Thursday, December 11, 2008


I have been tagged, which is good because it forces me to blog, so thanks Jana. Also, I have every intention of a fabulous blog post coming up soon.

First Born Tag
1.Where were you when you first found out that you were pregnant? At my house in Vegas
2.Who was with you? Just me. Tyler was at work. I would take those tests behind his back because he got tired of me taking them and being disappointed after several months in a row.
3.How did you find out that you were pregnant?Home pregnancy test.
4.What was your first reaction to finding out you were pregnant? Really? Really? No, really?That can't be right.
5.Who was the first person you told? Tyler
6.Did you plan to get pregnant? Yes, very much so.
7.Did you tell everyone else right away? No, we tried to wait for as long as we could to tell our family. I told a few close friends. We went home for the holiday's and had to tell because I was VERY sick and miserable.
8.Was everybody happy for you? I think so. It seemed that way. I remember that I was suprised at how excited my brothers were. They were more excited than anyone.
9.Did you go out and celebrate? Yes. Tyler brought flowers home and we went to eat at Outback that night.
10.Did you want to find out the sex? Yes.
11.Did you get any outfits at the baby shower that you just knew that you wouldn't put on your baby? Um.. not that I can think of right of the top of my head. I got really nice things actually.
12.How much weight did you gain? Don't you dare judge me. 50 pounds, okay. Is that okay with everyone?
13.What did you crave the most? Crunchy tacos from Taco Bell.
14.Did you crave anything crazy? Not really. Nothing that I normally wouldn't eat.
15.Who or what got on your nerves? The 115 degree heat.
16.Did you have any complications during your pregnancy? Other than being very fat and swollen, no. I was very, very blessed.
17.Where and when did you go into labor? My doctor did something to me to make me go into labor at her office (I will spare the details). A few hours later I was definitly in labor. I stayed at home for 3 or 4 hours, until my mom forced us to go to the hospital. They gave me a sleeping pill and sent me home to return the next day.
18.Who drove you to the hospital? Tyler and my mom.
19.Who was in the room when you gave birth? Tyler, my doctor, my nurse whose entire shift was spent with me (and she stayed late for me) and the OR team.
20.Did you go early or late? 5 days early
21. How long were you in labor? 12 hours at home, 17 hours in the hospital.
22.Did you have any drugs for the pain? Epidural
23.Did you go natural or have a C-section? After a long battle, a C-Section.
24.What was your first reaction after giving birth? She has hair and big, beautiful lips. There must be some mistake about that weight they just told me though.
25.How big was the baby? 8 pounds 12 ounces. 19 inches long
26.Did your husband cry? I don't remember tears from Tyler, just this smile that I have only seen the day we got married and the day Addy was born.
27.What did you name the baby? Addison Karma
28.Does her name have any significant meaning? Her middle name is after my Grandma.
29.Did you have any visitors? Yes, tons and tons.
30.Did the baby have any complications? Again, very blessed. Just jandice.
31.How old is your baby today? 2 years
32.When is the next one coming? 6 weeks
33.If you could would you do it all over again? Definately and I am.
34.I tag: Jessica, Patrice, Mandy, Sara Dawn. You are welcome.