Thoughts & Happenings 06/09/17

My hCG levels from yesterday were almost triple what they’d been on Tuesday!! They went from 4,833 to 12,771 in forty-eight hours. 😊

This is fantastic news as it means the pregnancy appears to be progressing normally!

Some thoughts on this day at which point I’ve known about baby #5 for a little over twenty-four hours…

I honestly didn’t want to be pregnant a few months ago. I just wasn’t ready yet. We should have been using birth control but I guess I didn’t realize that I wasn’t ready. When the possibility of it came up, I found that I didn’t like the idea of having to experience pregnancy symptoms again so soon. That being said, I would have whole heartedly embraced being pregnant if it had been time.

But now! I am now soooo happy to be expecting again! I’m only a little concerned about a few things, but all I can do is take care of myself and leave the rest in God’s hands. ^_^ I truly hope that our fifth and final baby is on his or her way!

I just turned thirty-seven last week so I’ll be considered advanced maternal age again but I’m healthy so… 😉

It’s funny, only about an hour after I found out yesterday, I startled at the thought that I’ll have to choose between having a repeat c-section or a VBAC. I mean, I knew this before but all of a sudden it’s real. lol

I’m really excited, we’ll be telling the kids tonight! 💕 So, shhhh, please don’t say anything to my daughter, Maggie, yet!

I’ll be back next Thursday to share how the next ultrasound goes. Thank you for praying and for supporting me, ladies. 😊

28 thoughts on “Thoughts & Happenings 06/09/17

    1. Thank you!! We are so excited! 😊 I’m not loving the symptoms that have started this week (lol) but I’m thankful for what they hopefully mean. 💕

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      1. Oh I know so much what you mean – I had kind of a rough first 15/16 weeks of feeling miserable. Not fun, but so worth it right? 😊 I hope you feel better and will keeping praying! 💕

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