Giving birth the second time without epidural The process is still pretty much fresh in my mind, so I thought I’d quickly have it all written down before I forget (like I did with most parts of delivering Blake). I’ll cut to the chase this time though, listing it down in point form. I had […]
Decided to bring this particular past event forward. It is to mark one year after Blake’s surgery last year. I will return to the chronological order of super backdated posts after this. 22 September 2011: Blake went for a surgery about two weeks after celebrating his first birthday. We went to the hospital, praying for […]
Blake returned to the hospital, five days after he was born, for a check up. His pediatrician, Dr. Yip, said he had a case of jaundice but a blood test was required to determine if Blake had to be hospitalized for treatment. Sean held onto Blake when the nurse was preparing to draw blood out […]
9 September 2010: Minutes after reaching the ward and room, Sean came into the room with our baby. He was so tiny! I remember looking at him wondering if it was all real. Up till this day, I can tell you, it still feels surreal.
Let’s start from the day before Blake was born. It was 8 September 2010, our estimated due date (EDD) for Blake was 9 September 2010. I felt a lot movements, which was as usual, but I also felt some pain. Not intense but it was discomforting. I have been quite paranoid in the last two […]