- Dio weighed 7 lbs 1 oz and was 20 3/4" long.
- His head was 34 1/2 cms around and he had Apgars of 9 & 10.
- Active, kick-butt labor was about 3 1/2 hours long, and I only pushed for 15-20 minutes total this time!
- My blood loss was minimal at less than 150 mls.
Tuesday, April 28, 2009
Still working on the birth story, but it's getting late and I need to sleep! We're doing well over here. I feel so good that I have to force myself to lie down and rest more. Dio is lovely, nursing really well, a very calm, gentle person. My breasts have gone up several sizes since yesterday and the colostrum is turning milky-white. My mom arrived yesterday and has been a lifesaver, amusing Zari and cooking meals and cleaning the house and letting us rest with the baby. Will write more tomorrow, but here are some stats on me and baby: