Category Archives: dr. mccall

harper’s birth story – part 3 (the final chapter)

I HEART EPIDURALS. once i said GIVEMEMYEPIDURALNOWPLEASE (and when it was time to get it) the anesthesiologist came in and asked me a few questions and then got to work on my spine (OUCH.)  and i got the epidural even … Continue reading

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harper’s birth story – part 2b

ok, where did we leave off…? ah yes, we were RELUCTANTLY walking down the hospital L&D wing to our new room, room 11.  and yes, i did gripe the entire way.  i mean i was walking down a long hallway … Continue reading

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harper’s birth story – part 2

the night was a short one. we knew we should get our rest, but we stayed up talking about what was about to go down (only after watching the season finale of 24 – we had to know what happened with … Continue reading

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harper’s birth story – part 1

many of you have asked what happened the day harper was born – how it went, did i have an epidural, how long was i in labor etc. it is a long one, so here it is, in three parts. this … Continue reading

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HOW…? oh man.

we had our third and final ultrasound yesterday.  all is well with LL!  she is a lovely 7 pounds 7 ounces and barely has fuzz on her little head – unlike her daddy who had a FULL head of hair, … Continue reading

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just in case you are still bored – a how to part two

this morning the hubby and i found ourselves, again, waiting for the wonderful dr. mccall.  and since we are pretty brilliant in the “things to do while you wait” category, we came up with a few more ways to amuse yourselves whilst … Continue reading

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how to entertain yourself while waiting for the doctor

i know many of you may be in waiting rooms or exam rooms from time to time waiting for a doctor, so the baby daddy and i thought we would give you some tips and ideas on how to wait, and wait well. … Continue reading

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