Wednesday, June 17, 2009

I'm Officially on the way to becomming America's Next Top Momma! x2- Ultrasound #1 -


Here's the recap to date: Beta #1 - 500 - 10dp5dt, Beta #2 - 3671 - 14dp5dt

The first pregnancy scan (u/s) was initially scheduled for this Thursday, however, last night we had a bit of a scare. I went to pee and had an unpleasant surprise - light pinkish brown spotting. Needless to say, I freaked the Fuck out! Panic and worry shot through me and I was beside myself.

I had the u/s moved up and we went this afternoon for the big news. We sat in the room waiting for the RE for a good 20 minutes. OMG this was worse than the TWW. The 20 minutes felt like 20 hours. I don't think I've ever felt so much anxiety and overall nausea at one time.

The Doc started the U/S and formally introduced us to our 2 beautiful little beans. Yes! We are having TWINS!!!! They are snuggled side by side. Both are perfect in size and are measuring exactly what they should be at 5w6d :) Baby A and Baby B both presented very faint heartbeats as it is still too early but we are scheduled for out next ultrasound in 10 days. Hoping to hear the beautiful sound of our babies' hearts.

The doctor said that many women spot and I should try not to worry. Relief.
BTW, I just realized I know nothing about babies. OMG I'm having TWINS :0

11 comments:

  1. A thousand congratulations on the pregnancy--with twins!! Just to let you know I spotted for weeks, but apparently with no ill effects! :)

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  2. Congrats!!! I spotted too, it's common in an IVF pregnancy and even more common with twins! CONGRATS!!

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  3. OMG OMG OMG!!!!!! Sweetie, that is sooooo wonderful!!!! Hot Momma x2, I love it! So glad you saw tiny little heartbeats, I'm sure they'll be much louder next week!!! A million, bazillion congrats!!

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  4. Congrats x2!!! How exciting! That's great you got to see the h/b sooo early!!! Can't wait for the updates!

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  5. This is so awesome! I'm so happy for you! We are almost one week apart--so cool!

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  6. "I don't know nothin 'bout birthin no babies" -Gone with the Wind

    Well, looks like you're going to learn a whole LOT. No surprises on the twins but wishing you an awesome, uneventful pregnancy all the way to the easy birth of healthy twins!

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  7. Congratulations! I spotted with our first twins, and our RE said the same thing. And it went away after less than a week. Try not to worry and enjoy your babies!

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  8. Congratulations! A double blessing, how lucky are you!!!

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