FC: A baby is something you carry inside | you for nine months, in your arms | for three years and in your heart till | the day you die." ~ Mary Mason
1: About Our Family | Mommy and Daddy met at a Joeys only Seafood, where he was a cook andshe was a waitress in medicine Hat,Alberta in October, 2008. In May, 2009, they moved to Crows Nest Pass, and in August of that year is when they conceived who would become Alexis. At this time, Mommy was 20, and Daddy was 27. Before Mommy and Daddy got together, Daddy had three little girls named Dayveen, Lakotaa and Stephanie.
2: How We Found Out | We found out Mommy was pregnant when she was four weeks along, in the end of setember. The day she got the blood results back, she was with Morgan and Alex while Daddy was at work.
3: How We Told Our Family & Friends | We were going to wait until the first trimester was over, but Mommy couldnt contain herself. The cat was out of the bag.
6: 19 week ultrasound
7: My first ultrasound was on November 11, where we found out that the baby is a girl, and that she has gastroschesis. | First Ultrasound | 28 weeks
9: 6 month bump | 6 months | 25 weeks
10: January | Doctor visit - Find out gender
14: Progress | 33 Weeks | First, Mommy moved to Calgary because the doctors there were going to fix the baby once she was born.. Daddy had to stay in the C.N.P. to work.. They hated having to be so alone and so far apart.
15: So they packed up their stuff and moved in with Mommy's Aunt Chris in Edmonton in the end of February, 2010. The doctors there were even better than the ones in Calgary. They took good care of Mommy and watched baby very closely to make sure she was healthy and happy.
19: Mommys belly got really big and stretched out. But she loved her big pregnant belly and every stretch mark that came with it.
20: 1 week before birth
21: 37 Weeks
24: Alexis Marie Born on April 29th, 2010 at 4:54 PM 5lbs 6oz