Shannon over at Rocks in My Dryer is hosting a meme this Labor Day about, well, labor. Check out the others here.
How long were your labors?
Kid #1, 24 hours
Kid #2, 6 hours
Kid #3, can't remember because of all the hospital stuff afterwards, but I think around 6 or 8 hours
Kid #4, 10 hours
How did you know you were in labor?
Kid #1, contractions
Kid #2, contractions
Kid #3, contractions
Kid #4, contractions
Where did you deliver?
Kid #1, at home, in a rent house in Arlington
Kid #2, at home, in Baird
Kid #3, at home, in a rent house in Clyde
Kid #4, at home, in Clyde
With Kid #1, I wished my midwife had some but sadly, she did not
There are certain things I will not have done in my bedroom and surgery is one of them
Who delivered them?
Kid #1, an awesome midwife in the metroplex area
Kid #'s 2,3,4, the only midwife I know of in the Abilene area