Pregnancy Journal

First Trimester

3 weeks, 4 days (August 21, 2009) – Positive pregnancy test

4 weeks, 4 days (August 28, 2009) – Announce to Gregg grandparents

5 weeks, 4 days (September 4, 2009) – First ultrasound, Holli passes out on kitchen floor and goes to E.R., Announce to Rausch grandparents and all aunts and uncles

7 weeks, 0 days (September 14, 2009) – Second ultrasound, First OB appointment

11 weeks, 2 days (October 14, 2009) – Third ultrasound (first-trimester genetic screening), Second OB appointment

13 weeks, 2 days (October 28, 2009) – Fourth ultrasound (follow-up on ovarian cyst, benign), Announce to internet

Second Trimester

15 weeks, 1 day (November 10, 2009) – Holli begins to exercise again

16 weeks, 0 days (November 16, 2009) – Third OB appointment, Heartbeat in the 140s

18 weeks, 3 days (December 3, 2009) – Holli feels the baby moving for the first time

20 weeks, 2 days (December 16, 2009) – Fifth ultrasound, Fourth OB appointment, Discover baby is a boy

22 weeks, 4 days (January 1, 2010) – Miles feels small fluttering of baby boy moving

22 weeks, 6 days (January 3, 2010) – Miles talks to baby boy and he kicks in response

24 weeks, 3 days (January 14, 2010) – Fifth OB appointment, Measuring at 28 weeks

Third Trimester

28 weeks, 2 days (February 10, 2010) – Sixth OB appointment, Measuring at 30 weeks, Heartbeat in the 140s

29 weeks, 0 days (February 15, 2010) – First night of childbirth classes

30 weeks, 2 days (February 24, 2010) – Seventh OB appointment, Measuring at 34 weeks, Heartbeat in the 130s

32 weeks, 4 days (March 12, 2010) – Sixth ultrasound, Eighth OB appointment, baby measuring at 52nd percentile

34 weeks, 2 days (March 24, 2010) – Ninth OB appointment, Measuring at 37 weeks, Heartbeat in the 130s

36 weeks, 2 days (April 7, 2010) – Beginning of weekly appointments, Tenth OB appointment, Measuring at 38 weeks, Heartbeat in the 130s