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Monthly Check-Up

Had my monthly check-up on the baby yesterday. Both the nurse and the doctor were very surprised that the ultrasound technician told us it was a boy at only 14 weeks. They said that she's probably right but that they thought it was too early to tell the parents just in case. I've got another ultrasound scheduled for next Friday, so hopefully they'll confirm that it is a boy or I know one husband who's going to be pretty disappointed not to have a namesake!

Otherwise the appointment was fine. I'm right on track for gaining weight and the baby's heartbeat sounded good- the doctor actually said that it was one of the strongest heartbeats he's ever heard so that's a plus!

That was the entire appointment- they weighed me, took my blood pressure, made me pee in a cup and listened to the heartbeat. Lasted less than 10 minutes (although I did sit in the empty waiting room for 40 minutes before they saw me.)

Should have more baby pictures to share next week!

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