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Finally!

Last night we had our final "Prepared Childbirth" class at the hospital.  And we FINALLY had the tour of the maternity ward which was the part of the class that Paul and I were most looking forward to.  Although I really don't have anything to compare it to, as I haven't been in a maternity ward since my youngest brother was born, it seemed pretty nice.  We walked through the whole thing, from arrival at the hospital, to registration, to labor and delivery, to postpartum.  And we go to peek at some super cute little newborns in the nursery which was the best part!  The women in the class were ooohing and ahhing and most of the men looked pretty nervous.  I asked Paul if he was ready for such a tiny baby to come into our lives and he said "I didn't think they'd be quite so little!"... I think he has a lot to learn!

I also had a doctor's appointment yesterday.  Everything is looking good and I go back in 2 weeks for one last ultrasound to check the baby's size and position.  After the ultrasound I go every week until he arrives! 

So that's the news... In the meantime I'm waiting to hear whether my best friend is expecting a boy or a girl this time around and the suspense is killing me!!!


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