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WOW, it's ALMOST TIME!


Friday, June 22, 2012

It's hard to believe that I will begin my induction in less than 1.5 days. I still have mixed feelings, actually, my feelings are pretty confusing lately and I don't even really know exactly how to explain them. But I am happy that the baby continues to be doing well.

The last 9 days the baby was breech so I was trying to prepare myself for my scheduled c-section. I really didn't want a section so I went on line to see if there was anything I could do to try to make him flip. There were lots of ideas, some really crazy ones that I avoided like hanging upside or standing on my head, lol, but also some that didn't seem to crazy to try. Though I must have looked like a nutcase to anyone who came in my room while I was in the middle of the floor on my hands and knees trying to distract myself from the discomfort by playing a game on my ipod (didn't help) while I had headphones pressed against the lowest part of my belly, held in place by my underwear to get him to turn. I also spent a lot of money on a relaxing belly massage at the hospital and an accupuncture treatment to get him to turn. Well it WORKED!! He was head down this morning. Please please please pray that he stays that way until he arrives!!

Thank you so much for all of your thoughts and well wishes. It means so much to know that I have so many people thinking about me and praying for my family. I look forward to posting good news as soon as I can.
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NIKKIV2 6/25/2012 3:56PM

    I have been MIA on here lately but I had to log in and check on you! I hope everything went as planned yesterday and you are resting and enjoying your precious boy!

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LIGHTHEART09 6/24/2012 4:02PM

    Father I decree and declare the favor of God, for this birth, that it will be quick, perfect and so beautiful. I pray for a strong healthy baby boy with a set of loud lungs...lol...I pray my friend Jenna will be relaxed, and comforted to know you are in the room holding her hand and guiding this birth along with your angles present to make sure that all is well.
I praise you and thank you for his amazing strong birth, and I thank you for blessing my friend Jenna with a healthy baby boy.
In Jesus Name,
Amen

All is well...
I love you mama...
Nan

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LILYGAL 6/24/2012 9:46AM

    Been thinking of you and praying for a safe and healthy baby boy!!! You'll do just fine. Can't wait to see the first pictures!!!

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CORINA-MOMOF4 6/23/2012 7:25PM

    So happy for your!! Hope you have a great delivery experience (I had 3 great ones followed by one face up difficult birth)

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TWNOMWE 6/23/2012 4:26PM

    Good news indeed. I will keep you both in my prayers and wish you a safe and quick delivery.

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CHRISTYBUG 6/23/2012 8:36AM

    That's awesome news! Good luck on the delivery! Can't wait to see pictures!

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FERRETLOVER1 6/23/2012 8:11AM

    Super news that he is head down! Yeah!!!

I can just picture what you must have looked like on your hands and knees with those headphones! emoticon

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MHNGJR 6/23/2012 4:56AM

    So glad your efforts worked. Praying that he stays down and that the delivery is complication free. emoticon So excited for you!

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MUSIC66 6/23/2012 3:39AM

    good luck for your induction thid sundsy prsyer your bsby boy arrrves safe and sound.

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JANIEWWJD 6/23/2012 12:50AM

    I am so excited for you. Will continue praying!!!!
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BRENDAF761 6/23/2012 12:41AM

    Great news for you Jenna! I can't imagine how excited you and your hubby must be. He will be here to hold in your arms soon! Good luck to you. I will be praying that everything goes perfect for you! emoticon

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JEWELS6170 6/22/2012 10:06PM

    I will be thinking of you Jenna. I can't tell you how happy I am for you. This will be a wonderful day for your whole Spark family. We love you!!!

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22JAMIE 6/22/2012 8:51PM

    sooooo glad he flipped for you!!! I'm glad that things are going well.

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MELTEAGUE 6/22/2012 8:33PM

    So glad you posted an update, have been thinking of you!
All the best for the delivery!

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TARABEAR 6/22/2012 7:57PM

    I'm sure the mixed emotions will continue but JOY will win out once he is here. That's great news that he turned! Wishing you an uneventfuly delivery! Continuing to pray for you! xoxo

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SKIRNIR 6/22/2012 7:33PM

    Glad he is head down now. Hope all goes well. Please, please let us know as soon as you can!

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KATYMARIA 6/22/2012 6:51PM

    So glad he turned! I am so excited for you!

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ANNEKATHLEEN 6/22/2012 5:50PM

    Woo hoo! You are so close! That little guy will be in your arms in no time at all! I'm due next Friday and will be induced the following Monday if he doesn't come before then. :) GOOD LUCK! Thinking and praying for you!

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2LABS2LOVE 6/22/2012 5:26PM

    emoticon Jenna...so glad you posted. Yes, I hope baby Aiden stays head down but my c-section was wonderful...and yes, I know why you don't want a section and I didn't either but she would not fit. BUT...you are so close to that amazing moment of hearing emoticon Aiden cry and then they will place him all warm and squirming on your chest and you will feel at peace! emoticon Please have someone, anyone post and let us all know that he is HERE! All of North America is waiting! emoticon You will have a smooth delivery as you have already done this...and your body will naturally do it again...and quickly! We can't wait to celebrate! emoticon

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HEALTHY4ME 6/22/2012 5:25PM

    Any one is anxious and you know you have every right to be, more so than most. All will go well and we will all be waiting for pics and news. Heres to a quick and easy birth and a very handsome little lad! HUGS

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KATELOSS2009 6/22/2012 4:38PM

    it's so normal for any mom to be a whirlwind of emotion the day before her kiddo arrives, but especially a Mama of two angels... we're all standing with you, Jenna...

so exciting!!! can't wait to meet Aiden and see his beautiful face!!!

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ELIZABETH-H 6/22/2012 4:21PM

    Great news that Aiden is presenting well, good luck hunny xx

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SURLYGIRL 6/22/2012 4:17PM

    Great news that he flipped. Good for you for thinking outside the box and coaxing him to do what you wanted. Can't wait to hear all about his arrival and see some pictures.

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LAURIE5658 6/22/2012 4:08PM

    I can't believe its time!!! Are you serious? Okay, we can do this and this is going to be such an awesome weekend!!!!!!

Let's do this thing!

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SINGER73 6/22/2012 3:53PM

    emoticon I can't wait to hear the good news and see pictures of your little man.

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TUFFYBIRD 6/22/2012 3:52PM

    emoticon I can't wait to hear of Aiden's arrival. I hope delivery is fast and smooth; thinking of you all.

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EVER-EVOLVING 6/22/2012 3:51PM

    Jenna, I absolutely have faith that you will soon be a smiling, happy, mama...and I know that it is an understatement to say that little Aidan will be so very loved and adored.

Your emotions must be running the gamut right now! I bet you go from excited to scared to thrilled to worry...and everything in between. Easier said than done, but try to put your mind on auto-pilot and the time will pass faster! This gift from God to you is what I've been praying for for almost 2 years now!

Good luck, my sweet friend, and please post pics as soon as possible! I KNEW God had a baby planned for you...

K.

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KASONSMOMMA 6/22/2012 3:43PM

    Praying for a fast, smooth delivery lady! You have come so far and you almost have your perfect little man in your arms! HUGS!

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OTEN36 6/22/2012 3:42PM

    Wishing you and your baby the very BEST of Luck...
My prayers are with you.
Dee

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