Friday, May 18, 2007
names and update
About three months before I got pregnant I had a dream that I had triplet boys. I told them that they could name themselves and the names they chose were: Joe, Joey and Joel. Uggh. I decided letting them name themselves was probably not a good idea. So, I decided to go with Will, Frank, and Elsa. (I don't like your name choice and you might just turn into a girl). Those are still my top names. Mainly because we can't agree on anything else. That, and every time we start talking about names it just turns into a game of finding the worst name ever. David spent about an hour one day trying to find a name that ends in -o that I would agree to (think Columbo).

Despite the dream, I was not expecting triplets. At all. Our doctor had told us that our chance of twins was 8% and our chance of triplets was less than 1%. Honestly, it was getting to the point where I wasn't expecting to have another baby at all.

We had another ultrasound this week (we'll have an ultrasound every two weeks from here on out and at some point it will move up to a weekly deal) and things looks good. I haven't gained as much weight as the books recommend, but the babies are measuring well (Girl A is 10 oz, Boy B is 10 oz, and Boy C is still Chancho at 11 oz), which is what matters. We had a very extensive ultrasound and everything looks good (as far as ultrasounds can tell), so that's a relief.

I'm still feeling queasy from time to time but I haven't thrown up in two weeks and I'm feeling much more normal. I get tired easily and I take naps every day. I'm starting to get big (at 18 weeks I look 6-7 months pregnant) and have times already when I can't get comfortable. I'm sure I haven't seen anything yet.
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