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So you may be wondering what I'm thinking about now that my due date has come and gone, but as I mentioned in my last post, I have somewhat of a "due date window" that ranges from April 9th (yesterday) to April 14th (this coming Thursday), so I'm not stressing because I know I've still got time. Now even though Avery is not here yet, my body has begun warming up in some major ways. For starters, she seems to continue dropping lower and lower into my pelvis as the days go by and I've been having lots more "pre-labor warm-ups" (or Braxton-Hicks contractions as you may call them). It's kind of funny being a first time mom because I have no idea what "real" contractions feel like...you know those ones that mean: "It's time!" or "You better call your midwife!" Everyone tells me that you will "just know" but for someone who has never been through it, those are not reassuring words!
Here's what's been going on as far as contractions are concerned this week:
-they range in feeling like the following two things:
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