This one's for the mamas - a different kind of survey for a change - it's all about your first (or only) born! Just copy and paste it in a new note for yourself!
Let's see how much you remember!
1. WAS YOUR FIRST PREGNANCY PLANNED? No.
2. WERE YOU MARRIED AT THE TIME? Yes.
3. WHAT WERE YOUR REACTIONS? Wheeee!
4. WAS ABORTION AN OPTION FOR YOU? No.
5. HOW OLD WERE YOU? 21.
6. HOW DID YOU FIND OUT YOU WERE PREGNANT? Home pregnancy test.
7. WHO DID YOU TELL FIRST? Don't remember.
8. DID YOU WANT TO FIND OUT THE SEX? Wasn't an option, since ultrasounds weren't routine at the time.
9. DUE DATE? October 29, 1982.
10. DID YOU HAVE MORNING SICKNESS? Nausea, but no puke-age. Mostly because I will go through FIRE to not puke.
11. WHAT DID YOU CRAVE? Peanut butter.
12. WHO/WHAT IRRITATED YOU THE MOST? My doctor; not being able to eat in labour while the nurses talked about some big banquet they went to.
13. WHAT WAS YOUR FIRST CHILD'S SEX? Female.
14. DID YOU WISH YOU HAD THE OPPOSITE SEX OF WHAT YOU WERE GETTING? Nope.
15. HOW MANY POUNDS DID YOU GAIN THROUGHOUT THE PREGNANCY? Don't remember.
16. DID YOU HAVE A SHOWER? Yes.
17. WAS IT A SURPRISE OR DID YOU KNOW? Surprise.
18. DID YOU HAVE ANY COMPLICATIONS DURING YOUR PREGNANCY? Nope.
19. WHERE DID YOU GIVE BIRTH? Westerly Hospital, Westerly RI.
20. WHO DROVE YOU TO THE HOSPITAL? I flew in a plane, actually, then a short drive from the airport.
21. WHO WATCHED YOU GIVE BIRTH? Dave, evil episiotomy!doc, bunch of random nurses.
22. WAS IT NATURAL OR C-SECTION? Vaginal, but not essentially natural, since I got a dose of (entirely useless) Demerall immediately before birth.
23. DID YOU TAKE MEDICINE TO EASE THE PAIN? See above. It didn't start to work until after she was born.
24. HOW MUCH DID YOUR CHILD WEIGH? 7 lbs 4oz.
25. WHEN WAS YOUR CHILD ACTUALLY BORN? October 26, 1982, 5:25 a.m.
28. WHAT DID YOU NAME HIM/HER? Mary Kathleen
29. HOW OLD IS YOUR FIRST BORN TODAY? Twenty-six, with a baby of her own!
I'm supposed to tag like 25 people. Anyone who wants to do this, consider yourself tagged.