Dad packs the car so we can drive back to Brisbane from out near Uki... at 5:00am...
Mum is very excited... Waters are gone but not really any contractions yet...
We get home after monitoring at the hospital and Mum decides to finally put all the clean baby washing away. Better have a late nesting urge than never....
re-organising between mild contractions
oops - a contraction on the fitball. I was writing on the blog about the morning so far...
Back to typing...
Dad gets nesting and cleans the floors
Contractions are getting stronger. Crouching on the day bed.
Oscar has just arrived. and mum is having a cuddle.
Fresh from the womb - with a bit of poo and muck on his face. He got suctioned as he had a poo at the last minute on the way out but all was good.
About to get weighed and measured. Check out the cone-head look. It was a bit squashy coming out backwards (OP) through mum's pelvis (and ouchy for mum too).
all swaddled up just after weighing.
back in the hospital room - day one - big poo!
tummy time with dad - day one
mum thinks he is adorable of course.
lungs working perfectly well
doesn't like nappy changes too much yet.
sleeping face. Day two - the cone-head has really come down
the 0000 clothes look so big!
awake. For 3 seconds between the never-ending feeds! Day 2
Bath! Dad and Oscar Day 2
Getting dry. Day Two.
So serious. Day Two.
Snuggling with Mum. Day Three.
More time with Mum. Day Three.
Going Home! In the capsule. Day Four.
Shopping on the way home. We needed food. In the fruit aisle. Day Four.
Day Four at home on the verandah, after a feed. Content.
Day Four Tummy time after a nappy change with Dad.
More dad - Day Four.
Day Four - awake and playing (for 3 minutes!).
Here I am. Day Four.
Day Five. More tummy time playing.
Moving the head. He can move from side to side to follow mum's voice... Day Five.