Mom to Alfonso (Alfy) Anthony
Born into Heaven April 6, 2012
From Shannon’s blog post, Alfonso (Alfy):
It took me almost a full month to type Alfy’s story.
Thursday, April 5, 2012, I had an appointment with my OB. I was 28 weeks pregnant. I remember going to work that day and being so excited for my afternoon appointment, for two reasons. 1) I couldn’t wait to hear Alfy’s (note that at this time we still referred to him as “the baby” because we did not know the sex) heartbeat again and to see how we were progressing. 2) We were doing staff interviews for our summer employees and the appointment meant we had to end interviews early that day. I love my job and even doing the interviews, but interviewing approximately 70 college students in the matter of 5 days can be a bit overwhelming and tiresome at times, especially when you are 28 weeks pregnant. I even missed an interview that afternoon due to a post office/lunch run with one of my hallway friends. Either way, I was excited for my appointment, to learn a little bit more about my kiddo. [Read more...]