Saturday, June 4, 2011

Motherhood by the numbers

6: number of months it took us to get pregnant
276: number of days our baby boy lived in my belly
24: number of pounds I gained while pregnant
13: number of hours I was in labor, start to finish
0: number of interventions I had during labor
35: number of minutes it took to push our son into the world
1: number of seconds it took me to fall madly in love with him
109: number of days of glorious maternity leave I took
3: average number of hours of sleep I got per night after Sweets came home
40: number of pounds I lost when my thyroid went cuckoo postpartum
2: number of cup sizes I went up while breastfeeding
48: number of minutes per day I spend pumping
10: current number of ounces I pump daily
390: number of ounces of breastmilk I have been able to freeze
11: number of hours Sweets is currently sleeping at night (BOOYAH!)
7: number of hours I work outside our home, Monday-Friday
1442: approximate number of diapers I've changed since Sweets was born
4: number of Cheerios I find in random places every day
9? number of minutes I have to myself on a daily basis
24: number of hours in a day
7473639: number of hours in a day I feel like I need to get everything done
308: number of days since Sweetie Pea was born
308: number of days I have loved being his mama
57: number of days until he turns ONE


  1. <3 this post - numbers fascinate me!

    BTW - I wanted to say I'm a new follower from Toddle Along Tuesday!

  2. Hey Hey I found your blog from the blog hop on Growing Up Geeky! Nice to meet you. I'm your newest follower.

    I really like this numbers post! Great idea!!

  3. new follower :)

  4. What a cool post! Especially love the # of hours in a day you feel like you need. Same here.

    Thanks for linking up to Toddle Along Tuesday at Growing Up Geeky! I'm your newest follower via GFC :)

  5. Hi ladies! Thanks for visiting! I am in the process of visiting all of your links if you left me one and will certainly follow you back :) Toddle Along Tuesday is so fun!