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2.5 Months PP, Second Cesarean in 2.5 Years (Shannon)

Previous posts here and here.

Pregnancies:2 pregnancies and 2 births

I wrote that I would eventually post some pictures of my PP body, so I am! I am now 3 months PP…the pictures are 2.5 months PP though! The part where my stomach hangs from my cesarean really bugs me…but it has gotten better! Liam is doing great, laughing, smiling, doing good on his tummy, breastfeeding like a champ. I see so much of Connor in him! I read him a book my Mom made me for him called “My Big Brother, My Guardian Angel”, and he loves it. I have made 2 very amazing boys, and I love them both so much!!

6 months pregnant with Connor
About 8 months PP with Connor
9 months pregnant with Liam
The rest are me 2.5 months PP after both boys

Updated here, here and here.

in Belly, Cesarean, Child Loss, Children with Health Complications, Postpartum, Pregnant, Second Pregnancy, Submissions, Update
9 comments… add one
  • billboardz360 Thursday, August 6, 2009, 9:54 am

    thank you for sharing and keeping everyone updated. you are looking great and are continuing to work hard, i’m sure. Keep smilin mama…. thanks again

  • Tiphaine Thursday, August 6, 2009, 10:01 am

    Shanon you look great!! You have such a cute face, a WONDERFUL spirit and a positive attitude. You go girl!
    You look so confident in your pictures.
    I followed you saga from the begining. I’m sorry about your little Connor passing away. You are so inspiring to me. Prayers for your family, especially baby Liam .:)

  • Sarah Monday, August 10, 2009, 12:41 am

    Wow you look amazing! I love reading when people have such sweet spirits! I remember all of your posts. Thank you so much for keeping us up to date!

  • Michelle Monday, August 17, 2009, 6:48 am

    Your first post made me cry. You are such a strong woman and I can’t even imagine going through what you have. Your boys are both beautiful and lucky to have such an amazing mommy. I want you to know, you have inspired me. I want to do something to help babies with those sorts of problems.

  • The one who posted...Shannon Wednesday, August 19, 2009, 7:50 am

    Michelle…thank you. Connor inspired me too. I actually started taking classes for nursing when Connor was about 15 months. I had to drop out because my finals were the day Connor passed away. It has taken me a bit to be ready to go back, but I am starting again in the Spring. It is my goal to work at Children’s Hospital Boston…where Connor spent so much time. He is an amazing baby boy!

  • AMANDA Wednesday, August 26, 2009, 1:05 pm

    omg ur sooo beautiful

  • Alex Friday, March 5, 2010, 2:18 am

    You have put me to shame with your story. Here I am worrying about a bit of excess weight and there you are displaying such courage, humour and love for yourself and your babies. I am inspired by you. Thank you.

  • Kari Monday, April 5, 2010, 10:40 pm

    I have been reading stories on this website for months now (I am 10 weeks PP) and I have never commented until now. I started crying reading your post. I feel awful that I am sitting here with a healthy child complaining about weight while reading your story. You are a strong and beautiful person. I am so very sorry for your loss. I thank you for sharing, you are an inspiration to me and many. God bless you and your family.

  • Jenny Wednesday, January 5, 2011, 11:35 am

    You are so beautiful! Absolutely stunning face. You really have inspired alot of us from your story. Thank you for sharing,and your children are beautiful as well!

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