muppet729 (& any others to whom this applies) - I see that yours are about 19 mos apart - how has it been tandeming two so close in age?? Any advice for me as I'm about to be tandeming an 18 mo. old & newborn....?
I'd love to hear more about your experiences as I'm about to be a tandem nursing mama. My daughter will be 18 mos when my son is born this Feb. I'm reading Hilary Flower's book, but more info is always welcome!
Actual EDD: Feb 21
Baby's gender: boy
Length (in): 20
Baby Birthdate and gestation: Feb 12, 38-5
Time of day: 6pm
Length of labor:12 hours
Place of Birth: hosp
Other details: VBAC!
I'm not sure how preg you are, but at 6 weeks it's typically the size of a large pear and can only be felt via internal exam with one hand inside and another on your very low belly, just above your pubic bone. So, it's still sitting quite low in your pelvis. By 10 weeks, it's about the size of a grapefruit and you might just be starting to feel it externally particularly if you're very thin. By 20 weeks the top of your uterus is typically even with your belly button,...
I'm starving mostly (except during occ. bouts of nausea when food seems gross), but I'm still nursing my dd so that probably contributes to my hunger. I'm also about 5 1/2 weeks. And... I've totally had the loose bowels issue too! So weird cause I was way constipated with my dd. I've considered that this could be twins too though I guess I don't have any great reason for thinking so. What do you think is up with the loose bowels thing though? It's very unpleasant to...