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I thought I might have been losing some for a few days... but today I am sure of it!

oh thank goodness... some sign of visible change! :

I wont be pregnant forever!!! I wont!! woohoo! this baby will actually leave my womb at some time!

(granted I totally this means nothing time-wise, but having all those contractions with no "signs" of progress gets depressing! I'm just happy for any type of sing of progress.)

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YIPPEE!!! Just remember not to post when you are in labor LOL!

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YIPPEE!!! Just remember not to post when you are in labor LOL!


Well I'm pretty sure I can post so long as I don't ask for any advice. So, do not give me any advice heh

(I wouldn't mind letting people know I think I'm in labour, so I hope that's ok. hmm... )

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i'm laboring over some accounting documents, does that count? then we could be in labor together.

though, i am asking for professional assistance, so it's not a UPAB (unassisted purchase of business).
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i hope it goes quickly for ya!
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i'm laboring over some accounting documents, does that count? then we could be in labor together.

though, i am asking for professional assistance, so it's not a UPAB (unassisted purchase of business).
you crack me up!!

well I'm not actually labouring... just lost some plug is all. but I'm happy about it anyhow

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maybe you are. maybe you'll just be here chatting and go "oh wait, i need to go take a bath." and then, that's it. over and done. pops right out.

though honestly, i thought at this rate, the babe would wait til may. guess not! LOL
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I was hoping this was you!!! :

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wishing you a speady, pain free labour and gentle birth.

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maybe you are. maybe you'll just be here chatting and go "oh wait, i need to go take a bath." and then, that's it. over and done. pops right out.
oh that sounds good to me! let's hope it's even half as easy at that!

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Hooray, I'm glad you are feeling encouraged! : :

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I am so excited for you! Truly. It is so very hard to wait.
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no news... but more mucous plug bit by bit.

that's way TMI... I know. but i figure if anyone would pat me on that back over some mucous, it would be you all

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Wonderful to hear! I have been thinking about you. Praying all goes well and you are holding your newest blessing soon!
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You know, Ive been thinking about you (not in the weird sense) and wondering when something would "happen"...yay for prgoress!

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Yay! I have to admit to coming on the UC board a couple times to see whether you'd had your baby . Happy laboring (no advice! )

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OH MY! I feel like I have a cheering squad! you guys are awesome.

no baby yet. still pregnant. still losing some mucous here and there. and I feel pressure that's sorta different. not worse at all... just slightly different. (hard to explain)

I want to have this baby before May!! like um... by 10-ish tonight works for me, for instance

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I want to have this baby before May!! like um... by 10-ish tonight works for me, for instance


I so know that feeling.

You can dooooooo it! *cheer*
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no, i think you'll be pregnant forever until your explode. in may.

mucus notwithstanding. LOL j/k
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no, i think you'll be pregnant forever until your explode. in may.

mucus notwithstanding. LOL j/k
good grief! what did I do to deserve that!?

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no, i think you'll be pregnant forever until your explode. in may.

mucus notwithstanding. LOL j/k
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: Sometimes just that visable sign is such a reassurance that yes indeed, you won't be pregnant forever!!!
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Yay! I keep checking your sig to see the new baby's name and Bday.

Soon, mama!

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ok so some news (not the BIG news!!) just some news...

my husband checked me and as he put it - he can easily stretch me to fit four fingers. and when I felt (which is hard b/c my belly is too big to reach over) I could feel the very very thin membrane that's left, the bag of waters and the baby's head. it was like hardly a thing between my fingers and the head!

so I'm thrilled with this! for so long it was like I was stuck. and i know this doesn't mean I will have a baby tonight - but just knowing those contractions were actually doing something other than keeping me up all night and causing me senseless pain is very encouraging to me! woohoo!

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