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Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-23-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 603
Posted By LorenaAZ
Seriously, those cheeks!!!!!!! :love:love:love ...

Seriously, those cheeks!!!!!!! :love:love:love

Congratulations on such beautiful additions to your family!!! I'm so glad everyone is well and healthy! I am in awe of their size! They are...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-23-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 135
Posted By LorenaAZ
Congestion/sinusitis/rhinitis advice

Any advice for congestion/sinusitis/rhinitis? Night time is the worst! What I've already tried and hasn't helped: humidifiers, netti pot, nasal rinses, hot steamy showers, coconut oil inside my...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-17-2015, 12:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 655
Posted By LorenaAZ
Is anyone else just done being pregnant?! I...

Is anyone else just done being pregnant?!

I am finding it so challenging/almost impossible to work! I'm fortunate enough to be able to work from home right now, but I can't sit for longer than...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   03-12-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,094
Posted By LorenaAZ
Hi Mama, Just thinking of you, and hoping...

Hi Mama,

Just thinking of you, and hoping for the best. There is a really great and supportive subgroup on this website for single parenting. That's where I went when I was going through your...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-12-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 559
Posted By LorenaAZ
I was on anti anxiety & depression medication...

I was on anti anxiety & depression medication before finding out I was pregnant. I stopped taking it as soon as I found out I was pregnant. I also quit drinking coffee. To say that it made my life...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   03-05-2015, 12:40 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 265
Posted By LorenaAZ
I use one of these to keep hot water handy. I...

I use one of these to keep hot water handy. I also add vitamin E and a yummy smelling essential oil. ...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-05-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 655
Posted By LorenaAZ
We are 32 weeks today. Feeling a lot like teegan...

We are 32 weeks today. Feeling a lot like teegan db as far as symptoms. We went for a 3D ultrasound yesterday and got to see the baby's face. She's so chubby already! And looks huge! Totally...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-04-2015, 11:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 208
Posted By LorenaAZ
Chickweed, if you are planning on breastfeeding,...

Chickweed, if you are planning on breastfeeding, your baby won't be "completely unprotected." That is not to say that breast milk antibodies will protect the baby from everything under the sun 100%...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-26-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 45
Posted By LorenaAZ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0-kc3AIM_LU ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0-kc3AIM_LU


There's much more than just triclosan in baby's cord blood...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   02-15-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,205
Posted By LorenaAZ
That's so crazy. The numbers in the journal...

That's so crazy. The numbers in the journal article definitely support it. Thanks for sharing!
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   02-15-2015, 10:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 74
Posted By LorenaAZ
I haven't found any comfort yet either. I've...

I haven't found any comfort yet either. I've tried pillow between legs, full body pillow, angled bed, etc. I play musical beds every night. Start in my bed, toss and turn beached whale style, left...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   02-15-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 106
Posted By LorenaAZ
I can sympathize. I tried doing this a few weeks...

I can sympathize. I tried doing this a few weeks ago and ended up very blotchy. I guess it's either woodland creature or woodland creature with mange. Lol
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   01-30-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 155
Posted By LorenaAZ
My estimated due date is April 30th. We are not...

My estimated due date is April 30th. We are not planning to have a completely UC, since we have "birth attendants" that we have hired. However, I think I'm leaning towards putting out the call...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   01-29-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 183
Posted By LorenaAZ
I've been up for 72 hours with about 6 hrs of...

I've been up for 72 hours with about 6 hrs of sleep total. It's brutal. If it's not the incessant acid reflux/heartburn, then it's the baby kickboxing in utero. I just can't get comfortable enough...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   01-29-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 74
Posted By LorenaAZ
We're planning on a home birth. The only people...

We're planning on a home birth. The only people there will be our 2 birth attendants, my partner, and my daughter.
I don't want anyone else. Most people in my circle are way too nervous and...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   01-29-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 190
Posted By LorenaAZ
BelleCreole, I agree with you. It's getting...

BelleCreole, I agree with you. It's getting better. My daughter is so sweet, and we talk about things. She's very excited to meet her little sister. I love how she talks about our family, and...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   01-25-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 56
Posted By LorenaAZ
I would call your doctor's office and ask them to...

I would call your doctor's office and ask them to ask your doctor, if you'd like to know before you see her/him again. I'm sure there's more than 1, and every doctor has a preferred choice.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   01-20-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 321
Posted By LorenaAZ
I can't remember when it went past my bb. But I...

I can't remember when it went past my bb. But I know that at the 20 week ultrasound, baby was way above my navel. I was measured last weekend at 25 weeks, and my uterus is way up by my ribs (bottom...
Forum: Family Planning   01-08-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 102
Posted By LorenaAZ
Birth control while breast feeding

What are some good birth control methods that won't affect breast feeding? I'm really desperate to NOT get pregnant again. I was very seriously considering getting tubal ligation surgery after...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   01-03-2015, 12:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 190
Posted By LorenaAZ
Is anyone having/has anyone had second thoughts?

Every now and then I start thinking about how much this baby will affect my life, how I was so happy without her, loved my life, etc. Has anyone had or is having these kinds of thoughts? We didn't...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   01-02-2015, 11:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 321
Posted By LorenaAZ
Welcome, Sraplayas! How lucky for you to...

Welcome, Sraplayas!

How lucky for you to have tailored maternity clothes. I used to shop regular length and get things hemmed, but by the time it was all paid for, it just turned out to be too...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-22-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 157
Posted By LorenaAZ
We haven't done much either... I have 1...

We haven't done much either...


I have 1 outfit, and 1 toy that my mom sent us from Spain. I have a stroller from my previous child, but I also gave almost all of her clothes away (except for...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-22-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 148
Posted By LorenaAZ
chickweed, have you tried different positions? I...

chickweed, have you tried different positions? I was surprised to find that my commonly used positions had become uncomfortable (one even painful), and thank goodness I decided to experiment and we...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-22-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,483
Posted By LorenaAZ
Great to know everyone is doing well!! For...

Great to know everyone is doing well!!

For those of you with twins...while I read your updates, I just keep thinking about how neat it must be for your little ones to have each other in utero. ...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-22-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 321
Posted By LorenaAZ
Welcome, to all the Mamas who chimed in!! ...

Welcome, to all the Mamas who chimed in!!

I'm just curious to know when are your due dates??

I'm due at the end of April. But I have a feeling (maybe wishful thinking) that this one might...
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