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Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-20-2014, 01:30 PM
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Views: 763
Posted By Lauren82
The older kids help me with some kitchen tasks...

The older kids help me with some kitchen tasks like peeling potatoes and preparing simple meals (tacos, spaghetti, etc..). But other than that, it's up to me. We don't have family close by. My...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-20-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 763
Posted By Lauren82
It just hit me today that Thanksgiving is fast...

It just hit me today that Thanksgiving is fast approaching and I will have to cook the big turkey dinner. :bawl

I feel guilty because I usually enjoy cooking so much and now I can barely stand to...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-20-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 1,094
Posted By Lauren82
I know that everyone is different, but in my past...

I know that everyone is different, but in my past pregnancies, 11/12 weeks is when I start having some good days here and there. I can't tell you how many times I was worried that I felt too good so...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-19-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 452
Posted By Lauren82
Confession: I'm eating Domino's Pizza (pepperoni...

Confession: I'm eating Domino's Pizza (pepperoni and onion) and drinking.... Dr. Pepper. Drinking plain water makes me nauseous. :(

Yesterday all I wanted to eat was popcorn.
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-13-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 452
Posted By Lauren82
Cinnabon! omg. want. We have that at the mall. I...

Cinnabon! omg. want. We have that at the mall. I know where I will be going this weekend.
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-12-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 452
Posted By Lauren82
Me too!!!! It's like something takes over me and...

Me too!!!! It's like something takes over me and I can't control what I eat. It drives me nuts because I know better than to eat fast food yet it's the only thing that sounds appealing.
Right now...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-09-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 763
Posted By Lauren82
I feel your pain! I have prepared several things...

I feel your pain! I have prepared several things only to take a look at them or smell them and immediately not be able to eat them.
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-09-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 763
Posted By Lauren82
It's awful, isn't it? It should get better in the...

It's awful, isn't it? It should get better in the 2nd trimester and you'll feel like you have more control over eating. Right now I'm just going with whatever I can get in my tummy and trying to...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-06-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 314
Posted By Lauren82
Yep! With my first I didn't need maternity pants...

Yep! With my first I didn't need maternity pants until nearly 20 weeks. Every pregnancy after, I've needed to make the switch at 8-12 weeks.
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-06-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 207
Posted By Lauren82
Lately I've been hooked on the show Once Upon a...

Lately I've been hooked on the show Once Upon a Time. It airs on ABC but is also on Netflix.
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-06-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 212
Posted By Lauren82
Subchorionic Hemorrhage :(

I have been spotting a bit and was able to get into my OB for a quick u/s. I have a small subchorionic hemorrhage. The u/s tech didn't seem too excited about it but I googled and now I'm freaking...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-05-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 1,094
Posted By Lauren82
First trimester sucks, especially for the...

First trimester sucks, especially for the uncertainty. After experiencing early losses, it can be hard to stay positive and relax.
I'm counting down the days until I am 9 weeks and can order a...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-03-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 294
Posted By Lauren82
I've also had spotting and everything turned out...

I've also had spotting and everything turned out okay. When it happened to me during my last pregnancy, I mentioned it on Facebook and a bunch of friends and relatives piped up with their experiences...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-03-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 362
Posted By Lauren82
I think my bloat bump gets bigger as the day goes...

I think my bloat bump gets bigger as the day goes on. It also doesn't help that I went from a strict Paleo diet to eating grains and dairy just to get some food in me. :( I cannot wait for nausea to...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   11-02-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 763
Posted By Lauren82
I cannot wait until the nausea goes away. ugh. I...

I cannot wait until the nausea goes away. ugh. I can't look at food, smell food or think about food. I had to go grocery shopping earlier today and kept dry heaving at all of the smells. I get...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   10-31-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 210
Posted By Lauren82
Sounds like good news. It's great they are...

Sounds like good news. It's great they are keeping an eye on you! :thumb
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   10-30-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 210
Posted By Lauren82
It is scary but actually quite common. I had to...

It is scary but actually quite common. I had to take the supplements during my last pregnancy. My progesterone was less than 10. The good news is that the supplements work really fast. I used the...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   10-30-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 410
Posted By Lauren82
What previous posters have said before is true,...

What previous posters have said before is true, every birth is different. I've had some that I'd consider good and some not so good. It might be odd for some to hear but my home birth was not as nice...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   10-29-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 105
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Views: 1,624
Posted By Lauren82
Is that the Trader Joe's pumpkin pecan oatmeal by...

Is that the Trader Joe's pumpkin pecan oatmeal by chance? I tried to make that last night and couldn't eat it because the smell reminded me of a candle or potpourri. :lol
But I loved it before I...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   10-29-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 105
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Posted By Lauren82
Currently inhaling: Chipotle burrito bowl with...

Currently inhaling: Chipotle burrito bowl with steak and chicken (yes, BOTH), white rice, black beans, fajita veggies and salsa. With chips and guac. :joy
The employee that made it loaded the bowl...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   10-27-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 105
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Views: 1,624
Posted By Lauren82
Also, I had fully intended to come home after...

Also, I had fully intended to come home after class this morning and have a healthy meal of roasted chicken and veggies. Instead, I spotted Mc Donald's and ended up with a quarter pounder and fries....
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   10-27-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 159
Posted By Lauren82
Round ligament pain already?

Is anyone else getting this already? I was sitting on the couch last night and stood up and it felt like I pulled a muscle times 10 in my lower abdomen. It's also tender if I poke around in that area...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   10-27-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 105
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Posted By Lauren82
Mnmtm, I can totally sympathize with you! My DH...

Mnmtm, I can totally sympathize with you! My DH is similar. I get zero pregnancy sympathy from him. I wish there was a way to let them feel how we feel for a day and maybe they would be a bit...
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   10-22-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 2,146
Posted By Lauren82
Oh the sleep thing. I go to bed feeling exhausted...

Oh the sleep thing. I go to bed feeling exhausted and then wake up 5 times to pee and get a snack. Last night I woke up one time drenched in sweat and my boobs felt like they were going to pop off my...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   10-19-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 418
Posted By Lauren82
Hey fellow DDC member. :) This is my 2nd...

Hey fellow DDC member. :)

This is my 2nd pregnancy eating Paleo. My advice would be to eat more carbs if you are craving carbs. Have more sweet potatoes, squash, and even white potatoes or...
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