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Forum: July 2014 Due Date Club   02-09-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 22
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Posted By annaka
I was hoping to encapsulate this time. (My...

I was hoping to encapsulate this time. (My fourth baby, first time I've considered it.) But I've recently come across the information that says perhaps I shouldn't consume it. My blood type is Rh-...
Forum: July 2014 Due Date Club   02-04-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 18
Posted By annaka
For those interested, a facebook group has been...

For those interested, a facebook group has been formed called "Due July 2014" Thanks!
Forum: July 2014 Due Date Club   02-02-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 18
Posted By annaka
Awesome! The group is called "Due July...

Awesome! The group is called "Due July 2014"
Forum: July 2014 Due Date Club   02-01-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 31
Posted By annaka
I also have a MW that recommends the Brewer...

I also have a MW that recommends the Brewer diet. In the list of books she wants me to read is "What Every Pregnant Woman Should Know- The Truth About Diets and Drugs in Pregnancy" by Gail Sforza...
Forum: July 2014 Due Date Club   02-01-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 18
Posted By annaka
Hello! I'm wondering if anyone would be...

Hello! I'm wondering if anyone would be interested in a private and secret facebook group for our Due Date Club? I love interacting with moms going through the same thing at the same time as me, but...
Forum: July 2014 Due Date Club   01-30-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 56
Posted By annaka
-Name: annaka -Age: 25 when baby is born ...

-Name: annaka
-Age: 25 when baby is born
-EDD: July 23rd
-Location: Upper Peninsula of Michigan
-1st child/2nd/3rd...: 4th
-Baby's sex: We will find out when he/she is born!
Forum: July 2014 Due Date Club   01-19-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 20
Posted By annaka
Same page here! I've been running around...

Same page here! I've been running around cleaning my house for the past couple hours, and as I sat down to rest and catch up on here, I felt major round ligament pain and my muscles are stretched...
Forum: July 2014 Due Date Club   01-16-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 40
Posted By annaka
I'm excited to say that after three hospital...

I'm excited to say that after three hospital births, my fourth baby will be born at home! DH and I had our first appointment last night. We live in a rural area and had only one MW that would travel...
Forum: July 2014 Due Date Club   01-16-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 63
Posted By annaka
Hello all! I'm just joining because I was...

Hello all! I'm just joining because I was previously in the August DDC. This is my 4th baby. I have a 3yo girl, 2yo boy, and a 1yo girl. My 1yo just weaned herself when I got pregnant (first symptom...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-16-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 16
Posted By annaka
Well, I've finally got a better EDD. :) I'm...

Well, I've finally got a better EDD. :) I'm about 3 weeks further along than I thought, which places me in the July DDC. So I'll be leaving this forum, and joining that one to be with the women who...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   01-15-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 415
Posted By annaka
I'm pregnant with my 4th, at least 10 weeks...

I'm pregnant with my 4th, at least 10 weeks along, could be farther. For my first, a girl, I basically hibernated the first trimester through. I felt really sick, but never vomited. (Still haven't...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-14-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 15
Posted By annaka
@lactatinggirl...

@lactatinggirl (http://www.mothering.com/community/u/144832/lactatinggirl) Such a positive, factual way of writing you have. I love your story, the way you've written it. :) My mom had an older...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-14-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 21
Posted By annaka
Same thing here. Yesterday was the first day I...

Same thing here. Yesterday was the first day I felt okay in about a month. I was sipping lemon water all day. Today I felt like crap again, until I realized that I hadn't touched it yet. So here I...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-14-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 15
Posted By annaka
Ditto to the magnesium! And the rest of...

Ditto to the magnesium! And the rest of HouseofPeace's advice sounds great as well. The lemon water and magnesium has got me back on track. For my 2nd I developed hemorrhoids for the first time in...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-14-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 29
Posted By annaka
Sounds like you're maxing out the homeopathic...

Sounds like you're maxing out the homeopathic remedies. Frustrating that they're not working! I've never dealt with one that tough, but would it be safe to try an otc cream when pregnant?
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-14-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 15
Posted By annaka
All this talk of tubs has really made me relax...

All this talk of tubs has really made me relax even more. My chiropractor (whom was my personal inspiration/pep-talker for a HB in the first place) has offered the use of her birth tub. During my 3...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-14-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 15
Posted By annaka
Wow! WendyJo your stories brought tears of joy...

Wow! WendyJo your stories brought tears of joy to my eyes. :) Beautiful. And I especially find a comfort in the birth of your daughter. To find a midwife so caring and there for you and your baby......
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-13-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 64
Posted By annaka
I hear you all! Totally had a really bad couple...

I hear you all! Totally had a really bad couple of weeks. I never vomit, but feel sick all day, worse in the evenings or if I'm really tired. Today is the first day I've felt almost normal. We're at...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-13-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 15
Posted By annaka
Thanks for the feedback so far! I have to add-...

Thanks for the feedback so far!
I have to add- the "con" about being messy- that was an addition of my dh's to the mix. lol :D

Today I had two great conversations that have really validated our...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-13-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 15
Posted By annaka
I was looking for some thoughts/advice/stories...

I was looking for some thoughts/advice/stories from mothers who've had or are planning a HB.

We have had 3 hospital births, and are currently expecting our fourth. This time, we are planning a...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-13-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 10
Posted By annaka
My chiropractor just gave me a good exercise to...

My chiropractor just gave me a good exercise to strengthen my core. A wall plank. Place your forearms on the wall, feet shoulder width apart a few feet from the wall and lean in. Focus on relaxing...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-13-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 17
Posted By annaka
How neat! I think I felt something last night-...

How neat! I think I felt something last night- just a bit of a flutter. I'm about 10 weeks or more along right now. I can't remember for my first three when I felt, but I know it was earlier than...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-12-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14
Posted By annaka
My dh is the oldest of 8. I'm the oldest of 7....

My dh is the oldest of 8. I'm the oldest of 7. We are expecting our 4th. And we'll be having as many children as we're blessed with. We're lucky to be in a community/faith where it's common to see...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-12-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 21
Posted By annaka
Ditto to the CALMmag! I take it at night before...

Ditto to the CALMmag! I take it at night before bed all throughout the pregnancy. For my 3rd, it was the first pregnancy where I didn't suffer from constipation, leg cramps, and major insomnia! The...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-12-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 19
Posted By annaka
Before my first pregnancy, I was about 160. Then...

Before my first pregnancy, I was about 160. Then I took that "eating for two" very seriously and I gained about 50-60 while pregnant for DD1. I've maintained right around 205 to 215 between my three...
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