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Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   04-20-2015, 08:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 356
Posted By MommyRuth
I agree with all of the above! I am surprised at...

I agree with all of the above! I am surprised at how good food tastes now! It was a bit of a chore to have to eat at the end of pregnancy but having room now is fantastic!

Sleep is so much more...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   04-17-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By MommyRuth
Oh mama, I'm so sorry you're having a hard time....

Oh mama, I'm so sorry you're having a hard time. I can tell you that after all of that discomfort and illness, you will forget it all once your sweet baby is in your arms! I'm betting soon you will...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   04-17-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 381
Posted By MommyRuth
Congratulations!!!!!! He is just perfect! You...

Congratulations!!!!!! He is just perfect! You have such a beautiful family. Thank you for sharing your birth story!!! I can relate to how you felt at the end. I think one of the first things I said...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   04-11-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 529
Posted By MommyRuth
When I was pregnant with my 2 year old, I tested...

When I was pregnant with my 2 year old, I tested positive for GBS. After lots of research, I decided not to treat it at all. I had a home birth in water and the studies I read from the Cochrane...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   04-11-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 590
Posted By MommyRuth
Congratulations!!!! Hooray for your VBAC!!!!...

Congratulations!!!! Hooray for your VBAC!!!! Enjoy the sweet newborn snuggles!
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   04-07-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 369
Posted By MommyRuth
Ethan is here!

Ethan was born at 12:15am on April 7! I wasn't expecting him to arrive at 38w 4d but he weighs 9 lbs 2 oz. 21 inches long and just perfect in every way! Labor started around 2 in the afternoon. We...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   04-07-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,056
Posted By MommyRuth
Congratulations Chuord!!!!! Those are beautiful...

Congratulations Chuord!!!!! Those are beautiful babies!
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   04-05-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 698
Posted By MommyRuth
Well, I'm still pregnant! I did get a good...

Well, I'm still pregnant! I did get a good night's sleep so I'm feeling better emotionally today. I'm trying to relax, breathe, and enjoy my family and being pregnant. I hope I feel this mellow...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   04-04-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 698
Posted By MommyRuth
Baby is super low! It's painful to walk because...

Baby is super low! It's painful to walk because of his head pressing on nerves and my cervix. I almost feel like he could just fall right out! I've been having mild contractions on and off all day,...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   04-02-2015, 06:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 533
Posted By MommyRuth
They are just too precious for words!!! Glad...

They are just too precious for words!!! Glad things are going well for you! How are you feeling physically? Recovering well?
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   04-02-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 698
Posted By MommyRuth
Yes to all of the above! I was just peeing once...

Yes to all of the above! I was just peeing once or twice a night and for the past 4 nights it's been 5+ times. I'm 38 weeks today and am very excited to meet this little one! I am also trying to be...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-26-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,056
Posted By MommyRuth
I had a midwife appointment today. Baby and I are...

I had a midwife appointment today. Baby and I are both doing great! I'm measuring 39 weeks but I'm 37. I do feel like he will be a good size. My husband and I are both a little on the tall side, and...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-26-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By MommyRuth
Hooray!!! Congratulations!!!!! :joy

Hooray!!! Congratulations!!!!! :joy
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-26-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By MommyRuth
Bluedaisy, thank you for your kind words! I'm...

Bluedaisy, thank you for your kind words! I'm glad your shower was fixed! I can't imagine having to bed over to bathe me and the kids! Although the kids usually get a bath/shower once a week. DH...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-24-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 417
Posted By MommyRuth
Have you looked on SpinningBabies.com? You can do...

Have you looked on SpinningBabies.com? You can do some general balancing exercises to help baby get into a good position. Both of my older kiddos were breech. I had a version with my daughter and...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-19-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 733
Posted By MommyRuth
I go back and forth between being DONE and...

I go back and forth between being DONE and realizing I have a few things to finish up. Also, my son turns 2 on April 8 and I want to spend the weekend after his birthday celebrating him and doing fun...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-18-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 968
Posted By MommyRuth
Congratulations! They are both just perfect!

Congratulations! They are both just perfect!
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-12-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By MommyRuth
That's a great idea! I hope you find the perfect...

That's a great idea! I hope you find the perfect doula for you :-)
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-06-2015, 07:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By MommyRuth
Wow, that seems extraordinarily high to me! I...

Wow, that seems extraordinarily high to me! I live in Chicagoland and the doula we've hired is $800. She has a lot of experience, too. Have you checked doulamatch.net? Maybe you can find someone more...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-02-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 733
Posted By MommyRuth
[QUOTE=AntoninBeGonin;18546522]Oh gosh, Ruth! ...

[QUOTE=AntoninBeGonin;18546522]Oh gosh, Ruth! I'm sorry to hear about your leg. Is it healing up ok?/QUOTE]

It is healing well, thanks for asking! My husband took a week off of work right when...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-02-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 733
Posted By MommyRuth
Happy March! Things are going well here. We had a...

Happy March! Things are going well here. We had a day of nesting yesterday. I went through bags and bags of baby clothes and organized them by size. The washer and drier are busy today getting the...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   03-02-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,056
Posted By MommyRuth
Things are good here! I'm 33w4d and feeling good...

Things are good here! I'm 33w4d and feeling good today! Baby Ethan is head down, which is a big deal for me because my other 2 children were breech at this stage and when planning a home birth with...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   02-07-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 193
Posted By MommyRuth
The doctor telling you to eat carbs before the...

The doctor telling you to eat carbs before the test sounds to me like they were setting you up to fail. Pregnant women do well with lots of protein. The Brewer diet is helpful for helping prevent or...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   01-25-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 84
Posted By MommyRuth
Is the a particular reason that your doctor...

Is the a particular reason that your doctor thinks that you might need a c-section? It is highly unlikely that it would be decided this early.
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   01-04-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 227
Posted By MommyRuth
I can definitely empathize. I'm daunted by the...

I can definitely empathize. I'm daunted by the idea of having 3 children. 2 of them being 2 and a newborn. I'm also so glad to be a SAHM but it will be an adjustment, for sure!
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