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Forum: February 2012   07-26-2011, 09:43 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,415
Posted By jmd5294
Well, there was just an empty sac.  So no baby...

Well, there was just an empty sac.  So no baby this time around, either.  I think it's just easier to adopt.  This is my 3rd miscarriage, but the first time I will have to have a D & C.  I'm not...
Forum: February 2012   07-25-2011, 09:56 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,415
Posted By jmd5294
My ultrasound is tomorrow at 11:45am!  I am so...

My ultrasound is tomorrow at 11:45am!  I am so excited, but also very, very nervous!  I will be 9W6D tomorrow, and I am so scared there will be no baby in there. 
Had my OB consult today - which...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-22-2011, 03:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 484
Posted By jmd5294
Could be as simple as reflux with some...

Could be as simple as reflux with some developmental delays.  Could be sensory issues.  Could be attachment issues.  He could be on the autism spectrum.
I would contact early intervention-- they...
Forum: February 2012   07-21-2011, 04:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 573
Posted By jmd5294
So glad I'm in good company!  I'm 9 weeks today,...

So glad I'm in good company!  I'm 9 weeks today, and haven't even had an appt yet!  I go for a consult on Monday (which is just them getting a bunch of your medical history), and then for my...
Forum: February 2012   07-21-2011, 06:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 651
Posted By jmd5294
And can I bitch today again?? I had my first...

And can I bitch today again??
I had my first OB consult scheduled today for 9am.  Written in my book and everything-- I never miss any appts or write them down wrong.
I show up (with my 2 toddlers...
Forum: February 2012   07-20-2011, 12:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 698
Posted By jmd5294
Get on the waiting list for childcare now (you...

Get on the waiting list for childcare now (you can certainly take yourself off of it), and know that you don't have to decide until the baby is born.
With our dd, when we brought her home, I...
Forum: February 2012   07-20-2011, 12:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 858
Posted By jmd5294
I had previously gained 2 lbs, but then lost it...

I had previously gained 2 lbs, but then lost it again... so I'm at zero pounds gained.  9 weeks tomorrow.
Forum: February 2012   07-20-2011, 10:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 572
Posted By jmd5294
Just to give some reassurance about what having...

Just to give some reassurance about what having a sibling will do to your child--
My first 2 are unnaturally spaced children -- 8 1/2 months apart.  They were our foster children from infancy, and...
Forum: February 2012   07-20-2011, 10:18 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 651
Posted By jmd5294
For the first time ever in my life, I am behind...

For the first time ever in my life, I am behind on laundry.  I am someone who normally LOVES to do laundry.  But I am so tired, and it's so hot outside, I just don't feel like going out to hang it. ...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-18-2011, 03:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 642
Posted By jmd5294
My sister had surgery in her 2nd trimester of...

My sister had surgery in her 2nd trimester of her first pregnancy to remove a very big ovarian cyst that nobody noticed until she was pregnant.   The doctors didn't feel comfortable letting it sit...
Forum: February 2012   07-14-2011, 10:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 15,532
Posted By jmd5294
I was just worrying to myself and another friend...

I was just worrying to myself and another friend about how easy it seems.  I am 8 weeks today, and I've had no morning sickness.  A little bit of feeling very full and not hungry-- like a fullness...
Forum: February 2012   07-14-2011, 05:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 413
Posted By jmd5294
I have to say, I am a little bummed that we seem...

I have to say, I am a little bummed that we seem to have everything.  I wish I had something to shop for!  I'm sure I'll get some new covers or something, but we don't really need anything. 
I just...
Forum: February 2012   07-13-2011, 03:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,162
Posted By jmd5294
I love our minivan.  Love it. We bought it...

I love our minivan.  Love it.
We bought it only having 2 kids, but it has been a lifesaver.  Auto doors are awesome. 
 
We have a dodge grand caravan with the automatic doors and stow n' go...
Forum: February 2012   07-13-2011, 04:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,594
Posted By jmd5294
I'm not there yet, but I can kind of feel it...

I'm not there yet, but I can kind of feel it happening.  Gross, I know, but some are um, harder than others right now!!
 
Have you tried aquaphor around your anus?  Especially if you've already...
Forum: February 2012   07-13-2011, 03:23 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 858
Posted By jmd5294
I've gained 2 lbs so far.  I am 8 weeks...

I've gained 2 lbs so far.  I am 8 weeks tomorrow.  I really think it is all bloat and boobs. 
Forum: February 2012   07-09-2011, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 118
Posted By jmd5294
I think I just need some reassurance here.   ...

I think I just need some reassurance here.
 
This is my 3rd pregnancy-- I've had 2 miscarriages before.  Both miscarriages, I was spotting right away and had fully miscarried by 6-8 weeks.
 
So...
Forum: February 2012   07-09-2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 278
Posted By jmd5294
I was clear with my DH from the beginning-- I...

I was clear with my DH from the beginning-- I told him I needed his support more than ever, and he would need to step it up and do stuff that I normally took care of.  My hubby does well with clear...
Forum: February 2012   07-07-2011, 04:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 244
Posted By jmd5294
I stuck a list up on the fridge of activities...

I stuck a list up on the fridge of activities for them to do, so when I am just exhausted, I can refer to that rather than taxing my brain trying to think something up!!
 
Mine are almost 3 (Sept...
Forum: February 2012   07-07-2011, 11:43 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,415
Posted By jmd5294
I am jealous of everyone's ultrasounds! My doc...

I am jealous of everyone's ultrasounds!
My doc won't do one unless HCG numbers are off, and mine look great, and I've had no spotting, and only light cramping.  So I have the long wait until July...
Forum: February 2012   07-06-2011, 01:41 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,069
Posted By jmd5294
So far, so good for me.  I got HCG and...

So far, so good for me.  I got HCG and progesterone levels taken last week, and then again this week, and everything looks great.  Of course, that means no reason to bring me in for an early...
Forum: February 2012   07-03-2011, 05:07 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,069
Posted By jmd5294
I had 2 miscarriages years ago, but we have...

I had 2 miscarriages years ago, but we have prevented pregnancy (while adopting our 2 kids) since earlier this year. 
Now that I'm pregnant, I look for spotting every single time I use the...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   06-30-2011, 09:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,494
Posted By jmd5294
He is still at the age where I would request...

He is still at the age where I would request family members come to my house to watch him.  Heck, my kids are almost 3 and just turned 2, and my mom still comes to my house just because it's...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   06-30-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,702
Posted By jmd5294
When we were looking at buying a house, we knew...

When we were looking at buying a house, we knew that I wanted to be a SAHM (even though we had no kids back then).  We purposely looked at houses in a price range that we could afford on one...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   06-30-2011, 09:00 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,947
Posted By jmd5294
((HUGS))  Having no family support makes being a...

((HUGS))  Having no family support makes being a SAHM very, very difficult.
Is there a YMCA or a gym with free child care by you? 
I've found that I just have to TAKE time for myself.  We belong...
Forum: February 2012   06-29-2011, 04:38 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,169
Posted By jmd5294
Oh my.  My sister keeps asking me if "the dreams...

Oh my.  My sister keeps asking me if "the dreams have started yet", and they, um, started last night.  Wow. 
Every day, I wake up with bb's that are more sore than the day before.
Much better...
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