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Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   04-27-2014, 07:34 AM
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Posted By BallardBaby
When my second was born at home, we called my...

When my second was born at home, we called my sis to come to the house just in case DD1 (then almost two) woke up/needed her. Labor was quick and DD1 slept through the whole thing in her own bed. In...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   04-16-2014, 11:00 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 221
Posted By BallardBaby
It is definitely exciting and sad. Especially...

It is definitely exciting and sad. Especially then it is so final. Just a few days ago a neighbor told me she might try for a fourth and I felt a rush of excitement, thinking that I might try for a...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   04-13-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 221
Posted By BallardBaby
Yay!! I am excited for you!

Yay!! I am excited for you!
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   04-06-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 221
Posted By BallardBaby
Yep, it was scapel- fee and needle-free,...

Yep, it was scapel- fee and needle-free, performed by Charles Wilson aka "Dr. Snip" at Seattle's The Vasectomy Clinic. There was a feeling of a slight rubber-band snap at the very beginning when the...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   04-05-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 161
Posted By BallardBaby
That gives me hope!! I'm still on the knitting...

That gives me hope!! I'm still on the knitting only stage--no purling, no patterns. But I'm making lots of cute little blankies for my girls and their dollies.
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   04-05-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 221
Posted By BallardBaby
Well, the v went off without a hitch! Surgery...

Well, the v went off without a hitch! Surgery took five minutes, was completely painless, and hubby wasn't even sore afterward. It's pretty amazing. It was hard having to let him "recover" all...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   03-30-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 77
Posted By BallardBaby
Dang it. I've been having this, too. Don't...

Dang it. I've been having this, too. Don't remember it from previous pregnancies, but at least it's not at the severity level you describe OneSerenity. Thanks for the excellent resources, ladies!
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   03-28-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 221
Posted By BallardBaby
Finally!! I've been wanting to post in this...

Finally!! I've been wanting to post in this thread all day but this damn beer ad was in my way and I couldn't minimize.

My hubby is getting his V tomorrow morning!! Yay!! The big day is finally...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   03-26-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 32
Posted By BallardBaby
Oh I am so glad we are all talking about this...

Oh I am so glad we are all talking about this today!
 
I had a rough night, too. My girls had a tummy bug last week and I was up catching barf a few nights so I thought I was in the clear last...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-19-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,750
Posted By BallardBaby
I'm curious about this too. Had 12 hours active...

I'm curious about this too. Had 12 hours active labor with. #1, 45 mins pushing. Second baby was less than two hours from first contraction to baby nursing on my chest-- I woke up in transition and...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   03-10-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 126
Posted By BallardBaby
That was so beautiful and intense!! You know, I...

That was so beautiful and intense!! You know, I think I'm getting more ready http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/wink1.gif. And I loved the way the midwives cared for her right alongside her...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   03-06-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 38
Posted By BallardBaby
I definitely feel like my bump has home down!!...

I definitely feel like my bump has home down!! I'm 17 weeks now and no longer plagued by constant gas and diarreah like I was the first four months. I totally blame the bloat for how big my belly...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   03-06-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 94
Posted By BallardBaby
So glad I can finally read this thread! It is so...

So glad I can finally read this thread! It is so fun and informative! @house of peace I am just so grateful for all of your wisdom on allergies! I personally have been gluten/wheat free and dairy...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   03-04-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 44
Posted By BallardBaby
I was wondering about that, too...

I was wondering about that, too http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/smile.gif. As you get further, I bet MW will make a guess ...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   02-28-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 1,592
Posted By BallardBaby
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Oneserenityone http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1395641/the-bump-thread/0_100#post_17580378)

17 weeks....
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   02-25-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 25
Posted By BallardBaby
I lost 16 pounds in the first tri from severe...

I lost 16 pounds in the first tri from severe morning sickness. I have already put 8 back on and am about 16 weeks now. My guess is at this rate I'll be up 5 at the end of the 2nd and then gain...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   02-25-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 48
Posted By BallardBaby
Hi Hanny--I felt my first kicking at around...

Hi Hanny--I felt my first kicking at around 16/17 weeks--sometimes could even feel with my hand on the outside of my belly then! I hD felt little flutters before but I wasn't sure. Hubby couldn't...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   02-24-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 48
Posted By BallardBaby
Yeah, even if the Doppler is no pressing, I...

Yeah, even if the Doppler is no pressing, I still feel woozy later. As for actual pressing, jiggling and some of the other stuff they sometimes do with U/S, I also often have cramps the whole next...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   02-23-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 60
Posted By BallardBaby
I think all of your feelings are completely...

I think all of your feelings are completely understandable. I would likely feel just the same without a support system. Motherhood is so isolating anyway, but you have been so much more isolated and...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   02-23-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 77
Posted By BallardBaby
It's so frustrating that we have to remind them...

It's so frustrating that we have to remind them we're pregnant. It's like, I'm growing OUR kiddo, so pick up the slack for five minutes, OK buddy??!! Clearly I'm probably speaking to my own DH here....
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   02-22-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 30
Posted By BallardBaby
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by mandmleona http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   02-22-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 48
Posted By BallardBaby
@fragolina I always get nauseated after the...

@fragolina I always get nauseated after the heartbeat Doppler and after ultrasound. Even during it, I feel like my body sends some pretty strong signals against it...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   02-22-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 48
Posted By BallardBaby
@farmes94 I don't like it either. Makes me feel...

@farmes94 I don't like it either. Makes me feel kind of queasy. I don't even like hubby rubbing my belly right now--but I tend to be kind of overactive on the Braxton Hicks front these days...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   02-22-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 30
Posted By BallardBaby
It's funny, because I don't decorate the nursery...

It's funny, because I don't decorate the nursery based on gender, try to dress babies and tots pretty neutrally and get the same books/toys/etc. either way. I also never have a real gender...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   02-19-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 27
Posted By BallardBaby
Oh and I used it through two pregnancies...

Oh and I used it through two pregnancies already. With DD2 I unfortunately caught a terrible case of bacterial bronchitis when babe was 7 months along. For the next almost month I used it two to...
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