Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 250
Search took 0.14 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: PrimalJoy
Forum: Trying To Conceive   10-25-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
Sorry I've been so off the grid! I've popped in...

Sorry I've been so off the grid! I've popped in now and then to see how everyone is doing.

Oxford -- Woo hoo for your little blasts! I'm rooting so hard for you!

Wengrin -- Congrats on your...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   09-04-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
Chuord!! Twins!!!! I just knew it. I'm so, so, so...

Chuord!! Twins!!!! I just knew it. I'm so, so, so happy for you.
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-25-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
Hi, everyone! Chuord -- Lurking and...

Hi, everyone!

Chuord -- Lurking and stalking your continued numbers! They look awesome and I wouldn't be surprised to see more than one in there, but of course one strong bean would be wonderful,...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-18-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
Chuord -- How did DH take the news?? I'm still...

Chuord -- How did DH take the news?? I'm still so WOW for you. I always knew your bfp was coming, but I'm so glad to see it here, and with such robust numbers. You deserve for it to be your turn!
...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-16-2014, 02:23 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
Chuord!!!!!! I'm awake at 4 a.m. reading this ---...

Chuord!!!!!! I'm awake at 4 a.m. reading this --- sooooooooo happy for you. Those numbers sound good, too, right? Stick, little one! You are so loved and wanted!!!!
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-14-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
Hi, everyone! I am catching up, but haven't been...

Hi, everyone! I am catching up, but haven't been online since the birth. Just wanted to say hi. We're doing good, just tired and in the weird world of having a newborn. I'm working at home again (I...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-07-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
Gideon Thomas was born at 9:12 p.m. last night. 8...

Gideon Thomas was born at 9:12 p.m. last night. 8 lb, 4 oz, 20 inches, 13 inch head. He is perfect, calm and so alert, wanting to nuzzle and nurse endlessly. Delivery was a bit rough; there was a...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   08-05-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 4
  Labor
Views: 480
Posted By PrimalJoy
Labor

Time to start a "I think I'm in labor" thread?

Anyway, I think I'm in labor. It's early, but I'm getting regular ctrx and lost my mucous plug. Yay! Trying to catch some zzzz's before things pick...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-05-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
Pretty certain I'm in early labor. I was able to...

Pretty certain I'm in early labor. I was able to snooze for the last few hours, but contractions continued. They're still mild and irregular, but definitely labor-ish. I went and made toast and came...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-05-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
Well, I think something is starting up....

Well, I think something is starting up. Contractions got more intense this afternoon, about five minutes apart but still pretty irregular, and now having some brown discharge, which I haven't had...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-05-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
Oh my goodness, mamaBlue. He is so, so cute.

Oh my goodness, mamaBlue. He is so, so cute.
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   08-05-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 818
Posted By PrimalJoy
Ugh, I find it so creepy when people comment on...

Ugh, I find it so creepy when people comment on "how I'm carrying." I look very low, and they always say that, but the truth is that this baby has never engaged (and likely won't until my labor...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-05-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
I'm not too impressed with what's going on....

I'm not too impressed with what's going on. They're *really* irregular, and might just be pressure from the baby on my cervix. I'm being positive and telling myself that it's probably making my...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-05-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
P.S. My BH contractions changed yesterday, became...

P.S. My BH contractions changed yesterday, became a lot more uncomfortable getting toward painful. I timed them for a bit, and they were 6-12 min apart, about a minute long. Different but not too...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   08-05-2014, 03:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,160
Posted By PrimalJoy
My due date was yesterday. I'm feeling more than...

My due date was yesterday. I'm feeling more than ready at this point... Lots of contractions, but no good labor pattern happening. I am giving up hope of ever giving birth.
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-05-2014, 03:22 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
Awesome, Mares!! I'm so happy for you! Enjoy that...

Awesome, Mares!! I'm so happy for you! Enjoy that sweet little baby.
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   08-04-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 488
Posted By PrimalJoy
Don't stress out too much! I always end up with a...

Don't stress out too much! I always end up with a lot of odds and ends I didn't think about that we take care of after the baby comes. Here is what I try to get done (and I think? I have done for...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-04-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
Hear, hear! Thinking of you, Mares.

Hear, hear! Thinking of you, Mares.
Forum: July 2014 Due Date Club   08-04-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,465
Posted By PrimalJoy
Can you talk to your midwife about natural...

Can you talk to your midwife about natural induction at the hospital, such as with a breast pump? I had a good friend who went to 42 weeks who got her labor started that way after her midwife...
Forum: July 2014 Due Date Club   08-04-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,465
Posted By PrimalJoy
Oh, Mares, you must be so frustrated. I'm curious...

Oh, Mares, you must be so frustrated. I'm curious -- is it standard to repeat the GBS test if it's negative at 36 weeks? Just wondering if my providers will do that as well. I was positive last...
Forum: July 2014 Due Date Club   08-04-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,910
Posted By PrimalJoy
The newborn period is so difficult, farmes. Try...

The newborn period is so difficult, farmes. Try to take it all a day at a time. The baby they are today won't be the baby they are tomorrow or a week or month from now. It gets better, and there are...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-03-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
It could be stress! Maybe hormonal rebalancing...

It could be stress! Maybe hormonal rebalancing (if you had a hormonal IUD in)? It's not likely it's infection; that would show up as low belly/pelvic pain, and possibly fever and flu-type symptoms.
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   08-02-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,160
Posted By PrimalJoy
doopamama -- Don't feel bad! I have been whiny,...

doopamama -- Don't feel bad! I have been whiny, on and off, for months. Sometimes I feel fine, and then a have a rough day where I just don't feel like I can do this another minute. Like, four months...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   08-02-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,069
Posted By PrimalJoy
I was 36 and change when they determined he was...

I was 36 and change when they determined he was breech, and 37 weeks 1 day at the ultrasound when he showed head down. So, he spontaneously flipped sometime that week. There is still certainly a...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-02-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 7,190
Posted By PrimalJoy
Still pregnant! It's Mares' turn next, so I'm...

Still pregnant! It's Mares' turn next, so I'm waiting for my turn. ;-) My midwife recommended putting some evening primrose capsules in my vagina to encourage my cervix to ripen, and we picked some...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250

 
Forum Jump: