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Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   03-04-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 305
Posted By pennywhistle
I'm a total hormonal weepy mess. Everything...

I'm a total hormonal weepy mess. Everything makes me cry. My husband has taken to asking me "Are you upset? Or are you pregnant?" and the answer is pretty much always "sniff...just pregnant. But...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   03-04-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 565
Posted By pennywhistle
That is SO CUTE. The toddler bed next to our...

That is SO CUTE.

The toddler bed next to our bed sounds good, but our bedroom isn't big enough. I don't think a king would fit, even if Todd magically finds the cash to buy one. If things get...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   03-04-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 292
Posted By pennywhistle
I'm still wearing nursing tanks, even though we...

I'm still wearing nursing tanks, even though we stopped nursing 6 months ago :hide I just hate bras!

I work in a relatively casual office, luckily, so I can get away with comfy stretchy shirts. ...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   03-04-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 565
Posted By pennywhistle
Three birthdays in March?! Holy cow. Ugh,...

Three birthdays in March?! Holy cow.

Ugh, sleeping arrangements. My son is doing great in his own room (we co-slept until 18mo and he's been sleeping pretty much 12hrs straight on his own ever...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   03-04-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 277
Posted By pennywhistle
acordio and Judy - love those photos! Your kids...

acordio and Judy - love those photos! Your kids all look so happy :)
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   03-02-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 277
Posted By pennywhistle
I love seeing all the kids! Such a good looking...

I love seeing all the kids! Such a good looking bunch! And Ronna, I love how your kids all tower over you ;) My husband is the shrimp in his family at 6'1" (his brothers and father are all...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   03-02-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 277
Posted By pennywhistle
I know, he looked exactly like me when he was a...

I know, he looked exactly like me when he was a baby, but around his first birthday he started morphing into his father :lol

Your boys are so beautiful! I definitely see the family resemblance :)
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   03-02-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 277
Posted By pennywhistle
Show me your family!

Tell me about your family! Let's see their faces!

Here's my husband and son on a recent steam train adventure. He just turned 2.5 last week (my husband is a little older :wink).
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   03-02-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 945
Posted By pennywhistle
Angelorum that tunic is so cute! I know what you...

Angelorum that tunic is so cute! I know what you mean about dresses getting too voluminous past the belly. I bet you could just take it in a bit around your thighs? Maybe? Regardless, I love the...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   03-02-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 156
Posted By pennywhistle
Yes! Go with Atticus! I approve ;) My Atticus...

Yes! Go with Atticus! I approve ;) My Atticus is just learning to say his own name, and pronounces it "AT-kiss" which is pretty cute :)

For a middle name I think we're going with Clifford,...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   02-27-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 945
Posted By pennywhistle
keakiepie those letters are so cute! I keep...

keakiepie those letters are so cute! I keep meaning to make pennants/flags that spell out "Atticus" for his room. I love your style :)
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   02-27-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 156
Posted By pennywhistle
Any name finalists?

Here are some of my favorites for boys:
Eli, Oscar, Ambrose, Silas, Anselm, Cyrus

And my favorite girl names that we were considering before we found out gender:
Evelyn, Blake, Colette, Lyra,...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   02-27-2015, 12:12 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 565
Posted By pennywhistle
Sorry for the no-sleeping, Judy :( I also...

Sorry for the no-sleeping, Judy :(

I also haven't heard anything about my placenta position - I'm assuming they would say something if it was potentially close to my cervix?

Yay for passing the...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   02-23-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 2,776
Posted By pennywhistle
My first pregnancy was just like this - super...

My first pregnancy was just like this - super high up under my rib cage. And they're both boys...apparently my pregnancies are very stereotypical!
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   02-17-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 945
Posted By pennywhistle
Judy those clothes are fantastic! Do you use...

Judy those clothes are fantastic! Do you use patterns? What fabrics do you use? I still only sew with cotton (just quilts/blankets), but would love to branch out into knits.

A good friend...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   02-17-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 355
Posted By pennywhistle
I'm sorry to hear about your iron results,...

I'm sorry to hear about your iron results, ryleeee. I hope the midwives have some suggestions? One thing I recently learned is that vitamin C helps with iron absorption, and calcium inhibits it. I...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   02-13-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 55
Posted By pennywhistle
My parents took us to Hawaii a few weeks ago,...

My parents took us to Hawaii a few weeks ago, which was perfect! It was really nice to have some vacation time with our current little family of 3, before everything changes :)
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   02-13-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 353
Posted By pennywhistle
The other night I noticed that ants were starting...

The other night I noticed that ants were starting to come in the house, so I swept and mopped the living room, then went ahead and started sweeping our bedroom too...at 11:30pm. My husband worriedly...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   02-13-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 2,776
Posted By pennywhistle
Love the photobomber! Here's me at 28 weeks. ...

Love the photobomber! Here's me at 28 weeks. People are officially giving me seats on the train finally, without me having to ask first.
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   02-13-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 355
Posted By pennywhistle
I've been neglecting this group, sorry :( I...

I've been neglecting this group, sorry :(

I had the GD test on Wednesday, and it wasn't nearly as bad as I expected. I'm feeling pretty good, although standing up after sitting in bed or on the...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   01-28-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 945
Posted By pennywhistle
Katy that cover looks fantastic! Nice work! ...

Katy that cover looks fantastic! Nice work!

No crafting last week, as we were in Hawaii (I know, what a hardship). But now that I'm home I have two little baby blankets to make for my friend who...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   01-28-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 250
Posted By pennywhistle
My son will go to my parents' house. If my dad...

My son will go to my parents' house. If my dad is home from work, he'll stay with my dad and my mom will come to the birth; if my dad is at work then my mom will stay home with my son. I do not...
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   01-28-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 293
Posted By pennywhistle
I just noticed that today is 99 (May 7 EDD). ...

I just noticed that today is 99 (May 7 EDD). Yikes.
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   01-28-2015, 12:27 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 2,776
Posted By pennywhistle
Ha ha "previous occupants"...you look great...

Ha ha "previous occupants"...you look great :)
Forum: May 2015 Due Date Club   01-26-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 2,776
Posted By pennywhistle
I am terrible about taking photos this time...

I am terrible about taking photos this time around (last time I took a weekly photo from week 10-40...sorry, second kid!), but here's me at 25 weeks! I'm not usually quite that big, though - I think...
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