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Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-23-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 558
Posted By bluedaisy
Lorena - glad to hear things are going so well...

Lorena - glad to hear things are going so well for you, and I hope you will be able to have the peaceful birth you are hoping for at home after your first traumatic birth. Having a supportive...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-20-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 30
Posted By bluedaisy
Preparations for the baby?

So, what have you all been doing to get ready for the baby?

For me, April still seems so far away! We got rid of most of our baby stuff when we moved to Uganda (DS was 5 months so we still do...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-20-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,609
Posted By bluedaisy
My DS (who is almost 3) has always been a typical...

My DS (who is almost 3) has always been a typical laid back second child - very easy going, cooperative, no tamtrums, etc - until about 3 months ago! He is now at the stage where he is becoming an...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-20-2014, 04:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 39
Posted By bluedaisy
Charlotte, is this your first baby? I know I'm...

Charlotte, is this your first baby? I know I'm at the stage (23 weeks) where I can feel out of breath even when sitting, I think because the baby is getting bigger and pressing on my lungs more or...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-20-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 558
Posted By bluedaisy
My filling quiver - so glad your placenta previa...

My filling quiver - so glad your placenta previa has cleared up and that your babies are growing so well!

I had two appointments recently - a few weeks ago I had some visual disturbances when I...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-20-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 102
Posted By bluedaisy
chickweed - if it was painful you might want to...

chickweed - if it was painful you might want to ask your midwife/OB about it.

I definitely get more sensitive when I'm pg, though my libido usually stays about the same. I like the extra...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-09-2014, 11:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 875
Posted By bluedaisy
Megan - my milk ran out when I was pregnant with...

Megan - my milk ran out when I was pregnant with DS and DD kept on nursing anyway. She has always been a comfort nurser and the sucking calmed her even if she wasn't getting anything. When my milk...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-03-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 5,183
Posted By bluedaisy
ChristineAnn - we haven't heard from you in a...

ChristineAnn - we haven't heard from you in a while - how are you feeling? I hope your morning sickness is finally subsiding.
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-03-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 875
Posted By bluedaisy
Clem - that's great that your lo weaned so...

Clem - that's great that your lo weaned so easily!

Anyone else still nursing?

My DS is still nursing, usually only at night, but he's started telling me there is no milk. I'm trying to decide...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-03-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,609
Posted By bluedaisy
Chuord - congratulations! That is so exciting!

Chuord - congratulations! That is so exciting!
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-01-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 65
Posted By bluedaisy
I second a breastfeeding pillow like the boppy -...

I second a breastfeeding pillow like the boppy - I loved the boppy, and especially with my first I spent HOURS with a breastfeeding or sleeping baby in my arms while I lounged on the recliner.

I...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   12-01-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,609
Posted By bluedaisy
Clovebucket - so exciting, can't wait to hear the...

Clovebucket - so exciting, can't wait to hear the news!

Megan, wow, I'm surprised you're able to keep the news quiet for so long, especially since the kids know! I like your idea for the reveal,...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   11-28-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 5,183
Posted By bluedaisy
chuord - I know what you mean, even though my...

chuord - I know what you mean, even though my belly is big and i can feel the little guy there are still moments it doesn't feel real.

even though most of my physical symptoms are gone (besides...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   11-28-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 121
Posted By bluedaisy
Thanks everyone for all the suggestions and...

Thanks everyone for all the suggestions and support.

I'm going to look more into my options next week - I want to call the homebirth midwife and ask a few more questions and see if the timing will...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   11-27-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,609
Posted By bluedaisy
Megan - are you doing a gender reveal? How are...

Megan - are you doing a gender reveal? How are you doing it?

Chuord - i hope your babies cooperate for you on tue!
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   11-25-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 92
Posted By bluedaisy
I am almost 20 weeks and just starting to feel...

I am almost 20 weeks and just starting to feel regular kicks, which is great! I thought I would start feeling them a lot sooner than I did since this is my 3rd baby but at least he is getting active...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   11-25-2014, 03:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 121
Posted By bluedaisy
Really discouraged with my birthing options

I live in a foreign country (in the middle of a 5 year contract) and we are unexpectedly pregnant with #3 (http://www.mothering.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=3) .

The only options...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   11-21-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,609
Posted By bluedaisy
Not us, it's not really a thing here in Uganda -...

Not us, it's not really a thing here in Uganda - but we did finally post the pregnancy news on facebook once we found out it was a boy, so I guess we revealed it that way
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   11-19-2014, 11:28 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 5,183
Posted By bluedaisy
Clove bucket - I agree with chuord, I think all...

Clove bucket - I agree with chuord, I think all kinds of digestive distress are normal during pregnancy :)

I'm feeling pretty good at this point - chuord, I had pretty bad hip pain with my 2nd...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   11-17-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 319
Posted By bluedaisy
chuord, I'm still pretty tired, though I do seem...

chuord, I'm still pretty tired, though I do seem to have slightly more energy than during the first trimester. We had work meetings in Rwanda for 10 days and by the end of the days I was completely...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   11-17-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 33
  Names!
Views: 1,124
Posted By bluedaisy
Lorena - I love the name Victoria! I have two...

Lorena - I love the name Victoria! I have two friends who have little girls called Victoria so I don't think it sounds old.

We always wait til the last minute to decide on names - we've started...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   11-17-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 319
Posted By bluedaisy
My fillingquiver - that is really interesting! ...

My fillingquiver - that is really interesting!

My belly is still bigger in the evening but it's also now big in the morning, and there is no hiding this baby anymore! I'm almost 19 weeks with...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   11-17-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,609
Posted By bluedaisy
We are also having a boy! I actually found...

We are also having a boy!

I actually found out on Friday - we had our anatomy scan today at a different health center but I had a regular prenatal on Friday. The midwife couldn't find the...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   11-12-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 1,609
Posted By bluedaisy
Chuord - oh no! That's too bad - at least you'll...

Chuord - oh no! That's too bad - at least you'll have another scan in 3 weeks so hopefully the other one will be more active and you can get a good view.

I just scheduled my appt for 11am on...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   11-07-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,881
Posted By bluedaisy
Personally, I don't think AP is the problem. I...

Personally, I don't think AP is the problem. I think there are two other cultural issues that are much more problematic:

- the myth that we as women have to do it all. In most cultures around...
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