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Forum: November 2014 Due Date Club   02-25-2014, 12:35 PM
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Posted By sjdragonfly
Congrats to you both! This is such an exciting...

Congrats to you both! This is such an exciting time. I absolutely loved being pregnant with my son. I am really looking forward to the next 9 months. :)
Forum: November 2014 Due Date Club   02-25-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 31
Posted By sjdragonfly
Congrats! I couldn't believe it when I saw my...

Congrats! I couldn't believe it when I saw my own BFP! Even though I really was feeling pregnant, I was in a bit of shock. I'm quite excited as we had just decided to start trying next month. lol!...
Forum: November 2014 Due Date Club   02-25-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 34
Posted By sjdragonfly
A faint line is still a line. It's more rare to...

A faint line is still a line. It's more rare to have a false negative, it's quite unlikely to get false positives. :) I had a faint line with this one at first, too and then took a digital test the...
Forum: November 2014 Due Date Club   02-25-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 51
Posted By sjdragonfly
I've been lurking for a bit waiting for more...

I've been lurking for a bit waiting for more people to show up. I'm 4w6d right now, due October 29, but that could easily turn into a November baby so I'm sort of lurking in both DDC. :)
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-17-2012, 06:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,983
Posted By sjdragonfly
Any testing for chlamydia and gonorrhoea can...

Any testing for chlamydia and gonorrhoea can also be done with a urine test, so you really don't need the pelvic exam. And, if you've already been tested for those things at a previous pap, you...
Forum: Canada   03-16-2012, 08:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 218
Posted By sjdragonfly
Hmmm, there are quite a few neighborhoods that...

Hmmm, there are quite a few neighborhoods that are at the south end of Vancouver, closer to Richmond, but I don't really know the names of any of them. 
 
It's not really that far, though. My...
Forum: Canada   03-14-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 7,163
Posted By sjdragonfly
I live just off Commercial, near Trout Lake. I...

I live just off Commercial, near Trout Lake. I have a family doctor who I have only been to once. I usually just see a naturopath, but my midwives wanted me to have a family doctor for "just in...
Forum: Canada   03-14-2012, 07:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 218
Posted By sjdragonfly
I used to live on Nanaimo a few blocks north of...

I used to live on Nanaimo a few blocks north of Hastings and absolutely loved that area.
 
Also, in these areas that dawncayden and I both mentioned, there are quite a few parks, which is kind of...
Forum: Canada   03-12-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 7,163
Posted By sjdragonfly
Hi ladies, I'm just starting my search for a...

Hi ladies, I'm just starting my search for a pediatrician for my little one who is coming in July and I was wondering if anyone had any recommendations. I'm looking for someone who is going to be...
Forum: Canada   03-12-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 218
Posted By sjdragonfly
Hi dajoma! I've lived in Vancouver for just over...

Hi dajoma! I've lived in Vancouver for just over 5 years now. I've lived in a few different areas of the city and I have to say that the Commercial Drive area is my absolute favorite. Commercial...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-08-2012, 09:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By sjdragonfly
Congrats! I had two miscarriages before the one...

Congrats! I had two miscarriages before the one I'm pregnant with now and I was so nervous for so long. I'm 22 weeks now and still marveling that it's actually happening. :) 
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-01-2012, 09:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,296
Posted By sjdragonfly
We used the SMEP plan. I got pregnant 3 times in...

We used the SMEP plan. I got pregnant 3 times in 9 months that way. The first two, sadly, were miscarriages, but I'm 21 weeks along with my little one right now. :) 
 
Here's the link if you're...
Forum: Vaccinations   02-18-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By sjdragonfly
Thanks for the response. I already have a few...

Thanks for the response. I already have a few books on vaccines and I have some other places I'm researching, but I was specifically curious about differences in vaccines in Canada versus the US...
Forum: Vaccinations   02-17-2012, 10:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By sjdragonfly
I'm just beginning my research on vaccines and I...

I'm just beginning my research on vaccines and I got to wondering if there is a difference in the ingredients in Canadian vaccines versus those given in the US. 
 
I am Rh-, so I need to get a...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-13-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By sjdragonfly
I can't do the standing desk thing because I'd...

I can't do the standing desk thing because I'd have to buy it and assemble it myself. I'm only going to be here until the end of June and then I'm taking a considerable amount of time off (yay...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-13-2012, 02:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By sjdragonfly
I'm about 19 weeks pregnant and for the past...

I'm about 19 weeks pregnant and for the past week my back has been absolutely killing me at work. I work at a desk job so I have to sit in my chair for most of the day. When I stand up, I...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   01-10-2012, 02:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 123
Posted By sjdragonfly
I've been taking fiber supplements for the past...

I've been taking fiber supplements for the past couple of weeks and dang has that helped things. I've never had issues with being backed up before, but now that I'm pregnant, I need that extra boost...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   01-09-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,087
Posted By sjdragonfly
I was wondering about this as well. I've had a...

I was wondering about this as well. I've had a few recommendations from friends, but I don't know if it's too early to start interviewing them or not. (I'm at the beginning of my second trimester.)...
Forum: Canada   12-09-2011, 10:37 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 7,163
Posted By sjdragonfly
Thanks for the recommendations, ladies. I live...

Thanks for the recommendations, ladies. I live near Commercial Drive, so I will probably try and check out the one closer to home. I'm really excited to start some prenatal exercise classes. It's so...
Forum: Canada   12-07-2011, 09:28 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 7,163
Posted By sjdragonfly
Funny enough, I was just reading about...

Funny enough, I was just reading about bellydancing being good for pregnant women a week or so ago. I might look into that. I was thinking prenatal yoga would be good for me because I tend to be a...
Forum: Canada   12-06-2011, 07:48 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 7,163
Posted By sjdragonfly
Hi Vancouver ladies. I'm relatively new to these...

Hi Vancouver ladies. I'm relatively new to these forums as this is my first pregnancy. I only just discovered the Canada section on here. Yay! Anyway, I'm wanting to start taking some prenatal yoga...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-03-2011, 08:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 521
Posted By sjdragonfly
You could always use one of the last names as a...

You could always use one of the last names as a middle name, though you've probably already thought of that. I know in some South American countries, it's traditional for children to have two last...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-02-2011, 09:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By sjdragonfly
I think they can also base the age on how fast...

I think they can also base the age on how fast the heartbeat is. I was just reading something about that the other day. I wish I could remember where. Apparently the heart speeds up a certain amount...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-01-2011, 11:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,210
Posted By sjdragonfly
I loved this! TED talks are so great. I found...

I loved this! TED talks are so great. I found the part about foods especially interesting. 
Forum: I'm Pregnant   11-29-2011, 01:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 731
Posted By sjdragonfly
Bummer. I've been wondering about registries as...

Bummer. I've been wondering about registries as well. I live in Canada and have relatives and friends in both the US and Canada just to make it trickier. There are a lot of online stores that won't...
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