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Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-23-2014, 07:42 AM
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Posted By Chapsie
mmmm.... sushi. :) My DH grew up in Asian and...

mmmm.... sushi. :) My DH grew up in Asian and he does 95% of the cooking in our house, so we eat a lot of asian dishes. One of our favorite restaurants is a Korean place. :)

I also love...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-23-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 252
Posted By Chapsie
Ooh, good questions! Thanks Katelyn. :) ...

Ooh, good questions! Thanks Katelyn. :)

Favorite thing about pregnancy.... haha, this seems SO narcissistic and vain, but probably the attention I get! Hahaha. I am a total people person and...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-23-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 802
Posted By Chapsie
I had headaches in my last pregnancy and began...

I had headaches in my last pregnancy and began supplementing with magnesium per my midwife's suggestion and it totally helped. :)


Galatea-- I noticed that,too.. It was really weird! Don't...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-22-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By Chapsie
Welcome! I'll add you to our roster! :)

Welcome! I'll add you to our roster! :)
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-22-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 150
Posted By Chapsie
My dream last night was that I went on an IKEA...

My dream last night was that I went on an IKEA shopping spree and came home with multiple sets of kids tables and chairs, an art easel, and kids storage containers and I was incredibly upset and...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-22-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 252
Posted By Chapsie
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-21-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 802
Posted By Chapsie
Weekly Chat 7/21-7/28

Hey mamas!

What is new? 20 weeks-- feeling lots of kicks! Vegging at home today after a busy work weekend. Love summertime-- no where to be! Kids playing outside. Toddler napping. Mama...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-20-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,006
Posted By Chapsie
Katelyn <3 The problem was that two other...

Katelyn <3 The problem was that two other nurses last night were also pregnant!

I work nursery and the way it is set up is that one nursery nurse attends deliveries and takes care of babies...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-20-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 567
Posted By Chapsie
I used the homestudy course as there is no...

I used the homestudy course as there is no in-person class in my area. I felt very prepared with just the home study course!!! It takes at least 6 weeks and should include daily practice, but it...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-20-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,006
Posted By Chapsie
smith5ab, I hear you on the cost factor! We...

smith5ab,

I hear you on the cost factor! We had to pay out of pocket for our home birth last time but it was worth every penney to have the care I wanted! My first baby was an induction /...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-20-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 705
Posted By Chapsie
For nursing... I just wear a sports bra with a...

For nursing... I just wear a sports bra with a tank top underneath a tshirt and throw on a cardigan if I am cold. (Cardigans really are a pregnant and postpartum mama's best friend!). For nursing,...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-20-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 208
Posted By Chapsie
Mizyellow

Mizyellow
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-20-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 208
Posted By Chapsie
*~*~*~Spotlight on Mizyellow~*~*~*

Tell us about yourself! Did you have any brothers or sisters growing up? What is your favorite childhood memory?
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-18-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 567
Posted By Chapsie
Oh... and as far as water birth being gross... I...

Oh... and as far as water birth being gross... I really didn't think so! No poop for us and I actually felt very "clean" when we got out of the tub. I loved it and will totally do it again.
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-18-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 567
Posted By Chapsie
I have three kids: the first was a hospital...

I have three kids: the first was a hospital induction for oligohydramnios that turned into a cesarean for posterior presentation. (so much heartache with this birth).

Second was a natural...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-16-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 356
Posted By Chapsie
I felt the first movements at only 11 weeks with...

I felt the first movements at only 11 weeks with this one, but it was very faint and very sporadic. I would only feel movement every couple of days. I also have an anterior placenta (for the FOURTH...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-16-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 313
Posted By Chapsie
don't worry, you'll catch up! I didn't gain any...

don't worry, you'll catch up! I didn't gain any weight until 16 weeks and I've gained 10 lbs in the last 3 weeks. :) I seem to remember a similar pattern with my other pregnancies, too. My total...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-16-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 504
Posted By Chapsie
Galatea, any way I can update my vote in the poll...

Galatea, any way I can update my vote in the poll and change it from boy to girl? haha.
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-16-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 504
Posted By Chapsie
Yeah... funny how I joked above about our baby...

Yeah... funny how I joked above about our baby staying a boy... because it turns out She is really a GIRL!!!! Now we have one son (almost 6 yrs old) and now three daughters!
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-16-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 363
Posted By Chapsie
Ekatherina

Ekatherina
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-16-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 705
Posted By Chapsie
yeah, I gave away ALL my newborn to 12 month girl...

yeah, I gave away ALL my newborn to 12 month girl clothes because I was told this baby was a boy and it is our last... but then... surprise! it turns out she is a GIRL after all and so, even after...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-16-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 287
Posted By Chapsie
randic116 cactuspear , please see the revised...

randic116 cactuspear , please see the revised spotlight schedule. :) I switched your dates... let me know if that works. :)
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-15-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,006
Posted By Chapsie
oh, and also, I am definitely going through a...

oh, and also, I am definitely going through a growth spurt! I feel huge all of a sudden and my belly skin is starting to feel more stretched. I went 16 weeks without gaining any weight at all, and...
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-15-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 239
Posted By Chapsie
Yes, a jogging stroller with pneumatic tires is...

Yes, a jogging stroller with pneumatic tires is the easiest to push by far!!! Way smoother of a ride (and less of a workout to push) than anything else I have tried.
Forum: December 2014 Due Date Club   07-15-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 479
Posted By Chapsie
I cloth diapered all 3 of mine and I never had...

I cloth diapered all 3 of mine and I never had more than 20 diapers in my stash. It is important to wash every 2-3 days at minimum and 20 was enough for us to go a full 2 days. I did use disposable...
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