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Forum: Infertility   03-18-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 674
Posted By slylives
Hello -   It's been a long time since I...

Hello -
 
It's been a long time since I posted on here. Well, the title says it all. We went through our 2nd IVF and transferred 2 embryos, 1 blast and 1 morula. Today is 8dp5dt and I POAS with a...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   10-03-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 882
Posted By slylives
So, here I am again. Still having the same...

So, here I am again. Still having the same issues with the nanny that so many of you advised me to fire 18 months ago. And you were so right! We are going to let her go on Friday, but I would really...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-18-2011, 08:54 AM
Replies: 229
Views: 9,874
Posted By slylives
Critter is here! Our son Cameron was born on...

Critter is here! Our son Cameron was born on June 15 at 9:39pm. He weighed 9lbs, 15oz. Birth story to follow - includes induction with Foley catheter, pitocin and no pain relief... 
Forum: June 2011   06-18-2011, 08:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 211
Posted By slylives
Cameron was born on June 15 at 9:39pm and...

Cameron was born on June 15 at 9:39pm and weighed 9lbs, 15oz.  Birth story to follow - includes Foley catheter, pitocin and no pain relief...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-14-2011, 10:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,004
Posted By slylives
Well, firstly, congratulations on your new baby....

Well, firstly, congratulations on your new baby. I think the PP hit the nail on the head, in that different practitioners may have interpreted the results differently, and reacted differently. But...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-13-2011, 05:43 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 9,874
Posted By slylives
MW appointment today - still dilated to 2cm, 50%...

MW appointment today - still dilated to 2cm, 50% effaced. So no change in the last 2 weeks. Had a non-stress test, which went great, but an ultrasound showed fluid levels that were "at the high end...
Forum: June 2011   06-13-2011, 12:35 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 3,039
Posted By slylives
 I was just about to write the same thing!  ...


I was just about to write the same thing!
 
Quote:Originally Posted by Snowflake777 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Parenting   06-13-2011, 11:18 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,092
Posted By slylives
 OP said that that her son yelled "I don't...


OP said that that her son yelled "I don't want lunch!" at Grandma. And I agree with the PP - the son should have been asked to apologise for speaking that way. Just because a behavior is...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-11-2011, 07:50 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 9,874
Posted By slylives
No Critter yet - I was so convinced that s/he...

No Critter yet - I was so convinced that s/he would be early. Wrong! I was hoping that today, being our wedding anniversary, might be the day. Well, I have 2 hours and 11 minutes to go, but pretty...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-09-2011, 07:21 AM
Replies: 229
Views: 9,874
Posted By slylives
TMI - but what the hell - I lost my mucous plug...

TMI - but what the hell - I lost my mucous plug yesterday morning. With my daughter, I lost it right as labour started, so I was hopeful that something might happen...but it didn't. Still fat and...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-07-2011, 02:09 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 9,874
Posted By slylives
Have you considered going to a chiropractor? I...

Have you considered going to a chiropractor? I have had a lot of back/shoulder issues (I have scoliosis, which can result in even more backache in pregnancy) and my chiro works miracles. I was a...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-07-2011, 02:04 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 9,874
Posted By slylives
Nothing to report! Dilated to 2cm and 50%...

Nothing to report! Dilated to 2cm and 50% effaced - same as last week. So much for my Mama's intuition that this baby was coming early - due date is Monday. I saw a photo of myself taken yesterday...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   05-23-2011, 02:56 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 9,874
Posted By slylives
Forgot to add - I was measuring 39 weeks last...

Forgot to add - I was measuring 39 weeks last week and had an ultrasound to check that the head was down. (It is.)  MW and ultrasound both think/suggest that Critter already weighs over 8lbs. Gulp....
Forum: I'm Pregnant   05-23-2011, 02:53 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 9,874
Posted By slylives
So how is everyone doing? I am now officially...

So how is everyone doing? I am now officially full term - and waiting for something to start happening, even though my MW still doesn't think there is anything to suggest that Critter is coming...
Forum: June 2011   05-17-2011, 01:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,284
Posted By slylives
I am 36 weeks and yesterday my midwife mentioned...

I am 36 weeks and yesterday my midwife mentioned that my belly has suddenly "jumped" from 35 to 39cm. I also had an ultrasound to see if the baby is head down (which he/she is, thankfully) and the...
Forum: June 2011   05-13-2011, 12:46 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,186
Posted By slylives
 I have to agree, I'm afraid. And as...



I have to agree, I'm afraid. And as Cameron is one of our (two) boys' names, I am very much of the opinion that Cameron is a boy's name rather than a girl's (different spelling notwithstanding.)...
Forum: June 2011   05-13-2011, 09:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 792
Posted By slylives
I agree with the PP who suggested lightening up...

I agree with the PP who suggested lightening up the tone of the email - and disabling your FB profile as an extra line of defence. However, the part that really struck me strangely was the "lying...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   05-13-2011, 09:38 AM
Replies: 229
Views: 9,874
Posted By slylives
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by Jane http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   05-02-2011, 09:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 423
Posted By slylives
 I have to disagree. I am in the process of...


I have to disagree. I am in the process of starting my own practice, and the flexibility more than makes up for the hours. Which can be as long or short as they need to be to make the money you...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-23-2011, 08:12 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,930
Posted By slylives
 What hysteria? A couple of posters have said...


What hysteria? A couple of posters have said that they wouldn't have left the child with a dog. I don't see that as hysteria, purely "you ask for my opinion, and here it is."  And as for the "she...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-15-2011, 05:37 AM
Replies: 229
Views: 9,874
Posted By slylives
MBA Congratulations!   I'm too exhausted to...

MBA Congratulations!
 
I'm too exhausted to do personals (insomnia has returned), but sending my best wishes to everyone, especially those for whom the week has brought bad news. 
 
I am fine -...
Forum: Parenting   04-10-2011, 06:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 399
Posted By slylives
I sympathise - I invited 12 kids to my...

I sympathise - I invited 12 kids to my daughter's birthday party (at a local indoor playground) and 2 days before, only 3 had RSVP'd. In the end I sent an email saying, basically, "If I haven't...
Forum: Infertility   04-06-2011, 03:24 PM
Replies: 786
Views: 19,533
Posted By slylives
Doing well! 30 weeks now - and wishing the next...

Doing well! 30 weeks now - and wishing the next 10 weeks away, I can tell you. I am exhausted but so incredibly thankful.  Just wanted to send all my very best to everyone going through IVF. It was...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-05-2011, 10:50 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,344
Posted By slylives
 You are being far too hard on yourself!! You...


You are being far too hard on yourself!! You are not emotionally stunted and certainly no less deserving than any other woman on here. To answer your question - yes, I have a pretty strong gender...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   03-26-2011, 06:23 AM
Replies: 420
Views: 14,240
Posted By slylives
Quote: Originally Posted by...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kinza http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
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