Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 233
Search took 0.14 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: darthtunaqueen
Forum: December 2016 Due Date Club   05-17-2016, 12:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 705
Posted By darthtunaqueen
I just applied (Allison Graham)!

I just applied (Allison Graham)!
Forum: December 2016 Due Date Club   05-17-2016, 12:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 686
Posted By darthtunaqueen
I booked into my midwife practice after my first...

I booked into my midwife practice after my first HSG confirmed I was pregnant (so, 4w and 2d!), because midwives in BC are in super high demand, and I'm crossing catchment boundaries to birth at the...
Forum: December 2016 Due Date Club   05-17-2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 10
  Eggs!
Views: 368
Posted By darthtunaqueen
I was really into eggs for a couple of days, but...

I was really into eggs for a couple of days, but now they've been unceremoniously added to my aversion list (except scrambled with cheese, that is still acceptable). Ugh! Anything with cheese is OK...
Forum: December 2016 Due Date Club   05-17-2016, 11:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 339
Posted By darthtunaqueen
It's my first baby and I've got definite "preggo...

It's my first baby and I've got definite "preggo bloat" going on, I can't feel my fundus yet (although to be fair I haven't dug around a whole lot because it's pretty uncomfortable). I just look like...
Forum: December 2016 Due Date Club   04-23-2016, 07:03 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,136
Posted By darthtunaqueen
I have a bit of dizziness but only in the AM....

I have a bit of dizziness but only in the AM. Nausea has started to build and its now at "annoying levels", but I passed a tiny clot on Thursday night and was quite anxious, so the nausea is a...
Forum: December 2016 Due Date Club   04-19-2016, 04:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,136
Posted By darthtunaqueen
I feel really good!! Tomorrow will be 6 weeks!...

I feel really good!! Tomorrow will be 6 weeks! Almost no nausea (sort of vague on and off), but definitely HUNGRY (Bare, I know what you mean about flash cravings!). Any kind of sugary food gives...
Forum: December 2016 Due Date Club   04-11-2016, 08:40 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,136
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Hey! I'm in! Me = (the preggo one) 31, NICU...

Hey! I'm in!

Me = (the preggo one) 31, NICU nurse on the West Coast.
Wife = 35, currently working on a contract with the federal government and has her own business.
Bean = Now 4+4, first...
Forum: Queer Parenting   04-11-2016, 08:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,713
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Wee, I'm joining! I've been around for a LOOONNGG...

Wee, I'm joining! I've been around for a LOOONNGG time (5 years!). My wife and I did 9 cycles with a KD 5 years ago, none of them worked, and a work-up at the fertility clinic showed she had a pretty...
Forum: Queer Parenting   04-04-2016, 08:14 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,955
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Mosquito: could we include adoption/fostering in...

Mosquito: could we include adoption/fostering in the queer conceptions? I love seeing all your posts as part of the thread! I think it all goes together, we are "conceptioning" our families in a...
Forum: Queer Parenting   03-23-2016, 09:24 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,955
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Angee: super exciting about your foster baby!!...

Angee: super exciting about your foster baby!! Sorry your af arrived! FX these three weeks go flying by!!!

Congrats to the peep above who got a BFP!!! Super exciting!!...
Forum: Queer Parenting   02-29-2016, 03:32 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,955
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Katherinerose: DAMN!! So you just had a fever! ...

Katherinerose: DAMN!! So you just had a fever! Stupid fever.

MC: Hot damn, what a piss off disappointment!! Auugghh!! FX for next cycle that you actually get your sperms and all the drugs do...
Forum: Queer Parenting   02-11-2016, 11:05 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,955
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Hey! I'm back! Super excited as our sperm...

Hey! I'm back!

Super excited as our sperm has now arrived in the clinic, now I'm officially waiting to O, so could you move me, please? This is so much fun, I've never been able to move myself...
Forum: Queer Parenting   08-24-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 7,681
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Reyan, spunk does smell GROSS. When we were...

Reyan, spunk does smell GROSS. When we were doing at home insems, my wife kept laughing at me because I was so grossed out (she was straight until she met me, so she's had plenty of sperm exposure...
Forum: Queer Parenting   07-22-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 7,681
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Wow it feels weird to be back in here!! DW and I...

Wow it feels weird to be back in here!! DW and I TTC for 9 cycles with a KD 3 years ago, couldn't get preggo, switched to a fertility clinic, and then DW developed appendicitis (this after just...
Forum: Queer Parenting   09-21-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 588
Views: 20,498
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Esen: about breastfeeding - I don't know your...

Esen: about breastfeeding - I don't know your specifics, but unless there were serious concerns with growth***, we just send kids home on breastmilk or formula and encouraged breastfeeding as much...
Forum: Queer Parenting   09-09-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 588
Views: 20,498
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Esenbee, as long as they're on a firm surface...

Esenbee, as long as they're on a firm surface without anything around their faces (blankets, pillows, toys, etc) they'll most likely be fine.  Keep up the breastfeeding, you're doing a PHENOMENAL...
Forum: Queer Parenting   08-04-2013, 02:05 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 7,802
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Granite, I would imagine your hospital is pretty...

Granite, I would imagine your hospital is pretty similar to the one I work in (and the same hospital where Carmen had her baby).  I've never had any issues (most of my co-workers are conservative...
Forum: Queer Parenting   07-05-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 7,802
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Oh good lordy about the fruit names.  We can't...

Oh good lordy about the fruit names.  We can't all be like Kanye West and Kim (who named their son North West, in case any of you have been living under a rock, which is where I would have liked to...
Forum: Queer Parenting   06-16-2013, 12:52 PM
Replies: 600
Views: 19,936
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Easttowest:  Take your pain meds regularly (your...

Easttowest:  Take your pain meds regularly (your pain should be well controlled that it should not impede you from getting up to the bathroom or getting dressed, you will be sore, but you should be...
Forum: Queer Parenting   05-26-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 600
Views: 19,936
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Reading the history of modern circumcision (ie,...

Reading the history of modern circumcision (ie, NOT the Jewish Bris circumcision) totally turned me off of even considering circ.  It also made me want to stop consuming any Kelloggs products...
Forum: Queer Parenting   03-12-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 538
Views: 20,800
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Threadcrashing: when I drop DW off at the...

Threadcrashing: when I drop DW off at the airport when she goes to see her dad, I don't come in, I just swing through International Departures and let her out of the car.  It also helps that she's...
Forum: Queer Parenting   02-23-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 20,800
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Threadcrashing...   Esen, I'm so sorry you...

Threadcrashing...
 
Esen, I'm so sorry you and DSp are having a really rought go.  It's so tough.  DW and I are in counselling (due to infertility/total communication breakdown/etc).  Our...
Forum: Queer Parenting   02-10-2013, 10:27 PM
Replies: 318
Views: 10,264
Posted By darthtunaqueen
***** THE MAX DOSE OF PARACETAMOL (aka Tylenol,...

***** THE MAX DOSE OF PARACETAMOL (aka Tylenol, or Acetaminophen as its known in North America) IS 4000mg or 4grams PER 24 HOURS (approx 10x325mg tablets). NOT 10g (yikes!).

Tylenol overdose is...
Forum: Queer Parenting   02-05-2013, 10:48 PM
Replies: 318
Views: 10,264
Posted By darthtunaqueen
Good fats for pregnancy are things like avocados...

Good fats for pregnancy are things like avocados and coconut oil. The concept of eating foods with no more than five ingredients is intriguing, but we eat a lot of curry (yay for living in...
Forum: Queer Parenting   02-04-2013, 11:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,933
Posted By darthtunaqueen
I totally agree with Seraf about the counseling....

I totally agree with Seraf about the counseling. We were forced into taking a break for medical reasons (DW has a large fibroid that needs to be surgically removed, she got appendicitis a month...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 233

 
Forum Jump: 

Online Users: 18,090

38 members and 18,052 guests
apmomsocal , averysmomma05 , cloa513 , emmy526 , foreskin_is_normal , frugalmama1 , gooseberry , hillymum , Iron Princess , Jazzy8000 , jcdfarmer , joycef , justsamma , katelove , kathymuggle , lilmissgiggles , lisak1234 , mamabear0314 , MamaByGodsGrace , marsupial-mom , Mirzam , moominmamma , oaksie68 , philomom , primalmom , rubelin , samaxtics , shantimama , shoeg8rl , Shuli , siennaflower , thefragile7393 , tournesol , zebra15
Most users ever online was 449,755, 06-25-2014 at 12:21 PM.