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Forum: February 2012   01-06-2012, 07:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,128
Posted By skerries
I had an appointment yesterday and both the...

I had an appointment yesterday and both the midwife and I were surprised to find out that I'm 80% effaced at 36 weeks exactly!  She won't check me again until I'm overdue (or in labor) unless I...
Forum: February 2012   11-07-2011, 10:08 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,463
Posted By skerries
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Quote:Originally Posted by Jaysmylilpunkin http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1334790/gd-test-today#post_16730472)

Skerries- Did...
Forum: February 2012   11-02-2011, 04:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 301
Posted By skerries
My father-in-law was concerned about us using a...

My father-in-law was concerned about us using a midwife as opposed to an OB.  I think he had the mental image of a midwife being a hippy with no medical training (whereas ours is a CNM).  He's an...
Forum: February 2012   11-02-2011, 04:25 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,463
Posted By skerries
I did it last week and I didn't find it nearly...

I did it last week and I didn't find it nearly as bad as I thought I would.  I was a little more tired from the sugar crash (and had a crazy baby moving around inside for a little bit).  I did it on...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   10-10-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By skerries
A TSH of 2.95 is barely normal, as the American...

A TSH of 2.95 is barely normal, as the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists recommends a maximum of 3.0 as "normal."  My TSH went just a little above 3.0 during the end of my first...
Forum: February 2012   09-29-2011, 10:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 517
Posted By skerries
I took it pretty easy in the first trimester...

I took it pretty easy in the first trimester with caffeine (it helped that everything with caffeine made my morning sickness worse), but I haven't been very strict about it since.  With how many...
Forum: February 2012   09-23-2011, 08:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 971
Posted By skerries
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Forum: February 2012   09-22-2011, 11:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,586
Posted By skerries
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Forum: February 2012   09-22-2011, 10:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 971
Posted By skerries
My mom and mom-in-law are planning mine for the...

My mom and mom-in-law are planning mine for the Friday after Thanksgiving, since we'll be in the same town as most of our relatives and friends (as opposed to scattered all over the country).  I...
Forum: February 2012   09-08-2011, 06:05 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,407
Posted By skerries
It's a boy here too.  He'll have a boy cousin...

It's a boy here too.  He'll have a boy cousin who is five months older than him, so I can't wait for all of the hand-me-downs!
Forum: February 2012   09-06-2011, 02:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,586
Posted By skerries
While I'm not disputing or arguing the safety of...

While I'm not disputing or arguing the safety of ultrasound (I think that comfort level with ultrasound is something that needs to be decided by each family), the study that your quote cites has...
Forum: February 2012   09-06-2011, 01:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 226
Posted By skerries
Mine are itching like crazy, super sensitive,...

Mine are itching like crazy, super sensitive, and seem to have just had another growth spurt.  It's super hard to find not-bank-breaking bras in 32G. :(
Forum: February 2012   09-02-2011, 12:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 535
Posted By skerries
I have mine on Wednesday of next week and I'm...

I have mine on Wednesday of next week and I'm also crazy excited and a little nervous.  Mine is at my midwife's office, though, then I have my 20 week prenatal (a week early due to us going on our...
Forum: January 2012   09-02-2011, 12:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 431
Posted By skerries
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Quote:Originally Posted by writinglove http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1328211/doctor-debocle#post_16637342)

I don't have a...
Forum: February 2012   09-01-2011, 06:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,586
Posted By skerries
I'm also in the group that does have a home...

I'm also in the group that does have a home doppler that I got for $30 new off eBay.  I did my own research on the risks/benefits and decided that, for me, used sparingly, the benefits outweighed...
Forum: February 2012   08-20-2011, 12:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 754
Posted By skerries
That sounds a lot like my round ligament pain....

That sounds a lot like my round ligament pain.  I didn't know it could happen when I was sitting still (it's been happening all the time while moving since eight weeks for me), but my midwife said...
Forum: February 2012   08-19-2011, 03:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,076
Posted By skerries
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Quote:Originally Posted by hildare http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1326427/anybody-making-stuff#post_16615195)

then, i am going...
Forum: February 2012   08-19-2011, 11:50 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,076
Posted By skerries
I'm forcing myself to finish knitting a baby...

I'm forcing myself to finish knitting a baby blanket for a friend first, then I can't wait to get started on stuff for ours.  I have so much baby-friendly yarn!
Forum: January 2012   08-18-2011, 08:17 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 3,480
Posted By skerries
Since I'm due Feb 2, I figure I'll join over...

Since I'm due Feb 2, I figure I'll join over here too. :)
 
skerries / 25 / Feb. 2 / Baby #1 / hoping for a girl (find out Sept 7th)
Forum: February 2012   08-18-2011, 08:15 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 6,781
Posted By skerries
Could I get mine updated slightly, please?   ...

Could I get mine updated slightly, please?
 
Feb 6- Skerries (24/25)-- DC #1-- OB in hospital!
 
I'm actually due Feb 2 and now will be having a natural birth with a midwife in a hospital. :)...
Forum: February 2012   08-15-2011, 10:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 489
Posted By skerries
This is our first and I'll be shocked if my...

This is our first and I'll be shocked if my husband isn't texting everyone in the middle of the ultrasound. :)  All of the family predictions so far are for a girl, which is my (slight) preference....
Forum: February 2012   08-15-2011, 10:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 489
Posted By skerries
We're meeting our new midwife at my 16 week...

We're meeting our new midwife at my 16 week appointment on Thursday after firing our ob for being sketchy.  I can't wait!  It sounds like she has an ultrasound tech right in her office, so I'm...
Forum: February 2012   08-13-2011, 12:14 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,407
Posted By skerries
Guess: girl Appointment: Not scheduled yet. If...

Guess: girl
Appointment: Not scheduled yet. If we can't get it in before our honeymoon on Sept 9, we'll go to a 3d place because I really want to know before we leave.
It's a: !

DH and I both...
Forum: February 2012   08-11-2011, 01:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 234
Posted By skerries
It's not a symptom I get myself, but I think...

It's not a symptom I get myself, but I think vomiting can be a symptom of a migraine (mine aren't on one side, either, if that helps, just at the base of my skull).  It might be worth calling your...
Forum: February 2012   08-11-2011, 12:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 234
Posted By skerries
It might be hard with the vomiting, but I'd try...

It might be hard with the vomiting, but I'd try to drink as much water as you can stand, since getting even a little dehydrated can make a migraine (or, really, any other type of headache) worse....
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