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Forum: December 2013 Due Date Club   08-11-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 30
Posted By C.Arden
I'm new to the group.  My baby is due 12/24 and...

I'm new to the group.  My baby is due 12/24 and my others have always come on or within a day of their due dates, so if this one follows the same pattern we'll have a baby right around Christmas. ...
Forum: Parenting   06-22-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 8,119
Posted By C.Arden
So far we have:   DS - Benjamin Magnus (he's...

So far we have:
 
DS - Benjamin Magnus (he's always gone by Magnus and he wouldn't have it any other way)
DD - Cambria Arden
DD - Afton Whitney
DD - Hanneke Hennessey (pronounced like Annika,...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-16-2013, 09:25 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,947
Posted By C.Arden
I've always known I wanted a big family and I've...

I've always known I wanted a big family and I've always felt like I wanted to have my kids while I'm as young as possible.  DH felt the same way so I was 20 when I had my first.  I'm 28 now and...
Forum: Women's Health   06-27-2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By C.Arden
I've got an appointment with a gastro coming up,...

I've got an appointment with a gastro coming up, but I would love to hear if anyone has any ideas about what's going on with me.  A while back (maybe 6 months ago?) I started having this pain in my...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   08-06-2011, 09:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,715
Posted By C.Arden
Absolutely possible!  I'm on number 4 and I've...

Absolutely possible!  I'm on number 4 and I've felt them earlier each time.  This time, I've had what are very obviously BH contractions since 9 weeks.
Forum: Homebirth   07-11-2011, 08:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,696
Posted By C.Arden
Just wondering what the chances are of finding a...

Just wondering what the chances are of finding a buyer for my birth pool.  Is this even something people would buy second hand?  It's a La Bassine and it was used once.  Where would I even try to...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   07-07-2011, 11:07 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 7,075
Posted By C.Arden
Right now I have 3, they are 6, 4 and 23 months...

Right now I have 3, they are 6, 4 and 23 months and our 4th is due in about two months.  We'll definitely have at least two more.
Forum: Homebirth   06-06-2011, 01:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 382
Posted By C.Arden
When I had my second, the only midwife in my...

When I had my second, the only midwife in my area was about 2 hours away.  I just called as soon as I was sure that I was in labor and she was there in plenty of time.  My entire labor was 8.5 hours...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-22-2011, 08:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,728
Posted By C.Arden
My first (boy) was 9lbs 4oz and I was in labor...

My first (boy) was 9lbs 4oz and I was in labor for 23 1/2 hours.  It was a very very intense and painful labor.  My second (girl) was 9lbs 14oz.  Delivering her was NOTHING compared to my first.  I...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   05-22-2011, 01:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,287
Posted By C.Arden
I'm right in the middle of a big, huge dramatic...

I'm right in the middle of a big, huge dramatic purge.  I started out a little slow, but now it's going great and I'm LOVING it!  I'm about a week in (being pregnant and taking care of 3 little ones...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   05-22-2011, 01:21 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,785
Posted By C.Arden
Why not keep the really super special stuff,...

Why not keep the really super special stuff, then scan the special, but not worth keeping the actual thing stuff and just keep it all together in one place on your computer and put it on discs every...
Forum: September 2011   05-17-2011, 06:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 380
Posted By C.Arden
Sorry you're dealing with this!  I am as well...

Sorry you're dealing with this!  I am as well this time around.  I'm not overweight by any means but my babies (3) have all been well over 9 lbs and for some reason the OB I'm seeing while I wait...
Forum: September 2011   05-03-2011, 06:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,121
Posted By C.Arden
Try milanmaternity.com, shadeclothing.com,...

Try milanmaternity.com, shadeclothing.com, shabbyapple.com, and seraphine.co (not .com) 
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   04-26-2011, 09:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 664
Posted By C.Arden
We're pretty close (Hopatcong) and I've got a 6...

We're pretty close (Hopatcong) and I've got a 6 year old, a 4 year old, a 1 1/2 year old and another due in September.  We're not completely AP, but mostly.  We've got most of the basics covered...
Forum: Meal Planning   04-19-2011, 09:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,097
Posted By C.Arden
I also originally thought we should go with a...

I also originally thought we should go with a smaller one, but we ended up getting a 22 cu ft one because we found an awesome deal on craigslist and I can't imagine using a smaller one now!  I know...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   03-25-2011, 04:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,437
Posted By C.Arden
I never felt the urge to push with my 1st.  I...

I never felt the urge to push with my 1st.  I had an amazing homebirth with a very experienced midwife.  She let me do things my way and only suggested that I do some small practice pushes to see if...
Forum: Homebirth   03-11-2011, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,378
Posted By C.Arden
GEHA originally told us that they would cover my...

GEHA originally told us that they would cover my CPM at the out of network rate.  We talked with several different people who all confimed that this was correct.  Also, the wording about midwife...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-08-2011, 04:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 609
Posted By C.Arden
I've always gotten them very early.  This time...

I've always gotten them very early.  This time around, I started noticing them at 9 weeks.  For me there was a huge difference between the braxton hicks contractions and the real ones.  Even the...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   03-04-2011, 06:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,409
Posted By C.Arden
My in-laws use mandarin infused olive oil!

My in-laws use mandarin infused olive oil!
Forum: September 2011   03-02-2011, 12:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 868
Posted By C.Arden
I'm twelve weeks tomorrow, 5'9 with a fairly...

I'm twelve weeks tomorrow, 5'9 with a fairly long torso and mine has been about two inches under my belly button for a few days now. 
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-27-2011, 06:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 912
Posted By C.Arden
I'd go for it if you like it.  I think it's a...

I'd go for it if you like it.  I think it's a great name and it's not common enough for anyone to associate it with one gender or the other.  My youngest dds name was originally a boys name and the...
Forum: September 2011   02-27-2011, 06:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 554
Posted By C.Arden
I started bleeding a TON at one point during my...

I started bleeding a TON at one point during my first pregnancy.  I understand how scary it is.  The doctors never did find any reason for it and though I did start bleeding again a few days later,...
Forum: California, Nevada   02-26-2011, 11:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 110
Posted By C.Arden
I'm in Chico, CA for a few months and I want to...

I'm in Chico, CA for a few months and I want to get a body wave perm.  Obviously you can go just about anywhere and get a bad perm.  I'm looking for someone who has a lot of experience with perms...
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   02-16-2011, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,291
Posted By C.Arden
I used Jessica for my last birth and had a great...

I used Jessica for my last birth and had a great experience, but our insurance wouldn't cover her at all and we just can't afford that price again so soon because we're in the middle of major...
Forum: September 2011   02-13-2011, 11:52 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 10,101
Posted By C.Arden
Name: Kristin EDD: 9/15 Age: 26 Location:...

Name: Kristin
EDD: 9/15
Age: 26
Location: Near NYC
How long it took you to get your BFP: 2 cycles.  We weren't really trying, we just sort of stopped trying not to
What number child is this for...
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