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Forum: December 2011   01-05-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 718
Posted By CVSilva
Congratulation BennyPai! Lady Scientist, I'm...

Congratulation BennyPai! Lady Scientist, I'm still here at 41 weeks 4 days. Due date was supposed to be 12/24, 12/26, 12/27. Pick a date. It changed depending on who you asked, and what the sonogram...
Forum: December 2011   01-05-2012, 11:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By CVSilva
I am supposedly at 41 weeks 4 days. I was hoping...

I am supposedly at 41 weeks 4 days. I was hoping for a natural delivery out of the hospital, but that is looking less likely every second now. It is very frustrating and upsetting. The midwife is...
Forum: December 2011   12-24-2011, 11:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 208
Posted By CVSilva
But baby is a no...

But baby is a no show. http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/irked.gif
 
Well, here's wishing all a Merry Christmas! http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/grouphug.gif
Forum: December 2011   12-16-2011, 09:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 913
Posted By CVSilva
I totally agree with Azadehhast! I had to check...

I totally agree with Azadehhast! I had to check out his post, because I can't believe women are crazy enough to sing the praises of being pregnant. With all the symptoms women put up with, all the...
Forum: Multicultural Families   12-15-2011, 08:33 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 16,482
Posted By CVSilva
CA County Girl: I remember very clearly my Dad...

CA County Girl: I remember very clearly my Dad telling me one day as a young child, "You are not white. You are not black. Don't let any one tell you you are black just because you are tan." With...
Forum: Multicultural Families   12-15-2011, 08:09 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 16,482
Posted By CVSilva
I was shocked the other day by our midwife who...

I was shocked the other day by our midwife who said the very same thing, "Mixed kids are so much cuter." I brushed it off in the office, because well I don't know how to respond to that statement. I...
Forum: December 2011   12-13-2011, 07:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,656
Posted By CVSilva
Yes! I also wake up at 2 in the morning every...

Yes! I also wake up at 2 in the morning every night. I wonder why 2 am exactly, every night? And yes, I think- more like really, really, hope- I'll have more energy once the baby is born. Best...
Forum: December 2011   12-12-2011, 08:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,656
Posted By CVSilva
Anyone else just want to delivery their baby...

Anyone else just want to delivery their baby already? I'm so ready to have my body all to myself again. I can't wait to see our new baby. I'm trying to sell baby on the idea of seeing the faces...
Forum: December 2011   12-12-2011, 07:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 294
Posted By CVSilva
MamaTangerine, you got it right! There is so...

MamaTangerine, you got it right! There is so much social pressure from my family to have a relationship with my mother. They just don't get it. They might as well try to force a relationship between...
Forum: December 2011   12-06-2011, 03:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 294
Posted By CVSilva
Aaargh! My biological mother wants to be "near"...

Aaargh! My biological mother wants to be "near" me now that we are expecting our baby soon. Sad truth is, that I do not want her anywhere near my family. I don't want her at the birth. I don't want...
Forum: February 2012   12-01-2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 4,847
Posted By CVSilva
Ahh! I'm afraid baby is going to be called Baby...

Ahh! I'm afraid baby is going to be called Baby if we don't find a name soon. Who knew it would be so difficult? I really want a Latin/Hispanic name for our child. However I absolutely do not want a...
Forum: December 2011   12-01-2011, 11:38 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,778
Posted By CVSilva
Aeterna, thanks for the advice. I'll note it...

Aeterna, thanks for the advice. I'll note it next time I get up and walk. My uncle in law thinks we're having a boy because of the way I walk. Maybe I have a manly swagger now, hehe. Ahh! Dear sweet...
Forum: December 2011   11-30-2011, 07:10 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,778
Posted By CVSilva
I wouldn't call it icky. But I am ready to have...

I wouldn't call it icky. But I am ready to have my body back. Then I feel guilty for feeling this way. I want our baby to be born when he's ready. I'm not rushing anything, but I can hardly wait to...
Forum: December 2011   10-15-2011, 10:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 205
Posted By CVSilva
DH and I are in our third trimester. We are...

DH and I are in our third trimester. We are really excited about our first child. I am already in love with the baby, and have been since we saw the sonogram at 6 weeks. As we approach the big day,...
Forum: December 2011   09-10-2011, 10:06 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,244
Posted By CVSilva
Thank goodness. I'm so glad to hear I'm not the...

Thank goodness. I'm so glad to hear I'm not the only one. Everyone left and right are telling me to eat more, and on top of that what I can and should not eat. Aaargh! It drives me crazy. Sometimes...
Forum: December 2011   08-07-2011, 06:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 565
Posted By CVSilva
I'm on the fence about taking a birthing class....

I'm on the fence about taking a birthing class. From what I've read about the classes they mostly try to give women tips for coping with the pain. Problem is I've tried breathing techniques for...
Forum: December 2011   07-17-2011, 04:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 286
Posted By CVSilva
Yes, it's normal! Yippeeee! I thought there was...

Yes, it's normal! Yippeeee! I thought there was something wrong with me. I feel hungry all the time. But when I sit down to eat, I fill up so quickly. Milk and diary have been my go to food, since...
Forum: December 2011   07-17-2011, 04:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,805
Posted By CVSilva
Hmmmmmm. Sounds like the wedding registry all...

Hmmmmmm. Sounds like the wedding registry all over again. DH did not want gifts, he just wanted people to come and join in our happiness. That did not sit well with family. They really insisted on...
Forum: December 2011   07-15-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,025
Posted By CVSilva
I definitely do not feel like the stereotypical...

I definitely do not feel like the stereotypical pregnant woman. Every woman who had children that I talked to painted a glorious picture of pregnancy. They all said they loved it, they wished they...
Forum: December 2011   07-15-2011, 04:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 543
Posted By CVSilva
Wow Karmama, thanks for posting about your...

Wow Karmama, thanks for posting about your experience. I thought my husband and I were going baby crazy. I have felt my tummy get really hard in some spots, then when DH touches the belly it gets...
Forum: December 2011   06-30-2011, 02:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 328
Posted By CVSilva
Oh Thank you for your post Mizelenius! I was...

Oh Thank you for your post Mizelenius! I was worried, because the last time I went to my doctor's office, the midwife treated me as if I was purposefully trying not to gain weight. (As if sitting in...
Forum: December 2011   06-30-2011, 06:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 328
Posted By CVSilva
I'm 14 weeks. I'm resigned to grazing. I've...

I'm 14 weeks. I'm resigned to grazing. I've already told my husband and step daughter (who's visiting from FL) it's going to take me forever to eat, or I'm going to eat something small every 30...
Forum: December 2011   06-25-2011, 09:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,090
Posted By CVSilva
I went on a maternity tour there. We are...

I went on a maternity tour there. We are expecting our first child this December. My husband was impressed with the place. He likes the fact that the hospital can be ready for the possibility of any...
Forum: December 2011   06-25-2011, 09:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 328
Posted By CVSilva
I feel so hungry most of the time. Its as if...

I feel so hungry most of the time. Its as if I've never eaten. But when I start eating I feel stuffed half way through my meal. Then I feel so incredibly sleepy, its a toss up between eating and...
Forum: December 2011   05-28-2011, 03:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 531
Posted By CVSilva
I LOVE CHICKEN. I rarely eat any other type of...

I LOVE CHICKEN. I rarely eat any other type of meat. Now that I'm pregnant, the thought of chicken makes me sick. DH is stuck with a refrig full of chicken he'll be eating solo. Even chicken broth...
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