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Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   Yesterday, 09:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 166
Posted By miramom
I like Ina May's Guide to Childbirth and...

I like Ina May's Guide to Childbirth and Spiritual Midwifery. Honestly though, I've read very little in the way of preggo books this time. My focus has been on studying unassisted childbirth and...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   07-28-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 493
Posted By miramom
If it helps, my first was born in a hospital and...

If it helps, my first was born in a hospital and my birth plan had bullets such as (these are totally out of order):

Intermittent fetal monitoring
No induction, augmentation, or artificial...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   07-20-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 493
Posted By miramom
Labor and freebirth at home with dh as my sole...

Labor and freebirth at home with dh as my sole support. My mom is on call to come if we need an extra set of hands. If it's fast and dh doesn't make it, I'll go solo. If I require transfer to the...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   07-17-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 1,556
Posted By miramom
I can't figure out how to post pictures since...

I can't figure out how to post pictures since they changed the website. :/
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   07-08-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 463
Posted By miramom
With my first 2, they would start the night in...

With my first 2, they would start the night in the cosleeper but usually after one or two feedings, I'd latch them on side-lying and go back to sleep. I think dd1 went in a crib around 8 months and...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   07-06-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 142
Posted By miramom
Oh, and I saw an ergo infant insert but not the...

Oh, and I saw an ergo infant insert but not the ergo carrier itself.

Here's mine if you're interested! I put way more stuff than probably necessary and have received several other necessities...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   07-06-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 142
Posted By miramom
Did I miss a diaper bag? What about things like...

Did I miss a diaper bag? What about things like swing, bouncy seat, exersaucer, bumbo, etc (none are necessary, just checking). Do you need anything related to feeding? If nursing, I suggest breast...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   07-04-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 399
Posted By miramom
My first was a week early and my second was...

My first was a week early and my second was nearly a month early; but when I imagine giving birth, I always picture him coming right on time. So I'm guessing 10/15, weighing 8+10.
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   07-04-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By miramom
I made a knitted blanket (my first!) and 3 pairs...

I made a knitted blanket (my first!) and 3 pairs of baby legs so far. Did a few iron-on appliqués on some old onesies that needed sprucing up, and plan to dye or tie-dye some others that are a bit...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   06-23-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 415
Posted By miramom
Congrats, mama! Glad everything went well :)

Congrats, mama! Glad everything went well :)
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   06-23-2014, 08:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 389
Posted By miramom
My first was a natural delivery at the hospital...

My first was a natural delivery at the hospital but I didn't like being in an unfamiliar bed, woken up to be stuck with needles, not allowed to cosleep with baby, etc. Second was a wonderful...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   06-23-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 389
Posted By miramom
Another other UCers?

I think I've seen one or two other October UC mamas but I was curious how many of us there are. How goes the planning/preparation? I pretty much have all of my supplies (generous friends!) and my...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   06-06-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 52
Posted By miramom
My in-laws are taking my girls to a small family...

My in-laws are taking my girls to a small family reunion in Utah on June 19 for 17 days! Dh is working and I'm in too much pain from symphysis pubis dysfunction to travel comfortably, so we're...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   05-26-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,334
Posted By miramom
I went a week and a half ago for my anatomy scan...

I went a week and a half ago for my anatomy scan and I finally talked dh into letting me stop going. The hour long wait and useless checking of things I can check myself (bp, weight, baby, fundus,...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   05-26-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 27
Posted By miramom
I'm almost 20 weeks now and finally the...

I'm almost 20 weeks now and finally the headaches are very infrequent! I think my last bad one was a week ago, as opposed to having them 3-5 times per week. I'm drinking even more water now that is...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   05-18-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 1,556
Posted By miramom
~~~The Belly Thread~~~

A few days ago, at 18 weeks. http://www.mothering.com/content/type/61/id/332203/width/200/height/400/flags/LL (http://www.mothering.com/content/type/61/id/332203/)
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   05-18-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 25
Posted By miramom
We tend to use the floor or bed for diaper...

We tend to use the floor or bed for diaper changes. I've registered for a waterproof mat thing, but also have some crib sheet protectors that would suffice. A friend just posted that she's selling...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   05-18-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 12
Posted By miramom
IT'S A BOY!!!! Everyone was hoping for a boy....

IT'S A BOY!!!! Everyone was hoping for a boy. So, so happy!
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   05-16-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 12
Posted By miramom
It's a healthy singleton baby! Measuring...

It's a healthy singleton baby! Measuring perfectly to the day. All parts intact and healthy! I can't wait until Sunday's reveal party to find out what baby is!
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   05-15-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 12
Posted By miramom
I plan on this being the only u/s as well. Hope...

I plan on this being the only u/s as well. Hope baby cooperates and shows us the goods!
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   05-15-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 14
Posted By miramom
It rained all day here so it didn't get above...

It rained all day here so it didn't get above 70-something but we've had it in the high 80s to 90s lately! I'm not going to survive this summer!!!
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   05-15-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 12
Posted By miramom
I feel like a little kid on Christmas Eve. We...

I feel like a little kid on Christmas Eve. We aren't finding out the gender until a reveal party with family on Sunday (those 2 extra days will kill me) but I'm so excited to see our little one...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   05-15-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 25
Posted By miramom
This is our third baby and we had gotten rid of...

This is our third baby and we had gotten rid of everything bc DH didn't want another and it was too painful to see all the baby stuff lying around. Fortunately he came around :)
 
Anyway, I have...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   05-12-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 342
Posted By miramom
I'm 18 weeks with my third and rarely feel...

I'm 18 weeks with my third and rarely feel anything! I felt my second starting at 13 weeks, and same with this one, but movements are very few and far between. I'm overweight too but I'm also pretty...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   05-10-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 30
Posted By miramom
Can you cut back on your work schedule (shorter...

Can you cut back on your work schedule (shorter or fewer days)? Bedrest isn't very productive since it causes muscle atrophy and doesn't necessarily prolong the pregnancy, but maybe getting more...
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