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#1 ~A2~

Posted 03 January 2013 - 01:54 PM

Hi all

New thread time

Previous thread

Regards

Ali


#2 smh82

Posted 03 January 2013 - 02:10 PM

GOLD!!!!!

#3 Madalem

Posted 03 January 2013 - 02:30 PM

SILVER!!!!  biggrin.gif

#4 jens1607

Posted 03 January 2013 - 02:59 PM

Bronze

#5 LO123

Posted 03 January 2013 - 03:02 PM

I am trying to follow on from a few questions in the last thread but may forget some:

I too have no energy and can't wait to reach 12 weeks and for the ms to pass. So over it. In regards to posting on FB, I am trying to stay here and on FB but do find it hard to get up sometimes.

Have my first u/s tomorrow so super excited, can't wait.

Edited by LO123, 03 January 2013 - 03:03 PM.


#6 living_bravely

Posted 03 January 2013 - 03:58 PM



"Due In" August 2013


Haven't heard from you for a while- lilpossum#1, bubbalove121, Steffijade81, Superduperexcited, Graciebaby, threelittlebirds, Alana banana, ~bliss~, Robynd, Alliepantz, Babe4me, Shacols, Chickymumma

JULY

Julies1984 (31st)
baby #2 (1st for DP)
DD 4yrs
Finding out? No
location: Canberra

lilpossum#1 (30th)
Baby #2
Finding out? No
Location: Gold Coast


AUGUST 1ST

Bubbalove121
baby #2
DS 10 months
finding out? Yes
Location: Canberra

Steffijade81
Baby #2
DD 2.3yrs
Finding out?
Location: WA

Superduperexcited
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Kalgoorlie

Graciebaby
Baby #1
Finding out? yes
Location: NSW

Threelittlebirds
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Geelong


2ND AUGUST

3RD AUGUST

Jopha
Baby #: 2
DD 2 years
Finding out? No
Location: Gold Coast

Alana Banana
Baby #1
Finding out? Undecided
Location: Perth



4TH AUGUST

~Bliss~
Baby #3 (#1 for DF)
DD 9, DD 6
Finding out? yes
Location: Melbourne

fforster1
Baby #2
DS 2yrs

LO123
Baby #2
DS 3yrs
Finding out? No
Location: Sydney

Fabienne
Baby #1
Finding out? not sure
Location: Melbourne

needanangel
Baby #1
Finding out?  probably
Location: Perth

Robynd
Baby #1
Finding out? unsure
Location: Sydney

im-am
Baby #1
Finding out? Not sure
Location: QLD


5TH AUGUST

Alliepantz
Baby #1?

Bumblebee
Baby #2
DD 6yrs
Location: NSW

Speshelle
Baby #2
DD 19 months
Finding out? Yes
Location: Melbourne


6TH AUGUST

Mrs_Mumma_84
Baby #2
DD/DS 5yrs
finding out? Yes
Location: QLD

Babe4me
Baby #2
DS 4yrs
Finding out? Yes
Location: Mildura

Shacols
Baby #4
DD 9, DS 7, DS 5
Finding out? not sure
Location: Sydney


7TH AUGUST

leebec
Baby #1
finding out?: Yes
Location: Sydney

Mindi81
Baby #4
DS1 6yrs, DS2 5yrs, DD1 2yrs
Finding out? Not sure
Location: Bairnsdale, VIC

Ellejays
Baby #1
Finding out? Not sure
Location: SA

8TH AUGUST

Living_bravely
Baby #2
DD 19 months old
finding out?: yes
Location: Brisbane

Tea-Snob
EDD: ? August 2013
Baby #1
Finding out? No

Littlepip
Baby #1
Finding Out? not sure
Location: Adelaide, SA

Chloesmum2008
Baby #2
DD 4yrs
Finding out? yes
Location: Adelaide

Big blue sky
Baby #1
Finding out? Unsure
Location: ?

Mim12
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Bendigo



9TH AUGUST

Satiress
Baby #4
DD 5yrs, DD 3yrs, DS 16m, DSS 12yrs
Finding out? Yes
Location: Sydney

Minime!
Baby #2
DD 16 months
Finding out? No
location: Melbourne

Dessy123
Baby #3
DS 9, DS 5
Finding out? Maybe
Location: Perth

Paintbrush
Baby #4
Finding out? yes
Location: WA


10TH AUGUST

ChickyMumma
Baby #3 and #4! IDENTICAL TWINS!
DS1 2.5yrs, DS2 1.5yrs
Finding out? Yes
Location: Rural SA


11TH AUGUST

Jenooo
Baby #2
DS 13 months
Finding out? Yes
Location: Sydney

Cassie92
Baby #1
Finding out? yes
Location: VIC/NSW border

princess_Meli
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Cheltenham, VIC

*Dreaming*
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Central Coast



12TH AUGUST

Rose_Butterfly
Baby #3
DD 7, DD in heavan 11/5/07- 3/11/07
Finding out? No
Location: Gold Coast

Lucinne
Baby #2
Finding out? No
Location: Surry Hills


13TH AUGUST

Kerri76
Baby #2
DD 3yrs
Finding out? Yes
Location: Sydney

ymchem
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: ?

Samantha82
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Lismore


14TH AUGUST

Dreams25
Baby #1
Finding Out? Not sure
Location: Melbourne

ChittyChat
Baby #1
Finding out? Tempted
Location: Mosman

Leeleelou82
Baby #1
Finding out? ?
Location: ?


15TH AUGUST

miss-petal
Baby #1
Finding out: Yes
Location: Gold Coast

Kelbelle
Baby #1
Finding out? No
Location: NSW

Briandrea
Baby #3
DD 4, DS 2
Finding out? not sure
Location: Brisbane

Kazzy84
Baby #1
Finding out? No
Location: Sydney


16TH AUGUST

Starposs
Baby #2
DS 23months
Finding out? Yes
Location:

HeartMyBoys
Baby #3
DS1 4.5yrs, DS2 3yrs
Finding out: Yes
Location: Melbourne

Emelsy
Baby #2
DS 2
Location: Sydney

Sandibear
Baby #2
DS 1
Finding out? No
Location: Newcastle

Shelly8888
Baby #2
DS 16 months
Finding out? Yes
Location: Gippsland

Romy_syd
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Sydney

Halismt
Baby #3
DS 10, DD 8
Finding out? yes
Location: Roxby Downs

Teamsawyer
Baby #3
DD 5, DD 3
Finding out? No
Location: Victoria

Graceful lily
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Sydney

GGG
Baby #2
D? 13 months
Finding out?
Location: ?


17TH AUGUST

Knottygirl
Baby #3
DS 3.5, DS 23 months
Finding out? Yes
Location: Gold Coast

Stephjane
baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Central QLD


18TH AUGUST

Izzibeach
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Country WA

Lilac06
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Melbourne

Archieboy
Baby #2
DS 2yrs
Finding out? Yes
Location?

Danjwil
Baby #1
Finding out? yes
Location: Newcastle


19TH AUGUST

Babieluv
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Canberra

smh82
Baby #3
DD 3.5, DD 2
Finding out? Yes
Location: Perth

AndieLee
Baby #1
Finding out?
Location: ?

Chloemay
Baby #1
Finding out? yes
Location: Sydney

Amykbell
Baby #2
DS 1yr
Finding out? No
Location: NSW but moving to Brisbane


20TH AUGUST

Dazali84
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Adelaide

Margo288
Baby #2
DS 2.5yrs
Finding out? No
Location: Melbourne


21ST AUGUST

Bruynchild
Baby #2
DD 20 months
Finding out? Not sure
Location: Manly


22ND AUGUST

mummyummy
Baby #3
DD 8, DS 3
Finding out? Yes
Location: Melbourne

Alelapaige
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Melbourne

Stellarskies
Baby #2
DD 2yrs
Finding out? not sure
Location: Melbourne


23RD AUGUST

Shelly1170
Baby #3
DD 6, DD 4.5
Finding out? Yes
Location: Bangkok (usually PNG, originally Sydney)

Loz*star
Baby #3
Finding out? Yes
Location: Sunny coast

Kiwi Bicycle
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Melbourne


24TH AUGUST

Jens1607
Baby #2
DD 9 months
Finding out? No
Location: Central Coast NSW

K_farxad
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Melbourne


25TH AUGUST

Madalem
Baby #1
Finding out? Not sure
Location: Melbourne


26TH AUGUST

Kittylee
Baby #1
Finding out? Unsure
Location: Sydney

Dexter_Rexter
Baby #1
Finding out? No
Location: brisbane


27TH AUGUST

Thomac
Baby #1
Finding out? No
Location: Melbourne


28TH AUGUST

Jillian_10
Baby #2
DS 9 months
finding out? yes
Location: Melbourne

Amy 1976
Baby #1
Finding out? Yes
Location: Hobart

Ritaroo
Baby #1
Finding out? Probably
Location: Toowoomba


29TH AUGUST

Tess840
Baby #1
Finding out? yes
Location: Brisbane

AliB78
Baby #2
DD 15 months
Finding out? No
Location: Brisbane


30TH AUGUST

31ST AUGUST

1ST SEPTEMBER

zrello
Baby #2
DD 9 months
Finding out? yes
Location: Melbourne


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Edited by living_bravely, 12 January 2013 - 11:38 AM.


#7 Alana Banana

Posted 03 January 2013 - 04:35 PM

QUOTE (LO123 @ 03/01/2013, 01:02 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I am trying to follow on from a few questions in the last thread but may forget some:

I too have no energy and can't wait to reach 12 weeks and for the ms to pass. So over it. In regards to posting on FB, I am trying to stay here and on FB but do find it hard to get up sometimes.

Have my first u/s tomorrow so super excited, can't wait.



I am so with you on the no energy and M/S, I cant get out of bed without medication and cant wait till 12 weeks.

Good Luck with your Scan tomorrow original.gif

#8 Mim12

Posted 03 January 2013 - 06:15 PM

Hi everyone,
Excellent news with so many successful scans and Muggins, twins again wow!

I have been stalking every now and again, trying to lay low until I have had my first scan (tomorrow) and then I think I will relax a little and start to enjoy what the next 30 or so weeks has instore, once the ms buggers off!

DH keeps calling me an 'excitement squasher' I just can't get too attached to this one until I know all is okay.

I hope it has been smooth sailing for most of you other ladies!

#9 Paintbrush

Posted 03 January 2013 - 06:50 PM

I had my first scan today and just the one baby in there, took my three boys in with me and they were so excited, the youngest was disappointed it wasn't twins (my eldest two are twins so I do have a higher chance of twins again).
I've not got morning sickness or anything but when I haven't eaten in a while I get really queasy and only eating has stopped it so far, I never had anything like this with my last two pregnancies so it's really surprised me.
Had my due date confirmed as 9th August which is good.

I hope everyone is doing well and now I've had the scan it all feels a bit more real so I will probably be more active here  happy.gif wink.gif

Edited by Paintbrush, 03 January 2013 - 06:51 PM.


#10 Speshelle

Posted 03 January 2013 - 08:55 PM

Hi living bravely. Feel free to remove me f rom the list. I come here often but don't really have much to add - so wont be posting much. Look forward to reading everyone's progress

#11 diamond3

Posted 03 January 2013 - 09:18 PM

Hi girlsMuggins I did say twins would be amazing I had a feeling you were!Just the one bean for us heart beat was within range was great to get confirmation there is a live baby on board. I am so confused last night I was added to the fb group - I made a post- it came up in my news feed and on my profile. How do I know other friends of mine can't see it? Deleted my post as got all worried! Is it really hidden?Thanks original.gif


#12 Alana Banana

Posted 03 January 2013 - 09:43 PM

I logged into my husbands fb to double check and could not see a thing about anything on the Eb fb, can you do the same?

#13 Hazel_Eyes

Posted 03 January 2013 - 09:49 PM

QUOTE (Mim12 @ 03/01/2013, 06:15 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
DH keeps calling me an 'excitement squasher' I just can't get too attached to this one until I know all is okay.


Hi Mim12, I'm glad I'm not the only one being a bit hesitant to get too excited in the first trimester.  This is my first pregnancy (>2.5y TTC) and I can't wait until the 12w mark!  Wishing you and everyone all the best for a smooth first trimester (go away nasty MS for those of you with it!! - I've been lucky not to get too bad so far).

#14 Newtothis81

Posted 03 January 2013 - 09:52 PM

Hi ladies I'm not very active on this but I'm due on aug 13 with first baby. Exciting but not getting hopes up until jan 11 when I have a dating scan. I had a repeat blood test and showed hcg levels are about 50000 yesterday which I think is a good sign? (I had a m/c in June so not getting ahead of myself) I find this site really useful so thanks and i ill try and be more active in posting. It's a bit odd as I don't feel pregnant at all and no m/s... Which seems very different to others experience (but suppose I should count myself lucky? Though would be reassuring to feel pregnant...hope you are all well x

Hi ladies I'm not very active on this but I'm due on aug 13 with first baby. Exciting but not getting hopes up until jan 11 when I have a dating scan. I had a repeat blood test and showed hcg levels are about 50000 yesterday which I think is a good sign? (I had a m/c in June so not getting ahead of myself) I find this site really useful so thanks and i ill try and be more active in posting. It's a bit odd as I don't feel pregnant at all and no m/s... Which seems very different to others experience (but suppose I should count myself lucky? Though would be reassuring to feel pregnant...hope you are all well x

#15 Leeleelou82

Posted 03 January 2013 - 10:16 PM

Newtothis81 - Your post connected with me as I am due on August 14th with #1 and also feeling very nervous about getting too excited and don't want to tell anyone apart from my partner and sister until after 12 weeks! Here's hoping all goes well... I also have no morning sickness or cravings as yet, however my clothes are getting tighter and going to have to upgrade my bra size soon! My ultrasound and blood tests have been positive and 12 week scan booked for 31st January. Fingers crossed!
Congrats to everyone else and I hope you are all feeling much better soon!!

#16 Hazel_Eyes

Posted 03 January 2013 - 10:42 PM

Continuing on from Chat Thread #3....
~*bumblebee*~ I'm not on FB, worried I'll accidentally do something silly and post to my general page before I'm ready to announce at 12w (Feb 8th for me, counting down already!!).  I'll join then.  Am I missing much?

HeartMyBoys sending you lots of positive vibes, waiting isn't much fun sad.gif  Hope you get a scan soon.  

jopha I'm spotting too, with the occasional light bleed - I've had this twice: once after carrying something heavy and once after swimming.  Could have been worse, could have been whilst halfway down a lap in the public pool!  I actually got motion sick from people swimming past in the lane next to me - that was a new experience.  Won't go back to swimming until >12w methinks, just to be on the safe side.  I miss exercising but too worried to do this due to spotting sad.gif  I hope yours stops soon.

AFM, I'm lucky I had a 6w5d scan on Wed (flickering heartbeat!!) and my FS wants to see me again in a fortnight so I'll get another scan at 8w5d, then all going well, another one at my first appointment with my OB at 10w.  Assuming I also get a 12w scan (I think this is the NT one?) then it's looking like I'm getting heaps of scans!  Hoping this will stop me from worrying too much.  Not looking forward to going back to work next week.  I'm finding I get very achy around the uterus when standing up too long, and not sure how I'll survive without an afternoon nap!  Hope to get access to the sick room to keep this going for another couple of weeks, not sure if work will like that but I'm hopeful.
Wishing you all the best for a lovely weekend original.gif

#17 AlelaPaige

Posted 04 January 2013 - 12:13 PM

Hi all, new to here and first ever post! Pretty exciting! Ha. Due in August 2013, had scan this morning and got to see little heart beat and excited...first baby so full of nerves and questions and just want these 12 weeks over!!! Hope everyone is feeling well and look forward to chatting more! biggrin.gif

#18 LO123

Posted 04 January 2013 - 12:19 PM

Hi Ladies, had first scan today. So exciting, was great to see baby. Ob was really happy and said baby had strong HB. Did change my due to 6 August but I am OK with that just happy to see bub and now have a little picture....



#19 ellejays

Posted 04 January 2013 - 05:57 PM

Can anyone tell me if there is a "usual" time to start telling family and friends?

We are 9 weeks and I would like to tell our parents next week after our 10 week OB appointment.  Hubby thinks that 12 weeks is the "normal time" but we don't really know!!

#20 Aynjell

Posted 04 January 2013 - 07:15 PM

Hi, can someone from the fb group please pm me

Thx x

#21 Beckie81

Posted 04 January 2013 - 08:28 PM

ellejays there is no "normal" time to tell anyone. A lot of people wait until they get past the 12 weeks, with our DS my DH was on the phone as soon as we left the doctors when we found out at we were only 4 weeks this time we waited until 6 weeks. It is so exciting for us we can't keep it in. Plus I have had the worst MS there is no way I could have hidden it. However I have only told family and friends haven't told work yet. You can tell people whenever you feel you want to there are no rules as to when you have to do it. Hope that helps.

#22 Mummie2bagain

Posted 05 January 2013 - 12:57 AM

Newbie to this site & forum original.gif6 weeks and the morning sickness (all day sickness) has kicked in already. Wasn't this early with number 1 but I guess each pregnancy is diff

#23 Ritaroo

Posted 05 January 2013 - 08:21 AM

Just wondering if I can join the group. I am 6 weeks 3 days ( had a scan yesterday) making the baby due the day after my birthday! Not much ms, more like a little queasiness and gagging when thinking about certain things. This is my first is don't know what to expect. Paranoid I might lose it but will just have to wait and see what happens I guess.

#24 im-am

Posted 05 January 2013 - 01:50 PM

We're due 4th Aug, but our early scan showed the bub was a bit bitter and possibly could date 29th July. The fantastic news is - we olnly have 11 days to the 12 week scan!!!!!! Cannot wait to see our little baby again, this time with a little face and arms & legs. Bring on the 16th!!!!!!!!!

Whops - bigger wink.gif

#25 LO123

Posted 05 January 2013 - 06:14 PM

Hi everyone, welcome to the ladeis and congrats....

ellejays, in regards to telling people it is totally up to what you feel comfortable with. A lot of people wait till 12 weeks  but I did read someone recently that is quite new. It came about when they started doing the 12 week scan, before people use to tell a lot earlier. I am waiting till 12 weeks scan as I just feel better with that. We have told family of course and a few close friends but other people and work will be after scan.

Mummie2bagain, ms is the worst, I have it all day as well except lately the mornings seem OK and it after lunch when it gets worst. I have found smaller meals and just eating all day seems to help. My ob said yesterday it peaks at 9 weeks, so for me want get any worst and will end between 10 and 15 weeks.

Ritaroo, what your feeling is natural. I don't think it goes away but after each scan and appointment I know I always feel a lot more relaxed.

im-am, the 16 is so soon. that is great, mine is on the 21. Good luck, so exciting. I was also due on the 4th but my scan on Friday has now moved me to the 6th.




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36 baby names inspired by food and drinks

A French court may have ruled out Nutella as a baby name, but that doesn't have to stop you from taking inspiration from the supermarket (or bottle shop). See what parents in the US have chosen for their delicious little ones.

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