Jump to content

Due 1st - 15th Aug, 2012 #4


  • This topic is locked This topic is locked
103 replies to this topic

#76 Kay1

Posted 13 March 2012 - 05:46 PM

Helloooooo?? Anybody heeere???

laughing2.gif

I hope everyone's going well. I am getting some nice little taps and wriggles finally which is great. I am really popping out now, everyone is commenting on it. Loving having a round belly - I am trying to really enjoy it as it will be the last time.

Saw the endo today and thyroid levels are spot on so that's good. original.gif Hope everyone is well!

#77 angelskies

Posted 13 March 2012 - 06:07 PM

1 week tomorrow till my 20 week scan *woot* can't wait to find out the gender of beanie. been sooo impatient this pregnancy to find out lol

#78 Kay1

Posted 14 March 2012 - 12:07 PM

Me too angelskies! I only have 4 more days to wait!

#79 angelskies

Posted 14 March 2012 - 01:17 PM

ppl using mcn how are you planning on storing them? with my 2 boys i had a bookshelf full of them but now all the bookshelves are in use (lego models etc) so looking for alternative ideas =)

#80 twilightangel

Posted 14 March 2012 - 01:40 PM

I just stack my nappies on the change table shelf but then I only have a supply of 24 in size small but with the medium size I have about 50 so I store them all made up in a cane basket beside the change table.

Am having such a bad week, my one year old puppy might have a mass cell tumour, she had surgery Monday to remove it and I get the biopsy results tomorrow. Poor thing has a huge cut across her throat where the lump was. I just keep crying when I look at her.

Got spoilt rotten for my birthday yesterday which was lovely especially as I was able to share it with hubby and the kids.  Also had my antenatal appointment. Bubs is doing well and I will be getting a sizing scan at 36 Weeks so we can discuss an induction etc if necessary.

Hope everyone is going well.

#81 angelskies

Posted 14 March 2012 - 04:51 PM

oh the poor puppy!! good luck with the results!

#82 MegsW

Posted 14 March 2012 - 05:46 PM

When do you get the results from the biopsy TwilightAngel?

Kay are you on the FB group?



#83 White-Lily

Posted 14 March 2012 - 05:59 PM

H Ladies and bumps! Im from the other August DIG but its so very quiet over there... Can I join in here too?? I just really want to chat. My DIG with DD was so chatty and  so was my April DIG for my m/c and I miss them!!

So to introduce myself (hope no one minds!).
Hi, I'm White-Lily, 26 and located in Perth. Bub #2 due 24th August. DD is just turned 3 and is very excited!! we are having a surprise this time but still I'm hanging out for the morph scan just to make sure baby is still ok in there! I'm a touch paranoid for no good reason!!

Starting to feel tiny kicks. Have been feeling very sporadic flutters for a few weeks but not enough to convince me it really is baby IYKWIM? Waiting to get booted on a daily basis!
I have popped out and have been looking pregnant for a few weeks but somehow no one at work has realised! I will get around to telling them all soon I suppose  ph34r.gif Most of the family know as of last week so its all actually real now - finally at almost 17 weeks  blush.gif

QUOTE
ppl using mcn how are you planning on storing them?
I have all mine in a nappy stacker, well two actually. DD's/large ones are hanging in her wardrobe and bubs are hanging off the cot but will be moved to hang off the change table or nursery door (small room)

Happy birthday for yesterday twilightangel. Hope your puppy is going to be ok.

Again I really hope no one minds me butting in but I figure we will all be in the same parents group soon enough and the other thread is so slow I think I heard my own echo in there...

#84 Kay1

Posted 14 March 2012 - 06:18 PM

Welcome White-Lily. Its very quiet in here too so the more the merrier! That's great that you are feeling little kicks. I am 18.5 weeks and only just started getting them in the last week or so. I was starting to worry a bit. I can't believe people at work haven't noticed yet! I am massive, but I think its a 3rd baby thing LOL. Everyone is commenting on how I've 'popped out' etc. It is all belly though, looks like I've swallowed a small beach ball LOL.

Twilightangel - Oh your poor pup. I hope the results tomorrow are good. Glad you had a good scan. original.gif

Megs - Nah I'm not in the FB group. I'm a bit funny sharing my FB with people I don't "know" IYKWIM? Plus I spend too much time on there anyway LOL.

MCN - I used to keep them in some baskets on the change table shelf. I did use a nappy stacker when we had DS2 as his bassinet was in our room and the change table was in another room. I don't know if I"ll use MCN this time....I have sold most of mine.


#85 White-Lily

Posted 16 March 2012 - 06:02 PM

Thanks for the welcome Kay original.gif Yeah I think they are too involved in their own lives or they don't want to say anything in case they upset me or something. In any case I'm happy I'm not being badgered about maternity leave and when I will come back, etc.

Love the beach ball comment. That's pretty much how I look too (and feel occasionally!) I was the same with DD original.gif I'm going to take a picture tonight so I might post it next week if I remember.

#86 Lumikki

Posted 17 March 2012 - 02:08 PM

Maybe it's time to merge the two groups back into one?

#87 Kay1

Posted 17 March 2012 - 03:19 PM

Not a bad idea La Neige.

#88 twilightangel

Posted 18 March 2012 - 07:12 AM

Just thought I would pop in and say thanks for all the well wishes towards my puppy. The vet said we were very lucky and caught it early as it was benign. I am so happy original.gif

Hope everyone is well.

#89 Kay1

Posted 18 March 2012 - 07:49 AM

That's great news twilightangel! original.gif

#90 twilightangel

Posted 18 March 2012 - 08:12 AM

Thanks heaps Kay - I was so relieved original.gif

ETA - I have posted an updated list, if I have missed anyone or details are wrong please let me know and I will edit them asap original.gif

Edited by twilightangel, 18 March 2012 - 08:23 AM.


#91 twilightangel

Posted 18 March 2012 - 08:20 AM




~ 25th July ~

Hippie_Chick_1980
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings -

~ 28th July ~

Xgirl1980
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings - First Bub

~ 30th July ~

TwilightAngel
Gender Prediction - Now that I know it's only one, bbluestork.gif
Location - Brisbane QLD
Siblings - DS1 8 years, DD1 6 years, DD2 4 years and DS2 1 year

~ 1st August ~

DecafJane
Gender Prediction - bbluestork.gif
Location - SE QLD
Siblings -

Magicalsurprise
Gender - babyboy.gif
Location - SE QLD
Siblings - DD1 7 years, DS1 5 years, DD2 3 years and DD3 1 year

Zukkini
Gender Prediction - No idea. Last time I kept alternating between the two and couldn't make up my mind.
Location - Adelaide SA
Siblings - DS 19 months

Little.orchid
Gender Prediction - bbluestork.gif
Location - Sydney NSW
Siblings - First Bub

Mojo11
Gender Prediction - No idea but high HcG is said to be linked with ppinkstork.gif
Location - VIC
Siblings - 2 Goofy canine furbabies, 1st human baby

FreeRangeBabies
Gender Prediction - Would love another bbluestork.gif
Location - A little country town in Southern NSW
Siblings - DS1 6 years and DS2 3 years

Gez15673
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings - DS1 16 years, DS2 14 years, DD1 13 years, DD2 11 years, DS3 8 years, DS4 6 years, DS5 2.5 years and DS6 1 year

~ 2nd August ~

Starletta
Gender Prediction - ppinkstork.gif
Location - Sydney NSW
Siblings - DS Harry

Surprise Number 5
Gender Prediction -
Location - Sydney NSW
Siblings -

Sonmat6
Gender Prediction - No idea yet
Location - Sydney NSW
Siblings - Two step-children

Swheat
Gender Prediction -
Location - Dubai
Siblings - One, who is currently 8 months old

Bandsmarsh
Gender Prediction - Either ppinkstork.gif or bbluestork.gif ... haha , I have no feeling either way... weird cause I knew what DD & DS were way before scans!
Location - Regional VIC
Siblings - DD 6 years and DS 22months

MeandCo
Gender Prediction - I would love a ppinkstork.gif but I think it's a bbluestork.gif
Location - Geelong VIC
Siblings - DS 11 months

AggieNicole
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings -

~ 3rd August ~

LaNeige
Gender Prediction - I've got a feeling it's a bbluestork.gif
Location - Perth WA
Siblings - First Bub

DW2202
Gender Prediction - ppinkstork.gif
Location - ACT
Siblings - DD 10 months

~ 4th August ~

Miz84
Gender Prediction - Both DH and I have a "feeling" ppinkstork.gif
Location - QLD
Siblings - Only furr babies so far

Eckstar
Gender Prediction - Not sure, possibly ppinkstork.gif
Location - Sydney NSW
Siblings - DSS 13 years and DS almost 2 years

Mishkaandscout
Gender Prediction - bbluestork.gif
Location - Melbourne VIC
Siblings - First Bub

Jkb82
Gender Prediction -  ppinkstork.gif not sure why just have a feeling
Location - Northern Suburbs Melbourne VIC
Siblings - DD will be 25 months when baby is due

~ 5th August ~

AveMaria
Gender Prediction - bbluestork.gif
Location - Brisbane QLD
Siblings - First Bub

Missmoneypenny
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings - First Bub

~ 7th August ~

KateinTO
Gender Prediction - ppinkstork.gif
Location - Toronto
Siblings -

Leish_84
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings - 2 DD's

Ashalind
Gender Prediction - I have no idea if it's a ppinkstork.gif or bbluestork.gif or one or more
Location - Hawkesbury
Siblings - First Bub

Myhusbandswife
Gender Prediction - ppinkstork.gif
Location - Sydney NSW
Siblings - DS 15 years, DS 2 years and DD 1 year

Abby25
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings -

~ 8th August ~

Ans_anshu
Gender Prediction - No idea
Location - Melbourne VIC
Siblings - DD 6 years

Bindy30
Gender Prediction - Husband thinks we are having a ppinkstork.gif
Location - Brisbane QLD
Siblings -

Sam78s
Gender Prediction - bbluestork.gif
Location - Western Sydney NSW (having baby at Nepean Hospital)
Siblings - DS 6 years, DS 4 years and DS 2 years

~ 9th August ~

Tryingfornumberone
Gender Prediction - ppinkstork.gif
Location - Adelaide SA
Siblings - DSD 8 years

LG1977
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings - First Bub

Artful
Gender Prediction - I really don't know! Maybe a bbluestork.gif ??
Location - Perth WA
Siblings - Nope, unless you count a noisy staffy

Tintookie
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings -

~ 10th August ~

Ali21011
Gender Prediction - ppinkstork.gif (I think and everyone I told)
Location - Sydney NSW
Siblings - First Bub

Bubba13
Gender Prediction - bbluestork.gif
Location - SE QLD
Siblings - DS 6 months old

Fidgets
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings -

~ 11th August ~

Bertieboo
Gender Prediction - ppinkstork.gif
Location - Sydney NSW
Siblings - DS 4 years and DD 2 years

Kahell
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings -

Apple80
Gender Prediction - DH thinks it's a ppinkstork.gif
Location - Canberra ACT
Siblings -

Rachel2012
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings -

BusyBee01
Gender Prediction - ppinkstork.gif
Location - Country VIC
Siblings - DD 18 years, DS 4 years and DS 2 years

~ 12th August ~

Chaising Daisies
Gender Prediction - bbluestork.gif
Location - Country NSW
Siblings - 3 brothers

WinterBaby
Gender Prediction - I am feeling a bbluestork.gif
Location - Melbourne at the moment, plan will be to head back to Canberra for birth to be nearer to loved ones
Siblings - Baby #1 for us, and grandchild #1 for both grandparents

Najoula
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings - First Bub

~ 13th August ~

Jacapanthus/Kay1
Gender - babyboy.gif
Location -
Siblings - DS 6 years and DS 3 years

Itwo3810
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings - First Bub

Honeybee12
Gender Prediction - bbluestork.gif
Location -
Siblings - First Bub

~ 14th August ~

Curious.Chicken
Gender Prediction - Would love a bbluestork.gif so DH can stock up on Lego!
Location - Sydney NSW
Siblings - First Bub

Vicki.83
Gender Prediction - bbluestork.gif
Location - Melbourne VIC
Siblings - DD 5 years

MegsW
Gender - babyboy.gif
Location - Adelaide SA
Siblings - 2 x DD's and 3 x DS's

~ 15th August ~

Becca_
Gender Prediction - Thinking another bbluestork.gif
Location - SW QLD
Siblings - DS 5 months

Inigo Montoya
Gender Prediction - ppinkstork.gif
Location - Perth WA
Siblings - First Bub

LexiandJacob
Gender Prediction -
Location - Darwin, NT
Siblings - DD 6 years, DS almost 2 years

SarahMc
Gender Prediction -
Location -
Siblings - DS 9 years, DS 7 years and DD 5 years

~ 24th August ~

White Lily
Gender Prediction -
Location - Perth, WA
Siblings - DD 3 years

~ Our Angels ~

Millej13
Dachsie
Daisy1974
First Time Mama
MizRhi
Chepie77
SarahBubble

Edited by twilightangel, 19 March 2012 - 01:36 PM.


#92 magicalsurprise

Posted 18 March 2012 - 09:55 AM

Great news about your puppy Twilightangel original.gif

#93 Kay1

Posted 18 March 2012 - 06:31 PM

sad.gif I am feeling so sick. I think I have the bug that DS1 had last week. Just have an upset stomach and feel so tired and flat, sore tummy etc. Blergh. Hope I am ok to go to my scan tomorrow!!

#94 Kay1

Posted 19 March 2012 - 12:50 PM

Hello ladies! We had a BRILLIANT scan this morning. original.gif Baby was very obliging and everything looks perfect. So relieved and happy.

We also found out we are having another beautiful BOY!! original.gif

I was convinced he was a boy so not a huge shock at all. I am so in love with him already, can't wait to meet him. Will tell his brothers this afternoon. original.gif

#95 twilightangel

Posted 19 March 2012 - 01:28 PM

Kay - I hope you are feeling a little better today and if not then I am sure seeing your little boy on the screen surely cheered you up. Congrats on the little boy, that is wonderful news. I'm glad everything looked well too.

It seems this group has produced alot of boys, wonder if we will get some pink announcements soon?

#96 magicalsurprise

Posted 19 March 2012 - 06:29 PM

Kay1 - I hope you feel better soon... and Congrats on your little man!

The boys are by far outnumbering the girls on fb as well!

#97 MegsW

Posted 20 March 2012 - 01:28 AM

Twilightangel - so very glad about your gorgeous Puppy!!!  Excellent news xxx

Kay - Great news!  So happy for you and glad that baby is healthy and happy.  


#98 White-Lily

Posted 21 March 2012 - 11:10 AM

Kay congrats on finding out you are expecting a boy! Hope you are feeling better soon too.

twilightangel great news about your puppy

AFM kicks are getting stronger and m/s is finally gone!  biggrin.gif

#99 angelskies

Posted 21 March 2012 - 05:45 PM

had a great scan this morning - and found out we are expecting our 3rd little man!

very excited as is our youngest who came with us to the scan! =)

#100 twilightangel

Posted 21 March 2012 - 06:01 PM

Angelskies - congrats so much on finding out you are expecting another little man, that is great news. The boys must be thrilled!

I seem to have misplaced you on the list so can I please get your details again. Thanks.




2 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 2 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

How a pregnancy contract could work for you and your partner

The idea of making a 'pregnancy contract' with your partner may sound a bit silly at first, but it can help make the transition to parenthood a lot smoother.

Finding a mum-friendly personal trainer

Burping babies vs burpees – yes, new mums and personal trainers live in different worlds. But they can work together - once you find the right match for you and your lifestyle.

Ambulance service under fire: baby seats to go, response times 'worse than ever'

The NSW Ambulance Service is removing child-safety seats from ambulances, while the Victorian service is facing criticism over lengthy response times following the death of a three-year-old.

Alleged baby snatch incident a ?misunderstanding?, say police

Police say that an incident in which a man pulled on a woman?s pram while walking a popular Sydney route late last month was a misunderstanding.

Ebola killed my aunt and is shutting down my country

Three weeks ago, my auntie, a midwife, developed a fever. Sitting here in Sydney basked in Australian sunshine, that shouldn't be big news.

The night my ovary burst

One mum shares her frightening experience and vows to never take her health for granted again.

Is e-reading to your toddler story time or just screen time?

When reading increasingly means swiping pages on a device, and we're advised to read to their children early and often, should parents be turning to e-readers for storytime?

Community mourns inspiring young dad

A young dad who fought a five-year battle with cancer has been remembered for his inspiring legacy at a funeral service attended by hundreds of family and friends this week.

Meningococcal kills Queensland toddler

Public health authorities say the death of a toddler in north Queensland from meningococcal disease highlights the danger the illness poses.

Nicole Kidman: 'I hope every month that I'm pregnant'

Nicole Kidman is hoping to add to her family, but says she's doubtful it will happen.

Recall: Aldi Wooden London Bus play set

Aldi has announced a recall of their popular Wooden London Bus play set.

Great gift ideas for first birthdays

From soft toys to balance bikes, here are some great ideas for first birthday gifts.

Mum learnt she was pregnant hours before giving birth

Kim Walsh arrived at the doctor with abdominal cramps. Hours later, she was cradling the baby experts told her she could never have.

How cancer has made me a better, happier person

I'm a far better person post-cancer than I ever was before. The goal now is to stay around long enough to find out who I can become, and what I can achieve.

Pete Evans says a paleo diet can prevent autism. He's wrong

Pete Evans is not a paediatrician or even a nutritionist or dietitian. So why should we believe his extreme views and remove food groups from our children's diets over the advice from those more qualified?

Let's get back to commonsense parenting

Forget the new 'Lawnmower' parenting trend; try using plain old-fashioned commonsense instead.

Woman sues after having a mixed-race baby

A US woman is suing a sperm bank after it sent her vials from African-American man, instead of the white donor she had selected.

Bonding ideas dad will love

Dad may not say it, but he could be feeling lost, confused and seriously left out. However, there are lots of things new fathers can do to be more included in the excitement of pregnancy and new parenthood.

The house that hope built for childhood cancer

Baby Laelani Baker was diagnosed with cancer before she was even born. Her heartbreaking story is just one of the reasons the Build for a Cure project is raising money for vital research into childhood cancer.

Does stay-at-home parenting get better?

Parenting doesn’t ever get easier; the challenges just change. But the challenges of caring for young children definitely lessens as they get older.

Inquest into the short and tragic life of Chloe Valentine

As the first phase of an inquest into the death of Chloe Valentine drew to a close, there was no doubt Chloe's life was marred by appalling neglect.

When mothers kill

The act of killing one's child is unthinkable for most, and a mother who kills her offspring has a special power to inspire shock and revulsion.

6 beauty tips for tired mums

For those of us with young children, eight hours sleep is a distant memory. And while we can’t do much to secure more shut-eye, there are some ways to fake it.

Download now: Essential Kids Activity Finder app

Got bored kids? Quickly find the best activities for kids wherever you are in Australia with the Essential Kids app.

 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

16 parenting truths you won't find in the baby books

I am five years into this parenting gig and I’ve learnt that sleepless nights and changing dirty nappies are child’s play.

Win 1 of 5 Canon Powershot D30 cameras

Capture life more easily with the Canon Powershot D30. Shockproof, waterproof and dustproof, you can take it almost anywhere and shoot beautiful images, time after time. Enter now!

Best and worst potty party cakes

It's nice to celebrate a child making the shift from nappies to 'big kid' undies, but do we really need a semi-realistic used toilet cake to do it? Here are some of the best and worst cakes parents have used at 'potty parties' around the world.

7 tips for a financially festive Christmas

Plan ahead - and do it now - to ensure festive season expenses don't break the bank.

'Go the F*** to Sleep' author's new book for frustrated parents

A sequel is coming soon to the 2011 hit book 'Go the F*** to Sleep' - and this time, it's about mealtimes.

Great birthday party buys from Etsy

Handmade crafts to decorate and personalise your child's next birthday - from banners to cake decorations, we've got gorgeous party finds from Etsy.

Creative storage ideas for the kids' rooms

Creative and practical storage ideas for the kids' toys and books can also add some stylish decor to your home. Visit babyology.com.au for more stylish modern finds for hip kids & parents.

A year without Vicki

Vicki had a three-month-old son when she first felt something wasn't right. She was gone within a year.

To the mum in the doctor's waiting room

Maybe the mum I saw in that waiting room, seemingly disconnected from her baby, doesn’t have the support she needs.

10 space-saving nursery ideas

Starting a family doesn't always mean moving into a bigger house - not yet, anyway.

 

What's in a name?

Baby Names

Looking for a classic name, or an unusual name? Our Baby Name Finder is for you, search or browse to refine your shortlist.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.