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Posted by Debblah , 17 July 2013 - - - - - - · 431 views

Blob was born.


Rembrandt Grayson ****** ****** was born 5th July 8.40am 8 pounds 6 ounces via c section.

Complications lead to a lot of bleeding, and platelets dropped to 13 dangerously low. Hemoglobin was also low as well. I was given 4 units of blood,(transfusions) an iron infusion and platelets all via a drip. Followed by an allergic reaction to...


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Almost time

Posted by Debblah , 04 June 2013 - - - - - - · 289 views

I'm now 35 weeks pregnant...and over it. I have gd and was told I would induced 38-39 weeks as of the last ultrasound blob is growing two weeks ahead and I need another ultrasound to keep an eye out on the big head my blob has. I'm hoping for a miracle, because i DO NOT WANT A C Section. The thought of it makes me feel sick and I would not be able...


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:(

Posted by Debblah , 30 March 2013 - - - - - - · 257 views

25 weeks pregnant and another bad painful uncomfortable symptom to add to the rest, sore ribs.. No one told me ribs spread 5-10 cms and it's PAINFUL.
Thankgod i'm only doing this once. I hate it.
I love my baby and can't wait for him or her to be born in 3 months. But one will be it. I can't go through this again.


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20 weeks

Posted by Debblah , 23 February 2013 - - - - - - · 317 views

20 weeks finally.
Saw my blob on the screen and he/she looks like a baby and not a blob, but still sticking with the nickname. I had the lady write the sex of blob on a piece of paper and put it in an envelope and seal it for when we decide to look together, alone during a special dinner or outing and not in a sterile room with a stranger.
wanted to shar...


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BOOBS

Posted by Debblah , 29 January 2013 - - - - - - · 571 views

When do boobs stop growing? I was a size 12 G now I'm over flowing and heading to a GG or F, I really hope they don't get too much bigger .


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Blah

Posted by Debblah , 03 January 2013 - - - - - - · 195 views

Well nausea left for a week and is back, not as bad and happens sporadically during the day, worse at night. Still not sleeping a full night, really want my sleeping tablets but know I can't have them. Had indigestion bad for a few days bought a heap of tablets and it disappeared...grrr
I can't wait til my babies born so I can start to feel normal...


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New meds for nausea

Posted by Debblah , 30 December 2012 - - - - - - · 235 views

Finally got new meds from the doctor, hoping it helps with nausea and I feel  better soon, I can't wait to enjoy this pregnancy. I'm so excited and want to make plans now. not next month. I want to start looking at baby stuff in stores, really looking not just glancing as a pass. I want to get my house cleaned and crap thrown out and start storing...


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Happy happy happy

Posted by Debblah , 30 December 2012 - - - - - - · 211 views

Finally made the 3 mths mark. nausea's almost gone managed to eat christmas dinner without needing to throw up awesome feeling to feel heaps better, even having my first coffee in weeks. Oh yeah...Yummm Managed to also sleep more last night and not as tired during the day...I like the 3mths mark
I might be able to enjoy this now.


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8 weeks this week

Posted by Debblah , 28 November 2012 - - - - - - · 200 views

I am 8 weeks this week, wondering how the hell I'm going to cope with four more weeks of nausea and not sleeping. After being on sleeping tablets for 10+yrs I went off the instantly when I did a home test almost three weeks ago and haven't had more then 3-4 hours of uninterrupted sleep since. All I do is toss and turn, and feel sick all damn day,...





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