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Baby Andrew born on 08/20 8lbs 8oz at 40w5d I went in for the weekly visit and I was dilated only 4cm just...More
Ani(33),DH(34),DD(8),DD(1),Furbaby(6).2 Angel Babies. BFP 12/01/2014,EDD 08/15/15
Posted by ani05
Reply: Ani
Yay that's so exciting. Much better for him to come late instead of super early. Glad the progesterone...More
Heather(26),DH Lee(27). PCOS w Hemmoragic cysts. BFP:1/23/11 M/C 2/10/11. BFP:8/13/11 DS born 3/31/12. BFP 7/28/13 EDD: 4/9/14 DD born 3/25/14
Posted by hgreenwood7058
Reply: hope everyone is doing good
so happy to hear things are going good. The third trimester tiredness is no fun especially with an...More
Heather(26),DH Lee(27). PCOS w Hemmoragic cysts. BFP:1/23/11 M/C 2/10/11. BFP:8/13/11 DS born 3/31/12. BFP 7/28/13 EDD: 4/9/14 DD born 3/25/14
Posted by hgreenwood7058
Don't give up
The mechanism of getting pregnant after a miscarriage are not much different than conceiving a baby at any...More
Posted by An_262631
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Reply: hope all is well
Very true. Sometime it takes a little more work but oh so worth it. I am so excited for you.
Heather(26),DH Lee(27). PCOS w Hemmoragic cysts. BFP:1/23/11 M/C 2/10/11. BFP:8/13/11 DS born 3/31/12. BFP 7/28/13 EDD: 4/9/14 DD born 3/25/14
Posted by hgreenwood7058
Reply: Update
Boo for ms. Glad its getting a little better at least. Aubrey is the same way with wanting mama time....More
Heather(26),DH Lee(27). PCOS w Hemmoragic cysts. BFP:1/23/11 M/C 2/10/11. BFP:8/13/11 DS born 3/31/12. BFP 7/28/13 EDD: 4/9/14 DD born 3/25/14
Posted by hgreenwood7058
Reply: Birth Story!!
eek for the placental abruption. Glad that it didn't affect the outcome. That was a pretty quick...More
Heather(26),DH Lee(27). PCOS w Hemmoragic cysts. BFP:1/23/11 M/C 2/10/11. BFP:8/13/11 DS born 3/31/12. BFP 7/28/13 EDD: 4/9/14 DD born 3/25/14
Posted by hgreenwood7058
Reply: congrats beth
Thanks Heather! Natalie Elizabeth was born on Feb 15th at 7:40pm, weighing 6lbs 13oz & 20in. She arrived...More
Me(33) DH(35), PAL Grad, DS born 3/2012. Four angels, 5/2009, 6/2011, 2/2014 and 3/2014, BFP 6/13/14, EDD 2/20/15 pink team!
Posted by bethann88
Reply: Caleb's birth story
boo for meconium. Aubrey had the same issue but also had an infected placenta and so I get the...More
Heather(26),DH Lee(27). PCOS w Hemmoragic cysts. BFP:1/23/11 M/C 2/10/11. BFP:8/13/11 DS born 3/31/12. BFP 7/28/13 EDD: 4/9/14 DD born 3/25/14
Posted by hgreenwood7058
Reply: Birth story!!! Short version
yay. I have been stocking the boards wondering when he was going to come. Congrats. So excited for you...More
Heather(26),DH Lee(27). PCOS w Hemmoragic cysts. BFP:1/23/11 M/C 2/10/11. BFP:8/13/11 DS born 3/31/12. BFP 7/28/13 EDD: 4/9/14 DD born 3/25/14
Posted by hgreenwood7058
Reply: Monday update 1/12
I am sorry you were feeling so crummy Beth. No fun. Glad little miss is doing good though. I can't...More
Heather(26),DH Lee(27). PCOS w Hemmoragic cysts. BFP:1/23/11 M/C 2/10/11. BFP:8/13/11 DS born 3/31/12. BFP 7/28/13 EDD: 4/9/14 DD born 3/25/14
Posted by hgreenwood7058
Monday update 1/12
Charlotte and baby boy 36 w 6 d We had an appointment and u/s on Friday. He looks good and healthy, and...More
~Charlotte(29), DH(30), M/C 3/7/11, DD Addison 2/12/12, BFP 5/29/14 EDD 2/3/15
Posted by smithc27
Monday update 1/12
Charlotte and baby boy 36 w 6 d We had an appointment and u/s on Friday. He looks good and healthy, and...More
~Charlotte(29), DH(30), M/C 3/7/11, DD Addison 2/12/12, BFP 5/29/14 EDD 2/3/15
Posted by smithc27
Reply: Monday Update
Aubrey is doing good. She had her 9mo appt a little late since she turned 9mo on christmas. She is still...More
Heather(26),DH Lee(27). PCOS w Hemmoragic cysts. BFP:1/23/11 M/C 2/10/11. BFP:8/13/11 DS born 3/31/12. BFP 7/28/13 EDD: 4/9/14 DD born 3/25/14
Posted by hgreenwood7058
Reply: New Year Update
Sounds like you are almost there Julie! Excited to read your birth story after your new little man arrives....More
~Charlotte(29), DH(30), M/C 3/7/11, DD Addison 2/12/12, BFP 5/29/14 EDD 2/3/15
Posted by smithc27
Letting Go Of Baby
Exciting News everyone! The Letting Go of Baby book has been completed! It is available for purchase through...More
Posted by An_260761

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Is it possible to mentally let go of a loss?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Depends
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Sending love and calming vibes
I am a PAL grad and I am stopping with some love for you ladies! My PAL babies are now 7 and 9 and I am still...More
Posted by landsmama
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Reply: U/S Update
Thanks Heather! Yes, this u/s went so much better than the last.
Me(33) DH(34), PAL Grad, DS born 3/2012. Four angels, 5/2009, 6/2011, 2/2014 and 3/2014, BFP 6/13/14, EDD 2/20/15 pink team!
Posted by bethann88
Reply: Second pregnancy after losing the first almost 5 y...
So sorry for your loss, and having to deal with the morning sickness too. I'm on my third pregnancy, second...More
~Charlotte(29), DH(30), M/C 3/7/11, DD Addison 2/12/12, BFP 5/29/14 EDD 2/3/15
Posted by smithc27
Reply: Updates
Sorry I haven't updated in a few weeks; not much to report on lately... which is a good thing I guess! Baby...More
~Charlotte(29), DH(30), M/C 3/7/11, DD Addison 2/12/12, BFP 5/29/14 EDD 2/3/14
Posted by smithc27
Reply: Disappointing day
Oh BethAnn I am so sorry! That is terrible, to look forward to this u/s with joy and then have it taken away...More
~Charlotte(29), DH(30), M/C 3/7/11, DD Addison 2/12/12, BFP 5/29/14 EDD 2/3/14
Posted by smithc27
Reply: How to start healing??
TRIGGS: First of all, many ((hugs)) to you, and thoughts and prayers are with your family. I have no words for...More
~Charlotte(29), DH(30), M/C 3/7/11, DD Addison 2/12/12, BFP 5/29/14 EDD 2/3/14
Posted by smithc27
Reply: Boy vs. Girl / Old Wives Tales
lurking. the old wives tales were half and half for me. With my son-I carried low and all out front....More
Heather(26),DH Lee(27). PCOS w Hemmoragic cysts. BFP:1/23/11 M/C 2/10/11. BFP:8/13/11 DS born 3/31/12. BFP 7/28/13 EDD: 4/9/14 DD born 3/25/14
Posted by hgreenwood7058
Reply: The name game
I voted maybe. If it's close friends, then I think I would ask them first if they'd be ok with it. Maybe just...More
Me(33) DH(34), PAL Grad, DS born 3/2012. Four angels, 5/2009, 6/2011, 2/2014 and 3/2014, BFP 6/13/14, EDD 2/20/15
Posted by bethann88

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Would you give your child the same name as that of a family friend, whose child/teenager passed away?
  • Yes, use the name
  • Maybe. Talk to the family first
  • No, that would be disrespectful
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Reply: PAL Grad here!!
Hi Melissa! Your screen name looks familiar, but I wouldn't have been on PAL during that time. Did you happen...More
Me(33) DH(34), PAL Grad, DS born 3/2012. Four angels, 5/2009, 6/2011, 2/2014 and 3/2014, BFP 6/13/14, EDD 2/20/15
Posted by bethann88
Reply: lurking- how is everyone doing
Congrats, Julie, on baby boy #3! My sis has 5 boys. She wants so bad to try one more time for a little girl...More
Me(33) DH(34), PAL Grad, DS born 3/2012. Four angels, 5/2009, 6/2011, 2/2014 and 3/2014, BFP 6/13/14, EDD 2/20/15
Posted by bethann88
Reply: Starting to feel flutters :-)
Wow congrats on little boy # 3, Julie! Each day, I feel a little better about my baby's health. I've done...More
~Charlotte(29), DH(30), M/C 3/7/11, DD Addison 2/12/12, BFP 5/29/14 EDD 2/3/14
Posted by smithc27
Reply: 6 weeks pregnant - no symptoms
First of all ((Hugs)) and sorry to hear of your loss. I hope you can find some guidance and friendship here,...More
~Charlotte(29), DH(30), M/C 3/7/11, DD Addison 2/12/12, BFP 5/29/14
Posted by smithc27
Confused
Last month, I had taken two at home preganncy test which came back faint positive. A few weeks after that,...More
Posted by ladybugs34
Garcinia Cambogia during pregnancy
I hear that taking Garcinia Cambogia could be a problem during pregnancy. this video (...More
Posted by destinycorreia

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I've been a lurker on this board for years now since 2008. Like many moms here we have a long and weary story regarding our road to parenthood... ...More

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