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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic What do you think of Chip for a boy?

Congrats! Chip sounds more like an American name I think. i think its cute as a nickname here, but I always say have a few options, as bubs may come and not look like the name you have. It's h...

Wednesday 06 December 08:59am
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic 9 weeks into a new job, and 8 weeks pregnant!

Congrats on your pregnancy. Personally, I'd just wait it out a bit longer... many of my friends didn't find out about their pregnancies until around 16 weeks even as they had no signs or ...

Thursday 30 November 04:48pm
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic My partner doesn't want our baby

Sorry to hear about this situation! It sounds like he's had a bit of a freakout, understandable being young sometimes. If you're ready to have this baby, then make that clear to him and h...

Wednesday 08 November 03:38pm
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic Isla, Ella or Ava

Congrats on your 4th! Ava is a popular name that seems to be trendy again! We personally like shorter names as it makes things easier for when they're older. I really like Isla - it doesn...

Wednesday 08 November 11:56am
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic In need of a unique Baby Girl Name

Wow loving these unique names!! Sorry I don't have suggestions, but I will add my vote that I love Zaiahna-Leah... hope you get your way (never know.. she might come out looking and fitting j...

Friday 06 October 11:27am
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic Makenzie rae ??

Lily rae is cute! Do you say their full names only when they're in trouble though lol..

Friday 06 October 11:23am
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic Anyone else like Boys names for girls?

I actually quite like the trend of boys names for girls! I like Diesel + feminine middle name... what about Diesel Rose? Sounds like future artist or singer hehe. I think most importantly, you ju...

Friday 06 October 11:18am
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic Daytime sleep - help

A trick that worked for us we happily discovered one time, was making sure the room was warm, so she would fall asleep a bit quicker, but also she loved having a pillow on her belly and we would pa...

Tuesday 03 October 10:59am
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic Help!

Sometimes, bubs doesn't look like the name you've picked for him. I quite like Felix and Asher as names, but I like to try and pick a name that might suit my family's names (silly, ...

Tuesday 03 October 09:48am
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic Feedback on a name please

Oakley sounds cool - I haven't heard of it as a name before, but I like it! Think of the nicknames that would come of it though.. Oaky, Oaks etc.. sounds more for a boy to me, but that's ...

Thursday 28 September 11:22am
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic Living with Dry Skin and Eczema

that's no fun, poor Ethan! I've yet to see any symptoms in my 16 month old baby girl, but all 3 of my sister's kids had it from very early on (after about 1-2 months). she didn'...

Thursday 28 September 10:53am
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic When did you let your toddler walk at the shops

my 16 month old isn't walking around confidently yet, so she's happy sitting in her pram. i know my sister let her kids walk around at the shops when there wasn't a big crowd, probab...

Thursday 21 September 01:24pm
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic What exercise should I do during pregnancy?

when i was pregnant, i made sure to go on walks daily to keep myself moving. but i would make an effort to go on light jogs a few times a week. i managed to do body pump classes (light weights only...

Thursday 21 September 01:19pm
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic Private Obgyn vs Private Midwife

Hi @sam_walters My sister had a private OB for all her pregnancies (3!!), the same male OB which she was very happy with, although it did cost a few grand per pregnancy. We're in Sydney thoug...

Wednesday 20 September 10:16am
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic pregnancy fitness

Always follow your dr or midwife's advice! I was probably an intermediate level runner before bubs, but during pregnancy i was allowed to go on light jogs, so i did that every second day proba...

Tuesday 19 September 01:44pm
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic How do you do it

*hugs Sorry to hear this, and that is not very supportive of your partner. If you've already had a serious discussion about this and how its affecting you, I think you should join some mother&...

Tuesday 19 September 01:16pm
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SydneyGal_Mel replied to topic Coffee...ok...or stay away?

Hi Minecraft Mum - I'm new on this forum, so thought to introduce myself and thought I could answer with my 2 cents to this topic I'm Mel, I live in Sydney and have a 16 month old baby g...

Tuesday 19 September 11:15am
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