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RKA

RKA replied to topic Unusual girls names

My daughters are Arliyah & Lakaya

Thursday 20 May 01:11am
RKA

RKA replied to topic clomid mummies

I am not currently on clomid but my 6 week old daughter was conceived on clomid. It took me 12 months to fall pregnant with DD1. Was never tested as I was told to wait 12 months. When she was 9 mo...

Tuesday 30 March 01:54am
RKA

RKA replied to topic DUE FEBRUARY 2010

I am also wondering about what to dress baby in at night. We are in Qld. Getting down to 20 degrees at night. I currently just have her in a jumpsuit and wrap her in a flanelette wrap. I also thin...

Thursday 18 March 08:19am
RKA

RKA replied to topic DUE FEBRUARY 2010

Liz - Baby Bjorn is wonderful. The most I have had Lakaya in it is about 4 hours in one hit and my back was fine. I am surprised that I survived with DD1 without it! Definitely wouldn't be witho...

Wednesday 17 March 12:12am
RKA

RKA replied to topic Did you Breast Feed? Why or why not?

Both DD's born at same private hospital. DD1 was breastfeed for only 1 week. I changed to formula (with a lot of tears and guilt) due to the excruciating pain felt every time she latched on. I ha...

Tuesday 16 March 01:47am
RKA

RKA replied to topic Mothers advice!

My daughter is 4 weeks old on Wednesday. We do the dream feed at 10.00pm. Although, she is a little young to actually 'dreamfeed' so we usually change her nappy to wake her up slightly. I think o...

Tuesday 16 March 01:07am
RKA

RKA replied to topic DUE FEBRUARY 2010

Mum2Willie... i use a baby bjorn carrier...pram barely gets a look in. Just easier to have 2 hands free all the time and Lakaya loves it.

Tuesday 16 March 12:44am
RKA

RKA replied to topic DUE FEBRUARY 2010

Well after being induced with the gel on Wednesay, 17 February 2010 at 8.50am I gave birth, in water, to our daughter, Lakaya Mahni, at 9.51am. Yep - thats right a total of 1 hour labour. 10 minu...

Saturday 20 February 06:52pm
RKA

RKA replied to topic DUE FEBRUARY 2010

Thanx for the well wishes. I am still here. Contractions been very irregular and mild so not likely to go before being induced. Hopefully though induction will be quick. Was induced with DD and ha...

Wednesday 17 February 07:04pm
RKA

RKA replied to topic DUE FEBRUARY 2010

Congrats to everyone who has had their bub. I have an end date - Wednesday 17th. Will be induced in the morning if I havent had baby by then. Had a stretch and sweep yesterday - contractions have b...

Wednesday 17 February 06:43am
RKA

RKA replied to topic DUE FEBRUARY 2010

Well had my ob appt on Monday (38wks) and nothing more to report. Because I am already dilating and baby is pretty ready to go doc is going to do an internal next Monday (39wks) and if cervix is st...

Thursday 11 February 08:08am
RKA

RKA replied to topic DUE FEBRUARY 2010

Lozwatts... congrats. I forgot to mention that my ob suggested he might do a stretch and sweep on my at my next appt (38wks). Has anyone had this done? Is it painful? Did you have success?

Wednesday 03 February 12:17pm
RKA

RKA replied to topic DUE FEBRUARY 2010

thats right about second babies not engaging until labour. i am one of the unlucky/lucky ones though... this baby (2nd) has been fully engaged since 30 weeks and more than fully engaged since 35 we...

Tuesday 02 February 08:08pm
RKA

RKA replied to topic DUE FEBRUARY 2010

Mum2Willie - toddler question. We told our DD (3 years 4 months) that she would stay at home with her grandma and grandpa while we go to the hospital to have the baby. Didn't go to well. She cried...

Monday 01 February 10:47am
RKA

RKA replied to topic DUE FEBRUARY 2010

Well I am surely getting sick of all the little "niggles" I am getting. Cant remember it being anything like this with DD. And to think that I could still have 4 weeks of this to go... please no!!!...

Friday 29 January 10:54am
RKA

RKA replied to topic DUE FEBRUARY 2010

hi everyone sounds like some of us are getting closer and closer - yee hah good luck to anyone who goes into labour.. hope all goes well. my doctor still thinks i will be a maximum of 2 weeks (i am...

Thursday 28 January 07:48am
RKA

RKA replied to topic when did your baby engage?

The engagement or 'station' is usually measured in '5ths' and is based on the fact that the width of an adult hand is about the size of a term baby's head. When recording engagement on your pregnan...

Saturday 23 January 07:44am
RKA

RKA replied to topic Labour Clothes (if any)...

DD1 was induced so arrived at the hospital in 3/4 pants and singlet. Cant remember at what time they were taken off but I laboured for most of the time in the bath and nude. After birth, after fe...

Friday 22 January 08:02am
RKA

RKA started new topic what do braxton hicks feel like?

do they just feel like period pain? that can last a while and then go away?

Thursday 21 January 10:58am
RKA

RKA started new topic diarrohea

I am aware that this is a pre-labour sign but just woundering how long after you started getting diarrohea did you go into labour? I am 35 weeks with bub number 2. Baby is fully engaged, if not mo...

Thursday 21 January 10:49am
RKA
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