Jump to content

Due In August 2017 Chat Thread


  • Please log in to reply
104 replies to this topic

#101 ma.wright91

Posted 16 April 2017 - 08:08 AM

Hope everyone is going well!!

Yesterday in another August DIG I'm involved in a member who lost her baby a couple of months ago just found out she is pregnant again. We are all so happy for her!

I've started to get some serious kicking & poking from my Bub. Hubby thinks he is going to come out with ADD. So far even the 20w scan picked up some of his physical traits (toes) & he is super active. Lucky to sit still for 10s!

I'm a first timer & 24w on Wednesday. I have seen a few posts on the internet about colostrum & milk, so I was a little curious & gave my boobs a squeeze this morning. I was actually surprised when a clear sticky liquid came out!! Haha.. looks like they are working away there.

#102 zenah18

Posted 07 June 2017 - 10:27 AM

pretty quiet lately

#103 leoagogo

Posted 20 July 2017 - 11:04 AM

Hi all, I joined the group months ago but have avoided social media since then. My bub is due 3rd August, a boy, and all is well with him and me.

I was a member of the EB March DIG back in 2010. Had a lot of fun with those ladies :) It's a shame FB has monopolised these groups. I'm not on FB.

Anyway, if anyone's still keen to chat, I'm happy to be part of it. I see there's a new thread opened for August baby arrivals, so I may take part in that too :)

#104 AdelTwins

Posted 20 July 2017 - 12:10 PM

I'm not on FB either. Privacy reasons. I do like Instagram for sharing pics with my family/friends, but have a private account with only a few followers.

Baby boy is due on 27Aug. I'm having a growth scan tomorrow and need to decide if I'm going to try for a VBAC or repeat section.

#105 leoagogo

Posted 20 July 2017 - 03:59 PM

Best wishes for your scan tomorrow, and for your ensuing decision :)

As I'm almost 38w, the midwife suggested I make efforts to naturally induce my bub, to avoid the need for a medical induction if I go past 40w. Reason being, I'm turning 45yo this year, and although my first pregnancy and birth was textbook (at 37yo), as is this one (natural conception etc), I don't think they have the same trust in my body as I do. lol. I'm not keen on even bringing on labour with EPO or herbs, etc. anyway.

It does annoy me slightly, but also steels my resolve to continue with my decision to not be induced, so they'll just be monitoring bub's well being via CTG each week from now. OB appointment at 40+5 if bub hasn't arrived, but I think he'll be here by then.


0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

 
 
Advertisement
 

Top 5 Viewed Articles

 
Advertisement
 
 
 
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.