Weekly Checkin: 26/04/11

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Weekly Checkin: 26/04/11

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Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise?

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How are you feeling:

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Weight Loss or Weight Gain?

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Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to?

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Last seen: 1 year 11 months ago
Joined: 04/15/10
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Your Name/Age: Mari 30

DH/SO Name/Age: Jim 33

LO Name(s)/Age: Joshua 2.5

EDD: Sept 5

How Far Along Are You: 21 weeks

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? Surprise

Any Appointments This Week: nope

How are you feeling: Tired, hot, swollen feet

Something Good: We are moving DS to his toddler bed so I can get started on the new babies room

Something Bad:We are moving DS to his toddler bed so I can get started on the new babies room. My little boy is growing up... Too fast

Any Cravings: Carbs

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: the smell of the dishwasher tabs that we use.

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? loss down 2 more lbs for a total of 15 lbs

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Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to? One more week closer to meeting our little bit
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Last seen: 3 years 7 months ago
Joined: 02/02/08
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Your Name/Age: Heather/30

DH/SO Name/Age: Andy/29

LO Name(s)/Age: Caitrin/2 1/2

EDD: 8/31/11

How Far Along Are You: 22 weeks tomorrow

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? A boy

Any Appointments This Week: Nope

How are you feeling: Pretty good, just tired

Something Good: Finally not nauseous anymore!

Something Bad: DD, who is usually a great sleeper, is really struggling lately

Any Cravings: I am craving someone to cook for me so I don't have to Wink

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: Not at the moment

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? gain

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? Looking forward to the first round of renovations to be done so we can unpack some of our stuff! Not too much longer now!

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to? I am past the halfway point! Woohoo! I am looking forward to decorating and setting up both the nursery and DD's "big girl" room!

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Last seen: 2 years 8 months ago
Joined: 08/10/03
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Your Name/Age: Mandi

DH/SO Name/Age: Tony

LO Name(s)/Age: DDs 5 and 6.5, DS 16 months

EDD: Sept. 21-ish

How Far Along Are You: 19 weeks

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? Boy!

Any Appointments This Week: nope, none for me this week

How are you feeling: pretty goood, pretty minor issues and the daily headaches stink but for the most part I can't complain

Something Good: Baby is moving so much more lately, I love it. Last night he just kept going and going I was so surprised at how long he was 'playing'.

Something Bad: Nothing pregnancy related Lol

Any Cravings: everything?! Lol it's awful, I really need to watch those cravings because it's mostly junk

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: nope

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? gain, 2lbs at my last appt, that was 3 weeks ago so I'm sure it's a bit more now

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? Just have been really busy lately, which is kind of good. I thought I'd be really getting a bunch of baby stuff when we knew the gender but I've been too busy! I am kind of in spring cleaning mode so I've been really trying to clean and organize and get rid of stuff.

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to? I figure I'm halfway, the chances I'll go to 38 weeks and beyond given my history just doesn't seem likely. I'm pretty happy to be beyond my least favorite part of pregnancy Lol The beginning when you just feel gross and don't get the kicks and daily reassurance. I'm excited to start preparing and of course meet him Smile

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Joined: 06/27/09
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Your Name/Age:Amanda, 31

DH/SO Name/Age: Jesse, 31

LO Name(s)/Age:Claire, 2 and a bit

EDD:Sept 23

How Far Along Are You:about 19 weeks

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise?I'll find out in 3 weeks - but I have a "hunch" it's a girl

Any Appointments This Week:nope

How are you feeling:pretty good, it's starting to get uncomfortable to bend over though

Something Good:I can eat!! No more m/s!!

Something Bad:Low-lying placenta, some bleeding, I am on modified bed rest until my next ultrasound when they can check the status

Any Cravings:Grilled sandwiches and crunchy salads! Lemonade!

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand:fried stuff

Weight Loss or Weight Gain?still even

Anything Else You'd Like To Share?my DD is being a real pill - potty training and a growth spurt at the same time!!

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to?Filling out my mat clothes more!

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Last seen: 3 years 10 months ago
Joined: 05/06/09
Posts: 1707

Your Name/Age: Erin, 30
DH/SO Name/Age: Tyler, 35
LO Name(s)/Age: Hayleigh, 23 months
EDD: Sept 5
How Far Along Are You: 21 weeks, 1 day
Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? Surprise
Any Appointments This Week: nope
How are you feeling: Great except for alternating constipation and loose bowels
Something Good: Beautiful weather!
Something Bad: Not too much
Any Cravings: At this very moment, it is ice cream
Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: Still not a fan of meat but I can eat it
Weight Loss or Weight Gain? Down 2 pounds for some odd reason (I have been gaining...)
Anything Else You'd Like To Share? Not really
Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to? Being off work for a year!

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Joined: 10/25/06
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Your Name/Age: Janelle/28

DH/SO Name/Age: Brad/31

LO Name(s)/Age: Jacob/7 Daniel/2

EDD: Aug 30

How Far Along Are You: 22 weeks today!!! Yahoo

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? Surprise! :jumpingbeans:

Any Appointments This Week: Nope, but next Monday I have my GD test and my check-up.

How are you feeling: I'm a mix of tired and hungry. I can't get enough sleep or enough to eat.

Something Good: Katie is making me an apron!!!

Something Bad: I want a date. Sad

Any Cravings: Still sweets... candies, chocolates, fruits, melons, popcicles.....

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: not so much

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? up about 15lbs (I think)

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? I get to go SHOPPING on Sunday!!!! Yahoo

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to? I've already hit it! Yahoo Um, I'm starting to get excited about meeting this LO already. Time sure has gone by quick despite my various issues that I've had so far this time around (M/S, Heart Palps, painful BH's, back issues, etc).

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Joined: 01/10/11
Posts: 969

Your Name/Age: its in my signature

DH/SO Name/Age: its in my signature

LO Name(s)/Age: same as above

EDD: 31 August 2011

How Far Along Are You: 22 weeks tomorrow!

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? a precious little girl

Any Appointments This Week: nope, not til next tuesday

How are you feeling: Pregnancy wise, pretty good. otherwise, im *****y today

Something Good: had a wonderful mommy/daughter day yesteday with my 14 year old. we did some shopping, i got my hair cut and we had wonderful day together! did i mention the weather has been GORDEOUS the last 2 days Wink

Something Bad: ppl at work are upsetting me today, to put it mildly, and no, its not my hormones talking

Any Cravings: apples and peanut butter, cheesy quesadillas with sour cream, root beer and Sweet Tart jelly beans YUMMY!

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: the smell of peanut butter makes we wanna hurl, though i still love the taste

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? i am staying steady with my 7 lbs so far

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? i would just like mother nature to bring a nice warn sunny day on a weekend so that i can plant some flowers and make my yard look cheerful again! oh, and i love the smell of hyacinth flowers Smile

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to?
i am almost 2 weeks past my half way point! WOOHOO!

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Your Name/Age: Katie, 28

DH/SO Name/Age: K, 28

LO Name(s)/Age: C, 22 months

EDD: September 2nd

How Far Along Are You: 21 weeks-ish

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? It's another little boy!

Any Appointments This Week: nope, had one last week, the weight gain is getting ugly around here...

How are you feeling: physically good, just very stressed! I have so much guilt about this pregnancy...like I'm not 'paying enough attention'

Something Good: Baby was healthy at our 20 week ultrasound!

Something Bad: ugh! the heartburn! It didn't get bad until the 30 week mark with DS...this time is SO much earlier!

Any Cravings: not really, mostly just carbs

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: shrimp! Weird, huh?

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? gain...let's not talk about it :eek:

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? ready to have some more time to 'connect' to this baby. I think we have a name, but it still just doesn't feel 'real'!

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to? Actually looking pg, I like the part when people ask when I'm due...right now they just eye my belly suspiciously and don't say anything in case I'm just packing on the pounds, lol!

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Joined: 09/07/10
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Your Name/Age: Dani, 34

DH/SO Name/Age: 34

LO Name(s)/Age: DD 2.5y

EDD: Sept 18

How Far Along Are You: 19 weeks

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? Girl

Any Appointments This Week: Anatomy U/S was today

How are you feeling: mostly ok

Something Good: Everything was good at the u/s

Something Bad: Keeping the house spotless while we try to sell it is tiring

Any Cravings: bread, anything dessert like

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: vegetables

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? gain 13ish lbs

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? We are looking for a place to live next week and it will be my first time ever being away overnight from my daughter

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to? feeling definite kicks and movement rather than flutters

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Joined: 01/09/10
Posts: 275

Your Name/Age: Cristina

DH/SO Name/Age: Michael

LO Name(s)/Age: Matthew 10, and Nathan 8 (live with their father)

EDD: Sept 27th

How Far Along Are You: 18 weeks today!

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? I'm finding out Friday!

Any Appointments This Week: I had an appointment on Monday, and then THE ultrasound on Friday

How are you feeling: Pretty good. Food aversions are kicking in (a normal 2nd trimester symptom for me) and smell sensitivity is in high gear. Otherwise, I am full of energy!

Something Good: The doctor said that my blood sugar levels look fantastic, so there is no longer a need for me to track 4 times a day!

Something Bad: DH is gone, and I miss him terribly!

Any Cravings: I was craving cinnamon rolls and hot coffee the other day.

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: Nothing I can think of right now... which is annoying because I know for sure the other day I remembered something that I haven't touched since getting pregnant and I can't remember what it is now lol!

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? Holding steady at a weight loss of 15 pounds.

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? I am super super anxious about this upcoming ultrasound. I worry that something will be wrong and DH won't be here to help me through it. Praying that its just me being over-sensitive!

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to? Finding out the gender! I can't wait to start using one of the names we've come up with, and never, ever having to use "it" again! Also looking forward to seeing my family for Mother's Day, it will be so much more fun than spending it alone!

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Joined: 01/10/11
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Your Name/Age: Stacy 26

DH/SO Name/Age: DH 27

LO Name(s)/Age: first one!

EDD: Sept 17

How Far Along Are You: 19 weeks

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? BOY!

Any Appointments This Week: nope

How are you feeling: good just tired. I need one day a week where I just vegetate all day

Something Good: the baby already has a large wardrobe thanks for to Grandma and Grandpa!

Something Bad: It's hot here already!! Almost 90 and humid. It's going to be a longggg pregnant summer

Any Cravings: fast food Sad

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: not at the moment

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? gain

Anything Else You'd Like To Share?

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to? Besides the baby being here--finishing the nursery. It's so cute already

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Joined: 01/21/07
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Your Name/Age: Emily, 26

DH/SO Name/Age: DH, 34

LO Name(s)/Age: DD, 3.5

EDD: 9-4

How Far Along Are You: 21+

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? Surprise

Any Appointments This Week: Nope

How are you feeling: Only 2 days of nausea last week. Hoping it is on its way out the door!

Something Good: Lots of movement!

Something Bad: Got exposed to a potentially contagious disease this weekend at work, but got a blood test (paid for by work, naturally) to check immunity, and talked to my OB, and she's not concerned.

Any Cravings: nope

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: nope

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? up 5, maybe?

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? Remember my plea for help finding a fg dress? I searched online through site after site and bookmarked a ton of them. Showed them to BFF today and she and her FI picked one! And even better, it is only $20! I'm going to go pick it up tomorrow.

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to? Getting furniture (crib and dresser) and sorting through clothes! Also looking forward to having a more obvious bump, but not lamenting the lack of it!

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Joined: 05/05/07
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Your Name/Age: Erin 32

DH/SO Name/Age: Andy 3

LO Name(s)/Age: see siggy

EDD: 9/26

How Far Along Are You: 18 wks 1 day

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? twin girls!!!

Any Appointments This Week: No, anatomy scan next Tuesday!

How are you feeling: Great!

Something Good: Saw baby B kick today and was able to feel it with my hand too!

Something Bad: getting a cough

Any Cravings: pizza and torilla chips and cheese dip

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: nope

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? gain, last week I was up 8lbs, but I may be pushing 10 now.

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? Struggling with the financial dilemma of having twins. Not exactly sure how we are going to afford to put them in daycare or if I should just stay home. Either way we are short on money :confused:

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to? I can't wait for these babies to become really active! The boys esp DS1 wants to feel them move and I can't wait until he does Biggrin

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Joined: 03/16/15
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Your Name/Age: Nicole/32

DH/SO Name/Age: J/28

EDD:09-26-11

How Far Along Are You: 18wks 1day

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? Finding out on Thursday!!! Thinking a girl!

Any Appointments This Week: Had one on Monday and have my big U/S on Thursday!!

How are you feeling: Tired but good.

Something Good: I am still excited that I stopped bleeding/spotting.

Something Bad: Still having some headache issues and not sleeping problems.

Any Cravings: Fruit and water

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: Not really.

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? Gain

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? I am so, so, so anxious for Thursday! I can hardly contain myself!!

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to? More movement/kicks so SO can feel too.

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Joined: 01/09/11
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Your Name/Age: Nicole/26

DH/SO Name/Age: Geoff/27

LO Name(s)/Age: our first

EDD: sept 5th

How Far Along Are You: 20 + weeks

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? Boys

Any Appointments This Week: nope

How are you feeling: heavy, and heavy and heavy

Something Good: he has been kicking a lot more recently

Something Bad: still having a small unknown about his size. 3 weeks till the next ultrasound to keep check on his femur and humorus.

Any Cravings: steak and french fries

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: fish Sad

Weight Loss or Weight Gain?+8

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? looking forward to sleeping in before the baby gets here and that doesn't happen anymore. summer break is coming soon!

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to?
holding our little man!

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Joined: 02/02/11
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Your Name/Age: Brittany/23

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LO Name(s)/Age: First

EDD: Sept. 21st, 2011

How Far Along Are You: 19 Weeks

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? Girl

Any Appointments This Week: One on Friday at noon, for a Level 2 U/S.

How are you feeling: Stressed, even though I am trying not to be, should be better after Friday’s appointment.

Something Good: Feeling baby girl move all around tonight, being very active.

Something Bad: Paranoid at the Choroid Plexus Cysts, they found on her brain. Even though they said it’s more than likely nothing bad since everything else was perfect. Hoping we can get some answers to questions on Friday.

Any Cravings: Smoothies, Cherries, Broccoli and Ranch.

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: Normal things: Tomatoes, Hot Dogs.

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? Gain 9 lb.

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? I am taking a baby moon with my mom, we are going to go down to Phoenix to meet up with one of her friends, so looking forward to that.

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to?
Meeting my little girl and figuring out what car seat I am going to get.

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Joined: 10/31/06
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Your Name/Age:Lenora/30

DH/SO Name/Age:Chris/35

LO Name(s)/Age:Brandon/Almost 4

EDD:September 29

How Far Along Are You:17w6d

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise?I find out next week!

Any Appointments This Week:Nope

How are you feeling:Good for the most part...my back is really starting to bother me but I'm feeling pretty good.

Something Good:I'm feeling real kicks now

Something Bad:Sciatica

Any Cravings:Haagen Daaz ice cream bars (the ones covered in chocolate and almonds), tart fruit, avocado, edamame

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand:I'm not really feeling pork or red meat these days...I'll eat them but only because I have to; anything fried, greasy, or heavy

Weight Loss or Weight Gain?+14 lbs.

Anything Else You'd Like To Share?We're going to Reno this weekend...looking forward to some alone time with my hubby

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to?Feeling kicks from the outside

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Joined: 01/24/11
Posts: 569

Your Name/Age: Sonia, 26

DH/SO Name/Age: Carlos, 33

LO Name(s)/Age: This will be our first. Waiting on gender to name this one.

EDD: I'm sticking to 9/27/11

How Far Along Are You: A little past 18 weeks

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? We find out May 9th

Any Appointments This Week: Yesterday, regular monthly appt.

How are you feeling: Still tired, still throwing up sometimes, back pain and RL pain. Trying to get into working out at home.

Something Good: My mom met his parents last Saturday and it went really great!

Something Bad: Can't seem to get the hang of eating as often as I should. I find myself hungry at times throughout the day. I worry i may not be feeding my LO properly.

Any Cravings: dumplings

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: vegetables lol

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? 2+ pounds

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? So happy it's getting warmer and SO's work schedule might change up soon so that we can take afternoon walks together. We live right next to two large parks.
Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to?
1) Feeling definite movement (that my SO can feel outside) and 2) Finding out the gender!

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Joined: 12/03/08
Posts: 992

Your Name/Age: Kristina, 30

DH/SO Name/Age: Bruce, 32

LO Name(s)/Age: See siggy!

EDD: Will find out for sure tomorrow morning.

How Far Along Are You: 18ish weeks, find out exacts tomorrow morning.

Are You Having A Boy/Girl/Surprise? Surprise for now.

Any Appointments This Week: Yes, my prenatal tomorrow morning at 9EST.

How are you feeling: Tired but alright.

Something Good: I get to find out my exact EDD tomorrow morning. So tired of getting crappy people who won't tell me anything till my next prenatal appt. At least now I can say I have an official date, even if it took 18 weeks to get it!

Something Bad: All it's been doing is raining! Did get a crap load of snow Saturday then flurries the other day and now it's nothing but rain. I want sun and warm temps damnit!

Any Cravings: Stillll nothing!

Any Food/Drink You Simply Can't Stand: Nope, I can eat/drink whatever but nothing makes me run to the bathroom anymore. Some smells I usually like smell gross to me though.

Weight Loss or Weight Gain? According to my scale the other day I'm still down 6lbs.

Anything Else You'd Like To Share? Told family about the baby on Sunday, I think everyone was more shocked than anything. I had to cough out a "September" when asked when I was due. MIL wasn't expecting it, and FIL was silent. BIL was down in the basemnt and my SIL just turned her head fast but didn't say anything, she did post on hubbys facebook status that she's gonna be an aunt again and more love to share, but I'm not convinced anyone is happy. I guess it really is old news? :confused:

Random Weekly Question - The Halfway point is fastly approaching, what are you most looking forward to? Just the baby moving and hubby & the kids can feel it. And 'filling out' so I look pregnant and not just fat lol.