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TP09

Essentials/ nice to haves for new borns - gift registry

Hi there, Shoot me with ideas on the essentials for a new born for my baby shower and types. I...

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I. Baby clothes: For everyday wear, think comfort and ease. Look for soft, roomy, durable clothing that allows your child freedom to...

nzgalnz

Fingers crossed for 3rd pregnancy!

Hi guys, I recently found out I was pregnant for the 3rd time on the 23rd of Sep (the first due ...

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Lor012 wrote: Its really weird and confusing how it's worked out but I was told I am 7 weeks since last menstrual period.. but ...

Abbieharper

Sex while preggers...

Big worry in my life was the sex.... Luckily it didn't fizzle out but read this it really ma...

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Abbieharper

I'm 34 weeks, 4/5, can't stop dreaming about Kurt Geiger shoes...

Hellllooo! I have had to share this funny blog that has really made me smile in this pregnant hor...

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Delibobs

Babys position

my baby at 34 weeks has decided to turn back up right and be breech after being head down for a w...

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well that's good for u! yer I don't know at my 30 week she couldn't tell if it was a bum or a head then at 32 weeks s...

Lis001

Bf cheated while I'm pregnant with 2nd child

This is the first time I've ever written on something like this but I'm so confused and...

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Not when my baby was little, it was when she started sleeping through the night, and I was sitting there all alone from 7pm onwards....

Tinaglacey

Pelvis/pubic bone pain!

I am 27 weeks and I have been getting a burning sensation on the left side of my pubic bone which...

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Hokey pokey

Positive blood tests

I've done 2 urine tests, both positive and done 2 blood tests with the doctor, both 5 days a...

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Ruby24

Clearblue pregnancy test with conception indicator....

Hi there, Just curious to know if anyone knows a pharmacy or store who stocks this product. I ha...

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1Mellowpuff wrote: I'm in NZ and got mine from Life Pharmacy. Same

Lisa+1

Early Pregnancy Symptoms

Hi all, Did anyone have any signs they were pregnant before taking a test? What were the signs a...

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I'm in the same boat, AF only lasted 4 days last month, normally always 7. We DTD on day 3&4 afterwards & 2 days after ...

Carolhad24

Just arrived in Townsville and 11 weeks Pregnant :)

hi Ladies! My husband and I have just arrived in Townsville, I'm 11 weeks pregnant, I'...

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Mum of Three :D

Oh NO Condom broke... :(

Freaking out... After a romantic night with my DH our condom broke. I'm not on any other con...

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Thanks that's what I did, hopefully it works

Lollipop414

Antenatal class

Hi all, I'm new here. Anyone know where I can attend free Antenatal classes? I live in Fl...

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parent centre?

Elizabeth_Boulton78

Babymoon in Sydney?

I'd like to go on a Babymoon this year before bub comes along. Somewhere an hour or two driv...

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There is a weekend Babymoon retreat at Wiseman's Ferry in October. It's an all-inclusive Babymoon package which includes a...

Sammie1985

Need to vent....

Argh... So I am nearly 7 weeks pregnant and I work in the Childcare industry so the staff know I ...

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I'd tell her you are disappointed she breached confidentiality! I prob wouldn't complain though bc if its anything like my...

Ells1

Should I have a 4th child?

Hi, I'm 32 and I have 3 children. My son is 11 and my daughters are 7 and 4. I am in a very ...

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I agree with others, it is down to your hubby & you. If you both really want it, while to night feeding & extra busy-ness w...

TP09

Baby moon in Nz 3 hours max from Auckland

Hi ladies, We are looking for a nice baby moon destination to head to in 1 month before our firs...

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Raglan

De_-174

When did you start to slow down in pregnancy?

Hi everyone! I'm about 26 weeks pregnant and I am finding that certain activities are reall...

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my advice is stop if you need to, listen to what your body is saying, it may help in the long run.

De_-174

Nursery help!

Hello, I'm due to have a baby boy in October. I am currently organising the nursery and I ...

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Thanks for all of your ideas everyone! I think I will stick to my original idea - which is having grey and white, a few elephant pie...

1Mellowpuff

Hamilton (NZ) Midwife Recommendations

Hi I'm on the search for a Hamilton Midwife. If anyone has any recommendations I would be ve...

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TP09

What types of bedding do you need for a newborn?

Hi there, I would like to know what are the best types of bedding for a new born in NZ? and how ...

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We haven't worried about cot sheets and just use single bed sheets folded in half as we had loads of these that MIL gave us We...

courtly

pain after sex

I was wondering if anyone knows if it is normal to have vaginal/uterus pain after sex at 26weeks ...

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it stopped after 6-12hours, but if it happens again i'll definitely talk to my Dr or MW (probably my MW tho as my Dr is so unhe...

TP09

How much weight gain have you put on during pregnancy?

Hi there, I'm 28 wks pregnant and although I didn't weigh myself properly at the begin...

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Hey this is my first and im 31 weeks and iv put on 7kg everyone is so different tho

RosieAnna

Young Mums in NZ

Hey! I am currently just over 12 weeks pregnant with our second child. Our first will be 2 next m...

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Anyone due in November? there is a FB group I am in that I joined thru huggies, theres alot of ladies on there different ages

KrystalBrown

how do you cope being a single mum to a third child?

So i havea 3yr old and 2yrold, and find myself single and pregnant (22 wks) i am a little unsure ...

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thanks for the advice MrsClaus (interesting name lol) i think above all else make time for my kids and stay busy thru out everything...

Alyssakim86

very emotional

Hi im 37 week's pregnant, I have a 2.5 yr old son who I was sitting on the lounge with tonig...

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Oww what ur feelkng is normal, ive got a 6 month old and a 2 and a half. She was dine not problem s, she helps me out loves her sister

Alyssakim86

very emotional

Hi im 37 week's pregnant, I have a 2.5 yr old son who I was sitting on the lounge with tonig...

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Hi, I also felt this way when pregnant with my 2nd, also to the point where I was in tears towards the end. Although DS was only 18 ...

msmumma

How old were you when you had your kids?

Just wondering because it seems every one that finds out is soo shocked, surely I am not the only...

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Shae_Maree85 wrote: 19=1st 22=2nd 23=3rd 25=4th 26=5th I'll 29 when this one arrives. And yes all with the same dad, we are not...

Lil-Lil

MIL dramas

So hubby wanted to know the sex of our second baby, I didn't but wanted to do the right thin...

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These are terrible stories. Not one person has the right to share any of this news without your permission. Sometimes it is better t...

TP09

What can I take for a cold while pregnant?

Hi there, I'm 21 wks pregnant and have a cold which I've had for almost a wk. I wonder...

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I just had a flu, followed by a sinus infection. Inhaling, flonase or netti pot to drain sinuses was the best and u can also get the...

Shrimpy198i

? For New Zealanders in oz

A friend has started a relationship with a kiwi and he is yet to get divorced , was wondering wh...

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StrawberryTimTam wrote: I'm a kiwi living in oz but have no idea how your question relates to that? Is he divorcing the kiwi or...

Vixibell

Anyone else's partner away a lot/FIFO?

Hi all, My husband and I have been trying to get pregnant for a long time, and I'm currentl...

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My husband travels a bit with work but not on a regular FIFO role or anything. Means he's away less but also means I don't...

Lisa_B688

Husband left at 8 weeks pregnant

My husband nod I had been together for eleven years in total and married for one year. We planne...

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Ozmumma wrote: I am not in your situation but could not read and not send you a *hug. It is a difficult time for you and your childr...

Charne_Vermeulen1

Negative Test But Still Some Symptoms

wondering how reliable pregnancy tests are? my boyfriend and I only had sex twice this month. my...

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If you take you pregnancy test after 21 days of having sex it will show the correct result. It is true that you sex at the danger pe...

Natalie_Hill

Dont know what to do

Im 30 weeks pregnant and through out my pregnancy i have been really mean to my partner. I have n...

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Hi, I know you posted this a few weeks ago but I only just came across your post. I was a similar way with my second pregnancy, neve...

mummyof2+1

Unexpected 3rd Pregnancy. Help!

I have a 3yr 8mth old and a 22 month old and have just found out that I'm pregnant again. A...

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Hello hunny, I am in the same position, but sadly i am a single mother. its going to be very hard but imo i couldnt imagine my life ...

Amelianicholson

Baby's dad suddenly wanting to get day to day care of 17month old

Hi I have never posted here before but I am so stuck and need some advice from others in a simila...

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Yeap to what supermummy said. Usually you go to mediation first and if needed on to court. At mediation you can sort out a gradual ...

Kookaiiz

Placenta Encapsulation RAW or TCM method?

So, I'm in the process of booking my Placenta Encapsulation but can't decide between th...

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I had my placenta encapsulated after DD was born and I went with TCM as that's what the lady I went to preferred. The placenta ...

Leila's mummy25

FIRST TIMER HERE>> Pregnancy question <3

Hi Ladies, my name is Erin im 29 from vic- this is my FIRST POST, so here goes i'll start fr...

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I'm not worried about due dates. Just wondering if other women have had an experience like mine , as at this point my bubs don...

Jacpink2011

Needing advice, can't find right info :(

Hi mummas! I'm expecting my 2nd baby and need some advice/info from mums who have experien...

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Thanks for that, I do see those opinions, but I still think it's best for my children if the father of this baby is not named.....