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sarah_jane

Mum isn't happy 4 us!! :(

Hi all, I'm 19 and 11 weeks pg with my first. This baby was planned and very much wanted. My part...

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Hi sarah-Jane, I.m 24 and pregnant with my second. This was plannned and when I told my mum she said to me "it's your choice". I was...

kelly f

pregnant with third, don't know how I will cope

Hello everyone my name is Kelly and this the first time I have used this site. I have two boys, J...

9 replies

Hi Kelly, I personally dont have any experience with this myself as I only have 1 ... but I'm sure you'll be just fine! By the time...

Murphy75

Sympathetic Pregnancy

Is there really such a thing as a sympathetic pregnancy? (ie. Husbands/Partners experiencing the ...

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My hubby had a sympathic pregnancy up until i was 4 months. The morning sickness, tiredness and weight gain. I thought he was just b...

Foxy

Another Couple To Talk To

Hey there MY boyfriend and i are 19 about to have our first child in February we dont have any f...

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hi i am 26 and my partner is 30 hope thats not to old for you. we are haveing our 1st child together but this is my 5th child we hav...

Mumma_magoogoo__Sarah

Alone and scared

hi all. im 20 next month and 18 weeks along now. when i first found out i was pregnate the first ...

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sometimes kids are better off without a father, the most inportant thing in a childs life is stability and that you are happy and lo...

PML2

Helping husbands/partners

Is anyone else's husbands/partners taking time off work when you have your baby? My husband read...

3 replies

The book was written by a kiwi which is why my husband is putting so much emphasis on it but it also said that the baby will feed fo...

shellysue

my husband's best friend

my husbands best friend recently brought a house a few blocks away and moved in with his girlfrie...

3 replies

Hi Shell, Glad to hear that things are going great and that your husband has been really supportive and understanding. I am sure t...

treylace

Is it worth trying or not?

Firstly sorry for such a long post, but wanted to say as much as I could to get the best advice I...

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Tracy, Hi I have only just read this post and would like to add my "two cents worth" Firstly, I would tell him the pushing/shoving...

PML2

Irritated & clumsy

I seem to be okay first thing in the morning but as soon as I get in the car to go to work I star...

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hi, I got very irritated by people when I was pregnant. And suddenly I wasn't afraid to let them know how much they irritated me. On...

PML2

Potential mother-in-law problems

My husband and I are having our first baby in March 2005. It will be the first grandchild for hi...

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Hi Firstly congratulations on the impending arrival of your new baby. They are sucjha joy and it is amazing that one little person...

alexandria13

avioding my family

im not scared, and im not quite alone, but i dont have a partner supporting me. i got my mum, my ...

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Hi Alex, Unfortunately, you can't make him grow up. Maybe once your son is here, he may come around more. As for him avoiding your ...

Tracy

Involving your other child/children

I was just wondering what other mothers done when there newborn was born my son is going to be 19...

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Hi Tracey. When I had my second son Ben, my first Jacob was 22 months so when my mum brought him in to the hospital i had a little ...

lindab

pregnancy announcements

Hi, I am just wondering if anybody has any smart, interesting and different ideas on announcing ...

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Hi Lindab, I don't have any suggestions on announcements, although I have a baby tipping comp going on. If it is your second or th...

icemaiden

I cant stop snapping!!

heeelp!! i'm usually a happy cheerfull person whos very close to her boyfriend (of 5 yrs) but lat...

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Hi icemaiden... I assure you, you are not alone with thses problems of pregnancy. I'm afraid when your hormones are soaring around y...

Lack of sex drive

I have just had my 1st baby. during the birth i got a 3rd degree tear along with other little tea...

8 replies

i have not tried it but thinking of byuing it its a lubricant called sensua available from lifeglow.com.au. the testimonials were go...

mum78

How should I tell Her?

Hi, I have just found out I am pregnant with our 3rd child andhave also just come back from havi...

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Yes, thank you for being real honest...it helps to know what he may be thinking and how she may be feeling! Well, I told her but no...

Kimmy

Big age gap

Just wandering if theres anyone out there who have kids with a big age gap, either because of cho...

7 replies

my 3 boys are very close in age but my sisters & are not at all. my next sister is 7 yrears younger & the youngest one is 12 yrs y...

glitter_girl

Low Breastmilk Supply

My baby was born prem Emergency c-section. with the shock of that and then to find out my milk su...

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my 1st son was an em csection & i did not have much milk so he wnt ont formula at 3 days , he was a happy healthy baby and still is ...

chelle_rocks

Please help with postnataldepress article

Hi, I have left a few posts on this site about my post natal depression article and so there is ...

1 reply

I think any one who has had PND shold help with this article. PND is not really recognised. most peolpe don't know if there is help ...

amy.m

What should I do?

I have been with my boyfriend for almost 2 years and now i have decided that it maybe time to bre...

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Hi Amy Was just reading through this post and noticed a few months have passed since you wrote. Just wondering how you are and if ...

Tarns

Mum Helping During/After Birth

Hi everyone My Mum lives in another town and my sister is overseas. Both are coming to stay wit...

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I have to say my mum has been a HUGE help since giving birth just over 3 weeks ago. She doesn't meddle at all. I have found her a g...

super

When are you supposed to first visit hospital?

Hi there, I'm 11 weeks pregnant and over the moon. The only thing irritating me at the moment is ...

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Super you must be ready to deliver soon????

aljay

Pregnancy and Work

Hey there just wondering about how everyone managed their relationship with their boss when tell...

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I was the same as you mum2girls. My boss ended up knowing the day after I found out cause he guessed something was wrong and asked ...

roy

pregnancy and your work

Did/has anyone else noticed a change in the way you were treated at work once you announced you w...

4 replies

IM FINDING MY WORK TO BE EXCELLENT ABOUT THE WHOLE THING........ i am due the 19th september and although my year wont be up till 1...

carlie

much needed advice

Hello hope everyone had a good xmas. My drama is i have three year old boy and a 3 month old boy,...

3 replies

Hi Carlie, I haven't been on here in a while, and saw your post. I feel for you as well. I was wondering if you mind me asking wha...

tamba

He wants me back at work the day I come home from hospital

Just need to vent some frustration if that's ok with everyone! My partner and I run our own busi...

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tamba thats great news esp about him and your mum hurrah

joia

falling out of love

I am a new mother expecting twins at the end of July 2004 and we found out i was pregnant 2 month...

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Hi Jay I know the feeling! I had twins at the start of the year (my first) and once they were born and i was home I started having...

Tarns

Partner's Hangup

Just wondering if anyone else out there has a similar experience to this one and if so, any solut...

2 replies

my fiance was the same until he talked to another friend who has three kids. early pregnancy my sex drive was over board. then after...

jcle6

Abusive relationship

I am really worried. This is not in relation to me and my partner as we are doing fine, but my br...

5 replies

I feel for you all. Tell him that we are thinking of him. It would be best if he sought legal advice and got out. Tell him to sta...

sweet_mazz

Single & Pregnangt - HELP!

I just don't know where to start. I am 11 weeks. I am booked in for my Nuchal Fold Translucency s...

9 replies

I was in the same boat with my first child and know of many friends at the moment going through legal processes. The best advice I ...

chelle_rocks

Post Natal Depression - Article

Hi, My name is Michelle and I'm a NSW university student/freelance journalist currently writing ...

1 reply

i sent u an email, just waiting for you to let me know what u need and if u still need it

chelle_rocks

POST NATAL DEPRESSION - LETS CREATE AWARENESS

I am writing an article on post-natal depression and I was wondering if anyone would like to sha...

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gldouglas@netspeed.com.au

I have two boys & now another baby on the way

I have two boys one 5 in March & the other 3 on Monday & found out im fourteen weeks pregnant i n...

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im in that way too..... I have two girls...one turning 5 and the other turning 4 in october............ ive done alot since the girl...

debed00

My partner is acting really strange

Hi there I am pregnant with my first, due in August 04. Ive already developed very fast and this ...

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Hi Deb, It's good to hear that things are looking up. My husband cried the first time he heard our baby's heartbeat. As mums, we fee...

leanne_williams_1983@hotmail.com

My family is driving me CRAZY!!!!!

PLEASE HELP! My name is Leanne, i'm 20 yrs old and i am 38 weeks pregnant with my first child and...

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Hi, Just a quick msg to see how things are going? i noticed that thinbgs settled down quite a lot after Talana was born so hopefully...

Leebee

Relationship changes - My partner is turned off - what is normal?

I am now - happily - 29 weeks pregnant with a beautiful baby boy due in March. I did have a good,...

3 replies

Hi, I agree totally with super. The thing that really makes me angry is that a guy is willing to sleep with a woman and as soon as...

amy.m

Help my partner doesn't seem to care

Hi everyone I am currently 22 weeks pregnant and partner doesn't care. I try and get him to take...

2 replies

Hi, Have you asked what the problem is? Us mothers are so lucky that we can feel the baby move around and get to see ourselves gro...

Xcited&Scared

Overactive Imagination, causing stress

Hi, I am 21yrs old and just found out that I am 5-6 weeks pregnant, I have always looked forward ...

3 replies

You sound just like me! I am 28 and this is my first pregnancy, I have been wanting a baby for years and years, there was nothing w...

Bianka09

Why Guys Are Jerks??

My boyfriend and i had been trying to get pregnant for a year then when i finally did he left me ...

6 replies

Hi there I too am in the same situation. I have a beautiful little girl who will turn 4 in January. After trying for 2 years for n...

shazlomin

HELP!!! Is it just me?

hi all, Im 35 weeks pregnant tomorrow and worrying about my relationship with my partner! When i...

7 replies

Hey i had the same problem when i fell pregnant with my 5month old son Jayden. His father never helped me or never wanted to help me...