Category: Pregnancy

Magnesium for back pain and muscle cramps

(This was sitting in my drafts since Sept 8. 2009! Finally decided to finish this) Many moons ago I was in a car accident and over time my spine became misaligned. Therefore, I have had major issues with sciatic nerve

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Yeah for Yoga, Lights and Turning!

On my last personal post, I told you that Max hadn’t turned yet. Well, after doing some research I read about several methods to help your baby turn if they are in the breech position. First off, was certain yoga

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Definitely a boy and boy am I happy!

While at a play date recently, another mom told me that her good friend was told that she was having a boy at the nuchal ultrasound and it turned out she was having a girl. My heart skipped a beat!

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Morning, noon and night sickness

Before you start feeling sorry for me, I really have been lucky with the sickness… its really not that bad. With that being said, I HATE feeling sick to my stomach. The sickness is not just in the morning… its

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Baby Size Chart from The Bump

I was just talking with my husband about how different it is this time being pregnant (and I’m not talking about the emotional issues dealing with the miscarriage). When I was pregnant with Milan, every day I was reading something.

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I’m pregnant again

Although its still pretty early and considering what happened last time, I’m a bit hesitant to tell everyone the good news… but I’m really happy to announce that I’m pregnant again.  I’m about 7½ weeks. The day of the ultrasound,

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Miscarriage Update

I realized that I never updated the blogosphere on what happened. Yes, I indeed had a miscarriage last Friday. One of the more surprising (but actually shouldn’t be surprising) things that came out of me writing about miscarriage is how

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The Details of my miscarriages

WARNING: This post is quite graphic and is probably too much information for many. While going through the beginning stages of my miscarriages, I found myself constantly searching the internet. What I found the most comforting was reading about the

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It appears a miscarriage is imminent

The cramping and bleeding has not subsided and in fact it has gotten worse.  I am sad that there will not be a baby in September, but I am relieved to know what is going on… not knowing is worse

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Scary pregnancy

WARNING: This post is quite graphic and is probably too much information for many. I haven’t been writing on my blog very much lately. I’d like to say that it was because I have been so busy doing wonderful things,

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