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OMG!

Postby lany » Thu Jul 01, 2004 11:54 am

by lany (322 Posts), Thu Jul 01, 2004 11:54 am

Oh my goodness…I got a + + + sign! I’m pregnant. [:p] I was so sure that my body was giving my signals that af was soon to come. I even went out and purchased an ovulation kit, a basal body thermometer, and my monthly feminine products. On Saturday, I started charting just to get in practice even though af hadn’t come. I was getting temps of 98.8 and 98.7. I found that to be rather high, but I wasn’t sure b/c I had never charted before. By Tuesday evening, I knew something wasn’t right. So I had to sneak out to the store to buy a test. I know it sounds insane, but I promised dh that I wouldn’t waste anymore money on the hpt until we were absolutely sure. I tossed and turned all night…it was the longest night ever. Once morning hit, I was off the bathroom to test! I still can’t believe I got 2 lines. My husband was so shocked. I immediately called my OB and she was able to squeeze me in to see her that afternoon. We did all of the preliminary lab tests, and she ordered a 24 hour urine protein as well. My bp was 111/70 which is really great for me. I just pray it stays that low for the next 9 months. I’m so excited. We haven’t told anyone yet. We’re going to decide tonight when we tell our family. I can’t hold this much longer.

Thank you ladies so much for allowing me to share this with you. I really hope to hear of more exciting new from those of you who are ttc. Take care. [:D]



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DS 09/99 (born via emergency c/s~ 29wks~2lbs. 1.9oz.~Pre-E & HELLP)
#2 due March 5, 2005
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Re : OMG!

Postby norlisa k » Thu Jul 01, 2004 11:58 am

by norlisa k (745 Posts), Thu Jul 01, 2004 11:58 am

Congratulations, Lany! [:)][:D][8D] I'm soo happy for you! Thank you for sharing this with us! Wishing you a happy, healthy nine months...

Big congratulatory hug,
Norlisa

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Re : OMG!

Postby arj » Thu Jul 01, 2004 12:03 am

by arj (1251 Posts), Thu Jul 01, 2004 12:03 am

Congratulations Lany! Hoping that it's a smooth ride for you this time around!!

(Ok ladies, who is next???? [;)])

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DS-Evan, 7/19/2003. PE at 40 weeks
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Re : OMG!

Postby julie f » Thu Jul 01, 2004 12:05 am

by julie f (7993 Posts), Thu Jul 01, 2004 12:05 am

YAY Lany!!!!!!!! Congratulations!!!![:D][:D]

So glad you were able to get in to the dr. already!! Here's to a very looooooong and uneventful nine months![:)]

Julie (27)
Zachary James, 7/22/03-7/27/03, born at 26wks - severe pe

Miracle in progress... #2 is due February 2005!!!

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Re : OMG!

Postby 5thtymachrm » Thu Jul 01, 2004 12:07 am

by 5thtymachrm (909 Posts), Thu Jul 01, 2004 12:07 am

congrats!!!! what absolutely fabulous news!! I swear there is something about this forum, everyone is pg right now!!! praying for a smooth ride also!

Elizabeth

Indigo E. 11/20/03:37wks, PIH
ttc #2 is a go!
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Re : OMG!

Postby tracey » Thu Jul 01, 2004 01:32 pm

by tracey (919 Posts), Thu Jul 01, 2004 01:32 pm

Congratulations on your wonderful news! How exciting!
Wishing you a very healthy nine months ahead!



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Re : OMG!

Postby for faith » Thu Jul 01, 2004 01:46 pm

by for faith (1749 Posts), Thu Jul 01, 2004 01:46 pm

Wonderful news!!!!! Wishing you a super boring 9 months!!!! Can't wait to hear more!!!!

Jill
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Tyler - 4 (36 wks, PIH)
Angel baby - 1/20/03 (11 wks)
Faith Kristine - 1/5/04-1/30/04 (30 weeks due to severe PE, passed due to NEC & Sepsis(preemie complications))

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Re : OMG!

Postby ann marie » Thu Jul 01, 2004 02:08 pm

by ann marie (1034 Posts), Thu Jul 01, 2004 02:08 pm

Oh my! Congratulations. By the way the stork is visiting everyone it's getting so I'm afraid to post here. I don't want any of that baby dust on me[:I][:I]. Best wishes!

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DH: Matt (32)
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Luke 3/17/04--37 weeks after 15 weeks of bedrest
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Re : OMG!

Postby angelkat » Thu Jul 01, 2004 02:41 pm

by angelkat (3423 Posts), Thu Jul 01, 2004 02:41 pm

WOW! Congrats..... Something is flowing on the forum!!!....



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Re : OMG!

Postby denise » Thu Jul 01, 2004 06:15 pm

by denise (5480 Posts), Thu Jul 01, 2004 06:15 pm

Congrats!! Hope you have an uneventful pg!!

I'm not so sure that I want to visit this forum with all of you getting preggos![:D] I would love to be pregnant, but we just can't right now as I will graduate college next May and don't want to give birth in the middle ofthe sememster!!

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