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    Someone gave us gdiapers back when our son was a...

    Someone gave us gdiapers back when our son was a new baby. They were AWFUL. I cannot warn you against them strongly enough. The diaper insert is held in by a sort of plastic hammock. The edges of the...
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    I REALLY never thought I would join this forum-...

    I REALLY never thought I would join this forum- but I will be 12 weeks along on Tuesday, due November 10.

    Some background: I haven't taken birth control in over a decade. I am also 36 now, I...
  3. I am torn here. Henry sounds best with Ava and...

    I am torn here. Henry sounds best with Ava and Ella and to me, has a similar gentle feel. But Charlie sounds best with Max and feels similarly energetic. I love Miles, but personally avoid matching...
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    I also know a Yuri, from Moldova. And I used to...

    I also know a Yuri, from Moldova. And I used to work with a doctor named Tova. She was American and Jewish.
  5. It really sucks, but it is true that the general...

    It really sucks, but it is true that the general public does feel authorized to comment on pregnant bodies and babies in ways that normally would not be socially acceptable. And seriously, next week...
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    @singlemom3 That is a good point, though they...

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    That is a good point, though they do put the semen for an IUI in a centrifuge first (I think that's what they called it) then they inject it directly into the cervix, so there is no...
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    While I have never had a c-section or a vaginal...

    While I have never had a c-section or a vaginal birth (we adopted our son) I have heard from many women that the recovery from a planned c-section is much easier than the recovery from an emergency...
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    I just have to say that I am so glad that I am...

    I just have to say that I am so glad that I am not a princess! Or a duchess or whatever she is. Can you imagine being restricted to only names that your husband's family had previously used, and then...
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    Both of the sets of triplets I know occurred...

    Both of the sets of triplets I know occurred without fertility treatments, which freaks me out. In one set, they had two boys, four and two. They went for a third and ended up with triplet boys. So...
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    My husband has older twin sisters. They are...

    My husband has older twin sisters. They are extremely close- one of the even acted as the gestational surrogate (carrying twins!) for the other. So he always wanted twins.

    I personally have NEVER...
  11. We just had a bouncy seat. We have a small house,...

    We just had a bouncy seat. We have a small house, and the bouncers seemed smaller/more portable. I mainly used it so I could shower and do the other things you mentioned. I did not miss the swing,...
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    I started babysitting a three month old baby when...

    I started babysitting a three month old baby when my son was two. I thought I would not need a double stroller bc I could just put the baby in the Ergo and my son in the stroller. Only this baby...
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    I totally get this fear! I don't know anything...

    I totally get this fear! I don't know anything about royal naming habits, but I do sometimes get paranoid that either royalty or like, a Kardashian will "steal" one of my favorite names.

    I LOVE...
  14. The Ergo was truly useful from newborn to about...

    The Ergo was truly useful from newborn to about three. We used it till just recently on longer hikes. I loved the Moby for the early days, but I made one (super cheap, super easy, no sewing...
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    Definitely not feminine. Gabe is a great nickname...

    Definitely not feminine. Gabe is a great nickname as well. Not that Gabriel is at all overly popular, but this is in regular enough use for boys that I seriously doubt he would have any problems.
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    Solomon Vanya and Xavier Alan

    Solomon Vanya and Xavier Alan
  18. Someone gave us a Sophie as a gift. I did not...

    Someone gave us a Sophie as a gift. I did not think it was that great of a toy (the squeaking gets annoying fast, and my son didn't seen that into chewing on it). But I did notice that it was a...
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    Like many of the previous posters, we got our dog...

    Like many of the previous posters, we got our dog at the pound. Our dog is a flat-coat retriever mix, so he has loads of energy. Having a fenced yard has been a lifesaver for us.

    Our local pound...
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    I love Frederick and wish I could get my husband...

    I love Frederick and wish I could get my husband to agree to it. I don't think that the "ie" ending is feminine at all.

    I like Frederick Daniel best.
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    We bought a house that needed a lot of work. My...

    We bought a house that needed a lot of work. My husband is an architect, his stepdad and brother are electricians, his dad is a carpenter, and my dad built his own house. So we came into this with...
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    My mom has not been excited about any of her...

    My mom has not been excited about any of her grandchildren. I have one son, my brother has one, and my sister is due with her third any day now. She is a wonderful grandma and loves them once they...
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    Of everything you listed, I would prioritize...

    Of everything you listed, I would prioritize health (including the health of your relationship) and finances above all else.

    Like you, we knew we wanted to have me stay at home with children, at...
  24. So true about rear facing seats taking up tons of...

    So true about rear facing seats taking up tons of room. The only cars that I have found that don't have this issue are actual minivans (NOT crossovers though, crossovers are still cramped with rear...
  25. I don't know about these particular seats. But I...

    I don't know about these particular seats. But I drive a two door VW Golf, so I feel your small car plus rear facing car seat pain. My suggestion is that if you have any big box baby stores in your...
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