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by acornmom
Sun Jan 03, 2010 3:16 pm
Forum: Parents after treatment
Topic: So what are you moms driving or plan on driving?
Replies: 3
Views: 1400

First let me say congrats on the twins! Our little ones were born at 31 weeks 2 days and are doing great. (should be home soon) Second, We have a 10 year old dtr as well as the girls so we needed an upgrade. I had a Toyota highlander but with three kids it was going to be crowded. I too refused to h...
by acornmom
Sat Jan 02, 2010 2:38 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Twins due Dec/January 2010?
Replies: 87
Views: 19612

Happy New Year! Our little girls now each weigh over 5 lbs! They are breast feeding together and what they don't get through the breast they get bottle fed. Only occasionally do they get it through their tube. We are hopeful that they will be in cribs soon and get home even sooner. They occasionally...
by acornmom
Mon Dec 28, 2009 2:02 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Twins due Dec/January 2010?
Replies: 87
Views: 19612

Hey everyone, The girls are doing well. Getting bigger everyday. Elaina is now 4lbs 8oz and Cecelia is 4lbs 5oz! Today is week 34 (yes we still keep track) and I am able to nurse them at the same time. They have been doing well breastfeeding but still have the tube feed until they can "prove" that t...
by acornmom
Mon Dec 14, 2009 1:55 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Twins due Dec/January 2010?
Replies: 87
Views: 19612

Way to go London... what are their names?
by acornmom
Sun Dec 13, 2009 12:20 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Twins due Dec/January 2010?
Replies: 87
Views: 19612

Hey everyone, Just wanted to announce that our little angels came early!! The girls made their way into the world Wednesday December 9, 2009! Elaina Denise weighed 4lbs 2oz and is 16.5 inches long Cecelia Sydney weighed 3lbs 13.9 and is 17 inches long They were taken to NICU where Elaina was in seri...
by acornmom
Mon Dec 07, 2009 1:25 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: turbutaline use??
Replies: 6
Views: 1957

Daisy,
Thank you so much for your support. I will take all the prayers we can get. The saving grace (keeping me sane) right now is the fact I feel our little ones moving ALL the time! LOL
by acornmom
Sun Dec 06, 2009 10:57 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: turbutaline use??
Replies: 6
Views: 1957

turbutaline use??

Just the thing I needed .... Ok here's the scoop. Back in Nov. (28 weeks with twins) I went into preterm labor. They used Magnesium and Indocin to treat it then switched me to procardia. I was in the hospital for 4 days then the day I came home I lost my mucous plug. Back to the hospital we went but...
by acornmom
Mon Nov 23, 2009 7:17 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: anyone here from OHIO, or PA, USA
Replies: 3
Views: 491

Branda,
I live in PA ... I was born 2 hours north of Pittsburgh, lived in "the burgh" for about 6 years and now live more towards the Harrisburg area. Where do you live?
by acornmom
Mon Nov 23, 2009 2:12 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: ghost or anyone: shortened cervix
Replies: 12
Views: 6231

Hey there all you shortened cervix girls. Thanks for your support! Here is the latest greatest in my shortened cervix saga. Last week (Monday) I went to work as usual (visiting nurse). I felt "funny" in the pubic region kinda full like when your period is here, but then it felt like bubbles popping....
by acornmom
Fri Nov 20, 2009 1:00 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Preterm labor help
Replies: 3
Views: 964

Preterm labor help

Hi everyone! I just need some advice/help/words of wisdom.... On Monday, I began having a "strange feeling" in my pelvic region kinda like a "full feeling when your period is coming". I called my OB and they had me come right in since we have been having issues with a shortened cervix. Well, I was e...
by acornmom
Sun Oct 18, 2009 2:21 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: help with names
Replies: 2
Views: 993

help with names

OK how about some fun: We are having twin girls and we are thinking of using Denise and Sydney middle names What names can you come up with that will work with these We have come up with Danielle Denise Cecelia Sydney Elaina Sydney Nicole Sydney Elaina Denise Let us know if you like any of these or ...
by acornmom
Sat Oct 17, 2009 12:03 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: ghost or anyone: shortened cervix
Replies: 12
Views: 6231

ghost or anyone: shortened cervix

I had another u/s this week (yesterday). I am 23w3days pregnant with twin girls. Twin A is VERY low in the pelvic region and in a tight little ball (her knees are up to her chin). Twin B however is our little acrobat that is all over the rest of my stomach. (she really likes my belly button). Both l...
by acornmom
Sat Sep 19, 2009 6:44 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: February 2010 Mommies
Replies: 258
Views: 46239

hey all, Just wanted to update and say that my hubby, dtr and I went to our ultrasound on Thursday to find out we are having twin girls. They will not be identical but still they are our twins! Unfortunately, we were thinking twin boys and have all sorts of trouble now trying to do the name thing fo...
by acornmom
Sat Sep 05, 2009 10:22 pm
Forum: Parents after treatment
Topic: car seats??
Replies: 4
Views: 1900

car seats??

Ok all you parents.... let us know please...
1. What are your personal recommendations for carseats? We started looking and Wow! I didn't realize there are so many!

2. how about strollers? we are expecting twins but please feel free to give advise for any and all to share.

Thanks so much
by acornmom
Sat Aug 29, 2009 10:33 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: February 2010 Mommies
Replies: 258
Views: 46239

ok, I know everyone is busy but hey... let's keep this post alive here huh? LOL how is everyone doing. I went to the doc yesterday. I thought they would do an u/s but they just checked for heartbeats (150 and 160) and said everything looks good. I have the "extensive U/S) on Sept 17th to which we wi...