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I'm Expecting Baby #2

  1. WryLilt profile image88
    WryLiltposted 5 years ago

    The reason I haven't been around the forums or site much recently - I'm expecting baby #2. It won't be due till November (I'm only 6-7 weeks) but I've got terrible morning sickness and am really looking forward to getting further into the pregnancy!

    1. Mark Knowles profile image60
      Mark Knowlesposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Congratulations. big_smile

    2. pisean282311 profile image60
      pisean282311posted 5 years ago in reply to this

      congrats ...wonderful news....

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      Baileybearposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      congrats - hope you're feeling better soon

    4. Uninvited Writer profile image82
      Uninvited Writerposted 5 years ago in reply to this


    5. iQwest profile image71
      iQwestposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      A big congratulations and hopefully your morning sickness goes away very soon!!!

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      DoorMattnomoreposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      super big congratulations!! I know how bad morning sickness can be, hope you get over it fast.  smile

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    Oceana Swiftposted 5 years ago

    Big hugs and congrats to you and your husband! (Will we ever get a little peak at baby #1?)

    1. WryLilt profile image88
      WryLiltposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Hint: She's pictured in one of my last 30 hubs. smile

  3. Cagsil profile image83
    Cagsilposted 5 years ago

    Congrats! smile

  4. earnestshub profile image88
    earnestshubposted 5 years ago

    Congratulations! Babies rule! smile

  5. cre8tive profile image82
    cre8tiveposted 5 years ago

    Congratulations, wonderful news

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    logic,commonsenseposted 5 years ago

    Congratulations, WL!  I know where you can find some good hubs on babies! smile

  7. MPG Narratives profile image86
    MPG Narrativesposted 5 years ago

    That's great news, congrats WL. I can sympathise with the morning sickness, hope it goes soon. Take care of yourself.

  8. Mighty Mom profile image91
    Mighty Momposted 5 years ago

    Fabulous news, WL!
    Bummer about the morning sickness. Hope you can get past that very soon.
    Your little hubberoo or hubberette has lots of followers already! smile! MM

  9. thirdmillenium profile image73
    thirdmilleniumposted 5 years ago

    As long as they are going to be as pretty as you are, plenty more are welcome.

  10. leahlefler profile image98
    leahleflerposted 5 years ago

    Congratulations! I hope you get past the morning sickness soon! My two kiddos are best friends (and sometimes best enemies, lol). Here's to a fast and easy nine months!

  11. prettydarkhorse profile image64
    prettydarkhorseposted 5 years ago

    Congrats and hope you get over the morning sickness sooner!

  12. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
    SomewayOuttaHereposted 5 years ago

    .. nice to read some good news .....congratulations

  13. sofs profile image88
    sofsposted 5 years ago

    Congrats!! Great news this!!

  14. LeanMan profile image81
    LeanManposted 5 years ago

    congrats, my wife also pregnant, now 3 and a half months and still suffering from awful morning (afternoon and evening) sickness - although it has improved from a few weeks back.. I hope yours improves quicker than hers..

    1. earnestshub profile image88
      earnestshubposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Congratulations! All I can think to say is..... babies rule!!!! smile

  15. Mikeydoes profile image80
    Mikeydoesposted 5 years ago


  16. Tina Kachan profile image49
    Tina Kachanposted 5 years ago

    Congratulations! Let us know if it`s a boy or a girl big_smile

  17. katiem2 profile image60
    katiem2posted 5 years ago

    Congratulation and here's hoping you move past the morning sickness and by pass the fatigue.  smile

  18. Eaglekiwi profile image73
    Eaglekiwiposted 5 years ago

    Congratulations Wry smile

    Hope you will soon be over the blah days.

    Ginger helps ,nibble it ,drink it ,Ginger to settle tummy probs.

  19. sagebrush_mama profile image81
    sagebrush_mamaposted 5 years ago

    Congratulations!  How exciting!

  20. Lisa HW profile image83
    Lisa HWposted 5 years ago

    Nice!  So happy for you.  Congratulations.  smile  (Well, this piece of news brightens up the forums some, doesn't it..)  One of my "babies" is a November baby, but I guess - where you live - having a November birthday means something different, as far as future, outdoor, birthday parties go.   smile

  21. tlpoague profile image89
    tlpoagueposted 5 years ago


  22. tritrain profile image76
    tritrainposted 5 years ago


    Will you let us help you choose the name?  big_smile

  23. IzzyM profile image86
    IzzyMposted 5 years ago

    Congratulations! Better get your Christmas hubs written soon because you won't have time to spare when the time comes smile

  24. Aficionada profile image94
    Aficionadaposted 5 years ago

    Congratulations, and ditto on all of the good wishes and good advice here!

    Now would be an excellent time to own stock in a soda crackers (aka saltines) company, wouldn't it?  Or ginger?  lol

  25. WryLilt profile image88
    WryLiltposted 5 years ago

    I already have a girl and boy name picked smile

    And as for the morning sickness cures - I have tried literally everything (I wrote a hub on all the cures from last pregnancy, none of which worked.) I guess I will just have to wait for it to go away.

    Thanks guys!

    1. Spacey Gracey profile image75
      Spacey Graceyposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      The only thing that cured mine was chips and curry sauce - probably not for everyone though smile

  26. wordscribe43 profile image93
    wordscribe43posted 5 years ago

    Congrats, WryLilt!  Let me just say, I can sooo relate to you in regards to the whole morning sickness thing.  Total nightmare.  I was so sick with my first one, then I got pregnant with TWINS.  I literally had to bring a barf bucket with me everywhere I went.  Nothing helped. 

    I've always been so jealous of women who feel so great during pregnancy.  I felt like I missed out on that. 

    Can you brush your teeth without gagging?

  27. sofs profile image88
    sofsposted 5 years ago

    Morning sickness is something I couldn't find a cure for until the seventh or eight month.. I hope yours will go away soon.. have fun eating what ever you can manage until then...smile
    Hey, one good that came out of morning sickness was that my husband learned his way around the kitchen... so make good use of such opportunities smile
    Just kidding.. my husband was pretty supportive.. though he is totally lost when it comes to cooking smile

  28. Joy56 profile image60
    Joy56posted 5 years ago

    many congratulations...... hope you feel better soon, and are able to enjoy the pregnancy more.  How exciting.

  29. WryLilt profile image88
    WryLiltposted 5 years ago

    Update: I'm currently 9 weeks and 2 days pregnant (just had a scan).

    And I'm still throwing up - from first thing in the morning often till right before bed. Not fun! At least I should only have a few more weeks of it.

    EDD is 26th November.

  30. tritrain profile image76
    tritrainposted 5 years ago


    Sorry to hear that you're throwing up.

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    lynnechandlerposted 5 years ago

    Congrats! Sorry about the sickness. I would suggest mint tea or mint sticks but that might not work for you, I don't know.

  32. IzzyM profile image86
    IzzyMposted 5 years ago

    I was horribly sick with my first child - and that lasted almost right the way through, but any sickness I suffered with later pregnancies only last the 12-13 weeks they said it would. I wasn't sick at all carrying my son, only my daughters.

    Nothing works against it. Remember Thalidomide? The wonder cure of the 60s? Now doctor's don't even look for cures. Try dry toast.

    1. WryLilt profile image88
      WryLiltposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Yep, tried toast, crackers, ginger, tea, B6, mint, maxalon and a whole lot of other stuff. Doesn't work. At least I feel ok for half an hour after throwing up!

  33. CASE1WORKER profile image85
    CASE1WORKERposted 5 years ago

    Congratulations- i had it bad with all three. However on the last the doctor said that sne had read in a magazine about sea sickness wrist bands- they worked within hours for me!

    1. WryLilt profile image88
      WryLiltposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      They worked for about a week with me then stopped working LoL

  34. AEvans profile image73
    AEvansposted 5 years ago

    Congrats! I wish you all of the best. big_smile

  35. Marisa Wright profile image92
    Marisa Wrightposted 5 years ago

    Congrats Wry!

  36. Jefacity profile image60
    Jefacityposted 5 years ago

    thats awesome. best wishes for your yet to be born

  37. LittleFairy profile image84
    LittleFairyposted 5 years ago

    Congratss!!! You were one of the very first people who inspired me to join hubpages, and i am loving it! Hope you feel better as time goes on. Good luck big_smile