Reply Hey Mom! Learn more about the Gerber Life Insurance Grow-Up Plan!
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-10-2012, 07:09 PM   #1
LaughingPeaMama
Registered Users
Formerly: RedShoes
seller
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 1,589
Ugh the crying phase has hit

For me not ds. I was so miserable at the end of the pregnancy and was ready for him to be here but now I'm so sad that my last pregnancy is over. It wasn't an easy surgery and dh says he's done. I have always wanted 3 but the thought of more IF treatment and another csec is scary but I don't feel done. I'm feeling really overwhelmed with having to start school next week and my dd is obviously feeling left out since she has started acting out. DH has a habit of turning off all the lights in the house during the day and it is depressing me and he gets huffy when I turn them back on. Ahhh. I almost wish he'd just go back to work but at 5 days post op I know it's better to have someone here.
__________________
Wife to my soulmate since 7/12/03 mom to dd 2/9/09 and ds 1/5/12 and angel baby 10/07. Infertility survivor!ISO(willing to trade my FSOT items for) snapped unpaper towels EEEEUC or NEW heavy/long mama cloth
FSOT NOTE: SMOKE FREE DOG FRIENDLY HOME. EVERYTHING IS LINT BRUSHED BUT STRAY HAIRS WILL BE FOUND. IF THIS BOTHERS YOU DON'T FSOT WITH ME PLEASE
LaughingPeaMama is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2012, 07:32 PM   #2
stacieandtheboys's Avatar
stacieandtheboys
Registered Users
seller
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: The Lone Star State
Posts: 2,178
My Mood:
Re: Ugh the crying phase has hit

Oh hun I understand. Dh says he feels like our family is complete. Im not ready to make any permanent decisions. The other night Dominic didn't want me to tuck him into bed, he only wanted his dad and I just sobbed. My dh is back to work already but I have visitors for the next 3 weeks which I am not looking forward to AT ALL. That take away 3 weeks of just me and Luke time before I go back to work. ugh work don't even get me started. I am crying about that already.
__________________
Stacie, Wife to Robert, Mama to Jacob Dominic Luke and baby boy #4 coming May 2014
stacieandtheboys is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2012, 08:09 PM   #3
momof3boys1girl
No Longer Here
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 21,967
My Mood:
Re: Ugh the crying phase has hit

aww mama arnt those pp hormones lovely. Hang in there.
momof3boys1girl is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2012, 08:14 PM   #4
leeuhhh's Avatar
leeuhhh
Registered Users
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: seattle
Posts: 3,120
My Mood:
Re: Ugh the crying phase has hit

Aww that's no good. DH wants to take a whole week after the baby is born because it's a "hard week at work" (which means: I want a week off to play video games)... I know I'll need help for a couple days after I have the baby, but once I'm on my feet I need some space during the day. Dh kinda gets in the way sitting in his chair and playing his games. It would be a diff story if he would help out more.

Anyway, I think we are done. I can't imagine going through the cranky mood I've been in the last 9 mos, and it probably won't go away till I'm a few mos postpartum. If someone had told me I needed to be done after my last baby though, I would have been a mess. This is a whole different story! I FEEL done.
__________________
Leah- Single Mama to Audrey 12/29/03 Gwyneth 4/1/09 and Olivia 1/30/12!
leeuhhh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2012, 08:22 PM   #5
Lady_B's Avatar
Lady_B
Registered Users
seller
seller
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Missouri
Posts: 1,780
My Mood:
I'm sorry . It is hard. Dh would love to go get snipped but I told him I'd global on the pill till we move to Japan. If we are done I'll get the implant and then we will go from there. I told him today I don't think I want anything permanent for us ya know. Cheer up!!
__________________
Wife to a HOT MARINE since 01-05-2008
Momma to a sassy little lady since 2008 <3
and a handsome little man 01-18-2012 <3
Owner and designer of Butterfly Elephants, waldorf style dolls
Lady_B is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2012, 08:35 PM   #6
CandiceW's Avatar
CandiceW
Registered Users
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Surrey BC CANADA
Posts: 1,735
My Mood:
Re: Ugh the crying phase has hit

Lots of hugs!!! depression has already hit me and it's not even PP....sucks for sure I am REALLY hoping the placenta pills will help me after baby is born.. I just don't want to get ppd again. Again lots and LOTS of hugs!!!
__________________
Candice
Baby(now BIG BOY!) Andrew 01-20-2009
Baby (big boy)Nicholas 01-16-2012
Baby Matthew 05-27-2014
Baby #4 due January 2016
CandiceW is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2012, 08:45 PM   #7
Mama_Destiny's Avatar
Mama_Destiny
Registered User
seller
seller
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Colorado
Posts: 3,600
My Mood:
Re: Ugh the crying phase has hit

Sorry mama Big hugs!

I'm on the other end, I actually feel done this time, and dh refuses to get fixed because hes "scared". I have been close to tears over it lately. BC always messes me up, and I really don't want to have the procedure done to me. I told dh if he doesn't, we wont have sex, he said that's fine. Ugh. That's coming from someone who doesn't think twice about having his sons circ'ed. Well 'f' that!
__________________
Destiny, mama of 5
Miciah(11) Kaydence(10) Devon(6) Dylan (3) &
Paxton (1/20/15)
Mama_Destiny is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2012, 08:56 PM   #8
PurpleRina's Avatar
PurpleRina
Registered Users
seller
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Sahuarita, AZ
Posts: 758
My Mood:
Re: Ugh the crying phase has hit



Those PP hormones at a real witch. At this point, I'd do everything to not think about any "lasts" and instead focus on the "firsts" with this baby. His "first smile" is going to be so much more wonderful than any "last baby's first smile."

I do remember the PP, post-csec depression though and how it can make it so easy to just dwell on things. Again and keep coming here for support!
__________________
FINALLY a SAHM toV (2/09) and E (1/12).
ISO: Reusable snack/sandwich bags, reusable produce bags, UNpaper towels, kitchen wet bag, amber teething jewelry. IHA: Lots of paper craft supplies and put together very nice trades.
PurpleRina is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2012, 11:33 PM   #9
kismetbaby's Avatar
kismetbaby
Registered Users
seller
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 2,832
My Mood:
Re: Ugh the crying phase has hit

PP blues are so hard! I remember sitting in the bath tub just sobbing for no reason whatsoever. It must be hard when you also have to deal with being post-op.

Get whatever help/support you need!
__________________
Lucinda-- crunchy, BFing, homebirthin', SAH mama to my sweet guy, born 10.1.09 and my baby girl, born 1.19.12.
*I'm a stroke survivor.*
kismetbaby is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2012, 12:03 AM   #10
vittoriosmom's Avatar
vittoriosmom
Registered Users
seller
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Henderson, NV
Posts: 973
My Mood:
Re: Ugh the crying phase has hit

I feel the same way...I have been crying lately whether there is a reason for it or not.I get s lot of anxiety at night when it gets dark...it is so weird.I love mornings-new beginnings but evenings are just filled with feeling anxious.I never know how much sleep I will be able to get and i also feel nervous because te baby sleeps with us in bed and DS-3year old comes into our bed around 3 am and I feel scared that one night I won't wake up and DS will squish the baby! I am a wreck.
DH wants a vasectomy right away and I don' t feel done.I don't know if want more but I dn't want to be forced into a decision right now when everything is out of whack.
Hugs Mama
__________________
Joanna
In love since 2003 and mama to 2 little bugs V 11/25/08 and A 12/30/11

Last edited by vittoriosmom; 01-11-2012 at 12:05 AM.
vittoriosmom is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Copyright 2005 - 2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.