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Now arriving, platform one... 
25th-Aug-2011 02:04 pm
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goldengrove and myself are looking forward to sprogling #2. goldengrove is due next year about February 25, and is currently at 13.5 weeks of gestation and about 8 weeks of morning sickness. (My bet is either January 26, going by Hamish's effort, or February 29, for maximum complications).

Some folks are aware that it hasn't been the smoothest process at trying to get Hamish a little sibling, and this one has been a bit of a trial as well. Everything was going well until we got a combined test for downs that rated our chances a little bit too high, so we opted for the invasive CVS test to confirm what the situation was. The test carries a chance of miscarriage as a result of taking a sample of the placenta, but the chance was about the same as having a downs baby so it seemed the better option.

The good news, obviously, is that everything is fine, and goldengrove is out of the immediate danger period for the cvs test, with no significant side effects.

As a side effect of checking out the bump's chromosomes for trisomies, we also already know that we're going to have a boy :)
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25th-Aug-2011 12:19 am (UTC)
i know i've said it a billion times but congratulations <3
25th-Aug-2011 12:23 am (UTC)
Congratulations to you all!
25th-Aug-2011 12:30 am (UTC)
Congratulations, I am very happy for all three of you. Four including Hamish :)
25th-Aug-2011 12:36 am (UTC)
Congratulations, I'm so happy for all of you :)
I hope the morning sickness gets better soon *hugs*
25th-Aug-2011 12:50 am (UTC)
Congratulations!
25th-Aug-2011 12:58 am (UTC)
Yay for everyone being healthy and happy!
25th-Aug-2011 12:59 am (UTC)
Congrats. Relief to hear of the good test results, and I hope it's smooth sailing from here on.
25th-Aug-2011 01:13 am (UTC)
Sprog!Sprog!Sprog!Sprog!

Congratulations to you all and I hope the pregnancy goes smoothly :)
25th-Aug-2011 01:45 am (UTC)
Bah, there are already too many babies around!

Grats and good luck and thinking of you all :)
25th-Aug-2011 01:49 am (UTC)
you're right, this is silly, we should refactor some of them. Why do we need more than one blonde one, for instance? Can't one blonde one do the same job as all these others? I'm all for it :)
25th-Aug-2011 01:47 am (UTC)
Yay! Congrats! :-)
25th-Aug-2011 01:51 am (UTC)
Yay baby! Congrats, you guys are awesome parents and sprogling 2 will be joining a family that is shiny :D

*grins* 2 boys... enjoy the relaxation of having a toddler now :P
25th-Aug-2011 02:04 am (UTC)
Congratulations to you all.
*hugs*
25th-Aug-2011 04:33 am (UTC)
Congrats
25th-Aug-2011 07:49 am (UTC)
Here's to the good developments holding all the way.
25th-Aug-2011 08:57 am (UTC)

Huge congratulations! Thrilled to hear everything's turned out fine :) xx

25th-Aug-2011 12:34 pm (UTC)
Oooh, that's wonderful news!

And this time around you've just had a wonderful preview of the joy you're about to go through!
26th-Aug-2011 06:55 am (UTC)
Congrats to you all!
26th-Aug-2011 08:59 am (UTC)
Congratulations!
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