Quoting Reise's Mommy:" I painted two rooms during this pregnancy. I painted the nursery by myself and our master bedroom with ... [snip!] ... windows all up and put a fan in the window and used water based paint. OB said it was fine as long as it was well ventilated."
Quoting Aidan'sMomma!:" do water based work just as good as oil? last as long? look as good?"
Quoting Reise's Mommy:" As far as I can tell Our walls were white and the nursery took one coat with a second coat on a few ... [snip!] ... looks fine, but it's not even been a year since we bought the house yet, so I can't say in 5 years it will still look as good."
Quoting Chelsea.J:" I didn't read any of the comments I'm in a rush, but SO and I just painted our room/nursery. And I wore ... [snip!] ... SO was due on the 4th of July back in '86' and his birthdays the 26th! lol I guess they didn't induce back then! Good luck!"
Quoting Aidan'sMomma!:" yes water based we talked about it DH is VERY excited thsi tiem around lol its cute but annoying. ... [snip!] ... 18th and didnt show up til the 23rd. im hoping i dont go late this time around. 36weeks and on i was like OK GET HIM OUT! lol"
Quoting Chelsea.J:" I'm 34 weeks and I'm already like though I definitely want her baking as long as she can. Lol. I got ... [snip!] ... nursery DONE and that'd be my Christmas present. Lol though I ended up doing almost everything! His part was paying for it !"with our first i was suuuper excited and re-organized everything over and over. but not until after we foudn out what we were having... so i didnt freak out until like 20 weeks or so. im only 14 weeks (tomorrow) last time he did like nothing i had to beg him to help put the swing together and stuff lol (hes a great guy,husband and father just didnt care to do to much lol) this time hes like nesting or something! its funny!
Quoting Aidan'sMomma!:" with our first i was suuuper excited and re-organized everything over and over. but not until after we ... [snip!] ... sat. finding out the sex 3 days after we get back. jan 21st. painting that weekend. its just funny watching him i gues slol"
Quoting Chelsea.J:" Maybe he's ready now! Lol the first time might have been scary or he was in denial! Lol. SO has a son ... [snip!] ... it's my first and I'm head over heels in love with her already! Lol. I was nesting neutral items at 12-13 weeks! "haha but its also your first. i was super excited and if DH had let me i would have went and got nutral lol but this time... im trying not to shop TOO much until we find out. we have a few neutral outfits but thats it.
Quoting Aidan'sMomma!:" haha but its also your first. i was super excited and if DH had let me i would have went and got nutral ... [snip!] ... the baby and our first will be different seasons. if its a girl... i want like AALLL PINK! sooo yea lol cant really shop yet "
Quoting Chelsea :3:" This will be SO's first girl, and I thought he'd be excited he's not a very... Emotional person? I ... [snip!] ... purple all the stuff, stroller, car seat etc., I didn't buy clothes until we found out. But I got a few other things "