Nurse-in at "The View"? - Page 7 - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
Reply
 
Thread Tools
#181 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 02:12 PM
 
wende's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Portland, OR
Posts: 3,109
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
We cross posted, Janice The second link works for me. Great pics!!
wende is offline  
#182 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 02:13 PM
 
TRIBE's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: finally made it to WA!
Posts: 5,891
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
try again wende, it took me hitting the back button & going back in to view.

Great pics, sounds like an excellent turn out go mamas!
TRIBE is offline  
#183 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 02:18 PM
 
NatureMama3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Catching life's curveballs
Posts: 5,741
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by ShelleyMom2in2
just subbing so I can see pics when they do get posted
me too!
NatureMama3 is offline  
#184 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 02:21 PM
 
reilly's momma's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Cleveland, OH
Posts: 427
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
anyone can submit an article to Indymedia, so whoever was there & writes up a story, please post it on Indymedia's site. www.indymedia.org is the main site, has links to regional sites. & if those who were there could tell us what media showed up, so we know where to look for coverage, that would be great.
reilly's momma is offline  
#185 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 02:23 PM
 
HelloKitty's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Next door to the possums
Posts: 11,874
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Those pics are soooo great!!! I really wish I could have been there!!! :

Great for nature studies! http://www.pleinairkids.com
Plein Air Kids - Handmade wooden art boxes for Budding Artists.
HelloKitty is offline  
#186 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 02:31 PM
 
Victorian's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Portland, Oregon
Posts: 3,627
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Victorian is offline  
#187 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 02:36 PM
 
tracymom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: In your soon to be locked thread.
Posts: 3,714
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
: you mamas are awesome!
tracymom is offline  
#188 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 02:48 PM
 
TigerTail's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: I'm finally here!
Posts: 9,343
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
argh, no pix for me!

i was hoping to enjoy the nurse-in vicariously, in memory of the &%$ who harassed me at a mcdonalds. (i loved the hathor! so exciting! congrats ladies!)

suse
TigerTail is offline  
#189 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 02:54 PM
 
mama24-7's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: with the dust bunnies
Posts: 2,462
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 10 Post(s)
Is there no news of this anywhere? I've looked at some of the major news channels & see nothing. Anyone have any links?

Sus

Baby the babies while they're babies so they don't need babying for a lifetime.
mama24-7 is online now  
#190 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 02:58 PM
 
mama_daba's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: west marin. california
Posts: 2,263
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
so far the only thing i have seen on google news is a page you need to have a subscription to
heres the link to google news
http://news.google.com/news?q=%22nur...al&sa=N&tab=wn

mama to two amazing children son 10/27/07 and daughter 07/07/11

mama_daba is offline  
#191 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 02:58 PM
 
Janice in Canada's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Saskatchewan, Canada
Posts: 1,787
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Norfolk Virginia
small article and picture
http://www.wvec.com/news/local/stori...2e9c7017e.html
and online discussion at
http://www.wvec.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=363

(you'll have to register to view)

janice
Janice in Canada is offline  
#192 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 02:59 PM
 
EmmaJean's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Posts: 1,951
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Well, I'm having "sling envy" looking at all those pics!! Wish I could've been there. I thought for a moment yesterday about driving the 4hrs to get there, but that would've just been insane!

And about watching the show this morning....There's an hour of my life I'll never get back!! Ugh, I'm so glad I don't watch that crap anymore. I never liked it but was addicted to morning tv and didn't have cable...!!!
EmmaJean is offline  
#193 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 03:07 PM
 
EmmaJean's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Posts: 1,951
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Ok, everyone HAS to register on that news site (it's free!) and read the story and the discussion board that follows! There's even several pics of mamas at their local nurse-in!
EmmaJean is offline  
#194 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 03:07 PM - Thread Starter
 
merpk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Posts: 14,887
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
So ... we came, we nursed, we conquered ... :LOL

Great turnout. Total guess of about 200 mamas plus babies. Great support from stray passers-by and relative cooperation from the babies ... :LOL

Quite a number of photographers, though from what media outlets I know not. Spoke to various mamas who were interviewed by The New York Times and the New York Daily News. Also saw WABC's local NY station's news cameras interviewing mamas. There was also something called "Alphamom," not sure what they were, but some people were signing press releases allowing the Alphamom people to use footage of them nursing so ...

All in all, a fine time. Brought DS#2(3yo) and DD#2(1yo) b'H, and DS#2 for the very first time in his life did not want to nurse when offerred :LOL ... though he did eventually ... seeing all those hundreds of other kids nursing finally got to him, I guess :LOL ...

From MDC I met anniej, UrbanPlanter, Mom2AliKat, guerillamama, annettemarie, katenyc ...

ETA I think I met BklynJen too but I'm not sure :LOL : ... was that you?

And ETA again I think I met anthromom(??) too ... the one who's an anthropologist, not the one who's an anthrosophist : :LOL


Looking forward to more pictures. Saw the top of my head in one of the yahoo groups pictures, wow, a moment of fame :LOL ...

Anyway, to all who came and to all who sent light&energy our way, too ...

merpk is offline  
#195 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 03:09 PM
 
SuperWoman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Fallbrook, CA (Southern Cali)
Posts: 26
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
So where are you seeing these pictures? I'm jealous!
SuperWoman is offline  
#196 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 03:17 PM
 
Janice in Canada's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Saskatchewan, Canada
Posts: 1,787
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
you moms might enjoy looking at the final media kit here:
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/nycnursein/files/
Janice in Canada is offline  
#197 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 03:20 PM
 
mamadege5's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: not quite sure
Posts: 2,433
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
So which mdc mama is Heather? And who are the other mamas in the pix?
I hate having to register for a site, and I've already forgotten my password.
mamadege5 is offline  
#198 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 03:40 PM
 
Chandar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: CO
Posts: 852
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Tucson is a SUCCESS!! We had 18 moms 2 dads, and various kids. The only media was the local station. I was interviewed, I hope I did not sound like a complete arse :LOL We were very well received. I will check back in after the story airs!
Chandar is offline  
#199 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 03:44 PM
 
miasmommy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: New England, USA
Posts: 811
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Soooo cool!

Good work ladies.... I can't wait to hear more details.

Miasmommy
miasmommy is offline  
#200 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 03:55 PM
 
maxwill129's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 2,897
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

You guys are SO AWESOME! My dh wants me to tell you that he's proud of you mamas for doing this! Wish I could have been there!

Shannon
maxwill129 is offline  
#201 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 03:56 PM
 
ChaiBee's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Williamsburg, VA
Posts: 567
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Hampton Roads (Norfolk affiliate - WVEC) was a success. We had on-camera interviews and also a reporter from the Virginia Pilot (hopefully a positive article will apear in tomorrow's paper). I'll upload pictures tonight and will post them as well!
ChaiBee is offline  
#202 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 03:59 PM
 
SophiesMom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 11
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Good job Tracy! Post it at Ovu too!
SophiesMom is offline  
#203 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 04:05 PM
 
DaryLLL's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Under a Chimpocracy
Posts: 13,693
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
:
DaryLLL is offline  
#204 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 04:06 PM
 
BklynJen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: NYC
Posts: 169
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
The photo link isn't working for me! I keep receiving a message that I'm not a member of nycnursein.
BklynJen is offline  
#205 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 04:12 PM
 
maxwill129's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 2,897
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Go to the home page and you can join!

Shannon
maxwill129 is offline  
#206 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 04:20 PM
 
AngelBee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: New Brighton, MN
Posts: 20,388
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
: I am so proud of all of you!!!

Mama to 9 so far:Mother of Joey (20), Dominick (13), Abigail (11), Angelo (8), Mylee (6), Delainey (3), Colton (2) and Baby 8 and Baby 9 coming sometime in July 2013.   If evolution were true, mothers would have three arms!

AngelBee is offline  
#207 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 04:21 PM
 
BklynJen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: NYC
Posts: 169
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks, Shannon! It worked!
BklynJen is offline  
#208 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 04:22 PM
 
zennifer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 11
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Great job mamas!!!!
zennifer is offline  
#209 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 04:27 PM
 
ChaiBee's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Williamsburg, VA
Posts: 567
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Hi Patty !
ChaiBee is offline  
#210 of 602 Old 06-06-2005, 04:29 PM
 
Mom4tot's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Pemberley
Posts: 15,556
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Excellent!!



~Joan, Happy mom to 2 beautiful kiddos, one new puppy and 2 lovely felines
Mom4tot is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Drag and Drop File Upload
Drag files here to attach!
Upload Progress: 0
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mothering Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may 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
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off