Anyone Seen Chickenpox Around These parts lately?? - Page 7 - Mothering Forums

Reply
 
Thread Tools
#181 of 339 Old 06-27-2010, 09:18 PM
 
jennifer_z's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: United States
Posts: 22
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
If anyone gets them and can share, I would be indebted forever....I would PAY a hefty sum for a lollipop and tee shirt to be overnighted too!

Smiles

jennifer
Desperate to expose, Olivia is 10 in August!
jennifer_z is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#182 of 339 Old 06-27-2010, 10:24 PM
 
midwife2mama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Vermont
Posts: 30
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I am so excited to hear about her son breaking out. We also exposed the next day and Kim we are so so grateful. So far nothing but I wasn't expecting anything until the end of the week. I am more than happy to fed-ex lollipops or t-shirts. I am also expecting if the little guy gets them his older brothers will in weeks to come.

Funny side note. We went to see friends in St. J today and her 8 year old has the chicken pox and they can't figure out where they got them!!

erin
midwife2mama is offline  
#183 of 339 Old 06-27-2010, 10:56 PM
 
Pumpkin_Pie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Vermont
Posts: 4,587
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Erin, crossing my fingers for your LO!

Formerly single Mama to the zaniest boy on the block, born on my birthday on 3/28/07. Soon to be Mama to a new little and can't wait to bfinfant.gif and femalesling.GIF and familybed1.gif again! 
Pumpkin_Pie is offline  
#184 of 339 Old 06-28-2010, 02:57 PM
 
4babes's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 66
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Hi Pumpkin,
Grace's children got them, thanks to you! It sounds like they've been busily exposing all of Central Vermont. We're going over this evening -- wish us luck!
4babes is offline  
#185 of 339 Old 06-28-2010, 07:14 PM
 
midwife2mama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Vermont
Posts: 30
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
YEAH!! Looks like we have them. I keep seeing little spots coming out and they can't all be bug bites! So in a few weeks the older boys should have it as well.
Anyone who wants to come over tomorrow after lunch is welcome. I live in Worcester VT.
email me directly
[email protected]

I have never been so excited about my kid being sick!

erin
ps thanks again pumpkin!
midwife2mama is offline  
#186 of 339 Old 06-28-2010, 07:16 PM
 
Pumpkin_Pie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Vermont
Posts: 4,587
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Wah Hoo!!! So glad we could spread the love!

Formerly single Mama to the zaniest boy on the block, born on my birthday on 3/28/07. Soon to be Mama to a new little and can't wait to bfinfant.gif and femalesling.GIF and familybed1.gif again! 
Pumpkin_Pie is offline  
#187 of 339 Old 06-28-2010, 08:56 PM
 
4lilfarmers's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 2,894
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
oh man...i wish i could expose my 3yo!! but i just don't know how i feel about it b/c of the 8 week old.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
4lilfarmers is offline  
#188 of 339 Old 06-28-2010, 09:21 PM
 
serenbat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 8,512
Mentioned: 108 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1356 Post(s)
we have NOTHING at this point

we are leaning towards not getting it--but I do know we have time---

PUMPKIN, could you post a time line--using # or ABC to show who exposed and who has it? just wondering

is this some SUPER strain in VT that within 14 days this many have broken out???????

Some magic is fiction, other is REAL magick!


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

I'm not in this world to live up to your expectations and you're not in this world to live up to mine.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

serenbat is offline  
#189 of 339 Old 06-28-2010, 09:33 PM
 
Pumpkin_Pie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Vermont
Posts: 4,587
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by serenbat View Post
we have NOTHING at this point

we are leaning towards not getting it--but I do know we have time---

PUMPKIN, could you post a time line--using # or ABC to show who exposed and who has it? just wondering

is this some SUPER strain in VT that within 14 days this many have broken out???????
I think I have most people straight. Here goes:

DS broke out on 6/12
Child A (accidental exposure) exposed 6/12, spots on 6/25: 13 day incubation
Child B exposed 6/14, spots on 6/28: 14 day incubation
Children C (6 kiddos) exposed 6/15, spots on 6/28: 13 day incubation (not sure if all 6 have spots)
Child D exposed 6/15, no spots yet 13 days incubation so far
Children E (2 kiddos), exposed 6/15, have not heard from them, 13 days incubation so far
Child F exposed 6/16, no spots yet (saw them today). 12 days incubation so far.

There are also a few that I have not heard from, so am assuming that they don't have them yet. Looks like a good strong strain though, with such a high percentage catching them.

Remember, he incubated them for 22 days, so you are still within the time frame to potentially get them. Sending spotty thoughts your way, and by the way, I LOVE the card you sent to him! Where on earth did you find it?

Formerly single Mama to the zaniest boy on the block, born on my birthday on 3/28/07. Soon to be Mama to a new little and can't wait to bfinfant.gif and femalesling.GIF and familybed1.gif again! 
Pumpkin_Pie is offline  
#190 of 339 Old 06-28-2010, 09:51 PM
 
serenbat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 8,512
Mentioned: 108 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1356 Post(s)
what letter are we??? ----------X----------?????
we were the 15th


the WAIT is killing us--------I do know I broke out on the 28th day!!


the elephant----and DO spin the wheel!!!!

I found it YEARS ago and I have a stash of old cards---the only one like that--figured one day I could use it and I did!!!

don't see those these days in the Hallmark stores--I wonder WHY???

Some magic is fiction, other is REAL magick!


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

I'm not in this world to live up to your expectations and you're not in this world to live up to mine.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

serenbat is offline  
#191 of 339 Old 06-28-2010, 09:55 PM
 
serenbat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 8,512
Mentioned: 108 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1356 Post(s)
I think we are D----let's just make it an F!!! ha ha!!!

Some magic is fiction, other is REAL magick!


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

I'm not in this world to live up to your expectations and you're not in this world to live up to mine.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

serenbat is offline  
#192 of 339 Old 06-28-2010, 09:55 PM
 
Pumpkin_Pie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Vermont
Posts: 4,587
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by serenbat View Post
what letter are we??? ----------X----------?????
we were the 15th


the WAIT is killing us--------I do know I broke out on the 28th day!!


the elephant----and DO spin the wheel!!!!

I found it YEARS ago and I have a stash of old cards---the only one like that--figured one day I could use it and I did!!!

don't see those these days in the Hallmark stores--I wonder WHY???
Sorry about that, I put you guys in there. You are letter "D" I really should have written everyone down. Things got so crazy there for a while. A sick kiddo, and so many visitors that I am not likely to ever see again. What a whirlwind of a week! Off to add more that I just remembered!

Formerly single Mama to the zaniest boy on the block, born on my birthday on 3/28/07. Soon to be Mama to a new little and can't wait to bfinfant.gif and femalesling.GIF and familybed1.gif again! 
Pumpkin_Pie is offline  
#193 of 339 Old 06-28-2010, 10:00 PM
 
serenbat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 8,512
Mentioned: 108 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1356 Post(s)
thank you!!!!

it's all GOOD!!

Some magic is fiction, other is REAL magick!


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

I'm not in this world to live up to your expectations and you're not in this world to live up to mine.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

serenbat is offline  
#194 of 339 Old 06-28-2010, 10:03 PM
 
Pumpkin_Pie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Vermont
Posts: 4,587
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Oh, I wanted to add that the child that DS got them from incubated them for 18 days and the child that she got them from incubated them for 18 days as well. You are still WELL within the time frame to come down with them. I will definitely still be stalking this thread for at LEAST another week or so!

Formerly single Mama to the zaniest boy on the block, born on my birthday on 3/28/07. Soon to be Mama to a new little and can't wait to bfinfant.gif and femalesling.GIF and familybed1.gif again! 
Pumpkin_Pie is offline  
#195 of 339 Old 07-02-2010, 12:09 PM
 
ramlita's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: eating pesto in Vermont
Posts: 2,936
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Cool! Where are you?

DIYer mama to DD 11/00 and DS 6/05- both intact, naturally!
...missing Mothering Magazine...
 
ramlita is offline  
#196 of 339 Old 07-05-2010, 04:33 PM
 
ramlita's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: eating pesto in Vermont
Posts: 2,936
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
ah!

DIYer mama to DD 11/00 and DS 6/05- both intact, naturally!
...missing Mothering Magazine...
 
ramlita is offline  
#197 of 339 Old 07-10-2010, 01:09 AM
 
Pumpkin_Pie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Vermont
Posts: 4,587
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Anyone else?

Formerly single Mama to the zaniest boy on the block, born on my birthday on 3/28/07. Soon to be Mama to a new little and can't wait to bfinfant.gif and femalesling.GIF and familybed1.gif again! 
Pumpkin_Pie is offline  
#198 of 339 Old 07-10-2010, 03:13 PM
 
midwife2mama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Vermont
Posts: 30
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
My older boys are on day 12 from when the youngest broke out. We are keeping our fingers crossed for moderate cases. Should be a bunch of kids breaking out soon b.c I know 4 kids in Montpelier that exposed LOTS of kids in town and we exposed a good number too...
keep spreading the love or the pox..
erin
midwife2mama is offline  
#199 of 339 Old 07-10-2010, 03:54 PM
 
HairyArmpits's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: VT
Posts: 483
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Brooke: a glass~blowin' hand~drummin' tree~huggin' home~birthin' earth~lovin' goddess~mama of 3!
HairyArmpits is offline  
#200 of 339 Old 07-10-2010, 04:30 PM
 
PinkinPA's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: PA
Posts: 376
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
We got a package from Pumpkin although we did not get the pox. Although, my ds (17 mos) did have a bug bite looking rash coming and going right around spot sprouting time but no blisters.

We just got another box today...which happens to have come about because of a box from Pumpkin.
PinkinPA is offline  
#201 of 339 Old 07-10-2010, 08:41 PM
 
mommymilk1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 76
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I am really hoping to see some new cases! We need to get it back down in MA!
mommymilk1 is offline  
#202 of 339 Old 07-11-2010, 10:57 PM
 
4babes's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 66
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
It looks like we might have them -- I'll post tomorrow when I'm 100% sure, but it is definitely acting like chickenpox: tiny pimples on the back, and more all the time. I'd be happy to host anyone who wants to come get them (we are in Middlesex VT). Email me directly at [email protected].

Pumpkin, these are the grandbabies of your pox: thanks for spreading!
4babes is offline  
#203 of 339 Old 07-11-2010, 11:58 PM
 
Pumpkin_Pie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Vermont
Posts: 4,587
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Yippee!!!

Formerly single Mama to the zaniest boy on the block, born on my birthday on 3/28/07. Soon to be Mama to a new little and can't wait to bfinfant.gif and femalesling.GIF and familybed1.gif again! 
Pumpkin_Pie is offline  
#204 of 339 Old 07-12-2010, 10:33 AM
 
4babes's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 66
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Yup, we have them! It's still pretty early. One of my sons started sprouting on Saturday evening, another last night. I think the next 48 hours will be prime spreading time.
4babes is offline  
#205 of 339 Old 07-12-2010, 11:14 AM
 
PinkinPA's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: PA
Posts: 376
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
sweet!
PinkinPA is offline  
#206 of 339 Old 07-12-2010, 06:42 PM
 
midwife2mama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Vermont
Posts: 30
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Looks like my middle son has them now too. Grandbabies of Pumkin. YEAH. and a mama I fed exed a shirt to 2 weeks ago has got them too!! Now I am waiting on the eldest...

4-babes feel free to call if you are having sleepless nights. I will be up too!

yeah pox
erin
midwife2mama is offline  
#207 of 339 Old 07-12-2010, 06:44 PM
 
Mamatolea's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Southern NH
Posts: 1,390
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by midwife2mama View Post
Looks like my middle son has them now too. Grandbabies of Pumkin. YEAH. and a mama I fed exed a shirt to 2 weeks ago has got them too!! Now I am waiting on the eldest...

4-babes feel free to call if you are having sleepless nights. I will be up too!

yeah pox
erin
for spreading the love! Where in VT are you? I am SO hoping it will come down towards us in Manchester, NH!!!! We have a bunch of mamas here waiting for a pox party!

Kara, Chad, dd L(5) and ds E(3) and expecting baby E on Valetine's Day grouphug.gif~We are a home-birthing, baby-wearing, home-made, co-sleeping, no-vax, crafting(both of items and of magick!), green living and loving family in Southern NH

Mamatolea is offline  
#208 of 339 Old 07-26-2010, 12:06 PM
4babes is offline  
#209 of 339 Old 07-28-2010, 07:43 PM
 
TearyCloud's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 275
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Hoping it comes back to NH!
TearyCloud is offline  
#210 of 339 Old 07-29-2010, 02:37 PM
 
smohs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 11
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks for hosting the pox party yesterday, 4 babes. We drove back to central MA last night and will wait and see if my two DDs contract....
smohs is offline  
Reply


User Tag List

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



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
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Online Users: 7,926

22 members and 7,904 guests
ajotoro , Arduinna , AshleeSheree , cloa513 , conformity8 , floss&ferd , girlspn , hdbarker , hillymum , katelove , mama24-7 , MylittleTiger , NaturallyKait , petey44 , RollerCoasterMama , Saladd , shantimama , Shmootzi , Shuli , talldarkeyes , taxipart28 , tifga
Most users ever online was 449,755, 06-25-2014 at 12:21 PM.