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Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   02-10-2010, 02:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By perl
In Corvallis, try the Play Factory (at the Toy...

In Corvallis, try the Play Factory (at the Toy Factory)!

442 Southwest 2nd Street
Corvallis, OR 97333-4446
(541) 758-5415

A few bucks to get in, kids can play (warm, dry, safe & complete...
Forum: Personal Growth   01-28-2010, 06:13 PM
Replies: 821
Views: 41,262
Posted By perl
This woman has an amazingly inspirational blog...

This woman has an amazingly inspirational blog about her weight loss and journey into health. I thought you might enjoy reading it if you haven't seen it already. I predict she will write a book one...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-28-2010, 02:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,260
Posted By perl
After burning through 2 hairdryers (and worrying...

After burning through 2 hairdryers (and worrying constantly about the fire hazard) we downloaded something off of iTunes (I think the album is Lullaby Land).

I eventually switched to the...
Forum: Women's Health   01-01-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,347
Posted By perl
Has he by chance had a steroid injection? I had...

Has he by chance had a steroid injection? I had one once and had a big dent where there was some muscle atrophy at the site of the injection. It was weird. Didn't hurt or feel weird or anything -...
Forum: Mental Health   11-14-2009, 12:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 704
Posted By perl
I have two beautiful children who were gestated...

I have two beautiful children who were gestated while on Zoloft, so it worked well for me! I was also on Wellbutrin for a short while during the first one, but stopped near the end of pregnancy.
...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   11-12-2009, 01:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 394
Posted By perl
I know a family who has a 2 year old son who is...

I know a family who has a 2 year old son who is deaf and is receiving ECI services to learn to sign. Their older child is in preschool with a child of mine. They are a sweet, sweet family who came...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   10-18-2009, 12:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 961
Posted By perl
I resorted to bribes. I made a picture poster to...

I resorted to bribes. I made a picture poster to hang by DS's bed so that he could look at it and see exactly what he needs to do. Get out of bed, take off pull- up, put pull-up in trash, get...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-04-2009, 01:56 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 2,175
Posted By perl
The Hungry Hippie? Or does that sound too...

The Hungry Hippie?

Or does that sound too much like the hungry hippos?


(btw, I would totally eat at the Dirty Hippie - I think it sounds awesome)
Forum: Mental Health   08-04-2009, 01:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 663
Posted By perl
Oh, good! I hope it's working well for you! ...

Oh, good! I hope it's working well for you!

We were discussing ACT awhile back...

http://www.mothering.com/discussions...itment+therapy...
Forum: Mental Health   08-01-2009, 09:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 663
Posted By perl
Who is prescribing the clomipramine? Just...

Who is prescribing the clomipramine? Just curious, as it's quite effective for OCD but also quite old school. A more current therapy regimen is usually a SSRI combined with short term benzos (eg...
Forum: Women's Health   07-25-2009, 09:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,718
Posted By perl
What dose is he currently on? Anxiety disorders...

What dose is he currently on? Anxiety disorders usually respond better to higher doses (Prozac can go up to 80 mg daily). That being said, try and give it a few more weeks - usually a difference...
Forum: Mental Health   07-21-2009, 11:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 539
Posted By perl
http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smili...

http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/hug.gif Couldn't read and not post - I cannot imagine how vulnerable you would feel after such an experience. My mom (who is in her 60s) was...
Forum: April 2009   05-24-2009, 06:39 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,785
Posted By perl
I think we're in the running for farthest...

I think we're in the running for farthest projectile vomiting?

The other day DS vomited over my shoulder and managed to hit DS1's shoe that was several feet away and the wall behind us....
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   05-22-2009, 01:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 150
Posted By perl
I could never get mine to hold up my unbuttoned...

I could never get mine to hold up my unbuttoned pants. Wearing the band over the pants just didn't work for me.

However, the thing did work well to wear *under* the maternity pants that don't...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-21-2009, 08:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 416
Posted By perl
I second the stomp rockets!

I second the stomp rockets!
Forum: April 2009   05-21-2009, 08:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 793
Posted By perl
iTunes has an album of baby-friendly noises...

iTunes has an album of baby-friendly noises (ours likes the hairdryer - go figure) called Lullaby Land. You can buy the whole album or just a track. We blast the iPod through speakers next to DS's...
Forum: Mental Health   05-14-2009, 07:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 896
Posted By perl
I'm sitting here with my 2 boys - both had...

I'm sitting here with my 2 boys - both had Zoloft while in the womb - one is 4.5 and the other is 5 weeks. Both are healthy and happy, and so is mama!

I know I would have been completely...
Forum: Mental Health   05-04-2009, 07:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,794
Posted By perl
I've been taking Unisom and Zoloft for quite...

I've been taking Unisom and Zoloft for quite awhile now with no adverse effects. A quick call to a pharmacist (like a PP suggested) to confirm would probably ease your mind, though!
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-07-2009, 01:19 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 645
Posted By perl
Oooh, no, you should not have to suffer like...

Oooh, no, you should not have to suffer like that! I was still getting monthly migraines during the 1st trimester (weird, I know) and the midwives Rx'd me Fioricet. Of course it didn't take it away...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   04-07-2009, 01:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 218
Posted By perl
Oh, you will love it here! Try doing a search...

Oh, you will love it here! Try doing a search for "Corvallis" and you will get tons of useful info, esp re. schools. I think there are quite a few threads, actually. Check it out and let me know if...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-03-2009, 09:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 274
Posted By perl
Click on the link where it lists the name of the...

Click on the link where it lists the name of the survey!

I just did it (without getting up to pee - wow!). It was very interesting. I love surveys!...
Forum: April 2009   04-02-2009, 02:42 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 8,003
Posted By perl
http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/ca...

http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/candle.gif William George

What a beautiful, beautiful boy with such a thick head of hair! Thank you so much for sharing his gorgeous photos with us....
Forum: April 2009   04-01-2009, 08:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 688
Posted By perl
That's basically what the MW told me today! She...

That's basically what the MW told me today! She said something like "when I have to stick my hand up into your throat like that it means..."
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Forum: April 2009   03-31-2009, 08:21 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 6,183
Posted By perl
I cannot imagine the depth of your grief. My...

I cannot imagine the depth of your grief. My heart hurts for you and your entire family.

http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/candle.gif beautiful Soren
Forum: Women's Health   03-31-2009, 08:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 616
Posted By perl
Oh, you poor thing! I am a nurse and seeing that...

Oh, you poor thing! I am a nurse and seeing that sort of thing would have the exact same effect on me. In fact, I think you kept it together pretty well.

I think the main point is how SAD it is...
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