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Forum: Homebirth   04-17-2012, 01:06 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,744
Posted By AmaraMonillas
Oh dear, I am so sorry.  I hope you find someone...

Oh dear, I am so sorry.  I hope you find someone irl to be excited with you.http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/grouphug.gif
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   04-07-2012, 02:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,114
Posted By AmaraMonillas
Absolutely agree with Jeannine.   ...

Absolutely agree with Jeannine.
 
Dandelionkid - if you don't want to your questions to be taken as judgemental, I would recommend rewording your post.
Forum: Homebirth   03-23-2012, 11:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 676
Posted By AmaraMonillas
I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but my...

I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but my understanding is that twin, breech and vbacs homebirths can not be billed to insurance here in WA.  I don't know Tacoma area midwives, but in Seattle...
Forum: Homebirth   03-23-2012, 10:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,048
Posted By AmaraMonillas
That sucks.  At least she has a supportive...

That sucks.  At least she has a supportive friend to process with when she's ready.
Forum: Doulas   02-22-2012, 04:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 285
Posted By AmaraMonillas
If you really like her, I would go ahead and...

If you really like her, I would go ahead and hire her.  Even if you find another doula you like, it is probable she will take on more than 2 births a month, in which case you have a higher chance of...
Forum: Parenting   01-15-2012, 02:08 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,460
Posted By AmaraMonillas
Wow, you are quite the planner.  It is really...

Wow, you are quite the planner.  It is really wonderful you and your husband have been able to set your lives up to easily transition into parenthood.  I find this thread kind of overwhelming to...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   12-27-2011, 02:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 138
Posted By AmaraMonillas
You can try sittercity.com -  I nanny and when I...

You can try sittercity.com -  I nanny and when I was short on work I put myself up on there (luckily I have plenty of work now! )
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   12-27-2011, 01:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 128
Posted By AmaraMonillas
I would like our family to start seeing a ND, so...

I would like our family to start seeing a ND, so 2 questions:
My son is on medicaid/community health plan, do you know of any that are also ARNP's (nurse practitioner) - Bastyr's program offers a...
Forum: Mental Health   12-26-2011, 10:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,846
Posted By AmaraMonillas
http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/hug2.gi...

http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/hug2.gif Anjsmama.  I hope you were able to make it through Christmas without purging.  And if you didn't, be gentle with yourself and start again today.  
Forum: Life With a Baby   12-10-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 969
Posted By AmaraMonillas
My little guy's hands were much more relaxed,...

My little guy's hands were much more relaxed, and less prone to grab than the other newborns I have known.  So far he's totally fine and hitting all his milestones (he is 10mo).  But I would...
Forum: Parenting   07-11-2011, 11:50 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,895
Posted By AmaraMonillas
A good baby carrier!!   The baby book can be...

A good baby carrier!!  
The baby book can be picked up at goodwill for a couple bucks, and is a great reference.
If she is interested in cloth diapers that is a great route to go. As a first time...
Forum: Parenting   07-09-2011, 06:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,308
Posted By AmaraMonillas
For those of you who teach meditation or deep...

For those of you who teach meditation or deep breathing to pre-verbal children, how do you go about it?
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-03-2011, 10:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 398
Posted By AmaraMonillas
My son is 5 months and does the same thing :)  

My son is 5 months and does the same thing :)
 
Forum: Mental Health   07-01-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,846
Posted By AmaraMonillas
So glad to hear.  Way to stay strong, mama!...

So glad to hear.  Way to stay strong, mama! Please post again if you think it might help.
Forum: Mental Health   06-30-2011, 11:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,846
Posted By AmaraMonillas
Just wanted to send you...

Just wanted to send you a http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/hug2.gif and say "keep on keepin' on"
Forum: Working and Student Parents   06-30-2011, 10:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,080
Posted By AmaraMonillas
I think packing her stuff would be incredibly...

I think packing her stuff would be incredibly invasive and inappropriate.  Even if the OP doesn't want her around, she seems to still want to be respectful and considerate.
Quote:Originally Posted...
Forum: Single Parenting   06-30-2011, 10:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,057
Posted By AmaraMonillas
Congratulations!

Congratulations!
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   06-30-2011, 07:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,867
Posted By AmaraMonillas
Michelle is not currently working as a midwife,...

Michelle is not currently working as a midwife, I believe she is working with the nonprofit Open Arms.  Tracy has been attending births as 2nd midwife for several practices and covering a midwife's...
Forum: Parenting   06-21-2011, 01:35 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,405
Posted By AmaraMonillas
You have gotten lots of good replies already.  I...

You have gotten lots of good replies already.  I think it may be helpful to acknowledge to the sitters that your daughter likes to create her own version of your rules, and give a general idea of...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   06-17-2011, 11:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 203
Posted By AmaraMonillas
Oops, meant to pm :)

Oops, meant to pm :)
Forum: Parenting   06-04-2011, 02:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 242
Posted By AmaraMonillas
I really like the book "Raising an emotionally...

I really like the book "Raising an emotionally intelligent child" by Gottman. I talks about emotional coaching, which includes validating a child's feelings, as well as helping them learn how to...
Forum: Parenting   06-03-2011, 03:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,849
Posted By AmaraMonillas
Yes!  This is what I was trying to get...

Yes!  This is what I was trying to get at http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/nod.gif
 
Quote:Originally Posted by One_Girl http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Parenting   06-01-2011, 02:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,849
Posted By AmaraMonillas
I agree with this:   Quote:Originally Posted...

I agree with this:
 
Quote:Originally Posted by maddymama http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Homebirth   05-27-2011, 10:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,387
Posted By AmaraMonillas
In Wa state LM's can start IV's.  I had IV...

In Wa state LM's can start IV's.  I had IV fluids after my son's homebirth b/c my body handles blood loss very poorly (I was almost sent to the ER when I donated blood!).
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   05-12-2011, 11:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 343
Posted By AmaraMonillas
Heeeeey!  We are in S. Seattle too (between...

Heeeeey!  We are in S. Seattle too (between columbia city and rainier beach).  There is an awesome playground at 23rd and yesler and a coffee shop (with good coffee and sandwiches) called...
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