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Forum: The Childhood Years   09-15-2012, 08:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,683
Posted By artekah
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Quote:Originally Posted by WildKingdom http://www.mothering.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Lactivism   09-14-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,228
Posted By artekah
Run from that pediatrician! They gave you really...

Run from that pediatrician! They gave you really bad advice. Sadly, nutrition and breastfeeding are not typically covered in depth as part of a pediatrician's training. Even if you go back to the...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-14-2012, 04:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,683
Posted By artekah
Thanks Adaline'sMama, and OP I know I was harsh...

Thanks Adaline'sMama, and OP I know I was harsh and I'm sorry for that. The thought of babies being circumcised (male and female) is extremely triggering for me. I did not mean to chastise or make...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-13-2012, 02:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,683
Posted By artekah
The truth is that your baby is wounded very...

The truth is that your baby is wounded very badly. He has had an important, necessary part of his body amputated against his will, and he will never get back what he has lost. He and any future...
Forum: Personal Growth   09-13-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 263
Posted By artekah
Speaking of books, "Eat That Frog" is also...

Speaking of books, "Eat That Frog" is also fantastic!
Forum: Traditional Foods   09-13-2012, 09:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 380
Posted By artekah
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Quote:Originally Posted by Ethelpea http://www.mothering.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1350566/smoothies#post_17108589)

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Forum: Personal Growth   09-12-2012, 09:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By artekah
I agree that you don't have the whole picture of...

I agree that you don't have the whole picture of anyone else's life, and who is to say that they don't envy you for something you're not even aware of? Don't think that they have everything just...
Forum: Activism and News   09-12-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,143
Posted By artekah
Quote:Originally Posted by La...

Quote:Originally Posted by La Limena http://www.mothering.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1358434/boy-scouts-reaffirmed-ban-on-gays/20#post_17108200)

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Forum: Activism and News   09-12-2012, 08:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,143
Posted By artekah
Exactly. Or, to put things in perspective...

Exactly. Or, to put things in perspective another way, what if boy scouts allowed all boys, except fat ones and short ones?

We are talking about an organization *for children* whose official...
Forum: Activism and News   09-12-2012, 07:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,143
Posted By artekah
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by elus0814 http://www.mothering.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1358434/boy-scouts-reaffirmed-ban-on-gays/20#post_17108101)
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Forum: Activism and News   09-12-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,143
Posted By artekah
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by elus0814 http://www.mothering.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1358434/boy-scouts-reaffirmed-ban-on-gays/20#post_17108087)
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Forum: Homebirth   09-12-2012, 02:31 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,659
Posted By artekah
That is exciting--congratulations! Before I read...

That is exciting--congratulations! Before I read your update I was going to say that for me, choosing between UC and hospital would be a very hard decision, but I would be leaning very slightly...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-12-2012, 10:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,352
Posted By artekah
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by AfricanQueen99 http://www.mothering.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1362601/the-foreskin-and-the-toilet#post_17103500)

Alright, just...
Forum: Activism and News   09-12-2012, 09:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,143
Posted By artekah
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Originally Posted by elus0814




I find these two statements really interesting.
Forum: Trying To Conceive   09-12-2012, 08:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By artekah
Hi, I suggest charting your temperature and...

Hi, I suggest charting your temperature and looking for cervical mucus in addition to position. I would not take the word of an online period tracker unless you already know that you typically have...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   09-09-2012, 11:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 321
Posted By artekah
Hi, I don't have twins but I do have 2 close in...

Hi, I don't have twins but I do have 2 close in age. I recommend baby proofing certain rooms in your house completely--I mean completely, so there is nothing in that room to worry you at all. Then...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   09-08-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 312
Posted By artekah
Wow, you have a VERY lucky track record! I don't...

Wow, you have a VERY lucky track record! I don't think your experience is typical, but wow that's awesome!

It took us 3 years to conceive our first, with a miscarriage along the way. We were both...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-06-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,352
Posted By artekah
Do you have a potty seat adaptor that goes on...

Do you have a potty seat adaptor that goes on the toilet? We have this one: http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B0010P5Q7Q/ref=mp_s_a_1?qid=1346988185&sr=8-1...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-06-2012, 11:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 266
Posted By artekah
When I was about that age I had crushes on...

When I was about that age I had crushes on "older men." Like my friend's older brother, Sam. http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/blush.gif I knew from a very very early age (like 4) that I was...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   09-06-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 60
Posted By artekah
Full-on bleeding was probably just for a week or...

Full-on bleeding was probably just for a week or two, but I had some form of spotting for 26 days. It was 5 years ago and I still remember the exact number of days--I felt like I couldn't really put...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   09-06-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 221
Posted By artekah
You are right about the exercise--it'll make you...

You are right about the exercise--it'll make you feel better right away regardless of what you look like, because being healthy just feels good!

It takes time and tons of work to love your body...
Forum: Lactivism   09-05-2012, 03:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 996
Posted By artekah
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by skycheattraffic http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1362499/need-nursing-in-public-support#post_17099776)
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Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-05-2012, 03:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,140
Posted By artekah
I wouldn't worry quite as much about fumes from...

I wouldn't worry quite as much about fumes from the paint itself or the walnut oil (although really, *everyone* should *always* have ventilation) but paint thinner! Egads! Stay away, for sure!...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-05-2012, 02:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,140
Posted By artekah
Does the studio have windows? If you can sit...

Does the studio have windows? If you can sit near an open window and there's good air flow, it's probably fine.
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   09-05-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 221
Posted By artekah
LOL! No, you are not the only one. Both my...

LOL! No, you are not the only one. Both my babies sucked all the fat out of my butt nursing round the clock for their first year--so unfair!

Of course many of the women who get to keep their...
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