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Forum: I'm Pregnant   11-14-2013, 08:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 172
Posted By eloise24
I will look and get the information my midwife...

I will look and get the information my midwife emailed- found it- if you PM me an email address, I can send you the links my midwife sent me.  And yes, the risk to the baby isn't until your water is...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   11-13-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 172
Posted By eloise24
Just had my baby and I was GBS pos the whole...

Just had my baby and I was GBS pos the whole time (cultured in urine). We tried a couple rounds of abx and it didn't go away. Midwife says when it is in urine, it means you are Frey heavily...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   10-27-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 705
Posted By eloise24
Who knows why they like it . . . But all three...

Who knows why they like it . . . But all three of my babies have slept much better once I put them on their tummy. DD 1 was on her tummy by 1 month, DS by three weeks and DD2 by a week old . . . I...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-02-2013, 06:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 683
Posted By eloise24
Sorry for the stressful situation, sounds...

Sorry for the stressful situation, sounds crazy!!!! I use a midwife for my prenatal care, and there wasn't a lot that was done prior to 20 weeks, other than checking my weight gain, heartbeat, and...
Forum: Parenting   08-07-2013, 09:48 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,779
Posted By eloise24
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Nightwish http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Florida, Georgia, Alabama   07-24-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 106
Posted By eloise24
I know this isn't your goal, but what about a...

I know this isn't your goal, but what about a birth center?  I can't tell exactly where you are, but I love my midwife (Jennie Joseph at the Birth Place in Orlando).  Not sure if that is too far, or...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   07-15-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 544
Posted By eloise24
As someone who has spent 13 years working in...

As someone who has spent 13 years working in residential childcare . . . thank you for taking the time to go through the training and do this! Your sacrifice of your time, energy, peace & quiet . ....
Forum: Family Safety   06-12-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 672
Posted By eloise24
Fun?  Depends on the kids . ..  but I think...

Fun?  Depends on the kids . ..  but I think providing them with a safe and yet not "confining" place let's kids have fun. For example- if the boys are into legos, pull out a huge sheet and let them...
Forum: Florida, Georgia, Alabama   06-11-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 112
Posted By eloise24
I'm just past Clermont, in the Winter...

I'm just past Clermont, in the Winter Garden/Ocoee area!  PM me if you still check this- how old are your kids?  Mine are 5, 3 and baby to be born in September!  
Forum: Queer Parenting   06-11-2013, 05:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 353
Posted By eloise24
I'm not sure all the legalities where you are,...

I'm not sure all the legalities where you are, but in order to just apply for WIC, we have to list anyone in the household- so I would imagine it wouldn't even matter if he was on the birth...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   06-06-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,267
Posted By eloise24
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by meow2013 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1383961/what-can-i-decline-in-the-hospital#post_17375344)

As...
Forum: Family Safety   06-05-2013, 11:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 672
Posted By eloise24
Have the little boy play at your house . . . I...

Have the little boy play at your house . . . I don't like our daughter playing at her best friends' house- not because it's dangerous but just certain things I prefer to supervise myself.  So we...
Forum: Indiana, Ohio, Michigan   06-05-2013, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 201
Posted By eloise24
Not sure about your area, but I have had two...

Not sure about your area, but I have had two (and am about to have #3) babies at a free-standing birth center, staffed by midwives.  My first was a water birth, second wasn't (by choice) and...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-13-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 314
Posted By eloise24
I was really sick for pregnancy 1 and 2 . . ....

I was really sick for pregnancy 1 and 2 . . . this time around I was sick for weeks 6-8 and then it stopped . . . my mom insists it must be a different balance of nutrition in my body, but I can't...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-01-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 390
Posted By eloise24
Have fun with her!  And I second (and third) the...

Have fun with her!  And I second (and third) the idea to just hold baby at first.  Both my kids are huge swimmers now (who isn't in FL, right?) but wanted to just be held for a while. Which is...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   03-01-2013, 06:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 352
Posted By eloise24
I always packed plenty but used almost nothing. ...

I always packed plenty but used almost nothing.  With DD I was at the birth center for 4 hours, then she was born and 4 hours later we went home (around 8pm).  With DS I was there for an hour- he...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-01-2013, 06:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,041
Posted By eloise24
Hopefully you'll feel better soon, too!  That...

Hopefully you'll feel better soon, too!  That always comforts me in the first trimester, when I feel "bad" for not eating well.  As soon as the nausea lets up (thankfully a week ago for me!), I can...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   02-14-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 366
Posted By eloise24
Another one hoping someone will pop in with...

Another one hoping someone will pop in with great advice, esp. for 1. hot weather, 2. short moms!
Forum: Vaccinations   12-08-2011, 05:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By eloise24
Thanks for the ideas- I have to go to the...

Thanks for the ideas- I have to go to the appointment in order for them to print my checks . . . I know they can't withhold but I'm dreadful about confrontation (go figure that's basically what I...
Forum: Vaccinations   12-06-2011, 07:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By eloise24
Okay, so I know that WIC is not dependent on vax...

Okay, so I know that WIC is not dependent on vax status.  We've had no problems for over a year now, just saying we don't vax. 
 
But now they are telling me that I have to bring in an exemption...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   11-17-2011, 06:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,332
Posted By eloise24
Don't really have any advice for you, but wanted...

Don't really have any advice for you, but wanted to send some hugs!  And to again remind you that this is temporary- a storm in your life that will hopefully pass soon!  Keep looking for ways to...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   09-18-2011, 02:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 439
Posted By eloise24
We just said good-bye to paci a little over 2...

We just said good-bye to paci a little over 2 months ago- DD was 3.5 at the time.  We talked a little about the fact that paci was going  to go away and that she was going to get a special doll to...
Forum: Florida, Georgia, Alabama   08-13-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,180
Posted By eloise24
I had both my babies at the Birth Place- it's an...

I had both my babies at the Birth Place- it's an amazing place but has changed so much in 4 years, that it's hard to review.  #1, yes they do cater towards high-risk groups (low income, etc.) and...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   02-25-2011, 08:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 310
Posted By eloise24
We do a very similar thing- get down to eye...

We do a very similar thing- get down to eye level, remind DD that we don't take things from other people and ask her to give it back.  If she doesn't do it on her own, we help her give it back,...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   02-25-2011, 08:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,144
Posted By eloise24
I flew a couple months back with my littles.  My...

I flew a couple months back with my littles.  My DD had been potty-trained for 6 months, but I put her in a "pullup" because of the situations mentioned about- times when you just can't get out of...
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