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Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   04-13-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 717
Posted By kalishea
dalasmueller, Thank you for chimming in! I...

dalasmueller,
Thank you for chimming in! I like to see what others are trying. We don't have a deadline for the transition and are happy to take it slow. I am just trying not to tramatize him. :) I...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   04-13-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 717
Posted By kalishea
Hi there! We have been cosleeping with our...

Hi there! We have been cosleeping with our nearly 3 year old son since birth. We would like to try to transition him into his own bed but aren't sure which method to try out. Maybe someone can offer...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   08-01-2011, 11:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 688
Posted By kalishea
We have had some improvements since I posted the...

We have had some improvements since I posted the original post last week. Last night was the longest night to get him to sleep since the OP and it was only 40 mins. We had a few 15-20 min nights...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   07-26-2011, 10:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 688
Posted By kalishea
We are trying to get our co-sleeping 2 year old...

We are trying to get our co-sleeping 2 year old to sleep without nursing. It has been awful for a week now. Last night was 1 hour and 50 mins of hell!! He acts and says he is ready for bed but once...
Forum: Women's Health   06-21-2011, 11:34 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 85
Posted By kalishea
DS turned 2 today and still has a bit of a soft...

DS turned 2 today and still has a bit of a soft spot on the top of his head. It is the size of my fingerprint. It was the size of a quarter at 18 months old, so it has decreased. Anyone else have...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   06-20-2011, 08:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 94
Posted By kalishea
DS turned 2 today and still has a bit of a soft...

DS turned 2 today and still has a bit of a soft spot on the top of his head. It is the size of my fingerprint. Anyone else have experience with a soft spot at this age?
Forum: Women's Health   02-18-2011, 10:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 159
Posted By kalishea
A friend of mine also mentioned a magnesium...

A friend of mine also mentioned a magnesium deficiency... I may check into that... Thank you! 
Forum: Women's Health   02-18-2011, 09:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 159
Posted By kalishea
Last night after 20 month old DS fell asleep his...

Last night after 20 month old DS fell asleep his legs starting doing a spasm/shaking type thing. They would spasm every 20 seconds or so and then he would kick and be still until the next one. This...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   02-01-2011, 09:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 202
Posted By kalishea
My 19 month old DS was nursing less and less in...

My 19 month old DS was nursing less and less in the daytime and so I quit pumping at work. Now he will not take a bottle of goat or cow milk. He has always been great taking an expressed breast milk...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   02-01-2011, 01:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 302
Posted By kalishea
We are having the same issues right now and I...

We are having the same issues right now and I hope you get some replies. DS falls asleep in our bed, stays there an hour or two then I move him to his crib next to our bed. Anywhere from 1 minute to...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   01-18-2011, 11:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By kalishea
We have gradually been weaning my 19 month old...

We have gradually been weaning my 19 month old DS. He doesn't nurse much in the daytime anymore so I would like to stop pumping at work but do I just do it cold-turkey? I work from 8:00-6:00 twice a...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   11-07-2010, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By kalishea
DS is 17 months old and has been cosleeping with...

DS is 17 months old and has been cosleeping with us since birth. We have run into some difficulties the last little while and need to make some changes. I would like to know what order I should...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-04-2010, 02:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 512
Posted By kalishea
AWESOME! I love all the suggestions! Thanks so...

AWESOME! I love all the suggestions! Thanks so much!!
We are leaving at 4:00 am. Hopefully that will help him sleep at least a couple hours since his normal wake up time is 7:30 am. We are planning...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-04-2010, 12:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 512
Posted By kalishea
We are going on a vacation with our 15 mo old...

We are going on a vacation with our 15 mo old next week. It will be a 5 hour car ride and the first long car ride for DS and I am very worried that it's going to be tough on all of us. Does anyone...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   09-28-2010, 01:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,329
Posted By kalishea
Awesome! I love these ideas! I was actually...

Awesome! I love these ideas! I was actually thinking about the kitchen and food idea.
Thanks so much!

I agree, Starling's idea for want, need, read, wear is wonderful! I think I'll adopt that...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   09-27-2010, 01:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,329
Posted By kalishea
Great ideas! Thanks everyone! This helps a lot! ...

Great ideas! Thanks everyone! This helps a lot!

redvlagrl- My in-laws actually suggested some sort of "power wheel" for outside. At least it would stay outside or in the garage in the winter.
Forum: Life with a Toddler   09-27-2010, 02:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,329
Posted By kalishea
My parents and in-laws are already asking me...

My parents and in-laws are already asking me what they can get DS for Christmas this year... They all spend waaayyy too much and we end up with so much stuff. I'm trying to get rid of stuff so I'm...
Forum: The Mindful Home   09-14-2010, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 517
Posted By kalishea
My goal is to replace easily replaceable items...

My goal is to replace easily replaceable items that may be a health concern with safer items. So, yes, exactly: lead, teflon, plastics, etc.

We drink filtered and distilled water, but mostly use...
Forum: The Mindful Home   09-13-2010, 03:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 517
Posted By kalishea
I would like someone to critique my list of...

I would like someone to critique my list of kitchen products to let me know how I am doing and if there is something I am missing regarding safety (researching this stuff gets so overwhelming and...
Forum: Traditional Foods   09-13-2010, 03:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,068
Posted By kalishea
Another vote for the Blendtec! (the maker of the...

Another vote for the Blendtec! (the maker of the total blender) It's awesome!
FYI- If you are a Costco member and go when they are doing the Blendtec demo, you can get an extended warranty....
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   07-15-2010, 01:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 266
Posted By kalishea
Thanks for the advice so far. I do have one more...

Thanks for the advice so far. I do have one more question which may seem kind of funny...
DS still drinks ebm out of a regular bottle. Should that be changed at his age? He does drink water out of...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   07-15-2010, 12:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 266
Posted By kalishea
I am still breastfeeding my 13 month old DS. He...

I am still breastfeeding my 13 month old DS. He eats some solids, mostly what we're eating throughout the day, occasionally a yogurt, oatmeal or chunky baby food. I work two days a week (Tuesday and...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   06-11-2010, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 276
Posted By kalishea
My 1 year old has been increaseingly harder to...

My 1 year old has been increaseingly harder to get to sleep at night and even for naps. He used to fall asleep at the breast or by being bounced. Lately nothing works. From start to finish it...
Forum: Breastfeeding   01-29-2010, 06:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By kalishea
I have tons of frozen breast milk. Some of it...

I have tons of frozen breast milk. Some of it has been in there since DS was born, so it's about 7 months old. I would like to add breastmilk to his diet even after I am done breastfeeding so I was...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   01-18-2010, 01:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 287
Posted By kalishea
We would like to keep 7 month old DS in our...

We would like to keep 7 month old DS in our room, but would like to get him in his crib. He is the size of a 2 year old and its getting really hard for everyone to sleep comfortably.
So, should I...
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