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Forum: Vaccinating on Schedule   05-02-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 290
Posted By CountryMommy
Thank you for your post Rednightingale. I just...

Thank you for your post Rednightingale. I just learned that the measles vaccine is being offered to babies as young as 6months old due to the measles outbreak in my area as well. My oldest is in...
Forum: Canada   09-19-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 87
Posted By CountryMommy
Hi Can anyone recommend a dentist in the...

Hi
Can anyone recommend a dentist in the Edmonton area?
Forum: Birth and Beyond   08-16-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By CountryMommy
First labour: about 12hrs pre labour 8 hours...

First labour: about 12hrs pre labour 8 hours active labour (including almost 2hrs pushing) baby normal presentation. Third degree tear

Second: no pre labour 3.5 hours active labour. 3 pushes in 6...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-16-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,083
Posted By CountryMommy
Mine were all spontaneous and close but not...

Mine were all spontaneous and close but not exactly the same.

1 40+1
2 40+4
3 39+5
Forum: Birth and Beyond   06-08-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,343
Posted By CountryMommy
I've had 2 vaginal births. I was never offered a...

I've had 2 vaginal births. I was never offered a wheel chair either time when I was leaving the hospital (though I would have appreciated it after my first birth as I had a zillion of stitches and...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-06-2013, 03:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 418
Posted By CountryMommy
Congratulations! Can I ask, how long was...

Congratulations!

Can I ask, how long was your active labour?
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-07-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,055
Posted By CountryMommy
26 for first, 28 for second and will be 31 for...

26 for first, 28 for second and will be 31 for third http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: I'm Pregnant   05-02-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,196
Posted By CountryMommy
I feel the same way as a lot of you do. We like...

I feel the same way as a lot of you do. We like more traditional names but hope not to choose what is currently trending and super popular right now and definitely no creative or unusual spelling of...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   04-12-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 157
Posted By CountryMommy
Witch hazel might help

Witch hazel might help
Forum: Birth and Beyond   04-05-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By CountryMommy
I agree with everyone else, you don't really...

I agree with everyone else, you don't really need much. My own personal musts are: breast pads, lansinoh cream, receiving blankets, several onesies and sleepers (my kids were 9+lbs at birth so no...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-15-2013, 06:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 404
Posted By CountryMommy
My mom had me 7.5 weeks early then each of my...

My mom had me 7.5 weeks early then each of my siblings between 1-2 weeks before "due date".

My babies have been born the day after his due date then my second 4 days after his due date. Currently...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-28-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,047
Posted By CountryMommy
I have never had any early pregnancy ultrasounds...

I have never had any early pregnancy ultrasounds but I always do the anatomy scan. I like to know where my placenta is, how the umbilical cord is inserted and if baby appears to be developing...
Forum: Family Planning   02-28-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,427
Posted By CountryMommy
Oh I wanted to add that I exclusively breastfed...

Oh I wanted to add that I exclusively breastfed my babies until 6months (on the breast, never pumped so no bottles, no soothers) and extended breastfed until 17months with my first and 2 months shy...
Forum: Family Planning   02-28-2013, 08:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,427
Posted By CountryMommy
Hubby and I have been relying on NFP for 11+...

Hubby and I have been relying on NFP for 11+ years, our 3 pregnancies have been planned and we have not had any scares or oopses. I am a very regular cycler. We use condoms only during fertile days...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   02-20-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 387
Posted By CountryMommy
We've always lived pretty far out in the...

We've always lived pretty far out in the country so I have not felt that homebirth would be a comfortable option for me, where I live. I have had two natural hospital births that I have been very...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   02-20-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,235
Posted By CountryMommy
I have had 2 natural hospital births and am...

I have had 2 natural hospital births and am currently planning a third in July. :)
 
I laboured at home until contractions were 5mins appart the first time (went in too early) and 3mins appart the...
Forum: Birth Stories   02-20-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,841
Posted By CountryMommy
I have never had an epideral but my good friend,...

I have never had an epideral but my good friend, who is very pro medicated birth had an epideral for her first birth, she swore it didn't work and said she felt everything, it was very painful, etc....
Forum: Birth and Beyond   02-14-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 663
Posted By CountryMommy
My first two were very active. Baby 1 was 1 day...

My first two were very active. Baby 1 was 1 day late and baby 2 was 4 days late. I am pregnant with baby 3 who, so far seems more chill then my other two babies. Will be interesting to see how close...
Forum: Lactivism   02-12-2013, 09:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,222
Posted By CountryMommy
With my first, I started him when he was 6...

With my first, I started him when he was 6 months old. He had been showing signs of readiness for quite a while before then but I waited until the recommended 6 months time. He loved solids and was...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-12-2013, 07:16 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,508
Posted By CountryMommy
My hubby and I have done natural family...

My hubby and I have done natural family planning, no birth control pills, just checking CM for "safe" intercourse or wearing condoms for the last 11years diring times when we are trying to prevent...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   01-23-2013, 11:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 498
Posted By CountryMommy
My first labour started the day before I gave...

My first labour started the day before I gave birth, very mild contractions that slooooowly got stronger into the night. Active labour was a little over 6 hours then 1hour 51mins of pushing.

With...
Forum: Learning at School   01-19-2013, 11:12 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,185
Posted By CountryMommy
My almost 5yr old is not in school yet but we...

My almost 5yr old is not in school yet but we pack lunches when we are going to be in town for the day, shopping, etc.
 
His favourates are: ham and cheese in a sandwich or in a soft tortilla...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   01-01-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 365
Posted By CountryMommy
I like not I think lol

I like not I think lol
Forum: Birth and Beyond   01-01-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 365
Posted By CountryMommy
I usually don't have an appetite in labour but...

I usually don't have an appetite in labour but in early labour I think plain apple sauce.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-29-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 655
Posted By CountryMommy
My husband came to every appt for my first...

My husband came to every appt for my first pregnancy and he came to most of the appts the second pregnancy. I've only had 1 appt so far this time and went alone but he will be coming to the...
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