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Forum: Breastfeeding   08-12-2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,499
Posted By Virginia884
The book "The Big Eating Book" is not about...

The book "The Big Eating Book" is not about nursing, but features it while talking about how 'everyone eats'.

The Big Eating Book (Big Board Books)
http://amzn.com/1605371009...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   08-12-2013, 07:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 362
Posted By Virginia884
How old is your DC? Where is your daycare? Are...

How old is your DC? Where is your daycare? Are they licensed?

How often does your DC nurse? Does the feeding schedule match? DS doesn't really nurse before noon. I tod the DCP so they don't worry...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   11-10-2012, 01:49 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 1,766
Posted By Virginia884
We got DD the play kitchen from Ikea. Also want...

We got DD the play kitchen from Ikea. Also want to get her a doll sling and some books. Easy.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   11-06-2012, 07:15 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,735
Posted By Virginia884
I would send DD with leggings or tights, but...

I would send DD with leggings or tights, but just because most little girls have no clue that their underwear is visible while they are playing. I wouldn't see the need for a pre-teen or teenager,...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-20-2012, 05:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 871
Posted By Virginia884
We have "My New Baby" by Fuller. It is a board...

We have "My New Baby" by Fuller. It is a board book, bought on Amazon. It shows mom nursing twice, not it too much detail though (sometimes my 18mo signs 'milk' when she sees it and sometimes she...
Forum: Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky   09-17-2012, 05:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 174
Posted By Virginia884
Sadly, the doula we used for our first birth is...

Sadly, the doula we used for our first birth is unable to take us on for this next babe. We used Crowning Moments and loved working with Claire. Who has other doula recommendations in NOVA? We live...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   09-09-2012, 09:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,614
Posted By Virginia884
My DH said things like this when DD (18m) was...

My DH said things like this when DD (18m) was younger. She is still nursing. I just never stopped. When she started eating a lot of food and nursing less, DH got more connected to her. He can be...
Forum: Parenting   09-08-2012, 07:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,027
Posted By Virginia884
I have a cutter close to me. What I have heard...

I have a cutter close to me. What I have heard is that cutting can mostly be attributed to two causes. 1- I feel so much emotion that I can't handle, I need a way to let it out. 2- I feel nothing at...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   09-08-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 445
Posted By Virginia884
Jumping in (tribe crashing) to say 'religious...

Jumping in (tribe crashing) to say 'religious beliefs' can change at any time. So if they question an old vaccination, can't you just say your current beliefs preclude you from vaccinating? Just a...
Forum: Life With a Baby   09-08-2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 147
Posted By Virginia884
I would guess soy intolerance. 50% of babies who...

I would guess soy intolerance. 50% of babies who can't have dairy also can't have soy. I have no experience with formula, so that is just my guess.


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Forum: Trying To Conceive   09-03-2012, 04:45 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 4,777
Posted By Virginia884
So I feel bad posting this, since I've only...

So I feel bad posting this, since I've only posted in this group like 3 times, but I got 2 BFPs this morning! Holy cow! No PPAF yet, so dates are questionable. I guess we won't have to night wean in...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   09-01-2012, 05:15 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 4,777
Posted By Virginia884
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by heatheresc http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1359774/nursing-mamas-ttc-in-august/140#post_17091262)

Just...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-27-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 4,777
Posted By Virginia884
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by MyName http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1359774/nursing-mamas-ttc-in-august/120#post_17089517)

I just...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-26-2012, 01:16 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 4,777
Posted By Virginia884
Jumping in here! We have been sort of lazy about...

Jumping in here! We have been sort of lazy about TTC, but I have started vitex and B6 today to try and get PPAF to show. DD1 is 17 months and I'd like to have kids close together. DD is still...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-26-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 264
Posted By Virginia884
It is possible to get a false + on an OPK,...

It is possible to get a false + on an OPK, meaning your body was gearing up to O, but did not. Then, later in your cycle, you could get another + and actually O.
 
And if you were to get a +, O,...
Forum: Breastfeeding   06-24-2012, 06:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 297
Posted By Virginia884
When I first went back to work, 20 minutes? I...

When I first went back to work, 20 minutes? I bought an extra set of pump parts so in my back I had 4 bottles, each with pump parts already attached. Then I could do 2 sessions without taking time...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   06-02-2012, 05:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 639
Posted By Virginia884
Lol! I was on math team in middle school and...

Lol! I was on math team in middle school and high school and our advisor had this in the VCR in her van. We'd watch it on the way to math competitions. Was there a part with a pool table??

Thanks...
Forum: Diapering   03-06-2012, 07:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 600
Posted By Virginia884
Where are the leaks? Legs? Back?   My...

Where are the leaks? Legs? Back?
 
My midwife showed me a little trick that helped keep things in... we bikini folded with a snappi and then folded/tucked the edges around the legs inward. Hope...
Forum: Parenting   12-03-2011, 06:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,415
Posted By Virginia884
Have you tried a Nose Freida? Best snot sucker...

Have you tried a Nose Freida? Best snot sucker ever.

Or you could try taking her into the bathroom and run a hot shower or use a humidifier.

Hope she feels better soon!


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Forum: Diapering   10-23-2011, 05:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 889
Posted By Virginia884
Kissaluvs fitters and thirsties covers are great...

Kissaluvs fitters and thirsties covers are great for newborns. When dd hit about a month old we switched to bumgenius 4.0 pockets. Love these diapers!

I have a friend who is using prefolds and...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-28-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 814
Posted By Virginia884
5 month old DD hates shirts, too. The one thing...

5 month old DD hates shirts, too. The one thing that helps us now is to gather shirt sleeves, put my fingers in (backwards, wrist to shoulder), grab her hand, and pull her arm through. So much...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-28-2011, 03:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,034
Posted By Virginia884
I use this rack indoors and out; love it!   ...

I use this rack indoors and out; love it!
 
http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/50095091
Forum: Breastfeeding   08-28-2011, 02:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 648
Posted By Virginia884
My DD is almost 6 months old. She has been EBF...

My DD is almost 6 months old. She has been EBF and we are starting to slowly introduce foods (mainly fruits and vegetables) via BLW. My supply is just right for her; we have no issues when we are...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-13-2011, 05:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 36,752
Posted By Virginia884
Have you tried side lying recently? DD has a...

Have you tried side lying recently? DD has a high palate that caused nursing issues as a newborn, but now that she's bigger we do much better.

Does your DC take a bottle? Could you and DH switch...
Forum: Breastfeeding   07-05-2011, 06:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 204
Posted By Virginia884
I found this article really helpful when I was...

I found this article really helpful when I was looking for info about growth spurts. Sounds like she is hungry, growing, and/or looking for comfort. Just keep offering her the breast! You are doing...
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