Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 140
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: silversparrow
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   05-24-2017, 04:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 229
Posted By silversparrow
Yes, ligament pain just started for me. 15+ now....

Yes, ligament pain just started for me. 15+ now. Lots of gas pain and cramps as my bowels are also not my friend at the moments. Take natural stool softeners almost daily.
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   05-24-2017, 04:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 113
Posted By silversparrow
Physiotherapy and gentle exercise like yoga and...

Physiotherapy and gentle exercise like yoga and walking to strengthen the pelvic girdle (muscles around the pelvic bone). I think could be the start of spd so I would see physio right away if you...
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   05-18-2017, 01:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 180
Posted By silversparrow
Getting over the first trimester fatigue now and...

Getting over the first trimester fatigue now and feeling good. Showing already, which is great except that I'm not ready for my clients to know, so at work I wear tummy control underwear and baggy...
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   05-13-2017, 05:33 AM
Replies: 15
  Blood
Views: 435
Posted By silversparrow
:stillheart

:stillheart
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   05-12-2017, 07:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 440
Posted By silversparrow
I'm not usually into fancy stuff like that...

I'm not usually into fancy stuff like that myself, but there happens to be a robin's nest with four eggs in it in our yard, so I took a pic and posted it, since we are now going to be a family of...
Forum: Family Safety   04-30-2017, 08:49 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,240
Posted By silversparrow
Definitely depends on the situation. My son was...

Definitely depends on the situation. My son was ready to get up by himself on the weekends at about 5 1/2. That's when he had learned how to turn on the cartoons himself, grab a banana to eat, and...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-29-2017, 05:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By silversparrow
is it still there? If not, how long did it last?

is it still there? If not, how long did it last?
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   04-28-2017, 11:26 PM
Replies: 15
  Blood
Views: 435
Posted By silversparrow
As a midwife, I agree that it's probably just...

As a midwife, I agree that it's probably just this. And on behalf of your midwife, I thank you for not paging :)
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   04-17-2017, 09:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 414
Posted By silversparrow
Same midwife as my first, planning for another...

Same midwife as my first, planning for another natural home birth. Didn't do the genetic screen last time, but this time I am. 7 years older and have seen too much as a midwife since then.

All the...
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   04-17-2017, 08:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 275
Posted By silversparrow
I'm trying to hide it at work as long as...

I'm trying to hide it at work as long as possible, but I already tend to wear leggings and dresses/ long shirts, so hopefully that does the trick for while. Feeling pretty bloated right now and...
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   04-14-2017, 07:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 878
Posted By silversparrow
Not sure which thread is best to put this in, but...

Not sure which thread is best to put this in, but I got the heartbeat at home last night! eek! 170, so exciting!!!
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-12-2017, 07:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,374
Posted By silversparrow
I don't if you've had any relief yet. When my son...

I don't if you've had any relief yet. When my son when through this phase the best solution was to go to play group or visit with a group of other kids and parents. I just sat with the adults or...
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   04-12-2017, 07:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 420
Posted By silversparrow
Good, you should have someone you feel supports...

Good, you should have someone you feel supports your choices.
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   04-11-2017, 10:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 950
Posted By silversparrow
No puking, but my boob are SO sore, and I'm...

No puking, but my boob are SO sore, and I'm constipated already. Just getting over the fatigue and dizziness by eating constantly. Also craving processed sugary peanut butter, EW!
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   04-11-2017, 06:52 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,055
Posted By silversparrow
until you can get diclectin, you might be able to...

until you can get diclectin, you might be able to make do with ginger, B6 (40-80mg/day), and/or gravol. Some new studies are saying that B6 alone might be just as effective as diclectin (but I'm not...
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   04-11-2017, 06:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 878
Posted By silversparrow
I'm so glad to hear that it worked! You can stick...

I'm so glad to hear that it worked! You can stick with just the B6 for nausea if you're still sick.
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   03-31-2017, 07:45 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,055
Posted By silversparrow
And even if the legislation passes, it could...

And even if the legislation passes, it could still take 10 years or more like it did in NB! SO frustrating. When will they realize that midwives save the system money and keep moms and babes healthy!
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   03-31-2017, 07:34 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,055
Posted By silversparrow
I just saw PEI on your sidebar profile so I...

I just saw PEI on your sidebar profile so I assumed. But yeah, at least Nova Scotia has them and is actually planning to finally expand their program. Maybe if you're willing to travel?
For ICP, it...
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   03-31-2017, 07:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By silversparrow
I'm trying to figure out when I ovulated. It must...

I'm trying to figure out when I ovulated. It must have been early because we only DDT once, the day after my period ended, day 7 of my cycle. I have never tracked temp or anything since we didn't...
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   03-31-2017, 07:04 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,055
Posted By silversparrow
Yeah, I know. I've been helping with the fight to...

Yeah, I know. I've been helping with the fight to get them in New Brunswick and they are finally hiring! I think PEI is probably still going to be a while from what I hear :(
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   03-30-2017, 07:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,055
Posted By silversparrow
Oops! I should have been clearer. Stands for...

Oops! I should have been clearer. Stands for Integrated Prenatal Screen, it's what we call the down's syndrome/ spina bifida/genetic screening here. There are probably different names for it in other...
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   03-30-2017, 07:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 878
Posted By silversparrow
Sometimes nightmares and vivid dreams seem to be...

Sometimes nightmares and vivid dreams seem to be linked to extra B vitamins (especially B12), so if you recently switched vitamins or started a B complex you might want to reduce your dose and see if...
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   03-30-2017, 07:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,055
Posted By silversparrow
Just had my initial visit on Tuesday. Figured out...

Just had my initial visit on Tuesday. Figured out that I'm so dizzy because my blood pressure is 76/42!

I'm a midwife and lucky to live near my midwife from my first birth (when I was a student),...
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   03-30-2017, 05:41 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,476
Posted By silversparrow
Thanks!:smile:

Thanks!:smile:
Forum: November 2017 Due Date Club   03-29-2017, 09:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,476
Posted By silversparrow
Hi Everyone! Is there something you have to do...

Hi Everyone!
Is there something you have to do to join the club other than just start posting? I was on the forums a bit when my son was born 6 years ago but have been busy with work since then and...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 140

 
Forum Jump: 

Online Users: 14,192

37 members and 14,155 guests
Amerigo25 , bananabee , Bow , Dear_Rosemary , Deborah , Dovenoir , emmy526 , girlspn , greenemami , happy-mama , Hopeful2017 , Iron Princess , Jacquie Soohen , jcdfarmer , katelove , kathymuggle , lhargrave89 , Lucee , mckittre , Michele123 , Mirzam , moominmamma , NaturallyKait , Nazsmum , NiteNicole , Raindrop237 , RollerCoasterMama , samaxtics , SchoolmarmDE , shantimama , Skippy918 , Springshowers , sren , StarsFall , valerievalira
Most users ever online was 449,755, 06-25-2014 at 12:21 PM.