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Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   11-02-2011, 12:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,213
Posted By nathansmum
Oh, is that hand, foot, mouth one? I really...

Oh, is that hand, foot, mouth one? I really sympathise, my DS had it when DD was born and I was really hypervigilant about keeping them separate (fortunately I didn't have the breastfeeding issue to...
Forum: Women's Health   11-02-2011, 12:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 165
Posted By nathansmum
Did the oatmeal bath work?   Baking soda...

Did the oatmeal bath work?
 
Baking soda bath is another one to try.
 
 
 
 
Forum: Dental   08-03-2011, 10:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 991
Posted By nathansmum
Sounds normal to me based on my experience. My...

Sounds normal to me based on my experience. My DS lost his first one 1mth before his 7th birthday (had been wiggly for about 6mths). Then he quickly lost another 3. It took 9mths for the 1st one to...
Forum: Diapering   07-29-2011, 01:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,985
Posted By nathansmum
Lay them out in the sunshine all day....

Lay them out in the sunshine all day. http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/thumb.gif If the fabric is just old, it may just never go white again though (mine started to look greyish towards the...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   07-12-2011, 02:38 PM
Replies: 28
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Views: 3,858
Posted By nathansmum
A lot of info I have sourced is through Dr...

A lot of info I have sourced is through Dr Carolyn Dean's website, she writes a lot of articles on magnesium and the ways of getting it. I can't recall off the top of my head which is the best (we...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   07-09-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 28
  Tics
Views: 3,858
Posted By nathansmum
Lynn, can you crush it and sprinkle it into/onto...

Lynn, can you crush it and sprinkle it into/onto food? I'd also look into food sources if those are tolerated - nuts, seeds, gluten free grains - I made a gluten free porridge in my crockpot (using...
Forum: Unschooling   07-08-2011, 01:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,377
Posted By nathansmum
Here in New Zealand we have an official early...

Here in New Zealand we have an official early childhood education organisation called Playcentre. It is essentially a free play alternative to more structured centres. (Although, my DS went to a...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   07-08-2011, 01:27 AM
Replies: 28
  Tics
Views: 3,858
Posted By nathansmum
My son had tics (between 5-6) and I came across...

My son had tics (between 5-6) and I came across some research that suggested supplementing with Magnesium. I also had him soak in epsom salt baths several times a week (they are magnesium and the...
Forum: Spirituality   07-07-2011, 02:22 AM
Replies: 601
Views: 28,226
Posted By nathansmum
I have some photos on my blog. Here are my herb...

I have some photos on my blog. Here are my herb posts... Probably need to scroll down to find the garden pics.
 
http://satisfying-journey.blogspot.com/search/label/herbs
 
 
Forum: The Mindful Home   06-28-2011, 03:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,319
Posted By nathansmum
Every one or two weeks for our bed. The kids'...

Every one or two weeks for our bed. The kids' beds maybe every 3-4 weeks.
Forum: Traditional Foods   06-14-2011, 01:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 516
Posted By nathansmum
My mum did the GAPS diet and lost about 5kg...

My mum did the GAPS diet and lost about 5kg (dropped to healthy range easily) - she wasn't hungry at all and ate as much as she wanted -she didn't do it thinking of losing weight either, it was a...
Forum: Spirituality   06-06-2011, 12:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,676
Posted By nathansmum
I read this for the 2nd time last year (found...

I read this for the 2nd time last year (found myself a 2nd hand copy since I borrowed it first time around). Really made an impact on me. I think I read it many years ago when I was first on this...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   05-23-2011, 03:35 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,518
Posted By nathansmum
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Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-23-2011, 03:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 635
Posted By nathansmum
I'm right there with you. My kids enjoy all the...

I'm right there with you. My kids enjoy all the same things about school (social, field trips, seeing and playing with friends every day, group singing, etc) and DS in particular notices that...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   05-21-2011, 07:11 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,518
Posted By nathansmum
Here's what I do:   Take out the trash,...

Here's what I do:
 
Take out the trash, replace the bag. We have a little bin, no liner, just tip rubbish directly into the rubbish bag once a week when it's collection day.
Sweep the floor. I...
Forum: Personal Growth   05-19-2011, 04:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,333
Posted By nathansmum
I see myself as a 1/2 glass full kind of person....

I see myself as a 1/2 glass full kind of person. I really don't know how that is though.
 
I did a lot of personal development during my early 20s in particular and read Louise Hay, creative...
Forum: The Mindful Home   04-27-2011, 04:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 456
Posted By nathansmum
I have a fitted sheet on DSs bed and a duvet. I...

I have a fitted sheet on DSs bed and a duvet. I don't bother to have the duvet tucked in, so he just jumps back into bed in the evening and pulls it around himself. I guess I don't worry so much...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   04-27-2011, 04:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,779
Posted By nathansmum
Like smokering, my kids were born in a birthing...

Like smokering, my kids were born in a birthing unit in NZ. I was in there for 3 days with my son due to difficulties in feeding, and he was only offered a bath on the 3rd day - washed and dressed...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   04-27-2011, 02:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By nathansmum
I reckon it's a seasonal thing. Getting closer...

I reckon it's a seasonal thing. Getting closer to winter kind of makes me just want to hunker down and hibernate. In saying that, I did have a bit of a declutter of the kids rooms last week, but no...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   04-25-2011, 03:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By nathansmum
As for size, I can't comment. I've only had the...

As for size, I can't comment. I've only had the larger size since I was in the over 30 age group anyway.
 
ETA: Sorry, just realise I read your post incorrectly. Yep, wouldn't use it for...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-17-2011, 07:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,345
Posted By nathansmum
Yep, I gave my son paper to tear up at that age....

Yep, I gave my son paper to tear up at that age. He was just so busy with how everything worked/unpacked/opened/closed. THere were things that I just let go on (unstacking my bookshelves, all his...
Forum: Spirituality   04-17-2011, 12:49 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 5,316
Posted By nathansmum
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Forum: Unschooling   04-14-2011, 01:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,369
Posted By nathansmum
You know, we used to unschool until a few months...

You know, we used to unschool until a few months ago. My dd was curious to try school, so we did. She slotted right in and really enjoyed it. A month later my ds (who is older) found he was then...
Forum: Diapering   04-11-2011, 03:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,184
Posted By nathansmum
I was to suggest a short bit in the dryer should...

I was to suggest a short bit in the dryer should help. I never had a dryer, so just dealt with crunchy cloth. I did notice a few times though, if you remove them from the line as they are "just" dry...
Forum: Gardening   04-10-2011, 03:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 285
Posted By nathansmum
I came across this cool website...

I came across this cool website (http://www.gardeners.com/on/demandware.store/Sites-Gardeners-Site/default/Page-KGPPreplanned) last week which allows you to plan out your garden. It then gives you...
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