Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 247
Search took 0.91 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: huggingmama
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   10-26-2010, 11:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,266
Posted By huggingmama
I don't have a doula rec for you, but wanted to...

I don't have a doula rec for you, but wanted to encourage you--I got the natural VBAC I wanted last week at MMH with Avalon... And I think there were a couple other VBACs with them last week, too! I...
Forum: October 2010   10-19-2010, 09:15 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,497
Posted By huggingmama
I'm in... having lots of contractions here and...

I'm in... having lots of contractions here and there but nothing that goes anywhere. Last night I was up, sweating, between 2-3am with major cramping and then finally got back to sleep to find...
Forum: October 2010   10-18-2010, 01:46 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,230
Posted By huggingmama
I'm still here, too (EDD 10/26)... and trying to...

I'm still here, too (EDD 10/26)... and trying to be calm about it. Went for acupressure on Friday and nothing, so I'm going to go again tonight.

Actually, I wouldn't have any problem being calm...
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   09-22-2010, 01:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,429
Posted By huggingmama
Thanks so much for the info! I *am* with...

Thanks so much for the info!

I *am* with Avalon, so I guess I'll bring it up at my next appt. and see how feasible it is.

I would like to pay to store it, but we really can't afford it......
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   09-15-2010, 11:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,429
Posted By huggingmama
Thanks... I'll be at Morristown, too. Did you...

Thanks... I'll be at Morristown, too. Did you contact LifeBank USA directly in advance, or did you work through your midwife? (Sorry, I'm just not sure about the process.)
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   09-15-2010, 11:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 570
Posted By huggingmama
We go to Dr. Jill Meyer in Suffern, NY... very...

We go to Dr. Jill Meyer in Suffern, NY... very nice, and we found out about her when she presented at the Rockland County Holistic Moms Network a few years ago. HTH!
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   09-15-2010, 11:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,429
Posted By huggingmama
Does anyone have any thoughts aout or...

Does anyone have any thoughts aout or experiences with donating cord blood in NJ? We can't afford to bank the cord blood, but I see now that we could donate it, which I would like to do. I saw this...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-15-2010, 12:34 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 9,417
Posted By huggingmama
I had GD with DS 5 years ago and was able to...

I had GD with DS 5 years ago and was able to control it well with diet, so I didn't have to go on medication or insulin. This time I also have GD but it seems like it's harder to control. My...
Forum: October 2010   09-15-2010, 12:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 432
Posted By huggingmama
Hmmm... I'm gonna guess: 10/20 girl (don't...

Hmmm... I'm gonna guess:
10/20
girl (don't know gender now but everyone in my family wants a girl)
8 lbs. 12 oz. (DS and I were both 8 lbs. 10 oz so I'm thinking another larg-ish baby is on the...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-13-2010, 11:28 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,192
Posted By huggingmama
It is frustrating, isn't it? We didn't know the...

It is frustrating, isn't it? We didn't know the gender with DS (and we don't with this one either) so we have a lot of yellow and green outfits that people bought in the newborn size... which is...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-07-2010, 11:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 887
Posted By huggingmama
As PP mentioned, I would eat a good,...

As PP mentioned, I would eat a good, high-protein breakfast about 2 hours before the test: eggs and a piece of toast (20 g carbs or less, perhaps). I had GD with my first PG and now again with this...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-07-2010, 11:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 298
Posted By huggingmama
Quote: Originally Posted by southernmommie...

Quote:
Originally Posted by southernmommie http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15818219)
Thing is, I don't know what they are...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-07-2010, 11:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 298
Posted By huggingmama
She probably won't be able to drink juice, again...

She probably won't be able to drink juice, again because of the gestational diabetes, which is why they are probably doing the tests...?

I had GD with my last pregnancy and had to have these...
Forum: October 2010   08-22-2010, 09:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By huggingmama
Fasting numbers take a little longer to lower,...

Fasting numbers take a little longer to lower, in my experience... and they can be the hardest to alter. More regular exercise can help, as well as that bedtime snack (even though it seems...
Forum: October 2010   08-22-2010, 09:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 451
Posted By huggingmama
I am having the hardest time moving starting in...

I am having the hardest time moving starting in the last week or so! And I was very active with exercise the second trimester (first tri I felt too sick to be consistent about exercise). I've only...
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   08-11-2010, 01:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 989
Posted By huggingmama
Cool! When is your due date? I'm 10/26... Maybe...

Cool! When is your due date? I'm 10/26... Maybe we'll VBAC at the same time! http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif. Good luck, mama.
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   08-05-2010, 04:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,164
Posted By huggingmama
Quote: Originally Posted by MeghanG...

Quote:
Originally Posted by MeghanG http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15699877)
Hi,
It sounds like you have decided against...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-29-2010, 10:26 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 9,417
Posted By huggingmama
Quote: Originally Posted by nixnux...

Quote:
Originally Posted by nixnux http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15680122)
huggingmama - I wouldn't necessarily recommend...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-29-2010, 04:23 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 9,417
Posted By huggingmama
Hi, mamas... I need some help. I'm in tears...

Hi, mamas... I need some help. I'm in tears here.

I had GD with my first pregnancy and controlled it with diet. My OB had me test fasting and 1 hour after every meal, which meant I was very...
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   07-28-2010, 02:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 989
Posted By huggingmama
Hi, mama! I am also 27 weeks...

Hi, mama!

I am also 27 weeks http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif and have chosen Avalon for this pregnancy pretty much because of my increased chances of VBAC with them....
Forum: October 2010   07-24-2010, 01:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 599
Posted By huggingmama
Quote: Originally Posted by momasana...

Quote:
Originally Posted by momasana http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15658643)
That is kind of strange. I have never seen...
Forum: October 2010   07-24-2010, 01:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 599
Posted By huggingmama
I have a friend who is due in October, like me,...

I have a friend who is due in October, like me, only with her first. I rec'd an evite for a baby shower from the hosts (I don't know them) with a link to her registries--there are 4. But on each...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-14-2010, 01:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 672
Posted By huggingmama
I bought a halter top maternity tankini and I...

I bought a halter top maternity tankini and I feel so uncomfortable in it. I haven't gained much weight this pregnancy but my breasts are much larger and I can't find the support I need.

Why...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-13-2010, 01:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 828
Posted By huggingmama
Quote: Originally Posted by WifeofAnt...

Quote:
Originally Posted by WifeofAnt http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15615642)
The main one to worry about (I had it...
Forum: October 2010   07-13-2010, 12:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 621
Posted By huggingmama
Quote: Originally Posted by aikigypsy...

Quote:
Originally Posted by aikigypsy http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15584754)
I picked up "Birthing from Within" at the...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 247

 
Forum Jump: