Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 250
Search took 1.19 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: lotusma
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-01-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 372
Posted By lotusma
Or....   Ailish Ianna Elspeth

Or....
 
Ailish Ianna Elspeth
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-01-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 372
Posted By lotusma
rnra, Irish Gaelic names are often not...

rnra, Irish Gaelic names are often not phonetically spelled. Niamh, for example, is pronounced Neeve, or Nee-uv.
 
I suppose I'm not too worried about the pronunciation of the middles... Hoping...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-01-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 372
Posted By lotusma
LTurtle, thank you. I appreciate your input. I...

LTurtle, thank you. I appreciate your input. I love Niamh, but was unable to get dh on board. Tho, I think I'm going to revisit and try and work on him again. :)
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-01-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 372
Posted By lotusma
Yes, I desire to honor my strong Irish heritage....

Yes, I desire to honor my strong Irish heritage. Going back now to add pronunciations. (guess I'm such a name geek, they seem pretty no-brainer to me. :-P)
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-01-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 372
Posted By lotusma
What are some thoughts on these, negative or...

What are some thoughts on these, negative or otherwise? Any one stand out over the others?
 
Note: they're Irish Gaelic, so pronunciations have been added.
 
Ailish Etain Isebéal  (ISLE-ish,...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-20-2013, 08:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 235
Posted By lotusma
Yes, hard C. And Celtic! :)

Yes, hard C. And Celtic! :)
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-20-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 235
Posted By lotusma
If we scrap Eilish, we'd go w/ Esca. We like...

If we scrap Eilish, we'd go w/ Esca. We like both equally well. (just to put that out there)
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-20-2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 235
Posted By lotusma
Mareseatoats: Etain is lovely!

Mareseatoats: Etain is lovely!
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-19-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 235
Posted By lotusma
More input, please?

More input, please?
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-19-2013, 03:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 235
Posted By lotusma
Really great point, Salr. I tend to think...

Really great point, Salr. I tend to think similarly w/ letters needing to look/work/combine well together.
 
I worry I won't find a name that does it for me as much as my daughters.
 
Here's...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-19-2013, 02:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 235
Posted By lotusma
My first daughter's name is:   Elora Wren...

My first daughter's name is:
 
Elora Wren Isolde
 
I want something similarly Celtc and whimsical for my 2nd daughter due this summer. ATM, I'm thinking:
 
Eilish Quinn Lyonesse
 ...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-26-2012, 05:08 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 77,715
Posted By lotusma
Jude River, 4 1/2 years. <3 We've been tempted...

Jude River, 4 1/2 years. <3 We've been tempted quitr a few times to cut it and am sooo glad we didn't. He's had a layer added and that's made all the difference.
 ...
Forum: Dental   09-06-2012, 06:06 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 29,035
Posted By lotusma
Can somebody tell me what MI paste is?

Can somebody tell me what MI paste is?
Forum: Midwives   09-05-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,189
Posted By lotusma
starrlamia, thx so much for mentioning via vita....

starrlamia, thx so much for mentioning via vita. i've been attempting to find the perfect fit for several years (midwife-to-be, as you said, didn't seem thorough enough, and AAMI is just a bit too...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   07-03-2012, 05:48 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 77,715
Posted By lotusma
http://www.mothering.com/community/content/type/6...

http://www.mothering.com/community/content/type/61/id/256153/width/525/height/700 (http://www.mothering.com/community/content/type/61/id/971614/width/525/height/700/flags/)
Forum: Life with a Toddler   07-03-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 77,715
Posted By lotusma
http://www.mothering.com/community/content/type/6...

http://www.mothering.com/community/content/type/61/id/256152/width/525/height/700 (http://www.mothering.com/community/content/type/61/id/971611/width/525/height/700/flags/)
Forum: October 2011   10-23-2011, 06:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 391
Posted By lotusma
Funny about Ren--that was my original pick...

Funny about Ren--that was my original pick because i wanted something w/ Eastern (Buddhist) meaning (means lotus flower) but ultimately went w/ Wren as it seemed much softer.
 
i love hebrew boy...
Forum: October 2011   10-21-2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 391
Posted By lotusma
coincidentally, my new favorite name is Esca,...

coincidentally, my new favorite name is Esca, similar to Ezra. it's a celtic boy name, but i prefer it for a girl. i love it so much i'm giving myself baby fever!
 
good luck in finding something.
Forum: Midwives   09-25-2011, 02:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,564
Posted By lotusma
http://onlinemidwiferyed.blogspot.com/2011/09/mid...

http://onlinemidwiferyed.blogspot.com/2011/09/midwifery-101-live-online-classes-on.html 
Forum: Midwives   09-25-2011, 01:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,564
Posted By lotusma
midwife-to-be is cheapest. AAMI has a very...

midwife-to-be is cheapest. AAMI has a very affordable payment plan option. i've been researching distance programs for a few years and i've narrowed it down to these two. most distance programs,...
Forum: Midwives   09-17-2011, 05:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 166
Posted By lotusma
Anyone hear anything new about this? last I...

Anyone hear anything new about this? last I heard (last spring), they were hoping to have the new program available by next summer. Anyone know anything?
Forum: Midwives   09-16-2011, 09:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 169
Posted By lotusma
i could probably do some digging to find the...

i could probably do some digging to find the answer, but thought i might start here w/ you informed ladies. :) i attended three years worth of births several years ago w/ a CPM before taking a break...
Forum: Single Parenting   07-20-2011, 03:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,299
Posted By lotusma
I'm currently considering whether seperation is...

I'm currently considering whether seperation is even an option, as I have 2 nursing babies (and 3 olders) and no work experience to speak of. I've been a SAHM for 20 years, aside from my midwifery...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-13-2011, 07:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By lotusma
my initial guess was also an allergic reaction,...

my initial guess was also an allergic reaction, but the nurse said allergies wouldn't manifest that way. (i have no idea--none of my other kids have ever had allergic reactions)
 
my diet...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-12-2011, 04:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By lotusma
it started several days ago, she puked...

it started several days ago, she puked everything up (breastmilk, not yet eating table food) and then dry heaved for an hour every 5 minutes or so until it completely wiped her out and she crashed....
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250

 
Forum Jump: