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Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-01-2009, 08:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 308
Posted By La Rune
The midwife I used last time flaked out on me...

The midwife I used last time flaked out on me (how I ended up with a c-section, long story) so obviously I won't be using her again. There are no others within traveling distace to be able to...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   07-01-2009, 07:56 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 8,957
Posted By La Rune
I'm struggling with this and my poor DD is only...

I'm struggling with this and my poor DD is only 13 months old.

She has always been a high-needs baby, and I have to admit, that made me angry. I have no tolerance for screaming. Crying I can...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   06-28-2009, 04:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By La Rune
Quote: Originally Posted by Gentle~Mommy :)...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gentle~Mommy :) http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14005068)
Do you still have milk? I lost mine...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   06-28-2009, 04:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By La Rune
I never expected to be thinking about...

I never expected to be thinking about nightweaning at 13 months.

I had forgotten about that too ... nursing in bed is killing my back now! I can barely move afterward! Everything is really stiff...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   06-28-2009, 12:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By La Rune
DD is 13 months old and I am 14 weeks pregnant. ...

DD is 13 months old and I am 14 weeks pregnant.

Besides the normal pregnancy soreness, I also have a spot on my breast where her (new) teeth have rubbed me raw. I can't seem to get it to heal...
Forum: Parents as Partners   03-25-2009, 10:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 174
Posted By La Rune
Quote: Originally Posted by Lysa...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Lysa http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13429451)
Hmmm... My dh is NOT a hospital person. (And I...
Forum: Parents as Partners   03-25-2009, 09:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 174
Posted By La Rune
I've seen my dad do this to my mom, so I know...

I've seen my dad do this to my mom, so I know it's not just DH. At work he can talk to bosses, partners, whole groups, people under him, and get things done! Clearly he has no problem speaking and...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-25-2009, 08:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 314
Posted By La Rune
I have one too! She's a couple days over 10...

I have one too! She's a couple days over 10 months and she's been walking a couple of weeks now. She's getting good. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/orngbiggrin.gif

I'd never...
Forum: Elimination Communication   03-23-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 270
Posted By La Rune
ITA, I hate one-piece outfits with a passion. ...

ITA, I hate one-piece outfits with a passion.

DD wears a shirt and pants, occasionally a dress and knee socks. Target has baby socks with long tops, that would help keep her legs warm.
Forum: Family Safety   03-23-2009, 12:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 779
Posted By La Rune
I see a lot of people misunderstanding that 1...

I see a lot of people misunderstanding that 1 and 20 is the minumum. They think 1 and 20 (or common around here, 1 OR 20) means you HAVE TO put them in a FF seat. Several people in parking lots have...
Forum: Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas   03-22-2009, 09:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By La Rune
A friend of mine is pregnant and has been living...

A friend of mine is pregnant and has been living in Arkansas. She needs to know whether she's better off moving back here (NOLA area) or staying where she is (Bentonville area).

I know I heard...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   03-22-2009, 12:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 339
Posted By La Rune
Eh, we had a nursery ... BIL's son had moved to...

Eh, we had a nursery ... BIL's son had moved to a toddler bed so they just gave us his whole set of furniture. Since the room was full of furniture I went ahead and put sheets in the crib, got a pad...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-21-2009, 10:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,213
Posted By La Rune
People say the same thing about DD, who is...

People say the same thing about DD, who is completely unvaxed. I count on hearing it at least once per outing. They always say the same thing ... "Oh, she's so alert!"

Her up-to-date vaxed cousin...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-21-2009, 03:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By La Rune
Hm, for online shopping my favorites are ...

Hm, for online shopping my favorites are

Hanna Andersson www.hannaandersson.com (http://www.hannaandersson.com) (really cute clothes, some hard to find other places)

Old Navy www.oldnavy.com...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   03-21-2009, 11:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 136
Posted By La Rune
I think it's very nice to still want to do...

I think it's very nice to still want to do something for her.

I don't know how I would feel about having to carry around a plant that was meant for my father's funeral though, or having to look...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   03-21-2009, 11:14 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 701
Posted By La Rune
Well, my dad dropped out of high school halfway...

Well, my dad dropped out of high school halfway through his senior year ... just one semester left then.

He quit after his mom ditched the family and ran off with a neighbor. She was always the...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-20-2009, 08:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 345
Posted By La Rune
Quote: Originally Posted by Claire and Boys...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Claire and Boys http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13402237)
My son is still like this and he is...
Forum: Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas   03-20-2009, 04:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,489
Posted By La Rune
Thank you so much Tera! I don't know if crybaby...

Thank you so much Tera! I don't know if crybaby is still looking but you have helped me!

And tug ... I'm not in NOLA but south of the city. It's still a hard life here. And I hear you, it's time...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-20-2009, 03:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 345
Posted By La Rune
Quote: Originally Posted by RunnerDuck...

Quote:
Originally Posted by RunnerDuck http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13400978)
FWIW my lousy day time nurser doesn't...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-20-2009, 03:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 475
Posted By La Rune
I pour them in my hand and pop two in her mouth....

I pour them in my hand and pop two in her mouth. They work great. And there's no way I could stop her from nursing for any length of time before or after. And how the heck would I keep them under...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-20-2009, 01:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 345
Posted By La Rune
I really wish I could see the light at the end...

I really wish I could see the light at the end of the tunnel, so to speak. Not necessarily weaning, but knowing that she won't be like this forever.

Honestly, I want her to sleep next to me and...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   03-20-2009, 01:33 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,185
Posted By La Rune
My parents do and they hate it. There are a lot...

My parents do and they hate it. There are a lot of things that they thought "Well of course I can do X!" but it turns out they can't.

They've found out the hard way that they can't have more than...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-20-2009, 11:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 345
Posted By La Rune
Quote: Originally Posted by Barbie64g...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Barbie64g http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13399778)
You poor mama. I suppose this is a dumb...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-20-2009, 11:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 345
Posted By La Rune
DD is almost 10 months old. She nurses just as...

DD is almost 10 months old. She nurses just as often as she did at 2 months, I swear. It's rare to go more than an hour and a half, more often every hour if we're at home. She eats solids but I'm...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   03-19-2009, 04:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,949
Posted By La Rune
Well DD is only 9 mos but my 5yo nephew comes...

Well DD is only 9 mos but my 5yo nephew comes over most days after school. I imagine I'll do a lot of the same stuff with her when she gets older. Since you mentioned preschool I'll tell you the...
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