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Forum: Trying To Conceive   03-21-2014, 02:39 PM
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Posted By hillary77
Just chiming in in agreement that Vitex (I love)...

Just chiming in in agreement that Vitex (I love) takes a few cycles to kick in. Also, at 18 months your little guy is right on the threshold of lots of changes - at that age my guy was not ready to...
Forum: Pregnancy After Birth Loss   02-24-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 138
Posted By hillary77
I just did a quick Google and it does look like...

I just did a quick Google and it does look like some people supplement estrogen in early pregnancy!
I was curious because I have both low estrogen and progesterone in general but more experience...
Forum: Pregnancy After Birth Loss   02-24-2014, 02:20 PM
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Posted By hillary77
I haven't heard of this being an issue in early...

I haven't heard of this being an issue in early pregnancy - though many Mamas have the experience of low progesterone during pregnancy. Can you double check that? Supplementing estrogen in pregnancy...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   09-12-2013, 11:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 136
Posted By hillary77
that is very likely a hormone thang - could be...

that is very likely a hormone thang - could be low progesterone or a thyroid issue...I would investigate with an ND and a hormone panel!
Forum: Breastfeeding   09-09-2013, 12:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 352
Posted By hillary77
Here is a better link on block feeding ...

Here is a better link on block feeding

http://www.mother-2-mother.com/blockfeeding.htm
Forum: Breastfeeding   09-09-2013, 12:07 AM
Replies: 5
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Posted By hillary77
Sounds very much like foremilk/hindmilk...

Sounds very much like foremilk/hindmilk imbalance to me which I had with both of my babes and is caused by oversupply (so common in the early weeks)
...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   08-25-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 743
Posted By hillary77
I agree with the above poster. I wonder if...

I agree with the above poster.

I wonder if a good rule of thumb might be...what are the boundaries you think would be healthy for your son to have with his bio family as he grows older? And do...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   08-10-2013, 11:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 79
Posted By hillary77
I'm so sorry, Mama! It can be such a huge shock....

I'm so sorry, Mama! It can be such a huge shock. But it's not necessarily indicative of future fertility.

Here's a helpful thread to look at when you're ready...there is quite a variety of...
Forum: Single Parenting   05-14-2013, 03:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 650
Posted By hillary77
I had a marriage that ended after having been...

I had a marriage that ended after having been largely platonic for a long while. I waited about two years before dating seriously, when I met a man who seemed like he had it all (and he was SOOOO...
Forum: The Childhood Years   03-29-2013, 03:30 PM
Replies: 14
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Posted By hillary77
There is also an excellent book by Fred (Mr.)...

There is also an excellent book by Fred (Mr.) Rogers called "When a Pet Dies".
Forum: Babywearing   03-26-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,786
Posted By hillary77
Love my mayawrap...it's the best. Works for us...

Love my mayawrap...it's the best. Works for us in Hawaii.
Forum: Life with a Toddler   03-25-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 453
Posted By hillary77
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by earthwriter http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   03-25-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 195
Posted By hillary77
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by thezoolife http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1380370/4-mo-old-refusing-to-nurse-at-bedtime#post_17309506)
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Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   03-25-2013, 01:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 195
Posted By hillary77
What a sweet Mama you are trying so hard! ...

What a sweet Mama you are trying so hard!

Both of my babies have gone through this stage at least once...usually related to teething or a developmental burst.

The thing I've found that worked...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   03-21-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By hillary77
When my dd was that age I had a long, repetetive...

When my dd was that age I had a long, repetetive story book memorized and would tell her the story slooowly while her eyes were closed. It was "going on a bear hunt" but anything super repetetive...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   03-14-2013, 11:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,781
Posted By hillary77
It could simply be that both the low...

It could simply be that both the low progesterone and low supply are symptoms of a hormones imbalance and/or thyroid problem.

I take Vitex for balance and it is very bf-friendly.
I had one...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   03-13-2013, 10:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 453
Posted By hillary77
I prefer calms forte to the teething tablets for...

I prefer calms forte to the teething tablets for my Ds....works better for some! The molar pain will be off and on, not constant till they break thru.

Hugs to your little one!
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-12-2013, 12:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 445
Posted By hillary77
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by SundayCrepes http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Allergies   03-07-2013, 06:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 254
Posted By hillary77
http://kellymom.com/bf/got-milk/supply-worries/fa...

http://kellymom.com/bf/got-milk/supply-worries/fast-letdown/

I'm wondering if this could be the issue?
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   03-02-2013, 01:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 244
Posted By hillary77
A couple of quick thoughts... a chart with...

A couple of quick thoughts...

a chart with a reward system for successful nights (you'd probably want to break it up into stages and wean gradually off Daddy in bed). With a big prize (could be...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   02-23-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 445
Posted By hillary77
thank you! I was shocked too - it is DH who is...

thank you! I was shocked too - it is DH who is gearing up for teaching letters, I am opposed and in agreement with you, though not fully on the Waldorf train :) 
 
Thank you for the...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   02-19-2013, 01:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 445
Posted By hillary77
Thank you for your reply!    I agree there...

Thank you for your reply! 
 
I agree there is always room for compromise in marriage...I guess what I am trying to do is present my philosophy in an articulate way. DH comes from a background of...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   02-18-2013, 09:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 445
Posted By hillary77
Many thank yous, ladies - dh is a professor so...

Many thank yous, ladies - dh is a professor so the academic study is great, and I will check out Moore's book as well! I love this community.
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   02-17-2013, 08:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 445
Posted By hillary77
Hi Mamas,   It seems my DH and I are...

Hi Mamas,
 
It seems my DH and I are differing on when to introduce letter identification to our 13 month old :(
 
I have a strong aversion to teaching things before interest is shown, and my DD...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   01-04-2013, 12:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 278
Posted By hillary77
I'm wondering if it's a new food making her...

I'm wondering if it's a new food making her gassy? My guy, same age, was LOVING snacking on frozen blue erries until he began having sleep similar to what you are describing...I noticed he was gassy...
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