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Forum: Women's Health   06-24-2013, 08:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 919
Posted By atlantafemme
So I finally went to a PT and was told that the...

So I finally went to a PT and was told that the right side of my pelvis is tilted a little bit toward the back, which is causing my oblique muscle to "shorten" and be painful. I may have always had...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   06-24-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,854
Posted By atlantafemme
So I finally went to a PT and was told that the...

So I finally went to a PT and was told that the right side of my pelvis is tilted a little bit toward the back, which is causing my oblique muscle to "shorten" and be painful. I may have always had...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   04-29-2013, 05:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,854
Posted By atlantafemme
Lady Phoenix, did you find relief? I didn't go...

Lady Phoenix, did you find relief? I didn't go to PT b/c of money and I'm still struggling with it. It seems worse when I exercise, which is really frustrating because I need exercise to keep my...
Forum: Women's Health   03-02-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 919
Posted By atlantafemme
Kelley, I'm sorry you're also experiencing this...

Kelley, I'm sorry you're also experiencing this but glad to know I'm not alone. I haven't found any answers, and I still feel the soreness and my youngest is almost 2. I haven't tried abdominal...
Forum: Breastfeeding   12-27-2012, 09:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 313
Posted By atlantafemme
I've nursed two little ones now and have had a...

I've nursed two little ones now and have had a lot of questions about post-breastfeeding breasts--not just a week after but months or even years. I'm not finding a lot of resources online about...
Forum: Breastfeeding   12-27-2012, 08:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 424
Posted By atlantafemme
Google Tinea versicolor. I only have a little on...

Google Tinea versicolor. I only have a little on my stomach, bra line, and back--so don't let Google images deter you.  Mine start out as little red patches before they fade to white. I had it...
Forum: Breastfeeding   09-03-2012, 05:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 500
Posted By atlantafemme
Thanks for suggestions, MrsGregory. I went to a...

Thanks for suggestions, MrsGregory. I went to a GYN who did an exam and didn't feel any abnormalities. She suggestion that this is just a "problem breast"--it's the same one I had mastitis in last...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   09-02-2012, 05:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,854
Posted By atlantafemme
Thanks for chiming in, Lady Phoenix! It's good...

Thanks for chiming in, Lady Phoenix! It's good to hear I'm not the only one though I'm sorry you're in pain as well. Good luck with healing!
Forum: Birth and Beyond   09-01-2012, 05:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,854
Posted By atlantafemme
As an update to my original post, I finally saw...

As an update to my original post, I finally saw a GYN who thinks my pain is caused by the muscle weakness/damage involed with the diastasis in my abdomen. She's sending me to physical therapy. We'll...
Forum: Breastfeeding   08-24-2012, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 500
Posted By atlantafemme
Hello folks,   So, over the last few days I...

Hello folks,
 
So, over the last few days I started to noticed a soreness developing on the right side of my right breast, close to the armpit. When I palpate the area, it feels lumpy and a little...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   08-11-2012, 11:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,854
Posted By atlantafemme
Thanks, everyone. Kristenburgess--was your pain...

Thanks, everyone. Kristenburgess--was your pain similar to mine like the muscles were bruised or different?
Forum: Women's Health   08-11-2012, 11:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 919
Posted By atlantafemme
Hi folks,   I have mild/moderate diastasis...

Hi folks,
 
I have mild/moderate diastasis recti after 2 pregnancies. Everything I've read says it shouldn't hurt but when I palpate the two main abdominal muscles, they feel sore like they are...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-21-2012, 05:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,854
Posted By atlantafemme
Hi there,   I had two babies in the last...

Hi there,
 
I had two babies in the last four years. My second was born in May 2011. My abdominal muscles split with diastasis recti but they're only apart about 2 finger widths. The thing that...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   03-17-2012, 06:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 640
Posted By atlantafemme
Are you able to take adequate breaks for...

Are you able to take adequate breaks for yourself where you can release some stress? Do you exercise? Sometimes taking a long walk or otherwise getting your blood pumping can really increase your...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   03-15-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 415
Posted By atlantafemme
So, I watched Alfie Kohn's DVD. What he says...

So, I watched Alfie Kohn's DVD. What he says makes a lot of sense but I need help implementing. 
 
My 3 year old pulls all off his books out when he's looking for one, or when he's angry. So...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   03-15-2012, 03:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 276
Posted By atlantafemme
Thank you, LynS6! I just found this reply.  

Thank you, LynS6! I just found this reply.  
Forum: Gentle Discipline   03-02-2012, 12:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 276
Posted By atlantafemme
Hi there,   Anyone know of any gentle...

Hi there,
 
Anyone know of any gentle discipline DVDs? I have some books but I have no time to study them and I tend to learn better by watching demonstrations anyway.
 
Thanks!
Forum: Queer Parenting   03-01-2012, 05:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 493
Posted By atlantafemme
Hey all, I saw this post on Offbeat Mama today...

Hey all, I saw this post on Offbeat Mama today but didn't have any specific resources to share. She's only gotten a few replies so far. Anyone else care to chime in?
 
Here's the text of the post:...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   12-28-2011, 05:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 213
Posted By atlantafemme
Is there a guidebook or generally accepted...

Is there a guidebook or generally accepted method for how to do this? Our DS is 2.5 and would happily continue cosleeping but he's a wild sleeper and my partner bears the brunt of the abuse b/c I...
Forum: Queer Parenting   12-28-2011, 04:51 PM
Replies: 24
  Poll: Boys vs. girls
Views: 3,348
Posted By atlantafemme
I should add that I really wanted a girl for my...

I should add that I really wanted a girl for my first for so many reasons not the least of which being that I've never understood the male of our species. I used to be a lesbian separatist at heart...
Forum: Queer Parenting   12-28-2011, 04:43 PM
Replies: 24
  Poll: Boys vs. girls
Views: 3,348
Posted By atlantafemme
I think it has a lot to do with the freezing...

I think it has a lot to do with the freezing procedure as the female sperm tends to succumb in poor conditions. The number I heard when we were TTC was closer to 60% likelihood of frozen sperm...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   12-27-2011, 06:03 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 9,371
Posted By atlantafemme
Yes. We moved to a new state when our boys were...

Yes. We moved to a new state when our boys were 2 years and 3 months respectively and the five months since have been some of the hardest of my life. Our new plan is for my partner to take the kids...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   12-26-2011, 08:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By atlantafemme
cyclamen, thanks for the reminder about theory...

cyclamen, thanks for the reminder about theory of mind. It's so hard to remember how young my older kid is because he's very verbal and has been for a long time. But you're right, he doesn't know...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   12-26-2011, 07:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By atlantafemme
Hi there,   Forgive me if this has been...

Hi there,
 
Forgive me if this has been discussed before. I tried to search through the archives but couldn't find anything. We have two boys, our oldest being 2.5. He has gone through stages of...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   12-22-2011, 04:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 670
Posted By atlantafemme
First, read...

First, read this: http://attachmentparenting.org/blog/2009/04/02/baby-led-sleep/
 
I've coslept (in the same bed) while nursing two boys, 23 months apart. My first woke every 1-2 hours for the...
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