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Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-29-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 640
Posted By itsajenism
My DH does not go to appointments with me except...

My DH does not go to appointments with me except the anomaly scan at 20 weeks. I seem to be the odd one out here, but I don't mind him not being there. If I really wanted him to be there, he would...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-08-2012, 07:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 977
Posted By itsajenism
#1 at 39w+2 - 6 hours (hospital,...

#1 at 39w+2 - 6 hours (hospital, vaginal/drug-free)
#2 at 38w+5 - 45 minutes (planned home birth w/ midwife turned UC because it was so fast)
#3 -- ??
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   11-26-2012, 06:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 416
Posted By itsajenism
Another recommendation for Suzanne Thomson as I...

Another recommendation for Suzanne Thomson as I know she delivers twins (assuming nothing has changed for her in the last few years).
Forum: Parenting   11-08-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 476
Views: 4,958
Posted By itsajenism
Also shared!

Also shared!
Forum: Parenting   11-08-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 476
Views: 4,958
Posted By itsajenism
Liked and liked!

Liked and liked!
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   10-21-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 157
Posted By itsajenism
We live in Roosevelt and love it! :)  (Right on...

We live in Roosevelt and love it! :)  (Right on the other side/east side of I-5 from Green Lake -- 1/2 of a mile from Green Lake playground.)  
Transit and Biking is great from here. 
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   09-07-2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 235
Posted By itsajenism
My 7 y/o DS1 is exactly like those described...

My 7 y/o DS1 is exactly like those described here. Very verbal, far beyond his age with vocabulary/ideas, but reading, writing and spelling are at the very low end for his age/grade, if not falling...
Forum: Homebirth   08-22-2012, 09:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 432
Posted By itsajenism
I didn't really have any serious plans for help...

I didn't really have any serious plans for help with DS1 when I was in labor with DS2, though I did have someone on standby just in case I decided I needed someone. This time I'm planning on the...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   07-26-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 909
Posted By itsajenism
This might be a little late... but thought I'd...

This might be a little late... but thought I'd chime in anyway. 
 
My first birth was at Steven's Hospital and was a horrible experience. I can DM you details if you want. 
FWIW, I have yet to...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   05-29-2010, 12:11 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,480
Posted By itsajenism
Decided to opt for really early (thanks for the...

Decided to opt for really early (thanks for the suggestion mamachicken) and ran by myself this morning. So much easier without a stroller and/or a 5 year old on a bike that I have to keep an eye on....
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   05-26-2010, 02:46 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,480
Posted By itsajenism
Blisters are healed (FINALLY!) and I've worn my...

Blisters are healed (FINALLY!) and I've worn my shoes for two full days now without any new blisters forming or pain. http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif

I only made it through...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   05-17-2010, 07:13 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,480
Posted By itsajenism
http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/jo...

http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif for all of you who are running for 20+ minutes.

I've missed two runs now and will probably be starting over at the beginning in the next...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   05-10-2010, 08:46 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,480
Posted By itsajenism
did week 1 day 2 today. much harder this time...

did week 1 day 2 today. much harder this time and i'm considering doing it again on wednesday. i'm not really happy with how it felt, but i'm also not sure if that means i should re-do it until i'm...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   05-09-2010, 05:28 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,480
Posted By itsajenism
Just started yesterday. Week 1 Day 1. The...

Just started yesterday. Week 1 Day 1.
The middle of the workout was the hardest for me and I found myself being thankful that the intervals were short. I'm not sure I would have been able to run...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   05-05-2010, 03:16 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 7,480
Posted By itsajenism
Hi ladies! Thought I'd join this group for...

Hi ladies!

Thought I'd join this group for some inspiration. http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif I haven't started yet as I still need to get out and get some running shoes...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   04-15-2010, 09:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 985
Posted By itsajenism
I second the quinoa suggestion. Here is a recipe...

I second the quinoa suggestion. Here is a recipe I use:

1/2 cup quinoa
1 cup water
1 tablespoon packed brown sugar
2 teaspoons maple syrup
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
dry or sliced fresh fruit...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-17-2010, 10:41 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,544
Posted By itsajenism
DS1: Avocado at around 12 months (we delayed...

DS1: Avocado at around 12 months (we delayed solids).

We will likely delay solids and start with avocado with DS2 as well.
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-17-2010, 09:31 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,712
Posted By itsajenism
18 months PP with DS1.

18 months PP with DS1.
Forum: Homebirth   03-17-2010, 08:24 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,806
Posted By itsajenism
I would not... and did not. My 2nd birth was...

I would not... and did not.
My 2nd birth was really fast and my midwife did not make it in time. The students arrived 20 minutes after birth and the midwife arrived 40 minutes after.
The thought...
Forum: Homebirth   03-17-2010, 08:03 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,705
Posted By itsajenism
I didn't have the peaceful birth experience so...

I didn't have the peaceful birth experience so many rave about. Mine was fast, intense and loud (my vocalizing - otherwise it was quiet). In fact, my midwife didn't even make it in time.

What...
Forum: Homebirth   03-17-2010, 07:18 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,722
Posted By itsajenism
1. If you consumed your placenta, did you...

1. If you consumed your placenta, did you consume it raw, dried, or cooked?

It was dried and encapsulated. I started it on day 2.

2. Did you experience PPD or PPP after your birth?

Not at...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   03-17-2010, 06:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 394
Posted By itsajenism
I was just coming in here to reply and suggest...

I was just coming in here to reply and suggest Megan (memiles), but I see she has already responded.

I didn't use her for doula care, but she was one of my midwives students and I adore her....
Forum: February 2010   03-17-2010, 01:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 740
Posted By itsajenism
Both of my boys have had heart rates of...

Both of my boys have had heart rates of 130-140's.
Forum: February 2010   03-14-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,215
Posted By itsajenism
Quote: Originally Posted by aramat...

Quote:
Originally Posted by aramat http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15183087)
I wish I had a food dehydrator, b/c the frozen...
Forum: February 2010   03-14-2010, 04:56 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,215
Posted By itsajenism
Quote: Originally Posted by northerngirl...

Quote:
Originally Posted by northerngirl http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15182996)
Anyone know if you have to wean your...
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