Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 247
Search took 0.10 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: pokeyac
Forum: Breastfeeding   Yesterday, 03:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 14
Posted By pokeyac
It takes a while for your supply to regulate and...

It takes a while for your supply to regulate and at the beginning there can be quite a lot of milk. With time, they normally figure it out and make just enough. Are you pumping instead of nursing...
Forum: Queer Parenting   Yesterday, 01:27 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 828
Posted By pokeyac
prettyisa No, we haven't made much progress. My...

prettyisa No, we haven't made much progress. My wife said she would get up with him one weekend, but he ended up sleeping until 5 or 6 each night so I just nursed him so we could get some more...
Forum: Infertility   Yesterday, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 40
Posted By pokeyac
Just be a good friend and support, listen. Don't...

Just be a good friend and support, listen. Don't offer advice. Let her feel what she feels. I wouldn't avoid talking about the pregnancy unless that's what she wants you to do because if people...
Forum: Infertility   Yesterday, 11:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 13
Posted By pokeyac
I seriously doubt it would. Are you talking...

I seriously doubt it would. Are you talking immediately after the IUI or days later? An ectopic pregnancy would occur when the embryo implants in the tube instead of the uterine wall and that...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 11:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 108
Posted By pokeyac
The reported post and its quotes have been...

The reported post and its quotes have been removed. This is a support-only forum. New users should read the guidelines of the forum before posting.
Thank you,
Pokey
Moderator
Forum: New Member? Introduce Yourself!   01-27-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 1
  Newbie
Views: 10
Posted By pokeyac
:w jlaine28! We're so glad you have joined us! ...

:w jlaine28! We're so glad you have joined us! Let us know if there is anything we can help you with in the community.
Pokey
Forum: Birth and Beyond   01-26-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 2
  Breech
Views: 28
Posted By pokeyac
Sometimes it's hard to tell where the baby is...

Sometimes it's hard to tell where the baby is exactly. She may be punching you! Check out the spinning babies website, they have belly mapping you can do to figure out the baby's position. She...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   01-26-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 32
Posted By pokeyac
You can ovulate before having your first PPAF so...

You can ovulate before having your first PPAF so it is possible to get pregnant, not incredibly likely, but possible. An early ultrasound would help you determine a due date. I hope you have an...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   01-26-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 113
Posted By pokeyac
I saw Dirty Dancing on tour back in the day. ...

I saw Dirty Dancing on tour back in the day. They had some of the people who sang the songs on the soundtrack and lots of dirty dancing. I was a huge fan of the movie!
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-26-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 42
Posted By pokeyac
Have you tried an air purifier? Children who...

Have you tried an air purifier? Children who live near a highway are more likely to develop asthma from the pollution in the air.
Forum: Queer Parenting   01-26-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 828
Posted By pokeyac
Congratulations painefaria and welcome! I hope...

Congratulations painefaria and welcome! I hope all goes well the next 9 months!
Forum: Queer Parenting   01-26-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 46
Posted By pokeyac
No worries! It's not that easy to see...

No worries! It's not that easy to see unfortunately. I hope it helps.:grin:
Forum: Queer Parenting   01-22-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 828
Posted By pokeyac
hopeful22 I hope everything starts naturally. ...

hopeful22 I hope everything starts naturally. My son was born at 40+6. I had emailed my doctor about an induction date and then I went into labor the next morning. Maybe get a pedicure or some...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   01-21-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 89
Posted By pokeyac
I don't think it's true that she would have zero...

I don't think it's true that she would have zero choices about her birth. You always have choices. She may have no choice who attends her birth, but that may or may not be a problem. Some OB's are...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   01-21-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 89
Posted By pokeyac
I don't know if they would give you trouble...

I don't know if they would give you trouble because of not having prenatal care, but they would probably want to know who your doctor or midwife was. If you were in their system, they might be able...
Forum: Queer Parenting   01-20-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 828
Posted By pokeyac
I couldn't find a law for CA on when boosters are...

I couldn't find a law for CA on when boosters are ok but the guideline seems to be when they reach the max limits on the car seat, you can move to a booster. My son is the same size as Cohen. He is...
Forum: Breastfeeding   01-20-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 64
Posted By pokeyac
In early labor, contractions can be more than 5...

In early labor, contractions can be more than 5 minutes apart and last from 30 seconds to a minute. In active labor, contractions are usually 5 minutes apart or closer and last about a minute. ...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   01-20-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 135
Posted By pokeyac
I think it's fine if your husband's not there. ...

I think it's fine if your husband's not there. If he won't be able to function, that's not much help to you. That link I gave you above goes to the DONA website. They train doulas. You could find...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-20-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 93
Posted By pokeyac
We didn't buy an actual changing table, but a...

We didn't buy an actual changing table, but a table that was about size of the changing pad like the picture below. It has drawers and then a shelf below with lots of space for 2 big baskets that...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-20-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 26,240
Posted By pokeyac
There's an app called Skin Deep that you can use...

There's an app called Skin Deep that you can use to get ratings on body care products. You can scan the bar code from your phone or look up products by name. It's pretty handy.
Forum: Life with a Toddler   01-20-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 120
Posted By pokeyac
His behavior is unacceptable. It is not normal...

His behavior is unacceptable. It is not normal to shout at toddlers. It is certainly normal to get frustrated with toddlers, but as adults, we are more mature and should have learned how to control...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   01-20-2015, 01:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 42
Posted By pokeyac
Hello jelaine! Welcome to Mothering! You may...

Hello jelaine! Welcome to Mothering! You may also want to post your question in our Special Needs Parenting forum (http://www.mothering.com/forum/157-special-needs-parenting/)for a better response.
Forum: Queer Parenting   01-20-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 46
Posted By pokeyac
Hello! Here is a link to our Resources...

Hello! Here is a link to our Resources (http://www.mothering.com/forum/235-queer-parenting/1305778-queer-parenting-resources.html#post16354970) page. It can be found at the top of the main forum...
Forum: Queer Parenting   01-20-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 828
Posted By pokeyac
Congratulations @DarcySD...

Congratulations @DarcySD (http://www.mothering.com/forum/member.php?u=208560) ! Maybe the fresh swimmers did the trick? How are you feeling now that your wife is carrying? I hope the pregnancy is...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   01-20-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 135
Posted By pokeyac
I have to agree with wanderinblues and...

I have to agree with wanderinblues and dhsredhead. Having a support person there is key! I have worked as a volunteer doula myself. The nurses will be there but not the whole time. They have...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 247

 
Forum Jump: