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Forum: Life With a Baby   08-22-2012, 08:12 PM
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Posted By smiles2012
Okay, so I found out that an alternative to...

Okay, so I found out that an alternative to steroid can be nipple cream or baby kisses...both contain lanolin. Seems way more natural. I think it's worth a try? What do you think?
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-22-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By smiles2012
I am so frustrated and sad right now. I...

I am so frustrated and sad right now.

I used script for seven days (sparingly, bottle says twice a day, I did once a day) and then stopped. She has had baby soft, no redness or bumpy...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-18-2012, 07:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 488
Posted By smiles2012
I'll have to look into that...I had planned to...

I'll have to look into that...I had planned to start on whole grain cereal or oatmeal in a few weeks now that excema is cleared up, so not to derail the thread, but are you just doing fats, veggies...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-18-2012, 07:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 488
Posted By smiles2012
I'm curious, why are you holding off on grains...

I'm curious, why are you holding off on grains until 2?
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-18-2012, 07:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By smiles2012
So, I try to be as natural as possible, but...

So, I try to be as natural as possible, but after four months of Infant excema, I tried a script. I am shocked!!!! I never knew Rosebud's skin could be so soft. Even when I thought their were no...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-18-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 745
Posted By smiles2012
As far as cereal in the bottle, my ped said a...

As far as cereal in the bottle, my ped said a baby can more easily asperate on it. I'm not sure with an older baby if that would happen...around here people put cereal in the bottle at 2 weeks...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-18-2012, 07:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 375
Posted By smiles2012
The only thing my DD slept with at that age ......

The only thing my DD slept with at that age ... And now at 5 months is her wub a nub paci. It has a very small stuffed animal attached to the paci and she loves to pull it out of her mouth and put...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-11-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 599
Posted By smiles2012
Ive never had to do that. I gave DD Just a few...

Ive never had to do that. I gave DD Just a few oz of apple prune juice (Gerber sells tiny bottles of it) every few hours until the deed was done. She hadn't gone in seven days and that's what the...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-11-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 745
Posted By smiles2012
I would avoid putting cereal in the bottle. ...

I would avoid putting cereal in the bottle.

I'm going to start with oatmeal or rice cereal and veggies. I've read that it's best to introduce fruit after veggies, more like a dessert.
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-09-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 716
Posted By smiles2012
Chiming in one more time. It's unfortunate, but...

Chiming in one more time. It's unfortunate, but I have not found one environmentally friendly disposable that wouldn't leak at some point. If you don't want to wash covers, I'd go with a mainstream...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-08-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 355
Posted By smiles2012
Spring Baby in south Texas...about 80s outside...

Spring Baby in south Texas...about 80s outside and took almost three weeks!!

Good point about gestational age...due date was somewhat of a guess but weight, feet and scores indicated 39-40 weeks,...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-07-2012, 10:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 851
Posted By smiles2012
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by mamazee http://www.mothering.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1359915/thoughts-on-european-vacation-baby-or-no-baby#post_17069446)

I...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-07-2012, 09:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 288
Posted By smiles2012
Babysat again tonight...and you know what....I'm...

Babysat again tonight...and you know what....I'm the aunty, so no need for him to cry ( he cries about bedtime if I'm with him or not) ...he fell asleep in my arms at 10:15!!! Oh well, that's what...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-07-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 23,573
Posted By smiles2012
DD has excema and it was quite sever all over...

DD has excema and it was quite sever all over her tummy, aggravated by the heat here. I did cave into using hydrocortisone for five days (doc said that's the max) and slathered cetaphil Restoraderm...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-06-2012, 09:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 851
Posted By smiles2012
Well, I'm definitely considering it. Talked...

Well, I'm definitely considering it.

Talked to my brother and they are definitely not bringing his children ( he says he and his wife want a vacation for themselves), and the in-laws will watch...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-06-2012, 01:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 399
Posted By smiles2012
I started using a paci four weeks ago, just at...

I started using a paci four weeks ago, just at night....she usually spits it out, but it does soothe her and she will mess with it, even if not in her mouth and fall back asleep.

Cons: to me the...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-06-2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 295
Posted By smiles2012
Do you have a pediatrician. If not, you might...

Do you have a pediatrician. If not, you might just call one, or the nurse at the children's hospital to find out. I wouldn't be alarmed by the crying as it probably hurts and the ointment, while...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-06-2012, 08:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 851
Posted By smiles2012
I'm going to bring it up to my parents, who...

I'm going to bring it up to my parents, who absolutely love taking care of all their grand kids...at home.....but I have a feeling it's one of those things where they wouldnt have an issue with DD...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-05-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By smiles2012
Well, we are mostly using the Moby still and she...

Well, we are mostly using the Moby still and she does great! I think she is still a little small for the ergo without an insert...her head is barely above the top. We did a morning walk with the...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-05-2012, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,087
Posted By smiles2012
Have you tried solids yet? My pediatrician said...

Have you tried solids yet? My pediatrician said to hold off on solids but that a drastic change in sleep pattern is a sign of being ready and needing more than milk.
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-05-2012, 10:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 851
Posted By smiles2012
Ok, so I have been given the opportunity to...

Ok, so I have been given the opportunity to attend a wedding in Paris where we will stay "free" at the chateau and then travel around France for about ten days. It's a once in a lifetime trip, but...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-04-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 288
Posted By smiles2012
Yes...I feel dumb that I didn't immediately try...

Yes...I feel dumb that I didn't immediately try That! Sleeping soundly now.
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-04-2012, 07:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 288
Posted By smiles2012
*sigh* I felt guilty letting him watch some tv,...

*sigh* I felt guilty letting him watch some tv, but I kept comforting him despite the screaming and i turned on cartoons and he did fall asleep.I never knew ten minutes of crying could be so...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-04-2012, 06:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 288
Posted By smiles2012
Ok, so I'm giving my brother and SIL time out...

Ok, so I'm giving my brother and SIL time out with the oldest. It's bedtime and my brother said he might cry a little when he goes down to sleep...now.

He is SCREAMING. Its hard to imagine my...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-04-2012, 02:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 635
Posted By smiles2012
Personally, I think it is very important to have...

Personally, I think it is very important to have a doctor, whether pediatrician or family practitioner. With some effort, you can usually find one that you could use for just well checks that wont...
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