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Forum: Breastfeeding   08-16-2012, 08:42 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 9,689
Posted By Ahappymel
http://www.mothering.com/community/content/type/6...

http://www.mothering.com/community/content/type/61/id/261838/width/350/height/700 (http://www.mothering.com/community/content/type/61/id/261838/)
I had already been breastfeeding for 10 years...
Forum: Intact Care   06-17-2012, 10:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,903
Posted By Ahappymel
Yea! I saw some of those photos too. Scary...

Yea! I saw some of those photos too. Scary looking, aren't they? Well, the color is right. Hubby agrees it was a few salmon dots with pinkish urine around. The dots were more pea-sized. It's got to...
Forum: Intact Care   06-17-2012, 10:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,903
Posted By Ahappymel
Yea, thought of that too. Nursing him lots (both...

Yea, thought of that too. Nursing him lots (both of them) and trying to keep my fluids up for them.They had each been getting one supplement a day but my baby in question has been refusing the...
Forum: New Member? Introduce Yourself!   06-16-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 321
Posted By Ahappymel
welcome and so sorry for the loss of your...

welcome and so sorry for the loss of your mother. it is a very difficult thing, to lose a mother.
Forum: Intact Care   06-16-2012, 10:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,903
Posted By Ahappymel
It's been 110 degrees where we live....

It's been 110 degrees where we live....
Forum: Intact Care   06-15-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,903
Posted By Ahappymel
thank you! His UTI at 7 weeks was e.coli.   ...

thank you! His UTI at 7 weeks was e.coli.
 
I got good news a few hours ago...his urinalysis didn't show any signs of abnormal rbc's, wbc's, yeast or bacteria. We'll get the culture results on...
Forum: Intact Care   06-15-2012, 10:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,903
Posted By Ahappymel
Hello, I am the mother to four sons. My first...

Hello,
I am the mother to four sons. My first son was circumcised due to my ignorance at the time. My other 3 sons are not circumcised. My youngest two are 5 month old twins. My smallest twin had a...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-19-2012, 10:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,442
Posted By Ahappymel
I know this is a very old thread but for anyone...

I know this is a very old thread but for anyone reading this info, it's important to know.
Yes, BABIES CAN AND DO TURN at the last minute.
I had full-term twins 4 months ago. They were 7 lbs 11 oz...
Forum: Parenting   05-09-2012, 10:34 AM
Replies: 508
Views: 31,363
Posted By Ahappymel
Another of me in labor with twins, attended by...

Another of me in labor with twins, attended by midwife:http://www.mothering.com/content/type/61/id/249019/width/600/height/399...
Forum: California, Nevada   04-23-2012, 09:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 198
Posted By Ahappymel
Hi all, Mom of 3 month old twin boys, also...

Hi all,
Mom of 3 month old twin boys, also have a 10 year old and 5 yr old...all sons.
Looking for new friends in the desert communities. We just moved to North Indio.  Anyone out there....?...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   03-11-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,602
Posted By Ahappymel
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by rinap http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1347018/if-you-carried-your-twins-to-36-weeks/20#post_16908233)
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Forum: Parenting Multiples   03-11-2012, 11:03 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,602
Posted By Ahappymel
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by ithappened http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1347018/if-you-carried-your-twins-to-36-weeks#post_16907928)...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   03-10-2012, 11:13 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,602
Posted By Ahappymel
oh, and I agree with the poster who said get...

oh, and I agree with the poster who said get everything you want done by the end of your 2nd trimester. Your new motto is "There is no time like the present" LOL
Forum: Parenting Multiples   03-10-2012, 08:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,602
Posted By Ahappymel
Hi there, my twin boys are 9 weeks old now. I...

Hi there, my twin boys are 9 weeks old now. I carried them to 39 weeks/2 days. They were 7 lbs 11 oz and 7 lbs 4 oz.
Although I never was put on bedrest, I found that my body definitely needed to...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-29-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By Ahappymel
Just spoke with my city's Social Services Medi...

Just spoke with my city's Social Services Medi Cal rep who says that income cut off for family of 6 varies for the program. But asset cut-off is $3600. And he says it's a myth that you can't have...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-25-2012, 07:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By Ahappymel
what about our 2nd car? should we sell it? ...

what about our 2nd car? should we sell it?
anyone know what the asset cut-off is for a family of 6?
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-24-2012, 05:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By Ahappymel
Oh dear. Well, it looks like we'll qualify for...

Oh dear. Well, it looks like we'll qualify for coverage for the twins and 5 yr old. But since we're not under $30,000 does that mean my 10 year old can't have coverage? What other programs are out...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   02-19-2012, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By Ahappymel
Hi there, Will a family of 6 (me, dh, son age...

Hi there, Will a family of 6 (me, dh, son age 10, son age 5, sons age 7 weeks-twins) qualify for Medi Cal with a family income of $39,000 or lower? We have one family car, and another clunker with...
Forum: C-section Birth   01-10-2012, 10:53 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,518
Posted By Ahappymel
hi, my c-section was just last week, i have...

hi, my c-section was just last week, i have twins, Labored at home for 15 hrs (not long I know) then 2 hrs of pushing. twin a would not descend and my midwife suspected a posterior, odd position....
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   01-07-2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 542
Posted By Ahappymel
Thank you so much for the loving and detailed...

Thank you so much for the loving and detailed response!
I do believe that my milk has not fully developed yet...but upon waking this morning, my breasts are feeling more full.
I tend not to worry...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   01-07-2012, 01:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 542
Posted By Ahappymel
Hello, I need some serious help from you...

Hello,
I need some serious help from you knowledgeable and experienced lactation consultants/specialists out there.
My twin boys were born via c-section on New Year's Day (after a beautiful...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   12-17-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,271
Posted By Ahappymel
If I have to transfer, it's going to be for an...

If I have to transfer, it's going to be for an emergency...in which case, I will support the measures that they are trained to use in emergencies. That is what they are good at.
Forum: Parenting Multiples   12-17-2011, 11:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,271
Posted By Ahappymel
I keep looking for the "like" button LOL Too...

I keep looking for the "like" button LOL Too much Facebook for me, I guess http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/wink1.gif
Thank you for those encouraging words, Broodywoodsgal, and to everyone...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   12-16-2011, 10:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,271
Posted By Ahappymel
As for the risk of turning multiples, for...

As for the risk of turning multiples, for clarification, I wasn't talking about them trying to turn him while I'm pregnant with both of them. I wanted to know if they would attempt to turn him AFTER...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   12-16-2011, 09:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,271
Posted By Ahappymel
Oh, by the way....both midwives confirmed...

Oh, by the way....both midwives confirmed position of my 2nd twin and they do not agree with the Kaiser nurse's assessment that he is "transverse".
His head is under my ribs on my left side, his...
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