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Forum: Life With a Baby   11-25-2009, 12:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 499
Posted By library lady
My 2.5 year old still needs to be nursed or held...

My 2.5 year old still needs to be nursed or held to sleep a lot of the time and so does my 10 month old. In the grand scheme of things, 11 weeks old is still really tiny. I don't think I would worry...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   11-25-2009, 12:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 375
Posted By library lady
Big hugs! You are doing the right thing....

Big hugs!

You are doing the right thing. Don't let anybody try to convince you to sweep everything under the rug and move on. My brother was cut off from the rest of us for several years due to...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   06-02-2009, 05:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,416
Posted By library lady
I have had 3 homebirths with Chris Duffy. She...

I have had 3 homebirths with Chris Duffy. She will do VBAC's and she is also really good about working with you on payments. She is great about low/no intervention. I highly recommend her for a host...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   05-29-2009, 03:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 589
Posted By library lady
Prevention is usually the best thing when it...

Prevention is usually the best thing when it comes to dealing with kids. Most of the situations that you list can be avoided or turned into something fun.

If he is tossing toys around the room,...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   05-15-2009, 01:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 517
Posted By library lady
Porter/Kingwood

Porter/Kingwood
Forum: Gentle Discipline   05-13-2009, 09:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 731
Posted By library lady
If you don't have time to actually go to the...

If you don't have time to actually go to the store, perhaps you could sit down with him and look at toys on the internet. My DD would nag me about going to the store to look at toys so I asked her...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-12-2009, 11:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 281
Posted By library lady
My 4 mo needs lots of love and attention. I can...

My 4 mo needs lots of love and attention. I can put her down for short spurts when she is sleeping. Until recently, I could put her down in the bassinet or little kicking chair or swing. Now, she...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-12-2009, 07:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 623
Posted By library lady
I've caught snippets of the infomercial and I...

I've caught snippets of the infomercial and I think it is ridiculous. It seems like a money making scheme.
Forum: Gentle Discipline   05-12-2009, 01:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By library lady
We have a routine where everyone goes to the...

We have a routine where everyone goes to the potty before we leave. I try to time it so that my almost 5 yo is on the potty while I am washing my hands so she will hear the running water.
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-12-2009, 01:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 602
Posted By library lady
Look around for xbox games that might be...

Look around for xbox games that might be appropriate. There are also some really good computer games out there too.

Is there a particular character or theme that your daughter likes? If so, get...
Forum: Postpartum Depression   05-11-2009, 09:36 PM
Replies: 10
  Help.
Views: 580
Posted By library lady
http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smili...

http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/hug.gif

It is hard to bond with a baby when they won't let you hold him/her. I felt that way with my oldest even though she was full term. They...
Forum: Personal Growth   05-11-2009, 09:15 PM
Replies: 21
  My MIL
Views: 1,272
Posted By library lady
Didn't read the other posts but wanted to...

Didn't read the other posts but wanted to commiserate with you. My MIL is a crazy UAV. I loved her and made our relationship work until I had to live with her for 5 months. She would compalain about...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   05-11-2009, 05:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 277
Posted By library lady
In our house, we try to find safe & gentle ways...

In our house, we try to find safe & gentle ways for the big ones to play with the little ones. I try to encourage them to interact as much as possible. My 2 yo will play pat-a-cake with her baby...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-11-2009, 03:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 841
Posted By library lady
You are not too attached. I would never leave my...

You are not too attached. I would never leave my babies at that age to go out bar hopping. When my oldest was little, I had to work but that was the ONLY reason I would leave her and that was only...
Forum: Breastfeeding   05-10-2009, 01:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 126
Posted By library lady
Once the new born gets here, make sure that...

Once the new born gets here, make sure that he/she gets to nurse first. I always tell my 2 yo that baby has to nurse first. Baby gets attached and comfy then big sis joins in. Other than that, I...
Forum: Family Planning   05-09-2009, 11:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 593
Posted By library lady
My DH went in for the consult and has his...

My DH went in for the consult and has his scheduled for June. I would make sure that your DH does his own research. We weighed the options of DH having a vasectomy vs. me having a tubal. We have 4...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   05-09-2009, 09:22 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,051
Posted By library lady
It is HIS mother. Why can't he go see her and...

It is HIS mother. Why can't he go see her and let you and the kids stay home? I would not want to spend mother's day with my MIL at all.
Forum: Life with a Toddler   05-09-2009, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 245
Posted By library lady
Sounds normal to me. All of my kids have done...

Sounds normal to me. All of my kids have done this.
Forum: Gentle Discipline   05-06-2009, 05:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 366
Posted By library lady
How about letting him goof around while you get...

How about letting him goof around while you get the little ones ready for bed. After that, go in and help him get himself together. I find that my 7 year old goofs off a lot to get my attention....
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-05-2009, 07:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 961
Posted By library lady
I didn't read the rest of the responses but I...

I didn't read the rest of the responses but I have to respond and send you lots of hugs.

When my DD was potty learning, she got a little sister. Then we moved when little sister was 6 months old....
Forum: Personal Growth   05-04-2009, 07:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 896
Posted By library lady
I could have written your post! I have been...

I could have written your post! I have been trying to get my mom to quit but she just doesn't seem to want to for some reason. The bottom line is that you have to really want to quit. I have been...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-03-2009, 07:29 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,456
Posted By library lady
I have a DD that is almost 8 and these kinds of...

I have a DD that is almost 8 and these kinds of situations seem to occur all of the time. It is normal behavior. If there were only 4 kids, I lay the blame on the mother that was hosting. It is her...
Forum: Parenting   05-03-2009, 12:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 400
Posted By library lady
Ah, I have found a home! I have 4 girls....

Ah, I have found a home!

I have 4 girls. Anna almost 8, Julia almost 5, Melissa 2, and Jessica 4 months. When we were pregnant with #4, everyone kept telling me that we were going to have a boy...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   05-02-2009, 10:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,311
Posted By library lady
Quote: Originally Posted by alegna...

Quote:
Originally Posted by alegna http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13692748)
Yay! Chris is magic in that department...
Forum: Birth Professionals   04-27-2009, 01:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 624
Posted By library lady
I am not a birth professional but this is a...

I am not a birth professional but this is a topic that I have done quite a bit of research on due to having had a 4th degree tear with my first daughter. Tears are definitely rated fourth degree....
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