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Forum: Life with a Toddler   05-13-2012, 10:50 AM
Replies: 8
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Posted By sunshynbaby
My son is afraid of loud noises. It is a...

My son is afraid of loud noises. It is a perfectly normal kid fear. I find that he is more at ease if I can SHOW him where the noise is coming from before it starts (vacuum, dishwasher, etc). I...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   05-13-2012, 10:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 765
Posted By sunshynbaby
Mama advice needed... how long do you let...

Mama advice needed... how long do you let diarrhea and general sickness (taking two naps a day and needing to lay down between ten minutes bursts of playtime) go before you seek medical attention?...
Forum: Diapering   08-16-2011, 03:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 761
Posted By sunshynbaby
I LOVE Thirsties. Unfortunately they run small...

I LOVE Thirsties. Unfortunately they run small and he is growing out of the largest size http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/greensad.gif they will not fit the bulk needed for nighttime for...
Forum: Diapering   08-16-2011, 09:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 761
Posted By sunshynbaby
I forgot to mention that I am on a very tight...

I forgot to mention that I am on a very tight budget. I could probably get away with spending about $50 more for covers that don't stink or other reccommendations. The motherease cover worked last...
Forum: Diapering   08-15-2011, 08:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 761
Posted By sunshynbaby
I am switching from using sposies at night for...

I am switching from using sposies at night for my 30 pound and growing two year old DS.  We have some toddler prefolds and covers.  The Bummis covers I bought get really stinky after just one use,...
Forum: Diapering   06-22-2011, 07:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 588
Posted By sunshynbaby
I don't know if I can get my SAHD to lose the...

I don't know if I can get my SAHD to lose the snappy. He is quite set in his ways.  I'll work on it!
Forum: Diapering   06-21-2011, 09:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 588
Posted By sunshynbaby
They are unbleached Indian, but I got them on...

They are unbleached Indian, but I got them on Amazon.  They might not be the best quality... Also I think my husband uses the snappy a bit too tight :(  I took the middle snappy claw out to try to...
Forum: Diapering   06-21-2011, 08:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 588
Posted By sunshynbaby
We have been using the same size prefolds for a...

We have been using the same size prefolds for a year or more now.  Some of them are starting to get holes in the first layer (big and small).  I wonder if that is from using a snappi, or we have...
Forum: Diapering   07-06-2010, 10:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 759
Posted By sunshynbaby
Thanks for the recs everybody!!!

Thanks for the recs everybody!!!
Forum: Diapering Reviews   07-06-2010, 12:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,359
Posted By sunshynbaby
I still love Thirsties, but my DS is 26 pounds...

I still love Thirsties, but my DS is 26 pounds and growing out of size two in the duo covers. The fitted sized large still has some room to grow, but I fear they won't last until he is out of...
Forum: Diapering   07-05-2010, 11:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,101
Posted By sunshynbaby
We use a dresser, but are just moving to the...

We use a dresser, but are just moving to the bed/floor because he is too big for it (he kicks everything down). I don't think I could have dealt with using the floor for those frequent diaper...
Forum: Diapering   07-05-2010, 05:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 464
Posted By sunshynbaby
Since I am sleeping with him and don't want to...

Since I am sleeping with him and don't want to roll over in pee later, I do wake him. He rarely has leaks, though.
Forum: Diapering   07-05-2010, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 759
Posted By sunshynbaby
Is there life after Thirsties? My 26 pound 11...

Is there life after Thirsties? My 26 pound 11 month old son is getting too big for the size two in the duo. He still might fit in the Large size in the fitted, but we only have two of those and I...
Forum: Life With a Baby   04-20-2010, 12:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 521
Posted By sunshynbaby
Sometimes DS's poop is so thick and sticky that...

Sometimes DS's poop is so thick and sticky that I have to use a spatula (never used for cooking lol) to scrape it off his CD.
Forum: Life With a Baby   04-11-2010, 12:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 570
Posted By sunshynbaby
I bought those bibs from IKEA, and any liquidy...

I bought those bibs from IKEA, and any liquidy food goes right through them. I take his shirt off and use a hand towel and a clothes pin. It covers his lap under the tray for crumby/messy food. I...
Forum: Life With a Baby   04-07-2010, 12:23 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,129
Posted By sunshynbaby
That's what dogs are for, lol! I'm big into the...

That's what dogs are for, lol! I'm big into the exploring food (aka make a mess) camp, though I admit there are times I don't let him have the spoon because I don't have time for the mess. I also...
Forum: Life With a Baby   04-06-2010, 11:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,051
Posted By sunshynbaby
I've gone back and forth depending on if he is...

I've gone back and forth depending on if he is going through a phase with longer stretches of sleep (oh how I miss those lol). Now I usually just wear an old tshirt with boob slits cut out and hope...
Forum: Life With a Baby   04-06-2010, 12:19 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 877
Posted By sunshynbaby
My eight month old had breast milk all day. ...

My eight month old had breast milk all day.

Breakfast - 2-3 Trader Joe-O's (I offer him a small amount of these every morning to practice his not yet mastered pincer grasp and feed a couple to...
Forum: Life With a Baby   04-06-2010, 12:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 958
Posted By sunshynbaby
Whole milk yoghurt is yummy mixed with lots of...

Whole milk yoghurt is yummy mixed with lots of different things. I just introduced DS to hard boiled egg yolks, and he loves them. I also heard that hard boiled egg yolks are good used to thicken...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-26-2010, 12:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 275
Posted By sunshynbaby
Quote: Originally Posted by Abraisme...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Abraisme http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15225570)
I put my DD in her highchair starting around...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-24-2010, 12:47 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,247
Posted By sunshynbaby
The only thing you are teaching her when you...

The only thing you are teaching her when you pick her up when she cries is that she has a loving parent who she can depend on to respond to her needs. That makes her feel secure, which is a GOOD...
Forum: Parenting   03-22-2010, 01:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,294
Posted By sunshynbaby
I would be super pissed and probably would be...

I would be super pissed and probably would be reluctant to watch her dd again (sick or not). What a selfish woman! No one wants to get sick, and anyone who would expose a baby to the stomach flu...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-16-2010, 06:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By sunshynbaby
We started ds on chunks and bits blw style. We...

We started ds on chunks and bits blw style. We have had little success with that. On a whim last week I made him a cantelope and breast milk smoothie. Dh fed it to him and he gobbled it up like he...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-16-2010, 01:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,977
Posted By sunshynbaby
Quote: Originally Posted by texaspeach...

Quote:
Originally Posted by texaspeach http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15189930)
it's been a week here, no crawling yet
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Forum: Life With a Baby   03-15-2010, 07:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By sunshynbaby
If you have limited space, I wouldn't take it....

If you have limited space, I wouldn't take it. The kind that hangs in doorways is so much smaller. I personally try to limit the time they use that kind of thing, so it wouldn't be worth it to me....
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