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Forum: Toddler Nutrition   10-12-2013, 02:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 368
Posted By nmouse
I second pretty much everything JeanetteHannah...

I second pretty much everything JeanetteHannah said. I have a picky 2-year-old too, and I have had to learn what to do and what not to do.
 
Above all, be patient. Abandon airplane and any other...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-12-2013, 02:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 783
Posted By nmouse
We're doing co-op preschool one morning a week....

We're doing co-op preschool one morning a week. It's offered through the local community college, and the parents stay there with the kids. We see the same kids, same parents, same teacher every...
Forum: Finding Your Tribe   10-11-2013, 10:04 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,842
Posted By nmouse
@rubidoux - There is a ton of fat love available...

@rubidoux - There is a ton of fat love available from the community of amazing people who attend NOLOSE. If you like what the NOLOSE site is all about, you might like to join their Facebook group,...
Forum: Finding Your Tribe   08-11-2012, 04:43 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,842
Posted By nmouse
It's been almost a year since I posted on here!...

It's been almost a year since I posted on here! My baby is ten months old and we are looking at getting him a frame pack carrier (maybe a Deuter) for walks. I am not wild about going frame pack, but...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   12-08-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 300
Posted By nmouse
  I am looking for advice from other moms with...


I am looking for advice from other moms with sleep apnea who breastfeed. 

My son and I have had a really rough time with breastfeeding. He was born with a  tongue tie and some structural...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   10-28-2011, 09:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,081
Posted By nmouse
thanks for the suggestions. I drank some beer...

thanks for the suggestions. I drank some beer but then stopped when I read in the Sears book that alcohol actually decreases supply. Maybe I will start again.
 
I've been taking Motherlove More...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   10-28-2011, 05:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,081
Posted By nmouse
My son was born at 37 weeks and needed...

My son was born at 37 weeks and needed breastmilk right away to stabilize low blood sugar. He nursed on my doula and has been getting donated breast milk ever since. He wasn't able to latch on my...
Forum: October 2011   10-05-2011, 05:38 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 5,952
Posted By nmouse
Shonahsmom congrats on your baby! My midwife and...

Shonahsmom congrats on your baby! My midwife and her apprentice today told me that they have had 10 and 9 pound babies, respectively, and they are each very small women without GD. They also said...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-20-2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 2,268
Views: 331,368
Posted By nmouse
Those of you who are just starting RRL near the...

Those of you who are just starting RRL near the end of pregnancy, how strong are you making it? Right now I boil a quart of water with a tablespoon of RRL with a scant tablespoon of nettle and a...
Forum: November 2011   09-20-2011, 09:48 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,914
Posted By nmouse
I had been having a lot of worry about...

I had been having a lot of worry about transverse because I've read it is more common in women who have a septate uterus, which I have. However, at my most recent prenatal he was vertex and low in...
Forum: November 2011   09-12-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,914
Posted By nmouse
I will be 33 weeks tomorrow and my baby is...

I will be 33 weeks tomorrow and my baby is transverse. I was so happy and enjoying all the little kicks and hiccups right up until I found out he'd switched from head down to transverse. I keep...
Forum: Finding Your Tribe   09-12-2011, 05:42 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,842
Posted By nmouse
    Quote:Originally Posted...



 
Quote:Originally Posted by njessirae http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1306932/fat-mamas/20#post_16651143)

 I've taken quite...
Forum: October 2011   09-10-2011, 06:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 352
Posted By nmouse
Me. My baby is transverse at 32-33 weeks with...

Me. My baby is transverse at 32-33 weeks with his head on my left and his butt on my right. Even though he was head down last time I had an ultrasound, apparently he likes this better. I have been...
Forum: November 2011   08-11-2011, 05:31 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,273
Posted By nmouse
I just did my 28 week check with my midwife,...

I just did my 28 week check with my midwife, where for 7 days I checked with my home bg monitor my fasting and then 1 and 2 hour post-meal blood glucose. There were a few higher numbers, but mostly...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   07-31-2011, 10:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 872
Posted By nmouse
I have an Ikea Gulliver crib that I was...

I have an Ikea Gulliver crib that I was contemplating using as a sidecar (snugged to the bed with the bedward crib side removed) when I have my baby, but I also have sleep apnea and use a VPAP...
Forum: October 2011   07-26-2011, 08:52 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 7,879
Posted By nmouse
Hearts to everyone going through the GD testing...

Hearts to everyone going through the GD testing woes! 
 
Dragonflymom I am nesting too, though I don't have much to nest with yet. Since it's my first baby, I am pretty bewildered about what I...
Forum: Finding Your Tribe   07-26-2011, 08:43 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,842
Posted By nmouse
Any advice about baby wearing for larger-bodied...

Any advice about baby wearing for larger-bodied people? I am putting together a baby registry and one of the things I know I want is baby wraps & slings that will work for me and my partner, who is...
Forum: California, Nevada   07-15-2011, 08:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 123
Posted By nmouse
I used Golden Key Express...

I used Golden Key Express (http://www.goldenkeyexpress.com) to get a car across country in 2009. It cost $1,065. They had good reviews with the BBB and their quote didn't seem too out of line with...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   07-15-2011, 07:57 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,380
Posted By nmouse
The last thing I really cooked was red lentil...

The last thing I really cooked was red lentil dal with brown rice and green salad. The curry does well as a freezer meal too.
 
Otherwise it's mostly grain-of-choice + steamed-veg-of-choice +...
Forum: Single Parenting   07-15-2011, 01:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,923
Posted By nmouse
These answers have been really helpful. Thanks...

These answers have been really helpful. Thanks everyone!
Forum: Working and Student Parents   07-15-2011, 01:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,891
Posted By nmouse
Thanks everyone for answers and suggestions.  ...

Thanks everyone for answers and suggestions.
 
Anna Phor, we're a male-female unmarried couple, planning to remain that way, and we're considering giving the child a name that is unique to him,...
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   07-14-2011, 05:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,137
Posted By nmouse
Jeannine that is the same thing we are thinking...

Jeannine that is the same thing we are thinking of doing! I have been trying to get information about options, and in many places I have seen women posting about how they kept their birth name at...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   07-14-2011, 01:45 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 219
Posted By nmouse
Do any of you Portland area people have...

Do any of you Portland area people have suggestions for gyms I could go to as a visitor a few times that wouldn't charge me a ton to use their cardio equipment or pool?
 
I am visiting family in...
Forum: November 2011   07-14-2011, 01:03 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,273
Posted By nmouse
I am declining the test. I don't think it's...

I am declining the test. I don't think it's healthy and I suspect it leads to misdiagnoses. I took the 3 hour test ages ago when I wasn't pregnant but had borderline blood sugars, and it was...
Forum: November 2011   07-14-2011, 12:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,068
Posted By nmouse
Normally we fly across country to spend...

Normally we fly across country to spend Thanksgiving with friends, but this year we'll stay put and let just a few of my closest friends come to us (maybe, if I feel like it) to help out after the...
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