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Forum: The Childhood Years   12-17-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,257
Posted By caetlinh
I don't have time to read all of your responses,...

I don't have time to read all of your responses, looks like there's a lot of good stuff there but wanted to say I know where you're at. DD has always been a tough eater -wouldn't even accept solids...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-17-2013, 09:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 405
Posted By caetlinh
How funny, we have the EXACT same problem.  Our...

How funny, we have the EXACT same problem.  Our neighbors have become very intertwined with our family because when DS was born very sick and needed lots of extra TLC for the first 9 months, they...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-17-2013, 08:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By caetlinh
3 yr old DD is really giving us a run for our...

3 yr old DD is really giving us a run for our money.  Always a very easy going, very happy-go-lucky, super extravert kid pretty much turned into the opposite shortly after her third birthday....
Forum: Life with a Toddler   08-29-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 156
Posted By caetlinh
 HI Ladies! SO I'm currently 12 wks pg with #3,...

 HI Ladies! SO I'm currently 12 wks pg with #3, DD is turning three next month and DS is 14 months.  Each child will have a 20 month age difference from the next -ooohh boy! :)
 
DD has just last...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   08-29-2013, 05:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,299
Posted By caetlinh
My 14 month old has started doing this also...

My 14 month old has started doing this also -seems to happen mostly when he's excited, or wants to get my attention.    I was told by a friend of mine that has 3, to put him down on the floor or...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-25-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 539
Posted By caetlinh
Thanks everyone for your wonderful suggestions...

Thanks everyone for your wonderful suggestions and insight.  I did what everyone suggested, took some time to myself to really think about what would be best long term for myself and my family, and...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-18-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 178
Posted By caetlinh
My hashimotos went into "remission" after having...

My hashimotos went into "remission" after having #2.  I'm now pg with #3 and very curious to see how the thyroid responds.
 
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-18-2013, 08:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 539
Posted By caetlinh
HI Mama's-   So I haven't been on here in a...

HI Mama's-
 
So I haven't been on here in a while, but now reach out for some serious support/advice.  I know this can be a touchy issue, everyone has their opinions on what's right or wrong with...
Forum: Allergies   05-31-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 280
Posted By caetlinh
Having had two reflux babies, it sounds exactly...

Having had two reflux babies, it sounds exactly like that to me.  Spitting up is normal, but having it be excessive, combined with power puking or pain is not.  The pediatricians will ALWAYS say, if...
Forum: Women's Health   03-07-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 374
Posted By caetlinh
Hi Ladies-   Hoping some of you may have had...

Hi Ladies-
 
Hoping some of you may have had experience with pneumonia in little kids.  DD who is 2 1/2 was diagnosed today with pneumonia and a double ear infection.  Started 5 days ago with a...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   10-22-2011, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 172
Posted By caetlinh
Well, first and foremost congrats on your first...

Well, first and foremost congrats on your first pregnancy!!!  I'm also 7 weeks along, but with #2.  I've also been debating whether to have this one at home or not and am still on the fence.  We had...
Forum: Parenting   10-22-2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 419
Posted By caetlinh
yeah, you're exactly right.  I've been using the...

yeah, you're exactly right.  I've been using the ergo -as long as I'm moving she's happy.  Yesterday I held her for the first half hour, then sat on the floor with her in my lap, then slowly put her...
Forum: Parenting   10-21-2011, 05:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 419
Posted By caetlinh
Thanks everyone for your responses.  To be...

Thanks everyone for your responses.  To be honest, I never really expected an 8 month old to "play" with DD, but I didn't realize that separation anxiety could be so bad.  I've done childcare for...
Forum: Parenting   10-18-2011, 02:59 PM
Replies: 1,071
Views: 107,887
Posted By caetlinh
hilarious thread btw...   I guess my...

hilarious thread btw...
 
I guess my favorite two are first when the woman on the hiking trail stopped me and pulled me to the side to inform me that my baby couldn't breath because she was in the...
Forum: Parenting   10-18-2011, 12:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 285
Posted By caetlinh
  Anyway, just hoping for some discussion...


Anyway, just hoping for some discussion about this from those who have tried UP and even from those who have read and learned about it but don't agree with the ideas.
 
Thanks!



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Forum: Parenting   10-18-2011, 12:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 285
Posted By caetlinh
Phew! I have to say, I think we all...

Phew! I have to say, I think we all think/wonder/ponder and worry too much about all of the minuscule ins and outs of parenting.  This is just my opinion of course, but I truly feel like this is one...
Forum: Parenting   10-18-2011, 12:17 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,126
Posted By caetlinh
Beware of snooping on your teens, whether you...

Beware of snooping on your teens, whether you tell them or not doesn't change what you're doing.  My parents were the ultimate snoopers and it backfired, BIG TIME!  Unless you think there's...
Forum: Parenting   10-18-2011, 11:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 285
Posted By caetlinh
I also have questions regarding this philosophy,...

I also have questions regarding this philosophy, as I feel like we praise DD a lot!  I'm coming form the other perspective of someone who didn't grow up with any praise, and feel as though it was...
Forum: Parenting   10-18-2011, 11:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 771
Posted By caetlinh
This is tough, DD did the same until we got her...

This is tough, DD did the same until we got her a convertible car seat -which obviously you've done by now, but I wonder if getting a really big, squishy one with extra room would help?  Seeing as...
Forum: Parenting   10-18-2011, 08:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 319
Posted By caetlinh
Oh Mama, I'm so sorry, having a sick child is...

Oh Mama, I'm so sorry, having a sick child is horrible!  Although I have no experience with seizures, my daughter had GERD so bad at 4 weeks, that she was spitting up blood!  For the next 6 months I...
Forum: Parenting   10-18-2011, 08:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 419
Posted By caetlinh
Hi Mamas, thanks ahead of time for your...

Hi Mamas, thanks ahead of time for your wisdom...
 
So, here's my deal.  I took on a second kid in my home two months ago, for income and also for a playmate for my daughter who is 13 months....
Forum: Working and Student Parents   10-16-2011, 08:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By caetlinh
HI Mama, I also feel your pains, it's really...

HI Mama, I also feel your pains, it's really hard to leave them, especially when they're so little!  I had to go back to work at 6 weeks and I do 16 hr overnight shifts so I felt like I was leaving...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-16-2011, 07:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 287
Posted By caetlinh
We have two big energetic dogs, one who's more...

We have two big energetic dogs, one who's more naughty than the other, and we also seem to be saying "bad dog" a lot.  it actually does upset my 1 yr old daughter who's very sensitive to our harsh...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   10-15-2011, 05:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 130
Posted By caetlinh
I had the same problem with my first, horrible...

I had the same problem with my first, horrible nausea all the way up to week 18!!! Sorry...but I got through it and you will too!  I worked in restaurants, and the smell of the food was so off...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   10-15-2011, 05:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,346
Posted By caetlinh
I wore a nursing nightgown with my first.  It...

I wore a nursing nightgown with my first.  It was perfectly comfortable, easy to move around in, you just pull it up to have the baby or for checks, and was all set for breastfeeding!  You should be...
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