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Forum: March 2012   10-24-2011, 02:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 742
Posted By Brighids Flame
I was planning on getting an ultrasound (I...

I was planning on getting an ultrasound (I actually have my 20 week appointment tomorrow!) but now I'm kind of getting cold feet. On the one hand, if there is something that needs to be fixed in...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   10-13-2011, 01:18 PM
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Views: 1,613
Posted By Brighids Flame
Thanks for sharing your experience. I probably...

Thanks for sharing your experience. I probably should have mentioned that we don't use a bed frame, and are planning on just having our mattress on the floor, so I'm not sure if they make bedrails...
Forum: March 2012   10-08-2011, 05:34 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,717
Posted By Brighids Flame
I'm totally stealing this idea from the February...

I'm totally stealing this idea from the February 2012 DDC, because it seems like such fun! If you want to see their thread, click here...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   09-28-2011, 09:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,672
Posted By Brighids Flame
We used quart jars, which works well for things...

We used quart jars, which works well for things like quinoa, cous cous and bulgur that aren't necessarily biweekly staples. A box of Jiffy All-Purpose Mix fit into 2 jars, but for things we use more...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   09-27-2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,672
Posted By Brighids Flame
The oven worked perfectly, and I have about half...

The oven worked perfectly, and I have about half my jars filled already. It's working well, and I've already gotten compliments on how nice the jars look lined up on the counter. I actually like...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   09-23-2011, 01:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,672
Posted By Brighids Flame
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by Katarianna http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   09-23-2011, 11:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,672
Posted By Brighids Flame
I'm at the end of my rope trying to get rid of...

I'm at the end of my rope trying to get rid of an Indian meal moth infestation. We bought a bag of rice that was infested last year, and haven't been able to eradicate the last of the little pests....
Forum: March 2012   09-22-2011, 10:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 173
Posted By Brighids Flame
The headaches I've been having lately are...

The headaches I've been having lately are different from the migraines I had pre-pregnancy (I could only take vicodin for those, nothing else worked). For the past month I've been getting terrible...
Forum: March 2012   09-21-2011, 10:46 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 706
Posted By Brighids Flame
I'm 15 weeks today, and I hadn't been weighing...

I'm 15 weeks today, and I hadn't been weighing myself since the day we got our bfp because I didn't want to be stressing out about it. As of yesterday I've lost 5 lbs. I don't know if I lost more...
Forum: March 2012   09-13-2011, 10:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,317
Posted By Brighids Flame
I was super excited to use some sort of...

I was super excited to use some sort of hypnobirthing techniques (though what I was really looking for was something to focus on for meditation to deal with pregnancy stress). I got a Hypnobabies...
Forum: March 2012   09-08-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 856
Posted By Brighids Flame
I don't know how I missed this thread before,...

I don't know how I missed this thread before, this sounds like an awesome idea! I'd love to participate
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-02-2011, 09:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 345
Posted By Brighids Flame
To some extent it depends on the specific...

To some extent it depends on the specific hospital and birth center. However, if you know that the birth center is natural-birth friendly/woman-centered, or if your hospital has midwives that you...
Forum: March 2012   08-30-2011, 12:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 345
Posted By Brighids Flame
I'm definitely in this group. For the longest...

I'm definitely in this group. For the longest time all I wanted was chips or chili cheese fritos or honey mustard and onion pretzels. Even now I can't eat any meat unless it's well hidden in...
Forum: March 2012   08-30-2011, 12:38 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 911
Posted By Brighids Flame
I had planned on doing this, but when I spoke to...

I had planned on doing this, but when I spoke to a local midwife a few months before TTC, she said that it seems like a lot of the vitamins/nutrients/enzymes/hormones would be lost in the...
Forum: March 2012   08-30-2011, 10:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 164
Posted By Brighids Flame
I will be 12 weeks pregnant tomorrow...

I will be 12 weeks pregnant tomorrow http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/joy.gif and I keep reading about 12 weeks being a magical cutoff point where the risk of miscarriage goes way down. We...
Forum: March 2012   08-27-2011, 11:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By Brighids Flame
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by mollsworth http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1327246/working-out#post_16627097)

I have done water...
Forum: March 2012   08-26-2011, 11:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 331
Posted By Brighids Flame
I haven't been reading much about pregnancy or...

I haven't been reading much about pregnancy or birth, because lately I've been trying to keep my mind on other things so I don't stress out. I've been mostly reading for fun lately, and since our...
Forum: March 2012   08-25-2011, 03:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,089
Posted By Brighids Flame
DH and I decided that we're going to wait until...

DH and I decided that we're going to wait until the 16 week appointment to try to hear the heartbeat. I was 10 weeks 6 days at my first midwife appointment, but we knew that there was no guarantee...
Forum: March 2012   08-09-2011, 02:47 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 2,478
Posted By Brighids Flame
Saturday morning after I had woken up and gotten...

Saturday morning after I had woken up and gotten dressed, I bent over to pick a book and had a twinge of pain that started on the left side of my lower back and sort of shot down through my bum and...
Forum: March 2012   08-04-2011, 10:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 281
Posted By Brighids Flame
Time out. 7 vials?!?! Is that if you're getting...

Time out. 7 vials?!?! Is that if you're getting all the recommended tests done? I don't do well with blood draws. I hate needles and I have low blood pressure so it doesn't work out very well. Last...
Forum: March 2012   08-01-2011, 07:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 434
Posted By Brighids Flame
Most of what we have to do involves fixing up...

Most of what we have to do involves fixing up the house. We moved in 2 years ago, but we still haven't painted our (pink and green) bedroom, or the room we'll be using for the nursery. I also have...
Forum: March 2012   07-29-2011, 11:43 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 2,914
Posted By Brighids Flame
Got my Non-Puker status revoked today. It's a...

Got my Non-Puker status revoked today. It's a good sign that my all-day-sickness is getting worse, right?
 
I had actually been doing somewhat better as far as being able to force food down. I've...
Forum: March 2012   07-29-2011, 11:35 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,051
Posted By Brighids Flame
Wow, thank you all so much for your replies! I...

Wow, thank you all so much for your replies! I never realized there were so many different ways to handle prenatal testing! I think at this point I'm going to do the initial bloodwork, and ask how...
Forum: March 2012   07-26-2011, 09:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 754
Posted By Brighids Flame
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Quote:Originally Posted by happyblessedmama http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/thread/1323002/first-appointment#post_16572801)
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Forum: March 2012   07-26-2011, 09:20 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,051
Posted By Brighids Flame
I'm having a hard time finding a good natural...

I'm having a hard time finding a good natural pregnancy/birth-minded resource for the various and sundry prenatal tests, scans, and procedures that I'll be expected to have done. So far all I've...
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