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Forum: Breastfeeding   02-08-2016, 11:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 489
Posted By Proxi
When did you feel capable of leaving the house?

My babe is 5 days old today, and I am getting a lil' stir crazy. Currently I feel like I will never be capable of breastfeeding even somewhat modestly, especially with her fussiness about latch and...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-30-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 652
Posted By Proxi
Division of Chore with Baby???

Confession: my husband and I are like college kids when it comes to cleaning. We both hate it and sick at it. Obviously, with a baby around the house that has to change both for safety and...
Forum: February 2016 Due Date Club   10-31-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 830
Posted By Proxi
Where are you giving birth?

I am curious to hear where you are giving birth and why? My husband and I are still debating between the birth centre and hospital. I am in TOTAL support of home birth, but I get really nervous...
Forum: February 2016 Due Date Club   10-31-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By Proxi
Just noticed today in the bathtub! She is...

Just noticed today in the bathtub! She is usually awake at night, so in the dark room I can only feel, but as it is a weekend and my tailbone was killing me, I was in the bath and lo and behold, the...
Forum: Birth Stories   10-03-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,447
Posted By Proxi
Love to read such a positive experience....thank...

Love to read such a positive experience....thank you!
Forum: February 2016 Due Date Club   10-03-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 37
  Sticky: Due Date List!
Views: 1,498
Posted By Proxi
Feb tenth, but I have a feeling I will be...

Feb tenth, but I have a feeling I will be early...not sure why.
Forum: Birth and Beyond   10-02-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,110
Posted By Proxi
Who in the delivery room?

I am definitely having my husband in the delivery room, and the two midwives. I am not a particularly sociable person, so the idea of a doula makes me more nervous. However, I do want my Mom with...
Forum: Healing Birth Trauma   10-02-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,559
Posted By Proxi
I was given up for adoption, so I was not held at...

I was given up for adoption, so I was not held at birth. My adoptive mom (I was adopted at three days old) and I have an incredibly close relationship, so being held at birth doesn't guarantee a...
Forum: February 2016 Due Date Club   10-02-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 565
Posted By Proxi
I was told to look into childbirth classes at...

I was told to look into childbirth classes at like 16 weeks with my original mom-doc, and just saw the midwife I transferred to and she suggested classes too. I am leaning towards the Bradley method...
Forum: February 2016 Due Date Club   10-02-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By Proxi
Question Gestational diabetes screening

Hi ladies, are you going to be tested for Gestational Diabetes? i am leaning towards opting out, but not sure if there is some reason I should really go for it. My midwife said that as long as I...
Forum: February 2016 Due Date Club   07-20-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By Proxi
First REAL Doc appointment

I haven't been able to get a midwife as of yet. I am on every waiting list in our city and surrounding area, and I won't give up hope. In the meantime, I am going the "traditional" route. ...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-14-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 640
Posted By Proxi
No Midwife...What now?

Hello all! I am on every waitlist possible where I live for a midwife. So far I have had no luck, so I am going through a group of female doctors that I was referred to, and I thought it would be...
Forum: February 2016 Due Date Club   06-27-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 908
Posted By Proxi
We will be having one in a couple of weeks - and...

We will be having one in a couple of weeks - and I am very excited! I am hoping that I will be more relaxed, as I read that once you see the heartbeat on an ultrasound the chances of miscarriage go...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-21-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,032
Posted By Proxi
I hope telling your mom goes/went well!

I hope telling your mom goes/went well!
Forum: Birth and Beyond   06-20-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 687
Posted By Proxi
Can't Find Midwife :-(

:crying:
I have always known (well since I was like 13 years old), that I would use a midwife if I had a baby. A hospital was last resort, and although I am totally pro-hospital if necessary, I am...
Forum: Breastfeeding   06-20-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 501
Posted By Proxi
Question When can I stop breastfeeding during the day?

I haven't even had my lil'sprout yet, but I am trying to plan ahead in regards to maternity leave and such. I am due in February, but I will have to go back to work by at least September. In a...
Forum: February 2016 Due Date Club   06-14-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,361
Posted By Proxi
Constipation! I am not used to this Lol! Sore...

Constipation! I am not used to this Lol! Sore boobs as well, I am hoping they don't grow too much as I am already a size E!
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-14-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,032
Posted By Proxi
Telling Unsupportive Parents

i am extremely lucky to have wonderful parents. My DH and I even own a duplex with them so we are neighbours.
My husband and I just found out I am pregnant....probably around 5 and a half weeks. ...
Forum: February 2016 Due Date Club   06-14-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,301
Posted By Proxi
Due Date: Early February My Age:.27 Pregnancy...

Due Date: Early February
My Age:.27
Pregnancy #1 (http://www.mothering.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=1)

Hello Everyone! To be honest, DH and I weren't trying. We have been...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   08-16-2011, 10:57 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,887
Posted By Proxi
   I second (or fourth or fifth or whatever we...

   I second (or fourth or fifth or whatever we are on lol) having your child evaluated by an early intervention just to be sure everything is going well.  That said, I also wouldn't worry too much. ...
Forum: Learning at School   08-12-2011, 11:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,839
Posted By Proxi
There are two districts in our city, and in my...

There are two districts in our city, and in my district there are three year-round schools.  Their summer vacation is July 1-August 7, and they get a weeks vacation in October, and extra days for...
Forum: Learning at School   08-12-2011, 11:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 719
Posted By Proxi
Sounds a bit like the Collaborative Problem...

Sounds a bit like the Collaborative Problem Solving method used by Dr. Ross Greene.  He wrote a book called Lost at School that is fantastic, but the audience is more for teachers.  I think he also...
Forum: The Mindful Home   11-27-2010, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 506
Posted By Proxi
Any other people live without a vehicle?  My...

Any other people live without a vehicle?  My husband and I don't own any vehicle, and we are constantly being harassed about it.  Anyone else have the same issue?  We don't have one by choice, but...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   10-05-2010, 12:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,681
Posted By Proxi
Fingers crossed that this works - On page 5 of...

Fingers crossed that this works - On page 5 of this document there is a great pre-screening chart to tell the difference between the two:

http://www.eric.ed.gov/PDFS/EJ860954.pdf
Forum: Queer Parenting   08-14-2010, 01:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,067
Posted By Proxi
I have issues with any movie about infidelity......

I have issues with any movie about infidelity... I feel it is portrayed so often in Hollywood that people start to feel like it is normal to have it happen in marriage at least once or twice, u...
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