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Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   09-02-2010, 11:15 PM
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Posted By Bloomingstar
well I spoke with an IBCLC and waited awhile...

well I spoke with an IBCLC and waited awhile before finally making the decision. She assured me that it was more a question of parenting than of nutrition, which made me feel less guilty about not...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   09-02-2010, 11:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 754
Posted By Bloomingstar
well I spoke with an IBCLC and waited awhile...

well I spoke with an IBCLC and waited awhile before finally making the decision. She assured me that it was more a question of parenting than of nutrition, which made me feel less guilty about not...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   08-31-2010, 08:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 754
Posted By Bloomingstar
I recently got tired of pumping at work--my DS...

I recently got tired of pumping at work--my DS was about 17 or 18 months at the time and I'd been sending 6 to 9 oz a day for awhile (I started working 3 days a week at 10 months and upped it to 4...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   03-26-2010, 10:07 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 40,656
Posted By Bloomingstar
wow, I haven't been around for awhile! I, too,...

wow, I haven't been around for awhile! I, too, fantasize about getting away from the sirens and singing fools and having a nice house with a yard, etc. My husband keeps making up timelines in which...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   02-27-2010, 12:49 AM
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Views: 40,656
Posted By Bloomingstar
congratulations! I agree with the other...

congratulations! I agree with the other ladies--it's a new life coming to join you all. http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif just do the best you can to take care of yourself....
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   02-18-2010, 11:54 PM
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Views: 40,656
Posted By Bloomingstar
maybe also check your b12 levels. I second the...

maybe also check your b12 levels. I second the other suggestions! and I guess get yourself to the dr. or midwife
Forum: Life with a Toddler   01-02-2010, 11:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 913
Posted By Bloomingstar
I say go with your gut. I agree with the other...

I say go with your gut. I agree with the other poster who said your job is to protect your DD.
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   01-02-2010, 11:31 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 40,656
Posted By Bloomingstar
HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE!...

HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE! http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif
Forum: Life With a Baby   11-08-2009, 11:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 245
Posted By Bloomingstar
I second betsy--it'll pass. We co-sleep with my...

I second betsy--it'll pass. We co-sleep with my DS (almost 10 mos) and he took to waking up at 3 or 4am for a few days in a row and trying out all his new tricks. very cute stuff, but not so much at...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   11-08-2009, 10:58 PM
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Views: 40,656
Posted By Bloomingstar
Hi everone! I'm still around, just not as much....

Hi everone! I'm still around, just not as much. Lamine is growing so quickly it is hard to keep up! He just cut his third tooth, is crawling all over the place (and following us around) and pulling...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   09-21-2009, 10:56 PM
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Views: 40,656
Posted By Bloomingstar
Ditto Rynna. Also, I went on etsy looking for it...

Ditto Rynna. Also, I went on etsy looking for it and the "watermelon eatinng sweet gal" description was a bit much for me. The way I see it, we know how overdone black folks eating watermelon is as...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   08-10-2009, 10:25 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 40,656
Posted By Bloomingstar
I'm just running around trying to get it...

I'm just running around trying to get it together to go on this trip Wednesday.
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   08-07-2009, 11:27 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 40,656
Posted By Bloomingstar
http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smili...

http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/hug.gifs Jannah

I had a BFF when I was younger. Like elementary school, but we sort of grew apart, went to high school together but weren't...
Forum: Multicultural Families   08-05-2009, 11:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,770
Posted By Bloomingstar
I remember being VERY frustrated with my parents...

I remember being VERY frustrated with my parents when they bought me a white (blue eyed, blonde haired) Kid Sister (back in the 80s http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif) and...
Forum: Multicultural Families   08-05-2009, 11:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,105
Posted By Bloomingstar
ditto teaching about culture etc. but one place...

ditto teaching about culture etc. but one place I'd start in on is by not saying "minority." That in itself is belittling in some ways, at least for me. The language you use, even when not directly...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   08-05-2009, 10:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 938
Posted By Bloomingstar
Quote: Originally Posted by justKate...

Quote:
Originally Posted by justKate http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14183456)
This is so true. Our practical solution is...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   08-04-2009, 08:16 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 40,656
Posted By Bloomingstar
well orgasms can cause the uterus to...

well orgasms can cause the uterus to contract--feel crampy--but I don't think I've ever heard of an orgasm going on for that long http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/redface.gif
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-02-2009, 10:51 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,055
Posted By Bloomingstar
Quote: Originally Posted by MeepyCat...

Quote:
Originally Posted by MeepyCat http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14178624)
I don't so much think that seven weeks is...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-02-2009, 10:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 286
Posted By Bloomingstar
We're great! Lamine is a big boy right...

We're great! Lamine is a big boy right now--19lbs, 4 oz and 27in long. We finally broke down and got a stroller but I still wear him the majority of the time. There have been some REALLY hot and...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-02-2009, 10:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,055
Posted By Bloomingstar
Sounds totally normal! your baby is still so...

Sounds totally normal! your baby is still so young, just enjoy it. Be easy on yourself and you'll be ready to do things in time. But hey, let yourself take a shower every now and then--it works...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   08-01-2009, 11:19 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 40,656
Posted By Bloomingstar
Quote: Originally Posted by Draupadi...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Draupadi http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14168265)
Bloomingstar, PM me the info. I'm nursing a...
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   07-30-2009, 09:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 206
Posted By Bloomingstar
grrrrrrrr..... ...

grrrrrrrr.....

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/blogs/...entry_id=44386 (http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/blogs/sfmoms/detail?blogid=46&entry_id=44386)
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   07-30-2009, 09:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 641
Posted By Bloomingstar
Nicki- I found an old email from a listserv...

Nicki-

I found an old email from a listserv I'm on where someone asked this question and this is the list of names I came up with for homebirth midwives who take medicaid. I think HIP-medicaid...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   07-30-2009, 09:34 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 40,656
Posted By Bloomingstar
Good luck with homeschooling! Keep us posted...

Good luck with homeschooling! Keep us posted http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif

Whatever happened with the letter (someone? Rootz, maybe?) sent to the library?

For...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   07-28-2009, 06:10 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 40,656
Posted By Bloomingstar
Quote: Originally Posted by Jannah6...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Jannah6 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14153535)
Thank you Bloomingstar. I really appreciate...
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