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Forum: Parenting   04-14-2009, 09:45 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,983
Posted By alisoncooks
Quote: Originally Posted by Limabean1975...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Limabean1975 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13551649)
WOw. You have really put my in-law...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   04-10-2009, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 268
Posted By alisoncooks
Oh, a note about her day time sleep, in case...

Oh, a note about her day time sleep, in case that helps.

She takes a morning nap 10-12 and afternoon nap 2-4:30 (used to be 5).

I've wondered if she was sleeping too much, had reached a stage...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   04-10-2009, 04:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 268
Posted By alisoncooks
Hi all. My DD is 10 months old and has slept...

Hi all. My DD is 10 months old and has slept alone in a crib since she was 2 months old (she has preferred and slept better apart from me--unlike her sister who was a snuggler...
Forum: Life With a Baby   04-10-2009, 04:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 301
Posted By alisoncooks
I agree, def carry a hand pump and do some while...

I agree, def carry a hand pump and do some while DH is busy...even if you just pump and dump. Plugged ducts are no fun.

I think w/ food and a sippy (or a straw...my 10 mo can do a straw) she...
Forum: Parenting   04-10-2009, 04:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 819
Posted By alisoncooks
Ah, the joy of family! My SIL is like your...

Ah, the joy of family!

My SIL is like your MIL. We see her on holidays and she could never understand why I wouldn't let my infants "just have a taste" of her "famous" cheesecake. BECAUSE THE...
Forum: Parenting   04-10-2009, 04:26 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,561
Posted By alisoncooks
I'm thinking it's just been so long since she...

I'm thinking it's just been so long since she had a 9 month old...

My DD is 10 months old and she wouldn't HAVE A CLUE what to do w/ a crayon (except, of course, EAT it)!
Forum: Gentle Discipline   04-10-2009, 03:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 669
Posted By alisoncooks
Shew! I'm glad mine isn't the only one!!! 2...

Shew! I'm glad mine isn't the only one!!!

2 was bad and just when it looked like things were settling down and she was learning to listen and cooperate, BAM! attitude city!
Forum: Parenting   04-10-2009, 03:37 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,379
Posted By alisoncooks
This year I found some bath fizzies in the...

This year I found some bath fizzies in the shapes of eggs (inside each was a dinosaur http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif)
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   04-09-2009, 05:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 537
Posted By alisoncooks
If you eat chocolate and Peanut butter, I say...

If you eat chocolate and Peanut butter, I say make monkey munch! YUM, we love it http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif though we only make it once every couple of months...
Forum: Breastfeeding   04-09-2009, 05:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 212
Posted By alisoncooks
I am not a med prof, so take this with a grain...

I am not a med prof, so take this with a grain of salt...

My youngest (around that age...she's 10 mos now) went NINE days w/ out a BM! (she went from multiple daily poops to pooping once a week...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   04-09-2009, 05:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 805
Posted By alisoncooks
I do all of the housework in our home (he...

I do all of the housework in our home (he occasionally helps tidy the toys from the living room floor). What annoys me is DH seldom thinks to clean but he can play online for hours! Sometime I let...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   04-09-2009, 05:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 996
Posted By alisoncooks
I FEEL YOUR PAIN! Thanks to DD2, I have a...

I FEEL YOUR PAIN!

Thanks to DD2, I have a closet of clothes that don't fit. (I guess I can't really blame her, she's 10 mo, haha). I'm not a big clothes horse, I prefer t-shirts and sweats when...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   04-09-2009, 05:01 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 7,182
Posted By alisoncooks
I have a nearly 3 yo and a nearly 1 yo, both...

I have a nearly 3 yo and a nearly 1 yo, both girls. I know that I absolutely DO NOT want to be pregnant again (I loved it but was SO SICK for all 3 trimesters).

We're looking at adopting in the...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   04-09-2009, 04:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 638
Posted By alisoncooks
Quote: Originally Posted by chipper26...

Quote:
Originally Posted by chipper26 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13497964)
I try to get out every day but don't always...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-09-2009, 04:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 348
Posted By alisoncooks
My now 3 yo DD hardly spoke a word b/f 19...

My now 3 yo DD hardly spoke a word b/f 19 months. And I mean, nothing. Our ped is very laid back and said that the avg age for speech beginning was 2 yo. We were way more concerned than he was. He...
Forum: Family Safety   04-09-2009, 04:11 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,416
Posted By alisoncooks
I'd never thought of having to do this until DD1...

I'd never thought of having to do this until DD1 was one yo and playing in the living room while I was in the bedroom putting clothes away. I heard her crying and came to find her standing on the...
Forum: Family Safety   04-09-2009, 04:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 829
Posted By alisoncooks
My daughter is nearing 3 and I let her play...

My daughter is nearing 3 and I let her play often alone in the tub (and have been doing this for nearly a year). Our house is SUPER small (can see the bathroom from the living room, only a few steps...
Forum: Parenting   04-09-2009, 04:01 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,983
Posted By alisoncooks
Wearing the baby is a great idea! Wish I'd...

Wearing the baby is a great idea! Wish I'd thought of that all the many times of visiting my ILs http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif

My husband's family is super...
Forum: Parenting   04-09-2009, 03:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 691
Posted By alisoncooks
I had 2nd DD 6/6/08 (so she's very near your...

I had 2nd DD 6/6/08 (so she's very near your daughters age http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif) DD1 is exactly (within a week) 2 yrs older.

I knew transitioning to 2...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   04-09-2009, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 564
Posted By alisoncooks
Totally not helpful, just wanted to add that my...

Totally not helpful, just wanted to add that my 2 little girls both have that rainbow stripped/polka dot bedding set and I think it is super cute...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   04-09-2009, 02:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 263
Posted By alisoncooks
My now-3 yo had some sleep problems when her...

My now-3 yo had some sleep problems when her baby sister was born (1 yr ago). We had some disturbance of night time sleep which took a few months to get straight.

She has never been a "good"...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   04-09-2009, 11:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 459
Posted By alisoncooks
I'm so sorry that this is going on in your home....

I'm so sorry that this is going on in your home. It's stressful enough to a family to bring home a new baby...and even more so 2 extra people...but a child w/ behavioral issues!!!...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   04-09-2009, 11:10 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,611
Posted By alisoncooks
Quote: Originally Posted by MayBaby2007...

Quote:
Originally Posted by MayBaby2007 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13517588)
Yes.



I've grabbed dd like that...
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