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Forum: Fertility   Today, 02:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 179
Posted By pokeyac
Hi Kristy! I'm sorry no one has responded to...

Hi Kristy! I'm sorry no one has responded to your questions. Have you gotten AF or taken a test? Being in limbo is so irritating! I hope you have your answer soon!
Forum: Queer Parenting   Today, 11:56 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 1,574
Posted By pokeyac
Hi fillefantome! Thanks for the tips! I never...

Hi fillefantome! Thanks for the tips! I never thought of that. I hope you can join us soon!
Forum: Family Safety   Today, 10:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 133
Posted By pokeyac
Have you tried installing all of them together? ...

Have you tried installing all of them together? It might be tricky to get them all installed correctly. Maybe an expert could help. The Britax seats can be rather bulky. We have a Diono Radian. ...
Forum: Toddler Nutrition   Today, 10:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 102
Posted By pokeyac
My son eats plain greek yogurt by itself. You...

My son eats plain greek yogurt by itself. You could also add some fresh or frozen fruit to it. The greek yogurt is easier for toddlers to eat because it's thick and sticks to a spoon better than...
Forum: Queer Parenting   Today, 08:54 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 1,574
Posted By pokeyac
Yay! A new threadkeeper! Thanks for...

Yay! A new threadkeeper! Thanks for volunteering. Yes, you can just copy and paste the original post. You can make updated, add emoticons, whatever.

OMOM- Any news? I just noticed your due...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   Yesterday, 01:09 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,333
Posted By pokeyac
I'm going to remind you all again to stay on...

I'm going to remind you all again to stay on topic and avoid insulting language. The OP came here looking for support and ways to respond to criticism. Criticizing her mother or anyone else is not...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   Yesterday, 12:31 PM
Replies: 754
Views: 12,521
Posted By pokeyac
Congratulations adiejan ! I'm glad the girls are...

Congratulations adiejan ! I'm glad the girls are here and you are all well. I hope you are recuperating and enjoying your new babies! I have identical twin sisters and I know you will have so much...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-27-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 231
Posted By pokeyac
I'm sorry you are in this tough position. If you...

I'm sorry you are in this tough position. If you do meet with him, maybe you could bring a friend with you. They could be a bit of a buffer and it might help to have a neutral third party there for...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-26-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 259
Posted By pokeyac
I agree about not looking them up because it will...

I agree about not looking them up because it will only cause added anxiety for you. You can't go back and change anything now, and there wouldn't have been much you could have done anyway. Without...
Forum: Queer Parenting   03-26-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 1,574
Posted By pokeyac
lovestreet13 I'm also sorry to hear that they...

lovestreet13 I'm also sorry to hear that they found another bleed. I hope it is something baby can recover from fully and be healthy upon arrival. I'm glad all of the other development and growth...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   03-25-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,333
Posted By pokeyac
Let's refrain from attacking the OP's mother...

Let's refrain from attacking the OP's mother please. We may disagree with her but we don't allow name-calling even if the person is not a member.
Thank you,
Pokey
Moderator
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-23-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By pokeyac
I'm sorry I can't answer all your questions but I...

I'm sorry I can't answer all your questions but I would say it is ok to let her sleep at this point. I don't see a need to wake her up to eat. Unfortunately, sleeping 6 hours may not become a...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-20-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 688
Posted By pokeyac
We have hardwood floors and it wasn't an issue....

We have hardwood floors and it wasn't an issue. There are cute knee pads you can buy if you are concerned about his knees getting scraped up. I don't think babies need only soft surfaces on which to...
Forum: July 2015 Due Date Club   03-19-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By pokeyac
I rinsed my pump parts and kept them in the...

I rinsed my pump parts and kept them in the fridge until the next pumping session. I only washed them at the end of the day. Totally fine!

Here is their website...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   03-19-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,333
Posted By pokeyac
I would delete the texts and ignore them. You...

I would delete the texts and ignore them. You need to focus on healing and taking care of your new baby. The immediate postpartum period can be rough and people around you should only be helpful...
Forum: July 2015 Due Date Club   03-17-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 220
Posted By pokeyac
They do look similar. Did you see if Playtex has...

They do look similar. Did you see if Playtex has replaced the old product with a new one? Perhaps the link you had to Amazon was old and they have a new product. It seems like the pack from Kmart...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-16-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 885
Posted By pokeyac
Great news! You followed your instincts and you...

Great news! You followed your instincts and you were right!
Forum: Infertility   03-16-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 472
Posted By pokeyac
Telling someone who is struggling to conceive to...

Telling someone who is struggling to conceive to relax is one of the worst things you can say. It will only make her feel worse, and it's not helpful. When you hear that, you think, "I'm trying too...
Forum: July 2015 Due Date Club   03-13-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 13
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Views: 418
Posted By pokeyac
Just a reminder that only members of the DDC may...

Just a reminder that only members of the DDC may post to the DDC.
Thank you!
Pokey
Moderator
Forum: July 2015 Due Date Club   03-13-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 299
Posted By pokeyac
Just a reminder that only members of the DDC may...

Just a reminder that only members of the DDC may post in the DDC.
Thank you!
Pokey
Moderator
Forum: July 2015 Due Date Club   03-13-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Posted By pokeyac
Just a reminder that only members of the DDC...

Just a reminder that only members of the DDC should be posting in the DDC.
Thank you!
Pokey
Moderator
Forum: Queer Parenting   03-13-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By pokeyac
Congratulations freqflyer! I hope the rest of...

Congratulations freqflyer! I hope the rest of your pregnancy goes smoothly!
Forum: Family Planning   03-13-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 539
Posted By pokeyac
:w cwill I'm glad you are in a good spot with...

:w cwill I'm glad you are in a good spot with waiting and with your kids. It can be hard to think about starting over with a newborn when the older kids are doing well and you are able to sleep.
Forum: Family Planning   03-12-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 539
Posted By pokeyac
:w Jbuck2013 I hope your husband is able to sort...

:w Jbuck2013 I hope your husband is able to sort through his feelings and go for it soon!
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-12-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 725
Posted By pokeyac
Jenabear Giving birth is considered a disability...

Jenabear Giving birth is considered a disability and it is covered under state disability insurance in the US. That is how the majority of women receive any pay after they give birth. It is...
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