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Forum: Breastfeeding   01-17-2008, 11:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By Ilana
Really? Meat? Is that because she's over nine...

Really? Meat? Is that because she's over nine months? Or rather, will be? I thought they didn't have the appropriate digestive enzymes for a while. I actually feel okay with that one. Thanks for the...
Forum: Breastfeeding   01-17-2008, 11:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By Ilana
Hey everyone, I'm not sure which category to...

Hey everyone,
I'm not sure which category to put this under so if a mod wants to move it to the appropriate place that's fine!

DD2 is 8 months old now and I've been hesitant to introduce solids...
Forum: Women's Health   08-05-2007, 09:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,400
Posted By Ilana
HOw do you know it's contact dermatitis and not...

HOw do you know it's contact dermatitis and not ringworm?

ILANA
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-15-2007, 12:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 408
Posted By Ilana
I would pump some breastmilk and get one of...

I would pump some breastmilk and get one of those syringes for medicine and use that to get it into her. It's a small amount and she might like the novelty of having it in her mouth. It worked for...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-24-2007, 10:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By Ilana
NAK i don't give anti-pyretics unless the child...

NAK i don't give anti-pyretics unless the child is suffering, and it sounds like yours is. You all need to sleep and for him to do so he needs relief. It's a pro and con thing and IMO, in this case...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-21-2007, 01:32 PM
Replies: 45
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Views: 1,811
Posted By Ilana
I had it for the first six weeks when I couldn't...

I had it for the first six weeks when I couldn't have it. AFter that the interest died an abrupt death. It only came back when I started ovulating again, and only the few days I was ovulating, which...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-19-2007, 07:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 765
Posted By Ilana
But isn't it still too hot to have the baby's...

But isn't it still too hot to have the baby's arms bound so tightly against their body? My baby loves to be swaddled too but I'm worried about cooking her if she can't get her arms away from her...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-10-2007, 11:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By Ilana
Here's a good link for you that I just came...

Here's a good link for you that I just came across:

http://www.kellymom.com/parenting/sl...rtnursing.html (http://www.kellymom.com/parenting/sleep/comfortnursing.html)
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-09-2007, 11:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,971
Posted By Ilana
Quote: Originally Posted by cidercat...

Quote:
Originally Posted by cidercat http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/8344613)
The thing is, it doesn't happen in relation...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-09-2007, 05:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By Ilana
DD1 was truly colicky and her crying had a...

DD1 was truly colicky and her crying had a pattern and was the same time every night, but DD2 has spurts throughout the day and if she doesn't have a good fussy period in the late evening, because...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   06-09-2007, 04:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 283
Posted By Ilana
Mine is 4 weeks old and both she and DD1...

Mine is 4 weeks old and both she and DD1 are/were VERY noisy sleepers. I couldn't sleep through DD1's noises but now I'm just so tired that DD2s noises don't bug me so much. DH sleeps like a log and...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-09-2007, 04:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,971
Posted By Ilana
It probably IS reflux but just because we call...

It probably IS reflux but just because we call it that doens't mean anything needs to be done. My DD is 4 weeks and does that too but has only recently actually started spitting up. Before she'd...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-09-2007, 04:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 863
Posted By Ilana
From my own experience, because that was us...

From my own experience, because that was us until DD weaned at 2.75 years, it won't last forever and it's a VERY hard habit to break in the meantime. So I'd say just stick it out because in...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-22-2007, 04:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 234
Posted By Ilana
DD2 is ten days old and only has like one small...

DD2 is ten days old and only has like one small poop a day. But she pees like it's going out of style. She's also gaining weight really well so I just chalk it up to efficient use of my milk! I...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-20-2007, 09:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 612
Posted By Ilana
Maybe you know something instinctively, like...

Maybe you know something instinctively, like he's really not ready to eat? FWIW, my daughter barely touched food until she was 18 months and started daycare part-time and was therefore away from the...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-20-2007, 02:40 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,095
Posted By Ilana
My daughter is a week old now and has been...

My daughter is a week old now and has been sleeping every night on her tummy on my chest. She's doing like three or four hours stretches (I'm not really watching the clock). My DD1 NEVER slept that...
Forum: May 2007   05-17-2007, 04:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 485
Posted By Ilana
Quote: Originally Posted by kittn...

Quote:
Originally Posted by kittn http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/8149685)
im still pregnant because

* mentally i've...
Forum: May 2007   05-13-2007, 01:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 452
Posted By Ilana
Quote: Originally Posted by Eaglevoice...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Eaglevoice http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/8108602)
Congrats, mama!! What day was she born? So...
Forum: May 2007   05-12-2007, 08:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 452
Posted By Ilana
I can't believe I already mispelled her name...

I can't believe I already mispelled her name...
Forum: May 2007   05-12-2007, 06:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 452
Posted By Ilana
Fred, Azure and I are thrilled to announce the...

Fred, Azure and I are thrilled to announce the swift and safe arrival of our new daughter/sister, Phoenix (formerly known as Peanut). Phoenix made a speedy entry at 10:50am, at just two days short...
Forum: May 2007   05-12-2007, 07:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 689
Posted By Ilana
Quote: Originally Posted by Doula Gina...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Doula Gina http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/8102130)
It's probably a good thing that the bean...
Forum: May 2007   05-12-2007, 07:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By Ilana
I spent an hour yesterday "dancing" with a...

I spent an hour yesterday "dancing" with a screaming baby in my arms, doing deep legs bends and working up a sweat, so maybe the same thing? I'm almost 38 weeks and my contrax started this morning...
Forum: May 2007   05-12-2007, 05:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 395
Posted By Ilana
I've been having contractions since about 2am....

I've been having contractions since about 2am. It's now 4:30am. I'm not getting too excited but these are not BH contrax. I'm also not timing them but I think they are coming pretty regularly.

DH...
Forum: May 2007   05-10-2007, 03:35 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,770
Posted By Ilana
Holy cow!! A 10lb baby just fell out of you!!...

Holy cow!! A 10lb baby just fell out of you!! That's amazing! Sounds like a fantastic, though whirlwind birth. What a wonderful thing you did for those fathers!

ILANA
Forum: May 2007   05-10-2007, 03:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Posted By Ilana
We treat EDDs like expiry dates here but it's...

We treat EDDs like expiry dates here but it's just a number based on an average. It does NOT mean the baby is ready! In France your EDD is 42weeks from your LMP. Food for thought...

ILANA
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