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Forum: Natural Body Care   01-22-2012, 07:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 167
Posted By jannk
I looked all over for non-toxic car seats but...

I looked all over for non-toxic car seats but had no luck.  I ended up buying pillowcases that are used to cover a pillow to protect you from allergens.  I then sent it to a company that makes...
Forum: The Mindful Home   07-31-2011, 05:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 398
Posted By jannk
Does anyone know if there are off gasses from...

Does anyone know if there are off gasses from the coils inside a crib mattress?  Any suggestions for the healthiest / cleanest crib mattress?
Thank you!
 
Forum: June 2010   08-10-2010, 07:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 577
Posted By jannk
Does anyone have any tips on how to treat colic?...

Does anyone have any tips on how to treat colic? There's a lot of crying going on here and it's just heartbreaking.
Thanks!
Forum: June 2010   08-02-2010, 08:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 863
Posted By jannk
I SO feel your pain. In addition to a...

I SO feel your pain. In addition to a never-ending case of thrush, I had a serious bout of mastitis last week. It was the worst. I know you said you're not looking for answers but I'll just throw...
Forum: Healing Birth Trauma   07-11-2010, 10:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 952
Posted By jannk
I hope this is the right place to post this. If...

I hope this is the right place to post this. If not, please let me know.

One week ago I had a very unexpected c-section. I can barely look at the emotional scars right now but I am wondering if...
Forum: June 2010   07-10-2010, 09:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,051
Posted By jannk
Thanks for the info. Have you been able to find...

Thanks for the info. Have you been able to find any info on this topic on mothering or are those of us who required a csection the outcasts??? I hope that's not the case and that it's my lack of...
Forum: June 2010   07-09-2010, 02:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,051
Posted By jannk
Does anyone have any tips on the best way to...

Does anyone have any tips on the best way to heal from a c-section, aside from rest? Any alternate ways to treat the incision?
Thanks.
Forum: June 2010   07-01-2010, 07:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 325
Posted By jannk
Well I am now so over due I'm left wondering if...

Well I am now so over due I'm left wondering if I can still be in the June DDC! hope so!
For those who had a non-medicated delivery, can you tell me what you found most helpful? What got you...
Forum: June 2010   06-18-2010, 08:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,412
Posted By jannk
I did castor oil w/ my son. It didn't do...

I did castor oil w/ my son. It didn't do anything - no side effects at all. I did lose the mucus plug that night but that's it. We ended up doing cervidil which also didn't do anything so then it...
Forum: June 2010   06-15-2010, 07:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 512
Posted By jannk
Excellent! And what a great name.

Excellent! And what a great name.
Forum: June 2010   06-15-2010, 07:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 339
Posted By jannk
Could it be allergies? I hope so! My 4yr old...

Could it be allergies? I hope so!
My 4yr old woke up w/ a cold yesterday so I'm hoping this baby holds off her arrival until he's less contagious. Good luck!
Forum: June 2010   06-13-2010, 05:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 462
Posted By jannk
Hello - With my son I had a lot of problems...

Hello -
With my son I had a lot of problems with the tear healing. Does anyone have any tips on how to help the healing process. I have some maxi pads soaked w/ witch hazel in the freezer. Any...
Forum: June 2010   06-12-2010, 10:47 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,257
Posted By jannk
We're still pregnant too! Due either 6/22 or 7/1...

We're still pregnant too! Due either 6/22 or 7/1 depending on which ultrasound you want to follow.
Forum: June 2010   05-25-2010, 08:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 467
Posted By jannk
I know how hard and isolating it is to be the...

I know how hard and isolating it is to be the only one in the crowd - or the town! - who practices AP. But like burnindinner said, there's a lot of nobility in sharing other parenting options. I...
Forum: June 2010   05-24-2010, 07:53 AM
Replies: 11
  Cramps
Views: 530
Posted By jannk
I have had those period-like cramps too. My...

I have had those period-like cramps too. My midwife told me that it's just my body preparing itself but not necessarily a sign of labor. Since this is my second I know for sure that they are not...
Forum: June 2010   05-23-2010, 09:42 AM
Replies: 28
  A baby!
Views: 842
Posted By jannk
What great news! Congratulations. And a good day...

What great news! Congratulations. And a good day to be born. I know because it's my birthday too.
Forum: June 2010   05-20-2010, 08:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,000
Posted By jannk
I'm sorry you're not getting the birth you want...

I'm sorry you're not getting the birth you want but ultimately, the final goal is healthy mom, healthy baby. You're in my thoughts.
Forum: June 2010   05-17-2010, 09:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By jannk
I'm going to try it all! Thank you!

I'm going to try it all! Thank you!
Forum: June 2010   05-16-2010, 07:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By jannk
Hello - Does anyone know a way to cure leg...

Hello -
Does anyone know a way to cure leg cramps at night? I've been getting them a lot - 5-6 times a night - where my foot moves involuntarily and I get very bad in my leg. I think it's fairly...
Forum: Vaccinations   05-12-2010, 10:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,490
Posted By jannk
I had to take my son to the ER (he was 2 at the...

I had to take my son to the ER (he was 2 at the time) for a fall. We were on vacation in Florida. I told them he was not vaxed. They sent 3 people in at 3 separate times to 'discuss the situation'...
Forum: June 2010   04-29-2010, 08:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,043
Posted By jannk
Just an FYI for those interested in glass...

Just an FYI for those interested in glass bottles but worried about breaking them - they now sell rubber covers to put over the bottles to help deter (though may not totally breaking). I saw some at...
Forum: June 2010   04-22-2010, 10:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 258
Posted By jannk
I share your pain - literally. My baby is breech...

I share your pain - literally. My baby is breech too and only recently did I start feeling that stabbing pain under my ribs as if there was very severe bruising - almost hurts just to breathe!!!
I...
Forum: June 2010   04-19-2010, 09:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 610
Posted By jannk
I forgot to mention in my other post that I have...

I forgot to mention in my other post that I have been going to an acupuncturist who is working miracles on my mood. But if more than 10 - 14 days pass, I get down again. I wish everyone could have...
Forum: June 2010   04-18-2010, 08:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 610
Posted By jannk
I'm right there with you, Laangle. It's...

I'm right there with you, Laangle. It's depressing to feel so tired and annoyed most of the time. I can't even stand being around myself!!! I feel like I want caffeine all day long - and often have...
Forum: June 2010   04-17-2010, 08:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 456
Posted By jannk
I can't sleep either. If it's not a physical...

I can't sleep either. If it's not a physical cause, it's my brain racing a mile a minute or crazy dreams. And last night, the severe leg cramps (in calf) started. OUCH!!!! Any tricks to cure that...
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