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Forum: Breastfeeding   03-28-2006, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 898
Posted By fire_in_july
Thanks for all the help so far. I can't do the...

Thanks for all the help so far. I can't do the side-lying nursing thing, as I can't lie down. :-( I can only semi-recline in the recliner. Any and all other tips would be great, including any...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-28-2006, 03:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 898
Posted By fire_in_july
Last night I broke my right arm. A bad break,...

Last night I broke my right arm. A bad break, the top of the arm, not the bottom. Typing left handed, not my good hand.

ER folks kept insisting I had to go to formula - my baby has never had a...
Forum: Lactivism   02-08-2006, 04:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 195
Posted By fire_in_july
I haven't been around these boards much (okay at...

I haven't been around these boards much (okay at all) since DD was born in Sept - just couldn't seem to juggle a toddler and a newborn and an internet life!

But I really need to know - if anyone...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   09-14-2005, 01:21 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 1,386
Posted By fire_in_july
For me it's a tie between Cherry Garcia and...

For me it's a tie between Cherry Garcia and Everything But The... (which I'm not sure is still available - I haven't seen it lately http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif )
Forum: Spirituality   09-13-2005, 05:47 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,372
Posted By fire_in_july
Hmmm... Violet/Indigo/Magenta were my top...

Hmmm...

Violet/Indigo/Magenta were my top three (1 point away from each other) with a probable red overlay.

This means, ummm....I dunno what they mean in combination! That I have lots of...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   09-13-2005, 05:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 320
Posted By fire_in_july
I was dilated to 4 for over a month before going...

I was dilated to 4 for over a month before going into labor with my first child.

With my second, I was dilated to 4 for at least 3 weeks before going into labor.

I agree that it really doesn't...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   09-12-2005, 08:59 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,076
Posted By fire_in_july
I voted ewwwwwwwwwwww! BUT it also grosses...

I voted ewwwwwwwwwwww!

BUT it also grosses me out to see mayo, mustard, ketchup...just about any condiment on a sandwich.

I have a VERY short list of condiment sauces that DON'T gack me out -...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-11-2005, 07:50 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,000
Posted By fire_in_july
I would say it's possible but unlikely, unless...

I would say it's possible but unlikely, unless you have some VERY strong support from your partner.

I had an almost completely intervention free birth in a hospital with DD. Great partner AND...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-07-2005, 01:32 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 837
Posted By fire_in_july
First labor - 5 1/2 hours, first contraction to...

First labor - 5 1/2 hours, first contraction to baby out, including less than 10 minutes of pushing. Baby was 7 lbs 11 oz.

There is a 5 3/4 year age gap between number one and number 2.

Second...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   09-03-2005, 07:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 791
Posted By fire_in_july
My first labor was 5 1/2 hours, first...

My first labor was 5 1/2 hours, first contraction to baby being out. Less than 10 minutes of pushing.

My second was 3 1/2 hours, first contraction to baby being out. Again, less than 10 minutes...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   09-02-2005, 05:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 717
Posted By fire_in_july
I just got back from my appointment and am...

I just got back from my appointment and am positive for GBS.

I am trying to find info on my own before blindly consenting to treatment. I have found lots of things but have a few questions that I...
Forum: News and Current Events Archives   08-31-2005, 05:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 478
Posted By fire_in_july
The problem is definitely systemic. How...

The problem is definitely systemic.

How does one get about (to any place beyond biking distance) without a car? In *some* cities, people are fortunate enough to have public transit. But not in...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   08-28-2005, 10:07 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 705
Posted By fire_in_july
Haven't read the other responses yet, but what...

Haven't read the other responses yet, but what helped me most:

(in no particular order)

*water - I sat and/or kneeled in the jacuzzi-jetted bathtub and at the same time, had the shower...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-27-2005, 12:43 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,026
Posted By fire_in_july
For me, it would depend on what the sexual...

For me, it would depend on what the sexual offense was. Was he a 19-year-old arrested for having consensual sex with his 17-year-old girlfriend (because she was below the age of "consent")? Ummm,...
Forum: Women's Health   08-27-2005, 02:15 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 9,164
Posted By fire_in_july
Quote: Originally Posted by MamaInTheBoonies ...

Quote:
Originally Posted by MamaInTheBoonies
I am not just thinking about instincts, but the right to be educated and not ashamed to feel your own breasts, vulva, vagina, cervix, etc.

It seems...
Forum: Parenting   08-20-2005, 03:08 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,410
Posted By fire_in_july
We have (between grandparents &...

We have (between grandparents & great-grandparents):

Meema
Papa
Grandma Firstname
Grandma DifferentFirstname
Grandpa Lastname
Gram

My personal opinion is that the grandparent in question...
Forum: Breastfeeding   08-20-2005, 02:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 774
Posted By fire_in_july
I'm not a pig, I'm a purry snuggly kitty cat (or...

I'm not a pig, I'm a purry snuggly kitty cat (or tiger http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif ) when I nurse lying down.

Geesh, don't the vast majority of mammals nurse...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   08-20-2005, 02:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,709
Posted By fire_in_july
"Pre-teens" to me are ages 11-12. Past the...

"Pre-teens" to me are ages 11-12. Past the childhood decade, yet not yet teenagers. This is where I would start giving out more "pre-teen" priveleges and responsibilities.

However, "pre-teen"...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   08-20-2005, 01:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 825
Posted By fire_in_july
Quote: Originally Posted by Cloth4Colin When...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Cloth4Colin
When you arrive at the hospital, they will have you change into a gown...they wouldn't let me keep on panties or a bra at this point.

You can refuse. I...
Forum: Lactivism   08-10-2005, 08:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 531
Posted By fire_in_july
Quote: Originally Posted by Janice in Canada ...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Janice in Canada

You are asking a mom to sit on a toilet seat for 10-30 minutes.


Let's not forget the common notion that *everyone* can nurse their baby in 10 to...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-10-2005, 04:24 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 1,357
Posted By fire_in_july
Quote: Originally Posted by thismama I think...

Quote:
Originally Posted by thismama
I think when a woman is too old to get pg without fertility interventions, she is too old.

I'm not talking about women who experience infertility during the...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   08-08-2005, 05:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 375
Posted By fire_in_july
Quote: Originally Posted by mamao'two Post...

Quote:
Originally Posted by mamao'two
Post dates isn't until after 42 weeks and that's just if she is very sure about her dates

This I know, but her doctor is calling anything after the EDD...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   08-08-2005, 05:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 375
Posted By fire_in_july
Thanks for the links!! Any idea what the doctor...

Thanks for the links!! Any idea what the doctor may have been talking about with the "placenta being a problem" for GD babies thing?

(and of course, any other info from anyone else is welcome! My...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   08-08-2005, 05:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 375
Posted By fire_in_july
I am trying to find some info for my cousin who...

I am trying to find some info for my cousin who is pregnant for the first time.

She has gestational diabetes. Her doctor told her that she would want to induce at FOUR DAYS past EDD if labor had...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   08-08-2005, 05:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 291
Posted By fire_in_july
My boys have bunk beds but end up almost every...

My boys have bunk beds but end up almost every night sharing the bottom bunk by choice (the bottom bunk is a double, so they have the space for 2 they might not have on a twin).

I would think...
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