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Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   01-17-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 379
Posted By July09Mama
Maybe look at North Portland, too. We're right...

Maybe look at North Portland, too. We're right in between Kenton and St. Johns and while our neighborhood is a little more up-and-coming (I hope), we're walking distance to a lot and the schools...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   03-22-2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 218
Posted By July09Mama
In that vein, April 27th is Trash to Treasure in...

In that vein, April 27th is Trash to Treasure in St Johns!
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   10-28-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 182
Posted By July09Mama
Alma birth center hosts one occasionally, like...

Alma birth center hosts one occasionally, like every few months or so. I think it's like $20 per family.
Forum: Trying To Conceive   10-15-2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By July09Mama
Shoot, well, at least I won't waste my time...

Shoot, well, at least I won't waste my time going for no reason. Thanks!
Forum: Trying To Conceive   10-15-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By July09Mama
I just made an appointment to do a blood test...

I just made an appointment to do a blood test for progesterone after to mc. I just made the appointment with the receptionist without talking to my midwife, but it's occurring to me now that I'll be...
Forum: Family Safety   09-23-2012, 04:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 250
Posted By July09Mama
If you only have room for one True Fit and you...

If you only have room for one True Fit and you think it will work for your newbie, could you find another seat (Radian?) for your ds and hand-down his seat? You could always switch them again when...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   09-18-2012, 02:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 655
Posted By July09Mama
So they're at your house? Do you keep dairy and...

So they're at your house? Do you keep dairy and meat items around or are they bringing food? If they are intentionally bringing food that you've told them makes her sick, then I guess you do need to...
Forum: Child-Led Weaning   09-16-2012, 04:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By July09Mama
My dd is 3 and she's starting to nurse less...

My dd is 3 and she's starting to nurse less frequently- some days not at all, others 4-5 short times, most days 1-3 short times. When she was little we choose not to vax her in part because of the...
Forum: Fertility   09-15-2012, 07:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 877
Posted By July09Mama
I hate to be a debbie downer, but the exact same...

I hate to be a debbie downer, but the exact same thing happened to me recently and I ended up having a very early miscarriage/chemical pregnancy a week after I would have had AF. Exactly the same...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   05-21-2012, 03:26 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 27,520
Posted By July09Mama
So many great photos!  This is me with my...

So many great photos! 
This is me with my almost 3 year old dd. The image is from Kersten Green of Kersten Green Photography.
 
 
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Forum: Traditional Foods   03-30-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 280
Posted By July09Mama
You can just start cooking them. It might take...

You can just start cooking them. It might take longer and not be *as* healthy, but they'll be fine. I usually soak overnight, rinse and re-soak in the morning, and then rinse and cook at dinner, but...
Forum: Family Safety   03-17-2012, 03:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 402
Posted By July09Mama
I'm not an expert, but you may be able to...

I'm not an expert, but you may be able to recline the seats you have less if your babies are big enough and that would give you more room. Your manuel will tell you what incline you need at their...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   01-11-2012, 02:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By July09Mama
I feel similarly. There is a charter Waldorf...

I feel similarly. There is a charter Waldorf school here that serves vegetarian lunches, and a big part of why I want my dd to get in is so she doesn't feel left out if everyone else eats meat. So...
Forum: Family Safety   01-11-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 843
Posted By July09Mama
Thanks everyone, those window guards are exactly...

Thanks everyone, those window guards are exactly what I think we need. 
Forum: Family Safety   01-05-2012, 02:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 843
Posted By July09Mama
My family will be moving to a new house next...

My family will be moving to a new house next month that has all the bedrooms on the second floor. There are windows in each room that go from about 3 feet off the ground to the ceiling. We will put...
Forum: Parenting   09-01-2011, 09:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 156
Posted By July09Mama
The last time I flew with my dd, I loaded my...

The last time I flew with my dd, I loaded my ipod up with a few kids movies and got her some child-sized headphones, and it helped a lot. We're not big on tv, but sometimes it can really be a...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   08-31-2011, 11:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,658
Posted By July09Mama
Does anyone know anything about visil-silica...

Does anyone know anything about visil-silica flame retardant for mattresses? From what I can find, it's a form of rayon and theoretically it's neutral until it comes into contact with flame, but...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   08-28-2011, 09:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 578
Posted By July09Mama
Hawthorne Street Fair, right?! Haha, if my...

Hawthorne Street Fair, right?! Haha, if my family had seen you, we could have ganged up on that mean lady together! 
Forum: Family Safety   08-18-2011, 11:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 749
Posted By July09Mama
We're ready to start biking with our just turned...

We're ready to start biking with our just turned 2yo dd and need to get a trailer. Are there any safety differences between the different styles/brands really, or is it just preference? We will...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   08-09-2011, 10:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,384
Posted By July09Mama
If you pour hydrogen peroxide over it, the...

If you pour hydrogen peroxide over it, the grossness will bubble right out! The first time I did it, I think I might have actually done a little dance, it works so well.
Forum: Family Safety   08-03-2011, 01:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 867
Posted By July09Mama
My dd just figured it out too. We have done a...

My dd just figured it out too. We have done a few things:
1. freaked out big time and scared her (not intentionally, but just sort of a natural consequence type thing)
2. make sure she has...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   08-01-2011, 09:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 212
Posted By July09Mama
My dh would like to meet some other papas and...

My dh would like to meet some other papas and have some weekend playdates. We have a just turned 2yo dd who plays pretty well with most other kids. My dh is getting kinda jealous of the mama friends...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   07-21-2011, 04:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,031
Posted By July09Mama
My dd's hair is sort of curly, like ringlets at...

My dd's hair is sort of curly, like ringlets at the ends, and I brush it with a regular brush. I spray it to soaked or after a bath and the curls re-form when it dries. 
Forum: Life with a Toddler   07-20-2011, 09:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By July09Mama
I was going to guess hand, foot, and mouth too....

I was going to guess hand, foot, and mouth too. The sores in their mouths can make nursing hard, but as young as he is, I'm sure he'll pick up where he left off when he's feeling better. Sick babies...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   07-08-2011, 12:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,157
Posted By July09Mama
My friend just emailed me to let me know that...

My friend just emailed me to let me know that she and her son have been exposed to pertussis. They're vaxed and have not had contact with the sick kids in about a month. We saw my friend and the...
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