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Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   Yesterday, 08:43 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By MountainMamaGC
Not reading the book but I have been reading a...

Not reading the book but I have been reading a lot of birth stories. RE: the worrying or lack of worrying. I have read a few where women did hypnobirthing courses, expecting a pain free birth and...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   Yesterday, 04:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 41
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Also the patch can cause all of the symptoms as...

Also the patch can cause all of the symptoms as it is a much higher dose of hormones than the pill. It takes about 3-4 months for your body to get used to it.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   Yesterday, 04:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 41
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Anytime you screw your birth control up you can...

Anytime you screw your birth control up you can have unexpected bleeding. Give it some time to return to normal. Take another pregnancy test in 2 weeks for some peace of mind, but I really dont think...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   Yesterday, 10:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 41
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Then you are probably not pregnant. As for...

Then you are probably not pregnant.

As for your patch. I found the front of the thigh was a good spot for it. The skin doesnt really move or bend. Wash the area with soap and water, and then rub...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-26-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Milk- There are 2 ways to deal with that problem....

Milk- There are 2 ways to deal with that problem. One may seem a little mean. The first is to listen for his swallowing pattern. As it starts to slow down to nothing take him off the breast before he...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-25-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
I am 22 weeks. I feel great. Lots of movement. I...

I am 22 weeks. I feel great. Lots of movement. I have good energy and I am just waiting for spring to come so I can get outside more. Winter is sooooo boring.
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   02-23-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 1,799
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Ugh the heartburn has arrived.

Ugh the heartburn has arrived.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-22-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding is the best...

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding is the best breastfeeding book out there. Also if you have time pop into your local La Leche League meeting. Pregnant women are welcome.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-21-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Alive- Doctors receive very little training in...

Alive- Doctors receive very little training in breastfeeding which is why they push formula so fast. I cant tell you how many times I have heard of doctors sabotaging womans efforts with bad...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-20-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Milk- Here is the kellymom link on thrush....

Milk- Here is the kellymom link on thrush. http://kellymom.com/bf/concerns/child/thrush-resources/
I have heard great things about gentian violet but its messy.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-17-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
My flare is totally gone. I weaned off the...

My flare is totally gone. I weaned off the steroids about a week ago and I am still ok.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-17-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Alive, if you find the baby slides off during...

Alive, if you find the baby slides off during latching really make sure to support the upper back and hold the baby tight against the breast. A good latch will leave the nostrils able to breathe due...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-15-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Adiejan- Leaking during pregnancy is not an...

Adiejan- Leaking during pregnancy is not an indication of your breastfeeding supply. I never leaked with my daughter and I am not leaking this time either. The biggest indicator of breastfeeding...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-15-2015, 11:05 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
X- I also love the one piece sleepers. Shirts and...

X- I also love the one piece sleepers. Shirts and pants just bunch up and they never look comfy. My foster son wears them still at 9 months old. I will dress him up a little when we go out but at...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-15-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Here is a pic from a couple weeks ago. I will...

Here is a pic from a couple weeks ago. I will make a new one in a couple weeks.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-13-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Thats great news treehugger. I am also bad...

Thats great news treehugger.

I am also bad at posting. I do check daily and follow along, I promise. AFM: I had a 20 week ultrasound and everything that I could see looked ok. I am seeing my doc...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-13-2015, 09:30 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Good luck Alive!!

Good luck Alive!!
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   02-12-2015, 03:51 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 413
Posted By MountainMamaGC
I have the worst head cold right now, so I am...

I have the worst head cold right now, so I am going to make a chickpea curry with kale and spinach. I am going to put like 6 cloves of garlic in it and a nob of ginger, then after I am going to...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-10-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Milk, Take it one day at a time, and give it a...

Milk, Take it one day at a time, and give it a solid 6 weeks. Keep reaching out for help. Once you get over the tough part its actually really convenient. I have done both and bottle feeding my...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-07-2015, 12:10 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
I think my daughter had a minor lip or tounge...

I think my daughter had a minor lip or tounge tie. The first 6 weeks was super painful (the pain peaked at about 3 weeks in and gradually got better) and she clicked at the breast for the first 3...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-06-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
tracyamber call your Local La Leche League. Most...

tracyamber call your Local La Leche League. Most areas have a hotline, and some will even do a home visit. I did a couple home visits back when I was a leader. Do you hear a clicking sound at the...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-05-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Splashing I am a VBAC and I feel the same. I dont...

Splashing I am a VBAC and I feel the same. I dont want to be touched and they are going to be all over me for being VBAC. I joke with my husband that I am going to lay some newspaper down in the...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-03-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 7,450
Posted By MountainMamaGC
Congrats Milk!!! I hope you are getting some rest...

Congrats Milk!!! I hope you are getting some rest and I cant wait to hear your birth story.
Forum: June 2015 Due Date Club   02-01-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 857
Posted By MountainMamaGC
We got some snow, so we went snowshoeing on the...

We got some snow, so we went snowshoeing on the lake today.
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   02-01-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 502
Posted By MountainMamaGC
I plan to tell my daughter to do her research and...

I plan to tell my daughter to do her research and decide what to do for herself. My biggest reason for not vaccinating is my history of autoimmune disease and allergies. I want it to be her choice...
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