Mothering Forums - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250
Search took 1.35 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: BeanSprout Mama
Forum: January 2012   12-26-2011, 08:29 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,021
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
From working in L&D I can tell you we are...

From working in L&D I can tell you we are definitely busier during the full moon. I don't know that there has ever been a study done on it, but it's true in my neck of the woods for sure.
Forum: Understanding Circumcision   12-26-2011, 08:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 753
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
never mind, already had an appt with the doctor.

never mind, already had an appt with the doctor.
Forum: January 2012   11-07-2011, 10:10 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 7,480
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
Congratulations, Diana! I hope you have a...

Congratulations, Diana! I hope you have a simple, beautiful, easy pregnancy!
Forum: January 2012   10-24-2011, 07:38 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,664
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
Wow, congratulations! I hope he is home very...

Wow, congratulations! I hope he is home very soon and that his NICU stay is downright boring (as much as it possibly can be).  Welcome to the world little man!
Forum: January 2012   10-12-2011, 04:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 169
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
I'm not but I am a L&D nurse and this is my...

I'm not but I am a L&D nurse and this is my fourth kiddo so I think I have the labor stuff and the newborn stuff down pretty well.  I did take a baby care class and a childbirth class with my first...
Forum: January 2012   10-12-2011, 04:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 10,848
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
I've been feeling braxton hicks for a few weeks...

I've been feeling braxton hicks for a few weeks but definitely nothing regular, I'll notice one or two a day. Today I walked to the park with my kids and when I got home I was having contractions...
Forum: January 2012   10-12-2011, 04:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 432
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
I had an appointment earlier this week and...

I had an appointment earlier this week and apparently have had a growth spurt too, I gained 6 pounds last month. Your body is going to gain what it needs to gain, IMO. As long as you are eating...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   10-02-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 918
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
Twilight. Every bit as much as much as Edward or...

Twilight. Every bit as much as much as Edward or Bella. Sorry. http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/greensad.gif I do love the name but I don't think you'll be able to escape the association...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-29-2011, 02:51 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 12,013
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by samie1400 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-24-2011, 06:55 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 766
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
Morgan - girl Cameron - boy Jordan - boy ...

Morgan - girl
Cameron - boy
Jordan - boy
Dylan - boy
Avery - girl
Elliot - boy
Bailey - girl
 
I don't think Jordan is turning into a girl name, at least in my neck of the woods. I haven't...
Forum: January 2012   09-20-2011, 11:00 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,455
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
My husband has been present for, and watched,...

My husband has been present for, and watched, all 3 of my previous births. He actually was really hoping to help catch DS2 but I only pushed twice and there was honestly not time for him to put his...
Forum: January 2012   09-20-2011, 10:52 AM
Replies: 153
Views: 3,387
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
What if you used Potter as a middle name?  My...

What if you used Potter as a middle name?  My husband felt really strongly about using a family name for this baby if it was a boy. I really don't like the name in question but agreed to use it as a...
Forum: January 2012   09-14-2011, 07:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 327
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
I leaked during pregnancy with my first and my...

I leaked during pregnancy with my first and my third but not my second, and breastfed all three of them with no problems. I don't usually notice much change in breast size until I'm actually...
Forum: January 2012   09-13-2011, 08:29 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 300
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
my husband and possibly a friend of mine, but...

my husband and possibly a friend of mine, but that's all.  I don't want a ton of spectators.
Forum: January 2012   09-07-2011, 12:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 403
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
I take gummy prenatals from Target because I've...

I take gummy prenatals from Target because I've never been able to stomach normal prenatals.  I also take a flax/dha blend and a cal/mag supplement because I don't drink much milk.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-06-2011, 01:47 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 12,013
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
I have been doing 2 hours because I eat slow,...

I have been doing 2 hours because I eat slow, and the clinic was insistent on picking either one or two and sticking with it.  I may try doing 1 hour tests for a few days here. I'd love to see SOME...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   09-05-2011, 02:49 PM
Replies: 21
  Poll: First PP period
Views: 1,243
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
With DD1 and DS1 I had my period back by around...

With DD1 and DS1 I had my period back by around 2 months. I don't honestly remember exactly with DS2 but I think it was around 13 months. All three were exclusively breastfed but with DS2 I was back...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-05-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 591
Views: 40,078
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
We tossed around Dexter and Lumen for this baby,...

We tossed around Dexter and Lumen for this baby, both from the TV show Dexter.  I also really like Clementine for a girl, but DH vetoed it.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-05-2011, 02:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,119
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
I love Ciaran.  That would be my choice from the...

I love Ciaran.  That would be my choice from the ones you listed. Love it.
 
I think that Caeden (or Cayden, as I see it spelled more often) and similar names like Jayden, Brayden, Aidan, etc are...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-05-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 380
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
I really miss Ibuprofen.  I only rarely even...

I really miss Ibuprofen.  I only rarely even bother with tylenol and every time I take it I remember why I don't bother - because it doesn't work anyway. I also miss melatonin which works great for...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-05-2011, 01:54 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 12,013
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
I am honestly still really questioning whether I...

I am honestly still really questioning whether I actually have gestational diabetes.  I didn't test for about a week because I forgot my meter at my mom's house and had to get it back from her. When...
Forum: January 2012   09-04-2011, 12:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,079
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
mine is too.  At the ultrasound baby girl was...

mine is too.  At the ultrasound baby girl was flipping and kicking and going nuts, and I could hardly feel any of it. :(  I am a little disappointed that I'm missing out on so much of her activity,...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-02-2011, 04:01 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 12,013
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
Thesan I'm glad your kitty is okay! I know what...

Thesan I'm glad your kitty is okay! I know what you mean about stress.  I notice my sugar is a little higher when I'm stressed out too. I also notice it's higher in the morning when I don't get good...
Forum: January 2012   09-02-2011, 03:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 406
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
I think I would probably go to the...

I think I would probably go to the endocrinologist too.  It's really not a minor thing to have hypothyroidism during pregnancy, it needs to be managed. I hope you'll at least consider seeing the...
Forum: January 2012   09-02-2011, 07:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 804
Posted By BeanSprout Mama
I absolutely adore the Moby and did not find it...

I absolutely adore the Moby and did not find it to be limited to only the tiny baby phase.  I still carried my DS2 in it up until he refused to be carried any more. He was somewhere in the...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250

 
Forum Jump: