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Forum: Spirituality   12-07-2010, 11:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 292
Posted By amicamom
I am looking for a KJV Bible for two teenage...

I am looking for a KJV Bible for two teenage girls (13 and 15) that has daily readings and questions/answers to follow each reading for them to use as their morning devotions. They already have a...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-07-2010, 05:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,570
Posted By amicamom
Has anyone ever ordered staples from a...

Has anyone ever ordered staples from a restaurant supply distributor through a restaurant?
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-06-2010, 01:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,570
Posted By amicamom
I live in the upstate of South Carolina and I'm...

I live in the upstate of South Carolina and I'm trying to find the lowest prices for bulk food items.  I've started a price book and I can't beat Aldi & Sam's for their prices on the basics.  It...
Forum: Diapering   11-26-2010, 05:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 305
Posted By amicamom
Hi, I have 5 children and run an in-home...

Hi, I have 5 children and run an in-home babysitting service.  I have had some very sensitive bottoms to deal with over the years and the best method I have found is to let it air dry as much as...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-04-2009, 04:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 513
Posted By amicamom
Everything went fabulous and I only had a 3.5...

Everything went fabulous and I only had a 3.5 hour labor!

On Tuesday, June 30, after another visit to the doctor, I was found to be the same dilatation and effacement with zero contractions. He...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   06-30-2009, 06:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 513
Posted By amicamom
Thank you so much for sharing! You've given me a...

Thank you so much for sharing! You've given me a lot of encouragement with your success stories. My Bishop's score is 14 so that is favorable. http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif:
Forum: Birth and Beyond   06-30-2009, 09:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 513
Posted By amicamom
Hello Everyone! I'm 40w4d and 5 cm/75%...

Hello Everyone!

I'm 40w4d and 5 cm/75% effaced without any contractions. I have pelvic organ prolapse so I'm very uncomfortable. I have tried castor oil 4x over the past two weeks. I've walked...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-19-2009, 09:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,484
Posted By amicamom
I've tried castor oil twice already this...

I've tried castor oil twice already this pregnancy on two different days to no avail so I think you really have to be ready for these natural methods to work. With baby #4, I did an entire day full...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-17-2009, 05:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 603
Posted By amicamom
I've been taking EPO since 36 weeks and it has...

I've been taking EPO since 36 weeks and it has not started labor or anything. I'm having my 5th baby and I've never noticed natural induction methods to work unless your body is ready. : )
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-17-2009, 05:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,484
Posted By amicamom
Please share any natural induction methods that...

Please share any natural induction methods that have worked for you...I'd love to hear your stories! http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif:

Ideas I have heard of...

-Stripping...
Forum: June 2009   03-27-2009, 12:19 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 4,148
Posted By amicamom
I'm 27 weeks as of today (3/27/09) and I've...

I'm 27 weeks as of today (3/27/09) and I've gained 9 lbs so far.

Starting weight: 176 lbs
Loss From First Trimester Down To: 158 lbs
Gain In 2nd Trimester Back Up To: 185 lbs
Forum: Healing Birth Trauma   01-17-2009, 07:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 665
Posted By amicamom
Hi, I'm currently 17 weeks pregnant and...

Hi,

I'm currently 17 weeks pregnant and experiencing terrible prolapse symptoms. I was diagnosed during pregnancy #4 with grade IV cystocelle and grade III overall pelvic organ prolapse by a...
Forum: June 2009   01-07-2009, 04:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,805
Posted By amicamom
I didn't realize that both genders look very...

I didn't realize that both genders look very similar in the beginning. By 15 weeks the girls protrusion should have completely "shrunk" and the boys should have "grown." The way it might be a boy is...
Forum: June 2009   01-06-2009, 05:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,805
Posted By amicamom
There are probably more girls who are thought to...

There are probably more girls who are thought to be boys, than boys who are thought to be girls, right? There was nothing there that made us wonder so I have to assume it is a girl.

I thought...
Forum: June 2009   01-06-2009, 04:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,805
Posted By amicamom
We are supposed to have one at 20 weeks but our...

We are supposed to have one at 20 weeks but our insurance may not cover it. Since finances are tight, we may skip it or try and get the doctor to authorize us to go to a local technical college...
Forum: June 2009   01-06-2009, 03:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,805
Posted By amicamom
Let me know if you think this is a boy or a...

Let me know if you think this is a boy or a girl. We have four girls and this is our 5th baby so we are pretty sure it is a girl. The ultrasound tech had 20 years experience but she wouldn't say...
Forum: June 2009   01-02-2009, 07:32 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 908
Posted By amicamom
I'm 15 weeks today and I think I've felt...

I'm 15 weeks today and I think I've felt "bumping" since about 11 weeks but no real kicks. Just little twitches here and there. It is so hard to tell the difference between movement and "digestion."...
Forum: June 2009   01-02-2009, 06:37 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 21,053
Posted By amicamom
15 Weeks Today: ...

15 Weeks Today:
http://www.whattoexpect.com/blogs/di...t/default.aspx (http://www.whattoexpect.com/blogs/diapercakesandafamilyofeight/default.aspx)
Forum: Birth Professionals   01-01-2009, 06:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 412
Posted By amicamom
This morning I was able to palpate the uterus...

This morning I was able to palpate the uterus and move the top of it from side to side under the umbilicus. This was with a full bladder. 15 weeks seems too early, doesn't it? I have an ultrasound...
Forum: Healing Birth Trauma   12-31-2008, 03:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,393
Posted By amicamom
Hi, I'm looking for information on exercises,...

Hi, I'm looking for information on exercises, posture, etc for pelvic organ prolapse. What worked for you? Any information would be very helpful! Thank you.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-31-2008, 01:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 708
Posted By amicamom
I'm so glad to know there are others who...

I'm so glad to know there are others who measured so far ahead early on. I sincerely doubt twins (although I would love it if it were). I go in for an ultrasound on Jan 6.

I've have a tipped...
Forum: Healing Birth Trauma   12-31-2008, 12:31 PM
Replies: 1,503
Views: 198,641
Posted By amicamom
Joining In... I'm so thankful to have found...

Joining In...

I'm so thankful to have found this thread!! I'm a 32-year-old with grade III pelvic organ prolapse including a severe cystocele (diagnosed by a urogynecologist) and cervical...
Forum: Birth Professionals   12-31-2008, 08:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 412
Posted By amicamom
Based on your experience, tell me what you think...

Based on your experience, tell me what you think of the following...

I am currently 15 weeks pregnant with baby #5. It has been 4 years since I have been pregnant. I have average sized babies...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-31-2008, 08:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 708
Posted By amicamom
I'm 14 weeks and measuring 20 cm with the top of...

I'm 14 weeks and measuring 20 cm with the top of my fundus at the umbilicus. Anyone else measure this far ahead with a singleton?
Forum: June 2009   12-31-2008, 07:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 307
Posted By amicamom
I had a hard time finding mine as well. This is...

I had a hard time finding mine as well. This is my 5th and I'm carrying extra weight also (mostly in my legs). I have a tipped uterus so I know this makes it harder to feel. I just started feeling...
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