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Forum: Breastfeeding   04-16-2015, 02:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 238
Posted By katelove
Done. One of the questions, can't remember which...

Done. One of the questions, can't remember which one, had the word "never" but no tick box next to it. It wouldn't let me just leave a comment so I ticked a box and then put the real answer in the...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   04-14-2015, 02:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 672
Posted By katelove
In the scenario you describe with the video game,...

In the scenario you describe with the video game, I wouldn't do anything because I don't think having emotions warrants punishment. If the child expressed anger in a potentially destructive way then...
Forum: Life With a Baby   04-14-2015, 02:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By katelove
Are you breastfeeding? It's no longer recommended...

Are you breastfeeding? It's no longer recommended that we breastfeed on a schedule or do timed feeds.

If you are formula feeding you may need to adjust the amount you give at each feed if your...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   04-13-2015, 04:30 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 375
Posted By katelove
20/52 - dress for DD1. The A-line style from the...

20/52 - dress for DD1. The A-line style from the 'First Day Dress' pattern by Dana Made It.


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Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-10-2015, 12:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 333
Posted By katelove
Would it be possible to give him 10 minutes of...

Would it be possible to give him 10 minutes of very focused time when you first get home? That might help fill his love tank a little bit.

Something one of my friends has had success with is DS...
Forum: Single Parenting   04-09-2015, 11:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 568
Posted By katelove
It seems like your BF should support *your*...

It seems like your BF should support *your* choice here rather than pushing you into doing something you don't want to do. TBH, I see no reason why your ex shouldn't pay the full amount as it is his...
Forum: Babywearing   04-08-2015, 04:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 291
Posted By katelove
I have a few thoughts. May or may not be useful...

I have a few thoughts. May or may not be useful :-)

1. I do not love ring slings (or any single shoulder carrier). I know some people swear by them but I just do not get it.

2. I think you have...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-07-2015, 12:32 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 6,199
Posted By katelove
No, but that is an issue for any record,...

No, but that is an issue for any record, handwritten or electronic. Deborah specifically raised the issue of whether an electronic record could be altered without leaving a trail.


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Forum: Vaccinations   04-06-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 6,199
Posted By katelove
If we are talking medical record software then...

If we are talking medical record software then the average user would not be able to do this. All eMR programs I have ever encountered prevent any alteration to entries once they have been submitted....
Forum: Arts & Crafts   04-06-2015, 02:23 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 375
Posted By katelove
19/52 - baby quilt for my step-grandson. ...

19/52 - baby quilt for my step-grandson.


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Forum: Arts & Crafts   04-03-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 375
Posted By katelove
16, 17, 18/52 - three little bags for my girls...

16, 17, 18/52 - three little bags for my girls and my niece, for Easter.

I used this pattern http://prettybyhand.bigcartel.com/product/pdf-version-thank-heaven-for-little-girls-purse


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Forum: Life With a Baby   04-02-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 559
Posted By katelove
Can you put your baby on your back and tackle the...

Can you put your baby on your back and tackle the mountain of washing? I'm not sure what it was you disagreed with in MFQ's post but I think one of the points she was trying to make was not that you...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   04-02-2015, 01:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 543
Posted By katelove
Your doctor is right in the sense that you can...

Your doctor is right in the sense that you can never eliminate a dust mite issue entirely. However, a vacuum cleaner with a HEPA filter and damp dusting instead of dry dusting will probably help a...
Forum: The Childhood Years   04-01-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By katelove
Have you looked at 'It's Not the Stork'? ...

Have you looked at 'It's Not the Stork'?


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Forum: Healing Birth Trauma   04-01-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 304
Posted By katelove
I would suggest a few things - make an...

I would suggest a few things

- make an appointment with whoever attended the birth and/or repaired your tear. They are the only ones who can answer that question. A second degree tear may extend...
Forum: Baby Health   04-01-2015, 12:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 221
Posted By katelove
Most simple wounds like that will be closed...

Most simple wounds like that will be closed (although not back to full strength) after 7-10 days. It's hard to say without seeing it but a little bit of separation is probably not a big problem. I...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-28-2015, 01:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 356
Posted By katelove
My DH is one of four and is closest to his...

My DH is one of four and is closest to his youngest brother who is nearly 10 years younger. There are some unique family circumstances which have contributed to that but the age gap hasn't stopped...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   03-26-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 247
Posted By katelove
I would like to have a weekly plan but I'm not...

I would like to have a weekly plan but I'm not motivated enough. I've done it a couple of times and it works well when I do :-)


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Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   03-25-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 247
Posted By katelove
We are a mixed household. DH has been a...

We are a mixed household. DH has been a vegetarian for most of his adult life. I am an omnivore with no current plans to give up meat entirely.

We generally all eat different things for breakfast...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   03-25-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 951
Posted By katelove
We have been having kidney bean tacos quite a lot...

We have been having kidney bean tacos quite a lot lately. I just fry a tin of kidney beans with taco seasoning, cut up some tomatoes and grate cheese. Sour cream if we have it. I would do avocado as...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   03-24-2015, 01:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By katelove
We have a nearly-5yo and a nearly-2.5yo. It is...

We have a nearly-5yo and a nearly-2.5yo. It is beginning to get a bit easier. I think the ages your kids are at are particularly difficult. They certainly were for me!

Getting up before the kids...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   03-23-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 72
Posted By katelove
Actually, it is still extremely beneficial for...

Actually, it is still extremely beneficial for children to continue breastfeeding beyond infancy. Increasing solid food and reducing breastfeeds will not help with supply. And replacing breastmilk...
Forum: Toddler Nutrition   03-23-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 60
Posted By katelove
I really like the website/FB page It's Not About...

I really like the website/FB page It's Not About Nutrition


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Forum: Breastfeeding   03-23-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 578
Posted By katelove
I wouldn't wake her. You're probably right about...

I wouldn't wake her. You're probably right about it not being a regular thing at this age but my second DD was sleeping pretty long stretches early on.

I think, as long as you feed on demand you...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   03-23-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 302
Posted By katelove
I started leaving my girls for sleeps at about...

I started leaving my girls for sleeps at about 4mo. We have rails on the bed and, once DD1 was mobile we put the mattress on the floor.

I just moved all the pillows to the head of the bed and...
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