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Forum: Multicultural Families   01-27-2009, 10:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,263
Posted By Alcyone
I agree with jul… you cannot be certain that...

I agree with jul… you cannot be certain that there is no way for anyone to tell, especially given so little information. We don't know what the fathers look like, or what the kids look like. For...
Forum: Finding Your Tribe   01-27-2009, 09:09 AM
Replies: 783
Views: 64,071
Posted By Alcyone
Quote: Originally Posted by majikfaerie...

Quote:
Originally Posted by majikfaerie http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13072170)
I made something like 50DM in half an...
Forum: Finding Your Tribe   01-26-2009, 08:09 AM
Replies: 783
Views: 64,071
Posted By Alcyone
Barefoot in the snow is not too bad. You get...

Barefoot in the snow is not too bad. You get used to it. For me, rain is worse, especially when it is close to freezing and/or in the city. In urban areas the rain makes things stick to your foot...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-22-2009, 05:50 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,378
Posted By Alcyone
We have the Amby one that uses the same frame as...

We have the Amby one that uses the same frame as the hammock. She's too short for it, but I can put a foam mat under her so her feet touch a "floor," and she loves it.
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-22-2009, 05:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By Alcyone
I still use them with DD, though she'll probably...

I still use them with DD, though she'll probably outgrow them soon. I definitely would not have put her in without them in the early weeks. With the soft bottom of the hammock, she would not have...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-21-2009, 09:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 666
Posted By Alcyone
Quote: Originally Posted by rightkindofme...

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Originally Posted by rightkindofme http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13032471)
And her dad gets annoyed when I put...
Forum: Finding Your Tribe   01-17-2009, 11:58 AM
Replies: 783
Views: 64,071
Posted By Alcyone
Wow! Thanks for the review! That is very...

Wow! Thanks for the review! That is very helpful.

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Originally Posted by Anumaria http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Europe   01-16-2009, 09:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 760
Posted By Alcyone
Honestly I got them from the UK because my...

Honestly I got them from the UK because my Danish sucks. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/shy.gif It is probably cheaper due to lower VAT, but I really don't know. With increased...
Forum: Europe   01-15-2009, 09:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 760
Posted By Alcyone
Hej to a fellow DK denizen! I have not used that...

Hej to a fellow DK denizen! I have not used that site but had a good experience with http://www.twinkleontheweb.co.uk/
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-15-2009, 04:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 753
Posted By Alcyone
This...

This (http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/cgi/content/full/121/1/e44) is probably the study that the ped is basing the 4-6 mo window on.

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Originally Posted by the study (bolding mine)...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-15-2009, 03:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By Alcyone
In either case, if you are worried about meeting...

In either case, if you are worried about meeting people, do a quick google for expat groups and/or mommy groups in the area where you're moving. When I moved abroad, I joined a couple groups right...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-15-2009, 03:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 666
Posted By Alcyone
Quote: Originally Posted by Kyyrah...

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Originally Posted by Kyyrah http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12995557)
Have you tried baby-legs? I never have but...
Forum: Finding Your Tribe   01-15-2009, 12:47 PM
Replies: 783
Views: 64,071
Posted By Alcyone
Ah that would not work then, as rain is the only...

Ah that would not work then, as rain is the only time I really wear shoes other than social (e.g. so MIL will shut up) reasons. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif

DH...
Forum: Multicultural Families   01-14-2009, 10:21 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 6,624
Posted By Alcyone
Quote: Originally Posted by NoliMum...

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Originally Posted by NoliMum http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12976698)
I just really hate living my life like the...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-14-2009, 08:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 374
Posted By Alcyone
We flew with DD to the States for Christmas and...

We flew with DD to the States for Christmas and I didn't bring anything special. I just had the regular diaper bag and my boobs, and everything was fine.

If you're traveling with a partner on a...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   01-12-2009, 09:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,183
Posted By Alcyone
Quote: Originally Posted by HidaShara...

Quote:
Originally Posted by HidaShara http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12968034)
We bought an Ikea crib and just set it up...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-11-2009, 07:35 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,320
Posted By Alcyone
Quote: Originally Posted by PatchChild...

Quote:
Originally Posted by PatchChild http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12965587)
I took to putting babylegs on over my DS's...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   01-11-2009, 06:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,183
Posted By Alcyone
We did not use the headboard or footboard to...

We did not use the headboard or footboard to secure to the crib. We used the long piece that connects the head and foot.
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   01-11-2009, 05:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,183
Posted By Alcyone
Quote: Originally Posted by butterfly_mommy...

Quote:
Originally Posted by butterfly_mommy http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12965517)
We bought an Ikea crib specifically...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   01-10-2009, 09:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By Alcyone
I was never told I couldn't do it for any...

I was never told I couldn't do it for any particular time, though I was told to use condoms before 8 weeks since I had a cesarean.
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-10-2009, 09:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 167
Posted By Alcyone
It's a language, and the purpose of any language...

It's a language, and the purpose of any language is for people within a group to communicate. If you're doing that without ASL, then you don't need ASL. There's nothing magical about it!

The only...
Forum: Finding Your Tribe   01-09-2009, 10:36 AM
Replies: 783
Views: 64,071
Posted By Alcyone
Quote: Originally Posted by majikfaerie...

Quote:
Originally Posted by majikfaerie http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12864689)
how disappointing. cant you exchange them...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   01-07-2009, 02:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 585
Posted By Alcyone
She sleeps on a small blanket, and if she's in...

She sleeps on a small blanket, and if she's in the way or needs to nurse on the other boob, I slide her over.
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-06-2009, 07:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 369
Posted By Alcyone
I recently flew to the States and back, and...

I recently flew to the States and back, and stressed way more about this than it was worth. She slept through half the takeoffs and landings, nursed through a few, and stared out the window for a...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-05-2009, 03:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 214
Posted By Alcyone
You don't need to be directly staring each other...

You don't need to be directly staring each other in the face to do it. Just do the sign when it comes up even if you don't think he can see you at all. They pick up way more than you expect.
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