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Forum: The Mindful Home   08-30-2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By lovebugmama
We love our Amana bottom freezer fridge.  The...

We love our Amana bottom freezer fridge.  The water dispenser is in the wall on the inside which is convenient b/c it doesn't take up much space. We really like the pull out freezer. It gives you...
Forum: The Mindful Home   07-13-2011, 05:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,154
Posted By lovebugmama
If my clothes come out of the wash smelly after...

If my clothes come out of the wash smelly after sitting in there too long, I either dry (on the line or in the dryer) and re-wash or add 1 cup of baking soda to the load and re-wash. 
Forum: Homebirth   05-19-2011, 07:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 274
Posted By lovebugmama
Linda McHale has years and years of experience...

Linda McHale has years and years of experience however, I have heard that she is doing fewer births this year.  Dina Auriccio is a CPM who has worked with Linda McHale and has a practice in central...
Forum: The Mindful Home   05-16-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,709
Posted By lovebugmama
Wish I had one.  I have used them when...

Wish I had one.  I have used them when travelling and love that just showered feeling down there any time of the day.  Especially nice before and/or after doing the deed....
Forum: The Mindful Home   03-14-2011, 12:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 378
Posted By lovebugmama
Its the Miele Inspira.  It has a basket that you...

Its the Miele Inspira.  It has a basket that you need to clean every so often.  It is very adjustable.  We paid around $900 for it but I feel it was well worth it since we run it at least once every...
Forum: The Mindful Home   03-14-2011, 08:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 378
Posted By lovebugmama
We have a Miele with the three racks.  The top...

We have a Miele with the three racks.  The top rack is for silverware only.  You can load soooo much into this dishwasher.  We used to have a Kitchen Aid which I hated!  This one is relatively...
Forum: Meal Planning   02-17-2011, 07:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,724
Posted By lovebugmama
My kids love veggies most when they are just...

My kids love veggies most when they are just lightly steamed with butter and salt.  If I overcook the veggies they are not as popular.  Their favorite is steamed string bean topped with sliced...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-17-2011, 06:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,689
Posted By lovebugmama
We make "chop-chop" with leftover cabbage.  We...

We make "chop-chop" with leftover cabbage.  We usually have boiled potatoes along with the cabbage, so we chop it all up and fry it in bacon fat with some chopped onions.  It's better than the...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-17-2011, 06:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 514
Posted By lovebugmama
Sounds like she just wants a new crop of...

Sounds like she just wants a new crop of options.  Sort of like when kids get tired of the toys they're playing with, so you put them away in the closet and pull them out a few months later and they...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-17-2011, 06:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 500
Posted By lovebugmama
I know how easy it is to order takeout when...

I know how easy it is to order takeout when you're hungry and don't know what to make for dinner.  The number one thing that helps me is to plan dinner for the week.  It takes all of 5 minutes to...
Forum: Midwives   02-10-2011, 11:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,022
Posted By lovebugmama
There is a wonderful yahoo group for student and...

There is a wonderful yahoo group for student and new midwives (MANAstudentsandnewmidwives@yahoogroups.com).  It has great information and you get good support from those ladies.  I am an NCM student...
Forum: August 2011   02-10-2011, 06:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,290
Posted By lovebugmama
I took Bradley and was a Bradley instructor. ...

I took Bradley and was a Bradley instructor.  There is a lot of info on nutrition, exercise, stages of labor and dealing with hospitals which are probably not going to be helpful for you. There is...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   02-10-2011, 06:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By lovebugmama
Sounds like your body is getting ready.  False...

Sounds like your body is getting ready.  False and real labor are on a continuum and lots of progress can be made during "false" labor.  Make sure you are very will hydrated, nourished and rested. ...
Forum: Allergies   02-10-2011, 06:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 444
Posted By lovebugmama
My nephew was diagnosed with allergy to cold...

My nephew was diagnosed with allergy to cold when he was 18 months old.  The doc at the time actually told her that he could develop hives in his lungs from breathing very cold air and to watch out...
Forum: Homebirth   02-10-2011, 06:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 331
Posted By lovebugmama
Pushing too soon can definitely cause the...

Pushing too soon can definitely cause the situation you described.  Your cervix becomes swollen which prevents the baby from decending down into the vagina.  Without the baby moving lower you would...
Forum: June 2011   02-10-2011, 06:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 535
Posted By lovebugmama
I know its scary because a lot of what you read...

I know its scary because a lot of what you read mentions birth defects, but in most cases of polyhydraminos there is no cause.  Try to keep positive since you will have your answer soon via...
Forum: Parenting   12-05-2010, 01:18 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,421
Posted By lovebugmama
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Forum: Organize & Declutter   10-05-2010, 01:44 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,600
Posted By lovebugmama
Quote: Originally Posted by trghig...

Quote:
Originally Posted by trghig http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15912935)
I have 1 massive go to cookbook. I also have a...
Forum: The Mindful Home   09-30-2010, 07:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,123
Posted By lovebugmama
Now we have an older Miele (came with the house)...

Now we have an older Miele (came with the house) and it is the best dishwasher I've ever had. It cleans everything and the third drawer on top for silverware is pure genius. Could never buy another...
Forum: Parenting   02-15-2009, 10:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By lovebugmama
Caneel, thanks for responding. We're hoping to...

Caneel, thanks for responding. We're hoping to find a cheap little bungalow type place - less than $1K per week. The only month that works for our schedule is August. I know it's going to be hot and...
Forum: Parenting   02-14-2009, 01:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 257
Posted By lovebugmama
DH and I are looking to plan a vacation in...

DH and I are looking to plan a vacation in August with our 3 kiddos. They are 6, 4 and 2. We are thinking of either Puerto Rico or Central America. Our ideal vacation would be a place on the beach....
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   12-11-2008, 02:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 429
Posted By lovebugmama
The craftsman house in Zathura is a standout. I...

The craftsman house in Zathura is a standout. I also loved the interior of the apartment in The Breakup even though the movie sucked.
Forum: Birth and Beyond   11-21-2008, 11:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,267
Posted By lovebugmama
How can somebody who is 22 years old deciding to...

How can somebody who is 22 years old deciding to take action to help others be a bad thing? I don't understand why anyone would think this is a bad thing. It's possible that there wasn't a Mom to...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-13-2008, 05:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 476
Posted By lovebugmama
Rapunzel makes a pretty healthy hot cocoa drink...

Rapunzel makes a pretty healthy hot cocoa drink that is sweetened with Rapadura and is not overly sweet. Dgoba also makes one that is fair trade (Rapunzel might also be). Green and Blacks hot cocoa...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-27-2008, 05:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,222
Posted By lovebugmama
I'd say between 40 - 50.

I'd say between 40 - 50.
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