Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 160
Search took 6.55 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: BeanMama
Forum: I'm Pregnant   11-29-2012, 06:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 658
Posted By BeanMama
My DS was 2yrs4mos when his first sister was...

My DS was 2yrs4mos when his first sister was born and the labor was so fast that my mom couldn't get to us in time to take him away so yes he was right there when she came out.  In the end I thought...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   11-29-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 397
Posted By BeanMama
Thank you, Melissa. I appreciate you taking the...

Thank you, Melissa. I appreciate you taking the time to explain it more fully.  And btw, welcome to MDC!!  http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/smile.gif
 
Forum: I'm Pregnant   11-26-2012, 11:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 397
Posted By BeanMama
Answering my own question...   I called my...

Answering my own question...
 
I called my midwife this morning before my swim and she told me that putting the support hose back on after my swim would not be especially harmful but it would...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   11-25-2012, 08:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 397
Posted By BeanMama
I am in my 6th month of pregnancy #4 and for the...

I am in my 6th month of pregnancy #4 and for the first time I am experiencing an issue with aching varicose veins in one of my legs.  My midwife took one look and said: support hose!  which made me...
Forum: June 2010   03-10-2010, 03:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 425
Posted By BeanMama
Eat bananas! (that's for potassium) Now that I...

Eat bananas! (that's for potassium) Now that I am swimming every week (pre-natal swim class, so great!) I have been boosting my banana intake because I remember getting a lot of nighttime cramps...
Forum: June 2010   02-23-2010, 02:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 476
Posted By BeanMama
You're just getting that now on your 3rd?! Lucky...

You're just getting that now on your 3rd?! Lucky you!!

I had it with all 3 pregnancies and even sometimes in-between! The worst is when I've had headcolds, and also we laugh a lot around here at...
Forum: June 2010   02-12-2010, 12:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 391
Posted By BeanMama
Good for you for thinking about this now, for...

Good for you for thinking about this now, for being aware of it and trying to articulate it. No doubt your feelings will shift around plenty, thanks to hormones and also this huge change coming in...
Forum: June 2010   01-25-2010, 01:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 619
Posted By BeanMama
Just to add... if you are inclined to a side-car...

Just to add... if you are inclined to a side-car crib setup and want to minimize your purchases, a crib will "last" longer than any size of cosleeper. Especially if you get the kind that converts...
Forum: June 2010   01-25-2010, 12:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 619
Posted By BeanMama
I never used a crib at all. I don't think we...

I never used a crib at all. I don't think we planned it that way from the outset but we grew into realizing that we just didn't need one.

We used the Arms Reach Universal CoSleeper for DS...
Forum: June 2010   01-25-2010, 12:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 399
Posted By BeanMama
I was still nursing my 28mo DS when DD was born,...

I was still nursing my 28mo DS when DD was born, and I don’t recall nearly as much pain nursing him through that pregnancy as I am having nursing her through this one. My nipples are in agony with...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   03-09-2008, 05:51 PM
Replies: 366
Views: 5,473
Posted By BeanMama
On a lighter note, this spoof of Fiddler on the...

On a lighter note, this spoof of Fiddler on the Roof and Avenue Q was pretty funny. I think you kinda need to have seen (or at least know about) Avenue Q to fully appreciate it, but maybe not.
...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   03-09-2008, 05:42 PM
Replies: 366
Views: 5,473
Posted By BeanMama
Hodesh tov, Eeeeemas! I am not feeling the...

Hodesh tov, Eeeeemas!

I am not feeling the Adar joy around here. Not yet anyway.

I recovered from my stomach thing last week just in time to watch DH then DS get sick with some sort of...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   03-03-2008, 11:52 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 6,572
Posted By BeanMama
Thanks, MV. I feel so much better today. ...

Thanks, MV. I feel so much better today.

P.S. Total stomach-virus weight loss: 7 lbs! What a way to do it, though, yuck. I don't recommend it. But now I really need to keep it off and keep going....
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   03-03-2008, 01:11 AM
Replies: 405
Views: 6,572
Posted By BeanMama
Me? I was laid up with a yukky stomach virus...

Me? I was laid up with a yukky stomach virus since Thursday afternoon -- a most unpleasant way to lose 5 lbs!

About my mean-mommy/shalom bayit issues posted last week, it is interesting to wonder...
Forum: Women's Health   02-29-2008, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 156
Posted By BeanMama
thanks -- especially for the bath idea,...

thanks -- especially for the bath idea, brilliant. I mean I took a long bath anyway because of my aches, but it didn't occur to me that it was hydrating me at the same time. duh!
Forum: Women's Health   02-29-2008, 12:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 156
Posted By BeanMama
i am suddenly sick, some sort of stomach thing....

i am suddenly sick, some sort of stomach thing. i have pooped 25 times since noon today, I am worried i'll dehydrate. I have been drinking water & herbal tea (chamomile & pepppermint), ate a slice...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   02-26-2008, 01:26 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 6,572
Posted By BeanMama
Quote: Originally Posted by mamaverdi...

Quote:
Originally Posted by mamaverdi http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/10634958)
Is your DD portable? I mean easiliy carried...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   02-26-2008, 01:19 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 6,572
Posted By BeanMama
That's good in-the-trenches encouragement from...

That's good in-the-trenches encouragement from "She Who b'shaah tova Will Soon Need to Change her Screen Name Again". Although it feels very far off, teenagerhood.

ugh, baby crying...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   02-26-2008, 12:45 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 6,572
Posted By BeanMama
Need to vent -- waiting for upsherin...

Need to vent -- waiting for upsherin sucks!!!!!!!!!!!! http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/wild.gif (seriously!)

Poor DS, with his beautiful long blonde curly hair, he practically...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   02-25-2008, 06:57 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 6,572
Posted By BeanMama
of course, why didn't I think of that? thanks! ...

of course, why didn't I think of that? thanks!
(but then putting DS on my computer to watch youtube would give him much joy but -- of course -- would defeat the *other* purpose of giving DS...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   02-25-2008, 06:42 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 6,572
Posted By BeanMama
Quote: Originally Posted by flminivanmama...

Quote:
Originally Posted by flminivanmama http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/10623810)
we love rick recht!!
...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   02-15-2008, 03:15 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 6,572
Posted By BeanMama
I am dropping in to say hello and give a quick...

I am dropping in to say hello and give a quick update since we moved to the new apartment 5 weeks ago. I hope everyone has been well. I have been able to grab a few minutes to read some posts here...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   01-08-2008, 03:20 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 7,899
Posted By BeanMama
Quote: Originally Posted by Ruthla...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ruthla http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/10221648)
Good luck with the move! And be prepared for...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   01-08-2008, 02:30 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 7,899
Posted By BeanMama
P.S. Hodesh tov!!!...

P.S. Hodesh tov!!! http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/treehugger.gif: http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/treehugger.gif:...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   01-08-2008, 02:29 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 7,899
Posted By BeanMama
My DH does our laundry too! (see sig below) His...

My DH does our laundry too! (see sig below) His big complaint is all the tissues that get left in pockets or mixed in with the clothes. They disintegrate and stick to everything!! His silent...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 160

 
Forum Jump: