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Forum: Life With a Baby   03-29-2009, 03:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 553
Posted By ewolthuis
I used the plastic wrapper from a head of...

I used the plastic wrapper from a head of lettuce. This had major crinkle power! Sewed it up inside some cute fabric, about the size of a small washcloth, just like you said. Crinkle was one of my...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-25-2009, 06:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 278
Posted By ewolthuis
Hi, mamas! I am the proud mama of my second...

Hi, mamas! I am the proud mama of my second child, DD who is 6 weeks old. I have been wearing her in slings for most of the day, except when she is nursing, getting changed, and for a few hours when...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-25-2009, 06:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By ewolthuis
Dealing with thrush in a newborn, too. Kellymom...

Dealing with thrush in a newborn, too. Kellymom has a really great thrush information page with more than you ever wanted to read about treating thrush. Sorry, I'm not sure about the crying. I am...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-19-2009, 03:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,666
Posted By ewolthuis
I feel that this is true, but applies to older...

I feel that this is true, but applies to older children, not infants. From your signature, it looks like your baby is still quite young, and I agree, you will get a much longer nap out of her if she...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-14-2009, 03:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 769
Posted By ewolthuis
I've never done this, and I'm imagining her...

I've never done this, and I'm imagining her slipping and sliding right out of my arms. But, I'm a showering mama, so it might be more convenient and save some time/water if I could just get DH to...
Forum: February 2009   03-10-2009, 10:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,409
Posted By ewolthuis
I just remixed some stronger GSE solution, about...

I just remixed some stronger GSE solution, about 15 drops per oz. Hopefully that will help. Some spots look better, but I saw some more on the roof of her mouth today. But, those just might have...
Forum: February 2009   03-09-2009, 04:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,409
Posted By ewolthuis
I'm on day 3 of GSE, and Lucy has a new spot in...

I'm on day 3 of GSE, and Lucy has a new spot in her mouth! I'm not really seeing a big improvement...is it too soon to expect the cheek spots to be disappearing? Her butt looks a bit better, just...
Forum: February 2009   03-06-2009, 12:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,409
Posted By ewolthuis
Lucy and I are right there with you all. We are...

Lucy and I are right there with you all. We are using GSE and probiotics. I am also feeling like a cold is coming on, so I'm downing Vit. C and echinacea, too. So many pills! She has just a few...
Forum: February 2009   03-03-2009, 10:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 426
Posted By ewolthuis
Love those photos, Julie. Looks like a beautiful...

Love those photos, Julie. Looks like a beautiful birth!
Forum: February 2009   02-22-2009, 10:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 882
Posted By ewolthuis
I leaked the first time I was pregnant, and this...

I leaked the first time I was pregnant, and this time I never did. My milk still came in the next day, like last time, although there was a shorter period of extreme leakage and engorgement than...
Forum: February 2009   02-09-2009, 01:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 678
Posted By ewolthuis
Hi, ladies. It is my first foray back to the...

Hi, ladies. It is my first foray back to the computer since baby girl (still haven't picked her name) was born at 3:54 Feb. 7, 2009. My milk is in, and she spent last night nursing and pooping and...
Forum: February 2009   02-07-2009, 08:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 678
Posted By ewolthuis
Still hanging in there. I almost puked! That...

Still hanging in there. I almost puked! That didn't happen last time. I'm also "emptying out", which didn't happen last time, either. But, my water hasn't broken, which is how my last labor started.
Forum: February 2009   02-07-2009, 07:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 678
Posted By ewolthuis
Woke up around 2ish with regular back pains that...

Woke up around 2ish with regular back pains that I finally realized were contractions. Since then I've been cleaning and organizing and swaying through the contractions. I have a little pink tinged...
Forum: Traditional Foods   01-30-2009, 12:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 618
Posted By ewolthuis
I've been playing with the NYT No-Knead recipe,...

I've been playing with the NYT No-Knead recipe, and Cook's Illustrated did an article about it (testing the NYT recipe, and trying to make it foolproof and add some more flavor), where they add 1...
Forum: February 2009   01-27-2009, 10:08 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,247
Posted By ewolthuis
How about this one I got today... I was at a...

How about this one I got today... I was at a kids consignment store, and the lady asked me the due date question. I said end of next week. (And continued shopping and walking by her...) THEN, she...
Forum: February 2009   01-21-2009, 01:20 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 4,105
Posted By ewolthuis
Hi, mamas! I am 37 weeks right now, and having a...

Hi, mamas! I am 37 weeks right now, and having a Blessingway this Saturday. So looking forward to that! But, I hope I don't sob the whole time... Also, I am getting a major haircut on Saturday. It...
Forum: February 2009   01-21-2009, 12:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 385
Posted By ewolthuis
Couldn't hurt to add some probiotics into the...

Couldn't hurt to add some probiotics into the mix, in case you aren't already!
Sorry you are having to deal with that...for so many days!
Forum: February 2009   01-21-2009, 12:10 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,367
Posted By ewolthuis
Congratulations! I had great support from LLL as...

Congratulations! I had great support from LLL as far as bf'ing goes. Even if there isn't anyone local, talking on the phone can be a great help. Enjoy your little guy!
Forum: February 2009   01-16-2009, 07:56 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 3,245
Posted By ewolthuis
Just wanted to check in! I am almost 37 weeks,...

Just wanted to check in! I am almost 37 weeks, and doing pretty great. Evening indigestion/heartburn. I am ready to have this baby. Well, not ready in terms of our house...but ready to have my body...
Forum: February 2009   01-15-2009, 05:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 651
Posted By ewolthuis
I just have to say that these must be universal...

I just have to say that these must be universal issues faced by pregnant women and their mates. I can identify with all of the above!
I think my husband is a little nervous about having a DAUGHTER,...
Forum: Family Safety   01-09-2009, 11:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 370
Posted By ewolthuis
Who makes the True Fit, and what is the EFTA?...

Who makes the True Fit, and what is the EFTA? Thanks!
Forum: February 2009   01-08-2009, 06:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 580
Posted By ewolthuis
We've slowed down a little, just tired, colds,...

We've slowed down a little, just tired, colds, etc. BUT, I now realize after having had one child already, how much more interested I am right now than I will be for probably about a year after...
Forum: Family Safety   01-08-2009, 05:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 370
Posted By ewolthuis
But the CarGo doesn't do rearfacing. Seems like...

But the CarGo doesn't do rearfacing. Seems like I might just need 2 new carseats.
Forum: Family Safety   01-08-2009, 12:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 370
Posted By ewolthuis
Oh, man, I had no idea that DS shouldn't be...

Oh, man, I had no idea that DS shouldn't be using the 5pt harness!! I thought I was getting such a great carseat deal, and I do want him to be in a 5pt harness as long as possible. That blows that I...
Forum: Family Safety   01-07-2009, 11:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 370
Posted By ewolthuis
Hi, all. I am due with DC#2 in Feb. I have a 3YO...

Hi, all. I am due with DC#2 in Feb. I have a 3YO 42lb. DS. I own a Graco Snugride that I plan to use for DD when she is born, until she outgrows it. DS is in a Graco Ultra CarGo (20-80 lbs.) right...
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