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Forum: Life With a Baby   06-18-2010, 07:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,849
Posted By Conifer
My DS is almost 8 months. He didn't really have...

My DS is almost 8 months. He didn't really have anything except BM until after 6 monthes, but now I give him just about anything that isn't overly processed (or atleast my oppinion of overly...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-08-2010, 11:15 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,343
Posted By Conifer
We've had one since Christmas and DS never uses...

We've had one since Christmas and DS never uses it. He looked really uncomfortable and would just sit there and frown like "why did you put me in here" kinda look. It's currently in the yard sale...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   03-23-2010, 01:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 394
Posted By Conifer
Hi, just wanted to say that I posted a very...

Hi, just wanted to say that I posted a very similar post a few minutes ago! My ds will be 5 months in a few days and I have the same issues. I just looked it up on Kellymom and found that it is...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-23-2010, 12:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 222
Posted By Conifer
Hi, My ds is about 5 months now. I still EBF...

Hi,
My ds is about 5 months now. I still EBF him. Lately he has been waking up at night every 2 hours to eat and eating at least every 2 hours during the day (he was sleeping 6 hours at night). My...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-20-2010, 12:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 265
Posted By Conifer
Switching sides: I think you should do what...

Switching sides: I think you should do what feels right to you. I usually just feed one side per feeding and switch at the next one, but if ds didn't eat a lot I might put him back on the same...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-20-2010, 12:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 738
Posted By Conifer
I decided to humor my dh and let him feed cereal...

I decided to humor my dh and let him feed cereal to ds. I was never planning on it replacing any breast feedings so I was okay with it. Ds grimaced and spit out every bit (we tried 3 bites). He...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-17-2010, 10:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 363
Posted By Conifer
Just wanted to commiserate. My ds (almost 5...

Just wanted to commiserate. My ds (almost 5 months) does the same thing only opposite. He sleeps on his belly and rolls onto his back and freaks out flailing his arms and legs everywhere...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-16-2010, 09:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 738
Posted By Conifer
Quote: I'd watch the advice your DS's doctor...

Quote:
I'd watch the advice your DS's doctor gives you about nutrition and breastfeeding! This is REALLY outdated. The medical community now realises that there is evidence to keep the introduction...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-15-2010, 11:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 738
Posted By Conifer
At our ds's 4 month well child check up his...

At our ds's 4 month well child check up his doctor said "well, he's 4 months now, you can start introducing food". I was totally not ready for that. He's my BABY...the youngest of 4 with a 5 year...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   03-15-2010, 11:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,299
Posted By Conifer
My first son had issues with his baby front...

My first son had issues with his baby front teeth as well. I just brushed them and went right along nursing as usual. I was taking him to a dentist regularly to have them checked out. I nursed him...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-15-2010, 11:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 685
Posted By Conifer
Hi, I own a "mom and Pop" toy store. I would...

Hi,
I own a "mom and Pop" toy store. I would want to know if toys that I were selling were defective. But please don't be super upset or get angry with the store owner....they didn't make the toy....
Forum: The Childhood Years   03-04-2010, 11:13 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,329
Posted By Conifer
How is your child reacting to the incident? My...

How is your child reacting to the incident? My son has made some really poor choices at 7...just not thinking about the outcome. This was dangerous and needs a consequence so that it is understood,...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-04-2010, 10:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 687
Posted By Conifer
I feel your pain! My ds is 4 months and we...

I feel your pain!

My ds is 4 months and we are going through the same thing. He used to sleep for atleast an hour or so at a time, but lately his naps are only 20 minutes long. I work from home...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   02-24-2010, 11:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,695
Posted By Conifer
Tonight I told DS "ok so starting tomorrow I am...

Tonight I told DS "ok so starting tomorrow I am going to make eggs for you for breakfast" he says "REALLY?! Yippeee!" lol... it was like I said he could have ice cream for breakfast he was so...
Forum: Life With a Baby   02-24-2010, 08:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,257
Posted By Conifer
I have one and I really like it. My DS was only...

I have one and I really like it. My DS was only a few weeks old when he came down with a cold. This really helped! He doesn't like it but it is quick and effective...much better than suctioning with...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   02-24-2010, 07:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,695
Posted By Conifer
Thank you posters! I feel a lot better. He's the...

Thank you posters! I feel a lot better. He's the oldest of 4 kids so I just wasn't sure that my instincts were right on this. I will continue to let him chow down! I am also going to take some of...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   02-24-2010, 10:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,695
Posted By Conifer
Lately my almost 10 year old DS has been eating...

Lately my almost 10 year old DS has been eating me out of house and home. He has seriously been eating more than twice the amount I eat in a day. Example: breakfast 2 bowls of Cheerios, 3 packets of...
Forum: Life With a Baby   02-05-2010, 07:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 224
Posted By Conifer
Michigan winters suck. My ds is 3.5months and...

Michigan winters suck. My ds is 3.5months and honestly I am both bored and overwhelmed at the same time. I also have a dd (5 yrs), ds (9yrs) and dss (7yrs). Baby doesnt like to be put down anywhere,...
Forum: Life With a Baby   02-05-2010, 06:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 829
Posted By Conifer
My 3.5mo slept 9 hours straight last night and...

My 3.5mo slept 9 hours straight last night and woke up happy. His cheeks are still chunky as ever! Let him sleep!!! http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: Life With a Baby   02-05-2010, 01:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By Conifer
My baby also had a cold at 3 weeks. I took him...

My baby also had a cold at 3 weeks. I took him to the doctor, but there was really nothing she could do about it. She suggested a vaporizer, having him sleep on a slight incline (we put a board...
Forum: Life With a Baby   02-05-2010, 01:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,103
Posted By Conifer
First FORGIVE YOURSELF! Take a deep...

First FORGIVE YOURSELF! Take a deep breath...everyone is fine.

Just wanted to say that my daughter started having really fitful nights at 6 months and I thought it was teething. I finally brought...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-29-2010, 12:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 508
Posted By Conifer
hi, My ds (born 10-26) does this sometimes...

hi,
My ds (born 10-26) does this sometimes too. We don't really call it crying...it's more like complaining. Like "Hey...this isn't the warm cuddly place I was a minute ago". I generally pat his...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   01-29-2010, 12:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 797
Posted By Conifer
My first ds got his 2 bottom front teeth and...

My first ds got his 2 bottom front teeth and then he got his canines! We called him BATBOY because he looked like a little vampire without his front teeth! He got his front teeth a week or two...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-27-2010, 10:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 778
Posted By Conifer
oh! I also wanted to add that my little sister...

oh! I also wanted to add that my little sister ate a penny when she was 1. No harm done. My mom just had to watch poop for a couple days LOL!
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-27-2010, 10:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 778
Posted By Conifer
My daughter was 6 months old at Christmas time...

My daughter was 6 months old at Christmas time (5 years ago). We found wrapping paper in her diaper! We were trying to keep her from eating the wrapping paper Christmas morning, but I guess we...
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