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Forum: Breastfeeding   05-10-2006, 11:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By ZachsMommy
I had flat nipples and had a terrible time...

I had flat nipples and had a terrible time nursing my first DS. BUT I was lucky that my Doc had noticed it and had suggested using nipple sheilds or protectors when nursing. So after the first night...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-22-2006, 02:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 253
Posted By ZachsMommy
I think what you're talking about is a Foley...

I think what you're talking about is a Foley Catheter. It's supposed to manually open the cervix to start contractions or just get something going down there if you haven't dialated yet. I had it...
Forum: The Childhood Years   02-15-2006, 04:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 672
Posted By ZachsMommy
My friend allows her 7 year old to walk to...

My friend allows her 7 year old to walk to school himself. It's about 2 blocks away and he has only 1 street to cross (right in front of the house). She sends him with a walkie-talkie and they talk...
Forum: Life With a Baby   02-11-2006, 03:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 428
Posted By ZachsMommy
Oooo - just noticed this post. My first thought...

Oooo - just noticed this post. My first thought was the temperature of the milk. My DS liked to have his formula quite warm. Like warm tea warm (YKWIM???...
Forum: Parenting   01-24-2006, 11:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By ZachsMommy
I was a 4-Her and I LOVED it!!...

I was a 4-Her and I LOVED it!! http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/thumb.gif You learn all kinds of interesting things. We did speeches and cook-offs (we were a Crafts and Cooking...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   01-24-2006, 02:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 371
Posted By ZachsMommy
Well, I'm not a vegetarian but before getting pg...

Well, I'm not a vegetarian but before getting pg with my DS I rarely ate meat (just didn't want any) and was a carboholic and veggie-nut...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-24-2006, 01:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 665
Posted By ZachsMommy
I am also on the side of every child is...

I am also on the side of every child is different. Some children are ready for solids sooner than other children. It varies and you should follow your child's cues not some arbitrary age that a...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-20-2005, 12:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 539
Posted By ZachsMommy
My DS has done both but prefers to stand like...

My DS has done both but prefers to stand like daddy http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/wink1.gif He doesn't really miss the bowl and I don't have messes to clean up; he's actually...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-15-2005, 03:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 360
Posted By ZachsMommy
I am currently in the midst of potty training my...

I am currently in the midst of potty training my 30 month old. And honestly, we really just took his cue. Since he was around 24 months old we would offer the potty option if we were going or when...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-02-2005, 08:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 517
Posted By ZachsMommy
Welcome to Winter!...

Welcome to Winter! http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/lol.gif

I think that if you're going to be in a cold climate for the rest of the winter then I would defintely suggest...
Forum: Life With a Baby   10-14-2005, 12:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 378
Posted By ZachsMommy
Well, it sounds as though you ARE stimulating...

Well, it sounds as though you ARE stimulating him quite a bit. Although, each child is different and some need more interaction and some don't - But with all that you do with/for him - how on earth...
Forum: Life With a Baby   10-14-2005, 12:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 243
Posted By ZachsMommy
Here is a snippet from the daily schedule that I...

Here is a snippet from the daily schedule that I gave to my DCP as I went back to work when DS was 1 year old. He had been eating all of the following for a few months:


7:30 Breakfast – Can...
Forum: Life With a Baby   10-13-2005, 04:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 405
Posted By ZachsMommy
Ok, I have to admit - I don't see a problem...

Ok, I have to admit - I don't see a problem http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/shrug.gif - Mini Marshmallows is my DS's favorite treat and has been since around 10 - 11 months old....
Forum: Parenting   10-13-2005, 02:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 419
Posted By ZachsMommy
Well, my DS's never done it but *I* have :LOL I...

Well, my DS's never done it but *I* have :LOL I used to go shopping with my stroller and would put my purchases in the basket underneath. Well, with all my purchases plus diaper bag, extra sweater,...
Forum: Life With a Baby   10-13-2005, 12:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,836
Posted By ZachsMommy
Well, I have to say I am not surprised. In my...

Well, I have to say I am not surprised. In my world (IRL) it is quite common to nurse for 3 - 6 months, switch to bottles and formula until 10 - 12 months then switch to whole milk after that. Most...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-12-2005, 03:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,113
Posted By ZachsMommy
Curly Laces! Found here: ...

Curly Laces!

Found here:

http://www.foam-eze.com/laces.php -

They are great - there is no tying and they stay curled up!

Or
Forum: I'm Pregnant   10-12-2005, 01:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 492
Posted By ZachsMommy
...then what are you planning on doing to...

...then what are you planning on doing to prevent it or build your own immune system? I also do NOT want to get the shot but am not sure of how to go about avoiding it...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   10-11-2005, 06:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,515
Posted By ZachsMommy
Here Here Here!!!...

Here Here Here!!! http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/wave.gif

I am 20 weeks(yesterday) and was at my 10 year high school reunion on Saturday. When people saw me they asked when I...
Forum: Dads   10-11-2005, 02:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,153
Posted By ZachsMommy
Well, I will answer for my DH - We are both...

Well, I will answer for my DH -

We are both working full time but every second week we work an opposite shift so he gets DS all morning until 2 in the afternoon. He drops DS at the DCP's and I...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-07-2005, 07:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 337
Posted By ZachsMommy
Well, as a mom who lets her DS watch when he...

Well, as a mom who lets her DS watch when he wants I have to say that by allowing him to do it he actually (in total) probably watches a half hour to an hour a day! I allow him to put in whatever...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-07-2005, 12:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,171
Posted By ZachsMommy
I would have to suggest going to Sears or going...

I would have to suggest going to Sears or going to www.Sears.ca (http://www.Sears.ca) - they rate their jackets and all outerwear as to whether their item is for cold weather or not. An example of...
Forum: Life With a Baby   10-06-2005, 03:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 266
Posted By ZachsMommy
I am assuming that you're still nursing? Try...

I am assuming that you're still nursing? Try drinking more water. I've read in a couple of places that it helps with the solidness (is that a word? :LOL ) and frequency of poops!
Forum: I'm Pregnant   10-06-2005, 01:54 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,023
Posted By ZachsMommy
I don't care for it. It's not the type of name...

I don't care for it. It's not the type of name that I like(To me it's there with Eleanor, Olga, Esther, Beula, etc - Names that I have an aversion to...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   10-05-2005, 02:38 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,596
Posted By ZachsMommy
http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/ye...

http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/yeahthat.gif:

And while they have a less-than-covered dress code I knew a few girls that worked there and to them it's just another waitressing job...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   10-04-2005, 05:47 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,761
Posted By ZachsMommy
My mom was 16 when she had me. She was living in...

My mom was 16 when she had me. She was living in an unwed mother's hostel and went into labour naturally 2 weeks past her due date(Due Sept 20). She started active labour around Midnight(She thought...
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