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Forum: Mental Health   Yesterday, 09:37 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By sidrajedi
I found support on calorie count, an about.com...

I found support on calorie count, an about.com subsidiary. They are mostly a calorie counting weight loss/gain site but there are a lot of recovering disordered eaters on their forums and the...
Forum: August 2015 Due Date Club   05-19-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By sidrajedi
Oh, no! I'll be thinking of you!

Oh, no! I'll be thinking of you!
Forum: August 2015 Due Date Club   05-18-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,008
Posted By sidrajedi
Dude! I had this exact same dream while pregnant...

Dude! I had this exact same dream while pregnant with DD. In the dream I gave birth with just DH and a midwife that was not my MW in real life. When I delivered a girl she said "it's a girl! Her name...
Forum: August 2015 Due Date Club   05-17-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,008
Posted By sidrajedi
Nesting has been really strong for me this go...

Nesting has been really strong for me this go around. About four days ago I had a lucid dream about cleaning my ceiling fans. I woke up and spent the day cleaning the kitchen, dining room and living...
Forum: Homebirth   05-16-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 663
Posted By sidrajedi
Well, my first was a HB in a converted...

Well, my first was a HB in a converted house-turned- apartments. The house was built in 1900 and our apartment was one of the front bedrooms and the summer porch. We didn't recieve any complaints (my...
Forum: Homebirth   05-16-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 898
Posted By sidrajedi
I've only had one birth and it was at home. I'm...

I've only had one birth and it was at home. I'm planning a home birth for LO#2 in August.

I never felt the urge to push. I felt baby descending (like my whole bottom half wanted to reach escape...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-16-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 817
Posted By sidrajedi
Well put. And toys are really bad. Toys and...

Well put.

And toys are really bad. Toys and playing is meant to help our children learn about themselves and their environment so the kinds of toys they play with are very important. The toys -on...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-16-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By sidrajedi
I bought a sarashi from Japan last pregnancy but...

I bought a sarashi from Japan last pregnancy but didn't use it much bc it conflicted with my wardrobe. I used it more during this pregnancy and plan to use it after too. I don't know how long it is...
Forum: Homebirth   05-16-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By sidrajedi
Last time I had cheese and crackers and tuna...

Last time I had cheese and crackers and tuna salad. I was over two weeks late so I just made sure every week to have something accessible on hand. They didn't have any though bc we literally lived...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   05-14-2015, 05:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By sidrajedi
I love Woody Guthrie's Songs to Grow on and so...

I love Woody Guthrie's Songs to Grow on and so does DD. Songs for Mother and Child is good too.

DD likes Flamenco (Carlos Montina) and Salsa (Pacheco) and Buck Owens. we have a 50's compilation...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-13-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 817
Posted By sidrajedi
@shoeg8rl I comepletely agree with you. I...

@shoeg8rl I comepletely agree with you.

I love the name Ashley for a boy. I would use it if there weren't a few names I like better. I like Kelly too.

I think it's because femininity is so...
Forum: Homebirth   05-13-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By sidrajedi
Lucky! Ina May is my hero! That is...

Lucky! Ina May is my hero! That is amazing![/QUOTE]


Ha! We're just lucky to be Tennesseans!

But to be clear the herbal induction was my mom's idea and the MWs were appalled that she did it....
Forum: Homebirth   05-12-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By sidrajedi
My mom gave birth at home with midwives from the...

My mom gave birth at home with midwives from the Gaskin Farm in the early 80s. According to her I came along after an herbal induction at somewhere just under 43 weeks.

My DD was born (after three...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   05-12-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By sidrajedi
I was lacto-ovo pescatarian for 22 years and had...

I was lacto-ovo pescatarian for 22 years and had never eaten red meat in my life. I started eating turkey and chicken midway through my first pregnancy and then added everything but pork about a year...
Forum: August 2015 Due Date Club   05-09-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,773
Posted By sidrajedi
It worked! My 27w belly... In a notsoflattering...

It worked! My 27w belly... In a notsoflattering dress...
Forum: August 2015 Due Date Club   05-09-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,008
Posted By sidrajedi
Thanks, jojo! We're getting copies of our bills...

Thanks, jojo! We're getting copies of our bills together and such so we can apply for food stamps and I am planning to do some yard sales every weekend next month. DH is going to help me prepare for...
Forum: August 2015 Due Date Club   05-09-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,008
Posted By sidrajedi
@daisy8s I am so jealous of your spa day but I...

@daisy8s I am so jealous of your spa day but I totally understand the birthday thing too. I kind of thought it was cause I'm a Leo but I hate having an anticlimactic birthday and if I have a party...
Forum: August 2015 Due Date Club   05-06-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,008
Posted By sidrajedi
Oh, wow @ quantumleap I hope it's just one of...

Oh, wow @ quantumleap I hope it's just one of those things and you don't dilate any further!
Forum: Trying To Conceive   05-06-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By sidrajedi
I don't know how much it helps but here's my...

I don't know how much it helps but here's my experience.

I never weaned my first child. I started trying the fertility diet from the book "beautiful babies" -sort of a WAP thing- when DD was...
Forum: August 2015 Due Date Club   05-03-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,008
Posted By sidrajedi
Clar - I moved twice while pregnant with DD. I am...

Clar - I moved twice while pregnant with DD. I am so glad I do not need to move now while gestating #2! Good luck!

Add me to the list of money worriers! We are going to have to ask for help from...
Forum: August 2015 Due Date Club   04-25-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,219
Posted By sidrajedi
I would do it.

I would do it.
Forum: August 2015 Due Date Club   04-22-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,219
Posted By sidrajedi
Yay! @lightheartedmom and @splashingpuddle for...

Yay! @lightheartedmom and @splashingpuddle for your birth plan successes!

DH wants to go camping for a weekend or two before baby comes but we are pretty strapped for cash so we'll see. We might...
Forum: August 2015 Due Date Club   04-20-2015, 07:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 517
Posted By sidrajedi
Well, I have been slacking off the last couple of...

Well, I have been slacking off the last couple of weeks and my energy has taken a deep nose dive!

But... I had been really good about water and was getting 64-96oz a day. My trick was to have a...
Forum: August 2015 Due Date Club   04-19-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 414
Posted By sidrajedi
Yeah, this is us. I am unsure of when my milk...

Yeah, this is us. I am unsure of when my milk dried up but I am 24w today and so jealous, @splashingpuddle , of your milk returning. Especially bc when my milk dried up my nips started hurting during...
Forum: November 2015 Due Date Club   04-18-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 576
Posted By sidrajedi
I am so very sorry for your loss.

I am so very sorry for your loss.
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