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Forum: Birth and Beyond   09-19-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 201
Posted By MomRunner
So I am almost 35 weeks pregnant and my baby is...

So I am almost 35 weeks pregnant and my baby is breech. Long story short, had a c section with my first baby after pushing for hours and baby never moved past +1 station. No epidural and I was...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   01-04-2013, 07:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 354
Posted By MomRunner
My DS is 23 months and he won't leave the poor...

My DS is 23 months and he won't leave the poor cat alone!!!  I am so afraid he is going to get hurt or that he is going to seriously hurt the cat!  This has been an ongoing battle and it keeps...
Forum: Kansas, Colorado, Nebraska   12-18-2012, 01:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 129
Posted By MomRunner
Hi! I am a stay at home Mom, and I just moved to...

Hi! I am a stay at home Mom, and I just moved to the Bellevue/Papillion/La Vista area of Nebraska. I know it is a long shot as it seems like kind of a smaller area, but I have a two year old son and...
Forum: VBAC   11-20-2012, 01:07 PM
Replies: 31
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Views: 2,001
Posted By MomRunner
Yikes about the midwife that dropped you so...

Yikes about the midwife that dropped you so close to having your baby and LYING about your due date!  You aren't seriously thinking about going back to her again, are you?  How could you trust her...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-16-2012, 05:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 788
Posted By MomRunner
Like everybody else, I say go with early...

Like everybody else, I say go with early intervention programs with your state. My son was very, very young when I started having concerns about his speech and I called fairly quickly. The younger...
Forum: Vaccinations   09-25-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,784
Posted By MomRunner
I am an RN too and we have mandatory flu...

I am an RN too and we have mandatory flu vaccines at the hospital I work for.  I refused the first few years and managed to fly under the radar without anyone noticing, but in the last few years...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   08-18-2012, 08:25 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,921
Posted By MomRunner
It is mostly the emotional bond for us.I am...

It is mostly the emotional bond for us.I am breastfeeding my 19 month old mostly because it is a special bonding time for us. He is definitely not a morning person (just like his Mommy), but a 15-20...
Forum: Diapering   08-06-2012, 05:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By MomRunner
I'll bet it could be dried on a radiator. Hemp...

I'll bet it could be dried on a radiator. Hemp seems really tough, and in the 15 or so months that we used them, there was no real visible wear or tear that I could see (except maybe a slight...
Forum: Diapering   08-05-2012, 06:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By MomRunner
Hmmm. Like I said, I loved the thirsties...

Hmmm. Like I said, I loved the thirsties doublers because they hold a lot of pee, but by the same token they will hold a LOT of clean laundry water and do take forever to dry. And I do mean forever....
Forum: Breastfeeding   08-03-2012, 11:00 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 7,650
Posted By MomRunner
I am pretty impressed with myself that I am...

I am pretty impressed with myself that I am still bf'ing my 19 month old, but jeez...  Seems kind of pointless to brag about it on this thread http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/redface.gif.
Forum: Diapering   08-03-2012, 10:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By MomRunner
Yup, I'd say so!  That would cover every base...

Yup, I'd say so!  That would cover every base and then some.  I always washed every two days and only had 24 OS diapers total and even then that was plenty for my boy as a newborn and more than...
Forum: Breastfeeding   07-07-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,512
Posted By MomRunner
Haha! OMG - When I first started breastfeeding I...

Haha! OMG - When I first started breastfeeding I totally could have written this post!  Sorry, I haven't read previous peoples posts, so I don't know if this has been said before.  Everybody always...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   06-27-2012, 03:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 628
Posted By MomRunner
I second the possible yeast issue.  Your...

I second the possible yeast issue.  Your symptoms sounded exactly like mine, especially the throbbing and pain between feedings.  It was almost unbearable for me!  My nipples didn't look bad, which...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   06-10-2012, 06:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,677
Posted By MomRunner
Having been a vegetarian for 14 years, I believe...

Having been a vegetarian for 14 years, I believe very strongly that eating meat is generally unnecessary.  Keyword being 'generally'.  I am a vegetarian for ethical/environmental reasons, but I have...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   06-10-2012, 10:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,018
Posted By MomRunner
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Sayward http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Elimination Communication   06-01-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 663
Posted By MomRunner
We use a Cool Gear Travel Potty and like it. ...

We use a Cool Gear Travel Potty and like it. ...
Forum: Elimination Communication   05-29-2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 525
Posted By MomRunner
UPDATE! So, it has now been almost a month and...

UPDATE!
So, it has now been almost a month and he hasn't worn diapers (except for naps and bed time).  His rash cleared up in a week, and his skin has never looked better.  We had a rough week...
Forum: Elimination Communication   05-07-2012, 09:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 525
Posted By MomRunner
I need to potty train my 15 and a half month old...

I need to potty train my 15 and a half month old boy.  Never thought I would say that, but hear me out. 
 
I am done with diapers. We started out with cloth and loved, loved, loved them.  The only...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-24-2012, 07:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 768
Posted By MomRunner
I would get him the shot. Just because the nail...

I would get him the shot. Just because the nail looked clean doesn't mean that it was. Those tetanus spores can love a loooooong time. This really is a classic case of how people get tetanus, and if...
Forum: Family Planning   03-22-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,253
Posted By MomRunner
My sister went the spermicide film route, and...

My sister went the spermicide film route, and within three months (after using it correctly, and EVERY single time) she got pregnant.  So, if getting pregnant would be ok with you, it is a fine...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   03-10-2012, 03:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 593
Posted By MomRunner
Have you considered a hindmilk/foremilk...

Have you considered a hindmilk/foremilk imbalance?  It is possible you are actually making too much milk (especially with the fenugreek supplements).  If you are making too much milk, proportionally...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   03-10-2012, 02:38 PM
Replies: 21
  Poll: First PP period
Views: 1,255
Posted By MomRunner
Still waiting here too!  DS is almost 14 months,...

Still waiting here too!  DS is almost 14 months, nurses about 3-5x a day, and no AF yet.  I certainly don't mind - I saved a bunch of money on formula and tampons, lol!
Forum: Birth and Beyond   03-04-2012, 08:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,692
Posted By MomRunner
HUGS!  I am sorry that you are going through...

HUGS!  I am sorry that you are going through this.  I know from personal experience how incredibly stressful it can be worrying about your unborn baby (my son had some issues on u/s too).  I hope...
Forum: VBAC   12-05-2011, 08:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,996
Posted By MomRunner
I want more than anything to have a wonderful,...

I want more than anything to have a wonderful, blissful, vaginal delivery, but I don't think it can happen.  I had a c-section almost a year ago for failure to descend. Here is my story in a...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   12-05-2011, 06:31 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,935
Posted By MomRunner
I didn't read many of the previous posts, so...

I didn't read many of the previous posts, so sorry if I am repeating what others have said.  I had some fentanyl during my labor (no epidural until after I had pushed for over 2 hours, the baby...
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