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Forum: Site Help   06-16-2011, 02:09 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 6,921
Posted By eilonwy
I joined MDC back in 2003 (it feels like a...

I joined MDC back in 2003 (it feels like a million years ago now). I haven't been able to bring myself to even lurk in my old haunts in ages. I've tried, but I just can't do it. I'm glad to hear...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   01-31-2011, 11:52 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,583
Posted By eilonwy
Hello ladies. I had a completely hellish day...

Hello ladies. I had a completely hellish day today, the sort that just screams for a toke or six to be functional (to say nothing of 'unwinding'). I don't think the most tightly-wound of straight...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   01-03-2011, 11:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,026
Posted By eilonwy
That's exactly how I feel about the pediatric...

That's exactly how I feel about the pediatric unit. It doesn't help that we come in and they greet us like old friends. It's a little disturbing, I have family who sees less of the baby than medical...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   01-03-2011, 11:05 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,583
Posted By eilonwy
Do you live in one of the states with a medical...

Do you live in one of the states with a medical law, Tinkie?
Forum: Diapering   12-31-2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 903
Posted By eilonwy
I'm in exactly the same place with my 34 month...

I'm in exactly the same place with my 34 month old. He's dry most nights but when he goes we float right out of bed. I also went with the sposies (the extra-absorbent nighttime pullups, even). I...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   12-31-2010, 08:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,026
Posted By eilonwy
Bear's had some vaxes, but because he was sick...

Bear's had some vaxes, but because he was sick for most of his well baby checks he didn't get all of them. If it takes 4-5 weeks then we're still looking at three or so; Good to know! They told me...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   12-28-2010, 12:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,026
Posted By eilonwy
Bear's diet is free of wheat, diary, egg, soy,...

Bear's diet is free of wheat, diary, egg, soy, most refined sugars and food dyes. He's been diagnosed with "presumed allergies" to dairy and egg, has had one [slight] positive skin test for soy and...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   12-28-2010, 11:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,026
Posted By eilonwy
It will probably be another week or two. I did...

It will probably be another week or two. I did ask yesterday and they said it was listed as "pending". Based on my reading, I think a visit with an immunologist and/or a geneticist is in our near...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   12-27-2010, 10:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,026
Posted By eilonwy
Bear seemed to be feeling a little better...

Bear seemed to be feeling a little better earlier today, but by the time evening rolled around he was miserable again. I feel so inadequate right now. :( How do you manage? I mean I can give Bear...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   12-24-2010, 05:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,026
Posted By eilonwy
:( I'm glad to hear that your daughter is doing...

:( I'm glad to hear that your daughter is doing a little better than before. Do you think there's any chance that she'll outgrow this? What have her doctors said about her frequent illnesses? And...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   12-23-2010, 10:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,026
Posted By eilonwy
Hello! I was just wondering if there's a support...

Hello! I was just wondering if there's a support thread for parents of children with chronic illnesses? My youngest son doesn't have a formal diagnosis yet (except for "presumed allergies" to...
Forum: Women's Health   12-23-2010, 09:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 249
Posted By eilonwy
Hello! I was just wondering if there's a support...

Hello! I was just wondering if there's a support thread for parents of children with chronic illnesses? My youngest son doesn't have a formal diagnosis yet (except for "presumed allergies" to...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   12-21-2010, 09:20 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,583
Posted By eilonwy
Peachy, I was in a serious car accident while I...

Peachy, I was in a serious car accident while I was pregnant with #3, enough that I had an x-ray (!!!) and was on a boatload of painkillers when I went into labor with her at 36w5d. She was born by...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   12-16-2010, 04:49 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,583
Posted By eilonwy
:) I've got a 13 year old niece; She's actually...

:) I've got a 13 year old niece; She's actually staying with me part time (I'm homeschooling her now, yay! :D). We talk about marijuana frequently. She knows that I smoke (when I can), and a lot of...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-15-2010, 06:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 341
Posted By eilonwy
. Ugh, what a rant. :( Sorry!

. Ugh, what a rant. :( Sorry!
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   11-12-2010, 06:58 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,583
Posted By eilonwy
Glad to hear it, muldey! :)   I'm having a...

Glad to hear it, muldey! :)
 
I'm having a crappy week which just became even more spectacular with the failure of my laptop's monitor. :eyesroll What I wouldn't give for a good hit right now....
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   11-09-2010, 05:57 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,583
Posted By eilonwy
I've never heard of a mother being randomly drug...

I've never heard of a mother being randomly drug tested. They need to have a reason to suspect that you have a problem. If you've been arrested for using _____, you might be tested. If you're on...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   11-05-2010, 05:09 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 16,700
Posted By eilonwy
I'm a very fast knitter, if that helps....

I'm a very fast knitter, if that helps. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif That said. . . yikes! I can only imagine that there must have been a more time-efficient way of...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   11-05-2010, 12:11 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 16,700
Posted By eilonwy
My, this clothing-making can get complicated!...

My, this clothing-making can get complicated! http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif I may try my hand at naalbinding eventually, but I'll probably stick to knitting for a...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   11-04-2010, 06:21 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,583
Posted By eilonwy
Quote: Originally Posted by yippiehippie...

Quote:
Originally Posted by yippiehippie http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/16016414)
It's so nice when you discover another...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   11-04-2010, 11:35 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 16,700
Posted By eilonwy
http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smili...

http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/lol.gif My mother is 3/4 Russian and 1/4 Polish (if you round http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/wink1.gif); 100% Jewish. My...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   11-03-2010, 11:59 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 16,700
Posted By eilonwy
http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smili...

http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/lol.gif Don't get me wrong, if the opportunity to sell knitted stuff at Pennsic presents itself I'm so there....
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   11-03-2010, 11:17 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 16,700
Posted By eilonwy
Ah, yes, the persona issue. I've got no idea...

Ah, yes, the persona issue. I've got no idea where to go with that one, all I know is that I don't want to go *too* far from who I really am. I'm mixed, so a Norse persona would require a bit more...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   11-03-2010, 09:41 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 16,700
Posted By eilonwy
http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smili...

http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/wave.gif Hello! I haven't been around this tribe in ages, but I have a question someone here can probably answer. I'm Rynna, by the by, and I'm...
Forum: Connect With Other Moms   10-31-2010, 10:46 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,583
Posted By eilonwy
basje, welcome. I don't know anything about...

basje, welcome. I don't know anything about breastfeeding & marijuana (I've never smoked while nursing) but it's probably a lot safer than, say, Prozac. In terms of air quality, though? I smoke in...
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