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Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   10-06-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 852
Posted By RachaelM
This video is showing as private on YouTube for...

This video is showing as private on YouTube for me. Does anyone have another link for me? I'd love to see this. Thanks!
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   08-25-2012, 02:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,504
Posted By RachaelM
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Sharlla http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1361430/would-you-scan-for-twins-and-when#post_17087565)

no i...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   08-25-2012, 03:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,504
Posted By RachaelM
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Linnaea http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1361430/would-you-scan-for-twins-and-when#post_17086796)

It...
Forum: Homebirth   08-24-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 407
Posted By RachaelM
Well thanks! I also forgot to mention that this...

Well thanks! I also forgot to mention that this was almost 3 YEARS ago! http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/2whistle.gif I'm now pregnant with my next baby/babies and thought it was about time...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   08-24-2012, 01:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,504
Posted By RachaelM
Sorry you've had to go through a traumatising...

Sorry you've had to go through a traumatising loss, I hope you are healing well. Would you choose a scan because it would relieve your anxiety or for some other reason? Feel free to not answer that...
Forum: Homebirth   08-24-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 407
Posted By RachaelM
Hey guys here is my birth video!   ...

Hey guys here is my birth video!
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ap3BQncsJHQ
 
I had a midwife but asked her to not do anything and leave me to it. It was fantastic and technically unassisted...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   08-24-2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 342
Posted By RachaelM
Hey Sharlla, I hope it goes nice and easy for...

Hey Sharlla, I hope it goes nice and easy for you!
 
Icorrigible - I had a waterbirth last time so I will keep the pool ready to go for the next. I also had a lotus birth. Although this time I...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   08-24-2012, 10:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,504
Posted By RachaelM
I can't shake the twin feeling guys!   ...

I can't shake the twin feeling guys!
 
Here's why - 
 
* Feeling super tired and sick at 5.5 weeks, now 6 weeks and I could sleep for a week.
 
* Saying "baby" doesn't feel right. I imagine...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   08-23-2012, 10:26 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,846
Posted By RachaelM
A load a day keeps mount wash more away as...

A load a day keeps mount wash more away as FlyLady says!
 
Also, get rid of some clothes you don't like but wear just because there's nothing else. That REALLY helps. 
 
Allllsssoooo....I...
Forum: Advertiser's Lounge   08-23-2012, 09:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 115
Posted By RachaelM
Hi everyone, I'm a WAHM with a business in...

Hi everyone, I'm a WAHM with a business in internet marketing. One of my sub-businesses is a blog on parenting and pregnancy. 
 
A great way to build up traffic to your blog is to form an...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   08-22-2012, 08:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 387
Posted By RachaelM
My daughter is not vaccinated at 3 years old and...

My daughter is not vaccinated at 3 years old and has not been ill apart from a tummy bug one weekend and a cold. 
 
She breastfeeds rarely now (my milk has vanished since getting PG again) and...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   08-21-2012, 11:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 219
Posted By RachaelM
Thanks guys, I will start to check these out :)

Thanks guys, I will start to check these out :)
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   08-21-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 336
Posted By RachaelM
Yes, I second this also ^^   I used it in...

Yes, I second this also ^^
 
I used it in between my two pregnancies although then I got lazy and went and got the coil. 
 
It works though and was really fun to do. 
Forum: Gentle Discipline   08-21-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 219
Posted By RachaelM
Could someone give me an overview of what the...

Could someone give me an overview of what the term "Gentle Discipline" means in terms of the strategies used and avoided?
 
Also some book recommendations would be great. 
 
I have an almost 3...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-21-2012, 07:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 747
Posted By RachaelM
I was really scared of choking too but we just...

I was really scared of choking too but we just started with solid bits of banana and really, as long as it is the baby putting things in to their mouth and not you, it's fine. A few times she gagged...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   08-21-2012, 06:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 336
Posted By RachaelM
I used paraguard ( I just can't stand hormonal...

I used paraguard ( I just can't stand hormonal birth control, it messes up my head SO much, I thought I was actually clinically insane) before my first daughter and then just before this pregnancy....
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-21-2012, 06:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 181
Posted By RachaelM
My daughter did this the first week or so,...

My daughter did this the first week or so, although she hadn't missed a BM so that is something you definitely need to get checked out, which of course you are. 
 
It could be something you eat,...
Forum: New Member? Introduce Yourself!   08-21-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 128
Posted By RachaelM
Welcome!

Welcome!
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   08-21-2012, 06:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 326
Posted By RachaelM
There's some fantastic exemption examples online...

There's some fantastic exemption examples online about trust in God. 
 
I am not of an organised religion (and luckily in the UK there is no need for an exemption) but when I was looking at moving...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   08-21-2012, 05:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,125
Posted By RachaelM
I do deadlifting/squats/kettle bells for 30 mins...

I do deadlifting/squats/kettle bells for 30 mins 3 x per week. (Different one each day)
 
LOVE it. 
 
And although I didn't need to lose weight it does burn a crap load of calories by just...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-21-2012, 05:41 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,733
Posted By RachaelM
I didn't get anything, fit k, vaccines etc etc. ...

I didn't get anything, fit k, vaccines etc etc. 
 
We are all happy and healthy and any time I freak out (mostly because of how people view vaccines...I sometimes think...oh my word, am I mad to...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   08-21-2012, 05:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 342
Posted By RachaelM
Is this forum usually so quiet?   It looks...

Is this forum usually so quiet?
 
It looks like it used to be really busy but in the last few weeks of researching UC and deciding on it (if all is well of course) I've hardly seen any new posts....
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   08-21-2012, 05:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 626
Posted By RachaelM
You can certainly continue to do your own care...

You can certainly continue to do your own care but keep more official records of things like BP/urine/fundal height. 
 
Still only do things you are comfortable with and feel the need for, but put...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-20-2012, 02:38 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 1,072
Posted By RachaelM
YES!   It is not selfish to be happy. It...

YES!
 
It is not selfish to be happy. It makes the world a better place and really being happy is the only way we can really change the lives of people around us without giving up anything...
Forum: Fertility   08-20-2012, 02:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 321
Posted By RachaelM
10 months pregnancy (including conception) + 14...

10 months pregnancy (including conception) + 14 months bf amenorrhea = 24 months. 
 
I got my first period when I was admitted to hospital with an appendicitis and didn't feed for two days (my...
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