Mothering Forums - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250
Search took 1.24 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: mrsbabycakes
Forum: April 2010   07-11-2010, 02:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 662
Posted By mrsbabycakes
I'm just going with the flow at this point. I...

I'm just going with the flow at this point. I usually nurse him to sleep around 10:30ish, he wakes up again anywhere from 3-5 and then again anywhere from 6-8. Some mornings he's up after the second...
Forum: Multicultural Families   07-05-2010, 12:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,236
Posted By mrsbabycakes
A "friend" (more than an acquaintance, not quite...

A "friend" (more than an acquaintance, not quite a friend) is Caucasian and is married to a Filipino man. I am Caucasian and married to a Japanese/Guamanian man. We both had little boys about 6...
Forum: April 2010   06-30-2010, 10:22 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,467
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Success! 9weeks pp and it was pretty good. A...

Success! 9weeks pp and it was pretty good. A little burny but otherwise nice. Man, I need to do more kegels. I could feel a difference. I guess pushing out a 9 1/2 lber will do that....
Forum: April 2010   06-11-2010, 01:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 556
Posted By mrsbabycakes
I looooved being pregnant. I miss it terribly....

I looooved being pregnant. I miss it terribly. My SIL is about to pop and I sat with my hands on her belly for a good 10 minutes the other night, just soaking it in.

I had such a healthy, easy...
Forum: April 2010   06-11-2010, 12:58 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,467
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Dying to, but can't. MW said I need another 2...

Dying to, but can't. MW said I need another 2 weeks to heal. I'm about 7weeks PP. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif My husband doesn't care. He'd probably rather spend...
Forum: April 2010   06-03-2010, 12:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 629
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Took him to the supermarket today and had him in...

Took him to the supermarket today and had him in the Bjorn. I reach down to touch his sweet little toes. They felt wet, so I looked at my hand. Orange. Oh god. Poop. Running down his leg... I left...
Forum: April 2010   06-02-2010, 01:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 527
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Quote: Originally Posted by rhiOrion...

Quote:
Originally Posted by rhiOrion http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15469851)
So, aside from stitches... how are...
Forum: April 2010   05-29-2010, 04:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 527
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Thanks ladies! I'm not so worried, now. I guess...

Thanks ladies! I'm not so worried, now. I guess I need to be better about doing sitz baths. How long do you sit there? I feel like I don't have a lot of time, so it's usually only a few minutes.
Forum: April 2010   05-28-2010, 10:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 527
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Have your stitches dissolved yet? Mine haven't...

Have your stitches dissolved yet? Mine haven't and I'm a little... bugged by it. It's been 5 weeks!! Unfortunately, it appears that my 2nd degree tear is healing kinda funny, but that's another...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-25-2010, 06:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 18,816
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Ladies, Thank you so much for your...

Ladies,

Thank you so much for your encouraging stories!! It's nice to have a positive, but realistic expectations. I'm 4 1/2 weeks PP now and I'm going to wait at least the full 6 weeks. My...
Forum: April 2010   05-19-2010, 03:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 435
Posted By mrsbabycakes
So, my guy is 3 1/2 weeks old. We introduced the...

So, my guy is 3 1/2 weeks old. We introduced the bottle (pumped breastmilk) over the weekend. Our ped suggested starting now so he gets used to it and also suggested having my husband give it to...
Forum: April 2010   05-13-2010, 12:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 993
Posted By mrsbabycakes
I feel like i'm in a somewhat similar position....

I feel like i'm in a somewhat similar position. The first week when my husband was home, he changed almost every diaper, was the primary swaddler, could get the baby to fall asleep easily. Now that...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-08-2010, 07:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 18,816
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Expat - you've reminded me that I need to post...

Expat - you've reminded me that I need to post over in PABL!! Sorry 'bout that. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif once I get the birth story typed out (Im hoping this...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-08-2010, 01:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 18,816
Posted By mrsbabycakes
I had a totally awesome "homebirth in the...

I had a totally awesome "homebirth in the hospital" two weeks ago. My 9lb7oz baby got stuck on the way out and I had to push like the dickens to get his body out (after 3 unsuccessful pushes with...
Forum: April 2010   04-28-2010, 10:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 414
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Baby August was born at 6:09pm on 4/24. 9lb7oz,...

Baby August was born at 6:09pm on 4/24. 9lb7oz, 21.5in long 14.5" head circ.

Born vaginally after a 44hr unmedicated labor. Left the water to push, spent a little less than an hour pushing. I...
Forum: April 2010   04-23-2010, 01:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 419
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Well, so far I've been having fairly consistent...

Well, so far I've been having fairly consistent cxns for almost 12hrs. I just lost my mucous plug and have tons of bright pink bloody show....
Forum: April 2010   04-23-2010, 05:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 419
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Well, I've had pretty uncomfortable cxns every...

Well, I've had pretty uncomfortable cxns every 3-5min for the past 3 hrs. My stool is loose (fun!) and I can't sleep. I guess this is good news.
Forum: April 2010   04-23-2010, 12:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 419
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Well, poop. I feel great, not in a rush to...

Well, poop.

I feel great, not in a rush to have this baby. He's been a big boy this whole pregnancy. He measured big at the anatomy scan, consistently larger fundal heights, big at a growth scan...
Forum: April 2010   04-21-2010, 11:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,333
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Video!! I love birth videos...

Video!! I love birth videos http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif

Congrats! she's lovely!
Forum: April 2010   04-20-2010, 12:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 943
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Ann, I was thinking the same thing. I said...

Ann, I was thinking the same thing.

I said to my husband last night, "I'll be relieved tomorrow night if I'm still pregnant." - My family has a long history of abusing marijuana, so it would be a...
Forum: April 2010   04-16-2010, 05:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 959
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Quote: Originally Posted by tessie...

Quote:
Originally Posted by tessie http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15302528)
And me. If it is something like Polyhydramnios...
Forum: April 2010   04-14-2010, 10:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 744
Posted By mrsbabycakes
I wouldn't mind if he stayed in a bit longer....

I wouldn't mind if he stayed in a bit longer. About a week ago, going into labor would have started a panic. Now I feel more prepared (bags packed, etc), so I wouldn't be *upset* exactly... but I...
Forum: April 2010   04-07-2010, 12:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 464
Posted By mrsbabycakes
Isn't this fun?! Monday night I had the same...

Isn't this fun?! Monday night I had the same thing, last night not so much. I felt crampy in general, but no peaks. I haven't seen any mucous plug! Maybe I already lost it and I just missed it? Eh,...
Forum: April 2010   04-05-2010, 03:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 464
Posted By mrsbabycakes
I'm glad I'm not alone. I must say, it was a...

I'm glad I'm not alone. I must say, it was a nice warmup. I felt myself resisting them at first and then I reminded myself, "This is good. This is good." I think part of my resistance is that I've...
Forum: April 2010   04-05-2010, 02:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 464
Posted By mrsbabycakes
I was up from 2-5am with regular but mild...

I was up from 2-5am with regular but mild contractions. I've been having a lot of BH's at night lately but these were different. They felt like BAD menstrual cramps. I didn't need to moan or...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 250

 
Forum Jump: