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Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-22-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,196
Posted By shantiani
I'm curious about this too. I had pre-e with my...

I'm curious about this too. I had pre-e with my dd (induced at 36 wks) and want to try everything to avoid it again. Ive read from several sources that eating dark chocolate (especially during the...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   06-30-2011, 04:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,634
Posted By shantiani
I ended up choosing Erin Curtiss.  I really...

I ended up choosing Erin Curtiss.  I really liked her throughout my pregnancy and would definitely recommend her, but she didn't actually end up delivering my baby.  I was risked out of my home...
Forum: Life With a Baby   09-29-2010, 03:33 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 6,485
Posted By shantiani
I haven't had time to catch up on all of the...

I haven't had time to catch up on all of the posts but sleeping and eating seem to be coming up a lot so I'll chime in there. Astrid is 6.5 months and still wakes up every 2-3 hrs to eat. We...
Forum: Life With a Baby   09-29-2010, 02:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 375
Posted By shantiani
I couldn't get Astrid to nap for the life of me...

I couldn't get Astrid to nap for the life of me until she hit 6 months. 30 min used to be her max and even that was hit or miss. Suddenly after 6mo, it seems like she wants to sleep all day! Now,...
Forum: Life With a Baby   09-15-2010, 10:35 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 5,085
Posted By shantiani
Thanks P&H. I think she's perfect, but I'm...

Thanks P&H. I think she's perfect, but I'm biased. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/orngbiggrin.gif
Yes, I had pre-e with Astrid and had to be induced at 36 weeks. Feel free to...
Forum: Life With a Baby   09-15-2010, 05:31 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 5,085
Posted By shantiani
Oops, I just realized I posted on the old...

Oops, I just realized I posted on the old thread!
(copy and pasting)

Hi everyone! It's been FOREVER since I've posted (well, about 6 months anyway). Astrid is a sweet perfect lovable little...
Forum: Life With a Baby   09-10-2010, 10:49 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 6,605
Posted By shantiani
Hi everyone! It's been FOREVER since I've posted...

Hi everyone! It's been FOREVER since I've posted (well, about 6 months anyway). Astrid is a sweet perfect lovable little girl. Oh and she keeps me busy for about 20 hr per day. The other hours I...
Forum: April 2010   05-06-2010, 11:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,396
Posted By shantiani
Quote: Originally Posted by GreenTeaGinger61...

Quote:
Originally Posted by GreenTeaGinger61 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15380027)
First. SHANTIANI!!!!! I was just...
Forum: April 2010   05-06-2010, 09:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,396
Posted By shantiani
I love my wraps (Moby and Baby K'tan) but Astrid...

I love my wraps (Moby and Baby K'tan) but Astrid does not. She likes to be upright and the cradle position makes her very upset (she's very long like her daddy and I'm very short so I think that's...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   05-04-2010, 10:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 852
Posted By shantiani
My dd is 7.5 wks old and I am really looking...

My dd is 7.5 wks old and I am really looking forward to eventually taking her running. The bob website says walking with their stroller is ok for an 8 wk old infant but running isn't recommended...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   05-04-2010, 09:23 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 5,098
Posted By shantiani
Hey everyone! I'd like to join in on the fun. My...

Hey everyone! I'd like to join in on the fun. My current weight is 140lbs and my goal is 120lbs. 25lbs down and 20lbs to go!

I'm 7.5 weeks pp and, honestly, I have no idea how you ladies are...
Forum: April 2010   04-12-2010, 04:01 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 4,498
Posted By shantiani
Liz, sorry about your extra hospital stay. We...

Liz, sorry about your extra hospital stay. We went through a very similar thing... a couple of days after leaving the hospital, Astrid's bili values were too high and we had to go back. Watching her...
Forum: April 2010   04-10-2010, 09:59 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 4,498
Posted By shantiani
Rhi- one more thing we tried... We bought a foam...

Rhi- one more thing we tried... We bought a foam wedge that goes between us in bed (they're cheap. Search for baby reflux wedge on amazon). We also got a "nap nanny" which is a more elaborate...
Forum: April 2010   04-10-2010, 09:43 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 4,498
Posted By shantiani
Rhi, that first week was HARD. Astrid wanted to...

Rhi, that first week was HARD. Astrid wanted to nurse all the time but seemed frustrated by my lack of milk and pulled on and off the boob so much that my nipples were bleeding and I was crying...
Forum: Pregnancy After Birth Loss   04-07-2010, 07:32 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 2,387
Posted By shantiani
Hi ladies! I don't have much time to post...

Hi ladies! I don't have much time to post because.... yes... my arms are full of sleeping baby (http://s612.photobucket.com/albums/tt205/sacbelly/?action=view&current=-5-1.jpg)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Just...
Forum: April 2010   04-07-2010, 07:17 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 4,498
Posted By shantiani
typing one handed here so no caps! astrid...

typing one handed here so no caps!

astrid and i are both doing well. her one month doc appt is next week (just a few days after her due date!) i cant wait to see how much she weighs. she lost too...
Forum: April 2010   04-06-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 620
Posted By shantiani
I have a sleeping baby...

I have a sleeping baby (http://s612.photobucket.com/albums/tt205/sacbelly/?action=view&current=-4-2.jpg) at my side so I finally have a few free moments (that I should be using to do last night's...
Forum: April 2010   04-02-2010, 02:00 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 7,967
Posted By shantiani
Hi everyone! Between feeding, diaper changing,...

Hi everyone! Between feeding, diaper changing, feeding, feeding, eating, feeding, and more feeding, I have had about zero time lately so I haven't been able to keep up to date, but I skimmed some...
Forum: April 2010   03-28-2010, 03:10 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 13,190
Posted By shantiani
Astrid came at 36 weeks. Still trying to fatten...

Astrid came at 36 weeks. Still trying to fatten her up!
Forum: April 2010   03-17-2010, 06:32 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 13,190
Posted By shantiani
shantiani Astrid Mathilde Girl! 6lbs 1.5oz...

shantiani
Astrid Mathilde
Girl!
6lbs 1.5oz
19in
Pi day! (3/14/10) at 6:21
Surprise transfer to Swedish hospital
pics...
Forum: April 2010   03-16-2010, 08:03 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,478
Posted By shantiani
Thanks everyone! Not much time to tell the whole...

Thanks everyone! Not much time to tell the whole story now but just wanted to let everyone know that our perfect healthy new baby girl is safe at home with us!!!!! Astrid Mathilde! 6 lbs 1oz, 19...
Forum: April 2010   03-12-2010, 09:23 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,478
Posted By shantiani
OMG, I am freaked out and so sad and scared....

OMG, I am freaked out and so sad and scared. What if she's not ready to come out yet? It seems like such an overreaction to induce. I have no symptoms, baby is moving and active, I'm barely above...
Forum: April 2010   03-06-2010, 07:27 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 4,767
Posted By shantiani
I've been getting sort of crampy too. Just mild...

I've been getting sort of crampy too. Just mild period-like ones though and very irregular.
Forum: April 2010   03-06-2010, 07:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By shantiani
Oh good! All great news!

Oh good! All great news!
Forum: April 2010   03-06-2010, 04:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By shantiani
I bet everything you're noticing can be...

I bet everything you're noticing can be explained away by... well, being very, very pregnant!
It's great news that your blood pressure is so low. I know it's frustrating to watch it go up like...
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