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Forum: Breastfeeding   08-05-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 347
Views: 8,512
Posted By AutumnAir
55 months and counting, with some tandem nursing...

55 months and counting, with some tandem nursing thrown in there.
Forum: Birth and Beyond   03-02-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By AutumnAir
Ok, done - I'd be interested to hear your...

Ok, done - I'd be interested to hear your results when you're done too
Forum: New Member? Introduce Yourself!   02-23-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 107
Posted By AutumnAir
http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/Welcome...

http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/Welcome.gif  I live in England too!
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-19-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 674
Posted By AutumnAir
Every other day.  I have dry skin and hair, and...

Every other day.  I have dry skin and hair, and washing too frequently is really bad for them.  But I really don't like to go more than a day or two at most without a shower.  Though, when I was...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-19-2012, 02:27 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 797
Posted By AutumnAir
Yeah, I'm probably boring to most people,...

Yeah, I'm probably boring to most people, especially at the moment.  I'm a SAHM and don't get out much at all, apart from taking the kids to the park etc.  I don't have a lot of 'interesting' stuff...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-19-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 443
Posted By AutumnAir
DD1 has red hair like me, but the rest of her is...

DD1 has red hair like me, but the rest of her is just like DH and MIL.  In fact MIL had red hair too when she was younger, so the red hair might not even come from me!! She's also inherited the...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   01-01-2012, 06:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 277
Posted By AutumnAir
Now! DD2 is sleeping and DD1 is out shopping and...

Now! DD2 is sleeping and DD1 is out shopping and working on the new house with DH.  I'm sitting here with a cup of coffee, uninterruptedly surfing the net - a rare treat! 
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   01-01-2012, 06:05 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,536
Posted By AutumnAir
DH's vasectomy, I...

DH's vasectomy, I hope!! http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/lol.gif
 
Seriously, 2 is plenty.  There is a tiny bit of me that sometimes thinks about a third, but that's the crazy bit!!  I'm...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   01-01-2012, 05:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 465
Posted By AutumnAir
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Forum: Homebirth   11-28-2011, 01:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 940
Posted By AutumnAir
Just thought I'd link to this article...

Just thought I'd link to this article (http://hackneydoula.co.uk/?p=492) which discusses the study. 
Forum: Parenting   11-22-2011, 04:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 392
Posted By AutumnAir
Okay, will try to be as succinct as possible. ...

Okay, will try to be as succinct as possible.
 
DD1 has been a challenge from the very beginning.  Very HN infant, constantly screaming/crying, feeding issues, major sleep issues, never happy....
Forum: Homebirth   11-22-2011, 11:32 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,473
Posted By AutumnAir
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Forum: Parenting   11-17-2011, 09:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,300
Posted By AutumnAir
It does get better, but (for us at least) very...

It does get better, but (for us at least) very slowly.  And be prepared for your HN infant to be a HN toddler/child too - though at least they usually stop the screaming *all* the time thing...
 ...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   11-07-2011, 01:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 420
Posted By AutumnAir
43+1 weeks (positioning issues) and 43+6 weeks...

43+1 weeks (positioning issues) and 43+6 weeks (super fast birth) - no cord issues with either that I was aware of.
Forum: Birth and Beyond   11-05-2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 790
Posted By AutumnAir
2 vaginal births, though as different as chalk...

2 vaginal births, though as different as chalk and cheese!
Forum: Homebirth   10-28-2011, 04:28 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,473
Posted By AutumnAir
I think those of you who are advocating telling...

I think those of you who are advocating telling the truth, on the basis that if you can't trust your HCP with the truth about your 'due date'/LMP/ovulation date then you probably can't trust them...
Forum: Homebirth   10-13-2011, 02:09 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,473
Posted By AutumnAir
I would, and did, lie about my dates, and I'm...

I would, and did, lie about my dates, and I'm very glad I did.
 
DD1 came at 43+1 weeks and I found the last few weeks of pregnancy to be *incredibly* stressful because of all the pressure to...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-12-2011, 10:19 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 3,807
Posted By AutumnAir
Yup, way fewer people on here now.  It's really...

Yup, way fewer people on here now.  It's really boring - I pop on maybe once a day now, whereas before I'd check in at least a few times, and every time I did there'd be some new threads to read....
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-04-2011, 11:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 371
Posted By AutumnAir
Glad to hear it!! :)

Glad to hear it!! :)
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-04-2011, 06:30 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,344
Posted By AutumnAir
I also think 8-8.30 is pretty late for them to...

I also think 8-8.30 is pretty late for them to get up, especially with such an early bedtime.
 
My 3.5 y.o goes to bed about 9 and is up about 7-7.30 (no nap) and my 13 month old goes to bed about...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-18-2011, 07:17 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,816
Posted By AutumnAir
Yup - I have you beat!!   DD1 was born at...

Yup - I have you beat!!
 
DD1 was born at 43+1 weeks  (planned HB, ended up a transfer as she was asynclitic)
 
DD2 was born at 43+6 weeks (semi-planned UC)
 
Both biggish but not huge...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   09-15-2011, 02:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 983
Posted By AutumnAir
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Forum: Life with a Toddler   09-13-2011, 01:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,154
Posted By AutumnAir
Drawing with chalk? Painting with water? Can...

Drawing with chalk?
Painting with water?
Can you bring some of her favourite toys outside with you?
If she's past the putting-everything-in-her-mouth stage you could collect some nice outdoors...
Forum: Life With a Baby   09-11-2011, 02:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 367
Posted By AutumnAir
Neither of mine would sit still to be read to at...

Neither of mine would sit still to be read to at that age either.  I think with DD1 her interest in books took off, along with her patience to sit and listen/look, shortly after turning one.  She's...
Forum: Parenting   09-04-2011, 02:53 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,181
Posted By AutumnAir
Adding another kid sounds overwhelming to me....

Adding another kid sounds overwhelming to me.  Maybe it's because both of mine are pretty hardcore needs-wise and also terrible sleepers, but I would be loth to add anyone else's kid to the mix...
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