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Forum: March 2016 Due Date Club   07-30-2015, 06:46 AM
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Posted By lilyofjudah
I remember the first time feeling like I had no...

I remember the first time feeling like I had no idea how to tell my husband, who was living out of the country, and vaguely remember it seeming to be an awkward conversation (phone call) and not...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-27-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 345
Posted By lilyofjudah
I attended the home birth of a friend who was 45...

I attended the home birth of a friend who was 45 at the time. She had a shorter labor than her past experiences and delivered a beautiful, healthy 9# boy with no complications whatsoever. So long as...
Forum: March 2016 Due Date Club   07-26-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 14
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Views: 350
Posted By lilyofjudah
And another night down of calming a fussing baby...

And another night down of calming a fussing baby several times in the night before giving in to nursing in the morning... I am reminded of a scene in the book 'Having Faith' (Sandra Steingraber,...
Forum: March 2016 Due Date Club   07-25-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 14
  Nursing
Views: 350
Posted By lilyofjudah
Lotus, good luck getting some more sleep! ...

Lotus, good luck getting some more sleep!

Some things that have helped us...
- feeding as much solid food as baby will eat, especially in the evening, to ensure she's not waking up hungry...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-20-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 14,471
Posted By lilyofjudah
We discovered our nursing toddler had roundworms...

We discovered our nursing toddler had roundworms when I started taking magnesium for a muscle injury - her stools got loose as a side effect and they started coming out... Although I wonder if enough...
Forum: March 2016 Due Date Club   07-20-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By lilyofjudah
I haven't had the same issues you have but a few...

I haven't had the same issues you have but a few days of intense pubic/pelvic joint pain after my last birth gave me great sympathy for anyone who suffers similarly for any length of time!

If it...
Forum: March 2016 Due Date Club   07-20-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 14
  Nursing
Views: 350
Posted By lilyofjudah
I'm starting to night-wean now for the sake of...

I'm starting to night-wean now for the sake of getting more rest (did the same with my 1st born, around 18 months I'd had enough of nursing her back to sleep). It's going well, she's been waking...
Forum: March 2016 Due Date Club   07-15-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 14
  Nursing
Views: 350
Posted By lilyofjudah
No, you're not the only one and I was thinking...

No, you're not the only one and I was thinking of starting a similar thread!

My firstborn was still nursing when I became pregnant the second time and I intended to let her continue. In fact I...
Forum: March 2016 Due Date Club   07-12-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,270
Posted By lilyofjudah
Hi everyone! I'm excited to get to know you all...

Hi everyone! I'm excited to get to know you all as these forums have been invaluable for me in my past pregnancies.

I'm 32 and just learned we are expecting our third child... a bit of a surprise...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-02-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 962
Posted By lilyofjudah
When my first baby was 7 weeks old a stranger...

When my first baby was 7 weeks old a stranger said to me 'don't you just love her more than anything?' And my honest answer was.... well no. I cared for her needs, but it had been a bit of a hormonal...
Forum: Child & Teen Health   03-07-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 747
Posted By lilyofjudah
(Hugs) sounds like a rough time for all but...

(Hugs) sounds like a rough time for all but you're through it and making plans to try to avoid future problems, and that's all we can ever do, right?

Don't know if I had a high threshold for pain...
Forum: Child & Teen Health   03-05-2015, 03:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 747
Posted By lilyofjudah
Although not related to a cavity or infection but...

Although not related to a cavity or infection but rather future orthodontia, I can tell you my experience of having 4 permanent molars pulled at 9 years old was not traumatic or painful. They gave me...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-21-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 213
Posted By lilyofjudah
Thanks for the thoughts and suggestions...

Thanks for the thoughts and suggestions everyone... I needed to be reminded that there are many options and the doubt will pass with experience. We don't know any other homeschooling families right...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-12-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 213
Posted By lilyofjudah
Thanks Miranda. It makes sense, of course, that 4...

Thanks Miranda. It makes sense, of course, that 4 year olds learn by playing and doing and shouldn't be sitting at a desk for hours.

I just have a hard time letting go of my *own* desire to...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-11-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 213
Posted By lilyofjudah
just starting out.... homeschooling or unschooling?

I have 4.5y/o and 1y/o dds and we have always planned on homeschooling them. We are Christian but don't have a church at present so it is important to us that the girls see our...
Forum: Meal Planning   01-11-2015, 08:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 552
Posted By lilyofjudah
We eat a LOT of rice and have tried a lot of...

We eat a LOT of rice and have tried a lot of different things over the years. (Just starting to wonder if I need to be concerned about the news of lead and arsenic in rice....) Our preferred method...
Forum: Life With a Baby   04-18-2014, 12:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,021
Posted By lilyofjudah
The sleep pattern you describe sounds just like...

The sleep pattern you describe sounds just like my firstborn (now going on 4)... slept through the night from about 6 weeks then waking frequently starting around 5 months. Except we didn't ever...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   03-02-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,004
Posted By lilyofjudah
I've birthed twice in 6x3x2 stocktanks and...

I've birthed twice in 6x3x2 stocktanks and highly recommend it.... we are also on a farm so they get well used after! (Considering engraving them with the name of the child that was born in it,...
Forum: June 2010   01-03-2010, 01:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,703
Posted By lilyofjudah
I hope more than anything that a later scan or...

I hope more than anything that a later scan or test shows nothing wrong at all...

That said, I hope it might give you some encouragement to know that my husband was born with a severe...
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