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Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   05-15-2010, 11:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 529
Posted By Mimi37
Thanks for checking in, Liz! I got distracted...

Thanks for checking in, Liz! I got distracted from this problem by a lovely case of food poisoning over the past couple of days... good times. But yes, the swelling seems to be going down and the...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   05-12-2010, 11:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 529
Posted By Mimi37
Quote: Originally Posted by dachshundqueen...

Quote:
Originally Posted by dachshundqueen http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15399514)
Is it one of the Montgomery's glands...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   05-12-2010, 05:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 529
Posted By Mimi37
In the last couple of days, I've noticed a...

In the last couple of days, I've noticed a reddish, slightly raised/swollen, slightly tender-to-the-touch bump on my breast -- roughly the diameter of a pencil eraser. It's right at the edge of the...
Forum: January 2010   10-28-2009, 12:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 678
Posted By Mimi37
37 weeks would be my rule of thumb. This time...

37 weeks would be my rule of thumb. This time around, because DD was born big and healthy at 37w0d, I would feel fine with 36.5 and on -- my midwives agree, as long as everything is looking healthy...
Forum: January 2010   10-28-2009, 12:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 343
Posted By Mimi37
Hi there...

Hi there rlmueller-with-whom-I-share-a-midwifery-practice. I too find this annoying, mainly because my insurance won't cover it, as far as I can tell, but I think they WOULD if the midwives would...
Forum: January 2010   10-03-2009, 06:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 458
Posted By Mimi37
Are you concerned more about seeing this woman...

Are you concerned more about seeing this woman afterwards, socially? Or whether you'll feel comfortable letting loose with her during the labor?

If the first, I suspect it will not be a big deal....
Forum: January 2010   09-18-2009, 06:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 318
Posted By Mimi37
LOL, I was just thinking about that, the number...

LOL, I was just thinking about that, the number of people who say, "ooh, when's the baby due?" and when I say January, they say, "ohhhhhh. So a ways to go then..." usually while staring at my belly...
Forum: January 2010   09-18-2009, 06:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 254
Posted By Mimi37
I took one (together with DH) during my first...

I took one (together with DH) during my first pregnancy and found it really helpful. I know BF comes really naturally to some moms, especially those with family or friends who've breastfed and a...
Forum: January 2010   09-18-2009, 05:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 508
Posted By Mimi37
All I care about is whether women are making...

All I care about is whether women are making truly informed decisions, and it sounds like you definitely are -- so well done you! Best wishes for a great birth....
Forum: Maryland, Metro D.C. Area, Delaware   09-18-2009, 05:34 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,068
Posted By Mimi37
We had DD at the Maternity Center when it was...

We had DD at the Maternity Center when it was still open, and they too ask you to notify your ped that you will need to bring the baby in within 1-2 days for an appt. That is also standard at...
Forum: Maryland, Metro D.C. Area, Delaware   09-18-2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 130
Posted By Mimi37
I PM'ed you...

I PM'ed you http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: January 2010   09-07-2009, 01:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 265
Posted By Mimi37
Nice! I loved my Moby and am looking forward to...

Nice! I loved my Moby and am looking forward to using it again. I was just loaning it to a friend and teaching her how to use it and getting all mushy....
Forum: Maryland, Metro D.C. Area, Delaware   09-07-2009, 01:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 604
Posted By Mimi37
BellaClaudia had a lot of great advice, but I...

BellaClaudia had a lot of great advice, but I also disagree about the scariness of the streets after dark. Like russsk, my DH works downtown (in Penn Quarter, sort of, near Chinatown/Gallery Place),...
Forum: Homebirth   09-05-2009, 09:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,035
Posted By Mimi37
I am having the HARDEST time understanding his...

I am having the HARDEST time understanding his objections, and I'm trying really hard. So, in answer to poiyt, he seems to think a birth center or hospital would be best, but it sounds like ANYPLACE...
Forum: January 2010   09-05-2009, 12:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 428
Posted By Mimi37
Wow, I have to say, I usually find those 3D u/s...

Wow, I have to say, I usually find those 3D u/s pics kind of creepy-looking, but that one is *adorable.* http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/love.gif
Forum: Homebirth   09-04-2009, 11:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,035
Posted By Mimi37
We are expecting our second baby in a few...

We are expecting our second baby in a few months, and I am interested in switching from a birth center to a homebirth, but my husband has serious reservations. One thing he thought might be helpful...
Forum: January 2010   08-28-2009, 02:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 312
Posted By Mimi37
Gaaaaaaa, now I want them too!!! If it weren't 1...

Gaaaaaaa, now I want them too!!! If it weren't 1 a.m. (boo insomnia) and there were someplace open to buy them, I'd be out the door right now!...
Forum: January 2010   08-28-2009, 01:56 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 669
Posted By Mimi37
I expect this to be our last one. I thought I'd...

I expect this to be our last one. I thought I'd be sadder and more nostalgic about it than I am -- I think because it's been harder all around than my first pregnancy. Worse m/s, round ligament...
Forum: January 2010   08-28-2009, 01:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 434
Posted By Mimi37
Bummer, rlmueller, sorry it was such a bad...

Bummer, rlmueller, sorry it was such a bad appointment. I have yet to feel the warm and fuzzies with them like I did with my old practice... but am not as turned off as you are sounding. Hope it...
Forum: January 2010   08-22-2009, 11:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 224
Posted By Mimi37
I get very dizzy and lightheaded and start to...

I get very dizzy and lightheaded and start to black out, but I've always had time to sit/lie down before it actually happens -- and it only happens when I'm standing (or sometimes walking -- but...
Forum: January 2010   08-22-2009, 11:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 223
Posted By Mimi37
That's wonderful, congrats!...

That's wonderful, congrats! http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/love.gif
Forum: January 2010   08-19-2009, 10:49 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,117
Posted By Mimi37
Huh -- I have an (older) male cousin named Avery...

Huh -- I have an (older) male cousin named Avery -- it still sounds like a boy name to me. I could see it for a girl, too, but my default assumption would be male.

I have a quite young girl...
Forum: January 2010   08-19-2009, 01:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 191
Posted By Mimi37
I cry at everything. Everything makes me tear...

I cry at everything. Everything makes me tear up. All the time. I get kind of sheepish about it. Movies/commercials/TV especially. I admit -- I do get teary normally (when not pregnant) but this is...
Forum: January 2010   08-19-2009, 12:54 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 2,694
Posted By Mimi37
It's a boy. Last time, with DD, we couldn't tell...

It's a boy. Last time, with DD, we couldn't tell one way or the other during the u/s and ended up being surprised at birth, so I wasn't expecting to see much. This time, the moment they looked...
Forum: January 2010   08-02-2009, 03:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 179
Posted By Mimi37
Chocolate chip cookies do it too! Noooooo! And I...

Chocolate chip cookies do it too! Noooooo! And I just made 4 dozen with DD. Waaah.

Thanks for all the tips -- I'm going to check them out.
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