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Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   10-27-2008, 09:04 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,996
Posted By Arien
What can I say - it drives me NUTS! My older son...

What can I say - it drives me NUTS! My older son (now 5) didn't do this at all. He self-weaned at age 12 months without a problem. My younger boy, well that's a different story. He's 22 months,...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   08-18-2008, 08:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 393
Posted By Arien
I need to wean my 18 mo old. How do I accomplish...

I need to wean my 18 mo old. How do I accomplish this????
He has never had a bottle or a soother. I tried both just yesterday - he didn't like them at all.
Forum: The Childhood Years   06-05-2007, 09:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 751
Posted By Arien
Quote: Originally Posted by spsmom...

Quote:
Originally Posted by spsmom http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/8288271)
wow, Arien, are you sure you weren't describing...
Forum: The Childhood Years   06-02-2007, 08:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 751
Posted By Arien
I was going to start a thread about this, but my...

I was going to start a thread about this, but my 4 year old son does this constantly and IT DRIVES ME TO THE END OF MY ROPE! Not just the constant always asking for more and more and more and more...
Forum: Breastfeeding   02-17-2007, 10:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 438
Posted By Arien
Please recommend me decent breast pads. i've...

Please recommend me decent breast pads. i've tried gerber disposables - worthless and now I'm on to commercially available washable ones but they don't work they leak all over the place and i change...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   02-14-2007, 12:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 579
Posted By Arien
I am sure my son is hitting me, kids at school...

I am sure my son is hitting me, kids at school because he is usually present when I have an argument with my husband. Can't help it though, we have two kids, and no time for each other,.
Forum: Gentle Discipline   02-13-2007, 11:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 579
Posted By Arien
My son has lately been an absolute demonchild....

My son has lately been an absolute demonchild. Hitting me, hitting kids at school. I punish him by making him sit in a chair (literally feet away from me - not far) or by sending him to his room....
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-17-2007, 01:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By Arien
My newborn has pimply skin on his face only, is...

My newborn has pimply skin on his face only, is this normal? I know it's normal for newborns to have spotty skin, but why only on his face? I wash it twice a day with a washcloth, no soap just warm...
Forum: Postpartum Depression   01-16-2007, 06:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,115
Posted By Arien
OMG tell me about it, it's impossibly hard to...

OMG tell me about it, it's impossibly hard to juggle 2 of them. My older son (4) told me he hated me because there was no snack at the playgroup we went to. I was so shocked by what he said, I have...
Forum: December 2006   01-16-2007, 04:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,453
Posted By Arien
I named my boy Sacha too!

I named my boy Sacha too!
Forum: Gentle Discipline   01-11-2007, 04:20 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,844
Posted By Arien
Thank you everyone, I'll just chill out on the...

Thank you everyone, I'll just chill out on the paci, it definitely bothers me more than it bothers my son! I'll look at it as a security object and when he's ready, hopefully he'll drop the use of...
Forum: December 2006   01-10-2007, 11:32 PM
Replies: 7
  Vbac!
Views: 509
Posted By Arien
I was up & about in one day after my second...

I was up & about in one day after my second son's VBAC birth. Compare that to the minimum 2 weeks recovery from my first son's c-section birth.....so so happy....
Forum: Gentle Discipline   01-10-2007, 11:29 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,844
Posted By Arien
How do I wean my four year old off the paci?? ...

How do I wean my four year old off the paci??
It's almost like quitting smoking! Such a habit!

We've whittled it down to paci only at night when going to bed or the odd nap, but at age 4 I would...
Forum: December 2006   01-10-2007, 01:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,416
Posted By Arien
That was wonderful, congratulations on your...

That was wonderful, congratulations on your little boy!
Forum: VBAC   01-08-2007, 07:05 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 51,213
Posted By Arien
4 years after an emergency c-section, I did a...

4 years after an emergency c-section, I did a successful VBAC 18 days ago! 8 hour labour, no medical interventions, no drugs, just breathing excercises..it was the birth I always wanted!! So happy!...
Forum: Life With a Baby   01-08-2007, 07:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 240
Posted By Arien
My 18 day old son keeps lurching his head...

My 18 day old son keeps lurching his head around, my mother says he has zero control over this, but I wonder if it's true? To me it seems as though this is the only thing he can do at this point so...
Forum: December 2006   01-08-2007, 06:58 PM
Replies: 7
  Vbac!
Views: 509
Posted By Arien
My son was born Dec.21 a successful VBAC...

My son was born Dec.21 a successful VBAC drug-free, natural 8 hour labour! i WAS SO HAPPY TO HAVE THE birth i wanted with bebe #2.
Forum: VBAC   12-14-2006, 01:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 465
Posted By Arien
I'm 40 weeks pregnant right now, I had a...

I'm 40 weeks pregnant right now, I had a c-section with my first because of failutre to progress, and occiput posterior position of the baby. I read the surgery report and I understand that it was...
Forum: December 2006   12-05-2006, 09:29 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 1,924
Posted By Arien
I'm 38 weeks plus 2 days now. Just waiting. My...

I'm 38 weeks plus 2 days now. Just waiting. My midwives rotates. so if I go into labour this week, I'll get the midwife I really like and who delivered my first son, if I go longer than more week,...
Forum: December 2006   12-02-2006, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
  sushi??
Views: 353
Posted By Arien
So - I went out for the sushi lunch with my...

So - I went out for the sushi lunch with my co-workers. I ordered a sushi lunch special and asked for as much smoked fish, and without tuna. I had octopus, roe, mackerel....plus stuff like edamame...
Forum: December 2006   11-28-2006, 01:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 406
Posted By Arien
My first labour started with my waters breaking...

My first labour started with my waters breaking while I was at a friends' house for dinner. We had dessert and went home, I laboured all night at home very well, my midwife arrived at 6am and we...
Forum: December 2006   11-28-2006, 12:53 AM
Replies: 13
  sushi??
Views: 353
Posted By Arien
My co-workers want to take me out to lunch....I...

My co-workers want to take me out to lunch....I want to go to a nice sushi place near whereby, what do you think of eating sushi this late in the pregnancy? I hadn't eaten any all along - what's the...
Forum: December 2006   11-26-2006, 02:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 263
Posted By Arien
I'm going for a Vbac as well. With my first son...

I'm going for a Vbac as well. With my first son I got to 9 cm dilation but he was occiput posterior and I couldn't push him out, labour basically cut out at the very end, stopped and they tried to...
Forum: December 2006   11-19-2006, 05:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 334
Posted By Arien
I lost mine today, I don't recall having seen it...

I lost mine today, I don't recall having seen it or lost it during my first pregnancy. It's a little troublesome for me because I'm 35 weeks. I called my midwife, she says I have to hold off for...
Forum: December 2006   11-18-2006, 08:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By Arien
Anyone know of any herbs to take for postpartum?...

Anyone know of any herbs to take for postpartum? I don't want to be all flaky/crying after the baby's born if possible. Any homeopathic recepies/herb infusions are appreciated!
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