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Forum: Vaccinations   07-16-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,042
Posted By carnelianlight
Parents will be paranoid. (Isn't our choice not...

Parents will be paranoid. (Isn't our choice not to vax also borne out of a heightened awareness and concern for our kids?)
You have to let people make their own decisions and mistakes. It is sad to...
Forum: C-section Birth   07-16-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By carnelianlight
Gift for 1st time mom having a C-section?

Hello, one of my dear friends is pregnant and due in a couple of months. I am trying to think of helpful gifts to give and this is kind of out of my zone, my own recent delivery was a home birth. ...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   07-16-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 255
Posted By carnelianlight
Hope he feels better soon MrsGail!

Hope he feels better soon MrsGail!
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   07-12-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 967
Posted By carnelianlight
ocelotmom, THANK YOU, you are right on. I forgot...

ocelotmom, THANK YOU, you are right on. I forgot to reduce my dose of natural thyroid after the pregnancy was completed! Didnt notice any hyperthyroid effects but maybe the smell is one. I dont know,...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   07-10-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 967
Posted By carnelianlight
Thank you EnviroBecca, that's a good idea! ...

Thank you EnviroBecca, that's a good idea!

Mamas, I STINK. Seriously. Even my hardcore zinc creme based deo doesn't stand up to this odor. I cannot find any research articles on the subject of...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   07-05-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 967
Posted By carnelianlight
That feels really good and centering, thanks. I...

That feels really good and centering, thanks. I have seen some youtube vids from BEfit mom and others but wondered about really good ones. Weighted squats sound good as well :) The midwife also...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   07-02-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 967
Posted By carnelianlight
6 months ocelotmom. I can go a summer without ice...

6 months ocelotmom. I can go a summer without ice cream but not without kale!

Am going to try adding things back in, & hope baby girl's gas fussiness ends sooner rather than later - funny how one...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   06-28-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 967
Posted By carnelianlight
I'm about 12 pounds over my pre-preggers weight,...

I'm about 12 pounds over my pre-preggers weight, and given the restrictions on dairy and favorite vegetables, it seems doubtful I would get back to it ever while nursing. Not having those foods makes...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   06-27-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 967
Posted By carnelianlight
My cruciferous greens are supposedly off limits...

My cruciferous greens are supposedly off limits so I am not getting my favorite vitamins and minerals and I am RAVENOUS. BLAH.
Forum: Birth and Beyond   06-23-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,469
Posted By carnelianlight
Oh my goodness, sounds like you had a painful...

Oh my goodness, sounds like you had a painful experience. Sad all of that happened. Wish you healing and joyous ways forward.

I had a home birth for my first about 5 weeks ago and it was...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   06-17-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 967
Posted By carnelianlight
Amazing. That's a fabulous image. My little one...

Amazing. That's a fabulous image. My little one sometimes squirms off if I am doing so much as reading webpages on my mobile device!

My state declared a whooping cough epidemic. I am trying not to...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   06-13-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 967
Posted By carnelianlight
There is a lot of sash! It would be kind of cool...

There is a lot of sash! It would be kind of cool if the sashes had tension and were retractable. I didn't quite get mine tied tight enough and ended up keeping my hands on baby when we went for a...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   06-13-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 967
Posted By carnelianlight
Quiet around here with this new board format!! ...

Quiet around here with this new board format!!

My little doll is colicky; it frustrates me that I cant help her.

It's not like I have free hands to selectively shop and cook a favorable diet....
Forum: Homebirth   06-03-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By carnelianlight
Becky, I researched these and purchased an...

Becky,

I researched these and purchased an EcoPlus pump, Eco 396. That and an adapter from the HW store and a hose were all we needed. It's submersible, with a filter, so I would not want to sell...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   05-28-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 113
Posted By carnelianlight
My Mom is here and it is such a blessing, I...

My Mom is here and it is such a blessing, I really don't want her to leave in 10 days. 
So much is getting done while I am "resting" and learning how to care for my baby. With her here, it even...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   05-26-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 113
Posted By carnelianlight
Bump :)

Bump :)
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   05-25-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 99
Posted By carnelianlight
Congratulations!  He is adorable.  You look...

Congratulations! 
He is adorable. 
You look great!
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   05-23-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 296
Posted By carnelianlight
Baby girl is here. Born beautifully at home...

Baby girl is here. Born beautifully at home after 14 hours. I took IV fluids because even ice chips wouldn't stay down, but that was easy. She is tiny - 6lbs 1 oz - and perfect. Cord wrapped around...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   05-19-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 79
Posted By carnelianlight
CBreezy, how cool that you make your own...

CBreezy, how cool that you make your own mamacloth. The master shopping list with brands / specifics is a great idea! 
beautifulnm, glad you can get the pump you want. My insurance won't give us a...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   05-19-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 296
Posted By carnelianlight
I am waiting for a baby! Tomorrow should be 40...

I am waiting for a baby! Tomorrow should be 40 weeks from lmp. I wouldn't be fussed, ordinarily, about going over the date (despite all the excited calls and texts from friends).  Baby seems to like...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   05-15-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 29
Posted By carnelianlight
Fayebond, I have no idea, but hope you get some...

Fayebond, I have no idea, but hope you get some relief. Also hope it is just a good sign of your immune system coming back to life post-baby. I ordered some pul-backed pads as well because it didn't...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   05-13-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 21
Posted By carnelianlight
Sweet. Happy birthday EnviroBecca! I am...

Sweet. Happy birthday EnviroBecca!

I am waiting for Baby no. 1. She is due 20/21 May. Pregnancy has been an absolute blessing BUT I worked from home which made a big difference for me, it was so...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   05-09-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 14
Posted By carnelianlight
Congratulations, rest up, hope you are doing...

Congratulations, rest up, hope you are doing well! 
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   05-09-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 79
Posted By carnelianlight
Trying to remember.. the stores I saw in Costa...

Trying to remember.. the stores I saw in Costa Rica are kinda blurry. Yes mustard or ketchup bottles (rinse well), any little squirting bottle that didn't have any substances in it previously which...
Forum: May 2014 Due Date Club   05-09-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 296
Posted By carnelianlight
Sounds like everyone is recovering!

Sounds like everyone is recovering!
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