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Forum: Trying To Conceive   01-19-2010, 01:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 363
Posted By pelirroja
Thanks everyone. My spotting was pink the first...

Thanks everyone. My spotting was pink the first day, a mix of pink/brown the second day, and today it's brown. Well, looks like we got the timing right this month. Fingers crossed for a happy...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   01-18-2010, 05:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 363
Posted By pelirroja
Can anyone explain the timing of ovulatory...

Can anyone explain the timing of ovulatory spotting? Does it occur before, during or after? My first day of spotting corresponded with fertile fluid and high libido. The second and third days...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   01-15-2010, 11:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 927
Posted By pelirroja
I like to wear a stretchy, low V-neck shirt over...

I like to wear a stretchy, low V-neck shirt over a ribbed tank that I cut off just under my chest. So I can pull down the v-neck, pull up the tank, and unhook my bra. It gives me pretty good...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   01-15-2010, 11:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 490
Posted By pelirroja
I am gradually weaning my 2.5-yr-old dd and have...

I am gradually weaning my 2.5-yr-old dd and have run into some trouble with tantrums. She started having tantrums around a month ago. Often the tantrum is triggered by me refusing to nurse her at...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   01-14-2010, 06:16 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 11,206
Posted By pelirroja
Hello - new to this thread, and so glad to find...

Hello - new to this thread, and so glad to find it! Not sure if this topic has already been covered but here goes....

My 2.5 yr old is throwing tantrums because I refuse to nurse her at night and...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-17-2009, 11:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By pelirroja
Oh, mommytotwobabies, I feel for you and hope by...

Oh, mommytotwobabies, I feel for you and hope by some miracle that your other stone dissolves before you have to suffer through passing it. I would suggest you seek out alternative care (naturopath,...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-15-2009, 03:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By pelirroja
I hoping to find some advice, support etc. to...

I hoping to find some advice, support etc. to help me prevent kidney stones this pregnancy. I had them twice last time and it was terrible!!! I didn't catch the stone either time, so we don't know...
Forum: February 2010   06-12-2009, 11:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 405
Posted By pelirroja
Yep, surprised here too. We were planning to...

Yep, surprised here too. We were planning to wait another four or five months. I'm excited about being pregnant, but I'm bummed about the timing. Ug, February seems like such a bad time to have a...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-12-2009, 10:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 429
Posted By pelirroja
I have endo (diagnosed and treated with...

I have endo (diagnosed and treated with laproscopy). With my first pregnancy I had severe pains early on (at around 6 wks). They were sharp pains that seemed to be concentrated on one side, down low...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   05-22-2009, 03:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 463
Posted By pelirroja
We had some success with moving our dd into her...

We had some success with moving our dd into her own room when she was about 21 or 22 months. She went from waking every 1-1/2 or 2 hours to waking every 3 or 4 hours! We moved her after 3 failed...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-30-2009, 02:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By pelirroja
Thanks everyone. It's reassuring to hear your...

Thanks everyone. It's reassuring to hear your experiences.
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-29-2009, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By pelirroja
My MIL bought a "plasma car" for my 22-month-old...

My MIL bought a "plasma car" for my 22-month-old dd to use at her house. It seems like a really fun toy that'll bring years of enjoyment, but I'm a little worried about its safety. It can get going...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-29-2009, 11:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,017
Posted By pelirroja
Neera, that's a really good idea. We watch...

Neera, that's a really good idea. We watch sesame street videos on you tube, and I bet dd would get a kick out of seeing Elmo blowing out candles.

You mamas rock!
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-28-2009, 03:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,017
Posted By pelirroja
These are all such great suggestions. Thank you!...

These are all such great suggestions. Thank you! I especially like the idea of reading books about birthdays. I never would have thought of that. What a great idea!

I've decided (as you all...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-27-2009, 03:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,017
Posted By pelirroja
My 22-month-old dd has developed a fear of...

My 22-month-old dd has developed a fear of birthdays, and I'm hoping you wise mamas can give me advice on how to handle it. It started out as a fear of candles but has evolved into a fear of all...
Forum: Women's Health   04-18-2009, 07:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,841
Posted By pelirroja
I got my period last night and I've been having...

I got my period last night and I've been having uncomfortable cervix/vagina cramping all day today. This is my second postpardum period. The first was a couple months ago and it was just light...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   12-24-2008, 12:26 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,797
Posted By pelirroja
Quote: Originally Posted by HrCreuzi...

Quote:
Originally Posted by HrCreuzi http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12844689)
My breasts and nipples are worn out to the...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   12-24-2008, 12:12 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,797
Posted By pelirroja
We are a week into nightweaning now (our second...

We are a week into nightweaning now (our second attempt) and are finally seeing some progress. We had four terrible nights of seemingly endless rocking, singing, crying, awake for hours... But the...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   12-18-2008, 11:12 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,797
Posted By pelirroja
It's so great to hear all your stories. I am on...

It's so great to hear all your stories. I am on round 2 of nightweaning dd. We tried for a week and a half and then dd got sick so I went back to nursing at night. It was such a bummer....after a...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   12-05-2008, 04:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,797
Posted By pelirroja
Pumpkin_pie and Dolphin, how's the nightweaning...

Pumpkin_pie and Dolphin, how's the nightweaning going?

I have learned two important lessons this past week:
1) Nightweaning in December, when nights are longest, is probably not the best idea....
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   12-04-2008, 03:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By pelirroja
I LOVE our king-size Vivetique latex matress. I...

I LOVE our king-size Vivetique latex matress. I think it's called a Dream Lite. 6" of firm latex with 2" of soft latex on top, wrapped in wool (as a natural fire retardant) and organic cotton. Super...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   12-04-2008, 02:55 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,797
Posted By pelirroja
Last night went slightly better. We nursed at...

Last night went slightly better. We nursed at bedtime and then dd slept 3 hours. It took an hour to get her back to sleep, but then she slept another 3 hours. (Which is much better than her usual...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   12-04-2008, 12:41 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,797
Posted By pelirroja
How did all your nights go? Mine went ok. It was...

How did all your nights go? Mine went ok. It was our first night of no nursing from bedtime until dawn. Dd woke up four times, and each subsequent waking took longer to get her back to sleep. She...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   12-03-2008, 12:54 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,797
Posted By pelirroja
Quote: Originally Posted by Pumpkin_Pie...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Pumpkin_Pie http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12722994)
DS was taking an hour or more to nurse...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   12-02-2008, 10:28 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,797
Posted By pelirroja
If so, would you like to share approaches,...

If so, would you like to share approaches, affirmations, heartbreak and (hopefully) success stories? If you've recently nightweaned, I'd love to hear your success story too!

I am on night 4 of...
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