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Forum: Homebirth   11-04-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 680
Posted By begoniamama
you may have already had your baby, but I pushed...

you may have already had your baby, but I pushed in the tub and his head wasn't coming down much so actually got on the toilet and made a TON of progress. Walked to the side of the bed and pushed...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   07-24-2013, 10:43 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,664
Posted By begoniamama
my 18 month old has been saying 'mac mo mo' for...

my 18 month old has been saying 'mac mo mo' for a while now and we just figured it out the other day when he said it while emphatically pointing at a motorcycle! 
Forum: Family Planning   09-29-2012, 09:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 202
Posted By begoniamama
i didn't want to read and run but initially i...

i didn't want to read and run but initially i was honestly a little confused! :) now that i've done some math i think the most likely scenario is that you ovulated shortly after you saw the egg...
Forum: Life With a Baby   09-20-2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 12,765
Posted By begoniamama
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Forum: Life With a Baby   09-20-2012, 08:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 944
Posted By begoniamama
i could've written your post. 8 month old DS is...

i could've written your post. 8 month old DS is a handful - and a lot of fun, and very very very determined! we spend a lot of time outdoors for sure, in new places as much as possible too. He also...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   09-20-2012, 01:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 974
Posted By begoniamama
well said ladies. i think it just has to be up...

well said ladies. i think it just has to be up to what is right for the parent. i foolishly (not the first time) got into a vaccine debate on a facebook thread. i didnt say what side of the line i...
Forum: Life With a Baby   09-20-2012, 09:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,289
Posted By begoniamama
8 month old DS loves egg yolks. he eats at least...

8 month old DS loves egg yolks. he eats at least an egg a day. the easiest way i've found is to separate the yolk, fry it in coconut oil (in a cast iron pan for extra iron) until it's still kinda...
Forum: Life With a Baby   09-12-2012, 04:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,103
Posted By begoniamama
same thing happened with me, i was at a plateau...

same thing happened with me, i was at a plateau and weight wasn't budging. i figured i would try something that would also benefit baby - i ate only things that had some kind of nutritional value. i...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-09-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 704
Posted By begoniamama
I don't think weight gain has anything to do...

I don't think weight gain has anything to do with baby size. i gained a LOT of weight with DS, didn't weight myself at the end but i would guess it was about 60 pounds. He was born 6.9 pounds. my...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   09-06-2012, 08:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By begoniamama
thanks artekah. i think i am just in shock..of...

thanks artekah. i think i am just in shock..of all the things i was prepared for my body doing post baby this was not one of them! your advice is heard with open ears, i do need to be better about...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   09-05-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By begoniamama
oh no! i am the only one? :(

oh no! i am the only one? :(
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   09-02-2012, 08:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By begoniamama
am i the only one? i had a great butt that...

am i the only one? i had a great butt that filled out jeans quite nicely, and it was always part of my body that i (and others) loved. NOW, 8 months after baby, it has flattened significantly. i...
Forum: Multicultural Families   09-01-2012, 05:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 301
Posted By begoniamama
we run into things every now and then, but DH...

we run into things every now and then, but DH spent most of his life in the US growing up in a very culture rich household so he has an interesting balance of values and traditions. one thing that...
Forum: Women's Health   08-31-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,218
Posted By begoniamama
could it be yeast? the fact that you said they...

could it be yeast? the fact that you said they look like blisters and that it's spreading makes me think yeast infection. you could try yeast cream or "triple paste", which has anti fungal...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   08-30-2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 15,388
Posted By begoniamama
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by mt_gooseberry http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-28-2012, 12:38 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,281
Posted By begoniamama
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Taximom5 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-25-2012, 01:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 279
Posted By begoniamama
oh ok, sorry to hear that. well i know many who...

oh ok, sorry to hear that. well i know many who have used vitex successfully, search threads for it here on mothering and see if google can give you more info. I used it after getting off birth...
Forum: Homebirth   08-24-2012, 09:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 705
Posted By begoniamama
i second heated floors! not just for birthing,...

i second heated floors! not just for birthing, but in general. i had them in one place i've lived and still think about them. and i'm not even in a cold region! if i ever renovated a bathroom that...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-24-2012, 09:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 279
Posted By begoniamama
wow! a day after posting - crazy timing. i was...

wow! a day after posting - crazy timing. i was going to write that i believe vitex/chasteberry helps bring AF back and is safe while breastfeeding. bumping for others who are interested then! :)
Forum: Trying To Conceive   08-24-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 650
Posted By begoniamama
i used it all throughout my pregnancy, less so...

i used it all throughout my pregnancy, less so in the first trimester. by the third trimester i was drinking gallons of it because i loved the taste, it has tons of nutritional value (including iron...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-22-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,281
Posted By begoniamama
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Taximom5 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Multicultural Families   08-19-2012, 09:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,127
Posted By begoniamama
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Quote:Originally Posted by kgdg http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-18-2012, 03:23 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 7,281
Posted By begoniamama
nutritionjulia - why not just wait until the...

nutritionjulia - why not just wait until the baby is a little bit older to administer HepB? The argument that it's easier to do it when they're a newborn because they're protected for life ignores...
Forum: Homebirth   08-10-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,040
Posted By begoniamama
i posted this exact same thread topic last year!...

i posted this exact same thread topic last year! i was pregnant and planning my first homebirth and curious about mama's first time experiences. i have a 7 month old son now who is the best thing...
Forum: Homebirth   08-10-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 309
Posted By begoniamama
thank you for sharing! i did read birthing from...

thank you for sharing! i did read birthing from within the first time around and liked it a lot. i also loved ina may's guide to childbirth. i should pick them up again. i totally know what you mean...
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