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Forum: Life With a Baby   05-18-2010, 02:38 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 7,376
Posted By Erdbeer
So glad to have found this tribe. My DD is 14...

So glad to have found this tribe. My DD is 14 months old and has been much more needy from the beginning than my son was. I still feel so taken by surprise by this child. DS was so chilled out,...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-28-2010, 06:54 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 7,376
Posted By Erdbeer
I've never checked here before, just found this...

I've never checked here before, just found this tribe and seem to fit in well.

DD is just over a year and I have not had more than 3 consecutive hours of sleep for the entire year. She was not...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-28-2010, 05:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By Erdbeer
Thanks for reassuring me... my husband keeps...

Thanks for reassuring me... my husband keeps telling me this is not normal and often I think he is right. As soon as I am out of sight she is fine. I'm really looking forward to this situation...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   03-27-2010, 08:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,121
Posted By Erdbeer
I agree with zoebird about the fear/discomfort...

I agree with zoebird about the fear/discomfort factor. My second birth was at home and I was very relaxed. In my birth prep course, the midwife had us practice going on all fours or leaning over one...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-27-2010, 07:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By Erdbeer
Yes, I've tried her in the sling... she used to...

Yes, I've tried her in the sling... she used to love it but now she wants to get out after 5 minutes. She likes to be carried on my hip, but it's so hard to get anything done one-handed and my knee...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-27-2010, 05:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By Erdbeer
My DD just turned a year old a few weeks ago....

My DD just turned a year old a few weeks ago. From the very beginning, she's been pretty fixated on me, but in the past 3 or 4 months it's been getting progressively more intense. I can't move out...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   02-25-2010, 04:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 612
Posted By Erdbeer
I usually get kids in that age the game "Rush...

I usually get kids in that age the game "Rush Hour" and they all love it! It's a logic game and they can play by themselves. Easy to take along too.
The company that makes it is called "ThinkFun"...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-24-2010, 05:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 561
Posted By Erdbeer
Please help! My DD has been refusing being fed...

Please help! My DD has been refusing being fed anything for the past 2 weeks. She wants to feed herself, but will not eat any fruit or vegetable, even if it is cooked and cut up into little...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   11-27-2009, 04:38 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 84,503
Posted By Erdbeer
wombatclay, congratulations to you! So happy...

wombatclay, congratulations to you! So happy everything went much more smoothly this time.
Forum: Life With a Baby   11-27-2009, 04:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,375
Posted By Erdbeer
Just wondering if he has been like this pretty...

Just wondering if he has been like this pretty much from the beginning, or is this something that has just started recently? Sounds like it could be a lot of different things...
Forum: Women's Health   09-30-2009, 04:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 785
Posted By Erdbeer
I live in Germany and over here, they are very...

I live in Germany and over here, they are very much into homeopathic and natural remedies, particularly for children. For several years I've been using a cough syrup that is routinely prescribed to...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   09-20-2009, 01:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 798
Posted By Erdbeer
We have a tiny cellar room so getting storage in...

We have a tiny cellar room so getting storage in and out is a pain. Our solution was to buy a bunch of stackable transparent plastic bins from Ikea (cheap!) and use them for clothes and toys. I...
Forum: Women's Health   09-19-2009, 04:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,107
Posted By Erdbeer
Can you explain the difference you feel? ...

Can you explain the difference you feel?

When I forget to take my levothyroxine, it feels a lot like I forgot to drink my morning coffee. As the day progresses, I usually get a dull headache that...
Forum: Women's Health   09-19-2009, 02:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,107
Posted By Erdbeer
Can someone tell me what the difference between...

Can someone tell me what the difference between levothyroxine and Armour is? I live overseas and all I've been given for the last 10 years is levothyroxine... I didn't know there were other...
Forum: Life With a Baby   09-09-2009, 04:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,364
Posted By Erdbeer
My baby had acne really bad at around 5-9 weeks....

My baby had acne really bad at around 5-9 weeks. It looked terrible, also went down to her chest and covered her eyebrows, and really got red when she cried or was hot. It was one of the worst cases...
Forum: Life With a Baby   09-09-2009, 04:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 372
Posted By Erdbeer
My son was the same and the ped. told us to...

My son was the same and the ped. told us to wait. It didn't retract much until after he turned about 4 and started experimenting with it himself. In the bath, my husband taught him how to clean...
Forum: Life With a Baby   09-09-2009, 04:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 366
Posted By Erdbeer
Ah, relieved it's not just us! Same situation...

Ah, relieved it's not just us! Same situation here... looking forward to the next "phase".
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-17-2009, 02:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 497
Posted By Erdbeer
This sounds like us! Except instead of pinching,...

This sounds like us! Except instead of pinching, I get my 5 month old's fingers stuck up my nose every time she nurses.
She was so happy and easy-going up until a few days ago. I could lay her down...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-17-2009, 01:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 339
Posted By Erdbeer
I had this same worry when my now-5-month-old...

I had this same worry when my now-5-month-old was just a few weeks old. She drank fine but would suddenly violently vomit in several waves until nothing else came up. It freaked me out and I spent...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   03-23-2009, 04:41 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 84,503
Posted By Erdbeer
Well, I'm back to report the outcome of my...

Well, I'm back to report the outcome of my second birth after a 3rd, almost 4th degree tear with extensive vaginal tearing, torn labia on the left side, a cervical tear and torn artery with...
Forum: Mental Health   03-23-2009, 01:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 524
Posted By Erdbeer
Sorry rayo that it took me so long to respond......

Sorry rayo that it took me so long to respond... I have a newborn baby that has been rocking my world this week!

About the therapists asking tons of questions the first time around, well, I guess...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-23-2009, 01:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,327
Posted By Erdbeer
Wow, 5 feet! OK, then this is definitely not...

Wow, 5 feet! OK, then this is definitely not projectile. It is not dribbling down her chin, it is shooting out in giant waves, but still... not THAT far.

Well, I saw my midwife with the baby...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-22-2009, 06:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,327
Posted By Erdbeer
I really hope not... She doesn't vomit a few...

I really hope not... She doesn't vomit a few feet, more like a few inches. It is usually about 20 minutes after she eats, sometimes an hour. Then again, it hasn't happened so frequently yet so it's...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-22-2009, 06:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,327
Posted By Erdbeer
7 months!? That's a loooong time.... When...

7 months!? That's a loooong time....

When she vomits, she cries afterwards, like she is in shock. I've tried holding her upright but then she fusses like crazy and leans towards my breast again...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-22-2009, 05:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,327
Posted By Erdbeer
I've been eating pretty carefully... usually...

I've been eating pretty carefully... usually have müsli with milk or plain yogurt and grapes, apples and dates for breakfast. Salad and rice/pasta and a bit of meat for dinner, sandwich for lunch,...
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