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Forum: Site Help   06-28-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By quantumleap
odd email from MDC?

I just got a weird email from mothering.com@vsobr.com about requiring immediate action due to new spam laws, or some such thing? Felt spam-y, but thought I'd ask...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-20-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 217
Posted By quantumleap
If there's an H&M near you, they usually have a...

If there's an H&M near you, they usually have a few organic maternity items (or did, the last time I was looking for such things!). 
Also, texture clothing...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-20-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 239
Posted By quantumleap
Goodness. Thanks for pointing that out to me....

Goodness. Thanks for pointing that out to me. Even after I read your reply, I still spent five minutes looking for the Due Date Clubs button, which was clear as day right in front of my eyes. A...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-20-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 196
Posted By quantumleap
That's all. :) There has possibly never been a...

That's all. :) There has possibly never been a fainter line in the history of lines, but it was there. I'm only 10dpo, but I've always gotten really solid positives by 10 dpo, so I'm a little...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-17-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 239
Posted By quantumleap
Are the Nov and Dec DDCs hiding somewhere? We're...

Are the Nov and Dec DDCs hiding somewhere? We're almost into needing a January one too, actually...
I'm totally jumping the gun, but will be *shocked* if I'm not looking at two lines in a few days,...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   04-01-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,427
Posted By quantumleap
Soup! Potato based ones are super cheap,...

Soup! Potato based ones are super cheap, usually. We like potato-leek with some bacon sprinkled on top, roasted beet with a bit of plain yogurt stirred in, pumpkin or squash with a bit of yogurt...
Forum: Dental   04-01-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 123
Posted By quantumleap
What do I need to know? If work needs to be...

What do I need to know? If work needs to be done, what should absolutely be avoided? We have access to porcelain fillings here (better?)? We're on the US/Mexico border, and so have access to...
Forum: Midwives   03-30-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 567
Posted By quantumleap
I know when you have your heart set on...

I know when you have your heart set on something, it's hard to shift your thinking, but perhaps you should look at a different way to get your CPM. There *are* cheaper options than what you're...
Forum: Birth Professionals   02-20-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 269
Posted By quantumleap
I am Canadian, and when my credits from Canadian...

I am Canadian, and when my credits from Canadian midwifery school expired (I took time off to have my own babies), I had to decide to either restart the 4 year program, or come to the US and do an...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   02-16-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 110
Posted By quantumleap
I was slow to see this! I'm so glad you posted....

I was slow to see this! I'm so glad you posted. :)
The client I was looking for help for has birthed and is out of care with us now, but it's always good to have a contact or two out there for when...
Forum: Birth Professionals   02-15-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 269
Posted By quantumleap
Thanks for the input Becca. I'm sure it will all...

Thanks for the input Becca. I'm sure it will all settle in to place. I just worry. A lot. Often. I'm gone a lot. To class for one to two full days a week, plus for an afternoon another day a week, a...
Forum: Midwives   02-07-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 505
Posted By quantumleap
We were just talking about CNM vs CPM around the...

We were just talking about CNM vs CPM around the table at the clinic last night! CNM, in general are *not* able to attend homebirths simply because the protocols are so limiting, and also because,...
Forum: Birth Professionals   02-06-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 269
Posted By quantumleap
I've always dreamed of midwifery, but above...

I've always dreamed of midwifery, but above that, dreamed of being a mama. It has miraculously worked out that I got 4 years as a mostly at-home mama while keeping my toe in the birthy waters. My...
Forum: Breastfeeding   12-28-2013, 06:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 148
Posted By quantumleap
I would do it. Start with 1/4 cup a day, and see...

I would do it. Start with 1/4 cup a day, and see from there. I have no personal experience, but if I am so lucky as to get to birth another babe, I plan to use sage tea from the start. I have tried...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   12-18-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 110
Posted By quantumleap
That would be wonderful, ian's momaya! Thanks. :)

That would be wonderful, ian's momaya! Thanks. :)
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   12-12-2013, 08:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 110
Posted By quantumleap
This is shameful that, after working in the...

This is shameful that, after working in the birth field in El Paso for 11 months, I have no idea about any of these resources! I blame the insanity of the birth clinic, but, really, there isn't much...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   06-27-2013, 09:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 199
Posted By quantumleap
Carolina Reyes is wicked awesome. She's a...

Carolina Reyes is wicked awesome. She's a graduate of the program I'm doing in El Paso (a MEAC accredited school and birth center, she would have more than 80 births under her belt from here alone),...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   06-27-2013, 09:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 372
Posted By quantumleap
Suuuper old thread, but there's also a LLL here....

Suuuper old thread, but there's also a LLL here. I'm trying to get my butt in gear to start a meeting at Maternidad La Luz. I live in a bubble of clinic and home and not much else, but I would agree...
Forum: Midwives   06-27-2013, 09:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 880
Posted By quantumleap
No way! Fun! I'm not on, but I'm in to do an...

No way! Fun! I'm not on, but I'm in to do an on-call appointment first thing in the morning, and then I'm working triage in the evening (gotta work off some of that tuition!). Bring scrubs, waaaaaay...
Forum: Midwives   05-07-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 880
Posted By quantumleap
You can come do an observational 24 hour shift!...

You can come do an observational 24 hour shift! :) 
Forum: Midwives   04-05-2013, 10:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 880
Posted By quantumleap
I think we're all too busy to be on here very...

I think we're all too busy to be on here very much, but thought I'd start a 2013 thread just in case! I'm a Canadian currently studying in Texas, at MLL. It's been a bit insane, but I'm glad to be...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   04-02-2013, 08:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 195
Posted By quantumleap
Fun! I finally got to Las Cruces for the market...

Fun! I finally got to Las Cruces for the market last Saturday, and it's such a lovely spot! We're thinking about getting milk from a drop point in Cruces, but that requires driving up there every...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   03-19-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 195
Posted By quantumleap
I'm sure you will see me around, Cuau! We start...

I'm sure you will see me around, Cuau! We start our 24 hour shifts on Thursday. Things have been hard and brutal and awesome too, somehow all balled in to one. I've been at school 6 days a week, for...
Forum: Africa   02-24-2013, 04:49 AM
Replies: 7
  Rwanda?
Views: 306
Posted By quantumleap
I can ask my parents. I know when we stayed past...

I can ask my parents. I know when we stayed past the 90 days, we just went to the office, waited around for 10 minutes to hand over our passports and some money, and then came back a few days later...
Forum: Africa   02-20-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 7
  Rwanda?
Views: 306
Posted By quantumleap
Ariahsmum, isn't your son from Rwanda? Pretty...

Ariahsmum, isn't your son from Rwanda? Pretty cool that you're planning such a big leap! We're there and back again, and after nearly 8 years, my parents are off to Costa Rica in the next few...
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