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Forum: November 2014 Due Date Club   07-20-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 487
Posted By Viola P
I don't have time to do a full reply bit I wanted...

I don't have time to do a full reply bit I wanted to offer soemthing as someone who has btdt as dh and I are also both self employed and working together.

First, get a cleaner. Yiu have enough $...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-20-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,005
Posted By Viola P
I'm wondering what the patients wanted in the...

I'm wondering what the patients wanted in the posts that talk about being deemed having no chance. What if the patients have a directive that states that life is to be continued as long as possible,...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-19-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,005
Posted By Viola P
1. Yes 2. You phrased this in a passive way,...

1. Yes

2. You phrased this in a passive way, which is why it sounds weird. But the answer is yes - I definitely don't want the government to be able to detain me or my children because of vaccine...
Forum: November 2014 Due Date Club   07-18-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 867
Posted By Viola P
You mean like this? ...

You mean like this?

http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/video/california-police-baby-parents-improper-hospital-discharge-19081468

I guess all parents are deemed de facto incompetent to make medical...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-16-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,160
Posted By Viola P
Thanks to everyone. We are at our destination now...

Thanks to everyone. We are at our destination now so 1/2 of the travels are done. We had two flights. The first was a very short 30 minute flight that went pretty bad. Baby cried a lot and it was...
Forum: Games   07-16-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 1,310
Posted By Viola P
Bold

Bold
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   07-15-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 334
Posted By Viola P
It does sound like he can do a lot for a tot his...

It does sound like he can do a lot for a tot his age. For a while I thoughts 27 month old might be gifted because of how extremely verbal he is. Now ie settled on knowing that he's smart and I don't...
Forum: November 2014 Due Date Club   07-14-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 867
Posted By Viola P
What happened to your niece is abhorrent but...

What happened to your niece is abhorrent but unsurprising given how hospitals treat women
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   07-14-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 893
Posted By Viola P
I would never advocate that women shouldn't be...

I would never advocate that women shouldn't be able to decide what to do with their bodies.

When it comes to downs I think there is a ton of ignorance out there. People wth downs live long, full,...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   07-14-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 389
Posted By Viola P
Thanks so much for answering. I was especially...

Thanks so much for answering. I was especially worried because there are 4 distinct bites which suggests there was considerable time that passed before intervention. Plus they didn't tell me about...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   07-14-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 389
Posted By Viola P
Toddler came home from daycare with many bites

My little guy is 27 months old and he came home from daycare today with what looks to be four or five bites. I asked him about hit and he's very verbal and he told me that another boy bit him he kept...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   07-14-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 893
Posted By Viola P
That is SO so awful.

That is SO so awful.
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   07-14-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 893
Posted By Viola P
Yeah I never understood that either! My friend...

Yeah I never understood that either! My friend was thinking about doing that and I was like "what if it kills the baby and when they test the fetus I turns out it was healthy?" Just doesn't make...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   07-14-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 893
Posted By Viola P
Thank God!! I don't understand why so many...

Thank God!! I don't understand why so many people are so negative about downs. People with downs have always seemed cheery and like everyone else, just different, you know?
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   07-13-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 893
Posted By Viola P
Sorry but is the sole purpose of materniT21 to...

Sorry but is the sole purpose of materniT21 to detect down's.

http://m.thestar.com/#/article/life/2012/02/03/the_maternit21_ltd_test_could_make_people_with_down_syndrome_a_rarity.html

There are...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   07-13-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 312
Posted By Viola P
I had my first at 33 and consider that to be more...

I had my first at 33 and consider that to be more middle age for ftm. I'm now 35 and my second was born a few months ago. I think 35 seems maybe older now but that's probably just because our culture...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   07-12-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By Viola P
I used an arms reach cosleeper for both of mine....

I used an arms reach cosleeper for both of mine. They only lasted for a couple months though bc i wasn't comfortable longer than that (in case they roll over in the middle of the night) but it did...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   07-12-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 893
Posted By Viola P
I also would never test. First, it wouldn't...

I also would never test. First, it wouldn't change anything either way. Second, those tests can create so muh stress and then turn out wrong. I know a woman who tested and they said the baby might be...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   07-12-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 554
Posted By Viola P
The doula at my second birth was amazing,...

The doula at my second birth was amazing, especially since the mw didn't make it on time so I delivered her myself. The doula was so extra supportive and calm, I will always hold a special place for...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   07-12-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 554
Posted By Viola P
Personally I would feel comfortable with my...

Personally I would feel comfortable with my babysitter if she was comfortable with it. I think itd be wise to talk ahead of plan with the kids about if mamma has to go to hospital and make a plan....
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   07-12-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 554
Posted By Viola P
I think you have to offer an extra bonus to make...

I think you have to offer an extra bonus to make it attractive. I'd personally offer $50 plus $10 per hour, but that might be more than necessary. For my second birth ds went with the grandparents...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   07-12-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 554
Posted By Viola P
Doulas are expensive because the service they...

Doulas are expensive because the service they provide is so special. Babysitters are not. I think in that situation I would definitely want a babysitter whose sole role is to look after the kids....
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   07-11-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 554
Posted By Viola P
Wowser that's even more awesome! Some people...

Wowser that's even more awesome!

Some people swear hypnobirthing makes it pain free for them. For me It was still painful but I was okay with that thanks to the hypnosis. It helped me not fight...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   07-11-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 218
Posted By Viola P
I think it's very wise to accept that she will...

I think it's very wise to accept that she will cry. I think it puts way too much pressure to set the standard that your baby will never cry. I also think it's okay for people, including babies, to...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   07-11-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 200
Posted By Viola P
Have you thought about vitex? That worked right...

Have you thought about vitex? That worked right away for us.
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