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Forum: Traditional Foods   09-12-2009, 05:37 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By auntieM
Thanks, everyone. I knew I'd get some good ideas...

Thanks, everyone. I knew I'd get some good ideas from you all. We generally have leftovers & that has been great.

I made some muffins around 37 weeks. They've been really helpful--especially for...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   09-11-2009, 10:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,027
Posted By auntieM
I'm a week & a day from DD's birth & am getting...

I'm a week & a day from DD's birth & am getting the barest bit of milk coming from my affected breast. I have been focusing feeding on the other breast to ensure supply, so I'm not sure if I've seen...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   09-11-2009, 10:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,508
Posted By auntieM
DD1 was 14 months old when I had to wean for the...

DD1 was 14 months old when I had to wean for the same reason. She was not keen on bottles. After I weaned, she made the switch fairly easily. She continued to use the bottles for a couple of years....
Forum: Traditional Foods   09-11-2009, 10:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 386
Posted By auntieM
I'm a week out from the birth of our second...

I'm a week out from the birth of our second daughter & finding it hard to stay on top of getting enough food & water. My husband has been making lovely dinners & that really helps. The tricky thing...
Forum: September 2009   08-30-2009, 12:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 204
Posted By auntieM
When we were considering taking DD to the...

When we were considering taking DD to the hospital with us, someone suggested hiring a doula-in-training to be her care taker. She would have had to understand that the child's needs came first &...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   08-24-2009, 02:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,027
Posted By auntieM
Thanks! I'm at 39 weeks now. Pretty soon we'll...

Thanks! I'm at 39 weeks now. Pretty soon we'll be posting our personal experience.

I feel confident that one breast will be sufficient. I am hopeful that I'll have two available. A friend of mine...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   08-09-2009, 01:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,027
Posted By auntieM
I have one friend who nursed successfully with...

I have one friend who nursed successfully with only the unaffected breast.

Beyond that I've not found a lot of information. Some time ago, I remember looking for scientific data & came across one...
Forum: Traditional Foods   05-02-2009, 09:03 PM
Replies: 515
Views: 36,281
Posted By auntieM
You can try "stretch & fold." Here...

You can try "stretch & fold." Here (http://www.sourdoughhome.com/stretchandfold.html) is a good description. It is less labor intensive, but requires a little more time. I find it very flexible &...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   04-15-2009, 06:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 850
Posted By auntieM
I love the idea of "cheek to cheek." Your...

I love the idea of "cheek to cheek." Your partner or someone in the OR staff can hold the baby's cheek up to your cheek while the surgery is finished (or even just briefly). You may or may not want...
Forum: September 2009   04-04-2009, 03:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 529
Posted By auntieM
Quote: Originally Posted by darcytrue...

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Originally Posted by darcytrue http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13494782)
And I may talk to the OB when I go in for...
Forum: September 2009   04-04-2009, 01:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 529
Posted By auntieM
We are limited in that we need care & sometimes...

We are limited in that we need care & sometimes our choices are not the best, however, we can let them know how we feel. We can be gentle about it, "I've noticed that you seem really rushed during...
Forum: September 2009   04-02-2009, 08:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,798
Posted By auntieM
She moves around. This morning, she was very...

She moves around. This morning, she was very clearly on the right. I've also felt her on the other side. I notice this most often after sleeping on my side.
Forum: September 2009   04-02-2009, 02:09 AM
Replies: 28
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Posted By auntieM
The company I worked for went kaplooey just...

The company I worked for went kaplooey just before the end of my first trimester with DD (5), so I've been home since then. I'd really like to continue this way well into the future. If I went back...
Forum: VBAC   04-01-2009, 12:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 347
Posted By auntieM
That's good news. It sounds like you have a good...

That's good news. It sounds like you have a good relationship & that her efforts come out of concern for you rather than a need to control you. Enjoy your vacation. May it bring you clarity & peace!
Forum: VBAC   04-01-2009, 01:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 347
Posted By auntieM
If you have a solid relationship with your MIL,...

If you have a solid relationship with your MIL, it might be worth you or your husband having a little heart to heart with her. Something along the lines of, "We appreciate your concern & want to...
Forum: VBAC   03-26-2009, 12:40 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,338
Posted By auntieM
Quote: Originally Posted by ShwarmaQueen...

Quote:
Originally Posted by ShwarmaQueen http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13436980)
Thank you. I interviewed a HB MW and she...
Forum: September 2009   03-21-2009, 02:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 216
Posted By auntieM
Quote: Originally Posted by texmati...

Quote:
Originally Posted by texmati http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13406019)
Thanks for the reassurance guys! Both DH and...
Forum: September 2009   03-20-2009, 09:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 283
Posted By auntieM
Quote: Originally Posted by octobermoon...

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Originally Posted by octobermoon http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13397345)
oh you know what totally works if you are...
Forum: September 2009   03-20-2009, 01:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 216
Posted By auntieM
I think telling your boss is sufficient. If your...

I think telling your boss is sufficient. If your absence for maternity leave will affect their work I'm sure that it will come up with your boss in a timely manner. Even if you waited until you were...
Forum: VBAC   03-18-2009, 02:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,100
Posted By auntieM
I would like to experience the best birth...

I would like to experience the best birth possible. My primary goal is a vbac. If I have another section, I'd like to be able to talk about it & have as much say/control over the experience as...
Forum: VBAC   03-18-2009, 01:54 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,338
Posted By auntieM
Quote: Originally Posted by Nursingmama05...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Nursingmama05 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13386993)
You very well could be subject to bad...
Forum: September 2009   03-16-2009, 10:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 606
Posted By auntieM
My gut said boy... My gut was wrong. We are...

My gut said boy...

My gut was wrong. We are expecting our 2nd girl.
Forum: Traditional Foods   03-16-2009, 09:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 809
Posted By auntieM
If I know & trust the source of raw foods, I...

If I know & trust the source of raw foods, I still consume them. We have access to good milk & eggs which I eat raw. I've eaten sushi. I do stay away from the soft cheeses. I am a little uncertain...
Forum: Traditional Foods   03-16-2009, 09:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By auntieM
Quote: Originally Posted by Bella Babe...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Bella Babe http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13373034)
Smoothies are good for me too, but no egg....
Forum: Traditional Foods   03-16-2009, 01:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 809
Posted By auntieM
Congratulations & welcome, stilllearning85!

Congratulations & welcome, stilllearning85!
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