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Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-28-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,125
Posted By AnnaR
Those numbers are definitely encouraging.  I...

Those numbers are definitely encouraging.  I also had hcg tested but later on and they weren't _exactly_ doubling every two days, more like every 3 days.  As long as they are going up that is a good...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-13-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 304
Posted By AnnaR
Babies turn into "final" correct position...

Babies turn into "final" correct position generally between 36 and 40 weeks. If around that time baby is still not head down talk to your dr. about trying to do a shimmy to move baby into position.
Forum: Life with a Toddler   01-01-2013, 12:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 365
Posted By AnnaR
Thanks for your responses, that makes me feel...

Thanks for your responses, that makes me feel better and is encouraging.  I tend to be a bit of worry wart and given that he's been on the later side with several milestones I look at them even...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-30-2012, 01:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 365
Posted By AnnaR
bumping.. hoping someone could provide some...

bumping.. hoping someone could provide some insight?
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-29-2012, 02:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 365
Posted By AnnaR
Wondering if what I'm seeing with my 14 mo old...

Wondering if what I'm seeing with my 14 mo old DS is normal for age and/or if someone could suggest what I can do to encourage more language.  He doesn't seem to have a lot of complex babbling like...
Forum: Dental   12-20-2012, 06:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Posted By AnnaR
I don't have a recommendation for you regarding...

I don't have a recommendation for you regarding one in your area as I live on the opposite coast, however some words of encouragement...  Don't stress so much over this as not every "conventional"...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   12-20-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 196
Posted By AnnaR
I did some extensive reading on tummy issues...

I did some extensive reading on tummy issues recently myself.  Have you tried buttermilk or Kefir?  They are of course dairy, however in these two most the fats that cause intolerance from what I...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   08-10-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 851
Posted By AnnaR
Looking back at it now as much pressure as they...

Looking back at it now as much pressure as they put me under to do these things, in the end it is up to you.  It is your body, your child, and you have the power to say what you want or don't want. ...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-18-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 525
Posted By AnnaR
Wait ok, sorry I "lied", I just remembered that...

Wait ok, sorry I "lied", I just remembered that they did give me pain meds after too, but I never used them afterwards because nothing really hurt badly enough to have to take them.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-18-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 525
Posted By AnnaR
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Adaline'sMama http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1358425/dental-work-during-pregnancy#post_17049345)

So, I...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   07-18-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,852
Posted By AnnaR
Unfortunately, I have not found any solutions...

Unfortunately, I have not found any solutions aside from possibly making my own, but I could not find any local source of raw cow's milk that I would feel comfortable using in home made formula,...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-18-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 525
Posted By AnnaR
I think you're better off taking the tooth out...

I think you're better off taking the tooth out than going on antibiotics.  A good dentist should be able to do it and painless at that.  Having had at least 4 teeth pulled in my life I can tell you...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-16-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 296
Posted By AnnaR
What you describe is pretty much what I did...

What you describe is pretty much what I did too.  I'm a first time parent too and I think it's all you can really do.  Try to put her on the tummy like you are doing to give her opportunity to be...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-15-2012, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 296
Posted By AnnaR
My little guy wouldn't sit in it for longer than...

My little guy wouldn't sit in it for longer than 15-20 min, that including the time it took to feeding him solids.  If he was ok with sitting in it longer I probably wouldn't have allowed him to go...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-15-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 851
Posted By AnnaR
I had two, and I was not happy to do either. ...

I had two, and I was not happy to do either.  First because of possible concerns early on, and second at the end of the pregnancy to make sure DS was head down and that all looked ok for delivery. ...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-15-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 824
Posted By AnnaR
I am a worrywart by nature like you, and...

I am a worrywart by nature like you, and sometimes I take it to the extremes.  My husband told me to stop reading forums because I could worry myself sick (don't even read my posts, or do and see...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-14-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,253
Posted By AnnaR
Do you allow your baby to be in the sun for...

Do you allow your baby to be in the sun for short periods of time? 10-15 min?  From a complete stranger I got this, which I thought was a bit of complete quackery, but I tend to consider alternative...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-14-2012, 03:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 295
Posted By AnnaR
I was worried about my son not rolling over on...

I was worried about my son not rolling over on "schedule" too because in a mom's group I was going to I saw babies younger than mine rolling over and mine was no where near where they were.  Because...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-14-2012, 03:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 657
Posted By AnnaR
So go figure, he has started "mama" again!... ...

So go figure, he has started "mama" again!...  Almost 3 weeks have passed since he did it last...  All this week I was really really stressing over why he hasn't done it again yet and when I was...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-06-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 657
Posted By AnnaR
Thanks!  I speak 2 languages to him at home,...

Thanks!  I speak 2 languages to him at home, though it's an 80%/20% type thing where English is the main language and my husband speaks to him only in English.  He said he heard that babies who are...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-05-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 657
Posted By AnnaR
He drank more water that day than normal and it...

He drank more water that day than normal and it helped.  He's been on more formula than he should have, looking back, so even by watering down some of it (I think with one bottle that day) it wasn't...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-04-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 657
Posted By AnnaR
It's good to hear, though I still...

It's good to hear, though I still worry :(... it's now been 1.5 weeks since he's said his baba/mama for 2 days, and hasn't said or cried babaa/mamama since.  How long do/did your babes take a break...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-28-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 657
Posted By AnnaR
My son has always been very vocal starting with...

My son has always been very vocal starting with his "ooh"s and "ahhhhh"s at around 1-2 months...  
He "said" his very first "mammammmamm" at around 6.5 - 7 months.  It was mostly when he was upset...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-23-2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 295
Posted By AnnaR
Sometimes I think it will be so much easier once...

Sometimes I think it will be so much easier once he's 1 or 2 or 5 or 20! lol.... but of course I know I will miss the days now.
 
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-22-2012, 05:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 295
Posted By AnnaR
I thought about the measurements possibly being...

I thought about the measurements possibly being off too, but when they were trending lower around the 3-5 mo mark I was taking them myself after the visits as well and came up with the same or...
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