Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 242
Search took 0.38 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: ammiga
Forum: Family Planning   11-12-2012, 07:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 264
Posted By ammiga
My husband I are done having babies. Done. I...

My husband I are done having babies. Done. I can't figure out what our best birth control option is.
 
I do like the idea of him getting a vasectomy, but I'm not sure if he will. I am completely...
Forum: Family Safety   10-23-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 561
Posted By ammiga
We need to buy car seats for our second car,...

We need to buy car seats for our second car, which is a CR-V.
 
I cannot figure out if my almost 5 year old should be in a booster or a 5-point harness. She weighs 40 lbs and just turned FF. I'm...
Forum: Vaccinations   10-18-2011, 02:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 303
Posted By ammiga
I can't help but wonder if some of the reasons...

I can't help but wonder if some of the reasons you see these extreme reactions are because kids have such extreme reactions is that their immune systems are so abused. Not just from vaccines, but I...
Forum: Vaccinations   10-18-2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 303
Posted By ammiga
Is Hib still a major concern? I was under the...

Is Hib still a major concern? I was under the impression that Hib was mostly gone and other strains had taken over.
 
We don't vax. I think the best way for my children to fight diseases is to...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   09-11-2011, 07:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 913
Posted By ammiga
I don't have a problem with anyone in my family...

I don't have a problem with anyone in my family eating whole foods. Dried fruits and nuts are a healthy snack IMO. We keep Lara bars in our house for snacks and both my kids (1 and 3.5) love them. I...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-11-2011, 09:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,773
Posted By ammiga
I think people compare and make fun of a lot of...

I think people compare and make fun of a lot of things. The question is, do we surgically alter newborns in hopes that we are helping to avoid this teasing? Or do we accept that if it's not one...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-07-2011, 08:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 402
Posted By ammiga
It's not always easy standing up for our kids....

It's not always easy standing up for our kids. They will thank you for it.
 
When people question me, I tell them if they are right, when my ds is 18 he is welcome to get a circumcision. It's not...
Forum: Vaccinations   09-01-2011, 12:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 640
Posted By ammiga
Dd was in the child care room at the gym, the...

Dd was in the child care room at the gym, the play centers at the mall, mommy and me classes, and countless play dates very early in life. Not the same as daily daycare, but we were a very busy...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   08-31-2011, 07:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 723
Posted By ammiga
beef jerkey cottage cheese  

beef jerkey
cottage cheese
 
Forum: Unschooling   08-30-2011, 08:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 899
Posted By ammiga
I just started lurking here. I have a daughter...

I just started lurking here. I have a daughter who is 3.75 and in preschool. She is very happy there, and in the summer constantly asks when she can go back (even though we stay quite busy and...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   08-22-2011, 05:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 445
Posted By ammiga
My dd loves sliced banana with almond butter on...

My dd loves sliced banana with almond butter on top. Sometimes I also drizzle honey over it. Great for breakfast!
 
Oatmeal... add slivered nuts, fresh or dried fruit, cinnamon, etc. You can also...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   08-20-2011, 09:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 693
Posted By ammiga
It sounds like they are rejecting a lot of...

It sounds like they are rejecting a lot of processed foods and leaning towards whole foods. I won't eat tofu or hot dogs either. I think milk is weird (though I do love dairy products).
 
With the...
Forum: Minnesota, Wisconsin   08-13-2011, 05:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 345
Posted By ammiga
We love Boger Dental...

We love Boger Dental (http://www.bogerdental.com/) in Plymouth! We see Dr. Madden and he completely respects our wishes- no x-ray unless necessary, no fluoride, and has put off filling a potential...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-06-2011, 04:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 849
Posted By ammiga
I would not vax and have your in-laws call you...

I would not vax and have your in-laws call you if they are concerned about a wound. Since getting Tig is not a decision that must be made on the spot, you will have a chance to assess the situation...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-02-2011, 05:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,563
Posted By ammiga
As an adult with a college degree, a doctorate,...

As an adult with a college degree, a doctorate, and several "bonus" degrees and certifications, I find the subject of vaccines unbelievably difficult to sift through and research. I know that...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-27-2011, 07:53 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,257
Posted By ammiga
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by MsFortune http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-22-2011, 08:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,371
Posted By ammiga
I think there's a reason vitamin k crosses the...

I think there's a reason vitamin k crosses the placenta but takes 8 days to get high levels in breastmilk. No clue what that reason is, but like pp, I don't think I'm smarter than evolution.
 
I...
Forum: Dental   07-19-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,441
Posted By ammiga
It's the second to back tooth on the bottom of...

It's the second to back tooth on the bottom of my mouth.
 
This is so hard! I'm very leary about having metal permanently drilled into my bone. I definitely do not want to destroy the surrounding...
Forum: Dental   07-18-2011, 09:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,441
Posted By ammiga
A few years ago I needed to have a tooth...

A few years ago I needed to have a tooth removed. It was badly infected and cracked into three pieces.
 
I'm supposed to get the post for my implant this evening. Of course, I just started looking...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-12-2011, 06:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,499
Posted By ammiga
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by UpToSomeGood http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-12-2011, 11:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,499
Posted By ammiga
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by UpToSomeGood http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   07-12-2011, 10:04 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,439
Posted By ammiga
Nope, no juice. Dd loves water and I don't want...

Nope, no juice. Dd loves water and I don't want to mess with that. We do give unlimited access to fruit, since we believe fruit is healthy for many reasons. But juice loses too many of those...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   07-12-2011, 10:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By ammiga
I would (and do) add cinamon, apple pie spice,...

I would (and do) add cinamon, apple pie spice, banana, fresh berries, cubed mango or plum, apricots, and anything else that sounds good to me.
 
Forum: Vaccinations   07-12-2011, 09:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,499
Posted By ammiga
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by Jessie'sMom http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-12-2011, 09:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,499
Posted By ammiga
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by UpToSomeGood http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 242

 
Forum Jump: 

Online Users: 9,735

68 members and 9,667 guests
angeebaby , bananabee , belltree , ChrissyW , cocoheart , cynthia mosher , Daisy88 , dani2015 , Deborah , Devaskyla , EllaD , elliha , EmsMom , FyerFly , happyhats , IntoTheRoseGarden , japonica , katelove , KosmicMama , LadyAnnibal , lauren , LHcj2008 , lilmissgiggles , LiLStar , mama2004 , marilyn612 , MeepyCat , metafisica , Milk8shake , MissMuffet , MsBe , Muriel2016 , NaturallyKait , Nazsmum , nikkialys , perkier , pumabearclan , quantumleap , RollerCoasterMama , ron.schaffner , rruchishrimalli , SandiMae , sarafl , Serafina33 , shantimama , Shmootzi , SkiBum , Smokering , sofreshsoclean , springersw , Springshowers , static , SummerStorm22 , suvisade , TBallman , TeeThatsMe , ThePrimMom4 , Tigerle , TrishWSU , Tweety_Bird , wassernixe , weliveintheforest , Wild Lupine
Most users ever online was 449,755, 06-25-2014 at 12:21 PM.