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Forum: Women's Health   11-04-2009, 12:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 520
Posted By motocita
My five year old still has it as well. In her...

My five year old still has it as well. In her case, I see it when she's reacting to her food allergies. She is allergic to salicylates (found mostly in fruits and vegetables). FYI, allergy to...
Forum: Traditional Foods   05-09-2008, 02:01 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,252
Posted By motocita
to the OP: my dd gets allergy shiners too. or i...

to the OP: my dd gets allergy shiners too. or i should say she used to. we've been off grains (all grains, including rice and corn) for a couple of months now and the shiners are way reduced. they...
Forum: Traditional Foods   05-09-2008, 01:58 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,252
Posted By motocita
i've pretty much come to the same conclusion-...

i've pretty much come to the same conclusion- that a TF will not cure all. this was a hard pill for me to swallow and sometimes i do feel angry about how much energy/time/emotion/money i'm spending,...
Forum: Dental   03-29-2008, 04:36 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 38,787
Posted By motocita
my 3 year old and i have been drinking bone...

my 3 year old and i have been drinking bone broth, taking cod liver oil + x factor, coconut oil, raw dairy, etc. for a couple of years now. one of the first things i noticed was how hard my teeth...
Forum: Dental   03-28-2008, 03:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,341
Posted By motocita
My dd and I have been taking Cod Liver Oil and X...

My dd and I have been taking Cod Liver Oil and X Factor daily, plus drinking chicken broth and eating Coconut Oil as much as possible, for about 2 years now. A few weeks after starting, my teeth...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   03-19-2008, 10:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,220
Posted By motocita
what has worked for me is to re-connect with dd...

what has worked for me is to re-connect with dd if she is acting out. there are times when she is worked up and needs to scream/run out her frustration first, but when she is done we cuddle and only...
Forum: Traditional Foods   03-14-2008, 07:33 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,398
Posted By motocita
bluebell, i understand completely your angst. i...

bluebell, i understand completely your angst. i have been there so many times. i feel like dealing with my dd's allergies/intolerances has aged me. i feel like i have been to hell and back, so many...
Forum: Allergies   03-04-2008, 03:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 332
Posted By motocita
my dd (3.5) has been on a special diet since she...

my dd (3.5) has been on a special diet since she was about 2. i prepare all her food, and bring it to go everywhere. i tell her that her body doesn't like certain foods, and what the consequences...
Forum: The Childhood Years   02-06-2008, 01:49 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,217
Posted By motocita
Quote: Originally Posted by timneh_mom...

Quote:
Originally Posted by timneh_mom http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/10471597)
Pick up some of his toys, at least SOME of...
Forum: The Childhood Years   02-05-2008, 03:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By motocita
is it possible that your language is too...

is it possible that your language is too permissive? by this i mean, are you giving him too many choices? or a choice when he is just not in the mood to make a choice?

my dd is 3, and recently i...
Forum: The Childhood Years   01-29-2008, 03:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 488
Posted By motocita
hi there, i have no experience to offer in terms...

hi there, i have no experience to offer in terms of moving with a child. BUT, i too read gordon neufeld's book, and believe that we parents need to keep an eye on strong attachments, especially this...
Forum: The Childhood Years   01-29-2008, 03:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 446
Posted By motocita
i haven't read all the replies (sorry) but i...

i haven't read all the replies (sorry) but i would err on the side of believing her. my 3 year old dd used to say she was nauseous often and i dismissed it for a long time, because i thought it was...
Forum: Child-Led Weaning   12-31-2007, 04:18 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 8,713
Posted By motocita
mine is 3.5 so i'm not officially in this club,...

mine is 3.5 so i'm not officially in this club, yet. i'm pretty sure i will be! my dd loves loves loves nursing. i have to admit though that i'm glad she rarely wants to nurse in public anymore. i...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   12-25-2007, 07:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,483
Posted By motocita
i left a job paying 60K a few months after my dd...

i left a job paying 60K a few months after my dd was born. all my i thought it was important to be a working mom, to show my dd that a woman can have a career too. but once she was born, i realized...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   10-31-2007, 03:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 473
Posted By motocita
i'm still nursing my 3.5 yo. so i was kind of...

i'm still nursing my 3.5 yo. so i was kind of surprised that i seem to be experiencing some sort of hormone shift. suddenly my lovely-everything-is-wonderful-i'm in motherhood bliss- feeling seems...
Forum: The Childhood Years   10-24-2007, 01:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,060
Posted By motocita
i watched a show called the Truth About Food...

i watched a show called the Truth About Food (ongoing series) where they carried out an experiment at school. i think there were about 30 kids involved. they had kids taste several typical snacks...
Forum: The Childhood Years   10-24-2007, 12:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 793
Posted By motocita
Quote: Originally Posted by lovemyfamily6...

Quote:
Originally Posted by lovemyfamily6 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/9521331)

I'm really bothered by adults that...
Forum: Traditional Foods   10-12-2007, 10:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 737
Posted By motocita
Quote: Originally Posted by FiberLover...

Quote:
Originally Posted by FiberLover http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/9407472)

(the one thing that I kind of miss....bad...
Forum: Allergies   09-04-2007, 04:59 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,111
Posted By motocita
Quote: Originally Posted by Jaimee...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Jaimee http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/9078680)
I've read this entire thread and I want to...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-03-2007, 02:00 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,137
Posted By motocita
potty diva, i have a 3 year old who acts this...

potty diva, i have a 3 year old who acts this way (grumpy, impatient, aggressive) after eating certain foods she is allergic to. the difference in her temperament is like night and day. just thought...
Forum: Allergies   08-18-2007, 04:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 314
Posted By motocita
we had good results doing NAET allergy testing....

we had good results doing NAET allergy testing. it turned out to be very accurate, and we were able to determine all our allergies in just one visit. i highly recommend it.
Forum: Women's Health   08-18-2007, 04:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 173
Posted By motocita
first of all, i'm so sorry you're dealing with...

first of all, i'm so sorry you're dealing with this. my little girl had it and it was just awful, for both of us.

here are the things that worked for us: diet changes and digestive enzymes. i'm...
Forum: Women's Health   08-18-2007, 04:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 479
Posted By motocita
coconut oil. it actually is similar to...

coconut oil. it actually is similar to breastmilk and enhances breastfeeding. you can learn more about it here: http://www.coconutresearchcenter.org/
i've been using it for about a year now, and...
Forum: Allergies   08-16-2007, 03:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 266
Posted By motocita
i've been dealing with allergies (food...

i've been dealing with allergies (food intolerances) for my 2 year old dd for a year now. we've pretty much done it all.

if i were you knowing what i know now, i would start with digestive...
Forum: Women's Health   08-16-2007, 03:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 13,116
Posted By motocita
it certainly sounds like it could be tooth pain,...

it certainly sounds like it could be tooth pain, but i'll throw this in just in case. my almost-3 year old complained that her throat hurt for the longest time...months. it happened only...
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