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Forum: Breastfeeding   10-24-2012, 06:54 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 3,862
Posted By Twinklefae
Foreverinbluejeans, that wasn't kind, and has...

Foreverinbluejeans, that wasn't kind, and has been shown to be counterproductive when encouraging more women to breastfeed.
 
My province now has a program called 'The first 6 weeks' which focuses...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   06-17-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 7,442
Posted By Twinklefae
We say vulva.  It's important that children know...

We say vulva.  It's important that children know the correct terminology.  I also say 'bits' or 'parts' because they are asexual terms and I do home daycare so I use it with any child. 
 
I'm...
Forum: Parenting   08-04-2011, 03:54 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,842
Posted By Twinklefae
What nice stuff!  I love the pink body suits -...

What nice stuff!  I love the pink body suits - they must be so soft and nice in the winter.  (I'm in Canada - we have a lot of winter here.)
 
Liked, followed and posted.
Forum: Diapering   06-30-2011, 06:26 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,560
Posted By Twinklefae
I also dislike my BG3.0s because I don't feel...

I also dislike my BG3.0s because I don't feel they have held up well.
 
The Under the Nile fitteds I have are great.  They were used when I got them, and still look brand new.  Very absorbant,...
Forum: Diapering   06-26-2011, 03:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 548
Posted By Twinklefae
Wow lots of opinions!   I want to get...

Wow lots of opinions!
 
I want to get something available locally - the Canada Post strike is supposed to be over soon, but I don't trust them. 
 
My issue with the Super Brites/Lites and the...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   06-18-2011, 01:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,470
Posted By Twinklefae
I have to agree that a reliable routine will...

I have to agree that a reliable routine will help your problems.  Often, children who are overtired and unsure of how to proceed will act out and be busy and jumpy because of uncertainty and an...
Forum: Site Help   06-15-2011, 01:30 PM
Replies: 611
Views: 31,689
Posted By Twinklefae
I really like the freedom that the new...

I really like the freedom that the new moderation style brings.  It feels like a breath of fresh air to freely discuss things like this - like we are equals and like we matter.  Threads like the...
Forum: Parenting   06-14-2011, 05:24 AM
Replies: 467
Views: 18,375
Posted By Twinklefae
Can't even read the forward facing babies (it's...

Can't even read the forward facing babies (it's not crunchy to keep your child rear facing as long as possible, it's SAFE)
 
We own lots of plastic toys.
 
I fed my still nursing, not growing...
Forum: Diapering   06-08-2011, 12:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 548
Posted By Twinklefae
We are mostly reusing our diapers from DS with...

We are mostly reusing our diapers from DS with DD, who is three months.  The big exception is Medium size covers - the ones from DS are beat to heck and need replacing.
 
Should I just get more...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-22-2011, 02:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 408
Posted By Twinklefae
Sometimes you just need to steal it. Hand the...

Sometimes you just need to steal it. Hand the baby over to Dad - you aren't deserting him, you are allowing them to bond.  My DH does baths, and even if she's cranky DD will perk up for him.
 ...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-21-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,276
Posted By Twinklefae
Oh that sounds hard. ...

Oh that sounds hard.  http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/hug2.gif
 
She sounds like mine - I eventually figured out that she was getting over tired.  After she's been awake for an hour and...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-21-2011, 11:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,217
Posted By Twinklefae
They are very cute!   ...

They are very cute!
 
http://www.mothering.com/content/type/61/id/29405/width/1000/height/500 (http://www.mothering.com/content/type/61/id/677265/width/1000/height/800/flags/)
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-17-2011, 01:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 636
Posted By Twinklefae
Also, babies at that age apparently recognize...

Also, babies at that age apparently recognize their mother by her hair line - so she's not staring past you, she's learning to recognize you!
Forum: Linda Folden Palmer   05-17-2011, 04:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,720
Posted By Twinklefae
Have you tried swaddling?  My 2 month old won't...

Have you tried swaddling?  My 2 month old won't nap at all unless she is swaddled - her arms are apparently a burden to her - she can't seem to keep them away from her face and constantly wakes...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-15-2011, 04:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 579
Posted By Twinklefae
I just bathe our baby in the regular tub - we...

I just bathe our baby in the regular tub - we use one of those 'bath slings' because she's in with her brother, but if she's on her own then we just lay her flat.  She loves it - kicks and splashes...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-15-2011, 04:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,217
Posted By Twinklefae
She will, no choice.  And a hat as well.  I...

She will, no choice.  And a hat as well.  I don't consider these things choices - we are very fair and burn easily and I won't risk damage to her skin and eyes.
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-11-2011, 05:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,036
Posted By Twinklefae
Hi, I remember you from the 'I'm Pregnant'...

Hi, I remember you from the 'I'm Pregnant' forum.  You spend so much time worrying about stuff like this, I really really beg you to seek help.  Your baby will be fine. 
Forum: February 2011   05-09-2011, 04:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 848
Posted By Twinklefae
We have the same toy mat too - Alice adores it. ...

We have the same toy mat too - Alice adores it.  Here's a pic.  http://www.mothering.com/community/content/type/61/id/28419/width/375/height/500...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-07-2011, 09:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 642
Posted By Twinklefae
Sounds like a growth spurt to me too.  They are...

Sounds like a growth spurt to me too.  They are very frustrating!  Also, remember that your breasts are never actually drained - milk is constantly being produced.
Forum: February 2011   05-07-2011, 05:50 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 194
Posted By Twinklefae
Are you having a...

Are you having a dedication/Christening/Baptism/Bris/party?   (We've been really quiet lately and I miss you guys!  Talk more!)
 
We're having a "Welcome Alice" party today!  Friends and family...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-03-2011, 03:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,236
Posted By Twinklefae
Is her bed in your room?  If so, at a year I...

Is her bed in your room?  If so, at a year I wouldn't feel badly about letting her know you are there, and then laying back in your bed while she is in hers.  Similarly, if she is in her own room, I...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-02-2011, 12:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 146
Posted By Twinklefae
Gift certificates for restaurants that deliver!

Gift certificates for restaurants that deliver!
Forum: February 2011   05-02-2011, 05:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 252
Posted By Twinklefae
I would really like an IUD (thought I have heard...

I would really like an IUD (thought I have heard that insertion is painful and it increases your periods) but we can't afford one right this second so we are using condoms.  I don't know why...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-30-2011, 06:28 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 14,288
Posted By Twinklefae
When push comes to shove though, if I decide...

When push comes to shove though, if I decide it's easier on me to take my stroller to the beach, and I do, even if my 'gigantic' three year old never rides in it, then that's my choice.  What does...
Forum: February 2011   04-29-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,158
Posted By Twinklefae
http://www.mothering.com/content/type/61/id/27894...

http://www.mothering.com/content/type/61/id/27894/width/1000/height/500 (http://www.mothering.com/content/type/61/id/642808/width/1000/height/800/flags/)
 
Alice eight weeks.
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