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Forum: Preteens and Teens   08-09-2013, 01:39 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,908
Posted By saharasky
A necessity? Absolutely not!  A convenience...

A necessity? Absolutely not! 

A convenience ... perhaps. Nice to have for those semi emergency scenarios.
 
As a portable game system ... absolutely.
 
The caveat here is that I have never...
Forum: The Mindful Home   08-09-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,787
Posted By saharasky
I've thought about this quite a bit actually ......

I've thought about this quite a bit actually ... pretty sure that on a fairly grand scale sh** would hit the fan.  Unless a sustainable alternative takes over the role of oil and gas we would all...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   12-05-2011, 09:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 13,741
Posted By saharasky
https://bamboletta.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01...

https://bamboletta.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/The-HOODEE-.pdf
https://bamboletta.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/pp_bambolettaCardigan-3.pdf
 
 
HTH
Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-09-2009, 09:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 31,864
Posted By saharasky
No idea as to the quantity ...but my last client...

No idea as to the quantity ...but my last client was given this by her midwife and went into labor 6 hours later.
Forum: Birth Professionals   07-09-2009, 08:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,712
Posted By saharasky
I have been googling to no avail. The other...

I have been googling to no avail.

The other day a client of mine experienced a back injury during child birth. She was in the hospital (intervention free!) and pushing on her side when I felt...
Forum: Birth Professionals   07-09-2009, 08:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,563
Posted By saharasky
fear is such a powerful thing in the human body....

fear is such a powerful thing in the human body. I don't doubt that it is what holds these women back from dilating.

with my second child I was laboring well on my own for several hours before I...
Forum: Birth Professionals   04-03-2009, 09:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,027
Posted By saharasky
I would like to see the research too please! ...

I would like to see the research too please!

My own personal birth experiences have made me VERY curious about it.

My first I dilated to 4-5cm stretchy and 100% effaced (the midwife described...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   04-03-2009, 08:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,479
Posted By saharasky
Excellent use of your own VOICE mama. I wish...

Excellent use of your own VOICE mama. I wish more women were as informed and able to do what you did in a tough situation. WELL DONE!


AS for the rest ... don't hesitate to talk it out!
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Forum: Healing Birth Trauma   04-03-2009, 08:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,060
Posted By saharasky
BIG HUGS Torre! What kind of support system...

BIG HUGS Torre!

What kind of support system do you have going for you now?
Forum: Healing Birth Trauma   04-03-2009, 08:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,540
Posted By saharasky
NO two births are EVER the same. Talk about...

NO two births are EVER the same.

Talk about it with your midwife and with your husband ...TALK AND TALK AND TALK.

I recently had a client whose first birth was life threateningly traumatic....
Forum: Birth and Beyond   04-03-2009, 08:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 590
Posted By saharasky
Quote: Originally Posted by Talula Fairie...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Talula Fairie http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13484675)
I heard of this happening with other...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   04-03-2009, 07:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 590
Posted By saharasky
Quote: Originally Posted by preciousstone...

Quote:
Originally Posted by preciousstone http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13483232)
i might have made a mistake in...
Forum: Homebirth   04-03-2009, 07:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,009
Posted By saharasky
I refused testing with both of my children as I...

I refused testing with both of my children as I was planning a homebirth and did not want to deal with antibiotics. Everything I had read at that point (7 and 4 years ago) supported the fact that I...
Forum: Healing Birth Trauma   04-01-2009, 09:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 696
Posted By saharasky
If you follow the happy birthday link in my sig...

If you follow the happy birthday link in my sig you can read the shortened version of the birthstory that I posted when we first came home from the hospital. It is incomplete because 10 days after...
Forum: Birth Stories   04-01-2009, 06:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 683
Posted By saharasky
Congratulations!!!!! That sounds like a wondrous...

Congratulations!!!!! That sounds like a wondrous and powerful experience for you.

Now I don't suppose you remember the name of the midwifery student? I have a good friend doing her practicum in...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   03-31-2009, 09:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 479
Posted By saharasky
Of course you can. But depending on the...

Of course you can.

But depending on the doctor they may refuse to continue care or just inundate you with reasons why they think refusing is a bad idea.
Forum: New Member? Introduce Yourself!   03-28-2009, 12:40 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 637
Posted By saharasky
Welcome! I too am on Vancouver Island and have...

Welcome! I too am on Vancouver Island and have met a few like minded local mamas through this forum.
Forum: Birth Professionals   03-15-2009, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 321
Posted By saharasky
Thank you very much for the info Carrie! So...

Thank you very much for the info Carrie!

So were your other two PG's pre-e free?

My morning update is that she was moved to labor and delivery last night in excruciating pain (couldn't even...
Forum: Birth Professionals   03-15-2009, 02:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 321
Posted By saharasky
One of our clients was admitted to the hospital...

One of our clients was admitted to the hospital the other day for induction. We're still waiting on it ...my doula partner has been spending several hours a day with her (yesterday and today)...
Forum: Birth Professionals   03-10-2009, 09:43 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,580
Posted By saharasky
You definitely did it Amy! Congratulations....

You definitely did it Amy! Congratulations. Please let us know how it went when you get a breather ... http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif:

So is what they say about thirds...
Forum: Birth Professionals   03-09-2009, 03:47 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,580
Posted By saharasky
Isn't there some sort of saying about third...

Isn't there some sort of saying about third babies? Something about them being unpredictable.

I'm glad to read that you got some sleep last night. Keep yourself rested today ...fed and hydrated...
Forum: Birth Professionals   03-09-2009, 04:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 869
Posted By saharasky
Coming from where we do LeAnn it's really hard...

Coming from where we do LeAnn it's really hard to sit back and watch what to us feels like a train wreck. However the role of the doula is not to convince other women to make the choices we want...
Forum: Birth Professionals   03-09-2009, 03:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 427
Posted By saharasky
I too aspire to study midwifery at some point in...

I too aspire to study midwifery at some point in the future. It's different up here though ... I have to be liscensed to practice and to be liscensed I have to have taken a four year university...
Forum: Birth Professionals   03-09-2009, 02:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 299
Posted By saharasky
Sex. The prostaglandins in semen help with...

Sex. The prostaglandins in semen help with ripening the cervix ...which in turn fascilitates dilation. Contractions are what causes the cervix to actually dilate ...dilation is a result of the...
Forum: Birth Professionals   03-09-2009, 02:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 869
Posted By saharasky
If she is open to it providing information is a...

If she is open to it providing information is a good thing so she can go into whatever choice she makes fully informed and knowing that she was the one to make the best decision for herself and her...
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