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Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   05-24-2014, 09:25 PM
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Posted By vegk8
Placenta location & iron

So, we went to the doctor yesterday and I had an US. The baby looked good, was the proper size and moving quite a lot (wow, it's amazing). The doctor somewhat casually mentioned that my placenta was...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   05-24-2014, 12:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 237
Posted By vegk8
Happy birthday! This being my first pregnancy, I...

Happy birthday! This being my first pregnancy, I have been stunned as to how it has affected me. I felt sick and tired all the time. That is until this week. I am feeling a lot better at week 19,...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   04-25-2014, 01:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 32
Posted By vegk8
I really don't think it's fair for DH to guilt...

I really don't think it's fair for DH to guilt you like that, Hotmom. I hope you feel some relief. 
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   04-25-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 41
Posted By vegk8
I'm not feeling anything and in the middle of 15...

I'm not feeling anything and in the middle of 15 weeks. I've read that 16 to 25 is the normal range. Obviously, that's a big range, and with first pregnancies it can be on the later end of the...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   04-24-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 33
Posted By vegk8
I've been vegan for nearly 15 years. This is my...

I've been vegan for nearly 15 years. This is my first pregnancy, and I would like to connect with other expectant vegans. I only know one mom who had a vegan pregnancy, and I've been asking her...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   04-22-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 17
Posted By vegk8
Thanks for all the suggestions. I tried the ACV,...

Thanks for all the suggestions. I tried the ACV, and I didn't think it helped. I hadn't heard of that tea, so I'm going to look into that. This symptom has actually been quite a bit better for me,...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   04-14-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 17
Posted By vegk8
Thanks! How often did you take the ACV and at...

Thanks! How often did you take the ACV and at what time of day?
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   04-14-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 17
Posted By vegk8
Hi all,   This is my first post in the...

Hi all,
 
This is my first post in the group; though, I've been lurking. I'm 14 weeks today with my first pregnancy. I've been feeling pretty sick the whole time with nausea, but I have only...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   04-22-2011, 05:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 166
Posted By vegk8
The fruit  of the month is a good idea. I will...

The fruit  of the month is a good idea. I will look into that. One thing that I do know is that the couple don't eat much fruit, so the fruit could be a great idea or a bad idea. :) I live states...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   04-22-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 166
Posted By vegk8
My bf's s-i-l gave birth to her first son via...

My bf's s-i-l gave birth to her first son via c-section today. I don't know her very well, but I would like to buy her a gift and send it with the gift I already bought for the baby. I wonder if...
Forum: Spirituality   10-22-2009, 01:36 AM
Replies: 1,559
Views: 59,546
Posted By vegk8
The Mahdi Alosh book is called Ahlan wa Sahlan....

The Mahdi Alosh book is called Ahlan wa Sahlan. I have used both that book and Al Kitaab. I think that for independant study, Al Kitaab would be much better as there is a lot of accompanying media....
Forum: Multicultural Families   10-03-2009, 09:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 923
Posted By vegk8
She should talk to the Peruvian consulate or...

She should talk to the Peruvian consulate or embassy in the US. They would know what right she has in a case like this.

I would suggest she gather all the information about the basis of his stay...
Forum: Spirituality   09-30-2009, 06:38 PM
Replies: 1,559
Views: 59,546
Posted By vegk8
I asked a few weeks back about sponsoring...

I asked a few weeks back about sponsoring orphans in Palestine. Liquesce gave me a couple of leads.

Well, yesterday I got the information about the 8 year old girl who I am sponsoring. She lives...
Forum: Spirituality   09-27-2009, 03:42 AM
Replies: 1,559
Views: 59,546
Posted By vegk8
Salaam Aleykum ladies! I just wanted to say that...

Salaam Aleykum ladies! I just wanted to say that I am reading No God but God by Reza Aslan, and I am so enjoying it. I really like the history of the Prophet and history of religion in the Meccan...
Forum: Spirituality   09-20-2009, 11:49 PM
Replies: 1,559
Views: 59,546
Posted By vegk8
Eid Mubarak ladies!...

Eid Mubarak ladies! http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: Spirituality   09-01-2009, 11:55 PM
Replies: 1,559
Views: 59,546
Posted By vegk8
Me too. I am heartbroken, and I don't even know...

Me too. I am heartbroken, and I don't even know the guy. I do know that his family has had its share of tough. I hope he gets better.

Reminds you that life is so fragile. Hug and kiss your loved...
Forum: Spirituality   09-01-2009, 08:39 PM
Replies: 1,559
Views: 59,546
Posted By vegk8
Please pray for my friend's friend (Mohammed)...

Please pray for my friend's friend (Mohammed) who was injured in a car accident in Jordan today. He is in a coma in ICU. His father died a few years back in a car accident. You can imagine his...
Forum: Spirituality   09-01-2009, 01:38 AM
Replies: 1,559
Views: 59,546
Posted By vegk8
Thanks Liquesce! I filled out the form for...

Thanks Liquesce!

I filled out the form for the first one. I will mail it tomorrow. I read that controversies about the PCRF on Wikipedia. I trust that if Jimmy Carter supports them, they must be...
Forum: Spirituality   09-01-2009, 12:07 AM
Replies: 1,559
Views: 59,546
Posted By vegk8
I just found out I got a pretty good pay raise...

I just found out I got a pretty good pay raise this year (I finished my master's degree), and I would like to up my charity donations. I am specifically interested in sponsoring a Palestinian child....
Forum: Spirituality   08-26-2009, 11:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,919
Posted By vegk8
I drank a ball jar of water this morning. I cut...

I drank a ball jar of water this morning. I cut it with a little fruit juice as it seems to make it smoother to drink in large quantities. It must have been 24oz., and boy did it hurt to drink that...
Forum: Spirituality   08-26-2009, 02:05 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,919
Posted By vegk8
athansor. You can soak them and then they are...

athansor. You can soak them and then they are kinda easy to remove. I sometimes just peel them after cooking and cooling. You can find them canned as well. Look in the Middle Eastern section of the...
Forum: Spirituality   08-26-2009, 02:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,919
Posted By vegk8
One more thing, I don't know if it's the spike...

One more thing, I don't know if it's the spike in blood sugar due to eating late in the day, but I am also not able to fall asleep early. I don't eat sweets other than fruit. Dates are about the...
Forum: Spirituality   08-26-2009, 02:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,919
Posted By vegk8
I am trying my best to fast, but I found I...

I am trying my best to fast, but I found I wasn't drinking enough water. I felt I was drinking a lot. Yesterday I felt a bladder infection coming on. I stopped fasting and drank a lot of water and...
Forum: Spirituality   08-23-2009, 01:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,919
Posted By vegk8
This is my first time fasting. I don't feel...

This is my first time fasting.

I don't feel like eating at suhoor. Does anyone have that trouble? I usually don't eat immediately after I rise but a couple of hours later. I don't think I'll wake...
Forum: Spirituality   08-23-2009, 01:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By vegk8
One doesn't fast for their family. One fasts for...

One doesn't fast for their family. One fasts for God. Right? Do you live with other members of your family (other than DH)? I would be inclined not to discuss my decision with unsupportive friends...
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