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Forum: Toddler Nutrition   08-18-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By JamieCatheryn
If he's still nursing I wouldn't worry about how...

If he's still nursing I wouldn't worry about how much food he actually eats, just keep offering a variety. Between 6-18m I just give small amounts of our regular meals and snacks, beginning with...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-15-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 880
Posted By JamieCatheryn
Hello and welcome! I'm sorry to hear your...

Hello and welcome! I'm sorry to hear your daughter's dad isn't around to help and that she's acting out. I don't know your exact problems but here is my strategy about such things.

I would try to...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   08-15-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 221
Posted By JamieCatheryn
I agree with the others in guessing there's a...

I agree with the others in guessing there's a tiny bit of milk left. Do you feel done? If she still asks for it her vote on the matter is clear, but if it's starting to bother you then it's time to...
Forum: Potty Learning   08-15-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 201
Posted By JamieCatheryn
Is he in cloth diapers or disposable? All-in-one...

Is he in cloth diapers or disposable? All-in-one cloth diapers or some bulky cloth training pants might help with the transition so he feels secure like a diaper, but they don't have to keep buying...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   08-07-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 643
Posted By JamieCatheryn
Mine were young enough that when any fillings...

Mine were young enough that when any fillings were done the informed decisions were mine not theirs. The parents' choices seem to matter more to health professionals, which in a way does make sense....
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   08-05-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 193
Posted By JamieCatheryn
No personal experience I don't remember what I...

No personal experience I don't remember what I used years ago as a student but it was terrible. https://www.duolingo.com/ seems promising for a free program. Pimsleur might be good for more listening...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   08-05-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 393
Posted By JamieCatheryn
My husband does well upgrading our electronics...

My husband does well upgrading our electronics and selling the old ones, breaking even and keeping up to date equipment ever year. Video game consoles, cell phones, tablets, routers, he sells them at...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   08-05-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By JamieCatheryn
My weaned 2.5 year old still wakes many nights....

My weaned 2.5 year old still wakes many nights. We try to keep him in his own bed now but he often sneaks into ours. He prefers I at least lay down beside him until he is well asleep again....
Forum: Homebirth   08-05-2015, 05:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 338
Posted By JamieCatheryn
I'm uncomfortable away from home in most...

I'm uncomfortable away from home in most situations, and in labor I feel especially vulnerable. I felt wary of the way the hospital and doctors approach birth (among other things), not a fan of...
Forum: Meal Planning   08-04-2015, 01:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By JamieCatheryn
One thing you could do is make large batches of...

One thing you could do is make large batches of everything and freeze individual portions. They can each pick their favorite and reheat it, short order custom meals for everyone without the work of...
Forum: Meal Planning   08-04-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 525
Posted By JamieCatheryn
About 4 times a year, nothing fancy, might pick...

About 4 times a year, nothing fancy, might pick up grocery deli or fast food to eat in the car if we are caught away from home and hungry every couple months too. My husband eats from restaurants or...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-03-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 622
Posted By JamieCatheryn
Goes against my nature completely. I find a...

Goes against my nature completely. I find a baby's natural schedule changes every few weeks, and especially varies with teething times and growth spurts. Parents need to learn flexibility, little...
Forum: Lactivism   08-03-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 233
Posted By JamieCatheryn
Best thing to do is get the baby back to the...

Best thing to do is get the baby back to the breast and sort out the latch problems. A good lactation consultant or LLL leader may be able to help, or perhaps just some research and trial and error....
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-28-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 369
Posted By JamieCatheryn
They are old enough to watch shows aimed at all...

They are old enough to watch shows aimed at all ages instead of kids stuff. Then you might enjoy watching too alongside. Mine that age likes some sci-fi like Doctor Who, Star Trek. Sometimes he...
Forum: Utah, Arizona   07-27-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 200
Posted By JamieCatheryn
Tell me about AZ?

My husband has been asking me lately what I thought about moving to Arizona. All his friends seem to be landing there and his mom might too. We are in PA now, not far from his dad, and in a climate I...
Forum: Family Safety   07-26-2015, 05:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,501
Posted By JamieCatheryn
I believe the mowers safety info says kids should...

I believe the mowers safety info says kids should be 30ft away. Sit him on the porch with a toy, chalk, or a video game and let him play within sight.
Forum: California, Nevada   07-26-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 402
Posted By JamieCatheryn
http://transform.childbirthconnection.org/resource...

http://transform.childbirthconnection.org/resources/datacenter/chargeschart/statecharges/
Forum: Natural Body Care   07-23-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 418
Posted By JamieCatheryn
I've had friends who swear by treating sunburns...

I've had friends who swear by treating sunburns with ACV, I guess it must not sting much.
Forum: North and South Carolina and Tennessee   07-21-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 227
Posted By JamieCatheryn
For laid back areas with little restrictions you...

For laid back areas with little restrictions you need to go east, maybe get into the mountains. Morgan county doesn't require building permits. There may be a couple others there. School options will...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-14-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 320
Posted By JamieCatheryn
Better ask right away for what tests they plan on...

Better ask right away for what tests they plan on doing from here on (expect glucose and strep) so you can understand ahead and can agree or refuse them, and ask them to check scheduling with you...
Forum: Child & Teen Health   07-13-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 311
Posted By JamieCatheryn
Open windows, clean as much as you can right...

Open windows, clean as much as you can right away, spend a lot of time outdoors, close off rooms you haven't got to yet, have her be outside or in another room while you do most of the cleaning that...
Forum: Parenting   07-05-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By JamieCatheryn
I've removed batteries. We have one that's a...

I've removed batteries. We have one that's a little toolbench thing with buttons you hammer and it sings and talks a lot. First sign of slurring the sounds/words due to low batteries on any of them...
Forum: Diapers & Diapering Supplies   07-04-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 265
Posted By JamieCatheryn
Prefolds and small hemp fitteds

For sale I have:

20 large white cotton prefolds, lightly used as I replaced our old ones just a couple months before potty training. This size works for 6 months up to toddler for us. Brand is...
Forum: Toddler Health   07-04-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Posted By JamieCatheryn
Do you live in a dry climate or does your AC dry...

Do you live in a dry climate or does your AC dry out the air a lot? My husband grew up in desert and needed to wake up and drink water as a kid. More water during the day may help, and if your air is...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-02-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 888
Posted By JamieCatheryn
I think it's about 12 hours for most before they...

I think it's about 12 hours for most before they want to induce, though others are more or less nervous about it. Keep risk of infection down by avoiding exams and watc for a fever or bad smell.
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