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Forum: Parenting   06-12-2013, 04:13 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 4,210
Posted By AstridS
I worry that a leash might give the child a...

I worry that a leash might give the child a false sense of security. I always keep an eye on my kids, but I also teach them to keep an eye on me. Being on a leash would be teaching them that it's...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   06-04-2010, 04:53 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,110
Posted By AstridS
Quote: Originally Posted by Lit Chick...

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Originally Posted by Lit Chick http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15418703)

By the time I had the baby, I was ready....
Forum: Gentle Discipline   05-11-2010, 03:49 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,961
Posted By AstridS
Children do as we do, not as we say. So... I...

Children do as we do, not as we say. So... I don't think you can teach a child not to be violent, by being violent.
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   08-20-2009, 06:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 299
Posted By AstridS
Or that's what it felt like, anyway. I work in...

Or that's what it felt like, anyway.
I work in a museum and my office is right next to the exhibitions. And today someone with a newborn sat down at the bench right outside my office, nursing. I...
Forum: Parenting   08-09-2009, 10:16 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,300
Posted By AstridS
Quote: Originally Posted by annettemarie...

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Originally Posted by annettemarie http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14209515)
Absolutely. Getting drunk, of course,...
Forum: Family Safety   08-09-2009, 10:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 628
Posted By AstridS
In Denmark carseats are installed with ISOfix or...

In Denmark carseats are installed with ISOfix or just a seatbelt. I don't know if ISOfix would be compatible with LATCH. I've never used a carseat in the US (never went after I had children).
I...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   08-07-2009, 12:18 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,175
Posted By AstridS
Quote: Originally Posted by doctormom...

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Originally Posted by doctormom http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13124280)
She relys heavily on cliches and falls back...
Forum: Book Clubs   08-07-2009, 05:24 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 18,824
Posted By AstridS
Quote: Originally Posted by zipworth...

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Originally Posted by zipworth http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14199305)
I want a story about Jacob and Renesmee!
...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   08-02-2009, 08:09 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,915
Posted By AstridS
I'm so sorry...

I'm so sorry http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/hug2.gif
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   08-02-2009, 08:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 492
Posted By AstridS
I think we've all been there at some point. I...

I think we've all been there at some point.
I have a friend with twins the same age as Ask. Sometimes I really resent the fact that she had two living babies and my baby is dead. It just doesn't...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   07-29-2009, 05:10 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 6,138
Posted By AstridS
Our chickens hatched today. Four brown ones and...

Our chickens hatched today. Four brown ones and one little yellow one. They are so cute. And it's so beautiful to see the mama hen nesting and taking care of her little ones, showing them how to...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   07-27-2009, 12:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 240
Posted By AstridS
I lost another baby. I started bleeding on...

I lost another baby. I started bleeding on saturday and miscarried the same evening. Ironically, I was 12+0, so right at the point where the risk starts to decrease. This was supposed to be my...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   07-23-2009, 07:31 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 8,500
Posted By AstridS
Quote: Originally Posted by Storm Bride...

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Originally Posted by Storm Bride http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14119911)
hmm....do you two have theaters that are...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-23-2009, 07:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,342
Posted By AstridS
Quote: Originally Posted by bamamom...

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NICU nurses, unfortunately, see the worst of...
Forum: Pregnancy After Birth Loss   07-21-2009, 03:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 942
Posted By AstridS
Quote: Originally Posted by labortrials...

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Originally Posted by labortrials http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14112849)
Schmutz?!?!?!?!...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-19-2009, 01:55 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,399
Posted By AstridS
It sounds like he really doesn't want to be...

It sounds like he really doesn't want to be there. Maybe you would be doing him a favour by asking someone else to be there.
I would ask him to stay out of the room, no matter how he feels about...
Forum: Pregnancy After Birth Loss   07-19-2009, 10:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 427
Posted By AstridS
As you know I lost my baby boy on april 2. I...

As you know I lost my baby boy on april 2.
I just went in for an ultrasound to confirm that I am pregnant. And I am http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/love.gif
I am 11 weeks...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-16-2009, 03:46 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,228
Posted By AstridS
Quote: Originally Posted by bobandjess99...

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Originally Posted by bobandjess99 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14091034)
I'm sorry, I can't let this pass. there...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-10-2009, 03:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 779
Posted By AstridS
Not true in Denmark. It's 40 weeks. Or rather...

Not true in Denmark. It's 40 weeks. Or rather 37-42 weeks is considered term.
You can go to 42 weeks before they start haressing you about induction. And even after 42 weeks you will deliver with a...
Forum: Birth Professionals   07-09-2009, 06:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,261
Posted By AstridS
the same thing happened to me when DD2 was born....

the same thing happened to me when DD2 was born. For me, it was the memory of the very traumatic 2nd stage with DD1. I never realized how traumatized I was from that experience until I hit...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   07-08-2009, 06:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By AstridS
Quote: Originally Posted by Emerging butterfly...

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Originally Posted by Emerging butterfly http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14049092)
I have a close friend that came...
Forum: Parenting   07-07-2009, 01:30 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 3,870
Posted By AstridS
Quote: Originally Posted by nextcommercial...

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Originally Posted by nextcommercial http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14047250)
No. They try to work opposite shifts,...
Forum: Parenting   07-04-2009, 02:27 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 6,805
Posted By AstridS
Quote: Originally Posted by Swan3...

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Originally Posted by Swan3 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14033062)

And how do we know that Pop certainly knows?...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   07-02-2009, 05:19 AM
Replies: 19
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Views: 459
Posted By AstridS
I'm Astrid. I lost my baby boy 3 months ago...

I'm Astrid. I lost my baby boy 3 months ago today. I went to a routine MW appointment on march 30th and my little boy was dead in utero. I was induced on april 1th. and gave birth the next day. We...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   07-02-2009, 05:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 736
Posted By AstridS
Just talk to her. Ask about her little boy, ask...

Just talk to her. Ask about her little boy, ask her how she is feeling and let her know that you will be there for her for the weeks and months to come.
After we lost our little boy I liked it when...
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