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Forum: The Mindful Home   03-15-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 482
Posted By jenniferlynne
It takes me about 20 minutes for the ground...

It takes me about 20 minutes for the ground floor, which I do once a week, 15 min. for the basement (every couple of weeks), and 20 min. for the top floor (also every couple of weeks).  We have all...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-10-2012, 07:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 316
Posted By jenniferlynne
Different women have different hormone levels,...

Different women have different hormone levels, and also if your friend was drinking a lot of water her urine could've been more diluted.
Forum: Arts & Crafts   12-09-2012, 12:20 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,134
Posted By jenniferlynne
I'm doing a ton of these neck warmers for...

I'm doing a ton of these neck warmers for Christmas.  In super bulky yarn they knit up fast and they're really cozy and cuddly.  I modified this pattern (for those in ravelry):...
Forum: Parents as Partners   12-09-2012, 12:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 476
Posted By jenniferlynne
I was also thinking along the lines of an...

I was also thinking along the lines of an extended ed class or maybe some volunteer work.  Are there any DIY or hobby-type things he's interested in?  If so, then that kind of class would be a fun...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   12-06-2012, 12:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 714
Posted By jenniferlynne
The fact that you have no idea why people...

The fact that you have no idea why people responded to you with animosity is part of the problem.  I agree with StormBride.  Your sweeping statements that "daycare is WRONG" and "people who aren't...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   12-05-2012, 10:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 714
Posted By jenniferlynne
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by deannaggg http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1369004/input-for-a-book-i-am-writing#post_17191580)

Hildare,...
Forum: Selective & Delayed Vaccination   12-03-2012, 04:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 375
Posted By jenniferlynne
I would get the vaccination without a second...

I would get the vaccination without a second thought.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-02-2012, 12:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 845
Posted By jenniferlynne
I agree.  And I don't understand the order not...

I agree.  And I don't understand the order not to start new threads about the possible changes coming to MDC (from the lay-off thread).  Why can't we discuss these things???
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   12-02-2012, 02:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,235
Posted By jenniferlynne
I just invert a bowl or a plate over whatever...

I just invert a bowl or a plate over whatever I'm heating up.  I've thought about buying one of those plastic covers but I'm always nervous about microwaving plastic.
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   12-02-2012, 02:53 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 992
Posted By jenniferlynne
Great, now I'm craving bacon and I don't have...

Great, now I'm craving bacon and I don't have any in the house and all the shops are closed.
 
Thanks a lot, everyone.
 
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Forum: Women's Health   10-15-2012, 05:38 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 193,076
Posted By jenniferlynne
I call BS on this whole thread.  What's up with...

I call BS on this whole thread.  What's up with all these new 1-post members coming in here to tout the advantages of removing your own IUD?  WTF?  Is this some trolling campaign from the anti-IUD...
Forum: Women's Health   10-15-2012, 05:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,295
Posted By jenniferlynne
I would really encourage you to go see a doctor...

I would really encourage you to go see a doctor or PT about this.  The stretches and exercises they can give you really will help, and even though the pain is gone now, it will most likely come back...
Forum: Women's Health   10-14-2012, 01:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,295
Posted By jenniferlynne
I don't know if this will be helpful to you, but...

I don't know if this will be helpful to you, but I have pain in that area from a small meniscus tear.  It can be aggravated by certain positions.  For example, I will often wake up with pain there...
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-31-2012, 07:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 602
Posted By jenniferlynne
Shouldn't this be her decision?...

Shouldn't this be her decision?  http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/shrug.gif  Why not wait till she asks about it? Or maybe bring it up gently somehow and tell her you're happy to discuss...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   05-18-2012, 12:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 62
Posted By jenniferlynne
September is a great time to visit the coast of...

September is a great time to visit the coast of N. CA!  I always tell people, skip coming in the summer and visit in the fall:  That's when the weather is by far the best.  I agree with everyone...
Forum: The Childhood Years   04-18-2012, 01:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 324
Posted By jenniferlynne
Hmm, maybe if she's feeling overwhelmed by the...

Hmm, maybe if she's feeling overwhelmed by the giant pile (I know that feeling!!) you could break up the task and have her do half the amount at a time?  Or make it into a game and set a timer to...
Forum: The Childhood Years   04-18-2012, 01:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 324
Posted By jenniferlynne
My 5-yo does this so, no, I don't think it's too...

My 5-yo does this so, no, I don't think it's too difficult a task.  But, that said, my almost 8-yo son frequently claims tasks that he doesn't like are "too hard."  Maybe it's that or maybe she...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-23-2012, 02:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,119
Posted By jenniferlynne
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by adoremybabe http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   03-18-2012, 12:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 138
Posted By jenniferlynne
I'm so sorry you're going through this.  It's...

I'm so sorry you're going through this.  It's not an easy decision.  I personally had a D&C at 10 weeks and, for me, it was the right decision.  I'd been in limbo for a few weeks already, not sure...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   02-26-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 4,238
Posted By jenniferlynne
Another asshat doctor response:  "You know, at...

Another asshat doctor response:  "You know, at your age miscarriages are really common.  39 is just NOT the best age to be having a baby.  Now if you were 25...."  
 
Like I could magically make...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   01-26-2012, 11:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 123
Posted By jenniferlynne
I'm so sorry for your loss....

I'm so sorry for your loss.  http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/hug2.gif
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   01-14-2012, 12:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 195
Posted By jenniferlynne
I'm glad the D&C went well, and I hope you feel...

I'm glad the D&C went well, and I hope you feel like you have some closure and can move forward now.  ((((hugs))))
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   01-10-2012, 05:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 64
Posted By jenniferlynne
Your DD is older than my children (7 and 5), but...

Your DD is older than my children (7 and 5), but I'll tell you how I handled it.  I had no intention of letting the kids know I was pregnant, but I was so sick and exhausted that they figured it out...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   01-09-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 195
Posted By jenniferlynne
You're very welcome.  If you're hesitant about...

You're very welcome.  If you're hesitant about the D&C, you might also ask about the option of a medical miscarriage, in which they give you a medication to jump start things. Though it can be messy...
Forum: Trying To Conceive After Loss   01-09-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 415
Posted By jenniferlynne
Thank you both so much for your thoughtful...

Thank you both so much for your thoughtful answers.  You've given me a lot to think about.  I have some soul-searching to do, it seems.
 
I really can't tell you how much I appreciate your...
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