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Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-05-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 37,008
Posted By fyrebloom
I've done several ideas in the past.  One year...

I've done several ideas in the past.  One year we brewed cordials for our family only to find out many would not even have alcohol in the house.  The next year we made homemade root beer for the non...
Forum: Diapering   08-18-2011, 10:35 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,063
Posted By fyrebloom
So when my twins were about 18 months old they...

So when my twins were about 18 months old they hit me with some twingenuity.  One day I found some poop on the floor.  Well sure enough there was one of my daughters with her diaper unsnapped.  I...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   06-19-2011, 04:31 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,086
Posted By fyrebloom
So I know of NO negative studies but this...

So I know of NO negative studies but this article lists standardized test results of home school kids by socio-economic level and shows that even among the least educated poorest homeschoolers, test...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-31-2011, 11:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 464
Posted By fyrebloom
Savoir:  Looks like we're pretty close in...

Savoir:  Looks like we're pretty close in routine. 
 
Wake at 8:30 get showered and dressed, make the bed, drink my coffee and make breakfast.
The kids usually wake around 10am (although my...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-25-2011, 07:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 464
Posted By fyrebloom
So I've been unschooling my 5 year old this year...

So I've been unschooling my 5 year old this year and plan to start kindergarten next year.  I also have three other children at home and all of the other chaos and clutter that comes with having 4...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   05-13-2011, 03:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 833
Posted By fyrebloom
Sorry if this double posts  My first kinda...

Sorry if this double posts  My first kinda disappeared! :  I loved my prenatal cradle when I was pregnant with my twins.  I had terrible inguinal ligament pain, ps pain and round ligament pain.  No...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   05-11-2011, 10:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 651
Posted By fyrebloom
The thing is it's not in the best interest of...

The thing is it's not in the best interest of the website to allow such adds.  We're not the target demographic for  this stuff.  If other mainstream yet somewhat natural products were being...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   05-11-2011, 10:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,845
Posted By fyrebloom
Mine were Breech/Vertex (which is different then...

Mine were Breech/Vertex (which is different then vertex/breech) and were born via c-section because of pre-e at 39w4d.  We were concerned about them locking chins and thus decided against...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   05-11-2011, 10:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,825
Posted By fyrebloom
How cool!  Your kids are adorable!  

How cool!  Your kids are adorable!
 
Forum: Breastfeeding   05-09-2011, 06:00 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,539
Posted By fyrebloom
Wow, there is SO much nastiness on this thread! ...

Wow, there is SO much nastiness on this thread!  Yikes!  You'd think she was trying to starve her nephew!  When we breastfeed we do it all.  There is no dad helping (unless we pump.... much more of...
Forum: Breastfeeding   05-09-2011, 05:42 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,539
Posted By fyrebloom
Ok, So I haven't read all the responses, just...

Ok, So I haven't read all the responses, just the first page, but I completely understand where you are coming from.  If she needed help and needed me to give him a bottle or if I were watching him...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   02-17-2011, 08:06 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 19,384
Posted By fyrebloom
My eldest did go to children's while having it,...

My eldest did go to children's while having it, they just put a mask on him.  One of my daughters and my baby saw the dr after and they confirmed that the scabs def look like pox scabs, and Mal did...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   02-16-2011, 07:42 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 19,384
Posted By fyrebloom
Mwa ha ha ha!  Spread my pretties!  Spread! ...

Mwa ha ha ha!  Spread my pretties!  Spread!  ROFLMAO! 
 
So excited that there are so many cases!  Almost all our playdates sprouted pox so it seems to be quite a virulent strain this year!  Yay!...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   02-06-2011, 08:24 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 19,384
Posted By fyrebloom
I have a full box of Rite Aid brand oatmeal bath...

I have a full box of Rite Aid brand oatmeal bath that is unopened if anyone wants/needs it.  Let me know.  We're DONE with the pox finally!
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   02-02-2011, 10:37 AM
Replies: 360
Views: 19,384
Posted By fyrebloom
Keep an eye on it Be, My girls started very very...

Keep an eye on it Be, My girls started very very mild and then exploded with a ton of them on days 4 and 5.  Hoping you're right and it's a mild case for her.
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   02-01-2011, 05:12 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 19,384
Posted By fyrebloom
YAY!  So glad to hear it took!  My littlest...

YAY!  So glad to hear it took!  My littlest apparently is just starting now and the little rash he had before must have been something else.  He's getting some big blisters around his face now.  So...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   01-30-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 19,384
Posted By fyrebloom
So the twins are peaking right now and really...

So the twins are peaking right now and really not feeling well so I don't think we'll be doing any additional playdates.  Hopefully there will be some more cases soon from other families :)
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   01-27-2011, 04:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 504
Posted By fyrebloom
We have used Harvard Vanguard and they seem...

We have used Harvard Vanguard and they seem pretty lax.  Currently we're seeing Dr Parra Tomkins in Somerville.  She's supportive of vaxes for the "big things" but she's not big on all the vaxes. ...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   01-27-2011, 04:26 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 19,384
Posted By fyrebloom
Round two!  My twins have it now!  I have...

Round two!  My twins have it now!  I have internet now so feel free to PM me.  I'm thinking this weekend for playdates.  I'm 95% sure Fiona has it (she have one but it's a blister) and Willow has a...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   01-27-2011, 04:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,119
Posted By fyrebloom
I work with Lucia and Sharon with Baby Cafe...

I work with Lucia and Sharon with Baby Cafe (both are great LCs) and I facilitate the second Baby Cafe Tuesday nights in Malden MA with Lucia Jenkins from 5-7pm (I'm there every week, Lucia is there...
Forum: Dental   01-24-2011, 08:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,464
Posted By fyrebloom
Because of the placement of the breast deep in...

Because of the placement of the breast deep in the back of the mouth and also because the breast doesn't drip and milk doesn't pool in the mouth night nursing does not cause dental caries.   ...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   01-16-2011, 09:28 AM
Replies: 360
Views: 19,384
Posted By fyrebloom
WE HAVE IT!  My 5 year old broke out this am!! ...

WE HAVE IT!  My 5 year old broke out this am!!  We're in Medford MA and if you want to playdate let me know and I'll PM you my phone number (I have very limited access to internet). 
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   01-02-2011, 09:29 AM
Replies: 360
Views: 19,384
Posted By fyrebloom
We're just north of Boston and my kids were...

We're just north of Boston and my kids were exposed on friday (my niece had a def confirmed case!  YIPPEE!).  We should know in a couple of weeks if it stuck.  I have a whole bag of lollypops ready...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   01-02-2011, 09:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 290
Posted By fyrebloom
I live in Medford and yes, that is a pretty apt...

I live in Medford and yes, that is a pretty apt description.  There is alot of great stuff for families in Medford such as the Medford family network which offers classes, playgroups and an open...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   01-02-2011, 08:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 429
Posted By fyrebloom
All CNM will catch twins but only in a hospital...

All CNM will catch twins but only in a hospital setting.  The two birthing centers will not accept twin pregnancies but will attend them in the affiliated hospital.  I was seeing the midwives in...
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