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Forum: Parenting Multiples   10-18-2008, 12:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,190
Posted By SanDiegolady
I I bought the safety first two ways tandem...

I I bought the safety first two ways tandem stroller from costco.com It is big and heavy but the cool thing about it is the front seat can be turned to face the back seat so the kids can face each...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   10-18-2008, 12:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 712
Posted By SanDiegolady
We used pacifers, I pumped and gave breast milk...

We used pacifers, I pumped and gave breast milk bottles instead of bf'ing just because it worked better for me. My logic with the pacifiers was that they are shown to reduce SIDS and since I was...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   10-18-2008, 12:34 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,126
Posted By SanDiegolady
I stopped at 31.5 weeks. I could have gone...

I stopped at 31.5 weeks. I could have gone longer but the drive (55 miles each way) was giving me contractions. Not sure if it was that it was a manual or the bumps in the road or what. My Dr. gave...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   10-18-2008, 12:12 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,508
Posted By SanDiegolady
You open the front door with your foot! ...

You open the front door with your foot!

Your dog has gained 10 lbs because he is now primarily used as a food vacuum after the kids eat.
Forum: Parenting Multiples   09-13-2008, 09:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,304
Posted By SanDiegolady
I wouldn't say you NEED to buy a minivan with...

I wouldn't say you NEED to buy a minivan with twins but with triplets I have heard many parents say it is a must. After the twins were born I traded in my two door car for a four door focus (I...
Forum: Family Safety   07-06-2008, 07:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 348
Posted By SanDiegolady
Thanks, I also found this product, tote a tot,...

Thanks, I also found this product, tote a tot, has anyone tried that? It attaches the car seat to a rolling cary on. ALso does anyone have the Alpha Lux car seat? I'm wondering how it will fit in...
Forum: Family Safety   07-06-2008, 12:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 348
Posted By SanDiegolady
Any opinions on this...

Any opinions on this http://www.sears.com/shc/s/p_10153_1...0070921x00003a...
Forum: Family Safety   07-06-2008, 12:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 348
Posted By SanDiegolady
I was wondering if anyone had found a cheaper...

I was wondering if anyone had found a cheaper alternative to the gogo kidz carseat attachment http://www.gogobabyz.com/products/gogo_kids.html The design is so simple, I just don't understand why it...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   06-30-2008, 01:41 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,166
Posted By SanDiegolady
The only jealousy we have really run across is...

The only jealousy we have really run across is the nice kind, "Oh you are so lucky, they are just beautiful, wow a boy and a girl", stuff like that. Even if people are jealous I don't think there's...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   06-17-2008, 02:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 358
Posted By SanDiegolady
Quote: Originally Posted by Ruthla...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ruthla http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11483882)
DD1 used to HATE to lie down for diaper...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   03-17-2008, 02:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 445
Posted By SanDiegolady
Hi everyone, I know there are already some...

Hi everyone,
I know there are already some posts about flying but I thought maybe I could get a newer one going. My husband and I plan to fly from San Diego to Minneapolis with our twins, who will...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   02-27-2008, 12:49 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,610
Posted By SanDiegolady
I wish someone had told me a couple things and...

I wish someone had told me a couple things and it doesn't necessarily just apply to multiples (I have 7 month olds BG).
First of all, DO NOT wash baby socks in the washing machine without putting...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   02-27-2008, 12:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 9,526
Posted By SanDiegolady
I was wondering if anyone knew what the odds are...

I was wondering if anyone knew what the odds are that a person who has PCOS, and does not ovulate, would start ovulating after having children using fertility drugs.
I took the injectables to get...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   02-18-2008, 07:47 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,601
Posted By SanDiegolady
7.6 lbs(boy) and 6.14 lbs (girl) born by...

7.6 lbs(boy) and 6.14 lbs (girl) born by sheduled c-section at 38 weeks
Forum: Parenting Multiples   02-18-2008, 07:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 493
Posted By SanDiegolady
Our twins really love the changing table. At...

Our twins really love the changing table. At first we would use the bed but they would cry and be really fussy, hating to change clothes and diapers. Then we started using the changing table and you...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   12-17-2007, 03:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 580
Posted By SanDiegolady
This used to happen to me all the time! My left...

This used to happen to me all the time! My left side would be hard as a rock. It's normal, sounds like the pregnancy is going great http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: Parenting Multiples   12-17-2007, 12:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,553
Posted By SanDiegolady
I had a scheduled c-section at 38 weeks 2 days....

I had a scheduled c-section at 38 weeks 2 days. My son was 7.7 and my daughter was 6 I had no problem with having a c-section (it was my choice) although I know lots of people do. I didn't care...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   12-17-2007, 12:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,793
Posted By SanDiegolady
I use the medela pump in style (the one in the...

I use the medela pump in style (the one in the backpack). It works great and so far I've fed my twins breast milk only and they are 5 months old. I credit it for my ample supply (I can pump 4-5 oz...
Forum: Breastfeeding   09-22-2007, 03:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,092
Posted By SanDiegolady
I use a medela pump in style (it's a double...

I use a medela pump in style (it's a double pump) and I love it. I use it alot. Not only is it convenient because others can feed them but it really increased my milk supply which is what I needed...
Forum: Parenting   09-18-2007, 09:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 459
Posted By SanDiegolady
Thanks so much for all the replies. Is there a...

Thanks so much for all the replies. Is there a website to find pediatric chiropractors in my area? I will also check out the osteopath website (thanks).
I've had the craniosacral massage, I hadn't...
Forum: Parenting   09-13-2007, 03:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 459
Posted By SanDiegolady
Has anyone taken their infants to a...

Has anyone taken their infants to a chiropractor? What can you tell me about this? In your experience is it safe? All opinions welcome.

THanks,
Christie
Forum: Parenting Multiples   08-11-2007, 08:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 815
Posted By SanDiegolady
Hi, I had a planned c-section two weeks ago...

Hi,
I had a planned c-section two weeks ago and it really wasn't bad. After the delivery they showed me the twins and then my husband went with them to the nursery while I went to a recovery room...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   07-22-2007, 08:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 806
Posted By SanDiegolady
I started having 2x/week NST's at about 32...

I started having 2x/week NST's at about 32 weeks.
I don't see the harm and I'd rather know if the fluid is low or the heartbeats aren't responding appropriatly to movement than not. I agree it's a...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   07-22-2007, 08:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 691
Posted By SanDiegolady
It's very normal for mothers of multiples not to...

It's very normal for mothers of multiples not to gain much weight the last trimester. Don't worry, they will also continue to grow and get what they need from you regardless of weight gain as long...
Forum: Parenting Multiples   07-22-2007, 08:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 406
Posted By SanDiegolady
They measure the fluid in amniotic sac by...

They measure the fluid in amniotic sac by ultrasound, which only takes a couple minutes so no worry there, to make sure there's enough and not too much. They also look to see that when the babies...
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