Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 24 of 24
Search took 1.22 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: firefly321
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-26-2009, 01:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 206
Posted By firefly321
Thanks! Same here. Our DD could care less...

Thanks!
Same here. Our DD could care less about toys!
like the dental floss idea - thanks!
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-26-2009, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 206
Posted By firefly321
Oh my gosh what GREAT ideas! Unfortunately we...

Oh my gosh what GREAT ideas!
Unfortunately we bought our seats months ago and didn't get her a seat. We will absolutely do that in the future!
Thanks for the play ideas. She really hasn't played...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-26-2009, 12:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 206
Posted By firefly321
Hi, We are taking a 4 hour plane ride with our...

Hi,
We are taking a 4 hour plane ride with our (almost) 1 year old, to celebrate her birthday with family. We traveled quite a bit with her as a younger infant, but now she is so ACTIVE. Any...
Forum: Parenting   08-04-2009, 03:29 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,822
Posted By firefly321
Going against the grain, I think your note...

Going against the grain, I think your note sounds gentle and to the point. Baby's R Us keeps your registry thru the 1st birthday for people to buy stuff. What that tells me is that is the societal...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-21-2009, 05:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By firefly321
we've had family babysit & they weren't...

we've had family babysit & they weren't successful using the Ergo. This is actually our 1st teenager babysitter experience. I can teach her and see if she is comfortable.

We've never been able to...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-21-2009, 04:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 241
Posted By firefly321
So, my 10 mo DD only goes down for naps using...

So, my 10 mo DD only goes down for naps using the Ergo. I wear her in the front, my husband wears her in the back. The problem is we are going to have baby sitters come care for her during the day...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-21-2009, 04:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 671
Posted By firefly321
My DD was worn constantly and was a fussy little...

My DD was worn constantly and was a fussy little one until she was able to sit up and crawl and play by herself.

One other thing I wish I had known about sooner was "the Dunstan baby langauage"...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-21-2009, 04:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 474
Posted By firefly321
Quote: Originally Posted by Crystal_R...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Crystal_R http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14088825)
DD only wears a hat at the pool, but the...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-27-2009, 11:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By firefly321
I understand you don't want to use "medications"...

I understand you don't want to use "medications" but if you do choose that route tylenol seems to work better than Motrin. I don't know why.
My LO likes to chew on a wet washcloth. We haven't done...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-27-2009, 08:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 733
Posted By firefly321
Quote: Originally Posted by jocmommy...

Quote:
Originally Posted by jocmommy http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13998284)
Hi Everyone,

Also, I can't get her to eat...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-14-2009, 05:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 413
Posted By firefly321
Thanks for all the insight. We are doing the...

Thanks for all the insight. We are doing the library summer reading program. Mostly for me obviously, but we are reading everyday. She gets very excited when the books come out and is happy to play...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   06-14-2009, 05:50 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,260
Posted By firefly321
Quote: Originally Posted by mnm4242...

Quote:
Originally Posted by mnm4242 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13822152)
The way I look at it, you have a full time...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-11-2009, 02:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,136
Posted By firefly321
From a past thread we settled on Udo's Choce...

From a past thread we settled on Udo's Choce Infant's Probiotic.
It had the most types of good bugs (7).

I was taking chronic antibiotics and nursing so I wanted DD to have a bit of extra help...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-11-2009, 02:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 730
Posted By firefly321
I don't think there is a right or wrong. And...

I don't think there is a right or wrong. And every child is different. Use one if it works for you, or not.
My DD nursed for 1 hour 40 min of her 1st 2 hours of life. I was worried about cracking...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-11-2009, 12:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 413
Posted By firefly321
What about all the "importance of reading to...

What about all the "importance of reading to your child" stuff?
I feel like I am letting her skip her peas or something.
(btw, peas are her favorite, so that isn't really an option...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-11-2009, 12:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 537
Posted By firefly321
It's a toss up window or isle. Window seat, your...

It's a toss up window or isle. Window seat, your LO can mess with the window and wall and you can turn toward the window for privacy when nursing.
Aisle, you LO can be entertained my the traffic....
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-11-2009, 11:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 350
Posted By firefly321
I've flown several times recently. They let me...

I've flown several times recently. They let me take baby bottles with water thru security. They test them, but then I could take my DDs filtered water. I have had times when she just nursed and then...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-11-2009, 11:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 413
Posted By firefly321
My 9 mo old really likes gnawing on her books....

My 9 mo old really likes gnawing on her books. She is very active and when we try to read books she gets MAD. She wants to turn the pages and bang it around and chew on it. There is no sitting...
Forum: Parenting   06-08-2009, 12:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 429
Posted By firefly321
thanks for the thoughts. I guess I have to be...

thanks for the thoughts. I guess I have to be really specific and schedule the things I want to do. It just seems like it should be different/easier. I hope as DD gets older she wants to tag along...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-07-2009, 09:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 639
Posted By firefly321
Like the rest, we've used blankets all along. We...

Like the rest, we've used blankets all along. We cosleep with DD on my side and she has used blankets up to her armpits. When she was tiny she slept with her arms up, so they were always uncovered....
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-07-2009, 08:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 500
Posted By firefly321
is your LO "chewing." I would hold off on the...

is your LO "chewing." I would hold off on the dry/ rubbery things like chicken for a while. The baby lead weaning stuff is interesting, but for my 9mo Dd if finger food is bigger than bite size she...
Forum: Life With a Baby   06-07-2009, 08:44 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,124
Posted By firefly321
When we need a diversion or eating gets...

When we need a diversion or eating gets particularly messy. That's usually enough for basic hygiene :-)
Forum: Parenting   06-07-2009, 08:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 429
Posted By firefly321
thanks, that is how it is currently working for...

thanks, that is how it is currently working for us http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/redface.gif
Forum: Parenting   06-07-2009, 08:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 429
Posted By firefly321
How does it work for you? I am mostly the one...

How does it work for you?
I am mostly the one home with our 9 month old. I am very thankful to be able to do this, but I sometimes need time away. DH works his 40 hours in 4 days. The 3 days he is...
Showing results 1 to 24 of 24

 
Forum Jump: