Mothering Forums - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 122
Search took 2.04 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: MelissaAHM
Forum: North and South Carolina and Tennessee   03-03-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 82
Posted By MelissaAHM
We live in Hickory and would like to know too.

We live in Hickory and would like to know too.
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   03-03-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 118
Posted By MelissaAHM
Hey, thanks for the reply. I did some more...

Hey, thanks for the reply. I did some more research and reached the same conclusion, thanks again!
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   03-01-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 118
Posted By MelissaAHM
We are just starting to see signs of the flu in...

We are just starting to see signs of the flu in our house- with the first of our six kids showing signs of it. I usually take SA medicinally, does anyone know if larger doses are safe while...
Forum: Breastfeeding Challenges   02-28-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 320
Posted By MelissaAHM
I am dealing with candida overgrowth of the...

I am dealing with candida overgrowth of the intestines. When I take probiotics or cut sugar out of my diet I get bad nausea, moodiness, and headaches. Due to the reaction I go back to sugar and stop...
Forum: Dental   12-03-2011, 05:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,761
Posted By MelissaAHM
My 4 year old has two very rotten top front...

My 4 year old has two very rotten top front teeth. He was nursed until he was 2. At 2 his teeth were pearly white. Once he started drinking the water (we had well water) his teeth began to rot. We...
Forum: Women's Health   12-03-2011, 04:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 431
Posted By MelissaAHM
I am currently detoxing but am wanting to TTC...

I am currently detoxing but am wanting to TTC soon. How long should I wait after detoxing to TTC? DH is wanting to detox too - is it OK for him to detox while ttc or should he wait until after?
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   07-05-2010, 02:04 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,777
Posted By MelissaAHM
I don't know enough about genes and DNA to have...

I don't know enough about genes and DNA to have a discussion about this...but it's very interesting and I wanted to look into it further.

This is what I found.

"The embryo offspring of GM...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   07-04-2010, 08:13 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,777
Posted By MelissaAHM
-For those interested... Here is how to...

-For those interested...

Here is how to tell if your fruit/vegetables are conventionally grown, organic, or GMO. Look at the sticker on the produce.

Here's how it works:

For conventionally...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   07-03-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By MelissaAHM
I have twin 5 month old nurslings...I completely...

I have twin 5 month old nurslings...I completely understand some days I'm at a loss. My usuals are hummus/ sliced avocados/boiled egg in a wrap. Toasted pita bread dipped in hummus. I love 'Luna...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   07-03-2010, 04:52 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,777
Posted By MelissaAHM
Quote: Originally Posted by mambera...

Quote:
Originally Posted by mambera http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15585695)
That is Non. Sense. Nonsense....
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   07-03-2010, 03:45 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,777
Posted By MelissaAHM
Quote: Originally Posted by karika;15584903 ...

Quote:
Originally Posted by karika;15584903
- When researchers at Purdue ran a computer simulation on what would happen if the altered fish being released now (the film is dated 2005) bred with...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   07-03-2010, 01:45 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,777
Posted By MelissaAHM
I try to avoid GMO like the plaque. I would...

I try to avoid GMO like the plaque.
I would say our diet is 90% GMO free. We don't have that much 'organic' around here too - but it takes changing your diet to avoid it.
Cottonseed oil is GMO...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   07-03-2010, 12:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By MelissaAHM
I appreciate the advice...I like the idea of...

I appreciate the advice...I like the idea of freezing on a cookie sheet. We make a ton of smoothies an we could use them for that as well.

Makes sense to not freeze bananas and avacados...as I...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   07-03-2010, 06:30 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 10,234
Posted By MelissaAHM
These are great... - Whey Protein...

These are great...

- Whey Protein Smoothies.
I love to add greens/juice, some pineapple, whey protein, matcha green tea, and coconut oil to the smoothie. Yummy!

Foods I avoid:
MSG
HFCS...
Forum: Women's Health   07-03-2010, 05:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 510
Posted By MelissaAHM
A previous post got me thinking...could we be in...

A previous post got me thinking...could we be in a pertussis cycle this year? We do not vax and this is the one illness I fear the most.
Our household has gone through Measles and Mumps but no one...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   07-03-2010, 12:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By MelissaAHM
I have 5 month old twins who will be eating...

I have 5 month old twins who will be eating solid food this fall/winter. I bought lots of extra organic peaches, pears, avocados, and bananas to freeze so they can have these for when they are...
Forum: Women's Health   02-20-2010, 01:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 468
Posted By MelissaAHM
Thanks, I appreciate all the responses.

Thanks, I appreciate all the responses.
Forum: Women's Health   02-19-2010, 01:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 468
Posted By MelissaAHM
I feel insensitive for asking this question -...

I feel insensitive for asking this question - but it's been on my mind.
My mother is going through Chemo for breast cancer. (Just started Chemo). I remember reading in her literature she got from...
Forum: Women's Health   08-18-2009, 12:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 799
Posted By MelissaAHM
Quote: Originally Posted by FrannieP...

Quote:
Originally Posted by FrannieP http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14242341)

I also make mineral-rich broths for making...
Forum: North and South Carolina and Tennessee   08-17-2009, 01:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By MelissaAHM
Hello, I am looking for a homebirth midwife that...

Hello, I am looking for a homebirth midwife that will come to the Hickory area. I live in Vale (about 20 miles south of Hickory). I am 12 weeks pg with my 4th child. If anyone can recommend someone,...
Forum: Homebirth   08-17-2009, 01:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 643
Posted By MelissaAHM
deymm - Thanks for the advice, I will certainly...

deymm - Thanks for the advice, I will certainly post there.


Xanadumama - I have been to nchomebirth...I entered my info about 3 weeks ago and still haven't heard anything. I'm still hoping...
Forum: Homebirth   08-16-2009, 06:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 643
Posted By MelissaAHM
Can anyone please recommend a midwife for...

Can anyone please recommend a midwife for homebirth. I live near Hickory, NC. I am currently 12 weeks and am getting concerned - that I haven't found one yet. Any help would be appreciated.
Forum: February 2010   07-14-2009, 12:50 AM
Replies: 71
  Poll: How old are we?
Views: 1,380
Posted By MelissaAHM
Just turned 31 on July 11th. Will be 31 when...

Just turned 31 on July 11th. Will be 31 when this little one arrives. Expecting our 4th.
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   06-29-2009, 04:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 244
Posted By MelissaAHM
I am having a hard time weaning my son. I think...

I am having a hard time weaning my son. I think it's rough on both of us. Since finding out I was pg, I have been having spotting relating to nursing. My son originally was nursing on demand (he's...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   06-28-2009, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 186
Posted By MelissaAHM
I love the pancakes idea! It never dawned on me...

I love the pancakes idea! It never dawned on me you could freeze pancakes. Thanks so much for the ideas!
Showing results 1 to 25 of 122

 
Forum Jump: