Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 41
Search took 1.18 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Operamama1
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   Today, 04:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 36
Posted By Operamama1
Baby shower/Celebrations

I'm curious what people are planning to do to celebrate their new babies. First time mamas, what kind of showers are you planning? Mamas-to-be of no. 2 or higher, do you also plan to have a shower,...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   Today, 04:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 313
Posted By Operamama1
I'm so sorry people are having a hard time. I've...

I'm so sorry people are having a hard time. I've also felt really wiped out and a bit blue. My husband works long hours and it is hard being alone, chasing a busy toddler while being pregnant. I...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   Today, 03:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 179
Posted By Operamama1
Hi Mommielynda! Wow, 8 kids! I am wondering how I...

Hi Mommielynda! Wow, 8 kids! I am wondering how I am going to manage two. Guess I am a wimp :) I have a 21 month old boy and am expecting another boy January 6. Nice to "meet" you!
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   09-12-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By Operamama1
Those are really cute! Question for those who use...

Those are really cute! Question for those who use wool diaper covers: how do you like them? We use cloth diapers, but haven't tried wool covers yet...wondering if we should...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   09-12-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 510
Posted By Operamama1
Neonalee, that is just crazy! I'm so sorry you...

Neonalee, that is just crazy! I'm so sorry you are dealing with this. If he is that popular, maybe he should not be overbooking patients. Put people on a waiting list or something. Sheesh. I don't...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   08-31-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 510
Posted By Operamama1
Weekly Chat 8/30 - 9/6

Hi Everyone. I've been away on a 10 day trip and then recovering from said trip the last week. Sorry for my absence!

How is everyone doing? It sounds like a lot of us have gotten the 20 week...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   08-31-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 426
Posted By Operamama1
Hi everyone -- I've been gone on vacation for a...

Hi everyone -- I've been gone on vacation for a couple weeks, but I'm back now! I have moments where I am scared of the pain and the unknown, but as time moves forward, I find myself excited to meet...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   08-07-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 583
Posted By Operamama1
Writermama - I hope the night weaning gets better...

Writermama - I hope the night weaning gets better soon! My little guy was actually sleeping through the night for the first time ever recently, and then the last two nights he's wanted to nurse every...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   08-07-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 527
Posted By Operamama1
OklaFarmerMama, I am right there with you. I...

OklaFarmerMama, I am right there with you. I remember after my son's birth, which was natural, also back labor, long and steady and painful, I said "whoever invented the epidural was a very kind...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   08-06-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 285
Posted By Operamama1
Greetings, Mamabug! I am expecting my 2nd, too...

Greetings, Mamabug! I am expecting my 2nd, too (another boy!) on Jan. 6th. I also plan to have a birth center birth. Nice to "meet" you :smile:
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   08-04-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 674
Posted By Operamama1
Thank you folks for the sleep remedies! I'll give...

Thank you folks for the sleep remedies! I'll give these a try.

Neonalee - I'm sorry your family has been experiencing some strife recently. I hope things get better soon. I hope you are able to do...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-31-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 674
Posted By Operamama1
Thank you for the info, Greenmama -- that is...

Thank you for the info, Greenmama -- that is helpful!

OklaFarmMama -- that is so cool you get to be at your friend's birth! How special. I hope everything goes smoothly and perfectly, and that you...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-31-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 674
Posted By Operamama1
Greenmama, that sounds so difficult! I would...

Greenmama, that sounds so difficult! I would definitely see if there's another more understanding/flexible doctor in your group. Why does she insist on an epidural -- can't you have a natural birth...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-31-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 674
Posted By Operamama1
I have also been getting more annoyed, in...

I have also been getting more annoyed, in general, with everything! I hate it when I get irritated with my sweet toddler. Breastfeeding these days has become more difficult; I get tired of being...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-25-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 626
Posted By Operamama1
Ajoye -- I would be SUPER annoyed if someone in...

Ajoye -- I would be SUPER annoyed if someone in my family announced my pregnancy before I had on fb! Wow. How frustrating :(

Writermama -- I have been wondering how you are doing with the lyme...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-25-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 751
Posted By Operamama1
I am at 16 weeks with my second and have felt...

I am at 16 weeks with my second and have felt some flutters here and there, but I can't be 100% sure it's the baby. My midwife told me with 1st babies you usually feel movement consistently around 20...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-25-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 394
Posted By Operamama1
I'm sorry you're feeling so sick! I just wanted...

I'm sorry you're feeling so sick! I just wanted to chime in and say my best friend had nausea/vomiting her entire two pregnancies. So, while I hope that doesn't happen to you, I think it is normal...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-22-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 852
Posted By Operamama1
Thank you for sharing, Greenmama! That is so...

Thank you for sharing, Greenmama! That is so interesting. We will probably have a relative take our son while I am in labor at the birth center. If he was a little older I would consider having him...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-21-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 852
Posted By Operamama1
Shelley4, thank you so much for sharing your...

Shelley4, thank you so much for sharing your amazing story! You sound like an amazing mama :) I think it is so wonderful you have been so honest with your kids and that they have gotten to attend...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-21-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 844
Posted By Operamama1
I mostly sleep on my side, but sometimes on my...

I mostly sleep on my side, but sometimes on my back still. It's starting to feel uncomfortable, though. I highly recommend a body pillow! I haven't needed mine yet, but it was awesome with my last...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-16-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 852
Posted By Operamama1
Although I wish we were all feeling better and...

Although I wish we were all feeling better and more energetic, it makes me feel better to know I'm not the only one so fatigued! My nausea has let up, but I still feel sooo tired and cranky most of...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-16-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 299
Posted By Operamama1
Lockhart36 - oh, you made me a little teary. I...

Lockhart36 - oh, you made me a little teary. I have felt some guilt too at how things will change with my first son. But I know it will all work out and be beautiful in the end. Thanks for the kind...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-14-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 299
Posted By Operamama1
Writermama and Greenmamma, thank you for the...

Writermama and Greenmamma, thank you for the sweet words. Isn't love amazing like that? I'll remember this when I am feeling scared! I love having siblings myself, so I am really happy to give this...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-13-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 299
Posted By Operamama1
I can relate so much to people's feelings of...

I can relate so much to people's feelings of ambivalence/fear/excitement. I must admit I've been somewhat detached about this baby, though those feelings are slowly changing. It is a planned baby,...
Forum: January 2015 Due Date Club   07-13-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 245
Posted By Operamama1
Has anyone here nursed through pregnancy or...

Has anyone here nursed through pregnancy or tandem nursed before? I think my supply has dropped a bit; my son (18 months) often seems dissatisfied and has started eating a lot more solid food, but he...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 41

 
Forum Jump: