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Forum: Lactivism   06-22-2010, 04:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,572
Posted By JennTheMomma
I love what she had to say. She is a big...

I love what she had to say. She is a big influence on women and BFing.
Forum: Homebirth   06-22-2010, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By JennTheMomma
I didn't use the AqualDoula, I used a La...

I didn't use the AqualDoula, I used a La Bassine.

I really liked it because it was oval, and I'm small so I fit in it just right. Once transition hit I couldnt' get comfy in the pool since I had...
Forum: Homebirth   06-22-2010, 04:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,196
Posted By JennTheMomma
Used the La Bassine and loved it.

Used the La Bassine and loved it.
Forum: Breastfeeding   06-17-2010, 11:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 801
Posted By JennTheMomma
No. I find them uncomfortable and I can't BF in...

No. I find them uncomfortable and I can't BF in a rocker.
Forum: Birth and Beyond   06-17-2010, 11:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 705
Posted By JennTheMomma
Around 5 weeks when lochia was gone. Had no...

Around 5 weeks when lochia was gone. Had no problems, didn't hurt, felt the same as always.
Forum: Minnesota, Wisconsin   06-17-2010, 10:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 552
Posted By JennTheMomma
If you were closer I could have rented my La...

If you were closer I could have rented my La Bassine to you. I'm in MN though.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   06-15-2010, 12:54 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 711
Posted By JennTheMomma
Nope, just a first baby.

Nope, just a first baby.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   06-15-2010, 12:53 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,236
Posted By JennTheMomma
Yes I'd remove them. I don't upload any pictures...

Yes I'd remove them. I don't upload any pictures that I haven't got permission to do so.
Forum: Birth and Beyond   06-15-2010, 12:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 496
Posted By JennTheMomma
I didnt' give birth in water, but I did labor in...

I didnt' give birth in water, but I did labor in water for a little bit. I did plan on a waterbirth, but was letting my body lead. When I was in transition I couldnt' sit. I had to stand and do...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   06-15-2010, 12:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,078
Posted By JennTheMomma
Nope wouldn't be worried. We resumed DTD shortly...

Nope wouldn't be worried. We resumed DTD shortly after birth.
Forum: Breastfeeding   06-15-2010, 12:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By JennTheMomma
Got my period at 8 weeks as well. Was hoping for...

Got my period at 8 weeks as well. Was hoping for atleast 6 months of AF free, but nope.
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   06-11-2010, 12:38 PM
Replies: 28
  Poll: "you" time
Views: 1,882
Posted By JennTheMomma
I put other. We both get "me" time and we get...

I put other. We both get "me" time and we get "us" time. It's not scheduled but we get it every day. My me time is usually after us time when the kids are in bed. I love to read, and I do that after...
Forum: Homebirth   06-09-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,251
Posted By JennTheMomma
I gave Liev his first bath when he was a week or...

I gave Liev his first bath when he was a week or so. When he was born we rubbed him off with a towel. He wasn't dirty.
Forum: Life with a Toddler   05-30-2010, 10:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 991
Posted By JennTheMomma
DS1 is in a routine now where we pick up the...

DS1 is in a routine now where we pick up the toys when he wants to go outside or get out a new set of toys. That way we keep the mess to a minimum.
Forum: Homebirth   05-24-2010, 11:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,591
Posted By JennTheMomma
I haven't gotten any bad reactions in real life....

I haven't gotten any bad reactions in real life. Actually everyone was really supportive, even the clinic where we take our kids to see the Pediatrician. Homebirth, while still not as common as...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   05-19-2010, 01:15 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 1,058
Posted By JennTheMomma
My boys are Hunter and Liev. Some other names I...

My boys are Hunter and Liev. Some other names I like are...

Asa
Bradley
Parker
Giovanni
Guilianni
Gueseppe (DH is Italian by the way, hence the Italian names...
Forum: Breastfeeding   05-19-2010, 01:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,355
Posted By JennTheMomma
I agree with the above. I nurse and pump. Liev...

I agree with the above. I nurse and pump. Liev has problems nursing on the left breast, and he doesn't always want to finish nursing on the right either, leaving lots of milk in there, so I have to...
Forum: Birth Professionals   05-19-2010, 01:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,571
Posted By JennTheMomma
I do the same as everyone else has already...

I do the same as everyone else has already mentioned. However, I did my own placenta different. I washed my placenta, cut off cord and membranes, sliced into thin pieces. I dried it in the oven,...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-19-2010, 01:00 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,444
Posted By JennTheMomma
With DS1 my water didn't break until about 15 or...

With DS1 my water didn't break until about 15 or so hours into labor. With DS2 my water broke about 2 hours before I felt contractions.
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-19-2010, 12:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,055
Posted By JennTheMomma
No. The hospital I had my first son at has a...

No. The hospital I had my first son at has a Doula program. They don't work for the hospital, but they volunteer, and they also teach the childbirth classes.
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-19-2010, 12:56 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,159
Posted By JennTheMomma
I had my first son in the hospital with an...

I had my first son in the hospital with an epidural. I hated the epi. It worked for 45 minutes to allow me to sleep for a bit, but once it wore off it made me feel sick and I had back pain for...
Forum: Homebirth   05-16-2010, 08:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,217
Posted By JennTheMomma
We didn't do Vit K for our son.

We didn't do Vit K for our son.
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-10-2010, 02:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 723
Posted By JennTheMomma
We use a Pediatricain.

We use a Pediatricain.
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-10-2010, 02:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 490
Posted By JennTheMomma
We don't have a routine here. Hunter is tired at...

We don't have a routine here. Hunter is tired at 9 pm, so I go with him and the baby and go to bed. We bed-share.
Forum: Parenting   05-10-2010, 02:03 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 7,387
Posted By JennTheMomma
We have 2 boys, Hunter and Liev.

We have 2 boys, Hunter and Liev.
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