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Forum: Kansas, Colorado, Nebraska   03-15-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 109
Posted By earth-mama
I recently found out I am pregnant with our...

I recently found out I am pregnant with our third--Yay!  But the midwife we worked with for our first two has retired and now I am in need of a new midwife.  We did homebirths for our first 2 and...
Forum: Parenting   11-22-2011, 09:38 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,264
Posted By earth-mama
My DD loves to help around the house and often...

My DD loves to help around the house and often needs some direction for her play. 
 
She enjoys her play kitchen--I made her several food items out of ecofelt (synthetic, but inexpensive)
She...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   10-21-2011, 09:27 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,241
Posted By earth-mama
1st: 12 hours 2nd: 5 hours and he arrived face...

1st: 12 hours
2nd: 5 hours and he arrived face first (nose first)  I think if he had been in a more normal position it would have been like 3.5 hours...
Forum: August 2011   10-02-2011, 06:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,007
Posted By earth-mama
I would also say that if it is the sciatica to...

I would also say that if it is the sciatica to work on relaxing and massaging you back muscles--and the areas around your hips, front and back.  This is what helped me with the shooting pains down...
Forum: Pets   10-02-2011, 06:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 250
Posted By earth-mama
We have a very laid back cat that we got as a...

We have a very laid back cat that we got as a kitten.  She rarely scratches and has only bit (gently) in rough play.  My DD, now almost 3, has been scratched a few times due to being too rough with...
Forum: Lactivism   09-29-2011, 12:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 560
Posted By earth-mama
I don't own a cover.  When DD was about 3 months...

I don't own a cover.  When DD was about 3 months old I did try to cover up when I nursed her in the airport, but she would not have any of that.  Since then, I have not bothered covering up.  Now...
Forum: August 2011   09-10-2011, 01:00 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,445
Posted By earth-mama
With DD we did dTap starting at 4 months and...

With DD we did dTap starting at 4 months and finished all boosters up to current, then we did the MMR when DD was a little over 2 yrs.   I only do one vaccine per visit and if DD is even remotely...
Forum: August 2011   09-10-2011, 12:48 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,282
Posted By earth-mama
Mostly we sleep tummy to tummy on our sides, but...

Mostly we sleep tummy to tummy on our sides, but sometime DS lays on his back.  I usually wear a LS shirt because I get cold and put a prefold on the other boob to catch leaks.  
 
I am planning...
Forum: August 2011   09-08-2011, 09:45 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 559
Posted By earth-mama
Omg yes!  Very hungry and I find it really...

Omg yes!  Very hungry and I find it really challenging to eat healthy foods, so I start craving sugary things.  When I eat well--lots of protein, fruit, veg, etc then I crave junk less.  But, it is...
Forum: August 2011   09-06-2011, 05:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By earth-mama
I will be going back to work mid October.  I am...

I will be going back to work mid October.  I am nervous about it as DS will be about 10-11 weeks when I go back and I did not work until DD was 1.5 years.  I'm sure that it will work out, but I...
Forum: August 2011   09-06-2011, 04:22 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 7,118
Posted By earth-mama
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by kylaskye http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1324551/mamas-with-babies/300#post_16643429)

So I was in...
Forum: August 2011   09-06-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,323
Posted By earth-mama
We have a large stash of prefolds and have some...

We have a large stash of prefolds and have some thirsties and bummis covers--these we used with DD.  We also have a couple of rumarooz one size diapers and some fuzzi bunz OS diapers.  All of the...
Forum: August 2011   09-06-2011, 09:20 AM
Replies: 26
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Views: 542
Posted By earth-mama
Last night was great, relatively speaking.  We...

Last night was great, relatively speaking.  We got both kids to sleep at a reasonable hour and Jonas did not have an awake period last night--yay! (he was kinda noisy though--in general he is much...
Forum: August 2011   09-05-2011, 02:24 PM
Replies: 26
  sleep
Views: 542
Posted By earth-mama
Ugh. Last night DS was fussy and did not go to...

Ugh. Last night DS was fussy and did not go to sleep until 12:30, but then slept normally. During the fussy time DD was also whiny and demanded the I lay down w/her, so DP and did a bit of trading...
Forum: August 2011   09-05-2011, 07:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 378
Posted By earth-mama
Congrats!!...

Congrats!!...
Forum: August 2011   09-04-2011, 09:45 AM
Replies: 26
  sleep
Views: 542
Posted By earth-mama
We sleep with DS and sometimes with DD, when she...

We sleep with DS and sometimes with DD, when she wakes up in the night (which is why we recently got a king size bed).  For DS I have been swaddling him at night.  He is not completely consistent,...
Forum: August 2011   09-03-2011, 06:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,661
Posted By earth-mama
One side has a much stronger let down than the...

One side has a much stronger let down than the other side. If it is even remotely full then Jonas sputter and complains until it has been nurses down a bit. Sometimes the also happens with the other...
Forum: August 2011   09-02-2011, 01:19 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 7,118
Posted By earth-mama
I've been reading everyone's posts, but haven't...

I've been reading everyone's posts, but haven't had time or enough hands to reply.  As it is I am using one hand.  
 
Stormy:  http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/hug2.gif  I don't really...
Forum: August 2011   09-01-2011, 08:21 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 7,547
Posted By earth-mama
Here are a couple picture from about a week ago...

Here are a couple picture from about a week ago and a couple of days ago.
 
http://www.mothering.com/content/type/61/id/36255/width/350/height/700...
Forum: August 2011   08-31-2011, 09:06 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 825
Posted By earth-mama
Hoping that Martha recovers quickly and you can...

Hoping that Martha recovers quickly and you can go home soon!!
Forum: August 2011   08-31-2011, 08:38 AM
Replies: 348
Views: 7,118
Posted By earth-mama
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by jillybeans http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1324551/mamas-with-babies/160#post_16629345)



Reed is...
Forum: August 2011   08-31-2011, 08:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By earth-mama
Clothing:  I basically dress DS in the same...

Clothing:  I basically dress DS in the same approx. thing that I am wearing, but will often cover him with a light blanket.
 
Weight gain:  Jonas lost 5oz, then gained 12oz by the end of the first...
Forum: August 2011   08-31-2011, 07:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 673
Posted By earth-mama
Congratulations!!  Hope you get to go home soon...

Congratulations!!  Hope you get to go home soon and Norrie's breathing clears up.
Forum: August 2011   08-30-2011, 07:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 320
Posted By earth-mama
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Forum: August 2011   08-29-2011, 01:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 786
Posted By earth-mama
We will use FAM and condoms again.  We used this...

We will use FAM and condoms again.  We used this method for about 5 years before DD came along.  I am allergic to latex so all latex products are out of the question and any spermicides bother me...
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