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Forum: Lactivism   Today, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 74
Posted By katelove
How sad is it that people in a paediatrician's...

How sad is it that people in a paediatrician's waiting room are "uncomfortable" with breastfeeding.


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Forum: I'm Pregnant   Today, 03:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 93
Posted By katelove
Do you have symptoms of a UTI. The results do...

Do you have symptoms of a UTI. The results do seem to indicate a high level of bacteria present which does suggest an infection rather than contamination by skin flora during collection.

Untreated...
Forum: Life With a Baby   Yesterday, 02:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 57
Posted By katelove
Really? I have never heard of anyone doing that...

Really? I have never heard of anyone doing that unless they were treating a specific condition. I would not recommend that you apply any sort of face cream to your baby's face unless there is an...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   Yesterday, 05:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 137
Posted By katelove
I think I'd probably just be polite but not...

I think I'd probably just be polite but not chatty. Obviously the party is not the right time to discuss it or create a tense atmosphere so maybe you could be very busy helping the kids get food/do...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   10-23-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By katelove
It's common to get a false negative (test says...

It's common to get a false negative (test says you're not pregnant but you really are). It is very rare to get a false positive (test says you're pregnant but you aren't). This is because the test...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   10-20-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,162
Posted By katelove
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Yep :-)


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Forum: Learning at School   10-20-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By katelove
I would take him back as well but I wouldn't just...

I would take him back as well but I wouldn't just rely on the extra year to prepare him. I would go ahead with the evaluations, look at all the school options for next year and focus on school...
Forum: Activism and News   10-20-2014, 02:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 645
Posted By katelove
I'm sorry you've had such a negative experience....

I'm sorry you've had such a negative experience. Are you looking for a discussion of AP practices and the oppression of women or are you just venting? :-)


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Forum: Arts & Crafts   10-19-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 105
Posted By katelove
It doesn't sound ridiculous but I guess whether...

It doesn't sound ridiculous but I guess whether it is workable for you depends on why you want to do it. It won't cost you less, for example. And it can be very time-consuming, especially if you have...
Forum: C-section Birth   10-15-2014, 12:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 285
Posted By katelove
You shouldn't really lift anything heavier than...

You shouldn't really lift anything heavier than your baby for 6 weeks after surgery.

If she's still in nappies I'd suggest changing her on the floor.

Can you work out a way for her to climb...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   10-14-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 145
Posted By katelove
Potato rosti. Or lentil shepherd's pie. ...

Potato rosti. Or lentil shepherd's pie.


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Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   10-14-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 158
Posted By katelove
Baked potatoes with cheese/sour cream/coleslaw ...

Baked potatoes with cheese/sour cream/coleslaw
Spanish rice
Baked beans (not sure if any/all commercial varieties are gluten free)
My husband makes this chilli bean thing with tomatoes, capsicum,...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   10-13-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 158
Posted By katelove
Zucchini slice (usually has some flour but you...

Zucchini slice (usually has some flour but you could use a gluten free option)
Frittata
Risotto
Fried rice
Lentil/chick pea burgers with salad
Grilled haloumi with salad
Marinated tofu with...
Forum: The Childhood Years   10-13-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 450
Posted By katelove
It sounds normal but sort of at the extreme end...

It sounds normal but sort of at the extreme end of normal to me. My daughter started kindy in January so we've had a bit of a delayed response but, since then end of July, we have not all been well...
Forum: Breastfeeding   10-08-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 285
Posted By katelove
Ha! I took my "fully packed" nappy bag to church...

Ha! I took my "fully packed" nappy bag to church one day only to discover I had no nappies when my baby did a mega-poo.

As to the OPs question, I don't tend to use feeding rooms as I am...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-07-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,577
Posted By katelove
Yes, I can do daily too :-) Sent from my...

Yes, I can do daily too :-)


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Forum: Preteens and Teens   10-07-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,063
Posted By katelove
A "selfie" is a photo of oneself taken by...

A "selfie" is a photo of oneself taken by oneself. It doesn't really have anything to do with Facebook except that some people post them there. It is not even close to accurate to say that photos...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   10-07-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By katelove
I like 3/person: one in use, one in the wash and...

I like 3/person: one in use, one in the wash and one in the cupboard. But I'm sure 2/person would be more than adequate most of the time. We live in the tropics and don't have a drier so it can...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-06-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 450
Posted By katelove
Is that her only sign of sleep deprivation? My...

Is that her only sign of sleep deprivation? My older DD was asleep by 6:30 most nights at that age. She's just a naturally early to bed, early to rise girl.

If she has other signs of sleep...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   10-06-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 302
Posted By katelove
Is she still having a daytime sleep? Is that...

Is she still having a daytime sleep? Is that becoming too late or too long for her? My 22mo won't sleep until 9-10pm if she sleeps later than 2pm in the afternoon.

If she does still have a daytime...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   10-06-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,577
Posted By katelove
63.7kg (140.43lb) Oh dear. Have backslidden...

63.7kg (140.43lb)

Oh dear. Have backslidden quite badly :-(


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Forum: Breastfeeding   10-04-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 438
Posted By katelove
If she's clamping that could be a sign of...

If she's clamping that could be a sign of oversupply. Which may be why the reclining helps. You could also try block feeding if you think that oversupply could be an issue.


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Forum: Vaccinations   10-04-2014, 04:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 418
Posted By katelove
The tetanus vaccine won't prevent tetanus from...

The tetanus vaccine won't prevent tetanus from this wound. It takes about 2 weeks to develop immunity once it is given.

Tetanus immunoglobulin can prevent tetanus though and it is what we give to...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   10-01-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 458
Posted By katelove
Yeah, I know it happens. And I think these...

Yeah, I know it happens. And I think these "blanket consent" forms contribute to creating the culture which allows it. I think you should not sign it. They are covered in the event of an emergency...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   10-01-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 458
Posted By katelove
Yeah, I know it happens. And I think these...

Yeah, I know it happens. And I think these blanket consent forms contribute to the culture which allows it to happen. I think you should just not sign it. You can give consent on a case by case basis...
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