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Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   Today, 01:49 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 2,497
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It is SO so easy to make your own healthy...

It is SO so easy to make your own healthy gummies! We make them all the time.

This is the recipe I used most recently:

http://wellnessmama.com/8959/homemade-fruit-snacks/
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   Today, 08:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 277
Posted By luckiest
He knows, and I share tidbits with him when it's...

He knows, and I share tidbits with him when it's relevant.

I used to me an open diary member before it crashed, and DH knew about that but totally did not "get it." It was sort of like live...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   Today, 08:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 259
Posted By luckiest
Not for me, both for the aforementioned reasons...

Not for me, both for the aforementioned reasons and because I developed an autoimmune disease after a childhood vaccine, so no more vaccines for me ever.


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Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-13-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 158
Posted By luckiest
I never found taking the infant seat out to be...

I never found taking the infant seat out to be convenient, even if DS was sleeping. If he woke up when I transferred him to the carrier, he'd usually go back to sleep anyway. The seat stayed in the...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-13-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 468
Posted By luckiest
How many chickens do you keep? Do you have any...

How many chickens do you keep? Do you have any other pets besides the chickens?

What did you study in college?


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Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-12-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 318
Posted By luckiest
I've had gray hairs since I was a teenager. Now...

I've had gray hairs since I was a teenager. Now I'm 29 and it is mostly confined to my temples and you don't really notice when my hair is down, but when it's in a ponytail it's very apparent. I...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-11-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 730
Posted By luckiest
I use a REALLY amazing natural deodorant from...

I use a REALLY amazing natural deodorant from Wilderness Family Naturals that seriously works. The ingredient list is as benign as it gets (things like beeswax, coconut oil, arrowroot powder) and I...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-10-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 2,907
Posted By luckiest
DuchessTergie I like Gustav! My reservation would...

DuchessTergie I like Gustav! My reservation would be having no Swedish background at all. I'd been thinking August (which I prefer to Augustus), although I'm always very vocal about how much I hate...
Forum: Traditional Foods   09-10-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 266
Posted By luckiest
Also, there's now a Traditional Foods for Mother...

Also, there's now a Traditional Foods for Mother and Baby book out. I thought most of the nutritional info was great, but Sally Fallon is for some reason bizarrely opposed to BLW and strongly...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-10-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 965
Posted By luckiest
Now (16 weeks) I'm feeling little taps and nudges...

Now (16 weeks) I'm feeling little taps and nudges daily, usually just as I'm going to bed at night and sometimes before getting out of bed in the morning. Today I felt a tap on the outside as well!...
Forum: Traditional Foods   09-09-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 266
Posted By luckiest
Really, if you're eating mostly traditional foods...

Really, if you're eating mostly traditional foods already, then just whatever you're eating. I like to combine WAPF with BLW. As mentioned above, I don't think it's super necessary to spend extra...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-09-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 2,907
Posted By luckiest
I hate it when a name you like is suddenly...

I hate it when a name you like is suddenly popular. We named DS Felix, having never met another soul with that name, then the next year it came up on all the "hot name trends" lists. Still - we've...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-09-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 170
Posted By luckiest
This is my second and I'm definitely getting BH...

This is my second and I'm definitely getting BH at 15 weeks. Just if I really have to pee or after sex. With DS I swear I had BH practically hourly for my whole third tri. Fortunately they have never...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-07-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 314
Posted By luckiest
We were there '08-'11, and now we're back in...

We were there '08-'11, and now we're back in Austin. We knew we wouldn't be able to afford living there without me working, so we moved back the first chance we got, when DS was 10 weeks old. We...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-07-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 355
Posted By luckiest
Having your gall bladder out can wreak absolute...

Having your gall bladder out can wreak absolute havoc on your downstream digestive system. If you aren't taking bile salts with every fat-containing meal, it's essentially guaranteed that you aren't...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-07-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 314
Posted By luckiest
Gosh, I can't remember where I got them...I was...

Gosh, I can't remember where I got them...I was living in Sam Francisco at the time, and you'd think in a big city like that you'd have lots of options, but I swear there was NOTHING in the way of...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-07-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 314
Posted By luckiest
I got some under-the-belly maternity undies late...

I got some under-the-belly maternity undies late in my last pregnancy, and I was like why didn't I do this months ago? They were soooo comfortable.


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Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-07-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 730
Posted By luckiest
How are you making yourself feel "beautiful"?

I was looking really pregnant, then got a stomach bug and suddenly looked completely flat-bellied. Now that I'm eating again I'm back to looking pretty pregnant and needing to wear maternity jeans....
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-07-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 965
Posted By luckiest
I was pretty sure I was feeling little pokes, but...

I was pretty sure I was feeling little pokes, but I haven't felt anything in a couple days so I'm wondering if I imagined it. I'm not even 16 weeks yet though, so still early.


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Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-07-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 428
Posted By luckiest
Our neighborhood pool has closed and a lot of the...

Our neighborhood pool has closed and a lot of the city pools have restricted their hours. They all go by the school calendar, which is really unfortunate for, you know, EVERYONE else.


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Forum: The Childhood Years   09-07-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 255
Posted By luckiest
It might be worth taking her to a chiropractor as...

It might be worth taking her to a chiropractor as well. A subluxation can weaken nerve function and prevent her from feeling the sensation to go. Couldn't hurt, anyway.


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Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-06-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 588
Posted By luckiest
I'd give full panel maternity pants a shot. I...

I'd give full panel maternity pants a shot. I find them to be WAY more comfortable than regular pants, and they're essentially what you described - regular pants with no waistband and a jersey top....
Forum: Homebirth   09-06-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,015
Posted By luckiest
Did your midwife ever mention the possibility of...

Did your midwife ever mention the possibility of a Bandl's ring?

http://womantowomancbe.wordpress.com/2009/11/03/bandls-ring/

There are two distinct sections of the uterine muscle; that link...
Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-06-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 349
Posted By luckiest
I'd totally forgotten about emu oil! I've heard...

I'd totally forgotten about emu oil! I've heard great things about it, internally and externally. heatbrown do you know of a reputable online source?


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Forum: February 2015 Due Date Club   09-06-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 182
Posted By luckiest
I agree, vitamin D is the big one. I live in...

I agree, vitamin D is the big one. I live in central texas, we're outside all the time, the sun is strong, and pre-pregnancy I took 2tsp of fermented cod liver oil daily, so I was really surprised...
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