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Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-02-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 465
Posted By kat216
I did Hypnobabies as a first time mom and...

I did Hypnobabies as a first time mom and absolutely loved it. The class was very comprehensive, and I had pretty much the exact peaceful birth I had envisioned. I'm sure this is not everyone's...
Forum: Spirituality   06-22-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 205
Posted By kat216
I'm not religious, but I find Gregorian chants...

I'm not religious, but I find Gregorian chants really inspiring!
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   06-18-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 400
Posted By kat216
I don't have the recipes on me (packing for a...

I don't have the recipes on me (packing for a move and my cookbooks are packed) but the black bean burger from Veganomicon is fantastic. Also, Mark Bitman's How to Cook Everything Vegetarian has a...
Forum: Selective & Delayed Vaccination   03-28-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 280
Posted By kat216
We see Dr. Vines in Hillsborough, and they have...

We see Dr. Vines in Hillsborough, and they have been nothing but supportive with our selective vaxing.
Forum: Life With a Baby   02-24-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 241
Posted By kat216
At that age I'd skip a bottle and go straight...

At that age I'd skip a bottle and go straight for a cup or sippy. We started our babe with little shot glass-type cups at 6 months and a straw sippy (like Lollacup) at 10 months. She loves holding...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   02-22-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 133
Posted By kat216
Aww, sorry to hear that. I hope someone has good...

Aww, sorry to hear that. I hope someone has good advice for you! Best of luck http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: Trying To Conceive   02-22-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 133
Posted By kat216
I don't know about that particular supplement,...

I don't know about that particular supplement, but I wanted to reassure you about having a short LP--mine has never been longer than 10-11 days, and we conceived on the first try....
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-24-2013, 10:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By kat216
I hope you are doing ok! I had a SCH with my...

I hope you are doing ok! I had a SCH with my pregnancy at 7 weeks and was scared to death, but my follow up ultrasound at 9 weeks showed it had completely diminished. I found online that 93% of them...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-06-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 451
Posted By kat216
Their pajamas are our favorites. The fabric is...

Their pajamas are our favorites. The fabric is so soft and durable, and each size seems to last a really long time! To save money, we buy them used on eBay. They are so high quality the used ones...
Forum: Babywearing   11-21-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,549
Posted By kat216
To echo what other posters have said, my babe...

To echo what other posters have said, my babe didn't like the soft structured carrier (we have a Boba) or mei tai until 5 or 6 months. Have you tried a ring sling? That was our go-to for a long time...
Forum: Breastfeeding   11-01-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 398
Posted By kat216
I had to respond because for a while with my...

I had to respond because for a while with my babe I felt so similar! I had anticipated nursing being this beautiful , enjoyable thing, and at first it really wasn't! I remember crying to my DH, I...
Forum: NICU & Preemie Parenting   11-01-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,036
Posted By kat216
I don't have any statistics for you, but a...

I don't have any statistics for you, but a friend of mine had a micropremie at 23 or 24 weeks, and he is now a totally normal, rambunctious three year old....
Forum: Breastfeeding   09-19-2013, 05:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 194
Posted By kat216
Our doc told us the same thing, except you could...

Our doc told us the same thing, except you could allow for one 4-5 hour stretch at night, and so long as you knew babe would eat at least 8 times in 24 hours. We had a peanut compared to yours (6...
Forum: Breastfeeding   07-19-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 157
Posted By kat216
I have no advice, I just wanted to tell you that...

I have no advice, I just wanted to tell you that you're awesome for not giving up! http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/smile.gif Hang in there mama, I hope you find the advice and support you...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-06-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 519
Posted By kat216
I thought it was odd, too--until I had crippling...

I thought it was odd, too--until I had crippling constipation during my pregnancy. The Squatty Potty was the only thing that helped! I'm 5 weeks pp now and have had no hemmeroids AT ALL from the...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   11-21-2012, 05:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 257
Posted By kat216
I'd try not to worry about it. I had this once...

I'd try not to worry about it. I had this once after I overdid it in Zumba, and the midwife didn't even bat an eyelash. I haven't had any problems since then! It's so hard to relax, but it is more...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-10-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,159
Posted By kat216
Hang in there! I had a subchorionic bleed at 7.5...

Hang in there! I had a subchorionic bleed at 7.5 weeks, with continued spotting through 10 weeks or so. It is so scary, but from what I've found more than 90% resolve on their own with no further...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   08-23-2012, 02:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 294
Posted By kat216
Oh honey, I'm so sorry this is happening to you!...

Oh honey, I'm so sorry this is happening to you! I had a similar thing happen at 7.5 weeks-- and I want to reassure you, the outcome has been good!

I woke up to lots of red blood, like I was...
Forum: Family Planning   08-06-2012, 02:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 930
Posted By kat216
Just noticed this! You can go ahead and remove...

Just noticed this! You can go ahead and remove me--we're expecting a little one in late Feb! http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/baby.gif
Forum: Family Planning   06-03-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,139
Posted By kat216
Hi everyone! I, too, am officially TTC this...

Hi everyone! I, too, am officially TTC this month! Thank you all for your kind words and help as I've learned about FAM. http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: Family Planning   05-07-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,362
Posted By kat216
I have to say, I was very skeptical/scared to...

I have to say, I was very skeptical/scared to rely on FAM/NFP for birth control... 6 months later, I am SO amazed at how easy it has been. Seriously, I wish I hadn't wasted so much time on hormonal...
Forum: Family Planning   04-07-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,370
Posted By kat216
How is it April already? Last month just flew...

How is it April already? Last month just flew by!

Hugs to you, buterflymomma.http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/hug.gif What a sad thing to have happen once, let alone twice...

I've had...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   04-07-2012, 07:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 802
Posted By kat216
I use the Diva cup and absolutely love it! I...

I use the Diva cup and absolutely love it! I would always forget about tampons and leave them in way to long (maybe tmi, haha), but the Divacup can be left in for 12 hours with zero worry about TSS....
Forum: Family Planning   02-15-2012, 10:49 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,931
Posted By kat216
I'd love to join in here! DH and I were high...

I'd love to join in here! DH and I were high school sweethearts, married so far for almost 5 years and together for 11. We're planning to start TTC in June this year, and I cannot wait! DH is an...
Forum: Family Planning   01-22-2012, 04:12 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,251
Posted By kat216
Here's hoping for both of us, buterflymomma!...

Here's hoping for both of us, buterflymomma! It's only my 4th cycle off the ring, so maybe my cycles haven't fully recovered yet? That might be where you're at too, buteflymomma.
 
I'm prob....
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