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Forum: Homebirth   05-25-2012, 12:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,690
Posted By knittyrobin
That's great you're feeling more confident!  Our...

That's great you're feeling more confident!  Our culture gives such negative images to women about childbirth.  In hypnobabies (which is the childbirth prep we did this time around), one of the big...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-19-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 385
Posted By knittyrobin
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by liantics http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   05-19-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By knittyrobin
Sorry.  I should probably clarify.  You...

Sorry.  I should probably clarify.  You commented on the $1500 a month being ridiculous...which I agree!  Ours was $1200 a month.  By switching to insurance with a $5800 deductible, we are paying...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   05-19-2012, 10:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 971
Posted By knittyrobin
Montessori for early childhood recommends a...

Montessori for early childhood recommends a mattress on the floor--they call it a child bed.  Our family bed is just a mattress on the floor and on the rare occasion our guy falls out, he doesn't...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-19-2012, 10:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 385
Posted By knittyrobin
Poor baby.  The other thing we found with yeast...

Poor baby.  The other thing we found with yeast infections on our little one was that he often caught them from someone else in the household and they were cross-infecting each other.  Every time he...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   05-19-2012, 01:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By knittyrobin
Just wanted to add in our experience.  We have a...

Just wanted to add in our experience.  We have a high deductible plan plus an HSA through our credit union and have been SO happy with this arrangement.  It was $1200 a month to insure our family of...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   05-19-2012, 01:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,790
Posted By knittyrobin
We found that gardening and visiting...

We found that gardening and visiting gardens/farms/etc and watching youtube videos and reading books about where food comes from and then help with the cooking and prep really helps our son...
Forum: Gardening   05-19-2012, 01:17 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,288
Posted By knittyrobin
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by frugalmama http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1340590/small-space-gardening-2012#post_16817200)

Nothing so...
Forum: Kansas, Colorado, Nebraska   05-19-2012, 12:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 222
Posted By knittyrobin
There are two different forums for the area....

There are two different forums for the area.  http://285bound.com/ and pinecam.com.  The first is friendlier.  They are kind of bedroom communities to Denver at this point but are still surprisingly...
Forum: Homebirth   05-19-2012, 12:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 447
Posted By knittyrobin
I'm curious how this is working out for you.  I...

I'm curious how this is working out for you.  I actually AM a doctor having a homebirth in the next few weeks.  I can tell you, it all depends on the attitude of the individual, not their training....
Forum: Homebirth   05-19-2012, 12:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,690
Posted By knittyrobin
We've found it helpful to watch birth videos on...

We've found it helpful to watch birth videos on youtube and discuss them.  Not that our experience will be the same as anyone else's but to give our minds something to work on that's not based on...
Forum: Homebirth   05-19-2012, 12:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 674
Posted By knittyrobin
I really think it depends on the midwife.  I got...

I really think it depends on the midwife.  I got recommendations and did interviews for ours and specifically chose one who is more doula-like in addition to ensuring safety.  In our area, there are...
Forum: Homebirth   05-19-2012, 12:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 574
Posted By knittyrobin
I can't speak to your area in particular.  I'm...

I can't speak to your area in particular.  I'm blessed to be in Colorado where there is at least legal support for homebirth.  In fact, one of the hospitals here in Denver is actually now supportive...
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