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Forum: Life With a Baby   Today, 07:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By newmamalizzy
Does she not eat everything? I feel like my DD...

Does she not eat everything? I feel like my DD spends more than half the day with her mouth wide open just searching for something to put it on. Comical, but I'm envisioning lots of leaves and...
Forum: The Childhood Years   Today, 02:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 155
Posted By newmamalizzy
Not a lot of typing ability right now, but my 5...

Not a lot of typing ability right now, but my 5 year old is a lot like this, so I I understand how tough it is. Seems like it spirals because the more intolerable her behavior the more distant and...
Forum: The Childhood Years   Today, 02:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 115
Posted By newmamalizzy
My 5 year old does this, too. I don't like it,...

My 5 year old does this, too. I don't like it, personally. I think it muddies the waters of whether or not it's okay to pee in her pants. In my DD's case, she still has many little accidents (not wet...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   Today, 10:52 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 1,435
Posted By newmamalizzy
Mariamadly, your weather is making me sleepy :)...

Mariamadly, your weather is making me sleepy :) Definitely calls for more coffee this afternoon.
- made coffee and breakfast for Bean
- cleaned up in kitchen, put away dry dishes
- got BBQ chuck...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   Today, 10:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 426
Posted By newmamalizzy
Last week I had my usual pattern of good til...

Last week I had my usual pattern of good til Thursday, then gain back by Monday. Hoping to stick to my rules all week this time.

Love the produce analogy. Sweet silver, you've lost both of my...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   Today, 05:43 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 1,435
Posted By newmamalizzy
Good for you, Meowmix! That's a lot of writing to...

Good for you, Meowmix! That's a lot of writing to do in a weekend!
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   Yesterday, 04:48 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 1,435
Posted By newmamalizzy
Care to share your recipe for rolls,...

Care to share your recipe for rolls, kitchensqueen? My first try yesterday was a total flop.

Moving slowly but steadily to a state of better organization here. Busy day here.
- bought a bunch of...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   Yesterday, 10:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 179
Posted By newmamalizzy
I don't have experience with my kids yet, but...

I don't have experience with my kids yet, but since you haven't received much response I thought I'd chime in my own routine for music practice. Usually I start by playing through a piece that I've...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   Yesterday, 07:09 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 1,435
Posted By newmamalizzy
Busy Saturday here, too, but I'm not sure much...

Busy Saturday here, too, but I'm not sure much got accomplished.
- made coffee and bacon, breakfast for Bean and DH
- talked out a bunch of ideas for the yard with DH
- made food plan and grocery...
Forum: Meal Planning   04-18-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 3,964
Views: 62,755
Posted By newmamalizzy
Trying to actually meal plan this week. On the...

Trying to actually meal plan this week. On the docket we have:

Cheeseburgers with veggies and dip
Crockpot chicken with kale mashed potatoes and carrots
Crockpot BBQ chuck roast on buns with...
Forum: Life With a Baby   04-18-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By newmamalizzy
Outdoor ideas for crawling baby

My DD1 was a Marxh baby so this was ever an issue. Now I have a 6 month old who loves to be on the go. She's not exactly crawling, but can go wherever she sets her mind. She's off a blanket in...
Forum: Meal Planning   04-17-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 3,964
Views: 62,755
Posted By newmamalizzy
Fish from a box. Yup. That's what I've descended...

Fish from a box. Yup. That's what I've descended to. And a kale and bacon gratin. Delicious, but way more fat than kale.
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   04-16-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 787
Posted By newmamalizzy
I can't speak to the Unassisted birth component...

I can't speak to the Unassisted birth component of things, but have you looked into other regular hospitals within a closer radius? Not all hospitals are the same, and it sounds like you would prefer...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-16-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 1,435
Posted By newmamalizzy
Ugh. Bad, bad night. Poor Bug wants to sleep flat...

Ugh. Bad, bad night. Poor Bug wants to sleep flat on her back but gags on mucous that way. When I try to suction, she screams like women in horror movies. When I try to position her better she...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-15-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 1,435
Posted By newmamalizzy
My little Bug is sick :( Made for a weird day...

My little Bug is sick :( Made for a weird day because she couldn't seem to sleep. Coughing, sniffling, yuck.
- usual morning getting Bean off to school, kitchen cleanup, tidied TV room
- started...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   04-15-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 266
Posted By newmamalizzy
No! I would be out of there. I suppose it's...

No! I would be out of there. I suppose it's possible you caught them on a bad day, but the way you describe the "activity" seems like this is just how they do things. I visited a similar preschool...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-15-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 1,435
Posted By newmamalizzy
Okay, you guys have to stop. I want everything...

Okay, you guys have to stop. I want everything now!!! Airstream trailer??? Yes!! New Danskos?? Why didn't I think of that? Lightweight jackets? Mine are all to small because of my gigantic feeding...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-14-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 1,435
Posted By newmamalizzy
Feeling really scatter brained this week. Not...

Feeling really scatter brained this week. Not accomplishing much :(

Today
- up, coffee, breakfast, packed lunch, got Bean ready for school
- cleaned up in kitchen and TV room
- long nap with...
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   04-14-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 426
Posted By newmamalizzy
Mind if I jump back on board? I'm hoping to...

Mind if I jump back on board?

I'm hoping to lose about 12 lbs by June 26 to be back at pre-pregnancy weight. 9 months to put on, 9 to come off :)

I've been really struggling with any form of...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   04-14-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 733
Posted By newmamalizzy
When my daughter is rude or hits and I ignore it...

When my daughter is rude or hits and I ignore it I'm not ignoring the behavior itself at all. I am deliberately withdrawing attention in the moment of fervor. If there's hitting or throwing she goes...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   04-14-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 733
Posted By newmamalizzy
I think you could take how your husband felt...

I think you could take how your husband felt about your discipline methods and then apply that to how you see many of us. In other words, he thought that discipline could not be effective unless you...
Forum: Life With a Baby   04-13-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 392
Posted By newmamalizzy
Just offer him milk upon waking. If he's hungry,...

Just offer him milk upon waking. If he's hungry, he'll drink it. If he's content, just go about your day and feed him at your normal time or when he seems hungry. He'll probably be about ready for a...
Forum: Meal Planning   04-13-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 3,964
Views: 62,755
Posted By newmamalizzy
I think we're going with big salad - black bean,...

I think we're going with big salad - black bean, chicken, avocado, crushed tortilla chips, Monterey jack.

Really bad at meal planning lately, but I need to use s rutabaga this week!
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-13-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 1,435
Posted By newmamalizzy
fortuneteller, it's amazing what you can...

fortuneteller, it's amazing what you can accomplish with looming in-laws, isn't it?

Meowmix, I think you win the "most deserved grumpiness" prize after the dog pee incident. I'm trying hard not to...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-12-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 1,435
Posted By newmamalizzy
I hit a wall today. One of those "I am...

I hit a wall today. One of those "I am completely, totally done with childcare and housework" walls. The last straw was Bean telling me that she didn't like the taste or the texture of the sweet...
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