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  • New Moms - The First Year
     17 Mar 2012 12:10 AM

      Formula users
    Enfamil A+ liquid concentrate is the type used in the NICU my son was in, so that's what we used. I didn't feel comfortable with...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     16 Mar 2012 11:12 PM

      Switching to milk - how does it work when out?
    This is what we use. We've always used liquid concentrate formula, so I always had to pack this along. It even worked on a loooooong...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     16 Mar 2012 11:08 PM

    Teething and bad habits
    A lot of your post resonated with me because I have a HORRIBLE teether. My point of view is that you do what you have...

  • Miscellaneous
     12 Mar 2012 3:28 PM

      Re: How do you clean your hardwood floors?
    I use the Swiffer that is specifically meant for hardwood. It's the purple one (Swiffer Wet Jet for hardwood?). ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     10 Mar 2012 11:21 PM

      Can`t believe it... dropped the bottle!
    That's awesome! I WISH my son would do this! We're having such a hard time with this. ...

  • The Central Provinces
     7 Mar 2012 6:14 PM

      Re: For anyone considering boudoir photography
    You're so naturally gorgeous! The photographer is amazing and did a great job of capturing your beauty. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     7 Mar 2012 11:38 AM

      Re: How do you eat a... kiwi?
    I would say your way is much more normal! I've never NOT eaten it with a spoon. I've never seen anyone peel it-too much work!...

  • Miscellaneous
     5 Mar 2012 10:48 PM

      Re: Nick & Vanessa...
    Awww, that's great news! I love them! I felt so bad for Nick after Jessica left him. It's nice to see him happy now. ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     28 Feb 2012 9:18 PM

      When to transition off bottle and onto sippy ONLY?
    For those that did bottle-feeding, when did you drop the bottle entirely? My hairdresser told me that her son was off the bottle and only...

  • Miscellaneous
     27 Feb 2012 5:18 PM

      Re: What's your favourite fruit?
    Kiwi, raspberries, or mango ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     19 Feb 2012 1:32 AM

      C-Section Question
    I would get this checked out, just to be on the safe side. At 11 months, my incision has healed to the point where even...

  • Starting a Family
     13 Feb 2012 2:08 AM

      What is the best OPK for a good price?
    The ClearBlue digital ones were the only ones that worked well for me, but they are ooodles of money. Like you, I LOATHE First Response....

  • New Moms - The First Year
     10 Feb 2012 1:58 AM

      post partum AF..when did she start to visit again
    Right on my first ever Mother's Day. It was 9 weeks after my son's birth. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     9 Feb 2012 12:49 AM

      When did you give peanut butter?
    10 months. I actually wish we'd done it sooner. We have no family history of allergies to anything let alone peanuts, so I was just...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Feb 2012 2:26 AM

      New Milk Product for 12-24 Months - Baboo?
    I just heard about this on Facebook, and I am SOOOOO wanting to get my hands on some to see if J will like it!...

  • Craft Corner
     3 Feb 2012 1:03 AM

      Re: What to do with wedding dress AFTER the wedding!
    I love this! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     1 Feb 2012 1:27 PM

      Re: How much do you spend on groceries?
    On average, it's about $800/month (not including formula) for just DH and I. I don't include our son in that since he barely eats anything....

  • Miscellaneous
     28 Jan 2012 4:15 PM

      Re: It's a Girl! Documentary
    After watching this, I got so upset that part of me wanted to strangle that mother just like she did to her 8 daughters. I...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     21 Jan 2012 9:36 PM

      Circumsizing @ 5 weeks...too late?
    DS was in the NICU for the first 2 weeks, so obviously he didn't get it done then. Once he was healthy enough to come...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     18 Nov 2011 1:54 AM

      Toys for 6+ month old
    A grab apple was J's favourite, and still is! They sell them at Babies R' Us. It's similar to the toy above, but it has...

  • Miscellaneous
     11 Nov 2011 1:27 AM

      Re: Where do you buy Christmas Decorations?
    Pier 1 Imports is great for super high quality stuff. We bought all our stuff at Canadian Tire. You'd be surprised at what they have...

  • The Prairies
     9 Nov 2011 3:11 PM

      Re: Edm Photog offering Christmas mini sessions?
    Thanks Wolfwillow. We actually just booked with Constance Pohl Photography this morning. But thanks for the response! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     9 Nov 2011 12:31 AM

      Re: What are you obsessed with?
    Reality tv. It's actually a problem! Chocolate Taking photos Online shopping Researching trips we'll go on in the future (I can spend hours online on...

  • Miscellaneous
     9 Nov 2011 12:29 AM

      Re: Whats your favorite As Seen on TV product?
    Eggies! (it's a way to hard-boil eggs without the shell). They just came in the mail. I haven't tried them yet, though. ...

  • The Prairies
     6 Nov 2011 2:47 AM

      Edm Photog offering Christmas mini sessions?
    Does anyone know of a good Edmonton (or surrounding area) photographer offering Christmas family portraits? Thanks! ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     1 Nov 2011 6:39 PM

      Chubby mamas and finding out the gender
    I was plus-sized (with QUITE the jelly belly) before I was pregnant, and when I did get pregnant, they had no trouble whatsoever finding out...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     26 Oct 2011 12:37 PM

      Is Formula Agreeing?
    My baby is also on Enfamil A+. He will sometimes have one massive poop a day or sometimes 2-3 poops a day. He's been on...

  • Miscellaneous
     26 Oct 2011 3:18 AM

      Re: Tell me about Leduc
    Count me in for this GTG! We're in Leduc, and I wouldn't have it any other way! We moved exactly one year ago, and I...

  • Starting a Family
     26 Oct 2011 12:02 AM

      Fertile Aid
    I used Fertile CM. I got pregnant on the first try. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     25 Oct 2011 12:54 AM

      Question for EFF's
    We make only one day's worth, as the guidelines state that once you open the can (we use cans of liquid concentrate, not powder) it...

  • Miscellaneous
     14 Oct 2011 12:52 AM

      Re: What temp do you keep your house in the winter?
    Now that we have a baby, it's on at at least 21 degrees on chilly days. Night time too. Prior to baby, it was 20...

  • Miscellaneous
     14 Oct 2011 12:51 AM

      Re: Do you eat frozen vegetables?
    I love Europe's Best, and we buy that brand of frozen veggies and fruit all the time. It's really high quality. I also buy the...

  • Miscellaneous
     7 Oct 2011 7:25 PM

      Re: Anyone have a tummytuck or similar?
    I remember Dolphin! I actually saved that post as inspiration. She had lost weight and gotten in really good shape before her surgery, but like...

  • Miscellaneous
     7 Oct 2011 6:42 PM

      Re: Anyone have a tummytuck or similar?
    I had an emergency c-section, and I will have a scheduled c-section for any future children we might have (for medical reasons). My stomach is...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Oct 2011 11:49 PM

      Re: Accents.....do they make guys more attractive?
    You bet your a$$ they do! The Australian accent is the best, in my opinion. A guy doesn't even have to be that good looking...

  • The Prairies
     20 Sep 2011 4:09 PM

      Re: Fancy restaurant - Edmonton
    Muggins-Do you mean Glenora Grill? That place is great. I'm also not sure if it's still there. My favourites are Characters, Madison's Grill, and the...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     12 Sep 2011 8:38 AM

      Moms with Pregnancy Swelling, When did it go away?
    Well, I had pre-eclampsia and put on 30 lbs. of water, so I'm sure that's a little different But, it took 8 weeks for the...

  • Miscellaneous
     24 Aug 2011 11:51 AM

      Re: Kids: If you had to do it over again...
    It's the best thing I ever did. Being a mom is soooo challenging at times, yet it comes with more rewarding moments than I ever...

  • Miscellaneous
     12 Aug 2011 1:58 AM

      Re: Sorry... Sears Wish Book question
    If I remember correctly, they come out the last week of August/first week of September. But I think you have to request one now. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     11 Aug 2011 10:55 PM

      c-section recovery stories/tips?
    Congratulations on the birth of your baby! My BEST advice is to do as little as possible for the first 2-3 weeks. Do not clean...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     10 Aug 2011 7:45 PM

      What questions do new parents like to be asked?
    I think you're really sweet for even caring enough to wonder about this! Your friends are lucky to have you! I would have really loved...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     10 Aug 2011 7:20 PM

      "Are you breastfeeding?"
    I couldn't breastfeed completely. I was on a lot of medication due to complications after the delivery, and it affected my milk supply so I...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     10 Aug 2011 1:15 PM

      Formula & Solids questions (advice needed!)
    I'm really puzzled by your doctor! I would personally never listen to that advice. We are formula feeders over here, and my son takes 5...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     10 Aug 2011 1:08 PM

      Rolling over disrupting sleep? Help!
    Thanks everyone! I guess I just have to tough it out. We also tried the sleep positioner, but he just bulldozes over it! ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     10 Aug 2011 11:17 AM

      Rolling over disrupting sleep? Help!
    My son has just discovered how to roll over from back to tummy. He has been able to roll from tummy to back for quite...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     9 Aug 2011 5:41 PM

      Your period after pregnancy
    I'm sorry your cycles are irregular now. However, I have quite a few friends who told me that it took a long time for their...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Aug 2011 8:37 AM

      Babies born 36-38 weeks
    My son was born at 36 weeks and 1 day. He weighed 6 lbs. exactly. It was an emergency, so all we had on hand...

  • Miscellaneous
     5 Aug 2011 8:47 PM

      Re: It's my 5 year anniversary!
    Awww, happy anniversary! Sounds like a nice celebration is in store! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     4 Aug 2011 3:05 PM

      Re: Spin - why don't you do what you want to do?
    If I'm being brutally honest with myself and putting my pride aside, I will admit that I'm not as intelligent as you are, Sidney. So...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     3 Aug 2011 7:20 PM

      Knox's modern nursery - pic overload
    Oh my gosh! You put so much work into that! It looks amazing! It's definitely one of the nicest nurseries I've seen on here! ...

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