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emmy_jayne

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  • New Moms - The First Year
     22 Apr 2011 7:18 PM

      PP bleeding - how little is too little?
    I was the same this time around.. By day 3 the bleeding was just like a regular period. My midwife said that I probably just...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     8 Apr 2011 12:58 AM

      I hate this question!
    I hate it too! Hmm.. He screams all the time, interrupts us in the middle of whatever we're doing, poops his pants and needs to...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Apr 2011 9:17 PM

      March Mommies - Month of April - We're here now!!
    weight loss - I've lost about 25 lbs, only 5 lbs left to go. Despite being almost back to my PP weight, my body shape...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Apr 2011 12:33 PM

      March Mommies - Month of April - We're here now!!
    lol chicky you beat me to it! ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Apr 2011 12:31 PM

      March Mommies - Month of April - We're here now!!
    WOW Robyn that is crazy fast!! No kidding you were in pain.. Dialatin that quickly, must have been super intense! Hope you heal up quick!...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     5 Apr 2011 9:10 PM

      March Mommies - Month of April - We're here now!!
    Thanks for starting us up here!! How are the LO's sleeping? Nighttime sleep is very good.. usually Felix has a 4-5 hour stretch starting around...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     28 Mar 2011 1:07 PM

      the "newborn sleep" is over :(
    Both my babies were the same.. slept allll day and night the first two weeks, then all hell breaks loose! The last week has been...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     22 Mar 2011 10:24 AM

      friends/family less "excited" over 2nd baby?
    I do find that, yes. Other than our parents and my sisters, no one has really expressed an interest in coming to see this one!...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     22 Mar 2011 9:11 AM

      PSA: Rockin' Green Detergent on Sale at MOAS!
    I'm not seeing the 3-pack either, they must have sold out. However I could pick up three of the $11.99 sale bags, there's a $10...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     2 Mar 2011 9:28 PM

      Felix's pro newborn photos! (x-post)
    I took DS to do his newborn photos today (4 days old!) with the wonderful Elizabeth Fulton , and we had so much fun! I...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     25 Feb 2011 12:39 PM

      My birthday present is OALASWI!
    Happy OALASWI!! She's a doll.. and has grown so much!! ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     18 Feb 2011 5:09 PM

      How long for toddler bed?
    We made the switch last month (DD was 19 months), we never used a toddler bed though... went straight from the crib to a twin-size...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     17 Feb 2011 3:22 PM

      Funky Tricycle - is it really a deal?
    I feel the exact same way. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     17 Feb 2011 1:52 PM

      Pro newborn pics - FINALLY
    He is beautiful!! ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     13 Feb 2011 3:31 PM

      Spit up when will it end????
    DD's spitting up started to get better around 9-10 months, but didn't stop completely until 12 months. Hang in there!!! ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     11 Feb 2011 7:41 PM

      Babbling???
    DD didn't babble with consonants until she was around 9 months old (before that it was all grunts and vowel sounds). Nowadays she never shuts...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     8 Feb 2011 3:54 PM

      How embarrassed should I be...
    No need to be embarrased! DD wouldn't know what it is either. I haven't ironed in years.. nothing I buy needs ironing, and DH's work...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Feb 2011 8:52 PM

      Posting pics from FB now... how?!
    If you hit 'refresh' on your browser, it will get rid of the pop-up black screen and bring the photo back to the 'old' facebook...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Feb 2011 2:19 PM

      Bad advice from pharmacist re: BFing when sick
    That is brutal advice!! WTF... if anything, wouldn't you want to keep BF'ing as much as possible so that your LO gets the antibodies you...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Feb 2011 12:35 PM

      CD mamas - Diaper sprayer worth it?
    My DD's poops were/are still goopy after 14 months (which, after lots of trial and error with her diet, I now simply attribute to all...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     2 Feb 2011 8:47 PM

      BFing in public- which position?
    As with PP's, we always did cradle position. I never used a pillow, and just supported her body with my arm/body (sitting cross-legged helps especially...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     26 Jan 2011 10:57 AM

      What does a summer baby wear?
    Sleepers full-time for the first month or so, and then onesies (with or without pants depending on how hot it was) for the rest of...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     17 Jan 2011 10:14 PM

      When did you take your baby for their first swim??
    DD was 2.5 months old, she loved it!! ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     16 Jan 2011 3:17 AM

      Question about "making strange" and a small rant
    Another total mommy's girl over here. Probably not what you want to hear, but for my DD it hasn't really gotten better, and actually got...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     14 Jan 2011 3:21 PM

      CD Desperation Question(s)
    We had the same problems when DD had a yeast rash. I didn't realise that the yeast would stay in the diapers, so it kept...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     13 Jan 2011 9:50 AM

      Do you have a Will?
    We had our wills done when we were married, with our lawyer. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Jan 2011 1:12 PM

    teeth grinding?
    It is a phase, and will pass. My DD did it too when her top teeth came in. Lasted for a week or two. From...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     6 Jan 2011 7:38 PM

      Photo Thread: Take the Photo First!
    Hilarious!! I love the baby with legs stuck in the crib.. looks pretty happy! I am so guilty of taking pics when I should really...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     6 Jan 2011 7:50 AM

      Please tell me it's a phase!
    Definitely a phase! My DD did it for a couple weeks at that age, and again a few months later. Babies go through all sorts...

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Dec 2010 7:45 PM

      Re: Anyone know where to buy..
    Hmm I don't know, but I will check! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Dec 2010 2:05 PM

      Re: Anyone know where to buy..
    Thanks!! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     18 Dec 2010 12:15 PM

      Anyone know where to buy..
    Anyone know where to buy Hawaiian shirts, in winter, with Christmas less than a week to go? Scoured the malls and some local shops with...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     17 Dec 2010 7:41 PM

      chubby babies and skin breakdown?
    DD used to get that when she was a chunky little baby. I second PP's suggestion of baby powder.. or you can use plain ol'...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     11 Nov 2010 4:52 PM

    CD question
    We used disposables until the meconium was gone (about five days), and then did half cloth, half disposables until the bags of newborn disposable dipes...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     5 Nov 2010 3:12 PM

      Tearing/episiotomy healing time
    I had an episiotomy, and also a 3rd degree tear. I also had a hematoma (basically a really, really bad bruise) develop along my tear...

  • Miscellaneous
     5 Nov 2010 12:09 PM

      Re: Magic Bullet - YAY or NAY?
    Love mine and use it almost every day. Mostly for grinding my coffee, making smoothies, and making purees. Makes great whipped cream too! It is...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     30 Oct 2010 3:16 PM

      Does she really look like a boy?
    Babies are so gender-neutral, it would be nice if people just asked! Honestly, looking at the pic I probably would have thought boy, mostly based...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     30 Oct 2010 2:46 PM

      Why is it so hard to part with baby clothes?
    I hear you! I kept all of DD's clothes because we plan on having more than 2 children, and maybe I'll have another girl the...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     29 Oct 2010 12:31 PM

      STTN?
    For me I considered STTN to be from the time I put her to bed at night, until the next morning at a 'reasonable' hour.....

  • New Moms - The First Year
     27 Oct 2010 1:08 PM

      CIO question
    I would change her if it was my DD, but that's because she is super prone to rashes and would have a very red bum...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     27 Oct 2010 12:48 PM

      (Catholic) Baptism attire for older baby (10 mo.)
    At the church we had DD baptised, the priest told us that babies/children are supposed to have some white on them (even if it's not...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     25 Oct 2010 9:46 PM

      My very own mompetitor!
    LOL "nanny nanny boo boo"... WTF!?? ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     18 Oct 2010 8:36 PM

      How old was your child when...?
    DD didn't say mamama, dadada type of babbling until she was 9 months old. Before that it was all grunting, or oooohhh ahhhh type of...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     24 Sep 2010 8:15 PM

      Did you use...?
    I think the newborn sleepers only fit for 2 weeks, a few of them not at all (depending on the brand).. we had maybe 4-5...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     24 Sep 2010 5:46 PM

      We're graduating - with cake smash pics
    Happy birthday Will!! He is adorable! ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     24 Sep 2010 4:46 PM

      What for dinner???
    Leftover mexican turkey burgers: http://allrecipes.com/Recipe/Mexican-Turkey-Burgers/Detail.aspx ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     23 Sep 2010 1:02 PM

      Mompetitor..don't we all know one? (x-post)
    Bahahahah "the internet told me so" ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     23 Sep 2010 12:49 PM

      Phantom Baby Kicks
    I got them for more than a year PP! In fact, I think I still had them occasionally early in this pregnancy.. and was wondering...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     17 Sep 2010 4:22 PM

      OH MY GOSH! I NEED A NEW TICKER!!!!!!! (NOT PG!)
    Happy birthday sweet boy! ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     14 Sep 2010 8:44 PM

      At what age did your baby roll over?
    Back to front at 5 months, front to back two weeks later. ...

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