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 12 Jan 2008
 Edmonton, AB

LittleJ

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  • The West Coast & Territories
     26 Aug 2012 3:52 PM

      Spokane shopping?
    Hi BC ladies! DH, DD and I are travelling to southern BC this week and we're hoping to skip down to Spokane to do some...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     4 Jun 2012 1:17 AM

      tax included?
    I calculate it pre-tax. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     12 May 2012 11:21 AM

      3 weeks old and want to change name...opinions?
    I don't see a problem with calling him by his middle name. If you had to fill out any paperwork for him before you left...

  • Miscellaneous
     21 Apr 2012 11:51 AM

      Re: parents/ILs who live close by
    My parents and FIL are a 5-minute drive away. I see my parents on average twice a week, we do Sunday dinners there. FIL I...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Apr 2012 7:00 PM

      Re: Kraft Oreo Breastfeeding Ad (NOTE- photo included)
    Milk and cookies - I think it's funny! ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     16 Apr 2012 6:59 PM

      Hypnobirthing
    I read the book and listened to the CD in the weeks leading up to my due date. While I was in labour, I used...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     14 Apr 2012 5:03 PM

      Teething Necklaces
    I forgot to put DD's on for a few nights earlier this week and she slept terribly - I'm talking I'm out of bed every...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     28 Mar 2012 1:52 PM

      Websites for nursing clothes
    evymama.ca has nice nursing tops! I also love my Bravado and Undercover Mama tanks, and my Momzelle and Boob shirts. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     26 Mar 2012 10:46 PM

      Monitor question
    We have the Angelcare with the sensor pad. We've only used the audio function so far as DD has been sleeping in a pack 'n...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     25 Mar 2012 10:18 PM

      4.5 month old won't settle in the evenings...
    You could look into some no-tears sleep training philosophies instead of just letting her CIO. We're at that point too. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     22 Mar 2012 2:51 PM

      Baby Acne/Face Rash?
    DD broke out like that too around 1 month, and I just pretty much left it alone. If there were dry patches I put lotion...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     20 Mar 2012 6:21 PM

    X-Post: AB Carseat Regulation Question
    Good to know - I was wondering about this too, but I don't think there are any laws in AB regarding position of the handle,...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     8 Mar 2012 2:20 PM

      How old for jolly jumper?
    3 months here too since she has great head control, but she still hasn't gotten the hang of really jumping. She bounces a little, but...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     8 Mar 2012 2:14 PM

      Sound Machine with NightLight that doesn't auto of
    The Graco Sweet Slumber (I think that's what it's called) doesn't auto-off and has a blue nightlight. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     1 Mar 2012 4:57 PM

      3 month nap help
    DD is napping best in her swing these days too, swaddled, with white noise on. I've very occasionally been able to get her back down...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     22 Feb 2012 10:48 PM

      BF-ing: How often, how long, @ each age?
    DD started out nursing for 15 mins on each side every couple hours when she was really little. Now at 3 months she goes for...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     20 Feb 2012 11:24 PM

      $10 off at well.ca
    It's only good on orders over $40, but I was able to combine it with 2 gift cards from the diaper promotion and got over...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     18 Feb 2012 9:45 PM

      BFing Q's - help!
    In the beginning I had to strip DD down to a diaper at every feed so she would wake up enough to eat and stay...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     14 Feb 2012 12:28 AM

      what do you love most about breastfeeding?
    DD is starting to really explore with her hands and grasp things, and I love the way she plays with my shirt and runs her...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     9 Feb 2012 11:28 PM

      Redness above baby's eyes?
    Thanks ladies! Glad to hear it's probably not anything to be concerned about. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     9 Feb 2012 4:38 PM

      Redness above baby's eyes?
    Calligram, I notice the capillaries on her eyelids, but the redness I'm more concerned about is basically between the top of her eyelid and her...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     9 Feb 2012 12:53 PM

      Redness above baby's eyes?
    DD has some redness above her eyes, from the crease of her eyelid up to her eyebrows. It's not puffy and doesn't seem to bother...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Feb 2012 2:42 PM

      Newborn - not sleeping in bassinet
    DD slept in the napper on the playard until just a couple weeks ago. ...

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

      Deleted
    Do you swaddle for naps? I wasn't until a couple weeks ago, but L seems to nap better when she's swaddled. Also, I would say...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     7 Feb 2012 2:22 PM

    Help - Baby clips for V-Day?
    Do you have a local baby boutique? That's where I've found them in my area. LilDivasBowtique is the shop you're looking for on Etsy, I...

  • Miscellaneous
     7 Feb 2012 12:53 AM

      Re: Mirena IUD
    I've had mine in for 4 weeks, and the cramping was over after a few days. Still spotting though. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     5 Feb 2012 12:47 AM

      Mayan Riviera with a 2 month old?
    We're going to the Mayan Riviera next month and staying in a condo, not an AI, and DD will be 3.5 months. My biggest concern...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     3 Feb 2012 6:43 PM

      travelling, stroller, etc. etc. etc.
    We picked up a used lightweight stroller from Kijiji that accepts our Graco carseat for our upcoming trip, instead of bringing our City Select with...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     27 Jan 2012 6:47 PM

      Edmonton Area Mommies GTG
    Sure, depending on when! ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     27 Jan 2012 6:45 PM

      If you didn't see baby's gender at 20w U/S...xpost
    We had the same thing - anatomy u/s at 20 weeks, baby had legs crossed with feet tucked right up, and I had an anterior...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     19 Jan 2012 8:12 PM

      Ergo Vs Beco - What should I get?
    DD and I both love the Beco Gemini. I used it during the first week we had her home, and I've used it regularly since....

  • New Moms - The First Year
     14 Jan 2012 1:43 PM

      Changing Diaper After Baby Falls Asleep
    I wake her up. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     8 Jan 2012 1:08 PM

      Laundry detergent questions
    I chose "Sensitive for all clothes". We use Ecos soap for all our laundry and wash DD's clothes with ours, usually. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     1 Jan 2012 12:35 PM

      Apps for keeping track of feeds?
    I *just* did a search for this a few minutes ago, and an old thread recommended Total Baby, Baby Connect, and Babybix. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     30 Dec 2011 8:15 PM

      Waking babe to eat
    I think after about 10 or 11 days we stopped waking DD during the night and went to on-demand feeding. She had surpassed her birth...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     28 Dec 2011 2:44 PM

      Birth Control - What do you use?
    I have an appointment to have the Mirena inserted in January. Mine will be covered by our drug plans. ...

  • The Prairies
     12 Nov 2011 12:34 AM

      Re: Unique Venues in Edmonton
    I'm not sure if you could do a reception, but for a ceremony venue you can check out Convocation Hall in the Old Arts Building...

  • Recipe Swap
     26 Sep 2011 12:21 AM

      Canned whole tomatoes - recipes?
    I use them in recipes that call for diced tomatoes, but I don't actually dice them, I just squish them through my fingers into the...

  • The Prairies
     29 Aug 2011 9:15 PM

    Re: Need Edmonton Realtor ASAP
    We used Indy Khosah of Empire Real Estate Group to sell our condo, and while he didn't find us a new home (we bought from...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 Aug 2011 11:46 AM

      Re: Well.ca - Deal on Method Products
    The coupon code goes in when you check out, but it's not valid anymore. ...

  • Home Life
     10 Aug 2011 10:58 PM

      Re: AB - Vivint home security system?
    Hm, yes, a quick Google search shows some pretty bad reviews. My parents also have Alarm Force but I was just curious to see how...

  • Home Life
     10 Aug 2011 10:26 PM

      AB - Vivint home security system?
    Does anyone have a Vivint home security system? Would you recommend them? Experiences? ...

  • The Prairies
     10 Aug 2011 9:53 PM

      Re: Soft ice cream in Edmonton?
    Yes, definitely Costco. Gah. Now I want Costco ice cream. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     25 Jul 2011 12:17 AM

      Re: Shaving
    I do, but even the hair above my knee is dark and coarse, so it would be really noticeable if I didn't. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     2 Jul 2011 9:28 PM

      Re: For your long weekend entertainment...
    Too funny! I've never seen those before. Thanks for sharing! ...

  • Home Life
     17 Jun 2011 8:02 PM

      Re: My handmade apothecary console!
    It's beautiful!! Great job. ...

  • The Prairies
     12 Jun 2011 3:01 PM

      Re: Edmonton GTG
    Ladies, I know I said I would be there, but I'm going to bow out. This week is super busy and Wednesday is the only...

  • Miscellaneous
     10 Jun 2011 5:17 PM

      Re: Chiropractor?
    I see my chiropractor once a month, and I've been going for regular adjustments for the better part of 10 years. I crack pretty much...

  • Home Life
     6 Jun 2011 12:53 PM

      Re: How long did it take to sell your house?
    We had listed our condo privately and it didn't sell in 4 months. We decided to list with a realtor and it was sold within...

  • The Prairies
     5 Jun 2011 9:06 PM

      Re: Edmonton GTG
    I can make it! Looking forward to seeing everyone on the 15th! ...

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