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 13 Aug 2008
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MrsMS

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  • New Moms - The First Year
     5 Jun 2012 8:50 PM

      Buying a used Breastpump?
    I bought a used one and sterilized the parts. Saved myself a small fortune. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     19 May 2012 11:17 AM

      Eczema..
    I get my Glaxal Base cream at Costco, but you can buy it pretty much anywhere. We use it every day after the bath, but...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     6 May 2012 8:36 PM

      How much could I sell a 2010 uppa baby for?
    I use mine with the rumble seat for 2 kids. ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     4 May 2012 1:06 PM

      Throwing Food
    Usually she throws when she doesn't want anymore so ending her meal doesn't do any good. Then she looks on the ground and yells "bad!!"...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     3 May 2012 12:07 PM

      Throwing Food
    I'm just about at my wits end with DD. I'm so tired of her constantly throwing food during snacks and meals. I've been ignoring and...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     27 Apr 2012 2:43 PM

      "put together moms" where to shop?
    Great thread. I need to go shopping! ...

  • Baby On Board!
     23 Apr 2012 9:01 PM

      I'm a mommy!
    Congrats Sym!! ...

  • Recipe Swap
     21 Apr 2012 3:04 PM

      what to do with shredded cooked chicken-(dry)?
    you can mix it with a bunch of BBQ sauce, heat it up and put it on a bun. ...

  • Recipe Swap
     21 Apr 2012 2:59 PM

      How do you keep your recipes?
    Mine are all bookmarked in a recipe file on my computer. Suppose if my laptop ever died I'd be totally screwed and lose them all....

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     4 Apr 2012 9:36 PM

      Is 1 enough?
    I always wanted more than one, but after DD was born I couldn't imagine loving another child nearly as much so I felt like I...

  • Miscellaneous
     4 Apr 2012 8:41 PM

    Re: NYC restaurant recommendations?
    We went to "Tao" and it was amazing. Asian fusion. Great atmosphere too. Highly recommend it and would return in a heartbeat. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     1 Apr 2012 4:26 PM

      Socks that stay on
    DD wears Robeez all the time to keep her socks on. ...

  • Recipe Swap
     29 Mar 2012 9:57 PM

    simple bbq sauce
    I use this recipe for BBQ sauce when I'm out and it's really good. It calls for brown sugar, but I'm sure you could sub...

  • Baby On Board!
     29 Mar 2012 2:31 PM

      G.abriel's Birth Story
    G.abriel D.aniel Born March 12th - Due March 29th 7lbs 2oz On March 8th I had my 37 week appointment and found out I was...

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

    Help with Constipation
    DD gets constipated like this as well. When she is in obvious pain trying to have a BM I use a glycerine suppository. It's not...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     25 Mar 2012 10:21 PM

      High Chair - what type and at what age?
    I love ours: Peg Perego Prima Pappa. We started using it around 4 months. Yea - it's a bit pricier, but the wheels have rubber...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     23 Mar 2012 1:54 PM

      X-Post 22 month age gap?
    We have an almost 21 month age gap and it's so far been awesome, although I don't have that much experience with it yet. DD...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     17 Mar 2012 7:04 PM

      Epidural regrets?
    Nope - why be in pain if you don't have to?! Don't beat yourself up. ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     17 Mar 2012 5:10 PM

      Engoregment - Remind me.
    Okay I'm relieved to know that it's only going to last 2-3 days. I don't want to pump and make my supply even bigger (if...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     17 Mar 2012 1:09 PM

      Engoregment - Remind me.
    So my milk has come in again and I look like a porn star. I have massive rocks protruding from my chest and they hurt!!...

  • Miscellaneous
     10 Mar 2012 9:32 AM

      Re: Earring Help
    I have 2 piercings in each ear. usually i wear tiny little studs in the second hole and a bigger earring in the first hole....

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     9 Mar 2012 1:46 PM

      How to really screw up potty training...
    hahaha that's amazing! ...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     8 Mar 2012 7:28 PM

      Detention for wiggling his bum.... UPDATE
    I think this is very extreme. Even if he was shaking his genitals - he's 7 years old!! They should just tell him it's not...

  • Miscellaneous
     7 Mar 2012 3:49 PM

      Re: Jessica Simpson pulls a Demi
    I wish I looked that good right now! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Mar 2012 11:15 AM

      Re: Oreo's 100th Anniversary
    I can't eat the icing first because I don't like the cookie part without icing. Also - "double stuff" is a requirement. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Mar 2012 11:14 AM

      Re: How do you eat a... kiwi?
    Yup - I always cut in half and then scoop with a spoon. DH sometimes will quarter them and then just bite out the inside...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     6 Mar 2012 10:51 AM

      Own business & Mat leave
    I run my own business, but doing so I needed to pay into EI for a full year, which I didn't have time to do...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     5 Mar 2012 9:46 PM

      Anyone have a full size car (camry for example)?
    That being said, we have a Nissan Altima (which is considered full size) and DH and I are both very tall I'm 5'10 and DH...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     5 Mar 2012 9:44 PM

      Anyone have a full size car (camry for example)?
    Dodge Charger is actually considered a premium sized car - one size up from full size. (It was when I used to work in car...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     5 Mar 2012 9:35 PM

      Any St. James or Bridlewood (Kanata) parents?
    ODD goes to Bridlewood. We love the school. The only change that will be affecting Bridlewood is that they will be offering early french immersion...

  • Baby On Board!
     5 Mar 2012 9:01 AM

      Aud.rey Lyn's Birth Story
    She's too cute! Congrats !! ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     4 Mar 2012 5:47 PM

      Waiting to crash...
    Sounds like you have an amazing thing going! I hope I'm as lucky as you in the next few weeks ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     4 Mar 2012 2:08 PM

      On the fence re: FIL
    I couldn't do it. I need to know that the person I leave my baby with will love her and treat her as well as...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     4 Mar 2012 10:12 AM

      If you & DH are different religions, what about DC
    I was raised Jewish and DH was raised Catholic. We both are not in the least bit religious and just celebrate all holidays with our...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 Feb 2012 9:14 PM

      Re: Rice Cooker - Do you have one??
    I checked and I have the Cuisinart rice cooker & steamer. I tomorrow I will figure out how to use it. ...

  • Recipe Swap
     29 Feb 2012 5:04 PM

      Greek recipe swap
    Here is the absolute BEST moussaka recipe. Better than any I've ever tried in a restaurant as well: http://allrecipes.com/recipe/moussaka/ Hint - follow the modifications in...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 Feb 2012 2:43 PM

      Re: Rice Cooker - Do you have one??
    I cook rice like pasta....boil a big pot of water...add rice....cook and then drain. It's such a simple process already, but after reading this maybe...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     29 Feb 2012 2:19 PM

      CIO-2nd child
    I was worried about this too, so when we started CIO, we sent ODD to her grandparents house for a sleepover for the weekend figuring...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 Feb 2012 2:08 PM

      Re: Did you sell your wedding dress?
    I sold mine on ebay right after my wedding. Got 900$ back after paying 1500$ I'm glad it's not collecting dust in a closet. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 Feb 2012 2:03 PM

      Re: Very Important Question.....
    Canned veggies are full of salt and sugar, whereas frozen veggies are just the veggies - way healthier. I'll buy canned tomatoes and things like...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 Feb 2012 2:00 PM

      Rice Cooker - Do you have one??
    I got a rice cooker for my wedding shower 3 years ago and it's still unopened in it's box in my pantry. I don't understand...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 Feb 2012 8:43 AM

      Re: Is this harassement?
    Totally immature, but I'd probably be doing the exact same thing. If my phone number that I've had forever was suddenly given away I'd be...

  • Miscellaneous
     28 Feb 2012 2:06 PM

      Re: New women drivers in their 30's and insurance
    Are you an alumni of any college or university? There are some companies (TD Meloche Monnex) that will give you really discounted insurance if you...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     28 Feb 2012 1:28 PM

      Sick of my LO being a daddy's boy - vent
    DD is a total mama's girl, meaning only I can ever get her in the night, put her to bed...etc etc. I wish she'd be...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     27 Feb 2012 9:48 PM

    Playmobil house?
    I had a Playmobile house as a kid. probably got it when I was 5 and played with it until I was 12 (or maybe...

  • Miscellaneous
     27 Feb 2012 9:43 PM

      Re: New women drivers in their 30's and insurance
    Why don't you fill out a hypothetical quote sheet on Kanetix.ca It will give you a bunch of quotes from different insurance companies and you...

  • Miscellaneous
     27 Feb 2012 9:40 PM

      Re: What's your favourite fruit?
    Blueberries Passion fruit peaches or nectarines (in the summer) cherries ...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     27 Feb 2012 9:31 PM

      Working parents - what do you do on spring break?
    We put ODD in a march break camp every year. Even now that I run a daycare and work from home, I still put her...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     27 Feb 2012 9:14 PM

      Argh! Throwing food!
    ooh I hate this phase. We're still in it at 20 months. Today it was a cup of applesauce that got chucked at the wall....

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     27 Feb 2012 1:25 PM

      I'm one proud mama!!!
    So exciting! Congrats! ...

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