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  • Forum Post: March TTC 2014

    Posted 03/28/2014 05:35:44 EDT

    Pugs - so sorry about everything. Good luck everyone else, I'm cheering you on. I post here rather infrequently and am mostly a lurker - but I'm now wondering down the ttc road myself.  I carry a gene more »

  • Forum Post: January Infants and Toddlers

    Posted 01/06/2014 01:26:13 EST

    My cousin used liquid Maalox too for her 3 (though her first got the terrible rashes).  She was told to try it by her doctor after all of the typical ointments did not work.  She swears by it.  Her pe more »

  • Forum Post: August 2013 Pregnancy

    Posted 08/23/2013 11:34:33 EDT

    I'm so very sorry Wed.

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  • Forum Post: Preschoolers - July Update

    Posted 07/31/2013 12:16:46 EDT

    Cwag, I'm not a doctor, and don't have kids myself yet, but have a lot of bowel issues (I only go every 2-4 days myself) and have learned from my doctors that actually if badly constipated, the body c more »

  • Forum Post: July 2013 TTC

    Posted 07/11/2013 11:41:19 EDT

    Oh, KMMZ, I'm so sorry.

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  • Forum Post: July 2013 TTC

    Posted 07/08/2013 02:16:59 EDT

    Great news Wed!  Good luck KMMZ, I hope it went well this weekend. On a personal note, now that I've completed my surgery (though still recovering as I had a lot things removed and altered as the mass more »

  • Forum Post: autism spectrum disorders - DS

    Posted 06/19/2013 12:06:26 EDT

    Stef, I don't have kids yet and I'm an infrequent participator on the boards though a frequent reader, and I just think that you are doing all the right things for him.  Even if you have him re-tested more »

  • Forum Post: May Infants and Toddlers

    Posted 06/03/2013 05:21:33 EDT

    Poppy - not to freak you out, and I think he's probably too young anyway, but there's belief that a recent Hepatitis A outbreak may have started with some frozen organic pomegranate/berry mix.  And si more »

  • Forum Post: APRIL 2013 TTC

    Posted 05/01/2013 06:38:23 EDT

    Hi ladies, It's been a while, just wanted to write in.  So, I'm kind of at a loss right now.  A few months back I explained how they had found a dermoid in my ovary...well, the whole situation has tur more »

  • Forum Post: Feeding Fussy Preschoolers

    Posted 04/05/2013 10:31:28 EDT

    Not a mom but...what if you tried having them help you prepare the meal?  I'm related to a chef who was hired to prepare healthy meals in DC area schools in a few after school programs for kids aged 5 more »

  • Forum Post: Tween Girls

    Posted 03/22/2013 04:56:24 EDT

    Here's a tutorial for making beads which I want to go try now, I just don't know what I'd do with the beads! http://www.daftcrafts.net/2013/03/how-to-make-rainbow-cane-slice-beads.html And yes, MissLi more »

  • Forum Post: Tween Girls

    Posted 03/21/2013 04:45:49 EDT

    I'm not a mom....but I had two tween (they are now teens - a whole different animal) girl cousins who I spent a lot of time with and it's definitely an interesting age.  They start to act a bit like t more »

  • Forum Post: March 2013 TTC

    Posted 03/21/2013 01:14:24 EDT

    OH WOW!!!  Congrats IPW...I'm thinking about you!  Life is what happens to you when you're busy making other plans (Lennon), yes?!

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  • Forum Post: a Message from MissLily

    Posted 03/13/2013 04:08:02 EDT

    MissLily, I am typically a silent member of the boards - but I really just want to reach out to you and give you my sincere condolences.  I'm so sorry for you and your family during this time.

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  • Forum Post: February 2013 TTC

    Posted 02/14/2013 12:07:28 EST

    KMMZ...my thoughts are with you and your family.

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  • Forum Post: February 2013 TTC

    Posted 02/12/2013 01:51:48 EST

    WPP...So great, congratulations!!!

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  • Forum Post: January 2013 TTC

    Posted 02/01/2013 05:02:53 EST

    Definitely have them check you for lactose intolerance if they haven't already!  It's a drink, and then they test your blood for 3 hours following (there is also a breath test but it's not as accurate more »

  • Forum Post: January 2013 TTC

    Posted 02/01/2013 01:39:27 EST

    WPP...I had both a colonoscopy and endoscopy at age 25.  I had lost about 25 lbs without trying (and I'm quite petite to begin with, so I was at a scary weight) and was having all sorts of stomach iss more »

  • Forum Post: January 2013 Pregnancy

    Posted 01/29/2013 11:40:03 EST

    Congratulations Siena!!!  I'm so happy for you!  How exciting!

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  • Forum Post: January 2013 Pregnancy

    Posted 01/10/2013 10:52:24 EST

    Jleighla....I 5th it.  It at least wouldn't hurt to look.  If you and your doctor aren't seeing eye-to-eye now, when it comes down to it and you are in the heat of the moment, she definitely won't wan more »

  • Forum Post: January 2013 TTC

    Posted 01/10/2013 10:29:29 EST

    You ladies have been so helpful!  Thank you!  Thistle, yes, that's exactly it.  I'm so happy to hear the positive outcomes of your surgery and others though.  Thank you so much everyone! I'm definitel more »

  • Forum Post: January 2013 TTC

    Posted 01/08/2013 11:12:56 EST

    Thanks everyone for your comments re: the cyst.  Turns out the type I have is really common, but is in actuality a tumor - though non-scientifically called a cyst it's actually a mass and not fluid fi more »

  • Forum Post: January 2013 TTC

    Posted 01/07/2013 11:57:40 EST

    Hey Ladies, I've been so busy for a while so I haven't been on much, but I just found out that I likely (confirming this week, but it appears re: a CT scan) that I have an ovarian cyst.  Anyone have a more »

  • Forum Post: Resume & Parenting

    Posted 11/26/2012 02:07:06 EST

    I interview a lot of people, and I am so absolutely pro moms working and child raising etc.  Furthermore, I fully believe women can do both - but...if it were on a resume, especially for a job I was h more »

  • Forum Post: November 2012 TTC

    Posted 11/14/2012 11:24:30 EST

    Wow, congrats SS!!! 


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