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    Re: I am sooo confused!!! Help;)

    i suggest watching your baby for cues that she's ready to start solids. these signs include (but are probably not limited to) watching you carefully you when you eat, making 'chewy' mouth movements,...
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    Re: I need a hug :o(

    i was 38 when mr. baby was born! i might have another one too, not sure yet. we'll talk about THAT when we're getting more sleep.

    i haven't gotten AF yet, but when i was TTC there were two things...
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    Re: he likes rice milk!

    hmm... i guess i feel like i'm not using it as much as an infant formula, but more like an add-on, like juice. we're still nursing lots, but sometimes he wants more than my boobs seem to want to...
  4. Re: don't know where to post this: breast infection

    you could keep a (crumpled then flattened) green cabbage leaf in your bra on the infected side, it will suck out the infection better than any pharmaceutical.

    i don't know much about the...
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    Re: make it stop!

    mr. baby is pinching too... AND he wants booth boobs visible at all times while we're nursing which means i've got both breasts hanging out most of the time lately!

    one of the things that works...
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    he likes rice milk!

    hi all,

    mr. baby is now almost 11 months old! he eats 2+ solid meals a day and still nurses a lot, like any chance he gets, sometimes twice in the same hour, never for very long. often i think he...
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    Re: grinding teeth

    thanks, i think you're right, he's just getting used to the teeth being in his little mouth. he's been thougthfully nibbling on things too, stuffed animals, blocks, books... putting them in his mouth...
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    grinding teeth

    i can't believe i'm posting this, but i just noticed as i was putting mr. baby down for his afternoon nap that he was grinding his teeth already! for cryin' out loud, he's barely even got teeth! a...
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    Re: Apparently, I'm starving my son.......

    mr baby was also at the bottom of the charts and i was encouraged to start solids with him pretty early, but seeing the shift in his whole being, i know it was the right thing for him. he was ready...
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    Re: Do 8-9 month old babies need more milk?

    mr. baby is just past 9 months now and he's eating more than ever. not only is he loving his solids (well, ok, green beans are not his favorite) but he's nursing more than he has in a long time, so i...
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    Re: mother's milk homeopathic remedy?

    yep. it clears up baby acne and heals little cuts from razor sharp fingernails too.
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    Re: Help! Teething baby!

    hyland's teething tablets and teething gel work really well for us. i've also heard caldera-carbonica will help when it seems like they've been teething FOREVER.

    frozen mangoes are actually my...
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    Re: have to give solids at 7 mo?

    my lo (7mo mr. baby), on the other hand, needed all the breastmilk i could give him AND some solids since four and a half months. he was (still is) hungry. i was nursing as much as he wanted doing...
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    Re: frozen breastmilk and airport security

    thank you home executive! the info about freezing and refreezing in that second link is very helpful!
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    frozen breastmilk and airport security

    hi all!

    we're getting ready to fly in late january with our 7 month old. i'd like to take some frozen breastmilk (or as we call them, boobcicles) with me so my mom can take the baby for an evening...
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    Re: Mastitis and antibiotics

    cabbage does it for me. take a leaf of green cabbage and crunch it up a bit to bruise it (dh hits it with a rolling pin for me sometimes) and put it in your bra around the breast where the issue is....
  17. Re: I'm sick...what can I take (what did you take?)

    for your sore throat you can take elderberry elixer (honey gardens brand is the best... you can buy it at whole foods or other natural foods store). for the congestion, get some eucalyptus essential...
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    Re: broke arm, start food?

    pumping should be your first line of defense, but we started giving our ds solids around 4.5 months in addition to try to increase our baby's weight and appetite because he was small. it's worked...
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    Re: mastitis help

    next time you feel mastitis coming on, go get a head of green cabbage. i'm not kidding. keep a bruised leaf (bonk it with a rolling pin) in your bra until it goes away. change it when it's limp and...
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    Re: Hyland's teething tablets

    we use these too but lately have had better luck with hyland's teething gel. (we call it toothy gel.) when our ds is going down for the night, we blob a little of this onto his pacifier and soothe...
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    Re: eating too much? formula for calories?

    well, i may be having supply issues. i suspect this for a few reasons. lately, the length of time between feedings has decreased again. he's been enormously crabby and not napping. when i actually do...
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    Re: eating too much? formula for calories?

    oh good! i'm already doing this. thanks!
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    eating too much? formula for calories?

    my lo is 5 1/2 months and he's been eating solids (and still nursing) for about a month. we started him on solids because he was really beginning to show interest in our food (watched us like a hawk,...
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    Re: Which Fenugreek

    i'm going to start doing 3 pills 3x per day this week. i can tell i have more milk for him during the feeding after i take it (when i wake and when i go to bed), but he's still sort of frantic during...
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    Re: Which Fenugreek

    wow. that article said you take 7-14 capsules daily! i was taking one a day (as it says on the bottle) and getting discouraged.

    *washes 3 capsules down with mothers milk iced tea blended with a...
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