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  1. Re: Soapy milk...need help fast with recommendations!

    Yes, I heated in plastic Medela bottles. I think it took 3-4 minutes to warm up and in another few minutes it was done. It's been a few years since I scalded regularly, now I am at home with baby...
  2. Re: Soapy milk...need help fast with recommendations!

    A) which warmer can get it to scalding temp?
    I have a Munchkin warmer - it works fine. You just have to put in a little more water than what they recommend for "warming". The whole scalding with a...
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    Re: Storing Pumped Milk

    Sounds like you have a good plan.

    And now the nerd in me will make an appearance:
    :informationAll plastic gets extremely brittle (like a glass) when it's cold unless there are additives...
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    Re: Storing Pumped Milk

    I'd vote for 6+ months with that scenario.

    What are you storing in? If you are planning to deep freeze and keep it 6 months -- you will want to try to remove as much air from the top as possible...
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    Sticky: Re: Scalding breastmilk due to excessive Lipase

    :hug:hug Welcome new moms! Way to keep the thread going!! Post back your successes and lessons learned to help other moms too :)

    lgwenette
    Your post reminded me of why I only tried stove top...
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    Re: Lipase issue?

    IF you have a lipase issue... some babies will take the milk anyway and if so, it's completely fine. Lipase milk will not harm your baby at all whatsoever.

    Freezing slows down, but does not stop...
  7. Re: Suddenly fussy nurser, what's going on?

    Growth spurt? It's about time for one.

    http://www.kellymom.com/bf/normal/growth-spurt.html

    Baby may be a more aggressive nurser during these times. Burp baby when he pops off then offer the...
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    Re: 100+ bags of soapy milk, What now?

    :hug:hug:hug So sorry. I've been there too.

    Sounds like you have already found the lipase thread. That's the reason why I first came to these forums too. I can say at that time I was so bummed...
  9. Re: At what point can I quit without feeling like a horrible mommy?

    I think only you can make the best decision for your situation...

    But for me, while I have not had any issues similar to your situation, :hug:hug

    I have had some issues and have to overcome and...
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    Re: Baby won't stop crying

    Have you tried this?

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rureawDD1mU

    DS2 went through some crying spells and the above was about the only thing that helped when it was really bad.

    We also did the...
  11. Re: HELP! Short BFing sessions and falling asleep at the wheel!

    :hug Hi Mama,

    How old is your baby? Breastfeeding logs are nice for the first few days but once you get the hang of bf and follow baby's hunger cues (which it sounds like you are doing a great...
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    Re: heartbroken at dentist

    :hug:hug

    Been there - more of our story in the link jerimijasmommy posted.:gvibes

    Feel free to PM me if you need more detail etc.

    :hug
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    Re: green stools now???

    :hug:hug

    Big hugs to you. You are trying so hard. I'm sorry the dr. has not been so helpful and that he told you to switch to formula for a while.

    Here's a link you mat find helpful:...
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    Re: baby has gas

    :welcome

    Congrats on your baby and welcome! :gvibes

    Here's a link you might find helpful:
    http://www.kellymom.com/babyconcerns/gassybaby.html

    My DS2 (second son) was extremely gassy in the...
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    Re: When does it get easier

    :hug

    My first was like that and stayed like it until he was well over a year. Sometime when he was closer to 2 I tried to help him stretch out his feedings a little bit by trying something called...
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    Re: sick???

    :hug:hug

    So this vomit is a new thing? Like baby didn't do it before, right? If it's new I would think maybe it's a stomach bug but I wonder... what color is the vomit? I ask because the other...
  17. Re: ped said to start on bananas before 5 mos!

    :shrugWhy all the hate towards the banana?:shrug

    I see nothing wrong with bananas as a first food - nor does Dr. Sears, check it out here:
    http://askdrsears.com/html/3/T032000.asp#back

    In...
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    Re: Breastfeeding while pregnant

    Here's a whole section of these forums on the topic
    http://forums.llli.org/forumdisplay.php?f=20
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    Re: Breastfeeding while pregnant

    Lots of great info there on pregnancy and bf
    http://www.kellymom.com/bf/tandem/index.html

    Here's info on benefits of nursing past a year
    http://www.kellymom.com/bf/bfextended/index.html

    I...
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    Re: Confused About Lipase and Frozen Milk

    Yes, lipase still continues in the freezer unless your milk was scalded first.

    Scalding does take away a little "good stuff" but the milk is still better than any alternative (i.e. formula). ...
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    Re: Low ounce intake

    If all else is well and baby is meeting milestones and gaining then I would not be too concerned. My first son only drank 4 oz total of milk while I was gone at work (10 hrs away)... from 8 weeks...
  22. Re: Weaning @18 months after neverending sleepless nights!

    :hugSounds tough. As I was reading I thought teething maybe? How about trying some tylenol or motrin before bedtime to see if that helps?

    Jay Gordon worked for me but my son wasn't ready until...
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    Re: Hi I'm new here

    Hi Amy :welcome

    Congrats on your newborn!

    I don't think there's a problem with nursing if your nipples are cold as I imagine baby will warm them up pretty well anyway. As long as baby is well...
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    Re: Convention Center - Ideas?

    some of the conference centers I have been to have had rather large restrooms with lounges and couches - not that I would want to pump in a bathroom but I would if I had to esp. in a lounge area -...
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    Re: Soapy Taste -- Long (sorry)

    :hug Sorry about the thermometer:hug

    Congrats on the 5 lbs!! That's awesome.

    You'll get the new routine in time. The great thing about 145 is that even if you overshoot you're ok and...
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