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GCEMum replied to topic tubes tied?

When I was pregnant with my third, I asked for mine to be done during my elective caesarean. I had to have counselling from 2 separate surgeons, but had them tied after she was delivered. I'm only 23.

Friday 05 November 03:35am
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GCEMum started new topic South side suburb recommendations

Hi everyone! My partner and I are looking at moving to Brisbane southside beginning of next year. He currently lives in Heritage Park and drives into Greenslopes for work each day, but I'm not from...

Thursday 04 November 11:22pm
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GCEMum replied to topic Cradle Cap

We use the baby oil trick. It works most of the time, but I find that when Evie's skin gets a little dry, the cradle cap flares up again, so every couple of nights in the bath I add baby oil instea...

Monday 19 October 12:18pm
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GCEMum replied to topic Tell me, am i expecting too much???

My four year old does this too. I try not let the boys drag out too many toys at a time. They need to pack away the first lot, before bringing out the next. I also got sick of tripping over toys ly...

Monday 19 October 12:06pm
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GCEMum replied to topic How am I going to cope?

I am so sorry for your loss. xoxo

Monday 19 October 12:01pm
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GCEMum started new topic My Father in law...

...died at the beginning of the month. Around a month ago I posted that he caught Swine Flu, and was on life support in hospital. He battled for 5 long, hard weeks with pneumonia. His organs began ...

Monday 19 October 11:56am
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GCEMum replied to topic For those with 3 or more children

Going from 2-3 has been the hardest on us, but I agree with a PP, I think it's more that our oldest is 4, and has serious attitude as well. The amount of washing seemed to go up tenfold, but we hav...

Tuesday 29 September 06:45am
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GCEMum replied to topic So what sort of Mum does this make me then? lol - asking for trouble huh?

Posted by: Mumto2Ts i dont think you are a bad mum whatsoever for doing that but i could not put him on a bus at that age by himself. i would be so scared that someone would take him and i would n...

Monday 28 September 04:08pm
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GCEMum replied to topic So what sort of Mum does this make me then? lol - asking for trouble huh?

DS1 is 4 and in kindy, and he takes the bus to kindy (40km away) 3 days a week. That's what rural living does to you!! And if we are still in this area when they are in late primary school, they'll...

Monday 28 September 03:43pm
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GCEMum replied to topic I am totally freaked out Now! C-section

I've had 3 c/sections, 1 emergency, and 2 elective. The elective c/s were so much easier than the emergency one. The pain wasn't too bad afterwards, and I found that if I kept moving (not overdoing...

Tuesday 22 September 05:20am
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GCEMum replied to topic Wrong Name

I chose the name Evelyn, I really love it, but I love Esme even more. Everyday I look at Evie and wish we'd called her Esme instead, but DH wouldn't have a bar of it

Wednesday 16 September 05:17am
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GCEMum started new topic All this talk about mother in laws got me thinking...

What do you think you'd be like as a Mother in Law? I'd like to think that I would be calm and level headed, but I just don't think I would be!! Part of me says I would be cheering that someone ha...

Wednesday 16 September 05:03am
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GCEMum replied to topic A sad subject

Posted by: Mumto2Ts Your dh should see him, even if it is just to say goodbye. Who knows what people can hear whilst they are in comas. Best wishes to you and your family. Thankyou. I think thi...

Monday 07 September 05:51pm
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GCEMum started new topic A sad subject

DH's father is sick, really sick. A couple of weeks ago, he came down with swine flu. Nobody was too worried, half of the population (exaggeration I know, but you get my point) has it. But he suffe...

Monday 07 September 05:35pm
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GCEMum replied to topic when to start a routine?

We put Evie on a Tizzie Hall routine when she was about 2 weeks old. We used it mainly as a guide for how much sleep she should have been having, as we found she catnapped too much during the day, ...

Thursday 20 August 06:16am
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GCEMum replied to topic Your favourite classics

The kids and I have taken to listening to Queen when we're (well me) cleaning the house. The boys know so many of their songs!

Tuesday 11 August 09:44am
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GCEMum replied to topic How get a rountine going

We follow a Tizzie Hall routine for Evie, and it's worked a treat. We're not super strict on it, we use it mainly as a guide for how much sleep she should have during the day and night (she used to...

Tuesday 11 August 09:37am
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GCEMum replied to topic where do you do most

Usually Big W or Best and Less for farm and kindy clothes, and Pumpkin Patch and Gymboree for good clothes. I'm starting to go off PP though, I find some of their clothes too busy and over the top....

Saturday 01 August 10:07am
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GCEMum replied to topic weirdo or what?

She used to hit onto the other women on the forum. She told us all that she was a personal trainer, and would say the same things the OP was saying. She used to go into graphic detail about her sex...

Friday 26 June 04:51pm
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GCEMum replied to topic weirdo or what?

Oh my goodness!! A couple of years ago I was on another parenting forum, and the same person was on there doing the same stuff!! Delete her...she is creepy!

Friday 26 June 03:56pm
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