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ali j

ali j replied to topic Need HELP!! my 2 yr old just doesn't want to sleep!! DAY OR NIGHT!

hi all, thank you so much for all the responces. after trying a million things, and i came to a conclusion: she was scared of being alone (as she'd sleep instantly if she was in our room) so what...

Thursday 02 September 12:35am
ali j

ali j replied to topic mid may to mid june 2008 bubs

rach your pain sounds like a strained umbilical ligament. after birth, the umbilical artery of the foetal circulation fibroses into a ligament which runs up the side of your bladder to your umbilic...

Saturday 09 May 11:20am
ali j

ali j replied to topic Out of interest....how many times a night does your baby wake per night?

that's fantastic mum to b1&b2! it gives me hope.........for my now 11 month old insomniac!!

Saturday 25 April 06:11pm
ali j

ali j replied to topic help, DESPERATE for ideas

that's interesting.. is he okay in the company of someone else only until you enter the room, but then he cracks it until you take him?? if so, then the reason he won't go in the bath for you is s...

Wednesday 22 April 06:56pm
ali j

ali j replied to topic Need some gentle ideas.........

is he waking at regular intervals? when imogene goes through these phases, i pre-empt her waking by being right next to her at the time she's due to wake, so that i can re-settle her immediately wh...

Wednesday 22 April 05:15pm
ali j

ali j replied to topic help, DESPERATE for ideas

hi, don't worry, my baby girl is the same age, has always had baths and about 2 months ago went through exactly the same thing. as the pp say, get in with him. the other things that worked for me w...

Wednesday 22 April 04:39pm
ali j

ali j replied to topic Anybody used "It's Time to Sleep"???

depends on how you feel about controlled crying. (she calls it controlled comforting but it is a new touchy feely name for controlled crying). it also depends on how you feel about taking advice fr...

Wednesday 22 April 04:27pm
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ali j replied to topic Lactose Intolerant?

hi Mel, i've decided that imogene also has a dairy intolerance. we had allergy testing done a few months ago because she was getting hives around the dog. she didn't test positive to a dairy aller...

Friday 17 April 06:48pm
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ali j replied to topic Eye contact

don't worry, staring off into space is a common tired sign in babies. eye contact is really important in bonding. all of the baby trainers will tell you not to make eye contact with your baby at s...

Friday 17 April 06:00pm
ali j

ali j replied to topic Worries for my 1 yr old

it never ceases to amaze me at the stupid and insensitive remarks "well-meaning" people will make to mothers about their babies! it is not possible to diagnose ASD at so young an age. your baby so...

Friday 17 April 05:55pm
ali j

ali j replied to topic For those who don't use controlled crying - HELP!!!

Posted by: hm_morris Or of course, does it eventually work and I have to just toughen up and it will get better? absolutely not, and GOOD ON YOU for not succumbing to the "con" of controlled cryi...

Friday 17 April 05:26pm
ali j

ali j replied to topic mid may to mid june 2008 bubs

oh Dominique you are so right....i feel so sad for babies in terrible family situations. like you, i feel so lucky. yes sometimes it drives me nuts that martin can't settle imogene, but its not his...

Friday 17 April 04:44pm
ali j

ali j replied to topic Out of interest....how many times a night does your baby wake per night?

hi, what you are going through is completely normal and more to the point, your baby is completely normal. prior to 6 - 7 months babies aren't overly aware of goings on in between sleep cycles. ...

Wednesday 15 April 06:35pm
ali j

ali j replied to topic mid may to mid june 2008 bubs

hi there i hope you all had a great easter (aside from the obvious unpleasant illnesses). we had a lovely time camping. imogene the dirt magnet had a ball. on saturday night there was a HUGE thunde...

Wednesday 15 April 12:31pm
ali j

ali j replied to topic Milk Banks?

hi there, victoria seems to be a bit backward on this issue. i asked the midwives where i had my baby if there was a milkbank to donate to (i always had an oversupply - i'm the equivalent of a je...

Wednesday 15 April 11:43am
ali j

ali j replied to topic do you get judged for Breastfeeding?

yep and i couldn't give a rat's arse! i've also had the BF at school comments and i just tell them that i will go up at little lunch and big lunch for feeding. (i'm also thinking of home schooling ...

Wednesday 15 April 11:05am
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ali j replied to topic Camping with 11wk old

excellent decision! my husband and i are fully into camping and bushwalking - the more remote the better in our opinion. some people look at me in horror at taking a baby camping, but if you are i...

Wednesday 15 April 10:57am
ali j

ali j replied to topic mid may to mid june 2008 bubs

hi i didn't have an unbroken night's sleep from about week 6 into my pregnancy. i was up to go to the toilet, then my back started aching in my second trimester, followed by my hip, followed by he...

Thursday 09 April 05:55pm
ali j

ali j replied to topic mid may to mid june 2008 bubs

hey welcome tash, we've been talking about long night's sleep in the PM section. i'm alicia, 40, registered nurse for 20 years, most recently developed and managed a cardiovascular angiography la...

Wednesday 08 April 05:30pm
ali j

ali j replied to topic Contolled Crying

Posted by: melissaem I'm not saying it's for everyone's child but it certainly worked well for us. this is so true. its not for all babies. the problem is though, that these programs and routines ...

Wednesday 08 April 07:14am
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