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yvonneclifford replied to topic 2 credit cards

are you in NZ or Australia? i dont know about in Australia but in NZ the banks will consolodate debt you have on other cards and give you a lower rate (usually for the 'life of the balance' or a fe...

Monday 04 July 04:26pm
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yvonneclifford replied to topic Have you added thickener to you babies formula

We used gaviscon for our son with reflux. It worked a treat. He was breastfed, so i just mixed it up with a tiny amount of formula in one of those medicine dispensers with the teats. I think you ca...

Sunday 19 June 01:16am
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yvonneclifford replied to topic smoking whilst pregnant

I have a friend who has smoked through all of her pregnancies. Her last baby had kidney problems (one of the effects of smoking while pregnant) and then she goes on to smoke through this pregnancy ...

Thursday 09 June 02:46pm
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yvonneclifford replied to topic My 5th baby and Im Paranoid over everything about her!!

yeah i would try the gaviscon, it was a big help for us. Dont switch to formula thinking it would help the reflux, apparently breastmilk is best for reflux babies. The thing i found hardest was tha...

Wednesday 08 June 12:49pm
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yvonneclifford replied to topic baby kicks

with both my pregnancies I havent felt much in the way of movements, and the midwife said if i start to get worried about it (like if i havent felt any for a few hours) to sit down, have something ...

Monday 06 June 02:57pm
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yvonneclifford started new topic Pre Labour Pains

More of a rant than anything... I am 39+1 today and for the past week I have been having pre-labour pains (mostly at night/early morning) so bad they wake me up and I cant get back to sleep! It was...

Wednesday 01 June 02:31pm
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yvonneclifford replied to topic Does anyone think that it's a bad idea to mow

Yeah, ive mowed our lawns both pregnancies right through and ive not had any trouble. Our lawns take about 1 1/2 hours so I just do it in small lots (sometimes on different days) and make sure I st...

Wednesday 01 June 02:16pm
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yvonneclifford replied to topic 16 mth age gap ideas

We are having a 16month age gap..any day now!! our first is a boy and this baby is a girl. I know they wont understand the present thing, but i couldnt resist, how cute!! I got DS (from DD) a prope...

Wednesday 01 June 02:08pm
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yvonneclifford replied to topic Confused re. entitlements and mat leave

Yeah, i was quite lucky in the way that DS was born in Feb, so by the time the new financial year rolled round I wasnt earning anything (mat leave payments had stopped, etc), so for the whole next ...

Sunday 29 May 04:28am
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yvonneclifford replied to topic Belly belt

forgot to say the brand is "oppo"

Sunday 29 May 01:29am
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yvonneclifford replied to topic Belly belt

i got a great one from the hospital, and was only a $20 bond to borrow it I strained my ligaments at about 35weeks from picking up DS I presume!! it was so sore, and the belly band definatley hel...

Sunday 29 May 01:28am
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yvonneclifford replied to topic What do you think of the name.....

i quite like it...i think alot of the other replys were aussies so they probably not as familiar with the word!! My nephew is called Kauri which I also like, sounds like "cody" if you pronounce it ...

Sunday 29 May 01:23am
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yvonneclifford replied to topic Just wanting know when people started getting there monthly back after having baby.

I still havent got it back after having DS (hes 15months now), breastfed til he was 12 months and 'caught the 1st egg' when he was about 7 months (so diddnt result in a period!)..its been about 2 y...

Friday 27 May 02:11am
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yvonneclifford replied to topic Chinese Gender Prediction (obforcus one)

right for this pregnancy (girl) but says my DS is a girl!!

Thursday 26 May 01:43am
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yvonneclifford replied to topic Pregnancy vitamins

Check this out in regards to the iodine; Its only just come out in between my pregnancies (so in the last year) and a lot of my pregnant friends dont even know about it (their midwives havent told ...

Thursday 26 May 01:39am
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yvonneclifford replied to topic Pregnancy vitamins

hey i have folic acid n iodiene tablets 2. my midwife said u only need to take the folic acid for the 1st trimester and the iodiene u take 4 the whole pregnancy. elevit is prety expensive way ou...

Wednesday 25 May 05:20pm
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yvonneclifford replied to topic Scalloped potato recipe?

Yeah i just do potatoes, onions, salt & pepper and cheese layered up (a few layers of each) then pour milk over the top. Easy

Friday 20 May 03:28am
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yvonneclifford replied to topic Stripping/Sweeping Membranes

I had a S&S when I was about 40+2. Diddnt end up having DS til 40+5 but it was worth giving it a go. Its just like having a smear, maybe a little bit more uncomfortable and sometimes you bleed a li...

Wednesday 18 May 05:05am
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yvonneclifford replied to topic Tea

just found this on the kiwifamilies website and thought it may be of interest It is recommended that during pregnancy caffeine is limited to 300mg caffeine per day. Caffeine does travel through th...

Tuesday 17 May 03:05am
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yvonneclifford replied to topic Tea

I have read that the reccomended 'safe' level for caffeine consumption is 2 cups of coffee per day or 4 teas (or 1 coffee and 2 teas) so I wouldnt be worried about having one tea!!

Tuesday 17 May 02:59am
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