Log In Sign Up

Padsicles??


Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To 2012 Playroom LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #1  
November 17th, 2012, 08:08 PM
mollymalone's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 1,566
Ran across these on Pinterest, and thought they sounded interesting.

Has anyone heard of, or used these?
New moms, would you consider this useful?
If you've tried them, are they worth the effort?

{DIY} Padsicles, the must-have postpartum item
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #2  
November 17th, 2012, 09:59 PM
Glycerin19's Avatar Mindful Mama
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Georgia
Posts: 786
I don't know if homemade ones are worth it. I did buy a box of peripads from Amazon though because she's right about the relief. It's a definite necessity.
__________________
Sarah

Mom to Norah (12/5/2012), Stella (5), Elly (7), and Nick (12)



Reply With Quote
  #3  
November 17th, 2012, 10:09 PM
Ame C's Avatar Every breath is a gift.
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 3,845
I remember someone posted about padsicles a while ago on here. I completely forgot about them. The first week pp I made ice packs with a ziplock bag, crushed ice, and paper towels (wrap it several times with paper towels). Then I would stick it in my underwear directly on top of my pad.

I would say either an ice pack of some kind or a cold pad is a MUST for the first few days.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
November 18th, 2012, 12:35 AM
NewGurl's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: USA
Posts: 2,344
I was so going to make those but I never needed them in fact the only time i really hurt unbearably was when I tried to put an cold pack down there the cold drove me crazy not reliveing at all personaly ohhh and sitting on a wooden bench yeah dont do that lol. so never bothered with makeing or purchesing anything of the like although I think its pretty unusual to not like them from what iv heard they are amazing so maybe im just wierd lol.
__________________


Reply With Quote
  #5  
November 18th, 2012, 04:19 AM
white.house's Avatar Kelli
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Southeastern, USA
Posts: 11,407
I really think they could be useful! After my VBAC I wore huge ice packs in my mesh undies for a few days, such sweet relief!
__________________


eli grey [9.15.10]
jude lawrence [11.9.12]
forever loving our best girl, finley [born still 10.30.11]
Reply With Quote
  #6  
November 18th, 2012, 11:03 AM
*Izzy's*Mommy*'s Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Vancouver, Canada
Posts: 4,914
They make them and use them at my hospital. I only used them right after I delivered, but they sure felt good and helped!
__________________
Shannon


Reply With Quote
  #7  
December 5th, 2012, 11:05 AM
writerchick324's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Washington
Posts: 1,400
I used them until I was completely healed. I also had a forcep delivery, so I think I was also bruised so they really felt great. I just ran my pads under water then stuck them in the freezer. I went through a ton but they really felt great. lol
__________________





Elliott David: 9/13/12, 5:36pm, 8lbs15oz, 20 1/2" long!









Reply With Quote
Reply

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:04 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0