Log In Sign Up

Quick Update


Forum: Large Families

Notices

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 Large Families LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #1  
August 20th, 2009, 12:35 PM
MamaAshley's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 7,140
Life has been INSANE since Noah has been born. Going from 4-5 was by FAR the hardest transition! Plus my oldest started kindergarten on Monday, so things are just crazy. I started going to a fitness center, so that takes my mornings up, plus we're re-doing our downstairs floors (from carpet and linoleum to wood!!!) and re-painting. I took on a little much at once like always Noah is doing great, he's a sweet baby, but also needy of course, he screams from 7-8:30 like clock work nightly. Makes bedtime for the others a nightmare!But we're figuring out what works for him and I basically throw everyone in bed at 10 till 8 and get into the bath with him and soak for 20 minutes with him laying on my legs and he LOVES it. Gives me some alone time with him too.

Anyway, I just wanted to update everyone, I'll share pics of Noah and our finished downstairs whenever we get done (next year? lol) Hope everyone is doing great, and congrats to Farmer'swife, I hear a baby has been had!
__________________





Ashley, pre-RN student, birth doula and busy SAHM to Brianne 6, Colin 5, Kylie 4,
Bryson 2,and our lil man Noah Alexander turns one year on 7/5/10!

Reply With Quote
  #2  
August 20th, 2009, 02:03 PM
shari626's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Delaware
Posts: 5,679
Yes, that sounds hectic Ashley. But it will be worth it when it's done.

Noah must be getting so big! Can't wait to see some pics!

Thanks for updating us ~ and keep us posted on you guys!
__________________



Thanks to Jaidynsmum for my awesome siggy!!!



Reply With Quote
  #3  
August 20th, 2009, 08:54 PM
Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 5,023
Send a message via Yahoo to MamaJessie
A nice warm bath is a great place to bond.

GL to your DD starting school.
__________________
Jessica Wife to Rich -
Mom to DD - 13 DS - 10 DD - 5 DD - 3



Reply With Quote
  #4  
August 20th, 2009, 09:47 PM
Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 9,490
Do you have a health food store near you? YOu might try picking up some Cocyntal. It's a homeopathic for colic/gassy/fussy babies. I find that at around his age they get fussy of evenings and I'd give my baby a dose of this and it was amazing how well it worked....I have shared this with many and the few that listen are AMAZED how well it works. It's COMPLETELY safe, natural, and tasteless. I can't say enough about this product!

Does sound like you are crazy busy. Thanks for checking in. Would love to see pics LOL
__________________
Martha
Momma to Emma, Elzie, Gretchen, Olive, and Rogan

We aren't to give a baby milk, berries, or peanut butter. We are to introduce new foods one at a time. But it's OK to inject several viruses, bacteria, aluminum, formaldehyde, phenoxyethanol, animal serum, mercury, squalene and more into an 8 week old? I don't think so.
In order to be healthy it is an unfortunate fact that people must be allowed the opportunity to be ill. I trust my body and those of my children to work correctly against the relatively benign diseases they vax for, and do not trust the ingredients in the vaccinations.
Our choice to not vax isn't based in ignorance, poverty, conspiracy theory and rumor. It's research, common sense, fact and evidence based..something the medical community has largely forgot about.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
August 21st, 2009, 01:35 PM
Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 8,347
Nice to hear from you
__________________
mom of 5 girls
Reply With Quote
  #6  
August 21st, 2009, 05:52 PM
Kristina's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Vermont
Posts: 6,677
Send a message via AIM to Kristina
I hope things calm down a bit for you..
__________________




Kristina SAHM of Janessa 16, Xandria 14, Thayer 13, Alorah 10, Nathalia 9, Malayna 7, Sawyer 5, Ryder 3, Kristiana 1 and edd Jan 24
























































Make a pregnancy ticker

Reply With Quote
  #7  
August 23rd, 2009, 09:37 AM
MamaAshley's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 7,140
Thanks everyone! Great to hear from everyone!

Martha, thanks, I will pick some up this week when I hit up Whole Foods.
__________________





Ashley, pre-RN student, birth doula and busy SAHM to Brianne 6, Colin 5, Kylie 4,
Bryson 2,and our lil man Noah Alexander turns one year on 7/5/10!

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 07:40 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0