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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic Thinking of Studying Midwifery

Actually to study to be a doctor part time would be a LOT longer than 6 years! you never know.... when your kids are older and both at school you might be able to do it full time and have it done...

Monday 26 September 07:53am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic Thinking of Studying Midwifery

Thanks girls I am going to put nursing down as a second choice. Apparantly the course isn't as full on for nursing and like I said to Hubby, at least at the end of the 3 years I have a degree of s...

Monday 26 September 01:21am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic Babies born November 2010

Hi Ladies, As Megan and Sally have both said, we have a rather large group of about 38 mums from the original due in thread on Facebook. We found this to be a great way to keep in touch more regula...

Sunday 25 September 07:16am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic 10 months old weight dropping 2 percentiles

Both my kids whilst in a higher percentile for growth dropped off in their weight as soon as they started crawling and stabilised once they started walking. I think it sounds like she's going ok. I...

Sunday 25 September 07:09am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic When Did Your Baby Crawl?

Both my DD and DS started crawling at 8 1/2 months. When it happened it happened quickly....walking on the other hand took a while lol

Sunday 25 September 07:05am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic DD 10 months and can't say any words

I was worried about my son as my daughter started talking at 6 months, where as 9 months in my son wasn't really saying anything discernable. Well low and behold he picked it up bloody fast and wit...

Sunday 25 September 07:03am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic Thinking of Studying Midwifery

Wow thanks so much Chalys... that has given me lots to think about. Unfortunately I've looked into the entry scores for Midwifery and they are soooo high, like 90.25, where as nursing is 65...... S...

Sunday 25 September 12:05am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic Thinking of Studying Midwifery

I will be going through UNI SA which offers a 3 year Midwifery degree, without nursing. It seems that the first semester has 3 subjects so that would be 30 hours a week. I have no idea how I'd mana...

Saturday 24 September 08:50pm
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy started new topic Thinking of Studying Midwifery

HI Ladies, I have been wanting to study Midwifery at Uni for a few years and now that my daughter is 3 and son is nearly 1 with no more babies on the way I'm thinking that next year will be the yea...

Saturday 24 September 06:21pm
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic Anyone from or around KINGAROY, QLD

Thank you so much ladies, I love hearing it from the mouth of other mums, what better recommendation can you get. I am an Adelaide girl but for the past 4 years have been raising my family on Cape ...

Tuesday 12 July 06:11pm
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy started new topic Anyone from or around KINGAROY, QLD

Hi Ladies My DH has been offered a transfer down to Kingaroy. If we accept it we will be moving down there in September. I'm just wondering whether anyone on here lives there? What's it like as a t...

Tuesday 12 July 06:58am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic age gap between babies

I have a 2 year 3 month age gap between my kids. I wanted it to be less but it took me 8 months to conceive my DS. For me it's quite a good age gap but I think give or take a few months would be go...

Saturday 14 May 12:33am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic Mother gives 8y/o botox and waxes her legs...

This is just utter crap. Honestly why do parents want their kids to grow up so quickly! She will be able to make those decisions when she is old and mature enough to!!

Saturday 14 May 12:13am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic very slow developing 12week old

I've not experienced this exact thing, but my DS was very slumped to one side and as a result struggled to hold his head up one way. I took him to a chiro who had this all fixed in one session. He ...

Saturday 14 May 12:01am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic Rolling

Hi Kyz, Your DD sounds like both my kids, who were slow rollers. My dd finally worked out how to roll at 5 months and my DS worked it out just shy of 6 months. I was truly worried with my dd as to ...

Friday 13 May 11:58pm
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic Mothers instinct and gender of baby

I was wrong both times and my hubby was right both times, so I definitely cannot claim that I knew lol

Thursday 07 April 02:22am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic abnormal head circ?

Hi, My kids both have big heads. On the charts my daughter was always in the 50th percentile for weight and height and 90th percentile for her head. My son is a bit more even but his hc is larger t...

Wednesday 06 April 02:20am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic how heavy is your 5 month old

I think we always put pressure on ourselves regardless of our children's weights. My son at 5 months old today is 7.4kg's, but I've got the opposite problem as he's only put on 200grms in a month ...

Wednesday 06 April 02:15am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic how heavy is your 5 month old

I think we always put pressure on ourselves regardless of our children's weights. My son at 5 months old today is 7.4kg's, but I've got the opposite problem as he's only put on 200grms in a month ...

Wednesday 06 April 02:14am
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Lauren-Maddie_&_Rileys_Mummy replied to topic Digital SLR Camera

Hi, I have the older model Nikon D80 but i can highly recommend it. I have had it for 4 years and it's still going strong, producing excellent quality photo's and you can't beat it. I'm a bit more...

Monday 21 March 08:35am
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