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Chocolate2011 started new topic Moving cities with young children

My husband has just been offered a job in another city. We have a 1 year old and 3 year old. I will likely be giving up my full time job here to settle the kids there, then look for full time work....

Tuesday 31 March 09:24pm
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Chocolate2011 replied to topic 2 hour bedtime routine - unbelievable :(

Thanks for the sleepstore link, will check it out and thanks all for the advice & tips u try too. I like the star machine idea. He stopped his day nap almost a year ago. His bedtime is 7pm, or...

Sunday 16 November 10:46am
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Chocolate2011 replied to topic 2 hour bedtime routine - unbelievable :(

My son is 3.5years. He used to be amazing at bedtime but as he got older (about last 6 months) it's been a nightmare. What's worse is he's a night waker now too. Started around same ...

Friday 14 November 08:32pm
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Chocolate2011 started new topic 2 hour bedtime routine - unbelievable :(

Hi ladies, any tips for people who have been here but fixed it? No amount of bathing, reading books, back massages, sitting on the floor next to bed, taking back to bed so many times and not saying...

Friday 14 November 06:49pm
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Chocolate2011 replied to topic PLEASE HELP..Morning sickness remedies???

Ah I cant believe I almost forgot to mention nettle tea. It is good for so may things and may help your headaches and is supposed to be good for nausea and morning sickness. Plus it is a source of ...

Tuesday 04 November 11:24am
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Chocolate2011 replied to topic Migraines during pregnancy

Just posted this on another post too..... I forgot to add..... a Chiropractor hugely helped with my migraines. Also i wonder if taking probiotics could help? Apparently there is a link between your...

Monday 03 November 08:53pm
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Chocolate2011 replied to topic PLEASE HELP..Morning sickness remedies???

I got terrible headaches with my first. I found if I drank a lot of water (about 2 litres a day) it helped a bit. When i actually had the migraine an icepack on my head or back of neck. Also tying ...

Monday 03 November 08:48pm
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Chocolate2011 replied to topic Tena incontinence underwear post birth?

Yep i did and was awesome to just be able to throw them away. Actually a friend told me about doing this, and I have heard of others too. I cant remember what kind, but with my 2nd child they had a...

Monday 03 November 08:41pm
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Chocolate2011 started new topic Crazy daycare costs... What do others pay?

Just looking at enrolling our 2nd child in daycare. To have a 1 year old & 3 year old in daycare is about $450. I know other places even more than this. What is everyone else paying?

Friday 31 October 01:43pm
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Chocolate2011 replied to topic Help! 3 year old not sleeping through night :(

Thank you for your advice Our son has had a lot of different soft toys, or other toys. Some have helped settle him to sleep when he first goes to bed, but nothing calms him in the night. He starte...

Thursday 09 October 09:09pm
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Chocolate2011 replied to topic Help! 3 year old not sleeping through night :(

Hard to know, but i dont think so. He doesnt like us leaving him, we have a good bedtime routine, and while he is not keen for us to leave and always wants us to stay, he eventually agrees to sleep...

Wednesday 08 October 12:17pm
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Chocolate2011 started new topic Help! 3 year old not sleeping through night :(

My 3 year old used to sleep well but has been waking during the night for weeks and yells out Mummy or Daddy until someone goes to him, and sometimes we have to stay with him. Sometimes its exhaust...

Monday 06 October 07:24pm
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Chocolate2011 started new topic Daycares in Wellington New Zealand?

Hi there, does anyone know of a good daycare in Wellington, NZ? Please share your advice or experiences. Thanks Heaps.

Monday 08 September 07:13pm
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Chocolate2011 replied to topic Falling pregnant while on the pill

No, not personally, but I have heard it can happen. Also antibiotics may interfere with the effectiveness of the pill.

Thursday 04 September 06:35pm
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Chocolate2011 replied to topic How to hurry baby along - your tips

Using a breast pump obviously you wont have milk, but if your are near your due date you might express colostrum. Anyway apparently it may trigger oxytocin which can initiate labour. While i was p...

Tuesday 02 September 06:56pm
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Chocolate2011 replied to topic No Sleeping

Hi there, it's tough went a baby doesn't sleep - especially with other little ones in the house. Your not alone and many baby's who are 6-9 months still wake in the night for feeding...

Friday 29 August 11:31am
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Chocolate2011 started new topic Kids party invite stating no gifts?

My son received a party invite to a 4 year olds birthday. It said you don't have to bring a gift. It seems a bit unusual to turn up to a child's party without a present... especially if o...

Friday 29 August 08:15am
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Chocolate2011 started new topic Baby moving and wont stay still in cot to sleep

Hi there, it is taking forever to get my 6 month old to sleep. He keeps moving and rolling all around the cot. We have him in a phil and ted strap thing just to get him to stay put (although usuall...

Friday 25 July 08:41am
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Chocolate2011 replied to topic labour

Expressing milk (actually it's likely to be colostrum), but the pumping can cause your body to produce the hormone Oxytocin which may induce labour.

Wednesday 09 July 07:33pm
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Chocolate2011 replied to topic Bleeding, Told Miscarried, 3 days later Baby is fine.

Sorry you had to go through this. Yes I had bleeding and went on to have a normal birth. It can be a scary thing to see blood, but isn't always a sign of miscarriage. I had a bleed at 19 weeks...

Tuesday 10 June 07:56pm
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