Huggies Forum

  1. home
  2. Baby Forum
  3. MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys’ profile

MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Help!!! Extreme Itching - Hives or PUPPS

I have had tests and everything has come back fine. My GP is certain I have PUPPS rash. I first experienced it during my 2nd pregnancy around 33 weeks. It started on the left hand side of my stomac...

Saturday 02 July 07:15pm
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Anxiety

Hi. I used to suffer from it quite frequently in the past and when I was pregnant a few years back I had it all under control, until when I hit 8 months and I got it quite bad. It's a horribl...

Monday 18 May 08:51am
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Reasonably prices maternity clothes...

Kmart does great maternity essentials and also some more dressy pieces, which is all very affordable. Also Jeans West do super comfy maternity jeans in different styles and colours. They're no...

Wednesday 29 April 07:49am
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Dealing with PCOS

Hi. I was diagnosed with PCOS when I was a teen. Got my first period when I was 17 and always have had irregular periods (average 4-5 periods annually). Was told by a specialist that it would be ha...

Sunday 04 May 04:57pm
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Constipation during pregnancy & Tips - Plum Juice???

Prunes first thing every morning with a big glass of water. Drink heaps of water throughout the day and exercise regularly (walk or whatever you're capable of doing). Also try eating x2 kiwi f...

Friday 15 November 05:46am
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic My baby has arrived...

Congratulations!! What a beautiful blessing. Enjoy this precious time and make the most of each day. My bubs is now 5 weeks and grown from 7 to 11 pounds - they grow son fast! All the very best : )

Friday 15 November 05:40am
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic homebirth...neighbours???

Haha, all the best for a silent home water birth. That was my plan too. Didn't quite go according to plan : ) I never bothered to tell my neighbours. I guessed they would have known what was g...

Thursday 14 November 06:34pm
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Over hearing about breastfeeding

Don't worry about the small things I say. We all have a right to feel how we do and look after our children how we choose. I think there's so much pressure on us Mums and I can't be...

Wednesday 13 November 06:55am
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys started new topic Tell me it gets better

Hi. All sounds normal. I only have a five week old, but hear and see all similar stories from my cousins and friends. One of my favourite quotes is from Les Brown........"if you're going ...

Wednesday 13 November 06:49am
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Nappy rash

Hi. Maybe try to see what happens when you stop using creams. Barrier cream doesn't allow the skin to breathe. I know this sounds crazy - but you should try using the wipes on your bottom for ...

Tuesday 12 November 07:01pm
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic When to get a midwife?

Hi. I found my midwife around 6 weeks, so it can't hurt to find one now. I struggled to find one that was available at that time as they were all booked up (tried five different mw's), so...

Monday 28 October 09:24am
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Baby Measuring Small at 39 weeks.

Hi. I gave birth 3 weeks a ago to a healthy and beautiful baby boy. He measured a long 53 cm. So, a lot of unnecessary worry!!

Monday 28 October 09:16am
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic how do i

Hi. I struggle with this brown dirt too. I only find I get it when I soak my whites. I find it goes away if I don't soak items in the washing machine (and instead in large bucket). To wash my ...

Thursday 03 October 04:17am
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Loose Bowls 36 weeks

Hi. I'm 39wks + 5dys. The toilet is my new best friend. I've always been very regular, but this is something else. Last month or so it feels like if it's not number 1's it'...

Tuesday 01 October 02:36pm
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Baby Measuring Small at 39 weeks.

Thanks for the replies Ladies and peace of mind. I wasn't too worried, but it's always nice to hear similar stories, to know you're not alone : )

Tuesday 01 October 01:10pm
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys started new topic Baby Measuring Small at 39 weeks.

Hi Ladies. So I went to weekly midwife check up this morning. I'm 39 weeks and 5 days. My usual midwife wasn't there, so I got a replacement midwife, which was all good. My usual midwife ...

Tuesday 01 October 11:43am
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Transferring from Moses basket to cot.

Well done!! I am due this week and look forward to trying this when baby arrives : )

Tuesday 01 October 11:32am
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Big mumma

A huge congratulations : ) I personally think that you would not be pregnant if your body couldnt handle it. All you can do is stay positive and be strong for baby. There's no time like the no...

Monday 30 September 02:02pm
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Can anyone recommend a good baby capsule?

MamaMum wrote: I bought this one http://kiwibaby.com/shopping/pgm-more_informati... I liked the base, easy to clip in and out. DD2 outgrew it in height at 8 months old, she was still under the 10k...

Sunday 29 September 06:02pm
MumWithBoys

MumWithBoys replied to topic Can anyone recommend a good baby capsule?

sweeta2011 wrote: Mum 2b wrote: Hi. I have rented a capsule from Baby Factory. It is $50 for 6 months. It is in great condition, all cleaned from last user and was installed for me by Baby Factory....

Sunday 29 September 05:58pm
MumWithBoys
  • New Zealand
  • 63 forum posts
  • 2 boys