Maybe try asking her, "How does that make you feel?" or "How do you feel?" If she still has trouble- try drawing faces and let her pick one that shows how she feels?
I don't know...mine's only 2
Originally Posted by cjanelles
Anyway, sometimes I wish I had some sort of faith so that I could find comfort in the belief that god was going to take care of me and everything was going to be fine.
Funny- I just ran across your post, Granolalight.
I would never have imagined that you felt this way!
You look like you have it ALL together... :-)
I feel almost exactly like you described in your OP
I really like the advice...
We are UU- so I'll probably just cruise those threads.
Or other non-religious websites.
In "Parenting Beyond Belief"- one of the stories mentions that they say
"THAT'S FUNNY!" when someone...
Thanks for your replies everyone!
I feel pretty normal and like I fit in here-
I went back and read several pages of posts...
So some of us feel modest about our "naturalness" and some don't mind if others see it... Both...
27 month old DD has been pulling flowers when she sees them.
So to try to get her to just appreciate them (without uprooting them)
I've been modeling this behavior- I sort of cup my hands around the flower and say, "Oh how...
27 month old dd-
Daddy, Mommy and DD were laying in bed reading and talking.
DD is nursing while we read.
I said I had to go to the potty- so I got up.
She rolled over and said- "I drink Daddy's milk!"
I said, ...
Howdy Hairy Mommas!
I'm in Texas- near Waco-
Haven't shaved anything in about 8 years.
I don't shave for comfort.
It used to burn and itch and take so much time to shave.
So it's a time-saver thing, mostly.
Here's my question...
sometimes my dd will clamp down if i'm talking too loud for her- or if the music/tv are too loud. i think it's her way of saying- "Be quieter- i'm trying to nurse"
and other times- for no apparent reason...
i use the...