|Topic Review (Newest First)|
|06-07-2011 10:19 AM|
Got a 104 - definetly would've been higher pre-first child :)
|06-03-2011 02:10 PM|
Originally Posted by texanromaniac
First time I did it based on current kiddo and what happened (homebirth that ended up transporting and was NOT a natural childbirth in the end, difficulty nursing so pumped for nine months, husband couldn't deal with baby snuffles in the night so no co-sleeping, etc.) and I got a 98!!
Then I re-took it based on how I want the next kiddo to be and got a 114...so I guess I'm still in the middle of crunchy....but I know I'm definitely one of the crunchiest amongst my friends and neighbors!!
|04-20-2011 08:07 AM|
107 Mmm! Love that whole-grain crunch!
I had no idea wearing shoes was non-crunchy. Even for those of us who live in places where there's snow on the ground in April?
|04-19-2011 06:57 PM|
167 Super Nutty, Ultra-Crunchy, Granola Earth Mama!
I had not realized until very recently that some people find barefoot walking gross and even offensive.
|04-19-2011 07:23 AM|
170 Crunchier than Grape nuts Cute :)
|04-19-2011 12:05 AM|
96! Too funny/cute!
|04-17-2011 09:04 PM|
I do shave and I love makeup and sock and shoes...so I'm assuming that is why I got a 147. It didn't give a lot of options for homeschooling. I have homeschooled for 2 years in the past but I am not currently homeschooling, but I keep that as an option for the future since I have tons of issues with the public school system.
I am crunchy because I rarely ever see a doctor, i use herbal remedies, i don't vaccinate, I use cloth and I do elimination communication (EC was the first subject that has came up that my new partner was surprised and raised an eyebrow at! homebirth and no vax wasn't a big deal to him but he looked at me like I was super strange when he first heard about the infant pottying idea, lol), I eat organic as much as possible but don't grow my own yet, i nurse during pregnancy and I tandem nursed for 1 year ( although that was very very draining so I am trying to space children further apart so I only have one nursing child at a time in the future), I do childled weaning (made uninformed mistake of not nursing first child, then 2nd daughter weaned at 3years and son weaned at 2.5years), I cosleep fully until about 2 or 3 years and then gradually transition them to their own beds, I birth unassisted and I keep sharp cutting objects away from infant genitals.
|04-17-2011 08:45 PM|
117 - MMM - love the whole grain crunch!
Docked for shaving and wearing shoes I think, but extra points for not using diapers!! Fun quiz!
|04-17-2011 06:49 PM|
I got a "Mmm! Love that whole-grain crunch!"
|04-17-2011 06:57 AM|
Cute. I'm a little disappointed I only scored 129, though. Alas, I wear shoes! And yeah, my transfer during my first pregnancy from a planned homebirth to a c-section certainly lost me points. If only I would make our cloth dipes and my pads instead of buying them, I could inch my way up... (it's my new goal!)
|04-16-2011 08:01 PM|
169-130 Super Nutty, Ultra-Crunchy, Granola Earth Mama!
|04-16-2011 03:51 PM|
109 Whole grain crunch. I was wondering what crunchy means, now I know!
|04-16-2011 12:40 PM|
Cute quiz, I got pretty crispy (60)
|04-16-2011 07:33 AM|
It's funny, I don't eat meat, but I didn't give myself points for that because I'm not able to grow my own food right now, which was something else it stated along with being vegetarian. I personally think that folks who raise their own meat are pretty crunchy and deserve to be in this category/get the maximum points. I wear makeup and shave, so those things probably lowered my points, as well. Oh well. This was a fun little quiz.
|04-16-2011 06:34 AM|
126 - Mmm! Love that whole-grain crunch! Got marked down for not using a midwife or homebirthing (that's what happens when you live in the middle of nowhere), not using cloth diapers (would love to, but just didn't work out with DS1), eating meat and not homeschooling.
|04-15-2011 11:38 PM|
I'm a supper nutty crunchy something. Ok:) that's a funny quiz!
|04-15-2011 05:08 PM|
I do have a friend that barefoots ALL the time and doesn't seem to have any issues. She lives in an area where folks just don't seem to mind as much. She has a pair of those toe shoes that look like toe sox! I totally want some but at 100+ bucks- not possible at this point.
It does get super cold in the winter here. So, while I love wearing no shoes and being barefoot- I do tend to wear sox when it's cold LOL! I have berks to wear with sox out in public during the winter.
|04-15-2011 05:03 PM|
So funny! This thread made the main page on the site. :-)
"Are you crunchy? Take this quiz to find out!"
|04-15-2011 02:04 PM|
I know I got docked for the meat thing and the breastfeeding... i have made an effort to get my family to go vegan, and they love all the meals I have made, but DH wont go all the way. I have compromised by telling him he either needs to hunt it himself and make sure it is done as humanly as possible and do the dirty work himself, or pay for local organic meat, which he agrees to. And I have to admit that the wild game he gets is pretty good... so dock away I guess! I also like that I know how most of the animal is used when he hunts. He dose some of the processing and then takes the rest to a local processor who does the rest and uses everything or gives it to others who will us it (and I don't mean grinding it into mcnuggests or dog food!). We have gotten giant bones for our dog to chew on though, he loves them.
As far as the breastfeeding, i would not call it child led, so i did not answer that way, but it was pretty much a mutual thing where I stopped offering and they stopped asking. Maybe I refused them once or twice due to being away at bed time or something, but no trauma or tears really.
Oh, and the co-sleeping... but I have already posted a thread on that. it may happen with this baby though and I am open to that.
And I do not go barefoot in the winter, brrr.
On the EC, we sort of did with DD1 (part time, cloth when we were out and some at home), but not at all with DD2 (part time cloth part time disposable). So going to do it this time, what a difference.
|04-15-2011 01:44 PM|
I got 118. I took this quiz a few years ago and I think my score is higher this time around.
|04-15-2011 01:38 PM|
139 and think I got docked for shaving....
|04-15-2011 12:51 PM|
84, pretty crispy! Yup, that's where I figured I'd be. But I do aspire to be more! :)
|04-15-2011 11:14 AM|
109, whole grain crunch! Cute quiz. I just used the answers I am planning on doing since I don't have any LO's yet. I think I am only slightly crunchier than everyone else in my city, which is a super crunchy city in general, so I feel pretty normal. As for the barefoot thing, I assumed they meant that you are just most comfortable without shoes and take them off whenever possible, not that you make a point of never wearing shoes at all.
|04-15-2011 08:06 AM|
|04-15-2011 12:03 AM|
Reading all the results has piqued my curiosity ... super duper grape nuts mamas: do you go barefoot all the time, even in public? How many people do that? I am just wondering! hehe
|04-14-2011 11:59 PM|
123 - Mmm! Love that whole-grain crunch!
Honestly, that's crunchier than I would have guessed, hahaha
|04-14-2011 10:42 PM|
62 pretty crispy!
Just by a hair.
But in my area I think I really am one of the crunchier moms. The crispy comes from homebirth/extended breastfeeding/baby wearing/co-sleeping. Though I sew for fun I won't even check the mail without makeup on and you can pry my strappy heels from my cold dead hands.
|04-14-2011 08:43 PM|
I scored 80, pretty crispy, rather middle of the road on the crunchiness scale. I wish I were a little more crunchy, but I can't eat wheat and don't have time to bake bread.
|04-14-2011 03:41 PM|
129-90 Mmm! Love that whole-grain crunch!
Didn't think I was that "crunchy!"
|04-14-2011 03:30 PM|
Thanks for sharing... thought I'd be more crispy, though!
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