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Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-28-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 223
Posted By vegmom
Anxiety can be so crippling. I suffered through...

Anxiety can be so crippling. I suffered through high school with it and ended up dropping out then graduated doing it part time and ended up transferring through 3 high schools until i found an...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-28-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,430
Posted By vegmom
This guy needs to be charged and have some sort...

This guy needs to be charged and have some sort of record. He will likely re-offend especially since hardly anybody made a big deal about your incident. Keep knocking on doors and phoning ppl until...
Forum: Parents as Partners   04-28-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 684
Posted By vegmom
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Danesmama http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Parents as Partners   04-28-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,003
Posted By vegmom
Ive been wondering how you have been doing.......

Ive been wondering how you have been doing.... do you think tweaking meds would help... I know from experience with my dad that this has made a huge difference for him since the last time I...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   04-28-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 431
Posted By vegmom
What is your degree in? Do they have classes...

What is your degree in? Do they have classes that you could take online? The only problem with that is that you need to be consistent. I have bought courses and never finished them because everyday...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   04-28-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 343
Posted By vegmom
Wow, you guys have a very hectic work schedule!...

Wow, you guys have a very hectic work schedule! I sympathize with you. I gave up my career to take care of my dds. Then we moved to a very rural area with little job opportunities. Some people have...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   04-28-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 916
Posted By vegmom
I had cystic and ocular rosacea. It was so...

I had cystic and ocular rosacea. It was so horrible and I very desperate to get help. I went to the dermatologist and dr. and they could not tell me why I have this major skin problem since I never...
Forum: The Childhood Years   04-28-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 257
Posted By vegmom
We experienced this in kindergarten as well. It...

We experienced this in kindergarten as well. It passed and nothing came of it.
Forum: Parents as Partners   01-12-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,922
Posted By vegmom
Last year my MIL said some mean, nasty and...

Last year my MIL said some mean, nasty and hurtful things that invalidated me in such a way that I was suicidal. I ended up spending several days in the hospital on suicide watch and the only way...
Forum: Parents as Partners   12-27-2013, 08:50 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,922
Posted By vegmom
http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/greensa...

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I did think of Children's Aid or Child Protection Services. They run courses that I have taken and you don't need to be signed up with them....
Forum: Parents as Partners   12-26-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,922
Posted By vegmom
Can you go to the hospital or call them to see...

Can you go to the hospital or call them to see if they could refer your family to any social service? They have your ER file.... Hospitals do work with all kinds of good agencies.
Forum: Parents as Partners   12-26-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,922
Posted By vegmom
That is going to be a big issue. My kids are 11...

That is going to be a big issue. My kids are 11 and 9 so I don't have to worry about little things like swallowing pills if they are told not to touch them. The social worker said there would be...
Forum: Traditional Foods   12-25-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,574
Posted By vegmom
subbing...

subbing http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/redface.gif. We have had a few water leaks in the house.
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-25-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 859
Posted By vegmom
This must be so stressful for you... there are...

This must be so stressful for you... there are many innovative ways to make money. I have friend who was a dog walker in a big city and then when he bought a house in the country he now took his...
Forum: Parents as Partners   12-25-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,922
Posted By vegmom
Thanks for understanding! I know my dad will not...

Thanks for understanding! I know my dad will not get better and I have heard many horror stories and read books about his condition being the worst of stituations and not to mention his drs being...
Forum: Parents as Partners   12-25-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,922
Posted By vegmom
I just want to say that I am all for people...

I just want to say that I am all for people taking responsibility for their actions and parents holding their children accountable and having appropriate consequences for things done wrong and so...
Forum: Parents as Partners   12-25-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,922
Posted By vegmom
  Alpenglow, I have followed your personal...


Alpenglow,
I have followed your personal thread and understand that you have had a bad experience with your ex and being abused is never Okay. Abuse hurts and scars and hurt people hurt people...
Forum: Parents as Partners   12-25-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,922
Posted By vegmom
It will be up to you how you handle the...

It will be up to you how you handle the behaviour of your husband.
 
You and your husband need help.
 
I have found Dialectical Behavior Therapy very good and incredibly insightful. This would...
Forum: Parents as Partners   12-25-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,922
Posted By vegmom
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Triniity http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1388445/husband-left-five-year-old-at-home/20#post_17533135)

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Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-25-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 544
Posted By vegmom
Hi Katie, I am in a very similar situation. I...

Hi Katie,
I am in a very similar situation. I grew up in big cities and only knew city life. I have moved around quite a bit and gave birth to my daughter in the suburbs of Chicago. She was 9...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   12-25-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,837
Posted By vegmom
I too have feared that if something happens to...

I too have feared that if something happens to DH or his income that we will end up living in a cardboard box in a ditch getting the family dinner out of trash bins (my nightmare). It has always...
Forum: Parents as Partners   12-25-2013, 11:21 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,922
Posted By vegmom
Wow, this must be so hard. It sounds like he has...

Wow, this must be so hard. It sounds like he has no insight in how damaging his behaviour is... Like no matter how much talking you do,  he won't get it. Even after a trip to the ER with your dd ......
Forum: Learning at School   12-25-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 570
Posted By vegmom
My kids are also in French immersion and I chose...

My kids are also in French immersion and I chose that over homeschooling. I would consider talking to the teachers and seeing what they feel is important to them in a classroom environment. The...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-25-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 5,807
Posted By vegmom
I am here too! I had picked up a Mothering...

I am here too! I had picked up a Mothering Magazine at Whole Foods in Chicago around 2001 and fell in love with it when pregnant with my first dd. When she was born I needed the magazine for amazing...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   12-25-2013, 07:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,430
Posted By vegmom
What are you doing to engage the mother daughter...

What are you doing to engage the mother daughter relationship? I know as moms that we are busy doing every day things for our children, helping them with homework, driving them to extra-curriculars,...
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