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Forum: Reuse & Recycle   08-26-2009, 05:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 808
Posted By bohmproof
I am cleaning out my grandpa's house and there...

I am cleaning out my grandpa's house and there are a 1001 recorded VHS tapes.. stuff just taped of the tv from the 80's and 90's. Are these recycle-able, or can anyone think of what to do with...
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   06-04-2009, 01:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 331
Posted By bohmproof
We have started taking care of the chickens at...

We have started taking care of the chickens at MIL's house, long story, but she can't do it for a while.

We are going to toss all the eggs and give them to the cats, and start fresh collecting.....
Forum: Women's Health   06-04-2009, 12:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 237
Posted By bohmproof
Background: dd will be 8 months on the 13th, no...

Background: dd will be 8 months on the 13th, no vax yet, only the 3 day checkup, eats anything you will give her, still breast feeds, likes super watery juice in bottles (won't accept B. M., other...
Forum: Parenting   06-04-2009, 02:49 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 3,780
Posted By bohmproof
my DH wanted Johann (yo-hann) but I couldn't...

my DH wanted Johann (yo-hann) but I couldn't wrap my head around it.

We went with Hannabal Shaw.. Hannabal was the only name we could agree on.. we have a very strong and unique surname and...
Forum: Family Safety   05-21-2009, 02:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 278
Posted By bohmproof
thanks!

thanks!
Forum: Parenting   05-21-2009, 02:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 558
Posted By bohmproof
DH and I are so frustrated, his side of the...

DH and I are so frustrated, his side of the family continually offers to take DS (3) on outings, to the movies, park, overnights, and other special outings.. and when we try to take them up on it,...
Forum: Family Safety   05-21-2009, 02:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 278
Posted By bohmproof
I took away a carseat from my MIL last weekend...

I took away a carseat from my MIL last weekend because the date was 2002, and i have always understood it doesn't matter, 5 years max. I was so mad that it was improperly installed for one, the...
Forum: Activism and News   05-21-2009, 02:02 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 28,484
Posted By bohmproof
Wal-Mart-- reasons listed above, and the small...

Wal-Mart-- reasons listed above, and the small town killing.. seen personally.

K-Mart.. can't stand Martha Stewart

Trader Joe's.. every little thing is prepackaged and wrapped in plastic.. you...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   05-14-2009, 05:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 421
Posted By bohmproof
Two grocery bags full of crap later, I posted on...

Two grocery bags full of crap later, I posted on craigslist what was usable, and the rest got tossed.. I will never go through it all.. old makeup, crappy hair jell... but the bathroom looks a...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   05-14-2009, 03:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 421
Posted By bohmproof
Can you donate or give away 1/2 bottles of...

Can you donate or give away 1/2 bottles of toiletries.. what do you do with it all? Shampoo becomes bubble bath for DS, but there is way to much! Who needs 12 bottles of lotion? (all gifts btw) My...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   05-14-2009, 02:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 996
Posted By bohmproof
Jo Ann's fabrics has a cheep fabric section in...

Jo Ann's fabrics has a cheep fabric section in the back of the store where it is 1-5 dollars a yard for fabric, there are also discount stores like big lots or pic and save for bedding... I have...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   05-14-2009, 02:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 353
Posted By bohmproof
Non schedule grazer here... DS is 3 ...

Non schedule grazer here... DS is 3

Breakfast: cheerios or waffles from scratch (ba-ho's), or scambled eggs (ed's)

Lunch/snacks: leftovers, turkey dogs, chicken noodle, any type of soup...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   05-14-2009, 02:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 682
Posted By bohmproof
We have a huge.. 8ft by 10 ft sandbox my dh...

We have a huge.. 8ft by 10 ft sandbox my dh built and the hose nearby.. my son will play in it in a rainstorm.. I can't get him out of it. I would say the worst of it is he likes to use our bed as a...
Forum: Life With a Baby   05-13-2009, 02:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 981
Posted By bohmproof
DD eats everything! (Sept.13) We started...

DD eats everything! (Sept.13)

We started spoon feeding baby foods just because we had so much extra foodstamps so we could afford jar food .. cheeper than buying the same thing to make at home...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-09-2009, 02:15 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,020
Posted By bohmproof
OP here. I understand the thought behind...

OP here. I understand the thought behind neglectful parenting and helicopter parenting, I don't feel like I am either. Our library just went under a beautiful remodel and my son was exploring the...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-08-2009, 03:12 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,020
Posted By bohmproof
I am glad there are others out there that think...

I am glad there are others out there that think like this, 2 weeks ago DS was at the park and had a pinecone he wanted to play catch with, so he tossed it towards the boy to get him to toss it back....
Forum: Organize & Declutter   05-08-2009, 02:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 380
Posted By bohmproof
Each of mine has a dresser overflowing.. but we...

Each of mine has a dresser overflowing.. but we get hand me downs from about 8-10 different people on a regular basis between the two of them. If they don't wear it, it just gets passed down the...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   05-08-2009, 02:08 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,374
Posted By bohmproof
I personally think Thomas characters are super...

I personally think Thomas characters are super creepy.. i think it's the eyes and the messages are terrible in the few that I have watched.. but DS LOVES trains.. we have the brio train track and...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-07-2009, 07:05 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,020
Posted By bohmproof
I am so frustrated.. we got back from the...

I am so frustrated.. we got back from the library about an hour ago.. and all the parents today felt that the children needed to be monitored completely to the point if my 7 month old fell over from...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   05-07-2009, 02:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 297
Posted By bohmproof
check good will and craigslist.. takes more time...

check good will and craigslist.. takes more time but much cheeper.. it's amazing how many people clean out elderly family members houses and practicly give them away.

If you have a recycle...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   05-07-2009, 01:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,030
Posted By bohmproof
It will cost money, but when we tried to move my...

It will cost money, but when we tried to move my grandpa from the metro area down to us, we cleaned out the house every weekend for a year before we finally hired someone that specialized in this...
Forum: TV-Free   05-05-2009, 11:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,940
Posted By bohmproof
It sounds like you are getting things figured...

It sounds like you are getting things figured out.. I had a horrible time with my 3y.o. but we bought a tv armoire so we can shut the doors, have it on a plug strip that we can switch everything off...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   05-04-2009, 05:00 PM
Replies: 62
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Views: 1,830
Posted By bohmproof
I LOVE...

I LOVE beer!http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif:
I have a hard time giving it up.. I love dark expensive beer....
In the summertime I will drink light cheeper beer, but there is...
Forum: TV-Free   04-28-2009, 09:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 842
Posted By bohmproof
Maybe you can set up some activities for DH to...

Maybe you can set up some activities for DH to do with your DD.. coloring, play dough, games to play together or toys that she and DH could play with together (train or car table/tracks) to give...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-27-2009, 07:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 690
Posted By bohmproof
Sturart Little 1&2 Simpsons Futurama ...

Sturart Little 1&2
Simpsons
Futurama
Teanage Ninja Turtles
Wall-E
Star Wars (old ones)
Lilo and Stich
Cars
Spiderman (supervied)
Carlotte's Web
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