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Forum: Special Needs Parenting   12-27-2012, 03:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,153
Posted By Dreaming
I've been making smoothies for my SPD child for...

I've been making smoothies for my SPD child for a few years now. I do my best to keep dairy and gluten out of them. We have a Vitamix that has proven invaluable. He won't drink anything that has...
Forum: Women's Health   11-05-2011, 05:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,515
Posted By Dreaming
Thanks for the info! I'll read up some more on...

Thanks for the info! I'll read up some more on that doctor you mentioned. I've been taking Vit D and a B complex. I know nothing about maca yet. Coconut oil has come up a few times hunting about...
Forum: Women's Health   11-05-2011, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 109
Posted By Dreaming
I had acupuncture done and honestly didn't...

I had acupuncture done and honestly didn't notice a change. In fact, my pain got worse over time (and here I am searching for more information on my medical situation). Good luck to you. I bet...
Forum: Women's Health   11-05-2011, 01:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,515
Posted By Dreaming
I'm going in to get blood work drawn early next...

I'm going in to get blood work drawn early next week, but I'm a little bit freaked out by how quickly things are changing. I've had body aches (burning pain in my joints and just general aching all...
Forum: The Childhood Years   03-06-2011, 09:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,618
Posted By Dreaming
DS has some sensory issues and delays and has...

DS has some sensory issues and delays and has been VERY reluctant to poop in the toilet. I was determined to respect his needs and take a gentle approach at his own pace, but I honestly had no idea...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-06-2010, 08:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,235
Posted By Dreaming
Thanks for the new game suggestions! I'll try...

Thanks for the new game suggestions! I'll try them.  Hungry Hungry Hippos is nice and rowdy. I forgot all about that one.  I think he'd like Elefun ( I think that's what it's called) where it blows...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-06-2010, 01:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,235
Posted By Dreaming
Like Candyland or Hi-Ho Cherry-O or Chutes and...

Like Candyland or Hi-Ho Cherry-O or Chutes and Ladders?
Mine is nearly 5 (in Feb) and does not play any of them. I tried explaining Hi-Ho Cherry-O yesterday, but he just wanted to collect the...
Forum: The Childhood Years   11-22-2010, 05:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 239
Posted By Dreaming
Thank you. You're right. He may just be trying...

Thank you. You're right. He may just be trying something different. Dh and I keep second guessing ourselves and playing " what if". It may just be that Ds has some delays and/ or sensitivities. We...
Forum: The Childhood Years   11-22-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 239
Posted By Dreaming
Now I'm wondering if something is going on with...

Now I'm wondering if something is going on with him that we aren't fully aware of. I have read a lot about Autism and he doesn't have enough of the markers (he has always smiled, made eye contact,...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   10-08-2010, 03:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,351
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I wanted to add that DD isn't reading the...

I wanted to add that DD isn't reading the Headsprout books because she feels they aren't interesting, but she is reading other books and sounding words out phonetically. It could be that she is...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   10-07-2010, 08:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,351
Posted By Dreaming
I like HeadSprout and DD is using it. I found a...

I like HeadSprout and DD is using it. I found a 25% off code not too long ago and used that. We did a 2 week trial of ReadingEggs and it was glitchy and stopped working.

ETA that DD is indeed...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-23-2010, 01:42 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,451
Posted By Dreaming
Yes. Several people. Armed robbery to triple...

Yes. Several people. Armed robbery to triple homicide and many things in between. I moved away and changed my name so that my children don't have to deal with any of that train wreck. Plus, I like...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-16-2010, 03:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 12,547
Posted By Dreaming
My DS is 4.5 and has done this a long time. We...

My DS is 4.5 and has done this a long time. We also do Miralax off and on. What I've started doing is put him on the toilet at night when he's been asleep for a couple of hours. I can usually just...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-14-2010, 12:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 391
Posted By Dreaming
One couple from our h.s. class ended up married...

One couple from our h.s. class ended up married after they had one child. Now they have 3 kids and he wandered off last winter because he was done being married....
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-11-2010, 07:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 370
Posted By Dreaming
Wow, so our quarterly "surprise" inspections...

Wow, so our quarterly "surprise" inspections aren't as bad as having someone just pop into our home unannounced on a weekly basis. Yikes.
Honestly, if our landlords came into my space when we...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-11-2010, 03:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 370
Posted By Dreaming
http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smili...

http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif
We are homeowners, but we moved across the country. Our house is being rented out and we are also having to rent from someone else....
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-06-2010, 03:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 470
Posted By Dreaming
The "date with Ryan" one was funny. In the...

The "date with Ryan" one was funny. In the beginning, he's making toys for unprivileged children and has a checklist of cats needing homes. They are totally tongue in cheek yet uncomfortable to...
Forum: Personal Growth   09-04-2010, 02:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,624
Posted By Dreaming
I had an idea and I plan to implement it. If I...

I had an idea and I plan to implement it.
If I give myself x amount of time once a week to surf or check certain blogs or whatever, at least I'm not feeling totally "deprived" of all that is fun on...
Forum: Personal Growth   09-02-2010, 02:42 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,624
Posted By Dreaming
Well, I completely suck at doing no internet....

Well, I completely suck at doing no internet. http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/eyesroll.gif
However, tomorrow is another day. I have a TON of things that need doing that do not...
Forum: Personal Growth   08-31-2010, 07:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,624
Posted By Dreaming
I want to join, but most of my connecting with...

I want to join, but most of my connecting with other adults is done online. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/shy.gif
I do know life would be so much better if I just stepped away...
Forum: Personal Growth   08-30-2010, 02:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,784
Posted By Dreaming
I completely understand. Our first house was...

I completely understand. Our first house was like that for both DH and I. Don't know what we were thinking. That house had an awful layout and mold issues AND was built in to a hillside that was...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-30-2010, 01:43 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 5,295
Posted By Dreaming
Quote: Originally Posted by Sustainer...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Sustainer http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15786816)
I'm really baffled by the number of people...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-30-2010, 01:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 533
Posted By Dreaming
Post it on Craigslist. You'll be able to get...

Post it on Craigslist. You'll be able to get more than $40 for all of it. People buying off of CL are generally willing to pay more than those shopping at garage sales. Make sure to disclose the...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-27-2010, 07:42 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,344
Posted By Dreaming
Quote: Originally Posted by 2xy...

Quote:
Originally Posted by 2xy http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15779980)
I'm still in awe about the woman he's dating....
Forum: Pets   08-27-2010, 07:07 PM
Replies: 22
  cat pee
Views: 771
Posted By Dreaming
When I used the Nature's Miracle, it still took...

When I used the Nature's Miracle, it still took FOREVER to get all the pee out. Also several rolls of paper towels. I think the stain spread out more too. That was super fun. Not.
I would think...
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