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Forum: Lactivism   04-06-2007, 11:17 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,945
Posted By morgan's_mom
Also, they couldn't have voted on either bill at...

Also, they couldn't have voted on either bill at the hearing because they lacked a quorum.
Forum: Lactivism   04-06-2007, 11:16 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,945
Posted By morgan's_mom
I was the one testifying when the question was...

I was the one testifying when the question was asked about the blanket. :-)

Farrar has actually done a really good job with the committee. I met with some of the LCs pushing 703 after the hearing...
Forum: Vaccinations   03-28-2007, 07:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,397
Posted By morgan's_mom
Quote: But it doesn't matter if the Church...

Quote:
But it doesn't matter if the Church believes it is the parent's choice, nor does it matter whether or not the Church officially favors the vaccines' use ---- they don't make state law.
But...
Forum: Vaccinations   03-27-2007, 02:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,397
Posted By morgan's_mom
We can pick and choose here. The form is the...

We can pick and choose here. The form is the same whether you are claiming a philosophical/conscientious or religious exemption. You don't have to say what your basis is for objecting or whether...
Forum: Vaccinations   03-27-2007, 10:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,397
Posted By morgan's_mom
Quote: Ask them if they are saying that they...

Quote:
Ask them if they are saying that they agree then that it is ok to use aborted fetal tissue to culture vaccines, then research here the ones that are cultured on fetal tissue, I'm sure LI or...
Forum: Vaccinations   03-26-2007, 10:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,397
Posted By morgan's_mom
I did a search and found some discussion of this...

I did a search and found some discussion of this issue, but nothing exactly on point.

My daughter tested/interviewed for pre-K at a Catholic school this past weekend here in Austin. We applied...
Forum: Homebirth   08-07-2006, 01:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 763
Posted By morgan's_mom
http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smili...

http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/thumb.gif

I didn't know how I would feel about having others there for my first birth, so I didn't have anyone except my husband, the midwife,...
Forum: Homebirth   07-11-2006, 09:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 393
Posted By morgan's_mom
I am 39w2d with my third. My other two were born...

I am 39w2d with my third. My other two were born at 41w1d and 40w3d in fast, relatively easy labors (8.5 hours and 5.5 hours, with only a few hours of "hard" labor in each). Both times, my water...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-07-2006, 07:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 689
Posted By morgan's_mom
My daughter attends a preschool here in Austin...

My daughter attends a preschool here in Austin that is fairly hard to get into (waiting list, not academically), and we had zero problems with the exemption.

She is getting vaxed now, so it won't...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-07-2006, 07:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 187
Posted By morgan's_mom
I didn't see the previous post. I don't know how...

I didn't see the previous post. I don't know how to delete. SORRY!

The Texas Attorney General issued the following opinion today:

Opinion No. GA-0420
Go to:...
Forum: Lactivism   06-30-2005, 12:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 532
Posted By morgan's_mom
Actually, I read that the reason she planned a...

Actually, I read that the reason she planned a section with her first was because of Charlie's filming schedule -- they wanted to ensure that he would be there.

And Charlie *did* want her to be...
Forum: Lactivism   06-30-2005, 12:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 532
Posted By morgan's_mom
I was flipping through Us mag while I was...

I was flipping through Us mag while I was waiting for some pics at the drug store and Denise was on the cover. The article mentioned that she is BFing baby Lola, and there was a quote from her about...
Forum: Vaccinations   05-18-2005, 12:52 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,318
Posted By morgan's_mom
Yes, I am currently reconsidering our decision...

Yes, I am currently reconsidering our decision not to vax our two children.

One reason is that every time one of my kids coughs, I freak out and think s/he has whooping cough. I spent one entire...
Forum: Lactivism   05-18-2005, 12:24 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,952
Posted By morgan's_mom
Yep....

Yep. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/Cuss.gifhttp://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/Cuss.gifhttp://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/Cuss.gif

If I ever...
Forum: Lactivism   05-05-2005, 11:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 278
Posted By morgan's_mom
FYI, the hearing did not take place yesterday....

FYI, the hearing did not take place yesterday. My SIL (who works for the governor) called this morning and said the lege was still on the floor at 6 p.m. when she left. I don't know when it was...
Forum: Lactivism   04-30-2005, 11:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 416
Posted By morgan's_mom
That is the problem with our statute, Meiri...

That is the problem with our statute, Meiri (well, that and it does not address remedies/penalties when people/businesses violate a nursing mom's rights). It doesn't address the issue of what...
Forum: Lactivism   04-29-2005, 05:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 416
Posted By morgan's_mom
Oh man, that is awful. There was a similar...

Oh man, that is awful. There was a similar incident at the Galleria in Houston last summer (I lived there then) and management responded pretty positively to the nurse-in (there were about 50 moms...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   01-23-2005, 11:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,045
Posted By morgan's_mom
Thank you for all the helpful responses! I...

Thank you for all the helpful responses! I appreciate it. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   01-22-2005, 01:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,045
Posted By morgan's_mom
Hi. I was in the bath with my 6-month-old intact...

Hi. I was in the bath with my 6-month-old intact son a couple of weeks ago and as I was washing him, I noticed when I washed his penis that the foreskin retracted easily. I wasn't trying to retract,...
Forum: Television   01-15-2005, 01:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 684
Posted By morgan's_mom
I have seen every epi of the Bachelor/ette, even...

I have seen every epi of the Bachelor/ette, even though I think it is getting extremely cheesy and contrived. I'm a reality tv junkie...what can I say? There is some interesting internet scuttlebutt...
Forum: Lactivism   01-12-2005, 01:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 516
Posted By morgan's_mom
Yeah, Elisabeth was wearing it on The View the...

Yeah, Elisabeth was wearing it on The View the other day when they had "mom inventors" on.

Of course, on the same epi, Patricia Arquette was on and talked about her birth (homebirth I think; I...
Forum: Lactivism   01-11-2005, 12:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 950
Posted By morgan's_mom
Ah, thanks yanks. I didn't even look for the...

Ah, thanks yanks. I didn't even look for the house counterpart. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/shy.gif

Sending another note now....
Forum: Lactivism   01-11-2005, 12:09 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 950
Posted By morgan's_mom
Here's what I wrote to my state senator (it is a...

Here's what I wrote to my state senator (it is a state senate bill):

Senator:

I write to encourage your support of SB 113, introduced by Sen. Van de Putte. The bill would prohibit healthcare...
Forum: Lactivism   01-10-2005, 11:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 950
Posted By morgan's_mom
My SIL is the assistant to the legislative...

My SIL is the assistant to the legislative director for Governor Perry (Texas) an will be a lobbyist for a big firm here starting in the fall. I'm going to see if she has any inside info on this...
Forum: Vaccinations   01-08-2005, 07:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 415
Posted By morgan's_mom
On a related note, does a private (church), but...

On a related note, does a private (church), but NAEYC- and state-accredited preschool *have* to accept a waiver? I have a state-issued (Texas) waiver for dd, and I am looking at preschools -- all in...
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