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Forum: Parenting   01-15-2012, 07:56 PM
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Posted By Vrai
(Delete, tired of this passive-aggressive shit.)

(Delete, tired of this passive-aggressive shit.)
Forum: Parenting   01-15-2012, 04:33 PM
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Forum: Parenting   01-15-2012, 03:00 PM
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Forum: Parenting   01-15-2012, 02:16 PM
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Posted By Vrai
Thank you all for the thoughtful responses. Some...

Thank you all for the thoughtful responses. Some of you are, of course, right: I am trying to make peace with our original plans not working out. And also that siblings add to life rather than...
Forum: Parenting   01-15-2012, 03:40 AM
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Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   01-15-2012, 03:28 AM
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Posted By Vrai
I was giving my DD her maths lesson the other...

I was giving my DD her maths lesson the other day. She doesn't have to do school, but she craves organised school work, and asks me to give her assignments like a "real teacher," but reckons she...
Forum: Parenting   01-15-2012, 01:14 AM
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Posted By Vrai
Also wanted to ask those of you with multiple...

Also wanted to ask those of you with multiple children - what is your kids' relationship REALLY like? I see so many things, even on here with nonviolent parenting (though I guess lack of physical...
Forum: Parenting   01-15-2012, 01:00 AM
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Forum: Parenting   01-14-2012, 11:55 PM
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   Quote:Originally Posted by Linda on the...


 
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Forum: Parenting   01-14-2012, 11:03 PM
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Posted By Vrai
(( Deleted. Didn't mean for this to turn into an...

(( Deleted. Didn't mean for this to turn into an opportunity for anyone to start drama and toot their own horn. ))
Forum: Parenting   01-14-2012, 06:01 PM
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Posted By Vrai
Thanks for the thoughtful responses; it's given...

Thanks for the thoughtful responses; it's given me a lot to think about.
She's only 4 so she's a long way from thinking about her schooling or studying abroad, and we will never settle down so much...
Forum: Meal Planning   01-14-2012, 05:31 PM
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Posted By Vrai
Tonight we had falafel as a snack, then kind of...

Tonight we had falafel as a snack, then kind of fended for ourselves at home. DD wanted green beans (cooked on the stovetop with garlic, a bit of butter and kosher salt) and ate a bowl full of them,...
Forum: Parenting   01-14-2012, 04:48 PM
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Posted By Vrai
Every day. My partner and I often shower...

Every day. My partner and I often shower together, DD too with one of the two of us, and if not, she showers by herself. It's our nightly ritual.
I shower twice daily. Once at night, which is...
Forum: Parenting   01-08-2012, 01:57 PM
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Posted By Vrai
I am so over this and just don't know where else...

I am so over this and just don't know where else to turn. I don't have mama friends in real life and I'm hoping you ladies can help, you seem like a perceptive bunch and child-need based rather than...
Forum: Parenting   01-08-2012, 01:19 PM
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Forum: Parenting   01-07-2012, 08:12 PM
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Posted By Vrai
Haha, I know! Overdramatic, much? People used...

Haha, I know! Overdramatic, much?
People used to tell my mom that if, "those kids aren't out of [her] bed by 2, they'll NEVER leave!"
Last I checked, I did, in fact, leave my mom's bed ;)
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Forum: Parenting   01-07-2012, 05:22 PM
Replies: 49
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Posted By Vrai
I suppose it's possible that there's a genetic...

I suppose it's possible that there's a genetic basis for some people. But humans are programmed and evolved to eat a balanced diet when it's available. Being programmed to eat only or primarily...
Forum: Parenting   01-07-2012, 03:42 PM
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Posted By Vrai
It's unrestricted and it's always been. She can...

It's unrestricted and it's always been. She can eat what she wants, when she wants, and how much she wants. She doesn't "self regulate," I guess. There's no need to. She doesn't have that consuming...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   01-07-2012, 03:07 PM
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Posted By Vrai
Got one here too. DD is almost 4, and has not...

Got one here too. DD is almost 4, and has not had a whole lot of exposure to TV. Not for any philosophical reason, just because we spend so much time in more remote areas where TV either just isn't...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   01-07-2012, 02:52 PM
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Posted By Vrai
We're in our home city for a while, spent most...

We're in our home city for a while, spent most of 2011 travelling and now we need to settle in for a while. DD (4 at the end of this month) is adjusting nicely to living in the city again.
 
She's...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   01-07-2012, 02:41 PM
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Posted By Vrai
It has coloured my attitudes and actions...

It has coloured my attitudes and actions immensely. DD is just about to turn 4, so not K-12 age yet, but my mind was made up long before she was even preschool age: no compulsory schooling.
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Forum: New Member? Introduce Yourself!   01-07-2012, 01:21 PM
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Posted By Vrai
Hi and welcome back! I'm just joining in as a...

Hi and welcome back! I'm just joining in as a long time lurker myself. Hang in there mama and good on you for recognizing your children's needs! ((hugs))
Forum: Parenting   01-07-2012, 01:06 AM
Replies: 1,071
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Posted By Vrai
"She's never going to learn to walk if you don't...

"She's never going to learn to walk if you don't put her down." (multiple times, starting when DD was 6 freakin months, and they didn't stop until she was walking, at 13 mos)
Yeah. She's almost 4...
Forum: Parenting   01-07-2012, 12:56 AM
Replies: 78
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Posted By Vrai
We travel and most places, DD and I both are...

We travel and most places, DD and I both are barefoot most of the time, inside and out. However, in our home city (NY), there's just SO much trash, industrial crap, chemicals, and god knows what...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   01-07-2012, 12:46 AM
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Posted By Vrai
PLEASE go the crap back to sleep! I know your...

PLEASE go the crap back to sleep! I know your little body is full of energy and still all out of whack from jet-lag, and it feels to YOU like its almost 9AM, but COME ON.
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