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Forum: Activism and News   Today, 06:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 257
Posted By Sharlla
I personally feel that AP is instinctive...

I personally feel that AP is instinctive parenting and doing what is best for the child by following their needs not doing what society tells us to do. Some babies need more attachment than others. ...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   Yesterday, 10:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 338
Posted By Sharlla
that's probably the difference you have a...

that's probably the difference you have a relationship with your father whereas somebody who's never met their father probably won't have any desire to have a last name attached to that person
Forum: Baby Health   10-18-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 837
Posted By Sharlla
I only did well visits for the oldest and my...

I only did well visits for the oldest and my second son I stopped after 6 months. My youngest two have never seen a doctor as they were born at home and neither have required a sick visit
Forum: Unschooling   10-18-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 98
Posted By Sharlla
I chose to move from Seattle area to the midwest....

I chose to move from Seattle area to the midwest. It's expensive there and I agree it rains all the time which I hated. I also didn't like the homeschool laws there which is another reason I chose...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   10-17-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 338
Posted By Sharlla
I didn't really care for having my bio father's...

I didn't really care for having my bio father's name. I never met the guy and essentially he was a sperm donor. I much rather would have had my mothers maiden name. My kids have my last name, my...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   10-17-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 455
Posted By Sharlla
I ended up unfriending her, she's young and on a...

I ended up unfriending her, she's young and on a whole different wavelength than me. Im getting to the age where im finding I don't have much in common with the early 20 somethings
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   10-12-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 455
Posted By Sharlla
Facebook friend trash talking

She post this www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2014/05/29/u-s-measles-outbreak-sets-record-for-post-elimination-era/d

http://m.imgur.com/gallery/p7WZs2u

Then blasted the "damned...
Forum: Waldorf   10-11-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,636
Posted By Sharlla
We usually don't start teaching to read unti...

We usually don't start teaching to read unti after age 5. Usually around 4 we teach them letters and what sounds they make then we will break out the phonics books.
Forum: Personal Growth   10-11-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 482
Posted By Sharlla
That's awesome! I never even went to high school...

That's awesome! I never even went to high school (dropped out after 8th grade and got my ged when I turned 16) and I decided at age 33 to start going to college. I doubted my intelligence, I...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   10-11-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,306
Posted By Sharlla
my step father was the type who would force me to...

my step father was the type who would force me to eat whatever was on my plate even if I don't like it even if I was gagging and crying it took me 3 hours power struggle for him. As an adult I want...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   10-11-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 300
Posted By Sharlla
I would also recommend checking out the book...

I would also recommend checking out the book "it's perfectly normal" it teaches young teenagers about human sexuality and puberty and all that good stuff
Forum: Birth and Beyond   10-08-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 533
Posted By Sharlla
It wasn't international but dh missed the birth...

It wasn't international but dh missed the birth of Nevermore because he was away at a medical study. It made him incredibly sad that he missed it and in hindsight I should have called him to come...
Forum: Allergies   10-03-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 296
Posted By Sharlla
I didn't have a rest. I did notice that when...

I didn't have a rest. I did notice that when dairy touched hos skin he would break out in a hive in that area. After abstaining from dairy myself for a couple weeks, I noticed a huge change in his...
Forum: Life With a Baby   10-01-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,082
Posted By Sharlla
Could he have an intolerance to something you are...

Could he have an intolerance to something you are eating? My second son was terribly colicky until I eliminated dairy from my diet.
Forum: Allergies   09-28-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 296
Posted By Sharlla
Ds2 was like that with dairy and pepperoni

Ds2 was like that with dairy and pepperoni
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   09-27-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,394
Posted By Sharlla
Cps needs to have an across the board age limit...

Cps needs to have an across the board age limit for being alone at home and alone in public. Seems like there is a lot of states without laws and the state cps can arbitrarily penalize parents even...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   09-27-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,394
Posted By Sharlla
Id be ok with a responsible 8 year old staying...

Id be ok with a responsible 8 year old staying with a 6 year old dor an hour. Im fine leaving my 9 snd 4 year olf alone whlewhile we walk the dogs.in our state it's legal
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   09-24-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Sharlla
This is going to be my long term diet plan after...

This is going to be my long term diet plan after my next round of hcg. I will need to do something that will help maintain my weight
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-23-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 14,707
Posted By Sharlla
Completely agree with this

Completely agree with this
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-23-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 14,707
Posted By Sharlla
I've unfriended aquaintenses and distant family...

I've unfriended aquaintenses and distant family on Facebook for doing this. I don't have any friends who have, the ones with older boys didn't and all my kid free or pregnant friends said they...
Forum: Homebirth   09-23-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 494
Posted By Sharlla
We have one bathroom. I set up a birth tub in...

We have one bathroom. I set up a birth tub in the kitchen
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-22-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 11,906
Posted By Sharlla
How old are you? (If you're comfortable sharing.)...

How old are you? (If you're comfortable sharing.) 34
Where are you? Missouri
Are you currently PG?no
Are you/Did you UP? Yes x2
Are you telling others about your UC plans? Yes
Have you UCed...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-22-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,123
Posted By Sharlla
I just can't handle all the group politics and...

I just can't handle all the group politics and drama so we don't do groups.
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   09-22-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,085
Posted By Sharlla
Wow he sounds real immature and not like someone...

Wow he sounds real immature and not like someone I'd want to be the stepfather of my children let alone someone I would want to have a child with. His attitude toward your daughter is really crappy. ...
Forum: Queer Parenting   09-21-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 37,656
Posted By Sharlla
Things have been going really well. Bf and Iare...

Things have been going really well. Bf and Iare gking to have a commitment ceremony next weekend at ren faire.

Dh has a few fwb but no girlfriend, although he is dating someone he likes he me...
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