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Forum: Single Parenting   09-20-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 10,173
Posted By thefreckledmama
Everything MeepyCat said. Exactly.

Everything MeepyCat said. Exactly.
Forum: Single Parenting   09-12-2013, 02:12 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 10,173
Posted By thefreckledmama
If she has really sought out a professional, the...

If she has really sought out a professional, the FIRST THING they would have told her was to not communicate with you directly.  She's continuing to manipulate you.  You need to stop having any...
Forum: Breastfeeding   09-09-2013, 02:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 124
Posted By thefreckledmama
My friend is on Medicaid in AZ. She called them...

My friend is on Medicaid in AZ. She called them about getting a breast pump and they told her they don't pay for one, and she should call WIC. She called WIC and they won't give her one until she's...
Forum: Site Help   09-08-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 42
Posted By thefreckledmama
Not sure if this is where to post, but on the...

Not sure if this is where to post, but on the main page of the group, there's a link for "Our Dute Dates", and when it's clicked, it takes you to the October DDC due dates. 
Forum: Single Parenting   09-08-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 10,173
Posted By thefreckledmama
I'm glad to hear that things are moving so...

I'm glad to hear that things are moving so swiftly for you. I'll just echo what other's have said-document every single interaction you have with her. Don't meet anywhere one on one or even with...
Forum: Site Help   09-07-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,076
Posted By thefreckledmama
I know I am late to be commenting, but I solely...

I know I am late to be commenting, but I solely credit MDC and "The Case Against Circumcision" for my 3 1/2 year old son being left intact. Had I come across the title "Understanding Circumcision",...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   08-29-2013, 08:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 699
Posted By thefreckledmama
I would switch OBs. Besides that, I wouldn't...

I would switch OBs. Besides that, I wouldn't worry about anything regarding the baby at birth.  
Forum: Single Parenting   08-26-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 10,173
Posted By thefreckledmama
FWIW, my niece's father wasn't around for the...

FWIW, my niece's father wasn't around for the first year of her life (his choice), it hasn't affected their relationship at all.  
 
Just continue on the legal path you have set out on.  Don't...
Forum: Diapering   08-25-2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 245
Posted By thefreckledmama
Once they stopped pooping at night, I never...

Once they stopped pooping at night, I never changed my kids at night. Wool covers are awesome for avoiding leaks at night.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   08-22-2013, 07:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 500
Posted By thefreckledmama
The fact is, an ultrasound is a medical...

The fact is, an ultrasound is a medical diagnostic screening/test. It's nice when the provider makes the effort to make it special or fun, but that's a bonus-not the nature of the scan-especially in...
Forum: Site Help   08-12-2013, 08:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 54
Posted By thefreckledmama
I'm not due in December, but in scrolling to my...

I'm not due in December, but in scrolling to my DDC link, I noticed the December thumbnail-a pregnant mama with a child in a Santa hat and a Christmas tree in the background. I actually do celebrate...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   08-06-2013, 02:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 171
Posted By thefreckledmama
Homebirth midwives have been legal in Missouri...

Homebirth midwives have been legal in Missouri for 5 years now.  The midwifery climate in Missouri is very politically and financially charged, at least IMHO.  Physicians (not) working with them...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-03-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 8,003
Posted By thefreckledmama
I didn't read the thread, but when I read this...

I didn't read the thread, but when I read this thread title on the main page, my initial thought was... "Only if parents of kids who get sick from vaccines because they didn't bother to research...
Forum: Single Parenting   07-27-2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 10,173
Posted By thefreckledmama
After reading through the previous posts, it...

After reading through the previous posts, it seems to me that the situation may be that the "new" boyfriend may actually be someone she's known for a while-and maybe is actually the father of the...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-07-2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 181
Posted By thefreckledmama
My kids ages were a little more spaced out than...

My kids ages were a little more spaced out than yours (8, 6, 2) when I had my 4th, but I have to say, going from 3-4 was the easiest transition when it came to having kids.  1-2 was the hardest for...
Forum: Birth Stories   07-07-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 982
Posted By thefreckledmama
Thank your for sharing, that was a lovely birth...

Thank your for sharing, that was a lovely birth story!!   http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/love.gif
Forum: I'm Pregnant   05-22-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 282
Posted By thefreckledmama
Yes, definitely a boy. Girls will be three...

Yes, definitely a boy. Girls will be three parallel lines between the legs, whereas a boy will be some kind of protruding shape from between the legs, as your photo shows.

Congrats, Dad!!
Forum: I'm Pregnant   05-17-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,686
Posted By thefreckledmama
M.Q.-I would definitely let the office or...

M.Q.-I would definitely let the office or individual know ahead a time about your aversion to being touched and medical intervention in general.  I agree that most tech by and large are sweet and...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   05-17-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 412
Posted By thefreckledmama
I didn't have a walker, but I did have a rocker...

I didn't have a walker, but I did have a rocker (thank you MIL...grrr).  
 
I would simply lay down with him, and come up with a way to keep him in bed.  At that age, I can remember reading the...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   05-17-2013, 09:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 119
Posted By thefreckledmama
Whenever I've needed an exemption form with my...

Whenever I've needed an exemption form with my kids, it was always provided by the entity which needed it.  If your employer doesn't have it available, I would call the health department and ask...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-14-2013, 07:29 AM
Replies: 509
Views: 8,482
Posted By thefreckledmama
Shared on Twitter!

Shared on Twitter!
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-14-2013, 07:28 AM
Replies: 509
Views: 8,482
Posted By thefreckledmama
The "tip" that inspires me the most, is...

The "tip" that inspires me the most, is incorporating nature into learning.  One of my favorite aspects of homeschooling is being able to have my children outside, exploring nature so, so much more...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   05-09-2013, 07:02 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 11,876
Posted By thefreckledmama
I totally appreciate your name craziness. I'm...

I totally appreciate your name craziness. I'm the worst I've ever been this pregnancy. As much as I know we're settled on a name, I'm still obsessing and questioning it. I should probably cool it...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   05-08-2013, 12:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 155
Posted By thefreckledmama
I found this older thread, it has a few names to...

I found this older thread, it has a few names to look into. :)
 
http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1318179/moving-to-springfield-mo-looking-for-a-pediatrician
Forum: I'm Pregnant   05-08-2013, 08:41 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,686
Posted By thefreckledmama
I haven't read all the replies, but count me in...

I haven't read all the replies, but count me in with those who have said they're proud of you for leaving.  
 
I had my 19 week ultrasound a few weeks ago, and the tech was equally rude-and she...
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