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Forum: Natural Body Care   10-30-2003, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 473
Posted By Chelsea
Soak the pot with warm water and salt, kosher...

Soak the pot with warm water and salt, kosher salt works well. Swish after a few minutes and rinse...

- Chelsea
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   01-02-2003, 12:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 510
Posted By Chelsea
We have buried two "lost" babies over the past...

We have buried two "lost" babies over the past year. This last one, my DD, who is 3, was very upset about the loss. We did not have her and DS at the burial, but we did have them come out and plant...
Forum: Learning at School   04-18-2002, 11:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 791
Posted By Chelsea
Hi- I attatchment parent, and my children...

Hi-

I attatchment parent, and my children attended Montessori. We have never had a problem, the school my son went to was great about me staying with him while he adjusted, etc. Perhaps you need...
Forum: Learning at School   03-16-2002, 12:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,456
Posted By Chelsea
Usually, Montessori schools present and study...

Usually, Montessori schools present and study artists, Cezanne, DaVinci, Degas, etc. You can take these artists one at a time, show examples of their work, talk about their lives, how things were...
Forum: The Childhood Years   03-09-2002, 12:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 631
Posted By Chelsea
I usually find that with some toys on hand, the...

I usually find that with some toys on hand, the kids will all entertain themselves when there is a large group like that. You might try having some board games for the older kids. Also, if the older...
Forum: The Childhood Years   03-03-2002, 10:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 764
Posted By Chelsea
We are going through the same thing with almost...

We are going through the same thing with almost 5 yo and 2 yo. I think that alot of the lying is because they are into imagination, and inmagined situations are so real to them. In their heads they...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   02-11-2002, 01:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 776
Posted By Chelsea
I am tearing up just thinking of how difficult...

I am tearing up just thinking of how difficult this must be for you. I will keep you in my thoughts. Best wishes with whatever you decide.

Peace - Chelsea
Forum: The Childhood Years   02-11-2002, 01:14 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,102
Posted By Chelsea
We were at my in-laws tonight and FIL told a...

We were at my in-laws tonight and FIL told a hilarious story about our son...

Saturday night we all went out to dinner and FIL took son to the bathroom. Apparently our son was in a stall when a...
Forum: The Childhood Years   02-09-2002, 10:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,326
Posted By Chelsea
I posted a few weeks ago, because my almost 5...

I posted a few weeks ago, because my almost 5 year old son was suddenly behaving like a 2 year old. Someone suggested a major developmental leap. I thought about it and realized that he was really...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   02-08-2002, 02:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 547
Posted By Chelsea
So sorry to hear of your loss. I know how you...

So sorry to hear of your loss. I know how you feel about the bleeding. I couldn't wait for it to stop. Then when it did I was so sad, almost like it was the last thing I had that connected me to...
Forum: The Childhood Years   02-06-2002, 07:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 780
Posted By Chelsea
I would consider getting his hearing tested....

I would consider getting his hearing tested. Maybe he can't hear himself well unless he talks loudly. That said, I also think children that age just enjoy being loud. I am constantly asking both my...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   02-04-2002, 09:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 679
Posted By Chelsea
Just wondering if anyone was using Montessori...

Just wondering if anyone was using Montessori methods? We just started this year and are always looking for suggestions on making materials, lesson presentations, etc...


- Chelsea
Forum: Learning at School   02-04-2002, 09:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,252
Posted By Chelsea
I know it has been a few weeks since you posted...

I know it has been a few weeks since you posted your question, but I hope this info is still of interest. I attended Montessori schools from the age of 2 until 11. My son has attended since he was...
Forum: Waldorf   02-04-2002, 08:31 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 18,029
Posted By Chelsea
I'll say up front that I know very little about...

I'll say up front that I know very little about Waldorf. That said. A few years ago I babysat for a child, who was almost 8. He had been attending a Waldorf school, but it ended at 2nd grade and he...
Forum: Learning at School   02-04-2002, 02:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,243
Posted By Chelsea
It really all depends on how much Montessori you...

It really all depends on how much Montessori you are looking for. Schools can vary from following Montessori to a tee, to just sticking the name on a sign.

A few basics. There are 2 Montessori...
Forum: Women's Health   02-03-2002, 12:59 AM
Replies: 21
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Views: 15,454
Posted By Chelsea
Just some info about when you get rid of them....

Just some info about when you get rid of them. They prefer clean hair with no prducts. When they were going around at my sons school, we washed his hair only once or twice a week and put gel in it....
Forum: Breastfeeding   02-03-2002, 12:51 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 13,325
Posted By Chelsea
Just thought I would offer a perspective from...

Just thought I would offer a perspective from the other side. My mother nursed me for 4 years. My aunt nursed her first for almost 6 years. My cousin and I are both happy, well adjusted people, and...
Forum: The Childhood Years   02-01-2002, 01:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 812
Posted By Chelsea
Hi Angela, I too have a very active, very...

Hi Angela,

I too have a very active, very physical 4 year old. I have a few suggestions for you, and hope that one or more will help.

First, we have noticed a very definate connection between...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   01-30-2002, 01:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,189
Posted By Chelsea
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I know how...

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I know how difficult it is. When I miscarried in December, my friend lent me a book "Our Stories of Miscarriage, Healing with Words" Edited by Rachel Faldet and...
Forum: The Childhood Years   01-30-2002, 01:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 985
Posted By Chelsea
Actually, he is trying to figure out how to...

Actually, he is trying to figure out how to read. He is very persistent about things like this, and very resistent to help. Perhaps that is it. I'll see what I can do. We have been working on little...
Forum: The Childhood Years   01-29-2002, 01:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 985
Posted By Chelsea
Well, I honestly think that we do very little...

Well, I honestly think that we do very little for him. He has always been independent, he picks out his own clothes and dresses himself, fixes his own lunch when he wants to, helps with chores,...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   01-28-2002, 01:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 905
Posted By Chelsea
I'm glad you all like it. My friend printed it...

I'm glad you all like it. My friend printed it on a nice piece of paper, and now I keep it in my little memory box of Jaime. I also put in a swatch of the cloth we buried the baby in, the ultrasound...
Forum: The Childhood Years   01-28-2002, 01:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 985
Posted By Chelsea
I was wondering what everyone thought about...

I was wondering what everyone thought about handling tantrums in an almost 5 year old? He is very articulate, and for the last 2 years has been good about using his words, and taking deep breaths to...
Forum: Homebirth   01-25-2002, 01:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,876
Posted By Chelsea
Okay, here is what I can think of that we have...

Okay, here is what I can think of that we have asked...

Do you carry pitocin (for hemoraging)?
Do you carry oxygen?
Transfer rate?
Episiotemy rate?
What do you use to induce, if I go late?...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   01-25-2002, 01:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,621
Posted By Chelsea
Moonglowmama, I'm glad you read my story,...

Moonglowmama,

I'm glad you read my story, just a few other comments... When I went to the hospital for the ultrasound after I started bleeding, they immediately suggested a D&C. I asked about...
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