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Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   07-21-2011, 06:48 PM
Replies: 1
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Posted By mikanmom
My kids are now 5 and almost 3 and now i have...

My kids are now 5 and almost 3 and now i have them in their own beds but i usually sleep w/ them in one bed or the other even though i have my own bed,
 
but anyway before we moved this past Dec....
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   07-21-2011, 06:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 623
Posted By mikanmom
LadyCatherine, I almost took them to Chic...

LadyCatherine,
I almost took them to Chic Filet yesterday, I opted to fork out some bucks for the Kids fun place that has 4 different bouncy castles, Grampa promised to have Pizza on the table at 7...
Forum: Multicultural Families   07-21-2011, 06:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,770
Posted By mikanmom
thank you for your responses, the situation...

thank you for your responses,
the situation really bothered me and i was wishing i had a better way to respond. It wasn't the first time this kind of thing happened and will probably happen again....
Forum: Multicultural Families   07-19-2011, 08:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,770
Posted By mikanmom
Yesterday I took my kids to the state park...

Yesterday I took my kids to the state park playground, which is next to a large campground, and picnic area, most of the kids are from out of town, anyway I'm american of Irish euro descent nd my...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   07-19-2011, 07:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 623
Posted By mikanmom
I'm kind of copying Mamma 2 1's  idea of...

I'm kind of copying Mamma 2 1's  idea of documenting her progression towards sleep.
*I found it's helping me deal w/ my frustration and keeping me solutions oriented rather than woe is me, life...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   07-17-2011, 06:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 623
Posted By mikanmom
Tonight was another better than 10:30 night. I...

Tonight was another better than 10:30 night. I took the kids out all day today, and kept them busy and active all day long,
i had thrown dinner in the crockpot so it was pretty much ready by itself...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   07-17-2011, 06:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,142
Posted By mikanmom
What is your ideal dream of a great bed/night...

What is your ideal dream of a great bed/night time?  Does your DD nurse or is the am nursing her only nursing time?
 
I don't like the early am nursing either, Yikes 4:30?! Ouch!
 
I'm  feeling...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   07-16-2011, 08:03 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,142
Posted By mikanmom
I just found your thread and read the whole...

I just found your thread and read the whole thing w/ great interest.
My DD now almost 3 has always been a horrible sleeper and frequent nurser. I finally got her down to 1 or 2 morning nurses but...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   07-16-2011, 07:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 623
Posted By mikanmom
APmama, not sure about not having DD  nap at...

APmama, not sure about not having DD  nap at daycare, she doesn't take that long of one no more than an 1 1/2 , they say she usually sleeps for an 1 hr. and never has a problem going down.....they...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   07-16-2011, 02:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 623
Posted By mikanmom
I have co-slept with my kids since they were...

I have co-slept with my kids since they were born,they are now almost 3(DD) in sept and DS- 5,
 
They have their own room together with their own single beds,
 
I usually end up falling asleep...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-28-2011, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By mikanmom
 what kind of mosquito clothing are you...


what kind of mosquito clothing are you buying? and where can you get it from?
 
I found some net pants and tops online for kids here http://www.fcsurplus.ca/shopping/shopexd.asp?id=2679
they...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-27-2011, 07:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By mikanmom
It's mosquito time again and once again the...

It's mosquito time again and once again the mosquitos will not leave dd alone sespite what i do.
I used "All Terrain, Kid's Herbal Armor, Natural Insect Repellent but she still got a few bites,...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   04-26-2011, 12:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,296
Posted By mikanmom
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by earthmama369 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/thread/1298303/can-you-freeze-tofu#post_16410821)
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Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-26-2011, 12:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,626
Posted By mikanmom
It has been a  while since i posted this but...

It has been a  while since i posted this
but now i feel ok w/ DD going upstairs by herself, though i try to watch if i'm near,
going down though i'm less comfortable,
there's a turn in the steps...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   04-09-2011, 03:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By mikanmom
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by CrunchyClark http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-09-2011, 06:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,626
Posted By mikanmom
My 2 1/2 year old figured out the stair gates...

My 2 1/2 year old figured out the stair gates several months ago.....since then I always have run to help her go up or down the stairs....
 
she is able to go up and down ok for the most part...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   04-09-2011, 06:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By mikanmom
It took me awhile to find the right school for...

It took me awhile to find the right school for my 2 1/2 y/o and 5 y/o.  I found a great small charter school k-8th that has an early learning center attatched to it.
 
i love almost everything...
Forum: Parents as Partners   03-25-2011, 07:46 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,686
Posted By mikanmom
Well I guess i should update   haven't seen...

Well I guess i should update
 
haven't seen a lawyer yet....and know that I should and it's at the top of my priority list,
 
after the tragedy, he fled to Hawaii and frantically announced he...
Forum: Far East   03-15-2011, 11:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 501
Posted By mikanmom
Thank god!! ...

Thank god!!  http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/smile.gif Glad you had good news!
 
Forum: Far East   03-14-2011, 10:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 501
Posted By mikanmom
,   are they American? don't know if this...

,
 
are they American? don't know if this would help but maybe the US embassy page might help you find out, also there's a google person search
 
http://japan.person-finder.appspot.com/?lang=en...
Forum: Parents as Partners   03-05-2011, 12:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,686
Posted By mikanmom
For now DH is sending us money every month to...

For now DH is sending us money every month to live on while I'm in school. I'm trying to get myself strategically in a better place when it comes to the big D. I know it sounds horrible of me to be...
Forum: Parents as Partners   02-28-2011, 10:40 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,686
Posted By mikanmom
I'm updating about our situation,   Dh...

I'm updating about our situation,
 
Dh bought our ticket to the states and drove us to the airport. We've been here for 2 1/2 months.
 
He wants us to come back for part of the summer............
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   01-31-2011, 11:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 998
Posted By mikanmom
your situation gives me hope!   I guess it...

your situation gives me hope!
 
I guess it really takes sticking with it for the first hard couple of nights, while trying to keep in mind it will get easier.
 
 
Forum: Parents as Partners   11-06-2010, 04:39 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,686
Posted By mikanmom
well I've travelled back and forth a few times...

well I've travelled back and forth a few times with just the kids and did not have a letter of consent, but we always had a rt ticket.

This time it's OW purchase in DH's name w/ his cc.

Do you...
Forum: Parents as Partners   11-04-2010, 01:23 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,686
Posted By mikanmom
a read an old post from this past year venting...

a read an old post from this past year venting about DH,

feel like venting again,

the same issues are here,

DH's idea of a fair partnership and my idea are not matching at all.

The...
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