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Forum: Special Needs Parenting   03-25-2010, 06:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 634
Posted By Sylith
Thanks for responses. He definitely, definitely...

Thanks for responses. He definitely, definitely has issues with executive functioning. We have done lists before, but maybe they were not detailed enough. For that matter maybe my verbal...
Forum: Personal Growth   03-22-2010, 05:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,140
Posted By Sylith
Quote: Originally Posted by Beautiful~Life...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Beautiful~Life http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15163802)
We do the best that we can. If our...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   03-22-2010, 03:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 634
Posted By Sylith
My son is 7. He shows the inattentive and...

My son is 7. He shows the inattentive and impulsive aspects of ADHD, not so much the hyperactivity. He has a lot of other personality "quirks" but doesn't seem to fit into any other diagnosis at...
Forum: Personal Growth   03-22-2010, 02:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 581
Posted By Sylith
My gut reaction is that he's a creep, and all...

My gut reaction is that he's a creep, and all the teenage girls he's come in contact with have needed their mothers to be stronger and more protective for them.

I don't have a daughter, but if I...
Forum: Single Parenting   03-17-2010, 11:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 762
Posted By Sylith
Thank you, mamas. I really, really appreciate...

Thank you, mamas. I really, really appreciate the support.

H is not abusive. Trying not to give too much detail about him here because he knows my screen name, etc. I do not actually have any...
Forum: Single Parenting   03-15-2010, 04:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 762
Posted By Sylith
I've decided I really need to go, but am so...

I've decided I really need to go, but am so overwhelmed at the task of leaving. We have two kids, ages 7 and 3. I was a SAHM for 6 years, went back to school last year. I'm doing an AAS in an allied...
Forum: Parenting   03-12-2010, 07:08 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,246
Posted By Sylith
K, so my survey questions could have been better...

K, so my survey questions could have been better written, as I can see how people had to kind of work out how to answer them, but y'all answered them anyway, and gave me some data points to use for...
Forum: Parenting   03-07-2010, 03:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,246
Posted By Sylith
I have to do a poll for my Statistics class,...

I have to do a poll for my Statistics class, then manipulate and analyze the data in various ways. I thought maybe some of you mamas would give me a few minutes of your time and be my poll subjects....
Forum: Personal Growth   01-13-2010, 11:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 708
Posted By Sylith
http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smili...

http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/hug.gif I know what it is like to feel too sensitive and emotional.

For me, getting a little older helped (I'm 33.) I kind of toughened up some...
Forum: The Childhood Years   01-11-2010, 07:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,300
Posted By Sylith
My 7 year old finds it impossible to play any...

My 7 year old finds it impossible to play any Wii game sitting down http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/lol.gif

We don't have the balance board, but DS1's favorite game is Mario...
Forum: Parenting   12-21-2009, 12:20 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,201
Posted By Sylith
Quote: Originally Posted by Kirsten...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kirsten http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14825823)
First, check out #15 on page 2 of the...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-19-2009, 09:19 PM
Replies: 1,978
Views: 24,218
Posted By Sylith
Should I stay or go? Head or heart? If I...

Should I stay or go?
Head or heart?
If I stay, will I ever trust him again? Have feelings for him again?
If I leave, will I regret it?
Forum: Personal Growth   10-20-2009, 08:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 540
Posted By Sylith
My parents are both insanely productive people,...

My parents are both insanely productive people, and my mom is definitely one of those "can't walk past the dirty dishes" types. I, on the other hand...

I have gained a lot of productivity by...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   08-10-2009, 07:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 448
Posted By Sylith
The days are long, but the years are short.

The days are long, but the years are short.
Forum: Gentle Discipline   08-02-2009, 08:56 PM
Replies: 22
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Views: 1,097
Posted By Sylith
http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smili...

http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/hug.gif

I struggle with GD, and come here to read, not give advice. But I couldn't read your post without responding.

Are you taking good...
Forum: Parenting   01-21-2009, 10:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 763
Posted By Sylith
Quote: Originally Posted by MusicianDad...

Quote:
Originally Posted by MusicianDad http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13039759)
Just going to have to disagree with you....
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   01-12-2009, 02:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 407
Posted By Sylith
I would have been thrilled if either of my two...

I would have been thrilled if either of my two kids had slept that well at 6 months old.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   11-05-2008, 02:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 481
Posted By Sylith
Quote: Originally Posted by hipumpkins...

Quote:
Originally Posted by hipumpkins http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12539423)
Sylith, my how time flies!

Oh gosh, I'm...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   11-04-2008, 05:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 481
Posted By Sylith
Such cute pix....

Such cute pix. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/love.gif

I rarely post, but couldn't resist adding my own.

http://s124.photobucket.com/albums/p...oween08014.jpg...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   10-28-2008, 10:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 413
Posted By Sylith
Thanks mamas. I like the ideas about...

Thanks mamas.

I like the ideas about playfully modeling flexibility & creativity. A playful approach isn't something that comes naturally to me, I have to work at it.

More reading and ideas to...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   10-26-2008, 04:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 413
Posted By Sylith
My kids are 6 and 2. They can be very loving...

My kids are 6 and 2. They can be very loving with each other and they do choose to play together frequently. Unfortunately this seems to end in fighting a lot of the time, and I'm not sure I'm doing...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-26-2008, 02:42 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 505
Posted By Sylith
I joined the Hipmama boards shortly before their...

I joined the Hipmama boards shortly before their collapse, because at the time I was pregnant with DS1 and pretty well panicked. After that board shut down someone I'd met there (I think in a DDC?)...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-17-2008, 04:06 PM
Replies: 592
Views: 10,721
Posted By Sylith
Quote: Originally Posted by Epiphany...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Epiphany http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12350507)
I secretly hate getting up in the morning to...
Forum: News and Current Events Archives   10-17-2008, 03:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 416
Posted By Sylith
Quote: Originally Posted by angelpie545...

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Originally Posted by angelpie545 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12407875)
This is terrible-but at least there are...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   10-06-2008, 01:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 615
Posted By Sylith
"Emotional" and "strong willed" are words I...

"Emotional" and "strong willed" are words I would use to describe my DS1, who just turned 6 (yesterday!) We have found it very, very challenging to parent him, for these traits and others, and...
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