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Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-14-2008, 11:14 PM
Replies: 27
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Posted By stillnominivan
We have had to toss applesauce and yogurt at...

We have had to toss applesauce and yogurt at security…also the frozen packs that keep food cold.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-23-2008, 11:17 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,279
Posted By stillnominivan
Did I write this? Oh my. My in-laws used to...

Did I write this?

Oh my. My in-laws used to pull the same stunt....and a "pop in" is an entirely different thing when it means they ARE STAYING WITH YOU. I tried all sorts of tactics “just give...
Forum: Waldorf   09-13-2007, 07:02 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,479
Posted By stillnominivan
Where/when my kids were in waldorf, the housing...

Where/when my kids were in waldorf, the housing was cheap and the school was cheap comparatively. I think my daughter’s kindergarten was $5000.? It was hard to scrape up sometimes especially around...
Forum: Waldorf   09-13-2007, 03:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By stillnominivan
thank you for your replies!

thank you for your replies!
Forum: Waldorf   09-11-2007, 01:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By stillnominivan
My kids went to a waldorf school for parent-tot,...

My kids went to a waldorf school for parent-tot, preschool and kindy. We moved and they have now been in public school for three years. The new school year has me in a total funk. They get one 15...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-24-2006, 01:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 260
Posted By stillnominivan
We saw them two years ago in Tacoma and they...

We saw them two years ago in Tacoma and they were awesome! I'm afraid that my getting-bigger-every-second kids would roll their eyes at me now if I suggested tickets. Sigh.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-22-2006, 04:42 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 2,973
Posted By stillnominivan
It's even funnier that it's on an announcement...

It's even funnier that it's on an announcement and not an invitation.


Ummmnnn....we got married and we would like some cash from you.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   01-05-2006, 11:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 82
Posted By stillnominivan
No but we need to. We just got life insurance...

No but we need to. We just got life insurance last year and the guy was reminding us that we really need to have a will...One step at a time!
I should just walk around with a note in my pocket "do...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-15-2005, 07:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 271
Posted By stillnominivan
when we lived in seattle/tacoma, we paid...

when we lived in seattle/tacoma, we paid anywhere from $75-$100.00. This year in PA we got a gorgeous, huge tree from a nursery for $40.00. This seemed like a screamin' deal!
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-08-2005, 12:29 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,012
Posted By stillnominivan
christy1980- It's funny but I don't remember all...

christy1980- It's funny but I don't remember all the details. I remember feeling relief hearing the parent's car pull up the driveway and wondering if the guy was still in the house (he had thrown a...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-07-2005, 09:01 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,012
Posted By stillnominivan
I was 12 and watched two little kids in a cabin...

I was 12 and watched two little kids in a cabin in the middle of nowhere on new years eve. No phone, no neighbors.
someone broke into the house while I was there. I took the baby and toddler into a...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-01-2005, 04:20 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 768
Posted By stillnominivan
I was paddled several times in sixth...

I was paddled several times in sixth grade...this would be the mid-eighties, Washington state. Our teacher had a wooden paddle and you would have to bend over and grab your ankles in front of the...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   11-28-2005, 12:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 608
Posted By stillnominivan
Quote: Originally Posted by kama'aina mama I...

Quote:
Originally Posted by kama'aina mama
I just think we are far more fearful. I think that the idea that the world is more dangerous has created isolation and prevents good people from reaching...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   11-28-2005, 11:52 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 608
Posted By stillnominivan
I think you played it pretty well. Something I...

I think you played it pretty well.
Something I would throw into the mix: be talking on the phone. I used to answer the door with the cordless on my shoulder like I was in the middle of a...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   11-10-2005, 07:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 131
Posted By stillnominivan
I think they are beeyoooootiful cars. A friend...

I think they are beeyoooootiful cars. A friend let me borrow hers for a week and I fell in love...
but then I had to fill the gas tank! Yikes!
This is my friend's 2nd volvo and both have cost some...
Forum: Learning at School   10-07-2005, 12:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By stillnominivan
Last year when my son was in kindy, I was lucky...

Last year when my son was in kindy, I was lucky enough to get into his class once a week. I helped with journal time usually. The kids would draw a picture and I would help them with a sentence or...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-05-2005, 04:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 480
Posted By stillnominivan
I totally get what your daughter is saying. I...

I totally get what your daughter is saying. I walked myself when I got married and it wasn't because of any ill will toward my dad. My sister chose to have both our dad and mom walk her which I...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-04-2005, 10:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 215
Posted By stillnominivan
It did hurt. The guy used a needle/tube thing...

It did hurt. The guy used a needle/tube thing and then put the earring in. It was a two-part process and it smarted. I had tears streaming down my face. Yowza! It stayed swollen and it didn't look...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-02-2005, 10:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 248
Posted By stillnominivan
Have you tried jjill?

Have you tried jjill?
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-30-2005, 10:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 190
Posted By stillnominivan
I think most of the talk about the expense of...

I think most of the talk about the expense of the pacific northwest is housing prices. There are places in wa where housing is reasonable if you are out of the urban core.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-26-2005, 03:24 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,749
Posted By stillnominivan
sale?! does anyone have a code?

sale?!

does anyone have a code?
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-20-2005, 04:03 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 550
Posted By stillnominivan
he's hot.

he's hot.
Forum: Parenting   09-20-2005, 09:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 858
Posted By stillnominivan
I think it helped that the tv was in our bedroom...

I think it helped that the tv was in our bedroom and not in the main part of the house.
Forum: Learning at School   09-17-2005, 01:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 544
Posted By stillnominivan
tiredx2 that is the schedule I thought was...

tiredx2

that is the schedule I thought was the norm...
Forum: Learning at School   09-17-2005, 12:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 544
Posted By stillnominivan
How many recesses do your kids get? I had back...

How many recesses do your kids get?
I had back to school night this week and was SHOCKED to learn that in 2nd grade they are down to the one recess after lunch. That’s it!
We are new to the east...
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