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Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   05-21-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 263
Posted By Mommel
Hello!! I am relocating to Houston this summer....

Hello!! I am relocating to Houston this summer. Can either of you Houstonians recommend a daycare that is reasonably priced (less than $1000/mo.) but crunchy friendly and with consistent staffing?...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   04-24-2013, 10:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 111
Posted By Mommel
Also it closes on May 27th at Midnight. Thanks!!

Also it closes on May 27th at Midnight. Thanks!!
Forum: Working and Student Parents   04-24-2013, 10:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 111
Posted By Mommel
Hi Gang,   I am taking a class about...

Hi Gang,
 
I am taking a class about Motherhood at my university called "Motherhood in the Media and at the Margins". I've created a survey for my research through Survey Monkey. It's only 10...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   03-13-2013, 05:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By Mommel
I got my first one when my kiddo was 16...

I got my first one when my kiddo was 16 months... I think it's because I used to wake up when he nursed, but now... not so much. Now I am just resigned to wearing long sleeves (he usually gets my...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   02-24-2013, 11:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 288
Posted By Mommel
This article from Paediatric Respiratory...

This article from Paediatric Respiratory Review: http://img2.timg.co.il/forums/1_147673444.pdf 
 
From Notre Dame: http://www3.nd.edu/~jmckenn1/oldsite06/culturalarticle.html
 
This one is from...
Forum: Parenting   02-24-2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 760
Posted By Mommel
It is worth noting that victims of long-term...

It is worth noting that victims of long-term emotional abuse and domestic violence often exhibit a tendency toward embellishment as a response to the fear of not being believed. Sometimes when they...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   02-19-2013, 10:33 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,478
Posted By Mommel
And then there's this...       ...

And then there's this...
 
 

 
http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/duck.gif
Forum: Activism and News   01-20-2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 224
Posted By Mommel
Sign the petition....

Sign the petition. (https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petition/protect-paid-workplace-maternitypaternity-leave-families/QjmG4M9J)
 
 
Parents should be entitled to substantial protected workplace...
Forum: Activism and News   01-20-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By Mommel
I signed! And I started one for paid maternity...

I signed! And I started one for paid maternity leave... https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petition/protect-paid-workplace-maternitypaternity-leave-families/QjmG4M9J
 
:)
Forum: Life With a Baby   12-17-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 449
Posted By Mommel
We are still nursing at 15 mos., cosleep, etc....

We are still nursing at 15 mos., cosleep, etc. and I have been in school full time since literally one week post partum, and I'm parenting solo. I still feel totally bonded, and he is happy and...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-20-2012, 11:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 497
Posted By Mommel
We don't do gifts, but we definitely do...

We don't do gifts, but we definitely do Christmas... lots of music, activities, and homemade decorations... and a polar express ride this year on the local scenic rail line!! We also do a tiny bit...
Forum: Single Parenting   11-09-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 540
Posted By Mommel
Agreed... boundaries are in order. Set them and...

Agreed... boundaries are in order. Set them and stick to them and things will change for you and your kiddos, even if he doesn't. It works for parenting teenagers too from what I...
Forum: Single Parenting   11-09-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 842
Posted By Mommel
I agree with PPs... there's a difference between...

I agree with PPs... there's a difference between solo and single, but one isn't harder than the other. I parent solo and it's better in some ways, harder in others. I will say that when I'm feeling...
Forum: Single Parenting   11-08-2012, 12:31 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,689
Posted By Mommel
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by ninsk http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1365064/any-single-mamas-who-choose-not-to-date#post_17155099)

I...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-25-2012, 01:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,689
Posted By Mommel
I guess I should clarify and reiterate that by...

I guess I should clarify and reiterate that by choosing not to date, I also meant choosing celibacy.
 
ETA: I think that the PPs hitachi comment might be better suited in the forum that deals with...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   10-22-2012, 10:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 789
Posted By Mommel
I got lucky... my college has a teaching...

I got lucky... my college has a teaching pre-school/daycare, and I got a state grant that covers almost all of my subsidized (50% off) rate... the rest I scrimp and save for, and by the end of the...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   10-22-2012, 09:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 345
Posted By Mommel
Hi... I agree with the PPs on this. One day is...

Hi... I agree with the PPs on this. One day is not enough time to adjust for such a little one. My kiddo also still sleeps at the breast, and I put him in DC a month ago now. It's a Reggio school...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   10-22-2012, 09:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,796
Posted By Mommel
I pay the full monthly rate for my kiddo's care...

I pay the full monthly rate for my kiddo's care despite any holidays or school closures. Basically, since the childcare is associated with my college, they're closed whenever the college is closed,...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   10-22-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 572
Posted By Mommel
So, I dropped out many years ago, went back,...

So, I dropped out many years ago, went back, THEN got pregnant and had a kid two years into the process (between terms, natch)... it's totally doable.
 
Personally, I prefer actual classrooms to...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-22-2012, 09:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 764
Posted By Mommel
I'm with PPs... why can't he move in altogether?...

I'm with PPs... why can't he move in altogether? You could make it conditional on getting a job, and paying a small fee for rent too... :)
Forum: Single Parenting   10-22-2012, 09:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 362
Posted By Mommel
BTDT. Now parenting solo, and for me that's the...

BTDT. Now parenting solo, and for me that's the best choice. One piece of advice... don't put him on the birth certificate (or on any legal document stating he's the father). You can always add him...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-22-2012, 08:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 508
Posted By Mommel
100% solo, one kiddo, haven't been with anyone...

100% solo, one kiddo, haven't been with anyone since he was conceived, and not planning to date until he's off to college, if I bother at all... however, I don't feel like that's a reflection on my...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-22-2012, 08:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 259
Posted By Mommel
It depends a lot on your state laws around...

It depends a lot on your state laws around divorce too. I got divorced in Pennsylvania, and from filing to decree it took six months. There were no issues at all, no property to divide, no kids from...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-22-2012, 08:13 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,689
Posted By Mommel
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by MissLotus http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1365064/any-single-mamas-who-choose-not-to-date#post_17147710)
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Forum: Other (Reggio Emilia, Sudbury, Democratic)   10-19-2012, 02:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,937
Posted By Mommel
My kiddo is in a Reggio school, but is only 13...

My kiddo is in a Reggio school, but is only 13 mos. now and just started there, so I don't have a lot of experience with their style just yet... I will say that I love it so far. They are very...
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