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Forum: Birth and Beyond   08-18-2010, 02:40 AM
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Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   06-11-2010, 01:53 PM
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Nevermind--it's answered in the sticky!

Nevermind--it's answered in the sticky!
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   06-03-2010, 08:53 PM
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Views: 2,970
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Some states/counties do allow you to give babies...

Some states/counties do allow you to give babies breastmilk (screened donor milk or milk from another "approved source"), though, as long as it comes from a bottle. Not the same as breastfeeding,...
Forum: October 2010   05-01-2010, 11:57 AM
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Views: 573
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I'm so sorry you had to go through that! I'm...

I'm so sorry you had to go through that! I'm pretty non-interventionist, but I also would've considered amnio under those circumstances.

I hope the rest of your pregnancy is absolutely peaceful!...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   07-27-2009, 07:44 PM
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Views: 1,595
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Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-28-2009, 10:39 PM
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Views: 2,113
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I'm also curious about this on the domestic...

I'm also curious about this on the domestic side. It makes sense that international has orphanage, translation, and intercountry staff fees, but I've always wondered why domestic costs are usually...
Forum: News and Current Events Archives   01-14-2009, 07:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 74
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It sounds like they almost want us to protest...

It sounds like they almost want us to protest and riot. Like they want an excuse to...well, I'm not exactly sure what.
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   01-14-2009, 06:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 715
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Quote: Originally Posted by laohaire Another...

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Originally Posted by laohaire
Another approach is to consider WHY you want to be vegetarian. If it's for moral reasons, you can ease transition by buying local, grassfed meat (as humane as...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   01-14-2009, 05:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 717
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This is the most basic I know, really simple and...

This is the most basic I know, really simple and good. I usually add 3-4 cups spinach.

Orange Cream Green Smoothie
1 smoothie
To get a creamier texture, scrape the whole insides of the...
Forum: News and Current Events Archives   01-13-2009, 04:43 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 1,724
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Quote: Originally Posted by Storm Bride I...

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I agree with this. The whole "you're fat and you're going to keel over and die" mindset is just getting to me.
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Forum: News and Current Events Archives   01-13-2009, 03:38 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 1,724
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WRT international adoption: I understand that...

WRT international adoption: I understand that discrimination is wrong, but frankly, these countries have the right to determine who adopts their children. Some countries prohibit gay couples or...
Forum: News and Current Events Archives   01-13-2009, 03:20 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 1,724
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Quote: Originally Posted by angie7 Quote: ...

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Do they discount people with a history of depression? Abuse in the family? When do we stop discriminating?

Yes, they will...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   01-10-2009, 07:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 905
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i am so sorry about your husband's job. ...

i am so sorry about your husband's job.

What helps me feel better is giving. Even if it's only a little, it really helps generate a sense of abundance. It doesn't even have to be financial; time...
Forum: News and Current Events Archives   01-09-2009, 01:32 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 1,494
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Quote: Originally Posted by Arwyn I think...

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Originally Posted by Arwyn
I think hidden racism is worse; if it's in the light, we can see it and kill it. If it's unconscious and unrecognized (by the wider population), it will just...
Forum: Grief and Loss   12-28-2008, 02:56 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 15,855
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http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/hu...

http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/hug2.gif I am so sorry.
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   12-21-2008, 02:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,083
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We were in a very similar place a few years ago....

We were in a very similar place a few years ago. The Mr. and I met in an orphanage overseas and it just made sense to adopt instead of bringing more children into the world. Several years into our...
Forum: Natural Body Care   12-18-2008, 03:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 302
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I'd also like to get my Mr. a straight razor,...

I'd also like to get my Mr. a straight razor, with a shaving brush to lather things up. We're vegan too, so nothing made of animal hair. Any ideas?
Forum: Natural Body Care   12-11-2008, 02:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,115
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I had a terrible time with BS also. My hair is...

I had a terrible time with BS also. My hair is fairly thick, and I followed the no-poo directions exactly, then made adjustments over and over. No matter what, dry ends, greasy scalp. Then I shifted...
Forum: News and Current Events Archives   12-08-2008, 10:58 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 620
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This strikes me as incredibly elitist. While the...

This strikes me as incredibly elitist. While the poor(er) are resigned to "street drugs" that arguably decrease brain function, those who can afford it (read: white, middle/upper middle class,...
Forum: Natural Body Care   12-06-2008, 12:49 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,476
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I no-poo'd for a long time (maybe a year) with...

I no-poo'd for a long time (maybe a year) with BS and ACV, with pretty awful results. It felt really stripping and invasive, but I still looked greasy.

Then I switched to conditioner only (just...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   12-05-2008, 08:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 797
Posted By BF124497
That's wonderful news! Congratulations, and...

That's wonderful news! Congratulations, and wishing you a peaceful pregnancy and birth!
Forum: News and Current Events Archives   12-05-2008, 03:32 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 878
Posted By BF124497
Quote: Originally Posted by athansor I'd...

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Originally Posted by athansor
I'd have to agree. As one who is against all animal consumption, I don't have any more problem with IKEA than I do with any other company that sells meat. I do...
Forum: Family Safety   11-19-2008, 09:08 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,471
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Quote: Originally Posted by ElaynesMom ...

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Besides being MIC, not the greatest quality (paint chipping badly, etc) there were recently some recalls in Canada (Aug. 2008 and Sept. 2008) because a...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   10-26-2008, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 662
Posted By BF124497
Costco has NSF (commercial grade/restaurant...

Costco has NSF (commercial grade/restaurant quality) metal shelving that's easy to assemble and looks decent. It's about 6' high and 5' across, with 4 sturdy shelves. At $100 each, we're using 3 of...
Forum: The Mindful Home   10-25-2008, 03:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 586
Posted By BF124497
I don't know about alternatives to dryer sheets,...

I don't know about alternatives to dryer sheets, but have you tried Method Dryer Sheets (http://www.methodhome.com/m/Product.aspx?id=009024)? They are completely nontoxic, biodegradable, and the...
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