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Forum: News and Current Events Archives   09-17-2006, 09:55 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,011
Posted By dandelion
It is *not* clear that her daughter died of AIDS...

It is *not* clear that her daughter died of AIDS nor that she was even HIV+. It seems the main evidence is that her mother tested positive.

Please read:...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-02-2003, 06:26 AM
Replies: 16
  Poll: Jewish mama poll
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Posted By dandelion
I didn't vote because although our home is...

I didn't vote because although our home is kosher year-round as well as during Pesach, I would never have two kitchens in my home. I believe in living in small, more simple homes. (Not that we could...
Forum: Spirituality   07-02-2003, 06:14 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,596
Posted By dandelion
I was saddened to read some of the posts on this...

I was saddened to read some of the posts on this thread, and now remember clearly why I stopped visiting these boards... Simple ignorance is one thing, but chosen ignorance is something else...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   06-18-2003, 11:01 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,326
Posted By dandelion
I don't visit these boards very often, but...

I don't visit these boards very often, but wanted to say, "hi". Our family's been vegan for about six years. And yes, the kids are exceptionally healthy! (The downside is that my kids each got a...
Forum: Spirituality   06-13-2003, 12:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 380
Posted By dandelion
CO, I have found that outside of more-frum...

CO, I have found that outside of more-frum circles, Jewish women are not very aware of the religious importance of breastfeeding. Even if they've been doing a lot of learning. I think this is...
Forum: Spirituality   06-05-2003, 11:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 347
Posted By dandelion
So everyone ignored my previous post. That's...

So everyone ignored my previous post. That's okay. It's not the first time. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif

I just wanted to add that BelovedBird should be happy she...
Forum: Spirituality   06-04-2003, 01:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 347
Posted By dandelion
Good for you! Cloth diapers are so wonderful...

Good for you! Cloth diapers are so wonderful that I actually miss using them when my kids graduate to the potty. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif

As far as Yom Tov,...
Forum: Homebirth   05-23-2003, 07:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 881
Posted By dandelion
My second baby was born breech at home. A VBAC,...

My second baby was born breech at home. A VBAC, no less. It was an incredible experience and I didn't tear a bit. In fact, right after she came out I insisted it was way too easy!

It turned out...
Forum: Spirituality   03-28-2003, 10:37 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,135
Posted By dandelion
I find it helps to feel spiritual if I focus on...

I find it helps to feel spiritual if I focus on ridding the house of chametz rather than dust bunnies. Otherwise I'm simply cleaning. Too often we confuse preparing for Pesach with spring cleaning...
Forum: Spirituality   03-27-2003, 06:45 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,135
Posted By dandelion
Amy, your dh is amazing! We actually buy...

Amy, your dh is amazing!

We actually buy very little special for Pesach. We buy a case and a half of organic whole wheat matzo, a box of whole wheat shmura matzo, a couple of jams, a jar or two...
Forum: Spirituality   03-27-2003, 06:21 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,447
Posted By dandelion
If I were sending my children to school, I would...

If I were sending my children to school, I would expect their teachers to try their best to observe the mitzvot; knowledge of Torah, without understanding or observance would not be sufficient. I...
Forum: Spirituality   03-16-2003, 03:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 403
Posted By dandelion
You mean this isn't just a Purimshpiel?...

You mean this isn't just a Purimshpiel? http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   02-18-2003, 12:08 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 5,076
Posted By dandelion
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Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   02-18-2003, 12:03 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 5,076
Posted By dandelion
Never been to MothersWhoThink so there must be...

Never been to MothersWhoThink so there must be another dandelion out there somewhere. Hmm...and I thought I was the only one. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif I only...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   02-12-2003, 02:43 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 5,076
Posted By dandelion
Thanks for the welcome back Amy. Maybe I'll...

Thanks for the welcome back Amy. Maybe I'll check out the Activism threads. It can get kind of scary over here though... http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif And it's so...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   02-04-2003, 03:07 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 5,076
Posted By dandelion
Amen about Ilan Ramon. So sad... Hi...

Amen about Ilan Ramon. So sad...

Hi everyone. I haven't been around here in a while but came back to visit. It's nice to see so many Jewish Mamas here!

I agree that Chabad is about as...
Forum: Spirituality   12-17-2002, 12:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,146
Posted By dandelion
Ooka, I'm sorry you felt my post was...

Ooka, I'm sorry you felt my post was disrespectful.

I hope you find what you're looking for.

Dandelion, who was just giving these boards another try
Forum: Spirituality   12-16-2002, 08:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,146
Posted By dandelion
BelovedBird - Actually, many of us who practice...

BelovedBird - Actually, many of us who practice Brit Milah along with the other mitzvot do not anticipate the resumption of korbanot (sacrifices) in the time of the messiah. (I follow Rav Kook on...
Forum: Spirituality   08-08-2002, 07:22 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,497
Posted By dandelion
Just one more thought about feminism -- Many...

Just one more thought about feminism -- Many feminists feel it's repressive for women to stay at home with their kids and not have full-time careers out of the home. And then there are those of us...
Forum: Spirituality   08-08-2002, 07:14 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,497
Posted By dandelion
Nylika, I'm sorry about what you've been through...

Nylika, I'm sorry about what you've been through and can certainly understand your feelings. I used to see taharat hamishpacha as conflicting with my feminism as well, but I now see it as a...
Forum: Spirituality   08-06-2002, 04:22 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,684
Posted By dandelion
I tell them that I'm busy, but my husband would...

I tell them that I'm busy, but my husband would be happy to discuss what the bible actually says in *Hebrew* rather than a translation. For some reason they've *never* taken us up on that.
Forum: Spirituality   08-06-2002, 04:11 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,497
Posted By dandelion
I'm very comfortable talking about it and kind...

I'm very comfortable talking about it and kind of wish it wasn't so "hush hush" so that more people could see the beauty of it.
Forum: Spirituality   07-17-2002, 10:21 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,113
Posted By dandelion
This thread makes me sad. It's like reading...

This thread makes me sad. It's like reading about people who decide not to co-sleep because they think AP parents don't really believe in it and are just doing it because "that's what you do" and...
Forum: Spirituality   07-12-2002, 02:21 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,403
Posted By dandelion
NM, may I ask: What exactly do you think Judaism...

NM, may I ask: What exactly do you think Judaism *is*? From your posts, I get the impression that you think of Jews solely as an ethnic or racial group, and not as a religious community. On the...
Forum: Natural Body Care   07-11-2002, 03:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By dandelion
We have hardwood floors, but I do use baking...

We have hardwood floors, but I do use baking soda on their dogbeds which works great. I usually leave it on for about 15-20 minutes, but occasionally I let it sit overnight. I also mop the floors...
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