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Forum: Working and Student Parents   10-10-2010, 10:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 817
Posted By Peepsqueak
It has been my experience that the people...

It has been my experience that the people benefitting from work/life balance are the supervisors and the higher paid employees or CEOs because they can already set their own hours anyway. People who...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   07-12-2010, 05:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 657
Posted By Peepsqueak
With real young children (under 3 years or...

With real young children (under 3 years or nonschool age) it is a challenge to balance it all. With my kids getting older I have taken on a couple of hobbies of my own even though my family...
Forum: Natural Body Care   06-04-2010, 03:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,391
Posted By Peepsqueak
Does anyone think tee tree oil would help? It...

Does anyone think tee tree oil would help? It kills bacteria and is relatively a natural and harmless cleaner.

Sometimes these odors occur if we are covered all the time and heat just lets us...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   06-04-2010, 03:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 831
Posted By Peepsqueak
This sounds like a horror story waiting to...

This sounds like a horror story waiting to happen! Get your child out of there quick!
Forum: Multicultural Families   06-04-2010, 03:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,728
Posted By Peepsqueak
Horrible expression....sometimes people really...

Horrible expression....sometimes people really are not thinking about what they say and because it is a cliche that has been taken for granted they do not listen to themselves.
Forum: Working and Student Parents   04-08-2010, 02:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 714
Posted By Peepsqueak
Depending on where you are and your job...

Depending on where you are and your job situation, they cannot do anything but try to intimidate you for taking off for sick kids. Too bad if it is too inconvenient for them.

If they try to fire...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-24-2010, 05:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,052
Posted By Peepsqueak
It sounds like you and I are married to the same...

It sounds like you and I are married to the same hubby and working for the same UA violation of a boss.http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/winky.gif

With all that said, I can...
Forum: Multicultural Families   03-24-2010, 05:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,495
Posted By Peepsqueak
I am fair like your children and have straight...

I am fair like your children and have straight hair and noone would guess I was African American. We come in so many colors...LOL

Your children are precious and so are you and your hubby. Ignore...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-15-2010, 12:04 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 4,668
Posted By Peepsqueak
Quote: Originally Posted by Punchy Kaby...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Punchy Kaby http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15185046)
The mother/child maternity leave...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   03-10-2010, 06:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 716
Posted By Peepsqueak
You will be plenty...

You will be plenty busy!!!http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gifThey say a woman's work is never done.....well definately if they are a sahm. Congrajulations and make it...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   03-10-2010, 05:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 960
Posted By Peepsqueak
How awful for you that the people you worked...

How awful for you that the people you worked with do not value you enough to at least recognize your contribution enough. People are stingy nowadays too due to the economy.

You did the right...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-10-2010, 05:32 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 4,668
Posted By Peepsqueak
I understand how draining it is to work a...

I understand how draining it is to work a demanding position with a family too. When I did not have so many responsibilities it was easy for me to meet the challenges of my field. Now I feel like I...
Forum: Multicultural Families   03-10-2010, 04:59 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 24,185
Posted By Peepsqueak
I did not read all the replies, but personally...

I did not read all the replies, but personally that cashier had no business asking that in the first place. What difference does it make? Besides, I see white mothers with adopted children from many...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   02-01-2010, 01:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,522
Posted By Peepsqueak
Even though money is necessary, that is not the...

Even though money is necessary, that is not the only thing needed to raise children effectively. You save gobs of costly things by being with the children. That is the primary focus and if other...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   02-01-2010, 12:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By Peepsqueak
That is cool. The flexibility will be nice too....

That is cool. The flexibility will be nice too. I am happy for you.http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gifhttp://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   01-01-2010, 11:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,072
Posted By Peepsqueak
That is great...we all have our bad moments. I...

That is great...we all have our bad moments. I hope it works out.
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   12-31-2009, 10:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By Peepsqueak
I have always had trouble making biscuits but...

I have always had trouble making biscuits but the key is, mix the butter and flour and salt with baking powder in clumps and do NOT overmix. It will make them into hockey pucks. There is a very thin...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   12-31-2009, 09:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 483
Posted By Peepsqueak
I used to be a vegetarian years ago and even had...

I used to be a vegetarian years ago and even had a raw diet one summer. I have the books on raw diets and the addiction to cooked food info. I am stressed a lot and am very vulnerable to smells of...
Forum: Child-Led Weaning   12-31-2009, 09:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,924
Posted By Peepsqueak
This is quite interesting. I understand in...

This is quite interesting. I understand in various tribal communities this is common and acceptable. I think it is certainly better than thumb sucking. I have two children that were breastfed under...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   12-31-2009, 04:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,708
Posted By Peepsqueak
My dh and I do this because I cannot stand for...

My dh and I do this because I cannot stand for others to watch my children. I think it is just our responsibility and now that they attend school, we can work better hours I guess. However, the...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-31-2009, 01:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 557
Posted By Peepsqueak
I know many people including my dh who bought...

I know many people including my dh who bought off of ebay and got some great deals. One lady got a horse blanket for 20.00 that would have normally cost about 200.00. However, I bought some dog...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-31-2009, 01:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 574
Posted By Peepsqueak
Absolutely get it in writing. Also make sure...

Absolutely get it in writing. Also make sure they clear the debt on your credit report. These companies sell debts to other companies and sometimes they will reopen the account again and try to get...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-31-2009, 01:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 289
Posted By Peepsqueak
The only thing is sanitation of transferring a...

The only thing is sanitation of transferring a cup back across a counter that came from outside....most places do not have a problem with it, so I would try to go in. Starbucks is national and these...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-31-2009, 01:02 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,328
Posted By Peepsqueak
How funny....I know "all the answers" but never...

How funny....I know "all the answers" but never can apply them....LOL I guess I do not qualify for one of these individuals. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/orngbiggrin.gif
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   12-31-2009, 12:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,072
Posted By Peepsqueak
Quote: Originally Posted by josybear...

Quote:
Originally Posted by josybear http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14856153)
the ua forbids me from saying what i think....
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