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Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   11-13-2008, 12:49 AM
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Posted By mountainskymama
Greetings mamas! The kids and I have been...

Greetings mamas!

The kids and I have been doing the candida cleanse diet for over a month now, and I don't know if I am having die-off symptoms the past few days or what, but I am tired and...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   05-20-2008, 02:23 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,477
Posted By mountainskymama
Oh mama... I am sorry you and your little...

Oh mama...

I am sorry you and your little girl had such a hard time. Every parent has done things they regret. You are not alone in that, and you are not alone in how you are feeling.

You can...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-20-2008, 12:28 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,302
Posted By mountainskymama
there is nothing wrong or implicitily sexual...

there is nothing wrong or implicitily sexual about a child's body...it is our own thoughts and perceptions that are projected onto bodies that create all of the wrongness and over-sexualization of a...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-20-2008, 12:02 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,175
Posted By mountainskymama
we cut crusts...before the sandwich is...

we cut crusts...before the sandwich is made...sometimes they go outside for the birds and other critters, sometimes they go to the dogs, sometimes they are composted, sometimes they are ground in a...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-19-2008, 08:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 887
Posted By mountainskymama
I try to stay away from using the term 'stranger...

I try to stay away from using the term 'stranger danger'. I live in a place where people are still able to hitchhike in relative safety, and where winter weather is such that if my car breaks down,...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-18-2008, 03:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 465
Posted By mountainskymama
Hi 2late... I can understand why you are...

Hi 2late...

I can understand why you are feeling a bit uneasy with this. But I want you to know that something along these lines happened between my dd and ds (although they are younger and...
Forum: Parenting   05-18-2008, 02:01 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,844
Posted By mountainskymama
[QUOTE=lexbeach;11245795]The mom has told me...

[QUOTE=lexbeach;11245795]The mom has told me about how she practices "Consensual Parenting". I put it in quotes, because I didn't know if what I was witness to actually was a good example of CL or...
Forum: Parenting   05-16-2008, 10:30 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,844
Posted By mountainskymama
Quote: Originally Posted by Juvysen...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Juvysen http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11239899)
I completely feel like I'm doing that. It...
Forum: Parenting   05-16-2008, 07:48 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,844
Posted By mountainskymama
Quote: Originally Posted by Juvysen The...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Juvysen
The definition that was in a post on the first page resonates with me, but I'm not too sure that I'm doing what other CL's are doing... For instance, I don't...
Forum: Parenting   05-16-2008, 07:27 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,844
Posted By mountainskymama
Quote: Originally Posted by lexbeach...

Quote:
Originally Posted by lexbeach http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11234728)
I had one run-in with a "CL" family that...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-15-2008, 08:02 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,764
Posted By mountainskymama
Quote: Originally Posted by littlemizflava...

Quote:
Originally Posted by littlemizflava http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11228646)
i have sat her down and talked to her...
Forum: Parenting   05-15-2008, 07:27 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,844
Posted By mountainskymama
Quote: but it is going to take a while to...

Quote:
but it is going to take a while to digest.
This is an on-going process. I am still chewing and deciding what to swallow and what to spit out...
Forum: Parenting   05-15-2008, 01:09 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,844
Posted By mountainskymama
See the way I see it, CL is MORE likely to give...

See the way I see it, CL is MORE likely to give you an adult who is completely responsible for themselves. Too many people I know IRL have a tendency to blame someone else for their problems. (Boss,...
Forum: Parenting   05-15-2008, 12:58 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,844
Posted By mountainskymama
Quote: Originally Posted by Shami...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Shami http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11225048)
Help me understand more.

Hi Shami! I'll do...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-15-2008, 05:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,074
Posted By mountainskymama
P.S.! I also think that 4 years old is a...

P.S.!

I also think that 4 years old is a bit young for 'rules' and competitive, organized sports and games. I think someone mentioned kicking a ball around the back yard...or perhaps going with a...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-15-2008, 04:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,074
Posted By mountainskymama
Quote: Originally Posted by Mizelenius...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mizelenius http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11195252)
The comments you are hearing are...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-15-2008, 04:24 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,764
Posted By mountainskymama
Quote: This just happened near my home...

Quote:
This just happened near my home (obviously the age is different, but the wandering off led to her child being taken by CPS)
http://www.mcall.com/news/local/poli...0,676176.story
I read...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-15-2008, 12:18 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,764
Posted By mountainskymama
Quote: Originally Posted by Jessy1019...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Jessy1019 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11173027)
You're giving her a good amount of freedom...
Forum: Parenting   05-14-2008, 07:36 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,844
Posted By mountainskymama
Quote: Originally Posted by Cherie2...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Cherie2 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11216574)
I loved! your post...
Forum: Parenting   05-14-2008, 01:57 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,844
Posted By mountainskymama
Consensual living is a philosophy of discipline...

Consensual living is a philosophy of discipline that is gentle but there are people who discipline quite gently who are not cl.

CL is more a philosophy of life...a way of being, rather than a...
Forum: Parenting   05-13-2008, 10:08 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,844
Posted By mountainskymama
Greetings mamas! I am so thrilled to see a...

Greetings mamas!

I am so thrilled to see a thread about CL here on MDC. I have been a member of the CL yahoo list for many months now, and since *I* have adopted a more consensual way of living,...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   03-20-2008, 03:43 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,511
Posted By mountainskymama
Quote: Originally Posted by onyxravnos...

Quote:
Originally Posted by onyxravnos http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/10770445)
I talked to a woman who uses I.D.E.A...
Forum: Unschooling   03-17-2008, 12:52 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,800
Posted By mountainskymama
Hello...

Hello ladies....http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/winky.gif

it's been a really long time since I've been here....this is the first thread I came to, and wow, am I in the right...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-26-2007, 04:16 AM
Replies: 2,369
Views: 46,535
Posted By mountainskymama
Hi. New to this thread and happy to be here!...

Hi. New to this thread and happy to be here! http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/winky.gif

I'm in Fairbanks, but am looking to do some camping in delta...anyone have any ideas?...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   07-17-2007, 01:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By mountainskymama
Quote: Originally Posted by natensarah...

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Originally Posted by natensarah http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/8657182)
Maybe YOU'RE bored. I know that I often...
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