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Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-22-2013, 03:37 PM
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Posted By MichelleS
Shared post on my facebook wall.

Shared post on my facebook wall.
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-22-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 9,761
Posted By MichelleS
Why Homeschool?     My two youngest are...

Why Homeschool?
 
 
My two youngest are now 6 and 7, DH and I had planned on homeschooling since before they were born. Homeschooling allows us freedom to pursue parallel  interests, to move...
Forum: Personal Growth   08-14-2010, 12:58 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,907
Posted By MichelleS
I think one issue here may be that our new home...

I think one issue here may be that our new home is on this quiet little island in Washington, everyone here refers to living on "island time" and I'm still a New Yorker - I'm very go-go-go, let's...
Forum: Birth Professionals   08-02-2010, 03:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,031
Posted By MichelleS
I certified with CBI as well. I love that I was...

I certified with CBI as well. I love that I was able to create my own class format.
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   07-26-2010, 02:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By MichelleS
We moved out of Jersey City almost six years...

We moved out of Jersey City almost six years ago, so things have probably changed since then. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif

Where in J.C. are you? If you're near...
Forum: Parenting   07-23-2010, 02:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,717
Posted By MichelleS
I get a lot of compliments from older people -...

I get a lot of compliments from older people - anywhere from "You've truly been blessed" to "It's obvious that you're a wonderful parent; your children are so happy."

I'm an older-ish mom - 37...
Forum: Personal Growth   07-23-2010, 02:12 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,907
Posted By MichelleS
When I originally posted this, I thought that it...

When I originally posted this, I thought that it would get maybe one or two responses. I had no idea this was such a commonplace issue.

So, please know, everyone, I'm thankful to you for writing,...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   07-23-2010, 02:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,838
Posted By MichelleS
Quote: I would act sort of mystified and...

Quote:
I would act sort of mystified and horrified and just ask, "What do you mean by that!?" I think such an overtly racist comment needs a response, especially as he gets older.

Definitely...
Forum: Personal Growth   07-15-2010, 10:45 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,907
Posted By MichelleS
I wish things were different, because I've been...

I wish things were different, because I've been feeling very lonely (well, as lonely as one can feel with two wonderful children and a great husband).

I know that I should be grateful for how...
Forum: Personal Growth   07-14-2010, 03:57 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,907
Posted By MichelleS
By "post-college" I mean, that I am well into my...

By "post-college" I mean, that I am well into my 30's. Well into. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/thumb.gif
My family and I just moved across the country from the NYC area to a...
Forum: Personal Growth   07-14-2010, 03:33 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,907
Posted By MichelleS
How have you met with the most success in making...

How have you met with the most success in making new friends as a post-college adult?

By friend, I mean someone to chat with on the phone or have coffee with, not just someone to say hello to...
Forum: Single Parenting   06-13-2010, 11:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,034
Posted By MichelleS
Hugs to you! My ex cheated and after...

Hugs to you!

My ex cheated and after starting divorce proceedings I was entitled to alimony as well as child support. So, you don't have to ask for anything, you are entitled to child support...
Forum: Natural Body Care   05-31-2010, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,964
Posted By MichelleS
I have bought a lot of pads and wipes from New...

I have bought a lot of pads and wipes from New Moon Pads and have always been very impressed with the quality of the items. I've had them for almost a year and they are still as good as when I got...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   05-28-2010, 03:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By MichelleS
We just moved here and I am really hoping to...

We just moved here and I am really hoping to meet other like-minded moms!
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   03-08-2010, 11:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By MichelleS
Thanks! I definitely will!

Thanks! I definitely will!
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   03-07-2010, 01:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By MichelleS
Hello everyone! We are moving to Whidbey...

Hello everyone!

We are moving to Whidbey Island next month and I am looking for a pediatrician who is pretty crunchy.

Suggestions are greatly appreciated!


Thanks in advance!
Forum: Birth Professionals   02-15-2010, 05:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,669
Posted By MichelleS
As far as I am aware, as well, DONA does not...

As far as I am aware, as well, DONA does not offer distance training. You can certainly contact them, or a DONA trainer in your area to ask.

Best of luck to you.
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   01-22-2010, 10:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By MichelleS
Thank you both so much! I am really trying to...

Thank you both so much! I am really trying to get everything squared away before we leave and the pediatric allergist is at the top of the list!
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   01-21-2010, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 301
Posted By MichelleS
Hello! My family and I are moving to...

Hello!

My family and I are moving to Whidbey Island this spring.

My youngest DD has severe food allergies and I am looking for a pediatric, if possible, allergist in the area, if anyone can...
Forum: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania   05-08-2009, 11:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 290
Posted By MichelleS
Hello Mamas - Just wondering if anyone can...

Hello Mamas -

Just wondering if anyone can share any information on Dr. Tatyana (spelling?) Andrews, with Dr. Giovine's practice in NJ?

I have heard that she is quick to perform c-sections but...
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   10-31-2008, 03:27 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,259
Posted By MichelleS
My son calls my husband Daddy. His father has...

My son calls my husband Daddy. His father has never been involved and my husband and I have been married for nearly 5 years.
Forum: Breastfeeding   10-25-2008, 06:55 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,316
Posted By MichelleS
DS breastfed for 3.5 years, DD1 self-weaned at...

DS breastfed for 3.5 years, DD1 self-weaned at 14 months after DD2 was born, and DD2 is still breastfeeding at 2.5 years.
Forum: Arts & Crafts   09-11-2008, 12:43 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 57,393
Posted By MichelleS
I love all the ideas on this site - I usually...

I love all the ideas on this site - I usually save all the emails in my "crafts" email folder!

Thanks everyone for the great posts and links!...
Forum: Traditional Foods   05-23-2008, 03:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 940
Posted By MichelleS
Is something going on with the 365 organics...

Is something going on with the 365 organics brand? If no one wants to post it, could someone please PM me (we regularly buy 365) ?
Forum: Gentle Discipline   05-23-2008, 03:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 310
Posted By MichelleS
My DDs - ages 3 and 2 - bicker often and the 3...

My DDs - ages 3 and 2 - bicker often and the 3 year old will very very often hit the 2 year old. I don't them to do this, my DH tells me this is what siblings do, which I don't understand since I'm...
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