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Forum: The Childhood Years   01-15-2014, 12:54 PM
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Posted By mumkimum
My 7 y/o still likes to have times to be in our...

My 7 y/o still likes to have times to be in our room.  When dh works (at nights) it's fine to have her in the bed too (our 3 y/o still is there half the night too - but way to crowded with all 4 of...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-08-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 101
Posted By mumkimum
Oh, that would make a lot of sense to me too...

Oh, that would make a lot of sense to me too kellyandbean then, that it's night waking because she needs to go pee (or is uncomfortable being wet at night now and having more trouble getting back to...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-08-2013, 06:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 101
Posted By mumkimum
Well, my 3 y/o does wake up right around...

Well, my 3 y/o does wake up right around midnight or so almost every night - but she just comes into our room and goes to sleep whenever it happens.  Don't think she's ever gone without waking up...
Forum: The Childhood Years   11-20-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 237
Posted By mumkimum
Our rec center has ice skating parties that are...

Our rec center has ice skating parties that are pretty reasonably priced.  Several ice cream shops around us do parties also - fun atmosphere, built in snacks/foodstuff.  You might find similar...
Forum: The Childhood Years   11-17-2013, 09:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,123
Posted By mumkimum
We have 2 girls.  I don't outlaw princess or...

We have 2 girls.  I don't outlaw princess or disney stuff -- but I never sought it out on purpose with the goal that 'we'd have/collect it all'.  So it's pick & choose. 
We've watched stuff the...
Forum: The Childhood Years   11-17-2013, 09:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 363
Posted By mumkimum
We've had this struggle with swimming lessons...

We've had this struggle with swimming lessons (still do http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/eyesroll.gif sigh, . .).
Personally, at the height of fear in my kid, I just insisted we try to get...
Forum: The Childhood Years   11-09-2013, 10:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 393
Posted By mumkimum
I share your views,OP, on wasting food but I've...

I share your views,OP, on wasting food but I've tried to overcome the getting mad about the wasted lunch by working with/asking my dd to be sure to bring home her unbeaten food so I know what she...
Forum: The Childhood Years   10-30-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By mumkimum
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by JamieCatheryn http://www.mothering.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-30-2013, 09:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 345
Posted By mumkimum
As someone who only ever got candy at halloween...

As someone who only ever got candy at halloween thanks to others growing up - I also like to have enough to give out big fistfuls of candy.  We visit with our neighbors on Halloween (we all sit...
Forum: The Childhood Years   10-30-2013, 09:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By mumkimum
Second opinions are always good.  Meet with...

Second opinions are always good.  Meet with whatever surgeon you had recommended, meet with another if you don't feel at ease or like things are explained well (and assuming you don't need to rush...
Forum: Indiana, Ohio, Michigan   10-03-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 142
Posted By mumkimum
OP - I think the closest thing the CLE area has...

OP - I think the closest thing the CLE area has to a birth center would be St.John Medical Center (http://www.sjws.net/health-services/womens-services/midwives.htm) which may or may not be...
Forum: The Childhood Years   10-02-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 221
Posted By mumkimum
Some emergency departments ( at regular...

Some emergency departments ( at regular hospitals) have dentists. I'd probably call and check with them if it's something urgent before heading in unless you can get ahold of a regular dentist in...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-25-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 433
Posted By mumkimum
We had a bit of an issue with this ourselves....

We had a bit of an issue with this ourselves.  Just personally (because we never ended up seeing our ped or anyone else about it at the time) - and knowing my dd, it seemed like she was just always...
Forum: Women's Health   09-24-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 527
Posted By mumkimum
I've found warm/hot baths with epsom salt...

I've found warm/hot baths with epsom salt helpful (sometimes I add peppermint essential oil - helps numb a bit of the pain).  I'll usually try some gentle stretches afterward since my muscles are...
Forum: Women's Health   09-21-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By mumkimum
I had swabbed them twice a day - morning and...

I had swabbed them twice a day - morning and evening. I think I had some of the salicycic acid at the time and did that as well for just a few days when starting up with the ACV, not sure that it...
Forum: Women's Health   09-21-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By mumkimum
I had a few warts several years ago that seemed...

I had a few warts several years ago that seemed to stay around for quite some time.  Finally, I got diligent about swabbing a bit of Apple cider vinegar (the high quality kind) on them - either with...
Forum: Allergies   09-20-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 143
Posted By mumkimum
I'm not sure about the foods - I mean, if she's...

I'm not sure about the foods - I mean, if she's eaten them throughout her life without symptoms already do you need to stop now?  (Obviously please do whatever your NP said, though - just curious). ...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-20-2013, 09:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 245
Posted By mumkimum
I find it very helpful to make the point of...

I find it very helpful to make the point of having 1-2 'nothing' days every month or so when I'm just too worn out.  I make sure dh knows and we're prepared to get takeout or pick up...
Forum: Dental   09-19-2013, 10:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By mumkimum
My dd had enamel erosion on her front teeth when...

My dd had enamel erosion on her front teeth when they erupted as a baby, and at her 3 y/o dental appointment we were referred to a pediatric dentist and found we'd need to get crowns for those teeth...
Forum: Women's Health   09-19-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 167
Posted By mumkimum
I've had what is (probably, but technically...

I've had what is (probably, but technically undiagnosed) gallbladder pain also.  I had bouts like this after a bad meal or combo of foods that seemed to irritate it.  I also would tough it out -...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   09-17-2013, 01:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 280
Posted By mumkimum
I've used various combos of greek or regular...

I've used various combos of greek or regular yogurt/sour cream/purchased (Hellman's) mayo for similar recipes myself.  Most often I use half yogurt/half sour cream OR 1 cup of either plus 1-2 tbsp...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-17-2013, 06:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 245
Posted By mumkimum
Considering the kids no longer require me to...

Considering the kids no longer require me to sometimes forego my bath or shower -- I try to get 1 good bath in a week (like nice, hot, with salts and EO's that I don't get rushed out of by anyone)....
Forum: Women's Health   09-15-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 133
Posted By mumkimum
I go pretty hard on the coffee in general myself...

I go pretty hard on the coffee in general myself - but I do try to give myself a week or so off from time to time.  I can't go cold turkey anymore doing this - most often I'll drink green tea the...
Forum: Learning at School   09-15-2013, 06:09 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 5,103
Posted By mumkimum
I knew someone (as the kid) who had been doing...

I knew someone (as the kid) who had been doing this in high school.  I believe they were billed out of resident tuition and she left the school (to attend the one she was supposed to be in).
 ...
Forum: Allergies   09-13-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 404
Posted By mumkimum
My 3 y/o dd has reactive airway disease (I've...

My 3 y/o dd has reactive airway disease (I've been told they don't diagnose it as asthma until over age 5) - and we have pretty much the same treatment plan for her as earthmama4 describes (she...
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