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Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-25-2009, 07:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By AliveMama
I had that problem when DD was that age. The...

I had that problem when DD was that age. The only solution was to not nurse her to sleep. She'd associated nursing to sleep with me going to bed too.

So slowly and gently, DH and I worked to get...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-25-2009, 07:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,565
Posted By AliveMama
Our daycare does changes at 9am, 12:00pm and...

Our daycare does changes at 9am, 12:00pm and 3pm. Plus they change poops when they happen. DD was in cloth and she was fine with that interval.

When I did in home care, the kids I had were in...
Forum: Parenting   03-25-2009, 02:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,434
Posted By AliveMama
I wouldn't do it. If someone asks you, go ahead...

I wouldn't do it. If someone asks you, go ahead and tell you. But it's pretty rude to do it.
Forum: Parenting   03-25-2009, 02:08 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 9,395
Posted By AliveMama
Quote: Originally Posted by sunflowergirll...

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Originally Posted by sunflowergirll http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13431087)
We use penis and vagina in our house....
Forum: Parenting   03-25-2009, 01:35 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 9,395
Posted By AliveMama
Quote: Originally Posted by limabean...

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Originally Posted by limabean http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13430902)
Who is being falsely superior? I think Storm...
Forum: Parenting   03-25-2009, 01:26 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 9,395
Posted By AliveMama
Quote: Originally Posted by Storm Bride...

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Originally Posted by Storm Bride http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13430787)
I would agree with you, except that, for...
Forum: Parenting   03-25-2009, 12:36 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 9,395
Posted By AliveMama
Quote: Originally Posted by limabean...

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Originally Posted by limabean http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13430435)
Meh, some men named by Richard go by Dick...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-25-2009, 12:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By AliveMama
I'm confused. Maybe my insurance works really...

I'm confused. Maybe my insurance works really differently...

But if the other person is at fault, the accident won't affect your premiums. So go through your insurance. You don't have to pay the...
Forum: Parenting   03-25-2009, 11:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 671
Posted By AliveMama
Quote: Originally Posted by LynnS6...

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Originally Posted by LynnS6 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13419485)
thanks - we are allowing her to have her...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-25-2009, 10:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By AliveMama
Quote: Originally Posted by raelynn30...

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Originally Posted by raelynn30 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13429212)
thanks for some great ideas! i know time...
Forum: Parenting   03-24-2009, 11:34 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 9,395
Posted By AliveMama
I'm confused... You shudder at your vulva...

I'm confused...

You shudder at your vulva being called a "frog", but you call it by a cutsie name just the same "vag". And then you refer to your son's genitalia as his "junk".
Forum: Parenting   03-24-2009, 11:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 513
Posted By AliveMama
I really like playful parenting for the little...

I really like playful parenting for the little stuff (or the stuff that should be little but it turns into BIG stuff for stupid reasons).

http://www.playfulparenting.com/ - there's also a book...
Forum: Parenting   03-24-2009, 11:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 513
Posted By AliveMama
I've noticed that alot of kids that age say what...

I've noticed that alot of kids that age say what they *wish* was the truth. She wishes she'd already cleared her plate, she wishes she'd already washed her hands.

So why not empathize with her.
...
Forum: Parenting   03-24-2009, 10:26 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 9,395
Posted By AliveMama
Quote: Originally Posted by meemee...

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Originally Posted by meemee http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13427477)
i particularly revel in peoples...
Forum: Parenting   03-24-2009, 09:54 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 9,395
Posted By AliveMama
Quote: Originally Posted by because why not?...

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Originally Posted by because why not? http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13427162)
Yoni is Sanskrit, but vagina does...
Forum: Parenting   03-24-2009, 09:27 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 899
Posted By AliveMama
Quote: Originally Posted by Dahlea...

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Originally Posted by Dahlea http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13427018)
I think they're pointless for younger children...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-24-2009, 06:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By AliveMama
I want to add. I did childcare for 6 months and...

I want to add. I did childcare for 6 months and the key I found was to have the kids sit down for snack/lunch before they started to act hungry.

You'll have to figure it out for your kids based...
Forum: Family Safety   03-24-2009, 06:22 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,542
Posted By AliveMama
But for most kids there is an end in site. At...

But for most kids there is an end in site. At 2.5 she's ~23/24 lbs. I can't really imagine (although I'm sure it will happen eventually) a time when she's 33lbs.

That 10lbs might take her another...
Forum: Family Safety   03-24-2009, 06:08 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,542
Posted By AliveMama
Ack! I'd forgotten about the mud. We still...

Ack!

I'd forgotten about the mud. We still have snow on the ground and it's still below freezing.

Sometimes I'm really happy that I have a kid who will still be RFing for along time. Other...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   03-24-2009, 05:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 274
Posted By AliveMama
Why don't you go sleep in the boy's room? ...

Why don't you go sleep in the boy's room?

If your DH doesn't care about helping you, then don't fight that battle. Tell them that you need some space where you can have the lights on during the...
Forum: Parenting   03-24-2009, 05:02 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 899
Posted By AliveMama
DD got one for her 1st birthday and for...

DD got one for her 1st birthday and for Christmas this year.

She's way to young to enjoy the computer part, but she loves the stuffies. I gave the codes away to people I knew online.

If she...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-24-2009, 04:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By AliveMama
At my DD's daycare there is a snack between 8...

At my DD's daycare there is a snack between 8 and 9am (basically breakfast), then lunch at 11pm and finally afternoon snack at 3pm.

1) They ALWAYS use whole wheat. They use it for pasta, bread,...
Forum: Waldorf   03-24-2009, 01:46 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 11,748
Posted By AliveMama
Quote: Originally Posted by Marylizah...

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Originally Posted by Marylizah http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13421629)
About the racism of Steiner's writings--...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-24-2009, 01:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By AliveMama
My DD PLd at 22 months (like full time underwear...

My DD PLd at 22 months (like full time underwear and has had 1 accident in 5 months at daycare).

The daycare did the following. At our instruction they would take her to the bathroom (where they...
Forum: Waldorf   03-23-2009, 04:10 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 11,748
Posted By AliveMama
Quote: Originally Posted by ema-adama...

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Originally Posted by ema-adama http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13417721)
Did you see any evidence of racism in...
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