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Forum: Canada   04-29-2010, 08:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 607
Posted By sasayaki
In Victoria, I assume you mean the Sidney Ocean...

In Victoria, I assume you mean the Sidney Ocean Discovery Centre? (I'd skip the Undersea Gardens in downtown Victoria.) The Vancouver one is _so_much_better_. Unless you're an aquarium fanatic, I'd...
Forum: Canada   11-20-2008, 04:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,255
Posted By sasayaki
We don't have an Ikea here, but there's an Ikea...

We don't have an Ikea here, but there's an Ikea bus, which runs about twice per month. It's $40, which includes the ferry, and if you spend over $250 in store, you get the $40 back. You can bring...
Forum: Canada   10-06-2008, 09:23 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,022
Posted By sasayaki
I live in Victoria; my son is just in preschool...

I live in Victoria; my son is just in preschool this year, but I seem to recall Oaklands Elementary is nut-free and possibly dairy-free, too. I'm pretty sure there are other schools which are...
Forum: NICU & Preemie Parenting   10-06-2008, 09:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 872
Posted By sasayaki
I got it back at not quite 4 months. I pumped...

I got it back at not quite 4 months. I pumped around the clock for the first 3 months and EBF'd beyond that.

I was so unimpressed, especially after 6 weeks of pp bleeding, and bleeding all...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   09-16-2008, 11:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 786
Posted By sasayaki
Quote: Originally Posted by leighellen...

Quote:
Originally Posted by leighellen http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12194098)
The Asperger's link was pretty terrifying....
Forum: NICU & Preemie Parenting   09-02-2008, 12:26 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,480
Posted By sasayaki
I would like for it to not be a sub-forum of a...

I would like for it to not be a sub-forum of a sub-forum. So whether it's under Ages and Stages (and not buried under LWAB, please), or as a part of Birth and Beyond (you're pregnant and hanging out...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   08-14-2008, 04:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 249
Posted By sasayaki
It doesn't matter the diameter of what you wrap...

It doesn't matter the diameter of what you wrap it around because you're not counting the length of the yarn, but how many times it wraps around the needle/pencil/big toe. It's more about the...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   08-09-2008, 01:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 155
Posted By sasayaki
Are those the ones that look like little...

Are those the ones that look like little animals? We got ours from Walmart, about $14.
Forum: NICU & Preemie Parenting   05-23-2008, 04:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,417
Posted By sasayaki
DS was born Sunday morning just before 11am, I...

DS was born Sunday morning just before 11am, I got to touch his hand briefly around 130pm. I next saw him late Monday night, because every time they tried to get me up out of bed, I would pass out....
Forum: Breastfeeding   04-18-2008, 12:08 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 2,404
Posted By sasayaki
My mom breastfed me for 6 months. I think she...

My mom breastfed me for 6 months. I think she must have weaned me straight onto solids & cows milk, because she said I never got formula. She breastfed my younger brother for 1 year.
Forum: Multicultural Families   03-25-2008, 01:33 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,403
Posted By sasayaki
I check all that apply, regardless of whether it...

I check all that apply, regardless of whether it says "check only one". The implication that I can only identify with one background bothers me. The only exception is for electronic forms which only...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   02-09-2008, 02:36 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,249
Posted By sasayaki
Quote: Originally Posted by littleteapot...

Quote:
Originally Posted by littleteapot http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/10498568)
Does anyone know any free playgroups?
...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   01-25-2008, 09:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,646
Posted By sasayaki
We had a reflux wedge, and the hospital gave us...

We had a reflux wedge, and the hospital gave us this homemade Tucker-style sling to go with it. (but we gave it back to the hospital when DS outgrew it.) I can't sew at all, but the construction of...
Forum: NICU & Preemie Parenting   01-06-2008, 03:42 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,863
Posted By sasayaki
Our NICU had this big box of knitted hats, and...

Our NICU had this big box of knitted hats, and every baby got a hat (or several hats, as they outgrew them..). The first one DS wore is one of my most treasured items, because it serves as a visual...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   01-03-2008, 11:58 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,249
Posted By sasayaki
Quote: Originally Posted by indigo_sue...

Quote:
Originally Posted by indigo_sue http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/10172858)
DAYCARE. <snip...> For example, many of...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   12-31-2007, 05:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,235
Posted By sasayaki
So... never a good time to talk about strengths....

So... never a good time to talk about strengths. Fair enough http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/bag.gif:

I appreciate the advice...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   12-30-2007, 11:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,235
Posted By sasayaki
Quote: Originally Posted by joensally...

Quote:
Originally Posted by joensally http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/10136381)
I think Roar's suggested language is great...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   12-30-2007, 11:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,235
Posted By sasayaki
Quote: Originally Posted by joensally...

Quote:
Originally Posted by joensally http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/10136381)
As for your friends...is it possible that...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   12-30-2007, 09:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,235
Posted By sasayaki
Okay I don't think I've explained myself very...

Okay I don't think I've explained myself very well nor worded things correctly.

I'm not looking at just academic schools, only a few schools I've visited have been of that type (3 perhaps). I...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   12-30-2007, 08:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,235
Posted By sasayaki
Hi...

Hi http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/wave.gif this is my first post in the gifted forum. I’ve just been lurking and browsing through your archives in the past couple of weeks. I’m...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   05-12-2007, 11:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 229
Posted By sasayaki
www.knittinghelp.com...

www.knittinghelp.com (http://www.knittinghelp.com) is great! That's where I learned. I've referred to that site many times when I'm having trouble. I thought the book Stitch n B*tch also did a good...
Forum: NICU & Preemie Parenting   05-05-2007, 03:02 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,836
Posted By sasayaki
Hi, my name is Christine. I've been around mdc...

Hi, my name is Christine. I've been around mdc since last fall, but post rather infrequently. My son is Finn, he was born October 2004 at 30 weeks, 2 lbs 13 oz, and 15" long.

I had placental...
Forum: NICU & Preemie Parenting   05-03-2007, 12:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 670
Posted By sasayaki
I started to relax around 1 year corrected. It...

I started to relax around 1 year corrected. It was Christmas time, and there were a bunch of family functions to attend. And I started listening to other people, maybe I was being paranoid and...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   05-03-2007, 03:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 378
Posted By sasayaki
I taught myself to knit last summer through the...

I taught myself to knit last summer through the videos at www.knittinghelp.com (http://www.knittinghelp.com), I'm left-handed and knit continental style. I tried English, but my hands would cramp up...
Forum: NICU & Preemie Parenting   03-06-2007, 06:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,425
Posted By sasayaki
When DS had some "mystery infection" they put...

When DS had some "mystery infection" they put him on pregestimil, citing that it was easier for him to digest. (which didn't really sit well with me, because isn't breastmilk supposed to be easy to...
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