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Forum: Parents as Partners   04-22-2008, 10:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,082
Posted By MtnCanary
No worries on the STD front - I got a complete...

No worries on the STD front - I got a complete check up once I found out about the affair. Hasn't been much of an issue since then since I had some bad tears and a long healing process after the...
Forum: Parents as Partners   04-21-2008, 09:03 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,082
Posted By MtnCanary
Quote: If he was working so much, how did he...

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If he was working so much, how did he have time to have an affair?

If he is working so much, but it isn't being reflected in his pay, how do you know he is working? I mean, he could have...
Forum: Parents as Partners   04-21-2008, 02:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,082
Posted By MtnCanary
Quote: What has he said about the affair, what...

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What has he said about the affair, what were his motivations for it? That would also be important for me to know if I were in your situation. How is your dh when he is at home? Does he spend...
Forum: Parents as Partners   04-20-2008, 09:06 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,082
Posted By MtnCanary
Yeah, nothing has really changed. He has his own...

Yeah, nothing has really changed. He has his own cell phone, his own email accounts... It feels like he has a whole life away from home. My life has been totally transparent to him. I'm just a...
Forum: Parents as Partners   04-20-2008, 08:26 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,082
Posted By MtnCanary
I mostly lurk on this forum, but I have a...

I mostly lurk on this forum, but I have a question I need help with.

Dh and I have been married for almost 11 years, together for 15. We have 3 kids, ages 6, 3 and 9 months.

Dh has been...
Forum: Diapering   04-20-2008, 07:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By MtnCanary
I'm late to CD'ing. My first two dc were in...

I'm late to CD'ing. My first two dc were in sposies, and my third until last week. DC3 is almost 10 months old. He weighs 24 pounds, and his thighs are a good 14" around - he's ginormous (and EBF)....
Forum: The Childhood Years   10-12-2007, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 516
Posted By MtnCanary
I got a scrap piece of 1" plywood from a friend....

I got a scrap piece of 1" plywood from a friend. Cut a 15" circle from it, drilled a hole in the center, painted it and hung it from a tree branch. The tree is on a very slight slope, so the kids...
Forum: Parents as Partners   10-09-2007, 01:15 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 2,439
Posted By MtnCanary
1. How many hours a week/day does the primary...

1. How many hours a week/day does the primary bread winner work in your house?

Usually 12 hours a day, 7 days a week, but he's trying to get more days off.

2. Is this person/s at home to see...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-09-2007, 08:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 393
Posted By MtnCanary
Well, yeah, good triumphs over evil. Isn't that...

Well, yeah, good triumphs over evil. Isn't that what we'd all like to see? And can we not agree that there is actual true evil in the world? But there's also the bit about taking responsibility for...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-17-2007, 03:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 90
Posted By MtnCanary
Dh isn't getting home from work until after 11pm...

Dh isn't getting home from work until after 11pm for the 7th time in 8 days (he goes to work at 7:30am).

Ds1 has poison oak from eyebrows to toes and everywhere in between.

Ds2 has gas...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   07-31-2007, 05:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 449
Posted By MtnCanary
Thanks everybody for the great advice. Right now...

Thanks everybody for the great advice. Right now we have at least a month until the next IEP meeting, so in the meantime I'm going to educate myself some more about requesting services and writing...
Forum: Parenting   07-30-2007, 08:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 406
Posted By MtnCanary
We live in a place with lots of dangerous...

We live in a place with lots of dangerous animals, too - bears, mountain lions, rattlesnakes, tarantulas are all regular visitors. We just talk about the animals. My daughter is really into science,...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   07-30-2007, 03:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 449
Posted By MtnCanary
Okay, so I called the Director of Special Ed...

Okay, so I called the Director of Special Ed this morning and talked to her. I have clarification on a few things.

My son's placement is not the special day class, even though that's what's...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   07-29-2007, 10:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 449
Posted By MtnCanary
Quote: Technically, at this point, they...

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Technically, at this point, they haven't violated any part of IDEA.
But they have....

Members of the IEP team must be at the IEP meeting unless there is prior written consent that they...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   07-29-2007, 04:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 449
Posted By MtnCanary
Quote: their financial challenges need to be...

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their financial challenges need to be addressed, but not by limiting/changes services, which is against the law!
I totally agree. I was thinking of telling them that if they can only supply...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   07-29-2007, 04:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 449
Posted By MtnCanary
We did private ST for over a year, but once...

We did private ST for over a year, but once Early Start stopped reimbursing the mileage we couldn't afford it anymore (it's 128 miles round trip, twice a week). It's a moot point now, anyways, since...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   07-29-2007, 03:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 449
Posted By MtnCanary
My son is 3 years old and has verbal apraxia. I...

My son is 3 years old and has verbal apraxia. I received his final IEP a week or so ago. I have some problems....

First, when he aged out of Early Start, they brought in an EI SLP to evaluate...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   07-29-2007, 04:29 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,761
Posted By MtnCanary
Well, I've already been home for 6 years, and...

Well, I've already been home for 6 years, and have many more to go.

Kristin
mom to dd (6), ds (3) and ds (1 month)
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-19-2007, 10:33 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 334
Posted By MtnCanary
My favorite thing is the set of casserole dishes...

My favorite thing is the set of casserole dishes we got. I didn't appreciate them at the time, and they ended up getting lost in the back of a closet. Then I decluttered a couple years later and...
Forum: Parents as Partners   07-19-2007, 04:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 291
Posted By MtnCanary
I would go. I took off with my 2 kids 2 summers...

I would go. I took off with my 2 kids 2 summers ago to spend a month with my family back east. We had a great time. Dh did get to join us for a week, so that was fun, too. If he hadn't been able to...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-19-2007, 02:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 193
Posted By MtnCanary
My ds was born a couple weeks ago, and dd got to...

My ds was born a couple weeks ago, and dd got to watch. We told our midwife ahead of time that we wanted her to watch (so that they would tell us when to go wake her up), and that she wanted a job...
Forum: Homebirth   07-19-2007, 02:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By MtnCanary
Here in CA, you take the Certificate of Live...

Here in CA, you take the Certificate of Live Birth (provided by the midwife, signed by the parents) to the County Hall of Records. There the birth is recorded by the county (whatever that means...
Forum: Lactivism   07-16-2007, 03:23 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,610
Posted By MtnCanary
So I saw the post about the ABC breastfeeding...

So I saw the post about the ABC breastfeeding poll. Now they have an article (http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Health/Story?id=3378982&page=1).

It has the same picture as the poll. I agree with posters...
Forum: Parents as Partners   07-15-2007, 04:54 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,282
Posted By MtnCanary
Whoa - some harsh posts here. Your dh isn't the...

Whoa - some harsh posts here. Your dh isn't the only one suffering from his injuries. You are, too.

My dh had a work-related injury 12 years ago. It was a 5-year road to some sort of recovery. He...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-15-2007, 04:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,580
Posted By MtnCanary
Y'all just need a universal translator...

Y'all just need a universal translator http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/lol.gif

My dd used to do the "Go home" thing when she was that age. "Home" just meant another place. As...
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