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Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   03-15-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 115
Posted By penquinmom
OOOOO Limabean, that is what I need!  Yeah, not...

OOOOO Limabean, that is what I need!  Yeah, not eco smart, but a mama can only do what a mama can do.  Plus I can use them in my kids lunches with ranch dressing and stuff. 
Ollyoxenfree-I like...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   03-15-2013, 10:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 115
Posted By penquinmom
Ok, dumb problem...well issue. My daughter wants...

Ok, dumb problem...well issue. My daughter wants to bring treats to her class at school for her b-day. She wants fruit kabobs with yogurt dip. I need to have it all ready to just hand out when I...
Forum: Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky   01-25-2013, 09:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 263
Posted By penquinmom
Thanks for the reply.  Unfortunately we aren't...

Thanks for the reply.  Unfortunately we aren't moving to the area.  I was pretty bummed my husband didn't get the job.  The company even flew us out to see the area and to interview him in person so...
Forum: Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky   08-31-2012, 09:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 263
Posted By penquinmom
Thanks! Anyone here from Lexington who can...

Thanks!
Anyone here from Lexington who can tell me anything more?
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-28-2012, 02:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 182
Posted By penquinmom
Well, not really.  The first thought was going...

Well, not really.  The first thought was going to be to go with the person from his work who is getting a job there, but it's not like we are close to these people, she would just be his boss there,...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-27-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 182
Posted By penquinmom
Thank you to everyone.  I very  much value my...

Thank you to everyone. 
I very  much value my parents and grandparents for that matter, being close to my girls.  I think that it gives them a wonderful support system and base to build on.  DH and...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-26-2012, 02:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 182
Posted By penquinmom
Ok, so we live around most of our extened...

Ok, so we live around most of our extened family.  It is DH, me, DD-7 and DD4.  We live within a half mile of my parents and grandparents, and within a couple of miles of FIL and his wife. 
We are...
Forum: Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky   08-26-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 263
Posted By penquinmom
So DH and I have agreed to talk about talking...

So DH and I have agreed to talk about talking about a possible move.  Was that non-commital enough? 
He has a potential job lead in this area.  What can you tell me about the area?  I have a 2nd...
Forum: Infertility   04-24-2011, 11:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By penquinmom
Hmmm, never heard of clomid that late, why does...

Hmmm, never heard of clomid that late, why does he say day8?  My OB has always had me take it starting on day 5, and I have heard of it earlier like day 4 but not that late.  I would think that the...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-13-2011, 08:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 245
Posted By penquinmom
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Forum: Life With a Baby   03-12-2011, 08:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 245
Posted By penquinmom
We have a honeybee that holds 2 kids.  It is...

We have a honeybee that holds 2 kids.  It is easy to take on and off, which I like.  We got an extra connector for our bikes, so that we could leave that part on both my bike and DH bike, and I...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   03-04-2011, 04:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 772
Posted By penquinmom
I'm sorry you are so frustrated.  I cannot...

I'm sorry you are so frustrated.  I cannot comment on most of your labs because I have never had most of them drawn.  But my problem is progesterone, and my Dr.  always tells me that a day 21 of 10...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   03-04-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,486
Posted By penquinmom
Love mine too, I am not as irregular as the PP...

Love mine too, I am not as irregular as the PP but, I do vary some.  Really I just hate trying to decode the whole, is this line darker thing.  Hate it!   I didn't like to be second guessing.  And I...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   03-03-2011, 12:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 363
Posted By penquinmom
Ok, so I am a mom who can't be a mom without the...

Ok, so I am a mom who can't be a mom without the help of Clomid. 
So....the kids in your sig. are your bio kids?  I mean you know you can get pg on your own?  Or is this a new DH? 
Assuming all is...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   12-17-2010, 07:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,287
Posted By penquinmom
My Dr. always told me 10 for a non medicated...

My Dr. always told me 10 for a non medicated cycle and 15 for a medicated.  However it seems like 14.8 is pretty darn close, so I don't think my Dr. would increase me for that much.  What my Dr....
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-10-2010, 11:44 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 558
Posted By penquinmom
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Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-08-2010, 08:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 558
Posted By penquinmom
We started giving my grandparents donations in...

We started giving my grandparents donations in their name.  They love it, they too have too much stuff and grandpa doesn't really like to go out to eat and stuff. My Uncle died of AIDs, so one year...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   11-21-2010, 09:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 420
Posted By penquinmom
I had an HSG, is that the same thing?  Mine had...

I had an HSG, is that the same thing?  Mine had dye, so I guess not really.  But for me, the procedure itself was not painful at all.  That day is just had mild cramping and I think that I overdid...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   10-31-2010, 05:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,847
Posted By penquinmom
I am an RN. In the state I live in LPN's just...

I am an RN.
In the state I live in LPN's just do not get utilized to their fullest potential and also do not make a lot of money. Many times they get to do CNA jobs only. But when there was the big...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   10-25-2010, 09:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By penquinmom
Yup, blobs or aliens!...

Yup, blobs or aliens! http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/orngbiggrin.gif
Forum: Arts & Crafts   10-25-2010, 07:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By penquinmom
Quote: Originally Posted by Biscuits & Gravy...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Biscuits & Gravy http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15982708)
How old are the kids? Can they use...
Forum: Parenting   10-24-2010, 12:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 19,681
Posted By penquinmom
Yeah, I also know that in my state it is a...

Yeah, I also know that in my state it is a rule/law (whatever) with low income or income assistance housing. We had a friend who had 4 kids-the oldest 2 were boys, so they were "allowed" to share a...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   10-11-2010, 04:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 523
Posted By penquinmom
Thank you all for some great ideas. Yeah,...

Thank you all for some great ideas.
Yeah, spaghetti really doesn't work for DH, and I could cook him something else, but I hate that, just from an exclusion standpoint. I mean I do make/eat pizza...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   10-10-2010, 08:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 523
Posted By penquinmom
Ok, so I had a weak moment, well actually I...

Ok, so I had a weak moment, well actually I thought it was a good idea when I agreed to it, but anyway..I am having my husbands entire family to our house for t-giving. Now, the big day will be ok,...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   10-10-2010, 06:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 623
Posted By penquinmom
That's what I was afraid of... yeah fabric...

That's what I was afraid of... yeah fabric paints would work. I just found really cheap nice fall colored towels, so I'm trying to make this work.
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