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Forum: The Childhood Years   07-09-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 611
Posted By P.J.
Maybe you've already had your trip, but I just...

Maybe you've already had your trip, but I just found this and thought of this thread:

http://www.pinterest.com/LalyMom/kids-road-trip-activities/

Maybe you can find something there too. Have a...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-09-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By P.J.
Thanks for the replies! Thanks for...

Thanks for the replies!



Thanks for the public impulses reminder. It really is a gradual learning process for children to learn social behavior and to control impulses when in public or social...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-03-2014, 12:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By P.J.
I think the opposite of what you said before: you...

I think the opposite of what you said before: you are not only not teaching her a bad lesson ("we don't like him get rid of him") but you are in fact teaching her a good lesson: we are the custodians...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-02-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By P.J.
Son's hand in crotch all the time ~ what to do?!

My son just turned four. He recently toilet trained (yes I know, late!) and is still sort of getting used to it.
Since he's dropped wearing diapers he fiddles with, touches or holds (always through...
Forum: Potty Learning   06-18-2014, 02:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 239
Posted By P.J.
How long did you actually try to get him in...

How long did you actually try to get him in underwear? I would try underwear...not naked but underwear so he feels the wetness or poop...and stick it out for at least a week but probably just...
Forum: The Childhood Years   06-18-2014, 02:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 611
Posted By P.J.
What is PEI??? We have traveled a lot with...

What is PEI???

We have traveled a lot with our (now) 4 year old boy, since he was 4 months old. For the car bring activities. These are some of our favorites:
magnadoodle (they make a small...
Forum: The Childhood Years   06-18-2014, 02:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By P.J.
Thanks! Those looks great! I just ordered and...

Thanks! Those looks great! I just ordered and downloaded the mp3 album of "Good Night", and we'll try it tonight. Yay! :love
Forum: The Childhood Years   06-18-2014, 02:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 399
Posted By P.J.
I have no personal experience to offer, but just...

I have no personal experience to offer, but just wanted to say this sounds in the range of healthy to me. I'm someone who's experienced quite some loss and grief (as an adult) and am personally...
Forum: The Childhood Years   06-14-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By P.J.
Looking for recommendations: Bedtime stories on audio CD

My son is four and I would like to get some good CDs with bedtime stories for him to listen to as he falls asleep. Stories that are relaxing and soothing, told by someone with a calm, soothing voice....
Forum: The Childhood Years   06-14-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 588
Posted By P.J.
I live in Germany and actually, it's hard to say....

I live in Germany and actually, it's hard to say. My only child is a 4 yr old boy and he is at a Waldorf preschool, so we sort of live in a bubble insofar as almost all his friends are the types of...
Forum: The Childhood Years   06-09-2014, 02:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By P.J.
My (just turned) four year old son is the same...

My (just turned) four year old son is the same way. He's an observer and hesitant to jump into groups of kids. Does great one-on-one though. He also gets easily pushed around on the playground, for...
Forum: C-section Birth   06-08-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 298
Posted By P.J.
I realize this thread is old but just to add for...

I realize this thread is old but just to add for when other mamas search and find this:

My scar had pain when I exerted myself....like in certain yoga postures or heavy lifting....for many many...
Forum: C-section Birth   06-08-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 574
Posted By P.J.
These are both very important points. In...

These are both very important points.

In preparing for the birth of my baby, I got caught up in all the positive, empowering birth stories that are out there. I was expecting the birth to be the...
Forum: C-section Birth   06-08-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 754
Posted By P.J.
I agree that going into a planned section has its...

I agree that going into a planned section has its advantages as far as cesareans go. I had mine after 36+ hours of a labor which I found incredibly painful, difficult and traumatic, and I was beyond...
Forum: Potty Learning   06-08-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By P.J.
Thanks for your reply. He is in a Waldorf...

Thanks for your reply. He is in a Waldorf preschool, and they are very helpful with toilet training. For about the last almost year, he's been doing his diapers (pull-ups) himself, standing up in the...
Forum: Site Help   06-02-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 13,341
Posted By P.J.
I've been here for some years now and just today...

I've been here for some years now and just today decided I want to change my signature. However there is no option for this in the place where I can edit everything else about my profile. The siggy...
Forum: Potty Learning   06-02-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By P.J.
older potty-trainer FULLY resistant ~help!

My son just turned 4. He is 100%, fully, completely and totally resistant to using the toilet. We have tried everything, you name it. He is not interested in rewards or any special books or toys for...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-25-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,271
Posted By P.J.
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by EnviroBecca http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1396275/4-yo-boy-loves-everything-girly#post_17575315)
 P.J.,...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   05-25-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 130
Posted By P.J.
Thanks for the recommendation of V is for Vegan,...

Thanks for the recommendation of V is for Vegan, I hadn't heard of it before and seems better for young kids. There is this...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   05-25-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 82
Posted By P.J.
This recipe uses only bananas, dates and honey...

This recipe uses only bananas, dates and honey as sweetener but no sugar. It is really yummy and I made it for my son's first birthday...up til then he'd never had anything sweeter than fruit. You...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   05-13-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 528
Posted By P.J.
I have no idea what the research says, but I...

I have no idea what the research says, but I highly doubt it has to do with lack of exposure. Although this frustrates your daughter, you can be grateful her body is naturally communicating with her...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   05-11-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 340
Posted By P.J.
Thank you to all who have taken the time and...

Thank you to all who have taken the time and care to reply. Many useful and interesting ideas here.
Maybe I didn't communicate it very clearly but we don't spend every single weekend with my MIL....
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   05-11-2014, 04:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 536
Posted By P.J.
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by katieraenall http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1395712/talking-about-meat-with-preschoolers#post_17562709)...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   05-11-2014, 03:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 293
Posted By P.J.
I am also newly trying to make my diet more...

I am also newly trying to make my diet more plant-based and have for the most part stopped eating eggs and dairy. We also have a pretty tight food budget and I find it so frustrating that we live in...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   05-04-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 340
Posted By P.J.
My son is almost 4. Whenever we meet with my...

My son is almost 4. Whenever we meet with my husband's family (mainly his mother, my son's grandma whom he is very close to and loves dearly), there is sugar involved. Often this means cake in the...
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