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Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-31-2007, 12:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 553
Posted By wifty
I would love to send our only dd (3.5) to...

I would love to send our only dd (3.5) to preschool part-time, but is it worth the cost? She really needs the social interaction.

How much should preschool be? Approx?

Can I justify it?
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Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-31-2007, 11:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 315
Posted By wifty
When I first looked at their budget, I thought...

When I first looked at their budget, I thought for sure we would have money left over.....but somehow, when I put in what we make and they allocated it in the budget.....we have nothing left over!
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Forum: The Childhood Years   07-27-2007, 07:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 252
Posted By wifty
Dd yesterday spent forever just sitting quietly...

Dd yesterday spent forever just sitting quietly and stringing beads. She didn't want me around (even told me to go away), so I gave her some space and time.

She made me a necklace!!! Came and...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-27-2007, 07:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 409
Posted By wifty
My dd was born 12/03 too.....and is acting the...

My dd was born 12/03 too.....and is acting the exact same way! Its like she is going through puberty! She will cry for literally no reason....just be sitting and then burst into tears and have a...
Forum: Television   07-24-2007, 02:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By wifty
WhooHoo!!! I love evil, Dr. Will! I had a...

WhooHoo!!! I love evil, Dr. Will!

I had a feeling he would end up on some TV show....but this is cool that he actually gets to be a doc.

Though, wasn't his specialty something like cancer?
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Forum: Television   07-24-2007, 02:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,112
Posted By wifty
That is too awesome that he is your brother!!!...

That is too awesome that he is your brother!!! He does a great job and is my favourite person on the show!! Good for him!

I am 37, and am really having fun with the show! I keep telling the TV...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-24-2007, 10:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,174
Posted By wifty
Not enough! :-) Usually 10 hours at night,...

Not enough! :-)

Usually 10 hours at night, sometimes 9.

She naps about every 3rd or 4rth day for 3 hours.....but often, just skips nap.

Fiona used to be SUCH a great sleeper.....but at 3.5,...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-23-2007, 11:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 343
Posted By wifty
Fiona is 3.5 and all of the sudden, has been...

Fiona is 3.5 and all of the sudden, has been using the potty for pee and poop.

When can I consider the process a success? She has stayed dry for 7 nights in a row and dry and clean for 7 days...
Forum: Mental Health   07-13-2007, 03:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 816
Posted By wifty
I have tried ambien and still occasionally take...

I have tried ambien and still occasionally take it, but I think it could be used as a date rape drug.

I would take it, go to sleep, and then have relations with my hubby that were intense, and...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   07-08-2007, 04:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 550
Posted By wifty
Interesting question. I tend to gain...

Interesting question.

I tend to gain clutter because it makes me feel grounded where I am. I have moved 25 times in my 37 years, and having stuff around that I have gained through my life, helps...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-08-2007, 02:56 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 465
Posted By wifty
I am 37 and don't intend on hitting middle-age...

I am 37 and don't intend on hitting middle-age soon, or even 10 years from now....so, I choose 'other'.

I think in your 50's you hit middle-age, and probably late 50s at that.

I figure that...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   06-19-2007, 12:14 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,455
Posted By wifty
Hubby is an intern for one more week (YEAH!!!),...

Hubby is an intern for one more week (YEAH!!!), so I have some perspective and will write more.

However, I wanted to point you to the Student Doctor Network. Just type it in google and it will...
Forum: The Mindful Home   06-18-2007, 09:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 790
Posted By wifty
199,000 miles is what we have on our Chrysler...

199,000 miles is what we have on our Chrysler Town and Country.

Yep. I am amazed and yet, it still keeps on running. :-)

We do regular, scheduled maintenance faithfully. But thats about it. We...
Forum: Parenting   05-23-2007, 10:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,217
Posted By wifty
I love both my siblings - but am definately...

I love both my siblings - but am definately closer to my brother that is 10 years younger then to my sis who is barely 2 years younger. There is more a feeling of caretaking with him. He also is...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   05-23-2007, 09:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 322
Posted By wifty
Get the seller to pay closing costs. We...

Get the seller to pay closing costs.

We just did that and it was awesome! We actually got a check for $300 some dollars at the closing.

Its less money that you have to shell out and money you...
Forum: Mental Health   05-22-2007, 06:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 485
Posted By wifty
Personally, I would take him and get him checked...

Personally, I would take him and get him checked out with someone.

It could be completely normal, but what if it isn't? One of the things about mental illness, is that a person can do better the...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   05-20-2007, 10:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 133
Posted By wifty
I put this here, cuz I would like to make out a...

I put this here, cuz I would like to make out a will that is free or as cheap as possible.

Any tips?

If I just write one up and then have a notary sign it, will that be adequate? I have access...
Forum: Television   05-19-2007, 02:54 PM
Replies: 2,022
Views: 77,196
Posted By wifty
They have to make intern year last cuz other...

They have to make intern year last cuz other wise there would be intern year and like 3 more years of residency, and then they would all go their separate ways.....it would mean the show could only...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-19-2007, 12:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 615
Posted By wifty
Mine uses a nightlight but mainly its so she can...

Mine uses a nightlight but mainly its so she can 'read' books until she falls asleep. She has never acted or mentioned that she doens't like the dark though.

reb
Forum: Organize & Declutter   05-16-2007, 11:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 810
Posted By wifty
I like the Flyladys 'Sink Reflections'. Has some...

I like the Flyladys 'Sink Reflections'. Has some good stuff and has helped me.

with smiles,
rebecca
Forum: Organize & Declutter   05-16-2007, 10:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,205
Posted By wifty
My mom doesn't live with us, but does this too....

My mom doesn't live with us, but does this too. Will shop sales and thrift stores and can't pass up the clothes especially. She sends dd so much stuff that we can't possibly use it all. I have been...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   05-16-2007, 10:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 240
Posted By wifty
Letting the freecyclers come is an interesting...

Letting the freecyclers come is an interesting option. Might have to do that with some of the furniture. Dd and I are moving first and so the house will be only what we don't want, and poor dh. :-)...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-16-2007, 10:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 552
Posted By wifty
You have a great hubby/daddy.....I would trust...

You have a great hubby/daddy.....I would trust him and let him go. They will have fun and your little one will have extra time to bond with other family members.

You will worry and miss them, but...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-16-2007, 10:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 358
Posted By wifty
No real tips but I am there with you! DD...

No real tips but I am there with you! DD (dec/03) is very adamant about having her way. I really am very, very flexible but there are times when she has to listen.

This isn't popular here and I...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-16-2007, 10:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 228
Posted By wifty
Well, it DOES help to know that we are not the...

Well, it DOES help to know that we are not the only ones still patiently waiting for it to click with dd. :-)

She is not really regular in her bowel and bladder habits and maybe that doesn't help...
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