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Forum: Preteens and Teens   Yesterday, 04:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 422
Posted By meemee
It would depend on how the kids felt. Esp ur 8...

It would depend on how the kids felt. Esp ur 8 year old. And ur oldest. I too could be persuaded esp since they know the drill.
Forum: Preteens and Teens   Yesterday, 04:32 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,315
Posted By meemee
First of all I am shocked that it never occurred...

First of all I am shocked that it never occurred to you that your son could be sexually active. Esp. Being in a committed relationship for 4 years.

But I don't fault you for that. I can see that...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   08-18-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,279
Posted By meemee
KimP honestly I don't know how you would juggle...

KimP honestly I don't know how you would juggle work AND grad school. I would do one or the other. Since u need time to urself I would definitely not ignore that. U can't be so stretched out. I...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-07-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 384
Posted By meemee
oh i am so happy to know mariamadly that this...

oh i am so happy to know mariamadly that this will be such a helpful thing for your boys.

I am with JudiAU.

i am doubly blessed and cursed with a child who has a sensitive palate. blessed...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-06-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 384
Posted By meemee
but what would you use the purees for? i...

but what would you use the purees for?

i mean if you are looking at the big picture money making venture.

i rarely use purees. more in baking. and purees do exist in a can.

soups? sauces.
...
Forum: Parenting   08-06-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 792
Posted By meemee
i am considering this too. havent figured...

i am considering this too.

havent figured it out myself though.

i find as dd grows older (almost 12) she needs money to buy stuff which is not a necessity - stuff that she necessarily does not...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-03-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,245
Posted By meemee
the other thing that is so horrible. includes...

the other thing that is so horrible. includes boys too, but omg. pedophilia against girls. many of them incestous. i am shocked by how many adults i know that have suffered this. too many in my...
Forum: The Childhood Years   08-02-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 372
Posted By meemee
has she been tested for juvenile diabetes? ...

has she been tested for juvenile diabetes?

another question. i'll try to be tactful as much as i can. i see you did foster care adoption.

if she is your foster child could something be up with...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-30-2014, 12:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 372
Posted By meemee
your dd is 6. she is old enough to help you in...

your dd is 6. she is old enough to help you in the kitchen.

instead of only involving her with the end result, why not start from the beginning.

involve her in the shopping, and the...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-29-2014, 11:44 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,087
Posted By meemee
The worst part of leaving someone physically...

The worst part of leaving someone physically aggressive ---when your kiddo is then alone in their care after the divorce.

This is VERY good advice OP. something to keep in mind as you think about...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-28-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,087
Posted By meemee
OP i am so sorry you are going through this. with...

OP i am so sorry you are going through this. with everything else it can be so heart breaking.

the thing is - i dont see this as big a problem as you feel.

you are christians and he seems to...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-28-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,245
Posted By meemee
smokering first its soo good to 'see' you :) ...

smokering first its soo good to 'see' you :)

you do bring up a very good point. the realization that mean look at me with a 'different' look realization happened was when i got breasts. i so...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-27-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 846
Posted By meemee
I wanted to share a different point of view that...

I wanted to share a different point of view that works for my family.
My de is v sensitive. I have found early exposure helpful to her before she got the emotional maturity to handle all the...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-26-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 480
Posted By meemee
Oh. One more thing. Not necessarily an indicator...

Oh. One more thing. Not necessarily an indicator of menopause, but more of body changes is the way the smell of ur urine changes. Golly. Phew. In my case it WAS and indicator of menopause but I...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-25-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,245
Posted By meemee
yeah she states that herself acknowledging that...

yeah she states that herself acknowledging that some of this may not work at certain places.

where i am right now, my friend stood up to a truck tail gating her. this is what he did. and we are...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-25-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 480
Posted By meemee
well i am getting there ... still feel like a...

well i am getting there ... still feel like a mothering mom even tho' my dd is almost 12 ... delving into unchartered territory which is all soooo new....

yet finished menopause quite a few years...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-25-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 772
Posted By meemee
i am assuming the OP has seen the other side of...

i am assuming the OP has seen the other side of our law. and perhaps that has made her paranoid. i wish she could have explained more what she meant.

i can totally see from her point of view....
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-25-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,245
Posted By meemee
oh viola. you say its not all that much but it...

oh viola. you say its not all that much but it has my skin crawling that you even had to put up with so much.

i think the following link is appropriate for this group....
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-23-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 489
Posted By meemee
yes ... and no. yes it is common - even...

yes ... and no.

yes it is common - even developmental - to have these sort of emotions. esp. if your dd has breast buds. it can be the emotional kick of puberty (though she might start close to...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   07-22-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,792
Posted By meemee
oh no. you are absolutely right. there is a valid...

oh no. you are absolutely right. there is a valid reason for some anonymity.

and gmail has really ruined that. or made it into a teaching tool - whichever way you look at it. many of the kids...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   07-21-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,792
Posted By meemee
Kids who are doing this is using the chat...

Kids who are doing this is using the chat feature. at least teh kids i know including my dd. they are not posting things that everyone on their friends list can see.

its really interesting to see...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-18-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,245
Posted By meemee
this article reminded me of this of this thread. ...

this article reminded me of this of this thread.

it raises the question for me (not this particular scenario, but this is a common scenario in the workplace, inspite of harrassment procedures in...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   07-14-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,447
Posted By meemee
nutmeg - that is awesome. i am so glad that she...

nutmeg - that is awesome. i am so glad that she had a good time.

but i would entreat you not to throw in the towel yet. i think you will get what you wanted if you give it a bit of time.

she...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-11-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,245
Posted By meemee
are you talking about adults when you say...

are you talking about adults when you say predators? or other middle and high school kids?

i remember that i became more aware during middle school and what stuck out for me was the awarness...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-10-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,245
Posted By meemee
well not ALL men are the same. not ALL of them...

well not ALL men are the same. not ALL of them have one track minds like Wolowitz from Big Bang Theory before his marriage. i mean look they created that character and all he got for being so nasty...
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