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Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-24-2013, 01:31 PM
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Posted By daisycullen2003
here is a link to a brief explanation of...

here is a link to a brief explanation of neurological/sensory integration (sounds scarier than it is!): http://www.enkieducation.org/html/sensory-integration-program.htm
 
i just think it is so so...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-24-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,156
Posted By daisycullen2003
i have twin 81/2 year old boys who are not...

i have twin 81/2 year old boys who are not reading at all. they would love to be able to read, but have no interest in learning at this point. i do not force it at all. i am not worried. i wish i...
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   05-27-2011, 10:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 668
Posted By daisycullen2003
i have goats, chickens, ducks, and a llama. just...

i have goats, chickens, ducks, and a llama. just got 2 pigs about 3 months ago. i wouldn't say they are super easy to raise. we set them up in a 1 acre pasture a bit of a walk from our house (they...
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   12-08-2010, 09:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 606
Posted By daisycullen2003
i have used soap nuts before, but maybe will try...

i have used soap nuts before, but maybe will try again.
 
alaska berry, dishwashing detergent for your hair? how did you think to try it? how does it work? i am never sure about the biokleen or...
Forum: Natural Body Care   12-08-2010, 09:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,171
Posted By daisycullen2003
love all of these ideas. thanks for sharing! ...

love all of these ideas. thanks for sharing!
lisa
Forum: Natural Body Care   12-05-2010, 12:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,171
Posted By daisycullen2003
so olive oil cleanses?   also, i like the...

so olive oil cleanses?
 
also, i like the idea of using coconut oil but it is so greasy and doesn't really seem to absorb well? are there brands that work better somehow?
 
thanks!
lisa
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   12-02-2010, 11:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 606
Posted By daisycullen2003
Hi Everyone,   Hope this is the right place...

Hi Everyone,
 
Hope this is the right place to post but i am wondering what you all use for these? i just looked at my 7th generation dish soap and it seems to be filled with naturally derived...
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   11-26-2009, 02:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,284
Posted By daisycullen2003
hi all, i appreciate the collective insight!...

hi all,
i appreciate the collective insight! thanks for taking the time to share your experiences.
lisa
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   11-26-2009, 02:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 916
Posted By daisycullen2003
hi, thanks so much for your replies. i have...

hi,

thanks so much for your replies. i have been thinking a lot about this and i think for now i will stick w/ what i am doing. at least i will know if it works! they all seem very healthy. i...
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   11-14-2009, 02:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,284
Posted By daisycullen2003
hi all, we are currently looking for...

hi all,

we are currently looking for property to build a little homestead and i have been thinking about how much space we will need and fences, barns, etc. basically, i want to raise food for...
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   11-14-2009, 02:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 916
Posted By daisycullen2003
hi all, i have been happily feeding my 12...

hi all,

i have been happily feeding my 12 week old chickens a homemade mix since they were born and just happened to see a picture today of a hen online which was the same age and breed as some...
Forum: Traditional Foods   10-31-2009, 05:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 269
Posted By daisycullen2003
raw dairy can still bother some people. you...

raw dairy can still bother some people. you could try goat's milk, too, if for some reason raw cow's milk bothers your baby. but hopefully you won't have anything to worry about.
take good care,...
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   10-07-2009, 03:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,481
Posted By daisycullen2003
sure, it's a yahoo group called WAPFarmers. ...

sure, it's a yahoo group called WAPFarmers.
lisa
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   10-06-2009, 01:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,481
Posted By daisycullen2003
i believe i saw someone advertising feeding...

i believe i saw someone advertising feeding coconuts to chickens. you may want to do a search.

i have used the weston price recipe in the past but my chickens were free range and got meat scraps...
Forum: Traditional Foods   10-03-2009, 09:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 221
Posted By daisycullen2003
it's so funny that a lot of us have done this...

it's so funny that a lot of us have done this and good to be able to share it w/ people who understand! i have also lost broth in the freezer to cracking jars and it always breaks my heart!
lisa
Forum: Traditional Foods   10-03-2009, 03:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 950
Posted By daisycullen2003
naomi aldort has been writing in her newsletters...

naomi aldort has been writing in her newsletters a lot lately about how her family eats. basically, she does very little food prep. just eats whole and raw foods. i would say she her diet is WAPF...
Forum: Traditional Foods   10-03-2009, 03:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 466
Posted By daisycullen2003
not sure how important breakfast is either....

not sure how important breakfast is either. having said that, it's probably my biggest meal of the day. but now i am starting to feel stressed about the prep/clean up every day that comes w/ it so...
Forum: Traditional Foods   10-03-2009, 02:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 221
Posted By daisycullen2003
i agree. unless it smells really funky, i think...

i agree. unless it smells really funky, i think you are fine once you boil it again. hey, we ferment everything else, right?

lisa
Forum: Traditional Foods   10-03-2009, 02:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 460
Posted By daisycullen2003
maybe the fact that you don't like the taste...

maybe the fact that you don't like the taste indicates that nettles might not be right for you?

i also don't like nettles, but am just realizing as my baby turns one that i need some nourishing...
Forum: Traditional Foods   10-03-2009, 02:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 260
Posted By daisycullen2003
thanks, everyone! i think i may go w/ the...

thanks, everyone! i think i may go w/ the stainless but i do want to line it somehow because of the possibility of heavy metals leaching into any acidic foods i dehydrate. i like radiant life, too....
Forum: Traditional Foods   10-01-2009, 03:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 260
Posted By daisycullen2003
hi all, my dehydrator just died and i am...

hi all,
my dehydrator just died and i am wondering which one i should purchase next time. i had the large excalibur large, but i worry about the plastic. what about a stainless steel model but...
Forum: Traditional Foods   10-01-2009, 02:07 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 950
Posted By daisycullen2003
try unschooling!

try unschooling!
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   09-29-2009, 02:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,481
Posted By daisycullen2003
interesting thread! we have been feeding...

interesting thread!

we have been feeding the weston price recipe to our baby chicks who are now 4 weeks old and i have been feeding scrambled eggs for protein w/ some yogurt. i have been raising...
Forum: California, Nevada   06-17-2009, 10:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By daisycullen2003
thanks so much, everyone, for all of your...

thanks so much, everyone, for all of your recommendations. sounds like a great area to live in!
Lisa
Forum: California, Nevada   06-11-2009, 04:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By daisycullen2003
hi all, my husband has a job offer in...

hi all,

my husband has a job offer in Petaluma and i am wondering what towns i should consider to live in. looking for mothering moms mostly! we unschool, too. and i am looking to garden/raise...
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