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Forum: Parenting   08-07-2004, 07:26 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 3,186
Posted By Banjo Jessie
As for me, I had my first baby when I was 22....

As for me, I had my first baby when I was 22. This gave me just enough time to finish college "distraction" free. So, I'm glad I got my degree and I had a great time, but sometimes I wish I'd...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   08-06-2004, 11:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 9,446
Posted By Banjo Jessie
I have enameled cast iron skillets and the...

I have enameled cast iron skillets and the bottoms have turned black with use. Does anyone know how to clean off the black stuff on the bottom without harming the enamel?
Forum: Parenting   08-06-2004, 10:20 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,263
Posted By Banjo Jessie
Here's my own experience if it helps! I...

Here's my own experience if it helps!

I went to preschool and was shy there. My mom said I used to hide behind a chair and watch the other kids play. I went to school and was okay until dreaded...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-04-2004, 10:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 469
Posted By Banjo Jessie
What happens when you to the ER and you're...

What happens when you to the ER and you're children are not vaxed? We live in NC so we have the religious exemption, does that fly at the hospital?
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   08-02-2004, 09:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 394
Posted By Banjo Jessie
Hi, I second everything that Xenobyte had to...

Hi,
I second everything that Xenobyte had to say. As for me, I have not gotten into grinding my own grains (although that is a goal of mine), so for now I use organic whole wheat flour and whole...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   08-01-2004, 07:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 384
Posted By Banjo Jessie
I have a feeling my biggest problem is going to...

I have a feeling my biggest problem is going to be my parents and all my in-laws. My ds is only 17 mos. but already my parents dream of the day (which is rapidly arriving) when they can spoil her...
Forum: Breastfeeding   08-01-2004, 06:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 516
Posted By Banjo Jessie
I was visiting one of my best friends (who is in...

I was visiting one of my best friends (who is in med school) at her parent's house on the beach. Her father is a pediatrician and we were all sitting down to dinner when the Dr. found out I was...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-27-2004, 06:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 522
Posted By Banjo Jessie
Has anyone used The Well Trained Mind by Susan...

Has anyone used The Well Trained Mind by Susan Bauer and Jessie Wise as a guide to their hs curriculum? If so, is it effective?

Thanks
Forum: Vaccinations   07-27-2004, 10:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 253
Posted By Banjo Jessie
Just wondering, who do I contact to get a...

Just wondering, who do I contact to get a religious exemption from vaccinations.

Thanks,
Jessie
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-22-2004, 11:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By Banjo Jessie
Hi, I live 20 minutes north of Winston-Salem....

Hi,
I live 20 minutes north of Winston-Salem. I'm looking for a pediatrician that would be okay with no vaccinations and very few well-child visits. Any reccomendations?
Thanks,
Jessie
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   05-04-2004, 12:39 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 2,798
Posted By Banjo Jessie
I know our society is definitely geared toward...

I know our society is definitely geared toward career women and small families or even no children but I have never been self conscious about having a baby and being so young. In fact, sometimes I...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   05-04-2004, 12:07 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 2,798
Posted By Banjo Jessie
I don't know about any of you but when I was...

I don't know about any of you but when I was growing up I never dreamed of getting married and having babies. I hated to play house. When I started dating Rex, I told him I planned on never getting...
Forum: Natural Body Care   04-22-2004, 11:09 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 5,720
Posted By Banjo Jessie
brown, curly, long, frizzy, oily Hi, I...

brown, curly, long, frizzy, oily


Hi,
I went shampoo free (I mean free, no bs, no acv) for about 2 months and things were great. My nails grew better than ever and my 10 yr. streak with acne...
Forum: Breastfeeding   04-19-2004, 07:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 876
Posted By Banjo Jessie
Hi, I know every baby is different, but I'm...

Hi,

I know every baby is different, but I'm just trying to get a picture of what I can expect.

My baby girl is 14 months and still breastfeeds exclusively. I've been trying to introduce food...
Forum: Natural Body Care   04-19-2004, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By Banjo Jessie
Hi, I've tried making from scratch biscuits...

Hi,
I've tried making from scratch biscuits several times with little luck. Does anyone mind sharing a favorite recipe or any tips. I'd especially appreciate recipes that use whole wheat flour...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-24-2004, 08:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 402
Posted By Banjo Jessie
I need some help convincing my husband that...

I need some help convincing my husband that unschooling is the way to go. Are there any reccomended websites, books, studies...
Thanks,
Jessie
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   03-24-2004, 08:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 622
Posted By Banjo Jessie
Hi, Some cookbooks I use regularily are: ...

Hi,
Some cookbooks I use regularily are:

The Moosewood Daily Specials (Soups and Salads) by M. Katzen. Usually these recipes turn out great although every now and then, one of them is a bum.
...
Forum: Natural Body Care   03-23-2004, 12:12 PM
Replies: 352
Views: 13,336
Posted By Banjo Jessie
Pammysue, Sounds gross doesn't it? The only...

Pammysue,

Sounds gross doesn't it? The only people round here that I've told are my husband and my friend whose in Ghana with Peace Corps.

Trust me, if my hair smelled or looked dirty, I would...
Forum: Natural Body Care   03-22-2004, 12:09 PM
Replies: 352
Views: 13,336
Posted By Banjo Jessie
Hi, I browsed through this thread over a month...

Hi,
I browsed through this thread over a month ago, and on Feb 14th, I went shampoo free! I don't even do the bs/acv routine. It was rough for awhile, but now the results are getting better. I too...
Forum: Gardening   02-22-2004, 06:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 309
Posted By Banjo Jessie
Hi, I would like some suggestions for the best...

Hi,
I would like some suggestions for the best organic gardener's source of general info and how-tos on the subject, be it a book, magazine, website, etc. I want to know what is tried and true.
...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   02-14-2004, 10:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 345
Posted By Banjo Jessie
Hi, Although my daughter is only one year old...

Hi,
Although my daughter is only one year old (today is her b-day!), I knew as soon as I found out I was pregnant that I would want to homeschool her. My sister-in-law recently made a comment that...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   01-11-2004, 05:14 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 831
Posted By Banjo Jessie
I will suggest that we meet at 1pm on Thursday,...

I will suggest that we meet at 1pm on Thursday, Jan. 22nd at the Bear Rock Cafe on Stratford Ave.. To get there you take Business 40 to Stratford Ave. South. Start looking to the left and you will...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   01-02-2004, 10:15 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 831
Posted By Banjo Jessie
I think the 22nd of January would be a good time...

I think the 22nd of January would be a good time for me. That is a Wednesday. How does that sound?
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   12-30-2003, 08:21 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 831
Posted By Banjo Jessie
They've got sandwiches and soup, they also serve...

They've got sandwiches and soup, they also serve expresso drinks.
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   12-28-2003, 05:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 831
Posted By Banjo Jessie
The weather has been warmer than usual. Last...

The weather has been warmer than usual. Last year it was much colder than usual. Normal temps for January range from the 30s to low 50s. Sometimes there is snow, and sometimes there isn't. If it's...
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