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Forum: Finding Your Tribe   02-08-2011, 12:08 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,104
Posted By RPGamingGirl
A Unitarian church would be awesome; our closest...

A Unitarian church would be awesome; our closest one is an hour and a half away.  I could actually drive into the city and find a fair number of mamas to stand together with, and in fact did do a...
Forum: Finding Your Tribe   01-24-2011, 08:22 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 15,303
Posted By RPGamingGirl
I have a phone phobia too--i wonder if that's...

I have a phone phobia too--i wonder if that's common among 'people like us' haha.  I hate making smalltalk and being on the phone is like...making smalltalk but you can't make excuses to get away...
Forum: Finding Your Tribe   01-13-2011, 04:28 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,104
Posted By RPGamingGirl
I am soooo with you ladies here in SW Missouri. ...

I am soooo with you ladies here in SW Missouri.  It's real tricky too, being out here in the country where people like to do their own thing and mind their own business, because you might be doing...
Forum: Finding Your Tribe   01-12-2011, 05:58 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 15,303
Posted By RPGamingGirl
Oh wow, i totally belong here.  I'm out of...

Oh wow, i totally belong here.  I'm out of contact with all my old friends from school (unless you count facebook) and i've only made one new friend in the last decade (mostly because our kids got...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   01-07-2011, 04:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 350
Posted By RPGamingGirl
I'm an hour south of town and out of the loop on...

I'm an hour south of town and out of the loop on doctors (we hardly ever bother going to one) and schools (another homeschooling family here), but we're around :)
Forum: Personal Growth   12-18-2010, 06:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 782
Posted By RPGamingGirl
Yeah, i would cut off contact after a threat...

Yeah, i would cut off contact after a threat like that too; they're trying to manipulate you in a pretty big and blatant way.
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   12-17-2010, 10:18 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,019
Posted By RPGamingGirl
Aw heck, most days i wear pajamas all day long,...

Aw heck, most days i wear pajamas all day long, never mind what the kids are wearing lol!
 
But seriously, the best encouragement i ever got was from a childless older man; he told me that being a...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-15-2010, 06:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,623
Posted By RPGamingGirl
I can relate to all of this.  My...

I can relate to all of this.  My great-grandmother (who raised her three sisters as well as her own three children while working as a sharecropper during the Great Depression!) once told me she was...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   12-15-2010, 05:48 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,019
Posted By RPGamingGirl
I tell myself that if the house is clean enough...

I tell myself that if the house is clean enough for company 1 day a week, i'm doing alright.  With kids in the house, it's not until it gets to the point that it 'can't' be cleaned that you have a...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   12-15-2010, 05:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 974
Posted By RPGamingGirl
I LOVE that my husband works third shift.  The...

I LOVE that my husband works third shift.  The kids stay up until he goes to work, and they usually wake about an hour after he gets home.  He goes to bed immediately, so sometimes we even get a...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-15-2010, 04:34 PM
Replies: 3
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Views: 365
Posted By RPGamingGirl
It's completely normal!  My three kids (ages 9,...

It's completely normal!  My three kids (ages 9, 7, and 5) play like this all the time.  I usually gently remind them not to be bossy to each other when they use language like "Now you have to say...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-15-2010, 04:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,329
Posted By RPGamingGirl
Gosh, we've never done the 'Santa thing' either,...

Gosh, we've never done the 'Santa thing' either, and i don't think my kids have suffered at all.  We did tell them that some people choose to believe in him though, just like some people believe in...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-15-2010, 04:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By RPGamingGirl
I 100% understand not wanting guns or gun toys...

I 100% understand not wanting guns or gun toys or gun conversation to be a part of your child's circle of knowledge.
 
However, i think education is more important than exclusion, especially if...
Forum: Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas   12-15-2010, 03:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 184
Posted By RPGamingGirl
I'm in Missouri, but the closest Wal-Mart and...

I'm in Missouri, but the closest Wal-Mart and Chinese buffet are both in Berryville, so i figure i should try the MS/LA/AR board for finding like-minded mamas!  lol  I've lived in the Branson (MO)...
Forum: Personal Growth   12-15-2010, 03:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 782
Posted By RPGamingGirl
Good news: it sounds like you have TONS of...

Good news: it sounds like you have TONS of reasonable reasons to justify refusing them their 'rights.'  There's little danger they'll come anywhere close to receiving their demands.  Most places...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   12-14-2010, 01:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 413
Posted By RPGamingGirl
I'm really late to the party on this, so if it's...

I'm really late to the party on this, so if it's no longer relevant, i apologize for dragging it up!  But i live in SW MO very near the border (a four minute drive, about 20 minutes from...
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