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Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   01-30-2012, 01:27 PM
Replies: 50
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Posted By waterproofmascara
I was most definitely a hellion during my teen...

I was most definitely a hellion during my teen years. I grew up in a small, rural Southern town with NOTHING to do, so we drank. Like fish. Every weekend. My dad was chief of police and my bff's...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   01-30-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 2,205
Posted By waterproofmascara
DS was born when I was 21, and I had my surprise...

DS was born when I was 21, and I had my surprise DD right after my 35th birthday. 
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   01-30-2012, 01:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 474
Posted By waterproofmascara
  I teach 8th grade  English/Language Arts in...


I teach 8th grade  English/Language Arts in a rural public school. I am known on our hall as the "cool" teacher because my students aren't required to use a traditional textbook; instead, I use...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   05-17-2011, 07:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,113
Posted By waterproofmascara
I reenact commercials in the shower...soap,...

I reenact commercials in the shower...soap, shampoo, razors...whatever I am doing I pretend that I am doing a commercial for it.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   05-17-2011, 07:52 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 456
Posted By waterproofmascara
I love the smell of freshly dug peanuts. 

I love the smell of freshly dug peanuts. 
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-12-2011, 11:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 522
Posted By waterproofmascara
We have peacocks.They are goofy and fun to watch...

We have peacocks.They are goofy and fun to watch and will peck the bugs off the front of your car for you! They also loooove to look at themselves and have discovered "the peacocks" in our sliding...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   01-03-2011, 05:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 123
Posted By waterproofmascara
I live in my riding boots in the winter. I wear...

I live in my riding boots in the winter. I wear them with everything! They look really good with a knee length skirt, tights and turtlenecks. I also wear them with not-tucked-in-jeans and tops or...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-29-2010, 06:14 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 388
Posted By waterproofmascara
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by wemoon http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/thread/1287919/new-year-s-eve-plans#post_16145175)

We are...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-05-2010, 07:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 120
Posted By waterproofmascara
I just got a summons to appear for jury duty in...

I just got a summons to appear for jury duty in federal court. Has anyone ever been called? What is it like? 
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   11-10-2010, 12:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 452
Posted By waterproofmascara
I know you are bummed and I would be too, but on...

I know you are bummed and I would be too, but on the other hand... if you wait a couple of weeks you won't have to compete with the other visitors and will get more baby snuggle time yourself with...
Forum: Natural Body Care   11-08-2010, 04:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 386
Posted By waterproofmascara
I don't know if this counts as a quirk, but both...

I don't know if this counts as a quirk, but both of my children sneeze 2 times each when they walk outside into sunshine.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   11-08-2010, 04:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 334
Posted By waterproofmascara
I am allergic to feathers and can't wear down...

I am allergic to feathers and can't wear down vests, but I have always been secretly envious of people who can. They look warm and comfy and seem perfect for those crisp fall mornings.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-27-2010, 10:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 99
Posted By waterproofmascara
I love the turtleneck and skirt. You can put...

I love the turtleneck and skirt. You can put jewelry and/or a jacket and make it work for any occasion. And it would work with either tights and boots or with heels.

And as for a cardigan over...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-27-2010, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 99
Posted By waterproofmascara
I would wear something like this...

I would wear something like this http://www.zappos.com/calvin-klein-s...ft-dress-black (http://www.zappos.com/calvin-klein-sleeveless-shift-dress-black) with a cardigan over it. You can then pair it...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-10-2010, 12:16 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 420
Posted By waterproofmascara
I live in the South and we loooove beer coozies...

I live in the South and we loooove beer coozies here. In fact, my dog's first life jacket was a beer coozy with leg holes cut out and tied with an old shoe string. Weird looking but quite effective.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-04-2010, 08:48 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 2,419
Posted By waterproofmascara
http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/jo...

http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gifhttp://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gifhttp://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gifhttp://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilie...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-27-2010, 09:43 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 5,909
Posted By waterproofmascara
Great thread!! My favorites from my dd-...

Great thread!!

My favorites from my dd- allerjesus (allergies) and "nadult" (because we always say ask an adult and she heard it as ask a nadult)


My favorites from my ds- "fordhead" rather...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-21-2010, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 238
Posted By waterproofmascara
http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smili...

http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/grouphug.gifhttp://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/goodvibes.gif

I am sad that you are in a bad place right now and hope things will...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-21-2010, 10:53 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 2,419
Posted By waterproofmascara
I will be sending good thoughts your way. Try...

I will be sending good thoughts your way. Try not to stress too much- and remember that your imaginary friends at MDC are thinking of you and wishing the best for you!!
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-21-2010, 10:51 AM
Replies: 15
  Spanx?
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Posted By waterproofmascara
Love Love Love my Spanx!! I wear a lot of shift...

Love Love Love my Spanx!! I wear a lot of shift dresses and sundresses to work and I wear Spanx pretty much every day. I teach 8th grade and at that age they are brutally honest about everything, so...
Forum: Single Parenting   07-21-2010, 10:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,652
Posted By waterproofmascara
When dd and I travel I tell him the date we are...

When dd and I travel I tell him the date we are leaving, the date we will be back, and where we are going. He has my cell # to contact her with if needed (which so far has been never). Other than...
Forum: Single Parenting   07-20-2010, 11:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 565
Posted By waterproofmascara
Very funny!! Reminded me of what my ds did when...

Very funny!! Reminded me of what my ds did when he was about that age.

We were visiting the White House and there were Secret Service guys everywhere. My son walked up to one and said, "My mom...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-20-2010, 11:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 349
Posted By waterproofmascara
One of my more irrational fears is that someone...

One of my more irrational fears is that someone will break in and find my crappy stuff and take nothing!! I guess I am more scared that my stuff isn't up to par than I am about having my stuff...
Forum: The Childhood Years   07-20-2010, 11:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 270
Posted By waterproofmascara
We have hosted and attended several pool parties...

We have hosted and attended several pool parties over the years for all different ages.

Let them swim. I have even been to parties where the mom opened the gifts while the kids hung on the side...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-20-2010, 11:31 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 517
Posted By waterproofmascara
Okay, so she expected you to guess how much the...

Okay, so she expected you to guess how much the other ladies were gonna drink after you left and leave enough for your share of their fun?! http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/dizzy.gif
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