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Forum: Learning at School   04-25-2008, 01:25 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,411
Posted By gargirl
I fall into the "not surprised the carnival is...

I fall into the "not surprised the carnival is going on as planned" camp. Unless this is a school of maybe 25 students, one non life threatening accident should be cause to cancel or postpone a...
Forum: Personal Growth   04-25-2008, 01:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,587
Posted By gargirl
Wow, that is insane. Please give your mum a hug...

Wow, that is insane. Please give your mum a hug for me, I cannot understand why your brother treated her so shabbily. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif

Hugs to you...
Forum: Parents as Partners   04-24-2008, 04:25 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,967
Posted By gargirl
Quote: Originally Posted by fiorio...

Quote:
Originally Posted by fiorio http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11069451)
I'm sorry. Your husband is a master...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-24-2008, 03:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 217
Posted By gargirl
Thank you for that advice! I think my husband...

Thank you for that advice! I think my husband has been on the phone with them today and hopefull it is all set. I am sure I'll find out. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: The Mindful Home   04-24-2008, 11:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,108
Posted By gargirl
I have started a deep pantry and hope to have...

I have started a deep pantry and hope to have about 6 months worth of food put by for emergencies.
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-24-2008, 10:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By gargirl
Aww, you poor thing. I know that feeling. Like...

Aww, you poor thing. I know that feeling. Like nothing good lasts cause we don't deserve it... so not true. Life just has its ebbs and flows and we just need to focus on the good stuff and keep on...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-24-2008, 09:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By gargirl
That is really too bad you have to give up the...

That is really too bad you have to give up the nicer neighborhood.http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/hug.gif

I think your instinct to count your blessings is a very good one. You...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-24-2008, 09:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 217
Posted By gargirl
Thank you! I can hardly believe we can...

Thank you!

I can hardly believe we can really do this... for so long we were just STRUGGLING to stay barely afloat. Progress is just so strange for us....
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-24-2008, 09:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 217
Posted By gargirl
We got our tax returns and we are using them to...

We got our tax returns and we are using them to do away with a Sallie Mae loan we've been paying over 15% interest on!!!!! after paying on it for years we still haven't gotten back down to the...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   04-24-2008, 09:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,340
Posted By gargirl
I remember playing mad libs just that way! LOL ...

I remember playing mad libs just that way! LOL

I am sure my kids do that too.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-23-2008, 05:34 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 1,545
Posted By gargirl
No, I do not wish I had saved my virginity for...

No, I do not wish I had saved my virginity for my husband. I had enough bad sex to really appreciate the good stuff when I finally found it. Also I was not nervous or anything and I knew what i was...
Forum: News and Current Events Archives   04-23-2008, 05:28 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 5,866
Posted By gargirl
I just think the state is doing what it has to...

I just think the state is doing what it has to do to best protect these kids in a completely crazy situation.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-23-2008, 04:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 922
Posted By gargirl
Wow. I have to say that if I had the same name...

Wow. I have to say that if I had the same name as my mother, let alone my mother and both sisters, I would have it legally changed the very first chance I got.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-23-2008, 03:58 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,214
Posted By gargirl
Goodness NO! But funnily enough, the other...

Goodness NO!

But funnily enough, the other day I was getting dressed to go out with my husband and our 5 year old came in picked out which dress was prettiest, told me I should brush my hair and...
Forum: Parenting   04-23-2008, 10:07 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,946
Posted By gargirl
OMG, that is AWFUL. That poor sweet little guy!...

OMG, that is AWFUL. That poor sweet little guy! Can you imagine? Someone is paying that woman to abuse and shriek at their prescious little boy? I would be beyond livid if I was his parent.

Thank...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-23-2008, 09:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 664
Posted By gargirl
I have taken things and would not hesitate to do...

I have taken things and would not hesitate to do so again if I ran into something cool... but the best trash picking experience I ever had was when we moved from a largeish place to a small space...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   04-22-2008, 04:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,109
Posted By gargirl
Aww, poor Ivy....

Aww, poor Ivy. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif I have some boys here who try really hard to be gentle and kind. My oldest is autistic and kinda volitile, but he...
Forum: Parents as Partners   04-21-2008, 06:24 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,967
Posted By gargirl
I would also reccomend al-anon for you, meetings...

I would also reccomend al-anon for you, meetings fucntion as a support group and i think could be a big help to you.
Forum: Parents as Partners   04-21-2008, 05:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 56
Posted By gargirl
That's awesome....

That's awesome. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif Working on something challenging (in any way) with someone you are close to can be really tricky. Its easy for a sudden...
Forum: Parents as Partners   04-21-2008, 03:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 56
Posted By gargirl
I am here posting some Good Stuff. Its so easy...

I am here posting some Good Stuff. Its so easy in long, stressful days and weeks to find ourselves focusing on the bad stuff, so I am adding to the effort to focus on the positive.

Last week my...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-16-2008, 04:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 95
Posted By gargirl
Our local CVS has Vo5 shampoo on sale for 66...

Our local CVS has Vo5 shampoo on sale for 66 cents a bottle, maybe yours does too! Not sure when the sale started or might end, just wanted to let you mamas know....
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   04-16-2008, 10:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 479
Posted By gargirl
Personally, I use Flylady....

Personally, I use Flylady. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif I have my timer and I set it to 15 minutes and I do what I can. Its hard for me to explain the system, but...
Forum: Parents as Partners   04-15-2008, 03:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 880
Posted By gargirl
Oh yes, I agree with what GuildJen said about...

Oh yes, I agree with what GuildJen said about when we put aside all our personal goals or priorities to focus on our kids our relationships with our spouses can suffer. Being a fan of Flylady I tend...
Forum: Parents as Partners   04-15-2008, 01:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 880
Posted By gargirl
What needs to happen is you need to make your...

What needs to happen is you need to make your marriage a priority. Not a bigger priority than your parenting, but a top 2 priority. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif You...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-14-2008, 11:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,012
Posted By gargirl
Man, that SUCKS. Have you tried freecycle to...

Man, that SUCKS. Have you tried freecycle to look for some replacements for lamps or even appliances? Sometimes people have stuff just sitting in their garage that they don't use and are willing to...
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