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Forum: Arts & Crafts   02-28-2011, 08:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,590
Posted By panda
Great site - thanks for sharing it! I'm...

Great site - thanks for sharing it! I'm especially drawn to The Baker's Table and Huachuca Landscape. Beautiful.
Forum: Arts & Crafts   02-28-2011, 08:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,651
Posted By panda
  Way to go - paint on!   I definitely get...


Way to go - paint on!
 
I definitely get inspired by other people's paintings, in books, on the web, occasionally in person.
 
I've always loved drawing and painting, but for a while I was...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   02-28-2011, 07:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,970
Posted By panda
Where can I buy walnut oil? I recently tried my...

Where can I buy walnut oil? I recently tried my old traditional oils after a year of using water soluble oils. I like the traditional ones better, and I'm carefully using Gamsol odorless mineral...
Forum: The Childhood Years   02-18-2011, 07:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 915
Posted By panda
I came back to update this thread and realized...

I came back to update this thread and realized there were posts here I missed. Thanks for reading and posting.
 
I do wonder if she senses my mixed feelings about school. I don't want to argue...
Forum: The Childhood Years   01-11-2011, 11:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 915
Posted By panda
Hi, I haven't posted in a long time. My dd is 7...

Hi, I haven't posted in a long time. My dd is 7 now, and started first grade last fall. She did half day kindergarten last year. I knew the switch to full day, at a new school, would be difficult,...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   10-27-2010, 03:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,970
Posted By panda
I've read that too, that if solvents are your...

I've read that too, that if solvents are your only concern, you can use regular oils and just clean up with soap and water. And then your range of colors is bigger, and I've heard wm paints are more...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   10-26-2010, 12:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,970
Posted By panda
Awesome! Do you have a web site with your work...

Awesome! Do you have a web site with your work on it? It's great that you have experience with galleries and with selling your work. I haven't sold my work but I hope to one day.

When I started...
Forum: Traditional Foods   10-27-2009, 10:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 247
Posted By panda
Want to post your recipe? Or is it a secret? ...

Want to post your recipe? Or is it a secret?

I have a recipe from Traditional Foods (borrowed from a friend), that just has rye flour and water sitting around for a week (adding more rye flour...
Forum: Breastfeeding Beyond Infancy   09-24-2007, 10:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 743
Posted By panda
No advice - I'm in a very similar boat! I'm...

No advice - I'm in a very similar boat! I'm trapped in the office while my almost 4yo is crying and yelling "I want to eees!" (her word for nurse). I have a 4 week old baby. I'm trying to set limits...
Forum: September 2007   08-28-2007, 07:46 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,150
Posted By panda
Yeay! Congratulations. Welcome baby Gavin!

Yeay! Congratulations. Welcome baby Gavin!
Forum: September 2007   08-27-2007, 11:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 563
Posted By panda
Hello Sept mamas! I'm thrilled to announce...

Hello Sept mamas!

I'm thrilled to announce that our baby daughter was born at 6:01 a.m. on Sunday, August 26. She's healthy and beautiful, born at home after an intense and very short labor. I'll...
Forum: September 2007   08-24-2007, 07:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 690
Posted By panda
No VEs here. I'll put it off for as long as...

No VEs here. I'll put it off for as long as possible. I'm curious, but's not really my dialation/effacement that I want to know. I want to know when the baby is going to be here! I think whatever...
Forum: September 2007   08-24-2007, 06:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 275
Posted By panda
My test was positive. We'll be doing iv...

My test was positive. We'll be doing iv antibiotics at home w/ the midwives.
Forum: Homebirth   08-23-2007, 10:58 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,274
Posted By panda
In theory, I would definitely push, discuss,...

In theory, I would definitely push, discuss, pressure, fight, argue, whatever. But ultimately, I wouldn't want to have a homebirth w/o DH fully on board.

With our first, dh thought hb was a weird...
Forum: September 2007   08-21-2007, 11:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 390
Posted By panda
I'm due Sept. 1. I went 5 days over with my...

I'm due Sept. 1. I went 5 days over with my first. Early or late, we're getting SO CLOSE! I've had vivid labor dreams for the last 3 nights, but no signs of anything. Yesterday I was very crabby and...
Forum: Homebirth   08-21-2007, 11:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,176
Posted By panda
No, not an evangelist. I tell anyone who asks,...

No, not an evangelist. I tell anyone who asks, and if they're interested, I'll talk all day about how great it was to be at home. I do feel like it's delicate territory, though.

So many people I...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   08-21-2007, 09:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 530
Posted By panda
Sorry not to have much advice, but I just wanted...

Sorry not to have much advice, but I just wanted to add that my dd's sleep got more restless around 4 months, too. I think it might not be uncommon. Though her sleep at 3.5 years is still...
Forum: September 2007   08-16-2007, 11:27 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 576
Posted By panda
For my first I was in our bed. But I don't want...

For my first I was in our bed. But I don't want to count on that this time as DD co-sleeps in there. So I'm going to set things up in the extra bedroom, which is convenient to the bathroom (I did...
Forum: September 2007   08-14-2007, 01:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 400
Posted By panda
I'm having one this weekend, thrown by my...

I'm having one this weekend, thrown by my friends and my MIL and SILs will be there, and my mom! I'm excited, it will be fun and I love these folks. This is my 2nd baby, so I didn't expect to have a...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   08-14-2007, 12:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,124
Posted By panda
What I remember as nesting had nothing to do...

What I remember as nesting had nothing to do with cleaning the house or painting the nursery. I was working full time, and one day I just got so sick of of being at the office and hearing everyone's...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   08-14-2007, 12:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 317
Posted By panda
Bummer. I'll wish you an energy boost, I'm...

Bummer. I'll wish you an energy boost, I'm dragging today too.

Asking isn't begging, right? I'm no Ann Landers, but I'd feel comfortable replying, "I have no energy to go out, but I know DS would...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   08-14-2007, 11:09 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,257
Posted By panda
No advice, I just want to second (or fifth or...

No advice, I just want to second (or fifth or 25th) your frustration with the insurance system. It makes no sense sometimes!

We found out we were pregnant just as DH's job was ending, and quickly...
Forum: September 2007   08-12-2007, 09:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 329
Posted By panda
We are. DD will be 4 in Nov. She loves "eesing"...

We are. DD will be 4 in Nov. She loves "eesing" at bedtime and in the morning. Sometimes I can get a daytime nap in (for me) if she'll lay down to nurse in the afternoon. A while ago she said she'd...
Forum: Homebirth   08-11-2007, 01:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 452
Posted By panda
With dd in 2003 we did not, but we were...

With dd in 2003 we did not, but we were homebirthing with with a midwife/doctor team. Rare, I know.

Now I'm planning a homebirth with CNMs. We do have a hospital backup, since I met a great...
Forum: September 2007   08-09-2007, 10:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 603
Posted By panda
I have a home visit with my midwives next week,...

I have a home visit with my midwives next week, and I half expect them to flunk me for having a messy house and no preparations for the baby in place. So today that inspired me to set up the...
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