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Forum: Single Parenting   04-08-2010, 04:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 616
Posted By Medusa
As a solo mama to a 9yo Aspie I live by this...

As a solo mama to a 9yo Aspie I live by this mantra:

"What other people think of me is none of my business."

It's true. I know I'm doing the best that I can, not the best that can be...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   02-19-2010, 06:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By Medusa
I order scented chew tubes (like 5 at a time)...

I order scented chew tubes (like 5 at a time) and necklaces to hang them on from The Therapy Shoppe.

http://www.therapyshoppe.com/therapy...ecklaces-1088/...
Forum: Pets   10-14-2009, 05:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 375
Posted By Medusa
I had an old dog house with a heated mat and an...

I had an old dog house with a heated mat and an old blanket. I got the heater from the livestock supply store, so it was water and chew proof. Some cats would use it, some wouldn't.
Forum: Pets   10-12-2009, 05:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By Medusa
Thank's y'all! I'll look into Schnauzers, and...

Thank's y'all! I'll look into Schnauzers, and Beagles.

We both love the look of dachshunds, but Curly is a serious hardcore wreastling dog and I'm afraid of spinal injuries, which I've heard...
Forum: Pets   10-12-2009, 04:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 323
Posted By Medusa
If she's healed and her stitches are out then...

If she's healed and her stitches are out then the sooner you get her outside the better.

Cats general have to get their "common sense" the hard way. If she gets stuck in a tree again just put...
Forum: Pets   10-11-2009, 08:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 323
Posted By Medusa
Seriously have her spayed, or by this time next...

Seriously have her spayed, or by this time next year you'll have 15 or 20 feral cats living in your yard. I think catch and release is a great thing to do, but spaying is the cornerstone to doing it...
Forum: Pets   10-09-2009, 05:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 600
Posted By Medusa
Yep, I 2nd the vineger. Nothing removes cat reek...

Yep, I 2nd the vineger. Nothing removes cat reek like vinegar.
Forum: Pets   10-09-2009, 05:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By Medusa
Hey, DS and I are considering getting a 2nd dog....

Hey, DS and I are considering getting a 2nd dog. The dog we have is a 4yo Boston Terrier, who is mostly my dog. DS wants a dog that he can take care of and bond with (he's 9) and Curly (the Boston)...
Forum: Parents as Partners   09-15-2009, 04:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 169
Posted By Medusa
Keep in mind you don't ever have to get married...

Keep in mind you don't ever have to get married or even move in together! You can a meaningful longterm relationship by talking on the phone and making time to see each other once every week or so.
Forum: Parenting   09-11-2009, 04:54 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 9,511
Posted By Medusa
Quote: Originally Posted by Zenful...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Zenful http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14366006)
I find it interesting that no one who is on...
Forum: Parenting   09-11-2009, 01:17 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 9,511
Posted By Medusa
Quote: Originally Posted by Zenful...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Zenful http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14363696)
If that's directed towards my last comment...
Forum: Parenting   09-10-2009, 02:20 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 9,511
Posted By Medusa
Quote: Originally Posted by Zenful...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Zenful http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14361114)
Remind me to stay away from your kids...
...
Forum: Single Parenting   09-08-2009, 09:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 659
Posted By Medusa
Quote: Originally Posted by sugareemoma...

Quote:
Originally Posted by sugareemoma http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14352238)
Maybe. He hasn't talked to me or returned...
Forum: Parenting   09-08-2009, 06:56 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 9,511
Posted By Medusa
Quote: Originally Posted by OGirlieMama...

Quote:
Originally Posted by OGirlieMama http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14351776)
OK, what you said wasn't the most polite...
Forum: Parenting   09-08-2009, 04:19 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 9,511
Posted By Medusa
People who make nasty judgemental comments like...

People who make nasty judgemental comments like this older lady do it because they think they can get away with it. Most people will quietly rush away and leave jerks feeling that they've won some...
Forum: Single Parenting   09-07-2009, 06:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 659
Posted By Medusa
Whoa! Are you dating my ex? I got the EXACT same...

Whoa! Are you dating my ex? I got the EXACT same "threat" when I turned down his marriage proposal (likewise it was just too soon and no way was I marrying someone just because he had over active...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-07-2009, 06:02 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 651
Posted By Medusa
Most people are either clueless or in denial...

Most people are either clueless or in denial about food allergies. I've had my own father sit in front of me eating a bag of peanuts while I turned bright red, had water streaming from my eyes and...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   09-06-2009, 02:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 737
Posted By Medusa
Hello and welcome! I'm a solo mom to 9yo DS...

Hello and welcome!

I'm a solo mom to 9yo DS who's on the autism spectrum. Both AS and HFA have been suggested. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/shrug.gif: Either way he's an...
Forum: Parents as Partners   09-04-2009, 04:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,451
Posted By Medusa
Knittinanny, On a practical front, maybe...

Knittinanny,

On a practical front, maybe start looking for places you can afford on your own. Your landlord may let you transfer the lease to your DP and hir lover.

You need to be prepared for...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-04-2009, 03:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 52
Posted By Medusa
Never went somewhere to have one done, but I...

Never went somewhere to have one done, but I used to do them. As with anything of that nature the reading is only as good as the reader. Think of it as one part tradition, two parts intution and...
Forum: Parents as Partners   09-03-2009, 05:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,451
Posted By Medusa
I am so sorry, truely. I hope this doesn't...

I am so sorry, truely.

I hope this doesn't come across as dismissive, but... Someday you will look back and be so thankful that this cruel, manipulative user is no longer in you life. Trust me...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-02-2009, 05:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 884
Posted By Medusa
My 9yo DS hates writing. Seriously. Imagine both...

My 9yo DS hates writing. Seriously. Imagine both of us sitting at the desk in tears during writing assignments, thats the level of "hates writing" I'm talking about.

I've been beyond my wits end,...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   08-26-2009, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 642
Posted By Medusa
http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/hu...

http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/hug2.gif
Can you talk to the dr and possibly get him to agree to still see your DS once a year or so just to keep an eye on him and his treatments?...
Forum: Parents as Partners   08-01-2009, 09:51 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 692
Posted By Medusa
Quote: Originally Posted by bobandjess99...

Quote:
Originally Posted by bobandjess99 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14174481)
I completely agree with you ............
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-28-2009, 10:53 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 2,048
Posted By Medusa
No. Setting aside the fact that to do so...

No.

Setting aside the fact that to do so would be a gross violation of human rights, we should keep in mind that drug tests are funny things. You could be exposed to 2nd hand pot smoke and test...
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