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Forum: The Childhood Years   10-18-2002, 04:55 PM
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Posted By menanny
If we leave now, we should be there by Monday....

If we leave now, we should be there by Monday. Does that work for you?http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/orngbiggrin.gif

The good news is that now both neighbors have snotty...
Forum: Women's Health   10-16-2002, 09:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 413
Posted By menanny
...on letting your kids be exposed to the...

...on letting your kids be exposed to the illness of others? My 3yo & 6yo sons have developed colds/coughs. Eldest has been coughing for a week (mostly when rising in the morning, but a bit...
Forum: The Childhood Years   10-16-2002, 09:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 543
Posted By menanny
...on letting your kids be exposed to the...

...on letting your kids be exposed to the illness of others? My 3yo & 6yo sons have developed colds/coughs. Eldest has been coughing for a week (mostly when rising in the morning, but a bit...
Forum: Learning at School   08-17-2002, 09:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,427
Posted By menanny
I just wanted to let you all know that DS had a...

I just wanted to let you all know that DS had a good first week at school. While he has not made the transition to loving it (and may never), he does not dread it or complain about going each day....
Forum: Learning at School   08-09-2002, 08:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,427
Posted By menanny
Thank you all for your replies!! I was...

Thank you all for your replies!! I was especially touched by Alenushka's post. It gave me such hope to hear your perspective as an adult.
...
Forum: Learning at School   08-06-2002, 02:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,427
Posted By menanny
dillistone -- thanks for sharing your...

dillistone -- thanks for sharing your experience. I agree with you that we need to trust our kids. I'm nervous to put DS in school because he is so against it, yet I feel we must try it. If he were...
Forum: Learning at School   08-05-2002, 01:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,427
Posted By menanny
Quote: but you are trusting a book's judgement...

Quote:
but you are trusting a book's judgement of your child over your instincts?
No, Vanna's Mom. I read a book and felt, instinctively, that it described my son. I used the book as a *tool* to...
Forum: Personal Growth   08-04-2002, 03:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,433
Posted By menanny
thank you, thank you for starting this thread!!...

thank you, thank you for starting this thread!! It's so interesting and stimulating. I just started Conversations with God and am enjoying it greatly, though I'm only on page 19.

CanOBeans, I'm...
Forum: Learning at School   07-31-2002, 04:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,427
Posted By menanny
jbcjmom -- DS is 6 this year...but I *still*...

jbcjmom -- DS is 6 this year...but I *still* think a whole day of kindergarten is too much!! Yes, our county has a full day and, no, they do not offer the half day option -- which is a nice idea!! I...
Forum: Learning at School   07-29-2002, 08:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,427
Posted By menanny
Homeschooling is actually what we were going to...

Homeschooling is actually what we were going to do this year, but we changed our minds. ("we" being DH & me) Last year I read a book on personality and was able to come up with a profile on DS. When...
Forum: Learning at School   07-28-2002, 06:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,427
Posted By menanny
DS started kindergarten last year but his...

DS started kindergarten last year but his teacher felt like he needed another year to mature -- he'd just turned 5 in July before starting. She suggested a smaller class environment would serve him...
Forum: Personal Growth   07-28-2002, 10:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 911
Posted By menanny
Hi, LisainCalifornia. I feel your pain. I,...

Hi, LisainCalifornia.

I feel your pain. I, too, have struggled with finding like-minded friends...or any friends! Thankfully, after 4 years as a SAHM, a woman moved into my neighborhood who is...
Forum: Personal Growth   07-18-2002, 11:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By menanny
Sunmountain, you'll never be too old to pursue...

Sunmountain, you'll never be too old to pursue your dreams!! I've seen a dear friend of mine blossom incredibly since her 50th birthday. If you're 40 before you start that master's degree, then...
Forum: Personal Growth   07-17-2002, 12:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By menanny
Hi, Holly. Such an important question!! I...

Hi, Holly.

Such an important question!! I have two sons, ages 3 & 6. When ds #1 was born, I retired from the executive world and plunged headlong into mothering. Somewhere along the line, I...
Forum: Personal Growth   07-12-2002, 06:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,155
Posted By menanny
Thanks for sharing this. It's wonderful. So much...

Thanks for sharing this. It's wonderful. So much to learn...so little time!!
Forum: Personal Growth   07-11-2002, 06:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 811
Posted By menanny
alianmama -- your response amazed me -- I just...

alianmama -- your response amazed me -- I just returned The Four Agreements to my bro-in-law yesterday!! Sadly, I just couldn't get into it. Of course, now that I read your response, I wish I had...
Forum: Personal Growth   04-30-2002, 09:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 811
Posted By menanny
Your point is well taken. I must constantly...

Your point is well taken. I must constantly remind myself that *my* path is best for me but not for others. I believe that my philosophy is a healthy path for everyone, yet if I concentrate on...
Forum: Personal Growth   04-26-2002, 02:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,160
Posted By menanny
Dear Beth, You've had such wonderfully...

Dear Beth,

You've had such wonderfully supportive replies to your post & I just wanted to add my own encouragement. I began a journey of sorts when DS #1 was born in 1996. I just knew something...
Forum: Personal Growth   04-19-2002, 09:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,360
Posted By menanny
DS #1 was born in the hospital & it was a...

DS #1 was born in the hospital & it was a satisfying experience -- natural, little interference or intervention. Yet when when I became pregnant again, I really wanted to give birth in a more...
Forum: Personal Growth   04-18-2002, 04:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 787
Posted By menanny
Good job, Maddysmom!! You're addressing the...

Good job, Maddysmom!! You're addressing the issue before it is even much of a problem --- I mean with your baby only being 6 months old. Another thing I should add is that a counselor friend once...
Forum: Personal Growth   04-15-2002, 05:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 787
Posted By menanny
SHITAKE! Oh, that's beautiful!! My favorites...

SHITAKE! Oh, that's beautiful!! My favorites (being a reformed potty mouth around the children -- the adults in my life get to live with the real thing) are FRICK AND FRACK and DAGGONIT works quite...
Forum: Personal Growth   04-14-2002, 04:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 811
Posted By menanny
Thanks for your feedback. Three simple points...

Thanks for your feedback. Three simple points and next thing you know, you have a whole new life. It's encouraging to see others following the path....
Forum: Personal Growth   04-14-2002, 04:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 811
Posted By menanny
I've written a personal philosophy recently...

I've written a personal philosophy recently after reading two incredible books. If anything resonates for you, I'd love to hear your feedback.

They say when things are at their worst…God is near....
Forum: Personal Growth   04-14-2002, 04:26 PM
Replies: 2
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Views: 541
Posted By menanny
I've learned about SRI through seeking Network...

I've learned about SRI through seeking Network Chiropractic care. It's a complementary therapy. Apparently it helps you achieve the process of "unlocking your spine and unlocking your energy".

I...
Forum: Personal Growth   04-14-2002, 01:32 PM
Replies: 2
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Views: 541
Posted By menanny
Has anyone out there heard of Somato Respiratory...

Has anyone out there heard of Somato Respiratory Integration?
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