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Forum: Allergies   03-30-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,368
Posted By kaybee
Some of your symptoms could be gluten-related....

Some of your symptoms could be gluten-related.  Celiac presents itself in many ways.  In kids, often the only sign is failure to thrive or even behavior issues.  My son was anemic - no other...
Forum: The Childhood Years   11-06-2013, 12:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 294
Posted By kaybee
My ds was diagnosed with anemia when he was 8....

My ds was diagnosed with anemia when he was 8. After trying supplements, etc. for several months, with no success, we found out he has celiac. When celiacs eat gluten, it damages their intestines,...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   10-14-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 476
Posted By kaybee
I don't have the magic answer, just a...

I don't have the magic answer, just a been-three, done-that as a science academic.  We moved for my dh's job after I finished my Ph.D.,  I didn't have work lined up, and I had a 2-yr-old.  I ended...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   04-16-2013, 12:59 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 722
Posted By kaybee
Ok, back to planning...   This week: 1....

Ok, back to planning...
 
This week:
1. Finish edits on Terr paper and submit. Submitted to co-authors for final comments.
2. Finish MW's thesis
3. Spend 2 hrs/day on Pin paper on W/Th/F Forgot...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   04-07-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 722
Posted By kaybee
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by namaste_mom http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: The Childhood Years   04-04-2013, 11:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 401
Posted By kaybee
My 9-yr-old has celiac, so he has to be...

My 9-yr-old has celiac, so he has to be gluten-free.  From what I hear from other parents of celiacs, changes in behavior from removing gluten can be very noticeable and happen pretty quickly.  A...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   04-02-2013, 01:09 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 722
Posted By kaybee
Great progress, D!   We left town (and...

Great progress, D!
 
We left town (and internet-land) for spring break.  Very refreshing.  Came home to a pile of work though.
 
Here are my goals this week:
1. Read and respond to M's thesis...
Forum: Allergies   04-01-2013, 06:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 387
Posted By kaybee
When we went gluten-free, we got a copy of a...

When we went gluten-free, we got a copy of a shopping guide from Cecilia's Marketplace.  It really helped us to figure out which brands were ok and which weren't.  It's not comprehensive, but it was...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-05-2013, 05:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 722
Posted By kaybee
I need to get better about posting.  Ultimately,...

I need to get better about posting.  Ultimately, I think I need to get better about setting goals. 
 
Goals this week:
3/5: 1 hr on depo; 1 hr on PV; get code working; Make detailed to do lists...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   02-18-2013, 11:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 722
Posted By kaybee
Welcome dulci_mami!  I'm on a research leave in...

Welcome dulci_mami!  I'm on a research leave in Europe right now, too.  (And also spending an inordinate amount of time with school drop-offs and pick-ups, with my 6 and 9 yo).  My dh was on a trip...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   02-14-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 722
Posted By kaybee
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by namaste_mom http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   02-11-2013, 03:04 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 722
Posted By kaybee
Back in action, sort of.  Trip to Marseilles to...

Back in action, sort of.  Trip to Marseilles to meet with my colleague was a breath of fresh air.  I wish I could spend all day talking science more often. 
 
Daily Goals
2/11: Clean up and...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   02-01-2013, 02:27 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 722
Posted By kaybee
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by kaybee http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1371709/mdc-academic-professional-writing-club-2013#post_17240739)
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Forum: Working and Student Parents   01-23-2013, 12:16 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 722
Posted By kaybee
I'm back in action, sort of (i.e. home office in...

I'm back in action, sort of (i.e. home office in Spain is up and running; 9-yr-old is still not in school...)
 
Today's goals:
My goal today is to fully integrate penultimate co-author comments...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   01-15-2013, 05:37 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 722
Posted By kaybee
I will certainly check in from Spain, but it...

I will certainly check in from Spain, but it will probably take me a week or so to get things rolling on that end.  The whole family is going.  My dh is already there, so that we'll have an apt when...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   01-13-2013, 12:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 722
Posted By kaybee
Friday didn't work out so well - kids were home...

Friday didn't work out so well - kids were home from school, and I'm not so productive when that happens.  Monday looks like I will be besieged by grad students with questions.  
 
It's Sunday.  I...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   01-08-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 722
Posted By kaybee
Thanks for starting a new thread!   About...

Thanks for starting a new thread!
 
About me: I'm a TT professor (going through tenure now!) at a regional university.  This spring I am on a research leave and actually relocating to Europe for...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   12-09-2012, 08:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,170
Posted By kaybee
Carol Fenster's GF flour mix (what most of her...

Carol Fenster's GF flour mix (what most of her recipes are based on) has sorghum flour, tapioca flour, and potato starch in it.  Some recipes do have rice flour, but it's not the base flour - you...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   12-09-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,460
Posted By kaybee
As far as I know, this one just kind of fizzled...

As far as I know, this one just kind of fizzled out.  
 
I did sign up for a program on-line (Academic Writing Club by Academic Ladder), and it was actually pretty helpful.  Same idea as here -...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   10-09-2012, 12:23 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 6,464
Posted By kaybee
Carita - I would apply for the positions.  It...

Carita - I would apply for the positions.  It sounds like it is fairly common for people to apply for jobs the year they go up for tenure (or promotion, in your case), both to act as a buffer in...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   05-14-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By kaybee
I can relate!  I left my 2.5 year old, who was...

I can relate!  I left my 2.5 year old, who was still nursing, to do field work overseas for 4 weeks.  It was a hard decision, but part of my job involves field work, and after a 7-year break (for 2...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   05-09-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 881
Posted By kaybee
Hi Geo!   This isn't exactly the same...

Hi Geo!
 
This isn't exactly the same situation (no grade skip), but we have done things both ways.
 
My 8 yo is in 3rd grade in a mixed 3/4 grade class.  As one of the youngest 3rd graders...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   05-01-2012, 05:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 402
Posted By kaybee
My general rule is that work stays at work.  The...

My general rule is that work stays at work.  The exceptions to this are 1) grading (I feel like grading at work takes away from time I need to actually get useful things done), 2) lecture prep if...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   04-21-2012, 06:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,580
Posted By kaybee
I have an 8-yr-old who falls into the slightly...

I have an 8-yr-old who falls into the slightly quirky, somewhat immature, and gifted spectrum, too.  He does have behavior issues in school - some teachers deal with them much better than others....
Forum: Working and Student Parents   04-17-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 6,464
Posted By kaybee
What is good childcare?   For me, it meant...

What is good childcare?
 
For me, it meant someone I felt totally comfortable leaving my children with.  Someone who genuinely cares about my kids.  In terms of the things you might be able to see...
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