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Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   09-09-2010, 11:43 PM
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Posted By somanyjoys
I've been in Austin now nearly as long as I was...

I've been in Austin now nearly as long as I was in SE Texas :-) -- 15 years! Beyond all the "Nos" my dad uses with my exploring toddler, my family doesn't discipline my kids. What I saw at our fam...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   09-09-2010, 12:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 461
Posted By somanyjoys
That would be great! We were there this weekend,...

That would be great! We were there this weekend, actually, for a family reunion (so LOTS of kids...but lots of not-so-gentle-parenting examples) :-( I miss East/SE Texas so much and I miss my daddy...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   07-28-2010, 06:57 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 25,391
Posted By somanyjoys
Cleaned outdoor garbage can today. Yuck! I...

Cleaned outdoor garbage can today. Yuck! I wonder if my neighbors were laughing at me. I have done it before, but it has been a while. TOO LONG. My toddler enjoyed it too much (in a gross way!)
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   07-04-2010, 01:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 461
Posted By somanyjoys
Hey mama, We've postponed our trip until the...

Hey mama,
We've postponed our trip until the weather isn't so hot. I think when my one year old is a bit older, there will be more for us to enjoy (like just playing in the water!) and it won't be...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   06-17-2010, 11:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 461
Posted By somanyjoys
The kids and I are going to go stay at my dad's...

The kids and I are going to go stay at my dad's place on Toledo Bend for a week or so this summer. I know it's going to be HOT, so I'm hoping to find some activities / places to take the kids during...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   06-11-2010, 07:30 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,943
Posted By somanyjoys
Quote: Originally Posted by Funny Face...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Funny Face http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15506587)
It's interesting to see the difference in...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   06-03-2010, 08:28 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 25,391
Posted By somanyjoys
Quote: Originally Posted by Okapi...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Okapi http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15478071)
Also, I'm wondering how people clean their...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   06-03-2010, 03:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 506
Posted By somanyjoys
I know just what you mean about being in the...

I know just what you mean about being in the midst of a "problem" making it harder to get out of. FWIW, I drink caffeine while nursing (and pregnant.) Moderation.
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   06-03-2010, 02:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 506
Posted By somanyjoys
Can you set aside a week to give her some...

Can you set aside a week to give her some physical morning activities to really tire her out and nap earlier. Perhaps a week of that (I'm thinking swimming) might reset her routine. Wake up, morning...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   05-30-2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 25,391
Posted By somanyjoys
You folks have inspired me to try this! I had...

You folks have inspired me to try this! I had made my own routine, loosely based on what I knew of flylady, but with two kids now and busy schedules, it wasn't always getting done. When I started...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   05-06-2010, 06:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 725
Posted By somanyjoys
We have about 400 registrants most years. The...

We have about 400 registrants most years. The conferences are every other year, moving through different host cities -- 2008 was in Dallas; 2006 in Corpus. Those are the only two I've attended. It...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   05-06-2010, 03:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 725
Posted By somanyjoys
http://llltexas2010.org/2010_ACF_Gen...tion_flyer...

http://llltexas2010.org/2010_ACF_Gen...tion_flyer.pdf (http://llltexas2010.org/2010_ACF_General_registration_flyer.pdf)

This link has the pdf of the registration form. I think you have to...
Forum: Healing Birth Trauma   04-16-2010, 11:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,335
Posted By somanyjoys
I think your first healing step came with...

I think your first healing step came with getting your records. I did with my first but have yet to do with my second, and this thread reminds me I should.

Have you talked to the OB about her...
Forum: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico   04-15-2010, 11:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 725
Posted By somanyjoys
Hi all, I have been off mdc for a while and...

Hi all,
I have been off mdc for a while and the search function is down right now, so forgive me if this has been posted already.

LLL of Texas Conference will be June 25-27 at Marriott Austin...
Forum: Life With a Baby   12-27-2009, 04:49 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 2,252
Posted By somanyjoys
LOL about the cookie question because I am...

LOL about the cookie question because I am guilty of giving my Jan 8 baby an iced, sprinkled cookie the other day and pointing out that she obviously isn't my first. :-) With my older daughter, no...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   10-15-2009, 12:24 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,725
Posted By somanyjoys
My babe had decels throughout labor that...

My babe had decels throughout labor that intensified as labor progressed. And baby wasn't descending. I had a c-section, and then the ob saw the true knot. They are rare. Some babies are fine. Some...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   10-15-2009, 12:17 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,619
Posted By somanyjoys
I have never been a "saver" of sentimental...

I have never been a "saver" of sentimental things. Well, a few days before my wedding, as I was making room for my husband's things to join mine in our apartment, I threw away our marriage license....
Forum: October 2009   10-11-2009, 09:51 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,874
Posted By somanyjoys
Oh mama, I am so sorry. I am praying for you and...

Oh mama, I am so sorry. I am praying for you and your family.


http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/candle.gif Sweet Nolan Ray
Forum: Diapering   10-07-2009, 01:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 285
Posted By somanyjoys
I've added a bit of bleach to a mixed diaper...

I've added a bit of bleach to a mixed diaper load (prefolds, pockets, covers) before with no major problems (except some fading on some hemp prefolds). I think you wouldn't want to do it regularly,...
Forum: Breastfeeding   08-22-2009, 10:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By somanyjoys
I was just thinking of stopping in the dollar...

I was just thinking of stopping in the dollar store and buying five or ten tests since I find myself wondering every now and then. My cycle returned at 13 months with dd1, and this one is only seven...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-01-2009, 02:56 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,199
Posted By somanyjoys
Elizabeth doesn't get as much attention as her...

Elizabeth doesn't get as much attention as her big sister did at this age. Probably because of said big sister doing anything she can to distract people when they start talking to Baby Elizabeth....
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-26-2009, 12:55 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 689
Posted By somanyjoys
Absolutely I use a wine glass! And I drink my...

Absolutely I use a wine glass! And I drink my diet coke from a wine glass, too. Apparently, there was some discussion behind my back amongst my sisters-in-laws about my drinking since they thought I...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-23-2009, 11:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 532
Posted By somanyjoys
never even thought of doing it!

never even thought of doing it!
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   07-18-2009, 11:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 925
Posted By somanyjoys
So sorry for your loss. It is so hard. I had a...

So sorry for your loss. It is so hard. I had a normal first pregnancy and then lost a baby boy at 20 weeks, too. Even at my last appt at 18 weeks, my doc listened to the heartbeat and said...
Forum: Life With a Baby   07-18-2009, 12:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 975
Posted By somanyjoys
Absolutely common! In fact, I think it is a...

Absolutely common! In fact, I think it is a survival thing. He is now able to get away from you (and therefore get lost), so his survival instinct is to make sure momma is near all the time. Mobile...
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