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Forum: Parenting   07-10-2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 8,137
Posted By Petronella
Quote:Originally Posted by Buzzer...

Quote:Originally Posted by Buzzer Beater http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Mental Health   12-19-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 732
Posted By Petronella
This site tells you all you need to know about...

This site tells you all you need to know about attachment therapy. http://childrenintherapy.org/
 
Especially useful is the comparative checklist of attachment therapy compared to conventional...
Forum: Single Parenting   12-14-2012, 09:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 884
Posted By Petronella
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by bananabee http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Single Parenting   12-11-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 884
Posted By Petronella
What your husband is doing to you (contributing...

What your husband is doing to you (contributing a grossly minimal amount of money to the household while not contributing the equivalent in work or childcare; spending on himself; threatening to...
Forum: Single Parenting   12-11-2012, 07:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 884
Posted By Petronella
Quote: So this is really the dilemma, if I...

Quote:
So this is really the dilemma, if I can't leave with the kids, and I'm scared to try to work it out while living together, what do I do?  The best I've come up with is to gently "broach" the...
Forum: Single Parenting   12-08-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 884
Posted By Petronella
You say that your husband is motivated by money....

You say that your husband is motivated by money. What kind of deal do you think you could offer him to get him to agree to sell the house? Can your lawyer guide you to any mediation process that...
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   08-21-2012, 12:26 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,014
Posted By Petronella
Are you going to take the homemaking course?  

Are you going to take the homemaking course?
 
Forum: Site Help   08-12-2012, 10:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 317
Posted By Petronella
In the Crib Bumpers thread, it was extremely...

In the Crib Bumpers thread, it was extremely obvious that the two posts being discussed were indeed spam. Both first-time posters, who jump into an emotional discussion to plug a specific product??...
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   08-09-2012, 04:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 14,953
Posted By Petronella
This thread is over 3 years old so the problem...

This thread is over 3 years old so the problem has likely been resolved in some way by now.  Also the OP is no longer involved with this child or the child's father, IIRC.
 
Hey new posters,...
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   05-22-2012, 06:05 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,124
Posted By Petronella
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by LynnS6 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1352001/transition-problems/60#post_16988857)

 
Unfortunately,...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   05-11-2012, 12:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 501
Posted By Petronella
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by One_Girl http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1352938/help-me-understand-this-situation#post_16976716)

I...
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   04-23-2012, 09:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,491
Posted By Petronella
  Quote:Originally Posted by...


Quote:Originally Posted by HipHipYay http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1351143/sick-kids-and-weekend-visits#post_16953919)
She is...
Forum: Single Parenting   04-05-2012, 12:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,296
Posted By Petronella
It's good that you told her that her message...

It's good that you told her that her message upset you.  She said a very thoughtless thing, and being ***!!!***TEH BRIDE!!!!!!!!!11!!!!!!!  is no excuse for talking to a friend that way.  If she and...
Forum: Parenting   04-03-2012, 09:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 843
Posted By Petronella
please don't feed the troll! 

please don't feed the troll! 
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   02-29-2012, 01:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 563
Posted By Petronella
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by sparklefairy http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1346489/how-to-deal-with-this-situation#post_16895107)
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Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   02-29-2012, 12:35 AM
Replies: 18
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Views: 630
Posted By Petronella
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Quote:Originally Posted by Imakcerka http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1346433/-#post_16894977)

Ladies, you should have just...
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   02-14-2012, 11:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 509
Posted By Petronella
You can always go back and edit your post to...

You can always go back and edit your post to change "BM" to "the children's mother."
Forum: Single Parenting   12-13-2011, 04:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 309
Posted By Petronella
What a loser!  I wouldn't have offered him any...

What a loser!  I wouldn't have offered him any money, though.  If he can't afford to pay for anything then he can figure out free activities to do with the kids when he has them.  Surely you have...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-09-2011, 10:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 250
Posted By Petronella
I watch the show mostly in sympathy for the...

I watch the show mostly in sympathy for the supermarket cashiers and managers who have to deal with these neurotic, demanding people.  I realize that the episodes shown on tv have been elaborately...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-11-2011, 07:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 596
Posted By Petronella
My parents taught me that it is stunningly rude...

My parents taught me that it is stunningly rude to sit at the dinner table but not eat a thing.  It makes everyone else uncomfortable, it is a huge glaring insult to the hosts, their cooking, their...
Forum: Single Parenting   10-01-2011, 10:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 277
Posted By Petronella
OP I don't have any advice on the transportation...

OP I don't have any advice on the transportation as I have no experience with that. But I just wanted to say how happy I am to see you posting here on the Single Parents forum again, and how glad I...
Forum: Single Parenting   09-21-2011, 07:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 485
Posted By Petronella
I wouldn't be offended if I heard of this...

I wouldn't be offended if I heard of this happening, I would most likely laugh.  It would be just such a stupid thing for some woman to call me, I couldn't even take it seriously!  If chickie...
Forum: Canada   09-19-2011, 03:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 254
Posted By Petronella
I've lived in Vancouver for many, many years and...

I've lived in Vancouver for many, many years and I've never heard of kids trick-or-treating any night but Oct.31st.  Of course some playgroups or churches may have events on the weekend before; but...
Forum: Personal Growth   09-17-2011, 11:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,378
Posted By Petronella
Why can't he take the metro to his interviews? ...

Why can't he take the metro to his interviews?  Or is he planning to have you drive him to work everyday when/if he gets a job? 
 
You absolutely are not the biggest offender in this.  He started...
Forum: Blended and Step Family Parenting   09-15-2011, 11:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,284
Posted By Petronella
I think you should go ahead and send the...

I think you should go ahead and send the children back to live with their grandma full time.  Back to the woman who has raised them and who does not hit them.
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