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Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   06-23-2010, 01:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,609
Posted By Jennisee
Since she mentioned Carle Hospital, I'm pretty...

Since she mentioned Carle Hospital, I'm pretty sure she's near Champaign-Urbana.
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   06-23-2010, 01:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,984
Posted By Jennisee
Try the Central Illinois Babywearing group on...

Try the Central Illinois Babywearing group on Yahoo (http://groups.yahoo.com/group/centralillinoisbabywearing/). They're mostly based in Springfield.
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   05-03-2010, 10:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,609
Posted By Jennisee
I delivered with the CNMs at Carle, and while I...

I delivered with the CNMs at Carle, and while I didn't use a doula myself, I know the midwives were big fans of Sue Osborne. (http://www.suelathedoula.com)
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   09-26-2009, 02:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By Jennisee
I don't know anything about the All Kids...

I don't know anything about the All Kids program, so I'm not sure how helpful my information will be.

We see Dr. Costerisan in Mt. Zion. He mostly does family practice, but he's also an OB. He's...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   09-15-2009, 12:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 890
Posted By Jennisee
I'm southeast of Decatur.

I'm southeast of Decatur.
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   09-15-2009, 12:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 462
Posted By Jennisee
And I think these people...

And I think these people (http://www.acmtours.com/index.htm) can arrange a tour of an Amish farm, although I'm not sure what they charge.
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   09-15-2009, 10:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 462
Posted By Jennisee
I couldn't tell you about anywhere that will let...

I couldn't tell you about anywhere that will let the kids actually work--you'd have to ask the farmers--but I can think of several places that give tours.

Triple S Farms...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   05-04-2009, 04:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 245
Posted By Jennisee
Thanks for the information. That kinda messes...

Thanks for the information. That kinda messes things up, because we were leaning towards June 1-3. How much of a difference in crowds do you think we'd see at places like the zoo, Magic House, and...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   05-04-2009, 12:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 245
Posted By Jennisee
My family is wanting to take a small vacation to...

My family is wanting to take a small vacation to St. Louis, and we'd really like to do it before the schools let out for the summer, to keep the crowds to a minimum. I saw on the school district's...
Forum: Gardening   04-23-2009, 01:01 AM
Replies: 294
Views: 8,779
Posted By Jennisee
Hi, all....

Hi, all. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/wave.gif I'm not on MDC much these days, but I had to pop in and say hi to my food-growing peeps.

I'm trying really, really hard to...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-07-2009, 04:25 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 11,682
Posted By Jennisee
I am very surprised at the number of people who...

I am very surprised at the number of people who are essentially saying, "Well, I got through college with little debt, so anyone else should be able to do it, too." DH and I came out of college with...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-24-2009, 03:04 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,225
Posted By Jennisee
We have a retirement account, college accounts...

We have a retirement account, college accounts for both kids and my teenage brother, and our savings account is our emergency fund.
Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-24-2009, 02:58 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,028
Posted By Jennisee
Me--I usually make two $150 trips each year (one...

Me--I usually make two $150 trips each year (one summer, one winter), so $300/year. I tend to go in spurts with the shoes. I spent over $300 in 2007, but nothing in 2008 and probably nothing in...
Forum: Television   03-24-2009, 02:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 562
Posted By Jennisee
Love these shows. I only watch The Colbert...

Love these shows. I only watch The Colbert Report when I catch it live, but we DVR The Daily Show. In fact, a big part of the reason we switched cable companies was so we could finally get TDS...
Forum: Television   03-24-2009, 02:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 766
Posted By Jennisee
Quote: Originally Posted by BookGoddess...

Quote:
Originally Posted by BookGoddess http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13420424)
I don’t like it. I find it mean spirited....
Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-06-2009, 01:59 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,127
Posted By Jennisee
I've noticed this trend over the past few months...

I've noticed this trend over the past few months as well, but the only one that I can remember the actual price was the two-packs of Gerber organic baby food. It went from $1.20-something to...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   02-13-2009, 02:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 293
Posted By Jennisee
I'm guessing Decatur is too far for you, but I...

I'm guessing Decatur is too far for you, but I know Dr. Laurel Walton does breech births. At least she was in 2004.
Forum: Gardening   02-06-2009, 05:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 421
Posted By Jennisee
The only thing that has ever worked for us is to...

The only thing that has ever worked for us is to regularly apply dried, ground hot peppers to the plants that the deer and raccoons like.
Forum: Gardening   02-06-2009, 05:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,793
Posted By Jennisee
Quote: Originally Posted by Audreysmama...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Audreysmama http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13140156)
Jen, I am also in central IL, how central...
Forum: Gardening   02-06-2009, 05:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By Jennisee
That's great! I really like hearing stories...

That's great! I really like hearing stories about how neighbors and communities pull together to help each other.

My big garden is out at my in-laws' house, a 5 minute drive, and I've thought...
Forum: Gardening   01-29-2009, 06:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,011
Posted By Jennisee
Thanks for the ideas! I'm glad you mentioned...

Thanks for the ideas! I'm glad you mentioned zucchini, lmonter, because I think a "What to do with all that zucchini" class might go over well. mugglemom, I think giardiniera is a good idea, too.
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Forum: Gardening   01-29-2009, 02:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,011
Posted By Jennisee
I've been asked to teach some non-credit canning...

I've been asked to teach some non-credit canning classes at a community college, and they're talking about making it a series of classes spaced every 3-4 weeks over the summer. The theme is "Garden...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   01-24-2009, 12:52 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 2,924
Posted By Jennisee
We're getting about $1000 back, and it will be...

We're getting about $1000 back, and it will be going into our emergency savings fund.
Forum: Site Help   01-23-2009, 06:24 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 9,423
Posted By Jennisee
Quote: Originally Posted by Arduinna...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Arduinna http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13053291)
If you don't know what the problems were or...
Forum: Site Help   01-23-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 9,423
Posted By Jennisee
Quote: Originally Posted by abimommy...

Quote:
Originally Posted by abimommy http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13053043)
Part of the problem was the gruesome...
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