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Forum: Family Planning   10-02-2011, 12:51 PM
Replies: 2
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Forum: The Childhood Years   02-02-2011, 07:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 984
Posted By DasMaedchen
I wish I had read this thread and the advice in...

I wish I had read this thread and the advice in it before I went to work today!   The situation is handled,  but the lead teacher definitely has hurt feelings about the whole thing.   My thinking is...
Forum: The Childhood Years   02-01-2011, 09:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 984
Posted By DasMaedchen
Thank you for the replies.   I guess I should...

Thank you for the replies.   I guess I should clear up that my daughter had no idea what I was "being mad" about.   She just said "Okay!" and went about her business.   It was my passive-aggressive...
Forum: The Childhood Years   02-01-2011, 07:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 984
Posted By DasMaedchen
I work at my child's daycare, although not in...

I work at my child's daycare, although not in her class.  She is 3.5 years old.  For the last 3 school days in a row (Friday, Monday, and today) her daycare teacher has had the children have "silent...
Forum: Single Parenting   01-29-2011, 10:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,780
Posted By DasMaedchen
speaking only from my personal experience,  it...

speaking only from my personal experience,  it all boils down to "selfish and lazy".
Forum: Single Parenting   01-18-2011, 08:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,520
Posted By DasMaedchen
I am bumping this old thread because it relates...

I am bumping this old thread because it relates to my life so well.  My daughter is 3.5 years old.  Her father and I were not in a relationship when I became pregnant.  When I told him I was...
Forum: Parenting   01-11-2011, 01:08 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,569
Posted By DasMaedchen
Personally I would feel uncomfortable about this...

Personally I would feel uncomfortable about this and would not let my daughter go.   And to me it does sound weird/creepy that she is putting emphasis on your daughter coming to their house by...
Forum: The Childhood Years   01-09-2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 563
Posted By DasMaedchen
twice a day, morning and night.  in the morning...

twice a day, morning and night.  in the morning she brushes them herself and then I go back over them ("checking her work").  in the evening, I brush them for her.
Forum: The Childhood Years   01-09-2011, 08:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,361
Posted By DasMaedchen
My little girl turned 3 in August,  and she...

My little girl turned 3 in August,  and she recently (within the past month) started drawing people recognized as such...round body, stick arms and legs, some hair, eyes and usually a mouth or...
Forum: Parenting   01-09-2011, 04:09 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,183
Posted By DasMaedchen
I would have done similar to the OP I think.  I...

I would have done similar to the OP I think.  I work with children so it goes against all my training and schooling to react in a mama bear way,  but sometimes there is no way around it.
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-27-2009, 04:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 408
Posted By DasMaedchen
I normally respond with "Oh wow, I LIKE that!!!"...

I normally respond with "Oh wow, I LIKE that!!!" or "how cool, I'm gonna hang that on the fridge!!!" (if it's a drawing of course...not a playdoh snake). I think it's also important to praise the...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-24-2009, 01:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 240
Posted By DasMaedchen
My daughter gets this way over my mother, her...

My daughter gets this way over my mother, her "Nana". We lived with my mother for the first 2 years of my daughter's life, and recently bought a house and moved. We still see my mother quite often,...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-24-2009, 01:32 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,620
Posted By DasMaedchen
a high chair for her baby dolls, and a bed for...

a high chair for her baby dolls, and a bed for them

probably a new baby doll, but I haven't found one I like yet. I am looking for one with curly hair like her, but all the curly-haired dolls...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-24-2009, 01:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 407
Posted By DasMaedchen
My daughter is 2 and has developed a touch of an...

My daughter is 2 and has developed a touch of an English accent out of nowhere lol. And we're from North Carolina! And I sound very Southern myself, so I'm not sure where it comes from, but it's...
Forum: Parenting   12-11-2008, 02:40 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,916
Posted By DasMaedchen
I witnessed something like this just yesterday...

I witnessed something like this just yesterday while I was at K-Mart, which I hate, but they sell the overnight diapers we use. So I was there, and there was this lady and her daughter, who looked...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-11-2008, 02:15 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 2,857
Posted By DasMaedchen
I see nothing abnormal about this. I don't bathe...

I see nothing abnormal about this. I don't bathe with my daughter, but I do bring her in the bathroom with me when I shower so I know where she is and what she's up to. If she ever decides to start...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-30-2008, 05:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 326
Posted By DasMaedchen
My daughter is 15 months old and normally takes...

My daughter is 15 months old and normally takes one nap a day, anywhere from one hour to 3.5 hours. I try to put her down at 2 pm, but sometimes she is tired before then.
She still goes to bed...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-27-2008, 05:36 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,917
Posted By DasMaedchen
All things in moderation. She's only 15 months...

All things in moderation. She's only 15 months so she doesn't seem too interested yet (except to turn the tv on and off, on and off, on and...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-23-2008, 01:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 421
Posted By DasMaedchen
She always WANTS to, but for the most part she...

She always WANTS to, but for the most part she understands "No touch" and "That is not for touch, just for look" and at least when we are out places, she manages to not touch everything.

at home...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-18-2008, 11:38 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,754
Posted By DasMaedchen
i share photos of my daughter online, but i...

i share photos of my daughter online, but i would be really upset if a stranger were taking her photo. sharing MY photos of her is something totally different to me, because i took them myself.
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-17-2008, 11:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 766
Posted By DasMaedchen
Quote: Originally Posted by AllisonR...

Quote:
Originally Posted by AllisonR http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12546841)
I don't see the NEED for a sippy cup at all....
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-17-2008, 11:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 856
Posted By DasMaedchen
Quote: Originally Posted by Twinklefae...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Twinklefae http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12631110)
I realize next time I will get the kid...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-17-2008, 09:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 856
Posted By DasMaedchen
My daughter is 15 months and generally speaking...

My daughter is 15 months and generally speaking is content to amuse herself for untold amounts of time. She's usually in the room with me and plays alongside me, or if we go to the nursery at the Y...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-16-2008, 12:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 324
Posted By DasMaedchen
Courtney is doing great. She's still not...

Courtney is doing great. She's still not walking, she just doesn't seem to want to. She'll pull up and cruise just fine, but is very hesitant to take real steps on her own. She's stood without...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-16-2008, 12:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 529
Posted By DasMaedchen
my daughter's first real word was Nana (my mom),...

my daughter's first real word was Nana (my mom), then came mama, daw (dog), dat (cat), woof-woof, uh-oh, and bye-bye.

now she says all of the above and has added Hello (said very exaggeratedly as...
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