Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 68
Search took 0.82 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: snyderjoint
Forum: Parenting   03-31-2007, 05:59 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 5,140
Posted By snyderjoint
I don't think that it's necessarily...

I don't think that it's necessarily hypocritical, but I do believe that a parent's job is to guide a child to make good and healthy decisons early on. I'm going through this with my 3 year old...
Forum: The Childhood Years   04-18-2006, 03:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 257
Posted By snyderjoint
I would say let them be honest, I mean obviously...

I would say let them be honest, I mean obviously we don't want them yelling in stores and things, but I would tell them that everyone is different and some people have trouble doing things. That's...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   02-13-2006, 12:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 549
Posted By snyderjoint
This is a very interesting subject, growing up...

This is a very interesting subject, growing up disabled and unable or at least thinking I was unable to play sports really had me thinking about this. While I agree you don't need sports to be well...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   12-27-2005, 02:23 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 6,615
Posted By snyderjoint
Yes, I'm trying very hard and enjoying learning...

Yes, I'm trying very hard and enjoying learning about different types of education and enjoying learning about them as well. I probably put alot of my own experiences in my post. I see what your...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   12-22-2005, 04:53 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 6,615
Posted By snyderjoint
I didn't mean to cause any fights here or...

I didn't mean to cause any fights here or anything I'm learning alot about hs and realizing that it's not what I thought and that there are good things about it. My comment in this thread was not...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   12-22-2005, 12:15 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 6,615
Posted By snyderjoint
Thank you for the replies, I really wished I...

Thank you for the replies, I really wished I could have seen this show, I find it very interesting when I hear about other children with SB and how their lives differ from mine. I can relate to how...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   12-21-2005, 11:16 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 6,615
Posted By snyderjoint
I didn't get to see this show, so could somebody...

I didn't get to see this show, so could somebody fill me in on what went on? I know I read a post that one of the children had Spina Bifida, and I'm very curious about what was said about this child...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-17-2005, 06:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By snyderjoint
Ok I don't want to start fights or hurl insults...

Ok I don't want to start fights or hurl insults I have just a simple question to ask to parents with young kids. What is so wrong in your opinions with Santa? I can't help but read so many threads...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   10-12-2005, 03:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 902
Posted By snyderjoint
First of all I didn't mean anything by the...

First of all I didn't mean anything by the "forcing" issue, I just remembered things that I heard and wanted to clear that up. I really didn't mean though a big dramatic thing, kids kicking and...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   10-11-2005, 08:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 902
Posted By snyderjoint
I mean no harm in this and don't want to start...

I mean no harm in this and don't want to start anything. But, I've heard from many posts quotes such as, "we force our children to do lots of things they don't want to do." And things like "it's not...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   10-11-2005, 04:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 902
Posted By snyderjoint
I didn't say she would be unhappy if her parents...

I didn't say she would be unhappy if her parents had decided to homeschool her. I'm just happy to see that she had an option. And I do think this mother was being mean. I mean she didn't let her...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   10-11-2005, 02:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 902
Posted By snyderjoint
I saw that show and it was really good too, very...

I saw that show and it was really good too, very interesting. Although homeschoolers weren't portrayed at all, it was hardly mentioned that the girl was homeschooled. She seemed pretty happy with it...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-15-2005, 04:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 697
Posted By snyderjoint
Why are you questioning this? From what I can...

Why are you questioning this? From what I can tell in the post they sound really excited about school this coming year. I say let them have a say in what they want. I can't imagine whatever...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   09-08-2005, 02:59 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 3,038
Posted By snyderjoint
This whole tv debate thing is getting pretty...

This whole tv debate thing is getting pretty ridiculous! We're never going to sway anyone's opinions on this and other issues concerning our children, we all think what we're doing is the best. My...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-07-2005, 03:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 588
Posted By snyderjoint
Why don't you sit down together and talk about...

Why don't you sit down together and talk about it? I mean the whole pro/con list of both schooling types I think would be a good idea. I think you have very real concerns, personally if it was me...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-01-2005, 03:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 438
Posted By snyderjoint
Um... I wasn't trying to say that this person...

Um... I wasn't trying to say that this person shouldn't hs her child. I was trying to help considering I was a special needs child. I posted what I thought was an appropriate post, whether she...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   08-31-2005, 07:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 438
Posted By snyderjoint
Let him try it, I don't see the harm in that. If...

Let him try it, I don't see the harm in that. If he hates it or something you can always pull him out again. You said he has ADHD and other learning problems, trust me I have physical disabilities...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   08-18-2005, 10:53 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,274
Posted By snyderjoint
Trust me on this one, I have alot of experience,...

Trust me on this one, I have alot of experience, I'm 21 and have always really disliked reading. I mean it's ok, but I really don't like it. My entire life I was pretty much forced to do it. I liked...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   08-18-2005, 04:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,410
Posted By snyderjoint
Wow, I don't get this how would your dd miss out...

Wow, I don't get this how would your dd miss out on things if they were in school. No matter how your child is schooled I sincerely don't think that children SHOULD have to miss out on anything.
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   08-16-2005, 05:17 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,577
Posted By snyderjoint
Don't you all see that we put each other down...

Don't you all see that we put each other down quite often, without realizing it and not with malice intention. We all just have separate opinions, and sometimes others say something that just hits a...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   08-16-2005, 03:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,038
Posted By snyderjoint
I don't mean to argue with anyone on anything,...

I don't mean to argue with anyone on anything, but why would the parents miss school? Shouldn't we worry if the kids miss it? Personally and this is just coming from my experiences as well, but...
Forum: Parenting   08-08-2005, 09:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,970
Posted By snyderjoint
I would, I had my first MRI when I was eight and...

I would, I had my first MRI when I was eight and can definately relate to your experience with your child. Having an MRI is a scary thing even though it doesn't hurt, and it can easily make you...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   08-04-2005, 03:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 314
Posted By snyderjoint
Hi there, um... I read your posts about your...

Hi there, um... I read your posts about your daughter. First off I'd like to say that it sounds like your doing a really good job with two special needs kids. I was also a special needs child, I...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-31-2005, 06:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 844
Posted By snyderjoint
No, I wouldn't have missed out on stuff like...

No, I wouldn't have missed out on stuff like riding the bus or something like that. I would have missed the whole thing, the entire school experience. I don't think it is as bad as it is made out to...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-30-2005, 09:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 844
Posted By snyderjoint
Whoever made the comment that they'd like to...

Whoever made the comment that they'd like to hear my suggestions, I'd be glad as I only have a few. If this were me and my parents decided to pull me out of school, I wouldn't be happy about it. So...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 68

 
Forum Jump: