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Forum: Gentle Discipline   01-16-2011, 07:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 357
Posted By sweetkid
He is still way too young for those...

He is still way too young for those expectations.3 year olds have a natural curiosity and wonder about everything in the worlds and are by nature exploring and learning at such a fantastic rate I...
Forum: Selective & Delayed Vaccination   01-14-2011, 04:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 291
Posted By sweetkid
My ds is 16 months,he has just started his dtap...

My ds is 16 months,he has just started his dtap and polio vaxes. He has had 3 hib (starting at 4 months) as my dd goes to a school with children that live on a prep school campus. We space vaxes out...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   01-14-2011, 03:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 344
Posted By sweetkid
Winter with a busy toddler is very hard! I'm...

Winter with a busy toddler is very hard! I'm right there with you!
I am also a bit of a yeller and ds is very sensitive to my moods.On my good days I am able to remember that the kids are modeling...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   12-13-2010, 03:28 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,605
Posted By sweetkid
Congratulations !!!!! My sister is in CT ,there...

Congratulations !!!!! My sister is in CT ,there is a Holistic Moms Group in Old Saybrook (?)n or there abouts,Great place to get a good supply of BM going for your LO.I'll call her later today and...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   12-10-2010, 03:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By sweetkid
My Ds is 15 months old loves Breastfeeding from...

My Ds is 15 months old loves Breastfeeding from 3a.m until wake up time,this really does not bother me in any way at all except lately he has been popping up at 4:30 or 5 and asking to get up.He is...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   12-03-2010, 04:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 383
Posted By sweetkid
my dd is 4,she has had her own basket of snacks...

my dd is 4,she has had her own basket of snacks and her own shelf in the fridge for a few years.she can help herself to anything at anytime and generally has 3-4 snacks on her own and meals at...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   11-30-2010, 05:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 971
Posted By sweetkid
I am one of nine children in a foster/foster...

I am one of nine children in a foster/foster adopt home. My Mother and Father fostered @25 children adopted 3 of them,then divorced when My father thought our family was complete and My Mother did...
Forum: Diapering   10-29-2010, 10:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 579
Posted By sweetkid
My sister purchased a dozen medium fuzzibunz for...

My sister purchased a dozen medium fuzzibunz for my nephew 7 years ago,he used them for @6 months then they went into a plastic box and my dd used them 3 years later for over 18 months,they went...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   10-29-2010, 12:35 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,516
Posted By sweetkid
I am sorry you are going through this. I have...

I am sorry you are going through this.
I have to say though that to look at life (from your brief replies online) from your sons perspesctive,it doesn't sound like he (or you) has any fun at all! I...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   10-06-2010, 09:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 398
Posted By sweetkid
I'd sign yourselves up for a dog obedience...

I'd sign yourselves up for a dog obedience course,take ds along. Also 6 is not too young to know that a dog that is biting can and will be put to sleep if it bites a stranger or another child and...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   10-05-2010, 12:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 423
Posted By sweetkid
My dd slept through the night at 38 months.She...

My dd slept through the night at 38 months.She woke up for the day at 4:3o.She woke up once or twice in the nightthen went right back to sleep after,water or covers.

She was a horrid horrid...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   10-05-2010, 09:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 911
Posted By sweetkid
Parenting From The Inside Out: How a deeper self...

Parenting From The Inside Out: How a deeper self understanding can help you raise children who thrive

Daniel Siegel M.d and Mary Hartzell,M.ed
Forum: Gentle Discipline   10-04-2010, 10:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 911
Posted By sweetkid
Yup,part of the tribe! my 12 month old is the...

Yup,part of the tribe!
my 12 month old is the chillest coolest little dude in town,just don't make him mad!!! he can scream! he hates the car and loves climbing,those are the 2 times he screams the...
Forum: Parenting   08-21-2010, 08:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,354
Posted By sweetkid
We used mayonaise with great success,put it on...

We used mayonaise with great success,put it on in the morning rinsed it out at night, just had a nice home day that day.Oh and apple cider vinegar is a great rinse. Then apply a few drops of...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   08-14-2010, 11:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 327
Posted By sweetkid
How old are the kids?

How old are the kids?
Forum: Gentle Discipline   08-14-2010, 11:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 551
Posted By sweetkid
Does he go to preschool or playgroup? Is this...

Does he go to preschool or playgroup?
Is this only at home?

He may need a place were it is safe to wrestle and be aggressive, do you guys wrestle with him? Alot of the ideas in the playful...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   08-14-2010, 11:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 906
Posted By sweetkid
If you can hear her hitting her child, it is...

If you can hear her hitting her child, it is likely reportable.
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   08-10-2010, 08:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 882
Posted By sweetkid
If my lactose intolerant had ANY dairy at all in...

If my lactose intolerant had ANY dairy at all in her first 2 years of life she was up for hours at night! Now she is almost 4 and can have cheddar cheese and yogurt and sleeps just fine. Maybe thats...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   08-06-2010, 12:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 592
Posted By sweetkid
I agree 100% with the above poster. The book...

I agree 100% with the above poster. The book really is worth reading and trying to keep as a reminder, I found the book Kids Parents and Power Struggles even better and eassir to read than Spirited...
Forum: Family Safety   08-06-2010, 12:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,035
Posted By sweetkid
Okay you are scoring a convert!! Can I try and...

Okay you are scoring a convert!! Can I try and put the seat in the upright positon now? and rf? Or should I wait until he's 1?

those videos are really scary, i feel bad for turning my 4 year old...
Forum: Family Safety   08-05-2010, 09:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,035
Posted By sweetkid
We have a Britax Marathon and a 2008 Subaru...

We have a Britax Marathon and a 2008 Subaru Outback. DD is almost 4 and has the same seat and we have to put them each behind a passenger or drivers seat because there is not room for one in the...
Forum: Family Safety   08-05-2010, 05:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,035
Posted By sweetkid
Where is the law Rear facing until 2?? I just...

Where is the law Rear facing until 2?? I just read a post that said that???
Also can someone point me toward the reasoning behind rearfacing past 1? My son is going to be 1 in a few weeks and I...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   07-28-2010, 10:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,090
Posted By sweetkid
OUCH!!! My nephew has super sensitive skin and...

OUCH!!! My nephew has super sensitive skin and this happened to him after a bubble bath, it was intensely painful and he did need to go to the Dr's,he needed a topical steroid type thing OUCH!!! I'd...
Forum: Vermont. New Hampshire, Maine   07-26-2010, 12:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 700
Posted By sweetkid
We are using Winthop Pediatrics, and while I am...

We are using Winthop Pediatrics, and while I am by no means in love with them (one of the Dr,s told me to make sure my 9 month old doesn't strangle himself with his 12 iinch teething necklace..Yeah...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   07-16-2010, 11:10 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 14,925
Posted By sweetkid
Read Playful Parenting.Lawerence Cohen. My 3...

Read Playful Parenting.Lawerence Cohen. My 3 year old was very much the same way, for a time, but its my reactions to her and my moods and tones that spur it all on. This book and taking time to...
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