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Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   11-07-2010, 01:42 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,502
Posted By lerlerler
I'm not certain if this is helpful but I saw the...

I'm not certain if this is helpful but I saw the first part of the worksheet and just KNEW that the answers were exactly what your child wrote! Now, I see it was nit the case and I guess it would...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   10-27-2010, 12:31 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,944
Posted By lerlerler
I think I would open a savings account named...

I think I would open a savings account named "tithe" and put 10% in it for 6 months. At the end of the time? See how you are doing. Did you make it through OK? Then donate it. It may let you feel...
Forum: Learning at School   09-24-2010, 12:36 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 4,678
Posted By lerlerler
My DD is just starting 1st grade. I loathe the...

My DD is just starting 1st grade. I loathe the whole concept of busywork/homework... but last year at this exact time? We had a back-to-school night and the teacher mentioned the homework and that...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-23-2010, 12:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 895
Posted By lerlerler
OP here: As to the "drop off" aspect. ...

OP here:

As to the "drop off" aspect.
This is her first drop off party. I think there will be six girls and three adults ( well, one is her 17 year old sister) I've decided that I am comfortable...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-22-2010, 08:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 895
Posted By lerlerler
OP here... Just showed her the trailer on a...

OP here...
Just showed her the trailer on a tiny screen with no 3d glasses. she seemed frightened.

we are discussing the "pizza before then I pick you up" option. She is quite open to it.......
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-22-2010, 08:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 895
Posted By lerlerler
My DD is 6 and just moved schools and a friend...

My DD is 6 and just moved schools and a friend at her old school invited her to her party (I think this is relavant because keeping this girl a friend is important to DD and hard due to new school -...
Forum: Learning at School   09-07-2010, 05:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 518
Posted By lerlerler
In our world it's SHOES more than anything. The...

In our world it's SHOES more than anything. The only thing that works is - up - potty - dressed and then the rest takes care of itself. They will be peeing while I gather their clothes (woohoo to...
Forum: Breastfeeding   09-04-2010, 02:33 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,287
Posted By lerlerler
He's not asking you to stop (THAT would be a...

He's not asking you to stop (THAT would be a problem) he's uncomfortable with seeing it and he didn't lecture you, berate you or act negatively... he LEFT for a while....

It WOULD be awesome if...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-02-2010, 04:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,122
Posted By lerlerler
Sorry if wrong forum. Not sure if he's a...

Sorry if wrong forum. Not sure if he's a "toddler" or a "child"

My DS is almost 4... Incredibly verbal, no developmental challenges, My hunch is he's possibly gifted...

He never had troubles...
Forum: Life With a Baby   08-31-2010, 10:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 785
Posted By lerlerler
Quote: Originally Posted by kismetbaby...

Quote:
Originally Posted by kismetbaby http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15793857)
I LOVE nursing to sleep! Now, other sorts...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   08-27-2010, 12:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 497
Posted By lerlerler
Well, that's how the Duggar family and their 19...

Well, that's how the Duggar family and their 19 kids started out... First two had the same letter (J) and they thought the 3rd would feel left out so they named the 3rd, 4th, 5th and then they were...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-26-2010, 11:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,757
Posted By lerlerler
There is an EPIC post on baked oatmeal around...

There is an EPIC post on baked oatmeal around here somewhere....
I'll do a search and see what I can do

Found it!!
http://mothering.com/discussions/sho...ighlight=baked...
Forum: The Childhood Years   08-26-2010, 11:33 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,825
Posted By lerlerler
It REALLY depends on the pool and the life guard...

It REALLY depends on the pool and the life guard situation. We belong to the JCC and it's rarely crowded, well guarded and ALL the lifeguards know my 6 year old DD and her swim ability - at one time...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   08-25-2010, 12:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,821
Posted By lerlerler
I'd try the "Mom, take her to the zoo for 6...

I'd try the "Mom, take her to the zoo for 6 hours" approach during the day and SLEEP!! No laundry, email.... just sleep!
Forum: Parenting   08-24-2010, 12:41 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,414
Posted By lerlerler
Let's see.. at that age Chris J saw my bra tag...

Let's see.. at that age Chris J saw my bra tag through a white shirt (36DD) and announced it over the loadspeaker at school....

It's tough out there... for exercizing? A sports bra OVER her good...
Forum: Single Parenting   08-21-2010, 05:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By lerlerler
The child is a sweetheart and the only reason I...

The child is a sweetheart and the only reason I deal with their crap and socialize with BOTH (and listen to the crap they spew) is that MOST of her friends refuse to deal with EITHER parent... and...
Forum: Single Parenting   08-21-2010, 05:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By lerlerler
Thanks. Practices are on Parent A's custody but...

Thanks. Practices are on Parent A's custody but games are on Saturdays and in three weeks the Mom will have to know or it will be missed.

Yup, I know I can't say anything... I'm hoping that the...
Forum: Single Parenting   08-21-2010, 05:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By lerlerler
Need to bump because I'm seeing Parent B in 30...

Need to bump because I'm seeing Parent B in 30 minutes!!!
Forum: The Childhood Years   08-21-2010, 05:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,239
Posted By lerlerler
I think it may also depend on HOW scheduled the...

I think it may also depend on HOW scheduled the classes are?

Strict ballet - stand and listen and follow quietly?

or

parks and rec - "we've got gym mats and show you a sumersault then you...
Forum: Single Parenting   08-21-2010, 04:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By lerlerler
My husband is a new volunteer soccer coach and...

My husband is a new volunteer soccer coach and got his new team roster last week - it turns out we know one child well - and she has parents that do not get along - headed to court AGAIN.. I THINK...
Forum: The Childhood Years   08-20-2010, 12:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,239
Posted By lerlerler
My 2 cents (worth less than that) is wait until...

My 2 cents (worth less than that) is wait until the newness of K wears off.... At the beg. of the school year with a Kindy DD? She was TIRED (and we went half day). By Oct? she was fine
Forum: The Childhood Years   08-17-2010, 06:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,239
Posted By lerlerler
LAst year my 5 yo Kindy DD went to school half...

LAst year my 5 yo Kindy DD went to school half day. Generally 3 activities per week - Hebrew school, soccer or ice skating and Spanish. This year she switches to full day (still gets out at 2) and...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   08-17-2010, 01:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 273
Posted By lerlerler
Yup. warmbelly.com! Did this for months But in...

Yup. warmbelly.com! Did this for months
But in the end, I switched pools.

Chances are? YOUR pool has swim meets, at which there is a MAX acceptable temp at which they set the pool.... you can't...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-13-2010, 06:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 230
Posted By lerlerler
Quote: Originally Posted by MadiMamacita...

Quote:
Originally Posted by MadiMamacita http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15619262)
can it be planned over a long weekend so...
Forum: Breastfeeding   07-13-2010, 05:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 723
Posted By lerlerler
Explain the studies mentioned above and tell him...

Explain the studies mentioned above and tell him that while you respect his opinions that are contrary to your beliefs (and fact)? you won't PAY for his opinions that are contrary to your beliefs....
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