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Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-23-2010, 07:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 664
Posted By sophmama
Have you done it or wish you could? Where would...

Have you done it or wish you could? Where would you go? Madagascar? Europe? Third World? the Serengeti?

Would you take curriculum with you and cover other topics or is it possible to cover...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-13-2010, 10:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 236
Posted By sophmama
I was having a discussion with a friend recently...

I was having a discussion with a friend recently about play learning and have been thinking about what a playground could be like that let children interact with information in a non-directed format...
Forum: Lactivism   06-29-2010, 11:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 943
Posted By sophmama
She's in Lexington. I'm so busy with work right...

She's in Lexington. I'm so busy with work right now - end of the month and I'm trying to not be homeless as I've got client issues right now. I'd really love to find some moms who can take on...
Forum: Single Parenting   06-29-2010, 11:30 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,516
Posted By sophmama
I'm pretty sure the courts are useless when it...

I'm pretty sure the courts are useless when it comes to this stuff.

I'll try contacting his mother maybe. She hates me for being so eeevil as to out her whittle boy for his horrible behavior (I...
Forum: Single Parenting   06-27-2010, 08:22 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,516
Posted By sophmama
My ex & I have 67 facebook friends in common...

My ex & I have 67 facebook friends in common (and I'm still 'friends' with him - I just use all the privacy settings to control what he can see on my account).

Maybe I'll dedicated some time this...
Forum: Single Parenting   06-27-2010, 08:19 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,516
Posted By sophmama
Thanks for all the suggestions. I know I may...

Thanks for all the suggestions. I know I may sound like I'm over-reacting to some. This has happened many times before, even when we were together.

My ex objected to the swim shirts I used to...
Forum: Lactivism   06-26-2010, 12:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 943
Posted By sophmama
Anybody have ideas about how to get more local...

Anybody have ideas about how to get more local support for her?
Forum: Lactivism   06-25-2010, 09:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 943
Posted By sophmama
http://www.lex18.com/news/mother-say...ding-daugh...

http://www.lex18.com/news/mother-say...ding-daughter/ (http://www.lex18.com/news/mother-says-restaurant-gave-her-trouble-for-breastfeeding-daughter/)

(Original thread:...
Forum: Single Parenting   06-25-2010, 08:02 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,516
Posted By sophmama
My ex's mother has skin cancer and my children...

My ex's mother has skin cancer and my children are very fair skinned. I lecture my 6 year old every time they go to their dads about making sure they get sunscreen. He and I have argued since they...
Forum: Lactivism   06-25-2010, 01:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,226
Posted By sophmama
Here's the link - she's on the local news now!...

Here's the link - she's on the local news now! She's determined to stop the discrimination against nursing moms there.

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Suppor...37365909607717...
Forum: Lactivism   06-24-2010, 10:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,226
Posted By sophmama
Am I allowed to post a link to the Facebook Fan...

Am I allowed to post a link to the Facebook Fan page for people to be able to find out info / support my cousin? She's trying to gain public attention to force Johnny Rockets to educated their...
Forum: Lactivism   06-22-2010, 10:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,226
Posted By sophmama
Any lawyer recs? Advice for her? I'm not...

Any lawyer recs? Advice for her? I'm not familiar with KY's laws.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   06-04-2010, 05:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 222
Posted By sophmama
Thanks everyone!

Thanks everyone!
Forum: The Childhood Years   06-04-2010, 12:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,033
Posted By sophmama
(Note: My son is somewhat verbal - but not able...

(Note: My son is somewhat verbal - but not able to communicate complex things yet.)

Some people seem to define all crying, complaining, etc. as whining. What do you think is ok and what is not ok...
Forum: Parenting   06-04-2010, 12:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 756
Posted By sophmama
My 6 year old can grasp the concept of 'can't...

My 6 year old can grasp the concept of 'can't afford to waste' and 'waste is a bad thing for the planet'. She handles it pretty well.

The 3 year old can't quite grasp the whole 'waste' concept...
Forum: Parenting   06-04-2010, 11:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 756
Posted By sophmama
Do you think it's a good idea to require kids...

Do you think it's a good idea to require kids finish the food that they ask for?

A few points: I'm not in a financial position to throw away a lot of food. Both of my kids will ask for things...
Forum: Work from Home Parents   05-29-2010, 09:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 596
Posted By sophmama
http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/jo...

http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif

Hi guys - just wanted to see who else is out there. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/hola.gif

It's a rare thing for me...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   05-28-2010, 12:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 222
Posted By sophmama
Sigh. I haven't been around here much for a long...

Sigh. I haven't been around here much for a long time. Life has been complicated and hard. I'm really not sure how I'm going to make it financially.

But a huge part of it is over - I've signed...
Forum: Maryland, Metro D.C. Area, Delaware   02-12-2010, 02:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 408
Posted By sophmama
I have relocated to Old Town Alexandria and had...

I have relocated to Old Town Alexandria and had been making the trek out to Ashburn to still go to Dr. Bunger. I know Dr. Chamberlain and Dr. Pasternak are awesome too but it's such a long haul for...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   01-22-2010, 09:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 647
Posted By sophmama
I say it's sexual tension and the other guy...

I say it's sexual tension and the other guy can't handle it.
Forum: Personal Growth   01-15-2010, 12:15 AM
Replies: 401
Views: 28,358
Posted By sophmama
joining in on this group. i'm not on speaking...

joining in on this group. i'm not on speaking terms with my parents because they have continually supported my abusive/ alcoholic ex husband through my divorce - giving him large sums of money,...
Forum: Grief and Loss   01-12-2010, 10:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,893
Posted By sophmama
when i was 12 my parents cut my godfather out of...

when i was 12 my parents cut my godfather out of my life. now i'm 30 and i talk to him all the time and i've had to cut my parents out of my life for their endless support of my abusive ex. in the...
Forum: Maryland, Metro D.C. Area, Delaware   09-20-2009, 11:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 332
Posted By sophmama
I recently moved to Old Town Alexandria and a...

I recently moved to Old Town Alexandria and a long time MDC senior member who is looking to meet other MDC mommies. I see posts on local yahoo groups that make me think this area is full of MDC...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   06-13-2009, 01:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 85
Posted By sophmama
Quote: Originally Posted by lalaland42...

Quote:
Originally Posted by lalaland42 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13930445)
Can you take the Bob and try it out?

I...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   06-12-2009, 07:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 288
Posted By sophmama
i remember ya!! and i've been gone a lot for the...

i remember ya!! and i've been gone a lot for the last few years too. http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/treehugger.gif: Good to see you again!
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