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Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   11-20-2010, 10:16 PM
Replies: 0
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Posted By prairiesprite
Help this mama help her kids . . .   Our...

Help this mama help her kids . . .
 
Our neighborhood elementary school is a finalist this month to win a $250,000 grant from the Pepsi Refresh project.  Please take a
moment to vote for...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-21-2010, 06:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 809
Posted By prairiesprite
I don't know what your local ordinances are, but...

I don't know what your local ordinances are, but could you consider building a detatched "guest house"? It would allow for more privacy, and could serve another purpose (ie home office) if and when...
Forum: Middle East   12-03-2009, 04:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,897
Posted By prairiesprite
http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/bu...

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

This is all very sudden, but my DH is interviewing with a German company in Doha . . . anyone out there living in Qatar or used to live in...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   08-04-2009, 12:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 879
Posted By prairiesprite
Staci- I have also been seeing Dr. Salter...

Staci-

I have also been seeing Dr. Salter (only once or twice, but I really liked her so far), and apparently she is transitioning her practice to a subscription-based service - something like...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   04-27-2009, 01:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 261
Posted By prairiesprite
. . . for the taking. I am cleaning out the...

. . . for the taking. I am cleaning out the closet! (Warning - some of the packages have been opened, but with only one or two things taken out. I hate to turn them all into trash, though . . .)
...
Forum: Infertility   04-27-2009, 12:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,085
Posted By prairiesprite
I am not a member of this forum, but I would...

I am not a member of this forum, but I would just like to toss my 2c in as a donor-conceived person . . .

1. Happyma, take advantage of the counselling session. Even if you have already discussed...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   11-21-2008, 04:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 460
Posted By prairiesprite
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Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   09-23-2008, 12:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 416
Posted By prairiesprite
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Forum: Working and Student Parents   09-14-2008, 12:22 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 6,604
Posted By prairiesprite
themammy said: Quote: Make that...

themammy said:

Quote:
Make that "unemployed ecological architect" since yesterday. Another victim of the recession (in Ireland).
So does that mean you are an Architect who does sustainable...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   09-03-2008, 02:38 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 6,604
Posted By prairiesprite
Architect (planning to start my own...

Architect

(planning to start my own practice soon!)
Forum: Working and Student Parents   09-03-2008, 02:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 589
Posted By prairiesprite
Not much advice that has not already been...

Not much advice that has not already been offered, but a big (HUG).

It IS possible for babies to reverse cycle and be healthy and happy. MY DD refused EBM in virtually ALL delivery methods, to...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   09-03-2008, 02:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 447
Posted By prairiesprite
Quote: He has said as much and sees nursing as...

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He has said as much and sees nursing as a source of "food" only and not for the beautiful bonding experience it provides for DS and mama.
Here is another point in favor of kiddos in daycare...
Forum: Work from Home Parents   08-27-2008, 05:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 662
Posted By prairiesprite
I am at a similar crossroads right now - I am an...

I am at a similar crossroads right now - I am an architect and DH (also an architect) is going from running his own firm to working for a large company. I am planning to take over the business, but...
Forum: Work from Home Parents   08-27-2008, 05:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 526
Posted By prairiesprite
I am in a similar situation - I too would love...

I am in a similar situation - I too would love to hear from others. What type of consulting do you plan to do?
Forum: Working and Student Parents   08-21-2008, 05:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 247
Posted By prairiesprite
. . . whether WAHM, WOHM, or "other". Does...

. . . whether WAHM, WOHM, or "other". Does anyone have a good recommendation for resources for business skill development - I mean things like marketing, self-promotion, negotiation, "closing the...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-20-2008, 06:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 509
Posted By prairiesprite
Yeah, I agree in general but what about chicken...

Yeah, I agree in general but what about chicken pox? My understanding is that the CP vaccine is not yet required in Europe, and thus far I have not found any pox parties where we live. I don't mind...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   08-18-2008, 02:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 651
Posted By prairiesprite
Are you looking for good public schools? Price...

Are you looking for good public schools? Price range? If you are looking for .2 acres that tells me you would lean toward either St. Louis City proper or one of the walkable inner-ring suburbs...
Forum: Co-op Archive   08-18-2008, 02:07 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 1,738
Posted By prairiesprite
Just got back from vacation - today is the first...

Just got back from vacation - today is the first day of kindergarten!!

sent Paypal CC:
$6.25 + .48 cc fee = 6.73

Can't wait to get our box.
Thanks!
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   08-06-2008, 06:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By prairiesprite
citymom, I agree, one way or the other you...

citymom,

I agree, one way or the other you definitely have to put yourself in a situation to birth in that meets your own personal comfort level, because otherwise fear itself is apt to get in...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   08-01-2008, 01:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By prairiesprite
My Maya was my VBAC baby....

My Maya was my VBAC baby. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/love.gif

I have not met Dr. McCloskey, though. We had planned to deliver at St. Mary's with Dr. Blaskiewicz. (That...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-22-2008, 01:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 298
Posted By prairiesprite
Quote: Alrighty, so we made it here All moved...

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Alrighty, so we made it here All moved in and in the process of unpacking. I did our first grocery shopping at Schnucks, wasn't too impressed but it was the closest... I know there is a...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-17-2008, 07:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 219
Posted By prairiesprite
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-17-2008, 01:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 170
Posted By prairiesprite
Quote: Use Priceline to book your hotel!! You...

Quote:
Use Priceline to book your hotel!! You can get a $200/night hotel for $50 if you play the game right! If you want some tips, let me know. I've never been disappointed....
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-17-2008, 12:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 219
Posted By prairiesprite
Quote: When your kids get a little older, you...

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When your kids get a little older, you should consider the Outer Banks of North Carolina. We try to go every summer. You can rent a house close to the beach for a few hundred dollars.
How...
Forum: Parenting   07-17-2008, 12:50 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,900
Posted By prairiesprite
Quote: I don't think I would in the US, but I...

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I don't think I would in the US, but I think it's a different story in Europe where toplessness and nudity are so much less "charged" than here....
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