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Forum: Working and Student Parents   06-24-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 211
Posted By graciegal
My nanny just left after being with us for a...

My nanny just left after being with us for a little over a year and a half. I thought my daughter was going to be really sad about it, but I realized that kids have short attention spans and she...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   06-02-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 527
Posted By graciegal
Well, one of the issues I'd see giving it back is...

Well, one of the issues I'd see giving it back is that you made a commitment to take it away, she knew that and clearly "got it" (I have a 3 year old, they are smart) and so if you give it back it...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   05-30-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,039
Posted By graciegal
#23...

#23 (http://www.mothering.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=23) and this one, too:

13) Locate and claim a table. Ignore the appalled looks of old couple nearby. Sorry, buddy, but...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   05-21-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,983
Posted By graciegal
Stop licking the oven!

Stop licking the oven!
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-22-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 24,356
Posted By graciegal
Mine has the same thing going on. It went away...

Mine has the same thing going on. It went away but last night I heard the "seal cough" again. I thought it was bronchitis the first time. Does this sound like everyone else's cough? Like a barking...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-21-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 255
Posted By graciegal
It's sad to see her so so tired but refuse to...

It's sad to see her so so tired but refuse to nap but we've still kept it as "quiet time" but what an odd thing to do to fight so hard. If I sit in there with her, with my hand on her back, she will...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-09-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,013
Posted By graciegal
Growing pains for sure. I remember them. They...

Growing pains for sure. I remember them. They were horrible. I used to put my feet on the wall and then just push like crazy to try to get it to stop.
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-04-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 315
Posted By graciegal
I've never done something like this but why do...

I've never done something like this but why do you need lawyers to make a homeowner's bodily injury claim?
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-03-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 315
Posted By graciegal
OP, dont think of it as suing, think of it as...

OP, dont think of it as suing, think of it as making an insurance claim that was intended for this specific purpose. Why do we have insurance if not to be there for issues like this?
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-03-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 315
Posted By graciegal
Look, this is what homeowner's insurance or...

Look, this is what homeowner's insurance or renter's insurance is for. Bodily Injury on your property. It's pretty no nonsense, not a personal vendetta sort of thing, but a fact of life and living....
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-03-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 255
Posted By graciegal
My 3.5 year old DD has always had sleep issues....

My 3.5 year old DD has always had sleep issues. Both my kids do. I do too. I can't take a nap to save my life. My kids can't, either. I need some help and/or thoughts. My DD will go to her room and...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   03-05-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 951
Posted By graciegal
Maybe your daughter could put some diaper rash...

Maybe your daughter could put some diaper rash cream on herself? My 3.5 dd is the exact same way, gets red from bad toilet wiping, says it hurts all the time down there (sometimes I wipe for her and...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   02-11-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 262
Posted By graciegal
I -totally- dont want to scare you, because it's...

I -totally- dont want to scare you, because it's probably drama-stuff, but it sort of rang a bell: http://www.cnn.com/2014/02/10/health/lah-gianni-story/
Forum: HH Admin *private*   11-22-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 5,658
Posted By graciegal
How about:   "Why does my three-year-old...

How about:
 
"Why does my three-year-old keep sticking her fingers in her butt?" 
 
or
 
"Is it OK if my dog and toddler share food?"
 
or
 
Forum: Potty Learning   08-27-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 227
Posted By graciegal
Hi folks, I have a 36 month old who made the...

Hi folks, I have a 36 month old who made the transition to underwear very smoothly about 1.5 months ago. However, we have some issues that I just don't know whether it's normal or not, so thanks for...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   08-23-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By graciegal
My 3 year old (on Sunday) does this. Totally...

My 3 year old (on Sunday) does this. Totally normal, I hear it will pass but not any time soon. I just deal with it until it's too much and they I tell her I'm not interested in being with her if...
Forum: Potty Learning   08-22-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 602
Posted By graciegal
If youre at a place that has high chairs, take...

If youre at a place that has high chairs, take the high chair into the bathroom and put the newborn in there, if she's not too small. 
EDIT: OK, she's 2 months, that's tiny but when she gets...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   08-13-2013, 03:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,535
Posted By graciegal
Totally normal. It will eventually stop as soon...

Totally normal. It will eventually stop as soon as it starts. Get a dog and clean up is awesome :D
Forum: Life with a Toddler   08-13-2013, 03:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 510
Posted By graciegal
My almost 3 year old DD has had...

My almost 3 year old DD has had boundary/climbing/grabbing issues since she was 11 months old. Just last night my husband and I were talking about how it's -still- an issue and boy are we tired of...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   07-29-2013, 09:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 430
Posted By graciegal
Not sure if Little Bear is on Netflix but that...

Not sure if Little Bear is on Netflix but that one is really nice. Very calming. Also: Dora, Diego, Bubble Guppies, Team Oomizoomi - they come and go on Netflix.
Forum: Life with a Toddler   07-29-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 430
Posted By graciegal
My daughter loves LeapFrog (it's the Frog...

My daughter loves LeapFrog (it's the Frog picture for the Netflix Kids). She knows all of them and has learned a lot from them!
Forum: Life with a Toddler   07-29-2013, 07:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 705
Posted By graciegal
We read books on the couch, go to the bathroom...

We read books on the couch, go to the bathroom to brush teeth, and then bed is for sleeping and only sleeping. That could help with your new routine for snacks before night, but stear clear of...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   07-22-2013, 08:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 363
Posted By graciegal
My 35 month old is in 9 wide. I think she could...

My 35 month old is in 9 wide. I think she could do 9.5 wide, too.
 
Stride rite has a shoe size tracer to use to figure out their size. Go to their webpage and go to the top menu that says "sizing...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   06-16-2013, 07:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 160
Posted By graciegal
I'd say it is a complete "I do it" sort of...

I'd say it is a complete "I do it" sort of thing, and a "oh a new thing, I want to grab it!" sort of thing, too. The "It's hot" yet still reaching for it still blows my mind, but I do admit that I...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   06-13-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 160
Posted By graciegal
So here is how she rate son the SPD checklist: ...

So here is how she rate son the SPD checklist:
 
Pre-School Checklist:
____ My child has difficulty being toilet trained.
____ My child is overly sensitive to stimulation, overreacts to or does...
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