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Forum: The Childhood Years   04-09-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 639
Posted By eeem
I have two suggestions- #1- Go ahead and buy...

I have two suggestions- #1- Go ahead and buy those boy jeans...and a bedazzler and some iron-on transfers. Your daughter might find it nice to make the clothing her own style AND keep those lovely...
Forum: The Childhood Years   02-10-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,592
Posted By eeem
I highly recommend the blog "raising my rainbow"...

I highly recommend the blog "raising my rainbow" www.raisingmyrainbow.com (http://www.raisingmyrainbow.com) to anyone and everyone. A kindergarten teacher cousin of mine sent me the link back when...
Forum: Judy Arnall   01-04-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 204
Posted By eeem
 I take a deep breath. Then another.  Then I...

 I take a deep breath. Then another.  Then I remind myself that  I trusted him enough to marry him and have children with him, and I have to trust him to be the best parent he can be. Doesn't always...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   04-25-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 585
Posted By eeem
That's not overreacting. With luck it was just...

That's not overreacting. With luck it was just loving-dad blindness on his part, and not a conscious decision to give his daughter the appearance of breasts. Point it out to him, he could be just as...
Forum: The Mindful Home   04-25-2013, 09:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,263
Posted By eeem
Momsteader- I see you are in Montana, you might...

Momsteader- I see you are in Montana, you might try to find KeliGreen Laundry Detergent, made by a mom here in MT-
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Forum: Stay at Home Parents   04-12-2013, 08:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 950
Posted By eeem
I didn't do any more cleaning, or change the way...

I didn't do any more cleaning, or change the way I clean. I started volunteering at a local non-profit. Having people outside the home who appreciate what I do, and seeing the difference I make in...
Forum: The Childhood Years   03-21-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 977
Posted By eeem
Here are my favorite responses to the "long...

Here are my favorite responses to the "long hair" comments (my son is 6, and these are the things we have come up with for him should he want to respond to folks)
"I like it this way, and it's my...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   03-08-2013, 10:20 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,528
Posted By eeem
Another perfectly normal introvert here. This is...

Another perfectly normal introvert here. This is my favorite illustration to explain to the extroverts: http://schrojones.deviantart.com/art/How-to-Live-with-Introverts-291305760
 
I also use...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-07-2013, 07:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 370
Posted By eeem
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Fillyjonk http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Pets   02-21-2013, 08:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By eeem
It is a difficult transition time for everyone,...

It is a difficult transition time for everyone, dogs included! It sounds like they need some exercise.
Do you have anyone offering to give you any help with the baby? If so, recruit them to help...
Forum: Vaccinations   02-20-2013, 08:18 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 6,138
Posted By eeem
This is a great blog, from moms (and dads) who...

This is a great blog, from moms (and dads) who have done their research.
 
http://thinkingmomsrevolution.com/how-i-gave-my-son-autism/
Forum: Selective & Delayed Vaccination   02-20-2013, 08:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 569
Posted By eeem
I think the most important thing is to remember...

I think the most important thing is to remember where people are coming from with their views. Some anit-vax folks are living a daily dose of hell because of damage done to their children by the...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   02-14-2013, 08:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 260
Posted By eeem
Sounds to me like the problem isn't your...

Sounds to me like the problem isn't your daughter's learning style, it is your husband's expectations. Isn't one of the reasons to home school to be able to take things at the pace and in the style...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   05-02-2012, 08:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 302
Posted By eeem
I'm doing a craft workshop for about 30 little...

I'm doing a craft workshop for about 30 little kids, and all my play-dough recipes seem too chunky. We will be making handprints and pressing beads into the dough for decoration. Does anyone out...
Forum: Family Safety   04-11-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By eeem
I went the "buy a minivan" route. I have never...

I went the "buy a minivan" route. I have never been happier. (I am also 6ft tall and *finally* have leg room!)
Forum: Family Safety   04-11-2012, 03:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,122
Posted By eeem
"A Touching Book" by Jan Hindman is a good one...

"A Touching Book" by Jan Hindman is a good one for young kids (even toddlers)- what I like best about it is that it addresses the issues without creating shame about the body parts, and sets the...
Forum: Family Safety   04-11-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,401
Posted By eeem
One more vote here for "Protecting the Gift"! If...

One more vote here for "Protecting the Gift"! If you can't buy a copy, you can get it through your local library- and if they don't have it ask them to inter-library loan it for you. It is a MUST...
Forum: The Childhood Years   04-11-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By eeem
One thing I have noticed that stands out is the...

One thing I have noticed that stands out is the difference between the people who get down to the child's level to say hello and the ones who don't. The kids take quickly to grown-ups who squat down...
Forum: The Childhood Years   04-09-2012, 10:28 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,950
Posted By eeem
I'm surprised no one has mentioned how...

I'm surprised no one has mentioned how inappropriate it is to post photos of other peoples children online without permission first. No matter how "private" your settings on facebook, those photos...
Forum: The Childhood Years   03-28-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,173
Posted By eeem
I've been thinking about taking my kids (3 and...

I've been thinking about taking my kids (3 and 5) to the dentist. They have never been. I've been reading quite a bit on here about cavities found in small children and toddlers, even babies! What...
Forum: Parenting   03-09-2012, 01:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By eeem
Well  I don't know if you've waited so long for...

Well  I don't know if you've waited so long for a reply that you gave up, but I have actually found books on accordion playing at my local second-hand and thrift shops.
Forum: Breastfeeding   01-03-2010, 01:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 331
Posted By eeem
My ds was a little older when his sister was...

My ds was a little older when his sister was born (2yrs) but months before she came along I firmly established that there would be no ne-nes at night any longer. There were tears, but more...
Forum: Breastfeeding   01-03-2010, 01:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By eeem
Get a couple nursing sports bras for now- places...

Get a couple nursing sports bras for now- places like Target and Walmart have them, but definitely wait until your milk comes in to order real bras. Your boobs will thank you for getting a good fit....
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