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Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-19-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,104
Posted By Grace and Granola
what do modest Mamas wear during labor and birth?

I am about to go through my third child birth, though first natural unmedicated and at a birth center. My first two were a long time ago in a hospital where I very comfortably wore a hospital gown...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   02-21-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 633
Posted By Grace and Granola
I am not in tn, but have just gone thought this...

I am not in tn, but have just gone thought this in missouri. There is a form to be completed by the doctor for physical evaluation of bio kids. I have had this done two different ways. First time,...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-09-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 68
Posted By Grace and Granola
This is a great idea! My nausea kicks in after...

This is a great idea! My nausea kicks in after lunch, so I am finding crockpot and make ahead meals a necessity. My poor DH was running to the store three times per week and eating a ton of...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   01-08-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 144
Posted By Grace and Granola
I am about 10 weeks and have been nauseous since...

I am about 10 weeks and have been nauseous since thanksgiving. It feels like forever! I've tried all the remedies, and was finally advised by my midwife to try the combo of Unisom and b6. She told...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-03-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 152
Posted By Grace and Granola
I'm still in denial ...

I'm still in denial
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I'm 38 DH is 42. We have two sons who are 8 and almost 7 who I homeschool. I struggled to conceive ds1 with PCOS, then ds2...
Forum: August 2014 Due Date Club   01-01-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 53
Posted By Grace and Granola
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by pudlenka http://www.mothering.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1393951/35-mamas/0_50#post_17520776)

From the introductions, I think I...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-13-2013, 08:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 534
Posted By Grace and Granola
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by EnviroBecca http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-12-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 534
Posted By Grace and Granola
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by homeschoolingmama http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-11-2013, 05:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 534
Posted By Grace and Granola
Thanks, grethel. Your very rational words make a...

Thanks, grethel. Your very rational words make a lot of sense. The more that I think about it I think the moms comment to her own kids about us being poor really hits my nerves. The fact is, that I...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-11-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 534
Posted By Grace and Granola
Thanks for replying.....we choose to homeschool...

Thanks for replying.....we choose to homeschool our kids just because we Feel it is a good option for our family. Our kids have social outlets like scouts and sports, but some are seasonal and right...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-11-2013, 09:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 534
Posted By Grace and Granola
This is going to need some background for...

This is going to need some background for context, so thanks in advance for reading!

We just moved into our neighborhood this summer. My own boys are six and eight years old. My 8yo is very...
Forum: The Childhood Years   06-22-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,298
Posted By Grace and Granola
Thanks all, so much!  I figured it was normal,...

Thanks all, so much!  I figured it was normal, but it is so annoying to me!  I also have another boy who is a year and half behind ds1, and he hasn't had any interest in his pp whatsoever.  lately,...
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-26-2012, 07:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,298
Posted By Grace and Granola
I've searched old posts and haven't found...

I've searched old posts and haven't found anything that quite describes my 6yo's behavior.  Ever since he was 3yo he has been aware of his penis and it was no secret that he liked to touch it!  But...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   04-30-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 923
Posted By Grace and Granola
Thanks for the replies.  My friend may be...

Thanks for the replies.  My friend may be willing and interested in getting licensed, but it would take a few months and may not benefit us while living with her if she can't get started right...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   04-30-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 923
Posted By Grace and Granola
I'm planning to ask our licensing worker this...

I'm planning to ask our licensing worker this question, but just in case it is a total off the wall idea, I thought I would try it out here first!
 
My dh and I became licensed foster parents in...
Forum: The Childhood Years   04-19-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 358
Posted By Grace and Granola
Is this a new task for her?  If it is, I would...

Is this a new task for her?  If it is, I would agree to start smaller.  My 5 and 6 year olds both put away their clean and folded laundry, and if something comes "undone," my 6yo can refold it and...
Forum: The Childhood Years   04-16-2012, 12:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,053
Posted By Grace and Granola
I have 5 and 6yo boys and we have neighbors who...

I have 5 and 6yo boys and we have neighbors who are 8 and 10 that are super immersed in the world of violent video games.  When they do come out to play, they are often role-playing what they are...
Forum: The Childhood Years   04-12-2012, 12:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 547
Posted By Grace and Granola
Could you shorten the nap time to 45 minutes to...

Could you shorten the nap time to 45 minutes to 1 hour?  That way you can get your nap in and maybe they will get tired earlier than 10pm but still be able to stay up past 8.
 
We do quiet time in...
Forum: The Childhood Years   04-03-2012, 08:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 767
Posted By Grace and Granola
I haven't read every response, but I would agree...

I haven't read every response, but I would agree with the "Talk less, DO more" approach.  I really feel for you.   One of my sons was very similar from age 3-5.  We really had some power struggles. ...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-31-2012, 08:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 618
Posted By Grace and Granola
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by tankgirl73 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1349343/5yo-boy-doesnt-like-to-write/0_50#post_16932136)
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Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-31-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 694
Posted By Grace and Granola
I started my Kindergartener in 1A based on the...

I started my Kindergartener in 1A based on the placement test on their website.  My ds was 5 1/2 when we started and he took to it really well.  I did not buy the teacher's guide.  We just use the...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-30-2012, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 618
Posted By Grace and Granola
This has been so helpful!   SweetSilver, I...

This has been so helpful!
 
SweetSilver, I also have noticed that I haven't been doing much writing.  Even my grocery list is now done on the computer.  My older ds used to help me write a grocery...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-29-2012, 08:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 618
Posted By Grace and Granola
Thank you, Tassy!  I should also mention that...

Thank you, Tassy!  I should also mention that part of my "issue" is that my older ds started writing letters on his magnadoodle at age 3 and had pretty good writing skills, writing words at age 4. ...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-29-2012, 07:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 618
Posted By Grace and Granola
I have a 5yo ds who will be Kindergarten age...

I have a 5yo ds who will be Kindergarten age this year.  I am struggling to figure out what to do with him.  He has an aversion to writing/drawing/coloring, etc. I had him go to preschool this year,...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-29-2012, 07:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 430
Posted By Grace and Granola
I have one of those!!  A high energy, artistic,...

I have one of those!!  A high energy, artistic, high energy...did I say that already?? 6yo boy.  He knows a ton of phonics and can sound out plenty of words, but as far as getting a good flow on...
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