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Forum: Birth and Beyond   10-20-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 501
Posted By philomom
I agree with you that the medical system we have...

I agree with you that the medical system we have in place in the United States of America may be "broken" .

But I cannot agree with you that every single choice a mom might make is okay. Because...
Forum: Site Help   10-20-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,034
Posted By philomom
Saw the hot asian women ad just now. Eww!

Saw the hot asian women ad just now. Eww!
Forum: Birth and Beyond   10-20-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 501
Posted By philomom
I don't have to support a woman's choice if I...

I don't have to support a woman's choice if I feel she has not made the best choice for herself and the baby! I'm not sure I know how to be more clear. Some women homebirth even though they should be...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-20-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 383
Posted By philomom
I love that response, too! It sounds like she...

I love that response, too! It sounds like she make several bad choices in a row.
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   10-19-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 272
Posted By philomom
Last day! I went this morning, the kids all had a...

Last day! I went this morning, the kids all had a great time and we listened to the sweetest little bluegrass group!

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Wild-Rose-Trail/252241668224390
Forum: Birth and Beyond   10-18-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 501
Posted By philomom
Wow, a lot of that sounds very bitter. I'm not...

Wow, a lot of that sounds very bitter. I'm not sure that's the kind of article I'd like to share.

For the record, I had marvelous childbirths in the hospital with my CNM catching and a well rated...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   10-18-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 358
Posted By philomom
My kids have a hyphenated last name and I've been...

My kids have a hyphenated last name and I've been married to their dad their whole lives.
Forum: Canada   10-15-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 122
Posted By philomom
No, unless you can prove abuse of some kind he...

No, unless you can prove abuse of some kind he does have a legal right to do whatever he wishes with her. Sorry.
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   10-14-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 272
Posted By philomom
One more weekend on the apple tasting!:x

One more weekend on the apple tasting!:x
Forum: Intactivism   10-14-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 319
Posted By philomom
Wow, what a crock of BS.:frown:

Wow, what a crock of BS.:frown:
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   10-13-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 210
Posted By philomom
I can't speak to Eugene but Portland has many...

I can't speak to Eugene but Portland has many Asian faces and communities.
Forum: Preteens and Teens   10-10-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By philomom
The fact that he is looking and curious is...

The fact that he is looking and curious is totally okay. The fact that he may have picked material that is lacking the breadth of the wonderfulness that such experiences can hold or that might demean...
Forum: Personal Growth   10-10-2014, 09:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 651
Posted By philomom
Honestly for me this is more about setting and...

Honestly for me this is more about setting and context. If my parents had taken my kid to the beach and everyone was peeling down briefly at the outdoor shower to get the sand off.. that might be...
Forum: Personal Growth   10-10-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 489
Posted By philomom
Whoohoo!:grin:

Whoohoo!:grin:
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-10-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By philomom
I have my police non-emergency number programmed...

I have my police non-emergency number programmed into my phone. I would call every time he does this and urge other neighbors to call, too.
Forum: Activism and News   10-10-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 425
Posted By philomom
Do these grand juries differ somehow from the...

Do these grand juries differ somehow from the one's in ordinary people's lives? Because I'm serving on my local grand jury for a month. We are plain citizens, chosen at random... we hold no power...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   10-09-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By philomom
In near Beaverton.. the Raleigh hills elm. is the...

In near Beaverton.. the Raleigh hills elm. is the one to be in. One of my good friends moved to that neighborhood to use that school specifically, so I think that speaks highly of it.
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   10-08-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By philomom
.... part of this post deleted for privacy...

.... part of this post deleted for privacy reasons....

I have a friend whose kids have done well in the Tigard school system but you'd have to do your own research. Lake O schools are amazing but...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-05-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 476
Posted By philomom
That sounds like free babysitting to me. I might...

That sounds like free babysitting to me. I might do that if one of my friends and neighbors is in a pinch...but I won't do it all the time. I like my time more flexible than to have someone else's...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   10-01-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 910
Posted By philomom
I'm all for choices but homebirth does involve...

I'm all for choices but homebirth does involve TWO lives. Of the five women I know who birthed at home... three have had very poor outcomes.

I'm married to a "just in case" sort of guy... my...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   10-01-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By philomom
There are no big yards in Portland Or. unless you...

There are no big yards in Portland Or. unless you hit the burbs. There are many cool, funky neighborhoods to choose from but most of the coolest ones have pitiful public schools. That's the dirty...
Forum: Personal Growth   09-28-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,326
Posted By philomom
He may just be playing nice to play you. I...

He may just be playing nice to play you. I wouldn't trust him. Your kids deserve all the best you can give them.. and that seems to be less time with this man.
Forum: Personal Growth   09-28-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 489
Posted By philomom
Just go. take classes of various types until you...

Just go. take classes of various types until you have an epiphany. Then, go with that. It is never too late to learn and knowledge is never wasted.
Forum: Gardening   09-28-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 249
Posted By philomom
I tried the mini-clover on my back lawn. It works...

I tried the mini-clover on my back lawn. It works so well that I'm going to seed the front lawn with it this fall. The heads are very small and stay small if you mow once in awhile.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   09-28-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 337
Posted By philomom
As a kid all three of us were left in the car by...

As a kid all three of us were left in the car by my mom who was going into the store for "just a minute". My brother managed to slip the car out of park and we rolled into traffic. Did I also mention...
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