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Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-11-2013, 07:56 PM
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Posted By Bleu
No shutting up!...

No shutting up!  http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/upsidedown.gif  Um, please, that is. 
 
I loved both your posts & thought your ideas were great. I also coincidentally, elsewhere online...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-11-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 184
Posted By Bleu
You rock star! Congrats on both of you getting...

You rock star! Congrats on both of you getting published. I'm going to share your kid's piece in Brain, Child with all my homeschool friends! 
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-11-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 148
Posted By Bleu
So you're looking for a comprehensive online...

So you're looking for a comprehensive online curriculum for 7th grade science, socials and language arts? Or are you open to content from different sources for the different subjects? Wondering if a...
Forum: Natural Body Care   07-08-2013, 04:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,077
Posted By Bleu
Just got Jambu sandals for my kid; nice shoes,...

Just got Jambu sandals for my kid; nice shoes, if a bit pricy. Caveat: they LMK that starting Spring 2014, their shoes will be treated with antimicrobials. 
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-08-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,977
Posted By Bleu
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by iowaorganic http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   06-12-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 354
Posted By Bleu
http://www.adafruit.com/blog/2013/05/22/hacker-sc...

http://www.adafruit.com/blog/2013/05/22/hacker-scout-badges-at-maker-faire/
 
And if your kid would love to earn irl badges, diy.org plans to offer real ones soon (for a fee). But if you want to...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   06-12-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 354
Posted By Bleu
Hacker Scouts (bigger kids) and Maker Scouts...

Hacker Scouts (bigger kids) and Maker Scouts (littler) are both centrally organized in Oakland, although I'm glad to hear there's a presence in Atlanta. They're both affiliated with diy.org/Maker...
Forum: Natural Body Care   06-12-2013, 09:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,077
Posted By Bleu
Hi -- I just came here to see if anyone knew of...

Hi -- I just came here to see if anyone knew of sources (a list?) of shoes without the antimicrobial treatment. Yes, it is supposed to be harmful, and I'd like to avoid using it. I'm in the same...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   04-27-2012, 08:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,977
Posted By Bleu
The nice thing is when both you & your friend...

The nice thing is when both you & your friend are so confident in your choices, or so supportive of each other, that it doesn't much matter -- and so it doesn't degenerate into a whole judgy...
Forum: Natural Body Care   11-11-2011, 09:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By Bleu
I did wind up going with t-shirts/thermal...

I did wind up going with t-shirts/thermal underwear pants, but I wanted to share that I just found Oshkosh PJs...
Forum: Natural Body Care   10-10-2011, 07:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By Bleu
RG, that sounds like it may be the route I go. I...

RG, that sounds like it may be the route I go. I do use STP for cheapie t-shirts and I really can't justify the prices for any of the PJ sets I've seen. I'm pretty particular about in-bed vs...
Forum: Natural Body Care   10-09-2011, 03:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By Bleu
http://www.6pm.com/boys-sleepwear/CKvXARDJ1wHAAQT...

http://www.6pm.com/boys-sleepwear/CKvXARDJ1wHAAQTiAgMBGAI.zso?s=goliveRecentSalesStyle/desc/#!/boys-sleepwear/CKvXARDJ1wHAAQTiAgMBGAI.zso?s=percentOff/desc
 
*Some* are chemical-free, but not all....
Forum: Natural Body Care   10-07-2011, 05:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By Bleu
No worries. MDC is so baby-centric, it makes an...

No worries. MDC is so baby-centric, it makes an 8-yo very old/big in comparison. I would be thrilled if Carter's still worked him, but no sizes this big. Actually, my (totally average-sized) 8-yo...
Forum: Natural Body Care   10-06-2011, 10:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By Bleu
http://www.blueturtlekids.com/category.jhtm?cid=1...

http://www.blueturtlekids.com/category.jhtm?cid=1015 
 
I found this place (above) online that offers *some* PJs in the bigger sizes (size 14 seems to be the max). Not all of them are offered in...
Forum: The Mindful Home   10-02-2011, 12:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,161
Posted By Bleu
Hey - Just wanted to mention that I did go with...

Hey - Just wanted to mention that I did go with the Gaiam and we've been really happy with it. Good tension in the lines, reasonably easy install, stays upright even with wet wash on it, quite...
Forum: Natural Body Care   10-02-2011, 12:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 494
Posted By Bleu
http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/headscr...

http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/headscratch.gif  
 
Hey, I'm sure many of you can relate:  I was pretty good at finding the PJs sans flame retardant for my son -- until he grew.
 ...
Forum: The Mindful Home   05-16-2011, 11:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,161
Posted By Bleu
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by lunarlady http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: The Mindful Home   05-16-2011, 03:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,161
Posted By Bleu
That stinks. I hope you toted it back & got a...

That stinks. I hope you toted it back & got a full refund! Also hope your nextgen method works well for you.
Forum: The Mindful Home   05-15-2011, 05:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 635
Posted By Bleu
Anyone? Looks like this thread inspired little!

Anyone? Looks like this thread inspired little!
Forum: The Mindful Home   05-15-2011, 05:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,161
Posted By Bleu
So, my old umbrella type clothesline broke after...

So, my old umbrella type clothesline broke after less than 5 yrs. I'm kind of disgusted, since I thought it would outlast me - aren't they supposed to? This one rusted, never was installed...
Forum: The Mindful Home   03-24-2010, 03:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 635
Posted By Bleu
Hey mamas, any ideas about this? My little...

Hey mamas, any ideas about this?

My little guy is big enough to want it to look somewhat "big boy". I'm so disappointed, because all I seem to find online in organic fabric is for babies or super...
Forum: Activism and News   08-21-2009, 03:00 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 11,340
Posted By Bleu
Oh my goodness, what a clusterfVck. I'm...

Oh my goodness, what a clusterfVck. I'm extremely sorry to hear this is happening. Talk about enraging!

I have two possibly useful thoughts: a possible legal argument is the unconstitutionality...
Forum: The Mindful Home   08-02-2009, 05:01 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,796
Posted By Bleu
I think some (most?) incense is made with lead....

I think some (most?) incense is made with lead. Which would mean it's not good for anyone, just worse for children since they're both smaller & still developing. Naturally I didn't realize this...
Forum: The Mindful Home   08-02-2009, 04:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By Bleu
Normally I'd make lemonade from lemons, water &...

Normally I'd make lemonade from lemons, water & an unrefined sweetener. Normally we drink out of glasses and don't use much that's disposable. I'm having trouble deciding how green we should go for...
Forum: Learning at School   04-16-2009, 03:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 941
Posted By Bleu
Quote: Originally Posted by applejuice...

Quote:
Originally Posted by applejuice http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12837924)
BTW, where did Alfie Kohn's children go to...
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