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Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-27-2012, 03:25 PM
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Views: 1,063
Posted By kamilla626
Thanks lalovelady, that's really helpful.  I...

Thanks lalovelady, that's really helpful.  I still don't know if we'd be able to swing it; I'm unemployed right now but ideally I should be working full time.   Still hoping to hear from MAVA folks,...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-24-2012, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,063
Posted By kamilla626
I'm looking to get some info about the "day in...

I'm looking to get some info about the "day in the life" for K12 MAVA (Greenfield, MA) students?  My understanding is that the states that offer the K12 option all do it a little different, with...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-01-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 904
Posted By kamilla626
Ok, after msg'ing / emailing a couple moms,...

Ok, after msg'ing / emailing a couple moms, asking if it might belong to one of their girls, I found out that dd WAS allowed to keep it. She'd slept over her cousin's house unexpectedly last week,...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-01-2010, 01:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,072
Posted By kamilla626
Last year, just after kindergarten, we put blue...

Last year, just after kindergarten, we put blue and purple streaks in dd's light brown hair. Just some vegan goop that washed out in a few months.

Over the winter her hair was reddish brown. It...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-01-2010, 01:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 904
Posted By kamilla626
My 7 yr. old is a sweet kid; somewhat gifted,...

My 7 yr. old is a sweet kid; somewhat gifted, kind of anxious, very social, pretty "easy" for the most part.

Last night while she was undressing for bed (usually sleeps naked) I noticed her...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-06-2009, 12:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By kamilla626
I've been reading a lot about homeschooling and...

I've been reading a lot about homeschooling and I think I'm ready to work on a plan to pull dd out of public school.

My question is - what's the usual order of events? (Or perhaps it varies...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-06-2009, 11:10 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 818
Posted By kamilla626
Just the thread I came looking for! DD is in 1st...

Just the thread I came looking for! DD is in 1st grade and is miserable. She's gifted, and has a lot of difficulties with the regiment of public school structure (as do I!).

I had always wanted...
Forum: Games   06-24-2009, 02:25 PM
Replies: 2,029
Views: 17,954
Posted By kamilla626
poo SHOOTS out, normal?? Modesty At Religious...

poo SHOOTS out, normal??
Modesty At Religious Services
Forum: Games   06-18-2009, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2,029
Views: 17,954
Posted By kamilla626
Canoe trip @ 5 mths pregnant Soooo greasy!! ...

Canoe trip @ 5 mths pregnant
Soooo greasy!!

(Using oil to get in and out of the boat?)
Forum: Games   06-18-2009, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2,029
Views: 17,954
Posted By kamilla626
Hiccups! Help me restore peace at the dinner...

Hiccups!
Help me restore peace at the dinner table
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   06-11-2009, 03:01 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,123
Posted By kamilla626
I was also going to mention Pippi Longstocking! ...

I was also going to mention Pippi Longstocking!

I like Malcolm too. Like eilonwy said, he's a believable character. He has normal boyhood stresses and behaviors, is sometimes overwhelmed by his...
Forum: Mental Health   06-10-2009, 11:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 671
Posted By kamilla626
I was also thinking possibly dysthymia (very...

I was also thinking possibly dysthymia (very mild, almost-all-the-time depression) and anxiety.

Nothing you described seems even close to "abnormal" - those kinds of symptoms, esp. for mothers...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   06-10-2009, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By kamilla626
Has a doctor said that she shouldn't sleep that...

Has a doctor said that she shouldn't sleep that way because of a medical issue? I don't know how it could hurt her heart or lungs.
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   06-01-2009, 02:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 385
Posted By kamilla626
Check out www.sengifted.org...

Check out www.sengifted.org (http://www.sengifted.org) , there are some good articles there about depression and anxiety in gifted people.
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   06-01-2009, 02:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 466
Posted By kamilla626
I agree with Roar. Even if you're not having her...

I agree with Roar. Even if you're not having her perform, (Show Grandma how well you know your letters!) kids can pick up on subtle - even unintentional - cues that may lead them to believe that...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   05-24-2009, 10:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,582
Posted By kamilla626
My dd's name is Taryn.

My dd's name is Taryn.
Forum: Pets   05-22-2009, 05:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 572
Posted By kamilla626
He is gorgeous!! I'd go with Murphy!

He is gorgeous!! I'd go with Murphy!
Forum: The Childhood Years   05-22-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 329
Posted By kamilla626
My daughter is almost 6, and we're actually...

My daughter is almost 6, and we're actually spending more and more time with her at night lately, because she's struggling with anxiety and some OCD-like stuff.

Up until a few months ago, we...
Forum: Games   05-20-2009, 03:50 PM
Replies: 2,029
Views: 17,954
Posted By kamilla626
spinal tap Homemade popsicles for toddler ...

spinal tap
Homemade popsicles for toddler

:Puke
Forum: Games   05-20-2009, 03:45 PM
Replies: 2,029
Views: 17,954
Posted By kamilla626
Low blood pressure Headstands now...

Low blood pressure
Headstands now...
Forum: Breastfeeding   05-20-2009, 03:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,579
Posted By kamilla626
My daughter hummed while she nursed sometimes. I...

My daughter hummed while she nursed sometimes. I think some babies just like the way it feels. The same way vocalizing feels good in some situations for adults too....
Forum: Games   05-13-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 2,029
Views: 17,954
Posted By kamilla626
a tick on my little girl Potential future love...

a tick on my little girl
Potential future love interest?
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   05-12-2009, 09:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
Posted By kamilla626
I grew up in Windsor, which is right between the...

I grew up in Windsor, which is right between the Enfield and Hartford. It's a great town with good schools (if that's what you'll need). There's no real "bad" area of Windsor, as far as I know. I...
Forum: Parenting   05-11-2009, 03:56 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 7,618
Posted By kamilla626
I didn't buy "all" the copies of either book. I...

I didn't buy "all" the copies of either book. I don't have that kind of time. Just 3 of one, and 1 of the other. I could have bought up the "What to Expect" books also, but my disdain for them is...
Forum: Parenting   05-11-2009, 03:18 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 7,618
Posted By kamilla626
Quote: Originally Posted by annettemarie...

Quote:
Originally Posted by annettemarie http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13746362)
...and book birdhouses...
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