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Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-14-2011, 02:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,382
Posted By sarahwpen
I currently WAH doing various small things that...

I currently WAH doing various small things that never seem to work out. 
I KNOW my mom influenced my decisions. She was a SAHM who was always trying to find the next WAHM plan to "make some money"....
Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-14-2011, 02:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 489
Posted By sarahwpen
I have been trying to figure out how to go back...

I have been trying to figure out how to go back to work (realtor) since my 3rd was born. I was just about to when we found out #4 was on the way, so i held off for a while. She is 18 m now though,...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   09-09-2010, 04:50 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,299
Posted By sarahwpen
Quote: Originally Posted by lach...

Quote:
Originally Posted by lach http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15375202)
I'm going to have to agree with the others that...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-09-2010, 03:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,166
Posted By sarahwpen
Congratulations! Nice to meet you! You have...

Congratulations!

Nice to meet you! You have guts girl! The kind of guts I wish I could have had when I had my first. Choosing to uc is not easy, choosing to UP is even harder, doing that without...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-09-2010, 02:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 773
Posted By sarahwpen
Yeah my favorite one was a star shaped one from...

Yeah my favorite one was a star shaped one from Target with an inflatable floor. Sooo comfy...... I used a garden tub once too, and that was nice. Not quite as nice as the cushy floor one with the...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-09-2010, 02:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 870
Posted By sarahwpen
Sometimes potassium deficiency can cause muscle...

Sometimes potassium deficiency can cause muscle cramps. In 2 of my pregs that would aggravate the BH. Also, if you are taking red raspberry leaf, you could try laying off it for a few days and see...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   02-02-2010, 09:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,097
Posted By sarahwpen
ok, i think i could use some help here. I...

ok, i think i could use some help here.

I have 4 kids ages 5 months, 2, 4 and 7. 7 and 5 months are a lot alike, both err on the quiet side rather than jump in and be loud, but seem pretty...
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   01-01-2010, 01:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 937
Posted By sarahwpen
hey, i am in a rural area of the southeast and...

hey,
i am in a rural area of the southeast and am just plain tired of the grocery store. i also have a large family. we grow a lot of our own stuff, but for the stuff we have to buy, i would like...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   11-30-2009, 06:03 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 10,028
Posted By sarahwpen
ok, i will come here since people are back! ...

ok, i will come here since people are back!
i'm gonna say,
dishes,
make bed
wash and dry laundry
fix vaccum cleaner
vaccum rug in living room
get chicken out to thaw
make supper
Forum: Organize & Declutter   11-30-2009, 05:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,705
Posted By sarahwpen
we had those screw in metal hooks on our mantle...

we had those screw in metal hooks on our mantle when i was a kid. small, like 3/4 inch brass type plant hanger thingys. my mom hung other stuff on them the rest of the year, like ribbon, or just...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   11-30-2009, 05:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By sarahwpen
ok, done with lunch, 2 phone calls, and sold...

ok, done with lunch, 2 phone calls, and sold some milk, now to call about a cow for sale
Forum: Organize & Declutter   11-30-2009, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By sarahwpen
ok, got interrupted by the phone, but still done...

ok, got interrupted by the phone, but still done in 30 min! yeah! now to lunchtime.
Forum: Organize & Declutter   11-30-2009, 03:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By sarahwpen
hey i just read the 15 minute cleaning thread...

hey i just read the 15 minute cleaning thread and loved it!
but it kinda looks like i missed it, does anyone feel like joining me for a new one?

I am picking up/tidying my living room floor.
Forum: Organize & Declutter   11-30-2009, 03:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 324
Posted By sarahwpen
i put tops in one drawer and bottoms in another....

i put tops in one drawer and bottoms in another. each child has 2 drawers, except for my 7 year old who is oldest, she has 4 because her stuff won't fit.

i get tons of clothes handed down. i go...
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   11-30-2009, 03:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 836
Posted By sarahwpen
ok, i have a tidal wave of relatives, who are...

ok, i have a tidal wave of relatives, who are breathing down my neck demanding i produce some sort of materials list to direct them as to which large commercial outlet store should be the recipient...
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   11-30-2009, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 418
Posted By sarahwpen
thanks ya'll, i appreciate the suggestions....

thanks ya'll, i appreciate the suggestions. Especially the backyardchickens link. I guess since I always see roosters for sale, i just kind of expected that people were getting SOMETHING for them....
Forum: Organize & Declutter   11-30-2009, 02:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,570
Posted By sarahwpen
Quote: Originally Posted by Logan...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Logan http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14737028)
Personally the Tumbleweed houses make me feel...
Forum: Country Living / Off the Grid   11-30-2009, 05:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 418
Posted By sarahwpen
hi all! sooo. sooo. tired. not to complain...

hi all!

sooo. sooo. tired. not to complain here, but i have been racking my brain and up all night. I need some sleep.

I have to sell some animals. I have 2 extra male rabbits, 5 roosters, and...
Forum: Homebirth   07-13-2009, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By sarahwpen
ok, this is strange, I just had a couple of...

ok, this is strange,

I just had a couple of really strange pains up high at the top and kind of to the right side of my uterus. it felt like someone pulling on a thread in a blanket, and really...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   06-12-2009, 11:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 878
Posted By sarahwpen
Quote: Originally Posted by MsBlack...

Quote:
Originally Posted by MsBlack http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13879964)
Second the heating pad--or nursing in a warm...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   05-28-2009, 05:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,253
Posted By sarahwpen
in your situation, yeah i probably would try it....

in your situation, yeah i probably would try it. I would be prepared to rush to the hospital ASAP if the baby was having difficulty breathing, but it seems obvious to me that you always go early,...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   05-28-2009, 04:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,490
Posted By sarahwpen
$50 at birth and beyond on misc chux pads, peri...

$50 at birth and beyond on misc chux pads, peri clens, birth supplies etc.
$60 at some online place i can't find anymore for a doppler and a hanging digital scale.
$20 at target for a star shaped...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   05-28-2009, 04:31 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 12,042
Posted By sarahwpen
wow! i am so glad you called! and that is the...

wow! i am so glad you called! and that is the absolute first time i have ever told anyone that. I have no idea how anyone could ever tolerate that kind of suffering in any child.

on the eczema...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   05-28-2009, 04:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 340
Posted By sarahwpen
Quote: Originally Posted by HappyMommy2...

Quote:
Originally Posted by HappyMommy2 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13840344)
Sounds like you are already doing the...
Forum: Dental   05-28-2009, 03:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By sarahwpen
i wouldn't go with ANY of the so-called...

i wouldn't go with ANY of the so-called "vitamins" really. I consider them candy really. Most of them have a pretty significant amount of sucrose. I try to stick to things that are actually a plant...
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