Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 119
Search took 2.47 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: scribblerkate
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   06-10-2004, 06:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 261
Posted By scribblerkate
Hey, I have no advice as we're not there yet...

Hey, I have no advice as we're not there yet either, but I was just purusing this forum for the same reason -- we're moving back to the south burbs after 10 years away, also so that ds can be closer...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-23-2004, 02:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 689
Posted By scribblerkate
cortsmommy, it's not you! I've tried that Trader...

cortsmommy, it's not you! I've tried that Trader Joe's brand, and I didn't like it, either. Yucky texture and flavor.

If you really want to switch, keep trying different brands until you find one...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   12-04-2003, 04:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,091
Posted By scribblerkate
You followed a similar route to vegetarianism...

You followed a similar route to vegetarianism that I did. I still eat seafood on the rare occasion, mainly when there's nothing else on the menu.

I agree with you about substituting veggie "fake"...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   12-02-2003, 03:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 355
Posted By scribblerkate
I use regular spice jars -- well, they're...

I use regular spice jars -- well, they're wide-mouth from the local spice store. The excess I store in the freezer, which I've heard helps herbs and spices retain their flavor better and for much...
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-01-2003, 03:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 384
Posted By scribblerkate
(double post)

(double post)
Forum: The Childhood Years   12-01-2003, 03:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 384
Posted By scribblerkate
Thanks for the info. I guess I should have...

Thanks for the info. I guess I should have remembered what chalk is, but my memory has tanked recently.

So now I have to wonder about the pigments -- which, when you mentioned it, I did have some...
Forum: Dads   11-27-2003, 01:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,232
Posted By scribblerkate
Well, like I said, my comments weren't intended...

Well, like I said, my comments weren't intended to address specific relationships that had already been mentioned in this thread. And I was specifically thinking of you when I wrote that disclaimer....
Forum: Dads   11-26-2003, 01:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,232
Posted By scribblerkate
[Just offering some thoughts. Not implying at...

[Just offering some thoughts. Not implying at all that they apply to any of the posters here, whose situations I do not and cannot personally know.]

There are so many different models of...
Forum: The Childhood Years   11-26-2003, 01:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 384
Posted By scribblerkate
Well, I am not sure where to put this so I'll...

Well, I am not sure where to put this so I'll try here. With two chalk recalls in the past few weeks, both due to high lead recalls, I am wondering about the safety of chalk generally.

Does...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   11-24-2003, 01:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 212
Posted By scribblerkate
I have done a fennel/leek/potato gratin, which...

I have done a fennel/leek/potato gratin, which worked out well. But, that does have cream in it. Not sure how it would taste replaced with soy or a rich veggie broth.

Also, consider focusing on...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   11-24-2003, 01:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 465
Posted By scribblerkate
Am trying to think of the motivations for...

Am trying to think of the motivations for posting such a link in this thread, or anywhere else. Only a truly mean-hearted person would do so.

We did not need to use child care, so I have no...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   11-13-2003, 08:13 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,209
Posted By scribblerkate
Hey all. Posting because C asked me to . . . ...

Hey all. Posting because C asked me to . . .

He's going to pull up all our leeks and he wants to offer them to the group. The leeks are on the small to medium side (not as much white bulb as I...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   11-10-2003, 01:38 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,209
Posted By scribblerkate
Well, I'm not gonna respond to all the posts...

Well, I'm not gonna respond to all the posts since I last read here, 'cause that would be just way too many. http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/rolleyes.gif:

Wackadoo mentioned to me...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-11-2003, 07:33 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,361
Posted By scribblerkate
daam -- I went to jail yesterday. OK,...

daam -- I went to jail yesterday.



OK, well, it was a tour of MN's show-off maximum security prison out near Stillwater. Interesting and sad. And I got free continuing ed credits for it. The...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   07-11-2003, 04:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,441
Posted By scribblerkate
Faith, I respect your choices and the hard...

Faith,

I respect your choices and the hard work you have put in to make sure they work. But it is not right or fair to say:

Quote:
I just think if I can make it on $8 when I had to, and still...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-09-2003, 12:30 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,361
Posted By scribblerkate
Happy trails to you, oh traveling moms! Have a...

Happy trails to you, oh traveling moms! Have a great time this weekend.

nostrow, it will be OK. I will see if you posted on the preggie moms thread to respond in more detail.

kaje62, ditto to...
Forum: Gardening   07-09-2003, 12:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 854
Posted By scribblerkate
Great to hear about everyone's gardens! Can't...

Great to hear about everyone's gardens! Can't wait to hear more updates.

kaje, glad your cilantro is producing. It's funny 'cause the gardener who first told us about cilantro's poor performance...
Forum: Gardening   07-05-2003, 11:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 854
Posted By scribblerkate
kaje, glad you got the input you sought. That...

kaje, glad you got the input you sought. That really just isn't worth it to me. "Easy to grow" should also be "productive" in my book. I am confused, though. How can a plant bolt twice??

Good...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   07-03-2003, 12:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,441
Posted By scribblerkate
becca29, It's always hard emotionally when...

becca29,

It's always hard emotionally when you have to work but want to stay at home. In our family, we have tried hard to make the right decisions for the whole family, not just what I would...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-02-2003, 10:48 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,692
Posted By scribblerkate
Monkeymomma, thinking of you and M. Glad to hear...

Monkeymomma, thinking of you and M. Glad to hear he's doing well, but still . . . must have been tough on your heartstrings! We've never been through dental work for E, but we have been through...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-01-2003, 03:36 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,692
Posted By scribblerkate
tls and becca29, welcome! becca29, so do...

tls and becca29, welcome!

becca29, so do you think we shouldn't risk the Powderhorn fireworks with a 2.5-year-old? We live nearby and were planning to go (if DS naps, that is). We're usually out...
Forum: Gardening   07-01-2003, 01:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 854
Posted By scribblerkate
What do you mean "not changing"? I am no expert,...

What do you mean "not changing"? I am no expert, obviously, but Colin's master gardener friend over at the sabathani plots says it seems that cilantro is just very difficult to grow around here, and...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   06-30-2003, 04:59 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,692
Posted By scribblerkate
Well, another camper's report. We had a great...

Well, another camper's report. We had a great time, even enjoyed the rain (though the storm could have been a little shorter). Came out afterwards to see cattrane arriving, the friendly 15-minute...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   06-30-2003, 04:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 743
Posted By scribblerkate
smeta, thanks for the info about Blooming...

smeta, thanks for the info about Blooming Prairie. For some reason I thought that you had to know about a group or start your own in order to get into a buying club. I am glad to hear that you can...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   06-26-2003, 06:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 743
Posted By scribblerkate
Re Anoka co-op -- they were open yesterday when...

Re Anoka co-op -- they were open yesterday when I talked to them. I got the impression the remodel was going to go on while they were open, but I didn't ask that. Afterward, I wondered myself...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 119

 
Forum Jump: