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Forum: Life with a Toddler   06-13-2003, 11:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 537
Posted By Mneek
We don't buy leather shoes for ds (almost 14...

We don't buy leather shoes for ds (almost 14 mos) either, so we've got lots of experience in the veggie-shoe market. Keds are available in canvas, but not much cheaper than Stride Rite (though we...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   06-04-2003, 11:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 624
Posted By Mneek
We're in a similar situation -- dh is...

We're in a similar situation -- dh is lacto-ovo-veg; I'm not, although I spent several years as one. For dh this is a serious ethical issue, and we keep a vegetarian household, down to using...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   03-19-2003, 09:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 550
Posted By Mneek
Sweet and spicy soy jerky chunks. Completely...

Sweet and spicy soy jerky chunks. Completely vegetarian and completely addictive!

http://www.vegecyber.com/cgi-bin/veg...i?detail=10381...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   03-11-2003, 06:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 679
Posted By Mneek
There are absorbent pads you can buy that are...

There are absorbent pads you can buy that are vinyl on one side and fluffy fabric on the other. They are meant to cover a a crib mattress, but we always keep one across the mattress, under the...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-25-2003, 02:39 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 2,278
Posted By Mneek
In the land of Italians are a sandwich, garbage...

In the land of Italians are a sandwich, garbage bags are blue, and Allen's Coffee Brandy.
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-25-2003, 02:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 604
Posted By Mneek
Christi, The gluten is not removed, just...

Christi,

The gluten is not removed, just the bran, the outer coating of the wheat grain, which contains fiber, oil and minerals that white flour lacks. Different kinds of wheat flour have...
Forum: Television   02-18-2003, 02:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,058
Posted By Mneek
Buffy. And I don't think I'm the only one, am I?

Buffy. And I don't think I'm the only one, am I?
Forum: Parenting   02-03-2003, 01:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 727
Posted By Mneek
Another one here! Yayyyyyy DH!

Another one here! Yayyyyyy DH!
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   02-02-2003, 03:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 867
Posted By Mneek
Bunny, Yes, teething does go on for weeks....

Bunny,

Yes, teething does go on for weeks. And months. Ds (9 mos) now has about 7 teeth, so we're starting to recognize the pattern.

One way to tell if that is what's causing the waking...
Forum: Breastfeeding   01-30-2003, 01:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 617
Posted By Mneek
Perfectly normal. Nobody told me that milk...

Perfectly normal.

Nobody told me that milk comes out from all over the nipple -- I thought it just came out a hole in the middle. I was sure surprised when my milk came out in numerous jets. My...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   01-28-2003, 02:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,830
Posted By Mneek
Sheacoby, the link posted by Mocha is an...

Sheacoby, the link posted by Mocha is an excellent explanation of the soy discussion. Its author wrote "Diet for a New America" and is a strong proponent of vegetarianism.
Forum: Lactivism   01-23-2003, 07:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,117
Posted By Mneek
Oh, and 1/3 of babies not sleeping through the...

Oh, and 1/3 of babies not sleeping through the night sounds to me like quite a low number. This is not to discount Chellemarie's experience (Shes' a lucky mom!), but I probably know about 20 moms...
Forum: Lactivism   01-23-2003, 06:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,117
Posted By Mneek
The article doesn't mention if the babies were...

The article doesn't mention if the babies were BF'ed or FF'ed. Breastfed babies feed more often than formula-fed babies, because breastmilk is digested more quickly than formula. Without taking that...
Forum: Co-sleeping and the Family Bed   01-23-2003, 02:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 699
Posted By Mneek
All babies are different. I can't imagine just...

All babies are different. I can't imagine just laying ds down and having him sack right out. At 3 months, when ds was tired but fighting sleep, the best way to get him there was to put him in the...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-20-2003, 07:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 580
Posted By Mneek
Joyful, Yes, unless it's really small and...

Joyful,

Yes, unless it's really small and young, you need to cook kale. It's much tougher than spinach or chard. It's also better for you (actually one of the best/most nutritious of the green...
Forum: Gardening   07-17-2002, 03:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 559
Posted By Mneek
Thanks, Khris! Coffee grounds are something we...

Thanks, Khris! Coffee grounds are something we definitely have in great supply.
Forum: Gardening   07-17-2002, 01:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 559
Posted By Mneek
I started the garden when 8 months pregnant (ds...

I started the garden when 8 months pregnant (ds was born 4/26), so we were a little behind in getting tomato and pepper seedlings out of the attic and into the dirt. Sugar snap peas were somewhat...
Forum: Gardening   07-01-2002, 08:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 708
Posted By Mneek
This herb is also known as bee balm.

This herb is also known as bee balm.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   05-19-2002, 12:41 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 15,600
Posted By Mneek
Quote: Originally posted by Hueylene Ok real...

Quote:
Originally posted by Hueylene
Ok real quick cause I was loosing track
May Babies and their Mamas

FiberChick -Seth
Staleyg-Satchel
Playfulmama/Lisad- Tyla
Huey-Rhew
Ravenmoon-Opal
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-29-2002, 01:58 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 15,600
Posted By Mneek
Hey, everyone! I'm a mama! Noah Asher was born...

Hey, everyone! I'm a mama! Noah Asher was born on Friday, 4/26 at 2:56 PM. He was 6 lb 9.4 oz, 20 in long. He's gorgeous -- blond, like neither his mom or his dad, and already a champion sucker!
...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-25-2002, 01:33 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 15,600
Posted By Mneek
We're making progress! Spent yesterday in the...

We're making progress! Spent yesterday in the garden pulling weeds, spreading compost and planting snap peas. Passed a bunch of reddish pulpy stuff last night, and have had some pink show ever...
Forum: Gardening   04-20-2002, 09:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By Mneek
Your bugs sound like they could be aphids....

Your bugs sound like they could be aphids. Ladybugs are great, but remember they can fly and won't necessarily stay where you put them. What SoHappy said about the farmed aphids is also true of...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-20-2002, 08:42 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 15,600
Posted By Mneek
Yay, staleyg! AnnaRed, this is our first....

Yay, staleyg!

AnnaRed, this is our first. Dh works at home and STILL makes more $ than I do, but he's a contractor and doesn't know how long the job will last, while I work for an evil...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   04-19-2002, 01:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,302
Posted By Mneek
I love, love, love Madhur Jaffrey's World of the...

I love, love, love Madhur Jaffrey's World of the East Vegetarian cookbook -- all of the pages have fallen out and it's now just a stack of paper I have to carefully flip through.

A new favorite...
Forum: Gardening   04-19-2002, 12:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By Mneek
Bummer! You have very quick bugs! You don't...

Bummer! You have very quick bugs! You don't mention what kind of bugs they are. Ants, for example, are relatively harmless unless they spread a little mildew. You can spray milk to eliminate mildew,...
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