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Forum: The Mindful Home   10-10-2010, 08:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 466
Posted By lajn
For berry stains, use boiling water. Place the...

For berry stains, use boiling water. Place the piece of clothing over a bowl in the sink, hold a kettle of boiling water about 10 inches above and pour directly over the stain. I've used this method...
Forum: Parenting   07-08-2010, 10:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By lajn
What about this...

What about this (http://sklz.com/sports/sport-brella/sport-brella)?
Forum: Parenting   03-18-2010, 10:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 816
Posted By lajn
Every Easter morning we have an Easter egg hunt...

Every Easter morning we have an Easter egg hunt with the eggs that the kids have decorated themselves. The bunny hides them, and then leaves some chocolate.

How do you explain the egg hunt part?...
Forum: The Mindful Home   02-25-2010, 07:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,159
Posted By lajn
Quote: Originally Posted by MrsMike...

Quote:
Originally Posted by MrsMike http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15111051)
UPDATE: I had let my original treatment sit...
Forum: The Mindful Home   02-25-2010, 07:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,159
Posted By lajn
Quote: Originally Posted by sunnysandiegan...

Quote:
Originally Posted by sunnysandiegan http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15097567)
HOT water tends to set most stains
...
Forum: The Mindful Home   01-22-2010, 12:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 363
Posted By lajn
For greasy stains, try scrubbing the spot with a...

For greasy stains, try scrubbing the spot with a bit of dish detergent, and rinsing with hot water.
Forum: The Mindful Home   01-04-2010, 10:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 340
Posted By lajn
I buy black socks for my older, and navy blue...

I buy black socks for my older, and navy blue for my younger.
Forum: Family Safety   10-30-2009, 10:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 508
Posted By lajn
Quote: Originally Posted by Maedze...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Maedze http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14600169)
I've installed a forward facing Radian with...
Forum: Family Safety   10-29-2009, 05:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 508
Posted By lajn
I have a 2001 Volvo V70, and a Radian. I have no...

I have a 2001 Volvo V70, and a Radian. I have no problems installing it either RF or FF with latch. (The seatbelt was another story, but as long as you don't want it in the centre, no problem.)
Forum: The Mindful Home   10-22-2009, 10:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 464
Posted By lajn
For grease and oil, gently scrubbing the stain...

For grease and oil, gently scrubbing the stain with some dish detergent and then washing with warm or hot water should take it out.
Forum: Learning at School   09-20-2009, 01:48 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,443
Posted By lajn
Quote: Originally Posted by sweetpea333...

Quote:
Originally Posted by sweetpea333 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14398273)
junior kindergarten is half day, then...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   09-12-2009, 09:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 324
Posted By lajn
FWIW, none of my three kids knew the names of...

FWIW, none of my three kids knew the names of colours at that age. My youngest (3 in October) still doesn't. He is able to sort all the pieces of our Blokus game by colour, though, so I'm not...
Forum: Parenting   09-11-2009, 09:42 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,285
Posted By lajn
You'd think that if the dog licking the inside...

You'd think that if the dog licking the inside of my baby's mouth doesn't gross me out, that drinking from stranger's water bottle wouldn't either, but eeew, it does...
Forum: Parenting   09-08-2009, 03:31 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,524
Posted By lajn
Quote: Originally Posted by vbactivist...

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Originally Posted by vbactivist http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14349802)
Bad things happen, even when you think you...
Forum: Parenting   08-21-2009, 08:33 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,399
Posted By lajn
I wouldn't have a problem with her walking...

I wouldn't have a problem with her walking ahead.

My daughter started walking the 5 blocks to school with our 9 year old neighbour when she was in grade one.
Last year, in grade two, she and her...
Forum: Family Safety   08-18-2009, 05:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 348
Posted By lajn
Unfortunately, the choices are pretty limited if...

Unfortunately, the choices are pretty limited if you want a manual and seating for more than 5. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif

As far as I know, the only 6+...
Forum: Family Safety   03-28-2009, 10:09 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,075
Posted By lajn
I only used a gate at the bottom of the stairs...

I only used a gate at the bottom of the stairs for the older two (and nothing for the youngest because the holes had already been patched, and h couldn't face the thought of repairing them again...
Forum: Family Safety   03-25-2009, 02:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 543
Posted By lajn
Quote: Originally Posted by nighten...

Quote:
Originally Posted by nighten http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13430938)
My toddler (will be three in a week and a...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   03-25-2009, 12:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,469
Posted By lajn
I've been using this recipe for cooked playdough...

I've been using this recipe for cooked playdough for years:

1 cup flour
1/4 cup salt
2 tbsp cream of tartar

Mix right in saucepan and add:

1 cup water
colouring
Forum: Family Safety   03-25-2009, 10:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 543
Posted By lajn
Quote: Originally Posted by snoopy5386...

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Originally Posted by snoopy5386 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13428133)
how would you feel about buying different...
Forum: Family Safety   03-24-2009, 10:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 543
Posted By lajn
We have 3 kids (ages 2, 6 and 8 yo) in a Volvo...

We have 3 kids (ages 2, 6 and 8 yo) in a Volvo station wagon (V70). We fit fine, and can fit 2 more kids in the jump seat. That said, I have had ongoing electrical problems and crappy service at the...
Forum: Parenting   03-24-2009, 02:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 546
Posted By lajn
Quote: Originally Posted by mamalisa...

Quote:
Originally Posted by mamalisa http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13424019)
Something she adores that you wouldn't...
Forum: Parenting   03-24-2009, 01:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 546
Posted By lajn
Hmm, what about a CD player and some CDs and...

Hmm, what about a CD player and some CDs and audiobooks?
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   03-20-2009, 11:50 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 7,111
Posted By lajn
Quote: Originally Posted by mkarntz...

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Originally Posted by mkarntz http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13404319)
lajn,

This is how I feel, my dd who is 2...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   03-20-2009, 10:14 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 7,111
Posted By lajn
No. I did feel that way after my second...

No.

I did feel that way after my second child (sometimes thinking I wanted another one), but now that I have 3 (8, 6 and 2 y.o.), I know without a doubt that I am done.

I have come to realize...
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