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Forum: Learning at School   04-25-2008, 01:25 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,416
Posted By gargirl
I fall into the "not surprised the carnival is...

I fall into the "not surprised the carnival is going on as planned" camp. Unless this is a school of maybe 25 students, one non life threatening accident should be cause to cancel or postpone a...
Forum: Personal Growth   04-25-2008, 01:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,593
Posted By gargirl
Wow, that is insane. Please give your mum a hug...

Wow, that is insane. Please give your mum a hug for me, I cannot understand why your brother treated her so shabbily. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif

Hugs to you...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-24-2008, 03:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 224
Posted By gargirl
Thank you for that advice! I think my husband...

Thank you for that advice! I think my husband has been on the phone with them today and hopefull it is all set. I am sure I'll find out. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: The Mindful Home   04-24-2008, 11:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,123
Posted By gargirl
I have started a deep pantry and hope to have...

I have started a deep pantry and hope to have about 6 months worth of food put by for emergencies.
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-24-2008, 10:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By gargirl
Aww, you poor thing. I know that feeling. Like...

Aww, you poor thing. I know that feeling. Like nothing good lasts cause we don't deserve it... so not true. Life just has its ebbs and flows and we just need to focus on the good stuff and keep on...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-24-2008, 09:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By gargirl
That is really too bad you have to give up the...

That is really too bad you have to give up the nicer neighborhood.http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/hug.gif

I think your instinct to count your blessings is a very good one. You...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-24-2008, 09:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 224
Posted By gargirl
Thank you! I can hardly believe we can...

Thank you!

I can hardly believe we can really do this... for so long we were just STRUGGLING to stay barely afloat. Progress is just so strange for us....
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-24-2008, 09:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 224
Posted By gargirl
We got our tax returns and we are using them to...

We got our tax returns and we are using them to do away with a Sallie Mae loan we've been paying over 15% interest on!!!!! after paying on it for years we still haven't gotten back down to the...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   04-24-2008, 09:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,361
Posted By gargirl
I remember playing mad libs just that way! LOL ...

I remember playing mad libs just that way! LOL

I am sure my kids do that too.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-23-2008, 05:34 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 1,558
Posted By gargirl
No, I do not wish I had saved my virginity for...

No, I do not wish I had saved my virginity for my husband. I had enough bad sex to really appreciate the good stuff when I finally found it. Also I was not nervous or anything and I knew what i was...
Forum: News and Current Events Archives   04-23-2008, 05:28 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 5,893
Posted By gargirl
I just think the state is doing what it has to...

I just think the state is doing what it has to do to best protect these kids in a completely crazy situation.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-23-2008, 04:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 930
Posted By gargirl
Wow. I have to say that if I had the same name...

Wow. I have to say that if I had the same name as my mother, let alone my mother and both sisters, I would have it legally changed the very first chance I got.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-23-2008, 03:58 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,234
Posted By gargirl
Goodness NO! But funnily enough, the other...

Goodness NO!

But funnily enough, the other day I was getting dressed to go out with my husband and our 5 year old came in picked out which dress was prettiest, told me I should brush my hair and...
Forum: Parenting   04-23-2008, 10:07 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,951
Posted By gargirl
OMG, that is AWFUL. That poor sweet little guy!...

OMG, that is AWFUL. That poor sweet little guy! Can you imagine? Someone is paying that woman to abuse and shriek at their prescious little boy? I would be beyond livid if I was his parent.

Thank...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-23-2008, 09:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 667
Posted By gargirl
I have taken things and would not hesitate to do...

I have taken things and would not hesitate to do so again if I ran into something cool... but the best trash picking experience I ever had was when we moved from a largeish place to a small space...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   04-22-2008, 04:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,117
Posted By gargirl
Aww, poor Ivy....

Aww, poor Ivy. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif I have some boys here who try really hard to be gentle and kind. My oldest is autistic and kinda volitile, but he...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-16-2008, 04:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 96
Posted By gargirl
Our local CVS has Vo5 shampoo on sale for 66...

Our local CVS has Vo5 shampoo on sale for 66 cents a bottle, maybe yours does too! Not sure when the sale started or might end, just wanted to let you mamas know....
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   04-16-2008, 10:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 482
Posted By gargirl
Personally, I use Flylady....

Personally, I use Flylady. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif I have my timer and I set it to 15 minutes and I do what I can. Its hard for me to explain the system, but...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-14-2008, 11:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,016
Posted By gargirl
Man, that SUCKS. Have you tried freecycle to...

Man, that SUCKS. Have you tried freecycle to look for some replacements for lamps or even appliances? Sometimes people have stuff just sitting in their garage that they don't use and are willing to...
Forum: News and Current Events Archives   04-09-2008, 08:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 313
Posted By gargirl
omg, that poor little girl....

omg, that poor little girl. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif
Forum: Personal Growth   04-08-2008, 11:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 789
Posted By gargirl
If you feel releived and relaxed and peaceful...

If you feel releived and relaxed and peaceful without these people in your life than I would say that is the answer. They are toxic and being around them is poisoning you. The fact that they blame...
Forum: Personal Growth   04-06-2008, 09:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,651
Posted By gargirl
I am sorry you are having to deal with this. It...

I am sorry you are having to deal with this. It is such a strange position to be in: wondering if your husband is gay or bisexual and feeling confused about his attitude/actions toward you. I have...
Forum: News and Current Events Archives   04-03-2008, 04:36 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 670
Posted By gargirl
wow, I would go off the charts ballistic if...

wow, I would go off the charts ballistic if anyone strip searched my child!

I am stunned.

I hate this workd sometimes, it treats teenagers like criminals simply based on their age. The girl is...
Forum: Stay at Home Parents   04-02-2008, 10:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 506
Posted By gargirl
Aw, you poor thing....

Aw, you poor thing. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/hug.gif I am so sorry you are going through this. It sucks to feel trapped an powerless....
Forum: News and Current Events Archives   04-01-2008, 04:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 77
Posted By gargirl
Yeah, things are getting scarier and scarier out...

Yeah, things are getting scarier and scarier out there. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif
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