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Forum: Life with a Toddler   Yesterday, 06:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By sassyfirechick
First off I think you need this but I can't for...

First off I think you need this but I can't for the life of me figure out the smileys on my phone do I will do this: <<hug>>.

OK. So the necklace she did grab at, a lot, we did a lot of...
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 09:12 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,449
Posted By sassyfirechick
:duh Ok so parents are clueless about the normal...

:duh Ok so parents are clueless about the normal behaviors of their children and should be dismissed as overprotective, hypochondriac loons for even suggesting that a reaction could occur following...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 08:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 831
Posted By sassyfirechick
Not to knock your doc, but this is more of a fear...

Not to knock your doc, but this is more of a fear tactic than anything. TIG isn't regularly available anywhere. It's a special order that the prescribing doc has to be fairly certain of a tetanus...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 08:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 167
Posted By sassyfirechick
We started vaxxing and stopped but I have no...

We started vaxxing and stopped but I have no intention of stating that in my religious exemption. CT is a very simple fill out name, sign, turn in, so there isn't room to explain select/delayed or...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   Yesterday, 08:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By sassyfirechick
I'd worry about him not only ingesting the...

I'd worry about him not only ingesting the plastic but also doing damage to his jaw that is still forming at this point. We moved away from sippy's early on and just use small thick bar glasses or...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   Yesterday, 08:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 135
Posted By sassyfirechick
Build him a busy board! Pinterest has great ideas...

Build him a busy board! Pinterest has great ideas but basicall buy a bunch of cheap door knobs, switches, locks, hinges and such, screw them onto a board and you can attach it to a wall if you wish...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   Yesterday, 07:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 218
Posted By sassyfirechick
CT has religious exemption. Our LO will be...

CT has religious exemption. Our LO will be turning 3 this fall so we haven't had to cross that bridge yet (she hasn't done daycare), but I have not heard of anyone in CT having trouble getting a...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   07-30-2014, 07:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 262
Posted By sassyfirechick
I had to reschedule my daughters 12 month...

I had to reschedule my daughters 12 month appointment because of a work conflict. When calling to cancel the woman in the office yelled at me and said that I had to come in by a certain date...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   07-29-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By sassyfirechick
Yep, Skinner coined operant conditioning and the...

Yep, Skinner coined operant conditioning and the use of reinforcers. A random schedule of reinforcement would fall in line with a slot machine - which is part of what makes them so addicting :thumb ...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   07-29-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 218
Posted By sassyfirechick
Here's an overview on the NY exemptions, they are...

Here's an overview on the NY exemptions, they are very hard to get from what I hear:
http://www.vaclib.org/exempt/newyork.htm
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   07-29-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 218
Posted By sassyfirechick
If you brows the INV threads there's more...

If you brows the INV threads there's more specific info, but basically NY reserves the right to deny any and all exemptions, including medical if that particular area is over a certain allowable...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   07-29-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 218
Posted By sassyfirechick
Ok was on my phone before so limited in my reply!...

Ok was on my phone before so limited in my reply! How familiar are you with CT in general? Taxes are pretty outrageous especially if you compare them to places down south. I've had many friends and...
Forum: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island   07-29-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 218
Posted By sassyfirechick
If you are at all non vax or choose an alternate...

If you are at all non vax or choose an alternate vax schedule avoid New York like the plague. I'm up north in Connecticut, so far from Fairfield County but there are a lot of alternate options in...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   07-28-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By sassyfirechick
Pay for Performace

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/29/upshot/the-problem-with-pay-for-performance-in-medicine.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=HpSum&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-26-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 277
Posted By sassyfirechick
the great thing about breastfeeding is that you...

the great thing about breastfeeding is that you yourself don't actually have to come in contact with contagion just your lo. when she initiates breastfeeding that contact will then trigger your body...
Forum: Selective & Delayed Vaccination   07-25-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 331
Posted By sassyfirechick
I agree with Kathy. My views may lean towards...

I agree with Kathy. My views may lean towards not vaxxing, but we did start off delayed and I believe my children will be educated enough to help in making vaccine decisions at that point and once...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-25-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By sassyfirechick
My Journey Leaving The Vaccination Movement ...

My Journey Leaving The Vaccination Movement

Cutting and pasting some info in here from another post I did about our experiences with leaving the vaccine movement.

I was a pre-vet major, very...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   07-23-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 593
Posted By sassyfirechick
Good for you planning ahead! I started off with...

Good for you planning ahead! I started off with the intention of doing select/delayed, but became overwhelmed and rather than breaking it down shot by shot like deborah suggested, I was looking at...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   07-23-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 699
Posted By sassyfirechick
It's just plain ridiculous. I had re-posted an...

It's just plain ridiculous. I had re-posted an article from someone on my FB, Contaminated vaccines I believe, a blog post, but a decent read...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-22-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,056
Posted By sassyfirechick
Fine I'll play nice and re-write (which would...

Fine I'll play nice and re-write (which would have been easier if I'd just been asked to edit in the first place...):

Oh I duuno, the same rights as anyone else, to not be labeled with a scarlet...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-22-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 909
Posted By sassyfirechick
The report you get at the end of a visit and what...

The report you get at the end of a visit and what they record in their system is very different because we got the in-office "reports" as well and I've done it with my animals when switching vets and...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-21-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 909
Posted By sassyfirechick
I'll join in! My DD's records were severely...

I'll join in! My DD's records were severely skewed from what I originally thought they would read. We were with the practice until she was 13mos before the harassing by office staff, and blatant...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   07-20-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 365
Posted By sassyfirechick
Alot of his behaviors sound like he's just a bit...

Alot of his behaviors sound like he's just a bit frustrated that he can't quite communicate. The fact that he's watching and aware of everything is a good sign and kids like that will just wake up...
Forum: Vaccinations   07-20-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,139
Posted By sassyfirechick
Definitely not the standard here - when DD did...

Definitely not the standard here - when DD did get vaxxed it was at the end of the visit and we were rushed out the door, they even take your co=pay and sched next visit before you even see the doc....
Forum: Vaccinations   07-18-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,139
Posted By sassyfirechick
http://foxct.com/2014/07/18/hartford-hospital-vacc...

http://foxct.com/2014/07/18/hartford-hospital-vaccines

Thought I'd update with a recent error (close to home for me!). Most shocking is that it goes back for a period of almost 2 years! On my...
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