Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 249
Search took 1.25 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Raene
Forum: Pets   08-08-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 595
Posted By Raene
Dogs/all pets are over-vaccinated b/c it is money...

Dogs/all pets are over-vaccinated b/c it is money in the vets' pockets. It is proving to cause cancer b/c annual vaccines are completely unnecessary.

And nursing puppies receiving vaccinations...
Forum: Queer Parenting   08-08-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 214
Posted By Raene
Where should we move?

DP and I and my 2 kids and our 8 pets are seeking a change. We live in upstate NY in a hippie liberal town which is so awesome...until winter comes. And for 6 months of the year it is overcast and...
Forum: Queer Parenting   08-04-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 194
Posted By Raene
Second Parent Adoption vs Guardianship

Can someone explain the diff to me?

My 10 yr old has no second parent on her birth certificate and my DP wants to be in her life. I am mostly just wanting coverage in case something happens to...
Forum: Queer Parenting   07-29-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 266
Posted By Raene
Sperm Bank Questions

Hi,

It's been a while. I conceived my last two kiddos with fresh (friend) sperm. I am considering having more children, but I don't have male friends that I want sperm from, and so I wanted more...
Forum: Queer Parenting   05-02-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By Raene
Thanks! I move super fast too and my...

Thanks! I move super fast too and my relationship is intense for sure!

My gf is butch so I am not sure about jewelry, but I really appreciate the suggestion...
Forum: Queer Parenting   05-02-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By Raene
My future wife and I have been together six...

My future wife and I have been together six months. She is around my kids pretty much every second they are awake and she is pretty involved, esp with my oldest, who she has mentioned adopting some...
Forum: Queer Parenting   04-19-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,973
Posted By Raene
The father of my kids is ftm. We are split up...

The father of my kids is ftm. We are split up now but we still raise the kids together.
Forum: Queer Parenting   04-19-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 437
Posted By Raene
Welcome. My ex husband is a transman too and we...

Welcome. My ex husband is a transman too and we had a baby together and he helped raise my older daughter. I had a hard time letting go of my lesbian identity bc we looked so hetero but at times I...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-09-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 397
Posted By Raene
My DP and I have been together for a year and he...

My DP and I have been together for a year and he has been separated from his wife for almost three years now.  It's really bothered me that he is still married, and I've told him so, but he doesn't...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   09-24-2013, 10:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 232
Posted By Raene
My daughter goes to a school specifically for...

My daughter goes to a school specifically for special needs, but she was the first one to come into the classroom with her own iPad (thanks to Early Intervention).  Teachers weren't too thrilled to...
Forum: Parenting   09-21-2013, 09:45 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 536
Posted By Raene
I think it's okay for kids to dye their hair...

I think it's okay for kids to dye their hair whenever they wish.  Yes, it's chemicals and not great, but you can always get the Henna products for natural colors or just dye the tips with dye if you...
Forum: Parenting   09-21-2013, 09:43 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,454
Posted By Raene
I feel like I work hard for my title.  I'd not...

I feel like I work hard for my title.  I'd not let my kids call me by my first name.  But other than for parents/grandparents I think first names are appropriate and easier to remember than Mr and...
Forum: Pets   09-21-2013, 09:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 585
Posted By Raene
I use Taste of the Wild if I do dog food, but...

I use Taste of the Wild if I do dog food, but remember, dog food is very processed and it's not what a dog would eat in the wild.  It's kind of like eating potato chips with added nutrients...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   05-31-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 865
Posted By Raene
If you look up raw food recipes there are tons...

If you look up raw food recipes there are tons of cakes made of nuts and sweetened with dates or agave that many consider to be healthy  :)
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-27-2013, 06:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 542
Posted By Raene
Has anyone gotten pregnant after DP had a...

Has anyone gotten pregnant after DP had a vasectomy? My DP was tested later and no sperm was present but gosh I am feeling very pregnant. I've read about a few cases like this...anyone have personal...
Forum: Single Parenting   03-17-2013, 07:59 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,039
Posted By Raene
Can I join this thread? I am newly divorced and...

Can I join this thread? I am newly divorced and found myself very quickly in a serious relationship. Fell head over heels immediately and have never had such a connection w someone.

Problem is,...
Forum: Mental Health   03-01-2011, 06:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 426
Posted By Raene
I am training a dog to be my psychiatric service...

I am training a dog to be my psychiatric service dog as I have PTSD and social anxiety. Now my 7 y.o. is dealing with depression and I have been thinking a service dog would help her. Anyone else...
Forum: Pets   09-24-2010, 04:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 388
Posted By Raene
I'm clicker training my service dog...he's 14...

I'm clicker training my service dog...he's 14 weeks old today http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif It's really a lot of fun. I wouldn't say I use it 100% of the time--it's...
Forum: Pets   09-24-2010, 04:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 341
Posted By Raene
Yay, puppy!!!

Yay, puppy!!!
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   09-24-2010, 03:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 941
Posted By Raene
I'm an only child and I'm not sure how to deal...

I'm an only child and I'm not sure how to deal with this. My 6 yr old has been very mean to her 1 yr old (13 lb) baby sis. I don't think it has anything to do with DD2's special needs. I think DD1...
Forum: Pets   09-23-2010, 10:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 527
Posted By Raene
I'm grossed out by this too, but I don't agree...

I'm grossed out by this too, but I don't agree with PP that you should get him fixed right away. There are many studies done to prove that you should wait about a year before fixing a dog. If you...
Forum: Pets   09-23-2010, 10:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 492
Posted By Raene
We got a Golden Retriever puppy 6 weeks ago and...

We got a Golden Retriever puppy 6 weeks ago and he's a doll. All purebred dogs are going to have some kind of genetic problems breed-wise. If you get a purebred, I highly recommend researching the...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   08-09-2010, 05:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,553
Posted By Raene
She has had her hearing tested, yes. She...

She has had her hearing tested, yes. She definitely has selective hearing, too. She hears things with her door closed when she wants to. But often she is "away" when we talk to her.

Well,...
Forum: Special Needs Parenting   08-06-2010, 03:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,553
Posted By Raene
Quote: Originally Posted by Linda on the move...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Linda on the move http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15692298)

Does you DD have sensory issues?...
Forum: Pets   08-02-2010, 05:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 554
Posted By Raene
I see that this is old, but I wanted to chime...

I see that this is old, but I wanted to chime in. I am also planning to feed raw. There are some REALLY great yahoo groups about it which have really helped me. I have found that it's MUCH cheaper...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 249

 
Forum Jump: