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Forum: Multicultural Families   02-26-2009, 06:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,269
Posted By Sohmakun
Although I am single, I did have an Asian...

Although I am single, I did have an Asian girlfriend back in college. We lived in the San Francisco Bay Area and there were a few stares because we were an unusal mixed race couple (I'm AA) but...
Forum: Trying To Conceive   02-25-2009, 10:11 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,130
Posted By Sohmakun
I would only like two or three children. I would...

I would only like two or three children. I would consider 4 children under extreme circumstances (ex. I had twins). I grew up in a large family with 5 siblings and I don't want to recreate those...
Forum: Queer Parenting   02-25-2009, 10:06 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 15,026
Posted By Sohmakun
Quote: Originally Posted by knittinanny...

Quote:
Originally Posted by knittinanny http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13237031)
Welcome, Sohmakun! I see you're from the...
Forum: Queer Parenting   02-24-2009, 08:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,423
Posted By Sohmakun
I never had a "feeling" that I was always...

I never had a "feeling" that I was always different from my straight peers. As a child, I never liked boys or girls! I was more interested in playing kickball with all of my friends in my...
Forum: Queer Parenting   02-21-2009, 10:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,392
Posted By Sohmakun
How about this: You = Mama Girlfriend...

How about this:


You = Mama
Girlfriend = Mommy
Boyfriend = Baba


Could that work for you?
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   02-21-2009, 10:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 994
Posted By Sohmakun
I have been vegan for 2 months (vegetarian for...

I have been vegan for 2 months (vegetarian for almost 4 years) and I'm getting sick of friends and co-workers saying this to me! I became vegan for ethical reasons after reading Empty Cages by Tom...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   02-21-2009, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 346
Posted By Sohmakun
I like the book Raw Food Made Easy! by Jennifer...

I like the book Raw Food Made Easy! by Jennifer Cornbleet and Raw Food Real World by Matthew Kenney and Sarma Menlgialis. Both of them are really easy and I love the Raw Food Real World's salsa...
Forum: Queer Parenting   02-21-2009, 08:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,121
Posted By Sohmakun
Quote: Originally Posted by tigermiep...

Quote:
Originally Posted by tigermiep http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13233114)
...dog, cat, cat, cat, cat, turtle, turtle,...
Forum: Queer Parenting   02-21-2009, 12:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 905
Posted By Sohmakun
If I were in your situation I would adopt a BR...

If I were in your situation I would adopt a BR child because a BR child will be seen differently (but not necessarily better or worse) than an AA child. I'm AA and I would never asked "what are you"...
Forum: Queer Parenting   02-21-2009, 12:28 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 15,026
Posted By Sohmakun
Hey everyone! I'm haven't read all of the...

Hey everyone!

I'm haven't read all of the messages but I'm also waiting to TTC. I'm probably going to start the process in about 18 months. In the meantime, I'm trying to educate myself about...
Forum: Queer Parenting   02-21-2009, 12:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,121
Posted By Sohmakun
1. Give us three sentences or less about your...

1. Give us three sentences or less about your self/life.
I'm a 26 year old single lesbian living in the southeastern section of the United States. I graduated school 5 years ago after getting a BA...
Forum: Queer Parenting   01-29-2009, 11:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,230
Posted By Sohmakun
Quote: Originally Posted by FtMPapa...

Quote:
Originally Posted by FtMPapa http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12852603)
Their invasiveness turned me off - i.e....
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-28-2009, 06:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,132
Posted By Sohmakun
I read this article earlier today and my only...

I read this article earlier today and my only concern is this:

All of these "crack kids" are in their teens and twenties when human health is the strongest. What if there are advise effects from...
Forum: Multicultural Families   01-25-2009, 08:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,730
Posted By Sohmakun
Quote: Originally Posted by Kavita...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kavita http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13054472)
I will put on my flame-retardant suit here......
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-23-2009, 05:17 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 9,734
Posted By Sohmakun
Quote: Originally Posted by TrishWSU...

Quote:
Originally Posted by TrishWSU http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13024602)
What she is talking about doing is...
Forum: Multicultural Families   01-23-2009, 11:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,730
Posted By Sohmakun
Quote: Originally Posted by kel32brown...

Quote:
Originally Posted by kel32brown http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13040807)
On a side note, have you seen the twins...
Forum: Multicultural Families   01-20-2009, 10:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,730
Posted By Sohmakun
Quote: Originally Posted by CrunchyMamaToBe...

Quote:
Originally Posted by CrunchyMamaToBe http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13020549)
I know this isn't really the same...
Forum: Multicultural Families   01-18-2009, 07:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,730
Posted By Sohmakun
I'm relatively new to these boards but I have...

I'm relatively new to these boards but I have been considering sperm donation for a couple of months.

I'm a lesbian SMC (SMC = Single Mother by Choice) so I know quite a few people who have used...
Forum: Queer Parenting   01-18-2009, 01:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,291
Posted By Sohmakun
Does anyone here have a blog? If so, post the...

Does anyone here have a blog? If so, post the link on this thread!

Here is mine: www.sohmakun.wordpress.com (http://www.sohmakun.wordpress.com)
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-18-2009, 01:46 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 9,734
Posted By Sohmakun
Three words: GET LEGAL PROTECTION! I'm not...

Three words: GET LEGAL PROTECTION!

I'm not trying to speak negetive things about your decision but your friend could sue you for child support. Granted, she may have neutral feelings about this...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-18-2009, 01:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,121
Posted By Sohmakun
ETHIOPIA PROS 1. Timframe is more predictable...

ETHIOPIA PROS
1. Timframe is more predictable than domestic adoption
2. Cost are more predictable than domestic adoption
3. Easier to specify gender
4. You don't have to "sell yourself" to a...
Forum: Games   01-17-2009, 01:05 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 1,517
Posted By Sohmakun
Once there was a toad named Frederick who ate...

Once there was a toad named Frederick who ate cats.
Forum: Multicultural Families   01-17-2009, 12:57 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 52,223
Posted By Sohmakun
Quote: Originally Posted by veganjoy...

Quote:
Originally Posted by veganjoy http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12973629)
I have no idea where she got green eyes.
...
Forum: Adoptive and Foster Parenting   01-16-2009, 02:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,082
Posted By Sohmakun
Quote: Originally Posted by nicolelynn...

Quote:
Originally Posted by nicolelynn http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12838299)
DH had mentioned that adopting through the...
Forum: Queer Parenting   01-15-2009, 11:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 791
Posted By Sohmakun
Quote: Originally Posted by Raene...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Raene http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12994577)
BTW, she's a liberal Democrat, not a small-town...
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