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Forum: Child & Teen Health   10-01-2016, 02:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 912
Posted By Kinguk
Thank you again everyone. A couple more questions...

Thank you again everyone. A couple more questions have popped up... But here is an update after a week for anyone who wishes to help me through to the end!!

I had a conversation at a separate...
Forum: Child & Teen Health   09-22-2016, 04:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 912
Posted By Kinguk
Seems simple enough. Her fuzziness and rubbing...

Seems simple enough. Her fuzziness and rubbing her eyes came on quickly and went away soon after we limited her reading to 15 minutes (no longer a novel and a half every other night). I also made her...
Forum: Child & Teen Health   09-21-2016, 05:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 912
Posted By Kinguk
Optometrist Question - What is the process to getting glasses?

Hello all,


I am wondering what the typical process to getting glasses is. Weird question I know -- go to the optometrist seems a good start!
I am in the midst of a situation though -- my 8...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-23-2016, 12:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,239
Posted By Kinguk
Homeschooling as a single parent was something...

Homeschooling as a single parent was something that I have been quite focused on and it has taken many years to make it happen. I had a lot to recover from after the divorce and all the set backs in...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-23-2016, 12:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,239
Posted By Kinguk
Thanks all :x It has been a while since I...

Thanks all :x

It has been a while since I posted. The job market is so competitive I didn't get very far with a part-time job. However, I did get into the organization of my dreams (yay!) two...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-08-2016, 01:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,239
Posted By Kinguk
Homeschooling Single Parents and Childcare?

Hello, I am just checking in to find out what other single parents do for childcare... For myself, I have friends who can take my daughter (8 yrs) here and there, her dad who can take her once in a...
Forum: Single Parenting   12-03-2014, 01:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,312
Posted By Kinguk
Thanks everyone. I have been talking to others as...

Thanks everyone. I have been talking to others as well who say the same thing -- which is a big fat no. I have some stuff to sort out for sure and there is more to the story... All of this input has...
Forum: Single Parenting   11-28-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,312
Posted By Kinguk
I don't want to take child support from narcissist father any longer

I receive the full amount of child support. I'm coming out of poverty and getting my emotional strength back... Her dad is a frickin' piece of work. I've been dreaming of the day when I could say...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-18-2013, 10:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 450
Posted By Kinguk
I am crawling my way out of poverty and am...

I am crawling my way out of poverty and am finally at a good place financially -- still low-income and not financially self-sufficient, but I do have more coming in than going out!
 
My student...
Forum: January 2011   10-20-2010, 04:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,759
Posted By Kinguk
I was concernced about flu season too because of...

I was concernced about flu season too because of all the hype surrounding it. My doctor reassured me that, because I was exclusively breastfeeding, there was no need to worry nor get the flu shot --...
Forum: Finding Your Tribe   05-01-2010, 03:49 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 13,498
Posted By Kinguk
Here is my most favorite, super-duper,...

Here is my most favorite, super-duper, calorie-packed pancake recipe:

2c rolled oats
2c buttermilk
-- stir to blend. Refridgerate overnight

2 eggs
1/4c butter (melted and cooled)

Mix...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   04-25-2010, 12:03 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,525
Posted By Kinguk
I see every negative/challenging situation as an...

I see every negative/challenging situation as an opportunity to teach...

Talk openly with her about food, why you choose the food you do for your house, and discuss how it makes her feel. Set the...
Forum: Single Parenting   04-24-2010, 11:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,048
Posted By Kinguk
If anyone asks, I tell them I'm a stay-at-home...

If anyone asks, I tell them I'm a stay-at-home mom. I am attending school parttime and am out of the home 12 hours per week; she is in childcare four mornings per week.

As far as income, about...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-06-2010, 04:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,305
Posted By Kinguk
I have had some unfortunate money issues arise...

I have had some unfortunate money issues arise and am now in a scary financial situation. I would like to sell my old engagement ring (I have been hanging on to it for an emergeny such as this)....
Forum: Single Parenting   04-04-2010, 05:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 697
Posted By Kinguk
Ahh, your hard work has paid off. Now you get to...

Ahh, your hard work has paid off. Now you get to go live your dreams. You know that one thing you always wished you could do but never could? Now you get to go do it...
Forum: Single Parenting   04-04-2010, 02:41 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,769
Posted By Kinguk
I've always had great relationships (minus the...

I've always had great relationships (minus the one I married into oddly enough), but have always really enjoyed being single. Now that I've been there done that (married, that is) I realize I can...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   04-04-2010, 01:36 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,351
Posted By Kinguk
My living room is so emptyyyyyyyyy!! I have...

My living room is so emptyyyyyyyyy!!

I have one bookshelf left to tackle and then I'm done the whole room; I'll finish up with that tomorrow. I've been taking pictures all along so will be...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   04-02-2010, 01:45 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,351
Posted By Kinguk
Quote: Originally Posted by clutterwarrior...

Quote:
Originally Posted by clutterwarrior http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15254098)
Today I have almost finished the job...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   03-31-2010, 01:48 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,351
Posted By Kinguk
I had this feeling that my student loan would...

I had this feeling that my student loan would get interrupted -- I was right. The administration with my new school is fairly disorganized and I just got an "Oops!" email from my financial...
Forum: The Mindful Home   03-30-2010, 03:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,058
Posted By Kinguk
Moving my garbage can outside the front door has...

Moving my garbage can outside the front door has dramatically improved the smell of my house! My garbage can locks so I don't have to worry about any cute little animals getting into it. It was a...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   03-30-2010, 02:34 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,351
Posted By Kinguk
Quote: Originally Posted by flapjill...

Quote:
Originally Posted by flapjill http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15239426)
I re-read the first post and I think I...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   03-26-2010, 02:01 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,351
Posted By Kinguk
I got a lot done yesterday considering I only...

I got a lot done yesterday considering I only had a few hours. I purged my office area that's in my bedroom. I've just been dragging everything out into the kitchen so it's full of boxes and it...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   03-25-2010, 04:34 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,351
Posted By Kinguk
Today I started putting things back into my...

Today I started putting things back into my bedroom. I narrowed 5 shelves down to two http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/thumb.gif Now, I just have to unclutter the wannabe office...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   03-24-2010, 03:00 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,351
Posted By Kinguk
Yesterday I: ~ organized my...

Yesterday I:

~ organized my Craigslist/recycling closet
~ dropped huge bag off at thrift store
~ downloaded my vacuum on my neighbour...I was going to take it to the thrift store but she took...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   03-23-2010, 12:47 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,351
Posted By Kinguk
Things are slow going but I'm not stressing over...

Things are slow going but I'm not stressing over it. Yesterday was spent on running errands and Sunday, all I managed to get done was cook/freeze some soup! My freezer's going to be [I]packed[I] by...
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