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Forum: Books, Music, and Media   08-02-2002, 04:38 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,452
Posted By pina la nina
Dr Strangelove Room With a View Repo Man ...

Dr Strangelove
Room With a View
Repo Man
The Snapper
Forum: Women's Health   08-01-2002, 11:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 525
Posted By pina la nina
Do any of you get them? I'm having my first...

Do any of you get them? I'm having my first since dd before was born, I don't get them often but I hate it when I do! I have one spot that flares up when I get stressed, run down, etc.

What I'm...
Forum: Spirituality   07-29-2002, 09:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 932
Posted By pina la nina
I responded over on TAO but Ill pipe up over...

I responded over on TAO but Ill pipe up over here too, on more of the religious front..

While I agree with Kingsolver's description of natural selection, what a theory entails, and the fact that...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   07-26-2002, 04:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,144
Posted By pina la nina
I had a book my boss loaned me for a year!! It...

I had a book my boss loaned me for a year!! It took me that long to finish it (this was before kids!) soo embarrassing. I didn't hate it but I kept getting distracted by other funner books.

I...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   07-26-2002, 04:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,493
Posted By pina la nina
He is wonderful - a brilliant storyteller. I...

He is wonderful - a brilliant storyteller. I heard that he does his long story in Prairie Home Companion each week (the Lake Wobegon story) without notes. Is that true? Has anyone seen the show...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   07-20-2002, 09:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,229
Posted By pina la nina
While I'm veg, my dh isn't and my dd now 11mo...

While I'm veg, my dh isn't and my dd now 11mo (!) is occaisionally munching on meat, but is mostly veg too. My munchies I assume you mean finger foods that your baby can pick up herself and play...
Forum: Parenting   07-18-2002, 05:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,401
Posted By pina la nina
I think its OK to tell benevolent lies when G'ma...

I think its OK to tell benevolent lies when G'ma & G'pa ask about their gifts whereabouts. Tell them it was loved to death. Or if it was something you truly don't want replaced - ie) Barbie stuff -...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   07-18-2002, 05:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,787
Posted By pina la nina
Did any one mention An Ideal Husband? Great...

Did any one mention An Ideal Husband?

Great film!
Forum: Parenting   07-18-2002, 04:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,951
Posted By pina la nina
OOOH this is one of my sore points! I do NOT...

OOOH this is one of my sore points! I do NOT tolerate any remarks about weight, size, chubbiness, etc - not even meant in a good way. I had to really discuss this with my mom who was not really that...
Forum: Parenting   07-18-2002, 09:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,640
Posted By pina la nina
You guys are so right about the assumptions...

You guys are so right about the assumptions people make via the clothes a baby wears - my dd is now almost 11 mo and essentially androgenous looking (outside the diaper, of course.) We often dress...
Forum: Parenting   07-17-2002, 09:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,640
Posted By pina la nina
I cried today listening to "Free To Be You &...

I cried today listening to "Free To Be You & Me." As much as I love to hear the messages of empowerment for girls and the invitations to sensitivity for boys, and it really moves me in my feminist...
Forum: Women's Health   07-16-2002, 01:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,372
Posted By pina la nina
Hi Kati - Good Luck tomorrow! I had that same...

Hi Kati - Good Luck tomorrow! I had that same procedure done when I was 17 - way before I had my dd last year (at 30) and I was also worried about some of the things that are bothering you....
Forum: Spirituality   06-28-2002, 08:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 718
Posted By pina la nina
lilyka - i was thinking of the temple situation...

lilyka - i was thinking of the temple situation too - how strange that must have been!

This reminds me of the movie that depicts the life of the Dalai Lama (anybody remember the name?) where they...
Forum: Spirituality   06-28-2002, 07:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 379
Posted By pina la nina
Quickly - I'm on borrowed time here my dd should...

Quickly - I'm on borrowed time here my dd should awaken at any moment...

I love reading these! Much of what I love has been covered - also an extremely small congregation of sincere struggling...
Forum: Short Stories   05-17-2002, 10:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 557
Posted By pina la nina
Hi! I'm on my way out of town, so I won't be...

Hi! I'm on my way out of town, so I won't be responding immediately, but I would love to put some of this out there for any and all responses.

Here's what I'm doing - I guess this is more "misc....
Forum: Poetry   05-16-2002, 08:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 186
Posted By pina la nina
I think the poet ultimately reserves the right...

I think the poet ultimately reserves the right to accept or change any suggestions you make. So it stays their voice. You can point out what you see and change it but you can't (ethically) call that...
Forum: Poetry   05-16-2002, 08:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By pina la nina
WOW! I think thats beautiful! Really vivid - I...

WOW! I think thats beautiful! Really vivid - I felt like I was there!
Forum: Preteens and Teens   05-13-2002, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,077
Posted By pina la nina
Don't know if this will help - or if there's any...

Don't know if this will help - or if there's any way to inspire him to do this - but when I was on crutches - it was the hugest workout! My upper body became so strong. Its a lot of work to get...
Forum: Plays   05-12-2002, 02:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,173
Posted By pina la nina
How sweet! I'm sniffling right now - clearly I...

How sweet! I'm sniffling right now - clearly I am a huge sap. I liked it! Thanks for sharing that with us!
Forum: Miscellaneous Writing   05-10-2002, 04:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 425
Posted By pina la nina
I am smiling to myself imagining you guys...

I am smiling to myself imagining you guys "disposing" of your missized tree - what a funny mess!
Forum: Poetry   05-10-2002, 08:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 213
Posted By pina la nina
very touching and bittersweet - feels like every...

very touching and bittersweet - feels like every day is mother's day thank you for sharing that!
Forum: Short Stories   05-09-2002, 04:11 PM
Replies: 2
  Lying
Views: 177
Posted By pina la nina
Great story! I printed it out and read it - what...

Great story! I printed it out and read it - what an interesting memory - I had a teacher & incident that it really reminded me of! Mine was sort of the opposite - the one time I did alright by her I...
Forum: Short Stories   05-09-2002, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 153
Posted By pina la nina
What a powerful story! I printed it out and read...

What a powerful story! I printed it out and read it over lunch. I really like how you mixed the children's stories with the reality - I think that was great, especially at the beginning. There are...
Forum: Poetry   05-09-2002, 11:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 80
Posted By pina la nina
Wow! Awesome! Sorry I have nothing more concrete...

Wow! Awesome! Sorry I have nothing more concrete to add - it has such power energy rythm - very nice!
Forum: Poetry   05-08-2002, 08:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 58
Posted By pina la nina
Beautiful! And haunting - it really captures...

Beautiful! And haunting - it really captures that feeling!
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