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Forum: Personal Growth   07-14-2010, 03:44 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,858
Posted By PajamaMama
I've met most of my friends through my...

I've met most of my friends through my children's activities. When they were babies I went to LLL meetings, when they became older I met friends through school activities. I have also made an effort...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-13-2010, 12:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 351
Posted By PajamaMama
no coffee in the house. rawr. oh yeah, and...

no coffee in the house. rawr.

oh yeah, and it's Tuesday morning and I want to play World of Warcraft and I can't because of server maintenance. rawr.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-13-2010, 12:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 112
Posted By PajamaMama
It's taken me about two years each move to find...

It's taken me about two years each move to find "community" and start to feel at home.
Forum: Frugality & Finances   07-11-2010, 12:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,403
Posted By PajamaMama
Don't assume that you are at fault and that you...

Don't assume that you are at fault and that you need to pay for her car repair. Accidents in parking lots are generally considered no-fault...you should definitely talk to your insurance agent. You...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-11-2010, 11:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By PajamaMama
I have many "casual friends"/playdate friends,...

I have many "casual friends"/playdate friends, and honestly, if one of them told me she was pregnant and just needed to stay home and hunker down for awhile (like a year) it wouldn't end the...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   07-05-2010, 08:09 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 6,203
Posted By PajamaMama
I just saw this thread. I'm getting ready to...

I just saw this thread. I'm getting ready to apply to a 2 year BSN program (I have a BA in a different field). The program, if I'm accepted, starts in August 2011. I have one year to take any...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   05-28-2010, 04:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 571
Posted By PajamaMama
I have a BA in economics from a state...

I have a BA in economics from a state university, and I did not take out any student loans to get it. I decided to go back to school to become a nurse (current student) and I am not taking out any...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   05-27-2010, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By PajamaMama
You say you are more comfortable with a couple...

You say you are more comfortable with a couple than with a single person, but there are no guarantees that the relationship would last, same as if you got a family as roommates. You just never know....
Forum: Frugality & Finances   05-27-2010, 01:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By PajamaMama
thanks!

thanks!
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   05-25-2010, 11:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 821
Posted By PajamaMama
Maybe the baby wasn't the driver's child. Not...

Maybe the baby wasn't the driver's child. Not that it makes the situation okay, but it's possible. I had to have my youngest sister pick my daughter up once when I was in a car accident. She was 8...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   05-17-2010, 09:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,455
Posted By PajamaMama
Quote: Originally Posted by mymary...

Quote:
Originally Posted by mymary http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15414131)
I was also wondering about fitness centers out...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   05-17-2010, 09:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,455
Posted By PajamaMama
Quote: Originally Posted by mymary...

Quote:
Originally Posted by mymary http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15414177)
PajamaMama I couldn't find the wednesday open...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   05-16-2010, 02:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,455
Posted By PajamaMama
I live in Lenexa and I really like it here. We...

I live in Lenexa and I really like it here. We homeschool our kids whose ages range from high school to preschool, and there are several local homeschool groups if you're interested in that. The AP...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   05-15-2010, 11:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 582
Posted By PajamaMama
First of all, congratulations on your pregnancy!...

First of all, congratulations on your pregnancy! I haven't been spending as much time on mdc as I used to before I went back to school last year, so this is news to me. I'm so happy for you!
...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-27-2010, 10:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 883
Posted By PajamaMama
Then I think in your circumstance I might make a...

Then I think in your circumstance I might make a $250 donation to a charitable organization that helps students make responsible financial decisions. I would not destroy my credit over this- If you...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-23-2010, 06:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 179
Posted By PajamaMama
Is there a way to make yourself invisible to...

Is there a way to make yourself invisible to others if you're logged in to facebook? You know that feature where you can see which of your friends are online? I would like to be on facebook now and...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-23-2010, 06:29 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 802
Posted By PajamaMama
I hope you do have the friends over. 10 years...

I hope you do have the friends over. 10 years ago I was in your situation and I wish now that I had more parties and play groups at my 70s ranch house when we lived in it. Your new friends are...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   04-16-2010, 01:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 437
Posted By PajamaMama
I quit FB cold turkey. It was getting out of...

I quit FB cold turkey. It was getting out of control. I got daily friend requests from people I don't know. It felt strange. I don't miss it at all.
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-01-2010, 09:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,851
Posted By PajamaMama
My father is retired from the military, so...

My father is retired from the military, so everyone knew what everyone else's salary was...it's public information. We didn't really discuss it as a family, but once I was old enough to be curious,...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   04-01-2010, 09:39 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,645
Posted By PajamaMama
I am putting seeds and new gardening gloves and...

I am putting seeds and new gardening gloves and little shovels in my kids easter baskets this year. Also a new pair of sunglasses and a bottle of sparkly colored sunscreen. We have spent this week...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   03-18-2010, 12:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 356
Posted By PajamaMama
I'm only taking one class this summer and I'm...

I'm only taking one class this summer and I'm going to be sitting at my computer ready to register the minute registration opens so that I can get an online section. I moved to the midwest from...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   03-18-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,621
Posted By PajamaMama
I think she's old enough to shave her legs and...

I think she's old enough to shave her legs and underarms if that is what she wants. Get her a nice safe razor and give her instruction, even if you do not do it yourself. Maybe she will decide that...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-16-2010, 06:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,967
Posted By PajamaMama
Even though the bank balance may not be your...

Even though the bank balance may not be your smallest bill (as I understand it you "snowball" by paying off smallest to largest?) I would make paying that debt a priority, because it seems to me...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-16-2010, 02:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 693
Posted By PajamaMama
Quote: Originally Posted by iowaorganic...

Quote:
Originally Posted by iowaorganic http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15191591)
If you don't fulfill the contract you...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   03-16-2010, 01:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 693
Posted By PajamaMama
Quote: Originally Posted by amyamanda...

Quote:
Originally Posted by amyamanda http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15191551)
Not to be a downer, but a friend of mine...
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