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Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   06-20-2013, 06:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 130
Posted By Aquitane
Thanks, IsaFrench and Journeymom!   I know I...

Thanks, IsaFrench and Journeymom!
 
I know I just have to buckle down and do it.  But, UGH!  I also know that it has to come from ME.  If DH does it, I think it will not go over as well.  Even...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   06-18-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 130
Posted By Aquitane
How would you bring up the counseling services...

How would you bring up the counseling services you have found for your grieving MIL?
 
My FIL died about a year and a half ago.  MIL has stated that she would be like to go to some sort of grief...
Forum: Women's Health   09-18-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 272
Posted By Aquitane
OHJoy-Please feel free to PM me.   CI Mama-...

OHJoy-Please feel free to PM me.
 
CI Mama- what great news!  I am sorry for your continued discomfort.  Sorry, I don't have any suggestions.
 
Forum: Women's Health   09-07-2012, 03:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 272
Posted By Aquitane
My aunt and grandma were told to stay away from...

My aunt and grandma were told to stay away from caffeine.  I've heard that some women are just genetically more susceptible.  Glad to hear that it went well.  My grandma actually had her cysts...
Forum: Women's Health   09-03-2012, 11:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 272
Posted By Aquitane
It's so funny that HappyHappyMommy bumped this...

It's so funny that HappyHappyMommy bumped this up.  I had a rather agonizing experience recently regarding my mammogram.
 
I had a baseline at 35.  I had one last year at age 40 and so this year...
Forum: Learning at School   08-30-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 602
Posted By Aquitane
First, you should know I am a 4th grade teacher....

First, you should know I am a 4th grade teacher.
 
Next, you should know that I did not like my son's 4th grade teacher.  However, my son adored her.  Like PP stated, sometimes you have to get...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-08-2012, 10:03 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 1,402
Posted By Aquitane
I joined for a sad reason.  My BF had a...

I joined for a sad reason.  My BF had a stillbirth about 5 years ago.  I was googling trying to find info. about it because I was so upset, and I wanted to be of some kind of use to her.  The online...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-06-2012, 10:03 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 828
Posted By Aquitane
I didn't start dying my hair until after I had...

I didn't start dying my hair until after I had DS who is now 14.
 
I mostly just have highlights done at the salon.  I am a natural dirty blond, so I don't mind my own color.  The highlights just...
Forum: Personal Growth   08-06-2012, 08:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,471
Posted By Aquitane
I also agree that I have a real hard time with...

I also agree that I have a real hard time with criticism.  At my eval's my bosses HAVE to give some sort of constructive criticism because "no one's perfect."  I've had bosses say that they hated...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-30-2012, 10:23 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 649
Posted By Aquitane
Like most, I would pay off debt and put some...

Like most, I would pay off debt and put some away for my kids' college and for retirement.  We would give $$ to family members and probably donate to our local school district.
 
DH and I would go...
Forum: Spirituality   07-26-2012, 12:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 173
Posted By Aquitane
My term is up Nov. 2013.  The interim pastor...

My term is up Nov. 2013.  The interim pastor should be installed in January sometime.  However, there has been talk that the UCC does not allow churches to start their search for a new pastor until...
Forum: Spirituality   07-25-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 173
Posted By Aquitane
So, do you think we should leave now, or should...

So, do you think we should leave now, or should I stay until I fulfill my council obligation?  I feel that if I leave now, I will leave them in the lurch because not many people want to be on the...
Forum: Spirituality   07-25-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 173
Posted By Aquitane
Annaknitsspock, yes, I am guilty of being lazy...

Annaknitsspock, yes, I am guilty of being lazy about social change too.  Also, I HATE confrontations.  So, I'm not sure if I would be the best person to fight this fight.
 
Jgallagher66 - This is...
Forum: Spirituality   07-25-2012, 07:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 173
Posted By Aquitane
Okay, so this is rather long, but I would like...

Okay, so this is rather long, but I would like some feedback from someone who is not emotionally involved in this.
 
My family has been attending a small UCC church for about 8 years.  In that...
Forum: Personal Growth   07-22-2012, 02:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,471
Posted By Aquitane
I think KXS has a good point. In my case, my...

I think KXS has a good point. In my case, my boss was making my work life a living hell.  However, if you don't have a person like that and it's something where you cry even during a confrontation...
Forum: Personal Growth   07-19-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,471
Posted By Aquitane
Okay, so this is totally me, also.    Here's...

Okay, so this is totally me, also. 
 
Here's how I stopped doing this at work:
 
My 3rd boss in my career was the biggest jerk.  He was a real sexist and would make comments about what you wore...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-02-2012, 07:46 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 400
Posted By Aquitane
I have 2, (they are 13 and 9) and yes, I am...

I have 2, (they are 13 and 9) and yes, I am super happy that we are done and have been done for quite a while now.  I admit that around age 39, I kinda felt sad for about 2 seconds about not having...
Forum: Television   08-18-2011, 07:31 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,890
Posted By Aquitane
We just started watching Friday Night Dinner on...

We just started watching Friday Night Dinner on BBC America.  Super funny!
Forum: Television   08-03-2011, 07:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,412
Posted By Aquitane
I read that it has been picked up for a second...

I read that it has been picked up for a second season.  Also, it is currently TNT's highest rated show. 
 
DH and I are happy because so many shows we've enjoyed get canceled way too soon!
Forum: Site Help   08-02-2011, 11:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 226
Posted By Aquitane
Can you tell me how to do one?  I've tried...

Can you tell me how to do one?  I've tried several times and all it does is ask me for the name and then it searches for a product similar to it.
 
This comes from the thread "Enuresis Treatment...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-12-2011, 01:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 177
Posted By Aquitane
Our studio has 3 shows on Sunday.  One is...

Our studio has 3 shows on Sunday.  One is usually about an hour or an hour and 15 minutes long.  The other two are around 1 1/2 to 2 hours long.  The majority of students just perform in one show. ...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-12-2011, 07:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 364
Posted By Aquitane
I agree with crunchy mommy about rinsing it out...

I agree with crunchy mommy about rinsing it out after emptying it.  I'd use either vinegar or a bleach/water mixture and then let it dry.
 
We've had a sandbox for a number of years.  We've had...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-11-2011, 12:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 602
Posted By Aquitane
I think the crowd thing might be because we...

I think the crowd thing might be because we don't want to be bothered with so many people anymore?
 
I have to add the bathroom thing.  No bathrooms, and I probably won't go to the event.
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-10-2011, 09:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 405
Posted By Aquitane
This was a few years ago...   My sister had...

This was a few years ago...
 
My sister had miscarried twins in the spring. Then in the fall a close friend/colleague had a stillbirth. (The fourth pregnancy of hers that did not go to term.) ...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   07-09-2011, 03:52 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 602
Posted By Aquitane
So, I we've been purging some of our stuff.  We...

So, I we've been purging some of our stuff.  We gave away, donated, and I had my first garage sale.
 
Today, DH and I are talking about some of our kids' toys that DS no longer plays with and DD...
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