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Forum: Parenting   12-30-2010, 11:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 475
Posted By mamadelbosque
We do this, although our class is only 2 days a...

We do this, although our class is only 2 days a week (6:30-8:30 or so). I make dinner and have dinner ready to eat before we leave, then we all go - we take turns taking class and watching the boys...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   12-30-2010, 10:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 282
Posted By mamadelbosque
I'm making red lentils w/ sweet potoato curry...

I'm making red lentils w/ sweet potoato curry for dinner tonight... does that count? Though, I do serve it over rice... hmm...
Forum: Family Safety   12-29-2010, 12:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 731
Posted By mamadelbosque
I really don't think WiFi or anything is a big...

I really don't think WiFi or anything is a big deal. But I've not done a lot of research, so who knows. I doubt anyone will really know for another 20-50+yrs. :shrug: As for earthcalm... after a bit...
Forum: Breastfeeding   12-29-2010, 05:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,028
Posted By mamadelbosque
DS1 was ~20 months when I got pregnant w/ ds2....

DS1 was ~20 months when I got pregnant w/ ds2. He nursed throughout my pregnancy and it was a freaking huge blessing to have an older nursling to nurse when I got engorged after ds2 was born -...
Forum: Meal Planning   12-28-2010, 03:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,595
Posted By mamadelbosque
I'd just like to say I call BS on the 'no cast...

I'd just like to say I call BS on the 'no cast iron on a glass top stove!' crap. Cause' its crap. I cook w/ cast iron every day, multiple times a day and have for the past 4 yrs on our glass-top,...
Forum: The Mindful Home   12-28-2010, 03:42 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,190
Posted By mamadelbosque
I'm strugging w/ this right now too. We got the...

I'm strugging w/ this right now too. We got the boys a (IMO) reasonable amount of gifts. MIL? Went overboard. Like, we went to see them in columbus and everything almost didn't fit in our freaking...
Forum: Family Safety   12-28-2010, 08:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 939
Posted By mamadelbosque
Yeah, I've been rear-ended twice and neither...

Yeah, I've been rear-ended twice and neither time have I had least bit of trouble getting new seats.
Forum: Meal Planning   12-28-2010, 05:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,595
Posted By mamadelbosque
If your talking skillets, go for cast iron - I...

If your talking skillets, go for cast iron - I have tons and I love it. I hate cooking on anything else. For sauce pans/pots I do stainless steel. Bakeware is mostly pyrex, though I do have a couple...
Forum: The Mindful Home   12-25-2010, 05:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 237
Posted By mamadelbosque
We have a Chop-rite meat grinder which is pretty...

We have a Chop-rite meat grinder which is pretty nice. We use it when we butcher dear mostly, though I'm sure you could put whatever through it... I think I've done turkey a couple times. :shrug
Forum: Site Help   12-24-2010, 05:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 205
Posted By mamadelbosque
I've tried to post on multiple threads over the...

I've tried to post on multiple threads over the past few days and am now giving up. Theres no point trying to post and writing out nice, thoughtful posts only to have it hang forever and never...
Forum: Parenting   12-24-2010, 11:07 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,213
Posted By mamadelbosque
We have 3 here. Sort of. We moved in with my...

We have 3 here. Sort of. We moved in with my dad... 3.5 yrs ago now 'for the summer'... and never left :o My dad & grandpa built a cabin next door last summer and dad has basicly moved in over there...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-24-2010, 10:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 317
Posted By mamadelbosque
I give stuff to all my relatives... its...

I give stuff to all my relatives... its something everybody appreciates and at this point expects - Emily will give us a tin full of goodies for xmas :p :shrug So, for specifics my: dad, mom,...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   12-23-2010, 09:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 554
Posted By mamadelbosque
IDK. DH's first suggestion was pizza, which...

IDK. DH's first suggestion was pizza, which sounds great to me... but as ds1 is currently in a 'I don't like pizza' phase... IDK!!
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-22-2010, 04:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 556
Posted By mamadelbosque
DH is getting:   Fable 3 (BF deal) Nerf...

DH is getting:
 
Fable 3 (BF deal)
Nerf gun (has *NO* idea!! DS1 is getting a diff one I got on black friday, but you could only get 1 each... I found 2 others at the goodwill for $5 and have...
Forum: Breastfeeding   12-22-2010, 04:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,257
Posted By mamadelbosque
Yup. I'm 25-30#s up from when I got pregnant w...

Yup. I'm 25-30#s up from when I got pregnant w DS1 and ~15-20#s up from when I got pregnant w/ ds2. :sigh:
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-22-2010, 10:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 414
Posted By mamadelbosque
DS2 is 16 months and is getting 3 sets of...

DS2 is 16 months and is getting 3 sets of Pop-on-Pals from us for xmas (plane, construction/trash vehicle, farmer/worker), along with several stuffies. I think at that age DS1 got a ride on toy from...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-21-2010, 07:45 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 4,739
Posted By mamadelbosque
So, I'm done now, finally, an the final score...

So, I'm done now, finally, an the final score is:
 
Each:
7 wrapped presents under tree (5 from us, 2 from great grandparents in colorado, possibly one more from grandparents in wisconsin coming,...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-21-2010, 05:20 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,228
Posted By mamadelbosque
Depends on the season. Spring/Summer/Fall every...

Depends on the season. Spring/Summer/Fall every day for most of the day (assuming its not cold & wet and raining... then no), every day. Winter? When its cold? Most days if only for a short while...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   12-21-2010, 05:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 885
Posted By mamadelbosque
Yeah, I was planning on doing sugar cookies...

Yeah, I was planning on doing sugar cookies today too... But sort of forgot that DH has his vasectomy today, which I obviously have to drive him to... SO! Maybe this afternoon? Or thursday?? I have...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-20-2010, 06:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 472
Posted By mamadelbosque
I don't see whats wrong with it. I distinctly...

I don't see whats wrong with it. I distinctly remember when I lived in Spain people being out essentially bar-hopping w/ kids till 11pm-1/2am. :shrug If we lived somewhere where we could walk around...
Forum: Parenting   12-20-2010, 05:57 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,139
Posted By mamadelbosque
But see, you obviously don't get it. Not...

But see, you obviously don't get it. Not everyone (yes, even here in the US!!) has the "resources to be safer" - not everyone has options. Some people just don't.
Forum: Parenting   12-19-2010, 06:45 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,139
Posted By mamadelbosque
Whatever. Anywhere you can drive or walk to, you...

Whatever. Anywhere you can drive or walk to, you can ride a bike to. Might not be conveneint but you can do it. Judging people to the point of calling them negligent/stupid/bad parents simply...
Forum: Meal Planning   12-19-2010, 12:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 819
Posted By mamadelbosque
Our tradition has been venison kabobs (so,...

Our tradition has been venison kabobs (so, chunks of venison marinated w/ mushrooms for like 8-12 hours or something, on skewers with peppers & onions), and lobster tails :) We order tails from...
Forum: Single Parenting   12-19-2010, 12:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,495
Posted By mamadelbosque
I have to say that I really don't "get" why he...

I have to say that I really don't "get" why he can't have overnight guests. Its his house. Its his kid too. What does it matter, exactly??
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   12-19-2010, 10:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 323
Posted By mamadelbosque
Aside from DH & the boys, I get 1-3 gifts...

Aside from DH & the boys, I get 1-3 gifts depending on price... each for: our moms/dads/their so's, my brother/dh's sister/their' so's, and our one niece. Great grandparents all just get a calendar...
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