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Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-16-2013, 10:45 AM
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Posted By amandajf
Amy, what do you recommend for grades 7-8 as...

Amy, what do you recommend for grades 7-8 as Math Mammoth only goes up to grade 6? 
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-13-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By amandajf
Amy hit the nail on the head with description. I...

Amy hit the nail on the head with description. I apologize I wasn't able to do so well. Grammar and Math are my biggest concerns, and I found some suggestions for science and history on other...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-12-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By amandajf
Sorry. She is 12, and around about 6 or 7th...

Sorry. She is 12, and around about 6 or 7th grade, depending on what assessment. I used time4learning and I found it difficult to check out progress because when I had her redo lessons, it made...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-12-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By amandajf
Also, I don't care if it is secular or not. I...

Also, I don't care if it is secular or not. I don't even need lesson plans. I just want to make sure I hit all of the things necessary for this world of standardized testing.
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-12-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By amandajf
I've been using a curriculum and I hate it. I...

I've been using a curriculum and I hate it. I would really prefer something with workbooks that I can just go through and teach each topic and move on once mastered. I don't care if it's secular or...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   10-04-2012, 08:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 138
Posted By amandajf
I'm looking for some books for a completely new...

I'm looking for some books for a completely new dad to quickly get him up on natural pregnancy and birth, and attachment parenting. i've not been in the baby loop for a decade, so i don't even know...
Forum: Women's Health   10-15-2011, 02:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 268
Posted By amandajf
I'm about to purchase some Dermabond for the...

I'm about to purchase some Dermabond for the cracks in my hands. Anyone tried this? Liquid bandage won't hold and even when I tried reinforcing with the glue/tissue/glue epoxy mixture, the cracks...
Forum: Women's Health   10-14-2011, 03:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 268
Posted By amandajf
Anyone have any new revelations with this? I...

Anyone have any new revelations with this? I have all 7 forms of psoriasis and am managing my skin arthritis with olive oil soap and lotion (thantks to a Dr,. Drew segment, i heard this stuff is...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   05-11-2010, 11:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,444
Posted By amandajf
I'm not worried about discussing it. We talk all...

I'm not worried about discussing it. We talk all the time. My question was, what do you do with a young teen who clearly wants to explore their sexuality and is seeking out porn?

What appropriate...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   05-11-2010, 11:02 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,444
Posted By amandajf
Quote: Originally Posted by MusicianDad...

Quote:
Originally Posted by MusicianDad http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15393210)
Just want to say, if she's 13 then unless...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   05-10-2010, 10:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,444
Posted By amandajf
* ON BOOKS: If we are talking about these...

* ON BOOKS: If we are talking about these series, then they are Young Adult fiction.

I know, I know. I didn't buy them, her mom did. I just didn't inspect them. Thus far, kidlet and I share same...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   05-10-2010, 10:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,444
Posted By amandajf
I know it's been awhile. I only come...

I know it's been awhile. I only come sporadically as time allows. My kids are older, soo...

Anyway, my 13yo daughter was recently discovered to be in cyber sex chats on her phone. We took the...
Forum: Vaccinations   10-25-2009, 12:57 AM
Replies: 634
Views: 59,093
Posted By amandajf
Wow. thanks guys for easing my mind.

Wow. thanks guys for easing my mind.
Forum: Vaccinations   10-24-2009, 10:24 PM
Replies: 634
Views: 59,093
Posted By amandajf
everyone i know who's gotten it has been fine....

everyone i know who's gotten it has been fine. just felt like butt for two or three days and voila.

i'm not happy being exposed. i am asthmatic, so if i get it i will wind up on steroids which...
Forum: Vaccinations   10-24-2009, 09:43 PM
Replies: 634
Views: 59,093
Posted By amandajf
I'm pretty adamant about stuff like this. People...

I'm pretty adamant about stuff like this. People do not bug me about vaccines, not even our doctor. My youngest is 8 and although I'm pretty much out of the AP community, hence why I'm not up to...
Forum: Vaccinations   10-24-2009, 09:29 PM
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Views: 59,093
Posted By amandajf
Well i am absolutely freaking out. my kids are...

Well i am absolutely freaking out. my kids are with a lil girl who got the nasal vaccine wednesday. they're coming home from a party early because the lil girl has a 102 fever. she's rarely sick,...
Forum: Vaccinations   10-24-2009, 09:23 PM
Replies: 634
Views: 59,093
Posted By amandajf
Sorry for jumping the thread. having anxiety...

Sorry for jumping the thread. having anxiety now. can my kids catch h1n1 from someone who got the nasal spray vaccine?
Forum: Mental Health   09-30-2007, 05:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 401
Posted By amandajf
I know alot of adults who rave about it when it...

I know alot of adults who rave about it when it comes to getting things done and staying on task. Reason is because it's an amphetamine (think speed).

Talk to your doctor about not sleeping....
Forum: Mental Health   09-29-2007, 07:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 408
Posted By amandajf
I have an 11 dd (step dd, we rotate custody...

I have an 11 dd (step dd, we rotate custody weekly and i've been in the pic since she was 9 months old) who was diagnosed odd two years ago and diagnosed with anxiety. did in home therapy / behavior...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   09-27-2006, 11:53 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,983
Posted By amandajf
I'm experienced in CPS. Although most would find...

I'm experienced in CPS. Although most would find me a heretic, I've had multiple CPS investigations due to a variety of failure to do well patient check ups, failure to vaccinate, breastfeeding,...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   09-13-2006, 12:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 440
Posted By amandajf
when my female pit bull was 10 months old, she...

when my female pit bull was 10 months old, she nursed a 9 week old kitten. the kitten just didnt' wanna wean and he caught our pit bull sleeping. our dog put up with him 2 two months. i have video...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   09-13-2006, 12:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 440
Posted By amandajf
according to snopes.com it's a fake. anyone who...

according to snopes.com it's a fake. anyone who wants to read the sad truth, go for it. but right now, me and my dh are finding it adorable. whether it was a photo set up or not, it's still a sweet...
Forum: Pregnancy and Birth Loss   09-12-2006, 10:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 440
Posted By amandajf
http://srhpost.blogspot.com/2006/09/mother-of-yea...

http://srhpost.blogspot.com/2006/09/mother-of-year.html

While in the midst of our pregnancy loss, my dh found this link.

i apologize if no one else sees this as uplifting. we found it...
Forum: May 2007   09-12-2006, 08:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 534
Posted By amandajf
i had this long rambling post in response, but...

i had this long rambling post in response, but realized it was merely the written, chaotic thoughts all mommas feel/think when this happens. we've all seen it before. all i can say at this point is...
Forum: May 2007   09-12-2006, 04:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 534
Posted By amandajf
i had a sono and blood work today. preliminary...

i had a sono and blood work today. preliminary sono report is that i m/c. they didn't see anything in there. but i also don't recall anything coming out, so who knows?

either way the lines are...
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