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Forum: Gentle Discipline   08-15-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,199
Posted By Bippity
At our house we use a combo of 'Playful...

At our house we use a combo of 'Playful Parenting' by L. Cohen and the 'Hand in Hand Parenting' style. I think that your daughter was definitely seeking some one-on-one attention from you. We find...
Forum: The Childhood Years   08-13-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 977
Posted By Bippity
discalceata , no problem at all - your opinion is...

discalceata , no problem at all - your opinion is exactly the same as my BFF's and that's what I'm trying to clarify in my own mind - why does it matter to me? I think it's that I don't believe that...
Forum: The Childhood Years   08-12-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 946
Posted By Bippity
Everybody does things differently, and no child...

Everybody does things differently, and no child gets out of childhood unscathed. We're ll just muddling thru trying to do the best we an. I do know a webside where you can find some additional info...
Forum: The Childhood Years   08-12-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 977
Posted By Bippity
Question Imagination vs. Reality at 10 yrs.?

I'm babysitting my BFF's DD for a few hrs. each day this summer - she is 10 (Alice). My own DD is 11 (Melody). We've been friends since the girls were babies. Today, I ran into a problem and could...
Forum: New Member? Introduce Yourself!   03-05-2007, 12:19 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,192
Posted By Bippity
Welcome! I had my first (& only) at 42 &...

Welcome! I had my first (& only) at 42 & 3/4.
Forum: Gentle Discipline   02-14-2007, 04:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 255
Posted By Bippity
Hmmmm... I don't know if it'd work for you, but...

Hmmmm... I don't know if it'd work for you, but with my DD whenever she starts the whiney thing I just say, "I can't understand you, why don't you take a deep breath, and try again in a calm voice....
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-14-2007, 03:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 99
Posted By Bippity
It is crunchy heaven here!! Which I did NOT know...

It is crunchy heaven here!! Which I did NOT know when I moved from Chicago - 5 yrs. ago. I just love it - finally a place where I feel like I actually belong! Where you can walk the outdoor mall &...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-14-2007, 02:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 99
Posted By Bippity
No snow? Any ice?? We're in cville & have maybe...

No snow? Any ice?? We're in cville & have maybe 1/2" of pure ICE and there's no sunshine here - just more rainy sleety stuff.

Congrats!
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-14-2007, 02:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 51
Posted By Bippity
Happy Birthday to the Valentine babies! I...

Happy Birthday to the Valentine babies!

I almost forgot - one of my friend's kids is a Valentine baby, too and she's turning 18 today! I remember when she was born - what a cutie. Now, she's...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-14-2007, 12:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 223
Posted By Bippity
I'd be afraid RATS got at it instead of some...

I'd be afraid RATS got at it instead of some machine -Sorry, but I'd throw it away. http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/duck.gif:
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-14-2007, 12:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 51
Posted By Bippity
http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/hu...

http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/hug2.gif I just wanted to share the love and wish everybody a Happy Valentines Day! http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/hug2.gif...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-14-2007, 11:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 98
Posted By Bippity
It's pretty easy to get it replaced. I once had...

It's pretty easy to get it replaced. I once had somebody smash in my car window overnight - came out in the morning to a car full of glass bits. I put a big blanket & a piece of cardboard over the...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-14-2007, 11:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 94
Posted By Bippity
Last time we lost a remote, DD had hidden it on...

Last time we lost a remote, DD had hidden it on the floor of the coat closet - where she had been building a "nest". It was under a blanket & a pillow!

Check the back corners of the closets....
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-14-2007, 11:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 360
Posted By Bippity
http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/di...

http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/dizzy.gif:
These days practically any threats made in school - esp. about a teacher and involving a gun - even a picture of a gun - are taken so...
Forum: Dental   02-14-2007, 12:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 278
Posted By Bippity
6 months ago, I took DD to the dentist for the...

6 months ago, I took DD to the dentist for the first time when she turned 3. She liked the woman, I liked her too. She was patient & gentle and it was a good experience. Turned out she had a cavity...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-14-2007, 12:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 137
Posted By Bippity
Turn 'em over - flat frosts faster....

Turn 'em over - flat frosts faster. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/lol.gif
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-13-2007, 11:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 360
Posted By Bippity
Cowards! It sounds to me like the school does...

Cowards! It sounds to me like the school does not want to press charges, and they are thinking.... well, if the teacher wants to, then let HIM be the "bad guy" and press charges. There oughta be a...
Forum: Breastfeeding   02-13-2007, 10:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By Bippity
FWIW: Here's a link I just happened to...

FWIW:

Here's a link I just happened to stumble upon that talks about the risks of feeding cows milk to babies and provides some interesting historical statistics. I hope somebody can get some use...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   11-12-2006, 12:51 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 2,002
Posted By Bippity
And then it happened... yup, happened last...

And then it happened... yup, happened last night, flipping thru the Chadwick's catalog - there's my old wool skirt for sale! Almost exactly the same skirt is tucked away in the back of my closet...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   11-11-2006, 08:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 409
Posted By Bippity
I'm so sorry you're having to deal with all...

I'm so sorry you're having to deal with all this. Sounds like a lot of stress yet. Obviously, some of it you will just have to let go of since we can't change anybody but ourselves. But, that's also...
Forum: Gentle Discipline   11-11-2006, 07:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 496
Posted By Bippity
Similar problem here to w/ our dog (who we got...

Similar problem here to w/ our dog (who we got about 2 weeks before we found out I was pregnant). But, we also had an old cat who recently passed on. What we did was get one of those chain locks for...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   11-11-2006, 07:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 285
Posted By Bippity
You should join the Yahoo Group called "PNOC"...

You should join the Yahoo Group called "PNOC" It's Parent's Network of Charlottesville" Also, check out www.albemarlekids.com (http://www.albemarlekids.com) - they've got everything listed to kids...
Forum: Vaccinations   11-11-2006, 06:22 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,080
Posted By Bippity
I wouldn't worry too much about it either. But,...

I wouldn't worry too much about it either. But, I will call the kid's room & let them know DD's got it.

After all... all the "good little doo bees"...
Forum: Vaccinations   11-11-2006, 06:05 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,080
Posted By Bippity
We've just been going about life as normal. I...

We've just been going about life as normal. I figured, yup, she was exposed but who knows if the actually caught it? Well, we know NOW.... so we'll stay home and take life easy till they go away....
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   11-11-2006, 05:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 992
Posted By Bippity
Dr. T. is amazing. Laid back, yes, quiet, yes,...

Dr. T. is amazing. Laid back, yes, quiet, yes, but also very intelligent and knows what he's doing. He was the first to catch my DD's kidney problem on u/s at about 28 wks. and he did the amnio to...
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