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Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-23-2013, 08:54 PM
Replies: 509
Views: 9,164
Posted By counterGOPI
Oh boy could we use this! We have to move away...

Oh boy could we use this! We have to move away from our Waldorf school and start homeschooling this fall.
 
I like oak meadow and mothering on FB and these two really hit me:
 
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Forum: Women's Health   03-20-2013, 09:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By counterGOPI
My son has a yeast rash in his  diaper area and...

My son has a yeast rash in his  diaper area and my doctor told me to use some athlete's foot cream to get rid of it. I know there is a natural remedy out there... anyone know what it is? Do I need...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   07-11-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 237
Posted By counterGOPI
Hi there! We moved here to Portland three years...

Hi there! We moved here to Portland three years ago from Virginia just for our children to attend the Portland Waldorf school.We toured both Cedarwood and the Micha-el schools as well. I would love...
Forum: Waldorf   06-30-2011, 09:49 AM
Replies: 640
Views: 120,356
Posted By counterGOPI
The alphabet cards are from eeboo and the canopy...

The alphabet cards are from eeboo and the canopy silk was from a seller on E-Bay. I can't find them on there anymore, though :( Sorry!
Forum: Women's Health   03-13-2011, 11:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 350
Posted By counterGOPI
So it appears that my almost 3 year old may have...

So it appears that my almost 3 year old may have mumps and now my 5 1/2 year old has symptoms, too. I am hoping to avoid it in my new 3 week old baby. Everything I can find on mumps online makes it...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-31-2010, 11:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,194
Posted By counterGOPI
 I need to learn from you ladies. We live in a...

 I need to learn from you ladies. We live in a very expensive area (portland, or) and I struggle to feed our family of 4 (soon to be 5) on $100 a week. I would like to cut back even  more and need...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   12-31-2010, 11:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,028
Posted By counterGOPI
Wow, I can't believe it is coming to this but we...

Wow, I can't believe it is coming to this but we just can't afford to live here anymore. We have only been here a year but the mortgage, taxes and bills are so high it seems like these are our only...
Forum: Waldorf   12-04-2010, 08:34 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 7,623
Posted By counterGOPI
We are doing great with this. Struggling to get...

We are doing great with this. Struggling to get by does kind of help though :p My oldest is getting a poncho I knit her (yarn thanks to a RAK) and the 3 figures I mentioned earlier in the thread...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   11-19-2010, 08:02 AM
Replies: 602
Views: 35,370
Posted By counterGOPI
I just made these paper evergreen trees for...

I just made these paper evergreen trees for decoratations around our home but they would make sweet gifts too: http://www.frontierdreams.blogspot.com
Forum: Pets   11-14-2010, 09:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 386
Posted By counterGOPI
We have 4 cat of various ages all with their...

We have 4 cat of various ages all with their claws and they have pretty much already destroyed our couch by using it as a scratching post. We always stop them when we see them doing it but we are...
Forum: Waldorf   10-31-2010, 12:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,941
Posted By counterGOPI
We actually use our tealights with them with no...

We actually use our tealights with them with no problems. I make 2 sizes the big ones and then little ones, too. Neither have had any issues with catching fire. HTH!
Forum: Waldorf   10-25-2010, 07:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,941
Posted By counterGOPI
We use some ridiculously huge watercolor paper I...

We use some ridiculously huge watercolor paper I get from our school store. I am not sure how large it is..at least 26 x 36.

Instead of a lid we use a compass which is really helpful and a bone...
Forum: Waldorf   10-25-2010, 07:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,556
Posted By counterGOPI
Ok ladies what would you say to this (It's a...

Ok ladies what would you say to this (It's a response I got about a lamby we already have):
Sheepskin Tanning process and chemicals – Infant Care Products



The Process



Raw stock is now...
Forum: Waldorf   10-04-2010, 01:00 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,726
Posted By counterGOPI
Quote: Originally Posted by dogretro...

Quote:
Originally Posted by dogretro http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15911276)
It was my wedding gift from my husband...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   10-04-2010, 12:22 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,570
Posted By counterGOPI
Hey everyone! I thought I would stop by and say...

Hey everyone! I thought I would stop by and say hi. I am so happy to have found this thread. I am sending my support and hugs to all of you.
We have been low-mid income for awhile but since we...
Forum: The Mindful Home   10-03-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 21,301
Posted By counterGOPI
I founda recipe to make my own laundry detergent...

I founda recipe to make my own laundry detergent using this stuff but the smell and ingredients are kinda scaring me. Is it safe and natural?
Forum: Waldorf   09-30-2010, 03:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 413
Posted By counterGOPI
I'd love to hear and see!! My computer (which...

I'd love to hear and see!!
My computer (which was broken again for weeks) started working that day defeating it's own inner dragon.
We celebrated with our school for the first time as well as at...
Forum: Waldorf   09-30-2010, 03:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 623
Posted By counterGOPI
knitted wash cloths, coconut shells (they rock!...

knitted wash cloths, coconut shells (they rock! we use them for washing/rinsing our little ones hair, too), shells, smooth rocks and I think that's all we have in there...
Forum: Waldorf   09-30-2010, 03:21 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,726
Posted By counterGOPI
Quote: Originally Posted by boatbaby...

Quote:
Originally Posted by boatbaby http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15891916)
Many of her craft idea came from other...
Forum: Waldorf   09-16-2010, 06:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By counterGOPI
Awww...

Awww http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif It felt funny taking that video (I have never done it with the girls before) but I am glad I did...
Forum: Waldorf   09-16-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,768
Posted By counterGOPI
Quote: Originally Posted by zoebird...

Quote:
Originally Posted by zoebird http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15848381)
here, for waldorf, kindy is age 3-6. in other...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   09-16-2010, 01:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 708
Posted By counterGOPI
My 2 daughters were born in Virinia and we...

My 2 daughters were born in Virinia and we avoided all shots and vaxes at their birth (and beyond, of course). I am pregnant with #3 and we now live in Oregon, I was told it's required by law here....
Forum: Waldorf   09-16-2010, 01:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,768
Posted By counterGOPI
Quote: Originally Posted by Melaniee...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Melaniee http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15841775)
Similiar to my experiences as well. In fact...
Forum: Waldorf   09-11-2010, 12:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,164
Posted By counterGOPI
Hmm. I am not sure how our teachers decided it,...

Hmm. I am not sure how our teachers decided it, I think it was after our home visits, though.
I requested K's symbol of a ladybug b/c that's what we use at home.
Forum: Waldorf   09-10-2010, 01:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,781
Posted By counterGOPI
Quote: Originally Posted by zoebird...

Quote:
Originally Posted by zoebird http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15825826)
not to bring in debate, and certainly make...
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