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Forum: Parenting   08-12-2010, 08:51 PM
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Posted By Jwebbal
A long time ago I read a parent blog/article/etc...

A long time ago I read a parent blog/article/etc that had this great advice on living as a parent every day. It was a list of 10 things (I think it was 10?) you need to do every day as a parent. One...
Forum: Family Safety   02-08-2010, 02:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 533
Posted By Jwebbal
The third row on the Odyssey is smaller than the...

The third row on the Odyssey is smaller than the back seat of an Accord, I have both cars.
Forum: Family Safety   02-08-2010, 02:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 533
Posted By Jwebbal
Marathon is rated to 65 lbs, though most kids...

Marathon is rated to 65 lbs, though most kids outgrow by height not weight. The only way to really tell is to get him in a seat and check where the top strap height is on him. Even tall kids can...
Forum: Women's Health   02-08-2010, 01:47 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,450
Posted By Jwebbal
yes, eye exercises can help convergence...

yes, eye exercises can help convergence insufficiency, that's what my son has and he wears glasses for reading. He may or may not need them for the long term. Which is why I support parents making...
Forum: Natural Body Care   02-08-2010, 03:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,147
Posted By Jwebbal
I use EO soap, love them. I re-purposed foam...

I use EO soap, love them. I re-purposed foam bottles and the mix is supposed to be one part soap to six parts water. Works great, and the pumps don't get clogged.
Forum: Family Safety   02-08-2010, 03:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 533
Posted By Jwebbal
It doesn't sound like your child is on the...

It doesn't sound like your child is on the larger side? My son was almost 3 when I had to switch him around because he hit 33 lbs. How tall is he is the better question. My kid outgrew his Marathon...
Forum: Family Safety   02-06-2010, 10:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 533
Posted By Jwebbal
Did you say the 3 yo would go in the back row?...

Did you say the 3 yo would go in the back row? Marathon isn't a problem, it's a bit tight, but not a big deal.
Forum: Family Safety   02-06-2010, 10:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 533
Posted By Jwebbal
How big and old is the harnessed child? I...

How big and old is the harnessed child? I routinely have 3 in the back row, with one in a Marathon, one in a low back booster, and one in a seat belt. It's not a problem.
Forum: Family Safety   08-26-2009, 01:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 412
Posted By Jwebbal
Hmm, I thought it was basic common install...

Hmm, I thought it was basic common install technique to put your weight in the seat and tighten? That's what I do with all my seats, and I always get a rock solid install. And yes, it takes seconds....
Forum: Women's Health   08-26-2009, 01:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By Jwebbal
The exposure is fine, it's the more days of...

The exposure is fine, it's the more days of staying home that would give me pause. I mean, she's at six days into the contagious period, and has five more, then you get a five day reprieve, then...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-25-2009, 03:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 685
Posted By Jwebbal
Yeah, this whole thing is surreal now. I just...

Yeah, this whole thing is surreal now. I just realized that my son will be off limits from her kids for one month unless he comes down with pox very early in the contagious period. With the week off...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-24-2009, 09:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 685
Posted By Jwebbal
Oh, and as for my friend B, I will just work...

Oh, and as for my friend B, I will just work harder to be a good friend and not put her in the middle. She shouldn't have to worry about being in the middle, and my occasional insecurities. In fact...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-24-2009, 09:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 685
Posted By Jwebbal
I fixed my OP to give each friend a specific...

I fixed my OP to give each friend a specific letter.

I am somewhat calmer now, and know I can get over this. I am still not sure how I feel towards Friend C, I think some of this is related to...
Forum: Women's Health   08-24-2009, 08:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,025
Posted By Jwebbal
It's one thing when someone unknowingly exposes...

It's one thing when someone unknowingly exposes others to a disease they are not aware they have. It's quite another if you KNOW you have intentionally exposed your child to a disease that has the...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-24-2009, 02:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 685
Posted By Jwebbal
I respect what has been said, and appreciate it....

I respect what has been said, and appreciate it. I do. However, no one is going to catch anything from ME, and no one is going to catch anything from my son until at least a week, but more like 10...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-23-2009, 11:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 685
Posted By Jwebbal
Well, I guess I must be crazy, as almost 100...

Well, I guess I must be crazy, as almost 100 people have read this thread and only two answered back. Hmm, perhaps it would be wise to just delete?
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-23-2009, 08:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 685
Posted By Jwebbal
Quote: Originally Posted by MomToKandE...

Quote:
Originally Posted by MomToKandE http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14275982)
Does the mom have a compromised immune...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-23-2009, 08:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 685
Posted By Jwebbal
oh, and sorry for the book! I guess I needed to...

oh, and sorry for the book! I guess I needed to get it out?
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   08-23-2009, 08:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 685
Posted By Jwebbal
Just this week a friend's child came up with...

Just this week a friend's child came up with chicken pox, so a few of us decided to go over and try and get our kids exposed. We are a small group and chicken pox has been very rare, as it seems to...
Forum: Women's Health   06-14-2009, 12:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 453
Posted By Jwebbal
A friend's teenage daughter caught malaria while...

A friend's teenage daughter caught malaria while in India. She had stopped taking the medication like so many of her friends because the meds made them sick. She became very, very ill. Had to fly...
Forum: Family Safety   06-12-2009, 01:03 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 9,561
Posted By Jwebbal
What gets me is he is comparing FF videos,...

What gets me is he is comparing FF videos, whereas my kid was rear facing at that age. I can guarantee you that the videos would be quite different if the kid in a car seat was rf. I wish car seat...
Forum: Family Safety   05-29-2009, 05:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 899
Posted By Jwebbal
My friend has a bobike, and it's great. She has...

My friend has a bobike, and it's great. She has the windshield, and her one year old does great in it.
Forum: Women's Health   05-25-2009, 09:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 210
Posted By Jwebbal
Is she showing any signs of dehydration? That...

Is she showing any signs of dehydration? That would be my primary worry.
Forum: Family Safety   05-25-2009, 09:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,181
Posted By Jwebbal
two words, polar fleece. Doesn't compact like...

two words, polar fleece. Doesn't compact like big winter coats, can keep you warm from house door to car door, bigger coats can standby for after they out of the car if needed. Car blankets also can...
Forum: Family Safety   05-23-2009, 04:33 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,546
Posted By Jwebbal
Quote: Originally Posted by Eman'smom...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Eman'smom http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/13794707)
My eight year old still fits (barely) in a...
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