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Forum: Women's Health   06-06-2011, 03:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 108
Posted By Stugroupie
My son has ADD, OD, and anxiety disorder.  He...

My son has ADD, OD, and anxiety disorder.  He has been on a traditional ADD med for about a year and a half, but we are looking at trying a more natural approach.  Next week we will begin an...
Forum: Learning at School   01-02-2011, 01:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,025
Posted By Stugroupie
My son also had never attended school until a...

My son also had never attended school until a couple months ago.  We went from hs to 2nd grade at the local ps.  The transition has been difficult.  It was a quick decision for us and we didn't have...
Forum: Learning at School   12-31-2010, 07:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,192
Posted By Stugroupie
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Forum: Learning at School   12-29-2010, 01:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,192
Posted By Stugroupie
Thought I would chime in since this is not an...

Thought I would chime in since this is not an option I saw anyone else share...
 
Here in IL, mandatory school age is 7yrs.  Not sure what it is there.  It is possible to skip kindy and just start...
Forum: Women's Health   10-01-2010, 09:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 490
Posted By Stugroupie
Wasn't sure where to put this, but hoping you...

Wasn't sure where to put this, but hoping you ladies will know something about this. I have the opportunity to get wild CP. My children are 7, 4 and 6mos. I am wondering if it is OK to give wild CP...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   09-16-2010, 01:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By Stugroupie
You can find tons of great info on why it is...

You can find tons of great info on why it is unsafe for babies to sleep alone here... http://www.nd.edu/~jmckenn1/lab/index.html

And this is a good news story - plus close to home......
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   08-23-2010, 06:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 468
Posted By Stugroupie
Thanks so much! I have all the equipment and...

Thanks so much! I have all the equipment and can't wait to try this! I used to borrwo my mil's pressure canner, but we got our own this year. I am canning everything in sight!

A few questions, if...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   08-22-2010, 02:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 468
Posted By Stugroupie
Hey all. Does anyone have a recipe for chili...

Hey all. Does anyone have a recipe for chili that we can can in a pressure canner? I have only found one and it doesn't include beans. Would like something that hubby can take to work, heat & eat....
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   05-17-2010, 08:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 252
Posted By Stugroupie
Rockford Holistic Moms Network...

Rockford Holistic Moms Network (http://home.homewebs.com/hmnrockfordil/)

Sensory Systems and How They Relate To Learning
Wednesday May 19, 2010
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Just Goods 201 7th...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   05-03-2010, 10:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,856
Posted By Stugroupie
This link should work for getting school ranking...

This link should work for getting school ranking info (http://iirc.niu.edu/). Otherwise, just do a search for "illinois interactive report card".

Most communities do neighborhood schools, where...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-04-2010, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 435
Posted By Stugroupie
We love Saxon for Math. We started with Math K...

We love Saxon for Math. We started with Math K when he was 4 1/2 or 5. Lots of manipulatives and repetition. (Though not too much repetition!) I just mean that they come back to previously learned...
Forum: Breastfeeding   02-22-2010, 06:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,098
Posted By Stugroupie
Thank you!! Off to the store...

Thank you!! Off to the store...
Forum: Breastfeeding   02-21-2010, 10:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,098
Posted By Stugroupie
I have this...

I have this...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   02-15-2010, 01:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 149
Posted By Stugroupie
Location:Just Goods 201 7th Street, Rockford, IL...

Location:Just Goods 201 7th Street, Rockford, IL
Time:7:00PM Wednesday, February 17th

HMN of Rockford welcomes licensed personal therapist, Harlan Johnson, to speak at this workshop for couples...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   02-01-2010, 05:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 568
Posted By Stugroupie
We have the books, teachers manuals and wood...

We have the books, teachers manuals and wood pieces w/ mats. The wooden pieces were great when we were just starting out with letters and how to make them. The teachers manuals were a waste to me. I...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   02-01-2010, 05:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 584
Posted By Stugroupie
I highly recommend getting the activity book. We...

I highly recommend getting the activity book. We don't always do an activity, but both children do the coloring pages (sometimes while I read) and my son does the mapwork. It also has book...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-30-2010, 10:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 584
Posted By Stugroupie
LucyRev - I started vol 1 w/ my kids at ages 6...

LucyRev - I started vol 1 w/ my kids at ages 6 and 3. My oldest does everything and my youngest listens to the stories and participates as much as possible doing coloring pages and some of the...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-29-2010, 10:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 584
Posted By Stugroupie
Yep. We are on chapter 15, I think. We started...

Yep. We are on chapter 15, I think. We started in the fall, but apparantly we took too much time off. Not sure if we will finish by next school year! My 6yo ds loves it and my 3yo dd enjoys...
Forum: Breastfeeding   01-26-2010, 10:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 455
Posted By Stugroupie
This has been so helpful. I found a deal on the...

This has been so helpful. I found a deal on the Medela Swing and thought I would get it, but it seems that a manual will work just fine for what I need. I think I will pick up a manual pump and save...
Forum: Breastfeeding   01-24-2010, 11:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 455
Posted By Stugroupie
I am a SAHM of two with one on the way. The...

I am a SAHM of two with one on the way. The older two were exclusively breastfed but I have never pumped or used bottles. I think this time around I would like to pump a bit so that I can have some...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   01-24-2010, 11:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 342
Posted By Stugroupie
Would you consider visiting Rockford from time...

Would you consider visiting Rockford from time to time? There is a very active Holistic Moms Network group here. Find them at www.holisticmoms.org (http://www.holisticmoms.org). Good luck!
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-19-2010, 06:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 920
Posted By Stugroupie
This is all very helpful and overwhelming! We...

This is all very helpful and overwhelming! We are currently doing Book 1 of SOTW (ancients) and we are/ were really excited to do the middle ages next year.

Sonlight seems to be highly...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-18-2010, 09:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 920
Posted By Stugroupie
Hi, all. We have been eclectic homeschoolers...

Hi, all. We have been eclectic homeschoolers from the start. Next year, my oldedst will be doing 2nd grade work and my middle will be doing K. I have always just pieced together our materials,...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-08-2010, 05:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,460
Posted By Stugroupie
They told me that individual homeschools are not...

They told me that individual homeschools are not able to participate. They also told me that homeschool groups can't participate, either, so maybe I got the wrong info...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-08-2010, 05:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,217
Posted By Stugroupie
My 6 1/2 yo is similar. He sits at the table...

My 6 1/2 yo is similar. He sits at the table while the littler ones do quiet activities. (I only have a 3yo, but I babysit, too.) He needs alot of redirecting and it is easier to do with him in the...
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