Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 48
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: basilico
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   09-13-2013, 09:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 419
Posted By basilico
I'm guessing this is what he read. Thank you,...

I'm guessing this is what he read. Thank you, CNN. We really believe everything you say (sarcasm)  http://www.cnn.com/2013/09/12/health/worst-measles-year/index.html
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-20-2013, 07:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 209
Posted By basilico
DD will be starting preschool and the teacher...

DD will be starting preschool and the teacher mentioned they all use hand sanitizer before snack. The thought of 3 year olds using hand sanitizer and then sticking their hands in their mouth while...
Forum: Unschooling   08-01-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 493
Posted By basilico
A little update: We've been getting dvds from...

A little update: We've been getting dvds from the library and DD loves them! Her favorite right now is Discovery channel Oceanic about humpback whales. They follow a mother and baby which is right...
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   02-28-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By basilico
We're up in the northwest suburbs but come down...

We're up in the northwest suburbs but come down to the west suburbs often.  We actually use Dr Schattauer in Oak Park and he's been great.  We went through several "typical" doctors who wanted us to...
Forum: Unschooling   02-24-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 493
Posted By basilico
Lots of great ideas here!  Thank you so much!  I...

Lots of great ideas here!  Thank you so much!  I can't wait to see which ones our library has this week. 
Forum: Unschooling   02-22-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 493
Posted By basilico
That's a really good point!  I wouldn't have...

That's a really good point!  I wouldn't have thought of that.  Although, when looking at dinosaur books for DD, I did pass on one that showed dinosaurs in a city (comparing the size and amount of...
Forum: Unschooling   02-21-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 493
Posted By basilico
Thank you for all the suggestions!  We have not...

Thank you for all the suggestions!  We have not watched the Planet Earth series with her yet.  I was typing my original post a bit too fast and meant for it to ask if it is age appropriate haha. ...
Forum: Unschooling   02-20-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 493
Posted By basilico
Has anyone watched the Planet Earth series with...

Has anyone watched the Planet Earth series with young children?  DD turned 3 the end of December and has taken an interest in animals through magazines and books. Are there other series that are...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   02-19-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 800
Posted By basilico
I understand and agree with what the OP is...

I understand and agree with what the OP is saying.  We, like aggie pop, don't vax for all the other reasons but the pain of it does also have an effect on me.  We VERY selectively vaxxed DD when she...
Forum: Frugality & Finances   01-31-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 9,236
Posted By basilico
http://www.mothering.com/community/content/type/6...

http://www.mothering.com/community/content/type/61/id/282844/width/350/height/700/flags/LL (http://www.mothering.com/community/content/type/61/id/282844/)
 
My frugal tip is to simplify and love...
Forum: Natural Body Care   01-10-2013, 10:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 428
Posted By basilico
Thank you all for the replies!  Looks like I'll...

Thank you all for the replies!  Looks like I'll have to try it out and see.  I'm loving it as a household cleaner so it would be great if I could use it for body as well!  I'll see how it works on...
Forum: Natural Body Care   01-07-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 428
Posted By basilico
I've recently begun using Dr. Bronners for...

I've recently begun using Dr. Bronners for cleaning around the house.  I know it can be used for shampoo/body soap but I've heard that it dries out your skin and makes hair dry and straw-like.  Can...
Forum: Breastfeeding   11-30-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 251
Posted By basilico
No, I wont be working.  Its both a...

No, I wont be working.  Its both a personal preference and to have my DH and DD involved in feeding the baby.  I liked that with DD, she was still getting "the good stuff" but my DH could help with...
Forum: Breastfeeding   11-29-2012, 05:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 251
Posted By basilico
Hi everyone!  I'm new to this part of the...

Hi everyone!  I'm new to this part of the forum.  I'm about 4 months along with #2.  I pumped for the first few months with #1 and supplemented with formula. This time around I'd like to try to...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   11-19-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 239
Posted By basilico
Wow thank you guys for sharing!  Sassyfirechick,...

Wow thank you guys for sharing!  Sassyfirechick, how were you able to determine that vaccine as the trigger for the oat sensitivity?  I'm interested to do more research on this because I completely...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   11-19-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 239
Posted By basilico
Have there been any articles or studies about...

Have there been any articles or studies about the effect of a poor, standard american diet and vaccination vs a healthy, non-chemical diet and vaccinations?  Also, anything specifically about GMOs...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   11-17-2012, 04:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 270
Posted By basilico
Thats great that Canada is a lot more lenient...

Thats great that Canada is a lot more lenient with vaccines!  I really wish it wasn't such a big deal down here.  http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/banghead.gif
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   11-01-2012, 09:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 270
Posted By basilico
Interesting.  Thank you so much!

Interesting.  Thank you so much!
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   11-01-2012, 09:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By basilico
Thanks for the replies!  I agree. I know she is...

Thanks for the replies!  I agree. I know she is already set in her ways with the flu shot and there's no way she will be changing my opinion so its best to just end it there. 
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   10-30-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 270
Posted By basilico
Just curious, are Canadian schools (public and...

Just curious, are Canadian schools (public and private) in the same boat as American schools with vaccines being "required" with few exemptions?  Or do schools not have anything to do with...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   10-22-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By basilico
Thank you both for sharing.  I'm glad you both...

Thank you both for sharing.  I'm glad you both were ok in the end.  I think it is ridiculous to give pregnant women ANY vaccine.  They give you a list of things to avoid, yet want to put all sorts...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   10-22-2012, 11:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By basilico
Thank you for checking.  I couldn't find much on...

Thank you for checking.  I couldn't find much on avoiding the shot when pregnant.  It seems that every site is just spewing the same old thing: how its not harmful at all and if you don't get it you...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   10-22-2012, 09:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By basilico
I'm currently pregnant and with each pregnancy,...

I'm currently pregnant and with each pregnancy, the nurse gets upset with me at every...single...appointment for not getting a flu shot!  My Dr. is great so I wouldn't switch just because of her. ...
Forum: Craft Workshops   10-02-2012, 06:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By basilico
Craigslist! Of course!  Why didn't I think of...

Craigslist! Of course!  Why didn't I think of looking there in the first place?  Thank you!  I think we will end up with hand tools and a scroll saw.  Thanks again!
Forum: Craft Workshops   09-24-2012, 05:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By basilico
What is the best tool for making...

What is the best tool for making wooden "ostheimer-like" figures?  I'm looking at the Dremels but I'm not sure which one would work best for the thickness of the wood.  I know a scroll saw would be...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 48

 
Forum Jump: