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bionicjellybean

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  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     29 Jun 2012 10:05 AM

      When did your child get their second MMR shot?
    They just changed the vaccine schedule again and the 2nd MMR is now done when kids start school. It used to be 12 and 18...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     25 Jun 2012 9:41 AM

      Is this forum active anymore?
    I check in daily but don't have much to contribute on the current topics. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 May 2012 1:39 PM

      Re: typographical hilarity
    What a steal! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 May 2012 1:13 PM

      Re: Student Strikes in Montreal
    True. But in France there's a way to "overturn" the decision. Quote: ...

  • Miscellaneous
     29 May 2012 10:25 AM

      Re: Student Strikes in Montreal
    Agreed, Malkynn. I had a hard time garnering any sympathy for most of the protestors initially. But Bill 78 is disgustingly anti-democratic and I could...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     18 May 2012 11:13 AM

      Which came first pp, AF or O ?
    You can have anovulatory cycle, but the chances are if you menstruate, you've ovulated. So if you have your first PP period, you've probably ovulated...

  • Recipe Swap
     30 Apr 2012 3:58 PM

      Recipe to use up onions?
    Chop it and freeze it. Then you have diced onions ready to use for various recipes. Otherwise, French onion soup, stews, lots of caramelized onions!...

  • Miscellaneous
     30 Apr 2012 9:33 AM

      Re: Do you cook?
    I cook pretty much every night. Most nights it's a pretty complete meal. On nights I don't feel like cooking we'll have eggs and toast,...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     30 Apr 2012 9:07 AM

      Cuz older kids are cute too...photo thread!
    Gah! Your babies (I don't care. They're still babies to me!) are so beautiful. I can't believe how grown up everyone is. I'm in total...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     30 Apr 2012 8:58 AM

    NBR Recommend a bra
    I would bite the bullet and hit up a lingerie store for a real bra fitting. Note what styles and brands seem to fit you...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     27 Apr 2012 2:59 PM

      spin: Do you limit YOUR screen time?
    Nope! I'm constantly checking my phone or iPad. (The computer's in the basement) The TV's rarely on unless it's a kids show so that's not...

  • Miscellaneous
     27 Apr 2012 12:09 PM

      Re: What are you reading?
    I just finished reading The Fault in Our Stars. What an emotional, gripping read. I managed to go through a whole box of tissues while...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     27 Apr 2012 10:11 AM

      "Working from home" while on mat leave/EI
    You cannot earn any extra income during the maternity part of your leave -- the first 17 weeks. The last 35 weeks, which is the...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     27 Apr 2012 10:05 AM

      Wood Stairs vs Carpeted Stairs - with kids
    We've only ever had wood stairs and the children have never slipped on them or hurt themselves. They aren't particularly noisy either. I on the...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     26 Apr 2012 4:53 PM

      SPIN: How long/tall is your 10 month old
    ODS was in the 50th percentile at 10 months old at almost 29" YDS was in the 90th percentile at 30.5" at the same age....

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     25 Apr 2012 11:27 PM

      Gap casting call...
    As per their rules and regulations, judging going on until May 4th. If you look at the submissions there's 42000 pages of pictures!! Insane! ...

  • Recipe Swap
     25 Apr 2012 3:41 PM

    Do you change a recipe when you plan to freeze it?
    I don't bake my lasagnas or shepherds pie before freezing but besides that I don't change anything in the recipe. I also freeze soup, chili,...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     24 Apr 2012 9:55 PM

      Who wants to see Ali walking???(updated)
    Sooooooo excited for you guys! I saw the post on FB but couldn't see it on my phone. I hopped on right away to go...

  • Miscellaneous
     23 Apr 2012 7:16 PM

      Re: Book p.imps
    It's kind of ironic though that today is World Book and Copyright Day. I work in publishing and see how it isn't the publishers getting...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     23 Apr 2012 9:33 AM

      bought pink bottles...(i have boys)
    I wouldn't bother. They're bottles. But then again, my kid's wearing Disney Princess pull-ups to bed and I may have bought my nephew nailpolish for...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     23 Apr 2012 9:11 AM

      thank you for dcp-not giftcard
    An edible arrangement? A muffin basket? Gourmet cookies? Or is there a no-food policy at the daycare? ...

  • Miscellaneous
     23 Apr 2012 9:08 AM

      Re: What food can I not drive across the border with?
    If I understand correctly, pretty much all fresh produce because it all depends on where it was grown, how long ago, etc. Dried fruit is...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     20 Apr 2012 11:59 AM

      pumping problems
    I didn't have an OAL and the milk always squirted out, but when the membranes on my pump started getting worn out, I found the...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Apr 2012 9:52 AM

      Re: whole chicken in crockpot-stupid question
    They'll cook fine I would think. I wouldn't add any water at all. They should be fine as is. ...

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Apr 2012 9:24 AM

      Re: Kraft Oreo Breastfeeding Ad (NOTE- photo included)
    I think it's great, too. Kudos to them for having the balls to do it. (If it's real. After reading the article linked there seems...

  • Recipe Swap
     19 Apr 2012 4:43 PM

      Storage Tips
    I also freeze other liquids like buttermilk in muffin tins. Very useful! When I open a can of tomato paste and only need a couple...

  • Miscellaneous
     19 Apr 2012 10:08 AM

      Re: "educational" gift for 6yr old boy?
    The Perplexus! So much fun! It doesn't quite fit in a pocket, but it's fun, challenging and educational. http://www.mastermindtoys.com/catalog/searchresults.aspx?search=perplexus The "rookie" is 4 and up...

  • Recipe Swap
     19 Apr 2012 10:05 AM

      fish tacos recipes pls
    This one is yummy. Another WB'er shared it with me. http://www.marthastewart.com/340397/fish-tacos ...

  • New Moms - The First Year
     17 Apr 2012 11:39 AM

      Where to Nellie's laundry soap besides Costco?
    It's only available on Costco.ca! http://www.costco.ca/Browse/Product.aspx...topnav=&s=1 But the bulk container is more economical but is at least almost 4 years worth of laundry detergent for...

  • Miscellaneous
     16 Apr 2012 11:55 AM

      Re: Sorta Spin: Do you & your DH/SO match physically?
    We are complete opposites. DH is tall and very slender (his nickname with his pals is scrawny little [censored]) and I've always been huskier albeit...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     15 Apr 2012 6:47 PM

      Recommend your car DVD player
    We bought this one to drive to my parents place 8hours away over March break. http://www.costco.ca/Browse/Product.aspx...p=C&topnav= The quality is pretty decent and I like that...

  • Recipe Swap
     14 Apr 2012 11:38 PM

      what to make with fresh strawberries?
    Strawberry sauce.for pancakes and ice cream, freezes great and so easy to make! ...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     13 Apr 2012 2:11 PM

      School friends / Playdates etiquette
    Thanks! I just wasn't sure if I'd be making a huge preschooler etiquette faux-pas! I know the parents of this particular kiddo know he and...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     13 Apr 2012 12:29 PM

      School friends / Playdates etiquette
    I'm still quite new at this whole school friends etiquette! ODS has a very good friend at school (Kindergarten teacher kindly refers to them as...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     12 Apr 2012 3:12 PM

      Audiograph for almost two year old
    I'm not much help as we haven't done one with the boys but they have a quick info page on Sick Kids' website about the...

  • Miscellaneous
     12 Apr 2012 10:16 AM

      Re: What's for supper?
    Carrot ginger soup, cheesy garlic toast and whatever else we can scrounge up in the fridge. Lazy dinner. ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     11 Apr 2012 3:57 PM

      Pre-school co-op?
    While we looked into the local Preschool coop, as working parents we were unable to fulfill the cooperative requirements. They were pretty involved, too: Duty...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     11 Apr 2012 9:58 AM

      Gap Casting call
    I just realized this morning that there isn`t actually any voting. 5 finalists in each category will be selected and voting will begin May 21st....

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     10 Apr 2012 2:31 PM

      Do you clean up before DH gets home?
    Ahahah. Clean up? What's that? Granted we both work, but when I was at home on mat leave I didn't clean up before he got...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     10 Apr 2012 8:53 AM

      Swimming
    My eldest is 4.5 years old and cannot swim unassisted yet. He's been in swimming lessons for a full year now but I don't expect...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     9 Apr 2012 8:53 AM

      quick n'easy meals
    Quiche and frittatas are well eaten at our house. I have an excellent apple-cheddar frittata recipe if you'd like. I know you don't have much...

  • Miscellaneous
     6 Apr 2012 9:52 AM

      Re: what do you call it? regional dilect?
    I agree that because in Quebec it's also just a direct translation from "Centre d'achats". Just like if you grew in Quebec, you "pass the...

  • Miscellaneous
     5 Apr 2012 6:14 PM

      Re: One click to raise funds for Prostate Cancer
    Done! ...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     4 Apr 2012 8:52 AM

      Driving to Florida - tips?
    Lots of booze for the non-driver? Sorry. I've got nothing else! ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     3 Apr 2012 12:22 PM

      Toopy and Binoo plush toys.. Where to buy?
    Still waiting for an email back but it's been sent. ...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     3 Apr 2012 10:31 AM

      Split childcare arrangements
    I think the lesser of all the evils is to be keeping the two older ones in their current daycare and finding alternate care for...

  • School-Age, Tween & Teen
     3 Apr 2012 9:51 AM

      Deleted
    Lots to do in TO with kids! Here's a great resource tool. You can even check out if there are particular events on the weekend...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     2 Apr 2012 5:49 PM

      Whooping cough (pertussis)
    How about croup? http://mommyhood101.com/baby/audio/croup.html Croup really does flare up at night and kids seem mich better in the AM. It sounds like a seal like...

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     30 Mar 2012 4:13 PM

      Toopy and Binoo plush toys.. Where to buy?
    Found this from an online toy store: http://www.laboutiquedemikai.com/en/prod...c9c30c8de5a06b9 Most places I was looking for didn't have them in stock but this site isn't stating otherwise....

  • Toddlers & Preschoolers
     30 Mar 2012 4:04 PM

      Toopy and Binoo plush toys.. Where to buy?
    I have a sample of the plushes on my desk here at work. I'm going to find out who distributes them (because these were sent...

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