Log In Sign Up

JustMommies Message Boards


Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Showing results 1 to 25 of 141
Search took 0.18 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Genipher
Forum: Large Families April 3rd, 2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 341
Posted By Genipher
Re: Dating and boys

I also agree that teens shouldn't be dating. When our girls (and boys!) are old enough to seriously consider marriage then I could see them entering a sort of courtship. But I really think "kids"...
Forum: Children With Asthma April 1st, 2013, 10:32 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 342
Posted By Genipher
Breathe Eazy

My 6-yr-old son has had asthma since he was 2. It's not a constant plague as it only "hits" when he catches a cold. I believe they call it "Viral Asthma"? Anyway, although we have a nebulizer and use...
Forum: Large Families April 1st, 2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 4,427
Views: 107,255
Posted By Genipher
Re: I am 2... I guess we start over

Anyone have any fools jokes planned today? I can never think of anything interesting...
Forum: Large Families March 31st, 2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 758
Posted By Genipher
Re: "max" number of kids

We've always said we wanted at least 12 but it's really as many as God will give us!
Forum: Readers and Writers March 31st, 2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 116
Posted By Genipher
I want to recommend two books...

The first is a brand new book by Amber Dusick called Parenting: Illustrated with Crappy Pictures.
I bought this book as a baby shower gift for my cousin but I just had to read it first. I was not...
Forum: March 2013 Playroom March 31st, 2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By Genipher
Another Successful Homebirth!

Baby Eleanor was born safely at home on March 28.

8 pounds 14 ounces

I'll try to post the story of her arrival in Whoville soon.
Forum: Large Families March 29th, 2013, 05:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 254
Posted By Genipher
Re: each other's best friends?

Mine are all good friends (aged 8 and under). But when my daughter's friend comes over, the two girls tend to exclude everyone else. Still trying to work on that with them. :)

We also homeschool,...
Forum: Home Birth March 27th, 2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 233
Posted By Genipher
Re: Need advice...

We have had a welcoming shower with some of our babies and when we were asked what we needed, we honestly replied, "Money." We never got thousands of dollars but we have received a couple hundred...
Forum: Stay At Home Mommies March 27th, 2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 138
Posted By Genipher
Re: Tacky Tuesday

We once returned a gift just because it wasn't something we wanted in the house (we don't "do" noisy toys). However, the money was put back on the giver's credit card and I was slightly embarrassed....
Forum: Natural Childbirth March 27th, 2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By Genipher
Re: I should probably give it up....

I think I've seen a few homebirths on that show, but it was quite a few years ago.

The few times I've seen the show (at my mom's because we don't have a t.v.) I end up wanting to yell at the t.v.,...
Forum: Christian Parenting March 26th, 2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 243
Posted By Genipher
Re: Tithing

Yes, but in Malachi God is speaking to Israel and the tithe seems to go directly to the temple/priests.
Since our bodies are the temple of Christ, how would tithing apply? It wouldn't seem like we'd...
Forum: Christian Parenting March 26th, 2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 121
Posted By Genipher
Re: The Bible

My husband and I wanted to, but we don't have a t.v. We're now waiting for friends of ours as they record each episode and then (somehow) figure out a way to copy it to a dvd. Then we'll be able to...
Forum: Large Families March 26th, 2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 195
Posted By Genipher
Re: did you? Do they?

Nope. I was never interested in that sort of stuff.

As for my kids, we don't have a t.v. and they listen to the music that my husband and I listen to. So they don't care, either.

I'd prefer...
Forum: Home Birth March 26th, 2013, 11:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 416
Posted By Genipher
Re: New ... seriously considering Home Birth

Most of us who decide to home birth have done extensive research on the subject.

With my number 2 baby I had more bleeding than I normally do. My midwives (there were two of them on hand) had...
Forum: March 2013 Playroom March 25th, 2013, 03:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 485
Posted By Genipher
Re: Pictures of Caius

I thought you were going to have a unibrow or something. Your eyebrows look wonderful!

And your baby has beautiful big eyes! So cute!
Forum: Baby Names March 25th, 2013, 08:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 221
Posted By Genipher
Re: Due in two weeks...could use some suggestions

I've always loved the name Simon for a boy. And it doesn't seem to be popular right now.

For a girl suggestion...Damaris? I believe it means "gentle".
Forum: Married Life March 23rd, 2013, 08:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 308
Posted By Genipher
Re: Renewing Vows

I've never understood the idea of renewing vows.
My husband and I had a small wedding. We had no wedding party or exotic honeymoon. You could say it was a little above going to the Justice of the...
Forum: Readers and Writers March 23rd, 2013, 04:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 112
Posted By Genipher
Re: Saturday Stories

I used to write more when I was younger (in school). Now I have a folder full of "ideas" from the movie-dreams I have.
Forum: Christian Parenting March 23rd, 2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 243
Posted By Genipher
Re: Tithing

So how does tithing to "the church" work when you have a home fellowship?
I don't think the "church" is a building or a specific pastor. The church is a body of people that worship Jesus and do...
Forum: Homeschooling March 23rd, 2013, 09:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 245
Posted By Genipher
Re: Tomorrow is box day!

The Handwriting without Tears looks interesting. Right now my 6-yr-old son HATES his writing lesson (from Abeka). I might try this and see if he likes it better.
Forum: Readers and Writers March 23rd, 2013, 09:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 175
Posted By Genipher
Re: What's the most you've paid?

Just bought a brand new book called Trim Healthy Mama for $35.00. I've never spent so much on a book and it took me several months to decide if I was going to. So far, it's been worth it!
Forum: Stay At Home Mommies March 21st, 2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 105
Posted By Genipher
Re: Where is Spring??

I think spring is hiding over here, in Oregon.
We've had a few rainy days but, for the most part, we've had sunshiny weather and everything is starting to bloom. The kids have LOVED being able to go...
Forum: Large Families March 19th, 2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 178
Posted By Genipher
Re: Spring.

We have daffodils blooming and the chickens (finally!) started laying. Nice, sunshiny weather, too. I'm not sure if I should expect it to last since last year we were still getting hail...

On the...
Forum: Large Families March 19th, 2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 4,427
Views: 107,255
Posted By Genipher
Re: I am 2... I guess we start over

#5: We don't have any teens yet. However, my husband has this saying that he's been teaching the kids since they were teeny-tiny: "If you fight with daddy, you LOSE."
Applies to mommy's, too. :)
...
Forum: Readers and Writers March 19th, 2013, 09:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 98
Posted By Genipher
Re: Two for Tuesday

We have 3 wall shelves in the living room along with a tall standing bookshelf. My daughter has a bookshelf (bursting at the seams) in her room. My husband and I have a bookshelf in our bedroom...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 141

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:06 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0