I have always had issues with my weight going way back to primary school. I still remember being pushed over in the playground for being 'fat' or being teased because i wore a bra before anyone else (?)
Things didn't get much better in high school where I was branded as 'fat' again. I used to get teased by the boys more than the girls, cheap jokes about me being 'huge' or ' I wonder if that chair could take her weight' etc. I remember wearing a skirt one day and two girls… Continue
Added by Amy Sheridan on August 31, 2009 at 4:57am —
My Personal Studio Audience
by Pam Victor
Wouldn’t it be fun to have a studio audience follow you where ever you go? I’m thinking about an Oprah-styled audience here. Very supportive. Very pro-you. I haven’t watched Oprah in years, but one of the parts about her show that always intrigued me was her ability to say to her audience, “Isn’t that right, folks?!” And the studio audience would cheer enthusiastically in eager reply. Wouldn’t it be so satisfying to have that kind of… Continue
Added by Pamela Victor on August 30, 2009 at 10:19pm —
My daughter loves animals. Let me clarify...my daughter is OBSESSED with animals. One of the aspects of Aspergers - it's her "passion".
When she was a toddler, we bought her plastic animals in bulk to play with and she would spend hours organizing them in a marching waves across the tv room floor. The penguins in front, polar bears off to the side - so they won't eat the penguins - monkeys pushing up the rear.
As a Jewish mom I didn't let it throw me. I just thought, "so,… Continue
Added by Sarah Maizes on August 30, 2009 at 9:00pm —
Just added a new post on mrsblogalot.
"Newbie" NO MORE! New blog post on mrsblogalot http://tinyurl.com/nq4g6x…
Added by Melyssa on August 30, 2009 at 7:00pm —
Oh Lord. Today is Monday. It HAS to be because Sundays are NOT supposed to be like this. Sundays should be the day where you laze around in your underwear and contemplate the absolute necessity of shaving your legs. But it's not that kind of Sunday. Nope. At least not for me. Today's Sunday for me actually started Saturday night. After a rousing kinda-sorta argument with the man, he informed me that he would NOT be feeding the munchkin before he… Continue
Added by Adiba Pena on August 30, 2009 at 3:47pm —
I'm new to Twitter
—joining the site a few months back but not really "getting it" until now. In fact, I think that most people that use Twitter are unaware of everything that it has/does/wants to be. But here it is -- and I'm using it... Tweeting about things, passing out ideas - thoughts, links... it's fun. And, although it may boost my geek status to an all new enviable level (thanks to Mr. BV for pointing out… Continue
Added by bwdstudio on August 30, 2009 at 12:13pm —
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Added by Laura C on August 30, 2009 at 9:50am —
1 - Be grateful for EVERYTHING in your life... the good, bad, ugly... find something to be grateful for. If you focus on the good things, you don't have time to think about the crap around you.
2 - Faith...when you hit that ugly, dark, bottom of the barrel you need something to pull you out. The Bible is that for me...New Testament...great stuff.
3 - One good, long cry never hurt anyone.
4 - One good, small cocktail never hurt anyone... but never put your drink… Continue
Added by More Milestones on August 29, 2009 at 5:35pm —
Added by Fanny on August 29, 2009 at 2:46pm —
I am sitting on the patio with a nice "hot" cup of coffee. Relaxing. I have found that on the weekends I still get up early to have some "me time". It isn't that long but it sure help to rasie my mood for the day. This is usually when I can really enjoy some of the blogs I read, comment, etc. Don't forget to take time for yourself. I really feel that a healthy family starts with a healthy mom. Could I be healthier, you bet, but I keep trying. Enjoy that morning cup of coffe or tea.
Added by Dr Lisa Ramey on August 29, 2009 at 7:05am —
A week ago, our community has faced a very sad event, a 4 year old girl has drowned in our community swimming pool. The same pool I often take my kids to. I was not at the scene, but the story has effected me very much since I also have a 4 year old daughter. I do not want to go to the details of the story because the facts are still being investigated. What I do want to ask is the foloowing question: How much can we trust life guards? Should we put all our faith in them? When you go to the… Continue
Added by Galit Lazar on August 28, 2009 at 10:38pm —
My son is entering the 4th grade this year. His resume thus far includes 3 years of pre-school and 4 years of public school. This makes for a total of 7 teachers. We just received the name of his 4th grade teacher this week. The 8th teacher in providing his education.
Every single year I drill people I know about the upcoming teacher. How are they? How much homework do they give? Are they nurturing? How long have they been teaching? How old are they? It’s endless.
But what… Continue
Added by Nancy on August 28, 2009 at 8:23pm —
I came home from a back-to-school shopping expedition the other day with a couple little t-shirt/pant outfits for my 6 yr old girl. They were so cute, AND, they were 1/2 off!
I presented these items to Livi who put them on and modeled them for me. Then she asked me "Mommy? Where did you buy these?"
"Nordstrom's" I said. "Why?" Like I don't know any better...
"Well you should go to Walmart. They have everything I need for back-to-school."
"Is that… Continue
Added by Sarah Maizes on August 28, 2009 at 8:19pm —
Some girlfriends and I had our annual Mommy Slumber Party at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills a couple of nights ago. We were having breakfast on the rooftop when we were “buzzed” by the HUGEST, 6-legged, green flying machine I’d ever seen. One friend screamed. Another bolted for cover under the hostess stand. A nearby wanna-be-C-list actor gave us the evil eye - just a bunch of “stupid mothers.”
The waiters and I chased the bug around trying to corner it. It landed on our table.… Continue
Added by Sarah Maizes on August 28, 2009 at 8:00pm —
Apparently I'm kreativ with a "k" and have one lovely blog.
Many thanks to Fran over at her very racy XXX porn site …
Added by A on August 28, 2009 at 6:29pm —
Tomorrow night my husband and I are giving a talk to our neighbors on tips to keep their families healthy. My daughter is excited to help us prepare. Our kids go with us when we go to nutrition talks and it is amazing the stuff they pick up. Now she thinks it is her turn to give advice on health and wellness. Who knows, maybe one day she will be the one teaching her friends to be healthy.
Added by Dr Lisa Ramey on August 28, 2009 at 4:56pm —
I have my blog posts going thru my Facebook feed and that of my friends. Some of them are family. I am a little nervous. They kind of make fun of me having a blog. We shall see.
Added by Vickie on August 28, 2009 at 4:54pm —
I expected that having a baby would add new challenges to being married. So, I am not surprised that there are moments when I'd like to kill my husband and, I'm positive, vice versa. I decided to write this post after a disagreement on the weekend about the difference in our lives right now, and by lives I mean having a life vs. not having one.
What am I bitter about? Well for starters, how about the fact that pregnancy turned my body into a never-ending project? I have to lose… Continue
Added by Jen Ellenberger on August 28, 2009 at 4:23pm —
I know the stationary isn't perfect, but a big thank you to all of you that read what I blab on and on about at Ooph.
My Thank You.
Added by Stefanie Mullen on August 28, 2009 at 3:02pm —
When babysitters are hard to find and leaving the house isn't an option, why don't you come join in the blog-hopping fun at Ann Again... and again Virtual Girls Night Out
This is a fun way to share your blog with others, visit other bloggers, and gain more blog exposure and readers. Please be a part of the fun. Visit my site Ann Again... and again
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Added by Ann Harrison on August 28, 2009 at 2:36pm —