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Posts Made By: Ruby07
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-18-2020, 06:22 AM
Replies: 17
 
Posted By Ruby07
How crappy is this?

My Ex and his GF gave DD19 a card for her birthday in October, with no gift, but they wrote inside, "We owe you you a trip to Costco!"

Well, it never happened. Of course. A gift card would...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-16-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 23
 
Posted By Ruby07
I DO want to do it! But I was afraid that maybe...

I DO want to do it! But I was afraid that maybe it's indulgent, and/or a waste of time and gas, taking two cars down.

I am also the mom who drops everything to go, all the time. And I'm...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-16-2020, 09:11 AM
Replies: 23
 
Posted By Ruby07
THANK YOU! I really wasn't sure it was a...

THANK YOU! I really wasn't sure it was a rational thing to do. Thanks for letting me see that it's important for me to be there if she wants me there. <!--heart-->
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-16-2020, 03:48 AM
Replies: 23
 
Posted By Ruby07
Does this make sense? What would you do?

DD19 attends college 2.5 hours away. It's an easy drive, down the thruway.... we always joke that you just set your cruise control, take a nap, and when you wake up, you're there! <!--giggle-->
...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-12-2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 16
 
Posted By Ruby07
THIS!!! It was incredibly windy yesterday,...

THIS!!!

It was incredibly windy yesterday, and I didn't realize that it was affecting my acceleration, because I had cruise control on the whole time. But it HAS to have been the wind. On the...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-11-2020, 01:47 PM
Replies: 16
 
Posted By Ruby07
I walked around the vehicle when I got to the...

I walked around the vehicle when I got to the hotel, and smelled nothing at all. I went back 20 minutes later to see if there was possibly a leak.....but saw nothing.

I'm in a small college...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-11-2020, 11:27 AM
Replies: 16
 
Posted By Ruby07
Hmmm, maybe? How can I find out? I'm 400 miles...

Hmmm, maybe? How can I find out? I'm 400 miles from home. :(



Where could I go to do this?
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-11-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 16
 
Posted By Ruby07
Any PT mechanics out there?

I just drove my 2011 Honda CRV about 390 miles from my town to Ohio. I typically get over 400 miles to a tank of gas. I have my display set up so that I can see how many miles I have left, and what...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-05-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Ruby07
Wasted day.

Today is my last day of break. Iím glad I didnít save all of my cleaning and laundry to do today, but I did have plans. DDs and I were going to go to the movies (itís very rare that all 3 of us have...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-05-2020, 06:05 AM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By Ruby07
Yes!

This is my 33rd year of teaching, and I'm so over that alarm clock! LOL

I still absolutely love teaching, especially the daily contact with the students (the admin.....not so much). But I wish...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-02-2020, 05:39 AM
Replies: 26
 
Posted By Ruby07
Honestly, most of the kids have no idea that we...

Honestly, most of the kids have no idea that we have this page. I can speak for myself that I have gotten advice about what meal plans/point systems are the best (believe me, it's so convoluted, I...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-01-2020, 05:35 PM
Replies: 26
 
Posted By Ruby07
[QUOTE]But I agree that it is strange for parents...

[QUOTE]But I agree that it is strange for parents of college age kids to have a Facebook page. It seems like it would encourage helicopter parents.[QUOTE]

I admit, there a handful of parents who...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-01-2020, 03:19 PM
Replies: 26
 
Posted By Ruby07
[QUOTE]I've never heard of a parent page for...

[QUOTE]I've never heard of a parent page for college students. My kids would never have let me hear the end of it if I was to participate in a parent FB page for their school.[QUOTE]

It’s actually...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-01-2020, 01:01 PM
Replies: 26
 
Posted By Ruby07
How would you respond?

I'm the administrator of a Facebook page for parents at my DD19's college. Currently, there's a woman from Long Island who is making a HUGE stink over the condition of the sidewalks on campus during...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 01-01-2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 1
 
Posted By Ruby07
Weighted blanket recommendations......

DD spent the night at a friend's house and loved the weighted blanket that she used.

I only know that weighted blankets should be about 10% of the user's body weight. That's it. I'd appreciate...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 12-31-2019, 04:54 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Ruby07
Yes, he told her to take it at bedtime. This is...

Yes, he told her to take it at bedtime. This is actually a good thing, because part of her anxiety has manifested itself in insomnia.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 12-30-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Ruby07
Thanks for checking! The doctor was...

Thanks for checking!

The doctor was certain that it's an allergy, and we made an appointment for allergy testing.

In the meantime, he prescribed her hydroxyzine, which will also help with...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 12-27-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 19
 
Posted By Ruby07
Thanks for all of your helpful replies!! ...

Thanks for all of your helpful replies!!

Some answers to your questions:

~ She did not actually get allergy testing done. That will definitely be on the list of things I want to happen before...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 12-27-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 19
 
Posted By Ruby07
PT Docs -- my poor DD is looking for answers.

DD19 wakes up randomly with a horribly swollen eye and swollen lips. It will go away during the day, but she'll wake up worse the next day. After 3 days, it will be over.

It started in February...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 12-26-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By Ruby07
My girls are 19 and 22! They have DEFINITELY...

My girls are 19 and 22! They have DEFINITELY learned their father's true nature through the years, with no input from me whatsoever. They have learned that they are far down on his list of...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 12-24-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By Ruby07
My quiet Christmas Eve tradition....

Since 2009, my girls have gone to my ex-MIL's house with their father on Christmas Eve. They celebrate with grandparents, great aunts and uncles, aunts and uncles, and cousins. They're usually gone...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 12-17-2019, 03:24 AM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By Ruby07
LOVE your ideas -- keep 'em coming!

LOVE your ideas -- keep 'em coming!
Board: Teachers' Lounge 12-16-2019, 05:48 PM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By Ruby07
Christmas game ideas needed........

On Christmas Day, we will have DD22, her BF22, DD19 and me. All day long, just the 4 of us. I don't want us to end up bored and on our phones, so I'm coming up with fun things to do throughout the...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 12-14-2019, 09:39 AM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By Ruby07
PT Shoppers -- help me find this!

DD wants an organizer for her nightstand that will hold her phone, glasses and watch. Everything I can find looks super girly, and she's not like that.

I don't even really know how to...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 12-12-2019, 03:46 AM
Replies: 24
 
Posted By Ruby07
I have to get one, too! I have the info from my...

I have to get one, too! I have the info from my insurance company, and it's $1672 before insurance, $962 after. I can't afford that! :( I don't know why insurance doesn't cover more. My...



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