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  1. What would your response be if someone said this to you?
    While I would like to just smile and chuckle inside, I'd be tempted to correct it because my daughter was there and heard this misinformation. I'm bad at this type of thing and always put my foot in...
    Feb 11, '13
    Forum: Parenting / Family Center
  2. Props to God, ignore the nurses
    Also reflects how my hubby feels. He is so tired of people mixing church and state, church and school, etc....Let's just let everyone believe what they want and not judge others.
    Oct 11, '12
    Forum: Ethics / Philosophy / Religion
  3. Props to God, ignore the nurses
    Catholics take it a step farther. Only Catholics can go to heaven. I'm Episcopalian and have been told by many catholic friends and one priest that, unfortunately, I am not Catholic and, therefore,...
    Oct 7, '12
    Forum: Ethics / Philosophy / Religion
  4. Props to God, ignore the nurses
    Sorry, double post.
    Oct 6, '12
    Forum: Ethics / Philosophy / Religion
  5. Props to God, ignore the nurses
    Only the Jewish ones who didn't take Christ as their Savior. I'm not Catholic, but isn't this the basis of Christianity and isn't Catholicism Christianity?
    Oct 6, '12
    Forum: Ethics / Philosophy / Religion
  6. Help me overcome my feelings about my wife's choosen profession.
    Congratulations. I am so happy to hear that you are learning what you need to do to be able to deal with your insecurities. I have been married for 20 years and am just now in nursing school. My...
    Sep 29, '12
    Forum: Dating / Relationships
  7. CoWorkers venting...
    I can't wait to be the breadwinner in my household. I've been a stay at home mom for the last 14 years. I'm in school now and will support hubby as soon as it's possible. I cannot wait to have the...
    Sep 10, '12
    Forum: Dating / Relationships
  8. Have any of you married any Doctors??
    Does this win the prize for the oldest random post to be brought up? Over 10 years old.
    Aug 23, '12
    Forum: General Off-Topic Articles / Discussions
  9. Any other atheist/agnostic/humanist nurses out there?
    I am a christian married to an atheist. We have lots of fun debates in our house. I came to Christianity as a 26 year old, so yes, I do find the term "free-thinker" to be a little elitist. I made my...
    Aug 22, '12
    Forum: Ethics / Philosophy / Religion
  10. Do you think your life is hard?
    I am so sorry for all that you are going through!!!! You have such a positive focus though. Enjoy the reunion.
    Aug 18, '12
    Forum: Ethics / Philosophy / Religion
  11. Bicycle Basics: Different Types of Bicycles
    I just got my first big time bike. I had a nice touring bike for about 4 years, but wanted more distance and speed. I'm a marathon runner but have injured myself so much in my 40s that I need another...
    Aug 15, '12
    Forum: Hobbies / Crafts
  12. Do you think your life is hard?
    I have so many ways to go in answering your question. Firstly, my life is wonderful, not hard at all. I am at a perfect place in my life (I can't believe I can actually say that, but I can)....
    Aug 15, '12
    Forum: Ethics / Philosophy / Religion
  13. Grits
    Huge fan of grits. My mom grew up in Texas, so we had grits all the time. And, yes, they were the yellow grits, not instant. But, steel cuts oats are still my favorite breakfast treat.
    Aug 9, '12
    Forum: Food / Recipes / Cooking Tips
  14. Do You Have Any Ugly Scars On Your Body?
    I am incredibly accident prone, so I have tons of scars. I am very freckled and, when I end up taking off many layers of skin, my freckles go away. So the scars are very noticeable. I've got a huge...
    Aug 7, '12
    Forum: Beauty / Aging / Healthy Skin
  15. First word that comes to mind.....
    Jul 14, '12
    Forum: General Off-Topic Articles / Discussions
  16. What are dealbreakers for you?
    I guess I should have clarified an obnoxious ex that's still in any way shape or form in your life. Speaking from my own experiences here.
    Jul 11, '12
    Forum: Dating / Relationships
  17. Exhilarating
    Love my zumba! I can't live without going at least once a week, but would go every day if I could. I almost became an instructor, but decided to become a nurse instead (needed a real first job before...
    Jul 10, '12
    Forum: Weight Loss Diets / Health Tips
  18. When You Tell People You Have Cancer
    Ruby, this was very enlightening. I have never had cancer, so I've never witnessed the things you are saying. My response when told someone has cancer is always that I'm sorry, so I'm glad I am...
    Jul 8, '12
    Forum: General Off-Topic Articles / Discussions
  19. May-December romances
    Stargazer, that's so sad. I'm so sorry you feel that way. Poi, I say go for it. It's not like he asked you to marry him. I am married to an older man. He's only 10 years older, but I started...
    Jul 4, '12
    Forum: Dating / Relationships
  20. What are dealbreakers for you?
    I've been happily married for 20 years, but if something were to happen to my hubby, I would HAVE to stay single. My list is ridiculous and way too long: Reasons I wouldn't date someone: Smoking...
    Jul 4, '12
    Forum: Dating / Relationships
  21. If you DON'T crate-train your dog, what do you do?
    I did not crate train my dog. I just trained him to go outside. I think he had 2 accidents total before he was house trained. He has never gone in the house since and he's 4 years old. He sleeps in a...
    Jun 21, '12
    Forum: Pets / Animals
  22. What is up with this?  "So,..."
    This, to me, is an annoying trend. Can't help it. We aren't having a conversation, so the "so" doesn't really fit. Plus, it always makes me think of Steve Martin; "So, you go to Paris France."
    Jun 14, '12
    Forum: General Off-Topic Articles / Discussions
  23. Snarky posts
    I can probably be accused of being snarky a time or two. I try to give good advice, even if I have to do it over and over again to the same question. No problem. I'm only a student, but if I can be...
    May 20, '12
    Forum: General Off-Topic Articles / Discussions
  24. Embarrassed about being obese
    You need to remember that this weight didn't get put on quickly, it can't come off quickly. As long as you are moving forward in your goal, you're doing amazing. I would like to be able to say that...
    May 19, '12
    Forum: Weight Loss Diets / Health Tips
  25. Do you make time to workout during NS?
    Lots of great info on here. I forgot about all the crockpot recipes I have filed away. I am starting NS this fall and I have clinicals starting as early as 6:30. If I can get everything in the...
    May 19, '12
    Forum: Weight Loss Diets / Health Tips