Thursday Tres

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Thu, 04-17-2014 - 3:34pm

1. Are you hosting Easter? If so, what are you making?

2. What was your favorite lullaby to sing to your baby/ies?

3. At what age did you get your child a cellphone? 

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Registered: 12-22-2013
Fri, 04-18-2014 - 1:34pm
just_another_marla wrote:
<p>1. No Easter.</p><p>2. I did my children a favor and did not sing to them.</p><p>3. There wasn't a magical, rite-of-passage age for the cell phone. They each got them as we deemed necessary. We started each of them on prepay phones to test their level of responsibility with them before moving them into the more expensive contract phones. </p>

That's exactly what I did.  By the time I had determined (when he was 14.5-15) that he was responsible enough to go on my plan, he had decided that none of the phones in my allowed price range were good enough for him, so he's bought all of his phones since.  My son is a techno-snob.  

Same here. My dd started out with doing tracfone and then took one of my non-smartphones going onto our plan. In the years since, she has had smartphones and only this year did she get an Iphone (which to me was no difference than getting a smartphone). My ds is starting out with a non-smartphone but on our plan which was just easier. 

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Registered: 11-22-2000
Fri, 04-18-2014 - 1:25pm

1. Are you hosting Easter? If so, what are you making?

We don't do Easter

2. What was your favorite lullaby to sing to your baby/ies?

Stuff I made up, or stuff I altered to make kid-friendly.  We never did "kid" music.  

3. At what age did you get your child a cellphone?

I was 42.  He was 12.


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Registered: 11-22-2000
Fri, 04-18-2014 - 1:23pm

just_another_marla wrote:
<p>1. No Easter.</p><p>2. I did my children a favor and did not sing to them.</p><p>3. There wasn't a magical, rite-of-passage age for the cell phone. They each got them as we deemed necessary. We started each of them on prepay phones to test their level of responsibility with them before moving them into the more expensive contract phones. </p>

That's exactly what I did.  By the time I had determined (when he was 14.5-15) that he was responsible enough to go on my plan, he had decided that none of the phones in my allowed price range were good enough for him, so he's bought all of his phones since.  My son is a techno-snob.  


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Registered: 06-27-1998
Fri, 04-18-2014 - 10:53am

blackandwhitemolly wrote:
<p>1. Are you hosting Easter? If so, what are you making?</p><p>2. What was your favorite lullaby to sing to your baby/ies?</p><p>3. At what age did you get your child a cellphone? </p>

1.  No, not hosting.

2.  I made things up, they each had their own song.

3.  Middle School.

PumpkinAngel

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Registered: 05-31-2011
Thu, 04-17-2014 - 10:07pm

1. No Easter.

2. I did my children a favor and did not sing to them.

3. There wasn't a magical, rite-of-passage age for the cell phone. They each got them as we deemed necessary. We started each of them on prepay phones to test their level of responsibility with them before moving them into the more expensive contract phones. 

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Registered: 10-23-2001
Thu, 04-17-2014 - 8:26pm

blackandwhitemolly wrote:
<p>1. Are you hosting Easter? If so, what are you making?</p><p>2. What was your favorite lullaby to sing to your baby/ies?</p><p>3. At what age did you get your child a cellphone? </p>

No, My sister is. All things Italian, Ravioli main course.  I haven't decided what I'm bringing yet.  I don't really remember, I rocked my babies a lot.  Middle school, at 12 going on 13. 

 


 


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Registered: 03-22-2013
Thu, 04-17-2014 - 7:19pm

blackandwhitemolly wrote:
<p>1. Are you hosting Easter? If so, what are you making?</p><p>2. What was your favorite lullaby to sing to your baby/ies?</p><p>3. At what age did you get your child a cellphone? </p>

1. No.  

2. I don't typically sing to babies.

3. Nunya

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Registered: 10-06-2010
Thu, 04-17-2014 - 4:43pm

1. Are you hosting Easter? If so, what are you making? -- No, we're not celebrating Easter.

2. What was your favorite lullaby to sing to your baby/ies? -- The Boy's "go to sleep song" was Old MacDonald.  The Girl's was BINGO.

3. At what age did you get your child a cellphone? -- 7th grade for The Girl, so 12.  5th grade for The Boy, so 10.  (I think.)

"I don’t mind a banshee, that’s fine. 2 banshees? I HATE you. I actually wish bad things upon you." -- Day[9] Daily #459 P1

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Registered: 05-13-2009
Thu, 04-17-2014 - 4:12pm

1. Are you hosting Easter? If so, what are you making?

We're hosting, lamb and I'm not sure what else at this point.

2. What was your favorite lullaby to sing to your baby/ies?

I didn't know any, so my mid to late 90s babies heard a lot of Sheryl Crow, Natalie Merchant, and Brittany's Baby One More Time.

3. At what age did you get your child a cellphone?

Oldest, 14, other two 13.

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Registered: 08-22-2009
Thu, 04-17-2014 - 4:06pm

blackandwhitemolly wrote:
<p>1. Are you hosting Easter? If so, what are you making?</p><p>2. What was your favorite lullaby to sing to your baby/ies?</p><p>3. At what age did you get your child a cellphone? </p>

1. We are having our Easter tomorrow night as it is the only time this weekend we can all get together.  It  will be at my house but will be a pot luck sandwiches.   I am suppplying the meat.

2.  Do not think I sang to my DDs

3  DD1 and DD2 their freshman year of college.  DD3 at 16 when she got her license. 

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