by Rachel of "Hands Free Mama"
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by Kristin of "Candy House Blog"
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by Cari of "Dugans in Cahoots
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I know I’m not alone when I share these difficult truths by the reactions I see. When I spoke these words to a group of people recently, I saw the look of recognition … the tears of pain … the sighs of relief knowing we are not alone. More
I have stood outside bathrooms listening to skinny 14 year-old girls forcing themselves to vomit because they didn't think they were skinny enough. I have seen lovely intelligent girls cut their wrists More
Moms Are Talking About Right Now
7 hours ago -M. S. asks from Troutdale - Has anyone done these. I read about them online and it looks like such a good idea. The idea is to plant your garden in straw bales so that they can feed the plants while they grow, and then you can just turn them into compost for next year's garden. I am curious if ...
9 hours ago -T. L. asks from San Pedro - Would I be the only mother in this day and age to NOT have her child have their wisdom teeth removed? My oldest son, about to turn 18, was due to have his wisdom teeth out last year, and then got two concussions playing soccer in two months and developed post-concussio...
12 hours ago -J. D. asks from Wake Forest - My daughter who was 5 days over due was born without toenails. She has finger nails but no toenails. I can see the nail outline on her toes but there is no nails. Have this happened to anyone else?? Is this normal??
14 hours ago -J. S. asks from Los Angeles - Hi everyone, I just got an early positive on a pregnancy test but I ovulated super late this period (CD 25 or 26). I've been reading reports that ovulating late could mean a poorer quality egg and therefore, a greater chance of miscarriage. These all seem to be people's...
One of the most commonly heard phrases in this home is… you guessed it!
“It’s NOT fair!”…More
She is like a sun,
Shining over me
She makes the good things better,
Better than I ever dreamed.…More
Last month, my best friend came to me with concerns about EVERYONE calling her two year-old daughter “pretty.” Her concern was, “I feel like the world only notices her looks and is trying to place value on her outward appearance rather than her real strengths.”…More
March 24, 2015 -J. G. asks from Chicago - This morning I went to find a replacement part for a maytag front load washer. It was a very expensive machine. It is about 7 years old, and of course, they have stopped making parts. I had the same problem recently with a 6 year old frig. Again, it was not a cheap refrig...
March 21, 2015 -L. M. asks from Chicago - My mom and I recently went out to dinner. Our waiter was one of those who was too experienced to actually write down our order. My cocktail was right and yummy. Our table-side quac was good. My order was correct upon arrival. My mom's was completely wrong. He brou...
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