I swear I read everything and anything about what to expect when you are expecting. Ok that's not 100% true. But I am a reader and I sure did read numerous books. However, very little actually prepared me for the REALITY of having a baby. More
Teen blew up after asking her to check phone while we do our family Christmas tree outing. I asked her also to hang with her brother. For an hour. She blew up. She doesn't self regulate herself with social media or FaceTime and she goes crazy when asked. She's allowed an ...Read more or share your answer!
My friends two-year-old daughter is at the hospital, because yesterday she started behaving strangely, about two hours after bumping her head. Communicating less and unable to keep her balance when she walked. They did a CAT scan and a tox screen and nothing is showin...Read more or share your answer!
I know you aren't doctors...I have been to ours and here is my question... DD has had fever for five straight days...only other symptom a rash, looks viral. No flu, strep or uti....just fever and feeling yucky. Yesterday, she the pediatrician told me if DD still ...Read more or share your answer!
We had been using a photo outfit that came to our apartment with backdrops and props and they did a great job (but were forever late and took forever). This year we are going to a studio where we have to bring our own props. No time to shop as we set it up for tomorrow...Read more or share your answer!
I have an important trip to make on the 23rd of December. I thought I will be getting my period on the 9th as usual. I just had the brown discharge which means the period will be coming in 1 or 2 day. Can I start taking BCP or is it too late. Please adviceRead more or share your answer!
he has seen a pedi. she refered to audiologist. who will run sound booth testing.. but what happens after that? what can be done to help the child hear? most of what i read online deals with adults or infants.. not 6 yr olds. so i am kind of at a loss as to what could hap...Read more or share your answer!
My Daughters School is "downsizing" the Kindergarten Classrooms. So my daughter is being thrown into another classroom last minute. (Monday Dec 6) We just found out today (Thursday Dec 1). I do not see how this can be beneficial to my child's education. I am EXTREMELY wor...Read more or share your answer!
Our toddler Owen has been so fortunate to have opportunities to travel the world at such a young age. He’s been to Thailand, Italy, Greece, Canada, Hawaii, Disneyland, and more. We know that he won’t remember most of these trips years from now, but he definitely remembers them vividly for months and has absorbed so much about other places and cultures. I believe that these global experiences will impact the person he becomes…. More
Baby’s finally here and you’ve crossed your i’s and dotted your t’s, but have you remembered to cover the corners on your coffee table? And what about locks on ground cabinets? Once the crawling begins at about six months, you’ll want to make sure you’ve babyproofed your entire living space to ensure your little one remains safe and sound. We reached out to several experts to help you do just that…. More
I don’t remember the last time I slept past 6:30 a.m. I don’t remember the last time I went to a movie theater. I don’t remember the last time I ate a meal at my own pace. I don’t remember the last time I went an entire day without changing a poop diaper. I don’t remember the last time my toddler ate what I prepared him for dinner. Yet, I cannot think of anyone I want to spend more time with…. More
I know most people have families, work and things that doesn't make this work. But wondering if anyone has tried this. I have read a couple of studies with positive results and read that some people have seen the weight fall off. Hope someone has experienced this as well....Read more or share your answer!
I swear I read everything and anything about what to expect when you are expecting. Ok that’s not 100 pecent true. But I am a reader and I sure did read numerous books. However, very little actually prepared me for the reality of having a baby. And nothing prepared me for how to go from surviving to thriving after baby…. More
With Thanksgiving only a few days away I thought it would be fun to see what everyone's favorite dish is on this day, and why?Read more or share your answer!
My 12 yr old told his counselor that he loves to make me miserable and he thinks it's funny!?!? I am a single parent. He is very disrespectful talks back cusses doesn't listen or do what hes told he thinks he can do what he wants when he wants. I tell him not to do someth...Read more or share your answer!
I realize this may be a bit technical for the site but I would give this a shot anyway as I can't find the answer easily searching around. I'm a big fan of the new 'memories' feature on my Iphone, the one that creates the cool videos from all of my pictures and videos. Bu...Read more or share your answer!
We have a 6, 4 and 3 year old. I want them to be more independent but it's so difficult to get them to get out of the house on time when I try to have them dress themselves.Read more or share your answer!
Looking for recommendations for a new car for a family of 5. Kids are 6, 4 and 3. Will be fully in booster seats shortly. Midrange price would be nice but more looking for just general ideas, and cars maybe I haven't thought of yet (like a minivan).Read more or share your answer!
So, our two middle children - both 19 - are active military, each being sworn into two different branches of the military one day apart (literally less than 24 hrs apart in 2 different states!). All of a sudden, I became not only a military mom, but a military mom to two...Read more or share your answer!