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bridal shower

39 minutes ago -

M. L. asks from Conneaut - I will ask the question with as few details as I can and in the SWH I ill fill in, does anyone have any ideas on how/what to send in the mail, something that would take the place of people flying across country to attend a bridal shower? there will be no shower ...

question about IEP and 504 plans

3 hours ago -

S. S. asks from Vero Beach - My son has been diagnosed with autism and has an iep. He is very high functioning and is in a normal kindergarten class, and actually is very smart and learned all of his sight words in the first week; he was supposed to learn them over 9 weeks. He also knows much...

Birthday dinner at a restaurant - ok to split the bill?

11 hours ago -

M. A. asks from San Francisco - My husband is turning 42 and wants to go to dinner at his favorite steak restaurant with 2 other couples (close friends). That's too hefty a bill for us to cover for his birthday. He thinks it won't be expected that we pick up the bill and I think it will as that's what's...

orange is the new black

13 hours ago -

S. F. asks from Ogdensburg - Can anyone tell me when the 3rd season of orange is the new black starts on netflix

Mom Sad About the Baby Starting Preschool

16 hours ago -

l. c. asks from Downers Grove - Help. Ive been crying for a few days because my 3rd, and youngest child, my only daughter, is starting preschool on Tuesday. She is the baby of the family and im happy that she is excited about going, but I have mixed emotions. How did you deal with this? Im not havin...
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Did I Do Enough?

September 1, 2014

Last night, after gingerly sneaking out of my sleeping son’s room to the familiar sounds of his gentle snores, the quiet creakiness of a house after dark (and my guilt for leaving him while he’s asleep and unable to protest) I retreated to my office to write. I needed the soothing taptaptap of my keyboard. I needed the quiet, and a glass of wine. I needed to figure out why, with all of the amazing fun that Tucker and I have had this summer… I felt so damned sad….More


Do you have a home warranty?

August 31, 2014 -

M. C. asks from Loves Park - Looking to get some general info on home warranties. How much is your premium? What is your experience with claims? What company do you think is good or not so good? What should I look for when choosing one? Thanks in advance for any information/advice you may have!
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The Moment I Stopped Caring About My Weight

August 31, 2014

In college I was a svelte 130 pounds. I could wear anything and look like a waif. I could eat buckets of ice cream or live on black coffee and cigarettes, it didn’t matter because my weight was seemingly never more than an ounce over 130 lbs. Life was pretty good….More


Problems in Kindergarten (possibly with teacher)

August 30, 2014 -

L. B. asks from Gurnee - Hi, So here is a little background on my situation....I have a 5 year old who has always loved and thrived at preschool who was very, very excited to start kindergarten. One of the policies of our school is that after the kindergarten teachers are assigned they are to ca...

Would a Siberian Husky be a good family pet?

August 29, 2014 -

C. B. asks from Palatine - We have three children - 9, 7 and 3 1/2 - and would like to add a puppy to our family. This will be our first family pet and we're leaning towards a husky. I'd love to hear any pro's and con's that you can think of about huskies. Also, if you would strongly suggest ano...
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Where is It? Hold On, Let Me Check My Uterus!

August 30, 2014

For some reason, men can’t seem to find things. Maybe it’s because they’re usually focused on other things; like what’s in their pants… or getting into yours….More


Awesome Graduation Gifts

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Easiest Ways to Go Green

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