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Homeschooling and Special needs.

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D. P. asks from Macomb - I have a child who is a diagnosed autistic. She is 8(9 in April) now and is in a Mildly Cognitively Impaired Program. We are new to the school this year.They have moved her from a classroom that are singing ABCs to the "older kids" MiCI classroom. Just to give you an idea...
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Would you like to touch someone's life?

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T. B. asks from Allen - Today's technology has uncovered realities that were not once known. Today with the medical research and equipment we now know things about the baby in the womb that was not known at the time of Roe v Wade (even Roe herself has changed to pro-life). Now we know that bab...
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Is this normal grandma behavior?

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A. Q. asks from Bellevue - I had a lot of leftover vacation days this year so we decided to spend a month at my mom's house for XMas so she could spend time with her 4-month old granddaughter. She kept saying how much she missed her all the time. When we got to her house (we spent $400 on travel...
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My daughter's boyfriend

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T. F. asks from Los Angeles - My daughter is a senior in high school. Honors student, varsity swim and has lots of great friends, boys & girls. Through her first 3 years of high school she complained about how high school boys seem to be interested in only one thing and are only interested in girls wh...
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This is What I Told My Sons about Girls

January 25, 2015

On a chilly morning we went to the park to toss around a baseball. That’s what we do. That’s our thing. The three of us fan out across the diamond and throw back and forth. After a while, we went across the street for ice cream… just me and the boys and our cookies ’n cream….More

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middle school hurdle

January 22, 2015 -

n. l. asks from Cranford - my once popular son who is such a great kid...truly...he is smart , athletic and mostly kind, once he started middle school has been ignored by all the boys he grew up with and felt so comfortable with, as i did with their moms . they dont include him in anything , but a...
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When "Good" Parenting Gets You Arrested: "Free Range" Kids v Helicopter Parenting

January 23, 2015

I have never labeled my parenting style, I just thought of myself as a “good” parent, like I’m sure most people do. How I parent is a balance of my sanity, and the health, happiness and independence of my children. However, I have been thinking a lot about my style this week, as news hit of the “Free Range” couple in my home state of Maryland. The Meitiv family received a visit from the police and Child Protective Services (CPS) as a result of letting their 10 and 6 year old walk a mile home from a park.More

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Allergy bra

January 22, 2015 -

D. B. asks from Brooklyn - Is anyone allergic to bras.\? I usually wear Maidenform but have to put tissues in the cups to prevent itchiness. Just bought a great fitting Warner bra, wore it once five days ago, and have been suffering ever since with itchy red welts under my breasts. Any suggestions?
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My Marriage Isn't Safe... And Neither Is Yours

January 24, 2015

My husband says I’ve still “got it” and he laughs at my jokes, or perhaps he’s laughing at me. Either way, it doesn’t really matter. There’s laughter happening here, and that can only be a good thing, right?…More

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Begging for help with nutramigen formula!! Please!

January 20, 2015 -

t. j. asks from Monmouth Junction - Hi my name is Tesra jones,im a new member ive joined because a friend of mine whos a single mother of three on workers disability is in need of nutragimen formula for her little girl. Weve exhausted all of our resources calling the 211info line in nj and also many food ba...
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Should I break up with my boyfriend?

January 19, 2015 -

L. Z. asks from Westport - My boyfriend is the same age as me 30, (I adopted my daughter) and he has been all if a sudden canceling every date night and I am getting tired of it. But he is sweet, and nice but he also makes me feel like he hates me. What should I do!? I need advice quickly and good ...
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Most Terrifying Moment as a Parent

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How to Get The Picture-Perfect Family Holiday Photo

New York:
December 12, 2010

Sitting in Central Park this weekend, I watched as a professional photographer brought her clients to a picture-perfect hideaway for the classic holiday card photo shoot. The little munchkins and their parents, all dressed up in holiday-wear, were positioned in just the right way and instructed to say “cheese” for the camera. Let’s face it. This photo is important. It represents an entire year of existence and growth for the family, as it is mailed out to close friends and family….More

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Take a Bite Out of Big Apple Food Costs

New York:
November 18, 2010

Even though New Yorkers pay some of the highest prices for food in the country, we are blessed with a few special resources that can help us chomp away at that giant grocery bill….More

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