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Turbo Tax? good or bad?

M. M. asks from San Pablo

Hi, my husband usually goes to a professional to do our taxes. In the past two years, they have been charging us more and more. This year we're thinking doing it with turbo tx. Anyone has had good/bad experience with them? I would love to hear your thoughts. Tha...

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Best method to reduce swelling?

A. N. asks from Winter Park

Hello! My friend's dog scratched her under her eye (right under her lower lashes). It looks similar to a stye. What would be the best way to reduce the swelling? I recently had a stye and used a penny to reduce the swelling, and it worked very well! She is going to t...

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Water Play, Yay?!


-Originally published in Golden Gate Mothers Group Magazine – July/August 2015


After I delivered my third baby, a hospital nurse carefully, almost reverently, passed me a “sitz bath,” a plastic tub that sits on top of a standard toilet seat with a bag of water connected to it by a tube. You know, so that a new mama can submerge her beleaguered lady parts in warm water without hoisting herself into the bathtub. Since the gravity-powered nether regions soaker didn’t float my boat the first two times around, I tossed it aside. “Wait!” my husband cried, “Stuart will love that.”… More

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North V. South And The Snow Storm

Those of us not on the East Coast have found ourselves watching in amazement as a monster snowstorm dumped literally feet of the white stuff in New York and the surrounding areas. Even southern snow rookies in states like Tennessee and Georgia found themselves scooting to the store to invest in a snow shovel and lay in a supply of bread and peanut butter…. More

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Dyslexic 6 yr old

J. S. asks from Brooklyn

My DD was just diagnosed with dyslexia/ADHD/Social communication disorder and anxiety. She is currently in a public school with an IEP but it can't address her needs. Does anyone know of a good school in the area or Manhattan that may fit her needs (public or private)? ...

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