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What should I do?

6 hours ago -

J. S. asks from Houston - My 15 year old stepson has an addiction to his computer. He plays lacrosse and joined the varsity team freshmen year and excels in the sport. However, he has little to no friends and always says he doesn't want to meet "assholes" or "idiots". He sees kids his age to be me...
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Breast milk supply is dwindling!

7 hours ago -

a. c. asks from New Canton - My son is 4 months. He's been strictly on breastmilk. I'm a SAHM. I pump and nurse. I started pumping at 2 weeks because I had such an oversupply. I had 20 oz per day to freeze on top of nursing my son 6-8 times a day. Anyway, since I was in so much pain, hooked to a mac...
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6 year old no longer says "I love you"

15 hours ago -

J. S. asks from Los Angeles - My 6 year old son used to just randomly say "I love you Mommy" or "I love you Daddy - no matter what" and it was so cute and heartwarming. I've noticed that for the past few months, I haven't heard him say "i love you" even though my husband and I continue to say it to h...
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Am I missing the "open and check your electronic calendar" gene?

15 hours ago -

H. h. asks from San Clemente - forgive me for being redundant. Just think I'm honing in on something that will help me get better organized. The issue here being my hybrid use of electronic and print out calendars. Okay, so I'm a very much out of site out of mind kind of person. I'm Kari Bradshaw....
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When You Stay After He Cheats

August 28, 2015

You never thought you’d be “one of those women” who’d stay with their husband after he’d had an affair. Hell, you never thought you’d be “one of those women” whose husband would ever have an affair….More

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The Grief of Losing a Parent

August 27, 2015

When my father died in 2009, I knew what to expect. I’d been a psychotherapist for decades, and helped countless patients through deaths of loved ones. I figured my appetite would turn strange, and my sleep would go haywire. I’d be sad and tearful (though always at appropriate moments, since my professional expertise would allow me to plan ahead). I reminded myself of the writings of Kubler-Ross, and was quite familiar with the stages of grief. I was ready, and I knew what was coming….More

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Kindergarten is Kicking My Butt!

August 26, 2015

My oldest child started kindergarten. I remember my own kindergarten days fondly: I colored pictures; I made a macaroni necklace; I played Goldilocks in the year-end kindergarten play, which I’m pretty sure was the only thing we worked on the entire month of May. Kindergarten will be a breeze! I thought….More

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Discussing genetic testing with a child

August 24, 2015 -

J. R. asks from Edison - I just stared the process for having my 8 year old son tested for a genetic disorder that his father had (going through insurance, etc.). My husband was diagnosed with advanced (stage 4 ) kidney cancer when he was 25. Being that he was young and healthy he was given genet...
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Starting an online business & need a sophisticated style name

August 21, 2015 -

j. p. asks from New York - I am starting an monogrammed bussiness a that will have items from infant toddler kids as well as things for ladies, examples clothing, backpacks with matching lunch bags accessories as well as things for ladies like totes purses , ooolers beach items. Any ideas
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Raising a mama's boy?

August 13, 2015 -

J. R. asks from Edison - I was recently told that my son was well on his way to being a "mommas boy". It hit me right in the middle of my heart because I dont think my son is a mommas boy. I think we have a very tight bond. BUT maybe he is?! My son and I have lived by ourselves for over 6 years (...
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fungus on my porch

August 11, 2015 -

J. R. asks from Edison - ...
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Bedtime Routine Obstacles

July 14, 2015 - List

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