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To interfere, or not to interfere with my daughter's texting. And how.

2 hours ago -

A. J. asks from Milton - My daughter is 9 and she does not have a cell phone. In our particular area and public school, none of the kids that age do, so we don't even have to battle the peer pressure thing. One other kid in her class has a flip phone. The ONLY KID in the whole town who does ha...

Husband cut baby's hair

16 hours ago -

M. F. asks from Cleveland - I went out today to get a hair cut and was gone about 1.5hr and when I got back my husband had given the baby his FIRST haircut. Obviously he didn't ask me cause I would have said no. Not only is a lot of his sweet baby hair gone it's all butchered(think dumb and dumber h...

My son got a stick figure drawing from a family member for his birthday

16 hours ago -

J. D. asks from Teec Nos Pos - I invited my family and some of my son's friends to a birthday party at my house yesterday. It was a great time. My son was very grateful for everyone who came and for all of his gifts. My husband and I noticed that my cousin, who is infamous for being a jealous person an...

Should i be worried?

22 hours ago -

C. S. asks from Newark - I bought a 4 n 1 crib not too long that had been repainted. My son is 7 months old and has started chewing on his crib. Should i be worried about lead poisoning?

Unsettled baby at 40 weeks

July 31, 2015 -

N. H. asks from Edison - Hi, This is my second baby and I'm trying for VBAC. I'm 40 weeks 1 day today as per LMP and as per ovulation my due date is August 2nd. Baby is transverse as of 39 weeks 5 days ultrasound. His head is either towards my left leg or towards my left hand, I carry very lo...

5 months old daughter sucks thumb while sleeping only

July 31, 2015 -

M. V. asks from New York - Hi, My 5 months old daughter sucks thumb badly while sleeping even if she is not hungry. I have read many forums related to this and found its normal as babies calm themselves. But I doubt she might not continue this habbit when she grows up because I also used to suc...
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The Urine Wars

August 3, 2015

When the baby shower was thrown for the precious little boy in my belly, I should have been gifted toilet brushes, gallons of bleach and copious amounts of rubber gloves to prepare me for the future. Because in two years time, I would be getting “showered” with urine. I had two girls and was in no way prepared for the wild and unruly shenanigans of a toddler penis….More

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Stop the Lazy Parenting and Deal with Meltdowns

August 1, 2015

It’s becoming more and more apparent to me that parents in this country are having an issue… and it’s parenting….More


Where can I take my 7 year old daughter to get a "BOB" hair cut in NYC?

July 30, 2015 -

C. A. asks from New York - And in Queens, Brooklyn and Long Island
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The Place I Find Peace of Mind

August 2, 2015

Call me weird, but I really like to sit in my car. Alone. Quietly.

It has nothing to do with driving – I like that, too, especially when it’s on the open highway. What I’m talking about are those rare moments when I’m completely locked in my glass bubble. The engine isn’t running, the radio is silent, and if I’m lucky, the rain is gently falling on the roof….More


Bedtime Routine Obstacles

July 14, 2015 - List

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