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Having a hard time just now

6 hours ago -

N. B. asks from Oklahoma City - I am in my 50's. I haven't seen anyone from high school in many many years but am friends with many my classmates on FB. It's been really nice catching up with them, what they did with their lives, who married who and who stayed married, and if they went totally off the w...

Packing for airplane travel - toiletry items

9 hours ago -

M. H. asks from Madison - We will be flying in a few months out of town. With all the airline restrictions on liquids, baggage fees, etc., I was wondering if anyone has found a good system/products for packing your toiletry items for the airplane. Maybe Container Store? I have specific hair/mak...

Is it ok to eat?

13 hours ago -

D. W. asks from Franklin - I put refrigerated (not frozen) chicken breasts in the crock pot with tomato sauce spices,etc. I thought I had turned it on but discovered 1.5 hours later that I hadn't. I turned it on immediately on high and cooked it several Hours on high then lowered to medium high. I...

Grad Party, walking tacos, and other questions . . .

13 hours ago -

S. B. asks from Blue Earth - So I am preparing for my 3rd graduation party. I should be a pro, right? Nah :) This time we are doing it a little different, so I am feeling a little out of my element! We are having two parties on the same day: an open house from 1 - 5 p.m. at a park/shelter ne...
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I Feel Sorry for Michelle Dugger, But Also...

May 23, 2015

By now, you’ve probably heard about the Duggar dirty laundry that’s blowing up the Internets. In a nutshell, Josh Duggar, the oldest son of the 19 Kids and Counting Duggar family has been outed as a sexual predator, admitting to molesting several young girls as a teenager….More


Need help coping with the loss of my dog

May 21, 2015 -

W. V. asks from New York - First off, I'm not a mama but was a very proud papa to my dog. I apologize if this community is for women only but I couldn't find anything else plus I prefer to talk with women anyway. My dog was 14 years old. Despite his age and a few medical conditions, he was still ...

TV Dad I Wish I Married

May 21, 2015 - List

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My Dog is a Bigger A-Hole than Your Dog

May 22, 2015

Dear Spike,

I like to think I’m a pretty forgiving person. I believe in second chances and clean slates, do overs and fresh starts. It is because of this gracious spirit, that I will not be discussing any of your past transgressions, Spike. I will not mention……More

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5 Things I'd Tell My High School Graduating Self

May 24, 2015

Recently, I hit a milestone. A big one.

Twenty years ago this year, I stood with 364 of my classmates on my high school’s football field and got my diploma. As I sat in that crowd on that field, under a setting sun, my white cap affixed upon my Jersey Girl Aqua Net-styled hair, we ruminated over the highs and lows of our four years in the hallowed halls of our high school. We looked forward to our futures, and swore we’d “stay the same!” and “never change!” Our futures were bright and we were excited. And our hair was huge. HUGE, I tell you….More


SAHM Daily Routine

May 20, 2015 -

R. S. asks from Woodbridge - Hoping I can get some examples of SAHM daily schedules. How do you conduct your day? When do you play with your kids, run errands, clean, etc. Share if you would like. TIA!

Grandma's fingers in baby's mouth

May 8, 2015 -

O. V. asks from New York - Love my MIL. She is helping us a lot with kids. Hate that she constantly puts her fingers into my 6 months old baby's mouth. The baby has been teething but she has a bunch of teething rings and sophie the giraffes. I have been saying - oh, lets give her a ring etc....

Help! I need advice about dividing my family up due to job across the country.

May 2, 2015 -

S. L. asks from New York - My husband got a job offer in LA and we live outside Boston. We are recently married and share 5 kids between us. I have a three, my oldest is 25 , lives in the general area and soon to be married , starting a family of her own. My other two are 15 and 12 . They live w...
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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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