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how can I get my son to sleep?

k. l. asks from Ellabell

My son is almost 4 and recently in the past few months he has decided to stop sleeping, he tends to stay up till 4 am resulting in him sleeping till 11am. He doesn't take naps during the day, he plays and runs around most the day so I thought he should be worn out. I've t...

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Good portable crib for 2-year-old?

S. B. asks from Encino

Hello all: I'll be traveling with my two-and-a-half year old daughter to my parents' home for a week. She is tall for her age, and has shown some interest in climbing out of her crib at home. My parents have a pack and play, but I think she might get out of that pretty...

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Should I go?

J. D. asks from Teec Nos Pos

About 2 years ago I had a falling out with my Childhood best friend of over 25 years. We haven't spoken since. I bumped into her mom recently who said told me that she doesn't want me to think that just because my friend and I are on the outs, that I should ever feel like...

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When Your Daughter Wants to Dye Her Hair and Be "Emo"

by Sara Borgstede

When our daughter, Kiersten, was 13 and in the 8th grade, she started BEGGING us to dye her hair blue. My first reaction was no way Jose! and figured that would be the end of that conversation. To me, having a child with a head of hair that was totally blue was right up there with kids who get a head full of piercings to the point that when they take a drink, fluids come out of them like a sieve. They stay out all night doing bad things of which we don’t speak…. More


To the Woman Who Judged Me for Putting a Leash on My Child

I smiled at you when I saw you behind me. We stood near each other in the security line at the airport. I had just finished loading the last of three bins onto the x-ray belt when I looked up to find you scornfully staring at my child. The blistering look that you gave me didn’t go unnoticed either. For a second, I thought maybe you were just having a bad day, but then I overheard the comments you made to your friend. I heard you tell her that I’m a “lazy parent”. I also heard you say that people, such as me, shouldn’t have children. I heard you ramble off a list of things you would do differently. I overheard your entire conversation…. More


Why are some of y'all so rude?

d. l. asks from East Brunswick

I'm fairly new to this website, from my understanding it's used for advise, and getting help when you can not find it on your own. So why there are rude nasty comments on every single question of mine is beyond me. I'm not saying everyone is rude by any means I have gotte...

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Low income housing?!? HELP!

d. l. asks from East Brunswick

So my mother is getting a divorce from a terrible abuser. The house she lives in with my 17 year old sister currently was originally her house, until he moved in and his name was out on the deed. He had told her to quit her job when they got married because he wanted her ...

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RN nursing program?

d. l. asks from East Brunswick

Does anyone know of any RN nursing programs or schools for just the basic associates degree RN or a straight forward way to get a BSN in the central jersey area? Every time I find a school they want you to have your LPN first or a bridge type program where you pay to get ...

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