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foul smellig gas from my 1 mo old

3 hours ago -

S. N. asks from Atlanta - my1 mo old is having really foul smelling gas and a lot of it. She is on a milk based formula and is fussy all of the time. What should I do

I'm on the hunt for me =)

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O. L. asks from Long Beach - My husband and I were talking earlier today about how I've been feeling unfulfilled lately, like I need something more in my life (not talking about family or my marriage). Before having kids, I got through college in a few years and then went on to get my master's degree...

What would you do?

4 hours ago -

J. Z. asks from Redding - Family vacations are very important, we budget and save and penny pinch year round so that we can afford to go on two very nice vacations a year. Every summer sense my husband and I have gotten married we have gone to San Diego. It was where we spent our honey moon and we...

What do you do when someone invites themselves to a family function

5 hours ago -

l. c. asks from Colorado Springs - My cousin now has a live-in boyfriend. We have met this person 3 times, for about 2-4 hours each. My husband and I have a vacation home in another state. In 2013 my cousin, her dad (my uncle) and my mom came and stayed with us for 5 days & had a wonderful time. We ...

Men Vs. Woman On Online affairs.

11 hours ago -

L. L. asks from New York - I have come across it many times. Men go online, chatting with other woman, not always in appropiate ways, and just going a little too far, and alot of them think it is fine as they see it as not a real affair. Where as most women consider it cheating. They had a poll rec...
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Grace and Hopes in Dirty Carpets

January 27, 2015

It started with shoes and carpet.

On the main floor of our old house all we had was tile and hardwood. Over several years of living there, all of us got used to just walking into the house with our shoes on. Sometimes, I got sick of the mud and dirt tracked in, but it wasn’t anything some soapy water couldn’t fix. Basically, my requests for ‘shoes off’ fell on deaf ears….More

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Dear Son: Farts Aren't for Sharing

January 26, 2015

The other day my four-year-old farted on me as a defense mechanism while I was tickling him, like a squid inking a predator or a skunk dropping a stink bomb when he’s afraid. He thought it was the funniest thing he’d ever done and then decided to repeat the hilarity until his eyes watered with the effort of squeezing out the last molecules of gas from his small body. He laughed, and I composed this letter in my head….More

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This is What I Told My Sons about Girls

January 25, 2015

On a chilly morning we went to the park to toss around a baseball. That’s what we do. That’s our thing. The three of us fan out across the diamond and throw back and forth. After a while, we went across the street for ice cream… just me and the boys and our cookies ’n cream….More


middle school hurdle

January 22, 2015 -

n. l. asks from Cranford - my once popular son who is such a great kid...truly...he is smart , athletic and mostly kind, once he started middle school has been ignored by all the boys he grew up with and felt so comfortable with, as i did with their moms . they dont include him in anything , but a...

Allergy bra

January 22, 2015 -

D. B. asks from Brooklyn - Is anyone allergic to bras.\? I usually wear Maidenform but have to put tissues in the cups to prevent itchiness. Just bought a great fitting Warner bra, wore it once five days ago, and have been suffering ever since with itchy red welts under my breasts. Any suggestions?

Begging for help with nutramigen formula!! Please!

January 20, 2015 -

t. j. asks from Monmouth Junction - Hi my name is Tesra jones,im a new member ive joined because a friend of mine whos a single mother of three on workers disability is in need of nutragimen formula for her little girl. Weve exhausted all of our resources calling the 211info line in nj and also many food ba...

Most Terrifying Moment as a Parent

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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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