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Pro Activ Plus for teens

3 hours ago -

M. S. asks from Salinas - Does anyone have any experience to share about their teen Pro Active Plus? Apparently it's newer and has an added moisturizing component. My 13 yr old daughter wants to try it. She has been using a prescription cream but says it doesn't work anymore. Did Pro Active Plus ...

18 mth old cries when putting lotion on back

4 hours ago -

A. R. asks from Fort Worth - Hello everyone, I have an 18 mth old daughter who recently started crying after bath time when I put lotion on her back, it's almost as if it burns or bothers her. It's been about a week and a half now and she'll scrunch her shoulders up once I apply the lotion. I've ta...

Multimarketing question about Young Living Essential Oils

4 hours ago -

m. G. asks from Flower Mound - My friend had an Essential Oils party by a Young Living representative. I was online trying to place my order when a message popped up saying I needed to enter my social security number. When I asked my friend why they needed my s.s. #, she said b/c in case someone plac...

Private Schools or Montessori's in Fort Worth (west) area

5 hours ago -

P. G. asks from Fort Worth - Our school district is pretty solid, but I'm wondering if it will be able to offer enough of an academic challenge for my son. He just barely missed the gifted & talented placement in kindergarten and his academics are really solid. He's just in first grade, but I'm wonde...
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You Have the Luxury to Not Vaccinate Your Child Because I Vaccinate Mine

April 16, 2014

The recent outbreaks of measles in the United States hurts my scientific heart. And I say “heart” not because the way I regard vaccines is based on a feeling or what a Playboy Bunny said or a real estate mogul tweeted, but because there are children who are seriously ill who could have been protected….More


How much makeup (for a tween)?

18 hours ago -

K. C. asks from Clifton Park - How much makeup should I allow an almost 11-year-old wear for a special occasion/fancy dress party?

Oh the drama of friends

April 11, 2014 -

D. D. asks from Cheshire - So I have a friend who is well over 300 lbs. Her hubby is over 400 lbs. Her son from a disaster first marriage is morbidly obese at a fairly young age. She and her hubby both have a host of medical issues made worse by the excess weight and lack of exercise. Her hubby...
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Stop with the Color-Coded Easter Egg Hunts

April 15, 2014

Slowly but surely my various different social media news feeds are being cluttered with the latest Easter ideas; crafts, baked goods, clothes, etc. I like a good Easter craft or new idea as much as the next person, but today, I saw something I didn’t like. No sir, I didn’t like it one little bit – the color coordinated Easter egg hunt.More

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When Did I Become a Wooly Mammoth?

April 14, 2014

I walked in my bathroom this morning and a strange man was lurking there. I said, “Sir, who are you and how the hell did you get in my house?”More


Teenage maturity

April 11, 2014 -

G. V. asks from Valley Stream - My 15 year old son is very smart, but also super immature. Therefore he had no friends. What can I do to help him? He is still playing with "matchbox" cars, watches cartoons. He is always in the computer and he is good with technology, but when you look to see what is he...

JFF: Hulu plus VS. Netflix and why?

April 9, 2014 -

B. .. asks from Wilcox - Just trying to find out who everyone prefers to use when it comes to Hulu Plus or Netflix. Thanks and have a great day :)

How Much TV Does Your Child Watch?

April 6, 2014 - List

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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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