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My Daughter asked me why she can't be a boy.

36 minutes ago -

E. G. asks from New York - I'm a mess. This question is more to help me than anything else. I was an only child so I have no references. This is probably the second/third time in six years that my 10 year old daughter told me she wanted to be a boy. She's a definite tom-boy. Reall great at spor...

Both kids in school. Now what?

2 hours ago -

C. S. asks from Rockford - I can't believe the time has finally come that both of my kids will be in school all day. So now what??? I have a few hobbies and enjoy working out but I'm sure after a month or two of that I'll be bored to tears. What have other moms done once the kids are off to full da...


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m. o. asks from McKinney - Thanks for the advice

yellow stained shirt

3 hours ago -

P. Q. asks from Cincinnati - I have a white shirt which is 95% cotton and 5% spandex. I had a food stain on it which I sprayed Oxi Clean on it. Unfortunately I didn't wash it until several days later and after the Oxi Clean dried on the shirt. The Oxi Clean has left a yellow stain which did not come ...

Mom Sad About the Baby Starting Preschool

August 31, 2014 -

l. c. asks from Downers Grove - Help. Ive been crying for a few days because my 3rd, and youngest child, my only daughter, is starting preschool on Tuesday. She is the baby of the family and im happy that she is excited about going, but I have mixed emotions. How did you deal with this? Im not havin...
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Did I Do Enough?

September 1, 2014

Last night, after gingerly sneaking out of my sleeping son’s room to the familiar sounds of his gentle snores, the quiet creakiness of a house after dark (and my guilt for leaving him while he’s asleep and unable to protest) I retreated to my office to write. I needed the soothing taptaptap of my keyboard. I needed the quiet, and a glass of wine. I needed to figure out why, with all of the amazing fun that Tucker and I have had this summer… I felt so damned sad….More


Do you have a home warranty?

August 31, 2014 -

M. C. asks from Loves Park - Looking to get some general info on home warranties. How much is your premium? What is your experience with claims? What company do you think is good or not so good? What should I look for when choosing one? Thanks in advance for any information/advice you may have!
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The Moment I Stopped Caring About My Weight

August 31, 2014

In college I was a svelte 130 pounds. I could wear anything and look like a waif. I could eat buckets of ice cream or live on black coffee and cigarettes, it didn’t matter because my weight was seemingly never more than an ounce over 130 lbs. Life was pretty good….More


Problems in Kindergarten (possibly with teacher)

August 30, 2014 -

L. B. asks from Gurnee - Hi, So here is a little background on my situation....I have a 5 year old who has always loved and thrived at preschool who was very, very excited to start kindergarten. One of the policies of our school is that after the kindergarten teachers are assigned they are to ca...

Would a Siberian Husky be a good family pet?

August 29, 2014 -

C. B. asks from Palatine - We have three children - 9, 7 and 3 1/2 - and would like to add a puppy to our family. This will be our first family pet and we're leaning towards a husky. I'd love to hear any pro's and con's that you can think of about huskies. Also, if you would strongly suggest ano...
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Where is It? Hold On, Let Me Check My Uterus!

August 30, 2014

For some reason, men can’t seem to find things. Maybe it’s because they’re usually focused on other things; like what’s in their pants… or getting into yours….More


Awesome Graduation Gifts

August 27, 2014 - List

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