Behavior: Child

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I'm very frustrated with my 6 year old son who ONLY wants to eat junk. It drives me nuts. He has such a limited menu of food that he will eat. It is ve...
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We recently went on a day trip with our friends who have a 6 year old. His behav...
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My 6 year old boy is loving, caring, sweet and smart but is having a lot of issu...
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My 6 year old boy is having alot of problems at school, he just started summer s...
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Hello, My 5 year old son is in Kindergarten. He is a great kid and gets along ...

Biting

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Another biting question! My daughter(17 months) has recently started biting me. She usually does it when she's feeling playful and gigles when she d...
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I watch a little guy, age 17 months, who loves to bite. I am positive he is tee...
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I have 14-month-old twin boys. One of them keeps biting the other one and we hav...
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My 2 year old daughter starting biting at daycare. She has never had a biting pr...
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I have heard that you should give Zyrtec at night b/c it tends to make children ...

Bullying

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I'm very frustrated with my 6 year old son who ONLY wants to eat junk. It drives me nuts. He has such a limited menu of food that he will eat. It is ve...
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Two weeks ago my family moved to a new state. We have only had a chance to meet ...
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My 6 year old boy is loving, caring, sweet and smart but is having a lot of issu...
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So, the high temperature today is supposed to be at least 100. My 5 year old do...
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My 5 year old son has been acting up lately. Whenever things don't go his way he...

Discipline

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Won't get in to all the details as it would take forever. So long story short, our 6 year old had definitely given us a run for our money. Very smart, ...
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I'm very frustrated with my 6 year old son who ONLY wants to eat junk. It drives...
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My 6 year old boy is having alot of problems at school, he just started summer s...
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So, the high temperature today is supposed to be at least 100. My 5 year old do...
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My 5 year old son has been acting up lately. Whenever things don't go his way he...

Disrespect & Disobedience

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Hello, I have a 5 year old daughter who doesn't listen. She isn't a bad kid in the sense that she hits or does things purposefully bad. But when I as...
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My almost 6-year-old has been pleading for a Nintendo DS or the Wii, like all hi...
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Hi! I'm a divorced mom of a 5 year old, almost 6 year old boy. My son likes to g...
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Hello here one I hope you can really help me with... My 5 year old is VERY shy a...
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Any advice from moms out there when it comes to lying. My daughter last night w...

Friends

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I'm about 4 weeks pregnant with baby #2 and I'm wondering when to tell our 5 year old son. I don't want to tell him too early just because it would be...
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My 5-year old is acting depressed. For the past week or so she has been ultra se...
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I'm hoping to hear from parents of 5 year old kids about what type of shows they...
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My 5 year old son has recently started acting out at preschool. A little back g...
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I have a 6 year old daughter that is petrified of the dark and of being alone. ...

Hitting

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When my daughter gets frustrated, she hits me or my husband! When we tell her "no" or give her a time out, she hits herself! Is this a stage in the "te...
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i whatch two 4 year old children in my home. they all hit each other. my daughte...
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I'm very frustrated with my 6 year old son who ONLY wants to eat junk. It drives...
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Hello moms! My two year old son has started hitting his sister (5). For the mos...
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My daughter, this week, took up a habit of hitting me when she is mad. I do not ...

Legal Trouble

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Just a question I thought I ask since I havent lived in the US for very long. I just moved to Sheboygan Wisconsin 8 month ago from the Middle east whe...
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This is for my friend(she in CA),she has 5 yr old girl, the husband past 5 yrs d...
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does anyone have any suggestions on how to deal with the teenage child who is no...
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I guess I've known it for years, but haven't wanted to face it...my friends are ...
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My oldest son is in 1st grade and is having difficulty with reading, he is getti...

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Self Esteem

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I may be overanalyzing this based on my own past, but I wanted to hear from other moms of little girls out there to find out if I am handling my 4-year...
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My 11 yr old daughter has always had low self-esteem. Even when she was a toddle...
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Hi! I'm a divorced mom of a 5 year old, almost 6 year old boy. My son likes to g...
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My 5-year-old daughter has always been the extreme tomboy. She refuses to wear ...
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My daughter has been the victim of bullying that has gone too far. For a while ...

Social Skills

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My 6 year old boy is loving, caring, sweet and smart but is having a lot of issues in Kindergarten with focus, consentration and aggressive behavior th...
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So, the high temperature today is supposed to be at least 100. My 5 year old do...
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Hello, My 5 year old son is in Kindergarten. He is a great kid and gets along ...
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My 5 year old son has been acting up lately. Whenever things don't go his way he...
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My almost 6-year-old has been pleading for a Nintendo DS or the Wii, like all hi...

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Tantrums

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We have a 16 month old that is throwing tantrums, sometimes mild ones and lately the kind you need an Indian doctor to stop her! She goes red in the f...
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my daughter is 16months and throws horrible screaming fits when she doesnt get w...
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I have a daughter who will be 2 next months and has recently started throwing hu...
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My 5 year old son has been acting up lately. Whenever things don't go his way he...
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Moms-I'm desperate for help. My son is 2yrs 3mos old. He is a mild mannered boy ...

Testing Limits

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My 5 year old son has been acting up lately. Whenever things don't go his way he cries loudly or screams. And it is often little things that set him of...
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Hello, I have a 5 year old daughter who doesn't listen. She isn't a bad kid in...
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Is it just me, or do girls get mouthy at 6? Just out of the blue my daughter ha...
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I am open to hearing anyone's advice. I have a 5 year old boy who has recently s...
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Won't get in to all the details as it would take forever. So long story short, o...

Violence

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My 6 year old daughter started out a sweet girl who listened well. Now that she's in Kindergarten she's become progressivly violent to other students. ...
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My almost 6-year-old has been pleading for a Nintendo DS or the Wii, like all hi...
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Hi Mamas, Since several people asked me to give an update, I decided to post ...
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My seven-year-old son is constantly making noises with his mouth or chanting coo...
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I have a 5 year old son who is in kindergarten this year and also played footbal...

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Whining

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My 51/2 y/o son has been whining about everything lately. Not just when he is tired, but all the time! It is about to drive me crazy. Is this normal...
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Okay, so we're trying to help our three-year-old move beyond whining to communic...
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So, I am seriously asking this one behalf of someone. My friend seems at her wi...
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Hello, I have a 5 year old daughter who doesn't listen. She isn't a bad kid in...
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Such is what I've dubbed my daughter's whiney and bossy phase. She's just shy of...
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