Development: Myself

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I'm looking for a good general child development book. Physical, emotional, social, mental. I'm worried I'm expecting too much from my kids and I wan...
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Ok, so the daycare my son goes to they want to stick him back in the 2yr old bec...
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I have been on semi-bedrest since I was about 26 weeks for having contracations,...
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My daughter, who just turned 1 yesterday, was diagnosed with hypotonia and delay...
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My son is 10 1/2 months and does not sit up on his own.  He will sit up once I ...

Coping with Death

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Last night, my SIL's father passed away. While I have only met him a few times, I thought he was a great man. The only thing I am not sure about is...
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My uncle passed away this morning. I personally was very close with him as a ki...
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Hi mamas, I'm leaving tomorrow for my beloved aunt's funeral service. I fly o...
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I am so torn. My father passed away on Friday. But 2 days before that I was in...
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I just received word that my Aunt has passed and am torn about attending the fun...

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Crushes & Dating

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Hey girls....Ive been dating a lot but have not yet met anyone that would be that potential special u know what...The other day my friend mentioned som...
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My daughter is 14 years old. She is dating a boy that has and is her childhood f...
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How old was your daughter when you let her start dating or "going out" with a bo...
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Does online dating really work?...
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Just because you already ordered, doesn't mean you can't look at the menu... ...

Increased Independence

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I want to raise my children to be good decision makers and be a bit more structured than I was as a child, but I don’t want to be a micro mom manager...
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Happy American Independence Day. I asked my 12 yr old niece what Independence ...
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I know it probably depends somewhat on the individual child, but at what age is ...
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My DD who just turned 6 loves her older brother. I guess the times he playes wit...
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Hi ladies! I need to know how to teach my almost 4 year old to be independent w...

Independence

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Happy American Independence Day. I asked my 12 yr old niece what Independence Day meant & she had no idea besides 'independence' & get togethers & fi...
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I know it probably depends somewhat on the individual child, but at what age is ...
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Hi ladies! I need to know how to teach my almost 4 year old to be independent w...
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Hi mamas...Ok, I have tried to write this post a number of times but I have so m...
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My 6yr. old is currently in kinder. and is not an early morning riser. I have t...

Learning Issues

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My son is in head start and he just turned 3 in August. My concern is that the teacher now wants to test him for learning disabilities and school hasn'...
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My son, Kaden, is 4 years old (nearly 5) and will be starting school soon. The p...
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Since my six year old son has been able to talk, he has always had difficulty in...
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Would like to have my 6 year old daughter receive comprehensive testing for lear...
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My four year old's ECEAP teacher had a specialist observe my daughter because sh...

Makeup & Clothing

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I am 3 classes from getting my associates degree in general studies. Then, I will have to declare a major when I apply to a university. I know what I d...
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Current situation: After 15 years into your gig you have a job that pays six fig...
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There was a woman today on Good Morning America that went one year without weari...
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Hi moms, I asked this a month or so ago and didnt get to many responses, so I...
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Is it really necessary for a baby boy to wear a typical baptism outfit? My 5 mon...

Puberty

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My 8 year old special needs daughter is starting to go through puberty. I am beside myself. Besides the fact that she is so young, she is also immature...
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Hi! So, i'm noticing some changes in my 9 year old daughter. I'm getting a lit...
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Good Day all. My daughter is 9 and we have just learned that her friend has ...
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i was about 15 when I started my period. I always assumed that my daughters woul...
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Current situation: After 15 years into your gig you have a job that pays six fig...

Religious Milestones

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Hello Mamas! I know someone out there will know the etiquette for a Bat Mitzvah. I am honored to have been invited to a friends daughters Bat Mitzvah...
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Hi Mamas, My family is Christian, and we have been invited to a friend's Bar...
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Our family attended a Bar Mitzvah last year and didn't know that it was three ho...
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My 10-year old son and I just returned from a Bar Mitzvah. We were invited fro...
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We are going to our first Bar Mitzvah and not sure what an appropriate gift woul...

Shaving

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My 10 year old has been bugging me to let her start shaving her legs. I, unfortunately, cannot remember when I started shaving my legs and I don't know...
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Does anyone have a good razor they suggest for shaving your bikini area? I alway...
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In the past my daughter has used Nair for hair removal on her lower legs and arm...
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I usually use a man's electric razor to shave my legs. Occasionally, I use a wo...
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I feel so silly asking this, but I am really wondering... what is the consensus ...

Social Skills

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As a child I was a social outcast, a nerd. I was overweight, had horrible acne, bad perm, oversized, thick glasses. I was a mess. I was a complete intr...
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I'm worried about my 17 year old daughter. She spends all day in her room with ...
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My daughters father passed away a few days after christmas. We have been seperat...
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Has anyone ever had to deal with social services or knwo how they work. My husb...
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My daughter is 12 and in the 6th grade. She is VERY active in church and school...

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Volunteering

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I'd like to start doing some volunteer work with my kids and was wondering if any of you have any advice on which organization I should participate wit...
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I have been volunteering at my daughter's public school for the past 4 years. L...
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Ok this is an odd request I know but, I have always been able to go to my sons s...
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Well to start I have been out of work since last November, and I am starting to ...
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So I have been staying home with my kids for the past 1.5 years. To give you so...
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