asks from Memphis
My 14 year old daughter seems to think a few of my rules are too strict. So, she asked me if I’d get the opinion of other mothers – particularly those I don’t k...
asks from Tulsa
I have a 14 year old son that has headaches quite often. He wears glasses, so that is not the problem. He comes home from school daily with a headache. I have taken...
asks from Austin
I have written before about my 12 year old son. He will start middle school next year. He has always been kind, loving, and helpful.
He does well in school, has a fe...
asks from Des Moines
My dd is busy outside of school with sports practice 3 days/week and we are usually gone on the weekends. I haven't required a whole lot of chores of my kids because ...
- My 11 and 14 year olds do laundry, dishes, some cooking, bathrooms (admittedly not very well yet, but how else are they going to learn?), take care of our dogs, take c...
- The chores she has are litter box, trash helper, picking up after herself, putting her dirty clothes in the right hamper, putting dirty dishes in the sink instead of l...
- All 3 of my kids are busy at least 3 nights a week with sports, the 12 year old a bit more and normally 4 hours during the week at least and she is in the STEM program...
asks from Denver
I wanted to know what you all think about my 10 (almost 11) year old daughter wanting to have her own email and facebook page. She claims that most all of her other f...
asks from Minneapolis
13 year old daughter. Need I say more? It's as if an alarm went off in her head the day she turned 13 telling her to start acting like a ^#&$^@#$!*. Though she doesn...
asks from Washington DC
My 12 year old daughter has been on IM for for a few months. Before this, she was on email, which I told her I was supervising (reading periodically). There were sever...
asks from San Antonio
My 10 year old daughter is uncooperative when asked to assist around the house. There is a power struggle and attitude when asked to perform even simple tasks. Then e...
asks from Kansas City
My 11 year old son wants allowance. I would like to make a "chore" list for him. What are appropriate chores for him and what is the going rate per week for allowanc...
asks from Los Angeles
I am having problems with my 12 year old step son. Last school year he got 3 Fs, 2 Ds and a C. He always lied about having homework. At home, he wont do his chores....