Moms Are Talking About Right Now


How would you have answered this men vs. women question?

n. z. asks from Los Angeles

My daughter who's finishing up first grade asked why women HAVE to cover their chest when they wear bathing suits, but men don't. She wanted to know why are women's nipples are private, but men's are not. I guess having a water day and playing in her rash guard made he...


How long is too long for a child to grieve a pet?

J. F. asks from Lebanon

We adopted a kitten two years ago. He died of FIP, a fatal disease, by euthanasia in the tenth day after we adopted him. My daughter was very, very close to him. People tell her "oh well it was just a cat, at least you only has him for ten days so you couldn't really bon...


Places to buy kids' bed sheets?

n. z. asks from Los Angeles

I'm overwhelmed with the options online. Where do you normally purchase them? I'm looking to buy cotton sheets that are soft and breathable for my kids. I like the look of the Pottery Barn Kids sheet sets, but want to make sure they're soft. I'm reluctant to purc...


Dark patches/spots on face

S. M. asks from Porter Ranch

There are a million products in the market for dark spots/brown patches on face. Any OTC products you have used and had good results? I am 50 plus. Please recommend. Thanks.


How Do Galactagogues Work?

by Brooke Nally

Things are always better in color, right? Colorful photos, colorful fashion, colorful makeup palettes, and for today’s extra special treat—colorful galactagogues, or more specifically, the rainbow of galactagogues…. More


Coach By Example...Your Kids Are Listening

by Kristy Pepping of Upparent

On your mark, beep! I dive into the icy cold pool, goggles on, with a range of emotions. Can I do this? It’s been years since I donned a race suit and swam in competition mode. What is everyone thinking about me? Will I make my family proud or disappointed? But I’m doing this for my daughter, despite my fear and reservations…. More


Make Sure to Enjoy Your Travels with These Tips

by Sienna Penfold

Traveling is one of the best things you can do in life. It gives you the time to relax, get out of your comfort zone, and meet amazing people. Whenever you have the chance to hit the road, make sure to use the opportunity. But traveling without a plan and directions can be stressful. Luckily, the internet is here to help with some excellent advice on smooth and relaxing trips…. More


More advice about rekindling desire after kids

B. A. asks from Ann Arbor

You ladies gave me really good advice when I recently posted about having a crush on another man. I don’t think the crush will go anywhere and I’m working through my feelings about it and taking a class from a different instructor. My problem is I still don’t feel ...


Getting crushes on other men while married

B. A. asks from Ann Arbor

I’ve been married for 9 years and have two kids. We’ve had sex maybe 4-5 times in the last year and I half, since my second son was born. I don’t find myself that attracted to my husband anymore. I recently developed a huge crush on the guy who teaches my workout ...