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Family studio portrait without shoes?

A. N. asks from Brooklyn

We went to a photography studio with the whole family recently to have our family pictures taken. The photos were geared to be very casual, so we all came wearing our jeans and T-shirts. We were a little surprised, though, when our photographer insisted that everyone had...

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Husband hates our dog

Z. R. asks from Houston

We are new dog parents, our new dog has only been with us for 11 days. It turns out my husband is now saying he doesn't want a dog and he only agreed because the kids and I wanted one. He complains about everything, if the dog licks him he is grossed out, he won't even p...

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A job like no other

by Dee Plusch

I just recently accepted a job, and I thought I’d share what the position description entails.

First, I don’t get more than a 10-minute break during work hours, and those work hours will most likely include overtime on a daily basis. It’s a highly demanding and critical role where there is a lot at stake, therefore being consistently alert is essential even on those overtime days and nights. The role is an umbrella for several other titles with additional duties, none of which include additional pay…. More

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What to Teach Your Kids About Bullying

“Those who are at war with others, are not at peace with themselves.” – William Hazlitt

I have been working with high school and college-aged students for years, and most of the people I have worked with at some point or another have faced bullying—either being bullied or bullying others…. More

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But I Wonder, Can I Wander?

Whenever people hear our story, the first question is, “How do you survive with three kids?!” (We aren’t sure. Please check back in about 15 years to see if we actually made it). After that, everyone wants to know, “How can I get started?”… More

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How to deal with a nagging employee?

S. C. asks from Houston

My husband and i opened a small business last year and employed a part time employee who will have to work at the office 2-3 days a week on her own. Considering this we make it u by being very flexible in many aspects. She is well paid and sometimes we give her extra lea...

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Caught my daughter cheating

K. B. asks from Houston

My daughter is in 5th grade. She is really trying to do well in school, so that she can get a phone at the end of the school year. she’s struggles in school because of her ADHD. Last night she had 3 tests to study for & I caught her writing answers on her hand. Right ...

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Does anyone have social anxiety?

S. C. asks from Houston

I recently started having social anxiety and had to skip a few birthday parties for my Lo. I start worrying ahead of time and when im during the social occasion i start sweating i talk silly and go through a bunch of other anxiety symptoms. Anyone has any advice how to f...

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