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Birthday Prep: Easy Party Foods

by Andrea Cespedes of "Mamapedia"



Kids party foods need to impress the littles and the adults alike. You could spend hours prepping snacks, but can make just as a big of an impact with easy-to-prep foods. Whether you’re throwing a party or taking foods to school to share as the birthday kid’s special treat, these ideas will please…. More

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Have you been to Disney World lately?

L. M. asks from Meriden

My daughter (age 20) and I are going to Disney in Oct. The last time I was there was on a family trip 10 years ago. We're staying at the All Stars Sports and have the quick service meal plan with park hopper passes. I'm looking for tips and must sees.

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How much is to much????

C. F. asks from Dallas

I have an unemployed 19 year old daughter still living at home while in college, who has become very rude and at times aggressive towards her younger siblings and does not want to help around the house with chores. I am seriously considering asking her to leave home due...

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When to Start Weaning

by Kathryn Walsh of "Mamapedia"



Six months? Twelve months? The month before kindergarten orientation? The “right” time to wean your child off breast milk is one of those parenting topics that many people have firmly-held beliefs about, most of which you should ignore. All that matters is determining that it’s the right time for you and for your baby. We talked to a lactation expert and a mom who’s been there, to get some insight into how to determine that the time is right — and what to do next…. More

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Tips for Decoding Baby Babble

by Andrea Cespedes of "Mamapedia"



When your baby’s natural smiles and sighs start to sound something like consonants and vowels, you want desperately to get what he’s saying. Baby babble is simultaneously adorable and confounding. He’s so close to talking, but so far away from being understood…. More

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What Expecting Moms Should Know About Pregnancy Dementia

by Alma Causey of "Brain Test"



Bearing a child and embracing motherhood is one of the most beautiful feelings that a woman experiences. However, while pregnancy in itself can be really overwhelming, there are several aspects about those nine months that all expecting women should know and be aware of. One of the most alarming facets of pregnancy is pregnancy dementia which affects nearly every single woman who is about to give birth…. More

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How would you handle this?

M. 6. asks from Woodbridge

I have two nephews from my brother whom I have zero contact with. He is a toxic person, involved in drugs, been to prison, back to prison, back to jail, even more toxic wife. I was handed my two nephews in the middle of the night when they were babies because BOTH pare...

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Is anyone an Uber driver

M. 6. asks from Woodbridge

My husband and I are thinking about doing some driving for Uber. There is a huge need for it in our area (right now there are none) and we are looking to make some extra money. I am just curious what other's experiences have been - good or bad. We have one vehicle tha...

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Stepfamily issues..this is a long one

S. T. asks from New York

I am a 50 year old woman. My parents had me when they were teenagers then divorced in their early 20’s. I have always been a carbon copy of my mother, who is a hard-working, get the job done type. We lived on welfare and in low income housing. My mother worked very har...

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