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Having to move before son starts Senior year

r. a. asks from Albany

So my husband has a transfer with his job. They’re moving him this summer to a totally different state. My son is a Junior now, and so that means he’ll complete his Senior year in a totally different school and state. Has anyone done this, and how has their kid manag...

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Site flowers "frozen" recently?

C. C. asks from Brooklyn

I have been unable to click on flowers here recently (unable to give flowers). I am signed in, and I see the flower images as usual, but clicking on the flower image does nothing. I will keep working on the issue on my end, just wondering if anyone else knows a way to ...

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What does “going dark for now” mean on social media for teens?

G. C. asks from Wilbraham

So I am very worried because I found a post that my 13 yo daughter made on Instagram. It is her picture of herself With the quote “ going dark for Now, real ones will know”. It gave me a very bad vibe and gut feeling from the moment I saw it but want to make sure I...

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Daughter (19yr) is sexually active

I. R. asks from Mableton

Help-I just found out that my twin daughter (19) who is a Freshman at college and came home for spring break is sexually active. I noticed that she’s been moody, emotional, not eating and has been different from the last time she was home. One day she was even crying/u...

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Im going to move to the suburbs with or without my husband

W. L. asks from Chicago

Hi everyone. After some long chats with people I trust. im going to rent a house on the suburbs and try and get my daughters enrolled in school out there in the fall. I never thought I'd be getting divorced because of something so simple as a move but I really feel lik...

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Looking for a new tote bag

M. 6. asks from Woodbridge

I am looking to purchase a higher end "tote bag." I'd like something that I can throw a smaller laptop in (13 - 15"), the charger, maybe a water bottle or a notebook, my wallet, a couple of small files. I've been using a backpack for about 2 years back and forth to wor...

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I need clothing ideas from people who are a mom to a Hispanic young man.

B. F. asks from Newark

I ask because I have such a young man and we've had terrible trouble finding clothes that will fit him. Most pants, for instance, are too long. If we go with shorter ones the body is too small. With shirts the shorter sleeves the chest of them is often too tight. We...

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