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Living with in-laws ?

M. C. asks from Warwick

Hi , I’m a SAHM. I ve a 2 year old child. The in laws live with us . I ve been deeply hurt over and over by the in laws. They didn’t respect my need for privacy or the boundaries in the beginning. They made my post patten a living hell . I just can’t forget all th...


Toddler calling mil mamma

M. C. asks from Warwick

Hi , my almost 2 year old calls my mil mamma . Mil lives with us . I tried to correct her but no matter what I say she sticks with it . My mil goes with it too . She knows I don’t like that but she won’t correct her. She calls my mother mamma too but since I don’t ...


How to support my daughter who found out today she's miscarrying.

D. S. asks from Rutherford

I got the frantic phone call today when my daughter and her hubby went to her Gyno for her 3 month check up that they couldn't find a heartbeat. As you can imagine she was hysterical, this was her first pregnancy, and my first grandchild. The same thing happened to me w...


How long is too long for your MIL to stay at your house for a visit?

B. L. asks from Temple

It seems like many mamas have asked this question but I know every circumstance is different. My MIL lives 2 hours away and has several health issues. When she comes for a visit, it is always 10 days or longer. This last visit has been for nearly a month. It annoys me to...


How do I get over this? Do I have a purpose anymore?

S. K. asks from Greenwood

My daughter is going to be 28 in July and has been my best friend (and vice versa) her entire life. I've always supported her no matter what she wanted to do. Dance at age 5, cheerleading (age 14), beauty school (age 19), and dropping out of things when it didn't suit h...


Graduation Gift for High school Girl

L. B. asks from Carrollton

I need ideas for graduation gifts for high school girls. I need a special one for my niece but also a few others for friends of my daughter. I’d like it to be keepsake worthy. What are favorites for your girl graduates.


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 ...