Moms Are Talking About Right Now

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Day old coffee ok to drink?

. M. asks from Santa Monica

So in these times of conserving groceries and not going out to the store unless it's absolutely necessary, is it ok to drink coffee that's been left out the next day? If we have some in the pot, I've been keeping that extra cup of coffee for the next day. However, I've ...

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what do I do when my daughter believes I called CPS when I truly did not

L. S. asks from Pittsburgh

I discussed a concern I had about grandchild, in therapy, and in return I found out my therapist called cps. This wasn’t something physicality abusive, more mental harm and shaming than anything. My daughter and her spouse are 100% blaming me, after I explained the onl...

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It's finally happened ... my sons are losing it!

G. . asks from Springfield

Really, they are not too bad. Yesterday, though, I felt like the mother of toddlers while trying to take a shower. They would not stop fighting. My 13 year old was practicing his sax, as his band teacher has them doing homework on-line. Well, all his teachers, but he...

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16 month old not sleeping at night

S. W. asks from Carmel

Our little one has always been a great sleeper until the last few weeks. Now she goes down for 10-20 minutes and wakes up screaming. After that she fights us to go back to sleep. Usually one of us ends up sleeping with her in a chair. Anyone else have this issue??

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Decided to postponing Easter

D. D. asks from Norwood

Normally I host a big Easter get together with friends and family. This year I've already decided to postpone at least until May but probably longer. No reason to get everyone together and expose them to something that could be life threatening. Now I'm really sad. I...

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Cater or cook grad dinner?

N. G. asks from Fayetteville

Graduation ceremonies are out. Dine-in restaurants and parks are closed. A graduate wants the graduation dinner for 10 family members catered. Is this ridiculous or a nice idea?

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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

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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

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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

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Question about kid hair color

B. A. asks from Ann Arbor

Just wondering if anyone had a kid whose hair changed color as they got older, I.e. a blond kid who went dark brown. At what age did this happen? Just curious!

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How should I handle a situation where a married man is giving me gifts?

J. M. asks from Ann Arbor

I'm looking for some friendly and unbiased advice. I have some neighbors who are married that I like a lot, and feel like they are my friends. I'm a divorced female and have lived across the street from them for 6 years. When I'm outside and see the neighbors I visit wit...