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Need ideas on how to EFFECTIVELY "put my foot down"

B. F. asks from Newark

I'm taking a big risk here in asking this, but I will consider any responses and see if feel appropriate to me. I'll try to keep it brief and concise. I'm hoping to hear more from moms who are the more cautious, quieter, more reserved type because that would say a lot....

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In law drama again

M. C. asks from Warwick

Hi , I have posted here before and I really appreciate your thoughts. So the in laws live with us . And our relationship is not great . So yesterday evening my husband told me that my SIL and kids are coming to our place the next day . And I was surprised coz I wasn’...

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Do you plan to send your kids to school this Fall?

Z. B. asks from Toledo

My kids as so ready to go back to school and actually socialize and interact with other human beings, but it’s kind of scary. Our school is talking about splitting the kids into two groups and doing half days or every other day or every other week. That definitely seem...

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Has anyone used a spray to stop shirt chewing?

A. C. asks from Chicago

Has anyone ever tried bitter apple spray for children chewing on clothes or does anyone have a better recommendation? My 12 year old son chews his shirt collars. It started during online learning and still hasn't stopped. It's a problem because 1) he is ruining his sh...

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How bad is a broken bone really?

H. G. asks from Modest Town

My daughter(11 years old) was playing outside today and she fell down. I saw the fall, it didn’t look too bad, she didn’t really react. She got up, kept playing. Now about 3 hours later, she is still acting normal but she just came downstairs and said that she thinks...

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Mama’s Hurt!! What to do or advice?

B. H. asks from Kit Carson

I fell down the stairs a few days ago. My back hurts, but I can deal with it, the thing I’m worried about is my wrist. It went right under me when I fell and I thought I was just sore, the next morning I can hardly move my right wrist...What should I do? Hubby wants me...

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9 year old starting to get acne?

P. P. asks from Livingston

Hi, my daughter just started getting a couple red bumps on her face. At first I thought it was a small rash, but now I'm wondering if it's acne. Does this mean puberty isn't too far behind? She has no other signs of development. Also, can anyone recommend a natural s...

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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 ...