Childcare: Child, Puppets

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Single Child--how Do You Keep Occupied?

A.M. asks from Minneapolis

I'm a very greatful, very happy older mom of one child, a daugher who is 7. My hours are flexible so I'm often home with her. I try to organize playdates (and I'm t...


What to Do About Son Acting Out in School

C.C. asks from Seattle

My son started all-day kindergarten this year, and all sorts of issues have arisen since he began. He is normally HIGHLY independent, but also tends to be a very happ...


Having Friends Over?

L.M. asks from Seattle

So basically my question is this: Will we ever get to a point where I feel comfortable having my children's friends over? A little background: I am a SAHM to five c...


How Do I Chose Between Two kids....very Worn Down

M.M. asks from Chicago

In a nut shell: I have 2 boys 13 and 4y/o. My 13 y/o has been difficult since day 1, never played alone, and always needed to be encouraged, always bucked when the go...


Too Much TV

L.C. asks from Norfolk

This is going to sound bad, and that's because I know it is. But my 3 year old daughter watches entirely too much TV. Between 8-12 hours a day. I know that sounds hor...


How to Read to Your Kids

C.H. asks from Portland

This is going to sound like a silly concern, as most of my concerns do! I'm a writer by trade and I love reading. I come from a long line of librarians and I've bee...


Bedtime Shenanagans & Noise

M.K. asks from Chicago

BACKGROUND: My daughter is 26 months old and sleeps in her crib. She is very happy in her crib and I do not intend on moving her to a bed until she shows signs of w...


Wanting Opinions About Putting My Daughter in Pre-K3 Early...

T.V. asks from New York

My daughter will be three in December. She has been in daycare since she was about two months old. In daycare she has learned how to count in English and Spanish, her...


How to Throw a 3 Year Old a Birthday Party?

K.S. asks from Portland

I don't know how to throw my daughter her 3 year party (October 25th). The last two years have been close family only, and I was fine with that. But since my B-day ...


Seeking Input on Touchy Situation

D.H. asks from Philadelphia

We have neighbors around us, we all have young kids. I don't see much interaction going on between some of them, yet at some times I see some over at others' houses, ...