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Son Goes off to College

C.M. asks from Atlanta

This is for the ladies out there who have sent a kid off to college: what is our role now as Moms? I feel like the Momma bird watching her baby bird spread his wings...


College Trunk Party?

J.T. asks from Chicago

Hello - I have been invited to a few College Trunk parties that are given (usually by the Mom) to a HS graduate who is going away to college to help with expenses. ...


Question About College Costs!

O.L. asks from Los Angeles

Good morning! For those of you who have children in college, how much do you pay per year for school? I'm wanting to get a sense of the overall costs. I do recognize ...


Advice About College Son Working

L.V. asks from Dallas

My son is a freshman in college. He just finished up his first semester with a 3.0 GPA and we're proud of him. Going into the 2nd semester with 14 hours, do you thi...


Kid Heading off to College Question

M.T. asks from New York

Hi moms and dads. My oldest will be graduating from high school this June. For those of you who have sent a kid off to college, what items that were not on the typi...


Seeking Advice on "College Flooring" (Rubber Puzzle Pieces or Carpet?)

B.C. asks from Dallas

My daughter is preparing to go to college this fall. Instead of an area rug for her dorm room, she is considering the "rubber puzzle piece" flooring to put on the flo...


What to Do for Kid Going off to College

T.K. asks from Dallas

My beloved step son is moving 4 hours away to college next week. What kind of send off should we give him? We usually celebrate family events with a meal and presnt...


Paying for Child's College Tuition?

M.H. asks from Raleigh

Another question on here (about size of family) got me thinking about what the "norm" is for college and children paying these days? I know that every family handles ...


Contract for College Freshman?

M.M. asks from Dallas

Has anyone made a contract with your college freshman about what is expected when they go off to school? Our son graduates HS this year and will be off to college. ...


Bad College Choice by Daughter

M.C. asks from Detroit

My daughter is 18. She has lived with her dad for the past 7 years. She wanted to live with him, so I turned over custody. I have had very little to do with my dau...