Home Alone

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When Is Your Child Old Enough to Bike Ride Alone?

J.J. asks from Minneapolis

Moms, I've got an independent 8-year-old that keeps asking if she can go for a bike ride around the neighborhood by herself (I know she does this in hopes that she'l...


Have You Every Been Surrounded by Activity Yet Felt Alone?

J.D. asks from New York

I was wondering if anyone else has felt this way before. I am surrounded by constant activity. This includes the kids with their school, friends, activities, home l...


What Age Do You Let Your Kids Play Outside Alone?

T.S. asks from Nashville

My daughter is 5 1/2 and lately has been wanting to play outside with the other kids in our complex. Most of them are a few years older than her - probably 8 -13 yea...


Kids Using Public Restrooms Alone

C.B. asks from Dallas

Just curious...when did you let your children use public restrooms alone? Or when did you let them wait for you outside the restroom (by themselves) while you go in ...


Can an 11-Year-old Boy Be Expected to Play Alone?

A.B. asks from St. Louis

Our son is 11, though barely. We adopted him when he was 10, and he's our first, so we're rather clueless. One thing about K. is he does not play alone. He always nee...


Advice on Traveling Alone with a 12 Week Old

A.O. asks from Boston

I'm traveling for the first time alone with my 12 week old son. He traveled once before when he was about 8 weeks old and he did great. However, we traveled with my...


Driving Alone from St. Paul to Massachusetts

M.P. asks from Minneapolis

I need to drive to my childhood home to visit my father's grave and start clearing my stuff out of his house. I don't have a lot of money or time and I have to make ...


What Is the Legal Age in in That a Child Can Be Left at Home Alone?

K.N. asks from Indianapolis

I have relocated to Greenwood, IN from OH. And I have an 11 yr. old daughter, who I know will be asking me if she can stay at the condo by herself in the afternoons ...


Not Sure I Can Trust My Husband Alone with Baby

M.C. asks from Cleveland

Hi all...my husband & I have been married 6 years and are the proud parents of a 10 month old that we tried very hard to have. Here is my problem: when I leave the b...


How Long Would You Leave Your Teenage Child Alone in the House For.

K.E. asks from New York

My son is 17, he is 18 in a few weeks. He was allowed in the house alone when he was 12 for short periods, so between getting home from school and me getting home, o...