Travel & Extended Family: Simplicity

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Birthday Party Logistics (We Are from Out of State) What Would You Do?

J.M. asks from Minneapolis

So we are from out of state. Last year, since we had just moved here, we had our son's birthday party back home with all of his friends. This year, he has lots of fri...


Appropriate 2Nd Birthday Party

H.S. asks from Cincinnati

Who is appropriate to invite to a 2nd birthday party. I have an enormous extended family, and have invited them to the 1st birthday, but should the 2nd birthday be th...


Does Grandma Always Have to Go Along?

R.M. asks from San Francisco

This question is more for my brother, since I'm basically done with parenting. So, those of you with good relationships with your mom, or your MIL: If you have litt...


Help! I Want My 6 Yr. Old Out of My Room!

A.Z. asks from Chicago

I have a 6 yr. old boy with ADHD and ODD. I can't get him to quit sleeping in our room and stay in his. For many years he had to share a room, but for over a year n...


What to Do with X's Family Photos?

P.H. asks from Chicago

We have a wall of family photos in a prominant place from a special trip we took to Maui a few years ago. My son and daughter in law are close to the end of their div...


In Laws Aren't ALL Bad, Are They?

N.C. asks from Rockford

Hi with all the holiday hoopla, I have seen a lot of posts about MIL's and in laws in general, not being cooperative, causing problems, being controlling...e...


Seeking Family Christmas Traditions

M.F. asks from Kansas City

my boys are starting to come of age to start understanding what holidays are etc...I'm wanting to establish some easy simple things that we can continue every year. ...


Is "A Simple Christmas" Just a Myth?

D.P. asks from Pittsburgh

Once again, here come the holidays! I have resolved to shop early this year, but I was wondering if anyone has great ideas to simplify the holidays and keep the true...


Photo Book?

L.W. asks from Portland

I am wanting to make a photo book through an on line site. I have looked at costco, walgreens, target etc.. and the books seem kind of blah. You could only choose one...


Race Tracks That You Can Build On

J.E. asks from St. Louis

Hi Mommies- I'm looking to buy 3 1/2 year old son a race track. My husband really doesn't want to buy one of these junky plastic ones that just goes round and round...