Work & Family Balance: Simplicity

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Wondering What "A Day in the Life" of Other Families Is Like.......

S.J. asks from Houston

I'm a 35 yr old SAHM, married to my husband for 10 years, with a daughter in 3rd grade and a son in Kindergarten. I would just LOVE to hear how others describe their...


How Much Is Too Much for Teens

S.D. asks from Phoenix

What is your opinion on how much is too much with teens being on ipods, phones, texting??? Do you have boundries and time slots that are appropiate? I see these fam...


From a Young Lady to a Mom and Everything in Between

C.W. asks from Raleigh

I was just thinking about how much everything has changed in what feels the blink of an eye. My life has completely changed in the last 5 years from marriage to a st...



K.S. asks from St. Cloud

Hello, I am wrting because I am wondering if any body has this same issue that I am currently having with my spouse. A while back we were seperated for a couple of r...


Is It Me or Is Online Bill Paying Harder than Writing Checks?

A.J. asks from Williamsport

After years of procrastination and intimidation I finally set up our bills to be paid online-the ones that could be anyway. The first few months were rocky but I f...


Fight over Holiday Schedule

K.C. asks from Boise

Hi ladies, I am in need of your advise. I will try and not make so long. So as in previous posts, I am in a blended family. My husband has a daughter from previous ma...


Recommendations for a Vacuum

A.V. asks from Washington DC

Hey all, My vacuum just konked out and I'm looking for a new one. I don't want to spend a fortune but I'd also like it to work really well and last a while, so I'm wi...


Help Me Say NO...It's Okay Right?

L._. asks from San Diego

The thing I love most about myself is also the thing that I sometimes hate about myself. I LOVE people and I WANT to be needed. I like to FILL NEEDS. BUT, I have m...


Do I Expect Too Much from My Kiddo?

S.C. asks from Milwaukee

My daughter is 5. It's just me and her (she sees her dad for 8hrs on sunday). She has a list of chores that she needs to do. Empty my lunchbox and hers, feed cat a...


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...