How to Develop Your Child's Emotional Intelligence
Beginning as early as pre-school, kids are groomed for higher education. In many areas, there is tremendous competition to get into particular schools and parents are extremely preoccupied with intellectual achievement. But what about emotional success?
Will a doctor give a note to excuse a child from changing for gym?
about 8 hours ago B. M. asks from Hermitage
My daughter does not like the idea of having to change for gym. It makes her feel uncomfortable. I have told her multiple times on numerous occasions that it will be alright and that she has nothing to worry about. My daughter does not have a problem with gym class, in f...
Dish for a funeral
about 15 hours ago G. â. asks from Springfield
I have been asked to bring a dish for a funeral lunch. I am really not a great cook, and I am intimidated by the fact that we have to travel over an hour to get to the funeral. Do you know any dishes that I could make that can withstand the travel? Or something I could ...
I have an 8 and a half month old who is only 16.5 lbs and I'm worried.
about 15 hours ago N. P. asks from Brooklyn
He was only 5lbs at birth and was exclusively breastfed until 6 months. Couldn't his low birth weight be the cause? And should I already be giving him 3 meals and 2 snacks per day?
How do you limit your houseguests (in-laws) stay?
8 days ago G. G. asks from Trenton
Need some advice on how best to handle a situation without hurting feelings. Backstory, my husband's parents moved 1,000 miles away back when our daughter was a toddler. We have only been able to travel to see them a handful of times in the last decade because of travel co...
2nd birthday party ideas
8 days ago f. b. asks from Kew Gardens
Mamas and papas- Thinking ahead for our second son's second birthday. With our older one we had friends and family at our apartment and a monkey theme for his second birthdays. I am not interested in having it at home. Don't want the clean up, food and decorations prep or...
Need help finding something to help son's acne
8 days ago H. M. asks from Midlothian
Does anyone know something good that is affordable to use on Acne. My 15 year old son is a competitive gymnast. He does power tumbling and trampoline. He breaks out only a little one his face but his upper back is terrible. With is competition uniform it shows really bac...
Questions That Need Your Help
Pre / Menopause forums?
2 days ago P. G. asks from Fort Worth
Hello all - I'm almost 50, not hitting menopause yet, but pre-menopause is heading my way. Are there any online groups where there's some social interaction and venting by fellow pre-menopause ladies? I'd like to have some of that kind of support, plus it's always nice ...
How to discuss grandma's cancer with kids
1 day ago n. z. asks from Los Angeles
My daughter's 5 and my son is 2.5. Obviously, my son is too young to understand anything, so I guess this question is more for my daughter. My mom was diagnosed with cancer last June. She had surgery and underwent some chemo, but not for the recommended period. She was...
How could I take dance classes??
2 days ago J. T. asks from Hot Springs
I know this may sound stupid, but lately I've been interested in taking hip hop, I look up tutorials to try some, but I feel like I could do something better. There's a problem there's no classes near me where I live.
What moms were discussing 5 years ago today
Would it bother you if...
almost 6 years ago P. M. asks from Whiteland
... someone you knew gave up a child for adoption? Would it change how you viewed them? Would it bother or upset you?