Mothers Hold Children’s Hands for a While—Or Sometimes Forever
When I co-owned a home décor business, one of the products featured in our catalog was a calligraphy sign that said: Mothers hold their children’s hands for a while… their hearts forever. At the time, my kids were five and three, then eight and five,
I have a 3.5 year old that lately has changed from my happy, easy to please, bouncing girl to being whiny constantly, very clingy, grumpy and keeps telling me "my body hurts" or "my head hurts". She is also now having sleep issues and waking up crying saying "no feel good...
How do i close the chat box that covers half my Facebook page?
about 15 hours ago M. L. asks from Conneaut
It's only visible when I access Facebook from my laptop. It doesnt do it on my phone. I have clicked on the cogwheel icon in top right of the box and selected collapse all chat tabs. And close all chat tabs which also didn't get rid of the box. I can't seem to minimize...
Is a 2 year old old enough to go to the eye doctor?
about 18 hours ago A. W. asks from Stanley
My 2 year old daughter has been squinting at a lot of things far away. I already have an appointment for my 7 year old daughter because she keeps saying she can't read the board at school. My 2 year old insists on sitting right in front of the tv and when I put her on the so...
Questions That Need Your Help
Experience with Partial Placenta Previa
3 days ago A. S. asks from Sanger
Hey Mamas! I am 21 weeks pregnant with baby number 2 and was just diagnosed with partial placenta previa. My doctor didn't seem conerned in the least and told me not to worry at this point unless I was to bleed (no bleeding so far in this pregnancy). She told me that it sti...
How to deal with "potty talk"
2 days ago n. z. asks from Los Angeles
My 5 year old has been engaging in silly, but excessive potty talk (poop, pee, etc.) and now she's getting my 2.5 year old into it. So far, I've told her that she is not to engage in potty talk during mealtimes or in public. How should I deal with this if she does it i...
Daughter "touching herself" in the classroom? Distracted, not finishing her work
2 days ago K. H. asks from Surprise
Daughter is in 1st grade this year. Towards the end of kindergarten, her teacher told us that she was constantly putting her hands down her pants and not focusing on her work. The teacher replaced her chair with an exercise ball, and that seemed to solve it. This year, we th...
What moms were discussing 5 years ago today
Friend's son just received new kidney Where do you stand on organ donation?
almost 6 years ago C. P. asks from Los Angeles
My friend's 11 month-old son just received a new kidney last night from a young man (18) who was declared brain dead following a car accident on Friday. This got me thinking - would you consider donating your child's organs? Would you receive comfort knowing that your ch...