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Is your child going to/ever gone to a sleepaway camp? What age do children start leaving overnight?

I just read an article by a mom listing the reasons why she thinks sleepaway camps are beneficial for children and parents (read here). Has…

Started by Stacy Fournier

0 Jul 9

Getting really mad at the kids.

OK!! Im not really a B*** all the time but I now have reason to belive that there is something wrong. I have 2 VERY active boys- 4 years an…

Started by Smi

3 Jul 6
Reply by Kathy M.

Do you read parenting books?

A fellow member just told me about this great new parenting book that is apparently becoming pretty big among parents a…

Started by Stacy Fournier

1 Nov 14, 2012
Reply by Kristin Foster

How to Land Your Kid in Therapy

A fellow moms shared this article with me, so I thought I'd put it out here on the forum to see how you all felt about what this mother/the…

Started by Stacy Fournier

2 Sep 10, 2012
Reply by Ji Mi

November is National Adoption Awareness Month!

Each year, November is recognized as National Adoption Awareness Month. Here is a website celebrating this month. It also talks about activ…

Started by L. Nemm

1 Nov 3, 2011
Reply by Jennifer

Bully-proofing your kids

I just read an article on CNN that gives suggestions for how parents can help "bully-proof" their kids. Some of the suggestions include hel…

Started by Stacy Fournier

0 Oct 12, 2011

How do your kids do?

Both my kids, 2yrs and 11months, have this problem about leaving preschool when I come pick them up. My 11mo old isn't as bad she'll whine…

Started by Mommyof2Babies

6 Jul 29, 2011
Reply by Mommyof2Babies

play dates

Im looking to get to meet others moms with little ones 7-13 months crawling/walking. My son is 10 months old and walking and it would be ni…

Started by Kathy D Anderson

11 Feb 15, 2011
Reply by Heather Culver

The kiddos found their Christmas presents ....

After getting up so early and black Friday shopping, I was too tired to bring in the bags from the car and hide them. I spent yesterday cle…

Started by Kristin Foster

16 Dec 9, 2010
Reply by Kris Gooding

Holiday Thank you notes!

One of my biggest pet peeves is that it seems people have given up on the art and common courtesy of writing thank you notes, even for such…

Started by Anni

6 Nov 22, 2010
Reply by Mary Beth Yokomi


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