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Student (and cancer survivor) suspended for his hair

A student was suspended from his school because his hair did not follow the school's code. The boy, who was diagnosed with Leukemia when he…

Started by Stacy Fournier

2 on Friday
Reply by Krystal Ross

Starbucks employee uses caramel drizzle to draw satanic symbols in woman's drinks

How incredibly unprofessional! The company has apologized to the woman, a pronounced Catholic, but it won't say what action (if any) is bei…

Started by Stacy Fournier

2 Apr 7
Reply by Leslie Weinberg

Here are some interesting and informative articles for Autism Awareness Month

In honor of Autism Awareness Month, many interesting and informative articles and blog posts have been published online. Do you have a chil…

Started by Stacy Fournier

0 Apr 2

Child 'leashes': Are they helpful or humiliating?

Thousands of votes have been cast on as to whether child 'leashes" are helpful or humiliating. What is your opinion? I honesty d…

Started by Stacy Fournier

1 Mar 31
Reply by Christine Gregory

Did you hear what Gwyneth Paltrow said? Did it make you mad?

Gwyneth Paltrow is ALL OVER the news, blogs and parenting sites right now because of her comments on how it's more difficult for her to jug…

Started by Stacy Fournier

1 Mar 31
Reply by Christine Gregory

Do you think doctors have the right to ban non-vaccinated kids from their offices?

This is apparently a pretty hot debate going on right now as to whether doctors have the right to keep non-vaccinated children out of their…

Started by Stacy Fournier

4 Mar 27
Reply by Raeanna Kramer

School's reaction to bullying leaves many confused and angry

A 9-year-boy was being pretty severely bullied, especially for his lunch box choice - My Little Pony. Instead of focusing on stopping the b…

Started by Stacy Fournier

0 Mar 19

New realistic "Barbie" could be coming to shelves

A company has designed a doll that uses the body measurements of an average 19-year-old girl rather than the completely unrealistic measure…

Started by Stacy Fournier

2 Mar 8
Reply by Kathy D Anderson

Is breastfeeding a privilege or a right?

A jail is in the news for refusing to let an incarcerated new mom pump milk during her week-long incarceration. The mom says she has now lo…

Started by Stacy Fournier

1 Mar 7
Reply by Brandy's Proud Mom

"To The Person Who Left My Sister This Unbelievably Judgmental Letter"

Whoa! You ave to check this one out! A ski resort vacationer left a pretty mean note to the family in the room next door. The person was cl…

Started by Stacy Fournier

1 Mar 6
Reply by Brandy's Proud Mom


About moderator Stacy Fournier is a Gator grad and freelance journalist. But she does her most important work at home as a wife and mommy to daughters Aubrey, born March 2006, and Riley, born June 2010. Read more about or contact Stacy at

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