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  1. Relationships
    I don't know am I here in the subject or not, but I have a problem, and I would like to ask for advice. The fact is that my parents recently filed for PA divorce online. The procedure may seem ordinary, but my parents are so busy with their worries that they don’t even think about my feelings...
  2. General Chat
    I have no idea on how to get my boyfriends 10 year old son to stop leaving lights on in the house. When it is even daytime he turns on the hall light to the stairs to go to his room and will also turn on his bedroom lamp, t.v to play his games and then leave his room to go outside or even...
  3. General Chat
    Please pray for my cousin who lives in Indiana she has a 14? daughter who has tumour on her brain stem.. She has to travel to Indianapolis Monday u know that is going to be horrible. hugs and thank u
  4. General Chat
    "From now on when I'm asked how many children I have the answer will be 21...19 here!...and 2 in Heaven!" Michelle Duggar released an audio letter to the baby, which can be heard below: The Duggar Family - Jubilee Shalom Duggar
  5. Child free
    Hi everyone. I was wondering if anyone else is child free NOT by choice? DH and I are both teachers and LOVE children. We are upside down on a one bedroom condo so we cant move and Florida laws won't let us foster or adopt without more bedrooms. I desperately want my own baby but I have lupus...
  6. Christmas
    I started my Christmas shopping and was wondering how much do you budget / actually spend on your child and how old are they? My shopping for one of my children is complete - 10 years at $115.00. I have one more child to shop for - same age, so will probably work out to about the same. Toys...
  7. Frugal Living
    for many The cost of raising a child climbed 40% over the past decade - Sep. 21, 2011
  8. General Chat
    Probably the wrong place to put this Floyd County Times, has an article on 2 people who abused their children. First of all those people were called on at least a dozen times. Because I called on them They were on of my neighbors I moved because of the filth that I lived between 1 family who did...
  9. Thrifty meals
    recipes when you were a child Recipe Descriptionknockwurst & sauerkraut Preparation Steps:Put all ingredients in crockpot. Simmer 3-4 hours, can be longer. Level of Difficulty:Easy Time Needed:very short time Ingredients:1 large can sauerkraut, wash it well...
  10. Single Moms
    I got a letter from disability telling me that if I didn't take my ex to family court for child support (he has only been giving me 50 a month) they were going to stop my benefits. So I went to disability and spoke with them they said if I can get him to sign a letter stating that he was going...
  11. Family
    DD 7 has chickepox. I have kept her home friday and today monday because she was still breaking out in more spots on sunday. She seems fine other wise. The doctor said I could send her to school today but I kept her home because she was still breaking out in spots. I was told that as long as she...
  12. Family
    I am really struggling with something....A family member of ours has a 2.5 year old. Since he was 1 she has hit him - on the bottom, arm, etc. I have seen it many times..If he hits her, she hits back. Last night he was spitting and she smacked him in the face. I have talked to her mom about...
  13. Question and Answer
    OK so I started watching two children ontop of my 1 and We dont have tons of toys LOL. I am big on use your imagination but that is a bit harder with these two as there parents have them use to stimulation ALL the time. They will learn how to use there imagination and do outside most of the time...
  14. WOTHM
    What type of child care do you use if you work outside of the home? Do you have someone come in, do you send the children to someone's home? A center? My oldest went to someone's home until she was 3, and then we sent her to the local daycare/nursery school at a local Presbyterian church. We...
  15. Question and Answer
    I posted a few weeks ago about my friend whose only daughter was dying of cancer. Her daughter Holly passed two weeks ago, the funeral was last week. I find I am having difficulty picking up the phone and calling or e-mailing now that the smoke has cleared from the funeral and she's getting...
  16. Family
    I was just posting that my son should be a door man because he is so sweet he opens the door for everybody not just the lady's. And it got me to thinking about what he said he wanted to be when he grew up. Now this changes monthly but last time he was asked this he said he wanted to be one of...
  17. Health and beauty
    DS10 has been getting unexplained fevers, extreme weakness, and dehydration for a few years now. Twice it has gotten so bad that we have carried him into the clinic as he was too weak to walk, and then he was given IV's for dehydration. I have changed drs. trying to find out why he is so...
  18. Education
    I can't afford a tutor or tutoring service (200 a month) my daughter is failing in reading and writting. She does have a LD in those areas. I need to give her extra help does anyone have any things they have done with there children to help them. She is in grade one.
  19. Question and Answer
    My daughter last year used to take sardenes to school once a week for lunch she loved them. Then someone made fun of her I can't even get her to eat them now. She also used to eat alot of fish, but I ended up developing a fish allergy and went into Anaphylaxis before we discovered the allergy...
  20. General Chat
    This is more of a "point of view" or a philosophical question, than a practical one. I was wondering how my fellow villagers feel about saving for a child's college education. I may get a few shoes thrown at me for this, but I will share my opinion. Dh and I have decided that saving for our...
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