My Child Wants What Her Wealthy Friend Has!

My six-year-old came home from a playdate and complained that “so-and-so has such a big closet, why don’t I get one ...
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Wrap-Up : Toddler’s Separation Anxiety Can Make Preschool Challenging for Mom

The Wrap-Up is the place where we gather comments on Conversations With My Mother posts from different sources from all around ...
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Toddler’s Separation Anxiety Can Make Preschool Challenging for Mom

When I drop off my two-and-a-half-year old at school he suddenly complains of a belly ache and always cries when I ...
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Mind Your Manners: Teaching Social Skills to Your Children

How do you help children who don’t naturally have social skills to develop them? MOLLY: This question came from a mom ...
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Easing the Transition from Elementary to Middle School for Girls

How do I support My 10-year old daughter during the transition from elementary to middle school? MOLLY: The reader added that ...
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What To Do When Others Push Religious Views On Your Kids

How can I explain religion to my 5 year-old son when his 8 year old cousin preaches it when she comes ...
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How Do I Teach My Kid Social Skills?

I have a 6-year old who doesn’t want to be friendly to other kids. How can I help her? MOLLY: We ...
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My Child Is a Late Talker: Should I Worry?

I notice that my 2 1/2-year old child is very physically active but doesn’t have many words yet. Should I be ...
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How Can I Help My Child Learn to Share on Play-dates?

How do I help my 3-year child learn to share with playmates when he doesn’t want to share any of his ...
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Understanding An Introverted Child

I have a 4-year old child who seems quite introverted. She’s having a really hard time on playdates. How can I ...
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