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Deciding on more kids

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When parents feel helpless

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Because I said so!

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Solving childhood mysteries with the work of imagination

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Telling and tattling

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Figuring out (and living through) pre-puberty

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Go The F**k To Sleep

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Mixed feelings are part of life

Dear Kerry, My grandmother died last year on my son’s 11th birthday. We were all very close to her. Now his birthday is coming up again. It feels awkward, but should I arrange his party anyway? MG, Massachusetts Dear MG, … Continue reading

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Mixed feelings about your baby

Dear Kerry, What advice or comment do you have for a first time stay-at-home Mom with a 10-month-old baby? It feels at the same time both incredibly interesting and terribly boring. Sometimes I feel very blessed to have a baby … Continue reading

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