School-Age Kids

Moms with children in kindergarten or older. Come share stories, questions and advice! We're here to listen and help.

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6 year old son is so hot tempered

My six year old son is the light of my life. He does have his sweet moments...He still likes to smuggle and hug and kisses etc. But when this kid gets told , "NO" it's like...

Started by Stacy on 07/23/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update 10 hours ago by Stacy

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Should I stay with my family?

I have two girls 11 and 14. I have been having an affair with a guy I met through a freind on this site. I asked my Husband to take the girls to work two days a week so I...

Started by Barbara on 06/02/2012 in School-Age Kids

Last update 10 hours ago by Sophia

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Do your kids want a snail mail PenPal

Did anyone else have a pen pal when they were younger? I remember having a one for years growing up and would like to find one for my children.I have tried looking at sites...

Started by KrIsTiNa on 04/26/2012 in School-Age Kids

Last update 3 days ago by Emma

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6 year old son is so hot tempered

My six year old son is the light of my life. He does have his sweet moments...He still likes to smuggle and hug and kisses etc. But when this kid gets told , "NO" it's like...

Started by Stacy on 07/23/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/23/2015 by Stacy

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Young, student mother of a son turning 5

Wondering if there are any meet up groups for mothers of 5 year olds in the north york area of toronto. I don't know many mothers since I'm still a university student and...

Started by Madeline on 07/22/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/22/2015 by Madeline

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Need advice...please help

was talking to my son, who's 8, tonight and he said he wondered what it would be like to be a girl. I asked if he wanted to be a girl and he said only for a few days. I asked...

Started by Candy on 07/16/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/20/2015 by Jessica

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Should i give an eight year old a bra

So my eight year old wants to wear bras like her older sister who is almost 11 and I even saw my 8year old trying to steel her sisters bras even thought the 11 year old is a 32...

Started by Olivia on 07/12/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/20/2015 by Sarah

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Traveling with my 4 year old!

I have a 4 year old boy and I was wondering how you all occupy young kids while traveling by road/air. I have a long 9 hour flight to take and was looking for suggestions to...

Started by Minakshi on 07/20/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/20/2015 by Minakshi

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DS won't wear jeans

Hi, I'm lost when it comes to my 7 year old son Jordan and his refusal to wear jeans(or most other pants for that matter). He only wears sweatpants, I thought it was just a...

Started by Jessica on 07/19/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/19/2015 by Jessica

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little boy erections

Oh good gods my 2 little boys are now starting to get erections all the time.....so awkward.

Started by Lisa on 11/13/2012 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/03/2015 by Dana

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Single Mom with No Support

I'm a single parent of a wonderful child. No family in this country other than my child. This means 24/7 parenting with no backup or breaks. It feels like I'm walking in the...

Started by Jen on 07/02/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/02/2015 by Priscille

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What to do about unfriendly kids?

Sorry long post.. My daughter is a very friendly & social little girl, she is always trying to make friends wherever we go.. Yesterday at the pool, she was trying to join in...

Started by PS on 07/01/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/02/2015 by PS

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10 y/o daughter obsessed with sex

She it's getting in trouble at school for passing notes asking ANY boy who will entertain her if he will "f*%# her" (her written words.) She's also telling these boys to get her...

Started by Racheal on 03/19/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 06/30/2015 by Renski

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6 year old son is so hot tempered

My six year old son is the light of my life. He does have his sweet moments...He still likes to smuggle and hug and kisses etc. But when this kid gets told , "NO" it's like...

Started by Stacy on 07/23/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/23/2015 by Stacy

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Traveling with my 4 year old!

I have a 4 year old boy and I was wondering how you all occupy young kids while traveling by road/air. I have a long 9 hour flight to take and was looking for suggestions to...

Started by Minakshi on 07/20/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/20/2015 by Minakshi

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Young, student mother of a son turning 5

Wondering if there are any meet up groups for mothers of 5 year olds in the north york area of toronto. I don't know many mothers since I'm still a university student and...

Started by Madeline on 07/22/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/22/2015 by Madeline

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DS won't wear jeans

Hi, I'm lost when it comes to my 7 year old son Jordan and his refusal to wear jeans(or most other pants for that matter). He only wears sweatpants, I thought it was just a...

Started by Jessica on 07/19/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/19/2015 by Jessica

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Single Mom with No Support

I'm a single parent of a wonderful child. No family in this country other than my child. This means 24/7 parenting with no backup or breaks. It feels like I'm walking in the...

Started by Jen on 07/02/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/02/2015 by Priscille

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6 year old son is so hot tempered

My six year old son is the light of my life. He does have his sweet moments...He still likes to smuggle and hug and kisses etc. But when this kid gets told , "NO" it's like...

Started by Stacy on 07/23/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update 10 hours ago by Stacy

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Should i give an eight year old a bra

So my eight year old wants to wear bras like her older sister who is almost 11 and I even saw my 8year old trying to steel her sisters bras even thought the 11 year old is a 32...

Started by Olivia on 07/12/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/20/2015 by Sarah

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Need advice...please help

was talking to my son, who's 8, tonight and he said he wondered what it would be like to be a girl. I asked if he wanted to be a girl and he said only for a few days. I asked...

Started by Candy on 07/16/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/20/2015 by Jessica

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spankings

my daugter is 9 lies and curses too much she is spanked forthat behavior do you spank your kids

Started by Robby on 02/22/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 03/01/2015 by Jill

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Car seat/ booster seat for 8 year old help

I need a car seat or a booster seat for my 8 year old boy, but I can't find any for him because he's very overweight. I've been looking for one for ages but I cant find any, any...

Started by Elaine on 01/26/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 02/27/2015 by Elaine

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How to tell my toddler of her biological father

My daughter will be 4 soon, she has known my bf to be her father. Her biological father was never around and finally came around about 2 months ago. She sees him and thinks she...

Started by Mary on 01/23/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 01/26/2015 by Sarah

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2nd gd homework overload

I know there are probably lots of these posts but I am frustrated. Have a step daughter (lives here full time) in 2nd grade.... she typically gets 40 mins worth of homework: 1...

Started by Tinybugsmom on 04/13/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/15/2015 by Raye

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A good bedtime

my son always plays xbox life, before i want him to sleep, When i finally say he say no, then i grab him and he bites. plez halp

Started by Cheryl on 10/20/2014 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 10/27/2014 by ♫ Shawnn ♪♫♫

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10 y/o daughter obsessed with sex

She it's getting in trouble at school for passing notes asking ANY boy who will entertain her if he will "f*%# her" (her written words.) She's also telling these boys to get her...

Started by Racheal on 03/19/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 06/30/2015 by Renski

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My 6 year old wont sleep through the night

my 6 year old daughterwont sleep through the night. She slept through the night as a baby, but the minute we took away her crib and gave her a big girl bed she rufuses to sleep...

Started by Jamie on 07/27/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 10/10/2013 by Valerie

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Bedtime for a 9 year old

I would like to know the average bed time moms are putting their 9 year olds to bed. I have a 5 and 9 year old who share a room so I put them both to bed around 8:30. I would...

Started by Ashley on 04/26/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 03/29/2015 by Emmafurman

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Is 38 too old to have a baby?

Thinking of trying for baby No 3, I worry about when I am 60 they will be only 20. Is it too old am I fooling myslef?

Started by Katrina on 07/15/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 08/22/2014 by Olga

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Permanent tooth growing in behind baby tooth

I just noticed my 5-year old daughter has a permanent tooth growing in behind one of her lower front baby teeth. Has anyone else had this happen? And if so, did the tooth need...

Started by Nancy on 03/08/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 12/15/2014 by Pinks

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6 year old birthday party ideas

My son is turning 6 in May and I like to have the party planned by March..I have already did a skating party (he hated it), it's too cold for a pool party, so I really have not...

Started by Robin on 01/24/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 01/20/2015 by Keyna

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9 year old girl birthday party ideas

My daughter turns 9 soon and we're having 5-6 friends over. We don't really have a theme, and that's ok. But I need an idea for something to do such as a craft or party favor....

Started by Jennifer on 02/05/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/16/2015 by Claire Emily