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Showing the newest forum posts in all categories as well as posts from your groups.

It's been a hard weekend. Saturday I went for a bike ride with my 7 y/o (ASD level 2) and 4 y/o. 7 kept getting too far ahead so I made him promise not to. 4 y/o kept stopping to pout about everything, his bike wasnt working, was turning to the ...
towkneed TX Oct 19 Oct 19 66
LINK What are you even good for?! - YouTube
Umbrella_Guard CA Oct 17 Oct 17 00
Get to brag on my son here so he won't be embarrassed by my public displays of pride. As a high school senior this year, he's been worried about his SAT scores, hoping to get into U of I for Bioengineering and knowing there's quite a bit of ...
Amzungu IL Oct 15 Oct 15 1111
I love my environment
JonePaulMcCain CT Oct 11 Oct 11 00
A thoughtful and insightful article about one person's dealings with her mother's dementia. "dementia robs us of our loved ones while they’re with us, putting our understanding of them at risk. However, what really happens is something else: ...
Mitch07102 PA Sep 26 Sep 26 22
My husband passed away in July, 20, just five months, to the day, of coming down, literally overnight, with a rare, genetic form of fatal dementia. A year before he became ill, I had ordered a personal return address stamp, with both of our first...
yayagoddess OH Sep 25 Sep 25 1212
Another night of overhearing my father bad mouthing me to his friends. Doing so explicitly loudly so i could hear. Even his friend had some compassion and asked at some point if i could hear him to which he replied proudly yes. So his friend changed ...
anonymous Online Sep 25 Sep 25 3737
I guess I'm stalking as in im drawn to sit and have a coffee once in fall and again this summer I get back to PA I sometimes stop at a Barnes & Nobles there's a man a coffee barista he's been working through last fall till this summer he looks just...
TomToDay AZ Sep 22 Sep 22 88
According to Gauthier, the general reluctance to drop bises is proportional to the greeting's growing importance to French cultural identity. .
aussietopescor NY Sep 21 Sep 21 00
Linda's sewing is involved in making 🧸 for the local children's hospital & charity organizations. These are her samples. From left to right: Round-Bigpaw, LeatherBear, Proto, and BrownBear. BrownBear will go into production using a variety of...
bigpawbullets OH Sep 20 Sep 20 33
This is what my 87 year old dad gets up to when no one is watching. He does this with a back that has had three discs "cemented" because they were fractured and he can only stand for limited amounts of time before the pain gets too bad. And, if my ...
Joanne OR Sep 11 Sep 11 44
Homeschool religion
JenMorris AL Sep 10 Sep 10 1919
The (Non) Obligation?
Bigtank9401 TX Sep 9 Sep 9 99
Homophobia is alive and well in India:
anglophone Australia Sep 6 Sep 6 33
My grand-nephew persists on calling me a communist on Facebook. This is my final response: Little Ben, I have never done or said anything to hurt or diminish you. And, I find it really irksome that you call me a communist in social media, when ...
wordywalt FL Aug 29 Aug 29 66
Do you feel you are much like your parents or Do yo feel you are much unlike your parents Be honest
fishline79 PA Aug 27 Aug 27 99
Thanks for your post, I saw myself in some of your words
thethinker KY Aug 23 Aug 23 11
"I brought my father with me":... My father was a Republican all his life and he passed away in 1980 before he was as old as I am now. I was never a Republican and he would consider himself a Conservative, and I was, of course a Liberal and as such ...
fishline79 PA Aug 23 Aug 23 2323
Some Characteristics of the Child Mind [My apologies for not knowing the reference for this. Perhaps another member has come across it, and can identify the author. I have found it fascinating, especially number 8 in the upper list and 14 in the ...
Mcflewster Aug 23 Aug 23 1010
🤣🤣😏 extended family can be one of the scariest things ever, even when they're nice.
hankster TN Aug 22 Aug 22 11
Fuk 🖕🖕🖕🖕
anonymous Online Aug 20 Aug 20 22
Hey guys. What are some specific and realistic strategies that parents can use to increase critical thinking skills in our young kids? Many of us on this website acknowledge the need to use critical thinking skills regarding religion, beliefs, ...
jlf32119 FL Aug 20 Aug 20 5656
I hope she has her claws ready- even at 54 she is a very attractive and petite lady--they will eat her up in prison
bklynite53 CA Aug 19 Aug 19 22
POLL Is it weird to watch my mom sleep?
nogod420 IL Aug 5 Aug 5 11
A new treatment for insommnia that works -
Allamanda Virgin Islands, U.S. July 30 Jul 30 33
I call it, The Santa Claus Paradox My kid believes in Santa, Elf on the Shelf, the Tooth Fairy, and the Easter Bunny. To some extent, he believes in god. His relationship with each is pretty interesting. To be honest, I am pretty sure I ...
Gyanez NM July 27 Jul 27 1010
So first post. Woo. So much pressure um. Well first off. Hey? They say in supposed to put a question so i guess for those of you coming out of religious families (like me) any advice on how to deal with suddenly being cut off from family/friends? Im ...
PixieStyx VA July 26 Jul 26 2424
Dragotta's Systems Engineering & Automation Corp. Oh look, my little spoiled brat cousin made it big. Now he's a Trumpee. I got in trouble numerous times for kicking his butt.
PondartIncbendog WA July 25 Jul 25 11
My mom and dad back in 2015
TimothySkaggs FL July 24 Jul 24 22
I think my dad was an atheist before he died, because he would laugh in church when i was little and years later he saw a jesus sticker on a windshield and he stuck his middle finger at it 🤣🤣🤣🤣.
TimothySkaggs FL July 24 Jul 24 00
Ever since my dad died my mom developed this fear of dying in her sleep, and i was like, mom chill! Your not like dad you like to take long walks here and there and dad didn't, and she said the nicest thing, she said i always make her feel better. ...
TimothySkaggs FL July 20 Jul 20 00
Goddamn i live a miserable life, i live in a shit hole double wide, i have a 300 pound sister that doesn't bathe and talks to her English boyfriend on the playstation live, i have a 70 year old mother that gets into a depressed fit every time im too ...
TimothySkaggs FL July 19 Jul 19 99
I can't believe my fucking father died at that rest home. i feel so hollow inside, and guilty as fuck because someone hacked his ATM and he wanted $350 dollars that i didn't have and i was avoiding his phone calls because of it. and plus i have ...
TimothySkaggs FL July 16 Jul 16 33
LINK Honest About His Scam
HippieChick58 NE July 15 Jul 15 22
should Parents be punished for the misdeeds of their children.if parents are responsible for the upbringing of their children, Does every misdoing mean parents are at fault in raising their children?Does being underage make a person less guilty, even...
Dana1199 CA July 12 Jul 12 33
In loving memory of my daughter, Lorrae Kathleen, ( aka 'Wild Thing/Sasquatch,' You'd be 36 years old today if cancer hadn't taken you from me, Sasquatch. I still remember having the great Honour and Privilege of giving you your FIRST ever bath on ...
Triphid July 11 Jul 11 2525
Give yourself some credit - a lot of us aren't right now -
Allamanda Virgin Islands, U.S. July 10 Jul 10 44
Can divorce harm children? Should marriage be preserved for the sake of children? Is it better to secure the kids against seeing unhappy parents?
Dana1199 CA July 10 Jul 10 88
Parental Standards?
skado AL July 8 Jul 8 11
A little something in memory of my son, Joel Adam, still-born at 24 weeks on this day in 1980. Hey, little Mate, you never got to feel the sun on your face, the wind in your hair or the sand between your toes but my love for you has never faded and ...
Triphid July 7 Jul 7 66
My Grandmother just turned 93... She is on no medications She drinks regular ( not diet) pepsi She still drives and walks her dog She had melanoma skin Cancer 7 times Refused Chemo and Radiation And is still alive and moving around quicker than...
Ravenwolfcasey NJ July 7 Jul 7 77
What do your Kids think of Trump?
dermot235 Ireland July 3 Jul 3 11
Recently relocated from Denver, CO to Greenville, SC. Big change for me. I live with my sister and we came out here to help our elderly father and because the cost of living is lower. I'm also happy to get out of the snow! This has been a very ...
CopperPenny SC July 3 Jul 3 3737
For the next 25 years, I experienced nightmares involving her and her behavior, almost daily at first, fading to a nightmare of two a month in recent times. In December, she died of a stroke. Since then I have not experienced a single dream involving...
anonymous Online June 28 Jun 28 11
no hope.....
lobsteraki June 26 Jun 26 11
I ordered my mom a premature realistic baby doll from ebay it cost 55 plus shipping. some reason it came a day early.👍👍👍
TimothySkaggs FL June 25 Jun 25 11
Arrogance the first sign that the person opposite of you is actually deep inside nothing more than an ash-ole.
lobsteraki June 24 Jun 24 22
One of these is not like the others. And so it began.
tinkercreek OR June 23 Jun 23 33
Alright, many people are talking about their Dads. My Dad never came and saw me play or shit or whatever. He did visit me in the military and do vacation shit. Taught me a little about cars (my brother more). He was terrified, like all of us, of ...
Beowulfsfriend PA June 21 Jun 21 11
As it's Father's Day, that usually I don't celebrate, think or even care about, today I'm breaking the mold and do something different. Here's a photo of him, taken at my older brother's first wedding. As you easily guessed, my father is the one on ...
Paddypereira June 21 Jun 21 11
My Daddy and I, likely about 1961. I only wish I had actual memories of closeness with him, but I do of fishing and hunting, construction work, practice at the shooting range, laughing over 60's TV comedy shows. He was the son of immigrants who rose ...
tinkercreek OR June 21 Jun 21 33
Fathers Day question: From the moment I first saw one of my children's faces, I really knew true and selfless love for the first time. And through the rollercoaster of their mom and I separating, health, travels and all the regular challenges of ...
Observer-Effect VT June 21 Jun 21 11
My favourite blogger on Resilience and justice, (and gardening) -
Allamanda Virgin Islands, U.S. June 18 Jun 18 11
what the hr
ticklemehomo VA June 12 Jun 12 11
Atheism and Free Thought for All
Redfeather74 MD June 5 Jun 5 22
"...overall decline in birth rates is being driven by steep drops among Hispanic women and women who do not belong to religious organizations."
Allamanda Virgin Islands, U.S. May 29 May 29 22
there was a time in my life when I was able to have a truly bisexual relationship. we had sex together every weekend for about 2 years, it was great. I have no regrets except maybe I wish I would have cherished that time more. at the time I didn't ...
m16566 CO May 28 May 28 99
How do we grieve 100 000 lives? and that's just in the USA>
Allamanda Virgin Islands, U.S. May 22 May 22 00
For a while I have greatly respected George Monbiot, but never as much as here - on how we can rebuild the educational system ecologically - and he is doing it at home, himself, in the pandemic.
Allamanda Virgin Islands, U.S. May 18 May 18 22
Memorial day is coming up. I've always decorated family graves not because I think they know about it but because it brings back sweet family memories.When my grandfather and I went to the cemetery, he would fill the trunk of his car with fruit jars...
Lorajay OK May 17 May 17 1313
For anyone who thinks child protective services are competent, remember: This guy still has custody of his children, including the one he let fall from a second story building!
Secular_Squirrel IN May 15 May 15 11
The coolest thing about having adult children is when they apologize for the little shits they were when they were teenagers. 32 year old daughter found her journal that she kept when she was 14/15. Has texted me her abject apologies and asked how I ...
HippieChick58 NE May 10 May 10 66
The pandemic does not seem to be helping re the balance and value of labor by gender...
Allamanda Virgin Islands, U.S. May 6 May 6 33
Don't be afraid of cutting off your own family if they don't accept the fact that you don't believe and worship a non existent paternal God if they don't fully love or accept you for YOU just need to cut the cancer
Blackatheist1985 NY May 5 May 5 11
As a bit of amusement, I posted a meme in one of my favorite groups, about what it will be like for the neighborhood children when they return to a traditional school setting. Now, I'm not sure that's going to happen. Our little neighborhood has ...
bigpawbullets OH May 4 May 4 00
Should create quite a scene with the school's security officer.
bigpawbullets OH May 3 May 3 22
Need help reconciling my sons suicide and my ex wife's beliefs. I am atheist and have accepted that he's gone. Every part of him no part of him exists anymore. She is Christian and it's causing friction between us and our other kids.
Joshua7183 AR Apr 28 Apr 28 3434
Religion was destroyed! By whom? The right! Why? For religious reasons! When Ronald Reagan was in the White House, he started the trickle down economic political machine! And since Reagan, every Republican in the White House has destroyed the ...
soobydoody607 PA Apr 28 Apr 28 2525
I have started a new group on learning disabilities.I am LD myself and wrote a book about it. The group is for anyone who is LD, parents of LD people, teachers who suspect they have LD people in their classes and anyone else interested. ...
plf515 NY Apr 27 Apr 27 22
Today my little man and I did an in-neighborhood picnic, got some sun, and played Uno, hangman, and frisbee in an area with lots of social distancing. It felt great to get out.
Apunzelle NC Apr 26 Apr 26 11
My daughter has been having a rough time of it lately. She lives with my abusive ex who got the kids after I literally went crazy after being married to him for 10 years. Six years out, I'm doing much better and only barely able to start trying to ...
UpsideDownAgain UT Apr 25 Apr 25 1010
So, tonight my husband got called an apostate whose after-death destination will be hell. Let me start from the beginning, we share a house be with my parents. We get the downstairs and they have the upstairs, but we share the kitchen. My husband had...
Biblebeltskeptic SC Apr 19 Apr 19 7575
LINK U.S. state of Idaho sued over trans birth certificate and sport laws
IAJO163 PA Apr 17 Apr 17 00
'Biggest Coronavirus Stimulus of All': Richest Man in the World Jeff Bezos Now $24 Billion Richer Amid Pandemic
desertastronomer CA Apr 15 Apr 15 00
I was brought up by aunts, grandmothers and hired help because my mother worked 16 to 18 hours A-day. At a very early age I was chastised for looking in the mirror and informed that vanity was a great sin. I had no idea who decided what sin was ...
Lorajay OK Apr 14 Apr 14 1313
i am a test post
developer WA Apr 14 Apr 14 2323
Ok, parents, whats the right age to talk to boys about the birds and bees? I feiled some questions today about reproduction, nothing graphic or detailed. My kids are 5 and 6, but they were asking questions, and i don't want to feed them nonsense.
XchazboX MI Apr 13 Apr 13 77
Teach your kids real strength
Megan0811 PA Apr 13 Apr 13 11
Anybody here sharing a home office with kids or parents?
ToolGuy Apr 12 Apr 12 11
LINK Toddlers - YouTube
WilliamCharles CA Apr 11 Apr 11 44
If you could eliminate one thing from your daily schedule, what would it be and why? .
Victoria100 MI Apr 11 Apr 11 33
I was raised as a Christian and only recently became an atheist. It's been just a few months. I agonized over telling my husband. He was initially in denial but, ultimately, there was no major fallout. Now I am concerned about how to approach...
Colibri CA Apr 10 Apr 10 2929
KT in bluebonnets.
Cavalloscuro TX Apr 9 Apr 9 11
My dear extended family.... People around this amazing planet all are in a village, our village! The village consists of all ages, sizes, mentalities and health conditions of mankind/womankind. Billionaires and the poor are all equal now in this ...
alatlas CA Apr 1 Apr 1 11
Working from home... Is not an option with four kids who need help with e-learning. Asked my supervisor about cutting hours to part-time. Not an option. Her suggestion: Quit. Ughhhhh. Ok. sorry. Rant over.
Nichole765 IN Mar 30 Mar 30 33
Small rant:: My parents will not stay home. I have shown them data, daily infection charts, etc. It's a daily issue. I'll check on them and they are at the store again. I'll ask what was so important? It's always non-essential crap that could ...
Nichole765 IN Mar 30 Mar 30 77
A good idea to keep little ones occupied
Jetty Mar 28 Mar 28 11
My family is so stupid. I have a distant cousin who believes prayer works because a friends covid-19 test came back negative. All I can do is roll my eyes and ignore.
PhoebeCat NV Mar 26 Mar 26 22
St, John's is offering online safety courses... since their in person classes have been canceled. Something to do while staying home for a few weeks! :)
AmmaRE007 Mar 18 Mar 18 00
Although I don’t have any, I know that raising a child takes patience. While your children are home from school, take some time to think about what your children are living with. If it is the first page, turn it while you still can. ♥️
1EarthLovingGal OK Mar 17 Mar 17 55
‘Gentle Parenting’ Explainer: No Rewards, No Punishments, No Misbehaving Kids I was a permissive parent with mixed results. Thoughts?
WilliamFleming AL Mar 16 Mar 16 88
Nice day, no virus here! The next month with no school is gonna allow us to get a LOT of work done
twill IN Mar 15 Mar 15 44
Kids really can handle reality. In a conversation with some of my grandkids, ages six to eleven, I was explaining to them that everything is energy in different forms. I then told them what happens to plants and animals, to include us, after ...
Joanne OR Mar 12 Mar 12 33
Just need to get this off my chest. 3/7/20202 - Sat. I spent most of my day at a in person interview and trial run for a job I applied for. 3/8/20202 - Sun. I took the day off and have spent it resting. Also today, my younger sister and her ...
WeaZ MO Mar 8 Mar 8 11
So given you eith used to believe or never believed at all we have all been through the whole friend/family conversation about it. What was the single most mindblowing reason youve ever heard? Just something that made you go wtf? Like this one time ...
fury86 LA Mar 3 Mar 3 11
Have you ever stopped talking to a toxic family member? We are often taught to stick by family members, even when they treat you badly because they're "family." But how much abuse can a person take? My grandmother is 84 years old. I keep on going ...
VeronicaAnn WI Mar 2 Mar 2 1010
Once...when I was very young and full of myself...I made a statement that went along the line that "those that can do...do. Those that can't do, teach. A bystander replied "teachers build lives, what do you do?"
HankSherman TX Mar 1 Mar 1 44
LINK School policy forbids kids from saying 'no' when asked to dance
MsAl MI Feb 29 Feb 29 66
My babies, may they rest in peace.
JenMarkus PA Feb 26 Feb 26 22
I have a beautiful, tender-hearted young Christian relative who is working her way through college to become a social worker. Recently her wallet with her rent money, credit cards, etc., was stolen. I heard yesterday that much earlier she had ...
Wallace AL Feb 22 Feb 22 4545