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Mom Feels Guilty For Leaving Her Kids

Is It Okay to Leave My Sick Kids with Family All Day So I Can Go on an Anniversary Date with My Husband?

A mom writes in looking for advice because she feels guilty for leaving her sick kids all day, while she works and goes on a date. A Community Member asks: “So today is my husband and mine’s first anniversary. Both of our kids (2 and 3) are sick right now, so they’re staying with grandparents instead of going to preschool for the day because we both work. We had planned to go to dinner tonight and to a spa (we would be gone for about 3 hours), picking them up at 8:45 pm. I am feeling extremely guilty about leaving them for the entire day. I am going to go bring them their medicines before dinner then leave again. I feel terrible. I want to cancel our date, but my husband gets irritated with my constant anxiety and guilt. I work all day tomorrow from 7 am-7:30 pm because I am a nurse. So I won’t see them all day tomorrow either. Does anyone have any advice on what I should do or any encouragement?“ -Mamas Uncut Community Member Community Advice For The Mom Who Feels Guilty For Leaving Her Sick Kids To Go On A Date Night To see …

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My Baby Cries Every Time His Dad Tries to Hold Him: How Do I Change This Behavior?

My Baby Cries Every Time His Dad Tries to Hold Him: How Do I Change This Behavior?

A mom writes in asking for advice about her baby who cries every time her husband, the baby’s father, tries to hold him. She says that her husband is very busy with work and therefore not at home as much as she is, which she thinks may be the cause of the problem. But what are the potential solutions?

My Son Has Started Hitting Other Kids at School and His Behavior at Home Isn't Any Better: How Can I Change This?

My Son Has Started Hitting Other Kids at School and His Behavior at Home Isn’t Any Better: How Can I Change This?

A mom writes in, asking for advice on how best to deal with her 3-year-old’s tantrums. She says he has been getting in trouble at daycare, hitting and punching other kids. He’s quick to frustration and doesn’t listen at home. She would like some advice on how to improve this behavior.

My Family Posts Photos of My Kid Online Against My Wishes: Advice?

My Family Posts Photos of My Kid Online Against My Wishes: Advice?

A community member writes in asking for advice and opinions on posting photos of your children online when you’ve told them many times you do not want pictures posted. A Mamas Uncut community member asks: “My family posts photos of my kid online against my wishes: Advice?Public opinion? How do you feel about a family taking photos of your children and posting them when you told them not to on multiple occasions. I requested my child’s online identity to be hers when she comes of age. Shouldn’t she be given the right to control her likeness?” -Mamas Uncut Community Member YOU MAY ALSO ENJOY: My Ex’s New Wife Posted Pictures of My Child on Social Media, Despite Having Never Met Her: Any Advice? Community Advice for This Mom Whose Family Posts Pictures Of Her Child Online Despite Being Asked Not To Advice Summary The popular opinion was that it is not acceptable to post pictures of children when you have been asked not to. Some advice that was given was to ask them politely to remove it, and if they don’t report them to the platform they posted on. “If my family posts pictures they take of my daughter, I’m …

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