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Should This Mom Have to Buy Car Seats for Her Children's Grandparents' Car?

Should This Mom Have to Buy Car Seats for Her Children’s Grandparents’ Car?

A mom writes in asking for advice about car seats. She is wondering if she should be required to buy additional car seats for her parents, her children’s grandparents, who watch the children sometimes. Is this mom obligated to buy those additional car seats herself, or should her parents buy their own car seats for their grandkids?

My Ex Bought My 5-Year-Old Daughter an iPhone Against My Wishes: Advice?

My Ex Bought My 5-Year-Old Daughter an iPhone Against My Wishes: Advice?

A mom writes in asking for advice about her ex. She says her ex, the father of her 5-year-old daughter, was abusive and generally terrible to her. Since leaving him, she has tried to reconcile and create a good co-parenting relationship for the sake of their daughter, but it hasn’t been easy going. Recently, her ex bought their daughter an iPhone. This mom feels her daughter is too young for the device and does not like the way her ex seems to be manipulating their daughter and her emotions via the phone. What should she do?

What Are the Best Tips to Keep My Kids Safe from Mosquitos and Other Bugs?

What Are the Best Tips to Keep My Kids Safe from Mosquitos and Other Bugs?

A mom writes in asking for advice about keeping her kids safe from mosquitos and other bugs. She says her kids are constantly covered in mosquito bites, and though she has been using bug repellent spray, she doesn’t love the smell or the idea of putting chemicals on her kids’ skin. She is also in search of tips for keeping bees and wasps away. Any advice? Share it below!

What Are All of the Things I Need to Get Ahead of the Arrival of My Baby?

What Are All of the Things I Need to Get Ahead of the Arrival of My Baby?

A mom writes in asking for advice about the things she needs to get before her baby arrives. Though it is her second child, she says “pregnancy brain is real,” and given everything that is going on in the world, she wants to make sure her bases are covered. She already has a lot but wants to know if she left anything important off the list.

Needing advice on what products to use for my biracial daughter

Hi all! I need some help. I have a biracial daughter and was wondering what kind of products you would recommend. I have tried everything over the years. Our favorite at the moment is carols daughters. Her hair is mixed of straight and super curly and super thick. She’s going through a phase where she doesn’t like it because she’s not able to brush or style it herself (11) we get her hair braided with beads, but she is so tender-headed she hates it. What are your thoughts on relaxers at 11? I remind her every day how beautiful she is and how I would love to have her hair, but I need suggestions. Is just for kids relaxers any good? Anonymous Community MemberThis question was asked by a Facebook community member who has asked to remain anonymous.

Can I Charge My Sister for Hand-Me-Downs?

Can I Charge My Sister for Hand-Me-Downs?

A mom writes in asking for advice. Though she is done having kids, her sister is expecting, and she wants to know if she can charge for hand-me-downs or if etiquette dictates she should offer everything to her sister for free. Over on the Mamas Uncut Facebook page, our robust community of moms is always having a conversation about topics that matter. We like to highlight those conversations from time to time. Important mom questions. Thoughtful mom answers. Let’s hear from the community! YOU MAY ALSO LIKE: How Do You Put Up With Unwanted Parenting Advice from Family and Friends? A member of the community asks: I need advice. Let’s say your sister is pregnant. Her and her husband make decent money, so do you. Assuming you’re done having kids, would you give all your baby clothes and gear to them for free? Or give some and charge a small amount for the rest? Is there a certain etiquette or unspoken rule for this? – Mamas Uncut Community Member Let’s see what the community had to say on this topic. Offer What You Want at No Cost via GIPHY “Free. Unless you need the money.” “Free. You just said you both make decent money. Why …

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Best Strollers for Twins

The Best Double Strollers (and Other Products) for Twins

A newly-expectant mom just learned she’s in for the ride of a lifetime: TWINS! She wants to know what the best double stroller options are (and is also taking advice on any other products parents of twins should have). Over on the Mamas Uncut Facebook page, our robust community of moms is always having a conversation about topics that matter. We like to highlight those conversations from time to time. Important mom questions. Thoughtful mom answers. Let’s hear from the community! A member of the Mamas Uncut Facebook community asks: So big news just came to my family… We’re having twins! Our first! Lol. Anyway, I was wondering if anyone has recommendations for the best double strollers? Also taking suggestions for ANY products moms of twins should have, but especially looking to lock down a good stroller for twins. (BTW, we live in a big city, so the smaller/more portable the better.) Thank you! – Mamas Uncut Community Member And with that, the community rushed in with some great recommendations! Recommended Double Strollers for Twins Baby Trend Expedition Double Jogger ($167.36 on Amazon) “I always use the Baby Trend Jogger. Granted, they are kinda bulky, but I love the fact that they are bicycle …

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