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Ladies give one piece of advise to all mommies


Asked by mommy_of_two388 at 5:08 PM on Oct. 5, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • NOTHING goes as planned- and it's ok

    Answer by skittles1108 at 5:14 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • Research on your own. Don't take anyones advice at word. Do your own thinking and decide for yourself.

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 5:34 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • Be consistent but choose your battles.

    Answer by duckigrrl at 5:09 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • Relax - listen to your instincts and don't sweat the small stuff.

    Answer by Scuba at 5:10 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • Don't yell or scream....monkey see, monkey do

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 5:11 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • Don't listen to other mother - we all lie .... or tell it as we remember it.
    When someone says "My Jonhhy walked at 5 months" say "Yeah? What happen when you let go?!"
    We all build up our children's strong points.

    Answer by at 5:30 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • We all have mommy instincts and we should go with them when raising our little ones not everyone has the greatest advice

    Answer by Moms_Angels1960 at 5:15 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • Get in as many kisses, hugs, cuddles, giggles as you can. Hold your child's hand when they ask. Curl up with a book and read to them. They only want those things for so long. Take advantage of it while you can.

    Answer by baboluchi56 at 5:19 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • Make time to cuddle

    Answer by hootie826 at 5:21 PM on Oct. 5, 2010

  • Be patient, consistent, supportive, nurturing and loving. Treat your children with respect, listen to them when they speak, and hear them, don't disregard their opinions. Never fail to talk to them, allow them their feelings, their anger, their happiness, their hurts. Teach them what it means to have self respect, to be confident in themselves and that they are worthy of love and respect. Lead by example, don't expect them to do as you say. Learn to pick your battles, allow them to be children, to explore, to be curious, to have fun and to feel loved.

    Answer by blessedwboysx3 at 5:37 PM on Oct. 5, 2010