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I'm pretty much always trying to be helpful. If I'm not succeeding, just let me know.

Okay, so maybe I wasn't trying that hard in the question below. But usually.
France is not within 30 miles of London.

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Aug
26
revised Can “The Giving Tree” be explained in a way that isn't an unhealthy lesson?
fixed typo, used quote syntax to better frame lessons.
Apr
21
revised My child is ignoring my timeouts and walking away from them. What are some options for handling this?
added link to timeout from comment, rephrased for readability.
Mar
21
revised What is a healthy, ethical way to deal with a nanny cam?
added 1 characters in body
Mar
19
revised What are the key considerations when selecting a potty?
Edited title to better represent the question.
Mar
17
revised How should I respond to a parent who's upset their child wasn't invited to a (small) birthday party?
Made title more descriptive
Mar
17
revised How should you deal with (deliberate) selective deafness?
edited title
Mar
12
revised How can you offer other parents suggestions without making them defensive?
added 5 characters in body; edited title
Mar
12
revised How can you offer other parents suggestions without making them defensive?
Close quotes, added space after strike.
Mar
11
revised What standard questions should one ask when interviewing a nanny?
close parens and some tweaks for readability
Jan
30
revised Travelling with three little ones without a car
edited the ages into the question, as they're highly relevant to possible answers.
Jan
29
revised Do we NEED to help a baby learn how to self-sooth? And how long can it take?
deleted 7 characters in body
May
22
revised When upgrading our toddler from a cot to a bed, how do we keep him in his bed?
added 103 characters in body
Jan
17
revised How to tell my son (10yo), somebody he knows as a man, is actually a woman?
Edited out reference to "choosing" to be gay, hopefully without changing intent at all. (Some people find the idea that it's a choice to be offensive). I left the bolded comment on it not being normal, even though it rubbed me the wrong way, because it expresses the posters honest personal view.
Jun
26
revised How can I potty train a 12 month old?
Suggested revision to eliminate the negative association with the term "aggressive", that in this case just means "really" early.