Crowley
  • Member for 5 years, 5 months
  • Last seen more than a month ago
  • Pilsen, Czech Republic
10 answers
64 votes
31k views
My daughter's friend faked having cancer - our daughter found out via Facebook and is devastated. What do we do?
23 votes

Angela got message from her friend via Facebook with "Ha, Ha, I've scammed you." Who guarantees to you that the message is true and the cancer was all made up? Calm down. What do (did) you think ...

View answer
10 answers
43 votes
22k views
Am I interrupting my husband's parenting?
7 votes

You have a different approach to the parenting than your husband. Your kid's response is different too. The question is why. Discussing the parenting in front of the child is bad. Do not ...

View answer
7 answers
13 votes
1k views
How to deal with parents that won't accept my alternate views
2 votes

There are no "alternate views" here. Being in car is uncomfortable for you. This is not usual - it is serious problem. More likely it is just a peak of an iceberg hidden somewhere deep inside. Your ...

View answer
4 answers
4 votes
919 views
Hygiene vs Family: My 7 year old little girl refuses to drink from 6 year old sister's bottle
2 votes

I can see two facts here: The older one doesn't want to drink form bottle their younger sibbling has used. There are germs on the bottle from the younger, so the older one will be exposed to them. ...

View answer
10 answers
43 votes
8k views
How do I explain the reasons behind protesting and rioting to my children?
1 votes

There are many types of people and many groups as well. As in every group there are exceptional ones and the medium, or neutral ones, no matter how you assess the group. Among the extremes, there are ...

View answer
6 answers
26 votes
16k views
How to deal with a 6 year old who was "caught" cheating?
1 votes

I think you should train yourself to calm down and not overreact easily. I know, your kid suffered and weeped, but this is a part of life. The sooner they find the world does not work entirely for ...

View answer
9 answers
24 votes
8k views
Ways to convince a teenager to quit smoking
1 votes

It strongly depends on the level of addiction. If it is in the starting stage, shock may help. When my teacher found her son was smoking she took him to faculty hospital to attend autopsy of lifetime ...

View answer
10 answers
134 votes
47k views
My girlfriend has mentioned disowning her 14 y/o transgender daughter
1 votes

Your significant other built an image of the future for her only child and this image crushed to pieces. She is shocked. She has to recover from that shock. The dream crushed 5 days ago, the recovery ...

View answer
10 answers
51 votes
15k views
Should I try to long-distance parent or will I do more harm than good?
0 votes

My dad was doing his best, but he was working hard in a city while I and my brothers were with our mom at village not too far yet far enough from said town. Result was he was with us only during ...

View answer
11 answers
20 votes
6k views
At what age should a child be introduced to the Television?
0 votes

Preventing childen from anything, here a TV, is bad move. What is forbidden tastes much better than allowed, because it is forbidden. If you manage to effectively prevent them from TV they needn't be ...

View answer
21 answers
66 votes
36k views
How to talk to a teen daughter about her weight
0 votes

BMI stands for Bloody Missleading Index to me. It takes weight and height in account only - that is way too few parameters to assess! Mentally annorexic and brutally obese people aside, their BMI ...

View answer
12 answers
65 votes
42k views
Teenagers Ogling my Daughter. What to do?
0 votes

Is this question about you and your daugther or it is about your daugter and you? I can read from your question that you don't like boys ogling your daugter and you are asking what to do about it. ...

View answer
12 answers
53 votes
11k views
How can I be more sympathetic towards my children when they are injured?
-1 votes

Shorter answer to title question only: As anongoodnurse noted, you seem to prefer rational thinking over the empathetic one and I copy it. On the other hand I think if you change your rationale ...

View answer