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Talking to a tween about physical change

My 12-year-old is beginning to blossom physically. However, her other friends are still the same in that area. She seems to be embarrassed about this and I'm not sure how to talk with her about things. Any tips on a somewhat touchy subject?I am a sixth grade teacher and know firsthand that this is a private conversation that girls are usually against having with just about anyone. However, we have a fabulous female counselor that is wonderful in this area. If your daughter also has a female…See More
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Adult Art Classes

Does anyone know of any inexpensive, beginner, Adult Art Classes (Drawing, Painting, etc) around the Winter Haven/Haines City areas? I really, really want to try drawing or painting and would love to get out of the house and be around other adults once a week or so. Thank you!See More
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Babysitter is not mommy

My two-year-old daughter is beginning to call her babysitter "mommy." This is a little unnerving to me. I probably shouldn't let it upset me, but it does. What should I do to nip this in the bud and what do I say to not ruffle feathers?We had this problem with our daughter when she was little with our nanny. However, the nanny loved it and thought it was cute. Needless to say, we ended up hiring someone new and explained from the beginning our previous situation. She did try to call her “mommy”…See More
Jul 18
geekyreader32 replied to Shawn Spivey's discussion Rules for the PolkMoms Exchange
"Hi to all parents I'm in search of gently used no longer needed girls uniform for Saint Joseph Acadmey in W.h any information is greatly appreciated.. Thx:)"
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18watt_fan replied to 18watt_fan's discussion Honeybee Removal from downed tree in Winter Haven
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Adult Art Classes

Started by Nijuana Jones in General Chat Mom to Mom on Monday.

Babysitter is not mommy

Started by Laura Davis in Parenting Column by Jodie Lynn Jul 18.

Rules for the PolkMoms Exchange 7 Replies

Started by Shawn Spivey in The PolkMoms Exchange. Last reply by geekyreader32 Jul 17.

Honeybee Removal from downed tree in Winter Haven 1 Reply

Started by 18watt_fan in Your Home. Last reply by 18watt_fan Jul 14.

Daycare 2 Replies

Started by Jessica in Birth to Preschooler. Last reply by April @ Lakeland Mom Jul 10.

Lakeland Regional Health Open House! 2 Replies

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When kids embellish stories 1 Reply

Started by Laura Davis in Parenting Column by Jodie Lynn. Last reply by Ivette Gonsalo Jun 20.

Please do not expand mosquito spraying due to Zika panic 7 Replies

Started by 18watt_fan in Topics of Today. Last reply by 18watt_fan Jun 12.

Summer Reading Programs for Kids

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Summer Fun Guide - LakelandMom.com

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