My happy baby!
Now that my wife is pregnant, I’ve been thinking about the discussions around abortion a lot more. Seeing how developed the ultrasounds are after about week 13, has me thinking that abortions past 15 weeks should be for certain cases only (medical for fetus or mother etc). Isn’t this just a common sense approach? What’s the argument against this?
Did he ask Mother before doing this?
How do you all moms introduce meat to your babies? Im thinking to cut the chicken in strips and let my baby try today, she’s 8 months old. But I am nervous if she chokes! 🥺 how do you do it?
Would you take your parents in their 60s to Bavettes or Gibson’s? Sounds like Gibson’s food is the best but is it the right vibe for them? Have a res at both for Father’s day
Hi,I’m 30 and been on birth control for 4 years. Hubby and my mom want me to get off but I’m not ready to get pregnant till 32. How long did it take you to conceive? How long were you on the pill?
She's married with a kid, but jeez she's cute.
28 weeks and I’ve been feeling this stomach pain and chills late at night, but no fever - has happened twice now in the last week. Anyone else? Is it the baby pushing against my stomach?
Is it really wrong to buy a dog (breeder) instead of rescuing? Why does it seem like I have to explain or justify to every single person why I chose to buy instead of adopt or rescue? I feel so sinned to have done the former
Please advise: Me n my husband are being pressured by his parents 🙄 to have baby. Now I am not at all ready at this moment and I genuinely don’t have any idea when I will be even ready. We are married for 5 years now and our friends are having kids. He wants to have a family and he was ever ready for a kid. He is saying i shud make a decision soon and if I don’t want them then v shud separate and stop ruining each others life. what do i do!
I lived abroad (for 10+ years), but now had to be home given an unfortunate family emergency. It’s been one week and I cant believe the amount of negativity, rudeness, accusation, yelling, anger around me on a daily basis. Ive had this toxic family atmosphere growing up driven by behaviours of my narcissistic mother, orbiting negativity around my dad, my brothers, and I. My mother esp. complained about me all the time even during this unfortunate family event - to convey that..
How do you break up with a friend? We’ve been friends for 5+ years and I feel like they are making me responsible for their life. We keep having a mother-teenager dynamic where I keep telling them how to fix their life and they become defensive about everything, if I don’t fo anything they call me crying that I don’t even care about them. The last drop was when they got mad at me for not knowing their dog is in the er, when I asked how was I supposed to know they blamed me for not caring
Hi moms - what nipple type/bottles have worked for those who did a combination of bottle feeding and nursing for their babies. I’m currently using dr Brown bottle and looking like my baby’s latch is worsening as I’m doing more bottles in the day. any other suggestions?
My husband and I are expecting and both of us have moms diagnosed with narcissistic personality disorder (NPD.) My dad passed away earlier this year and my FIL lives in Australia and is the nicest man. He’s just far away from us since we’re based in the NE. My therapist says your family doesn’t have to be blood related but I can’t help but feel sad our baby won’t have grandparents or a similar type of figure easily accessible/ nearby. Can anyone relate and/or have a similar situation?
if you are in your second trimester would you disclose to the interviewers you are pregnant
5 months pregnant and my PROMO GETS ANNOUNCED TOMORROW!!! 🥳🍾💕 if you’re drinking this evening - drink an extra for me!!!
Does anyone have a nanny who brings their own child along either daily or fairly regularly? Do you pay a reduced rate if they have their child along? I’m not referring to situations like nanny is in a pinch and brings their own child along a few days here and there. I’ve seen nanny postings where they have a different rate w/ versus w/o bringing their children along but it’s varied wildly and I’m not sure how to calculate. Also, what has /has not worked well?
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Is 40 minutes enough time for a layover at MCO?
Car question - considering used 2019 Lexus ES 350 vs 2019 Audi A6. Audi is more fun so I am leaning there but are Audis still one of the most unreliable? Any suggestions?
Some Asian girl just generously offered me her middle seat for my aisle seat. I kindly declined.
How do you set boundaries at work? Being asked to work the weekend when I already mentioned I have prior commitments.
McKinsey and Bain 🐠, do you feel like your firm values you? I really like consulting, but I’m considering a switch since BCG’s culture is somewhat toxic.
Does anyone else do breakfast/morning meetings at home and then come into the office at around 10/11? This gives me the perks of extra sleep and a non-rushed breakfast while still satisfying the office requirement. Or do your offices tacitly require you to be in by 9 if you’re coming in for the day?
What do you do if you are legitimately sick on a Sunday night (I.e. 100+ fever and getting worse, flu-like symptoms) and need to fly out in less than 12 hours to the client site?
I’m a Deloitte alumni. The attached image is on brand. While there are pockets of excellence & collegial respect at D - overall, D culture is toxic, particularly for people of color, Black people, & non-binary people. So, if you fall in any one of those groups, & you are told/wondering if you are being “sensitive” or “overreacting” to what you’re seeing,hearing, & sensing-I can assure you that you aren’t. Get what you can from the firm (experiences/certs) & pivot to something better.
Insane story: Client (Male, married) is staying at a different hotel. Team member (also M, married) gets together with him for drinks at our hotel. Apparently, client got too drunk to go back CONT...
Can someone explain this sense of entitlement by the younger generation? When I hear the younger gen complaining that they aren't getting paid enough when they start at 70k which is more than some experienced hires.....I just don't understand.
How many hours do you work a day/week?
I am planning on giving my resignation notice in the next week. I still have sick days I want to use up. Does anyone know if I’m permitted to use my sick days during my notice period?
Glitch in the system? I was just in MME doing my forecasting and saw all the projected raises for each of my staff.
What kind of work do Product Managers at tech companies in industry do? Do you need an MBA to get that role?
People who make 250K+ - do you still feel like you need / want more? Do you have a number in mind that you think is enough? Do you think you will need more when you reach it?
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