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  1. I cannot believe people who make 500K would spend 1.5M plus on a house. So crazy to me. We make close to 2M HHI and our max budget was 2.3 which seems like so much money to me!... (182 replies)
    posted 1 hr 37 min ago in Toddler
  2. I am not a perfect parent and have many flaws. However I have limits--basically I wouldn't curse at them or hit them or neglect them. The bar for my "limits" is kind of low.... (131 replies)
    posted 19 hr 17 min ago in Toddler
  3. I've never paid attention to 9/11 conspiracy before, but i did do some reading, and there is too much compelling evidence. There was no reason for 7 wtc to have collapsed the way... (106 replies)
    posted 13 hr 36 min ago in Toddler
  4. Would you live in nj? (99 replies)
    posted 21 hr ago in Toddler
  5. I have been WAH pt for a long time now. Our lives are happy and relaxed, I get to be around for the kids, but my career is going nowhere. Now it looks like a big FT job is falling... (98 replies)
    posted 17 hr 59 min ago in Toddler
  6. Do your step-kids like you? (98 replies)
    posted 21 hr 23 min ago in Toddler
  7. I'm orthodox and have smoke detectors in every bedroom or outside the bedroom (one is a co2 detector, one a smoke detector), we have smoke and co2 detectors on main floor snd... (90 replies)
    posted 18 hr 22 min ago in Toddler
  8. My brother bought in DUMBO 10 years ago. Apparently he just found out that his dd has a 50-50 chance of getting into the local public for K this september--and could be placed... (86 replies)
    posted 18 hr 7 min ago in Toddler
  9. Ds has allowed his girlfriend to move into his 1 bedroom apartment RENT FREE. I have told him this isn't fair to him and he told not to screw things up for him. They're both 19,... (82 replies)
    posted 2 hr 48 min ago in Toddler
  10. Why did Ellen Pao lose? (81 replies)
    posted 1 hr 12 min ago in Toddler
  11. These are men i would never marry: men who spend more than 1/2 per day on their appearance, men who play video games, men who would rather go to a sports event than a play or... (79 replies)
    posted 11 hr 19 min ago in Toddler
  12. Hypothetical - your hhi is around 500k, your housing budget around 1.5 mill. What burbs would you look at? (74 replies)
    posted 2 hr 2 min ago in Toddler
  13. Just read NYT piece on the Orthodox community running out for smoke detectors. I'm a Jew (very reform), but honestly, how could ANYONE keep an oven, warmer, or anything of the... (74 replies)
    posted 22 hr 9 min ago in Toddler
  14. Dh and i got into an argument about spring break. his take on it is that it's inevitable that anyone's kids will try to do that gross florida thing (we have 2 dds.) my argument is... (70 replies)
    posted 16 hr 6 min ago in Toddler
  15. Iran has a reputation for being anti jew and anti woman. It has a jewish mp and jews have guaranteed protection in the constitution. Irans women are the most educated women on... (66 replies)
    posted 20 hr 20 min ago in Toddler
  16. How much does it cost where you live to get a 3-bedroom home with a yard that is in good condition (not an HGTV showcase) and zoned to excellent public schools? where do you live? (64 replies)
    posted 1 hr 10 min ago in Toddler
  17. Bill de blasio has been in office how long now? two years? three years? when the hell is his term up? (64 replies)
    posted 20 hr 30 min ago in Toddler
  18. Would you consider jarred tomato sauce and packaged meatballs junk food? (63 replies)
    posted 19 hr 50 min ago in Toddler
  19. One thing I've noticed about parents is that they inject far too much of themselves and their own preferences into dc's college decisions. Let dc decide what type of location... (59 replies)
    posted 16 hr 9 min ago in Toddler
  20. Who's your latest celeb crush? (58 replies)
    posted 16 hr 46 min ago in Toddler
  21. Did someone say people in the UK look down on Americans? so funny, I assume they all want to be us instead of being on that dreary damp island (57 replies)
    posted 18 hr 33 min ago in Toddler
  22. Nothing skeeves me out more than the "over the knee; bare bottom" spankers here (57 replies)
    posted 18 hr 42 min ago in Toddler
  23. Have you ever had success in taking processed foods out of your dc's diet in order to reduce emotional/behavioral issues due to ADHD? (56 replies)
    posted 20 hr 3 min ago in Toddler
  24. Dh's father says really nasty things to his wife (dh's stepmom). Just OTT nasty things over very small annoyances. Although dh does not see his father very often since they moved... (56 replies)
    posted 23 hr 15 min ago in Toddler
  25. Flight Attendant here. Any questions? (55 replies)
    posted 1 hr 38 min ago in Toddler