Dear Sassy Housewife: My husband and I have been happily married for 13 years. We have three children. We have a great marriage – so much so that people sometimes poke fun at us for being "too perfect." Here's the kicker: I have a great guy friend at work who is also married. He's a few years older than me and has been married to his wife for about 16 years. We're all friends. We go to dinner together on the weekends sometimes even! But recently, I had a friend at work come up to me and ask if I was having an affair. It really shocked me because never once have I thought of ever cheating on my husband! What do I tell people? How can I stop these ridiculous rumors?

"A cruise with your family is among the most absurd settings for a miscarriage, but it is certainly not the worst. I had lost a speck of a child in this vast wonderland."

Family life can seem like one long stream of looking for things. The solution? Turn your hallway closet into a family command center – one you’ll actually use, one where those everyday essentials you are always looking for will have a home. 

"I really have no preference to (my children's) career choices. If someone were to ask me what I want them to be when they grow up, I would say 'good citizens,'" writes Omaha mom Jaime Wyant. "I try to think of traits that I want my children to develop, rather than occupations."

One of the knocks against Disney has been that despite a wide variety of princesses in the company’s TV and film productions, there has not been one to represent the Hispanic population. That changes with the launch of “Elena of Avalor.”

Dear Sassy Housewife: My ex-wife and I have been divorced for quite a long time now. Recently, she became engaged to a new guy, who our 13-year-old son isn't fond of. My wife actually insisted my son move out if he can't get along with her new fiance. So he's now living with me. I am livid over this and have actually been searching for a new house for my son and I. I currently live in a two-bedroom apartment, but I want something nicer for my son and we will need a little more room. How do I handle this situation?

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