Barbara Meltz's Mailbag

Barbara Meltz
Barbara Meltz is a parenting expert, former Globe columnist, and author of "Put Yourself in Their Shoes." If you'd like to ask her a question, please use the form below. Barbara will choose one question to answer each day, and will post her answers in the Child Caring blog.
Barbara answers questions on a wide range of topics, including autism, breastfeeding, bullying, discipline, divorce, kindergarten, potty training, sleep, tantrums, and much, much more.

Send your questions to her at meltzbarbara (at) Please include your name and hometown.