Moms of College Kids

College - they're kind of grown up, but still are our kids. How often to stay in touch, how much info do you want/need, what's our role in choosing classes, majors, etc. What about the the whole college application process? It is an exciting time, but also can be so stressful. Join the community and share your experiences going through this last chapter of childhood.

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"Empty Nest"

My youngest son is moving into his own place Saturday and getting ready for college. It feels like my life will also end...I've read posts of moms who are looking forward to...

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Empty nest syndrome.

My son is the only child and is on his way to college. I have structured my life around his. Now what do I do, when he's gone.

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16 years old an alcohol

My son will be 16 next month, we are going to give him a little party with his friens is it correct to give him beer to drink or just coca cola?

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only child heading to college...blues

I don't want to hinder it stifle the creativity, exploration, and independence that can come with attending college for a young teen. But how do I cope with her being gone when...

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Love Her, Don't Like Her

Our 20 year old daughter is home for the summer. In anticipation of the typical college to home life transition issues, my husband and I laid out our expectations: get a job,...

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Disrespectful Daughter

Hi. I have a soon to be 20 year old daughter whom I was very close to until she turned 18 years old. She moved out that with a guy she met on the internet. They have been...

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When they come home...

College brings a lot of new freedom (no curfew, eating what they want, drinking, ect). How do you handle these habits when they're home on break without making them feel like a...