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.
I have a 21 year old daughter who is a junior in college. She is mean, rude, evil and just all out disrespectful to me. She yells at me over the phone and hangs up in my...
Started by Karen on 03/30/2012 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update 4 days ago by Christine
It's been two days since we took my daughter to San Francisco for college (from Chicago). I can only describe my internal feelings as the lowest of low on that trip. I came...
Started by Sally on 08/25/2010 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 07/24/2014 by Shawnn
I'm so numb. Recently divorced after 20 years of marriage and now last child just left for college. It's been one very stressful year. I'm happy for my college-bound child...
Started by Sherry on 08/21/2012 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 07/20/2014 by Glenda L
I have posted before but let me give you a quick recap. Male, age 53, married 1st time 17 yrs., then divorced (ex-wife's doing --and she cheated), but we have two kids -- son,...
Started by J on 03/09/2014 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 07/12/2014 by J
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...
Started by Latoria on 06/03/2014 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 06/27/2014 by Emily
I am divorced my daughter lives with me and commutes to college which is an hour away (this was her choice) she also has a job and works 30-40 hours a week. She is a good...
Started by Kim on 06/12/2014 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 06/13/2014 by Shawnn
My husband and I are awaiting our last child to depart for the Air Force; our daughter will be starting her senior year in college this fall. How long should we wait before...
Started by Susan on 08/14/2009 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 06/10/2014 by Shawnn
My daughter is 19 years old & is a freshmen at a local technical college. She was originally going to school to become a deaf communications interpreter. To complete that...
Started by Cheryl on 04/08/2010 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 05/31/2014 by GLENN
My daughter is a freshman at a University located 8 hours away, by car, in another state. Academically she is doing well, a member of a sorority, and seems to have a good group...
Started by Jenny on 03/30/2014 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 05/28/2014 by Shawnn
She is beautiful, extremely smart...and pregnant. She went to the emergency room with bad pain in her right side (which she's been complaining of for several weeks) and they...
Started by Lindsey on 05/21/2014 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 05/27/2014 by Evelyn
I started my new business on January 23 and have already brought home $1063. The pay is weekly as well and i'm making new friends too!
Started by Kim on 02/11/2010 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 05/26/2014 by Shawnn
I am so glad I found this post. My daughter is tearing me apart. I cry all the time. I have given her everything. Her father did not do anything for her. She is 22 years old and...
Started by Georgia on 04/22/2014 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 05/13/2014 by Shawnn