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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I have a prayer request

I have a 20 Yr old daughter who has always been a christian. She has been dating a christian boy since she was 15. They are best friends. He is the youth pastor in our church...

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She's turning 18 tomorrow

The pains of parenthood never end. There is no book with a set of instructions on how to be the best parent. We simply do our best and learn along the way. Tough Love is what...

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20-year old is pregnant

So I found out my 20-year old daughter is pregnant. She is in college and still lives at home. We have always had a some what free spirited parenting approach. Our children are...

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20-year old is pregnant

So I found out my 20-year old daughter is pregnant. She is in college and still lives at home. We have always had a some what free spirited parenting approach. Our children are...

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Out of control 22 year old

I have a 22 year old son whom I and his stepfather are putting through nursing school ( his choice) and he is not doing his part. He is verbally abusive to me when my husband...

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My 20 year sneaking in boyfriend.

It has not been the first time that my 20 year old daughter has snuck her boyfriends I'm the house. This would be the second time she gets caught by me. The first time I caught...

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19 year old daughter

Hello, my daughter will be 19 in 20 days has been dating her boyfriend for 5 years (broke up a couple times). She is a good student and has always maintained good grades in...

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Two. Angry sisters

I have two daughters, oldest 20' youngest 19. They used to be close now they hate each other. They both live at home while they go to school and work. Sorry it's hard...

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My girls were my best friends

My daughters 21 & 19, one is 3rd year pre-med, the other dropped out of 1st year college "because she wasn't ready', but the last 1 1/2 years their father and I were going...

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All of my kids are gone

I have had children in my home around me since age 19, I am now 62 and my granddaughter and my great granddaughter have now moved out. I have a husband who works and three dogs...

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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...