Moms of College Kids

College - they're kind of grown up, but still our kids. How often to stay in touch, how much info do you want/need, what's a mom's 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.

  1. 1
  2. ...
  3. 5
  4. 6
  5. 7
  6. 8
  7. ...
  8. 25
0

Kids gone the college

My son and my step daughter both went to college in September. I happy for them but I feel empty. I know there are just in college but I feel a loss.

0

My son is a different person

Hi All, My 18 year old son went off to college a little over a month ago. He is now so focused on Wall Street and becoming a hedge fund manager. He is only 18. He is not good...

2

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...

10

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...

1

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...

1

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...

23

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...

0

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...

1

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...

1

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...

  1. 1
  2. ...
  3. 5
  4. 6
  5. 7
  6. 8
  7. ...
  8. 25
1

Daughter's rudeness is out of control.

First time on site and I need help...badly! I will try and keep it short. Background, I had daughter at 19 and I was single parent due to her bio father drug addict and very...

1

Hello and would love to connect

Does anyone live near Ventura CA and their child is leaving for college? I would love to connect! It is a difficult time! Thanks so much! Please reply to this message.Julie

0

When to allow daughter to "fly the nest"?

I am 18 and graduating in early June. I love my mother to death as she has always been there for me, my first true best friend. And unfortunately, we have both been through a...

1

Daughter's rudeness is out of control.

First time on site and I need help...badly! I will try and keep it short. Background, I had daughter at 19 and I was single parent due to her bio father drug addict and very...

1

Hello and would love to connect

Does anyone live near Ventura CA and their child is leaving for college? I would love to connect! It is a difficult time! Thanks so much! Please reply to this message.Julie

2

Financial obligation

My 21 yr old son lives at home and attends a local college part time. He works full time. We pay for his tuition. He wants to move in with his girlfriend and wants us to...

Started by Cindy on 10/08/2014 in Moms Of College Kids

Last update on 10/10/2014 by ♫ Shawnn ♪♫♫

2

what happens after last child grows up

I have 4 children....the last one is 17 and ready to go in Navy in2 years....I have ajob..a car...a place of living.....the fear I have is being lonely when shes gone.I know all...

3

What are your kids majors?

I'm excited to be able to join this group! My daughter is 19 in November, graduated last summer and started college this fall. She sings opera and is majoring in vocal...

3

mom in dilemma

My logical mind reminds me that my 21 daughter is an adult who should be given freedom to stay out late and do sleepovers. BUT my maternal instinct is to know where and whom she...

3

college

My girl just started college in july. She is really stressed up and thinks she is the only one going through a tough time adjusting to college life. Anyone out there whose child...