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.

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Gonna toss him to the CURB!!

have a live in 21 year old son. Very smart but very disrespectful. He has been looking for a job for the part two years. Has a job interview today a 5 pm. My daughter and...

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Single mom empty nest

I am overwhelmed. My youngest child just left for university across the country. It has been just him and I for eight years since my ex left. I am struggling to make ends meet...

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Single mom empty nest

I am overwhelmed. My youngest child just left for university across the country. It has been just him and I for eight years since my ex left. I am struggling to make ends meet...

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Help, teenager smoking pot

Where to begin... Last May I found pot in my daughters room. I confronted her, we discussed it and she said she was only trying it and that she wasn't a regular user or...

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Two college kids

I have 2 kids in college and 3 in elementary school. Life is never boring around our house! Tearsa

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My oldest child just left for college

I always wanted to see my son go to college and get a good education. Now that day has come and I am still having a hard time with his absence.. Is there anyone else who is...

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First kid to leave home for college

I know that I am not alone in my feeling about the first college drop off but wow it is hard. I miss my son sooooooo much and at the same time want the best for him. I know that...

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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.

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Relief

I was so happy that my son came home this past weekend. It made me feel so much better about this phase of life. Not so much seeing him but knowing that this is where he chose...

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Need Advice please

Hello everyone, I am actually a college student and I need advice about family. I thought this would be a place to ask. First, i am an only child, 21 yrs old, senior in...

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the other coast

Hi, This is my first post. Saturday my only son left to go back to college in Florida, we live in California. Even though this is his senior year every time he leaves I am so...

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Relief

I was so happy that my son came home this past weekend. It made me feel so much better about this phase of life. Not so much seeing him but knowing that this is where he chose...

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College loans

How to be supportive to your fresh man child who is starting college but at same time not overburdened with college loans

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College loans

How to be supportive to your fresh man child who is starting college but at same time not overburdened with college loans

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Need Advice please

Hello everyone, I am actually a college student and I need advice about family. I thought this would be a place to ask. First, i am an only child, 21 yrs old, senior in...

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18 year old disrespect

Hi, this is my first post here! I have an 18 year old who will be starting college next week. She'll be living at home and commuting. I have to say that the last 10 months...

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the other coast

Hi, This is my first post. Saturday my only son left to go back to college in Florida, we live in California. Even though this is his senior year every time he leaves I am so...

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College loans

How to be supportive to your fresh man child who is starting college but at same time not overburdened with college loans

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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

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Disrespectful 20 year old

My 20 year old daughter has been a nightmare for over 3 years. She will curse, tell us to f.... off and curse us to stay out of her life on a weekly basis. She is unable to take...

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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...

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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...