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.
My daughter left for freshman year determined not to gain the "freshman 15." She definitely succeeded; however, her college choice didn't work out (partially because she was...
Started by Anne on 07/09/2012 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 07/13/2012 by Anne
Our daughter who is about to turn 30 has panic attacks, stress urinary incontinence, no appetite and has lost a lot of weight. We feel she has not been eating adequately for a...
Started by MARY on 06/28/2012 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 07/02/2012 by User
Why!?!?! I had no plans to go, but received an agenda, so I went with my daughter. It was funny, it was to keep the parents away from their kids so that the kids could register...
Started by Ramona on 06/20/2012 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 06/28/2012 by Lori
She helps pay a bill while living at home. All she has to do is get through college to get a career. She doesn't have a car because she refused to get one. She claims she uses...
Started by Francine on 06/21/2012 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 06/22/2012 by Louise
22 year old step daughter has been private school surfing, has attended 4 different private christian school majoring in sociology. She has an eating disorder (ED) and rarely...
Started by Wendy on 11/05/2008 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 06/21/2012 by Francine
She went to University 29 hours away from home in our home country of Canada. Her decision to go to this particular University was based on a boy and his promises. Needless to...
Started by Dianne on 06/13/2012 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 06/19/2012 by Lenora
I am so happy for her... and so sad for me! She will be a 6 hour drive away, so not an every week commute. I find myself envious of the mom's who's kids are staying close by....
Started by Amanda on 05/25/2012 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 06/13/2012 by Francine
I've made it clear to my 22 year old daughter if she's not willing to be respectful she needs to go. I already raised these girls I did my very best My 22 year old just tells...
Started by Francine on 05/29/2012 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 05/30/2012 by Louise
My daughter is graduating high school next week, and she is feeling various signs of depression, such as anger, sadness, and being tired, with the symptoms just repeating...
Started by Ashley on 05/22/2012 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 05/24/2012 by Ramona
Well, it's my first time here and I'm hoping somebody can guide me with my feelings. My daughter is 19 years old. In the past, she has been very good about asking before going...
Started by Josephine on 04/27/2012 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 05/17/2012 by Deb
She's also a manager at Subway. The problem is her boyfriend. He's a deadbeat with no job again, no real place to live and he keeps loafing off my daughter. Yes I get this is...
Started by Francine on 04/21/2012 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 05/17/2012 by Deb
I don't think there safe.
Started by Roxanna on 04/20/2012 in Moms Of College Kids
Last update on 04/26/2012 by Valerie