Two households two different set of rules

My soon to be ex and I share 50 50 custody of our children. He has rules that he expects them to follow and I have my set of rules that I expect the kids to follow. Lately, my 8...

Started by Tenaya on 02/14/2009 in Divorced Moms

Last update on 03/04/2009 by Shanda



does anyone else worry about their kids future? everyday I worry about whether or not I am doing right by my kids and whether or not they will be good citizens. My husband and I...


Personal space

My son seeks deep pressure input. He sits RIGHT ON other people - like touching them in as many places as he can. It is really hard with his favorite cousin who he wants to...


I need help with my 10 year old daughter!!!!

I am a mother of 2 daugters 11 and 7. They both have very different characters. I stayed at home for my kids for 12 years, then I went to work at the kids school when the...

Started by Djailanher on 05/23/2012 in Kids Over 10

Last update on 05/28/2012 by Amy


need help getting my 16 month to stay asleep

My son is 16 months old and starting from a young age I used to bring him into my bed in the morning to cuddle (get any little last bit of sleep possible). Well now I am living...

Started by Lauren on 03/05/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 03/06/2009 by Christy


Where we wrong?

Okay I have a SD and a SS I have been their SM for going on 11 years now and they are 16 (SD) and 13 (SS). In January the kids Bio mom called me and asked for $5000.00 out of...

Started by Ami on 08/18/2013 in Step Parenting

Last update on 11/18/2013 by Dee


step mum and 22, i need help and advice what to do?

I am 22years old and just had my first baby. However my boyfriend already has 3kids from previous relationship. (13,11,10) how do i no how to act and what to say. they look at...

Started by Helene on 02/09/2010 in Step Mums

Last update on 07/24/2010 by Kate


Preschool Astrology 101

What is your child's astrological sign? What does it say about their personality? Do you think it's accurate? My son is a Cancer Emotional, defensive and at times even...

Started by Jenni on 09/01/2011 in Preschooler Moms

Last update on 11/27/2011 by Ashley



Heyy everyone.. I was just wondering were moms are finding their support? Are you involved in any play groups, or baby/ toddle music groups? I go to MOPS once a week, but i...


I need some opinions!

So I was thinking about making money and staying at home with my girls. I have been making baby food for my youngest and it is really easy for me because I like to be in the...

Started by Jennifer on 08/11/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 08/12/2009 by Federica


affordable childcare?!?! how do you do it??

I just started working after staying at home for the past 3 years. My husband is going back to work at the end of the month after being laid off, and I am losing my free "daddy...

Started by Maura on 09/08/2009 in March 2008 Babies

Last update on 09/13/2009 by Sarah


Should I or shouldn't I???

I have been around my SD since she was 1 , and she is now 5. As far as she feels, I'm just as important as mommy and daddy. BM has made every attempt to make sure I am left...

Started by Alison on 03/26/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 04/01/2009 by Nikki


Do I have to go???

My neighbor has the whiniest kids I have ever seen in my life....i can hear them whining when I'm in my house. I don't think they can talk normally....this may just be their...


How can I forgive?

I have 7 biological children, and have been raising my husband's oldest son for the last 9 years. I lived in this euphoric cloud, believing that I was a wonderful mother, and...

Started by Erin on 12/18/2010 in Catholic Mothers

Last update on 03/02/2011 by Jessica