How can I get my 6 year old not to talk back?

My 6 year old talks back ALOT! She doesnt want to listen to me and I have to tell her a thousand times to do something if I want it done. I have tried grounding her, spanking...

Started by Erica on 05/27/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 06/24/2014 by Ivette_garcia4892


ex wants their son to hate me

my husband and i have been married 3 yrs. He has a now 10 yr old son. I don't dicapline the child, just spend time with him when he's with us and treat him really well so he's...

Started by Heather on 12/06/2012 in Divorced Moms

Last update on 12/28/2012 by Ashley


Don't know how to handle my teenage boy

My son (16yrs) and I seem to turn every conversation into an arguement. He is intelligent but lazy. When I discuss what his expectations are w/ regards to school, he just...


I am just so frustrated!

How do you appeal to an ex-husband on your child's behalf when he is so consumed in himself and what he wants? I see my son's emotions all over his face. I hear what he says...

Started by Lisa on 07/26/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 07/27/2009 by Lisa


Insecure 6 year old

My granddaughter is 6 and lives with her Mum and little brother with another family of 5. I often have them on the weekends and she seems to spend the whole time saying "I'm a...


welcome and introduction

hi my name is Courtney Wear i have 5 year old twins my little boy alexzander wear has bilateral cochlear implants he recieved his left implant at the age of 11 months and...


Controlling neighbor

I will try to make this short as possible. We rent in a gated neighborhood and I have three children 11, 9 and 7. One neighbor, who neighbors all have a problem with thinks...


Missing the moments

After my second child was born, i almost instantly was struck with this feeling of anxiety...that I had not been present enough during her pregnancy as i was with my...


Why is my child hanging out with the bad crowd?

Here's a little history...my 5 year old son started school in the fall. All was well until around Christmas. Sure it's normal for all kids to get restless especially at this...

Started by Stacey on 03/27/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/09/2011 by Melissa