Really annoyed at the birth mother's actions!!

Like she couldn't make herself look anymore stupid!! She has full custody of my step son and my husband has supervised visits because he didn't have a lawyer and you'd think she...

Started by Shelby on 12/07/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 12/09/2009 by Meghan


Antidepressants for ADHD?

My son is 6. He has ADHD. We have only medicated him once in the past. He was in K5 and struggling with his behavior. i was so against medication but there wasn't anything else...


Creation - The Universe

So, I don't remember if I mentioned or not, but we are taking a Creation class at church right now and today was about the Solar System. There is so much in the Bible, that...


The dentist tried to down me for baby wearing

One day I took my kids to the dentist. I had all 4 with me, so I had my 4 month old in my sling. The dentist comes in and takes one look at me and goes, oh no that poor baby....

Started by Myetta on 08/21/2010 in Baby Wearers

Last update on 09/15/2010 by Lisa



Hi, I'm new to facebook and especially to Mothers in Wheelchairs but am very excited to have found you all. I'm 34, soon to be 35 in March and am a mother of two beautiful...


Problems with Teacher

My 10-year old daughter has memorized her multiplication tables but is having trouble passing her timed tests when they are "mixed facts" -- that is, the problems are all mixed...


ADHD 504 Plan or Special Education?

Ok, so recently some of you had told me about the 504 plan because my son,10 yrs old, 4th grade, has ADHD and is NOT doing well in school..First of all I want to thank everyone...


average day of a homemaker

hi there. Due to some recent serious medical issues my husband and I decided it would be best if I were to cease working at least for the rest of this calendar year and focus on...


Apraxia & sign language

Has anyone had success with sign language and apraxia? My 3 1/2 niece recently began speech therapy and looks as though the diagnosis will be apraxia. Her motor skills are...


Need ideas to help my babies

I volunteer every Sunday in the nursery for children who are one years old. I have about 15 to 20 children in my class. I know every child and greet them at the door every time....


Growing up WAY TOO FAST!!!

My 10 year old wants to wear short shorts, She is tall and looks like that of a 13 year old. She says its apart of the fashion. So what do I do? Tell her no you cant wear them...


Forgive a perpetual cheater?

Where do I begin? My husband and I have been together for 7 years. We've been married 4 of those and we have a 6 year old son. Shortly after our son was born my husband, then...


How can I help my son?

My son Austin is having a really hard time. My husband and I filled out a parent survey test for him for Aspergers. The doctor said he is positive for Aspergers. Austin...


baby not falling asleep on his own

hiya, im not sure if im doing this right, im trying to get my almost 7 month old boy to fall asleep on his own or self sooth when he wakes but its not working. ive tried leaving...

Started by Sandie on 12/08/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 12/08/2009 by Joeli


How can I manage?!?!

My daughter is almost 20 months and her baby brother is due in September. I currently stay at home with my daughter, while finishing my bachelors degree. I had been trying to...


How to potty train my 2-yr old.?

I am a full time working mother and have a 2 year old which I think is ready for potty training. But my baby sitter refuses to remove her diapers when she is in their house...

Started by Vanessa on 06/13/2011 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 06/15/2011 by Jennifer