Day care???

After Maternity leave I took a lower position at work to be able to stay home (I was a manager, now just a pee on). It's been me or my husband all the way so far. This is our...


12 Year old stepdaughter has attitude... help!

My 12 yo stepdaughter and I are really struggling. She often doesn't do her chores, practice her music, clean up after herself, etc like she is expected to. She lives with us...

Started by Jodie on 02/26/2015 in Working Moms

Last update on 03/12/2015 by Lindsey


Advice From a 16 Year Old Female

I'm not a mother, but I'm here for my sister. I'm also a teenager, so I can help with teenager-related problems right here. If you have any questions, feel free to ask.

Started by Tawni on 08/23/2012 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 08/26/2012 by Tawni


Just need a shoulder and advice

I am a single mother of twins (boy/girl) and so far I have done pretty good on my own. Their father, Chris, isnt really around but he is there. I, however, could care less if he...

Started by Erika on 06/02/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 06/06/2010 by Brittany


Pregnancy Questionnaire

I am studying as a doula and have an assignment I need help with. Can you answer the following questions for me? Thanks! What fears did you have while pregnant? How did...

Started by Shannon on 01/05/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 01/06/2010 by Brooke


Hes not around..but not by choice!!

I found out i was pregnant and it was amazing...i was told that i would never have children so my bf and i planned for my little son nicholas!! But when i was 5 month pregnant...

Started by Courtney on 08/17/2009 in Moms Doin' It Alone

Last update on 08/18/2009 by Rae-lynn


Mom vs Step Mom + ice hockey

Crazy subject matter post, huh? I wrote in the past about problems I'm currently having with my 16 yr old. I've been the custodial parent all 16 years, his father remarried...


New here. 23 weeker

My name is Jessie and Ihad my son at 23 weeks and 5 days. He weighed 1lb 5oz. We had a tough start, but Bryan is now 3 and a strong and healthy little, boy. We were/ are very...

Started by Jessica on 11/12/2008 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 11/17/2008 by Catherine


Two years this March

Hello ladies! It's hard to imagine mom has been gone for almost two years now. After mom had passed, I felt very disconnected and almost singled out for over a year. It was a...



I have recently applied for permanent disability and would like to know others that have sucessfully or unsucesfully applied too, so far the application process is going...


date night

my husband and i want to start doing a date night....i feel like since our daughter was born the relationship has become strained. i am looking for ideas for date nights....


Constipated 5 week old

Sorry if this is a duplicate - this is my first time posting and I am having issues - Okay, I have a 5 week old baby boy who is constipated. He has had about half formula and...


I need to buy a double stroller

I am looking to buy a double stroller. I have the bugaboo and love love it. Does anyone have any suggestions? I like the side by side ones and it would be nice if one side...


My little girl thinks she is a dog

My daughter is almost 20 months old and I catch her eating the dog food, and drinking out of the dog's water bowl like they do. Now she wants me to give her water in a bowl so...

Started by Melissa on 01/11/2010 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 05/28/2010 by Christina