Need advice - Passionate path or money

Hi moms. I am hoping that you can help me decide which way to go. Lately I have been feeling so unmotivated in my current position that I would really like to make a...

Started by Dianne on 05/15/2013 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 06/01/2013 by Annie


8 year old having huge melt-downs.

My 8 year old still has HUGE melt-downs. These can last anywhere from 10 minutes to an hour and during these, he screams as though he is being tortured. He acts very strange...


Child care - what's most important??

I am a SAHM to my 22mo son. I start college full-time in late August. I am looking into local child care options, and am wondering what other mom's opinions are regarding...

Started by Somer on 06/08/2011 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 06/13/2011 by Gillian



I need to lose weight and am curious as to what healthy diets anyone has had success may be. I am nursing, so I need to be realistic, but my baby is seven months old now and I...

Started by Mollie on 04/13/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 04/13/2009 by Zimmersgirl


Mother in laws

I have been married to my husband for 5 years now and have tried very hard to have a relationship with his mother. Especially because I have no relationship with my mother. It...

Started by Mandy on 05/19/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 05/21/2009 by Brenda


Seizures and hypotonia?

Hello! My daughter, Lilith, will be turning 2 in January. When she was 12 months old, I thought she was delayed but our then-pediatrician said she was fine, and to just put her...


Screaming Nightmare!

there is a child who I watch who demands to be held constantly. I have fed him, changed him, rocked him, played with him, etc. He screams all the time, he demands to be held! I...


My 6 month old's sleep habits...

Ander is my firt baby and he is awesome. I am a bit concerned about how he is sleeping right now. In the past 3 weeks, he has only slept well a handful of time (maybe 3 or 4)....

Started by Jamie on 02/01/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 02/01/2009 by Teryn


Hey there

Hi SV Moms- Thanks for joining our community! I'm a mom of a 4 yo girl (Zoe) and also write on parenting issues part-time for a local parenting magazine. This week I'm writing...


ecing and losing interest

so my daughter is 11 months, and we went from 99 percent catches, to about 5%. I blame it on her walking and not wanting to sit on the potty, and winter because she needs to...

Started by Nicole on 02/04/2009 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 03/08/2010 by Allison