Struggling to leave my baby's father.

Hello everyone, my name is Rachael and I'm 18 years old. I'm only a few weeks from my due date with my first child. Me and my boyfriend have been together for a year and half...

Started by Rachael on 12/29/2009 in Teen Moms

Last update on 01/12/2010 by Tina


Good info!!!

I hate to say it, but I did not know about this: This is what I found, and really it's helpful: # No, you're not going to get a ticket. Pickup trucks are notoriously unsafe,...

Started by Katherine on 10/11/2009 in Informed Moms

Last update on 10/14/2009 by Tara



I am a new stepmom.

Started by SuperTeacher on 07/23/2013 in Step Parenting

Last update on 11/19/2013 by Ami


Finding a good doc for YOU

So, this topic came up at work the other night, and I thought I'd seek the input of some non-medical mothers. Many, many times in L&d, we have patients come in with some very...

Started by Mary on 01/04/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 01/10/2010 by Lindsay


feeling stressed and bummed out

My maternity leave just ended and I have to go back to work, my husbands income is not enough to support us. While on maternity leave I went to college and took a 4.5 month...


I am a lucky step-mom, but not always easy....

Let me begin by saying that I am a full-time stepmom to a loving, sweet and sensitive 7 (almost 8) year old boy. My husband is also an exceptionally supportive husband and...

Started by Dee on 05/24/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 06/01/2010 by Mandie


The Enemy has Infiltrated My Son's Mind.

I am a single divorced mother. My son was 11 years old when we divorced. He is now 17 year old and desperately seeking attention from his father. I have always instilled in my...

Started by M on 11/22/2013 in Single Moms

Last update on 11/25/2013 by M



Hello everyone! I am a grandmother of 5 with one on the way. I have 3 granddaughters ages 15, 14, and 8. 2 grandsons ages 17mos, and 15mos. It is the 15 year old that my...


therapeutic foster care

First I have to state that I love this community of moms who choose to adopt their children. But I have noticed that there are 2 distinct groups of moms, those who adopt babies...


I need advice to deal with my son

My three and a half year old son hasn't been sleeping good at night since his dad and I got divorced. He is blaming himself for it. He also says that he is afraid of his room....

Started by Melanie on 11/21/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 11/22/2009 by Melanie



Cafemom Stop calling each other names! Sanctimommy: Holy shit! This word is dripping with angst. It supposedly is in reference to a sanctimonious mom, a holier than thou...

Started by Katherine on 04/09/2012 in Bitchin Ladies

Last update on 04/15/2012 by Corinne



I have the mother in law from hell....everything i say she does the opposite. I feel like pushing her into the river and then laughing at her lol I know it awful but Mike doesnt...

Started by Jessica on 07/10/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/11/2009 by Felicia Neikolle