Need help with discipline!

Hello! My name is Maia and I have a four year old "spirited" daughter. Sometimes when my husband and I ask her to do things like: brush her teeth, help clean up her room, get...

Started by Maia on 11/25/2008 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 11/26/2008 by Ashley



I've been told that if you need help with getting a dna test and a child support order you can go throught the District Attorney and they will provide you with free...

Started by Demontica on 01/23/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 03/13/2011 by Tina


Dealing with Rejection

I've owned my own travel site or a year. I've had rejection and felt like I deal with it well. I love my product, its travel so it's not hard to enjoy. I believe the...


Attending Church with the Children

I have 3 children, 4 years old, 21 months and 6 months. I am having a hard time attending our church. My husband doesnt attend church and doesnt believe in anything, he doesnt...

Started by Malerie on 02/04/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 02/05/2009 by Jennifer


Day Care Trouble

So here's my situation: My daughter is just about 16 months and has been in day care for a year now. She moved up to the 1-year-old room on her 1st birthday and ever since I've...

Started by Jen on 03/30/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/30/2009 by Lacey


Routine for 7 month old

HIi, I'm wondering what routines people have for their 7-month old babies. I've been doing a kind of eat-play-sleep-play routine, starting the day around 7, and going to bed at...



My daughter is getting hearing aids next week. She has 80% bilateral hearing loss. The audiologists are not sure that the hearing aids will work for her or not. Did hearing aids...


How do I get my 8mnth old to stop whinning?

For the last month and a half EVERY time I even glance away from my son or he can't play with what he wants (the computer, silverwear, etc.,) he starts to wine which turns into...

Started by Frances on 07/01/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/01/2009 by Kylie


Hitting and screaming...

I have 3 boys of my own a 6 yr old, 2 yr. old, and a 11 month old, and I watch a little girl who is 13 months old. I know she knows what no means because she says it to me. And...



This community is meant to be a place for mothers with children that have blood disorders to meet others and share info. My son has hereditary spherocytosis. This is a condition...


It does get better with time

My SS's BM is, umm... not a nice person. When my hubby and I first got together, the kids hated me. I was the evil one, and BM made sure she let them know this constantly,...

Started by April on 11/04/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 11/12/2009 by Betty


Where do you find balance?

When I respond to overwhelmed moms, I often have written you must look after yourself. I just got out of the hospital, five days, with pneumonia. I was so reluctant to leave...


Moving out of my parents house

I'm thinking of moving out of my parents house this summer. I really think it is what's best for me and my son but I will be on a tight budget. Any advice from single moms on...