I have a seven year old daughter who has been diagnosed with adhd. I'm also in a blended family....I have 2 girls and my husband has 2 boys then we have a daughter together....


What is normal 3 year old behavoir?

Is there anyone else out there that has a three year old that pushes, hits , spits and just doesnt want to listen? My husband and I have tried everything. He does not have...

Started by Amber on 03/30/2012 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/18/2012 by Niki


problems with my 4 year old..

my daughter just turned 4 years old and she has a really bad attitudes like ones that a 4 year old shouldnt have. she even takes things from me without me knowing even when we...


Disrespectful 10 year old boy

Does anyone have any suggestions as to how to positively address a situation without it blowing up all the time for a 10 year old boy who is in a phase of disrespect, defiance,...


need help with out of control 5 yr old stepson

I am having a huge problem with my stepson's behavior and a even bigger problem getting his dad to see there really is a problem with the behavior. I need help trying to find...

Started by Danielle on 09/08/2012 in Step Parenting

Last update on 09/18/2012 by Candace


Kindergarten Dilemma!

So my son is having some behavior problems in kindergarten and I'm not exactly sure how to get through to him. He's usually in trouble for not keeping his hands to himself or...

Started by Michelle on 11/14/2012 in June 2007 Babies

Last update on 01/23/2013 by Nancy


How do I know if my child has ADHD?

My step-daughter just turned 8 years old in January. This last year has been extremely difficult for us! She has always been a great kid and we've never had any problems with...


Punishment Vs successful outcomes

I have noticed in a couple of threads on the welcome page that there is a definite divide or trend in punishment being the default mode for dealing with difficult behaviours, it...

Started by Sal on 06/27/2013 in Hot Topics

Last update on 06/29/2013 by Jenny


i dont know what else to do

Hey everyone, any advice will do; my situation is I have 3 boys; 10,5,and one year old me and the one year old father just broke up 2-3 week ago so its just me. I work and I...

Started by Deborah on 08/10/2013 in Single Moms

Last update on 08/10/2013 by Alicia


difficult 4 yr old girl

My 4 yr old daughter is becoming so argumentative and difficult. What is normal behavior and what is not? She will argue with me about the simplest of things until I become...

Started by Kelly on 08/12/2013 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 08/12/2013 by C