Guidance not power!

I know that I'm most likely going to rub more than one parent the wrong way when I write this but... I want to know do you really need to exude power over your children??? I...

Started by Elizabeth on 03/25/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 03/25/2010 by Rebecca


Nature or Nurture?

After reading the latest Toys R Us catalog, I really wonder if boys and girls instinctively play with certain toys, or are they steered toward them? Examples of ads with...


Overbearing Mother-In-Law advice

Does anyone else have a Mother-In-Law who “Means well” but crosses boundaries? I’m looking for a nice way to establish that her help and suggestions are appreciated and...


I really need some advice

Should I let my 13 & 14 daughter go live with my 22 year old daughter that has a 6 yr old daughter and 1 1/2 yr old daughter and in a couple of days her newborn will be here....



so, basically, i have a daughter who is going on 11 months this month, and she has been crawling since 9 months. i thought this was a little late considering my older daughter...

Started by Jennifer on 03/06/2009 in April 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/09/2009 by Tara


potty training at 17 months

My daughter is starting to show interest in potty training. she's 17 months old now and loves sitting on the "big girl potty" (our toilet). I have a potty seat on it and she...


What to do about LO psuedo-masturbating!

My 4.5 yo daughter is spending time pressing things against her pubis. Not truly "masturbating", but it's bugging me. Sometimes she'll hang on a stool & just stay there for...

Started by Katerina on 11/24/2011 in Christian Moms

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Angela


Ne march 08 babies potty trained yet?

my oldest is nearly 4 yet i cant get him to use the potty. he refuses and tells me no every time i ask him if he has to go. im at my wits end. i started to try to potty train...

Started by Robin on 11/29/2011 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 12/01/2011 by Teresa


Penis problem can you help?

I have tried not to include Kim on circle of moms but now i have to. He has a massive problem. He always pee pees standing up, aiming everywhere. And when he is done he will sit...

Started by Kiera on 03/10/2012 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 06/24/2012 by Ron


Starting preschool/daycare anxiety for mom

My 3 year old, who will be 4 in June, will be starting preschool next month and just the thought makes me burst into tears. He's a somewhat difficult child to begin with, not...

Started by Sarah on 03/09/2010 in Back-to-School

Last update on 05/12/2010 by Kelly


my son wont eat what should i do ?

i am realy worried about my son he will be 2 in december and he wont eat he jus kiks off and gets upset.. i have tried everything... need some advice ASAP please .x.x.

Started by Jade on 10/06/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 10/16/2012 by Sarah


Competing with "Disney Dad"

Anyone out there have a disney dad? You know one that doesn't see them often but when they do...never disipline and spoils them so when they come home all they want is to "go...

Started by Josie on 01/02/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 07/10/2009 by Brett