New to the group

Hi my name is Kristina. I had 7 kids in 9 yrs. We just moved to a new area and nobody up here has more than 2 kids. It has been hard dealing with the stares and comments. Just...


newly alone and pregnant

My husband left me about 6-7 weeks ago. We have a 1year old son and when he left I was 8 weeks pregnant. I am now in week 14! I was so thankful to make it the first trimester. I...


My 3 yr old son is not interested to study

Study would be too big a word for a 3 yr old but my son who will be 3 yrs on 2nd april 2010 does not show any interest in numbers or alphabets. whereas my daughter when she was...

Started by Poonam on 03/23/2010 in April 2007 Babies

Last update on 04/12/2010 by Poonam


How much is the going rate for a babysitter?

I will be leaving both my 3 1/2 year old little girl and my 9 month old son with a babysitter for the first time. Does anyone have any insite as how much to pay? We have...

Started by Sarah on 04/15/2010 in June 2009 Babies

Last update on 04/16/2010 by Jaclyn


food issues for both of us

hi. i am a sahm with an almost 2 year old. so i know that kids dont usually eat well and can be picky and my son is no exception. he doesnt always want to eat and sometimes he...

Started by Nicki on 07/15/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 07/15/2010 by Medic



My children are toddlers and of course at this age most moms think their children are highly gifted. I'd like to join this group to know what moms are doing to help catapult...


Could use some advice

My problem is with my four, soon to be five year old. I, of course, refuse to spank, just because it is ineffective and I dont' want him starting school and smacking other kids....


dinnertime stand off

My 2-year old was the greatest eater ever from the onset of solids until 18 months - then started eliminating foods from her diet one by one. At this point, everything but...



Hello Ladies: I am seeking support and advice in an area thats concerning me. My stepson (10 years old) has currently come to live with us after I have just given birth to a...

Started by Kimberly on 02/20/2012 in Moms With Just Boys

Last update on 04/20/2012 by Sabrina


Potty Training

Hello ladies! I have just started potty training my 2 year old son as he seemed interested in it a little bit younger than I expected. Any tips on what worked for you? Thanks...

Started by Suzanne on 06/08/2013 in Christian Mommies

Last update on 06/10/2013 by Carla


Custody Help Please!!

I'm currently 36 weeks pregnant with my first, and naturally the father and I are at odds. We both live in Ohio, but now we are in different counties 2 hours away from each...

Started by Mary on 06/10/2013 in Single Moms

Last update on 06/27/2013 by Veronica



We just spent 5 days in california with my hubby's family. his parents are divorced and we have to split the time to the exact hour or they get upset... anyway, his mom is...

Started by Abbey on 08/07/2009 in CRAZY IN LAWS!!!!!

Last update on 12/09/2009 by Angela


Socially hindered 14 year old brother

I have custody of my brother and while we were growing up he didn't have social interaction with kids his age. Now at 14 he is extremely aggressive and is using fowl language...

Started by Audrey on 03/09/2012 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 03/20/2012 by Tabitha


naughty toddler

My little boy has only just turned 2 he is very loud carnt talk much and has very big tantrums I've.tried everything but nothing seems to.help he is my second child my daughters...

Started by Kirsty on 07/25/2013 in Toddlers

Last update on 08/06/2013 by Kirsty