Cost of a stay at home mom

Okay as a stay at home mom, we cook, clean, taxi the kids, care for the kids and a number of other no things. We have no sick days, no vacation days, no pay and sometimes no...

Started by Tracey on 03/15/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/30/2011 by Lisa


misbehaving 2 year old

My husband and I are disagreeing on different aspects of parenthood. He claims that our two year old son doesn't know any better when he acts up and does wrong, but I happen to...

Started by Andrea on 05/05/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/28/2011 by Kelly


picky eater to not eating at all.!

hello my son is 15 months old and i am having a hard time getting him to eat anything.. it went from him wanting new foods to now not eating anything. he doesnt really eat...


When to switch to seperate rooms?

Hi everyone, I have boy/girl two year old twins, and they currently are in toddler beds in the same room. For a while now, whenever we try to put them to bed, they have a...

Started by Emily on 06/19/2011 in Twins

Last update on 07/18/2011 by CHERYL


Sleep, child!!!

My youngest (Jonah) is 9 1/2 months and is still not sleeping through the night, or going to sleep in his crib without Dad or I putting him to sleep in our arms first. My first...



Hi I am not a home school mom yet but am really wanting to home school. My daughter is only 14 1/2 months old right now but I really wanted to look into home schooling to know...

Started by Andrea on 06/19/2009 in Homeschooling Moms

Last update on 07/17/2009 by Suzanne



I lost my baby a week ago.( I was about 3-6wks---Not sure exactly how far i was due to the situation. Never was told either) I still feel like it just happened. Its been really...


Double Standards

Since religion keeps getting brought into political discussions, because everyone can't seem to seperate the two, I have some thoughts. 1. Why do Christians want to make...


How 2 Discipline a 2 1/2 year old?

My son is 2 1/2 year old & his tantrums r getting out of control i dont know what 2 do spanking him doesnt work & time outs dont work hes constantly screaming hitting biting &...

Started by Amanda on 12/26/2011 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/13/2013 by Amanda


traditional values

this was posted on the COM main page, and it got me thinking about what some people consider traditional values, and what makes them so important to them. here's the post. Is...


Need some words of encouragement

I feel like I am losing my mind. I have two boys that are 1 and 2. I have stayed at home with them so far. I feel like a terrible mother. They drive me crazy. My husband is...

Started by Mindy on 06/23/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 06/23/2009 by Sara