new here

hi everyone, I am so excited to find this group. My husband and I adopted a sibling group of three all diagnosed with fetal alcohol. We are struggling to find information out...


i need help with my kid

i am a single mom of a almost 8 year old. i have made the mistake of not being strict due to feeling bad about me and her dad not being together and giving her the life of a...

Started by Erika on 07/09/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 07/09/2010 by Vanessa


Can My son be allergic to ONE room?

Tonight is the 3rd night in a row that after an hour of hay sleeping he would start coughing and literally puke. I thought it was allergies, but after the first 2 times, I put...

Started by Kristina on 05/25/2012 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/18/2012 by Elfrieda



I'm a 20 yr old single mum with a six mth old daughter, and i still live at home with my mum, younger brother and sister. in the beginning i was breast feeding but due to...


When does Mommy do her writing?

For me writing always feels like a selfish act - so, as a mom, I tend to let this part of me slide (my young ones are only toddlers, not in school yet). I jump on whatever...

Started by Wendy on 02/04/2009 in Writer Mamas

Last update on 09/29/2009 by Jenny


does it get easier?

My beautiful son is about 15 mths old and me and his father are no longer together. I know i shoudl start dating and getting out there... but it just seems so hard! any advice...


How do you just walk away?

I am currently dealing with her father, a 23 year child himself, I found drugs in his room yesterday and I am done. I have made all the efforts to help him in the pass, gave...

Started by Lauren on 12/24/2008 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/04/2009 by Justins_mom2004



Why is it that as toddlers they pick up after themselves.But as adults they don't. I miss the days when I used to take stuff away form them till they did what they were told....


vomiting baby

My 3 month old has been throwing up what seems to be her entire meal. This has happened for a while now, but just this week its been everyday, sometimes twice a day. I cant...


Thumb sucking

My 6 year old son still sucks his thumb but only when he has something to hold onto. And then he will roll up a small piece and stick it up his nose. I have tried wrapping his...


What do I say to this??

Last night my daughter and I were sitting on the couch together and she looked over at me and said “Mommy, I need you to buy me some body wash.” When I asked why she...