Air travel with an infant

Hi, I will be travelling by air for a family vacation soon. I need some hints/tips/suggestions on making the trip easier. My baby will be almost 7 mths old when we leave....


Manipulative BioMom...I've had it up to HERE!

Yesterday my SD's mom called and asked if we would give her up this evening so that she could go to a Christmas program at a family friend's elementary school at 7PM. As it is...

Started by Melinda on 12/17/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 12/24/2009 by Brandi


I am so lost

I have a 13 year old daughter who has been diagnosed with major depressive disorder. Her bio dad and I divorced when she was 10 and we relocated to another state where I...

Started by Elaina on 12/11/2013 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 12/17/2013 by Elaina



Hi, I was glad to find a community for a lost of an older child. My son died 3 months ago, tomorrow. He was 20 years old.


hes gone now

well hes gone, we knew it was coming and i knew it was going to be hard but i feel like hes dead like im grieving for him so bad only heard from him once he went yesturday...


new bed

My two year old recently switched from a crib to a "big boy" bed. He is very excited about his new bed and even helped pick it out. He has been sleeping in his new bed for...

Started by Kelly on 02/13/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 02/16/2009 by Kelly


what age should i put my daughter in care?

My daughter is 13 months and i havnt put her in any kind of care or had a babysitter for her as yet, but its time i had some time to myself, and dont no when i should put her in...

Started by Julie on 03/02/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/03/2009 by Bethany


sleepless nights

my little girl has recently turned two and now wakes every single night crying, wanting to come into our bed and getting hysyerical if we put her back in her bed. Even when she...


Ever get so overwhelmed?

So a new semester is starting, and im freaking out. I am enrolled in 5 classes, i have twin 7 month old sons, and im looking for a part time job. I am so worried that i am...

Started by Maria on 08/04/2009 in Moms In School

Last update on 08/22/2009 by Valerie


Need some serious advice!!!

Ok, Ever since my daughter and I came back from vacation (we flew to Guam to visit my two sisters), she does not want to go to sleep by herself. Well, it doesn't help that we...


are women more sexist than men ?

Women can ogle man and it be deemed fine " hey George Clooney NICE man rug " , whereas a man looking at a woman will immediately be in trouble for ever and accused relentlessly...

Started by Charlie on 11/27/2009 in Hot Topics

Last update on 12/05/2009 by Savannah


adhd and rage

does anyone elses child have rage and throws fits hits and kicks when u get on to him my 6 yr old does and he is on meds it has been working for 3 weeks but now he is getting...


teenage attitudes

i have a 12 year old step-son and a 14 year old step-daughter. We use to have real problems with my step-daughter with her disrespect and talk back but after her dad (my...


Travelling Internationally

I am expecting my first child in August and we need to go to Canada in September/October-ish. I have never left the US, let alone with a newborn. Any advice on how to fly,...


Bath Time Troubles

Does anyone have any tips or is anyone else having this problem? My child is ok for the first part of the bath, then when it comes time to wash her hair she panics and screams....

Started by Allison on 08/20/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 08/27/2010 by Meagan