What do YOU do in tough times?

Hi there, my name is Leanne and I was just wondering what you all out there do when things get tough at home? Financially mostly. See.. The situation at my home right now is,...


Which one of us is the step parent?

My SD came to visit us in our home for the long weekend for the first time. We had been working up to this step for years now with many hoops jumped through and bridges burned....

Started by Erin on 08/02/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 08/05/2010 by Erin


almost 2 && not talking yet!

So 2 months shy of 2 & Aiyana isn't really talking yet. When she says "Daddy," she doesn't know what it means, but if WE say it, she knows who we're talking about. She has her...


Literacy is it part of your home routine?

MILFORD — Going through public school in the 1960s and 1970, in the small South Shore town where I grew up, was pretty uneventful. What I do remember about my schooling is...

Started by Betty on 09/09/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 09/11/2010 by Dawn


How comparable are deliveries...

I delivered my son at 39 weeks 1 day. Luckily for me I never knew I was in labor until I went to the dr and was 6 centimeters dilated. I never even felt contractions until it...


Trickle down doesn't work

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/10/06/AR2010100606772.html?hpid=topnews For months, companies have been sitting on the sidelines with record piles...


Normal for a 4 month old??!

1. My son has reflux, he is on medication for. I am breastfeeding, and have cut out dairy due to him not tolerating it. He just started within this week kicking his feet...

Started by Sarh on 10/15/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 10/18/2010 by Sarh


22 months apart

Thinking of trying for baby number 2. If I start trying in december like a planned my daughter will be 22 months when the baby is born. Anyone have babys that close together?...


I need some advice

I'm so confused. I have an 18 month old son and love him dearly. He was a very difficult baby and can be a very stubborn, head strong toddler. I do love his personality and...

Started by Allison on 11/02/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 11/11/2010 by Marj


Pets and Children...your views! :)

I'm 24 with 4 children ages 7,4,3 and 2. I am not with my childrens fathers anymore and while I was with my 2 oldest childrens father his mother had 4 dogs inside and numerous...

Started by Amanda on 11/09/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 11/09/2010 by Anna


Stuck between a rock and a hard place.

Hi all, I'm new to this group. I'm struggling with a decision here and this is the only resource I could find. Maybe someone can help? I'm a lesbian (obviously) and I have a 4...

Started by Amanda on 11/14/2010 in Lesbian Moms

Last update on 09/24/2012 by Sarrah


Please Help!

This is actually the first time I've posted anything in this community, my name is Wendy. I have an adorable, brilliant, active young boy who will be three next month, his name...

Started by Wendy on 12/05/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 12/06/2010 by Karen