My soon to be 5-year old has low self esteem

we are hoping that this self esteem issue will go away - he takes fit with certain clothes, worried about other kids making fun of him, at pre-school, it is just pre-school. I...

Started by Cindy on 02/06/2010 in Christian Moms

Last update on 07/07/2013 by Teresa


What to do about my Father-in-Law

I know this isn't really a Catholic question, but I needed some good advice from my sisters in faith! I have an extremely controlling father-in-law. He was really bad when my...

Started by Ashley on 03/23/2009 in Catholic Mothers

Last update on 07/30/2012 by Deborah


I just came out to my family, friends, and kids!

I thought about it for awhile and was scared to for the most part, didn't know what kind of reaction I'd get and my family is uber-Conservative right-wing wacko "Christians". I...

Started by April on 03/16/2010 in Bisexual Moms

Last update on 01/31/2011 by Amanda


picky eater not gaining weight

HI, I am looking for ideas on how to get my 16 month old daughter to eat. Her corrected age is 13 months. She was willing to try new foods in the beginning and now she throws...

Started by Marci on 09/01/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 09/22/2010 by Donna


Extreme side eddects of Respiridone?

I'm new here, and just looking for some help or ideas... My 6 year old son was diagnosed with ADHD last year, but due to his Extreme aggression and violent tendencies I still...


12 Year old Daughter Moved out

After a fight over her mobile phone her dad bought her My daughter left to her dads and has refused to come home. Has visited once for a Family party and also came on vacation...


When should I return back into the classroom?

I have been a teacher for 10 years and months after completing my Master's and Rank 1, I decided to stay at home. Having a daughter who just turned three, and feeling guilty of...

Started by Kegan on 03/13/2009 in Teacher Moms

Last update on 07/17/2011 by Kara


Need Airplane and Disney World Tips

We are planning a trip to Disney World this summer. We are flying to FL and staying with friends. We're going to Disney with the other family which will make 4 adults and 4...

Started by Carolyn on 03/29/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/31/2010 by Danielle


I need potty training advice!!!!

My son is 2 and I want oo get him potty trained but I dont want to force him into somethng hes not ready for, am I right to wait? And I was wondering, is there a "better,...

Started by Kristen on 09/04/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 09/05/2009 by Jenny


Work and my son-where is the balance?

I am a 1st grade teacher with an 18 month old who has been battling the balance between work and family. It is so nice to see I am not the only one going through this-other post...

Started by Christina on 07/24/2010 in Teacher Moms

Last update on 08/12/2010 by Dara



My name is Samantha and I am 27 years old, living in the west burbs of Chicago. I have a loving husband and 3 beautiful children. I hope everyone gets something great out of...


34 weeks and on bedrest

Hello, I am 34 weeks pregnant and have been on and off bed rest for pre-term labor. I just went to the Dr and she told me I am 2cm dilated and 75% effaced. So they put me back...