Need some encouragement!

Hi Moms. I'm sure I'm probably the only one in my EXACT position, but I know some of you out there are worse off than me, too! But I am at my wit's end! It started out the...

Started by Jessica on 03/28/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 04/07/2009 by Vivian


should i say something??

here's my issue, my mum lives about an hour away from me, she rarely visits me, and when she does it's only for like 2hrs max, about once every 2 months. my mum's mum lives by...


First time going to childcare

I may be offered a job the hours are 12-9pm. The pay and benefits are excellent. I have never put my son in childecare. My mother lives with us due to finances. I am exited...

Started by Melinda on 07/31/2012 in Toddlers

Last update on 09/08/2012 by Amanda


Opinions on ADD/ADHD diagnoses?

My 4.9yr old son has recently been diagnosed with ADHD. Personally I don't believe in it, period. There is reasonable evidence that suggests you cannot diagnose a child under...

Started by Bonnie on 03/16/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 03/23/2012 by Jeanine


I just can't do it anymore

I have been with him for five years now, we are having our second child. Every three to six months everything goes to hell. He's been in treatment 7 times, We've been in DV...


do boys really need thier father's?

i've recently left my almost 4 month old son's farther. He was abusive, in and out of jail, and wouldn't really help with the baby. I can honestly say he was good with him when...

Started by Chelsy on 08/29/2009 in Raising Boys!!

Last update on 06/21/2011 by Nikki


ADHD Frustration

Sorry, I'm not a mom, but a dad needing very much mom's advice. And, I'm at wit's end. Sorry if any of you take offense in me posting here. And yes, I cry a lot. My...

Started by Zach on 10/16/2012 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 11/29/2012 by Danielle


seizure length?

I am overwhelmed sometimes reading peoples posts when they say their children have numerous seizures a day. My son has seizures every few weeks and it's scary enough. It just...


Should we let nature decide?

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-1267878/VIRGINIA-IRONSIDE-Ill-vilified-shouldnt-let-nature-decide-premature-babies-survive.html Just to give you a background, my son...


Does anyone else?

I am a step-mom, who is a full time mom to an 8 year old little girl. She goes to visit her mom every second weekend. There are a LOT of problems with her BM, a long list of...

Started by Jessica on 07/05/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 07/06/2009 by Amanda


Need to hear thoughts about my situation...

My husband and I have 2 beautiful and amazing daughters,(ages 3 and 1) but I had 2 very rough pregnancies (9 months of morning sickness both times and preeclampsia both times)....

Started by Jenny_D on 02/29/2012 in Christian Moms

Last update on 03/06/2012 by Tammy Lynn


Abraham Lincoln

Since Obama seems to be a big fan of Abraham Lincoln, I'm surprised he hasn't come across this quote. "You cannot help the poor by destroying the rich. You cannot strengthen...