Will we ever heal?

My mind is swimming...well more like drowning i don't know what to do anymore. In late 2009 my 14yr old then 13 told me that her stepfather of 8 yrs forced her to have sex with...


Potty Training Newbee. Help Please!

My son Braydon is 19 months old and we've recently started to potty train him. We've also recently moved from Utah to Oregon (where most of our family and friends live) and our...

Started by Kelsey on 06/28/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 06/29/2010 by Morgan


Apraxia & sign language

Has anyone had success with sign language and apraxia? My 3 1/2 niece recently began speech therapy and looks as though the diagnosis will be apraxia. Her motor skills are...


How long does it take to plan a baby shower?

Hi Everyone, So I'm 11 1/2 weeks pregnant with my first baby, I'm due June 10th, 2012. We were thinking of having my baby shower in the middle of April, 2012 but i was...

Started by Vanessa on 11/23/2011 in Expecting

Last update on 11/28/2011 by √v^√v^√♥


breastfeeding in public

Hi ladies!! My baby is 7 weeks old and I'm a breastfeeding mom. I'd like some tips on breastfeeding in public. I,'m sooo conscious!! Pls help as I'd like to bf for at least 6...

Started by Annice L on 09/15/2013 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 09/16/2013 by Sarah


Im over 40 and the mother of four

I don't have newies anymore..but have 2 grand children and 2 more on the way. From 3 of my four children. My youngest is nearly 16 now, but have a 27 yr old, 24yr old and a 20yr...

Started by Erica on 03/17/2009 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 03/17/2009 by User


More of a closed adoption...

Hi! I'm new here. My husband and I adopted our son three years ago (we brought him home at 9 days old). We waited 3 1/2 years to receive the phone call that changed our lives...

Started by Julie on 03/30/2009 in Adoptive Mothers

Last update on 04/20/2010 by Colleen


3 children already and expecting twins - NERVOUS!!

So i already have 3 children - ages 6, 2 and 1. Just found out that i am expecting twins and i am really nervous and scared. We were not even ready to talk about having a 4th...

Started by Alexandria on 11/28/2012 in Twins

Last update on 12/04/2012 by Alexandria


Accidents..at wit's end

My daughter will be 4 in November. She has toilet trained for 8 months now. Self-trained, we had little to do with it. The first week she was in panties she did have accidents...


Getting Organized

So, I am a mother and step-mother. I am currently "picking up the pieces" of my Fiance's last failed relationship, by this I mean that the children had to go through a lot of...


Truthfully I need help

Truthfully I need help with how to save with this economy. I was laid of from my job in January and still have not found a new job. I really need to save money for the...

Started by Lisa on 07/06/2009 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 07/18/2009 by Ktasha