parent of teenager

hi everyone! i am a mother, age 41, with a son who is 16 yrs. old. he is my only child. any one have an idea on how to teach your child time management? he likes to stay on...

Started by Elizabeth on 11/26/2008 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 11/26/2008 by Sharon



I discovered at 39 that I was expecting. I cried uncontrollably for hours. Good news is that my little man is the joy of my life along with his 10 year old sister. Now I'm 40...

Started by Wende on 11/26/2008 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 12/02/2008 by Janna



Aloha, I was born and raised on Oahu. I now live in Pittsburgh, where my husband is from. (I know, I know, you probably think I am crazy) I have two girls Malia, 3 and Alana,...

Started by April on 01/17/2009 in Hawai'i Mommies

Last update on 08/06/2010 by Mary Renee


4 yr old in trouble EVERYDAY at school

Ahh its so annoying but my son is ALWAYS getting told of at school, it started in Kindy where he would push people to get a toy, we sorted that out quickly but then it turned...

Started by Crystal on 02/23/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 02/24/2009 by Stephanie


Sick kids..

I am a single, 26 year old mom, going for my Masters degree in counseling....how do you deal with school, work, and having a sick kid...He is usually one that has a great...

Started by Amanda on 03/01/2009 in Moms In School

Last update on 03/08/2009 by Anne


Memory Chest

Brian died suddenly of a heart attack while we were combining. Tiffany was the only one with him at the time. She was 6. She ran into the field to stop her brother's combine...

Started by Terry on 03/26/2009 in Widowed Moms

Last update on 04/08/2009 by Trish


Very angry son or just strong willed.

I have an 8yr old son, who is extremely smart. Yet, he's has developed this sense of entitlement, stubborness, disobedience and doesn't act as if he's doing anything wrong. I...

Started by Kristie on 04/18/2009 in Mothers Of Boys

Last update on 05/28/2009 by Margaret



Has anyone had to deal with a friend whi is struggling with infertility being jealousy and rude and hurtful about you being able tohave so many kids and she can't have any....


Working and Working out

I always worked out before having my 3 month old and even throughout my pregnancy. But now being back at work and being a new mom - I can't seem to find the time! What are other...

Started by Sarah on 05/14/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/09/2012 by Andrea


I dont see my son

My son moved in with a girl 2 years ago,he used to visit ,she got pregnant and the still visited,,I bought travel cot and other things,as they asked me to so baby, could...


The waiting...

It has been a year now since we went back on the list to foster/adopt again. We have had three calls and each time on the day of arrival a judge decides they should be placed...