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...


Punishment for 5 year old?

Hello - I'm hoping some can help me out! My son will be 6 in January and he's an only child. He's loved, has lots of friends, does well in school but he's been having social...

Started by Lindsay on 12/07/2012 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 12/19/2012 by ♫ Shawnn ♪♫♫


how do you do it?

i find it extremely hard to do, when seeing my (step)son call someone else "mom" after i have been raising him for 5 years.


New to the divorced world...

I'm a 33 year old mom of two and we are going through a divorce right now. It's been recent since our separation and I worry about how this is affecting my kids. They seem to...

Started by Christie on 11/13/2008 in Divorced Moms

Last update on 11/14/2008 by Christie


What is normal?

OMG! I am so thnkful to have found this group. I have a single child, my son. He's 4 1/2 and we've been having some issues with anger recently. I have people tring to convince...

Started by User on 02/06/2009 in Moms Of BOYS

Last update on 03/02/2009 by User


How do I get my 8mnth old to stop whinning?

For the last month and a half EVERY time I even glance away from my son or he can't play with what he wants (the computer, silverwear, etc.,) he starts to wine which turns into...

Started by Frances on 07/01/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/01/2009 by Kylie


he's missing out....

I and currently pregnant with twins. My fiance is at AIT, but since he has recently gotten very sick, he's going to be recycled. Since he will be starting over, he'll be coming...


BM Frustration

I'm pregnant with my first child, and due in three months. I have always had a close relationship with my stepson, and he loves coming to our house on alternate weekends and...

Started by Tara on 11/28/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 12/11/2009 by Maryann


Having some really weird symptoms, can anyone help?

I am 28 weeks pregnant, and for the past 4 or 5 days I've been feeling really dizzy and lightheaded, and more than a couple of times I've seen spots in my eyes. That, and all...

Started by Sarah on 12/12/2009 in Expecting

Last update on 12/12/2009 by Alina


tummy time n crying

My son is 3 1/2 months and he hates to be on his tummy!! I keep trying to put him on his tummy so he can learn how to push himself up but every time I do he cried after being on...

Started by Debbie on 01/07/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 01/07/2010 by Sarah


only son

I have a six year old boy and my only one. We used to pamper him and almost give him everything he wants but when he turned 5 I noticed that he developed some attitude that i...

Started by Bev on 01/16/2010 in Embrace

Last update on 02/14/2010 by Doreen


In-law problems

I have a problem with my in-laws. They're nice to my face but as soon as my significant other goes over to their place they have nothing good to say. When i have never done...

Started by Kerstin on 10/21/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 10/22/2010 by Sherquila


my 12 year old and her dad

my husband seems to think our 12 year old daughter does not contribute enough to the house. our 10 year old does the dishes every day, after i have asked her a dozen times. some...

Started by Becki on 01/06/2010 in Kids Over 10

Last update on 01/10/2010 by Debi


What to do when your child steals

My oldest thinks he's slick rick. I know kids try their boundaries but this I just don't understand. My (step) son stool something from the store while he was with me. I wasn't...

Started by Diema on 06/23/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 06/23/2009 by Lisa


My baby girl - Osteo Sarcoma

This isn't really a question... just where we are I guess. My youngest of 3 was diagnosed at the begining of Novemeber with Osteo sarcoma (bone cancer). She is 10 years old. It...