15 Year Old Daughter with Attitude!

I am a single mom of a 15 year old daughter. When my daughter was 3, her dad and I split up and I was the main person taking care of her. He chose to spend approx. 5 hrs a week...


questions for step-parents

my hubby's ex is very vindictive and refuses to let his daughter have any kind of communication with him, his daughter use to spend weekends with us and our daughter and...


Help, my 13 year old wants more freedom

My 13 year old daughter is complaining that I don't give her enough freedom. She is in the 8th grade and a year younger than all her friends (she made kindergarten by one day)....

Started by Lori on 02/06/2013 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 02/06/2013 by Shawnn


Struggles of Step Children

I have been dating my boyfriend now for 3 years. He has a daughter by another woman and she is 5 years old. My boyfriend and I also have another daughter who is 9 months old...

Started by Amanda on 02/17/2013 in Step Mums

Last update on 04/02/2013 by Elsje


House is a Mess! OVER WHELMING!!

My dh is always complaining what a mess our house is? He says he can't stand it but doesn't much about it? I'd try to do something but it takes 2? We have a 7 yr. old in school,...

Started by Sharon on 05/22/2013 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 05/24/2013 by Sharon


Neighbor Harassment

The other day my son who is 5 was playing with a neighbor who is 4 and his mom caught them with their pants down. And of course I was totally embarrassed and upset. I told her...


son whats to buy gifts for litttle sister

my son is 10 and his little sister is right now 8 months ,, well my son is already talking about him buying her birthday and christmas gifts but her birthday is 12/15/13 and you...

Started by Jenny on 07/27/2013 in Toddlers

Last update on 07/30/2013 by Jenny


My 2 YO fell of the top bunk!

My 2 year old daughter was on the top bunk watching tv and eating cheetos, next thing I kmow I hear her fall I run in there and ahe ia balling but just laying there. When...

Started by Amber on 11/05/2013 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 11/05/2013 by Jenny



I have been married for nearly 5 years and in that time it definitely has not gotten easier if anything it has only gotten worse between me and my 18 year old stepdaughter. I...

Started by Stephanie on 11/23/2013 in Step Parenting

Last update on 12/09/2013 by Leesa


To move or not to move?

I am a full time working mom with a 20 month old and a full time working husband. We live in Baltimore currently. My husband works from home and is able to be in the office in...