Struggling with this new transition..

My husband & I are going through divorce. My husband bought a house soon after we separated, approximately an hour away from where we lived, which case I moved closer to...

Started by Angie on 11/03/2015 in Single Moms

Last update on 11/06/2015 by Ev


Price of happiness

Hello, I am hoping to get some advice on a recent argument that happened the other night with my husband. This is a long one, so I apologize! We've been together for 10 years,...


Totally Irritated

So bio mom informs me that my SS has a dental appointment during Spring Break. Normally wouldnt be a problem except we have always received free dental on the kids cause my...

Started by Jamie on 03/05/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 03/07/2009 by Jessica



My nine year old daughter got her period today and I think I confused her even more when we talked about it. I was not expecting to have to have this talk for a few more years....


Woke up refreshed!

I have been on many rollercoasters as that is usually how life runs. Over the last 18 months I have taken one hell of a ride emotionally and physically. I have had questions...


Evening Schedules for School Aged Kids

I'd like to ask the WORKING moms with children ages 6 - 8 how you handle your evening schedules (snack time, play time, homework time, t.v. time, bath time, story time, bed...

Started by Jennifer on 08/19/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 08/19/2009 by Stephanie


Stepson dealing with "Abadonement" feelings

Need some advice on what to do with my 7 year old step son. He is ADHD and has been through quite a lot in the little time he has been on this earth. Both his parents were/are...

Started by Megan on 10/05/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 10/07/2009 by Megan


Step-kids i need advice bad

i have been with my hsband for 5 1/2 years, we've been married for2 1/2 year's. I always knew he had a son but, i've never met him.me an him have 3 kids together 3yrs. 19 months...


Seeing birthmom...

Hi Everyone, I adopted two boys through foster care. My 3 year old was born cocain positive at birth. Their mom was also a heavy drinker. She lost her parental rights in...


Trying to adopt

I don't want to bore everyone with 4 years of history but long story short...we took in two sisters 4 years ago they are related to a relative so it was a family placement. Mom...


gay daughter

Hi, I found out last year that my daughter who will be 20 years old is gay. She is currently in a relationship that seams to be very meaningful for her. I have come to terms...

Started by Lihop61 on 01/11/2010 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 01/12/2010 by Patricia


ask my fiancee for help

I dont know if anyone else has the same problem im having but it seems like since im a stay at home mom i should do everything for our daughter and all he has to do is go to...

Started by Jessica on 01/13/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/13/2010 by Rachel


Really what you do,

We have all seen it happpen at some point or another, I wanna know what would you have done, or if you would have just walked away acting as if nothing ever happen and not...


Reached the point of what feels like no return

Ok so my husband and I have been together for 6 years and he has 3 girls from a previous marriage that I have been helping raise since they were 3, 5, and 6. So that now makes...

Started by Jessica on 06/30/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 06/30/2010 by Jessica


i just found out...

I dont do play groups with tons of mommies involved because i find that some people believe that everything they do with their children is what everyone else should be doing as...