Moving in with Grammy

My kids and I just recently moved in with my mother because of my divorce. We also had to move in because I will need the help when I have back surgery. Problem is, I work 50...


living with clubfeet

My little boy was born with bilateral clubfeet. He is 2 months old now and we have gone through 4 casts, the tenotomy surgery and now we are on his ponsetti shoes. I'm trying to...


Too strict? rebelling ??

i have a daughter who is nearly 4, she does her time on time out when mis behaving, but this feels like shes always on time out, when bedtime comes mis chief happens, shes...



Hi, my name is Melanie. My partner, Rhandi and I have been together for 6 years and we have 2 beautiful adopted children and 3 amazing foster children. I am a stay at home mom...

Started by Melanie on 03/07/2009 in Lesbian Moms

Last update on 03/12/2009 by Melanie


UGH Finals Suck

I just need to vent... So this week we have finals. I've been studying my fanny off. Last night I was studying for my Spanish exam, and my 9 yr. old son came into the living...

Started by Julia on 12/09/2008 in Moms In School

Last update on 05/14/2009 by Cidalia


sick baby? refusing to eat anything

My son has had a cold (or so I thought) for the past 3-4 days, runny nose, caughing, and mild fever yesterday. I figured it would pass, but he refused to eat all day long, not...


elder son

Please help me on how could i make my son eat the right foods..im sure most moms having the same problem like i do. he always eats spaghetti , biscuits and noodles only. He eats...


eatting trubles!

My daughter is 18 months old and for some reason isint really into food ... shell eat but only what she wants when she wants ... usually its only soup and rice..i have to...

Started by Gloria on 03/27/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 03/27/2009 by Monica


Stranger Anxiety...

Do any of your babies have stranger anxiety? My son's doctor mentioed at his 6 month check-up that it seemed that he had a bit of stranger anxiety because he started...



Today I'm going back to work for the first time since I lost my son. On July 16 Jaxon was stillborn. I have had a very difficult time dealing with his loss. I don't blame myself...


Possible Melanoma??

I used to get severe sun burns/sun poisoning when I was younger (lasting for weeks, and a few times a couple months or more), no matter how much sunscreen I would put on and no...


Potty Training! UGH!!

My daughter Isabel is going to be 3 May 31st, and after my son was born a year ago she lost all interest in using the potty. I have tried everything. We made a potty basket...

Started by Emily on 01/31/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/31/2010 by Jessica


How can we make this easier on our children

I just want to ask a general question.. how can we make co-parenting easier on our children? I'd just like to hear about the positive things you do to make life easy for your...

Started by Amber on 03/04/2010 in Split Families

Last update on 03/05/2010 by Amber


Big boy/girl bed?

I am going to be transitioning my son to a big boy bed within the next couple weeks. Has anyone else done this yet? does anyone have suggestions to make it easier? He sleeps in...


What to expect when she is born??

Due August 2 and kinda nervous this is my first. Yes nervous about labor but also nervous what are they gonna do to my baby?? Everything is normal and i Know that there are...

Started by Kristian on 06/13/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 06/13/2010 by Jane


18 mth old that screams constantly!!

i have a 18mth old boy who has until the last week or so slept right through and suddenly he is up screaming half the night (usually bout 8:30-12pm) i have tried everything...

Started by Mandy on 03/29/2011 in Toddlers

Last update on 04/06/2011 by Elizabeth