SO in hospital, i didn't find out for 5 hours

My significant other and I have been together for almost 6 years. We have a 2 year old together. Our son and I are currently on vacation roughly 1,000 miles from our home. 3...

Started by Amanda on 02/20/2016 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/22/2016 by Evelyn


How do I become the 'strict parent'?

Due to circumstances beyond our control my husband and I are currently seperated. Our children spend time with him every week but they live with me full time. The way it usually...

Started by Sarah on 01/12/2013 in Christian Moms

Last update on 02/13/2013 by Carla


8 Month old in a "big boy bed"??????

I need help, My 8 month old son will not go to bed till around 11:30 12:00 SOMETIMES 1AM. Ever since i let my cousin watch him he has been going to bed at these hours... (she...


what should i do?

for the past week and a half or less, my 2 year, 8 month old son has stopped listening to us when we ask him to do something. i understand he is only almost 3 but he's never...

Started by Sandra on 09/23/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/23/2009 by Amanda


Not so "home for the holidays" -

My SO just started truck driving and although things are going well he will not be home for Thanksgiving or Christmas. We have a little boy who just turned three and I was...


need 2get out the house

i am a mother 2 3 adorable children 2 of them go to school and one is 2 and a half and she is very clingy but i really want a job she did used to go to nursey for 1 day a week...

Started by Stacey on 12/08/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 12/08/2009 by Eileen


Good Eating Habits!

Am I the only one that has a 3 year old that will sit and eat a salad! I love it! I have totaly changed my eating habits and lost a lot of weight over the last 2 years, and I am...

Started by Sarah on 01/09/2010 in Children Of 2006

Last update on 01/21/2010 by Gabrielle


Homemade Baby Carrier

Have you made yourself a baby sling from material? I have been looking up on YouTube for how to instructions. Most slings are not big encough for me; therefore, I have to make...

Started by SarahJane on 03/28/2010 in August 2009 Babies

Last update on 03/28/2010 by SarahJane


Need Name Suggestions for a girl

We are being considered as adoptive parents for an 8 yo girl. We are not fond of her current name AND we have someone with that name already. There are many people who do not...


High school student

Hi: I'm writing on behalf of a high school 10th grade student who is currently in a charter school. The placement is inappropriate for her in that she's not receiving academic...


Family conflict with pregnancy!

Im 26 years old just starting to work at a stable hospital as a nurse. My boyfriend and I found out that I was pregnant and at 7 weeks going into 8 recently, and we figured...


15 and pregnant

15 yr old daughter 3 months pregnant by 16 yr old boy. I let the boy move in because his grandparents kicked him out. Trying to teach a little responsibility I told them that...


38 weeks pregnant and confused on what to do

ok so I will be 38 weeks this Thursday this is my first pregnancy and it hasnt been easy. First with my babys father breaking up with me, even though we havent known each other...

Started by User on 05/07/2012 in Single Moms

Last update on 05/07/2012 by Beth


step parent advice

I am a step mother to my partners son who resides with us full time . My partner works afternoon shift so i care for his son after school as I would my own children ....

Started by Jo on 03/30/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 03/30/2009 by Leigh