Selective Perfectionism

Why is it that my gifted kids have to be so perfect for their teachers, coaches, dance instructors, etc., but they love to share all their flaws with my husband and me? How can...


The Nanny Diaries...

On a hot afternoon in New York City, my friend Miriam was sitting at a grassy public venue, watching her child play alongside other kids in the care of various moms and...


Dreading the day I have to deal with my ex !!

Me and my ex had been together for 2 years and alot had had happened before I got pregnant . The problems were always onesided meaning comeing from him he could never just be a...

Started by Amanda on 06/04/2009 in Want To Vent?

Last update on 06/30/2014 by Vera


Terrible Threes?

So here's the deal, ladies. This is similar to another post, but different, so I decided to post it seperately. My daughter, Maddy, was an angel until about age 2. She...

Started by Kathleen on 04/11/2009 in March 2006 Babies

Last update on 07/29/2009 by Lindsey


special diet for breastfeeding?

i was wondering if there is any special diet i should follow while breasfeeding? (ex: caffeine, alcohol, spicy foods) should i avoid these or is there any advice anyone can...

Started by Jennifer on 10/11/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/12/2009 by Jennifer


can't get 3 month old off for nap!!?

Hi, I have a 3month old daughter who is breastfed and i really struggle to tell the difference between tired and hungry i thought i'd be able to tell the signs by now but I keep...

Started by Jessica on 11/09/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/10/2009 by Lydia


Nap Time

Ok so my daughter is 8 months and of course sleeps better during her nap when im next to her but it seems lately every attempt putting her in her crib she wakes right back up....

Started by Ashley on 11/18/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 12/04/2009 by Melissa


SEVEN - Proverbs 6

Thanks for waiting, sorry this wasn't up this morning, as mentioned in update. But wanted to make sure to pray over it to encourage and bless you for HIs glory. At any rate,...


Can't figure out why I went back to work!

I hate my job!! I work full time at a factory, with a bunch off assholes! I just had a kid, Im not back into my old clothes, I know I packed on a few pregnancy pounds, but shit...

Started by Michelle on 06/26/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 07/11/2010 by Angela


2 families 1 house

I need advice on what is the proper way to handle the fact that its me, my husband 5yr old daughter and 2 month old son living with my husbands parents. due to the economy we...

Started by Tracey on 09/13/2010 in Want To Vent?

Last update on 10/04/2010 by Tisha


First Pregnancy

Hi everyone. Im 19 weeks and I was wondering if it was possible to figure out the exact day I have gotten pregnant in April. Please help! !


Am I Out of My Mind???

So I have just left my daughter's abusive alcoholic father and I have this other ex that was before him with whom I owned a home that wants me to move in with him for free. I...