Finding work after staying at home

I would love to start working again but I've been home for the last 7 years and it seems that gap makes prospective employers less likely to hire me. Any suggestions? Thanks,...


How do I convince her to get the paternity test?

My husband and I have been in a constant struggle to see his daughter from a previous relationship. His daughters mom refuses to let us see her and he's a great dad. We think...

Started by Barbara on 06/03/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 06/04/2009 by Kathi


Car Seat Recommendations?

My 7 mo. old son has outgrown his Graco infant car seat/carrier so I am looking to purchase a convertible car seat. Our budget is $150 or less. I've researched and found two...


Appropriate Clothing for school

My beautiful step-daughter is very shy and adorable, but her idea of cute clothing for school (she is in middle college, where she attends high school and college at the same...

Started by Sally on 09/01/2009 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 09/06/2009 by Donna


she will NOT take a bottle...what to do?

My daughter is 100% breast feed and will not take a bottle and i have tried so many different ones but she knows its not me and she doesnt want it. It makes it hard when we have...

Started by Caitlin on 12/05/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/09/2009 by User


When to switch to front facing car seat?

Ok, my I know that the recommendations for switching to front facing are 29inches tall, 20 lbs, and a year old. My daughter is almost 10 months old, 29 1/2 inches long and...

Started by Jessica on 09/07/2010 in Christian Moms

Last update on 03/09/2011 by Crystal


the GUILT!!!

So, many of you know that my hubby and I are getting our family ready to move to Australia (from California). We're very excited and so are the kids :) My issue is my parents....


My fear as a non-custodial mom

So here I am sitting at my computer and it is a beautiful Sunday :) My fear is that I will have every thing in place for the upcoming visit of my two beautiful daughters in...

Started by Melissa on 02/03/2013 in Non-Custodial Moms

Last update on 08/17/2014 by Catrina


What to do with a three month old?

I love my baby boy so very much and am fortunate to get to stay at home with him. We go for lots of walks, I sing up him, but find myself getting really bored and exhausted...

Started by Lisa on 08/17/2013 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 08/30/2013 by Lisa


How do you decide?

My husband and I are trying to update our will, so that if anything happens to us our wishes are met as far as our daughter goes. How do you decide who to leave your children...


Cloth Diapers

I am eleven weeks pregnant and I have decided that I am going with cloth diapers this time. I don't need advice on the pros and cons I have researched all that and made my...


Traveling With Baby

I will have to travel with my baby when she is only 2 months old. What is really essential gear to take with you? I want to be prepared but I don't want to take too much stuff....


Hurtful Words

So, this morning on the daily ride to school my 15 year old daughter told me she can't wait for me to drop dead so she won't have to deal with me any more! Oh, here's the...

Started by Darcey on 10/03/2011 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 10/22/2011 by Janine