Your best birth stories

When I was pregnant with my son I hear a multitude of horror stories, had I not known about a dozen women with multiple normal births I would have been terrified. Thank...


Children In The Middle

Throught this message board, I keep reading the same complaint over and over again. 'Problems between Bio Mom and StepMom (or Girlfriend)'. It saddens me to see so much...

Started by Dawn on 01/21/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 02/13/2009 by Debbie


cosleeping with a side-sleeper?

Hi, My baby refuses to sleep without me so Im giving in to the the attachment style parenting. She has been sleeping in my bed for a long time. From day one she screemed her...

Started by Alisha on 02/02/2010 in July 2009

Last update on 02/03/2010 by Robyn


Touching Themselves

My 7 yr old son is obsessed with "touching" himself and I have no idea what to do to get him to stop. My husband says it isn't a big deal, all males do it. My sons teacher is...


How do you adjust to being a SAHM?

About a year ago I was given the opportunity to become a SAHM, which I absolutely LOVE, but I STILL have not found my routine. I have volunteered from the age of 12 after...

Started by Leslie on 06/07/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/07/2011 by Tasha



Hi yall, I'm a 26 yr old step mom from Texas. I've been a step-mom for 9 years now, to 2 girls. I love them like they are my own, but as all of yall I'm sure know, that...

Started by Nikki on 01/29/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 12/31/2009 by Donna


Help Me Please......

What do you do when the bio-father of your child has been MIA for years and all of a sudden show up with the "I miss my child" syndrome?


night and nursing

My son is 8 months old and is still not sleeping thru the nite. I've tried adding a multiple/ extra calcium for me, feeding him oatmeal later towards bed. I'm wondering if he...

Started by Amy on 12/08/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 12/20/2009 by Jennifer


Why do I worry ...

So I must start by saying I still suffer from some postpartum depression with spells once in a while. I often worry about silly things ... my newest "thing" is that when...

Started by Nikki on 11/23/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 11/23/2010 by Nikki


Single Mom dating a single Dad-Help!!

I'm a young mother to an amazing little girl, turning 4 next month. I've been dating a young father with a sweet 2 year old little girl. We have been dating for over 4 months....

Started by Leigh on 03/13/2013 in Single Moms

Last update on 10/02/2015 by Lamy



I am a working mom, I have a 19 month old son, I have been a practicing RN for 1 year now. I am just not established in my career yet, not in the department I want to be, just...

Started by Sarah on 04/25/2011 in Working Moms

Last update on 04/26/2011 by Veronique