i need some advice

i have a step brother that was diagnosed with adhd and also aspergers.... One doctor says both the next says just adhd. He is 20 years old now and my parents are at a stand...


Only child syndrome or just stupidity?

Question for anyone who is an only child. Do you ever have feelings of loneliness? I often wish I had a sister who understood me and who I could talk to. My husband has two...


Is it time to butt out or In

My son is doing his second tour. Before he left I went to NC to say bye, his gf was there and at the time we got along great. My son thought she may be expecting so I ask her to...


Getting it done.

How do you guys get everything done? House work, diner, homework, playtime, bath time, reading time? I absolutely love being a mom;however, I also feel like I should have a...

Started by Barbara on 11/18/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/18/2008 by Diane


Toddlers sure are fiesty!

I am Mary but most call me by my nickname Annie. I have a little boy Named Jasper. He just turned 17 months. He has got the tantrum thing down already. But he is such a sweet...


Tinker AFB

Hey there, well we're based over in England until May 24th but then we're off to good ol' Oklahoma City. Im an English woman and have just had my first baby a little girl Eloise...


Foster kids

I need help. I have 6 foster kids ages 7,8,9,13,14,15. All boys except the 14 year old. They do not want to follow rules. They ignore me and my husband when we tell them to do...


Attitude issues

My 8 year old son is starting to REALLY test my patience. I am opinionated so I expected it to come at some point, but 8??? Over the past weekend he flat out ignored me...

Started by Kimberley on 02/23/2009 in Kids Over 10

Last update on 03/04/2009 by Joy


First Time Mom

HI there - my baby is due in 5 weeks - and being a first time mom - it's both very exciting yet scary . Am I prepared ?, Will I be a good mommy? , is she going to be healthy...

Started by Peggy on 02/24/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 02/25/2009 by Jen


How to get my daughter to sleep in her own bed

my daughter just turned 4 on the 23rd and she still will not sleep in her own bed she started getting in bed with me after my mom passed away in 07 before that she had no...

Started by TIffany on 02/28/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 03/02/2009 by Kimberly


Blood in stool

My son is almost six weeks, and was diagnosed with reflux. He will not sleep flat on his back at all, and today he had blood in his stool. The ped. thinks this is either an...

Started by Kirsten on 03/10/2009 in January 2009 Babies

Last update on 03/19/2009 by Danielle


What do you do with an

My daughter is 27 months and wants to do everything herself. It's good to be independent but sometimes it could be dangerous for her. If she doesn't get to do it herself she...



My 9 month old was on a great nap schedule..she would nap in the morning from 10:30 to 12:15 and then would take her afternoon from about 3:30 to 5:15. This past week, she has...

Started by Whitney on 05/14/2009 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 05/16/2009 by Whitney


Encouraging Tummy Time

Hey gang, Any ideas of encouraging tummy time? Grissom (who just turned 3 months) hates it. He screams bloody murder just about every time you turn him on his tummy. I've...

Started by Kristin on 07/06/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 07/07/2009 by Lorraine


My Daughter Broke her Arm

Just the short if it-> my daughter broke her arm (well, a kid from the other team broke it) last night at soccer. She's out for the rest of the summer and part of the fall...

Started by Maryann on 08/01/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 08/04/2009 by LeAnne