Does the loneliness ever go away?

I know this is going to sound very whiny and pity party of one and for that I apologize. Most days I feel ok with the fact I can't get out to playdates etc. unless someone is...


How do I teach my 8 month old not smack etc.

my little girl smacks my face, chest, anywhere, she grabs my skin, and pulls. scratches me. etc. She doesnt seem to do it to be "abusive", and its not as though shes angry or...

Started by Mellody on 09/22/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 09/22/2009 by Jessica


3yr old talking

My 3yr old isnt quite as fast as other children his age when it comes to talking. I know we all have different ideas on how well they should be doing but what signs should i...



Do you think that your family faces more challenges as an interracial family? Do you think life would be easier in some way if you were in a single race family? Why?! I've...


Tubes in the ears

My son goes on the 23rd to have tubes put in his ears. he has been battling an ear infection for over a month now. I took him to the ENT today and they did a hearing test and he...


Step-Son flying home from England

My step son is 12 almost 13 and will be flying home to us in about a week he was living with his mother in England and this will be his first time meeting me in person and on...

Started by Erica on 11/27/2012 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 11/29/2012 by Carrie


Has anyone dealt with bullying??

My daughter is being bullied at school. She is only 8 years old but is saying to me she feels like giving up. If she was an adult i would say she is depressed, she is normally...


Help... they have all started school!

I am really getting worried. My youngest will be starting school next year. I am feeling lost. I have been involved in MOPS (a group for mother's of preschoolers). I am...

Started by Marjorie "Lee" on 02/07/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 02/08/2009 by Angie



Whats too extreme when it comes to proving your point to a teenager? My 15yr has been stealing from family, friends and I just opened my eyes to see I was not excluded. I talked...

Started by ROBERTA on 11/21/2010 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 11/30/2010 by Ramona