Anyone thinking of having a baby at 43

Hi I am contiplating having a baby with my new husband who i have been with for 5 years (married for 2) I have an 18 year old daughter and a 16 year old son. I know my husband...

Started by Anita on 07/26/2012 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 10/19/2012 by Robin


8 y.o. daughter that has changed overnight!

My daughter has always been very well behaved, always used manners and listened and followed rules. Not to say she did have the occational temper tantrum, but for the most part...

Started by Jennifer on 06/25/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/02/2009 by Melanie



Do you discipline your step kids? If so, how much? What are the boundaries?

Started by Melissa on 06/28/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 07/01/2009 by Kim


sudden infant deaths

my 16 year old daughter lost her son on the 25th august 2010, he was 1 day off turning 2 months old, i listen to a song that he use to go to sleep with and look at all his pic...


Straight but not narrow

Hi I'm new here, and though straight and married to a wonderful man I'm proud to say the state I live in has passed a law to make gay marriage legal beginning in September! I...


crying to sleep

my son is two weeks old and sometimes he wont settle to go to sleep is letting him cry to sleep the wrong thing to do being so young he is fed, clean nappy and no wind just...

Started by Kim on 06/15/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 06/15/2010 by Stephanie


need some advice....am i taking it too far??

this is in relation to another thread,"just need to get this off my chest", (that one i was venting) this is something i would like to hear your views on as im abit confused...

Started by Chrissy on 06/23/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/24/2011 by Tasha


missing out on my teenage years

im 19 years old and my daughter is 7 months. her father is 21 &+ has no part in her life since she was a week old. i feel like im missing out on everything [parties;;...


having a hard time leaving my baby

Every morning it takes me a very long time to be able to leave the house as I feel scared and guilty going to work and leaving my 4 month old. Will he understand or does he miss...

Started by Kamonya on 09/15/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/18/2009 by Karen



My child's friend goes to the same day care. When the male gardeners cut the grass or if there are loud noises, this child is petrified!!! He jumps in any adult's arms that is...

Started by Cathy on 08/05/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 08/06/2011 by Cathy


My ex trying to get custody

My ex is threatening sole custody because he does not like my husband. My son is 9 a straight A student and plays multiple sports. My current husband went through a bought of...


How do i handle this

so this isnt a parenting issue i guess u could call it an ex wife issue... i recently married a man with a wonder ful little boy i have NO problems at all with my new stepper...

Started by Katie on 01/01/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/02/2010 by Sheila


10 year old girl ready for college

How do we mediate between them being socially only 10 but accademically 16+? I knew my daughter was different from the beginning, and it has always been extremely obvious,...