Way behind grade level

Hi, I'm new to COM and I'm also new at being a stepmom. I have 3 adorable stepkids and I have been a full time stepmom for only 1.5 year. While all is going very well for most...

Started by Bugula on 08/21/2013 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 08/23/2013 by Enna


My 3 yr old wont potty

My 3 yr old boy now wont even sit on the potty. We started off with a potty seat that just sits on the floor but he is a big 3 yr old (36 lbs) and the potty seat was too small...


Any OSI wife's out there?

I'm a air force OSI wife with four kids. He is currently gone for work right now and I'm having a tough time. We just pcsd to a new base not to long ago. How do you go about...


Are you getting enough "ME" time?

I am doing research for a workshop called Mommy Time-Out and would like some feedback from the moms out there. I am planning on having it once a month where Moms get together...

Started by Shazia on 06/18/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/20/2009 by Helen


Nursing Bras

I am very busty and I have yet to find a good supportive nursing bra. I look horrible in the ones I have purchased so I refuse to go out in public in them. That means that I...


Is it about jealousy, money..... what??????

For those that don't know, I'm a SM to a 13 year old. My SS lives with my husband and I, only seeing his mother every other weekend. I really CAN'T figure out BMs motivation...

Started by Sherri on 03/17/2011 in Step Moms

Last update on 03/25/2011 by Sherri


Teen Behaviors

My teen daughter takes things of ours and hides them. Its usually important to us but not to her.Usually things that will really mess your whole day up make you late but you...


Step-son constantly wetting the bed.

i have an 8yr old stepson who constantly wets the bed whenever he comes over. a problem his moher says he has at home as well. I've read up and done some research into the...

Started by Natasha on 03/29/2011 in Step Moms

Last update on 04/19/2011 by Hollie


Early Childhood Trauma

I've been reading Deborah Gray's latest book "Nurturing Adoptions: Creating Resilience after Neglect and Trauma" and it is quite startling. It talks about the potentially...


Feeling Neglected by Husband

Iv'e been feeling very neglected and unhappy with my husband for the past year. He never wants to spend time with me or do anything outside of our home with me or our two kids....


potty training

hiya my son his 2yrs 10mths still potty training, the problem is, he doesn't wee on himself but find it hard to do no.2 in his potty or toilet. i have just bought yet another...

Started by User on 03/08/2009 in May 2006 Babies

Last update on 04/25/2009 by Virginia


My daughter respects everyone except me. Why?

I have a almost two yr old, and she pays attention to everyone except me. I leave her at daycares with my family or her stepdad and she behaves like an angel. As soon as I get...

Started by Tabby on 09/03/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/10/2009 by Haley


Favorite Toys

My son, Roosevelts favorite toy right now is a vacuum cleaner. I brought home one last night a friend gave to me and he didn't take his coat off or eat dinner. And than woke up...

Started by Eboni on 02/19/2010 in March 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/24/2010 by Cathy


Two girls?

Hello, I just had my ultrasound and I found out that I am having a girl! I already have a two year old daughter, and was wondering other moms experiances in raising two children...

Started by Jen on 02/27/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 03/01/2010 by Stacie



I just wanted to introduce myself. I'm 21 and pregnant with my third child. My 1st does not live with me, and hasn't since she was a little over two months. It's a long...