self harming

can anyone please tell me how to deal with a 13 year old step daughter that self harms when she is being disciplined and cant get her own way. Her punishment is being sent to...


My child anti-social ?!?

My daughter is 15 months old and she is a funny, happy girl! I joined a Kindermusik class, thinking it would be so much fun for her since she likes music and other little kids....


Help! Can't stand my child's BFF!

This is mostly a mom problem with a little bit of a step-mom problem thrown in. My SD is 9 and in school with an awful little girl who she calls her best friend. I'll call...

Started by Melinda on 05/15/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 05/17/2010 by Melinda



Hello Circle of Moms! How is everyone today? Well, Its been a sad sad weekend for me, & my boyfriend. I found out I was preganant on 8/14 (Fri). Went to the doct. to have an...



has anyone found anything natural that helps with ADHD.... my oldest is so hyper I can not get his attention to save my life!!! I have to raise my voice to levels I don't like...


How would you handle this?

My daughter (soon to be 5 yrs old) recently had to switch schools due to excessive bullying in her old school. She made friends with a little girl - we'll call her Alice....


Help! my baby will not take a bottle.

My son is 3 1/2 months old and exclusively breastfed. I did not offer him a bottle or pacifier because I didn't want him to have nipple confusion and was unsure when he would...



Kids all day during work, then kids all night at home, sigh.


Constant Sibling Rivalry

I have a 14 yr old son, twin 11 yr old girls and a 17 mo baby girl. The three older sibings fight over anything and quite honestly everything! I dont know how to handle it...


When to start?

When should I start trying to potty train my son? He is 16 months old. He tells us whenever he needs his diaper changed. If he wets his diaper and can get to it, he'll take...

Started by Crystal on 09/17/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 09/18/2009 by Talena


Treating ODD??

My 9 year old son in taking Vyvanse for his ADD symptoms and is doing really well, however he also has been diagnosed with ODD (oppositional defiance disorder) . He isn't an...


Pets and Children...your views! :)

I'm 24 with 4 children ages 7,4,3 and 2. I am not with my childrens fathers anymore and while I was with my 2 oldest childrens father his mother had 4 dogs inside and numerous...


The Naughty Chair or "Time Out Chair"

Okay, so with my daughter. I LOVE watching the "Supernanny" on tv. (After my daughter is in bed). So, I have learned a lot and even though my daughter is 2, she is just...

Started by Tammy on 11/08/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/10/2012 by Samantha


tics and stimulant medication

hi everyone. my son was diagnosed last october with tourettes and adhd at the same time. he was put onto concerta straight away. his tics were quite bad but it was only during...



My 5 year old daughter always seems to be scared. She won't go to the bathroom unless someone is standing outside the door. She has peed her pants at Kindergarten. This happened...

Started by Jamie on 02/23/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/29/2012 by Jenny_D


Looking for Mommy Friends

Hello Everyone, I'm a first time Mommy and live in Spruce Grove, AB but I'm the only one in my group of friends that has a child and it's kind of hard for my friends to...


2 and 5 year old out of control!

hello, I was just wondering if anyone has any suggestions to help me with my 2 year old son and my 5 year old daughter my husband works a lot and I stay home with the kids I am...

Started by Devon on 07/06/2014 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 07/07/2014 by Breanne