August birthday and kindergarten

My daughter was born in August. She is of age where she could attend kindergarten this coming fall being the youngest. She is in the lower percentile in height and weight but...


How do I keep my child stimulated?

My daughter is very active and very clever. She picks things up straight away. But I am very very pregnant with baby no.2 and finding it harder to run around after her to play...


Death of a child

Our 17 year old died in a near fatal car accident about 16 months ago. Then we moved 3 months after that and left our 16 year old behind to finish off high school. This has...


getting my 5 yr old to bed.

i started job training about 2-3 weeks ago. hours are about noon to 3:30 m-f. So i spend time with my boys in the morning and when i get home at about 4:30. I still do as much...

Started by Debra on 03/23/2009 in Raising Boys!!

Last update on 05/07/2009 by Shelly


HELP! my son is mummy-fied

My son is 10 weeks old and im a single parent and am currently living with my own parents. i had a lot of help in the first 2/3 weeks of having my son from my mum but when she...


Prayer request....God will make a way and provide

My oldest daughter Amanda is 19 years old. She has been such a blessing. God truly set her apart. She was always very quiet, kinda unsure of herself, the kind of child that...

Started by Adriana on 05/18/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 05/21/2009 by Boluwatife


I am currently pregnant with my second child

I am currently pregnant with my second child and it is very scary for me as I am a student and I am afraid of what my mother will think when she finds out that iam, do you...

Started by Latoya on 03/30/2010 in Student Moms

Last update on 08/09/2010 by Crystal


help 13 old daughter over weight

she doesn't care what she looks like she eats all the time is over 200 lbs.. lies all the time and now started stealing. trying to break up family.. and tips sometimes i want to...

Started by Brenda on 07/22/2012 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 07/31/2012 by Anna


Potty training advice for a 2 year old

My son will be 2 1/2 in september and i've tried to potty train him. I have taken him to the bathroom with me and all he does is play will the potty. He tells me when he has to...

Started by Bryttny on 07/22/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 07/30/2010 by Niki


Potty Training a boy!?!

My son is now almost 16 months. He is showing he understands (at least somewhat) about using the potty, He takes his diaper off by himself when he pee's and if I ask him if he...

Started by Kurstin on 03/10/2011 in Moms Of BOYS

Last update on 03/18/2011 by Jody



I have a defiant 14 yr old now. She was such a sweet girl, good in school, obedient etc. Since 8th grade she has been going down the hill when a school friend called her a...

Started by Yaz on 11/27/2011 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 11/30/2011 by Jennifer


trying 2 get my baby on2 the bottle!! :)

hey there, i have been having trouble getting my little darling 2 except the bottle, even with the expressed milk she just wont take it. i dont think she likes the feel of...


My ex husband hardly ever sees them!

My ex husband who I was with 7 years has pretty much disappeared since he remarried. He met her 5 months after we seperated, not divorced yet, and got remarried when he was on...


Backyard composter

Does anyone have experience with using a backyard composter? I have a tumbler and have been just throwing kitchen scraps in with leaves and yard clippings. It seems to be...

Started by Maia on 02/01/2009 in Green Moms

Last update on 02/03/2009 by Paige


Hello all, I'm new

Hi, I'm just trying to reach out and connect with other moms. I also write for Examiner, and all month in June, I'm giving away some really cool stuff. I've already given away...

Started by Sunshine on 06/03/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/04/2010 by Karen