I went from a full-time nurse to part-time nurse and full-time mom. This is my first baby at age 32. For as long as I remember I have worked a full-time job or have been in...


From teens to adults...trial & error.

It is a known fact that no matter how hard we try to raise our kids the right way,there is always other hurdles to overcome!Unfortunately in nowaday we all have to face the...

Started by Marcelle on 02/13/2009 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 02/17/2009 by Marcelle


Homework drama

My first grader has homework every Monday - Thursday night. It's 1 spelling exercise, 1 sheet of math review, and 1 book to read. I make her do her homework every night as...

Started by Nicky on 02/26/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/31/2014 by Zoe


My 22 mth old son still not talking :(

Hi all, I have 3 beautiful children that have all grown and developed at the "normal" stages until my youngest Noah (22mths)... who has started to make me abit worried. He is...

Started by Taryn on 03/05/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/05/2009 by Cherie


babies born early

hi my daughter is elle she was born two months prem by emergency ceserian section due to my serviere pre eclampsia.she weighed in at 3lb which was alot heavier then what we was...


Need advice on my 3 y.o. please.....

He can be the sweetest child but at other times he is a real handful. He will get himself into situations that scare me. He will actually scale the cupboards, stand on the...

Started by D on 03/22/2009 in Muslim Moms

Last update on 02/28/2010 by Aicha


Turned 16 yr old Son into Authorities

Hello Moms, this is my first post and would like to share my story about my 16 yr old son.....where do i start, umm, well he's been failing school, selling and using marijuana,...

Started by Susan on 03/24/2009 in Moms Of Drug Users

Last update on 11/10/2010 by Veridiana


hi im emma

i have 1 2 and a half year old daughter and did have a baby boi in august 2008 but sadly he died of a heart defect called hypo plastic left heart syndrome i would do anything to...


Postpartum Depression

I was wondering if it was common for Mom's of preterm babies to have postpartum depression? I feel as if you have not had a baby that was born early that you can not understand...


How to know if your ready for a second child

I have a 14 month old daughter and since she was only months old I wondered what it would be like with asecond child. I am always trying to list to myself and my husband the...

Started by Catherine on 04/13/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 04/14/2009 by Emily


Eating habits of a preemie...help!

My daughter was born at 24 wks and weighed 1 lb. 2 oz. She has been at home now for almost one year. She weighed 15 lbs. 10 oz. yesterday at the doctor's visit. The doctor...

Started by Calista on 04/16/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 04/19/2009 by Mayra


I'm a human pacifer

My daughter doesn't want anything to do with anything artificial, so she uses me and my breast. I know it's my fault, I give in to her every time she's upset. Now she needs me...

Started by CoreyAnn on 04/18/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/22/2009 by Emily


This is an odd question....

My daughter, Lily, is 8 months old (as of yesterday), and I am having serious anxiety about her getting "big." I know that sounds ridiculous, but I just can't stand the thought...

Started by Vanessa on 04/23/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 04/24/2009 by Erinn