Going Back to Work

Hello, I am having some real emotion issues with returning to work. In Canada we are fortunate enought to have a year of maternity leave when our child is born. But I cant...

Started by Melissa on 08/19/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 04/11/2010 by Jennifer


my 2 sons

my oldest son xavier, is 2 and a half years old. he is still not talking, starting to only do a few sign language, does not understand most things you say, he is going to speech...


my little angel

i am a mother of a son who has down syndrome and kleinfelters syndrome,and was wondering if there are any other parents out there.


11 yr old Aspie

Hi everyone. My son Adam is 11 and was diagnosed at age 7 with Asperger's. Here is our story.... When my son started therapy he was about 5. He presents as non-specific mood...


Need some ideas

So I will admit it, I am a spanker. I only use it (usually) as a last resort, but I really would like to stop my behavior. My son, Wyatt, will be 3 in October. He has been in...


Single mom with her boyfriend in jail

I've only just turned 20 and my son is about to turn 1, but a lot has happened within the last 2 years. Just a short summary, I got pregnant right after I got out of high...


New to the site - I am a step-mom

Hello! My name is Allision and I am 28 years old. I live in Ohio and have 3 step-children. My husband and I also have a 4 year old daughter together. I have been a step-mom...

Started by Allision on 07/01/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 10/21/2009 by Allision


Advice needed

I have a question, and I must admit it is kind of embarrassing. I used to have such an amazing social life when I was single. I had tons of friends, and would always go out and...

Started by Lindsay on 01/08/2012 in Christian Moms

Last update on 01/12/2012 by Carla


breast feeding

Does anyone else feel this way? When my daughter was born I nursed her because I felt like I had to. I really didn't like it. It gave me a lot of anxiety. "Is she getting...

Started by Sarah on 03/04/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/05/2011 by Carolyn


Dealing with skipping grades

Hello, I am new here, and I'm sure my son doesn't really qualify as "highly gifted" but I thought you ladies would have some experience with this and be able to offer some...


Want to Share Your Story?...Here

Epilepsy is a disorder that has been around for hundreds of years but has also been extremely misunderstood. For many years people looked upon those who had seizures as if they...


Unique Clothes

Where in KC can I find some unique baby clothes. I live up north and loved the stuff they had at Marshmellow Kisses at Zona Rosa, but they closed. Any hidden jems that I don't...

Started by Erin on 02/12/2009 in Kansas City Moms

Last update on 07/28/2010 by Byra


sick kids

my 8 month old has had a fever of 102 for two days now and i can't get it to break, any ideas. I've tryed advil/tylenal and luke warm baths


Weighted blanket at night

Hi, I am thinking of ordering my 7-year old son a bed-sized weighted blanket to see if it helps with his poor sleep. Had anyone tried this? Any success or horror stories?...