What should I do next ?

My 19 year old daughter told me she was smoking pot. Tryed to talk with her and it became a big mess and she left crying. What can I do next to help[ her so she will stop?

Started by Margaret on 12/16/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 12/16/2009 by Veronica


scared to go through with custody

I recently filed for joint custody with access because my daughters father wants to be around for her however there was much fighting and violence in the relationship up until I...

Started by Melanie on 05/30/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 06/04/2009 by Diane


My son is stressing me out. Help!

I have a 17 year old son who is ADD (who doesn't want to take his medicine). I have been with my husband for 6 years of those 6 years married 3. My parenting style is...

Started by DeVonna on 08/04/2009 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 09/05/2009 by Sandra


Am i in the right kind of group...

Hi all, i just want to get a feel of how you all perceive the idea of being a feministic mother. I know a lot of people think that when you say you are a feminist it must mean...


New step-mum, new to motherhood!

My partner has a 14 mth old baby boy, we've been living together for a year now. His baby and I bonded early and quite easily (I guess because of his young age) but it's just...


Need help weaning my 3 year old son

I've gotten to the point where I really need to my son Max. It has become physically painful. It hurts so much that when he latches on I flinch. I nursed my daughter Ava...

Started by Cynthia on 01/08/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/10/2011 by Dora


Help, Bed time blues.

My little boy wont go to bed awake, I have to feed him a bottle of milk and wait till he is asleep until I carry him to bed, some nights its not till 9pm. When he is in bed...


help us deal with our 3 year old

DS has always been a good kid..he was a handful as a 2 year old, but once he hit 2.5, he seemed to hit a good groove.. Now that he's 3, we're having a rough patch again. He...

Started by Stacey on 03/26/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/28/2012 by Mandie



I might sound a little selfish writing this, but here goes. My husband is a space hog. We live in a VERY small house--it's about 1500sqft--it is a re-purposed weekend home if...


To leave or not to leave?

Ok, so this is probably a no brainer but I tschoI just need validation from people who dont know me. I have A son who just turned 18 and graduated high school. He is a great...



ok well i have an issue with my daughters father when i first fell pregnant he told me he didn't want her and i was to have an abortion then broke up with me then 4 days later i...

Started by Vicky on 02/20/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 02/22/2010 by Vicky


Stay at home dad?

Hey ladies! Well, technically I'm not a working mom yet (I have an interview on Thursday; so cross your fingers!) so my hubby might end up being a stay at home dad. I'm just...

Started by Jocelyn on 02/09/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 02/13/2010 by Cori



I'm SOOOOOOOOOOOOO nurvouse to bf i heard it hurts like hell the first couple of weeks, and you can crack and bleed, i do have one daughter already shes gna be 5 but i didnt bf...

Started by Nicki on 01/20/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/29/2009 by Lacey


Going Back to Work

I'm getting ready to return to work in about 2 weeks but I'm not sure I'm ready. My 6 week old has not fully adjusted & I'm afraid that she will be a handful for her Provider....


what do u do!?

im 19 years old and i have a 2 year old. her dad left us last febuary and we have been on and off ever since. he said he needed time to get his head strait THEN GOT A NEW GIRL,...


Trying for a VBAC, please help!

This is my second baby and I am hoping for a VBAC. My doctor says she thinks I'm a good candidate (I did have a placenta previa but it has moved up). I haven't however had a...

Started by Erica on 06/25/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 06/28/2010 by Erica