How to deal with a deadbeat mom

I am newly married and have 3 stepkids. Its a long, drawn out story but basically they had been living with me and my fiancé while their mom was court ordered to go to rehab,...

Started by Ciara on 12/22/2012 in Step Parenting

Last update on 01/10/2015 by Sarah


How to deal?!

Hey ladies, I'm new to the website and am horrible with blogs etc! Anyways I'm posting on here today because I've found myself in a situation that is starting to make me...


My 22 yr old spoiled princess

I am the single parent of a 22 yr old spoiled princess. Im not sure which bad decision of mine lead to her being such a lost angel but can i reverse the damage that ive done?...


help. need to talk about my adhd son

My son is 10 yrs old and on intuniv for adhd for about 3 months now. He has lived with his dad and step-mom for 7 years now due to me going to prison for five years. I've been...

Started by Ginger on 04/26/2013 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/19/2013 by Ginger


Hi. my name is Rachael

Hi, My name is Rachael MacSwain. I am a 28 year old mother of one. I live in Montague ,PEI. I was diagnosed with Narcolepsy when I was 17. I had the symptoms for probably 6...


Stop Breathing Episodes

my 4 month old stops breathing at times for no known reason he has reflux and was hospitalised at 4 weeks for testing but the brain scan was clear for syndromal/ or seizure type...


Stillbirth? And how did you deal with it?

When I was 20 I got pregnant and the pregnancy ended at 33 weeks in a stillbirth. We had already had a name for our daughter and her room was set up. We were ready to have a...

Started by April on 02/27/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/11/2010 by Stephanie


Postpartum Depression support/stories, please?

My daughter is almost 2 months old. I was depressed through out my pregnancy. If I had known then, what I know now, I would of said something to my OB/GYN about it. I didn't...

Started by Brandi on 01/21/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 09/24/2013 by Erinna


Dealing with boyfriend already having a child?

Okay, so let me start this off with saying i'm quite young. I just turned 20 years old, and have absolutely no experience with children. Because i'm very wrapped up in my...

Started by Moriah on 01/17/2013 in Single Moms

Last update on 02/22/2013 by Elizabeth


Worried about what others say

Hi I'm 19 and my boyfriend is 20 and we have both decided we want to start a family. We have been together for 4 years and truly love each other. We have been through so much in...


Aussie with narcolepsy

Hi, my name is Sandra from Canberra, Australia. Our 7 year old daughter was diagnosed with narcolepsy in June 2008. It has been a non-stop merry-go-round ride. She has...


Adoption Stories!

I would, and I am sure everyone else would love to hear your experiences with adoption. Please post them here in this thread for everyone to read! I will start out with my own!...

Started by Amanda on 03/31/2009 in Adoptive Mom

Last update on 09/01/2010 by Crystal


Changes in my 7 Year Old Son?

I want to start this post by sharing a dream I had two nights ago. A nightmare as such. My husband had to wake me as I was screaming and crying. I dreamed that I was standing...

Started by Shaahida on 08/30/2012 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 09/05/2012 by Nicola