coping with chronic disease

I know all too well the stress a parent's chronic illness can put on a child. My mom was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when she was 18 (long before I came) I was taught early...

Started by Jennifer on 12/09/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 12/09/2010 by Alicia


Trouble writing?

My son just turned 5 yrs old in January, and we had the teacher parent conference........ He's pretty good at most things in pre-k, but she said he has problems with his...

Started by Sharon on 01/29/2011 in Children Of 2006

Last update on 04/03/2011 by Juleen



I have a little boy whose almost 15 months and I'm afraid I don't work with him a lot. And I was wondering on how to homeschool him? I'm not talking about addition or...

Started by Radhika on 02/15/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/16/2011 by User


Need some prayer and some advice

Okay, right now I feel like the worst mom ever. My son is almost 4 months old (and weighs almost 14 lbs) and unfortunately has a tough time sleeping and staying asleep,...

Started by Rhianna on 02/22/2011 in Christian Moms

Last update on 04/04/2011 by Hope


Need advice ASAP...17 yr old daughter

My 17 yr old daughter is beginning to get outta control! she is going along w/ the emo lifestyle right now so i recently found out she's been cutting herself...not deep or a...

Started by Terri on 04/01/2011 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 04/12/2011 by K.


When should a toddler start to chew and talk?

hello everyone, its really my first time posting on COMs, but I have really been getting a lot of help from here since I was introduced by a friend. THUMBS UP ALL THE MOMS...

Started by Brenda on 04/06/2011 in Toddlers

Last update on 04/07/2011 by Brenda



I dont even know where to begin!!! Brian is our first kid and is 3 years old. he has been through so much in his life and is our lil trooper.. he was 37wks gestation and born...


The First to Leave the Nest

My oldest son is graduating from high school on Wednesday. There is a part of me that is so happy and relieved. For all working pruposes, he was a great kid. Being my oldest of...

Started by Rhonda on 06/20/2011 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 06/24/2011 by Sharon


Any other newly lonely mom's?

My husband has a new job which requires him to travel a lot. Our daughter is almost 5 months and I feel like a single mom a lot of the time. It took a lot for us to have her...


breastfeeding problems

my daughter nursed in the hospital sucessfully but as soon as we got home she wouldnt do it. she went way too long without eating and i panicked and pumped and gave her a bottle...

Started by Daniela on 07/29/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/01/2011 by Holly Janelle


Connection with your Preemie(s)

I know that I connected very well with my first preemie. I was able to see him an hour after he was born and then again later that night. With my second son, who was also a...