grandparents who just dont care :(

about 6 months ago i made a massive decision to have my partner and SD find different living arrangments. after 3 years of constant put downs, threats and physical agression to...

Started by Melissa on 02/08/2011 in Step Moms

Last update on 02/20/2011 by Penny


BULLIES at the Mall

Thank you so much for your suggestions about the mall! I implemented several of them, and my kids were much better behaved. We ran into a different problem, this time. Some...

Started by Darlena on 09/07/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 09/07/2010 by Tonya


Serious Problems with Bio-Mom

My husband and I have been together for two years. I have a child from a previous relationship as does he. We also have a 16 month old son and another baby on the way. For two...

Started by Christina on 06/19/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 06/22/2009 by Denise


Personality or manipulation?

My son will be 13 mos on the 1st & we are really starting to see some of his personality! He recently started daycare & we are seeing all kinds of new behavior- some good, some...


blah...great grandma put me in the will...

so my great grandma decided to put me in her will after i requested not to be, because of this very reason. i don't want to be given the hope that i might be able to get exactly...

Started by Jaime on 10/18/2012 in Moms Who Need To Vent

Last update on 10/19/2012 by ♫ Shawnn ♪♫♫



A couple of days ago, I had a conversation with my dad. The conversation turned ugly very quick. It wasn't meant to sound that way, but it did. My father wasn't angry at me, but...


Early Childhood Trauma

I've been reading Deborah Gray's latest book "Nurturing Adoptions: Creating Resilience after Neglect and Trauma" and it is quite startling. It talks about the potentially...


My son is calling his stepmom mommy...

I need some advice. My son is with his father full-time and has a new stepmom. Last year I was going through a rough time trying to get my life and mental well being in order...

Started by Amanda on 01/30/2010 in Divorced Moms

Last update on 02/09/2010 by Ashley


Kind of new to CF

Hi, My name is Desirée. I have a 1 yr old little girl named Lillian Jade. Lilly was diagnosed with CF when she was 1 month it came back in the pre-natal screening & i have been...


first bday pics

Hi my name is Karen and My baby Kaylee was born on dec 27, 2007. I was wondering what people are doing about first birthday pics. We of course have to do the christmas pictures...



I am becoming more and more convinced that the vaccinations being FORCED on our children are not good for them. I just read that they are now trying to add a "Chicken Pox...

Started by Irene on 10/28/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 10/28/2010 by Jeneva


7 yr old step son acting out?

I have a 7 year old step son who is still adjusting to having two house holds. His BM is having a baby next week they just moved into a different house to accommodate a baby and...


12 year olds lying

I have a 12 year old son with ADHD who is lying about everything. I am dealing with him gently so he will consider the consequences. What do I do?