Anyone adopting from Russia?

My husband and I are in the process of adopting from Pskov, Russia. I was wondering if there were any other moms out there who have adopted from Russia and might be willing to...


Child Support Issues

I'll try to be succinct. The father of my two kids is court-ordered to pay child support in the pathetic amount of $32/wk. He hasn't had a legit job in over a year, so child...

Started by Amanda on 06/17/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 02/12/2013 by Renata


How to help our family

Hey, Me again seems like I live on this thing of late. Well still having a hell of a time with my 15 year old step daughter. She's unbelievable her lieing is uncontrollable and...

Started by Leesa on 08/25/2013 in Step Parenting

Last update on 09/02/2013 by Leesa


introduce yourselves!

Hey girls, let's get to know eachother better. Post your introductions here to become a part of the fam! I am a SAHM who is dangerously close to 40 years old (maybe we...


Talking to God?

Hello Christian mommies :) I wrote a couple days ago that I have been having trouble letting go and letting God...I feel like I'm finally moving in the right direction towards...

Started by Audrey on 08/30/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 08/31/2009 by Heather


military discount

A little background on me first, my husband is air national guard full time which means it is his 5 day [sometimes 7 day] a week job. He is not classified active duty even...


11 month old twins and fighting

My twin boys are night and day in personality (which I totally expected anyways) but one twin is soooooo mean! One minute he is sweet as can be and the next he is pushing his...

Started by Terra on 09/09/2009 in Twins

Last update on 09/11/2009 by Carolina


Hide and seek is dangerous for Toddlers

This past week, 4-year-old Bryce McCraken of Missouri went missing while playing hide-and-seek. More than 250 people searched for 12 hours, before he was finally found around 11...

Started by Katherine on 03/28/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/28/2011 by Medic


Need some advice for my son.

my 3 year old son was assaulted by our babysitter just over 2 months ago, he suffered 2nd &3rd degree burns to over 30% of his tiny body, THANKFULLY he is healing amazingly...


potty training...

okk, my son is 2 and a half, going to be 3 in may...is it ok that he is not potty trained by that age??? what can I do to help it along to get potty trained so I can put him in...


Preemies and Colic.. HELP!!

My boy was born 12 weeks early. He cries and cries all night and part of the day. I'm not getting any sleep. I've been tot he dr 3 times about this and all he can say is that...


Child has stopped eating.

My little girl has stopped eating her main meals. She get one or two bites in says 'enough', and no more food will pass her lips. She is still eating her snacks, but will not...

Started by Charlie on 11/07/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 08/25/2013 by Sharono39brien


Getting them to sleep longer

A week and a half ago I bit the bullet and let my daughter CIO (she is 16 months old I couldn't do it before then although wish I had!!) It has been great she now goes straight...


My baby...the bully

Im not sure what is going on with my daughter but she got it in her head that she can punch and kick and yell at anybody who thinks they arent going to give her what she...


Toddlers and discipline

My 3 1/2 year old daughter will NOT listen to me at all. A lot of the times I feel like the world's worst mom because 1) I can't control my own daughter and she never listens 2)...

Started by Cait on 04/19/2011 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 05/14/2013 by Rodger