The entity of family

I often wonder what's happened to the sense of family these days. Growing up I remember regular get togethers at an Uncle's home for special occassions, my husband remembers...

Started by Shalon on 07/04/2011 in Christian Moms

Last update on 07/05/2011 by Rebekah


Feeling very alone... :(

Missing my mum lots at the moment! She died almost 7years ago now but not a single day goes by when I don't think about her. She died from a brain tumour when I was 19 years...

Started by Emma on 08/06/2011 in Motherless Moms

Last update on 11/03/2011 by Kimberley


Time and Money

I used to work really REALLY close to home. About 2 minutes from the school and 3 minutes from the house. So, even though I felt as if I didn't have enough time with my 2...

Started by Wendy on 10/07/2011 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/13/2011 by Teresa


How to deal with an over babied 3 year old?

i live with my boyfriend and his also lives with us. my child is 3 years old and the grandmother does nothing but baby the crap out of my child. so then in turn when i correct...

Started by Christina on 10/20/2011 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 10/21/2011 by Kelina



Hello Ladies: I am seeking support and advice in an area thats concerning me. My stepson (10 years old) has currently come to live with us after I have just given birth to a...

Started by Kimberly on 02/20/2012 in Moms With Just Boys

Last update on 04/20/2012 by Sabrina


Can she take our custody??

So i'm a step-mom, and I've been around since the child was 9months old. When I came in the pic the mother was only seeing the child once every 2weeks or once a month what ever...


Getting kind of sick of this

So I have noticed that SM's who are fully involved even more then the BM still get frowned upon. Why is this? I am the SM to an amazing 10 yo boy, I have been with him since he...


I don't know my college-age daughter anymore!

My daughter is 18 and just started first year of college this year. She was always the most respectful, responsible, loving, understanding child anyone ever knew! I am a single...

Started by Missy on 11/12/2012 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 11/14/2012 by Kathy


Need family advice

Hello, I am in need of some advice. I am on my second marriage (common-law) and we have been having daily arguments about what may seem to be non-sense at times and draining....


Struggling to cope

Struggling with my 2 year old plus i have step children another 2 year old 5, 7, 9 10 all living with me need sum help

Started by Kelly on 11/29/2013 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 12/01/2013 by MJ



Is it OK to spank a two year old? I spank my five year old Shona and she behaves after that but my two year old Nick misbehaves and I don't know if it is appropriate to spank a...



I am so bitter and just ANGRY that my kids father is a total deadbeat!! We moved 4 years ago from NJ to NC and he has seen them twice!! He took me court to try to keep them in...

Started by Michele on 12/11/2014 in Single Moms

Last update on 12/17/2014 by Michelle


When Depression Starts Affecting Your Parenting

I finally made an appointment with my psychiatrist for Wednesday. My depression has seemed to have gotten worse and worse. I think it's affecting my parenting. Well I don't...

Started by Ashlyn on 07/25/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/25/2011 by Jessica


Ive never felt like a mother.

I'm a 22 year old single mom my son is 3 years old Almost 4. I have never wanted kids, when I found out I was pregnant I didn't know what to do, I did not want to keep it but my...