Concerned--need advice

Last Sunday BM called hubby, seemingly very upset because SS (11) "beat up" his step-brother. My husband, without thinking, reprimanded SS on the phone without getting him to...

Started by Megan on 09/24/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 10/08/2010 by Sarah


i am desperate

I have 4 children biological and 2 step children. We have been a blended family for 2.5 yrs. my children are ages 16, 14, and twins 11. My step children are 10 and 5. My...


Color blind and gifted

My son was diagnosed as having color deficient vision in kindergarten. There are many levels of color blindness, and he has profound red-green deficiency. That was 3 years ago,...


Is it wrong to read texted messages?

My daughter is 15 soon-to-be 16 just started dating a boy. I wasn't too happy about the boy she's dating. My daughter tells me she's going to wait till she's married before she...

Started by Laura on 03/08/2016 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 03/12/2016 by Helena


new husband 2 new kids Help!!

Well after being together a month we got married:) he has two kids he has full custody of (mom left town)(single dad for 2yrs) 4yr old girl / 5 yr old boy...me, 5 yr old girl...


anyone with a teenage son?

I have one son and we are very close but as he's getting older i seem to be losing him and im not sure what i can do to regain that bond.


No mother, no "real" family...

Gotta say this is my favorite community now that I've found it and I'm gonna make this really short. So, my mother left with my younger siblings when I was about 14 years old....

Started by Mastoora on 11/09/2011 in Motherless Moms

Last update on 04/17/2012 by Ellie Richardson


How to deal with barely there fathers?

I'm recently single. I've been a single mom for about a month now. I am also a stay at home mom. Honestly though throughout my sons whole life I've been his sole caretaker. His...

Started by Veronica on 04/27/2013 in Single Moms

Last update on 06/16/2013 by Mommy


Suggestions for dual strollers

I'm due April 20th; although I'm having a C-section and will probably give birth on the 13th. I have an 18 month old and will need a stroller for both. Any suggestions? What...

Started by Michelle on 01/27/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 02/20/2009 by Autumn


the father is not involved..

Me and the father of my unborn child had been trying to have a baby when we had been together and we did not succeed. After we had been broken up for about a month, we got...


clingy two year old

how can i get me two year old son to be less clingy? i cant leave the room but he is following me. cant go to the toilet or for a bath until he is sleeping. i have been a...

Started by Gillian on 05/25/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 06/10/2009 by Kat


confused! need help not sure what to do!!!

I thought my ex was my sons father and after a dna test i found out its not the case. he is on the birth certificate and he has my ex's last name. SO, i explained to the only...

Started by Jessica on 06/23/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 06/25/2009 by Tia


Drama With My Daughters Father....

My name is colette i have a 2 month old daughter sage im just enjoying being a mother but its hard sometimes to be a single mother but im doing it i really need some advice on...

Started by Colette on 02/08/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 02/20/2010 by Arrynne