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Hello, my name is Dawnmarie Haldoupis Wilbur. I am a single mother of two beautiful girls. Through some personal trials and tribulations, I was unable to care for them for a few...

Started by Dawn-Marie on 11/25/2008 in Chosen Moms'!

Last update on 07/17/2010 by Trisha



I am having a really hard time connecting with my step daughter, I have been with her father now for 5 years and we just but heads. In the beginning we got along great but now...

Started by Crystal on 12/06/2008 in Step Moms

Last update on 12/11/2008 by Sherri


Pregnant and struggling

I'm pregnant with my first child and just found out my mom has progressive lung cancer that's spread to her liver, and is possibly inoperable. My husband really tries to...


Any advice for going back to work?

My daughter will be four months old when I go back to work. I want to stay home but we cannot afford it. I am dreading leaving her terribly and I was wondering if anyone had...

Started by Bonnie on 01/09/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 01/10/2009 by Melissa



Anyone else have an issue with binkies. My son loves his and I am planning on getting rid of it when he turns 2 yr old. That will be on April 3. Any suggestions on how to do...

Started by Stacy on 01/30/2009 in April 2007 Babies

Last update on 02/04/2009 by Marcie


Ectopic pregnancy

I found out I was pregnant in October, by mid November my doctors had thought I may have an ectopic pregnancy & was admitted to the hospital. After 3 days they had determined...


Obsessive Compulsive Behavior

My almost 5 year old is constantly pulling up his pants - even when he is just wearing underpants. It is so bad that his skin is red on both sides of his body from constantly...


Help!!! Mommies with heart kiddos with g-buttons

Ok, my daughter got her button in March. We haven't had any real problems with it, it kinda been smooth sailing. She took right to it. Here is my problem or my question(while...

Started by Starlae on 07/29/2009 in Heart Babies

Last update on 06/07/2013 by Lynn


My son had a break down yesterday.

My son who is almost 9, but also gifted (so very high level conversationalist) had a break down today while we were cleaning his room. I was helping him because, yet again, it...


Acute life threatening illness

My 11 week old daughter was taken to the ER Friday night. She seemed to have had what looked like a very bad seizure at home. She was sleeping in her car seat for 2 hours and...


3 year old using the bathroom on herself!

Let me start by saying I had my youngest little girl back in April 2009. My 3 year old daughter wasn't "fully trained" at this point. Around the end of May, beginning of June, I...

Started by Lauren on 11/06/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 11/06/2009 by Katherine


half way potty trained, now seems afraid

My son, 2yrs old, for the passed 2 months had been very interested in potty training and was doing very well wanting to pee and poop in the adult toilet with a toddler cushion,...