17 hours of labor then C-Section

Hello. I used a Midwife and after 17 hours of labor and not dilating past 7 cm my Midwife talked to the hospital OB and they decided it was best to do a C-Section. My daughter...

Started by Michelle on 11/08/2008 in C-sections

Last update on 02/04/2009 by Amanda


Let's Talk Holidays

Well the time of year I dread the most has arrived. I'm flooded with memories of how abusive my father was on Christmas Day and despite the fact that it's been over 20 years I...


Keeping Play Groups/Friends?

Hello, I have a 7 year old daughter with a rare chromosome disorder (6qdel23.3-24.2). This presents itself as PDD-NOS, SPD, ADHD-Combined, separation anxiety disorder, very...


Adoption day

Hi, we are doing a relative adoption which will be final in Feb. What will the actual adoption day proceedings be like?? Thanks in advance, Christi

Started by Christi on 01/17/2009 in Adoptive Mothers

Last update on 01/26/2009 by Kym


Scorpio Babies!

I was told when I was pregnant with Catie, that Scorpio children are some of the hardest to raise. My little pixie is VERY strong-willed and stubborn. I wonder if other Moms of...


Staying in bed???

My 2 daughters share a room, they are 3 1/2 and 2. They both go to bed really well. 99% of the time they don't put up any fight, just grab their blankies and juice and head to...


What Motherhood is like to you?

motherhood is a beautiful thing, to have a that undying love willing to do what ever it takes for our children

Started by Shiaisha on 04/22/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 04/26/2009 by Laura


Depressed and missing him

I'm just feeling really bummed out today, and yesterday. I'm a stay at home mom to a preemie who has refused to sleep the past few days. I try to get out and perk myself up, try...


I feel so bad...

I've always just assumed that my eldest was just of normal intelligence. She always struggled with her work and after a time it became obvious that it wasn't just due to her not...