Step son in big trouble - HELP

So, after YEARS of court, we FINALLY got custody of my step son (I know - I didn't get custody - my husband did). My step son is now 17 - he has been with us since he was 15. He...

Started by Michelle on 01/13/2011 in Step Moms

Last update on 01/22/2011 by T


feeling terribly uncomfortable at the gym

Hi.. i was just wondering if anyone had any tips or advice about going to the gym or if anyone else has or has had the same issues. 4 days ago i purchased a gym membership and...


Just need to complain....

My step-son is 5 1/2 and I can hardly handle him. I have 3 biological children (ages 8months, 2, & 4). My step-son visits every other weekend (my husband drives 60 miles, there...

Started by Sarah on 03/23/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 03/24/2010 by Janan


New Member

Thank you so much Martha for inviting me into this group! I look forward to future discussions with all of you. I am a very young mother of 22. I don't like to refer to myself...

Started by Morgan on 04/26/2009 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 04/28/2009 by Jessica


mothers day

i had a rough mothers day because my church chose to do their baby dedications on this day. my child would have been involved in this particular dedication had he been born and...


Need DIY food costume help

My 7 yr old is going to be in a nutrition parade and has to dress as a food from a food group. Looking for something easy to make at home. Suggestions and easy directions would...

Started by Linda on 09/27/2011 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 09/29/2011 by Anne


Reflux woes...

My son is now a month old and he has reflux. I really don't understand much about it but I have put myself on a milder diet and cut out milk completly. He still vomits at least...

Started by Kathryn on 01/21/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/23/2011 by Codie


How do I get my husband to appreciate me more?

I work my ass off around the house, am constantly stressed out with the kids, and yet my husband seems to think that "telling" me he appreciates me enough isn't good enough....

Started by Barbara on 04/02/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 08/22/2010 by Addison


My 5yr old daughter is losing it!

Hello everyone. I came accross your group while scrolling the web looking for some feedback and tips on dealing with my middle daughter. Before I jump to the issue I think its...


Another Update: Court Happenings

I will try to keep this short... but that probably won't happen, lol. Ok, I have posted many times about my situation, if you are unaware feel free to go back and read them, I...

Started by Larissa on 03/03/2012 in Step Moms

Last update on 04/05/2012 by Larissa


Freshmen Daughter

Trying to help my daughter transition into High School has been tough. I get minimal info when I ask about school work or her friends and then she says she thinks it's funny...

Started by Teresa on 11/25/2008 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 01/10/2009 by Teresa


Introducing a pacifier?

My daughter is 2 weeks old and has a real need to continue sucking after she has nursed in order to sleep. It is very tiring for me. Her doctor suggested offering a pacifier....

Started by Stacia on 01/07/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/09/2009 by Emily