how to make 8yo mind?

My 8yo is very head strong. He refuses to do anything he is asked. He is mean, rude and very defiant. We have taken everything away, spanked, and literally come to our wits...


suicidal teen or drastic call for attention?!?!?!

I have a 16yo son who, growing up was always very emotional. As he aged it seemed to transend Ive found out he has been cutting himself, not on a daily basis but has the marks...

Started by Melissa on 01/24/2009 in Want To Vent?

Last update on 02/11/2009 by Jennifer



With everything you see on the news and published in regards to immunizaitons these days, how do you decide wether or not immunize your new baby? My 2 year old had a...


My Journey

Hi Moms, I am new to this group. I am in search of some support for the situation that I have been faced recently. I have two daughters 10 and 8 years old. When I was pregnant...

Started by Marissa on 02/07/2013 in Non-Custodial Moms

Last update on 02/18/2013 by Jean


Confusing Situation about Food.

I have two SS, one 15 and one 10. I have been in their lives for 9 years. Their dad and I have been married for about 4 years. We have joint custody with an EOW schedule,...

Started by Megan on 08/29/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 09/08/2009 by Robin


Behaviour Charts

Have you tried and was it successful using behaviour charts with your child? Did you create your own chart or find one out of a book or online? As I have twins (one that has...



Hi there everyone! I'm just joining the group and wanting to introduce myself. I have a 2 year old daughter named Madilyn (we call her Madi) with benign congenital hypotonia....

Started by Kalle on 08/08/2011 in Hypotonia Help

Last update on 08/28/2011 by Kalle


Missing my Grandchildren

For absolutely absurd or no reason, my son is keeping his children away from me. I share such love with them, I can't even imagine what they are thinking they are only 2 & 1....

Started by Cecilia on 08/17/2012 in Circle Of Grandmas

Last update on 01/02/2014 by Gael


How to defeat the lazies?

My husband and I are both military (I'm in the guard, so work is in my hometown), and our son is 9 months old. Just as he was born we were put in a new base in New Mexico which...


Dose anyone know how ?????

My daughter is 16 and is it getting more and more expensive. For about 7 years now I have been waiting for Chlidsupport to do an adjustment for my child, Her father is in the...

Started by Anita on 07/26/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 07/29/2009 by Angelique


sleep walkers out there

i sleep walk. have since i was a child. and im terrified ill do something worng. i woke up just the other night in my lazy boy rocker wich i fall asleep thinking i had fallen...

Started by Breanna on 05/14/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/15/2010 by Breanna