Letting Go of one to try and save four

I am a divorced mother of four children, my oldest is 16. It has been a constant battle since she turned 14. I feel I've neglected my other three children trying to help my...

Started by Jar Of on 12/22/2011 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 01/02/2012 by Sheila



Hi all! I'm a mom in school and I have to write an opinion essay. I'm doing it on co-sleeping. I just wondered what other mom's thought about it?

Started by Connie on 02/26/2009 in Children Of 2006

Last update on 04/22/2009 by Carrie


Passive aggression

Soooo,.... My 9 yo stepson is very defiant, I believe in a passive aggressive way. You tell him to eat his broccoli and he takes a nibble and puts it down. Then again tell him...

Started by Lynzie Beth on 05/05/2015 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/06/2015 by Sarah


Does anyone else ever feel this way?

I'm 25 yrs old. I have a 2 and 3 yr old. There are times when I wish I wasn't married or a mom. I just get tired. I feel like I'm the only one that does everything. My...

Started by Jennipher on 11/15/2009 in Early 20's Mommas

Last update on 11/13/2010 by Stasia


Lashing Out

So my 2.5yo has started physically lashing out at me. She will hit, pull my hair or try and scratch and pinch me. This is a child who has never been smacked, and never even seen...


MIL and religion.

When my husband and I got married, we compromised and got married in his Non-demononational church with some of my catholic traditions. His mom seemed to be fine with all of...


My 6m old is sick

I have taken my son to hospital and he checked out fine but he's not getting any better. He feels extremely hot, he won't drink properly and he is extremely cranky. I have been...

Started by Grace on 03/12/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 03/27/2009 by Theresa


help scared momma here!

Well my son will be having surgery and I'm totally freaked! We took are lil guy in to see the Urologist the other day and was told that he has a Hydrocele which if ur wonder...


Flu Shots?

I am wondering what other mom's thoughts are on the Flu Shot, and The H1N1 shot. We got flu shots last year, and I am ok with them because we didnt end up getting the flu last...

Started by Chelsea on 10/05/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 10/05/2009 by Carrie


movin baby

i had my first child 4months ago and i was wondering since we are gettin reafy to move if he will have a hard time adjusting to a new home because some people say they get use...


Emotional expectations of grandmothers...?

Sometimes i get the feeling that my mother in law expects the same relationship with my daughter that I have.. we also don't have a very good relationship with her (she is very...

Started by Annika on 12/15/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 12/16/2009 by Renae



My son's father use to live with me but he have a drinking problem so I told him he couldn't stay here anymore. He keep saying he wants to be a family but he can't do right. He...


brain damage

my son thomas was born with brain damage due to the neglect of the hospital they dropped him off the radar at the age of 1, i had to ask for a reassessment for 6 months before i...

Started by Ann on 01/27/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/28/2009 by Porscha


I have a huge Momma suck.

She is breastfed, so i know how that can contribute to this. but she wont stay with my husband or my mother. she is constantly crying and whining and reaching to get into my...

Started by Amber on 03/07/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/11/2009 by Alison