Divorcing -go back to maiden name?

I'm having a hard time deciding if I should go back to my maiden name when the divorce is final, which would mean having a different last name than my children. I know its a...

Started by Beth on 11/20/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 11/23/2010 by Debbie


Girls and Dolls

My daughter is almost 11 and still loves American girl dolls. Does anyone else daughter still like to play with dolls? She wants another doll but I am afraid she will get pick...


still sleeping in parents bed

Hi Mom's. I know this is MY fault. Our daughter will be 4 years old in April of 2012. Tears almost just typing 4 years old. She has never slept in her own bed/crib. The...

Started by Nicole on 12/04/2011 in April 2008 Babies

Last update on 04/10/2012 by Andrea



ok i know this is for moms but am a concern aunt my sister is having trouble with her 5 year old boy he just starded school this year and ever since he started they call her...


Should my nearly 2 year old cry when told off

I am struggling with my 22 month child, whenever I tell him off, (get down explain no and why) and then put him on time out he doesnt react at all, he refuses to say sorry (he...

Started by User on 02/06/2013 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 02/08/2013 by Gigi


Daughters wedding

Our daughter is getting married for the 1st time in Apirl of 2014. Her father and I have been divorced since 1996. Her dad remarried in 1998 to a very nice lady that has treated...


Five year old bully

My 5 year old grandson seems to be a bully @ school. He started kindergarten inSeptember. At first all was well. Then the time came when he had to spend the weekend with his BIO...



I have a 7 yr old daughter and a 4 yr old stap-daughter,..... Two yrs ago, i was in a relationship were i had two teenage step-kids.... and i can tell you all its just not the...

Started by Lisa-marie on 11/10/2008 in Step Mums

Last update on 11/12/2008 by Jenice



I'm mom of kid 3 years old. I dont know how to cook. I want to know much from here


Hi. I'm new to the community

Hi! I am the mother of 2 wonderful children of my own; daughter age 7 and son age 2. My husband has 3 older children as well. 2 from his ex-wife and 1 from and ex-girlfriend....



PLEASE READ>>> I know it's long, I need help Ok...so I have two children. A six year old boy and a one year old daughter. They are GREAT together. The perfect match, and...


Am I overreacting? Any similar situations?

Okay, so I found out I was pregnant with my son in December 2007. I told the father who I was no longer with and he told me that he wanted nothing to do with the child. I let it...

Started by Nicole on 03/18/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 03/21/2010 by Danielle


daddy's new girlfriend 20 years younger

I am new here, searching for suggestions and straight-forward tell it like it is comments. I left my ex after 15 years of horrible, emotional and mental abuse. It's been close...

Started by Kali on 01/20/2012 in Divorced Moms

Last update on 02/22/2012 by User


children & horror

i have a six month old daughter, i also have an ex-wife & a "step-son" (not officially) involved in our lives. my daughter & her brother get along amazingly, he's five. i love...

Started by JENNIFER on 06/18/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 06/21/2010 by Betty


Moving out to get grown children to leave home.

I have two daughters 19 and 22 and one grandson. My 19 year old has two jobs and is planning to move out at the beginning of the year. My 22 year old ran into some legal...

Started by Dionne on 09/09/2012 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 09/27/2012 by Ashley