I NEED help

So this may be long as there is 7 years of history! I would seriously appreciate any help and guidance I can get! So my boyfriend and I were together since we were 15 and I got...

Started by Rose on 08/13/2012 in Single Moms

Last update on 08/19/2012 by G


paying for college

I have been a step mom for 3 years and just became a mother for the first time. My husband and his ex have done no planning for my stepsons college and he is 13 years old so...

Started by Amy on 01/23/2009 in Step Parenting

Last update on 01/24/2009 by Angela


stay at home mom in custody battle

hello im in Harrisburg pa and i was wondering if anyone has gone throw a custody battle and won because of being a stay at home mother, i have been fighting for a while with my...

Started by Kerri on 09/20/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 09/25/2012 by Jen


Dealing with a crappy bio-mom

I can't stand my "step"kids bio-mom... I think she is a terrible mother. The kids live with us and she has every weekend but one with most of the summer and alternating holidays...


So hurt that I've shut down.

I feel bad for saying this, or even feeling it. My 14 year old SS is such a nightmare. Steals, lies, refuses to do homework or chores. It got so bad that he was even refusing to...

Started by Sherri on 04/02/2012 in Step Moms

Last update on 04/23/2012 by Kathy


SIL vent.....

I'm so pissed off right now! The kids and I came to NY for the weekend to visit my family which is 4 hours away from where I live. My SIL and brother live right next door to...


What to do?

I am a mother of a seven month old boy who is beautiful. I love my son so much and well I love it whenever his father comes around to spend time with him. I really want to...

Started by Joy on 01/01/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 01/03/2009 by Joy


more potty advice... in DESPERATE NEED!

my daughter turned 3 yesterday and has little interest in the potty unless we ask her to go, then SOMETIMES she'll pee in there. but she wont poop in it. this morning, she...

Started by Melissa on 01/29/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/29/2009 by Marie


Hi and Thanks for joining!

Hey all, Thanks so much for joining! I didnt imagine anyone would ever find this group so I am so super excited!! What do you all do around here with your kids for fun? Do...


How do you know when to give up?

My daughter's father and I haven't had the best relationship. We've been together 3 years and things haven't always been easy. My pregnancy was horrible because his family & I...

Started by Cynthia on 05/13/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 05/14/2009 by Cynthia


Divorce i tough

Ok long story short I have 2 boys 8 and 14. My ex is the 8 year olds dad, and the 14 year old has a diff dad. Yes frown on me but it happens. My ex took care of my 14 year old...

Started by Jody on 08/31/2009 in Divorced Moms

Last update on 09/04/2009 by Jody


How do u stop an 8 yr old boy from stealing???

My step-son is 8 years old. He has had a problem with stealing since the age of 4 or 5. The first time we caught him stealing from Blockbuster Video. My husband and I took him...

Started by Haley on 10/13/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 10/15/2009 by Stacy


Im a single mom!!!

How in the world do I get the father of my son to stand up be a man and take responablity for his action(our son)? I mean to start paying his cdhild support. I really don't want...

Started by Tiffany on 01/26/2010 in Moms Doin' It Alone

Last update on 01/31/2010 by Jennifer


When it comes to the daddy.....

I have had a rough month of adjusting to/figuring out my baby's routine.....his quirks, what he likes, what he doesn't (as far as positions to be held in/soothed in) and so...