Gifted 12 Year-Old

My daughter is 12 and has been tested as gifted. She is very intelligent, and highly creative/empathic. She struggles in school, because she cannot get organized. She gets...


mother in laws!!!!!

My daughter looks alot like her dad and my son looks like me, but my mother in law will never admit to me that my son actually looks like me!!! Why I don't know!!! It's like...


cant cope with SD

i seriously cant deal with the stress of my step daughter anymore, she is really pushing her luck with me.. i tried a new tactic of showing her love, the only way she seems to...

Started by Lolly_loulou on 04/15/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 04/19/2009 by Di


conductive education

Has anyone heard of or been involved in Conductive Education? My daughter has ataxia cp & hypotonia. I am thinking about going to one of the intensive 5 week programs they...


How do I?

I came across a quote recently that sums up every step mom feel "It takes a good mom to provie for her kids...it takes a great mom to provide for someone else's kids!' My...


How do I break her bedtime habits?

Ok so here is the deal. My daughter is almost 5 months old and she refuses to go to sleep without being held. I really want to break her of this, but when I let her cry she...


Using the child!

How many of you have teenage step-children? My husband's daughter is 13-1/2 years old. She has been told that she can call us anytime she wants to come to our house other...

Started by Kim on 04/05/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 04/07/2010 by Detra


My 15 year old son

He has been spending more and more time with his dad lately even though we have joint custody. He went for his custody week and then never came back. My heart is breaking. We...

Started by D'Ann on 02/09/2014 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 02/11/2014 by D'Ann