Naps and teething and gin and tonics...

Thought that would catch someone's eye! So here's where we're at in the craziness of 8 1/2 months. Etta's teething, pretty wildly I assume, and I fear that everything I have...

Started by Emily on 04/28/2009 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 04/29/2009 by Stephanie


Any Stepmoms who have an EOW visitation schedule?

I ask this because there are a lot of stepmom's on the site who have custody with the husband. I think this is a noble thing and helping to raise other people's kids is a very...

Started by Megan on 07/16/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 07/17/2009 by Manda


I need some advice please!!!!!

Ok here is my situation... my husband was married before and together they have a son... the last time my husband saw him he was about 3 and now he is going on 8... he has given...

Started by Brie on 09/13/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 09/16/2010 by Hayley


What am I to do?

What am I to do next? My son is 10 years old and has been called several girl names, by four girls at his school, I let the principal know this was happening and he told me "he...

Started by Christy on 04/05/2012 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 04/08/2012 by Cindy



I am so frustrated..my mom acts like she knows everything about my son! She thinks she knows best when it comes to feeding, sleeping, crying, everything! My son is only 6 months...


Please and Thank you. Can I? May I?

So my step son has no manners. For some reason I guess I never picked up on it. Since he never really talked to me he always went to his dad. Well this weekend he started...

Started by Jamie on 05/27/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 05/29/2009 by Sandy


Christian Mother that wants to marry my baby

I have been with my boyfriend for two years now and we share a 17 month old daughter together. As my relationship with God grows, I get more convicted because we aren't married,...

Started by Yivonne on 02/27/2010 in Christian Mommies

Last update on 02/28/2010 by Ashley


No more best friends?

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06/17/fashion/17BFF.html I'm not going to copy and paste the article, because it's 2 pages long, but basically, some schools are discouraging...

Started by Becky on 06/17/2010 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 06/17/2010 by Joanna


Teenage daughter in different state

I have allowed my teenage daughter to live with her dad in South Carolina (SC) for several years. This year, there have been problems in school and with boys and hanging out...

Started by Kimberly on 08/05/2010 in Christian Moms

Last update on 08/07/2010 by Carla


Words of Hope and Inspiration.

I was hoping we could put inspiring or story of hope in here. If ever your struggling or having a down moment. I was thinking you could come in here and get some inspiration....

Started by Shannintipton on 01/02/2012 in Mommy Chat

Last update on 01/03/2012 by Shannintipton


Counseling for an almost 5-year old?

So the BM is pushing really hard to put my SD - who is not quite 5 - into counseling for "depression and anxiety" related to the split household situation. She claims SD is...


When do you stop giving formula?

I have just been reading the conversation about "When do you stop giving a bottle?" and want to add my question on top of that. My little girl is 13 months old. She has a...


husband changed his mind...what do i do?

this is probably one of the silliest and most trivial things, but it has gotten me SO UPSET!!! i have 2 beautiful stepchildren....1 boy, one girl. you can totally tell that my...

Started by Mimi on 08/09/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 08/12/2009 by Elizabeth