Hi! My name is Meredith Cohen, and I just found this group. I am 28 years old, and I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis (or so I thought) when I was 13 years old. I was...

Started by Meredith on 01/20/2009 in Colitis & Crohn's

Last update on 12/22/2009 by Christine


Babysitting for family. WHERE TO DRAW THE LINE?

My sister has 5 kids ages 14, 8, 7 and almost 1 yr old twins. I have been the only sitter for the twins for the past year. My sister did not work until 3 months ago. Since the...

Started by Carrie on 12/11/2012 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 12/14/2012 by Katee


Teaching Kids About Drugs

This is inspired by Katherine's post about alcohol. I read this article awhile ago and the alcohol post made me think of it....

Started by Jayce on 05/07/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 05/08/2011 by Jen


Step-Mom Problems

LONG STORY SHORT: I married my childhood best friend. He got his high school GF pregnant. My husband has had full custody for 13 years now. No battle, Bio Mom signed and agreed...


Neuroblastoma Cancer

HI. My 4 year old daughter was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma Cancer last December (2007). We tried for two years to find out what was going on with her but no one...


cell phone crazy texting

texting all the time- why do all teens and perteen communicate with text and not conversation- they are losing a vital skill!

Started by Jessica on 12/05/2008 in Christian Moms

Last update on 01/05/2011 by Iysha


All the New taxes

I was just wondering if its just me or if other people feel the same way. I think the Media is over doing it , saying the economy is so bad just so people will go along with...


Motivating yourself

I've found that one of the problems with being depressed is that I have a very difficult time motivating myself to do the things that will help me feel better. I KNOW that I...


natural birth after a c-section

I'm looking for information about having natural birth after a c-section. I'm really wondering if that's a good idea. Im hearing different messages from doctors. some encourage...


Help with a problem!

when i got pregnant with my youngest child the man that i was with left me and denied having anything to do with the pregnancy or that he was the father to the child. after two...

Started by Jessica on 11/12/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 11/12/2009 by Mandy


I want to trade places

My Husband is still in School he's currently in Florida & is about to graduate & go to C school. So obviously I cant be with him yet. My son is 1 1/2 and is starting his trouble...


Eating at the table

Has anyone moved their child to a booster seat at the table? My son was getting mad about sitting in his highchair next to the table....he is getting fiercely strong willed this...


i'm the wicked stepmother....?

my husbands ex hates my guts. she will even complain if i send her a picture from my cell to hers ( which i only do when her daughter asks me to) recently she has taken to...

Started by Laura on 04/22/2010 in Divorced Moms

Last update on 09/16/2013 by Kelli


Daughter's older cousin is a bad example!

I am at a total loss here as what to do! My daughter has a 4 year old cousin (along with others) whom she sees about once a week. And he is the WORST example for her. He is very...

Started by Laura on 05/27/2010 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 06/07/2010 by Pamela


Am I the only one....

Who gets along with my childs father?? I see so much bashing on here constantly. He and I broke up prior to finding out I was pregnant, we tried to work things out during,...

Started by Julie on 08/24/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 08/28/2010 by Meaghan


Social skills

I was just wondering if anyone else has noticed that their children seem delayed socially? My son has shown signs of asperger-like social behaviors, but not completely, and not...


My daughter cries all the time!

Hi ya everyone, I have a 13 month old and she has just gotten over a viral infection but since then she cries most of the day. she is happy i the mornings and once or twice...

Started by Sharon on 09/02/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 09/06/2011 by Melissa