Son with ADHD

Days like today, I really don't know how I am going to handle a son with ADHD without damaging his self-esteem. When he refuses to listen to me I get so angry sometimes. This...

Started by Michelle on 01/15/2010 in ADHD / HIGH ANXIETY

Last update on 04/13/2011 by Jessica


What makes a Mom?

I am writing this as a lot of people are being mean to me as I have asked the one grandson in which I am raising since his birth to call me his mom. While my twin sister has...



I feel very stuck right now as far as work goes. Im about to have my second baby and have no idea what im able to do for money once shes grown a bit. With daycare costs, it...


Asperger's and Puberty

I am a single mom of a 10 year old daughter with Asperger's. She is now entering puberty. She takes Adderall XR. I thought that amphedamines were supposed to dampen the...


Punishment for a 5 yr old.

I have a 5 yr old daughter with ADHD. We are trying to figure out punishment ideas for her. Nothing seems to work. I have taken her toys, tv, ipod, ect. away. She doesn't...


step children drama

I have a wonderful relationship w my fiance. His heart is so huge its one of the reasons I fell in love w him to begin with. HE has been married twice before, his 1st wife had...


Complications with birth

I just wondered how many others had complications with childbirth. My labor began on its own, with my water breaking at 2:30 in the morning. I arrived at the hospital at 3:00 am...


Travelling husband - both sides

Hi I am new to this group and wish it had been around 12 years ago when I was really struggling. I never wanted to be a single Mom but that was how it ended up with my...



Hey everybody, how about if we start by giving an update of where our little miracles are at? Abby is 12 1/2 weeks old, she'll be 3 months on Monday. We've been battling the...


Your parents' parenting

What parts of the way your parents raised you do you plan to emulate and what things do you think (or hope) you'll do differently? I was raised by two wonderful parents....

Started by Esther on 04/16/2010 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 04/18/2010 by Lady


Ear Piercing

Hey Everyone! My daughter, Hannah, was born on Dec. 19th...she is just a doll! But we wanted to get her ears pierced before she gets too big. I was wondering if anyone has...



I was very excited to see a group for parents with a child who has Aniridia. I don't know of anyone who has this so it's frustrating when I have questions. My daughter is 3 with...


Stay at home mom

Everyone seems to have an opinion about if and when a stay-at-home mom should work. Its usually because no one allowed them to do it. If you have the support of your spouse or...

Started by Linda on 06/26/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/28/2010 by Linda