need some advice

Hello everybody, I am a single mother and I go to school full time and work part sometimes full time. When I am at work and school her father and my mother watch her for me. I...

Started by Danielle on 01/26/2010 in Student Moms

Last update on 01/30/2010 by Michelle


fear of being a sterotype.

i am 22 years old and until recently was on my way to finishing college after a few long hard battles. Right now i am faced with dropping out of school to raise the baby. i...

Started by Shantanna on 07/13/2009 in African American Moms

Last update on 05/11/2012 by Ellie Richardson


Lonely mum

Hey, I'm 31 and recently had my third baby. I gave up my career to stay at home after my third baby and now I find all my friends have dried up. I hadn't noticed due to working...

Started by Stacey on 03/14/2013 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/18/2013 by Stacey


Going back to work -- the positives?

I start my job on July 5th, and while I'm super stoked to be back working again... I obviously am struggling with leaving my son day in and day out. My partner is going to...

Started by Nicole on 06/29/2010 in Positive Mommies

Last update on 09/15/2010 by Nicole


Type 1 Diabetic & Pregnant (worries)

I have had type one Diabetes for about 8 years now, Before I got pregnant, I was taking 2 injections a day, and 2 glucose tests... my blood sugar was generally normal, and my...

Started by Krystyl on 11/03/2009 in Moms With Diabetes

Last update on 01/04/2010 by Debbie


Sibling Jealousy and acting out

My daughter has always been a pretty good girl. She skipped the terrible twos and went through the terrible threes instead. Then I had our son, her brother. She was good at...


Not enough time for everything...

I am a mom of four, I work full-time and I attend school on a part-time basis. I've got one more year to go before I earn my Associate's Degree. I'm at the end of my third...

Started by Marta on 10/31/2010 in Moms In School

Last update on 11/17/2010 by Janet


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...


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...