Lies, Lies, and more Lies

My daughter is 14 and she tells us so many lies, it's driving me crazy. I feel I try to do everything for her and I don't deserve to be disrespected in that way. We have tried...


Do you still give time to yourself?

Please do share...I was recently asked by a girlfriend to share the last time I looked at myself in the buff and what my reaction had been. This question got me thinking....

Started by Grace on 07/28/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 07/29/2010 by Wendy


Tried so many meds... what is next?

Hi everyone. I am the mother of a 5 year old son (in a few weeks). He has been on medications since he was 3 1/2. He has a severe case of ADHD, and I feel so alone and isolated....


Bipolar vs ADHD

So how do you know when it is not ADHD? When do you know if it something more serious? Robert does good on Concerta, but we recently had to take him off because of weight loss,...


Step child Playing sides

My Step son is 13*yr.s old~(ADHD) Major Attitude with me & his little sister(10)~ esp. when Dad gets home. He usually *Acts Like he doesn't hear me or just walks off while im...

Started by Joanna on 02/01/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 02/04/2010 by Shannon


Pumping Milk For Baby and Working

I pump milk every day all day. My office pretty good about it, so they don't give me any slack. I'm just wondering why do other people find it offensive, nasty or yuckie to talk...

Started by Angelic on 09/27/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 09/28/2010 by Hayley


My two year old daughter hates daycare

Normally I'm a stay at home mum, as I only work part time during school holidays and now I've just started working one day a week as well, as that's the only available time at...

Started by Chrissy on 10/22/2011 in Toddlers

Last update on 10/23/2011 by Alison


Advice anyone?

I really need some advice and guidance. My 1 year old daughter is suppose to be in the care of her father from 7pm-9pm every Tuesday night, as well as a few hours on Saturdays...


Trouble teenager

My 16 yr old son is a great kid.. But he is my problem child.. So stubborn, Doesn't care about school, Now he is suspended.. Been to meeting with his teachers etc still no...


Friends for your child

Where do I start? Excuse me if I waffle a bit! Sadly, due to a job loss, my husband has had to take over the parenting role for our children - I say sadly meaning for me,...

Started by Lori on 09/11/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/12/2009 by Debbie


moody husband

how do u get time with your husband when you have 2 small children and the only family around are his dad and wife that only show one of your children any type of affection or...


wat 2 do

I am a single mother of 3. I play bth roles 95% of the time. I work full time and have a prn job. I start takin college courses in less thn 2 wks. I am exhausted and at times...

Started by Faren on 05/29/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 05/30/2010 by Telika


I'm scared for my Twins!

I am currently pregnant with twins, a boy and a girl. Their father has recently, well, honestly before I left him, married a woman who is telling me that she is going to...

Started by Lindsay on 04/07/2011 in Single Moms

Last update on 04/11/2011 by Christina


When and How much to teach children

My husband and i are both pagans and we have a 2 year old son together. We have had some differences in when and how much to teach our son about our faith. Neither one of us was...

Started by Kathryn on 11/07/2009 in Pagan Moms

Last update on 02/26/2010 by Jennifer


Stay-at-home dads anyone?

My husband has been a stay-at-home dad for several years. We're finding it economically impossible these days though, and are looking for him to find employment. Anyway have a...

Started by Paula on 11/06/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/07/2008 by Paula


potty training

I have three kids and I think I have done well raising them , but I am having trouble potty training my almost 3 year old son.

Started by Frances on 11/18/2008 in Toddlers

Last update on 11/18/2008 by Victoria


going out...

weneva i go out with my 3 month old, she crys and is really moany. im tryin to get her used to noise and different places but we always end up goin home early! even frm family...