Overbearing grandmother, what to do?

I have three children 9, 7, and 5 and we live less than five minutes away from my biological father and my step-mom. My step-mom is administrative assistant and feels like she...


Side affects of divorce on boys

My son is straight up difficult- manipulative and only 5. Everything is a struggle and a fight. I think he has Oppositional Defiant Disorder. I also think that his behavior...

Started by Genevieve on 11/27/2008 in Divorced Moms

Last update on 01/25/2009 by Melissa


Quirky discipline rules that work

By Barbara Rowley I've made a lot of bad rules in the decade I've been a mom, from irrational threats ("No graham crackers in the house ever again if you eat them in the living...

Started by Jodi on 05/21/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 05/21/2011 by Elfrieda


Child grief; HELP

My youngest son is 6. In 2007, he lost his Fraternal grandmother to cancer. He spends a lot of time with that side of his family but lately he has been really sad and he is...


Getting my toddler to sleep on her own

I need advice. Ever since my daughter was born, I slept with her... Now that she's 3years old & I have a new fiancé I've been trying to get her to sleep on her own. I did the...

Started by Christina on 04/07/2013 in Toddlers

Last update on 05/18/2013 by Cecilia


how can i handle my 2 yr old

ok i have a 2 yr old little boy that is starting to explore his words...im trying to be calm about situations i go thru wit him...now hes at this stage where everything is no...

Started by Charnae on 06/08/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 06/18/2010 by Charnae


Talking about sex with 16 year old daughter

We have a 16 year old daughter who was recently asked out by an 18 year old boy from our daughters school. He came to our home and met us and then they went on their first date...

Started by Sara on 04/29/2016 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 05/04/2016 by Sara


I am losing my role as a mother....

I am 23 years old. I work nights and sometimes days serving tables at a fine restaurant to pay for my son to go to a 5 star daycare. I also use this money to pay for my car and...


Nursing At Night...

I still breastfeed my daughter, and she eats solids (no formula). I also nurse her to sleep for her naps and for bed time. She also wakes up during the night on average 3-4...

Started by Sarah on 01/01/2009 in April 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/07/2009 by Chanel


Husband is a Picky Eater!!

Ok so my husband is the worst when it comes to eating healthy. He says it's b/c of the way his mom was....she never cooked anything for him and his sis when he was younger and...

Started by Ashley on 05/11/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 04/26/2012 by Teresa



Hi moms I need some advice on disciplining my (will be 11 month old on nov 8th) little girl...she is very advanced, she has been walking now since she was 8 months so she is...

Started by Antoinette on 11/06/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 11/09/2009 by Christa


Bad mom? Help im 17

Hello! I'm 17 and hav a 2 year old girl. My boyfriend is 19 and he isn't the best father. He smokes around Jaylin, smacks her, yells, and cusses at her. I try to be the best...

Started by Kiersten on 03/15/2015 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 04/28/2015 by Sasha


What to do about my mother-in-law

My MIL is driving me crazy. She is the type of person who wants to be in charge of everything and I am a VERY independent person I mean I moved out of my own parents house when...


should i just go?

My boyfriend is a DJ. We have been together 3 and half years and broke up once before because when we moved I moved all of our belongings into our new house on my own while he...

Started by Taylor on 09/16/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 09/16/2010 by Rica