Going through a divorce

Ok well 4 weeks ago I got a text from my husband say he wanted a divorce. Long story short. He has only kept his kids 3 year old and 19 month old once. He wanted them to spend...

Started by Jessica on 11/09/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 11/10/2009 by TONI-ANN


6 year old thinks she looks fat

My 6 year old has been a bit obsessed with her size for a while now and it is very concerning to me. She is very thin but insists on wearing a belt around her waist to look...


A little annoyed

My boyfriend is really close to his family and, I have to admit, most of the members of his family are amazing and I love them, too. The issue is that, in true family fashion,...

Started by Paula on 11/11/2009 in The Mommy Trade

Last update on 11/19/2009 by Paula


I am having troubel with My 15 !!!!

Iam having trouble with my 15 year old son. He is very respectful.. to everyone but me. I have tryed every thing. All I hear from his trachers is how well behaved he is, even...

Started by JerrieAnn on 03/25/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/26/2010 by BRANDI


venting, advice is welcome!

I am having serious issues with my SS BM, I can not stand her. My husband and I try to avoid talking with her because she always brings drama. My husband will only talk to her...

Started by Samantha on 01/20/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 01/20/2010 by Bobbie


am I in the right place

I adopted our son a month ago. my husband and I are white, our son is African American. Most beautiful boy I have seen. He's not biracial but we face a lot of criticism for...


Should I forgive her?

My mother and I havnt spoken since my sons funeral 4 and a half months ago. My son came early and was stillborn, while I was in hospital she started stirring with my mother in...

Started by Belinda on 04/20/2011 in StillBorn Moms

Last update on 09/15/2011 by Belinda


my head and heart have issues- help

just wondering if i could get some views on my situation...i left my sons dad wen he was 2 months old as he was violent and destroying me,this had many effects on me which im...


Need parenting advice

Whats a good way to discipline a child? How do you get a child to stop saying certain words? How do you get a child to stop looking at someone with a certain face?


The Nanny Diaries...

On a hot afternoon in New York City, my friend Miriam was sitting at a grassy public venue, watching her child play alongside other kids in the care of various moms and...


Returning to work :(

I am returning to fulltime work on the 19th and have been really stressed about leaving my daughter in daycare for 9 hours a day. She is still too young to understand that Mum...


8 Month old in a "big boy bed"??????

I need help, My 8 month old son will not go to bed till around 11:30 12:00 SOMETIMES 1AM. Ever since i let my cousin watch him he has been going to bed at these hours... (she...


SO help...please?

I mean I know im not the worst case here but I have no IDEA what to do sometimes. Do any of you also struggle being single & through constant battle of depression? I know I must...