torn in between the two.

when i was pregnant my sons father was so excited, he seemed like he would be the greatest father. my son is now 8 months. we moved out to our own apartment. lately he has...


going back to work........

hi. sorry if i posted this twice buit i do not see the 1st one anywhere! My baby is almost 4 months old and I havent worked since she's been born and am not going to be...


Just found out! HAAAAAALP!

Alright my son (first child) will be 7months old on the 11th and I just found out we are having another one! HOORAY, we actually are happy and our son Ethan is great I'm just...


How do you cope with the winter blues?

I am a SAHM of a 17 month old baby girl. She is my only child as of now. Ive been feeling very depressed and stressed lately. I am sure its a combination of things but the...

Started by Deana M. on 02/02/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/03/2011 by Katelyn


sleep issues

i thought perhaps you all may have ideas... my son is 18 months and has never been a good sleeper. i live in an apartment and don't feel it's fair to my neighbors above to let...

Started by Laura on 12/01/2008 in Single Moms

Last update on 12/03/2008 by Lauren


Dilemma with BioMom

To make a long story short, I am looking for a good book recommendation and/or recommendation on an article to send to an unresponsive BioMom. She and her 5 year old daughter...

Started by Tara on 01/10/2013 in Working Moms

Last update on 01/11/2013 by Lakota


Another 1???

I was thinking bout trying to have another baby soon. I only have the 1 little boy Cohen who is 14mths. How hard will it be? I want to have them close together in age.

Started by Christie on 05/31/2009 in March 2008 Babies

Last update on 06/14/2009 by Tara


How do you cope with being a stepmom?

I have been with my boyfriend/finance for 2 years (we are soon to be engaged but have not made it official to family yet). When we were dating for 3 months he got a paper in the...

Started by Alyson on 09/19/2011 in Step Children

Last update on 12/18/2013 by Julie



Hi! My name is Jennifer. I am 28 and I started this community because I didn't see any others like it. In 2007 I was pregnant. I was about to enter my 6 month, when my water...


Name Calling???

I have a 9 year old transracial adopted son. What to do about the name calling? I'm joining Wise Up. My husband went to a seminar on Racism.. Any tips would be greatly...


Advice for a friend.

Hello ladies! I need some advise for my friend.. She has a 10 month old baby girl, and she is having some problems getting her to go to sleep at night time on her own. The only...



First time, young Mom here -- nervous about practically everything I do! PLEASE DO NOT RESPOND IF YOU ARE ANTI RICE CEREAL. I have done much research and have chosen to move...