Trying to fit it all in

I'm a mom aged 42 and have two kids 7 and 12, and have been a single mom over the last 5 years, after a messy divorce and a drink problem, I ,have over the last 4 years have...


attitute mr 5 yr old

my five yr old son is getting quite and an attitute about him. i also have a 3 yr boy and a 4 month old girl, i know it hasn't been easy with all the changes in the family, but...


Getting over the hurt

Hi, I'm a single mom. My ex left when I was pregnant. Long story short, he decided to be part of our child's life and although we decided together how our child would be raised,...

Started by Leela on 10/24/2013 in Single Moms

Last update on 11/05/2013 by Leela


Child bearing differences - who is right?

I have a great 3 1/2 year old daughter. Her father has been out of her life for a year. But I dated a friend I have known since the 5th grade for a few months (from October...

Started by Melyssa on 12/25/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 12/30/2009 by Janet



I have not heard from my childrens father in over 4yrs, and I have moved out of state that i got married in with my boyfreind. Does abandonment still apply? I have no way to...


worried about having another baby

my daughter is only 2 weeks old and my partner is already talking about having another one. people have told me i had a good labour but it didnt stop it from hurting any less....


What books would you recommend about twins?

Hello! I am a soon to be mother of twins that seems to have plenty of time to read right now while these twins are "cooking" and I am staying off my feet as much as possible. I...

Started by Tina on 09/25/2012 in Twins

Last update on 10/15/2012 by Beatrice


I feel like my husband is being unfair

I'm a SAHM. He works hard and a lot. He is a manager of a restaurant. He gets tips everyday so that's more money on top of his paycheck. We aren't poor in the least. I feel as...

Started by Alicia on 08/30/2013 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 04/04/2014 by Shannon


How to cope with teenagers...

How do you cope with teenager? What are the skills? Why does 'Super Nanny' not help with teenagers like she does young children? If only we were shown the skills and given...

Started by Sue on 11/18/2008 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 11/28/2008 by Patty


ex husbands x

hi, me and my husband have been seperated for 18 months, hes moved on and is very happy, but i have such hatred for him (and believe me i dont want him back theres juat a lot of...


Need car seat recommendation

I am looking for recommendations for convertible/booster a car seat. My 2.5 year old is currently in an Evenflo Triumph, but I am going to transfer my 9-month old, 23lb infant...


i'm ashamed.

i must say that i am ashamed to be a part of circle of moms. when i joined this group i was looking for advice on the really tough things i was encountering with my children...


Help.....Last name debate

I'm 5 months pregnant with a baby girl. I have a son and he is 20 months old. His father and I are talking about getting back together. In the meantime he knows that I am...

Started by Serene on 02/22/2010 in Want To Vent?

Last update on 03/28/2010 by Kimberley


did anybody hear

about europe (i think its europe)wanting to make people who are going to be getting a dog take a test to see if there even able to care for that dog, when i heard that it struck...