Coping without family members....

I am a 30 y/o working single mom with a 6 year old son. His father is no longer involved in his life. I work two jobs, one job is an externship full-time during the day then I...



My name is Kristin and I decided to start this site for an extra place to turn. I feel as though sometimes in the "rooms" I am not understood. I am a struggling recovering...

Started by Kristin on 11/20/2008 in Recovery Moms

Last update on 08/01/2010 by Amy


Dying to go back to work.

My son is 3 months old, my daughter is 19 months old. I took maternity leave from my job a month early because I took my daughter to work (I'm an adoption specialist with an...

Started by Alyssa on 02/25/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/25/2010 by Jessica


Sleep, Help!!!

My son is almost 7 months old and I am having a heck of a time with sleeping for him. He doesn't take long naps or very many at that. When it comes to bedtime it can be anywhere...


Welcome back!

To all members of my community formerly "Bottle-Feeding Moms", I've decided to reinvent us and open the discussion up to include more topics. I started this community back in...

Started by Jaime on 06/21/2011 in Bottle Babies

Last update on 09/02/2011 by Kellie


How do you manage class and kids?

I just had my Audrey in September. I'm nursing, and I have special needs son that requires me to drive him to school, and since it's so far to the school, I usually stay in...

Started by Sabrina on 10/08/2011 in Student Moms

Last update on 11/01/2011 by Sabrina


How much is your baby drinking?

I am looking for some ideas as to how much my son should be drinking. I am breastfeeding & working to I have an idea that he takes about 4-6 oz at a time, but its substantially...

Started by Angela on 01/14/2009 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/20/2009 by Cyndi


Motivating Kids to Do Well in School

I have 14 year old who is flunking math and literature. He enjoys his other classes and does decently (although there is room for improvement). He lies to me about finishing...

Started by Amy on 02/14/2009 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 02/27/2009 by Jennifer


Homework drama

My first grader has homework every Monday - Thursday night. It's 1 spelling exercise, 1 sheet of math review, and 1 book to read. I make her do her homework every night as...

Started by Nicky on 02/26/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/31/2014 by Zoe



Hello all! My son is just about 9 months old, and i have been breastfeeding the whole time, i absolutely love it! However, I have a issue that may prevent me from doing so for...

Started by Tiffany on 04/27/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/02/2009 by Tiffany


Foods in baby's first year?

I was just wondering about some do's & dont's for what my bub can eat in his first year. I was told by one clinic nurse not to feed him wheat. I've been told by several other...


when do they learn what "NO" mean?

I have a 15 mouth dauther and she don't understand what "no" mean. It's not that she bad or something like that but she's like a monkey, climbing on everything , she throw food...