My MIL smacks DD's hands

I have a problem. Now, I'll admit that I am no where near a perfect parent. I struggle very hard to stay away from the lifestyle I was raised in, one that was very abusive and...


When will you have the "alcohol" talk?

Ok bad subject for me. I don't drink, my ex does. Luckily my kids hate the smell of it. BUT when they were both babies my insipid twit of a MIL decided to give them both...


I am so over whelmed!!

I am so over whelmed! Stay at home mom. My son is almost 9 months old. I feel so tired and under apreciated for what I do. I have no hobbies really. I have no extra money to do...


Is it wrong to cut out grandparents?

My father and his wife treat my husband and I horribly and don't show either of us any respect at all. They don't mind our rules, fight us on everything not just out son, and my...

Started by Catey on 01/05/2013 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/06/2013 by Ariana


Hi, I'm new here

Hi! My name is Melissa and I'm new to the board but not to motherhood. I just had my 4th little one on Aug 14th. I have 3 boys -ages 5, 3 and 2, and 1 girl -10weeks old. I...

Started by Melissa on 10/26/2008 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 10/31/2008 by Melissa


Girls in the bed room...

My 10 year old has a pretty diverse group of friends, boys, girls, from 10-14yo. they all play approrpriatly together (usually in MY yard, but at least that way know what all...



I have 3 kids and I have some problems with the middle child. She was hurt terribly by our divorce and now have some behaviour problems at school. What do i do? I have tried...

Started by Michelle on 11/24/2008 in Single Moms

Last update on 04/20/2009 by Cheryl


Little one will only latch on to one side

When I started nursing in the hospital, my little girl would only latch onto the left side. I was told that it was normal for babies to pefer one side over the other. One of the...



Hey, I'm new here, 19 single mother to a 3 1/2 month old :)

Started by Kelly on 02/11/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 02/11/2009 by Kelly


Hello! My Taylor is 6 mths old yesterday!

She is eating about 3 tablespoons of cereal and she is not very big on the veggies and fruit yet. I keep offering it, but she only eats maybe 2 tablespoons of sweet peas (which...