Teenage Daughters

What should I do with my 14 year old daughter who doesn't clean her room, has a very bad temper and like to hurt her little sisters when ever she can not get what she wants. She...


When do you make a move??

The background: My hubby is an electrician and travels extensively. The changes in the economy mean that he is gone further away now than ever before. He has been away for...


So broken hearted....

Hello, i need some advice. My youngest son has just returned from Afgan. and i am so grateful to God. He has decided to end his marriage. He has a wonderful wife and she is so...

Started by Marliss on 06/22/2010 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 08/18/2011 by Margaret


Feeling lost and alone..

My son is 5 years old. He just started Kindergarten on Aug. 24 this year. He never been to any kind school or play ground before. Never really played with any other children his...


Husband may be going away for MANY YEARS

I have not been married long but we have an 8 year old daughter together. My husband is currently incarcerated and may be facing serious times if he is convicted (up to life). I...


Holiday MIL issues

I need some unbiased advice. I am having some issues with my in-laws and it's driving me crazy and I am not sure how to best handle it. The gist of the story is that this will...


Well we have a dignosis, Autism

well after battles and struggles we have a dignosis for our son, James IS autistic. He had a 3Di or something done and he scored 20+ on all 3 aspects one was higer than 30! this...


need opinions

so this is kinda long but its really bugging me. My daughter who is 6 has a friend who lives a few houses down. The kids played a lot together & then it kinda stopped. I called...

Started by Just Another on 06/11/2012 in MomConfessions

Last update on 09/16/2012 by Determined


Homework and dishonesty

I am very frustrated. My son is 13 and generally very well behaved. He has excellent manners, does his chores and is very responsible. His teachers all praise his attitude in...

Started by Jen on 02/13/2010 in Kids Over 10

Last update on 02/16/2010 by Jean


Feeling Guilty for Being Alive

I'm 19 years old and I lost my son's father six months ago in a car accident when I was six and half months pregnant. I was not in the car or anything but I feel so guilty for...

Started by Liane on 03/03/2011 in Widowed Moms

Last update on 05/06/2012 by Roseanne


Share your story

Talking about things always helps so this is my story. At 23 I unexpectedly fell pregnant. It was a shock but we were over the moon. My cousin & 2 friends were also expecting &...


IUD ?'s

(A little background) We are expecting our son the first of March & have an almost 4 year old daughter. In between these two I had a miscarriage(we're pretty sure it was an...


Dr. Phil, the foster system, & the octuplets

As a foster parent I am very supportive of the idea that the system needs to be fixed. But I am unsure as to what exactly Dr. Phil is proposing as areas to fix & how to fix it....

Started by Jennifer on 03/13/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 03/25/2009 by Jennifer


Ugh! Not sleeping through the night...

Hi. My 14 month old is not sleeping through the night anymore. She goes to bed around 7:30pm and is fine for a few hours, wakes up around 11:30, then again at 2:00, and then...


Advice on getting kids to enjoy hiking

I have 8 and 11 year old girls. Both have been on a fair number of hikes since they were young. The older one loves hiking. The younger one really does not. I've tried...

Started by Jennifer on 08/05/2009 in Hiking Moms

Last update on 08/07/2009 by Heather-lee