about to lose my job

Moms! I have been the main income provider for my family since our son was born last year and I'm pregnant again - due in March. The company I work for has announced that it...


teenagers / dating

I have a 14 year old and she wants to "date" I use the term loosely because kids dont really date like we used to. I have the following fears: 1) she will get pressured into...


My 5yr old son is afraid of everything!

My 5yr old son will not leave my side because he says he's afraid. I know that this age they go through that where they are afraid of monsters and stuff. He's basically afraid...

Started by Julie on 11/07/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 11/07/2009 by Lorraine


Early Childhood Trauma

I've been reading Deborah Gray's latest book "Nurturing Adoptions: Creating Resilience after Neglect and Trauma" and it is quite startling. It talks about the potentially...


my 9 month old is drivng me crazy!

I love my son more than anything but lately he has been driving me crazy. i take care of him all by myself, except for maybe half an hour a day, and lately he hasn't wanted to...

Started by Rachael on 06/09/2010 in August 2009 Babies

Last update on 06/12/2010 by Andrea


New to the circle

I have a 9 month old little girl. Her name is Aubrie. She is trying to crawl and pull up on things. She only has two teeth. She started wearing 12 month clothes right before...

Started by Angela on 01/23/2009 in April 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/24/2009 by April


I need advice about biting....

I need Help maybe someone can help with suggestion about NIcholas Biting his friends at school. He been doing this off and on. He actually bite today so hard he made someone...

Started by Helen on 07/15/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 07/15/2010 by Shaunna


Potty training

Hello, my son is almost 3 yrs old and i am having trouble potty traing him. He wiil do good for a week but then all of a sudden stop and go in his pull up. I need some tips that...

Started by Misty on 03/12/2010 in April 2007 Babies

Last update on 03/19/2010 by Deora


Being able to get things done....

I have a 4 year old and 2 year old who both are constantly wanting me. It doesn't matter how much attention I give them, as soon as I get up to clean or work on my school work,...

Started by Chantyl on 03/25/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/26/2011 by Ashley


Will my separation anxiety go away?

I'm new to this website but need some advice. Hope someone can help! I'm a first time mom and my daughter is just about 6 months old. I was hoping to go back to work soon...at...