Mothers of Sons

For parents interested in addressing the special and unique needs and challenges of boys.


Letting Go

My 16 yr son has broken my heart, and no its not the first time nor expect it to be that last but I am having a real hard time coping with his behavior of choosing not to talk...

Started by Sandra on 06/05/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 01/22/2010 by Jennifer


potty training my 3 year old!

I need some advice! My son is almost 3 and has shown interest in the potty for at least a year and a half. Now it's to the point where he wants to wear the big boy underwear,...

Started by Melanie on 01/06/2010 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 01/18/2010 by Melanie


3 1/2 y/old only sayin a few words.

My 3 1/2 year old is not yet talking. he says a few words, train, mum, daddy, ham. Not many r clear. Can anyone tell me if their child has had this same problem?

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Started by Leanne on 09/15/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 01/15/2010 by Robyn



Hello. My name is JaNette. I am a married mom to 5 children and step-mom to 2 children who live with their grandma. We live in Southern Oregon. I am a stay at home mom who sells...

Started by JaNette on 10/06/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 01/10/2010 by Abby


How do i discipline my 14 month old?

My son is 14 months old adn i was correcting him and then tellin him no adn that didnt work so then i started popping his hand and then telling him no and correcting him adn...

Started by Kathrine on 10/27/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 01/10/2010 by Abby


Please help:1st b-day in the fall

My son is turning one in October & i need help with planning the party!!!!!I wanted to have crafts & games that were related to being outside & being in the fall that were age...

Started by Heather on 09/02/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 11/23/2009 by Sheena



Hey everyboby Im 19 years old and this is my first child. I need some help on what some signs are for teething. My son will be 2 months on the 9 of this month, and i...

Started by Brooke on 08/04/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 10/04/2009 by Rebecca



My 7yr old has started sleepwalking, my husband said it was like he was having a conversation to himself and moving the couch pillows all over the house. Anny suggestions on how...

Started by Katie on 04/24/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 09/08/2009 by Brandi


Are Boys More Loveing

Does every mum wiv a little boy find they are very loving alot more so than girls? My little boy is full of affection at all times and loves to kiss and cuddle.... He loves...

Started by Julie on 02/08/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 08/21/2009 by Lyndsay


My kids have gone wild and i have gone crazy!

I am pretty sure i have failed as a mother. My kids 7, 4, and 2 are so disrespectful. They do not listen at all especially my 7 and 4 year olds. Bed time is a nightmare with...

Started by Brittney on 08/01/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 08/11/2009 by Rakki


How to deal with empty nest??

my son is 20 and has been out of the house for a year now but I found myself still in his old room and catch myself thinking he'll come home soon when it's late at night.. He's...

Started by Tracy on 08/06/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 08/08/2009 by Mandy


Behavioral Issues...I need advice!

I have a ten month old little boy...for ten months old he has the equivilant of a two year olds attitude. I don't know if this an every baby thing or just a boy thing, he is my...

Started by Alycia on 05/18/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 08/06/2009 by Lyndsay



does anybody else have that problem my boy is 10 weeks and wants to be held all the time if i put him down he holds his breath till he nearly passes out any advice

Started by Kelly on 02/15/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 07/23/2009 by Lyndsay



Does anyone know how to calm down boys that suddenly go into hyper moods?

Started by Julie on 05/17/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 07/18/2009 by Lyndsay



My son is 2 and sooooo wild. I don't even want to take him to any of my friends houses because of his behavior. He throws their things around and I am embarrassed. Going...

Started by Jennifer on 06/16/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 07/02/2009 by Lyndsay