Having custody issues. Any advice?

My son is two years old and his father only shows interest in him when it suits him. I filed custody papers last month, and he flew off the handle when he was served with them....


Is it Yours or His or Both?

I saw in another community a question that asked if stay at home moms bought gifts for their husbands. Well it kinda got into a debate about "Is the money yours, his, or both?"...


lost control of my house!!!!!

Ok so i have 4 children ages 9-boy and 3 girls ages 6,2,and 1. I think i have lost all control in my house. The 9 and 6 yr olds do what they want when they want. No matter...

Started by Sam on 04/12/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 04/20/2010 by Donna


Know it alls

Bit of a rant. I currently have a house guest, or couch surfer if you prefer. Young guy, only 22 (i'm 34) and a friend and co-worker of my fiances. He'll go out and come back...

Started by Amanda on 08/11/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 08/25/2010 by Holly


Hot headed tot?

I was just wondering if my 17 month old is "normal". He gets extremely mad and starts yelling at the top of his lungs and cries when he doesn't get his way. I have tried the...


Starting Kindergarten or Pre-K

My daughter will be 5 in may. She never went to a preschool and I really thought that I could teach her and her sister(who's a year younger) the basics! Well she is struggling...

Started by User on 04/20/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/20/2010 by Karen


Staying asleep

My son will be 7 months old on Nov 17th. He was born almost 3 months early. We are having trouble getting him to stay asleep. He falls asleep usually between 7-8 with no major...

Started by Kristi on 11/12/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 11/14/2009 by Ashley


Still Nursing and wanting to stop!

My baby who's pushing 17 months is still very dependant on me in the nursing department!!! I WANT TO CLOSE THE "BREASTAURANT" but can't figure out how to do that because my...



I am enjoying reading all of the conversations with a heavy heart. Tears fill my eyes and make it hard to type. I'm sure there are many out there who would not understand this...


SAHM back in school contemplating 2nd child

I am a stay at home mom of a 3 almost 4 year old. I have been home with my 3 year old off and on since he was a year an a half. I recently went back to school this past spring...

Started by J on 09/23/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 09/24/2011 by Heather


MIL, what would you do?

I work 8 months of the year. Right now I am laid off, when I go back to work in April my mother-in-law watches our son (he is almost 8 months now). She doesn't play by my...


disrespectful adult son

My son is going to be 22 he hasn't been able to keep a job until now and thats because he as been threatened. Never helps arounds the house. Buys food at hardees eats in front...


conflicting emotions

:-( my twin girls were born at 23 weeks Hannah died at 13 hrs old Brooke was 17days old, i now have a 3 yr old boy and a 2 yr old girl. Brock has been diagnosed as autistic.......