The Railroad Life

Hey All, I'm new to the circle so I thought I'd introduce myself. My name is April. I have 3 homeschooled kids and a husband who works for Union Pacific Railroad. Anyone...


Special needs on two fronts!!!!!

I have experience as the parent a highly gifted child. My six year old daughter was very advanced verbally even as a young baby. She was almost fluent in our own baby signs by 5...


Growth Spurt?

I have a 4 month old daughter named Rebekah Anne. She got her shots about 3 days ago and has not slept through the night since and is also teething and will hopefully get her...

Started by Alecia on 12/12/2008 in First Time Mom's

Last update on 12/16/2008 by Alecia



so yesterday i watched a video by a well known speaker in the gay community. of course i can't find the video or remember his name, lol, but he claims that there's no such thing...

Started by Rosie on 08/24/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 07/07/2012 by Miss


Why Vaccinations are important...

I know there's a lot of debate about vaccinating children, but this news story highlights for me why vaccination is so important....

Started by Sara on 04/05/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 05/15/2010 by Chatty


Adoption gone wrong

I need help. I adopted a 7 year old girl and she is now 10. We fostered her for 1 year and then adopted. she is the typical DCYF child with multiple disorders and multiple...


If you made the laws

I've seen a bunch of posts where we discuss what we think should be made law or what we feel should be regulated so fill in the blank: If I could make or revise current law I...

Started by La on 01/25/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 01/29/2010 by Good Day!


Sperm Bank...is that what we need to do?

My husband and I are wanting to add a little one to our family. We have three beautiful girls, his from before we were married. Now that it has been a year sense I adopted them...

Started by Tonya on 08/11/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 08/28/2010 by Traci


The rights of a father?

The father of my son is not on the birth certificate, after 2 years the father wants to be able to see our son. I don't want his name on the birth certificate, but I think he...


mother of 15 year old

hi i am a single mom with a 15 year old daughter. there is alot of tension lately she started dating she has gotten really serious about this boy. I have alot of...

Started by Pam on 01/06/2010 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 01/08/2010 by Nadine



I have a 22 month old and I am having difficulty with her wanting to eat; I am told she will eat when she get hungry enough. Should I worry??



my son is 19 momths old and he understands you ever well and will do what you ask of him. when we went to his last doctor appt his doctor said that if he is not talking more...

Started by Mellissa on 11/12/2008 in April 2007 Babies

Last update on 12/03/2008 by Melissa


Mom's with teen boys

Hi mom's just thought I would share some info for mom's with teen boys...For the past 2 yrs we have been dealing with our youngest son and upper back pain...well they...