How do you get the school to take you seriously? I work in the education field and they still won't take me seriously. My daughter is 8, and in 3rd grade. She has difficulty...


Pacifier HELP

How to get the pacifer away from a 15 month old and almost a 3 year old.. My oldest was doing so good without one and since her brother was born she wants one all the time. I...


Down syndrome and signing

I'm new to this site. I have a one-year-old with Down syndrome and I have been trying to sign with him, but my husband and I aren't as consistent as we should be (and who knows...


6 year old TomBoy

My daughter is 6 years old, she has been a 'tomboy' for about 3.5 years. She has never ever wanted to wear dresses or pink or anything girlee. She likes her hair short and would...

Started by Leia on 03/23/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 10/27/2012 by Niketa


Fat Kids More Likely to Be Bullied

http://health.yahoo.com/news/healthday/bulliestargetobesekids.html For kids, a few extra pounds may invite trouble from the schoolyard bully. New research suggests that just...

Started by Christa on 05/03/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 05/11/2010 by Susanne


What's your opinion on teen pregnancy?

I am a single young mother myself. I understand people's point of views about young mothers and how they are not able to take care of their kids by themselves ect. I have...



Hi, I am 44 years old and have had 7 miscarriages in the past 4 years. I have had 3 children from my first marriage (21, 20, and 14) with no problems. All of my pregnancies were...

Started by Heidi on 06/03/2009 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 06/05/2009 by Heidi


Grown children who seem to be aimless

I'm 54, with 2 grown children who despite being raised to understand the importance of education & despite being incredibly intelligent, have not finished college & have dead...

Started by Joyce on 04/29/2010 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 05/07/2010 by Amy


Need advice

My daughter is 3 years old and she has a speech issuse. The best way to explain it is to say that when she starting talking she talked like a duck. She has had speech therpy...

Started by Kat on 07/12/2010 in June 2007 Babies

Last update on 07/19/2010 by Candis


Creative ways to recycle

Hey yall. I know as stay at home mom we are always trying to come up with ways to teach our little ones things, and ways to save money. Okay so I have a very small home. 900...

Started by Sissy on 04/12/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 05/08/2012 by Eva


Why can't my husband be more supportive

I think the hardest thing about being a sahm is NEVER getting a break. My parents won't babysit their grandkids and my in laws live out of state. My husband thinks I'm selfish...

Started by Tiffany on 06/12/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/13/2012 by Stacey


Am I a bad mum?

Ok, here it goes I am 23 married and have to boys aged 4 and 2 1/2. And I am finding I am always yelling at my children, don't get me wrong I love them dearly, but there are...

Started by Laura on 12/18/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 12/20/2012 by Coley



my son has adhd and has been since age of three and i done things to try to help him not go on medication but he got worse and now he is on ritalin 10mg three times a day and he...


Feeling Broken...

Hello, I'm 26 weeks into my second pregnancy and again my 1 hour glucose test has come back high... granted 150 was my glucose after 1 hour of drinking glucola and they want me...

Started by Erica on 04/20/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 04/25/2011 by Erica


New to Home Schooling.....

So my son is only 8 months old, but my hubbie and I have already started talking about the best way for our son to get his education. Both of us went to the local public...