Grown up questions

There are questions every parent knows that their child is going to ask. Where do babies come from? How do they get in there? I have half sibilings and she wants to know how...


What to do when the problems start

Okay... so I get the first of the dreaded phone calls. It seems as if my 11 year old 5th grade step-daughter is serving in-school detention tomorrow. Her and 8 of her other of...


Teaching Grammar vs. Teaching Writing

I'm curious to know how other language arts teachers feel about the debate of teaching grammar in order to improve writing skills vs teaching writing and not focusing on the...

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Started by Christine on 05/16/2009 in Teacher Moms

Last update on 07/23/2013 by Baby


where do babies come from advice!

My two boys aged 5 and 7 are starting to ask questions about where babies come from etc. Any ideas/hints on how to handle. Anyone recommend some good reading material please?


Single Mom with 13 year old son

Things are changing so fast with my son in the last few months. I'm a single Mom and his father floats in and out of my son's life here and there, but isn't supportive at all......


frank talks

With all of the sexting, innapopriate use of the internet, cell phones etc. it's made me wonder when the right time is to talk to children (mine are very young) about sex and...


Here we go again...

Its been brought to my attention that the sm in my situation started a new topic on Step Moms. She wants to know why would someone tell there child the nitty gritty details of...


My kids shares and I rant

I have a 17yo daughter who has a facebook page. I am okay with her having a page (she kept making them when I deleted them anyway), but she has a real problem with sharing too...

Started by Jeannette on 11/02/2011 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 11/14/2011 by DeAngela


Should I just stop trying??

I have tried for 6 months now to speak to my children's soon to be stepmom. She still refuses to speak to me. She says I am controlling and want to know too much about my kids...


My daughter is confused

Hi there,im a 25y mum and my daughter is confused,she doesnt understand y her brother dont live with her and y my mother keep telling her im sick wen she can c im not how do i...