The trouble with 8 yr olds.....

Any one have issues with 8 yr old boys not listening, whining, arguing and basically being onery? It's on full bore at my house right now. I don't remember his brother being...

Started by Krista on 05/15/2009 in Moms Of All Boys

Last update on 01/01/2013 by Nina


My 20 year old son hates me.

Ok so here it is. My ex-husband is a pastor. Think he could be honest and trustworthy, wouldn't you? Well I guess even they can be ignorant! See our marriage was failing...

Started by Leanna on 08/13/2009 in Divorced Moms

Last update on 06/01/2014 by User


Ex-husband's girlfriend is verbally abusive

My ex-husband's girlfriend is verbally abusive to my sons. She yells at them, makes hurtful comments and creates a negative atmosphere for them every time they visit their dad....

Started by Wendy on 03/24/2010 in Divorced Moms

Last update on 11/06/2012 by Alexandra


nervous about my daughter

My daughter Sierra is 20 months she was born on 9/29/09 she has been an early developer. She started walking at about 7 1/2 mths she said a few words very early but now I feel...


anyone's baby still drinking from a bottle?

My 14 month-old drinks just fine out of the munchkin sippy cups, but my fiance's mother watches him and gets mad when I don't provide a bottle for her because she says he...

Started by Amanda on 05/22/2011 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 06/22/2011 by Sinead


family custody

My husband sister is bipolar, and mentally retarded. The sister had a child and the father has schizophrenia. We have full custody of the 3 year old. It has been he'll having...



Hi Everyone, \n\nI wanted to say Happy New Year to you all, and thank you for joining March 2002. \n\nI for one can\'t believe how fast the time has gone since my son was born...

Started by Ethosmom on 01/11/2009 in March 2002

Last update on 02/28/2009 by Deni


Recently diagnosed with ADHD

My 5 year old was just recently diagnosed with ADHD. He also just started kindergarten. I've already had to meet with his teacher once as well as the problems we have at home...


How thoughtful/rude are you?

This is a question that strikes me everytime I go to a store that requires a shopping cart, and cart corrals (spelling?). I have a 4yr old son, and a 4month old girl, and I...

Started by ~♥Little Miss on 08/06/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 08/09/2010 by Gena


Cleaning and kids

How do I get my 7 and 5 year old to pick up their rooms? I have tried allowance, pick a job from the hat, "throwing" the toys away (my 7 year old hands me the trash bag), and...

Started by Crystal on 01/17/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 01/23/2010 by Ruby


cloth diaper questions

I'm thinking about switching to cloth diapers for my son but I wonder if I'm crazy to try it after he's been in disposables for 9.5 mos? Has anyone else switched after using...

Started by Renee on 02/18/2009 in Crunchy Mamas

Last update on 01/19/2010 by Jan


Sensory Perception?

My child's doctor has mentioned that she may perhaps have problems with sensory perception. She hates to have her hair touched, combed, shampooed. Certain things like washing...


Baby's last name

I am a single, soon to be Mama (Due in Oct.) and was curious if any of you knew the law regarding a baby's last name. I would like for my child to have my last name, but I...

Started by Arin on 06/08/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/06/2011 by Yalana