Is it bad to not let family babysit

we are planning to go back home to missouri from florida in like october. every time i talk to my mom she is always YELLING at my neices. not just getting onto them but yelling...


Are you serious?

I am the mother of 8, and my husband has 3 by a previous marriage. I have been taking care of his children for over 5 years. I've never physically met theis biological mother,...

Started by Ronniesha on 01/16/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/16/2010 by Colleen


How do you feel about Christening/dedicating?

When I was a baby I had a Christening. The church I belong to now does not hold Christening?Dedications for babies or small children. They believe all little ones already belong...

Started by Starr on 08/08/2010 in Christian Moms

Last update on 08/20/2010 by Jill


What is God's Best?

I am a first time mom, 25 years old and a nurse. I am due Feb. 18th and having a girl! My story about how I ended up at theis point is very long and complicated. Too make a long...

Started by Joy on 01/01/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 01/02/2009 by Nancy


your babys name.

where did you get your babys name from? my ex wanted to call my daughter sky but it is a very popular name in australia, maybe too popular. the name skylar just popped into my...

Started by Natalie on 01/15/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 09/27/2010 by Jeanette L


I need help with my 10 year old daughter!!!!

We are an Egyptian family living in Cairo. I am a mother of 2 daugters 11 and 7. They both have very different characters. I stayed at home for 10 years to be there for them and...

Started by Perihan El on 05/23/2012 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/24/2012 by Katherine



I am new here. I am 53 and have 2 grown children but 2 of my grandchildren live with me. The 8 year old has ADHD and has been on medication for 4 years. I did not want this to...

Started by Laura on 04/20/2010 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 09/12/2013 by Debbie


What about moms over 40 with adult children?

I am going to invite friends w/adult children to post also...this is a very difficult time to be a mom of ANY kid; let alone adult kids...don't do too much; yet support, let...

Started by Candace on 12/30/2009 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 08/12/2014 by Cheryl


Help Me Understand

I am concerned and more than a little frustrated at the state of a lot of our young people. Back in 1989 when I 1st started working with kids, the educational philosophy went...

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Started by Theresa on 03/06/2009 in Moms For Obama

Last update on 04/04/2009 by Megyn


I need other peoples opinions on this!

I have a three month old daughter she weighed 6lbs. 7oz when she was born. For the past three months my b/f parents have been telling me that i need to put cereal in her milk...

Started by Evelyn on 10/31/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 11/06/2009 by Autumn


fed up with working mums putting us down?

I am a stay at home mummy with two little girls and another on the way and I've always considered thats my choice, I want to bring my kids up myself, be there for every one of...

Started by Tammy on 09/11/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 07/10/2011 by Tiffany


Teen pregnancy

I am a 31 yr old female who has a 17 year old stepdaughter that is pregnant!...We have full physical and legal custudy of her. Her mother is a drug addict who bounces in and out...

Started by Karen on 01/09/2009 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 01/31/2009 by Karen


16 & Pregnant, Teen Mom & Teen Mom 2.

This came up in another conversation, and I'm curious to hear everyone's opinion on these shows. I will admit that I watch them because I find them engrossing, but I want to...