Any ideas for consequences for a 13 year old boy?

Any thoughts on appropriate consequesnces for a 13 year old that lies, steals, is totally disrespectful and refuses to do homework or chores? Our current rule is no TV,...

Started by Sherri on 05/30/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 06/13/2010 by Kristy


Spitting up-feeding problems

My son was born about 6 weeks early-- his birthdate is may 10 2008, his due date was june 24th... some background on him: First of all, till he was born early, I had no issues...

Started by Lea on 01/21/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 01/24/2009 by Kate



I'm breastfeeding my 4 wk old baby, and now I think that I have thrush! I haven't seen my GP yet, but I was wondering what others have done to prevent it from worsening, and...


starting to resent this life

I'm finding everything so hard right now with being a step mum and all thats involved. I have been in my ss's life since he was 6 and I really like him but really, I just like...

Started by Beck on 04/06/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 07/12/2016 by Sofia


Not a big deal?

I feel like everyone thinks the stillbirth of my son wasnt a big deal just because he wasnt full term. To start off with I thought it was just in my head and told myself not to...


New Mom, New Wife, New Life

I have a 3month old. Im trying so hard to do my best. i feel like a bad mom. im exhausted all the time. i cant figure out how to keep the house clean n take care of it n...

Started by Michelle on 12/02/2008 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 12/03/2008 by Erin


How Much is Your Baby Talking?

Hello moms.....My daughter Brooke is 15 months and babbles away constantly......just not saying too many "English" words. She'll repeat a good amount of words after me...


Unaccepting Inlaws

My BF and I have been dating for 3 years now, and because he is American born and raised, Arabian Muslim and I American Bi-racial Christian they act as tho I am not good enough...


Diet pop makes you fat

New research has found that not only did people who drank two or more diet sodas a day see their waist measurement expand five times more than people who didn't touch the stuff,...

Started by Katherine on 06/29/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 08/12/2014 by Mrs.


stress stress stress

i kno its normal to be stressed and also depressed being a single mom takeing care of a baby with no help. it is a very lonely life which i am not used to befor i was a mom io...


37 Year Old Mom to Be

Hi, I am 37 years old & will be 37 when giving birth to my 2nd child. My 1st child was born at 35. At that time the doctor did not talk about any genetic testing but my 1st...

Started by Rachel on 11/03/2008 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/11/2011 by Laura


Should Surrogacy Be Banned

I read an interesting article on National Post about a surrogate mother who fled to protect the rights of the disabled, unborn child after the parents demanded abortion. You...