by Mary of "Outmanned Mommy"
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by Vicky of "The Pursuit of Normal"
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by Alexa of "No Holding Back"
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When I was 18 my world changed. My parents divorced, which was uncommon enough in my small home town, but then my mom started dating women. My world has come a long way in just 12 years. It sounds like a trivial, almost banal, More
Despite my magnanimous grace, we seem to consistently find ourselves in the same precarious position – a Groundhog Day’esque cycle, if you will - because there seems to be one thing even greater than my abundant forgiveness... More
Moms Are Talking About Right Now
6 hours ago -c. n. asks from Beverly Hills - My boyfriend and I dated for just about a year and then we broke up for a few months, but in the time we were separated he was with another girl who got pregnant with his child. We got back together And were together when the baby was born. I love the man, and I always ha...
8 hours ago -m. p. asks from Oklee - Hi guys, I've been with a great guy for a year now. We're both full time single parents and our kids go to their other parents on the same schedule. I have a six year old boy and he has 14 & 16 year old girls. We live separate. We are together on our off wknds and have su...
10 hours ago -M. G. asks from Olathe - Do you have a suggestion of a helper book for High School Chemistry? Looking for a book that we can have here at home as an easy to read/understand reference to help with concepts and homework. Thank you, Michelle
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I like to think I’m a pretty forgiving person. I believe in second chances and clean slates, do overs and fresh starts. It is because of this gracious spirit, that I will not be discussing any of your past transgressions, Spike. I will not mention……More
I know why moms aren’t the sexiest at the pool.
We blame spreading hips, sagging boobs, and the inevitable pull of gravity. We sit around and lament about how things don’t stay in place anymore and how terrible our bodies look after sacrificing them to the demanding goddess that is pregnancy….More
Growing up I was extremely sheltered. My world was homogenous. The rural town I lived in was approximately 99% white, Anglo-Saxon, Protestant. Apart from their red necks, of course. I had no idea how wide the world truly was….More
May 18, 2015 -A. B. asks from Seattle - I'm not coming on here to play victum, I'm also not looking for ridicule or to be slammed... so I beg you for my concious and already feeling like I'm falling apart please keep your negativity set aside. What I need to hear is what you would do in my position or how you'd...
May 7, 2015 -L. Z. asks from Seattle - Hi, I need some quick advice. One of our kid's grandmothers lives very close to us and we see her about 2 times a week. We are hosting the other grandparents this week and they are only here for 1 week and have never been to our home in 7 years due to illness. They were f...
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April 16, 2015 -m. s. asks from Bellevue - Last February we had to put our beloved kitty Butterscotch down because of congestive heart failure and tumors. Two months ago we had to put down our much loved bull dog Buster after he was diagnosed with incurable cancer. We didn't want either pet to suffer or be in pa...