Financial Problems: Preschooler

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My 4 Year Old Son Tells Me His Pre-school Teacher Is Calling Him a Bad Boy

Hi Ladies, We just moved here and I started my 4 year old at a new pre-school. Last wednesday he told me that his teacher called him a bad boy. Yesterday he didn't want to talk much about school and then said Ms J called him a bad boy again. The more I think about this the more it infuriates me. My son does not lie and bad boy is not a phrase he has ever used or heard in our house. The problem is I can actually see this woman using that phrase by her age and teaching history of 25 years of 4th graders. She seems very sweet and the...

Job Loss

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Lost Job - Tell Daughter

My daughter is six. I lost my job 3 weeks ago but have not told her. Mostly because she is in an after school program 3 days a week and I had paid for the month. I'm considering keeping her in it 2 days a week next month for continuity as I am hoping to get another job pretty quickly. Now the issue! I feel so guilty when she mentions me working or going to work. Do you think it's a big deal that I don't tell her? I don't even want to tell her. I've always worked and I don't want her to feel like anything is different when this...


My 3 Year Old

I'm having a couple problems with my 3 year old, the most important problem...

Repairing Credit

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Having a Hard Time Trying to Teach My 4 Year Old!!!!

Hello wonderful moms! I need your help. My 4 year old is having a hard time focusing. Since I'm a SAHM and we don't really have the funds to send him to a preschool, I try to teach him myself a long with my 21 month old son. He is very smart BUT its like he dont apply hisself. My husband told him he wants a SMART kid not the COOL kid. My son then says to his father, "Well I want to be cool, not smart!" We can sit down and try to do his workbooks and worksheets and he wants to play, or he starts talking about something that has nothing to...