Thriving as a Person

Sometimes the role of mommy (or daddy) can consume more of 'you' than you like. This community is here to support you as you take care of the 'whole you', your sex life, your emotions... Keeping your identity as a person and living well.


Reading Baby

  • By Daniella · Posted September 15, 2008
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  • Thought I would share this amazing video: can-read/2100927?icid=100214839x12089280 37x1200501680 She is 14 months old ...

sleeping through the night

  • By Billie21 · New reply May 24, 2008
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  • my daughter is 7 months now....i LOVE her sleeping with me dont get me wrong..but im really ready for her to be in her own bed....i just dont know how to go about doing it i dont really what her in her ...

Mom's Bedtime: 9 am

  • By jenbait · New reply May 1, 2008
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  • Am I the only mom who wants to go to bed by 9 am? I swear. Even after a rare, good night's sleep, I wake at 5 to exercise for myself. After my workout, shower, tea, and etc's... the kids are awake, I ...


  • By Faye2007 · New reply January 10, 2008
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  • I'm a new mom with a beautiful baby boy. The only problem anyone outside of our family says he looks nothing like me. It really bothers me. My boyfriend tries to make me feel better but he doesn't understand ...


  • By Bee1 · New reply December 31, 2007
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  • hi my names bee. im 16 and rather unsure bout the whole pregnancy deal. i have most of the symptomes listed, im sexually active, and im confused about some of the words used like could someone explain ...

birth control question

  • By lildeb08 · New reply October 18, 2007
  • 2 replies
  • this is for nuva ring users: can you have sex during the week you take it out? or are you supposed to use a condom? this is only the second time ive taken it out and the first time we used condoms during ...

Just can't balance it all

  • By lildeb08 · New reply October 15, 2007
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  • Im 17 and i have a 3 month old daughter. I have to go back to school in august and im not sure how im going to handle being a mom and a senior in high school. I go to a Talented and gifted school so i ...

Nuva Ring

  • By lildeb08 · New reply September 8, 2007
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  • has anyone tried the Nuva Ring? i took it out wednesday so that i could start my period, and its friday and i havent started. this is the first period im supposed to have on nuvaring, so im not sure when ...

Making new friends

  • By Caseysmom · New reply September 5, 2007
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  • Hi! I'm 26 and first time mom. I've found that since Ive had my son that I have no friends! I would like to find some mom friends with children around the same age as my son (14 weeks) to hang out with ...

Never a moments peace

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  • By john (Inactive) · New reply June 18, 2007
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  • Ever since my wife and I had our daughter, it seems like we are constanty running around. We are both still working full time jobs, and it seems like every weekday goes like this: - get up at the crack ...

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