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  1. All Singles and Married

    New Member Forum - Introduce Yourself!
    Hi, I'm a writer, a Marriage and Relationship counselor, building a happy Relationship that leads to Marriage is my happiness. Thanks to have you here.:x
  2. Introduction

    New Member Forum - Introduce Yourself!
    Hi all This is Vimi, a blogger running a blog . Pinkdomblog is a place with interesting and informative content about different aspects of life.. I write about everything. Be it marriage,relationships, etc. There are many topics which I want to be discssed in forums and...
  3. Custody advice - 800 calorie restrictive diet!

    Going Through Divorce or Separation
    Hello, I am 33M in Michigan. I have a 5 year old daughter who lives primarily with her mom (we are divorced). Our daughter has a tad bit of baby weight but nothing extreme. We have worked over the years to make proper health decisions and have made great progress with getting her BMI in line...
  4. Need advice - Parents advice especially appreciated

    Life After Divorce
    Hi all, I am a 33M and I have been divorced now for about 5 years. The hardest part of the divorce that I have settled on is not having as much time as I would like with my five year old daughter. I basically have her every other weekend and have a visitation once a week for two hours...
  5. New Father Looking for Advice

    The Men's Clubhouse
    Hello Fatherhood, My Wife and I welcomed our lovely Baby Boy into the world this past November. He is just about to be 4 months old. Tonight my wife finally explodes telling me that I am a bad Dad....Some background. My wife worked full-time up until the end of the first trimester. She was...
  6. Daughter going off to college. How are you guys handling thiis?

    The Ladies' Lounge
    Like most parent at this time of the year, I am getting ready for my baby to go to college. We are getting the required list going, she is buying her stuff and putting her things together. She is learning to drive. I am happy for her, she has worked so hard. She is a great kid. We've never...
  7. What I would really like to ask couples with children

    General Relationship Discussion
    Well, the good news is that my wife's pregnancy is as healthy as can be and we are both very happy for it. As we near the due date, whenever we meet friends the conversation turns more and more towards pregnancy, child birth and parenting. This is all well and good as everyone has a story to...
  8. I need help.

    General Relationship Discussion
    Okay, so I've been married for almost eight years and my Wife and I are on the verge of divorce. One of our major issues is our parenting style. I believe that spanking is necessary, while she wants to baby her. For instance our Daughter(5 yrs) has a habit of not responding/ignoring us(mainly...
  9. Will Having Kids Ruin Your Marriage?

    While we previously discussed that, no, having kids is not really to blame for marriages that struggle post-baby, a recent study out of Open University helps to enrich(/complicate) the issue (as well as validate some of those who feel that having kids did impact their marriage for the worse)...
  10. Am I doing the right thing by getting married?

    The Ladies' Lounge
    Hi there. This is my first time posting and I am truly hoping to get some advice. My question may sound silly, but I am genuinely concerned about my decision. I am a 22 year old female and from what I've been told for the last few years, very mature for my age. I'm currently engaged to a very...
  11. The last straw?

    Considering Divorce or Separation
    I am so confused and hurt right now. My husband and I have been married for 8y and together for 12y. I am 2.5 years older than him and he has struggled with maturity issues the entire time. Our relationship is complicated and rocky. I have loved him and built a life with him and our blended...
  12. Advice for New Parents

    The Family & Parenting Forums
    What was the best advice you were given as a new parent? Do you remember any advice that someone gave to you as a new parent that completely backfired? If a new mom asked you for one bit of advice, what would it be? Thank you, in advance, for your replies.
  13. 10 truths to share with your children while preparing them for adulthood

    The Family & Parenting Forums
    Many people make the mistake of waiting until their children are pre-teens to talk about money. I’m not talking about simple conversations that cover how much change should be returned when money is spent. I’m referring to deeper subjects like the U.S. economy, credit and cost of living. Some...
  14. Baffled by 3YO daughters change in behaviour

    The Family & Parenting Forums
    My daughter turned 3, couple of months ago and she has always been an out-and-out daddy's girl up until few weeks ago. All of a sudden, she want's my wife (mom) to do everything for her, she want's mom to put her to bed, pick and drop off from day care, give her a bath, read a book , feed her...
  15. We always thought we'd have children

    The Family & Parenting Forums
    We always thought we would have children. We agreed upon that when we met and fell in love during our Army assignment back in 2000. He was 29 and I was 25. We dated and lived together for four years before our marriage in 2004. No rush, we have plenty of time to start a family. I’ve always...
  16. Long-distance parenting

    The Family & Parenting Forums
    Hello all. I will try to keep this short and concise. My ex-wife and I are recently divorced. We have a 4-year old son. She recently was offered a lateral move within her company for more pay in the Bay Area, California (I am in Oregon, in the Portland area). Now, for reasons which my ex-wife...
  17. I am just lost.

    Physical & Mental Health Issues
    Hi, I just joined this site today because I didn't know where to go but I needed to let it out somewhere. I had a child when I was 18, moved to a new state by 19 and lived with a woman who I stayed with for a little over a year as a single mother. I enrolled in college, I dated a new man who I...
  18. Feedback ?

    Going Through Divorce or Separation
    Alrighty...I'm sure that I'm not going to ask any new questions here, but I just can't find any that really apply to my particular situation, and I'm being too lazy to search through the hundreds of threads on here. I and my husband were together for 12 years, married for almost 8 when we...
  19. What does it means to be a father and a husband?

    The Family & Parenting Forums
    I'm struggling just to get my husband to take on the role and responsibilities that come with marriage and having a child. Before we were married he always was willing to help me and I felt like I could count on him for anything. Ever since our daughter was born, he has whined and wiggled his...
  20. Husband and Son hate each other

    The Family & Parenting Forums
    When one walks into the room the others demeaner changes. My husband is very overbearing with the children. He is very strict and gripes about everything all the time. For example, a typical day at my home consists of my husband coming home, saying hi to myself and my daughter. He then proceeds...