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I Think My Kids Drive Me Crazy

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    I Love My Son But Hes A Real Challenge!

    Hi i already posted this in the other group about mothers but i think this group is more appropiate lol! 4 yr old son's 'challenging behaviour' - advice needed! my 4 yr old son, whom I absolutely adore, is a real handful he is demanding, impatient, loud, domineering and more...
    littlemisstia littlemisstia 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 15, 2012

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    I Guess I Lucky Now

    I guess I am lucky my older two have moved out although my oldest daughter lives just a few doors down and I watch my granddaughter every day. my youngest is 14 and a freshman in high-school and I am constantly taking her to her various activities. I rarely get a chance to...
    librakitty05 librakitty05 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 20, 2008

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    3 Kids, 13 Years Of Crazy

    I have 3 daughters. The oldest has been trying to send my to the loony bin for 13 years. It has been all drama, all the time. Unfortunately she takes after her grandmother, who I also have to try to raise along with my children. My middle daughter was all sweetness and light...
    angrytp angrytp 36-40, F Jan 14, 2013

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    Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!

    I absolutely love my children I do! But OMG do they drive me up the wall. I was never meant to be a stay at home mom, i love being able to work and provide for my family. However the last 2 years I haven't been able to work...At first i thought hey this will give me more time...
    EdenEyed EdenEyed 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 9, 2010

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    For The Love Of God!

    My five kids appear to of made it their mission to send me off to the loony farm. I love them of course that goes without saying but jeez Louise I'm losing the will to carry on. You do as all the books advise, ignore the small stuff and discipline the larger stuff, ban them from...
    Stressedtooblivion Stressedtooblivion 26-30 Oct 4, 2012

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    So today i feel way better

    than yesterday ... I had a breakdown yesterday after i had cleaned my two year and three month olds room de cluttered threw away toys my 2 yr old just has all over the place and never plays with them... Their room perfct clothes perfectly folded away the babys organized by...
    paola04414 paola04414 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    I really really love my 6 year daughter

    as she's my every thing, but sometimes I just wish theres a mute button to stop the non stop talking and questions just for a minuet! I feel like a horrible mother saying this but with all whats going on with life I feel that kids get there enjoyment getting under there parents...
    nouraruon nouraruon 26-30, F 5 Responses Jun 12

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    Stretched Way Too Thin

    I have 3 boys, ages are 10, 5, and 4 and I have a 3 month old baby girl. I feel so overwhelmed, i have an abundance of patience for my daughter, but the boys are driving me insane. Especially my oldest, that boy can make me have to go into another room and have to just breathe...
    chalyn10 chalyn10 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 5, 2013

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    Oh, The Insanity!

    I'm with you gals! I have a 2year old boy and a 4year old girl who doesn't speak. They whine & fight constantly. By the time my family notices I need a break I've already gone insane. I need more help! I never thought I'd hate being a SAHM.
    PhotoMom PhotoMom 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 21, 2011

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    Really!?

    Are you serious!? I have an 11 yr old that's capable of more than she is willing to show, a 8 yr old gifted/adhd ball of fire! A 5 yr old sweet couch potato, a 4 yr old loverman, and a 2 yr old diva. We are the Nestor 7. My husband works full time and attends school full time and...
    Jnestor85 Jnestor85 26-30, F Oct 31, 2012

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    6 Year Old Still In Pampers

    My stepson has been with us for almost 2 yrs. His mother( filthy liar) told us he was potty trained, since my hubby raised the boy he knew he wasnt but she said that it was done and doing well. He comes back from visiting with her and we discover that not only is he not potty...
    WeddingsbyOnje WeddingsbyOnje 31-35, F Aug 23, 2012

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    My 3 year old and almost 5 year old never seem

    to listen to me or their dad. They tune us out when we ask them to behave, clean up a mess, etc. very frustrating.
    bcali bcali 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 16

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    No You're Mistaken Ep I Know My Kids Drive Me Crazy....

    I am a mother to two beautiful children. My daughter is two and my son will be one on the 20th of this month. Having two this close is crazy. Some days are goodish but most days will not go by without someone crying, breaking something, ruining something, hitting someone, someone...
    tairadactyl tairadactyl 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 4, 2013

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    About to Break

    I need a break, is that to much to ask? I really think my kids and maybe there dad <just a little> are going to cause me to loose my mind. I just want to get out, ALONE. Not he is watching the kids while I run to wally world to get a few things we need. I mean finding...
    lilduck lilduck 31-35 4 Responses Nov 19, 2008

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    I Have Four Kids And They Drive Me Loca

    I mean crazy will I have twin girls and one boy and a another lil girl and man its really hard i clean like every day becouse they are always making. A mess ir and will I really love team and even thigh there bad i really don't like to. But in the comer and its also harder...
    silvia7878 silvia7878 18-21 Oct 18, 2012

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    My Kids Drive Me Crazy And I Feel Guilty

    My children do not understand how to press the top left to their bottom left and not speak. With them being 10 and four years old, my wife and I have been parents now for over a decade. Without fail, every time I have attempted to speak to my wife in the presence of my children...
    LaPoete LaPoete 36-40, M 2 Responses Oct 4, 2013

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    Im sitting in my couch with my 5 year old watching Jake and the Neverland Pirates, and he turns and looks at me and says "mommy, do I look like a p*ckerhead?" My eyes got huge and...
    Lld84 Lld84 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 1

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    HOW DO YOU DECIDE WHO TO MARRY HOW DO YOU DECIDE WHO TO MARRY? (written by kids) You got to find somebody who likes the same stuff. Like, if you like sports, she should like it...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Nov 24

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    I am literally heartbroken. I've never went this crazy before. I've went from crying to throwing things. Throwing things to breaking things. Breaking things to smashing things...
    Brokenheart06 Brokenheart06 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    Today at work I met several amazing little ones! Kids can always make me smile and I'm always happy to have a conversation with them. Children keep me sane lol.
    girlanonymous0421 girlanonymous0421 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 25

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    I'm sitting here a couple nights before my exam and am I studying? No. Procrastinating. Eating, shopping, thinking of things I want to find and try... because I think I probably...
    mymiseo mymiseo 18-21 Nov 23

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    My emotions are all over the spot I think I'm going to be insane!
    Brookedrumm Brookedrumm 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 19

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    Dropping my four year old off at daycare today he said "I won't miss you today Mommy cause you always come back" I think he was really thinking about how he's going to miss me. He...
    Jennerrous Jennerrous 36-40, F 13 Responses 3 days ago

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    After taking my students to meet their parents one afternoon, I headed back to my classroom to prepare to go home. A random little girl, maybe seven years old suddenly approached...
    akamissw akamissw 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 20

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    So at work today this 2 year old girl says "I'm single"
    theshu12 theshu12 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 21

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    Six-year old Blueberry has a talk with her grandmother: "Are you going to die, grandma?" Blueberry asks. Surprised, her grandmother says, "When I am very old. Why do you ask...
    mareliberum mareliberum 26-30 1 Response Nov 25

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    Especially when they are telling a story. I love it when my 3 year old daughter tells me stories. She is so cute and funny. I just smile and laugh. And sometimes, I don't know what...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 25

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    yes they are free and save your life do it pls
    LindavdB LindavdB 16-17, F Nov 29

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    My 3 yo Little Girl; ''I beat you butt'' Anytime I **** her off... ''Mommy you good, tasty mommy(while nodding head eating)'' Anytime I say the number 1, she has an...
    FreyjaInBattle FreyjaInBattle 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 3

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    my 7 year old brother just told me " F ck you!" he screamed it loud because he broke my door handle and I kicked em out my room.... fML
    dksl14 dksl14 18-21, M 5 Responses Dec 4

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    Not cute so much as thought-provoking. Today my middle schooler told me that they aren't allowed to wear bandanas at school because gang members wear them. I said, "That's true...
    lauren71 lauren71 41-45, F Dec 4

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    Something funny happened at church today, we were in the middle of singing when a toddler walked towards the pulpit. Once he got near me, I motioned him to turn around. He gave me...
    MrFAQ MrFAQ 18-21 Dec 7

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    So my kid is going on and on chatting away about something. I had tuned him out, so then I decided to tune back in and he says, "he can even juggle my balls.." I'm like whoa wait...
    MrsGigalowJr MrsGigalowJr 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 7

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    I was watching TV and this little boy said, "I want a wife because my mom told me she won't be cleaning my room forever." Lol :D
    adhane05 adhane05 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 9

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    ME: Oh boy, we sure had fun at Snowfest today, didn't we?! NEPHEW: Yeah it was so much fun! I thought there was going to be rides & animals & stuff ... ME: hmmm ...
    aag311 aag311 41-45, M 5 days ago

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    Though according to family legend my uncle broke away from that norm and told my grandmother's friend to '**** off'. What is impressive is that he was still in a pushchair...
    morea morea 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    When my daughter was about 4 i was explaining to her how everything in life has consequences. Later that eve when her dad arrived she was pretend playing with her tea set and...
    urwright urwright 41-45, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    My 5 year old son said I needed to take him to the vet. I asked why and after raising his arms he said, "because these puppies are sick".
    Bryson888 Bryson888 36-40, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    niece: auntie how old are you? me: im 20 niece: ooh you are so close to being a mommy! me: *soul leaves body*
    lushsummer lushsummer 18-21, F 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    Whenever I have something on my mind, and whenever no one's around, I can't seem to stop myself from saying it aloud. Thinking in my head is just not enough. And whenever I'm...
    advicefairy advicefairy 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    How could I not be, you are simply amazing.. Very beautiful, very intelligent and a marvelous sense of humor.. And the more I know about you, the more I realize how truly wonderful...
    ReallyBill ReallyBill 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 22

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    I asked for her address and told her happy Thanksgiving. It was so hard for me to be nice to her but I did.. The last message above that was, "Your husband saved you. If it weren...
    Nannyxd Nannyxd 18-21, F Nov 27

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    And whenever I think, I think aloud so people must think I'm crazy. Especially when there's no one around that I'm talking to .
    advicefairy advicefairy 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I'm right so often I think I'm crazy
    ForbiddenSubmissive1 ForbiddenSubmissive1 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 3

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    It's not so much what self driving cars will be on the road or the daily trips to the international space station. When I say I think about the future... I'm thinking about the...
    shakenama shakenama 41-45, M 55 mins ago

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    For those of you who think it's ok to make fun of disabled kids/teens it's not funny at all it makes me so mad to see this or hear of this going on in the world it's not right at...
    Rach1544 Rach1544 16-17, F 5 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I'm batshit crazy I admit it
    styxc styxc 18-21, M 3 Responses 5 hrs ago