What are some ppl's views on disccipline? Especially spanking. Is it a do or dont, what age is inappropriate to spank? Do u do time outs, etc.???

Started by Erica on 07/24/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/24/2009 by Debra


What do I do?

My 3 1/2 year old is suppose to go to school September 17 and I've done nothing to prepare him and I. I haven't got the vaccinations and to top of that he's not even potty...

Started by Sharon on 08/31/2009 in Children Of 2006

Last update on 09/04/2009 by Alison


What can I do?

I have a 7 year old with severe cerbal palsy and he can't really go to school so we have them come to the house. He has a OT and PT once a week for an hour and a speech therpist...


When do you start discipling your child?

There's alot of things I said I would never do once I was a mother, and I'm starting to eat my own words. One thing I don't want to slack on is discipline. I don't want my 2...

Started by Ann on 09/14/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 09/14/2009 by Ann


in a bad situation

im a single mother of a 3 year old boy, and also less than a week away from delivering my second child. i was with my first sons father for 7 years and things eventually fell...



I am new to this community and the reason I chose it is because between my fiance and I we are expecting our 5th child, all boys. there is his, mine and ours. We have several...


nail bitting, picking, and finger sucking!?!?

My 5 year old bites her nails and she also picks at anything and everything from scabs to bites so they take forever to heal. I feel like i have tried everything from praising...

Started by Sonya on 10/22/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 10/23/2009 by Sonya


How to get a 3 and 4 year old to sleep for the night?

Hello! I am going crazy here I dont know what to do. Any advice will help if haven't tryed it already. My sons ages 3 and 4 sleep in same room as the other room is where there...

Started by Elizabeth on 10/31/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 10/31/2009 by Elizabeth


Early Academics

I have been reluctant to discuss this topic as most posts I've read seem to support Baby Einstein and My Baby Can Read and I hate to cause too much controversey, but I run a...

Started by Eronne on 11/01/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 11/02/2009 by Eronne


Welcome Everyone!

My name is Aleisha. As a new Mommy of a 10 month old, my first and only child so far, I wanted to start a place where Mothers could talk about their problems/issues/concerns...

Started by Aleisha on 11/17/2009 in Lonely Mommies

Last update on 09/06/2010 by Gabrielle


Need help

I want to teach my 3 year old a second language. which is spanish I speak it fluently so does my husband , but unfortunately I am the only one who actually speaks...


bedroom/playroom issues.please help

When I was a little girl I always had my toys in my room. Now I have two girls ages 2 and 3 and I am having issues deciding what to do as far as where their toys go. They are...

Started by Melissa on 12/08/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 12/08/2009 by Naomi


Any Suggestions to Prevent Yelling

I grew up in a home where there was a significant amount of yelling. It is very natural for me to yell at my 2 1/2 year old as she tests my bounds. My daughter is good about...

Started by Michelle on 12/11/2009 in March 2007 Babies

Last update on 12/24/2009 by Amanda


dying inside.

my rights weren't terminated, but may as well have been. custody was given to my 5 yr old's father and visitation in the ruling stated "at the sole discretion of the father". he...


Nose picking

My son is almost 3 and has started picking his nose and eating his boogers and I'm not sure exactly how to handle it? What should I do?

Started by Rebecca on 12/13/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 12/16/2009 by Joanne


potty training

My b/g twins just turned 1yr yesterday. I know its not time to potty train yet (heck, my two arent even walking yet), but I did have some questions. At what age did you potty...

Started by Kelle on 12/22/2009 in Boy And Girl Twins

Last update on 02/02/2010 by Cheryl