Spastic behavior.... normal?

My almost-3 year old, especially about an hour before bedtime or if he's skipped his nap, (a subject for another day) gets really spastic. He's uncontrollably loud,...


How do I help her learn to talk?

My 17 month old still hasn't really said any words. Her pediatrician said if she doesn't have several words by next month's visit, we will be referred to speech therapy! I talk...

Started by Elizabeth on 08/31/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 09/19/2010 by Amber


Potty Training

I'm potty training my 26 month old daughter. The first day went great. She was in underwear all morning and they stayed dry. I set the timer every 20 minutes to have her sit...

Started by Shauna on 09/04/2010 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 10/27/2010 by Jennifer


My almost 2year old is not talking

My son will be 2 at the end of Octobet and is still not talking. Is this a problem? I fell that my older son was talking alot more by now. I talk to other moms and they say...

Started by Amber on 09/17/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/20/2010 by Teresa


3yr old and constipation/potty training

My 3yr old gets constipated and will only go every few days. Before she does go she will yell and grab at her pants crying but won't go because she doesn't like going in her...

Started by Jennifer on 10/26/2010 in Potty Training

Last update on 11/16/2010 by Mothtoflame


Out of the mouth of babes..

A few weeks ago my daughter was at my mom's house and she asked my little sister why she was so brown. My mom asked her well what color am I, she said brown. Then what color is...


Traveling w/ baby

Hello. My son is 11 months hold and we are getting ready to move across the country. Ca to NC. We are driving and I am very nervous about how all this is going to work. Any tips...


Any Lupus sufferers??

Anyone else living with Lupus? Would love some info on how you prevent/handle flare ups, especially in regarding to chasing young children during a flare up!! It sure can be...



I have a 4 year old boy, and I’m currently 6 weeks pregnant with our second child. He will be almost 5 when the baby is born. I’ve been over thinking things about how much...


another rough day...

Seems like they are further appart then when my son was an infant... and colicy... and i was alone. He is four now... and the rough days dont happen half as often. Still...


Operation covert veg!

Any of you Mummys out there have any awesome ideas on how the disguise veg in meals, imaginative ways of preparing/cooking them or any hidden veggi packed recipes that you've...

Started by Hayley on 01/20/2011 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 02/01/2011 by Emily


Picky Eater

My 3 year old son is a extremly picky eater. Does anyone else have this problem? How did you handle it?


How to cope with being away from baby.

I am a full time working/ part time student mother. I leave my house everyday at 9 am and do not return until 6 pm. I miss my baby girl so much but when I get home I am to tired...

Started by Stacy on 01/31/2011 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/11/2012 by Sharon


How do I keep up with it?

I feel like we keep starting & stopping potty training every week. Sometimes it's great & sometimes he is in a diaper or trainer. (running errands, etc) The minute he wears a...

Started by Rachel on 03/15/2011 in Potty Training

Last update on 03/29/2011 by Samantha