Testing for sports genes?

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/genetic-testing-for-sports-genes-courts-controversy/2011/05/09/AFkTuV6G_story.html In an era of helicopter parents eager to exploit every...

Started by Katherine on 05/29/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 05/29/2011 by Sapphire


Lost and alone

I'm a single mum of two very young children living with my parents and not knowing if what I am doing is the best for them. My parents offer help although they offer to do...

Started by Amy on 03/20/2013 in Single Moms

Last update on 04/07/2013 by Pamela


My daughters odd habit- my boobs!

I know everyone's kid has their own odd habit as do most adults, but my daughters is quite different. For as long as I can remember (at least since four months old) she has been...

Started by Danielle on 07/15/2013 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 07/23/2013 by Mandy


Helicopter Mother In Law

My MIL expects to see us (especially newborn baby) every couple of days. How do we tell her no, once every three weeks is enough?


Is my 2 year old Anti-social??

So my 2 year old son seems to get nervous when we go to places and he gets attention, say a stranger offers him to play etc.. he will say No immediately and hold on to me. to me...


My son Joseph passed away

Hello Not sure what I am looking for here I know no one can give me the answers I need I have been married almost 13 years and was told we could not have children with out...


Fiancé hates my 17 year old son

My fiancé and his 3 children (8, 10, 12) moved in with my son and me a year ago. We've been together 3 years. He hates my son although he won't admit it. My son is not mean or...


Spanked Bottoms - a state of mind?

If you think this a strange question, please read on. I'm happy to be a Spanking Mum - as an only mother, it has helped me to maintain discipline and earn the respect of my...

Started by Justine on 08/18/2016 in Mom's 4 Discipline

Last update on 08/25/2016 by Michelle_williams


Potty Training Problems

Please help me... my 2 1/2 year old girl will not sit on the toilet or potty chair. She is still in pull ups and refuses to go on the toilet. she even pretends she is going...

Started by Tanya on 02/22/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 02/23/2009 by Paula


Voicing Opinions vs. Rude and Obnoxious

I've read quite a few conversations where there is atleast one or two people who chose to voice their opinions through ugly name calling and rude accusations. And then they...

Started by Dayna on 10/01/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 10/02/2009 by Melanie


My child is little for his age!

i have a little boy that was born may 2007. he is really small for his age. I have noticed when i put him in a group of kids they seem to alway pick on him because hes the...

Started by Tanaya on 12/28/2009 in May 2007 Babies

Last update on 01/04/2010 by Tanaya



Bet you thought this was a political rant? Nope, it's a domestic issue, I'm talkin' dishes toilet scrubbing kind of think. Ok, I'm just really tired of the slacking around...



What do I do because he has a bad temper, he hits, but when I hit him back, he want hit me again but will hit the table or whatever is in front of him! And he falls out I mean...

Started by Cassandra on 05/11/2010 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 05/24/2010 by Samantha


I have a 16 month old who has a lot of anger.

He screams at the top of his lungs and now even bites anything he can get his hands on to get out his frustration. We have tried the "no" approach and it doesn't work. Raising...

Started by Julie on 05/07/2011 in Toddlers

Last update on 05/17/2011 by Needadvice