Hello everyone! I just joined this community. I have two daughters, the younger of whom was born in February, 2007. Her name is Szilvia Vivien, but we just call her Vivi. My...


infant to toddler breastfeeding

My son is about to be one and he has been breastfeed exculsivly for most of it, with the exception of solid foods that he has done very well with. I work full time so I pump...


Help and opinions on medication

I recently received a diagnose of Aspergers in my 6yr old little girl, currently she is not on medication as she is mild in my book and I have ...sort of...adapted a ADHD diet....



My name is Kym. I am 26 and I live in Grand Rapids, MI. I have a 9 year old boy that I think may have ODD (Oppositional Defiant Disorder) where he can't handle authority. Does...


my 7yr old daughter is constipated

erin is 7 and she hasnt been for a proper poo in over 4wks,when i say a proper poo i mean a full poo that isnt just in bits that have leaked into her knickers.the doc has just...

Started by Kylie on 02/06/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 02/15/2009 by Allen9612


Going back to work

Just wondering if anyone can help? I am currently still breast-feeding my son (who just turned 11 months old) and I am going back to work next year part time. (Primary School...

Started by Katie on 12/11/2009 in Teacher Moms

Last update on 12/20/2009 by Jamie


Sleeping through the night.

My son, Bryce, is 7 months. He sleeps from about 7 PM to 7 AM, and wakes up 1 to 2 times a night. (More often it's 2 times.) I breastfeed him, then he falls back asleep....

Started by Momof1 on 06/23/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/23/2010 by *Fluffy Bunnies


Breast feeding a baby who has teeth

I have been exclusively breastfeeding my son for the past 9 months. he just got his first tooth yesterday and i have heard that once a bay has teeth, bf can be more difficult...

Started by Brenda on 01/29/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/03/2010 by Brenda


difficulties during childbirth?

whilst i was in labour unknowingly i dislocated my hip and tore my tendons i didnt realise till after and i went to get off the bed and walk to the shower i couldnt lift my feet...


Are there any single mothers in college?

I currently live in a small town, about 35 minutes away from the community college I attend and around 45 minutes away from the nearest university. My parents live about 10...

Started by Jenna on 03/29/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 04/02/2010 by Jessica


`tummy time

My baby is 6moths old now and still is not crawling i have tried to put her on her tummy but no luck, how do i make tummy time more fun for her


Weaning at 1 year old

I work full time while my husband stays home with our daughter who will be turning 1 year old soon. I am still breastfeeding, but recently she has been refusing to nurse when I...

Started by Gloria on 05/21/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/22/2010 by Christina