Crying it Out

I've heard a lot of different stories of when's the right time....Some say after 3 months, some say not until 6 months. I feel my 5 month old is ready and want it to work. She's...

Started by Jennifer on 09/04/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 09/11/2009 by LoriAnn


Not wanting to eat- at all!

Hi, I'm new here so don't know if this has been addressed. My little girl turned two in December and just refuses to eat! The pediatrician tells me to let her go and she will...


Nap time/bedtime pointers?/cereal

hey ladies, Kiyla is 3 1/2 months (born 5/7) and she sleeps great, anywhere between 9-12 hrs straight a night, but I'm worried that I'm starting to spoil her when it comes to...

Started by Kacie on 08/26/2010 in May 2010 Babies

Last update on 10/25/2010 by Gina


Trouble With School Administration

My son is 7 years old and in the 2nd grade. He has food/environmental allergies, ADHD, asthma, and slight auditory deficits. The school system totally disregards his ADHD and...


help! i'm bipolar.

i have suffered with intense mood swing for a number of years, and last week my doctor diagnosed me with bipolar disorder, next week i am going for a psychiatric evaluation to...


My teenage stepson treats me like garbage

Sorry this is so long... My teenage stepson treats me like garbage. He rolls his eyes and loudly sighs whenever I ask him to do anything (and still never does it), he doesn't...

Started by Catherine on 10/13/2012 in Step Parenting

Last update on 11/19/2012 by Cristina


i feel like i am losing the battle

hi im selina and i am new so bare with me. am a mom of 4 girls and my sweet sarah who is 7 has adhd. she has been on concerta for 3 years now and is doing ok.....i guess. she...


Issues with Breastfeeding

My son generally nurses 6 times a day - sometimes 7. We have had to supplement with formula because my supply has been low every since I had a month long case of mastitis. (I...

Started by Chrissy on 02/04/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 02/06/2009 by Stasia


Trying to ween baby off the breast??

Hi I have a 6mth old baby girl who I am currently breastfeeding. I dont really want to start her on formula but would give her breast milk in a cup or bottle, how many ounces of...

Started by Jennifer on 01/23/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/25/2012 by Natasha


nursing issues with 3 month old dd- help!

my dd is starting to have nursing issues. last week she refused to nurse for two days. i ended up having to get her bottles of bm. now she eats for a few minutes then pullls off...


Am I the only one who regrets having a VBAC??

My darling second daughter is now 3 yrs and nearly 3 months old. Years after the birth I was to discover that my pelvic floor muscles and the ligaments that hold my uterus in...

Started by Brenda on 02/18/2011 in VBAC

Last update on 05/19/2014 by Christina


Annoying Family members

I got pregnant with my son at 17 (about a week before I graduated from Highschool), needless to say my father wasn't too impressed. Ontop of being a teen mom, my son's father is...

Started by Leeann on 01/12/2009 in Want To Vent?

Last update on 01/28/2009 by Amber


Both sides of the Step- Mom.

I work hard on the communication part of our relationships. Together my husband and I have three children. Two are mind and one is his. My ex and I are not the best of...

Started by Donna on 07/19/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 07/21/2009 by Linda


"How do I approach dating a single mom?"

Okay, so I received a call from a friend this weekend who admitted he is nuts about this lady he has been friends with for a few months. Guess what? She is a single mom. I could...


Does anyone else have this issue??

I dont want to push my son to eat baby food (which i am going to make at home) but it seems like alot of babies his age are already eating cereal and baby food. I recieved...

Started by Abbigail on 01/17/2009 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/23/2009 by Sherry