first timer

i am 19 expecting my first child sept 25th and i am very scared can someone please give me some advice of what i should buy or what to expect


being a sahm and go to college?

I am a sahm of a (almost) 2 yr old. My husband is very helpful when he isn't working. I have been debating doing online courses for college to do medical billing and coding. I...

Started by Kayla on 01/12/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/12/2011 by Kayla


How long should a 4 month old nurse?

I have a 4 month old baby who sleeps through the night (maybe 10 hrs). I still breastfeed her every 2 hours or so when she's not taking a nap during the day. But when I'm...


Cabin Fever

This is my first experience with a preemie. Haley is a 29 weeker who is currently 5 months old. She's been great and is very healthy. She avoided the flu that the rest of the...

Started by Julie on 02/25/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 02/27/2009 by Courtney


reversed potty training

My 26 month old daughter did great for the first 2 days of potty training, she would go on her potty everytime she had to pee but now she hasnt used the potty in a week, shes...

Started by Tamera Marie on 07/30/2009 in January 2009 Babies

Last update on 08/12/2009 by Jane


10 year old female

My daughter turned 10 in January. She has a mouth that wont quit. Often times she is very rude. She is constantly pivetting her grandmother and myself against each other....

Started by Amanda on 06/04/2010 in Kids Over 10

Last update on 06/14/2010 by Cliona


big head circumference

What was your sons weight height and head circumference at 9 months? went for my sons 9 month check up and they want us back in a month because his head seems a little big for...


could my son have autism ?

hi my son is 20 months ,i am concerned he might be autistic he is a very picky eater he will never eat a full sandwich only half same with toast then spits it out. i put him in...


Birth control side effects

So when I was in high school i was on regular old Orthotricyclen and I don't remember having any weird side effects from that. Then When I was about 18 I got on the Depo Shot...


I need help!!!

My son is 2 1/2. His dad left for deployment when he was 5 months old. Came home in time for his 1st birthday. After that everything was normal for a while, then when my...


My 7 year old is already taking on bad habbits

She is stealing from both family and friends and the grocery store, and she lies a lot, Its just little things like gum and candy but it concerns me that she may try something...

Started by Shannon on 08/31/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 09/05/2009 by Patricia


Thoughts on immigration

Read the article. Do you think the boy should be forced to visit Juarez? It is a VERY dangerous place. Do you feel we need a legal loophole for children caught in this...

Started by Kelly on 09/21/2012 in Hot Topics

Last update on 10/01/2012 by Kelly


Should I move?

I am a twice divorced mom of three kids. We moved because of my second husbands job. That ended in divorce. I am not taking care of everything on my own. I have recently...

Started by Tara on 01/28/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 01/29/2010 by Tara