After being home for 8 weeks, going back to work

I had my baby December 30 and have just returned to work 8 weeks later. I have been one day and I'm ready to quit because it breaks my heart leaving her after being with her for...

Started by Kim on 02/24/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 02/25/2009 by Runa


One Kidney?

I had a level two ultra sound and everything looked normal escept they said it has one kidney. They say this happens to 1 in 500 to 1 in 1000 kids. My mom started to cry but...

Started by Casey on 03/06/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 03/07/2009 by Dana


Difficult to be the best!

My only child - is 19 month old boy. He is such a cry baby around me and is very demanding. I don´t get one minute break after work. He is so nice at the kinergarden and...

Started by Ingunn on 03/06/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 03/06/2009 by Lisa


Sleeping like a newborn again...help

Long story made short: Tom got a concussion on Saturday. We spent about 6 hours in the ER with him at Children's hospital. He's fine! Yay! But, now he's waking 2 or 3 times...


Won't eat for an audience?

I have been feeding my girl cereal in the mornings and baby food for supper. She opens her mouth wide for her spoon and eats the whole bowl every time. But when her dad is...


toddlers sleeping alone

almost every night my child slept with me and now y husband and i are trying to get her to sleep by herself. i was told to just put her to bed with comfort items (baby doll, cup...

Started by Mandy on 04/02/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 04/09/2009 by Holly


First Day Back at Work

Today is my first day back at work after having my second child, Leyton, 8 weeks ago. I am strugling with the seperation. Does anyone have any good ideas on how to cope? (My...


Up half the night

My 14 mth old son has woken up at 12:30 and has wanted to snuggle and not go back into his crib until around 4 AM 2 nights in a row. This has been going on for almost a week...


Naps and rolling

When I put my baby in the crib for a nap she starts climbing and rolling all over. If I don't put her in the crib to nap she doesn't really nap at all. So I was wondering if...


Comfort objects and sleeping

My little girl is learning not to be so dependent on her pacifier throughout the day, I would like to remove it from her sleeping enviroment too but do not know how to go about...


Almost 3-year-old daughter is so emotional!

Do your daughters have frequent emotional ups and downs? Do they get super emotional over the most benign things? Is my LO normal??? I am a relatively easy going mom. I do...

Started by Alison on 05/20/2009 in Children Of 2006

Last update on 06/09/2009 by Stephanie


81/2 month old tantrums

My baby just recently started always making this fake crying type of noise and now he has also started tantrums; falling backwards, shaking himself. Is this happening to anyone...


anger and loss

5yrs ago i was pregnant and my waters broke at 11 wks and i gave birth to a baby boy then he died in my arms 5hrs after, since then i have only been to his grave 6 times as i...


Tummy time? Effort to crawl?

My daughter hates tummy time. She has already been able to sit by herself upright without any support, but when I put her on her belly (sometimes with, sometimes without a tummy...