Should i try ritilin?

It has been suggested by our consultant that my son who is 3 and has a diagnosis of severe autism and adhd should be medicated using ritalin. Does anyone have any comments to...


Disrespected mother-in-law

I am a first time mom and my mil watches my daughter full-time. I have to start off by saying that my mil is very sweet, non-judgemental and loves my daughter to pieces. My only...



This I wrote for Preemie awareness this past Wednesday....I though woman here would appreciate it....I listed my blog link at the bottom of the post:) November 17 is dedicated...


How to deal?

Recently underwent surgery for an ectopic pregnancy. I was 5 weeks pregnant and did not even know. Because it ruptured, dr had to go in through my existing c-section scar and...

Started by Tiffany on 06/02/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 06/02/2009 by Tiffany


Weight Gain...

I have gained all of my weight back after my daughter turned about 3 months old. I just wanted to know if there are people out there who know of good diets or what they did to...


Potentially dangerous!?

As an answer to one of my previous post another mom posted that baby cereal was potentially dangerous and someone else posted it had no nutritional value. So after the first...

Started by Savanna on 12/18/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 12/31/2010 by Destinee


Any advice?

hi my name is Sharneka Crew and i am 19 years old. I had my first child at 16 and she is now 3 years old. Never in a million years did i think i would be pregnant with baby...


Whooping cough!

Just a heads-up to keep the "unusual" in mind when your kids get sick, because doctors won't always pick it up! My 10 week old little boy got what seemed to be a cold when he...


Teen mums at school

Who are teen mothers? We know who we are. We are individuals, each with our own story and our own dreams! We are women who had our babies in our teens. We know who we are...but...

Started by Leandrea on 01/18/2009 in Moms In School

Last update on 02/27/2009 by Steph


Gift from God

I had my first daughter May 7 and she is absolutely a gift from God! At conception I knew she was a girl and I knew the Lord was giving me the desire of my heart.I never knew...

Started by Jessica on 01/25/2009 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/04/2009 by Theresa


Not sleeping through the night

I am at my wits end trying to get my almost seven month son to sleep through the night. He used to sleep 10-12 hours when he was 2 months old, but then all the sudden he can't...

Started by Genevieve on 03/13/2009 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/21/2009 by Alizbeth


Sleep Issues

Hi all, need help. My 5 month old baby refuses to sleep in his cot, i have tried the crying method but he can keep that up for hours on end (relentless), have also tried pick up...


1st illness

so my son is sick with his first cold :( He's 4 1/2 months he's recently started solid foods (cereal,squash,sweet potatoes, and green beans so far). I could use some...

Started by Erin on 03/12/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/12/2010 by Pamela


Walking ring and not crawling?

My son is almost 10 months and still not crawling. He loves his walking ring and spends most of the day in it. My Doctor said I must get rid it as he's not learning to get...



I was diagnosed with a high risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Does anyone have any advice for me on how to avoid developing this disease? I want to be healthy for my kids...

Started by Jana on 04/13/2009 in Moms With Diabetes

Last update on 03/20/2010 by Annette