Generation Gap!?

I was 20 when I fell pregnant, and was only 2 months off my 21st birthday when my daughter was born. I don't feel like a young mum. I feel old for my age and I always have ever...


Looking for opinions, advice...

Okay... This may get long-winded, but I'm looking for honest opinions. Let me first explain that I have three kids from my first marriage, but also have a 6 year old...

Started by Anne on 12/31/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 01/07/2010 by Anne


2nd time ect mums worries of hospital?

Hi! I'm Sarah and i'm goint to be a second time mum. My first was 9hrs and 5 min, text book and straight forward. I'm hoping for about 5hrs this time lol! I was trying to find...

Started by Sarah on 04/11/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 04/12/2010 by Carolee


Coping with blending families/ex's

Wondering how others deal with blended families. ? Dealing with your own kids and step kid, partner's ex, the other parent, etc when things always aren't peachy keen. Newly...

Started by Diamond And Rubies on 05/10/2012 in Divorced Moms

Last update on 09/04/2014 by Anonymous Blended Family


Is this normal behaviour for a 16 month old?

I have just discovered this wonderful forum and I have sooo many questions but the main question I have at the moment is whether my 16 month old son's behaviour is like all 16...

Started by Anita on 12/01/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 12/15/2009 by Trish


Loss of a child and anxiety?

I lost my first daughter at 7months old in 2006 from a metabolic disease I now have a daughter who just turned 5. But to this day I have major anxiety issues of something...

Started by Brittani on 04/21/2011 in Christian Moms

Last update on 04/29/2011 by Gena


Christmas already....

With Halloween behind us the stores will soon begin hanging the Christmas decor and printing the sale fliers. What are you thinking of doing for your Sept 08 baby this...


Breastfeeding trouble from the start???

My sister and I had the same trouble with our first born children. My daughter was born 6.5wks premature and everytime we attempted a BF she would close her eyes with her mouth...

Started by Vanessa on 03/06/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/17/2011 by Jessie


Depressed stay-at-home mommy

Hi moms out there! I need someone to reach out to me. I'm not in a good place right now. A little background on me. I've been staying at home for a year now watching my kids. I...


A period that won't stop

I had my son 4 months ago. I stopped breast feeding at 10 weeks and switched to formula. I got back on my birth control pills about a month ago. I have been bleeding since a...

Started by Courtney on 03/02/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 08/04/2012 by Carly


If something happens to the parents....

Hi, I have a 16 month old baby girl. I'm not saying its wrong to only want 1 child, that is a personal decision that only you and your partner can make. I thought I only wanted...


weaning off the bottle

We went to our sons 12 month checkup and the doctor wants him off the bottle..he takes a sippy cup during the day with milk and water..but he refuses to give up the bottle at...

Started by Cassie on 08/24/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 09/02/2009 by User



Please tell the story of the first time you ever saw your child's face!


Loose stools & diaper rash

My 5 month old daughter is having loose stools and a HORRIBLE diaper rash! Nothing seems to be working! I don't know what to do and her doctor's office is close until Tuesday!...

Started by Brandy Jean on 12/12/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 12/13/2009 by Renae