Holding kids back a grade

My son turned 4 in the middle of august. The cutoff for school here is the September 1st. His teachers think we should consider holding him back next year for kindergarten....

Started by Alison on 09/01/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 09/04/2009 by Rachel


My son!

Hi i am new on here and i saw this link for other mothers that live along side a child with the above situations. I have a twelve in a half year old. His name is Trenton. He is...


Sanity and advice needed...

Hi moms, I've been having a rough spell of it with my 2 little ones. Tessa is 11 months and Logan is a little over 3. Between trying to clean the house, dealing with the...

Started by Leanna on 06/16/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/17/2010 by Erika


Anyone else with a small infant?

Hi everyone! My name is Amanda. I am the mommy of Allyson Shelby, 4, and Heather Leann born May 21st. We just went to the doctor and Heather just hit 13 pounds. She was 3...

Started by Amanda on 10/29/2008 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 10/30/2008 by Becky


Mild cerebral palsy

Hi my youngest twin who is almost 10 months old seen his peadatrician last week and he said he believes he has mild cerebral palsy after every thing i have read on the subject I...


10 year old daughter's attitude

I have a ten year old daughter who's attitude is really beginning to upset me more and more everyday. I need some suggestions of how to keep her from acting out and...


Feeding and Introducing Food...

Hello all! Thank you for the invite to this group! I haven't had time to read through all of the subjects yet - but I have an 'issue' or at least I'm worried about it with my...


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...


Single mom, pregnant and worried about custody

Okay, I currently have a 2 year old daughter from a previous abusive relationship that I share custody with with my aunt. Back in March I decided to go out and have a good time...

Started by Shyrelle on 07/16/2012 in Single Moms

Last update on 07/18/2012 by Lu


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