Senior in H.S. this Fall

My son is 17 1/2 and will be a senior this Fall. He is my one and only. We have a good relationship and I am very lucky. For the most part, except for some laziness, (grrrr) he...


are these things normal

my 2yr old boy alex is always on the go i'm lucky if i might get him to stop long enough to eat i know so far it sound normal put he doesn't sleep as much as other kids his age...

Started by Pamela on 11/17/2010 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/01/2011 by Brandee


Solids - 7 month old

Hi, my baby girl is 7 months old and on the following eating schedule: On waking i.e. 7am - bottle 9'ish - porridge 11'ish - bottle 1'ish - fruit 3'ish - bottle 5'ish -...

Started by Shelley on 08/26/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 09/08/2009 by Lisa


'Cry It Out' Question

I've been thinking I might try this CIO thing as my little one is still getting up 4-5 times each night. All he needs is his soother, he's not hungry or needing a diaper change....


Need help with sleep!

Hey, my daughter is about to turn one.. and she sleeps in her bed for a couple hours then she wakes up at about 3am and comes into bed with me.. how can i stop this from...



My husband and I have had temporary legal custody of our nephew ( his sister's son) since he was 3 months old. He is about to turn Two in May... and we are still battling her...


coming home

My son has been in the nicu since he was born in may. He will be coming home soon and I'm really nervous. He's my first and i haven't had him home. Any suggestions on how to...

Started by Damaris on 08/17/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 08/22/2009 by Kristie


Oh why isnt he babbling?

My son is quite small for his 36 weeks and people think hes lovely. They ask his age and when I tell them hes nine months old they just say "oh hes not babbling much then is...


I am struggling to get my son to talk...

He says little things like bubye and Hi but not much else. He doesn't go to daycare like all my friends little one and they're little onese all started talking within the first...


How do you give an 16 month old a time out?

I have tried the time out thing and it is not working. He doesn't sit in his time out chair unless I physicaly hold him there. Then he's just screaming because I wont let him...

Started by Amber on 09/19/2009 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 09/25/2009 by Patricia



I know my son cant help the way he performs in school. Despite being bright, he has a problem focusing and is overimpulsive wen doing his tests. Its final exams & I hav spent...


Wean nursed 1yr old?

My son just turned 1 and demands the nursing I stay at home so its not urgent but how do I start weaning? And should I start? He eats table food but, still wants his breast...

Started by Vanessa on 12/24/2009 in Nursing Mothers

Last update on 08/26/2011 by Gretchen