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


poo in the potty

my little girl is 2 years old. she goes potty really good and even wears panties. but she wont go number two in the potty. Does anyone have any suggestions?

Started by LaRissa on 03/12/2010 in Potty Training

Last update on 04/17/2010 by Rachelle


my hubbys hurt feelings

my husband always tries to play with our 13 month old daughter. she used to be such a daddys girl, but lateley if shes crying and he holds his arms out to hold her she runs away...

Started by Cassie on 03/23/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/25/2010 by Christina



My 15 month old suddenly (well for the past month or so) isn't sleeping nights, she's up atleast 4 times, sometime a lot more. When I go in there she's just lying there crying...

Started by Lisa on 08/05/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 08/19/2010 by Rachael


soooo hungry!!!

so another not SO serious rant but ive been NON STOP hungry since i had my son. like im talking ALWAYS. and since i got a little lazy with the exersize when it was nice out last...


Video Game Time Limit.

My 7 year old daughter discovered a video game last week that she likes and is pretty good at, both of which are surprising. However, it's been causing problems because that's...