10yr old son advice

i have a 10yr old son who has lived with me his whole life. his father and i were never married but are very civil and get along great. he is a terrific dad and i let him have...


Weening himself and won't take formula!!

ok, i am going to admit that i am one of those pretty paranoid, by the book type of 1st time moms, just fair warning :) My son is a big baby, born Sep. 29th he weighed 10 lbs...


How long should I stay?

Hey everyone my name is Fanta Smith. I have been with my husband for 8 years and only married for 6 months going on 7. My child is only 4 months old and since having him it...


What to tell 3 year old about absent Dad?

Hi everyone, I need advice on what to tell my daughter Kayli about her father who we haven't heard from in two years and hardly 8 times after her birth. She is piecing together...

Started by La on 06/17/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 06/11/2013 by Sandra


princess canopy trauma!!!

my little girl is 15 months old and had a princess canopy over her cot it hung fron the ceiling down round the topend of the cot. the other night i put her up to bed and came...


Infant feeding

Okay, first..."breast is best." Second...every mom chooses what she thinks is best for her/her baby/her situation as far as feeding goes. So, why do formula feeding moms think...


1st Birthday Ideas?

Hey all, I'm planning on for my sons 1st bday, doing it based on his milestones. Many people have not experienced what I have went through with him, not seen him while he was...

Started by Amy on 07/04/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 07/05/2009 by Wanda


EEEK! Daycare.

My whole body aches at the thought of sending my son to daycare. It goes against everything I strive for in terms of raising my child. I wish I didn't have to go back to work...


Feeling Lonely... is it normal?

I am 20 years old (I turn 21 in august) and I had my frist child in May. She is the most beautiful and most amazing thing to have ever happened to me. Throughout the pregnancy I...


Threee year olds with raging tempers!

I have two children one who is 3 1/2 years and one that is 3 months. In the last month or so, my eldest child has been exhibiting this raging temper that gets worse and worse....


Making It All About Them

I have a friend that really stepped up when I lost my son. She was in the labor room and they took care of our two year old and dog while I was in the hospital. She made us...

Started by Heather on 08/03/2009 in StillBorn Moms

Last update on 08/11/2009 by Sharon


Daycare troubles

My daughter who just turned 11 months old, has had trouble at day care, all she does is cry cry and cry when I leave, and the 2 day cares that we have been too have asked not to...


Food Allergy

My daughter has formed a food allergy at 11 months. She started having really bad diareah and really bad rash, so we went to dr and tried soy. After about 2 weeks she started...

Started by Jodi on 08/27/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 08/30/2009 by Vicky