Nipple Shield Troubles....or are they?

I've been using the nipple shield for 10 weeks. I've tried to latch him without it and he will sometimes and wont others. So, it's an ongoing struggle between the two of us. I'm...


12 Year Old Wants To Earn Money

My 12 year old daughter wants to earn money. I have no problem with that. However, I don't believe a child should get paid for household chores. As a member of the house, we...

Started by Tabitha on 05/22/2013 in Kids Over 10

Last update on 05/24/2013 by Marissa


Oral Thrush advice please

My 6mth old has Oral thrush, hes had it for about 4 weeks now, Ive gone through nearly 2 bottles of nilstat using it 3 times a day with no change. the thrush is located just...


DNA test

Hi just found this site while looking at "should I get a DNA test" First of all let me start with the reason behind the test My husband brought to my attention that he would...

Started by Eileen on 06/04/2013 in Single Moms

Last update on 06/10/2013 by Toya


Paragard iud confused/scared

Hi I am new to circle of moms. I have a question. I had my 3rd baby on 4/22/13. Six weeks after I went to get the paragard iud. When I got it it was somewhat painfiul and...


Emotions - How did you feel?

In the NICU, what would have be helpful where your emotions are/were concerned. What could the hospital have done better to support with the emotional trauma of the NICU? How...

Started by Monisha on 07/10/2013 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 08/11/2013 by Monisha


What is your ideal Step-Parent?

This can be a wishlist to some BP that deal with step-parents, children that have step-parents, or even as a step-parent what do you aspire to be for your step-children?

Started by Yellow on 07/18/2013 in Step Parenting

Last update on 08/13/2013 by Liz



I'm 11 and I really need a bra. NEED. I'm too scared to ask. My friend wears one and when she began to develop she asked her mum and she got 3 for Christmas. Well, I'm on the...