Won't use the potty at daycare

I've recently started potty training my 18-month-old and it is going smoother than I imagined, he doesn't really know how to let us know he has to go yet, but he is happy to sit...



I made the mistake with my daughter and letting her sleep with us when she was a baby. She is 2 now and still sleeping in our bed. I got her a toddler bed and everything and she...


1st Birthday Plans

What are your plans for your baby's first birthday party? I am putting together an invitation list that keeps growing and it looks like it will be too many people for our house...

Started by Meredith on 02/17/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 02/17/2010 by Connie


Pediatricians condoning "bad" habits

What does everyone think of the pediatricians who will support the "whatever works for you" theories???? For example hte pediatrician who says co-sleeping is ok if it works for...


co-sleeping and naps

I have a 6 month old and she has slept in bed with me her whole life. we didnt have a crib at first then it just became easier to leave her in bed with me. now sometimes if i...

Started by Amanda on 02/20/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/22/2010 by Christi


new to this community

hello my name is alicia, i'm a mother of three whitch are the ages of 17 months 9, and 13... i'm also a stay at home mom.... I'm looking forward to meeting new friends on here...


Why is it okay

to do things to kids that if we did to adults we can be sent to jail or fined for? Seriously, I've been thinking about this. It is okay to leave a baby, locked in a bedroom,...


Vitamin Supplements for my EBF BG...HELP!!!

My Ped. Told me that bcuz my Baby girl is exclusively BFing she needed Vitamin D Drops...so I went to the Parmacy...got Poly-Vi-Sol with Iron...Not sure if I was supposed to get...

Started by Stephanie on 02/23/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/25/2010 by Stephanie


What to do...

Ok, so myy lil man is now 10 and 1/2 months old, sleeps in our bed (which we haven't minded), still does not sleep through the night (wants to eat during the night hours) and...

Started by Carissa on 02/23/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 02/24/2010 by Carissa


Fussy time

My twins are 7 weeks old and they seem to ALWAYS fuss and never nap between the late afternoon (4-5) and evening feeding time (7-8). This is frustrating because it is the time...

Started by Lori on 02/24/2010 in Twins

Last update on 02/26/2010 by Lori



Wondering if anyone else has used Aricept to increase cognition. We were part of the national clinical trial of Aricept for those with DS. Were told to expect increased...


How do you make working part-time work?

I'm having major major mother guilt and need serious advice! I took a part-time job when my son reached 9 months so I could help reduce the financial stress on hubbie on being...


nap times

my son is 2 and i had a routine set out for nap and bed times and continued this for a year once he got use to it. now all of a sudden he refuses to nap and is so grumpy by...