My son is 2 years and 2 months. His tantrums are sometimes unbearable and very embarrasing. I can not smack him in public, I feel too bad and too judged by lookers on. I...


How do you teach a 14month old not to hit?

I have a 14 month old who is really mean to her 3 yr old sister. She hits and slaps her, HARD! How do I break this? I've smacked her hands or spanked her but I don't think it's...

Started by Christin on 02/19/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 02/20/2009 by User


Conflict of opinions

Hey girls, Our 3 year old occasionally says that she does not like either of us (my Husband or myself) my Husbands response to this is telling her, then get out of here if...

Started by Michelle on 04/09/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 04/09/2009 by Amie


Time-Out Chair

Has anyone had any luck with a time-out chair? My husband and I recently started the time-out chair for our toddler. When he starts throwing a fit at home, we put him in the...

Started by Tessa on 04/25/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 04/26/2009 by Theresa



My son has high functioning autism and is delayed in speech. He is about 21/2 years behind developmentally. Does anyone have a child or know someone who has overcome the delay...


Dealing with tantrums without losing it!

Help! My son is in the midst of the "Terrible 2's!" It seems like every little thing is suddenly SO dramatic, and he completely flips out! I've tried time-outs, I've tried...

Started by Dominique on 06/15/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 06/15/2009 by Kimberly



Hello I have an 1 year old, an 8month old, and a 6yr old(who is my step child) I love her very dearly but I have to admit it is tough. She is coming form an household with not...

Started by Veronica on 07/01/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 07/01/2009 by Angela


Meds do work!

My daughter is 9 1/2 and is on concerta. She is doing so well now that we have something that works for her. She did much better in school and is not as mean to her brother's...


when is it ok to say something?

My daughter has good manners and is a sweet little girl,most of the time but when she gets around her cousin who is the same age she trys to get him to get mad, I disapline her...

Started by Alittletigger20 on 09/11/2009 in Children Of 2006

Last update on 09/12/2009 by Inga


Problems already in Kindergarten!

My son turned 5 the day he started kindergarten. I know he is among the youngest in his class, and he is also the smallest, but he is so smart I knew it was time for him to be...