How can I stop the hitting?!

How do I stop my 5 year old from hitting? It's not so much hitting other kids, but adults, and mostly me as a reaction to correction and/or conversation she doesn't want to deal...


2 year old with too many tantrums

my 2 year old is acting up first every night we struggle with him to put him to sleep he fights his sleep he cries so much but with anger can someone tell me why they do this ?...


my 8 year old won't do home work independently

My 8 year old daughter needs me to physically be with her to stay on tas especially with homework. I feel she is too dependent on me. She gets distractd easily. i get feedback...

Started by Alison on 09/01/2013 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 11/03/2014 by Lizbuenrostro


quitting smoking

help! I have quit smoking every time I've gotten pregnant, only to start back up once I'm done with nursing baby--this time I'm quitting for me (kind of) I am on the nicorette...


Help i do not know what to do

Ok. i have a step son who we get every other week. He is a sweet boy to everyone except to me. I am dating his dad who works during the day so i watch my girls and his son by...

Started by Barb on 03/17/2010 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 04/24/2010 by Heather


Have you spent the night away from your little one yet?

I'm curious as to if you have left your child(ren) for the night and if so, how old was he/she? My daughter is 7 months old and i have not left her yet. We co-sleep, exclusively...

Started by Melissa on 11/08/2008 in AP Moms

Last update on 01/01/2009 by Emily


Help with fussy breast feeder

Hi i have a 9 week old baby who just started to pull on and off my breast after a while of feeding! So i offer her the next breast and after a while she does the same thing! So...


Resisting bedtime

My daughter, 11 months old, is starting to resist going to sleep in the evenings. The bed time ritual is getting dragged out because she doesn't want to sleep. She used to go...

Started by Mary on 04/24/2009 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 05/13/2009 by Kira


how do i get over the body change?

i'm 21 and have a 4 month old daughter, i've lost a lot of the baby weight but i'm still really uncomfortale with my self. i know your body changes when u have a baby and thats...

Started by Caitlin on 08/21/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 08/23/2009 by Caitlin


Night time rituals

I'm having trouble getting my 5 month old to understand when it is bedtime. I know you are supposed to make a strong routine, but I don't really know what to do. I think he...


Single mothers attending nursing school?

I'm a single mom of a 20 month old. I'm getting ready to apply to nursing school in spring. Any advice on how to handle workload and class while still doing all my mommy duties?

Started by Christina on 06/11/2010 in Student Moms

Last update on 03/30/2014 by Candice