Caring Grandma

Hi, I'm a grandma of a little boy 2 and a half who has been diagnosed with autism. Yesterday a beautiful thing happened. After playing with the toys for about an hour he stood...


White noise & other sleep questions!

My son will be 3 months old in a few days. Has been up until now sleeping in a Moby wrap during the day & sleeps in my arms at night (this was because he had/has reflux). Now...

Started by Anika on 11/01/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 11/08/2012 by Stephanie


Fostering drug addicted infants?

Hi We are going to foster a medically fragile infant. I'm not sure what to expect. What are long term effects the child may suffer from if exposed to drugs?

Started by Michelle on 04/29/2012 in Foster Moms

Last update on 10/16/2012 by Brenda


Possible night terrors

I have a 5 year old daughter who has been waking up during the night screaming and running, in a panic, she keeps looking around as if she's running from something. I do my best...


Tips for a single father doing it all on his own?

Im a single father of a 9 year old little girl. Her mom doesn't come around (she's. In prison for 20 years). I need help with the woman stuff, and how to explain it to her. But...

Started by Keith on 08/12/2012 in Single Moms

Last update on 08/16/2012 by Cherish


My 16 year old son is out of control

My 16 year old son is out of control since last year. He has ODD. Smokes pot, drinks, has dropped his grades, changed 4 schools and now i have him on a program paying for him to...

Started by Roohi on 07/13/2012 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 07/16/2012 by Elizabeth



What is best for a 2 1/2 and 3 1/2 year old, put them in pre-school or have them stay home with mom, dad, or grandma? According to my pediatrician it is good for them to be at...


Two-year old birthday party

Does anyone have ideas or suggestions/tips for planning a birthday party for a two-year old? I've got some ideas and I've fleshed some things out, but I would like to know what...

Started by Brandy on 03/10/2011 in Toddlers

Last update on 03/11/2011 by Kellie


Question about Holidays

My husband has 2 boys with his ex. They got together when her girl was 3 and she was pregnant by someone else. We are struggling with Christmas because my husband was laid off...


Single mom stressing out !

Ok, so I know that we all stress out and raising kids is certainly no picnic but I am feeling so over whelmed at this point that I don't know what to do. I am a single mother...

Started by Christina on 06/19/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 07/10/2010 by Rebecca


JK at school Idea!

My son is 3.8 years old and just started JK. I received instructions from teachers what shoes should he wear (one that he can remove and put alone no laces because god forbit it...

Started by Eva on 09/27/2011 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 09/28/2011 by Eva