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...


New Mom Horrors

Let me hear about your mommy firsts...not the cute and cuddlies - but the gross and horrifying. Here's one of mine. Weston (my 5 week old son) had his second hearing test today...


Type 1 Diabetic & Pregnant (worries)

I have had type one Diabetes for about 8 years now, Before I got pregnant, I was taking 2 injections a day, and 2 glucose tests... my blood sugar was generally normal, and my...

Started by Krystyl on 11/03/2009 in Moms With Diabetes

Last update on 01/04/2010 by Debbie


Still not sure if it's true!!

Hi! My son had some of the symptoms of Autism but not all so he was diagnosed with PDD-NOS! I fine now at age 4 he is doing well talking but still has difficulty expressing...


ADHD- Do not homescool and do not panic

You know- there are a lot of posts out there showing people are concerned about their child and are worrying about meds. Step back for 1 second and think of it all on your...


Do you throw Toddler Parties?

From Cafemom Yesterday we had a little party for my toddler. It was just a few people, a brunch, some Elmo ... you know, a typical 2-year-old birthday party. Even though we...

Started by Katherine on 03/22/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/22/2011 by Katherine


A frugal cell phone plan?

Okay, I realize that I need to have a cell phone in case of emergencies. But the lowest plan with my carrier costs us $54/mo. That is just crazy. I am interested in possibly...

Started by Jennifer on 11/17/2008 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 11/18/2008 by Jennifer


How do you let go?

When do you just step back and let go? How do you do it?? How much do you let go? How do you keep your heart from breaking?



I make my own baby food...it is so much cheaper than buying the jarred food and much tastier. hopefully it will make transitioning to real food much easier.

Started by Jennifer on 11/26/2008 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 11/29/2008 by User


Bedtime trouble

Is anyone else having trouble getting their little ones to bed? My son fights and fights, throws tantrums, toys, you name it! I figure all our kids in this little community are...

Started by Corry on 11/27/2008 in May 2005 Babies

Last update on 04/12/2010 by Mandy


Bye Bye Bottle

Hello... I have a one year old daughter and she has a mind of her own! She is my one and only child so i am still learning. For the past 3 months I have been only giving her a...

Started by Jenna on 01/09/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 08/20/2010 by Candi


Baby that bites

My 10 1/2 month is biting me, my husband, and anyone else he feels comfortable with. I was told to tell him "No biting" and place him down and turn my back. But, he cries like...


eating/food intake

So Maggie battled the stomach flu for the last week… she barely ate or drank, so I was “encouraged” to increase my breastfeeding. Anyway, maggie’s on the mend, but is...

Started by Liha on 01/20/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 01/21/2009 by Jennifer



hi everyone. my daughter Caylee turned 3 August 23. she has been potty trained since before then, but recently started backtracking on doing her #2 in the potty. she has...

Started by Cara on 01/28/2009 in August 2005 Moms

Last update on 07/23/2009 by Shameeka


Won't drink standing or sitting!

Hi, my son is just turned one on the 20th and he uses a bottle and sippy cup but he will not drink from it unless he's laying down. He will try and sip from it when he's...

Started by Amanda on 01/30/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/30/2009 by Courtney