Child starting kindergarten

My daughter will be five in about 2 weeks and she is gonna be starting kindergarten in Aug. My concern is she is very attached to me. She has been in daycares for 2 years and...



My son is 2 1/2 and we also have a newborn daughter. his life has been disrupted w/ her arrival and he isn't always happy to be a big brother. our growing family has caused a...

Started by Lisa on 06/22/2010 in Raising Boys!!

Last update on 06/23/2010 by Lisa


potty training

i almost had my 2 1/2 year old daughter potty trained but soon as i got closer to having my baby she stopped using the potty. i tried to be understanding but its been almost 2...

Started by Amanda on 11/01/2010 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 11/24/2010 by Holley


Spoiled by a friend...what to do?

My best friend is a single gal who was sooo excited when I had my 2 year old. I love that she adores her, but I am running into a problem. She tends to spoil her to a point that...

Started by Cheryl on 07/01/2011 in June 2009 Babies

Last update on 09/22/2011 by Laurie


Help my son seems to have seperation anxiety!!!!

I have a two and half year old son who cries everytime i wlk out of the room. I have a one and half year old girl and she does not do this. He cries even when i go to the...

Started by Paula on 09/24/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 09/24/2009 by Brandi


Lesson 22

I recently read that many girls start dieting when they are 8 years old. This pissed me off for two reasons ... one, because 8-year-olds should not be thinking about their...


Demand feeding?

There was a section on 60 minutes(Australian news show) about demand feeding babies and toddlers and extended breastfeeding....


What to do???

I am a stay home mom for the last 2 years. I have kids 11,8 and 5. The oldest is my son 11. Then my daughter 8 and other daughter 5. The older two children are my husbands from...

Started by Kris on 08/17/2011 in Step Moms

Last update on 08/28/2011 by Vanessa


"Who's my Dad?"

I have an extremely sensitive and emotional issue that I've been dreading dealing with. But, I believe the time is actually here and I have to face it. My daughter is 3 & 1/2...


Is it a lost case?

I really hate to do this, but I really need help. I feel like I am in love with a man that doesn't love me back. He tells me he loves me but I don't see it. His actions are all...


New child car seat recommendations!

The nation's largest organization of pediatricians is telling its members and parents that children riding in cars should remain in rear-facing child safety seats until at least...