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...


Daughter using diaper for convenience

Daughter uses diaper for convenience Our 7 year old daughter still wears pampers at night as she wets the bed almost every night... We don't make a big fuss about it, neither...

Started by Chiara on 04/19/2015 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/20/2015 by Dove



My son is 2 1/2 he is my 4th kid and we are having troubles potty training. He does good one day then bad the next. I have rewarded the good with stickers and M&M's but stoped...

Started by Virginia on 02/04/2010 in Potty Training

Last update on 02/05/2010 by Serena


Where to find training pants?!

I started EC with my son when he was 7 or so months old after using cloth diapers. Because we started so late (a big mistake I might add!) he has to stay in diapers becuase I...

Started by Mazy on 04/13/2010 in ECing Mamas

Last update on 06/09/2010 by Mazy


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...

Started by Lisa on 05/12/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/12/2010 by Kelly



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



My baby girl was born a few days before Christmas. I also have a boy who just turned 8. It's a big age difference. On the one hand, I'm glad--if I'd had her when he was 2 or 3...


Almost 4 year old boy who won't use the potty

My oldest will be 4 in November and refuses to use the potty. We started really trying at 3, but he was resistant so we decided to not push it. I worked full-time from August...

Started by Cara on 09/24/2009 in Potty Training

Last update on 09/24/2009 by Holly


"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...

Started by Yaremie on 03/27/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 12/13/2010 by Mary Renee