Epidural Back Pain

I had the epidual when I had my son 5 weeks ago and since I have had terrible back pain. It's just above my bum off to the left close to where it was. I can't sit forward for...


Weight Issues

I'm at about 24 weeks and have already gained around 25 lbs. My doctor is getting on to me about this as I am over weight to begin with. My problem is that I'm working 2 jobs...


Is it a man's or woman's choice?

My husband and i have one kid together n he has 2 others to other ppl...i didnt want another kid after i had my son cuz it was a rough delivery, then i changed my mind and want...

Started by Alysha on 09/27/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 05/05/2013 by Maggie


Does it get any easier????

My 9week old is quite tiring. I thought it gets easier (as everyone tells me) but things seem to be getting worse. He doesnt feed normal some times its 3hours others its...

Started by Haylee on 10/22/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 10/29/2010 by Mandi


When is the right time to try?

I am 20 years old and I have a 16 month old daughter who is the light of my life and a handful all at the same time, Yet my husband and I want to have another child. Is now the...

Started by Carly on 03/31/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 04/07/2011 by Sam


Advice on my little

My baby is 4 1/2 months old and i just weaned her onto formula. breastfeeding was not going well, was very painful, and she would eat for half hour every hour. i thought once i...


Baby is not sleeping though the night

My son was born on March 31st and has not slept through the night yet. Any moms out there have any suggestions other than letting him cry himself to sleep, I cannot do that. I...

Started by Andreea on 11/02/2009 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 12/06/2009 by Diana


The cost of a Wedding......

A recent survey in Australia has shown that the average cost of a wedding is AU$33,000 (approx US$30,000) Thoughts? My thought is that if my kids want a wedding that...

Started by Jodi on 12/13/2009 in Hot Topics

Last update on 08/07/2011 by Ez


How bad does childbirth hurt?

I know my grandmother said it hurts really bad and a whole bunch of stuff to scare me. how bad does it hurt considering I have an epidural? Does getting the epidural hurt? what...

Started by Ashtyn on 11/01/2012 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 01/11/2015 by Cathy


Mommy-to-be at 19

Hi, my name is Mai. I'm 19 years old in college and I'm about to have my first baby in February. I'm a little shaky and nervous to be raising a baby with my boyfriend (also in...

Started by Dung on 11/10/2008 in Student Moms

Last update on 02/10/2009 by Megan



Thought we may as well debate this one too! lol! I've never co-slept, tho i kept my kids in the same room with me for a little while (4 months with me eldest, 6 months with my...

Started by Sarah on 07/09/2009 in Hot Topics

Last update on 07/16/2009 by ME


Mothering, Choices and Consequences

We subscribe to the Sunday New York Times, and we love it. After reading it I feel all worldly and informed and stuff. The Ethicist, in particular, floats my boat. But last...

Started by Charlie on 10/12/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 10/14/2010 by Jennifer


i am an emotional wreck

i feel like a terrible mother. my son is too young to be getting teeth but they are coming in anyway. as a result there is nothing i can do to help him. he's only 3 months old....

Started by Robin on 02/10/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/18/2011 by Samantha