is my child angry with me?

I am 24 years old with a 4 year old who I love so very dearly! Now, I work 4 tens and sometimes 5 twelves when we are understaffed! I try to spend every waking moment i can with...

Started by Alicia on 05/12/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/15/2010 by Michelle


Please give me advise!

My husband and I adopted our Jacob when he was 18 months and soon got pregnant with our 2nd boy. We are not pregnant with our 3rd child. The problem we are having is that all...


hitting and screeching

hi my son is 21 months old and hits and screeches if he he told he cant do some thing its a nightmare because when he does this i tell him no which just makes him do it more...

Started by Coreen on 07/16/2011 in Toddlers

Last update on 07/17/2011 by Coreen


kids putting themselves to bed

After rocking my children to sleep since birth, my 4 year old daughter and 3 year old son refuse to put themselves to sleep in their own beds. They throw tantrums EVERY night....



hi, i'm new to this group. I've always wanted to start my baby in sign language. My baby just turned one and I kept showing him the "more" "all done" "change diaper" "milk"...


Circle of Moms - Home schooling

Hi.\r\n\r\nWe live in South Africa where homeschooling has taken off in a big way over the decade or so. There are still major challenges though but the rewards make it all...


Holiday Bonus

Just wondering if any of your families give you a holiday bonus/gift? If so what/how much? Also, do you make or purchase gifts for the children you care for?


Can anyone help Please?

My son just turned eight he is having some issues, he has severe mood swings and he will shut down and not do anything he's told to do. His teachers are lost as to what to do...


how do you cope?

Noah is 3 and just flips out over anything at any time including regular intervals during the night. He is so aggressive at times and going anywhere is starting to always become...


pott training???

my son is 3 and a half and will go potty everytime i put him in there but WILL NOT tell me when he has to go and just doesnt care when his pull up is wet or dirty...im 10 weeks...


my daugther is 3

my daugther is 3 and she has gone to the bathroom by herself for almost 7 months now and she wont wear a pull up to bed but she wont get up tog o to the bathroom she keeps...

Started by Nikki on 03/16/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 03/18/2009 by Kylie


distacted breastfeeder

how do i get my 7 month to not be so distracted when feeding? i have a three year old who is just noisy and i dont think he is purposely being noisy, we already went through...

Started by Crystal on 03/25/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/25/2009 by Pauline