Bottle weaning

What is the best way to get my daughter off of the bottle? It's her security item and I can't get her to go to sleep without it. I've tried giving her a sippy cup instead but...

Started by Tasha on 02/26/2009 in June 2007 Babies

Last update on 03/27/2009 by Kendra


my kids

I have two children, Ella is 5 and Joscelyn is 2 and half and right now they are fighting all the time! Ella has preschool monday, weds, and friday mornings but in the...

Started by Kera on 03/16/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/17/2009 by Heather


Fear of child turning into an outcast.

I am just wondering how many other moms have a fear of their child becoming an outcast as they get older or maybe becoming a troubled teen that gets into trouble or involved in...


How to see California Disneyland...

If it were just me and the hubby, we'd pack up a weeks worth of clothes and go see what all the hub bub is about and go with the flow..... But we have 3 kids, limited funds,...


Strong will & tantrums

My daughter will be 6 yrs old in August. She is very strong willed. Once she makes up her mind thats it. Anything else will cause her to have a tantrum. My husband & I handle...

Started by Julie on 06/02/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 06/05/2009 by Mandy


my 3 yrd old refuses to potty train

Hi all, maybe you can help me....my 3yr old son refuses to potty train....he was doing ok for a while...sitting on the potty, I gave him a sticker if he sat on the potty, coins...


Potty training

I have a nearly 3 year old boy and I am struggling to potty train him, if I leave him naked he will use the potty for wee and he poos in the garden like the dog dows lol. If I...

Started by Dawn on 09/07/2009 in Children Of 2006

Last update on 09/10/2009 by Tracey


Bucket List!!!

Following the conversation of 'things to do before getting married', how many people actually have a bucket list (a list of things you want to do before you kick the bucket)? If...

Started by Jessica on 10/21/2009 in Informed Moms

Last update on 11/20/2010 by Georgia


TV guilt

As I mentioned in a previous conversation my toddler is driving me nuts. He never sits still, he gets into everything and breaks stuff, pulls on cables, moves chairs around to...


Refuses to nap!

My 13 month old daughter, Shayna refuses to nap! When she was 11 months old, she would wake up at 7 and take a morning nap around 10, but now that she's over 1 year old she...


My May 2008 Baby

My name is Jess and I have a 4 yr old boy (Max) and a 21 month old Boy (James). I know you are not supposed to compare your kids, but Max was way more advanced (always) then my...

Started by Jess on 01/30/2010 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/11/2010 by Jess


breastfeeding during pregnancy

I have an 11 month old that I still breastfeed and I am currently 16 weeks pregnant with my second. I did not plan on having 2 so close in age, but it is happening whether I'm...

Started by Bethanie on 02/05/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/06/2010 by Andrea


To Prep or Not To Prep

My daughter is going on Thursday for her official psychological screening for a gifted summer program we are applying to. I'll be honest, B pretty much learns by osmosis. She...



Lying about your child's progress is not cool. I'm not naming anyone, but I know people are doing it. This post isn't to name anyone, but to share with me the truth about...

Started by Rebekah on 03/13/2010 in July 2009

Last update on 03/15/2010 by Rebekah