Barbie: Friend or Foe?

Barbie turned 50 this week and she got a facelift and a tattoo. If BarbieWorld was the real world, she'd have plantar fasciitis and would be facing foreclosure on the dream...


Baby sleep problem

My 5 month old son does not want to go to bed. He falls into a very deep sleep in my arms, but when I put him in his crib he wakes up and starts screaming. No matter how gently...

Started by Rachel on 03/25/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 03/27/2009 by Jacky



Ok. So JaLyssa will be 4 in June and still has a pacifier? She goes all day without it at daycare but as soon as I pick her up she asks for it. We have gotten it to the point of...

Started by Andrea on 05/21/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 06/02/2009 by Jennifer


baby shower games

I am trowing a shower for my sister-in-law this weekend and I am looking for 2 fun, original, and not cheesy games. Any ideas would be apprciated, planning a shower for 30...


Night time

Our son is almost 2 and I'm wondering if there's any way to stop the night time accidents. He's fine during the day and usually just tells us when he has to go, but I don't want...


Social medicine

Hi everyone, my name is Rosemary and I have recently moved to Alabama from UK. I work as a pharmacy tech and am frequently hearing comments about the fears people have about...

Started by Ro on 07/12/2009 in Moms For Obama

Last update on 08/09/2009 by Kerrie


Vbac advice stories please

Hey im currently 18+4 pregnant with #2 and planning to have a vbac (son was breech) i have a consultant appointment in a week but was told they'd try to convince me to have...

Started by Emma on 09/10/2009 in VBAC

Last update on 10/28/2009 by User


Is my baby advance?

I know all babes do things at different ages, but my mom swears my daughter is extremely advance... Im not one of those moms who brags about their baby so plz dont take it that...


What should I do??

Ok so I work full time, my 5 year old son goes to kindergarten and my daughter goes to daycare. I recieved a call from my sons teacher, she told me he does not listen, he throws...

Started by Samantha on 10/14/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/25/2009 by Sandra


Feeding my 6 month old...

Now that my daughter is eating baby food, I am finding it difficult knowing when to give her a bottle and how much to give her. I feel like I am feeding her something every 2...

Started by Stacy on 10/18/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 10/22/2009 by Jennifer


Nipple Shield

My daughter is almost 3 months old now, and when I had her the nurse at the hospital gave me a nipple shield when we couldn't get her to latch on. When I look back, I realize...

Started by Madelaine on 10/24/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/30/2009 by Madelaine


Gallstones after Pregnancy

2 weeks after i had my daughter, I had my first gallbladder attack (sept 15th). I had a gallbladder ultrasound done and i found out that i had several tiny stones. So 2 days...

Started by Amanda on 10/30/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 11/01/2009 by Sally


Rolling over

My daughter is 5months old and she doesn't like tummy time at all, after 5 minutes or less she starts crying. when she is on her back she rolls onto her side and almost rolls...

Started by Tara on 12/16/2009 in July 2009

Last update on 12/22/2009 by Mikaila


When to send my son to Kindergarten?

My oldest (son) just turned four. He is a December baby. Where I live the cut-off age for sending your children to kindergarten is 5 yrs by December 31. So come September I...

Started by Ellen on 12/21/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 12/30/2009 by Kerry