Toddler Sleeping a lot lately

My daughter, who is almost 18 months, normally sleeps ten hours at night and takes a two hour nap. The last week and a half she has been taking three and a half hour naps and is...


Help!! Potty Training a boy

I am a first time mom and I am trying to potty train my little boy. I keep getting conflicting advice from people and have no idea what to do. So here is the situation and...

Started by Nicole on 01/15/2011 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/25/2011 by Stefanie


16mth old toddler masturbating, is this usual?

Hi, my 16mth old daughter seems to be masturbating,I'm really not sure what to call it but that's what it looks like. If she's sitting on a pillow,she starts grinding back and...

Started by Nkaychi on 04/15/2014 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 04/21/2014 by Nkaychi


Help! My daughter won't sleep in her crib!

Since the day my daughter was born, she has slept in the pack'n'play in our bedroom. NEVER in our bed! Anyways, we thought, she is 6 months old, it is time for her to start...

Started by Mary on 01/19/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/21/2009 by Janice


New here

Hello all, my name is heather, im from alabama. i have 2 small children-russ will be 3 in Feb,and kaitlyn was born Oct 10 07. She is so much fun! and this year has past so fast...


nap schedules???

Just curious as to the napping schedules of your little ones.. ours usually looks like this 9am -30 min 12:30pm - 2 hours 5:30 - 30 min the 30 minute ones are starting to be...


Introducing myself

Hi everyone just wanted to stop by and introduce my self and my pet "family". I'm Michelle and 26. Have a 5 year old human son. I also have a huskie/shepherd mix female named...

Started by Michelle on 12/17/2009 in Animal Lovers

Last update on 05/05/2010 by Melody


Long term Birth Control Question

I have heard different responses from women on the Mireana and the Copper IUD, But I have not heard much about the Implanon. I was suggested this by my physician but I wanted to...


wakes up crying :(

my daughter is 8 months old and she wakes up every night at least once crying as if in pain or really scared...she calms down after I pick her up, soothe her, and give her the...

Started by Amira on 03/09/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/09/2009 by Charmaine


Thanks for the invite!

Hello! I'm Victoria, and my twins were born on September 1, 2008. Just wanted to introduce myself! I'm a full time military wife in Alaska, and have an older (step)son who is...


weight gain

How much weight did you gain during your pregnancy, and how long did it take you to lose it? Also, how often do you find the time to do hair and make up?

Started by Rebecca on 10/24/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 10/24/2009 by Heidi


New pregnancy

I recently found out I'm expecting another child. I'm terrified and scared. I don't know what to do. I'm scared to tell my parents so close to the holidays. My little boy is...


Giving an infant a a bath

I always struggle with my baby when it comes to giving her a bath. I don't know I get nervous, but it seems like it's a challenge to do so. Can anyone explain to me briefly how...


Weaning and scared

Well, my little boy is 16 months old and still very attached to the breast. I feel like I need to wean him but he does not seem ready at all. The minute I get home from work he...


can I start a 10 month old on milk??

my husband and I are going on vacation next month, without the baby. I am wondering if it is alright to start her on milk at 10 months. She wont take a bottle at all, but will...