Coming up on the anniversary...

So, I'm a couple of weeks away from the anniversary of my sons death. I can't believe it's been 2 years... I really think it's hitting me even harder this year than it did...

Started by Dana on 03/06/2009 in Loss Of A Child!

Last update on 08/09/2009 by Jenny


Three to seven years to blend?

I was just reading that experts say it takes a blended family at least three to seven years to really truly "blend," sometimes longer. This really caught my interest. My DH and...

Started by MamaTo3 on 10/22/2011 in Step Moms

Last update on 10/27/2011 by Sonya


Potty training stubborn child

My son is a strong willed child. He was doing great with the potty for a month or so. Now he wont go. I have tried to get him excited by letting him pick out big boy underware....

Started by Katie on 05/01/2012 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/18/2012 by Heather


16yr old Daughter left - what now?

My 16 yr old daugher left home over a week ago, and refuses to come home. The only time she calls is to ask for something, and i have made it clear to her that if she chooses...

Started by Angie on 04/05/2011 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 09/28/2013 by Ranay


How do keep kids busy

I have a 14 year old daughter who is 9 months pregnant, a 12 year old boy who just wants to play video games all day (after school of course) and an 11 year old girl. Does...



I think my daughter might be teething but I'm not sure. She will be 7 months on the 15th of July. She doesn't seem to be actually cutting any teeth but she is constantly rubbing...


Raising the dosage:ADHD

My son is 7 and was diagnosed with ADHD about a year ago after showing poor behavior at school and impulsivity and inability to focus and sit still. It was so hard for me to...


Passy Breaking

OK, my son is 20months old and still on a passy. I don't think that it's a big deal now but I want to break him of it soon. Hopefully by summertime. I know to cut it down to...

Started by Lauren on 04/14/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 04/14/2009 by Barbara


fussy baby

My baby boy is now 2 months old. For awhile the spitting up and now tummy aches have been building until recently screaming fits have started. last night he was screaming and...



Ok - so our little guy is 2 weeks old. I thought we were on our way to a decent schedule...however - the past couple of nights we seem to be moving further away from that...


traveling next month, any tips?

next month we're traveling to fl, its a 22 hours drive and my son is alomst 7 months, i'm kind of nervous about the drive, we're def. going to stop a lot and stop to sleep if we...

Started by Jacey on 01/28/2010 in July 2009

Last update on 02/04/2010 by Jacey


over doing it>?

So i'm a mother of two a three year old and a one and a half month old . latley my husband has been watching the boys once or twice a week for a couple of hour for me to go...

Started by Stephanie on 02/04/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/04/2010 by Donna


Protein for the ultra-picky eater?

I know everyone thinks their kid is the ultimate picky-eater, but my 4 year old won't eat meat, eggs, cheese, yogurt, fish - except for commercial fish sticks (yes, I tried...