Still nursing at 18 months or beyond?

I am still nursing my 18 month y.o. daughter. I never gave her formula and haven't given her a bottle since she was 4 months old. As a result, I have had to be the one to put...


19 month old Refusing to eat?

A couple of months ago my son decided to stop eating.Oh he would snack and drink all he wanted but when it was time for a meal he wouldn't touch it.I stopped all the snacks and...


Breast to bottle!! HELP

Okay so I decided to go with breastfeeding for 3 months and then switch to a bottle. BUT my daughter hates the bottle I try to give it to her and she starts squirming and...


How to prevent ear infections?

I was curious how to prevent frequent ear infections and asked the question on a new health site called HealthTap (http://bit.ly/k1GmaL). They give you free access to hundreds...


Need help with family issues

Hi everyone! I apologize if this gets too long, I'll try to be brief. Our son is 20 months old and I am 21 weeks along with #2. I have to start by saying I am not handling...

Started by Angela on 04/23/2010 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 05/24/2010 by Naomi


Need help bonding with stepdaughter

Hi there, I need some help bonding with my stepdaughter. I have known her for three years and really struggle to find that motherly love feeling with her. I do care about her...

Started by Danielle Elizabeth on 03/30/2013 in Step Parenting

Last update on 11/14/2013 by LalaBoom


Large brood-young age!

My husband and I have been happily married for 5 years this August,and we have 3 daughters,due with our son in June. All of that is fine-until people ask me how old I am.I am...


Outcomes of a suicide attempt

Hi there everyone, Firstly, to introduce myself. My name is Stacey and im 20 years old. Im a newly single mum to my perfect 8 months old daughter Charlotte. She is the light of...


New here...and already have a question!!

Hi I'm Rena and I have a wonderful 8yr old girl (Michaela). We moved to this area right before school started and she is having trouble (still) fitting in. I spoke to the...

Started by Rena on 03/19/2009 in 2001 Birth Moms

Last update on 07/06/2009 by Christi


nap times

my son is 2 and i had a routine set out for nap and bed times and continued this for a year once he got use to it. now all of a sudden he refuses to nap and is so grumpy by...


how do you do nap time?

Ive been doing nap time for our boy between 12 and 2 and he sleeps up to 2 hrs.. He is up at 7am and down at 9-9.30pm. But now we are trying to cut bedtime to 8:30 since our...