5 Month Old and Sleep Training

Hi, Lately, I've been really insecure about my parenting skills and my little one. He is now 5 months old and a few days. He is big baby...90% in length and 80% for weight....


pregnant...medicaid frustrates me!

Almost a week ago i took a pregnancy test even though i had had my period. i was 5 days late and ended up bleeding on the 6th day. i had almost a normal period, but there was...

Started by Jessica on 06/21/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/21/2011 by Tasha


Bladder exstrophy

I am currently 13 weeks pregnant and learned from last u/s that the baby has bladder exstrophy,possible developemental delay to left leg,and the heart is lower in chest due to...


Rewards for Good Grades

This is only sort of a vent--I may just be doing it wrong... I reward J for good grades, usually a new book or journal each quarter. I was on the fence about rewards...


Potty training and accidents?

My 2 year old did really well with potty training he was 2yrs and 7 mths when it took just 4 days to get him dry, but to get him clean took another month or so, after 2 months...


Change over from bottle to sippy cup

My 18 m.o. daughter was drinking 4-7 bottles of milk per day, and I felt that it was time to switch to the sippy cup. She has been using one for juice and (more often) water...

Started by Shaunna on 12/28/2008 in Toddlers

Last update on 01/01/2009 by Alissa


Tips to wean off the bottle?

Hello. I have a 17 month old girl. I am having an issue with trying to get her off the bottle. She refuses to hold it herself. As well she refuses the sippy cup! I am...

Started by Cindy on 03/08/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 03/10/2009 by Elise


My daughter hates solid food !

My DD nurses and I think really likes it, the problem is that is all she wants to do. Her pediatrician said that by 6 mths I should be feeding her solids 2 times a day. I pump...


saddd week for me....

Hi Ladies..... I guess I just needed to vent or something. We were over the moon to find out that we were having a baby. This little angel was due in October. Sadly, this...

Started by Lisa on 03/14/2009 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 03/16/2009 by Jackie


Im nauseated ALL the time!

I understand that im prego and that nauea and vomiting are part of the package deal! But im sick all day everyday! I wake up in the middle of the night sometimes its so bad. I...


crib escapee

Help! Today was the first day my daughter (just turned 2) climbed out of her crib. She got out safely, thank goodness. I put her back in for her nap and I'm just waiting for...

Started by Casey on 04/21/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 04/22/2009 by Joanne


How to stop my 3 year from having tantrums

No matter what my three year seems to feel like the world is ending every time i tell her no, or stop her from doing something dangerous. How can I stop it and how can I discipline