Non Hodgkins Low Grade Lymphoma

Hi I am currently in remission with low grade Lymphoma. I have 3 adult children all now living away from home - but still reasonably close by. I am now 51 years old. I am just...


Switching to a toddler bed?? When is the right time??

My son is 21/2. I want to start switching his crib into the toddler bed, but my husband says no.. He is afraid of him getting up in the middle of the night and wander around. I...

Started by Shayla on 05/06/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 05/07/2010 by Shayla


Raising the kids

What do you do when you and your hubby have VERY different views about how to raise children? I grew up in a much stricter environment than my husband. I believe in being so...


Lite dinner idea's....

I'm due in 2 weeks and I'm relying on my hubby to cook for the couple of weeks after the baby is born. We have 3 other kids at home so it needs to be lite (not only in carbs but...

Started by Courtney on 07/05/2010 in Recipe Swap

Last update on 07/08/2010 by Tara


Todler discipline

My nineteen month old is usually very good but this week he's been knocking down the plants in the house.I give him a smack on the hand and I'm very firm but he still thinks its...


my boy is 2 1/2, not talking yet

my son is 2 & 1/2, still not talking! hearing is fine, motor skills & social interaction is fine, speech therapist not too worried, but im concerned about autism...no other "red...

Started by Kelly on 07/10/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 07/24/2010 by Christy


letting baby cry

my daughter is one of those croozy babies who is always laughing and smiling. because of that she gets a lot of attention from friends, family and even strangers when out...



I'm going back to work in just under 2 weeks. I'm getting myself psyched up for leaving my son during the daytime, but now my partner wants to have a date night, too. The...

Started by Mary-Allegra on 08/02/2010 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 08/03/2010 by Becky


Can someone please explain why...

It is that the day my stepson comes is fine, but for some reason the day he leaves is horrible? My four kids don't seem to have a problem with it, but that day I'm always...


Single Mothers!!

Hey ladies! I'm curious. I know this is not what we wanted was to raise our kids with out the other half. How long has many of you been single. I've been single for a good 2...

Started by Edna on 09/02/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 09/03/2010 by Rita_2_davey


Returning to work

My daughter is 9 1/2 months old and I was fortunate enough to be able to stay home with her since she's been born but I have accepted a part time position as a Social Worker and...

Started by Kallie on 09/19/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/26/2010 by Kallie


Extra credit in Elem school

My little SISTER is 10 years old and I was helping her with a school assignment not to long ago. She told me, "I'm done" I looked over her papers and she had lots and lots of...



I told my 3 year old son that he needed to be in school today because Mommy had to go to work and school and he asked me why nobody wants him.. It was beyond heartbreaking to...