14mo old still not sleeping...what can I do?

My son is 14 mo. old, and has slept through the night (11:30pm-6:30 or 7am) all of 5 times. We have been couch bound because neither my hubby or myself beleived in co-sleeping....

Started by Sarah on 04/17/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 04/19/2010 by Kara


Advice on Daycare??!!

Ok here is my dilemma, I am starting nursing school in August. Its my dream and my one chance to provide the life for my son that he deserves. I am a single mother so I am...


Back to Work

Hi. I'm Rebecca and new to this group. I just returned to work after baby #2. My first son is 3 1/2 and my second son is almost 4 months old.

Started by Rebecca on 10/16/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/30/2008 by Leah


Introduce yourself!

Name: Joni Neighborhood: Beaverton/Cedar Mill Kid(s): Sofia, 15 months Random fact: I LOVE orange Something you love about parenting: so much but narrowing it down:...

Started by Joni on 03/13/2009 in Portland, OR Mamas

Last update on 03/13/2012 by Aly'ssa



I am a mom from Airdrie Alberta but was born and raised in Calgary. I moved out here a few years ago and have lost alot of my Calgary friends even though we are only an hour...


How can I get my son to brush his teeth?

He's 16 months old and I give him a toothbrush with the baby toothpaste. I try to brush his teeth but he grabs the toothbrush from me and just chews on it. If I try to move it...

Started by Kayla on 09/06/2011 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/06/2011 by Katherine


Pelvic Pains & Leg Pains

I am 33 Weeks today, and I have been having some pelvic pains pretty bad lately... Is it normal? Also, I have been having leg pains where they both feel numb.. I have to move...


Time out and Pacifier Help!!!!

Sorry I know these are two totally different subjects but I figured I could get help on both! Whenever Sidney does anything my husband and I deem unacceptable (screaming,...

Started by Kristen on 01/15/2010 in May 2007 Babies

Last update on 02/26/2010 by Erin


phasing out swaddling

My daughter has slept in her co-sleeper since she was born. She's also been swaddled since she was weeks old. I use the miracle blanket for the swaddling. My daughter is now 6...

Started by Monica on 01/01/2010 in Family Bed Moms

Last update on 02/11/2010 by Monica


No Motivation

My son just turned 1 and I still have NO motivation! None! I can't get myself motivated to get anything done, from housework, to weight loss, to my finances. Everything is...

Started by Sara on 04/30/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/07/2009 by Sara


My step-kids don't respect me

Ok, I'm not sure if this is a venting session - or a realization that I can't stay in this relationship but I am really hurting today. A little background, my bf and I have...


Should i increase food

Im really fed up with health visitor advice and wanted to know what REAL mums think. Basically my son is 6 1/2 months old and is the hungriest baby in the world!! so i...

Started by Tasha on 03/10/2009 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/13/2009 by Cathryn


Foster Parenting

I am interested in foster parenting and was wondering if any of you have done this. I just wanted to know how it worked out for your family, things to watch out for, the...

Started by Ruth on 08/31/2010 in Christian Mommies

Last update on 08/31/2010 by Maria


How do you stay calm?

I have a 2 year old girl and twin newborn girls (almost 4 weeks old). I am exclusively breastfeeding the twins and am a SAHM to all 3. Needless to say, I am tired...very very...


depressed to point of sickeness

i had just started to get over having to have a c-section rather than a vaginal birth due to complications and then my doctor telling me no on a VBAC next time due to the risks...

Started by Kim on 03/19/2009 in C-sections

Last update on 03/24/2009 by Tabatha