Turning Point

Hi, I'm a mother of two! My oldest is 3 and I am going back to work in January! I have mixed feelings about this, but my objective is to start part time and find extra income...

Started by Lillyen on 12/27/2008 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 12/30/2008 by Jennifer



I've seen alot of posts saying they co-sleep with there babies (in a bed). I'm just wondering...why? We are told its not safe, blah, blah, blah, right from the beginning I've...


Crazy weight gain in third trimester?

I havent been obsessive over my weight at all since I know I wont have a problem losing it again. I started my pregnancy at nearly 150lbs...gained a good bit very early on, no...

Started by Noel on 06/07/2011 in Twins

Last update on 06/12/2011 by Rebecca


Am I not doing the right thing?

My sons father and I were together for 2 years. And I left January this year trying to make a better life for my son who wasn't born yet. Some reason I feel I did the wrong...

Started by Jessica on 11/05/2012 in Single Moms

Last update on 11/07/2012 by Jessica


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