My daughter is a bitter and a hitter. I am running out of ideas on how to deal with it. The hitting is easier than the biting. I have been told to bite her back but am really...


Breastfeeding 2nd child w/ milk allergy

My first child had this same milk allergy and I breastfed him, I just found out that my 2nd child (7 wks old) also has this milk protein allergy. So, I have to be on a...

Started by Lizette on 07/24/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/24/2009 by Paige


Ireland Born Dec 29th '08

My first child was a beautiful healthy little girl, I waited years to have her so It's hard for me to leave her side. Currently Ireland has become more clinging I have read at...


Overweight step-kids with a hard headed mother

My stepkids are the sweetest kids ever, but they are both aprox. 30 pounds overweight. Ages 7 and 9. Growing up a "fat kid" myself I am terrified they are going down the wrong...

Started by Amy on 07/27/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 08/02/2009 by Holly


should i change formula milk to soy milk?

my daughter taking formula milk since she born. recently i heard from friend soy milk is much better. But some said that soy milk is only taken by those baby can't tolerate cow...

Started by Wendy on 07/30/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 07/30/2009 by Kellie


Quick healthy meals for school age kid

My son is a picky eater with a food allergy (nuts, fish, shellfish). I need to find some quick, healthy meals that I can send with my first grader. Help. School starts in a...

Started by Bernadette on 08/06/2009 in Recipe Swap

Last update on 08/09/2009 by Darlajean


Love being a YOUNG MOM

my name is Ashley i live in Grand Rapids MI and i just love being able to keep up with my 8mo old he just started to crawl and get into things. Ahhh what a crazy age, he is...


waking up at 4am

Has anybody got an idea what we can do to stop our little one getting up at 4 every morning? It's as if he has got an inbuild alarm clock, it doesn't matter when he went to bed...

Started by Binni on 08/09/2009 in June 2007 Babies

Last update on 08/10/2009 by Binni


craft ideas?

My kids love doing crafts. Does anyone have any fun crafts or games that their kids love doing? Please share!!


Rash around Mouth and Nostrils

My little man (15 Months) has had a consistent rash around his mouth. It is primarily above the upper lip. Any pointers on how to make it go away? It seems unlikely it is a...

Started by Jesica on 08/11/2009 in April 2008 Babies

Last update on 08/29/2009 by Valle


Milk Woes

I am the mother of 3 children, 12, 11 and 11 months.....I was able to stay home with the eldest two and breastfed them until the started eating food. I was able to breastfeed...


What's your fave Kitchen appliance?

I love Kitchen appliances and gadgets....have just about everything BUT I SO WANT A KITCHENAID STAND MIXER....maybe this will be the year!!!! Just got an electric food...

Started by Patty on 08/31/2009 in Recipe Swap

Last update on 08/31/2009 by Patty