going nuts!!!

My mother was an RN. She keeps telling me that my baby is slow in his developmental skills. Can anyone help me? He can hold his head up pretty steady when setting on my lap. but...


Pregnancy weight gain

Hello Ladies! This is my first time posting here. I was just wondering general consensus. I am currently about 29 weeks pregnant with my second son. With my first, I only...


Heart Ache

Ok so today I totally found this site and was so surprised to see one for oilfield mommies! I had the hardest time today because I also work as a server partime to get out of...


How do I get my son to understand no?

My son is 15 months and has always been into everything. He has to touch everything, take stuff apart and put it back together, move stuff around open and close things, etc. I...

Started by Kristen on 02/17/2009 in Moms With Just Boys

Last update on 02/19/2009 by Courtney



i have a 3 and 4 yr old who are both in nursery evre since they started they have picked up really foul language health visitor says t ignore it and not make a big deal of it...


More about yourself

Right i want everyone to tell us about yourself. What makes you tick and what ticks you off. My name is KIM i live in England but was born in S.A and moved to UK in 1994. I have...



Before my daughter was born I was the mom that swore my child would never wear anything but the best diapers. Huggies, Pampers. But when times get tough, times get tough. I...

Started by Cathy on 02/21/2009 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 02/21/2009 by Jamie


night terrors

when my son was first born he had night terrors...the doctor said that they would go away with time and they did eventually but now he's 19 months old and they seem to be...

Started by Jamie on 02/21/2009 in July 2007 Babies

Last update on 03/14/2009 by Meretisa


any advice?

I'm at a total loss of activites to do with my 4yr old daughter at home..unfortunatly the weather usually isn't the best to go outdoors either it's raining or it's 110...

Started by Kassanrdra on 02/22/2009 in Kids Born In 2004

Last update on 03/01/2009 by Naudeen


wrap help

since we are going to wait on the double and use the single and a wrap, i "think" i have it narrowed down to three. but i know nothing about them. any advice would be good....


Decrease in drinking?

My baby was sick with RSV so I was home with her for 3 days. Now she won't take a bottle for daycare (the bottles are breastmilk). She's drinking like 1-3 oz. at a time...

Started by Stephanie on 02/23/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/24/2009 by Stefani


Refusing to eat from the bottle

My daughter has always taken little hunger strikes. She's just not a big eater. But lately she'll eat 2-3 oz. and then just refuse to eat. But sometimes I can get her to drink...

Started by Ldoo on 02/24/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/25/2009 by Ldoo


Child Whines...it feels constant

Hi! My 18 month old whines at everything. If he sees something in the cabinet that he wants, he starts whining. If he doesn't get to play with something he whines. I know...

Started by Kari on 02/26/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 02/26/2009 by Ashley


How do I get started?

I am a new mom of a 5 week old baby girl that I am breastfeeding. Is this too early to start ECing as she goes so many times a day? I just started using cloth diapers and I'm...

Started by Amy on 02/26/2009 in Diaper Free Moms

Last update on 03/07/2009 by Jackie


Handling boys and work

I work from home and sometimes feel like I can not spend as much time with my boys as they want me too. How do most handle this?

Started by Stacy on 02/26/2009 in Work At Home Moms

Last update on 03/03/2009 by Sindi


6 year old with a Bad Attitude

My daughter is 6, she has been acting out for quite awhile now. Well she has her good momments and her bad momments, i would have to say that 75% of the time are bad momments....


2 year old and store blow outs...

My daughter just turned two in December she hates to be trapped in a cart at the shopping centers... I try to let her walk around but very rarely does she stay right be me.. It...

Started by Alison on 02/27/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 02/28/2009 by Katie