Excema in groin area

Has anyone ever heard of excema occuring in the diaper area and it maybe is being mistaken for a diaper rash that just won't go away? I have read in a few books that the...


Dollar Stores

I buy my paper towels, toilet paper, etc at these stores and save several dollars as compared to spend double or triple the amount (pending on item/size) at the larger stores. I...

Started by Melanie on 03/17/2009 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 03/18/2009 by Andrea


What to do with all the shoes?

My kids are 9,7,5,3, & 1. We have a terrible time keeping track of shoes. I have tried keeping them in their rooms and by the front door. Nothing has worked for us so far....



My name is Crystal and i have a 15 mth year old son names Adam. Im 25 and live in Bergen County New Jersey.. I'm not sure who is going to read this. I'm really new to stuff like...



hi, I am a new mom to a beautiful baby boy. I cant believe he is already 11months. now if I can just get him to sleep thru the night....I have tried letting him cry (ferber...

Started by Amber on 03/22/2009 in April 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/26/2009 by Jennifer


starting daycare

hi my son is goin to be starting daycare soon....he has not been away from me much and i have only left him with my mom or with his dads parents...any tips for making a smooth...

Started by Nichola on 03/23/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 04/04/2009 by Alycia


getting my 5 yr old to bed.

i started job training about 2-3 weeks ago. hours are about noon to 3:30 m-f. So i spend time with my boys in the morning and when i get home at about 4:30. I still do as much...

Started by Debra on 03/23/2009 in Raising Boys!!

Last update on 05/07/2009 by Shelly



i know this is a given but the only one i can think of, not only is breastfeeding great for your baby"s health but it saves a whole lot of money considering its almsot twnety...

Started by Kami on 03/24/2009 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 03/25/2009 by Kristy


Car Seat Release

Hi, My 3 year old Down Syndrome daughter keeps releasing her seat belt latch while we're mobile and I'm at a loss how to stop her.

Started by Ursula on 03/26/2009 in June 2005 Babies

Last update on 04/02/2009 by Audrey



I am starting to think about getting ready to introduce solids to my little one. Just want to know what are your thoughts on schedule. Should I be giving him solids at the same...

Started by Katerine on 03/30/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 03/30/2009 by Amy


Potty training

Boys are tough! I have a 15 year old & now I have a 3 1/2 year old. YUP! Starting all over again:) Potty training was a bit hard there for the first few weeks. My problem I'm...

Started by Tracey on 03/30/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 03/31/2009 by Tracey


Diaper Free?

Natural Infant Hygiene? Elimination Communication? Does anyone out there subscribe to and practice this? I'm getting ready to give it a go and wanted to find support from other...


how can i keep my one month old entertained

i'm a new mom of 1! his name is nolan and he is awesome! he is almost 2 months old and i have noticed he is awake for longer periods of time... however, he always gets fussy. i...

Started by User on 04/01/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 04/02/2009 by Holly


separation anxiety

In the past few weeks my son,who is almost 11 months, has suddenly started getting upset when either my hubby or I leave him alone even for a minute.Does anybody have any sound...


Hello Mums

Hello all Mummys, My names Jess and i am Mum to nearlly Two year old Cohen. He is my world. An amazing, delightful and comedic little child! I'd love some advice on toilet...

Started by Jess on 04/02/2009 in May 2007 Babies

Last update on 04/09/2009 by Mary-Ann


Child Care for Teachers' Kids

I am interested in finding out what teachers in other schools do with thier own children who attend the school they teach in between dismissal and the end of the work day. My...

Started by Elizabeth on 04/05/2009 in Teacher Moms

Last update on 04/07/2009 by Eilonwy