urine retention in a baby?

My youngest is 14 months old, and has started holding her pee. She still has wet diapers during they day, but they aren't very wet. Her little belly gets hard, and very big....


can't fall asleep on his own

My boy is having a hard time falling asleep at night on his own. He just turned 2, and needs me to stay in the room until he falls asleep. If I leave, he freaks out. He can cry...

Started by Anamari on 05/21/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 07/20/2015 by Kim


54 hour labour + emergency c section my story

Hi all i had my little boy Harrison Bailey on 7th July 09. My contractions started on the sunday i went into hospital that afternoon but got sent home as only 2 cm dilated so...

Started by Kerry on 08/11/2009 in C-sections

Last update on 12/01/2009 by Michelle



My son is almost 11 months old and he found his voice and hes starting to throw screaming fits! Whether he is happy or sad it seems to never end. Don't get me wrong it can be...

Started by Sarah on 03/06/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/06/2011 by Sarah


Ideas on how to keep baby entertained.

I'm new to both being a mom and staying home all the time. My fiance works generally monday to friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm. I always try and get out of the apartment and visit with...

Started by Samantha on 02/08/2010 in August 2009 Babies

Last update on 02/11/2010 by Claudia


1/2 strength formula or water?

My youngest angel is 9 months today. Most nights she still wakes 1-2 times at night for a feeding. I'm not a CIO kind of person, but would like to see if I can stop these night...


Scary Phase?

My daughter is almost two. For about a month she has been "scared" of ramdom things. For example she has this toy phone that has a picture of a cow on it that moos. She would...



How did you go about weening your child from their pacifier, at what age, and how long did it take?


What size house do you live in?

I have 6 children: 3 are biologically mine and I also have 3 children who are in foster care and live with us full time. I am wondering what size house do other large...


I need to vent.

This is an actual text conversation. I copypasta'ed the logs from my back-up sms app. This should sum up the entirety of the last 2 weeks of my life, complete with my seemingly...


CRAZY MIL.... anyone else?! PLEASE HELP!

i need help handling my crazy MIL.... let start by saying this is her first grandchild... which is totally normal for her to be excited about..... but, she has multiple picture...

Started by Brean on 04/25/2010 in Student Moms

Last update on 05/18/2010 by Kathleen


Updates...How are the babies doing...

I was just curious to see what everyones babies are doing....Brooke-Lynn is standing now, she thinks it`s hillarious! No words, other than ``Mom`` and ``No``. She growls lol, if...

Started by Shanna on 05/29/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 05/30/2009 by Caren


working late hours..feeling like an absent parent

I have a schedule that flip flpos a lot. I work in a Pharmacy and for the most part I work 1-9. So the only time I see my kids are in the mornings when we are getting ready for...

Started by Brandy on 01/24/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 01/27/2010 by Jenny