Mat leave stress

Argh, my mat leave is almost over and although I do miss the job, I am dreading going back. How do your shifts work? I am lucky enough to only have to work 2 days a week...


Baby spits up alot.

I have been taking fenugreek to boost my milk supply, I have noticed that my 5 month old daughter has been spitting up pretty heavy lately. chunky curdled milk before and after...


'Cry it out' and long term sleeping habits

I'm interested in how using 'Cry it out' or 'controlled crying/comforting' methods affect babies and toddlers sleeping habits in the long term. Did you use either of those...

Started by Lynlee on 07/16/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 07/25/2009 by Karen


Economy v Environment

What is your take on it ? Which is more important ? Are they related ? Which has greater effect on the world and the lives of people?

Started by Charlie on 08/23/2009 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 08/23/2009 by Jeannette


Not talking at 20 months!?!

I have a 20 month old who will not talk. She grunts and point to everything. We have taken her to the dr. and were told thats she is just spoiled and knows she doesn't have to...


Going to start school.. but scared.

I am going to start school in the spring and honestly, im quite scared. I am a stay at home mom of 2 kids (4 &2)... I feel like im going to take on way more than I can handle......

Started by Nicole on 10/28/2009 in Student Moms

Last update on 02/21/2010 by Charlotte


I don't know what to do

I am 24 years old, I am a single mom of 2 and I just found out I was pregnant again. I really don't know what I should do at this point. I don't think I'm ready to take care of...

Started by Laura on 08/19/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 08/22/2010 by Whitney


Too hopefull too soon?

So my twin girls were born on the 24th of January at only 34 weeks. They are doing well for preemies, but they are in the NICU for the next 2-4 weeks. They were born via...


how can i help my child's behavior?

I have a 3 yr old that is out of control. He hits, bites, smacks, punches, and even head-butts. I have tried everything i can think of to get him under control. He constantly...

Started by Hali on 10/25/2011 in Toddlers

Last update on 05/15/2012 by Johnmackwan



I might sound a little selfish writing this, but here goes. My husband is a space hog. We live in a VERY small house--it's about 1500sqft--it is a re-purposed weekend home if...


My controlling negative mother

I need advice about my mom and her ways where do I start lol. I guess I will start with that my mom still to this day tries to ground me (I am 30 with a child) she has been...