my stepson

my partners son is 8 and an absolute nightmare. He is destroying our relationship. He is noisy disruptive,cruel to my cats,has a fixation with trapping them. I can't stand him...


When do you find time to work out?

Hi All, I had my baby exactly 5 months ago today, and I have yet to step foot back into a gym. I immediately lost about 20 lbs after having my daughter, I guess from...

Started by LaNesha on 03/15/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 03/16/2010 by LaNesha


Ckicken Pocks

I belong to a baby/mother group and another gal has not vaccinated thinks her girls have the chicken poxs. Avriel has been around them for the last 2 days so she's probably...

Started by Richelle on 01/02/2009 in UnVaccinated Kids

Last update on 01/20/2009 by Ruth



Any suggestions on how to help my 6 year old daughter deal/cope with "bullies, mean-kids" in her before/after school care? the same 2 gang up on her and it is very hurtful to...

Started by Angie on 03/03/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 03/03/2009 by Jennifer


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...


I had a c-section on Jan 15...

and went in for my follow up visit on march 24th. I had been having really bad pain in my lower abdomen and lower region... doc said it was prob from my bladder and that she...


Ideas on a feeding schedule?

My son is almost 6 months. I feed him a 4oz bottle when he wakes up in the morning. At the next feeding he get a jar of fruit and another bottle. He will usually have 2 more 4oz...

Started by Brandy on 11/19/2010 in Illinois Moms

Last update on 07/12/2012 by Casey


Substitutions in diet- toddler and whole milk

Hi, just got back from 15 months visit with my twins and the doctor was shocked they are not drinking milk. I am still BF them twice, well one at night which I'm not that happy...

Started by Petra on 08/03/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/03/2011 by *Fluffy Bunnies


Help... Can't trust the inlaws

My Boyfriends parents are not the most trustworthy people and also are not the smartest when keeping children from doing dangerous things. I know I am a nervous mother when it...

Started by Christina on 03/13/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 03/22/2010 by Anna


list of so called concerns from the teacher

My son is now in year 3 (in Australia). for the third year in a row now the school has come to me complaining about my son. I went and spoke with the doctor about it a couple of...

Started by Tamara on 05/26/2014 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 10/10/2014 by Sarah


Problem Child!

Good morning fellow mommies! I have been having so many problems with my kid. I just need someone to listen and give me whatever constructive advice and/or criticism. He...

Started by Luvmia on 12/26/2011 in Kids Over 10

Last update on 01/02/2012 by Luvmia


Spoiled or not?

I have a 1 year old. I have her 5 days a week and on the weekends she alternates between her dad and her grandparents. While i have her through the week she follows me around...

Started by Tristen on 06/12/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 06/13/2010 by PATRICIA


hitting 5 year old

got a 5 yo girl and for SOME reason for the past couple of days she has started hitting the little boy that lives with us...sitting here watching her she just hauls off and...

Started by Cassandra on 08/12/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 08/12/2009 by Ilse