Am I being overprotective?

My 6 year old is gifted, and my 5 year old is not (at least not that we know of yet). Anyway, on to my question - My 6 year old is the talk of her school amongst the faculty...


the big holidays: what do YOU do?

My three year old wants to do the conventional hallowe'en stuff.... costumes, trick-or-treating, etc. I don't see a PROBLEM with this, but do have a tough time working that...

Started by Lee on 09/16/2009 in Pagan Moms

Last update on 11/16/2009 by Julie


2 full time working partents.

I read to my baby all the time and sing an dance wtih her. But we are so crazy during the week. I feel like there is something more i should be doing. Any advice?


Homemade baby food

My son is 5 months old and I am hoping to make my own baby food. Does anyone have experience with it, and what products are must-haves? I have a regular blender, but I'm...


Pumping at Work?

To the wonderful MN mommas out there: if you pumped when you went back to work, how did you start that dialogue with your employer for making accommodations for this? I work...

Started by Laura on 03/19/2010 in Minnesota Moms

Last update on 05/11/2010 by Katie


My daughter started wetting bed?

My little girl who just turned 8, started wetting the bed about 8-9months ago. Can't find any reasons why, just that her sleeping pattern has changed a little, she sleeping...

Started by Samantha on 05/29/2009 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 06/01/2009 by Yvonne


Picky eater, any suggestions?

I have a 1 1/2 year old son who at times hardly eats anything, I'm not worried about his weight he's a big boy. He's always asking for sweets, but we try not to give him much....


Night Terrors

My 41/2 year old little girl keeps waking up at night about an hour after she has been sleeping, screaming & thrashing around. When we try & talk to her she just screams louder...

Started by Amanda on 07/14/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/20/2009 by Darcy


Potty training my son....HELP!

I have a 21 month old boy and a 2 month old daughter. 4 boxes of diapers a month for the 2 of them isn't too nice on the wallet, not to mention all the formula we go through for...