advice on weaning from breastfeeding

I just need some good advice on how best to wean a toddler from breastfeeding (and trust me, I can do without any of your opinions on the fact that I am still breastfeeding a...


Fear of being left alone

I'm sitting here right now listening to my 3 yr old scream b/c she had to go to bed alone. She sleeps in our room in her own bed and for the past couple of weeks I've noticed...

Started by Danielle on 05/05/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 05/06/2010 by Julie


Seizures and Autism

Hi I'm new to this site but I thought it would be a great way for me to talk to other mothers who have children on the spectrum. My son is only 4 and half yrs old and was...


Night Shift

I can handle working the night shift, I can sleep through the day. My biggest problem is when you try to sleep coming off your last night shift. SO I plan on sleeping until...


How do I Wean a Stubborn Boy?

My boy is 19 months old and I REALLY WANT TO STOP BREASTFEEDING HIM, but he is SO STUBBORN. He refuses to fall asleep at night without the breast, and will cry for HOURS in the...

Started by Elizabeth on 07/08/2012 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/10/2012 by Anna


Teaching Kids About Drugs

This is inspired by Katherine's post about alcohol. I read this article awhile ago and the alcohol post made me think of it....

Started by Jayce on 05/07/2011 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 05/08/2011 by Jen


Just Wondering

As a mom of an almost one year old son and being a stay at home mom, I find it difficult to find time to study and play with my son. Any suggestions?

Started by Erin on 12/03/2008 in Moms In College

Last update on 10/14/2009 by Tamara


10month old grinds teeth

My 10month old boy (15 Dec 2009) has 4 upper teeth and two lower. He has been grinding them since he discovered them,but it is now getting worse and more frequent. I am worried...


REFLUX what a nightmare!!!!!

From about two weeks old my baby started screaming constantly and power chucking. Im a first time mum and thought thea must of been something really wrong back and forth to...


My Baby Finlay

Hello! my baby boy was born on 20.10.08. but still isn't sleeping through, and having problems getting him into a routine in evenings as has had bad colic! any advice?



arrgghh!! we're just finishing up sleep training and he's been falling alseep himself pretty good -- minimal crying.... and then for some reason, 2 days ago, it took over 20...

Started by Cathy on 02/13/2009 in March 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/14/2009 by Cindi