As a first time mother I really didn't want to introduce my son to a pacifier. I wanted to try other methods of soothing him. My husband on the other hand was sticking his dirty...



I need help i cant get my 18 month old to eat. He fights me on everything and wont eat anything i have to force him all the time and he doesnt seem to be happy anymore and ideas??


Allergic to the cat

Hi my son is allergic to cat hair his eyes are swollen and he keeps on rubbing them and sneezing.Hes 2 and a half and he's going to see the doctor on Monday has anyone had a...

Started by Sarah on 06/13/2009 in Children's Health

Last update on 08/18/2009 by Veronica


Black Stools in 7 mth old??

My baby just turned 7 months. She's on total breastmilk. And the last 2 days she has had sweet potatoes and potatoes with rice cereal. Today, i found her some black stools mixed...


autism and anxitey

my 5 yr old son gets overwhelmed with anxitey on school days, so much that he has a hard time going sleep at night and he will throw up. Any ideas on what i can do to help him


Monkey Boy

Oh goodness, Z has aways been a mover since he walked at 8 months. He's very busy and always into everything now adays but today he completely suprised me. He was watching his...

Started by Raychael on 05/27/2010 in January 2009 Babies

Last update on 05/30/2010 by Raychael


13 almost 14 months old and still no teeth

Okay so i am desperate and worried and flabergasted that i still see no signs of teeth. My son was 3 months old when he started teething and we thought wow he might get teeth...

Started by Daisy on 11/11/2010 in Teething

Last update on 11/20/2010 by Daisy


cough and cold remedies

My little guy has been sick on and off all fall with a cough and cold, and is home today with a fever! Does anyone have any remedies for cough and colds besides humidifier,...

Started by Kate on 12/06/2010 in March 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/11/2011 by Krissy


my baby can't stop soothing!!!!

i want to make him stop using his soother...but at night he always cries looking for his soother.... what should i do to make him let go his soother???


Weaning a 27 month old

My 27m old daughter loves to nurse. She would still nurse like a newborn- every 2 hrs if I let her. She is a great eater and love sot try new foods, so that is not the issue. I...


Breastfeeding ISSUES

I am a new mommy, age 20 and I am still trying to get the hang of this whole breastfeeding thing.. My daughter was born on September 27th and I have been breasfeeding/pumping...


My 21/2 Year Old Thinks Its Funny To Be Mean-Help

We have recently become a stay at home mom and started watching others kids from my home. My son thinks its funny to be mean and hits all the time. No form of discipline works....

Started by Christina on 12/10/2012 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 01/03/2013 by Shell


Do I get a break?

I know my husband has to sleep on weekends because he works nightshift, i adjusted to that. But, during the week he has 3 days off and he hardly gives me a break in the morning...

Started by Sharon on 06/09/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/09/2010 by Kristi


MIL Vent

So my MIL wouldn't change my sons diaper for the first 2 months of his life. She had done this for her first grand son. So you can understand my hesitation when she wanted to...


to swaddle or not to swaddle..

I have always swaddled my son but I was wondering when I should stop this... He is 3 months old now. I am just not sure if I keep doing it if we don't once if he will not sleep...

Started by Nicole on 01/09/2010 in Cute Little Boys

Last update on 08/12/2010 by Jessica