Alternative to time-out...

Hi guys, my son is now 19 months old and sometimes gets overwhelmed with his environment. Last night he was upset about not being able to go play before his hands were clean and...


Night leakages

Hi everyone, I'm diapering in Motherease one-size bamboos, and love them 99% of the time. One problem I've come up against is at night time. My son (8 months) is starting to...


need advise

So, my husbands ex signed over custody of their son, to my husband, because she could not "handle" him any more. this was two years ago - he is now 17. He recently got in...

Started by Michelle on 01/17/2011 in Step Moms

Last update on 01/21/2011 by Amy


missing my baby

really i'm missing my little boy 16 monthes while i'm in duty actually i'm not living in my country so me & my husband we have to work i'm leaving him with maid she's kind & he...

Started by Dodo on 12/03/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 12/19/2009 by Dodo


Acid Reflux.

My son will be 4 Months on The 1st Of September. But ever since i brought him home, i've been fighting with a problem of Acid Reflux. I had an upper Gi Done, and it came back...

Started by Christina on 08/31/2010 in May 2010

Last update on 09/15/2010 by Lindy


Itchy Daughter

Does anyone know of a connection between epilepsy and candida or thrush? The reason that I ask is that my 10 year old daughter frequently has problems with an itchy bottom and...


What liners do you use?

My son has awful nappy rash that just won't heal, it's been going on for months now. When he was teething, he blistered, the blistered opened up, and ended up turning into...


bed time and curfew

Hello, I was wondering if anyone could give me their input on what their child or step child's bedtime is? My step son is 11 and during summer we tell he has to go to bed...

Started by Krissy on 07/01/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 07/15/2010 by Mandie


When Baby is Awake...

Hello All... I have a strange question, at least I think it might be strange! What are you all doing with your babies when they are awake? Are you entertaining them...are...


Introducing the Bottle to breastfeed baby...

My 3 month old daughter is refusing to take the bottle, I have tried different kinds and she doesn't like any of them... My husband has tried giving the bottle to her with my...

Started by Carron on 02/13/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/13/2009 by Krystal


itching like crazy and still swaddling at 9months

Hi, Is anyone having the same problem with their baby? My son has had dermatitis since about 2 months old and he still, if getting his hands free from his socks he wears on his...

Started by Rachel on 05/22/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 05/26/2009 by Amy


Mothers Group

Hi, Can you tell me what is involved with a Mothers Group exactly?? I asked if there was one in my church & there isn't. I was then asked did I want to organise one, but I don't...

Started by Kat on 07/02/2009 in ~Australian Mums~

Last update on 05/21/2010 by Bethany


Getting rid of the pacifier!!!

My daughter is 10 months, and she is in the transition from bottle to sippy cup. She's having no problem with that, so I'm thinking it may be a good time to throw out the...



I am planning on weaning my 10 month old when he reaches a year and wondered if any mom's that have weaned have advice for a smooth transition. Thanks!

Started by Laura on 06/07/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/11/2010 by Desiree


Newly Diagnosed ADHD - What's next?

My daughter is 8 years old and just started the 3rd grade. In 1st and 2nd grade, I put her lack of attention and inability to focus on her being "young" as her birthday comes...


Advice on getting dry at night

Hi my daughter is 21months old and is potty trained during the day but I have no idea on where to start with getting her dry through the night. I know shes very early to be...

Started by Maria on 12/22/2010 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/13/2011 by Lindsey


Daughter in laws who alienates grandma

My daughter in law came into our lives when she was 16 , She was bruised and beaten by her stepmom at that time. Her mother had nothing to do with her after a Bitter divorce...

Started by Michelle on 01/01/2012 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 01/22/2012 by Jackie-Oyee