how do you handle a meltdown

My son has had several meltdowns since Wednesday. The longest one lasted almost 2 1/2 hours. My question is what do you do to work through these? I am trying my best to stand my...


Discipline for school age children

My parents have told me that I can not fully ground my 6 almost 7 year old. I need some advice from other moms with school age kids. When you ground a child, I always thought...

Started by Kimberly on 03/07/2013 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 03/18/2013 by Kelly


too old for pull-ups?

My step-daughter is still wearing pull-ups to bed at night (and not staying dry) and she is turning 5 years old this week. I believe this is too old for pull-ups. Does anyone...


Can it be more then ADHD?

The doctor has my daughter as listed to have ADHD, AD, and OCD I think it is more then that. She is has anger, mood swings, defiance, and losses focus on things. She has been on...


Reflux Help Needed!

One of my twin boys has really bad reflux that is making everyone's life miserable. I feel absolutely horrible for him because he is so uncomfortable. He spits up, throws up,...

Started by Brita on 09/29/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 10/03/2009 by Brittney


Flying with newborn

Hi, I'm planning on taking a 6 hour flight (with a 1 hr layover) in a couple of weeks w/ my 6 wk son and husband. My son will be 8 weeks at the time of the trip. Anyone ever...

Started by Becky on 05/14/2010 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 06/11/2010 by Becky


Some easy to follow tips?

Ok, so in my many years of having to lose weight here and there (the most always being after having a baby) these are the few rules that I follow religiously that really seem...

Started by ~♥Little Miss on 01/01/2011 in Love Your Body

Last update on 01/03/2011 by Charlie



Has any of the older moms gone or is going through menopause or know of someone that has gone through this ordeal. Need advise on how to deal with the pain.. ummmph Tired of...

Started by Carmen on 05/26/2011 in Kids Over 10

Last update on 06/14/2011 by Carmen


SD stares at me

I need some advice. My husband recently got visitation of his daughter from a previous relationship. The only problem I have is that she stares at me. It wouldn't bother me so...


Even Teams

Hello, I'm a mom of two girls and two boys. My daughters are Payton Dawn 16, Natasha Kelly 13. My sons are Mason Briley 9, Vincent Cameron 2. They are wonder and handfuls. I am...


Sick baby!!!!!

Almost 2 weeks ago my son came in contact with his cousin's cold and of course caught it. The first week was runny stuffy nose and cough. He was fine all day just like his...


need tips on how you can stop breast feeding

my baby is 2yrs old and shes been biting me so often now it and now its really sore...but no idea how to stop...but the thing is i dont want to stop breast feeding her....other...

Started by Marilyn on 06/19/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/21/2009 by Carly


Always sore..Any Comments helpful!!

My little girl is almost 3 weeks old and she dont latch on very well. I have been using a nipple sheild and that has worked great. She has now been latching on for about every...

Started by Chanell on 05/23/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/24/2009 by Angela


Guilt for Just Letting Him or Her Cry?

My son is a month and a half and as the weeks have passed he's gone from sleeping almost ALL day to being more awake and giving us some "eye time" where he's up and looking...

Started by Brittany on 12/09/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 12/09/2009 by Meghan