birth control reccomendation

I just had my fifth child and am looking for long term birth control. My doctor mentioned an IUD that was small and plastic. It all sounds good but I had a really bad experience...

Started by Elizabeth on 11/01/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/01/2010 by Miriam


Breastfeeding issues

Alright, so here is the story because I seriously do not know what I am doing! I am 20 years old new mom to a beautiful baby boy. The thing is, I could not breastfeed my son...


What are your daily exercise schedules?

My husband and I are training for a half marathon and some days I'm running at lunch, and other days I'm running in the evening! Is it better to run at the same time every day?...

Started by Erin on 03/01/2009 in Running Moms

Last update on 03/15/2009 by Mary


Son won't eat, help!!!

This is the thing, my son is 2 and from the day he was born he ate great at 4 months he started to eat baby food I would make at home he has always been a great eater, but from...

Started by Cristina on 07/12/2010 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 07/13/2010 by Sarah


my 16yr old every mothers worst nightmare

my 16yr old is they most conniving, lying, deceitful, backstabbing ever i have dealt with of all my kids. i have 5 kids ages 18-3 and my 16yr old is by far the worst. so much so...

Started by User on 05/01/2012 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 05/03/2012 by Louise


How do I become the 'strict parent'?

Due to circumstances beyond our control my husband and I are currently seperated. Our children spend time with him every week but they live with me full time. The way it usually...

Started by Sarah on 01/12/2013 in Christian Mommies

Last update on 02/13/2013 by Carla


Sleeping though the night?

My son is just about 11 months and he wakes up twice at night for a bottle. I think its just a comfort thing though that started when he started teething. He doesnt take a...


Can't Get Motivated

I'm trying to finish up my graduate degree in Biology - all I have left is studying for my orals, research, thesis, and defense. I finished all my coursework, so I don't go to...

Started by Jovanne on 06/09/2009 in Student Moms

Last update on 06/10/2009 by Cheryl


Need help for ADHD child

My 8 year old grandson needs help. We all hate the thought of meds for a child. Want more natural treatment. Anyone been through this that can offer any suggestions?


2 yr old...ahhhhhh

I have a 2 year old boy and he is pushing me beyond my limits. He kicks , hits, throws, yells , slaps, talks back... keep in mind he is only 28 months. I dont know what to do...