single mom - how to do it?!

Hey all, I am a single mom, living at my parents house with my 5 month old son. I have been trying to find a solution as to how I can get out on my ouwn and start building a...

Started by Melissa on 08/18/2013 in Working Moms

Last update on 08/22/2013 by Jenny


Due 6/20, SOOO tired of being pregnant!

The heat wave hit us this past week... Record highs, and humidity... UGH! It's been 90 and humid for 4 days straight now. I'm SOOOOO done, I don't wanna be pregnant anymore....

Started by Sarah on 05/26/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 05/26/2010 by Kristin


i am irattionally scared of childbirth, is this normal?

i am so scared of labour i have spent most of the last week in tears, i hate havinh no control over when my bub will be born, and i cannot handle pain. i had braxton hicks with...

Started by Kari on 01/12/2010 in VBAC

Last update on 02/04/2010 by Erin


tantrums and not sharing

my 12 month old daughter had recently become very possessive over her toys and will snatch them off her friend who is 15 months. she screams and will also try to push him away....

Started by Victoria on 11/13/2008 in Toddlers

Last update on 11/13/2008 by Victoria


CM StoryBooks

I've just created my first StoryBook and placed the order this week. I'm moving on to my next one. Does anyone have experience with it, or care to share any tips?

Started by Laurianne on 11/13/2008 in DigiScrapping Moms

Last update on 11/14/2008 by Veronica


Babysitter fees

What is a good hourly rate to pay a babysitter? I'm having another stay at home Mom watch my 3 yr old during the day for a few days the next two weeks and we've decided to do...


Father's Day

I host an after school program once a week. I'm planning next month and came across father's day. I didn't think twice about mother's day because fortunately the group I work...


seasonal allergies for mom

Does anyone deal with seasonal allergies while still nursing? What do you take? I used to take Flonase, a prescribed nasal aspirator. I stopped during pregnancy and frankly...

Started by Maricarmen on 06/27/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/29/2009 by Nicole


1 More Month Left

I am 34 days away from my due date! I cant wait! I don't think I'll miss being pregnant AT ALL!! Any suggestions on sleep patterns and breast feeding?! Although I'm excited to...


? eczema

my 3 month old has severe dry skin. Her next doc appt isnt until october 22nd what else can I do in the meantime. Have been using aquaphor but it seems to keep coming back even...

Started by Dineen on 09/17/2009 in June 2009 Babies

Last update on 09/18/2009 by Mary


Feeding a fussy toddler

I Have a fussy toddler she is 14 months and has been a good eater up untill the last 2 weeks. She will barely eat anything during the day. I feel like ive tried everything!!

Started by Eloise on 09/24/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 09/25/2009 by Sarah


Switching from breast milk to cows milk ???

My daughter is 12 months old and still breastfeeding. I am in the process of weaning her and I'm down to 2-3 feedings during the day and night and morning nursing. I'm trying to...

Started by Anastasia on 12/16/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/17/2009 by Anastasia


Any Fort Campbell wives?

I have been here since november. I do not know anyone except my husbands buddies. They all get deployed April 23. Any advice for someone new to the area?


Baby Led Weaning?

My son is 6 months old. He was 2 months premature. We have decided to do Baby Led Weaning. The other night we had peas and carrots with dinner. He LOVED it. I smooshed the...

Started by Jeannie on 02/01/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/01/2010 by April


Getting more from one side when pumping?

What can I do to try and up the amount I get from my right breast? I usually get 3-4 oz. from my left breast but my right only seems to produce 2-3 oz. I go back to work...

Started by Tiffanie on 02/12/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/12/2010 by Jessie


Autism + Severe Anxiety

My 6 year old has moderate (verbal) autism he also has issues with severe anxiety, ocd, motor tics .. does anyone else have a child that is controlled by his/her anxiety unless...