DH allowed in OR during Spinal Block?

Has anyone ever been able to have thier DH present when getting a spinal block for a C-section? My 1st C-section was an emergency so I never questioned hubby not being in the...

Started by Jamie on 02/27/2009 in C-sections

Last update on 03/05/2009 by Liane


Keep my job or stay at home

I'm trying to decide what is best for my family. I've worked several years in a business dominated by men. Now I'm running my own office. I make a good salary for a women in...

Started by Angela on 08/10/2013 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 08/12/2013 by Kandace


Maya's story...

I would like to share my daughter, Maya's, story with you all. I hope it will inspire you to share your stories! My daughter, Maya, is 9 years old and ever since we can...


Tummy Time

I was wondering when to start tummy time. My daughter is 2 weeks old. She has really good head control. how do i introduce her to it? rite now i lay her on my chest and she...



Has anybody dealt with the "baby blues" and how did you handle it? What steps did you take and did it make it better? I think i am seeing signs of depression, i read about it...


Issues with teacher....

My son is three and in head start. At the beginning of the school year things were great. He is the youngest in his class ( the only three year old). In the middle of the year...



My name is Tikatia and I have 5 amazing kids. I often sign up for these social networking groups and see things like 2000 Moms, Due in April, Moms with Toddlers, etc. Well,...

Started by Tikatia on 12/30/2008 in Moms Of Many

Last update on 05/11/2010 by Deborah


Any Diabetics??

I was diagnosed with Diabetes a few weeks ago (a little early because I had all the symptoms) and am now insulin-dependent. The docs are unsure if it's just gestational or if...

Started by Melanie on 03/30/2009 in July 2009

Last update on 04/25/2009 by Melanie


Can someone help shed a little light on this?

I was reading another post on would you date this person? And I guess I just need to vent or maybe something. I am the woman that gets blamed for him not having a relatinship...

Started by Magnolia on 10/14/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 10/21/2009 by Tonya



Ok, I was just watching "WWII in HD" on the History channel, philosophizing about just how far and wide the implications of wars are to so many people around the world for a...


Formula feeding... why ?!?

now i know some people do mix it up and so both formula and breastmilk... i know i girl who does both because her milk dried up with both her sons at 6 months. she got me...

Started by Hannah on 12/23/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/26/2009 by Teresa


Home Water Birth - any advice?

I'm 37 weeks along and planning a home water birth with an experienced midwife. I'm getting pretty excited! I'd love to hear from other moms out there who have had a home...


do i take this seriously?

some may know my story so far but for those who dont :- been with hubby for almost 4yrs. he has 9yr old daughter from previous relationship. we have 3yr old together. SD told me...

Started by Anna on 09/13/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 09/14/2010 by Irene


Sex is a lot like LEGOs?!?!

I'm a private person & don't talk about my sex life very often; but I saw this today and had to laugh. It's a good reminder on why not to give up because it applies to more then...

Started by Tasha on 01/18/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/22/2012 by Julianne