something to think about....

my step-daughter is eight and has been living with us for under a year. her natural mother was killed in a car accident this past week. everyone is having a difficult time...

Started by Jodi on 12/02/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 12/06/2009 by Sally


What to do when you dont trust someone

Hi, just joined, my first is due any day now (expected date 15th april). I'm in a bit of a dillema though. Were me and my husband have been living we have had alot of theft. We...

Started by Tia on 04/12/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 06/10/2009 by Holly


Potty Training!

Ok, so I'm sort of potty training my youngest, she's just turned 2. She's done a wee on there a few times, but more often than not, it ends up on the floor! She get's upset...


Night seizures

A little background: I have a 7 year old son who has partial seizures, learning delays, and speech delays. I have a soon to be 6 year old daughter who has significant speech...



I have been a step mom for four years. When I came into this relationship w/ my sd I thought I have some idea on how to deal as I was a step-child myself. The reality is...much...

Started by Jamie on 06/14/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 06/16/2010 by Petra


Preschool Astrology 101

What is your child's astrological sign? What does it say about their personality? Do you think it's accurate? My son is a Cancer Emotional, defensive and at times even...

Started by Jenni on 09/01/2011 in Preschooler Moms

Last update on 11/27/2011 by Ashley


2.5 year old not coping well with new baby

My 2.5 year old is def having issues w/ our new addition 6 days old. Maybe its still early but he is refusing to go to bed slamming his door, throwing his books, having to go...

Started by Keri on 02/23/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 02/23/2010 by Allie


How many diapers and what kind?

I am expecting in April and would like to CD. I have a 15 mo. old son right now that I have tested prefold nappies on and well I just don't like the how bulky they are on him....


How do I discpline this child?

Had another episode yesterday.Our 5 year old grandson got upset because his sister was playing toys with him,another brother and niece.his sister is 18 months old and she was...

Started by Ginny on 10/21/2010 in Kids Born In 2004

Last update on 02/15/2011 by Anne


Anxious about first airplane ride!

We are taking our 6 1/2 month old daughter on her first airplane ride. I worry about cabin pressure hurting her ears. Also, I don't want to be "those people" with the crying...

Started by Jackie on 10/19/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 09/26/2012 by Carrie


The swing

This might be a silly question, but my little girl is 3 months old, and I feel like she wants to stay in her swing all day! I feel like all I do is feed her...play a...

Started by Leah on 01/14/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/15/2009 by Leah