Big Girl Bed?

My daughter is now 15 months old and she's climbing everything. She climbs out of her crib or playpen whenever she wants to, usually with a hefty thud on the ground. it makes me...


Toddlers & Pets

Just wondering, what methods have other parents here found that work best at teaching a toddler to be gentle with the family pets, cats, in particular? I've been trying to teach...


Carseat Advice

Hey ladies! I'm looking into get a new carseat for my baby. Here are the ones I'm looking into. Any experience with these from anyone would be great! TIA! -Graco Smart Seat...

Started by DeserRai on 03/27/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/30/2012 by Tara


Five boys 6M's 1Y

I have 5 boys Mu'azzam 13, Muzaffer 10, Muhammed 8, Yaseen and Mohseen are 6. I'm surrounded by boys and just want to meet other mums. I am studying and running the house. My...

Started by Moshira on 02/03/2010 in Moms Of All Boys

Last update on 03/28/2011 by Noelia


Bedtime Help

My daughter is 2 years old now. she has been sleeping in a toddler bed since she tuned 1 years old. She has been sleeping in her own room for about 8 months now. Now all of a...

Started by Jerrie on 03/27/2011 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 03/28/2011 by Dawn-Marie



Today I'm going back to work for the first time since I lost my son. On July 16 Jaxon was stillborn. I have had a very difficult time dealing with his loss. I don't blame myself...



I have been wanting to wean my son for a couple months now. He is nine months and my health is not up to par. I am a single mother and in school full time and I also work. I...


Two Boys!!

I have 2 boys ages 4 an d almost 2. I am having alot of difficulty with both of them. First of all let me just say I am pregnant with my third boy so I need to get this under...

Started by Lindsi on 02/28/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 03/01/2010 by Christy


Potty Training Troubles!

Hello everyone..I just got started potty training my son who will be 3 in April and am having some trouble getting him excited. Some days he is all about wearing big boy undies...

Started by User on 02/22/2009 in Potty Training

Last update on 02/24/2009 by User


Treating ODD??

My 9 year old son in taking Vyvanse for his ADD symptoms and is doing really well, however he also has been diagnosed with ODD (oppositional defiance disorder) . He isn't an...


Terrible Threes?

So here's the deal, ladies. This is similar to another post, but different, so I decided to post it seperately. My daughter, Maddy, was an angel until about age 2. She...

Started by Kathleen on 04/11/2009 in March 2006 Babies

Last update on 07/29/2009 by Lindsey


Teaching about those less fortunate

Just curious what other parents out there are doing to help their little ones learn about those less fortunate. The church we go to is a small, home based church, but are...

Started by Kristen on 08/11/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 08/12/2009 by Heather


Frustrated Churchgoer

I've always gone to worship in the church all my life growing up, but as of late, I've been hearing masses in front of the television on Sunday mornings. For one thing, there...

Started by Maria on 09/30/2009 in Catholic Mothers

Last update on 10/24/2009 by Maria


grocery shopping

It is tough to shop for seven children on a budget, but we do manage to do so. I have found that menu's, lists, and calculators are mandatory for not over spending. I also avoid...

Started by Gretchen on 03/18/2010 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 04/05/2010 by Melinda


ADHD Medication Question

I have a 8 year old son who has been on ADHD Medicines for the last couple of years. We just recently started VyVanse 30 Mg which I give him about 6:30 we have also started...


Should I be concerned?

My son has a PDD-NOS diagnosis and is in the school district sponsored preschool for it. This is combined with the Head Start in our area as they are the largest preschool...