my 5 yr old does not sleep thru the night

my son has never slept thru the night. at first, thought it was a power struggle or something that he would eventually go out of, but he hasn't. i have not had a peaceful nights...

Started by Courtney on 06/09/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 06/09/2009 by Mary Ann


How do you keep busy?

I am looking for some ideas on how to keep my son (and me!) busy during the days. Usually we keep really busy with play dates and the like, but seems like once summer...

Started by Alicia on 07/07/2009 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 07/12/2009 by Alicia


Having trouble with my 15 year old

I would have never thought i would be sitting here desperately seeking advice regarding my 15 year old daughter. I am so deeply in love with her and yet i can barely stand to be...


wetting the bed

my 6-year-old son wets the bed in the night. for 4-5 months, he does not wet but again repeat the process. i dont give him any liquiid before one hour sleeping and make sure...


I need suggestions about what to do now....

Hi all. My son (18) agreed to participate in a contract in order to live in my home. The contract outlines very simple, almost expected, rules for him to continue to live here....

Started by Jenn on 05/10/2016 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 05/14/2016 by Sarah


What's the easiest way to potty train??

I am wanting to start potty training my daughter. I dont knwo how to do it. It is also a little harder cause i also have a 2 month old son. Any suggestions??

Started by Shelby on 08/31/2009 in Potty Training

Last update on 08/31/2009 by Sharice


New member

Hello Moms of 2/2007 babies! My name is Lisette. I am new to this site as well as this particular community. I have a 21 month old son, Aiden. I am also expecting my second...


sleeping through the night

I have a 4 month old who is still being breastfed and refuses the pacifier. I seem to be the pacifier. I can't get him to sleep on his own i haven't slept in my bed for the last...


Two picky girls to feed

I am in need of some help... I have two very picky girls. My nine year old is learning to try new things, and is getting better about eating what I cook, but I usually end up...


Need moms of older kids.....

I have a 20 yr old daughter who is fairly responsible, but thinks she is in charge and an 18 yrs son that is challenging, and that is putting it nicely. My daughter is very...

Started by Deanna on 02/01/2010 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 02/05/2010 by Mary


Guilt about respite

I am a Stay at home mum to my 3 and a half year old Son and i am pregnant with our second child. For months I have been fighting to keep for some respite for my son but not i...



I have an 8-almost 9 month old and his father is not involved. when he tries to get involved he never follows through. My point is that I have my son 24/7 and I also live with...


getting judged

in 36 hours I am having a repeat c-section. This was not by my own choosing, medically it was recomended for multiple reasons. 1. I had a C with my first, 2. I have a...

Started by Pamela on 07/28/2010 in C-sections

Last update on 08/15/2010 by Nicola