Should i try ritilin?

It has been suggested by our consultant that my son who is 3 and has a diagnosis of severe autism and adhd should be medicated using ritalin. Does anyone have any comments to...


Fertility Question?

I know several people have had similar questions and I have read several of the things posted. However, I feel like I am kind of on a time crunch. I did not think I could get...

Started by Tess on 03/29/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/01/2011 by Elizabeth


Constipated 5 week old

Sorry if this is a duplicate - this is my first time posting and I am having issues - Okay, I have a 5 week old baby boy who is constipated. He has had about half formula and...


TV addicted Toddler... Help!

Help my toddler is addicted to tv, we get tantrums if we turn it off and she cannot seem to stick with anything else to keep her occupied, she immediately comes straight back to...

Started by Beck on 04/11/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 04/12/2010 by Chatty


like what the heck!!!

sorry moms just really needed to vent and figured this is the best place fill free to help me see the insight here but ya.. so I just had to text my mom to call me so I could...


Low Breast Milk Production....HELP!

My baby girl will be 3 month come August 17. I have been breast feeding since birth and for some reason now my milk production is going down to where at least one bottle a day I...

Started by Jerrie on 08/01/2012 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/01/2012 by Tiffany


Eating too little? or too much?

My son who is just shy of 4 months weighs about 16 lbs. He has severe reflux so I have to thicken his bottle with about 1 tsp. of rice cereal per ounce of formula that he eats....


Finding the balance

I have been taking on alot of the parenting responsibilities as my partner works a full time day job and works every other weekend on top of that so he can pay his part of the...


How do you deal with hubby...

When every time you try to set boundaries and make rules for SSon and he usurps your authority? If I tell my SSon to eat his veggies, he pussyfoots around until dad comes and...

Started by Markita on 05/25/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 06/01/2009 by Di


Hello everyone!

Hello everyone! My name is Niccole & I'm new to the group here. I'm living in Asheville, NC & have three children. Andrew is my 7 year old, who has been diagnosed with...


How do you discipline a 2 year old?

I am against physical punishment and spanking, I know this backfires big time. I was previously a big fan of positive reinforcment and time-outs however doing a bit of reading...

Started by Renee on 03/16/2011 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/31/2013 by Bec


Potty Training

My daughter will be 3 in Feb and shows no interest in potty training. I've tried everything, bribery, just letting her go in her underwear. nothing seems to work. Any ideas?...