thumb suckers

Okay. So my six month old baby boy has been sucking his thumb for about two months now. I am not against it, but he has sucked a raw spot on his hand. It looks really bad, and...


When to introduce milk...

My little girl will be 1 in 2 weeks and I know around the first birthday I can start giving her whole milk and dairy products. She already eats slices of cheese and eats ice...


Help a PICKY eater

My daughter, who will be 2 in April, is an extremely picky eater.. and it's driving me nuts.... to make matters worse, she's very "backed up" even with fiber... what should i...

Started by Yoon on 02/14/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 02/15/2010 by Yoon


How can I wean my daughter out of midnight feeds?

What are some tricks to getting my daughter to sleep through the night? She used to sleep through the night, but at about 6 months she stopped. Now she's awake once or twice a...

Started by Barb on 03/08/2010 in Recipe Swap

Last update on 03/10/2010 by Desre



My 14 yr old is extremely smart yet he refuses to do classwork/schoolwork that bores him. I cant get it thru to him that getting 90's doesnt matter, you still need to do the...

Started by Kim on 03/24/2010 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 03/26/2010 by Rosemary


still wears pull-ups at night

My daughter will be 5 on May 17th. She is still having to wear pull-ups when she sleeps. When will she ever grow out of this? Pull-ups are not cheap, I don't want to have to...

Started by Shannon on 04/30/2010 in May 2005 Babies

Last update on 08/03/2010 by Sarah


Peanut Butter??

My son will be 1 on June 10 for lunch today i gave him his first peanutbutter and jelly sandwich and he looooved it I was telling my mom and she said she doesnt think at his age...

Started by Nichole on 05/26/2010 in June 2009 Babies

Last update on 06/02/2010 by Melissa


Potty Training?! Tips, ideas?!

Mylie was born on Dec 19th 2008. She is so interested by the toilet, and she knows what its for. I cant even go to the bathroom by myself, she wants to be in there with me. I...


Waking and screaming

My twins are 22 months (19 corrected) and are mostly sleeping through the night. The problem I have is that, for the past few weeks, the one wakes up screaming her head off....

Started by Alda on 06/29/2010 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 07/05/2010 by Ashleigh


red spots on legs....

my son is 7 1/2 months old and i just noticed trhat he has red spots on his legs. theyre not in a bunch they are just kinda scattered around. and he has one on his face. im not...


Head shaking/jerking

my daughter is 6 months old and has started doing this kinda head jerking thing and shaking her head, the head jerking is more when shes tired but she also shakes her head kinda...


Getting rid of the

Im having trouble getting my daughter off the paci. Its like once I started to wean her she wants it more than ever. I want to know is it best to just take it or to wean her...


Any more?

Is anyone planning on more children? Is anyone pregnant now? I have 3 under 5, i do want more but i know i cant. Finances just aernt there for another. Any advice on how to...

Started by Ashleigh Jade on 03/28/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/28/2011 by Chairettie


When should I introduce a pillow?

My 26 month old still sleeps in a cot in a sleeping bag. He usually sleeps very well. When do u think I should introduce a pillow? Also how do I get him to sleep with blankets/...

Started by Suzanne on 07/02/2011 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 07/05/2011 by Carly


Allergic reaction to the flu shot

My daughter has a 3 for egg allergy, but the allergist said she could get the flu shot since it isn't a severe allergy. She did have a reaction. A large red mark on the thigh...