3 year old in my bed

How bad is it that I let my 3 year old sleep with me while my husband is out of town for the military? He has been gone for a month and a half and won't be home for good until...


tv in the morning

I let my son watch monsters inc in the morning after breakfast while I get the house cleaned and his sister dressed and fed. I have never been a fan of having children watch tv,...

Started by Ruth on 05/06/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 05/06/2010 by Shannon


newborns, feeding and sleeping???

Can you help me? Just wondering they say a breastfed newborn will nurse 8-12 times in 24 hours that works out to roughly every2 hours. They also say that a newborn will sleep...

Started by Belinda on 08/11/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 08/11/2010 by Hannah


Breastfeeding issues

Alright, so here is the story because I seriously do not know what I am doing! I am 20 years old new mom to a beautiful baby boy. The thing is, I could not breastfeed my son...


The Conflict

http://www.slate.com/articles/double_x/roiphe/2012/04/elisabeth_badinter_s_book_the_conflict_argues_that_modern_motherhood_enslaves_us_.html "If you have ever experienced a...

Started by Michele on 04/19/2012 in Hot Topics

Last update on 04/20/2012 by Johnny


Potty Trainning

I Have a 14 month year old son,and im thinking about starting him on the potty. My Mum Said it might be a good time to do it now,as she did it at 14 months with her 6 children....

Started by Francesca on 11/15/2008 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 11/15/2008 by Mary


Bed time routine

We started our little girl on a bedtime routine when she was about 3 months old. We usually start around 9 pm, we give her a bath and we use Johnson's bedtime bath soaps and...


Coliky or spoiled?

My 7 month old is insanely clingy to me! She was coliky when she was younger and seemed to have gotten better until recently. Shes always one that loves to be held but lately...


worried about death at #?

My daughter, who just turned 3, had a kitten that died about 6 months ago. She's kept returning to the concept of death since, and I'm not sure if it's just normal attempts to...


Essure - Permanent Birth Control

My husband and I haven't decided if we want to have more kids yet, but I know that soon we will have to talk about permanent birth control options. I'm looking for women who...

Started by Tanya on 07/08/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/29/2013 by Kimberly



Hello my name is marissa and Im a young teen mom. I'm not sure what to do on how to discipline my son. He's 20 months old and hes getting out of hand with tantrums and the...


Needing some friendly advice =]

Im a first time mom and facing a tough decision. I am 37 weeks and my baby is still breech. My doctor doesn't deliver babies vaginally when they are breeched, so she asked us to...

Started by Erin on 12/01/2010 in C-sections

Last update on 12/05/2010 by Amanda