Determination or stubborness?

How do I get my 4 year old grandson not to have his way all the time? An example: help pick up his toys. Eat lunch or dinner more healthy foods rather than what he picks which...


traveling next month, any tips?

next month we're traveling to fl, its a 22 hours drive and my son is alomst 7 months, i'm kind of nervous about the drive, we're def. going to stop a lot and stop to sleep if we...

Started by Jacey on 01/28/2010 in July 2009

Last update on 02/04/2010 by Jacey


Rate for a babysitter?

am going back to work in May and will be working nights. I will need a babysitter to watch my son for approx 3 hrs for 5 days. What should we pay? What's the going rate?


Breastfeeding vs. MS Therapy

I am 5 weeks away from having my first child. I really want to breastfeed but there is not a lot of information out there on relapses after pregnancy if you breastfeed vs. going...


just venting..

I have this "friend" who is constantly complaining about her baby's sleep "problems"... in a nut shell, she hates that when she puts him down in his crib, he screams. She says...



We decided not to send our daughter to preschool this year, we were going to do preschool next year when she is 4. We have her enrolled in swimming classes, a music in motion...

Started by Brooke on 10/17/2010 in August 2007 Babies

Last update on 01/12/2011 by Jessica



hi there ladies, i am an at home mom. my babygirl (Imaan) is now 15mnths old. she was born feb 10th 2010. she slept in her crib/cot all thru until she was 8mnths, we moved her...

Started by Naeema on 05/22/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 05/23/2011 by Kimber


washing diapers at the Laundromat

So my washer just broke, and I have a half bin of cloth diapers to wash. Have any of you taken them to the Laundromat? Is this a big no no? I'm worried people will get pissed at...



So I am 25 years old and have a wonderful life. I have a daughter that will be 3 the 18th of this month, and a son who will be turning 1 on the 13th of March. My husband and I...


I need him to sleep in his own bed...

I have a son who will be 2 next week, and no matter what I have tried, I cannot get him to sleep in his own bed. He ALWAYS comes into my bed in the middle of the night and won't...

Started by Elyssa on 05/07/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 05/07/2010 by Angie