10 mo old can't sit or roll over

Hi there, I'm new to the community and just learning about cerebral palsy. My son has PVL and "gross motor delay with increased tone". The doctors here don't make a diagnosis...


Money Crunches

We're trying to save money here and there to donate to our son's college fund, but our budget is so tight. Does line drying the clothes help in the long run? Or is that a waste...


Babysitter's Nightmare Situation

I am a morning babysitter (6:30-9am school drop off) and I watch 2 girls, aged 7 and 10. Some mornings are fine, others are a nightmare. I always try to start off friendly and...


A few things that helped us!

Hi all, I know the frustrations of we moms who try everything, often to little or no avail. I had a lot of success helping my son move past many of his symptoms in his first...


New to group

Hi. I have a 12yr old daughter who has had learning problems since start of school. I also have a 14yr old son and a 6yr old son who have no problems. Just trying to get some...



Hi, I'm new to facebook and especially to Mothers in Wheelchairs but am very excited to have found you all. I'm 34, soon to be 35 in March and am a mother of two beautiful...


Ready to save

I'm all about saving money these days. Not sure how this group works, but I'm looking forward to any tips, and maybe sharing some of my own.

Started by Jenny on 11/19/2008 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 11/22/2008 by Vanessa


Breastshield use!?

I am the new mother of a beautiful 1 month old baby girl and we had quite the rough start to breastfeeding, but I was so determined to breastfeed! Finally we learned about the...

Started by Ashley on 12/27/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/28/2008 by Ashley


How to wean???

My son is almost eleven months old and I will be returning to work at the end of this month I am wondering how I should start the weaning process. I work shift work so some...

Started by Desiree on 01/08/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/09/2009 by Desiree


How many words does your baby say?

My son is going on 19 mnths and his gestation age is of a 17 mnth old and only can say hi, momma , dadda, and bobba! We've tried teaching him baby sign language as well as some...


I refuse to give up!

I am having trouble breastfeeding, but I refuse to give up! I just want to put my story out there so that it may help someone else. I have been having trouble breastfeeding my...

Started by Christina on 09/19/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/20/2009 by Chelseaszidik



hey yall....my son who is 10 just got diagnosed with asbergers syndrome...im soo scared, hes doing ok so far..on top of being autistic he is bi-polar and add and ADHD...I am...



Hi I have just found this group - my lo is 2 years old and was diagnosed at 6 months. It is her right hip that has the problem. Lo has spent 5 months in a spica cast and...


Cat dilemma...

We have two cats. They were both raised since they were kittens, and are four and five years old. We are having trouble in deciding whether to keep them now that we have a...

Started by Ashley on 11/12/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 11/13/2009 by Ashley


14 Pounds? Shut up.

My husband and I took Dylan for his post-op check up today, and my little chunk weighs 14 lbs! He is 7 weeks old, and eats 6-8 ounces every 4-5 hours. Am I leading him head-on...


a hungry little boy

i am a mother of 3 and a big sister of 5 so i have seen and done ALOT, but one thing in particular i havent seen is how much my one and a half year old eats. he will eat a whole...