How do you get family to help?

I have decided to open my own childcare center and I have two children. With all that I am doing at this time I would like a little time to spend with my husband. The only...

Started by Melissa on 05/06/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 05/06/2009 by Becki


anyone had a problem with father 2b not preparing?

my partner seems to not want to give up any of the extra curiculum activities he is doing now. anyone got anything similar? when we talk abotu it he gets angry and says he...

Started by Gracie on 05/27/2009 in Expecting

Last update on 05/28/2009 by Gracie


Trouble in Poop-land!

Help! My 19mth old began going on th potty! hurrah! But now, she has decided that she would rather "hold it" (only poop, that is) than go on the potty. A few times of going...


Comfort nursing

My 7 week old daughter is on my breast all the time! I know it's for mostly comfort rather than just nourishment. I enjoy our bonding time and all, but it gets a little...


Almost 38 weeks--discomforts

Almost 38 weeks, 17 year old teen mom first time baby. She's facing posterior and already head down. Lost mucus plug pieces-- jelly clear two days ago in toilet. Pooping for two...


SD's phone call.

Sd just called crying and said she doesnt want to come to our house this week because her mom worked all last week and she had to stay with chris(her moms ex) all week. This is...

Started by Julie on 07/13/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 07/14/2009 by Jessica


extracurricular activities

My son is 9 yrs old. He was dx with ADHD at age 6 and placed on meds, which helped a lot, although he still has some attention and impulsive problems. At age 4 we started...


Accused of Spanking

My 7 yr old SS has told his bio-mom that I spank him and his 2 sisters when their rooms aren't clean. I haven't laid a hand on any of them (but have wanted to). I'm all for...

Started by Sarah on 08/12/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 08/13/2009 by Ashley


affordable childcare?!?! how do you do it??

I just started working after staying at home for the past 3 years. My husband is going back to work at the end of the month after being laid off, and I am losing my free "daddy...

Started by Maura on 09/08/2009 in March 2008 Babies

Last update on 09/13/2009 by Sarah


Teething Fever??

I was wondering if anyone expeienced a high fever with teething. My daughter is 20 months old. She use to run a low grade fever and drool when teethingwhen younger. Sometimes...



hi everyone. my son is 4, he is hyperactive, violent, disobediant and i have had enough. over the last 3 years i have been to dieticians, god know how many doctors and...

Started by Mel on 03/11/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/11/2010 by Josslyn


How do I eliminate nightfeedings?

Hi everyone! My daughter, Juliette, is not the greatest sleeper, but she's doing a lot better than she was at 2 months. Beginning at four months, my husband and I are going to...