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...


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...


Sandifer's Syndrome

Anybody else's baby have Sandifer's Syndrome. It's caused by bad acid reflux. She hasn't been diagnosed with acid reflux, but we thought that she was having seizures, then my...


need some reassurance

My baby is 8 months old and we have a wonderful bf relationship. She nurses a lot during the day and seems to be satisfied, but naps at the breast and cries if I put her in her...

Started by Elizabeth on 08/30/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/31/2010 by Tina


Telling kids about child support

What is the consensus out there about telling your kids whether or not their dad pays child support? I have a 13 yr ol son and 10 yr old daughter. Their dad is remarried and...

Started by RaDonna on 10/08/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 11/03/2013 by Xana Elison


How do I break him out of this?

Background: my 4 yr old's dad walked out on us when i was 7 months pregnant. i have been raising him alone until i met my boyfriend(who is now my husband) last yr. he never...

Started by Taconnis on 12/15/2011 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 12/17/2011 by Kelina


How to deal with new baby jealousy?

So, I'm just assuming that this is jealousy on her part, because she really wont say when I ask her. But my five year old seems to have a bad case of jealousy now that the new...


exclusively pumping my 2 week old.

So I have a question ladies, I tried nursing my son and it was so painful that I just couldn't continue, i even sought out help from a consultant but by then my nipples had so...

Started by Jacqueline on 11/14/2013 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/15/2013 by Celeste


Life after Mat. Leave!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Hello all, hope you are all enjoying motherhood. My little guy is turning 1 on the 9th, I can'te belive it's been ayear already and I am not looking foraward to going back to...


My 6.5 yr old ATTITUDE!

My son was always the good kid. Great manners, always quiet durring the right times.... Latley it seems as if everything is answered with rolling eyes, a big sigh and then a...


how to get toddlers off ur breast

my daughter is 16 months i cant get her off my breast i have to nurse her to put her to sleep and she still wakes up 4-6 times a night wanting boob

Started by Rachel on 01/19/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 01/19/2010 by April