Trying to help potty train 2 yr old granddaughter. How?

Her mom and I each have a potty at our homes. We have both tried. Lots of praise for the very few times baby has used potty. I even bought her some pretty 'big girl' panties,...

Started by Grandma Kay on 10/24/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 01/10/2014 by Patricia


off step parenting topic... Mirena, anyone use it?

I am having Mirena placed in a couple of weeks and am looking for feedback from those of you who have had it. Do you recommend it? Have you gotten pregnant after using it?...

Started by Stefanie on 03/03/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 03/12/2010 by Holly


my son hates his playpen!

no matter if i am in the room or havin to go outside to take the dogs out, he screams everytime i put him in there. he has pleanty of toys inside, a baby mirror, books, a line...

Started by Jaclyn on 03/09/2010 in June 2009 Babies

Last update on 03/18/2010 by Karen


Sinus infections

Ok I am sure that this is a fairly common pregnancy issue. I have had a severe sinus infection at least once during every trimester of this pregnancy. I was hoping to skip my...


My Son is being left out. :(

Well.. I have two kids. my daughter is 4 and my son is 2 but is basicaly so caught up he is her twin. very smart and outgoing. Well when it comes to having friends and there...

Started by Ashley on 09/12/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/18/2010 by Shayla


Baby on a nerve

Im 33 almost 34 weeks pregnant and lately, baby has been on some nerves or something inside, so i sit up for 4 hours usually at night in ALOT of pain and have tried alot of...

Started by Sarah on 10/17/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 10/22/2010 by Katrina


what to expect

hey ladies, This is my first child, im 8 months pregnant and i want to know what i can expect from here on out. I have read the what to expect when expecting books but i want...

Started by Ashley on 11/29/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 11/30/2009 by C.


3 1/2 months and not napping well

Okay, this will probably be a bit lengthy, but here is the deal: My daughter is 3 1/2 months old and other than the first few weeks of her life, she will not nap longer than...

Started by Rachel on 05/18/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/19/2009 by Vanessa


Need advice on my 3 y.o. please.....

He can be the sweetest child but at other times he is a real handful. He will get himself into situations that scare me. He will actually scale the cupboards, stand on the...

Started by D on 03/22/2009 in Muslim Moms

Last update on 02/28/2010 by Aicha


nine month old and crying

i have a nine month old boy with his front top 4 teeth through and his bottom front 2 front through, which he sailed through...hes now started wakeing 2 , 3, 4 times in the...

Started by Sarah on 10/08/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 10/10/2009 by Aniesha



My one year old is still not sleeping through the night. I recently read the book by Farber that says to go in at lengthening intervals and letting her cry, however I just...