Options besides Cry it out

What other ways have you gotten your baby to sleep better besides the cry it out method? My daughter is 6 months old and for the last 2-3weeks has gone from sleeping in 4 hour...

Started by Krista on 07/12/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/22/2015 by Amy


Potty training

I'm trying to potty train my 2 year old who just turned to in November, but every time I put her on the potty she cry's what can I do?


How do you deal with this?

Hi, I am usually together and able to hold it together, I have three boys, two with special needs lables and I can usually let things roll off my back but I am struggling with...


Child support and visitation

If I go after my childs father for child support, is he more entitled to visitation? How do I ensure he only gets SUPERVISED visitation. He is a junkie and in an abusive...

Started by Callie on 04/23/2012 in Single Moms

Last update on 05/18/2012 by Kaley


Grandparents' Influences on Children

My family is full of hard-nosed, stubborn women. Four generations, including myself, and five if you count my daughter who will be here in January. I have lived with these women...

Started by Jaime on 10/17/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 10/19/2010 by Tah


Do we have a 4th child?

Trying to decide if we should add to our family. We have 3 children, 8, almost 6 and almost 3. My husband does not want another but I have always wanted 4. This is a very...


When your kids were young, did any speak late?

My question is being asked on behalf of a dear friend who has been there for me to cheer me up more than I can count. Her two year old son, (turned Oct 1) only says 3 or 4 words...

Started by Michele on 11/05/2010 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 12/16/2010 by Melissa