This is a great group! I have three kids, Jaden Calvin who is 11 and boy/girl twins Merrik John and Aliya Ember. My son Merrik has always been a quirky kid, but then he didn't...


Extended exclusive BF

Does anyone have any experience exclusively BF beyond a year? How did that work out for you? When did you start to make a shift toward solid foods? What made you decide to...

Started by Jennifer on 03/11/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/12/2010 by Jennifer


He's biting and laughing!

OK, so my son has 2 teeth at 6 months old and has started biting. When I cry out, he grins and laughs. Even when I remove him from the nipple, he will do it again next time....

Started by Katy on 03/13/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/15/2009 by Chelseaszidik


Disgruntled mom

Question: How would you handle grown adults that talk about your 10year older eating so much? She is tall and her doctor isn't concerned so why should they be. I mean this isn't...

Started by Larissa on 09/24/2009 in Want To Vent?

Last update on 10/21/2014 by A


How to get time to take care of yourself

I need some advice. It seems like I never have time during the day to actually get myself ready. Ya know, Do my hair,Or makeup, Even if its a 2 second thing. I need any advice...

Started by Megan on 10/31/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 11/12/2009 by Abbe


Help! My 7yr old son is a know it all!

I have a 7 yr old son with a brother who is 12 mo older than him. my oldest suffers from ADD and learning disabilities. my 7 yr old is a bright child and thinks he knows it all....

Started by Stephanie on 02/02/2010 in Kids Born In 2002

Last update on 07/08/2010 by Carissa


Love Hate And Miss Ur ex just the same?

In my situation i live in canada and my sons fathers in the states so when i have to take my son to see his dad i have to stay with him and his family and being there and with...


they will never change!

One word.......MEN!!! They will never change! My bf is the WORST at being on time or letting me know when he's going to be late getting back from whatever it is he's doing....

Started by Krystle on 05/31/2010 in Mommas Under Stress

Last update on 07/16/2010 by Brittany


personal space.....

okay...so i was thinking about this..for awhile....and the touching baby really brought it out..personal space. How close is too close i ask?? I like my personal space...

Started by Tah on 11/03/2010 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 11/04/2010 by Jenn


Challenging days

What should I do when my 3 year old is out of control, and will not listen. He is behind in his speech, so sometimes I just think he doesn't understand but other times he will...

Started by Kim on 08/02/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 08/04/2011 by Lisa


so frustrated!

My daughter was born august 09, and since about 7 months old she has been sleeping 12 hours a night. About 5 months ago she just stopped, now she is waking anywhere between 4...

Started by Alicia on 11/11/2011 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 11/12/2011 by Christy


I need advice. . .

My son's father and I have split up and we share 50/50 custody of our son. I understand that this is hard on kids especially my sons age. When I have to give my son to his dad...

Started by Amber on 03/31/2010 in May 2007 Babies

Last update on 04/02/2010 by Nea


Paradox of Choice

Hello All - I'm new to this CoM, and this is my first post. Thanks in advance to anyone and everyone who responds! I am a 35 yr old working mother of one terrific 17mo old girl...