My son is driving me NUTS!

My son is 8 months old and has suddenly started whining...Now I know what your thinking this isn't crying but I can tell it's a negative thing. He does this ALL day long...If I...


Formula or no Formula??

My boy is 5.5 months old and is EBF. I have started him on solids (once a day) for the last two weeks. However, I am still contemplating whether I should give him the last feed...

Started by Vaishali on 11/19/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/22/2009 by Jennifer


thumb sucker

My daughter has been sucking her thumb since she was 2 months old, she never had a dummy but now i wish i had given her one because i could have taken that off her. she sucks...

Started by Kerry on 09/15/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 09/28/2010 by Danielle


Traveling with Toddler Twins

My current set of twins is will be turning 3 in February. We have another set due in April. My husband and I desperately want to take a vacation (preferably a beach vacation)...

Started by Rebecca on 12/22/2010 in Twins

Last update on 01/08/2011 by Elaine



My son has been toilet trained since he was three, but for the last six months he has been having accidents at school and at daycare. His babysitter is quite upset about it and...

Started by Jennifer on 01/06/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/08/2011 by Lisa



A lot has been going on in my life as of recently. I am now terrified and in need of some reassurance. Background: Every since I could remember, I have never been good enough...

Started by Lauren on 01/22/2011 in Single Moms

Last update on 01/26/2011 by Amanda


How did you handle announcing #2?

I'm looking for feedback here ladies! My husband and I are both in school full time, with him graduating next year, and make enough every semester in scholarships to pay our...

Started by Amanda on 08/19/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 08/29/2011 by Amanda


Telling your kids the truth?

Not many people agree but my fiance & I don't want to lie to our son. With Christmas coming up and everything people telling my son (even though he is only 8months) that Santa...


Entitled Kids

I read a report on parenting. The report was not as interesting to me as the commentary regarding behavior in public. I expect the same behavior in public as I do at home,...


H1N1 vaccine

I was curious what other Mom's feelings were on the H1N1 vaccine. Do you plan on getting it for your child? I am pregnant and have 2 other children and am debating whether or...

Started by Amy on 09/17/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 12/04/2009 by Ciara


My son doesnt want to learn.

Hi. I have a 8 year old son who still refuses to learn. He knows some words and can spell his name but I can not get him to read or learning spelling words is a hassle. He won't...



Hi, my name is Dawn. I will be turning 42 on January 1st, and I have an adorable 4 mo old baby girl named Daleah (Da-Lee-A)....she is the love of my life. I have no other...

Started by Dawn on 12/30/2008 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 01/06/2009 by Dawn


Sleep Training and Nursing

Hello, My daughter is almost 10 months old and her doctor recomended that I start sleep training with her because it will only get harder as she gets older. I am still breast...


Birth Stories

http://newmommyoasis.com/special-guest-blogger-every-birth-is-beautiful/ Whether your birth was calm and just what you wanted, or humiliating or painful...

Started by Darlena on 10/19/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 01/18/2011 by Samantha


My 18 Year Old Son Abandoned Me

A couple months ago my son abandon me and my girls. He started talking to this girl from our church and had her and a friend I have already met came. I didn't really talk to...

Started by Michelle on 07/08/2013 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 09/25/2013 by Genesis777