Eating habits and the ADHD kid

My nearly 9 year old is a twig and has always been a twig. He is now on Flocalin and like many medicated ADHDers, he doesnt want to eat. I keep him on a schedule to keep him...


No time to exercise

With a super active toddler and the demands of being a house wife I find myself not having anymore energy to exercise at the end of the day...I clean and squeeze a shower in...

Started by Vanessa on 08/13/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 08/13/2009 by Crystal


they lost my kindergartener the first day

my first experience with the school district in lewistown, il has not gone well. i sent my son on the bus the first day and after school when i went to pick him up no calvin....

Started by Julie on 08/20/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 08/26/2009 by Dawn


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...


Is it ok that a child can't sit in the

My daughters pre-k teacher told me that my daughter isn't able to sit in the "W" position. What I understand on the internet, that it is bad for their knees and their hips. I...

Started by Trasena on 08/26/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 08/21/2014 by Ashley


Help! What do I Need?

I have just switched to cloth diapers with my 15 mo son. I was looking around at different websites and was wondering if anyone had advice on what I needed to get started. I...



I have 3 kids and my ex and I separated a year ago. In that time, he has been made to give me $220, court ordered. That was last month. Since then, he has lost his job and is...

Started by Chassity on 08/30/2009 in Moms Doin' It Alone

Last update on 09/08/2013 by Alicia Irene


Holding kids back a grade

My son turned 4 in the middle of august. The cutoff for school here is the September 1st. His teachers think we should consider holding him back next year for kindergarten....

Started by Alison on 09/01/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 09/04/2009 by Rachel


Desperate for advice!!!!!!

school starts in a few days and im desperate to get him to sleep through the night. hes five months and im still breastfeeding. i have friends whos babies started sleeping...



I've noticed in a couple of threads that there are a couple of moms that homeschool. My daughter will be starting kindergarten next year and as of right now I'm scared to let...