My kids are 3 & 5. They sleep in the same room. Bedtime is horrible! Being put to bed at 8, they are often still awake at 10. I've tried bribing, taking things away,...


Gestational Diabetes

Hi there I just found out from my doctor that I have gestational diabetes and I am scared to death. I have an appointment next week with a nurse and a diatition. I never thought...

Started by Tiffanie on 02/12/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/14/2009 by Michele


ADDHD... over diagnosed?

I do not wish to offend or disrespect anyone with this post. I've noticed that over the last 10 years or so diagnoses of ADDHD has risen tremendously. Also i've noticed...

Started by Torri on 02/12/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 03/20/2009 by Rabecca



I desperately need sleep! My 7 month old is still waking up several times through the night and I have tried EVERYTHING from nightlights and music to letting her cry for an...



My 9 year old Justin has just spent an entire week in ISS (In school suspension). He is placed in a cubicle all day from the time he gets there until school ends for the day. He...


Acid Reflux/ GERD

Hello~ Does anyone have a baby that is having issues with GERD or Acid Reflux? My son is currently on medication, but is still spitting up close to 50 times a day and has...


The going back to work Blues

I go back to work from my maternity leave in 2 weeks. I have literally been so depressed, I just need to snap out of it! Every time I think about it I start crying. I have...

Started by Christina on 03/16/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/18/2009 by Christine


"Built In" Babysitters

Here's another question for the group.... (sorry, I'm full of them today) My stepdaughter is 18 and stepson is 13. I have a 2 yr old daughter. My friends and family have always...


just feeling low

hi i've been a single mum since my son was four months old after getting myself out of a incresingly violent relationship. most of the time i'm ok and often i stand back and...

Started by Nicola on 04/09/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 04/17/2009 by Emily


Soon to be new to Fort Riley, Ks. Anyone from?

I'm interested in any input on your lives on base at fort riley. My husband and I will be moving there in a few months. I am new to all of this, he is still in bootcamp and AIT....

Started by Arlene on 05/22/2009 in Army Wives Club

Last update on 08/24/2009 by Alma


Good Birth Stories

Hey .... I just wondered who had good births ..... Its something that ive not been able to talk about with fellow mums as most of them seemed to have had problems..... but i...


Autism and epilepsy

I'd be curious to know how many of you have children with both epilepsy and some degree of autism. I often wondered if the seizure meds contributed to the odd behaviors. My...


Little milk, even with breast pump

I have been trying to get my 8wk old to nurse exclusively for almost a week, it has been full of tears and fits. I bought a breast pump and after 15mins of pumping very little...

Started by Stephanie on 06/02/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/05/2009 by Stephanie



I need some help and motivation. My daughter is now 13 months and I still have not lost all of the baby weight. I am feeling so depressed. I was a very fit, active mom of...


need help

Hi... my name is Jenn and I am a marine wife. My husband has been gone to Afghanastan for 4 months and I have another 8 months to go. This is not my first deployement. I am...