Due Date Dilemma?

Hello everyone! I am a first time mother and so would like some feedback from veteran moms. When I had my first apt with my midwife I guessed that my last period was around...

Started by Libby on 11/06/2012 in Expecting

Last update on 11/19/2012 by Char


The big boy bed...a disaster

My son is 20 months and we've been trying for a month to get him into a toddler bed. It went great for the first week and now it's a constant battle. (He was a great sleeper in...

Started by Kelly on 02/05/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/09/2009 by Jennifer


Naps and teething and gin and tonics...

Thought that would catch someone's eye! So here's where we're at in the craziness of 8 1/2 months. Etta's teething, pretty wildly I assume, and I fear that everything I have...

Started by Emily on 04/28/2009 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 04/29/2009 by Stephanie


sleep questions

First of all, my daughter has always been a good sleeper and slept through the night pretty early. She is almost 6 months old. The past couple of weeks though she's been waking...

Started by Taylor on 08/15/2010 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 08/18/2010 by April


Amnisure test didn't work properly

So, I'm really curious to see if anyone else had this issue and to anyone who has yet to have their baby..please listen to your body and even if a test says one thing, and you...

Started by Ashley on 03/21/2012 in March 2012 Babies

Last update on 03/27/2014 by Amnidoubt


arching back, throwing head back

Ok I need some more opinions and advice. My son has been violently throwing his head back, arching is back and making grunting/pushing sounds several times a day (mainly in the...

Started by Victoria on 06/22/2009 in October 2008 Babies

Last update on 06/22/2009 by Corinne


Biggest Challenge?

I am curious what everyone feels is the biggest challenge to raising children "outside the mainstream" so to speak? I actually didn't find it very difficult when my oldest,...

Started by Sigwynn on 01/24/2009 in Asatru Moms

Last update on 07/09/2011 by Anna


recruiting/ paternity leave

Hey there.. My husband and I are currently stationed in Kansas were he was volunteer t for being a recruiter.. I have to say I hate it !!! Long working hours.. stress from work...


One day at a Time..

Hello, I'm new. I'm a 7th grade teacher and a mother of an energetic 15 month old. I'm having the hardest time keeping up with the grading!

Started by Keri on 12/03/2008 in Teacher Moms

Last update on 12/04/2008 by Amy


Places to live

My Husband is starting school in Baltimore this fall so we are trying to find a good place to live. We have a 4 month old little girl so we are looking for a safe, family...


buying clothes

stock up on clothes at the end of the season to save money next year. Also check out used clothing stores. I recently bought gap cords and a Tommy shirt for five bucks each.

Started by Cassandra on 03/24/2009 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 03/24/2009 by Stacey


car seats?

what age should a baby go in the second stage car seat? when do they grow out of first stage?


Craft Ideas

I was trying to get some ideas for craft time with my 14 month old daughter? Any ideas?

Started by Dana on 12/15/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 12/15/2009 by Jodi



my daughter is nearly 2 and still dribbing LOADS!! its constant i hav 2 change her tops and bibs all day, she has dribbled since birth and its not getting any beta, she has 18...


at how old or what weight...

at how old or what weight...does my child have to be to use a sitting up car seat?

Started by Saraashley on 03/15/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 03/17/2010 by ChrisTina


Potty Training for boys

ugh...my son is 27 months and I would like to start the potty training process but I am at a loss. My oldest child is a girl and I am just so unsure about what may be a...

Started by Nicole on 04/06/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 04/08/2010 by Renea


Anyone tried the Sleep Sense Program?

Has anyone tried the Sleep Sense Program by Dana Obleman? Did it work for your child? We are having major sleep issues with our son and I do not want to do the CIO method....

Started by Misty on 04/21/2010 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 06/27/2012 by Bri's