not you run of the mill mum...help?

hey everyone, im not your average mum. im 21 and i have 3 children in my care. 1 of my own, and my 2 year old brother and 12 year old sister. they were both in foster care as...

Started by Malarni on 01/15/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/16/2010 by Hella


A 16 year old and home work

I have a 16 year old daughter and she does her home work, but doesn't turn it in to the teachers. I have spoke with her several times on this, and I am at wits end and don't...

Started by Tara on 04/18/2009 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 04/19/2009 by Tara


single expectant mother almost due sad and confused

Hello i would like to share my story. I got pregnant back in march 2012. My baby girl is almost due. Im a single mother already of a 12 year old son without the help of the...

Started by Zandy on 11/07/2012 in Single Moms

Last update on 12/19/2012 by Alice Monterio


Need help getting my daughter to sleep

My daughter is 4 1/2 months old. She was sleeping great, and now I think shes teething and she doesnt sleep well at all. We have her on a routine at night. At 9:00 she gets a...

Started by Megan on 09/14/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 09/14/2009 by Francesca


Pink Urine? Please Help!

I apologize in advance if this is TMI. I'm 16.5 weeks pregnant, and have had no issues so far other than some spotting from weeks 6 - 8. I have been urinating fairly...

Started by Elaine on 01/08/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 01/09/2010 by Staci


can nurse can't pump

I have a seven month old baby boy and he is getting teeth 2 in and 6 on the way. I can nurse him just fine but when i try to pump i cant even get an ounce most of the time. my...

Started by Kristina on 01/03/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/04/2010 by Kristina


Trying to wean my 3 year old. HELP!!!!!

My second child is still nursing at 3. I wanted to nurse him longer than his brother-who weaned himself at 3months. And I am glad that I did but now I can not get him to stop...


meal ideas for a 10 month picky girl?

im running out of ideas of what to give my daughter... mainly lunch and dinner. for breakfast she's still pretty content eating cereal and yogurt and fruits etc... but for lunch...

Started by Shannon on 04/20/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 04/20/2010 by Valerie


"Clingy" 4.5 months old baby

I have a 4.5 months old daughter. Earlier she used to be a ver "well behaved" infant. She used to be in her basket/crib/play pen all by herself without crying. Off late she has...


Sleeping and schudules...

My son was born at 29wks and has been sleeping from about 1130pm-about 7am for the last 2 months or so...Just resently going to bed and even napping is a huge struggle, you can...

Started by Amanda on 12/18/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 12/20/2010 by Amanda


disconnected husband

Help! My husband and I got married in Jan, and 3 weeks later he had to leave for a 6 month shoot (movie project), that became almost 8 months. He came home a few weeks ago and...



hi my twins are now 7 mths old.. they have both been having solids since they where 14wks... but i now have aproblem i do not know if i am feeding them enough... how much food...

Started by Heather on 05/21/2009 in Twins

Last update on 01/16/2011 by Latasha


They Took me off my Meds......

Wow what a difference! not in a good way. They took me off my meds starting yesterday. Yesterday was ok but I couldn't focus and stay awake. Today double wammy. Woke up at 7 am...


Back to Work

How did you all cope with going back to work? I have been at home since the birth and now going back March 1st. I need breastfeeding tips, too!

Started by Tara on 02/17/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/17/2010 by Melinda