im still feeling guilty

i developed a rare condition, pregnancy related golden staph at 24wks, my first girl arrived a wk later as my body rejected her. the disease left her lungs damaged and were...



I was diagnosed when my daughter was 4 months old she's now almost nine months. I was put on anti depressants and was ashamed and disgusted with myself i hated the way i was...


Co-sleeping concerns

My son turns 7 months old tomorrow. He is exclusively breastfed and eating full meals 3 times a day. He has never slept through the night. He wakes up anywhere between 2 to 4...

Started by Meghan on 07/26/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/26/2009 by Minnie


not losing it

I have been working out regularly since feb. 09 and have not lost any weight. I have been using my elliptical and walking, and trying to watch what I eat. I however have not...


Letting go of custody

My son had always said " I want to live with my dad". So when he was 14 I gave his dad sole custody and moved from Ontario, Canada to NY,USA. This has been the hardest day of my...


Exhausted....just need to vent.

I am finally in my last year of University, completing my bachelor of Arts (Psyc) and Bachelor of Education degrees concurrently. I have had 2 children during my university...

Started by Liz on 10/15/2009 in Moms In School

Last update on 02/10/2010 by Jamie


Still on bottled milk???

I cannot get my little girl off the milk bottle!! I have tried and tried and she just won't have it! We can't even trick her into drinking milk only from a sippy cup. We have...

Started by Kristen on 12/30/2009 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/01/2010 by Teresa


being a stay at home mum!

Whenever i go out with my children and see people i have known for years, i get the inevitable question of "are you still working?". When i say that i stay at home to look...


Help I need advice..................

I am a 23 year old mom. I have 4 yr old twins and a 3 yr old, all boys. I am married but my husband is a flooring installer and in the process of opening up his own shop. I...

Started by Krystal on 03/20/2010 in Back-to-School

Last update on 05/16/2010 by Pam


Really fussy eater im at my wits end!!

My little boy is 2 on May 17 and he is such a fussy eater. Ever since he was 7 months old i have had problems with him eating he will eat a very limited diet and will only eat a...

Started by Alice on 04/01/2010 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 04/08/2010 by Tanya


Step-mom thoughts...

I recently remarried. My three children are grown and on their own. My new husband has two younger kids, 9 and 12. The whole "step-mom" thing has been extremely challenging,...

Started by Karla on 04/09/2010 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 04/14/2010 by Elizabeth


Need to avoid summertime BLUES

Besides the obvious,swimming, how do you keep a 4yr old entertained on a budget all summer without driving us both crazy?

Started by Charmagne on 05/02/2010 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 05/06/2010 by Charmagne


Help! I don't feel the urge of excitement

Hi all. I hope to find other mums who are just like myself with an unplanned pregnancy. I'm due in December which makes me 10 weeks just now. I found out 5 weeks ago I was...

Started by Angie on 05/14/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 05/26/2010 by Lisa