My little boy..

I was just wondering if any of your sons were circumcised at birth? My son's doc refused to do it, and now we are going to Riley Hospital every six months and trying to plan an...


sleeping help

how do i get my 11 month old son to go to sleep on his own in his cot at a certain time as i have already lowered down his nap times during the day but he still likes to fall...

Started by Tanya on 03/16/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 03/26/2009 by Tanya



My sweet son was murdered on July 14th 1997. He was 21 years old. A great kid with a wonderful future. The kind of person who would have given back to his community. He...


Anyone ever had an amniocentesis??

I just found out today that since I have to have a c-section at 37 weeks I will have to have an amnio at about 35 or 36 weeks to check for fetal lung maturity. I am terrified. I...

Started by Miranda on 04/01/2009 in July 2009

Last update on 04/21/2009 by Cassie


My Daughter has CFS

Hi, my name is Catherine Martell and I live in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. My daughter Andrea has Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, but I prefer to call it a disease since it is so...


Raising Granddaughters

How many grandparents out there in the same boat? Do you feel like you no longer own the paddles to the boat? I have been raising 2 granddaughters with my husband for sixteen...

Started by Kathleen on 06/16/2009 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 03/08/2013 by Cyndi



This upcoming August we are flying out to see my family in California for our daughter's first birthday. I have flown with her before but she was very young and still used the...

Started by Kailee on 07/01/2009 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 07/09/2009 by Becky


my son is two and wants to use the potty

my son zander is two years old and wants to use the potty....his father isn't much help so i am on my own with this one. he will not sit down on the potty, he wants to stand up...

Started by Morgan on 07/03/2009 in Potty Training

Last update on 07/04/2009 by Elizabeth


Any 12/17/08 Babies out there?

My little girl weighed 15lbs. 8oz. 26in. three weeks ago when she had her 6 month checkup. The Dr. told me to start her on rice cereal for 2 weeks twice a day then try the...


Double Birth Order: Is it possible?

Ok, the other day my mom and I were talking about my son. We were discussing challenges related to raising boys and dealing with childhood "stages" in development and my son's...


Afraid nursing is coming to an end....=(

My daughter is almost 9 mos old and we have been exclusively bf'ing all along, never a drop of formula offered. She does eat quite a big of solids, but I also pump to keep up...

Started by Jackie on 09/11/2009 in Nursing Mothers

Last update on 10/09/2009 by Alicia



Hi, my name is Arica.. I just had my twin girls on Aug 19th!!! went to 34 and a half. they were 5lbs each!!! they are so cute, I bet all moms say that anyways. but they are...

Started by Arica on 09/23/2009 in Twins

Last update on 09/26/2009 by Kerry


Hives, and more hives

My 20 month old baby has had hives since she was 14 months. She not allergic to any foods, soaps, pets, etc. We cannot get a handle on this, and ths doctors dont know what to do...


I miscarried but I'm still a mom!

I miscarried my baby Jo at 12 weeks! It has been a rough road. So I'm praying that at least by Dec I can get pregnant again!!! I miss having a baby in my tummy! Rachel

Started by Rachel on 10/07/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 09/03/2012 by AdriannaCaudill


Help mommy phase is overwhelming grandma!!

My son is 5mo. and nursing how do i get him to stay with grandma for more than 20 minutes with out screaming at the top of his lungs until i return or she brings him to me. WHAT...