wrong label???????

has anyone else started to see a pattern of children being labeled with add or adhd only for the parent to continue to look for answers only to find that their child has a...


A monster in babies clothing

My older kids were never like this so i feel at a loss as what to do with Evie. She is a monster lol I say that with love. She doesn't listen at all! She hears you and she knows...


"I don't want you around!"

I am the second of four girls. My older sister, 23, and I live together in the city where I attend college. I will be going home, to my parents' house (4+ hours away) to have my...



My son is turning 1 in less then a month, and I always wanted to stop nursing at 1. I had no problem nursing, and he currently nurses about 4-5 times, and eats solids three...


I need some help... seriously...

Before I met my husband I was a single mother and worked as a CNA and a manager at a Hair Salon. After I met my husband and got married we found out I was pregnant. I was very...

Started by Kristen on 09/17/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 09/17/2009 by Beth


When to start?

When should I start trying to potty train my son? He is 16 months old. He tells us whenever he needs his diaper changed. If he wets his diaper and can get to it, he'll take...

Started by Crystal on 09/17/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 09/18/2009 by Talena


How do I get my daughter to stay in bed?

My daughter is 22 months and she climbs out of her crib EVERY time we put her down for a nap or for bed. We left the door open so she thought we were watching her. That worked...

Started by Amanda on 09/20/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 09/21/2009 by Carmen


14 going on 25!

my ex husband and i have joint custody, and i recently move 7 hours away from them, and now its "mom why do you always hurt me , your not my mom anymore i hate you, i dont have...

Started by Amy on 09/22/2009 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 09/29/2009 by Leslie


Breastfeeding and weight gain

My 9-month-old was almost 9 pounds at birth and was consistently in the 90th percentile of weight and height until 6 months. Then, at his six month check-up, he was 40th for...

Started by Christine on 09/26/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/27/2009 by Kerry


Single parent issues

I am a young single mum and was wondering what ideas you lot had that i could do with my 9mnth old daughter,emily, its so much harder doing things on your own.Going for a walk...


The Dangers of Letting Your Baby "Cry it Out"

http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/949653/the_dangers_of_letting_your_baby_cry_pg2.html?cat=25 Now I agree that the crying it out method isnt a very good idea BUT I...

Started by Tara on 10/04/2009 in Informed Moms

Last update on 10/05/2009 by Brenda


Nail Biters

My soon to be 5 yr old little girl is constantly biting her nails... sometimes to the point that it hurts her. I've tried the bad tasting nail polish but it didn't work and I've...


Where are all the single moms?

Hi, I'm a single mom and have been reaching my limit lately with everything. I have the need to cry and to vent and to just let go of my emotions… I have had moments where I...


Don't know what to do with my 5 yr old Stepson

My 5 year old step son has alot of problems with doing what he is told at home and in school. His Mother lets him do pretty much what ever he wants at her house. He is...

Started by Chrissie on 10/11/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 10/12/2009 by Chrissie