Help needed for single mom

I am a single (never married) mom of a hyper, defiant, argumentative 5-year-old. Between work, bills, being single, dealing with my kid, and watching all my friends being...


Could these symptoms be caused by teething?

For the past couple of days my daughter has had a couple of runny diapers and isn't interested in eating her dinner. She has been trying to cut a couple of teeth for the past...

Started by Jen on 01/15/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/17/2009 by Jen


44 yr old mom

I am a 44 yr old mom. I have a 20 yr old son, a 18 yr old daughter and a 4 yr old daughter. Some days I think I am going batty. My 4 yr old was our 20th anniversary "suprise" as...

Started by Jackie on 04/29/2009 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 05/01/2009 by Savy


my baby is going to school

my 4 year old is starting school this year and as the day gets closer i start to cry.just thinking of the first day that i have to take her and drop her off makes me cry.how can...

Started by Luisana on 08/26/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 08/28/2009 by Heidi


Nasal Alveolar Molding

Hi eveyrone! I'm new to the group and I have a 2 year old that was born with a bilateral cleft lip and palate, and has since had both repaired. No tubes in her ears yet though....


walked on

I have 3 teenaged step sons. Their mom hasn't been in their life for very long. the boys live with us. I do all the cooking cleaning laundry dr. appts. graduation parent...

Started by User on 11/28/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 11/29/2009 by Betty


Attachment Parenting

I was just wondering, what are people's thoughts on attachment parenting? I was reading up on it during pregnancy and I'm curious about how many mommy's actually do it.

Started by Aura on 03/01/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/01/2010 by Jessica


colds and virus'

my 7 month old son has a terrible cough and isnt eating very much.. he has an ear infection and a sore throat.. ive been giving him tylenol and pedialite juice and also putting...

Started by Summer on 04/03/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 04/05/2010 by Chantalle


Ear infections....

My little girl is 14 months today and we just found out that the ENT doctor wants to do ear tubes because oif chronic ear infection issues ever since she started daycare. I can...


Bad language

My son has picked up some filthy language from another child at daycare. This child's parents had a really rough relationship. They have split up and are divorcing, but too late...

Started by Amy on 01/18/2011 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 01/18/2011 by Karla


Recent Questions and Answers

Nehemiah is 8 1/2 months old and he has a touch of diarrhea today. His old pediatrician told us to give him nothing but pedialite until he got better, but I am not sure that is...

Started by Tiffany on 07/18/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/18/2011 by Tasha


Pumping at work

I just recently started back to work and I notice some days I don't pump as much as other days. I pump every three hours so two times at work. I have a stock in freezer but...

Started by Leigh on 03/17/2015 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/06/2015 by Sarah


should i quit or keep going?

I joined up to study before i found out i was pregnant, and ive been doing great with it, assignments get done on time and everythign and thats even with a nearly 3 year old to...


Barely drinking night time bottle....

My little guy will be 11 months on the 6th of November. He eats baby food.He as formula when he wakes up (8 oz.), than I give him some in the afternoon, most times he drinks...



I have decided to do online classes while raising my boys. so that way when they have to go to school i can go to work yet still be able to come home when they r at home. I want...

Started by Cherri on 02/16/2011 in Student Moms

Last update on 03/26/2011 by Amber


Dealing With Lower Back Pain

Just wondering if any of you have started to experience lower back pain, and what you are doing to help alleviate it. I suffered through my other 2 pregnancies, and now that I...


i just found out im pregnant with our first..

i just found out im pregnant with our first baby. we just got married a week and a half ago, and wow it has been an emotional roller coaster since the day we found out.....i cry...

Started by Kayla on 01/25/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/25/2009 by Loris