Managing a newborn and the summer heat

My daughter is 11 days old, and we have been experiencing some crraazzy hot weather. I have been keeping her downstairs in my basement for a few hours each day because of the...

Started by Tiffany on 07/28/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 08/05/2009 by Emily


Should I Be Worried?

My 17 month boy isn't talking at all yet. He "baby babbles" like saying "amomomom", "dadadadada", stuff like that but nothing where he actually knows what he's saying. We are...

Started by Rachel on 01/22/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/23/2010 by Heather


Pacifier Problems

Is anybody else having trouble kicking the pacifier? My daughter loves her pappy (pacifier) and takes it everywhere. I have tried everything and she still screams for and will...

Started by Tiffany on 09/01/2010 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 09/11/2010 by Bonnie


Going back to work

I have to go back to work in two weeks (Nov. 16). I am excited, yet nervous, yet scared. I am concerned with the state of my class and what my sub will be leaving me with. I...

Started by Tara on 10/30/2009 in Teacher Moms

Last update on 11/04/2009 by Amber


Need of recipes!

I love NEW recipes send them my way! Some new casseroles and soups would be great!


Best attachment tip?

What do you think is your favorite attachment parenting method? Babywearing, co-sleeping, breastfeeding? Tell us what you think.


Is this normal?

Is it normal for my oldest step-daughter, she's 14, to try to take over when I am raising my child. I will correct him and she will try to undo whatever I just did. If he gets...

Started by Elizabeth on 09/22/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 09/25/2009 by Nicole


Please Help!

This is a long story, I'll try to make it as short as possible. My husband has been in the army for almost six years. He has been having ankle pain for two years and just...


breastfeeding = ouch!

okay ladies...my boy is 3.5 weeks old and gaining weight very well, therefore we know that he's a good eater. however, i can't believe how much his latch continues to put me...

Started by User on 12/08/2008 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 12/08/2008 by Rachel


Un-Weaning and Tandem Nursing

I'm curious to know whether anyone else has gone through the wonderful and challenging experience of having an un-weaned toddler once baby number two arrives. I had planned...


Siblings at the birth???

I have a son aged 2 1/2 and i am due to have a daughter in 4 weeks. My my husband and I would like our son to be there for the birth of his sister. He is very excited about...


9 months and fed up!!!! Anyone else???

Ok so my story is a long one. I was given the due date of May 1st and at 28-29 weeks it was found I had extremely low fluid. Since then, they have set my due date back 5 days so...

Started by Elizabeth on 04/14/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 04/16/2010 by Zakia


Sleeping through the night?

My son is almost 18 months old. He has NEVER slept through the night. We finally got him to start sleeping in his own bed at the beginning but every night he ends up waking up...

Started by Jennifer on 01/18/2011 in June 2009 Babies

Last update on 02/11/2011 by Rachael


Any Advice for when the Debate is 2 Sided?

I have always been interested in home schooling. I want to teach at my children's pace, and spend more time with them as well. It also does not involve the risk of them being...


OMG fed up with 4 yr old..any advice

I have a 4 year old son. With severe beahvioral issues. He does not listen to anybody,throws things when he gets mad and goes inot these fits that could last up to 2 mins to 2...

Started by Renee Anderson on 10/10/2009 in May 2005 Babies

Last update on 04/29/2010 by Amy