Advice on living with an alcoholic

My boyfriend and I have been together for 3 years and have a 19 month old daughter together. We constantly fight. Our biggest problem is the fact that he is an alcoholic. When...


Isolated Mom

I joined because I dont have any human interaction with people outside my husband or children in the real world. I moved to Australia from Canada almost 4 years ago but I work...


I am SO FRUSTRATED right now!!!!!!

My son and I are completely at odds of late--every encounter we have ends with him storming off in tears and yelling that I don't understand anything at the top of his lungs....


Pacifier Help

Any tips or advice on how to get rid of the pacifier without a screaming fit? My son is 27mo and only uses it for nap and bedtime. He is able to fall asleep without in the...

Started by Liz on 10/23/2008 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 04/15/2009 by Alicia


Bottle help for breast fed baby

My daughter is almost 9 weeks old and is exclusively breast fed. I waited until she was 3 weeks old to introduce the bottle for fear of nipple confusion. She was not confused...


Acid Reflux baby...

We've recently discovered that my 3 month old has Acid Reflux. It was a rough first few months... he would be fussy 80% of his awake time, spit up constantly and was hard to...


A lazy husband...

How can i get my husband to be more involved in the kids lives. He loves them both very much but it would be nice if he got up with them in the morning once in a while. Or sit...


Tiny toddler

My daughter is 18 months and is very interested in using the potty. She pees often and has pooped once already. The problem I am having is she is teeny, 20 lbs so the pull ups...


My little boy wont talk!!

Oliver was 8 months on the 31st May but he hardly says anything!! He can say baba but he doesnt do it very often and thats about it, he is squealing loads and is quite noisy but...

Started by Jessica on 02/10/2009 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/12/2009 by Ashley


Does it get better?

I right now am a single parent cause my husband is out to sea. There are some days I just cry and want to pull out all my hair. I know Im not the only one out there feeling this...

Started by Tasha on 02/17/2009 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/19/2009 by Anna


Potty Training

My daughter Mya has been potty training for almost a year. She loves to pee on the potty and hates to poo. She'll hold her poo for up to 3 days and get seriously constapeted...

Started by Heidi on 03/05/2009 in Children Of 2006

Last update on 03/13/2009 by Beth


bottle feeding

HI. My baby girl is now 3 months and 1 week old and I want to exclusively bottle feed from now on. She weighs 4530Kg. How much milk should I be preparing at each feed and how...

Started by Helen on 03/26/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/29/2009 by Caroline


Depressed about taking time off from school.

My family needs me to be home and take care of things. I am feeling really depressed about it. I didnt want to take the leave of absence but I also know that I needed to do it....

Started by Kristen on 04/29/2009 in Moms In School

Last update on 05/21/2009 by Marianela


Need your prayers...

I have a 13 yr old and lately we have been at odds. She is becoming very disrespectful and now claims she wants to live with her Dad, who does not believe in the Chrisian...

Started by Takisha on 05/04/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 05/14/2009 by Julia


Signs of SELF weaning

I was wondering what are some signs of self weaning? My Daughter is 10 1/2 months and I am not sure is she is giving up BFing or not. I am still offering and sometimes she...

Started by Nicole on 05/18/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/20/2009 by Wendy