Breast Refusal

I am wondering if anyone else in the 'Circle' has experienced breast refusal. My 3.5 month old has just started. She latches on then pulls away, latches on then pulls away....

Started by Christy on 04/17/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/19/2010 by Kathy


I just need to get this off my chest

Is it just me or do dads have it so much easier?? I mean I work M-F 8am-5pm, I only got a 2 wk maternity leave b/c my baby's dad didn't have a job nor did he feel the need to...


Guess I just need an ear to vent to

As the subject says, guess I just need an ear to vent to. Some one who basically is dealing with something similar and might be able to understand me and my frustrations. I...

Started by Sue on 10/10/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 10/22/2009 by Bridget


"I don't want to go to bed Mommy"

My 3 year old daughter Hailey was a breeze to get to bed right up until her little brother Kaden made his debut. Never fought it and she would sleep right through the night...


Scope for reflux?

My son has been dealing with reflux symptoms for his entire first year of life. He's been on Priolosec for about 5 weeks. After the first week it seemed to have helped, and...


grandmas overstepping

Im having an issue with my daughters grandmas. I feel like they don take in to concideration how i want my child to behave,eat,play etc. She is the only child and the only...


General Anesthesia C-section

Has anyone that had general anesthesia with their c-section depressed about not getting those first moments with your baby? I have one year old twins and had general anesthesia...

Started by Sommer on 02/12/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/14/2010 by Sherri


Daddy is coming home... what should I do?

My husband is currently deployed to Afghanistan for 6 months. I'm happy that he is coming home soon, but I'm afraid my world is going to be a tumbled mess then. So I should...

Started by Rachel on 02/09/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/10/2011 by Heather


What to do about bio dad ?

My son will be 5 on Aug 29 , here is the pickle I am in. I don't know how to explain to him , that his dad is not his biological father, or when to do that. He biological father...

Started by Jessica on 05/04/2012 in Single Moms

Last update on 05/07/2012 by Jessica


New to medication--advice please?

My 8-year old son was diagnosed with ADHD at the end of July and began taking Adderall XR 5mg once a day in the morning at the beginning of August. After a week of no change, I...


Teenage Curfew Breaker!

My seventeen year old daughter continues to break her curfew, after I have grounded her numerous times for he same offense. If you tell her 11:00, she'll step in at 11:15. I...

Started by Tanya on 09/23/2009 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 09/23/2009 by Terri


6 wk old napping habits

My 6wo will only stay napping if he is being held or movin (carseat/stroller). Once I put him down he wakes up in 5-10 minutes. He sleeps perfectly at night when he is swaddled...