Do babies need "friends"?

This may be a strange question, but I've been wondering about it lately. My husband and I live abroad, thousands of miles away from either of our families. We have local...


Good For All But Mom

My three-year old is an "angel" at preschool, eats well, and uses the potty. When she gets home, she's more like a "demon." She constantly tests me, won't eat what I fix,...

Started by Beth on 06/09/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 06/10/2009 by Vicki


sick of it......

Ok, so my husband and I have been married for almost five years. Since the beginning of our marriage I have been the one to take care of all the finances and paperwork. We have...

Started by Lori on 09/15/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 09/15/2010 by Jelena


worried stepmom

ok so i am a step mom of a soon to be 3 year old my husband has full custody of him ihave raised his since before walking. i admit i have anxiety problems im 34 years old and i...

Started by Katherine on 05/10/2016 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 05/12/2016 by Katherine



I need some honest opinons and advice. My daughter is 13 months old and of course gets into things she is not allowed to have. For example she liked to touch and play with my...

Started by Chelseaszidik on 10/26/2009 in Positive Discipline

Last update on 11/01/2009 by Geralyn


Coping with unexpected issues

Hi! My name is Lindsey. I am 26 yrs old and have 2 kids. My daughter is 3 1/2 (4 in August), and my son is 1 3/4 (2 in July). So as you can imagine my house is chaos all the...

Started by Lindsey on 05/22/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 05/24/2010 by Lina


3 year old WILL NOT Stay in Bed!

Oh where to begin, I did the whole babywise schedule with my babies. My son has always been on a schedule, always had a great bedtime routine and always went to bed at bed time,...

Started by Heather on 02/08/2013 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 02/11/2013 by Gigi



Hi I am Edy! I have a wonderful husband Bob I have 2 children under 3. Vincenzo is 2 and Edyta is 1. I have a 20 year old step daughter and she has blessed us with a grandson...


Toddler Bed

Hello my name is Kristy I am 30 yrs old and a mother to a 21 month old son. A week ago we started him in his new room with his big boy bed. The first night was great he slept...

Started by Kristy on 02/05/2009 in April 2007 Babies

Last update on 02/07/2009 by Kelly


bed wetting

I have a son that still wets the bed and he is 10 yrs old....it does not matter if I give him something to drink past a certin time or not.

Started by Sarah on 03/07/2009 in Kids Over 10

Last update on 03/08/2009 by Melissa


How was your baby's first birthday?

My son still has two more weeks to go. I have everything planned out. It will be a big one whether we like it or not because my husband and I come from big families. For those...

Started by Alyn on 03/09/2009 in March 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/10/2009 by Lori



Hello new to the group was wondering how many of you are having your children start Pre-K in the Fall?

Started by Lori on 05/09/2009 in June 2005 Babies

Last update on 05/11/2009 by Heidi


Random vomiting

My son has just started vomiting once a day. He has done it several days in a row now. He has no other symptoms-he is still playing, peeing, eating, sleeping as normal and has...

Started by Jessica on 08/18/2009 in April 2008 Babies

Last update on 08/25/2009 by Jessica


Making children become Adults

At what age do we make our children leave home to learn to be responsible and dependent on themselves? We want to be there for our children but when do we say enough is enough...

Started by Kerri on 12/01/2009 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 12/02/2009 by Toni


6 months still not sleeping thru the night

I have a 6month old son that still goes to bed very late 10 or 11 pm and wakes up very early 6 am or 7 am and between that short time he wakes up 3 times for a bottle then goes...

Started by Sandra on 01/12/2010 in July 2009

Last update on 01/12/2010 by Sandra


hair cut at one years old.

my son just turned one today. I am torn between getting his hair cut or letting it grow. his hair is kinda rough so many people think I should just cut it off. I want to keep...