Nightime Trouble

I have an issue with my son sleeping through the night and need some advice. My son falls asleep without any trouble, both at nap and bedtime. The problem is between 2 and 3 am...

Started by Erin on 08/11/2010 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 08/12/2010 by Jessica


Playschools so scares!!!

I live in Pretoria South Africa and can not believe the problem I have in finding a playschool 2/3 times a week for my girl of 3. I stay at home and stimulate her but see that...

Started by Lise-Mari on 08/12/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 08/13/2010 by Julie


My child doesn't want to go to school

A new piece titled ‘MY CHILD DOESN’T WANT TO GO TO SCHOOL’ has just been posted on Inspired Parenting. www.inspiredparenting.co.za Comment on this on the forum . You are...

Started by Claire on 08/13/2010 in Children Of 2006

Last update on 08/21/2010 by Claire


Brithday party ideas?

Hi all. I have a soon to be 3 yr old and soon to be 1yr old. Their B-day are in November, 2 days apart. So I thought I would ahve a combined b-day party. My oldest is a girl and...


Separation Anxiety

My daughter is 10 months old and she has started being very "close" with me! She doesnt want to leave my side and cries when I leave for work. I know that most children go...

Started by Kara on 08/16/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 08/16/2010 by Lika


Healthy cake recipe, or not???

I have seen some recipes for healthy cake recipes, and have considered using one for my son's first birthday cake. Most of them are either carrot or applespice cakes. Which,...


child discipline...

soo i discovered my 3 yr old thinks he runs my house... i also realized im scared to discipline him cause of these laws out there saying "beating " your childs butt is abuse......


Bed time

My son whos now 3 has been sleeping in a big boy bed for nearly 2 years now and all of a sudden he is saying when it comes to bed time that hes frightened of his bed? weve...

Started by Emily Jane on 08/26/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 08/26/2010 by Rajalique


Increasing chances...

Hi I already have a 11month old son... Twins run in my family my mum was a twin and my brother was a twin.. My question is... Is there any way or anything i can take to increase...


Temper Tantrums

Our little girl, Shayla, has just turned three. She has always been very strong-willed and confident, extremely independent and these things we have nurtured in her and have...

Started by Natalia on 08/29/2010 in Christian Mommies

Last update on 08/29/2010 by Nellie



We have to take our yearly vacation to the beach since Miss Jamyson arrived in April. (Early for that matter, we were planning to go in April before I was due) Anyways, I am...

Started by Sarah on 08/29/2010 in April 2010 Babies!

Last update on 09/01/2010 by Jessica


lost interest in formula?

my son rarely has a bottle now, it has been like this for around a month. he has his dinner, plays for an hour and then goes to bed around 730pm. i have made a few bottles up in...


Anyone else have a clumsy baby?

My 11-month-old is constantly getting hurt. She seems to bang her head at least several times a day, either on the floor or the wall or a toy or whatever. She's my third child...

Started by Ginny on 08/30/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 08/30/2010 by Jennifer


Help, need tips on teaching 3 year old manners?

So manners are important, we all know that. But my 3 year old is EXCELLENT with saying, thank you, excuse me, please etc. but he won't greet people especially family. I need...

Started by Margaret on 08/31/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 08/31/2010 by Nicole