help with relationship plz

hi ladies ok here it goes. i have been with my common law partner for 6.5 yrs and we share a son together who just turned 1 a month ago. my common law partner is very hurtful...


Depression and a 2 yr old

I am a 24yr old stay at home mom with a 2 1/2yr old boy. Ive dealt with depression and anxiety for as long as I remember. As I got older it got worse and after having a baby it...


Things to do in Iowa

Well some of the things I do are playgroups. I can tell you where one is in your area. We sometimes go with friends to play McDonalds or play Burger King. My kids love to go...

Started by Michelle on 10/23/2008 in Iowa Moms

Last update on 10/28/2008 by Allison


my 4 year old wont go to bed!.

if he does go to bed he comes out with excuses such as he is hungry, thirsty, scared not tired etc. I have tried leaving him to be the only awake in a dark house, the continual...


sleeping through the night

HI ya, i have a 7 and half month old daughter and from about 3 and half months was sleeping in her own room, we got her sleeping in the cot from about 5 months and from...

Started by Nicola on 12/09/2008 in April 2008 Babies

Last update on 12/10/2008 by Ange


Should i let her just cry it out?

My daughter just tuned 16 months last weeks and her sleeping habits just keep getting worse. She slept though the night almost from day one and now the past few months she is...


Partner interaction with Bub

I am starting to feel my partner is not having a big enough input in DD daily routines. So he can't change her nappy properly, can't feed her right, doesn't know her different...


burn out

I am a stay-at-home mom of Jalen (9) , Aaron (5) , Kathryn(3) , Peyton (2). I struggle with being burned out. I feel guilty if I complain to my husband ,who works twelve hour...

Started by Shelley on 05/12/2009 in Moms With 4 Kids

Last update on 03/18/2010 by Kathleen


twins that are totally opposite

I have twin girls 10 years old and they fight almost everyday whether it is fist fighting, pinching, slapping or pulling hair they are doing it. They dont get along at all and...

Started by Misty on 05/27/2009 in Twins

Last update on 07/06/2009 by Michelle


nap time

My son is 25 months and I am having a problem with his nap time. I try allow him to nap, but if I do he will be awake until midnight. If he doesn't nap, then he will be really...

Started by Julia on 06/30/2009 in May 2007 Babies

Last update on 07/13/2009 by Chika


Anyone else terrified of finger food?

My LO turned 8 months on the fifth, has been crawling since she was 6 months, and definetly can sit up and bring objects to her mouth, according to some readings she is ready to...


Job Sharing?

Any one out there job share? I would love to do it, but don't know anyone who has actually done it. Another teaching and I were hoping to alternate days, but our district...


child # 2?? undecided...

I have a 3 year old son, and I'm trying to decide if I want another and when. Do you have any advice or any opinions about having a second child and how long (or not long) to...