baby wouldnt breastfeed

I had planned to breastfeed. i thought it was the best thing for my baby. but when he was born he wouldnt take the breast... he wouldnt suck on it... he just kept licking my...


how do i tell?

how do i tell my daughter that her dad doesnt want anything to do with her ? when she asks about him


18 Month Old Bedtime Meltdown

Our 18 month old is having terrible bedtime meltdowns. This all started over the last few weeks and has gotten worse with each day. H has always been a great sleeper and...

Started by Francesca on 06/17/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 06/18/2009 by Lyndsey


Potty traing

I still can't get my son that will be 4 on the 29th to use the potty. I have tried just about everything...bribing, rewards, charts. Nothing seems to work. I thought that I...

Started by Melissa on 06/17/2009 in June 2005 Babies

Last update on 07/27/2009 by Amy


mothers with bipolar...

i need some advice how to make it easier to live with bipolar and a 5mnth old and 3yr old! anything? anyone?


potty training

i have a baby girl,she is the hardest thing to potty train.she will sit on the toielt but not for long.in jan we had to get tubs in her ears so the communitcation part is a...


Gina Ford Contented Little Baby

Oh my god, i was in a book shop today and picked up this book and was utterly horrified! This woman suggests putting a baby onto a strict schedule from birth, her reccomendation...



My daughter was diagnosed with leukaemia just after her 2nd birthday and has spent the last five months receiving treatment and I was wondering if anyone else out there is going...

Started by Melanie on 06/27/2009 in Children's Health

Last update on 10/19/2009 by Veronica


waking through the night???

I have a 7 mth old boy who is waking a few times through the night again.At 5 months he got his 2 teeth which kept him up for a few weeks and since then it hasn't stopped.I am...

Started by Cathy on 07/01/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 07/02/2009 by Lynlee


2 year old not sleeping

My daughter sleeps on average about 5 hours a night. I put her down and she awakes in a fright usually around the same time. Once i settle her back to sleep she than awakes...

Started by Kimberley on 07/02/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/02/2009 by Natasha


Potty training!!

HELP!!!! I;m at my wits end. It has just been too long since I did this. What is the best method for potty traineing? I'm trying the method of " I go you go" now we'll see how...


Taking Sippy Cup to bed

My 15 month old, Rylie still goes to bed with a sippy cup and I really would like to stop this habit but I dont know where to start, she has always gone down with a bottle or...

Started by Richelle on 07/06/2009 in March 2008 Babies

Last update on 07/11/2009 by Emma


breastfeeding and going back to work

unfortunately i have to go back to work and stop nursing and i am unsure about how to stop i would like to continue with nursing her in the morning then when i am home but i...

Started by Liz on 07/08/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/08/2009 by Courtney


Uses vowels only

My son is almost 3 and has been in speech therapy for the past year. He's picked some signs and actually can say up to 50 words now except that he only uses vowels.... so open...


Major Meltdowns!!

My little girl is almost 2 1/2 and she acts as if she is going on 15! I have read everything I can get my hands on about meltdowns. She screams, hits, sometimes bits, you name...

Started by Angela on 07/11/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 07/12/2009 by Angela