toys & entertainment for long car trip

Do you have any recommendations for things to keep a 20 month old amused? We haven't taken a long car trip (10+ hours) out to visit my family in over a year. So, I need to find...

Started by Mary on 01/25/2010 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/28/2010 by Alison


Giving up on child with ODD?

Am I the only one that is trying to seek alternatives to custody of my ODD child? She is 15 and has always been outspoken. In the past two years it has gotten much worse. She is...



I'm new to Facebook and found this community. I'd love to network with any other moms with breast cancer. I'm stage 4 and don't know anyone else who is stage 4 and still has...


Help help help

here is my story with my daughter. She will be seven on the 21 of August and she already acts like she is grown. she trys to tell us what she is going to do or what we are going...

Started by Jennifer on 08/11/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 08/12/2009 by Kelly


Needing advice ....

Okay so I need some real good advice. My husband this past March got orders for I&I duty out here in Washington. Fort Lewis to be more exact. My husband is a active duty marine...


NUK advice!!! Please Help!!!

My daughter just turned 21 months today and she still has that horrible nuk! i have tried taking it away from her cold turkey, only giving it to her for nap time and bed time...


8 month old not sleeping through

My daughter has just turned 8 months and she still wakes up at 4am every morning for a full 6oz bottle of milk and then she will go back to sleep. Ive tried various techiniques...


New here, but raising teenagers!!!

Hi! I am 45 years young, raising a 16 year old son, 14 year old and 11 year old daughters while working full time and just finished my bachelor's degree ( a long-time goal of...

Started by Adele on 01/20/2009 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 01/21/2009 by Adele


Any advice on allergy testing??

My daughter is almost 2. We have known she was allergic to milk since she was about six months. We have recently figured out that she is also allergic to peanuts. I'm worried...

Started by Erica on 05/25/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 05/27/2010 by Janelle


Mood swings

Hey Moms- Ok so i dont want to make this long, Long story short- after my daughter was born me and my husband have been really stressed always fighting, his drinking has been an...

Started by Samantha on 03/06/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/11/2011 by Samantha


why wont she listen to me?

my daughter 5 is playin with my head i ask her to tidy her room she goes to her room and makes more mess. i cant stop her i shout i dont smack but its not working at all. i am...

Started by Annamarie on 04/12/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/12/2009 by Annamarie



thought I should introduce myself im a mum of 3 daughters I have an ex husband a 15 yo step daughter and a partner. pain has been my life from about the age of 14 initially I...


"Need help with an EXTREMELY picky eater"

My son has refused to eat almost everything since his dad left, he's gotten a little better in that last year + but I still worry, I know he needs better nutrition.

Started by Valerie on 09/10/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 09/13/2009 by Valerie


Eight Week Old -- Daytime Naps

Hello Everyone I have an 8week old little boy (who's a little darling) He only naps if I'm in the car or going for a walk or in the swing. Whenever I try to put him for a nap...

Started by Claudia on 09/28/2009 in August 2009 Babies

Last update on 10/03/2009 by Claudia