6 Year old wanting daddy!?!? Help!

I'll start off by saying he is her step-dad--although, he's the only man she's ever known as a father-figure since she was almost 3. Her biological father has never had anything...

Started by Becky on 09/02/2013 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 09/03/2013 by Enna


Mine, his, an ours....

My boyfriend an I have been together for over a year now, both of us have children from previous relationships an we are expecting a baby next month. My oldest is almost 7 an...


How do you cope with excessive litigation??!!

Hi Everybody, I am a stepmom to a ten year old beautiful little girl, and bio-mom to my handsome son (age 2) and my darling little girl (age 1) My bio-children are my and my...

Started by Meghan on 10/19/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 10/23/2009 by Holly



Just wandering if any f you mom's have any good idea's what age to get rid of the binky?? my daughter is 5 and i think i waited till she was close to 3 to take it away and I...

Started by Nina Kerr on 11/14/2008 in June 2007 Babies

Last update on 11/15/2008 by Megann


Teacher challenges

I just wanted to say hi! I have a highly gifted first grader. We have to keep her challenged at home because it simply isn't happening at school. Sigh. Anyone else struggling...


Bilateral Club feet

Hello all you moms!!! My name is Mariena and my on Marcus was born August 1st 2008. There was nothing wrong when with the ultrasounds we had. When he was born, it was obvious...


waking up early

My son is waking up b/t 5:30 and 6:30 every morning. regardless of how early or late we put him to bed. Is anyone else having these problems and if so - any suggestions on how...

Started by Abigail on 11/20/2008 in July 2007 Babies

Last update on 12/01/2008 by Abigail


Love to paint

Where or how can I make the time with a very busy 19 month old and work?

Started by Stephanie on 11/25/2008 in Creative Moms

Last update on 12/01/2008 by Lisa


Potty Training a 2 year old

I'm looking for some suggestions/tips on the best and easiest way you moms have found to potty train a 2 year old boy. Is it similar to potty training girls? I have 3 girls...

Started by Lea on 11/26/2008 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 11/28/2008 by Mary



I make my own baby food...it is so much cheaper than buying the jarred food and much tastier. hopefully it will make transitioning to real food much easier.

Started by Jennifer on 11/26/2008 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 11/29/2008 by User



hi everyone my son is nearly 6 he has adhd.can anyone give me any advice.


New in the Community

Hi Everyone, I am new to this over 40 moms community. I actually am a grandmother raising her granddaughter. My son is 25 and well he's just not capable of raising this...

Started by Candy on 12/29/2008 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 01/06/2009 by Marina


Refresher course!

Hi! I'm the mother of 2 boys, my oldest son is 2 1/2 and my younger will be one on Feb. 27. Joined this group because I could use a refresher course on babies this age....even...


How do I stop breastfeeding?

My son turned two in December only drinks at night and weekends or when he sees my breast any advice please? Thank you Tania

Started by Tania on 01/20/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 01/22/2009 by Tania



Hi everyone. My name is Jessica and i am a single mother living at home with my mom and dad. i only work 2 days a week, so the income aint so great. My son is 4 years old and he...

Started by Jessica on 01/28/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 02/18/2009 by Jessica