Troubled teen daughter

Hi. I'm a mom at her wits end. I have 6 children and 4 step children....all of whom have lived with us except my husbands youngest who lives with her mom. But we are down To the...


Need some insight...

I am having a real hard time with this whole blended family deal. I have a step son who is 11, 2 kids of my own (son 9, daughter 6) and one daughter together who is 20 mo. I...


how can i control my 14 month old

my daughter is 14 months now and ever since her dad left she thinks its ok to pull hair,slap.bite and throw things everytime i tell her off or say its naughty she answers back,...


Help...she wont sleep!!!!

My daughter will not sleep at night! She is up almost every 2 hours crying throughout the night until I go in and rock her back to sleep. Sometimes I just let her cry because...


Sleep Issues

My 20 month old boy will not sleep through the night. I can get him down no problem, but by 12:00am he wakes up crying. I can usually get him back down with replacing his...

Started by Jody on 02/09/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 03/23/2009 by Karen



We are traveling out of the state for the first time with our 7 mo. I am anxoius about bringing and doing the right things! Does anyone have any advice for me???????????


Waking every hour at night

My daughter is 3.5 months old, and for the past 2 weeks, she has been waking every hour at night. Sometimes all she needs is a cuddle in the upright position, but most times i...

Started by Claire on 05/02/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 05/09/2009 by Ashley


desperate for sleep

My 4 month old has reflux, and I need some suggestions to get some sleep at night. I am back at work and sometimes getting up 3 and 4 times a night to sooth his reflux pains....


How to get them to sleep ALL night?????

My twin boys are 20 months and they DON'T sleep through the night. They usually go to bed around 7:30-8:00 and are up between 6:00-7:00. They take one nap a day usually around...

Started by Kara on 06/16/2011 in Twins

Last update on 06/17/2011 by Brooke


I need help with this

So I finally decided that I dont want to spank. But how do I change the way i think and do things? My daughter is only one so I dont really spank her but i notice that when im...



I am so tired....Like so so so tired. Tired to the point that it makes a mockery of all the other times in my life when I thought I couldn't get more exhausted. My three...


Wired Article on Autism

This article is about new research regarding autism and a different way of looking at those with autism, as people who aren't "damaged" but just think differently....

Started by Mrs. on 04/03/2012 in Hot Topics

Last update on 04/05/2012 by Kelina


Warning: Strong Language.

I hate Christmas, or holidays, or whatever the hell you want to call them. All these people with their perfect little families in perfect little homes with perfect little gifts....