I am 34 weeks with our first child due 18 March 2010, just out of curiosity what are all your labour stories. how long? at home hospital? c-section? drugs no drugs? i feel like...

Started by Jasmine on 02/02/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 02/04/2010 by Jasmine


a Spoiled little girl!

I have a 3 month old little girl, for some reason (maybe i've held her too much) she feels that she has to be held all the time. She will be starting day care in a few weeks,...


How common is depression?

I had my first child 11-6-09 and I'm just now feeling signs of postpartum depression. I made an appointment to see my ob gyn for Friday. Now I'm so nervous and scared of what...

Started by Valerie on 02/09/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/10/2010 by Alison



I'm newish to this whole "mom/stepmom" thing so any advice would be great. I'm wondering when should a child begin to have a sense of modesty, and what is privet? My 3 1/2 year...

Started by Deborah on 02/10/2010 in Not His First!

Last update on 02/17/2010 by Deborah


Breast Feeding Son wont sleep alone

My breast feeding 10 month old son nurses all night long. Its exhausting! I would like to move him to his crib but he wont sleep in there. I have gotten a lot of advise but they...


Daytime Schedule for 9 week old

My daughter is exclusively breastfed & is sleeping about 6-61/2 hours per night, which is great. My problem is she doesn't go down for the night until 11pm-1am most nights. She...


How are you coping with motherhood?

as of recently i realised that i'm not coping but don't really want to go to a professional as i don't want to be stereotyped. I cant talk to my partner as when i do he...

Started by Amelia on 02/19/2010 in June 2009 Babies

Last update on 02/21/2010 by Lynda


Sippie cup

my son is 4. i know he probably shouldn't have a sippie cup. he has been having alot of adhd problems and put on meds. i don't know if i'm overwelming him by asking him to give...

Started by Christy on 02/21/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 02/22/2010 by Christy


potty training my 19 month old

my son is 19 months old and im trying to potty train him..i put him on his potty right before i put him into the bathtub but he sits there for like 20 minutes and doesnt do...


BF and the full time working mother

HI! I'm having my first child and plan to BF. Currently serving in the military and have to return to work after my 6 week convalescence leave...I was wondering if any working...


The father of my child is dating a 15 yr.....

My childs father has started to date his fifteen year old neighboro and its been hard on me because this particular girl talked so much crap about me and down grades me as a...

Started by Erica on 02/28/2010 in Single Moms

Last update on 03/01/2010 by Deanna


gagging himself with finger

my one year old will shove his finger so far back in his mouth that he gags himself and pukes. I've been giving him the soother, and this helps but are there any other ideas??...

Started by Heather on 03/04/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/05/2010 by Caitlin


To Preschool or not to Preschool...

Hey Everybody, I was just wondering if people are choosing preschool or skipping it all together. What influenced your choice and if you are using preschool, which one are you...



I give my 4 year old a bath about four or five times per week. When he just takes a bath, no hairwashing, everything goes smoothly. When I tell him it's time to wash his hair,...


how to stop breastfeeding

My son is 1 and have about 3 months to get him off the boob before i go on my honeymoon, without him. I have tried formula, cows milk and dad feeding him but he just goes crazy...


How do I wean?

I need help weaning my 16 month-old from nursing. I have to go out of town without her for a couple of days sometime next month and can't bring her with me unfortunately plus...

Started by Kristen on 03/25/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/27/2011 by Noreen


what do i do to help her???

my daughter has night terrors EVERY night. what can i do to help her get thru these? or something i dont know what to do. she is 7 and just started having them a couple months...