7 year old & focusing

I am a single mom of a 7 1/2 year old girl. She has a really difficult time focusing on everything (eg: getting ready, homework, school class.....) What can I do to help her...

Started by Eulalia on 05/20/2011 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/22/2011 by Marsha


How to potty train girls?

I didn't have this problem with my boy. But my daughter...I ask if she wants to be a big girl and wear undies. She wants to wear undies...but doesn't want to sit on the potty....


Whole Milk or Breast Milk?

So my daughter is almost 15 months old, and her doctor is concerned about her weight. She is only 18 pounds, and is in the 3rd percentile. Personally, I'm not concerned,...

Started by Liz on 09/04/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/04/2011 by *Fluffy Bunnies


what do u think is best?

im 6mouths and the father has not called to ask about the baby but says he wants to be there when she is born and everyone keeps saying i shoud take him for child support and he...

Started by Tiffany on 10/05/2011 in Single Moms

Last update on 10/05/2011 by Christina


Arm sensitivities

I wanted to share an experience that my daughter went through when she was a bit younger. My daughter was the biter . I thought it was just like other children biting habits...


22 months no words at all?

I was just wondering if any other moms had this problem. My son Clay is 22 months. Has no words at all. He screams, babbles, grunts laughs. Loves to play with his brother and...


Bedtime Battles for Miss 2.5

We have constand battles every night at bedtime. We have a regular routine - I warn her that in 10 minites we are going to bed, the 5 minutes, then we give daddy his kisses, go...


Struggling with the faith?

As a new mom (to twins) and a fairly new Catholic I am really really struggling to keep my faith alive. It is difficult for me to put into words exactly how I am feeling but I...

Started by Shawna on 04/05/2012 in Catholic Mothers

Last update on 04/25/2012 by Rebecca


nail bitting

My daughter is 2 years old and has been sucking her two fingers since she was born. But now she has started to bite her finger nails! Both are very dirty habits! How can I wean...

Started by Felicia on 05/25/2012 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 05/27/2012 by Kelina


Should brothers be separated?

My husband has custody of his 2 sons. I have been with them since they were 3 & 5, they are now 8 & 10. Bio Mom left when they were 1 1/2 and 3 1/2. She has stated on...


Need help with potty training!!!

My son is now 3 and is not interested in potty training! He doesn't mind sitting down on the toilet but nothing happens when he does. The times I tell him he can have a...

Started by Cindy on 06/08/2012 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 06/15/2012 by Nicole


Do I give my 3 year old her dummy back?

We decided to take my Daughter's dummy away as I am worried about her teeth! After days of prepping, we took her to the toyshop and after saying goodbye to them she purchased...

Started by Lucinda on 09/29/2012 in August 2009 Babies

Last update on 10/18/2012 by Robyn