What to do?

Hey im new on here. and need some advice. im 21 y/o and been happly married almost 3 years. my husband and i have a 10 month old son. and hes been walking for about a month now....


What does it mean to be a mindful parent?

With so much talk about mindfulness these days, I feel the need to clarify exactly what that means to me - in one word it's 'awareness'. Being aware of what's going on with me...

Started by Paige on 08/20/2010 in Mindful Moms

Last update on 08/29/2010 by Paula


daughter is too attached

my daughter is suddenly attached to me!!! she will be 2 years old in October and now all of a sudden she wants me to constantly pick her up and doesnt want me to leave her...


Halloween Costumes

This will be my little girls first Halloween and I am very excited to dress her up! As we all know, Minnesota isn't exactly known for it's warm trick or treating weather....

Started by Laura on 09/03/2010 in Minnesota Moms

Last update on 10/04/2010 by Shelly


Baby Food

Hello my daughter is currently five months and will be six months on the 21st of this month. Right now she is mainly on enfamil gentlease but she also eats cereal and baby food....

Started by Melissa on 09/03/2010 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 09/04/2010 by Rachael


How can I help my son with his confidence

My little man is nearly 13 months and is not yet walking independently. i know that it is still early but he is 99% there. He can walk on his own from chairs to his toys and...

Started by Jenny on 09/04/2010 in August 2009 Babies

Last update on 09/07/2010 by Chantal


potty trained, then......???

My daughter will be 2 on sept 30, and she was potty trained at 18 months and didnt have accidents or anything. She knows what pee pee and poo poo are and can tell you where you...


Slimming down

My son is now 13 months. He wieghs about 27-28 pounds. He is around 32-33 inches tall. He's been getting talller, but not gaining wieght for several months now. But being that...


Tantrums are upsetting neighbors (AND ME!)

my 2 1/2 year old not only has tantrums, but also night terros. And to top it all off, she's a screamer when she's going through these episodes. We just moved into a 2...

Started by Blaise on 10/08/2010 in Toddler Tantrums

Last update on 01/22/2011 by Aicha


Out of control!

My 2 & 3 year old girls are out of control! I don't know if they were spoiled too much as babies or what is going on, but they've got myself & my boyfriend at our breaking...

Started by Thea on 10/18/2010 in Tyrannical Threes

Last update on 03/03/2011 by Krystal


Terrible threes!!!

Can anyone tell me why my 3 year old daughter is an angel at preschool and a nightmare at home???? She screams, yells and mouths off and has temper tantrums! This morning she...

Started by Tammy on 10/28/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 10/29/2010 by September


When did your twins sit up on their own?

My boys are six months now and they aren't sitting up on their own yet. I know they say never to compare your children to others but it just seems like everyone I know with kids...

Started by Pam on 10/28/2010 in Identical Twins

Last update on 04/21/2012 by Michelle


Volunteer opps for Kids anyone?

So, I have a 9 yo kiddo-- Okay, so I am trying to come up with different volunteer ideas for young kids. I know the travel abroad opportunities, but I figure that will be for...


Help for Eczema

So, my 5 year old has terrible eczema every year seasonally. There is something in the air that just sets it off for months at a time. And I feel so bad! His little hands always...

Started by Jennifer on 11/04/2010 in Eczema And Kids

Last update on 01/11/2012 by Jennifer


14 month old starting to bite while BF'ing.

I planned on nursing to ATLEAST 18 months, but now at 14 months, she's starting to bite and literally drawing blood. She doesn't realize she's doing it, but I feel that this...

Started by Fanchon on 11/14/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/15/2010 by Katie