Switching from bottle to breast

I have a 3 month old son & I went back to work two days ago. The week before I was pumping during the day & breastfeeding in the evenings and at night. It was working fine but...


Crying them self to sleep???

At what age do you let a baby cry them self to sleep? I have a 5week old baby girl and she will not sleep on her back and i was wondering if i can let her cry her self to sleep?

Started by Rachael on 04/13/2009 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 04/20/2009 by Lisa


separation anxiety

Okay, so that's what I think it is, I could be wrong. I have a foster baby born Nov 2nd /08 and whenever I go out of his site range he flips out. He has been with us since Feb...


New parent of FASD Child

Hello, my name is rachel and i am the parent of a child with FASD. She was diagnosed 2 years ago while living with her grandparents. Despite the diagnosis, little information...


how do you cope with the paranoia and emotions?

im so paranoid all the time that something will happen, like an accident, and so emotional, cry at the least thing over her....im a single mum. My daughter is 7 months old.

Started by Claire on 05/07/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 05/12/2009 by Heather


How often should I feed my 5 month old?

My daughter started solids at 3.5 months. She's now 5 months. I just increased rice cereal (2-3 tbsp) to 3x per day, along w/ some 1st foods. I'm not sure how often I should...

Started by Annie on 05/09/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/09/2009 by Catherine


The Working Daddy

My husband has been working crazy hours nearly 13 hour days every week since our son has been born in March, so I can stay home with our son and not have to work. He is a loving...


My 2 month old...

I have a hard time letting her cry when she doesnt need anything and i have tried everything... the doc says she will learn to make herself fall asleep but wow its hard...

Started by Ashley on 07/06/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 07/14/2009 by Stephanie


Justice Systems

I went to school with a deaf girl called Emma, I was friends with her and she was in a few of my classes. At the end of this year it will be the two year anniversary of her...


how do u find bringing up your toddler

wen hes naughty or throwing things not listeneing jus plane out disrespectful? i have the timje out system but now that he geting older that doesant allways work nemore ae.

Started by Sharmaine on 07/29/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 08/01/2009 by Sarah


Toilet Training Boys

My son is now 3 and we have been toilet training for approx 6mths....he is good when u put him on the toilet, but he never seems to know when he needs to go....he always says...


My advice

I am a single mom who works nights as a bartender and have a 14 year old girl. After asking many other moms of teenagers how to deal with teenagers, I have come to realize...

Started by Jennifer on 08/29/2009 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 09/01/2009 by Myriam