would you put your toddler on a leash?

i have a 12 month old and he is very active and very friendly. i am afraid that he is going to run off with a stranger as soon as i blink. i was in an office today filling out...

Started by Christi on 01/14/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 10/29/2011 by Danielle


Smacking is 'good' for kids??

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/6926823/Smacked-children-more-successful-later-in-life-study-finds.html What do you think?? My worry is that some parents will now...

Started by Sarah on 01/06/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 01/14/2012 by Lux


car seat

hey has anyone put there 9 month old that weighs more than 20lbs. front way in the carseat. i get different people telling me different things.


Front facing carseats

My 8 month old hates being in the rear facing carseat! She can't really see what is going on and she's very curious. She weighs 18 lbs and the reason I say that is because the...


Traveling To and From School

Review the basic rules with your youngster: School Bus * If your child’s school bus has lap/shoulder seat belts, make sure your child uses one at all times when in the bus....

Started by Martha on 07/17/2009 in Back-to-School

Last update on 02/16/2013 by Jane


Is my son big enough to go without a carseat?

My son is 7 years old. He is a little big for his age. Their are 8 and 9 year old kids smaller than him and they do not sit in carseats, I was just wondering if it would be ok...

Started by Emilie on 10/28/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 10/31/2009 by Pershaun


Poll: Discipline or abuse?

This question stems from an ongoing topic in the Welcome forum, where one mom stated that she smacks her child with a wooden spoon (or other paddle) until he submits his will to...


High Chair Suggestions?

Hi everyone! I have almost 5 month old BBG triplets and would like to know if anyone has a great high chair that they recommend? Something safe and easy to clean? Thanks! Kelly

Started by Kelly on 09/04/2009 in Triplets

Last update on 10/19/2009 by Chasity


Built in car seat (5 point harness)

http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=227295890667020&set=a.147015278695082.32362.147008835362393&type=1&theater What do you think about Cars with built in car seats like this...

Started by Charlie on 10/26/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/29/2012 by Angela


Car seat big enough for me!?!?!

Lol, so I am looking for a seat for my son, ive decided on a sunshine kids radian xtsl, and I was looking through their web site and saw the Monterey car seat. It goes to...

Started by Merry on 11/20/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 11/24/2010 by Merry


car rides IMPORTANT

Keeping Toddlers Rear Facing Until Age 2 New Recommendations from the AAP about Car Seat Safety Jun 2, 2009 Rachel Lister The AAP recommends keeping toddlers in a rear...

Started by Merry on 07/04/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/08/2010 by Gina


Baby car seat on plane??

We are planning to travel with our daughter this summer and are still debating over whether or not to take her car seat with us on the plane. She will be 2 yrs old at the time...

Started by Amira on 04/17/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/28/2011 by User


A Return to Spanking at 15

I have 3 daughters 11, 13 & 15, all great girls but needing guidance as all children do. My husband is a Pastor and an Amazing Father. He is gentle and loving with our...

Started by Maryanne on 04/22/2016 in Mom's 4 Discipline

Last update on 08/04/2017 by Fiona


Car Seats

In a delimma with car seats, booster seats to be exact. What are the new requirment for the kids to meet? As my 4 yr old is 1 1/2 mtr tall and weighs 27kg, going by old...