Potty training....

My 2 year old little girl is showing quite a few signs as to being ready to potty train. She even tells me that she has to go at least once a day. However, whenever I try to...



Hi! What is the best way to get a 12 year old boy to listen the first time when asked to do something? I keep taking stuff away, but it seems to be a negative cycle. Thanks!


my twins want poop in the toilet

My 3yr olds allmost 4yr old twins will not poop in the toilet. The ask for a diaper everytime they want to poop. I have tried to go cold turkey and they just hold it for days...


Help! Frustrated with Potty Training!

My daughter turned 3 on Sunday and I have been having the most trouble getting her to use the potty. I have tried rewards, bribing her, and punishing, and nothing seems to work....


Nature or Nurture?

After reading the latest Toys R Us catalog, I really wonder if boys and girls instinctively play with certain toys, or are they steered toward them? Examples of ads with...


Sleeping through the night

So my little girl has slept through the night for months! It's been wonderful. When she would get up from teething, I would just go lay by her crib until she fell back asleep....

Started by Maria on 06/01/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 06/03/2010 by Angie


Potty training stories and tips for mom:)

Hello everybody, my son ( Brett) has been potty trained for about 5 months now, he did extremely well, thankfully because I am not a very patient person and was dreading potty...

Started by Samantha on 01/14/2010 in May 2007 Babies

Last update on 01/16/2010 by Mary-Ann


Should I stay in my relationship?

Sometimes I fell like my boys and I would be better off on our own. I found out I was pregnant shortly after my fiance and I started dating. So we sat down and had a really...


Need potty training advice

My daughter turned 2yrs in July. I think she's ready for potty training...she hates being wet or dirty, she doesnt want to wear diapers anymore, she's always wanting to sit on...

Started by Julie on 10/07/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 10/07/2009 by Julie


Violet at 12 months

So cute! I put her on just to get her used to it before we started training, and she peed! So we're now (a month later) staying dry about 3-4 hours/day. Hooray!


Potty Training #2

My son was really easy to potty train once he was ready and was out of diapers in only 6 hours. However even though he has gone #2 in the potty a few times he prefers to hold it...

Started by Beanna on 08/30/2010 in June 2007 Babies

Last update on 09/03/2010 by Beanna


1-Year-Old Tantrums: Help!

So, my son is about to hit his first single digit; ONE! But he's already throwing tatrums like a three year old.. He has a pretty hardcore scowl when I tell him no, he throws...

Started by Colleen on 02/24/2014 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/11/2014 by Victoria