night weaning a toddler

My son is about 22 mos now and still nurses 3-4 times a night, but I'd like to night wean him in the interest of getting more sleep, and to get ready to transition him to a...

Started by Chellie on 04/30/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/01/2011 by Chellie


ideas for quiet toys, or actvities?

hello- So i am a inactive member becoming active, and I was wondering, if anyone knew of ideas for quiet activities, I saw a lady in my ward on Sunday have a bunch of church...

Started by Rachel on 11/15/2011 in LDS Moms

Last update on 01/29/2012 by Emily



Hello everyone, I am new to this community. My son was just diagnosed PDD NOS and I'm completely and utterly overwhelmed. I thought he'd get a diagnosis of AS....but I guess...


Peer Relationships Issues

my 5 year old has problems with Peer Relationships. He is a cheerful child, likes to make friends, is liked by his teachers and is very well socially accepted. However,...



I don't know if this is the right place to put this, but I had a question about gifted children. Is it common for siblings of a gifted child to also be gifted? My 8 year old...


worries and issolation

i am a first time teenage mother of 17. i have been with my partner for a year and a half now and my baby girl is 6 weeks old. when i found out i was pregnant alot (well almost...


my teenager

hi i have a teenage daughter and she is always trying to tell me what she is going to do and if i get on to her she will hit me so if anybod know's what i can do please let me...


Dealing with race and family

Hey everyone! My names Rachael and I am 5 months pregnant with my first baby boy! My husband and I are just thrilled about our bundle of joy on the way. However, I wish I...


Am I being unreasonable?

I would really like to get some feedback from you ladies. I am so pissed off, but at the same time I feel that I might be being unreasonable. I am a step mother of children...

Started by Lisa on 11/03/2012 in Step Moms

Last update on 11/20/2012 by Cristina



I have an almost 5 year old son and I left his father almost 4 years ago. My son and I have done well on our own and his father is not a part of his life at all. I am just now...

Started by Tyler on 11/10/2008 in Single Moms

Last update on 11/11/2008 by Megan


finding the time to reinvest

Trying to get through the day is hard enough. I have a four year old autistic son. I want to teach him all about our path; he's already got some great senses for things. I...


ADHD behavior issues

My 7 year old daughter has been diagnosed with motor tics since she was 4. Her neurologist has since diagnosed her with ADHD and OCD. She is on Clonodine for her tics and is...



My son has spastic Quad CP he is 14 months old. He has some head control, does not roll, or sit up. He has a special needs gait trainer that he takes tiny steps in. He is also...