I am new to this group. Carson Andrew was born on November 10,2008. He is getting so big. He is crawling all over and standing up on every piece of furniture and wanted to...


how do i discipline

i have an almost 1 yrear old son and a 4 year old stepdaughter....i dont know the boundaries of being a step mother....do i discipline her the same as i would my own child or do...

Started by Abby on 08/23/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 08/24/2009 by Holly


Walks funny

I wondering if anyone can help my son walks weird almost like a duck. He walks alot on his tippy toes and someone says I should get his hips checked. He says its because of...

Started by Krista on 10/28/2009 in Kids Over 10

Last update on 12/14/2009 by Stacy


toddler bed

My husband and i are expecting our second child in july and we ordered a toddler bed for our 2 year old so we wouldnt have to buy another crib. Does anyone have any good advice...


Breast milk plus formula. help?

so my son is 3months and a week and when he feed he eats all of what i have made.and then burps and then wants more but i dont have anymore cuz the other breast is still empty....

Started by Nikki on 04/26/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/27/2010 by Celeste


Ojibewa- Annishinabe

I am proud to be Native American. I am from the Turtle Mountain Chippewa reservation in North Dakota. Unfortately, my daughter isn't enough to be enrolled in our tribe, but she...


Potty training

How do I go about potty trainging my 2year old son? I have been trying for a month now and it seems I am getting nowhere. I have tried to take him to potty at certain intervals...

Started by Modikwe on 12/02/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 12/04/2010 by Tara


New here

a little background info My son was born at 35 weeks. We left the hosp when he was 1 day old. He was healthy.. Then in october he started coughing fits thats would last and...


are these feeling normal for starting school?

my 4yr old will be 5yr next month and will be starting school next yr she has settled into pre-school but i scared that next yr when she starts primary she wont and she'll hate...

Started by Erin on 06/04/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/08/2011 by Brandi


Can reading to my daughter be 'bad' for her?

My daughter is 2 yrs and 4 months. I read her a story every night at bed time. Stories like Peter Pan, Little Red Riding Hood, 3 Billy Goats Gruff, Toy Story etc. At 5 this...

Started by Chequita on 12/20/2011 in August 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/15/2012 by Rachael


Grieving for the loss of a child

I have started part 1 of a book that I am working on concerning grieving for the loss of a child. Part 1 just explains my situation and some of the feelings that I have had. I...

Started by Amanda on 11/21/2012 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 08/31/2013 by Kathy


Should I pity him?

In a nutshell: I'm 17 (a very mature 17-year old, I don't feel like a teen at all.), Boyfriend's almost 18...but far from being an adult. When I found out I was pregnant, I...


Any other babies on a mostly bottle diet?

For a long time we were fighting diahhrea and diaper rash with our daughter. Everything she ate made her get horrible diaper rash within seconds of going to the bathroom. So for...

Started by Jennifer on 06/29/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 07/13/2009 by Alina