Family/Godly Traditions

Once in school as a quick write we were asked what family traditions we celebrate at home. Nowadays that can be difficult for some (single parents or broken families). I grew up...

Started by Janette on 09/15/2009 in Christian Mommies

Last update on 09/19/2009 by Kisha


Not an eater! any suggestions?

My 9 month old doesn't eat very much. He has dropped down to the 10th percentile in weight when he started at the 75th. I try and offer him 3 meals a day and snacks and of...

Started by Jessie on 05/05/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 05/12/2009 by User


acid reflux and VERY VERY sad baby

my friend has an almost 3 month old and is currently breastfeeding exclusively and she is diagnosed with acid reflux and is currently on zantac. she seems to be very upset...


baby diet

Hey! I'm breast feeding my son and my doctor at the 4 month check said to start rice cereal at 5 months and at 6 "we'd talk about other foods". my father is actually a doctor...

Started by Becka on 11/14/2008 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 11/16/2008 by Lisa-Jayne


self-weaning babies :-(

My son is 21 months old and has decided that he doesn't want to nurse anymore.He was exclusivly breastfed since birth and as he got older and started eating food his interest...

Started by Heather on 01/05/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/05/2009 by Emily


Still nursing at sleeptimes

OK, maybe I'm just taking the easy way out (for now), but my little guy still goes to sleep best if I nurse him to sleep. He'll go down for a nap for everyone else with a...

Started by Jean on 01/09/2009 in August 2007 Babies

Last update on 01/10/2009 by Jeanette


Help! My daughter WON'T take a bottle!

My daughter Lucy has been exclusively breastfed since birth. She did take a few bottles of pumped breast milk when she was a month or less, even from me. In the last 2 months...

Started by Amanda on 07/10/2010 in April 2010 Babies!

Last update on 07/14/2010 by Katie



I'm a working mom and i need some help. I leave my son with his father while i work and i feel so bad because i feel like he forgets about me or he misses me he only 6 month old...

Started by Samsara on 06/13/2013 in Working Moms

Last update on 07/03/2013 by Tashachen999


Crying it out and waking a toddler

We are trying to train my almost 7 mo old to fall asleep by herself but I have huge anxieties of waking up my 2.5 year old (who has sleeping issues of her own). I've tried using...

Started by Yolanda on 02/07/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/10/2009 by Erin


Quirky discipline rules that work

By Barbara Rowley I've made a lot of bad rules in the decade I've been a mom, from irrational threats ("No graham crackers in the house ever again if you eat them in the living...

Started by Jodi on 05/21/2011 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 05/21/2011 by Elfrieda


the twins experience

Hi everyone, My name is Helen and I am the mother of four children..including fraternal (boy and girl) twins aged 15 years old....yes I did survive that all important first...


Why are men so stupid?

I had a migraine, I've been dealing with my son's issues at school, I felt like shit, utterly useless and defeated. I also have my period,I was a bit emotional. I wanted to tell...


baby sleep though the night....

My daughter is ten months and I'm still breastfeeding her... I was just curious...she does'nt sleep though the whole night yet... she'll wake up at least 3 times or maybe 2...

Started by Melissa on 04/23/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/24/2010 by Sammie