She refuses to use potty!

My daughter is 3 and refuses to use the potty! But she tells me when she needs a diaper change so i know she is ready. But what do i do? its not like i cant tape her to a...


How do I get my 4 year old to eat REAL food?

Logan is a junk food junkie. I am ashamed to admit that I was raised eating lots of junk food, but my mother stayed at home and cooked every night, so I still ate supper....

Started by Kasey on 03/08/2009 in 2004 Babies

Last update on 03/23/2009 by Hannah


My 1 year old won't eat!

I need help from some been-there moms. My daughter breastfed exclusively til about 5 months, when we introduced baby food. She hated everything we gave her: fruits, veggies,...


Anti Halloween

I am the mother of two boys ages 1 and 3. My husband and I are very anti Halloween. So far we have never done the dress up, trick or treat thing with our children. This year...

Started by Melanie on 10/22/2009 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 10/24/2009 by Betty


Advice on 3yr old Play date

First off, thank you for taking the time to read this. I hope most will leave their two cents on my concern. I have a newly turned 3yr old. We have a friend who is also 3, a...

Started by Diane on 02/12/2013 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 03/04/2014 by Julia


Daughter has several food allergies

Hi my name is Dawn and my daughter has peanut, eggs and corn allergies...as well as several indoor/outdoor allergies...it has really changed our lives especially during this...



My baby has not slept through the night yet. Last night he got up 5x! I don't believe in the "cry it out method". He gets up nurses and then back to bed! Anybody else have...

Started by Heidi on 03/23/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/24/2009 by Lisa


BF can save lives and money (news link)

http://health.yahoo.com/news/ap/us_med_breast_feeding_savings.html A yahoo news story I thought I'd share here. Here it is, copy & pasted: CHICAGO - The lives of nearly 900...



I am looking for a alternative to ritalin. I would prefer if it was natural.


weaned for a month but wants to nurse again

My son was weaned shortly after he turned 21months when my husband and I went on a five day vacation. He did ask for it when I first got back but I was able to distract him from...

Started by Leanne on 08/06/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/10/2010 by Merry


Behavior Modification Therapy??

Hi there! My son was recently diagnosed with ADHD and we have chosen to not go the medication route for now (he's in pre-k and only 5). We wanted to try out other options and...



I was just wondering how others are raising their children. Are you following everything that you are supposed to and listening to all the rules about food and things? For me it...