Are you a new non-smacking mom?

I recently has a revelation of sorts that brought the light to my eyes as to my punishing habits. Have you too experienced that? What was it that made you realize that you need...


How do you get rid of the bottle?

How? When? What kind of cup do you guys suggest for an 18 month old? My son has been down to a bottle at night and in the morning since he was one - but now he seems to be...


Sleeping issues.

My daughter is almost 13 months. She is not a great sleeper, which prompted us to put her in our bed with us. That was fine, but now she is an active sleeper and I stay awake...

Started by Chrissy on 09/17/2010 in August 2009 Babies

Last update on 10/01/2010 by Chrissy


Just a few questions

Hi all, my son (2 years) has been a Type 1 since November 2008 and we live in New Zealand. I have just been reading through some of the conversations and I have a few...



Hey everyone~ My son Braeden, 3 was just diagnosed with PDD...it's been a long road. He was seen first at 15 months and we are still on the wait list to be seen in Boston. I...


Need parenting advice

Whats a good way to discipline a child? How do you get a child to stop saying certain words? How do you get a child to stop looking at someone with a certain face?

Started by Jessie on 01/13/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/13/2010 by Anastasia


Why isn't my baby's stool solid yet?

I breastfed my son until he was one, and his stools were watery during that time. I thought once I moved him from breastmilk to whole milk and baby food, his stools would start...

Started by Ivonne on 10/08/2010 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 10/12/2010 by Melissa


22 months old and still wakes through the night.

I can almost time it every night at 1:30 A.M. give or take 20 minutes. My 22 month old daughter wakes, she then needs me to hold her for a bit, then off to bed she is again....

Started by Rose on 02/03/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 02/04/2009 by Beth


Not sure what to do anymore, at my wits end.

I am not sure what to do anymore. I am having a lot of problems disciplining my daughter and her behavior worrries me. I really want to nip it in the bum before she gets out of...

Started by Robyn on 11/22/2013 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 11/25/2013 by Helen


Dad's new girlfriend

I have a problem I sure could use some advice on...And that's my kids dad has a girlfriend that I would just love to beat...Ok here is the story...My ex husband moved a woman in...


Brittle nails

My son has the most brittle toe nails I've ever seen. They're cracked and chipped. I feel so bad, I can't cut them because they're too short to get any nail. I try to keep...