Another step closer

J and I had a 3 hour appointment today at a clinic. Come to find out he has spasticity in his legs and arms and will eventually need braces. Also that he is clearly not...


Cost of Raising Kids?

How much do you think it costs to raise a child? Previous estimates have been in the $10,000 to $15,000 per kid per year. The Fraser Institute (in Canada) just came out with...

Started by Chet on 08/23/2013 in Hot Topics

Last update on 08/26/2013 by Kelly


Wet Pants..

My 6 year old son constantly pees his pants to the point where im extremely stressed out by it, from just being at home to have an "accident" to being at a friends house and...

Started by Emily on 12/02/2013 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 12/03/2013 by BreAnn


Daycare experience

HI We are planning to start daycare for our 10mth old baby boy from next week. Till now my mom and my mother in law took turns taking care of him. He has a really bad stranger's...

Started by Padmini on 06/08/2010 in August 2009 Babies

Last update on 06/08/2010 by Heather


SAHM doesn't work

I have two little ones - 8 months and 2 years. I am a stay at home mom. AND I WORK MY BUTT OFF. I am getting a little tired of being told I do not work. Last time I checked,...

Started by Shelley on 11/02/2008 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 11/05/2008 by Donna


carseats and smoking.....

Well I was "informed" by a dr today that "its perfectly fine for you to place Eric forward facing in the car now" well i have read the carseat recommendations and watched the...

Started by Merry on 07/01/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/03/2010 by *Fluffy Bunnies


How do you teach a little girl to wipe??

My daughter is doing very well with potty training, and she always wants to wipe when she pees. But when you give her the tp she just stuffs it between her legs and into the...

Started by Sarah on 12/03/2009 in Potty Training

Last update on 12/05/2009 by Bri


Need some advice!!!

My BBB Triplets are 2 1/2 and I guess my main thing is at this age they dont wanna listen and usually return my trying to explain why we dont hit or jump on the couch for...

Started by Ashley on 11/16/2010 in Triplets

Last update on 03/03/2011 by Sarah


Bipolar teen HELP

Can anyone tell me when it is prudent to consider residential care, and if insurance covers any of it. I'm just not sure how much more my family can survive. My son is 13 and...


Cloth Diapers?

Currently using disposable but wondering if cloth really saves money, upsides and downs to cloth?

Started by Kate on 09/01/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 09/05/2009 by Tessa


Does your step-daughter live with you?

Okay so I keep seeing a lot of postings about BMs that have custody of the child(en). Are there any BF that have custody of the child(en)? Because that's me, my DH has had...

Started by Becky on 09/25/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 10/01/2009 by Anna


Getting Twins to stay in bed after bedtime.

Our twin 3 year olds are sleeping in separate rooms because they won't go to sleep if they are together. Now we can't keep them in bed or in their rooms after lights out,...

Started by Sherry on 10/01/2009 in Twins

Last update on 01/14/2014 by Melissa


Mrs. Cranky Pants

I am still on the nursing train woo hoo...my son is almost 3 and he still nurses 2 times per day. It's all good :) Anyways, my question is....I have been getting my period on...



Okay funny story, I just had to share. Last night my husband came home with some KFC. (Grows, but at least I didnt have to cook:)) So when we were done eating I asked him if he...


My kid is a meanie

His kindergarten teacher complains about his behavior at school. His doctor says he is socially immature but nothing to worry about. He is an only child and I am a single mom....

Started by TIA on 02/08/2013 in Single Moms

Last update on 04/23/2013 by Evangelyna