Pets and Children...your take

I have 4 children and my fiance and I have 2 dogs and a kitten. My oldest son was attacked by a dog when he was 20 mnths old at his bio dads house and had to have numerous...

Started by Amanda on 11/12/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 11/19/2010 by Amie


Backpack leashes for your kids

In another thread people have said that they are against backpack leashes but, haven't said why. Do you have a problem with backpack leashes, do you love your back pack leash...

Started by Dana on 09/21/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 12/22/2010 by Amie


Proselytizing -- in your own home

I lurk in other groups -- I admit it. I like seeing how different people think. Anyhoodle, on religious groups, on more than one occasion, I've seen a mother posting who was...

Started by Krista on 10/31/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 11/10/2011 by Ashley=)


I am a little confused.

Why do some people feel like it is their duty to butt into someone elses problems. My friend felt like it was her duty to solve my problems with out me asking for help. But when...

Started by Shannintipton on 12/25/2011 in Bitchin Ladies

Last update on 12/26/2011 by Carolee


religious e-mail

I am wondering the tactics folks use to manage the e-mail chains. I have tried telling people I do not prefer to be on any e-mail chains, but then I miss the really funny ones...

Started by Nikki on 09/13/2009 in Atheist Moms

Last update on 01/11/2011 by Mabel


Introducing Solids

When did you introduce solid foods to your baby? Did you follow the current 6 month recommendation? Did you wait longer? Did you start earlier?

Started by Cassie on 12/11/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 12/13/2010 by Liz


Advice on what to say...

One of my best friends has always joked that if she wasn't married with a kid by 35 she was going to have a baby on her own. Since she is a wonderful . beautiful girl I never...



I vaccinate my son and I found out at the pediatricians office last week that even though I choose to do so that he is still susceptible to catching airborne diseases that he...


Why are other moms so quick to judge other moms?

I have to say, a lot of responses I get from this site are very helpful and kind. I do notice some replies to be "Holier than thou comments" Am I the only one who gets this...

Started by Mom on 09/19/2010 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 10/08/2010 by Michele


Obama and his traveling

I got a call from my folks who were visiting Yellowstone today and they saw the WH helicopter land over by the lodge by Old Faithful. Now is it me or does it seem that he is in...


This makes me SICK.

I don't remember seeing this here, but if it's been posted already just let me know. It's not really a "debate" I just found it so completely disgusting I felt the need to share...

Started by LaCi on 03/04/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 03/05/2011 by Merry


'Extended' Breastfeeding in Public Law

http://thestir.cafemom.com/toddler/120439/new_extended_breastfeeding_law_is?utm_medium=sm&utm_source=facebook&utm_content=haskell_fanpage "Brace yourself, the Breastfeeding...

Started by Minnie on 05/17/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 01/05/2012 by Jodi


Brit Hume's "suggestion" to Tiger Woods

I found this clip both hilarious and infuriating. Just felt like sharing it here to see what sentiment it brings out in the rest of you:...

Started by Esther on 01/11/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 01/13/2010 by Alison