My baby girl will be 1 year soon, and was wondering if it's necessary to pump at work. According to the American Association of Pediatrics, it is recommended to breastfeed PAST...

Started by Tammy on 03/12/2010 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 03/19/2010 by Jennifer


Weaning off the pacifier

Im trying to wean my 13-month-old off his pacifier. I'v heard that pacifiers can affect the spacing of his teeth, cause a lisp, etc. With him, if its out of sight, its out of...



My daughter has had several medical issues, pushing weaning off. She is now 15 months, and it is time. We are down to just before bed and at 5 am. When she sees me in the night,...


Anyone struggling with a not-so green spouse?

Almost gotta laugh sometimes... pulling garbage out of recycling bins, turning off the lights constantly, rushing to throw the coffee grinds in the compost bucket before he...

Started by Juli on 06/24/2009 in Green Moms

Last update on 10/26/2009 by Shelley


Bad Diaper rash

my daughter has been getting it really bad the past few days we've been using the cloth diapers. I change her at least every 2 hours sometimes more often. I also have been...


is this normal development?

hello. my son is 21 months and he organizes his toys. well, he lines up his cars by size, puts the crayons back in the box with the point side up and he cannot color with the...


black friday shopping with kids??

With black friday coming up..i've seen that alot of the stuff i wanted to get my husband, son and stepson have gone on sale...but idk if taking a 21 month old out is a good...

Started by Michelle on 11/24/2010 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 12/01/2010 by Denise


Grocery Store Adventures

What is the most difficult part of grocery shopping with your little one? Any ridiculous stories you want to share?

Started by Kristina on 01/29/2011 in Toddlers

Last update on 02/21/2011 by Christa



both my 8 mth old twins hav it any tips....

Started by Carmel on 09/13/2009 in Twins

Last update on 09/27/2009 by Kerry


Help, Teething and won't eat

I have a teething, cranky 10 month old who is normally the happiest baby that greets you with a smile when he wakes up and eats everything on his plate. He has weaned himself...

Started by Amber on 03/10/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 03/13/2010 by Jaime


13 almost 14 months old and still no teeth

Okay so i am desperate and worried and flabergasted that i still see no signs of teeth. My son was 3 months old when he started teething and we thought wow he might get teeth...

Started by Daisy on 11/11/2010 in Teething

Last update on 11/20/2010 by Daisy


Breast pump issues?!

My daughter is 5 weeks old today. Since we brought her home, I have been EP since long story short I needed to pump. I also will be going back to work. When I bought my double...


Toddler OCD???

I'm a mother of a 2 and a half year old. When he turned 2 he started exhibiting what I called "dictator" behavior. He had to have all the door closed, all the lights turned...

Started by Melissa on 12/22/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/20/2012 by Rachel



How do you deal with the occasional guilt? It seems like I'm always saying "No". My 17 - almost 18 year old has been a problem kid for a while. He's not going to school as much...

Started by Terrie on 04/20/2011 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 04/26/2011 by Michele



My 3 yo daughter has always mouthed inedible things, but this weekend we had to actually use our first aid skills because she tried to swallow a rock and it got lodged in her...