Single mums????

Hi, I am new to this site, I have an almost 6 yr old boy with cerebral palsy. I have recently become single. My husband left me 2 weeks after my son's first major surgery. He...


We Just Found Out

We have a 4 year old son who was just diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. It is a relief to finally have a handle on what is going on with him. In theory, it will help us...


Help with self soothing

My son was born May 24 and has always been a bad sleeper. I had to work very hard to get him to start sleeping through the night or at least even close to that. We finally got...

Started by Skie on 03/09/2009 in May 2007 Babies

Last update on 03/13/2009 by Christy


Uncaring Biological Mother

I have 2 stepdaughters (12 and 9) and a son (2). The 12 yr old moved in with her father and I about 4 months ago because she couldn't stand her mom's overbearing tyrant of a...

Started by Amber on 10/31/2008 in Step Moms

Last update on 11/10/2008 by Charmaine


Potty Training Successfully?

We just started potty training last Wednesday. On the first and second day, my daughter went in the potty 4 times each day. Each day following that, it has only been twice. I...


food ideas for 15 month old

hello moms! i need ideas for good healthy food ideas to feed my 15 month old. He has only 2 bottom teeth. any ideas or recipes would be wonderful or websites to check out.


Can I still BF?

To make a long story short, my daughter is 1 month & she has been eating mainly pumped milk. For the past 2-3 days though I have pumped only once a day.. =/ I guess I was just...


Parents' become the child

My mother is depressed, has been all of her life. Won't admit it; has denied it for 70 years and I don't really see that changing. She doesn't take care of herself. Won't eat....

Started by JuLeah on 02/24/2011 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 02/24/2011 by JuLeah


My son has Partial Trisomy 2p

My son just turned 5. His chromosomal duplication is very rare, located at 2p23.2. I am looking for parents who have children older than mine w/ the same duplication. I would...


Finding the Energy

I am a special education teacher at a small town middle school. I find it hard to work 8 hours then come home to a stay-at-home dad who needs a break but I'm too warn out to be...



My second child is 10 weeks old. I had hemorrhoids after my first, but they went away fairly quickly and I didn't have any problems for 2 years, until the second half of my...


How to get them sleep by themselves?

My son is 14 months old, and since he was born never slept through all night. No need to mention how it is exhausting, considering I'm back to work two months ago. He's...

Started by Neira on 07/29/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 07/31/2009 by Sandra