the leave them crying technique

My partner and I have been trying the leave them crying technique for just under a week now and it doesn't seem to have made a difference. She still cries for up to two hours....

Started by Samii on 06/27/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/29/2010 by Steffi


Behind even her adjusted age

My daughter was born at 24 weeks. She is now 9 months old, 5 months adjusted. Her physical therapist says she's been even her adjusted age. She does not sit up (we're hoping...


A vent about weaning...

So, I'm pregnant and I am at an increased risk for pre-term labor, that fact that I'm having twins puts me at an even higher risk of preterm labor. As such, my 19 month old has...

Started by Jodi on 10/04/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/06/2010 by Jessica


Does anyone's 2 year old not talk clearly yet?

I understand some of what she says however she is turning 2 soon and still doesnt talk entirely clear. What do I do ...? Should I be worried? Last time she was at the doctor she...

Started by Summer on 10/07/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 10/12/2010 by Carrie


Help Please!!!

OK - so I joined this group a few months ago but I have never posted (I think). I really want to work on my own anger issues and my short temper. I have slapped my son's hand in...


Emotions after seperation

Has anyone been through seperation or divorce? How do I cope with my emotions as well as my kids emotions too? People keep telling me it will get easire but it is hard to look...


Benefits to living in the country!

Hello rural moms!!! Living in a rural community can have it's ups and downs, but let's face it, anywhere you live has it's ups and downs. While you may have to travel farther...


first boy!

Ok so I have a girl who is 2 years! And now im pregant again an its a boy. I dont know ne thing about lil boys at all. I have helped with my sisters 3 girlss an i have...

Started by Emily on 03/31/2010 in Mothers Of Boys

Last update on 06/18/2010 by Angie


List things that bother you about your step-children

I'll start: It bothers me when they get into bed with us, especially with the intent on falling asleep between us. It bothers me when they have speech impediments because their...

Started by Cristina on 01/15/2013 in Step Moms

Last update on 01/26/2014 by M


im having a REALLY hard time being a single mum =(

hello, i just need someone to talk to really, and was wondering if there was any of you going through similar situations to me. im onl 21 and have a hell of a lot to deal...

Started by Andrea-Jayne [AJay Jimajay] on 02/09/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 02/25/2012 by Andrea-Jayne [AJay Jimajay]


Aspergers and Sarcasm

Ok here it goes. I always try to have a positive attitude no matter what. Very few will ever hear me complain. I hate to do it here but I think I am really tired. I am a...

Started by Lisa on 04/28/2010 in Aspie Moms

Last update on 01/11/2013 by Claudia


Sleeping at night

My son is 6 1/2 months old. He co-sleeps with me and is EBF. He started on solids at 6 months and I give him cereal mixed with fruits about 6:30 every night. He goes to bed at...

Started by Rachel on 01/11/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/12/2011 by Claire


Hi Everyone

I just joined this community. I have two children ages 3 and 1. I am a full time stay at home mom..My husband and I agreed that when we started a family I would be able to...

Started by Kathryn on 11/14/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 11/14/2012 by Lola



Hello my name is Erica and I am new to the group and all around circle of moms. I guess I will start off with a little about me.. I am a 30yr old wife and mother. I have been...


When should you give a baby table food?

I am a first time mom and am not too sure on the timing of a lot of things. My son is almost 14 months old and only has a few teeth. I only started to feed him table food...

Started by Jennifer on 09/23/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 09/24/2010 by Bonnie



Hey September 2007 Mamas! I am wondering who is starting kindergarten next year and who will wait. Lily will be the youngest in the class and her pre-K teacher said socially...


To All Mothers.....

(If you send this to just one person, it should make it all the way around the world by Mother's Day.) This is for the mothers who have sat up all night with sick toddlers in...