Bed schedules and family visiting.

How do I politely keep my MIL from messing with nap and bed schedules. She is up every morning at 4-5 am, but my son usually doesn't get up till 7-8 If she hears him whimper for...

Started by Melissa on 11/06/2008 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 11/07/2008 by Lesley


Help Please!

I have two small children, a 21 month old son and a 10 month old daughter, I also have two step daughters, a 10 year old and a 5 year old. The 5 year old is staying with us for...

Started by Tara on 06/22/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 06/27/2010 by Tara


11 month old still wakes a lot at night.

My 11 months old daughter wakes up 3 times a night wanting to nurse. I do it twice, but I want to wean her down to once a night then nothing during the night. I know she can go...

Started by Angela on 03/04/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/05/2009 by Maria


breastfed baby won't take bottle. please help

our little boy was premature but has taken to breastfeeding brilliantly. Our only issue is that he has meds to take each day. For months he would take a bottle with up to 60ml...

Started by Helene on 05/23/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/23/2010 by Michelle


Picking up my toddler...

Hello! I have a question, I'm 6 1/2 weeks pregnant with my second child. My first is 19 months and 26lbs. The doctor is telling me I cannot lift more than 15 lbs my whole...

Started by Erica on 12/01/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 12/02/2010 by Kymberly


I think im losing it!!!!!

I'm 26 and I have 3 kids, 7, 2, and 8 mths, and my husband wants another one but i'm about to lose my mind. My 7 yr old daughter is the most sassy little thing i've ever come...



My daughter Ilena, who will be 4 at the end of this week, has been having tantrums pretty regularly over the silliest things. I think it may be just a power struggle type of...


sick 6mth old

my son has been sick for maybe a month now and the doctors keep telling me its a viral infection that it will go away on its own but so far it hasn't. I don't know what to do....

Started by Brandy on 03/03/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/03/2009 by Amy


Length of feeds and Leakage...

So, i just recently am starting out Exclusively Breastfeeding my 3 month old baby. Our first two months were kind of hard because i was anemic and wasnt making enough milk (i...

Started by Stephanie on 03/15/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/16/2009 by Kristi


Cough suppresant for a 1 year old?

I know the FDA has warned again and again about cold medicines for young children and infants - but what am I supposed to do with my 1 year old daughter and her nasty cough?...



Hi everyine! I would be pretty worthless if I ended up not being able to walk. I need to walk my dayghter to school for another 2 weeks. Yeah for summer vacation finally....


My daughter respects everyone except me. Why?

I have a almost two yr old, and she pays attention to everyone except me. I leave her at daycares with my family or her stepdad and she behaves like an angel. As soon as I get...

Started by Tabby on 09/03/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/10/2009 by Haley