thumb sucking?

my 17 month old sucks her thumb at night. the thumb is now red, wrinkled, cracked and peeling. what can I do to stop it, and what should I do to heal her thumb? will it stay...


He wont sleep through the night! Any advice?

My son is 2 and he wakes up so thirsty in the middle of the night. He wakes up crying for his sippy cup and as soon as I give it to him he knocks right out. Im tired of being...

Started by Tawni on 08/21/2009 in July 2007 Babies

Last update on 09/05/2009 by Diana


How old is too old for pre-school?

My son just turned 4 in October and we haven't had the time or finances to start looking for a preschool for him. He stays at home with my Grandma during the day so he doesn't...



I am trying to apply for SSI so I can stay at home with my daughter. She has more than one health issue, and I don't trust anyone else to watch her on a long term basis, and...


Hate to admit it...

But I have PMDD. Does anyone else have this? How do you deal with it? What can you do while nursing?

Started by Holly on 05/20/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 05/21/2010 by Betty


Help! with sick 9 month old

I have a 9 month old baby and she has her first fever. she felt warm early this morning but seemed fine still played and everything, started puking at noonish and hasnt been...


Heart has broken

I have a 18 year old daughter. I have been divorced for 4 years and my ex and I dont get along. He cheated on me and confessed to me and the kids. We divorced and he started...


I need help!!

OK we've been letting Isaac sleep in bed with us...Everyone has warned us its a no no but its so easy for all of us (me to feed him, him to eat and my husband to sleep...)...

Started by Clerissa on 03/18/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/19/2009 by Nicola


21 month old refusing naps!!!

Help! my 21 month old is starting to refuse naps, it takes her forever to fall aseelp, up to an hour or more. If your suggestion is to cry it out, do not offer it. we do not let...



My baby boy just turned 6 months yesterday. I have him on starter baby food and he loves it. Anyways, he does not sleep through the night, i wake up about 2 times a night on...

Started by Tiffany on 12/13/2009 in June 2009 Babies

Last update on 12/15/2009 by Tiffany


Does your baby have Baby eczema?

Hi All - i am pulling my hair out with my little one - she is only 9 months old and has baby eczema, i can not stand seeing her be so unhappy with all the itchying. She is a...

Started by Cheri on 03/09/2010 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 10/01/2011 by Tarah



My daughter is only 1 and she throws tantrums to get what she wants, i made a point of not spoiling her, where has this came from all of a sudden?? Its like the "terrible twos"...

Started by Nikki on 09/10/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 09/10/2010 by Lisa