Mouthy 7 year old. What do I do?

My seven year old is out of control! I know it sounds crazy but it is true. She is so disrespectful and always has to have the last word. She stomps around the house, mumbling...


5 week old with a cold

My son is 5 weeks old and had a cold =( I'm very worried that it could turn into something more. He is coughing, very congested, and a bit of a snotty nose. He has been sleeping...

Started by Melissa on 01/07/2011 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 01/10/2011 by Corhead143


Is my child spoiled?

I have a 9yr old son. He is my only one but he has siblings that are my husbands. He has a ds and a wii and t.v. in his bedroom. I really don't think that he is spoiled...

Started by Kim on 04/06/2011 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/09/2011 by Cynthia



My two best friends, both unmarried without childern, recently got on my case about not hanging out with them enough. My daughter will be a year old in January, and is at the...

Started by Tammy on 12/19/2008 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 12/24/2008 by Sherilyn


Potty Training

My daughter is 18 months and is showing some sign of being ready to potty train. i was just wondering when you started potty training your lil ones and how you knew they were...


Toddlers Talking

My 15 mo only says one word. But she says it for everything. It's more like a syllable, sounds kind of like "dehhh". She doesn't say any other consonants though she knows what...

Started by Andrea on 03/25/2011 in Toddlers

Last update on 04/07/2011 by Elizabeth


ear infections

My 13 month old daughter has had 6 ear infections since she was 7 months! The doctor is talking about putting tubes in her ears! Sound kind of scary! Does anyone know about this...

Started by Felicia on 06/01/2011 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 06/16/2011 by Crystal


Im tired of being left to hold all the baggage

Hello everyone, I am new to the community. I hope what I have to say does not make me seem uncaring or like a bad person. Just recently I separated from my 31 year old...

Started by Teri on 12/01/2012 in Working Moms

Last update on 12/04/2012 by Heather


My supply is starting to tank

I'm a working mom and about 2 months ago, I was pumping 3x/day during a 9 hour work day and taking Fenugreek pills. I was varying the speed of my Medela PISA during the 30...

Started by Angie on 09/17/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/17/2009 by Minnie


Tantrums are upsetting neighbors (AND ME!)

my 2 1/2 year old not only has tantrums, but also night terros. And to top it all off, she's a screamer when she's going through these episodes. We just moved into a 2...

Started by Blaise on 10/08/2010 in Toddler Tantrums

Last update on 01/22/2011 by Aicha


First time using daycare

My daughter just turned 2 in August. I have been home with her for those 2 years and the time has come for me to go back to work and help us out financially. Its not that Im...

Started by Brittany on 09/23/2015 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/12/2015 by Kendra


16 & 17 year old daughters..

My boyfriend of 2 1/2 years is raising his almost adult 2 children. Ages 17 (girl) and age 20 (boy). No help nor support from their mother. I have 3 children myself 25 (boy) 23...


Help... Can't trust the inlaws

My Boyfriends parents are not the most trustworthy people and also are not the smartest when keeping children from doing dangerous things. I know I am a nervous mother when it...

Started by Christina on 03/13/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 03/22/2010 by Anna


Flu Shot

Hi! My son is three and half months and I was wondering if it is safe for me to get a flu shot while I am breastfeeding. I start back at work as a teacher next week and want to...


Daily Schedules & Activities.

I started working at night about 8 months ago so I could be home with my daughter during the day. She is 3 years old and up until that time she had been to a sitter while I...

Started by Amber on 03/10/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/11/2009 by Amber


Having Trouble with brand new breast pump.

I have been breast feeding exclusivly for 5 months now and my husband is coming home from Iraq next month, so I tried to start pumping to freeze for when my husband comes home...

Started by Chelsea Lanai on 10/12/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/12/2009 by Alicia