What to do when your child steals

My oldest thinks he's slick rick. I know kids try their boundaries but this I just don't understand. My (step) son stool something from the store while he was with me. I wasn't...

Started by Diema on 06/23/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 06/23/2009 by Lisa


Breastfeeding Moms

Hello! My daughter is now ten months old and was solely breast fed for the first six months. I am still nursing, but I do not pump regularly. In fact, the last time I pumped...


screaming baby

My daughter is almost 4 months old and she screams a lot if I am not around her. Her father and I are no longer together and we live in seperate houses and he said when she is...


To work or not work......

Hello all, I just graduated from a teaching program with my Early Childhood Degree in May. The plan was always for me to go to work but then we got pregnant. My son is now 17...


weaning to formula

my daughter is almost 5 months old, gaining substantial weight with my milk but i want to wean her to formula, i have tried my milk in bottles, and even in sippy cups, also...


Help! Need naptime/bedtime advice!!!

Hi Ladies! So, I believe that I have unintentionally created a problem for naptime and bedtime. My daughter just turned 1 yesterday (Yay!) and I was REALLY looking forward to...



I have a 13 year old with a BAD attitude towards ME! Any suggestions how to curb it? She is a GREAT kid! Wants to help feed the hungry, straights A and B , lots of friends...

Started by Michelle on 11/22/2008 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 11/24/2008 by Moira


almost at 12 week mark

I cant believe time has gone so quickly, mind you being kept so busy with a toddler and other things that tends to happen, anyway I'm having my 12 week scan tommorrow cant wait....



My 6 month old daughter has started nursery this week. She had a few hours each day last week settling and seemed to be doing ok. Now this week she had to go 3 full days and all...


Do your twins hate being twins?

I have 8 year old identical twin girls who absolutley love eachother when it comes down to it, in fact they are pretty inseparable. However, they have expressed to me many times...

Started by Niki on 04/07/2010 in Twins

Last update on 04/08/2010 by Marissa


Potty training

HI, o.k. I have a son who will be four in a couple of weeks and I have been trying to get him potty trained for the past eight months. He has days where he will not have one...



I'm not trying to complain because I wouldn't have my life any other way, but I truly feel lonely sometimes. I have a 10 year old who is growing up way too fast! I also have a...

Started by Byra on 07/28/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 07/28/2010 by Beth


2 year old not sleeping through the night

I know it is completely normal, but was wondering if anyone else has a toddler that wakes up at least 3 times a night and takes at least 20 to 40 minutes to settle back? A...

Started by April on 12/15/2010 in No More Tears

Last update on 03/13/2011 by T.m.