Pediatricians condoning "bad" habits

What does everyone think of the pediatricians who will support the "whatever works for you" theories???? For example hte pediatrician who says co-sleeping is ok if it works for...


Help with reading

I have taken an unschooling outlook to raising my 3 kids for about 4 yrs now and love it. The one issue I am having is my 9 yr old daughter does not seem to be interested in...

Started by Bonnie on 04/06/2010 in Unschooling Moms

Last update on 08/05/2010 by Tara


Fussing eating... Help!!!

My daughter is 3 1/2 months old. For the past 2- 3 weeks she has been getting fussier and fussier with her feeding. She is 100% breastfed, and has never had a problem...

Started by Susanna on 10/14/2010 in June 2010 Mommas!

Last update on 10/22/2010 by Susanna


Okay Ladies I need Advise

Okay Ladies I need advise on this one...2 years ago my husband and I split up but never divorced,I met another guy that was also my boss at the time and I must say I thought he...


problems at work

has anyone experienced discriination at work from pregnancy, after maternity leave, and while breast feeding? I've had some issues with employment and looking for a support group.

Started by Rowan on 06/21/2012 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/22/2012 by Kristin


Feeling Lonely.. Suggestions or ideas?

Im a new mum, i have a 8 month old daughter whom i adore.. but i feel i have no friends or anybody to talk to.. my partner is older than me and everytime i try to talk to him i...

Started by Kell on 04/03/2013 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 04/19/2013 by Jessica


So frustrated!

I hate to be a downer because I know that is the last thing any mom of special needs children needs. But I am about to loose it- for real. My baby is 4 months old. He used to...



Okay, forgive me for being insanely ignorant on this topic, but sleeping patterns..... My daughter is a great sleeper, but every few weeks or so she will sleep nearly the...

Started by Rachel on 11/07/2008 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 11/08/2008 by Kimberly



I have been slowly weening my daughter and am finding that she not interested in having much milk during the day. She may drink a total of 150ml in the course of the day but...

Started by Suzanne on 01/13/2009 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/13/2009 by Elizabeth


help! i've got the guilts

Hi, I have been working part time for the past few months and my daughter is now 9 months old. Whilst I started off expressing at work, over time I wasnt expressing enough to...


potty trouble

my son is three and I am having a really hard time getting him potty trained. Does anyone have any advice of how to do this as easily as possible.

Started by Ashley on 05/17/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 05/17/2009 by Crista


My toddler is an accidental bully

How can I get him to play nicely with my friends' kids and cousins? They are 6-9 months younger than him. He'll be 3 in December, and he's bigger than them and VERY social....

Started by Elfrieda on 09/26/2012 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/27/2012 by Amy


Why is ADHD so common?

When I was in elementary school the whole size of my school 1-6th grade was around 200 students. There was maybe 1 student in each classroom that was uncontrollable that...


Sleeping through the night yet?!?!?!

My identical twin girls are now 5 months and 1 week and still not sleeping through the night. We have our little routine every night and try not to stray from it. My ped...

Started by Danielle on 02/18/2010 in Twins

Last update on 02/19/2010 by Julianne


Im so tired and unfulfilled

I don't really know what the hell is happening to me, I cant stop crying about EVERYTHING in my life. I constantly feel like failing in everything. Like I am failing everyone...