Older mom

I had my fifth child at 43. Only thing was my youngest at the time was 15. Emily is now 11 and such a blessing (she has her moments though). My children are Jennifer 34, Mandy...

Started by Joan on 01/21/2010 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 01/21/2010 by Premilla


Anyone try the Ferber Method?

Abby hasnt sleept through the night in months. Im trying the Ferber Method to get her to sleep. It seems to be working. Just wondering if anyone else has used this method?...


Hi mommas...

My gal is 10 yrs old..she love only rice..is it ok to have rice everyday????


Thankful and Proud

I am so thankful and proud of my step children. On January 23rd, my youngest child got married. My youngest step daughter, youngest step son, and step daughter in law (with 3...

Started by Christine on 02/01/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 02/01/2010 by Stacy


weening my son from the binky

my son is about to be 16 months old and my husband an I are really trying to ween him off of his binky. My son would have his binky all day long. Now we are cutting it down to...


Starting rice cereal

My daughter is 6months old and I am attempting to start rice cereal. It's been a week and she still doesn't seem to want anything to do with it. The only thing she wants to do...

Started by Sarah on 02/27/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/27/2010 by Shanna


Fear of the bath

My eight month old has developed a fear for the bath, that seemed to have happened over night. He went from the infant tub to the "big" tub fine. Then last week out of no...

Started by Emma on 03/10/2010 in July 2009

Last update on 03/10/2010 by Jeni


potty time... :(

my 3 yr old son uses the toilet to go pee, but when it comes time to poo, he wont go IN the toilet... he will go in the bathroom and poo on the floor. what to do?


Does anyone do a rewards system? If so what?

I was trying to think of ways to reward my son for going to the potty. We do the potty dance and we high five when he goes! But there are days where he flat out refuses to go...

Started by Catherine on 03/26/2010 in Potty Training

Last update on 03/27/2010 by Amanda


savoury foods

i started to wean my daughter bout 6 weeks ago now, and she loves her food, wel the sweet stuff she dus, but no matter wot i've tried she will not touch the savoury, not...


Toilet training.....how do I start?

My daughter Daisy is 18mnths old & did poo's on the potty for the first time last week but I'm pretty sure it was a fluke that I got her on it in time. Does anyone have advice...

Started by Narelle on 05/09/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 05/09/2010 by Tasha


Health issues

Anyone have children or partners with health issues? Do you often feel alone or frustrated by the lack of support or understanding for what you have to deal with?


Accidents in early morning

My daughter is 2 1/2 and doing wonderful with the potty during the day. Although night time is another story. I have tried to put a diaper and pull-ups on her during the...

Started by Lanette on 07/29/2010 in Potty Training

Last update on 07/29/2010 by Sara



I have a question... I have to pump at work. I am not a good pumper - it usually takes me about 30 minutes to have 5 letdowns before I'm empty enough to quit. But the last...

Started by Brooke on 09/02/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/04/2010 by Rachel


She wont sleep!!

My daughter is 21 months and she REFUSES to go to sleep at night, let alone consider taking a nap during the day. She stays up for HOURS at night and it seems like she never...

Started by Ashleigh on 01/20/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/20/2011 by Amber


Sick son

My son has a hard time explaining things to us but lately he said he had a tooth in his heart (upset stomach) since he has been vomiting for a month like every few days no fever...