Adoption? Right or wrong?

I have 2 children with my ex a boy and a girl ages 6 years old and 16 months old. My ex bolted when he found out I was pregnant with our second child. He currently wants...

Started by Kristin on 07/19/2012 in Single Moms

Last update on 07/20/2012 by Kristin


advice anyone?

I left my daughters father about 5 months ago. I went to court to file papers, but he convinced me not to. We discussed the arrangements and decided that we would stick to them....


Comfort nursing

My 7 week old daughter is on my breast all the time! I know it's for mostly comfort rather than just nourishment. I enjoy our bonding time and all, but it gets a little...



My daughter is 19 months.My sister in law came to live with us with her 2 children(boy 8 yrs old n girl 4yrs old) 5 months ago after her husband passing away... The problem is...

Started by G on 01/22/2014 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 01/23/2014 by G


starting a bad habit?

Okay I'm a big fan of attachment parenting, however I'm worried that I might be starting a bad habit. Here's my story lol; I've always had my baby sleeping in my room with me...


Coughing tic

I'm new to the quest to find the right medication for my daughter. She has been on Concerta for 4 months and at first everything was great it was working perfectly, but over the...


play behavior

My 14 month old son never plays with his toys; he just pulls them out. For example he pours out all of the blocks, dumps out the small basket with dog toys in it, takes each...



Hello everyone - My name is Shannon Minner. I am a mother of one son, Kaden, who is 10 months old. I am already behind in my scrapbooking. I'm just finding it hard to find...

Started by Shannon on 11/17/2008 in Scrapbooking Mamas

Last update on 11/18/2008 by Shelli


Crib to Toddler Bed

I have a two year old son who is currently sleeping in his crib and loves it. I would be ok with him staying there only my 5 month old will be needing it soon. He has no...


Over 40!

I am 45 with 4 kids 18, 13, 10 and 11 months. I am not sure how I will feel the first time one of my sons little kindergarten friends says "is that your granny?". hahaha! I...



When's a good age to wean babies off of Binkies or Pacifiers?


New Joiner

Hi everybody my name is Fiona and i have a 3 year old daughter Alice and a 17 month old son Freddie. We have lived in Palmerston North for just over 3 years. I am looking...


pumping... what quantity ounces to freeze??

I am a teacher. I was back to work for nine weeks after my daughter turned 3 months old. Now I am off for the summer.... I am pumping like a mad woman to prepare for fall... My...

Started by Natalie on 07/13/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 07/15/2009 by Michelle


Jumping on baby sister

My 3 1/2 year old son likes to wrestle with his 12 month old baby sister. While he isn't hurting her, she doesn't like it and cries. I end up angry with him and pull him off....


Sleeping through yet?

Iv had two nights in the last nine and a bit months that iv been able to sleep through about six hours straight,is anyone else still not sleeping through? Iv tried...


When to move to a toddler bed?

My child is only 15 months old and she seems to sleep better sometimes in a "big" bed for nap time. She has not yet tried to get out of her crib when she wakes but when is a...

Started by Brandi on 08/17/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 08/17/2009 by Molly