How do I stop the hitting???

I am getting a bit sick of my 19 month old son using me as a punch bag. He hits me in the face hard, slaps me in the face, throws hard toys/objects in my face. So far he has...


Using the potty in public?

My daughter does great using her little potty at home, she uses it every time and doesn't even need pull ups at night! But whenever we leave the house I have to put one on her...


Too Good to be True?

This is a good age. I am enjoying these two kids of mine. Yes! Mine! Tyler (8) and Tarah (4). They play well together. He is starting to pick up after himself without me having...


Bought the Scrapbox

(long story but our insurance paid for it after flooded basement) It is still in the box for several reasons but the one that concerns me most i WHERE DO I START??? Anyone...


Ouch....my body hurts

I fell off my horse today. I am sick with a cough/cold but because my horse is young and still just learning I decided to stick with the schedule and ride him for bit. I am only...



I am Katie, mom to three. My youngest is two and still very attached....lol

Started by Katie on 11/16/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/17/2008 by Tanyia


New Mom looking for advice

Hello all, I'm a graphic designer and I am extremely fortunate that my employer is experimenting at allowing people in our company to work from home and spend only a day or two...


Overworked & Underpayed At-Home Babysitter!

I have 2 daughters, 3 and 4 years old. In addition to this, I have also been babysitting my best friends cousin's daughter for a year. She is now 15 months old. I started...

Started by Caryn on 03/07/2009 in Want To Vent?

Last update on 03/26/2009 by Selena


Thrush - HELP!

I have been battling what I think is Thrush since my son was born. He's now 11 weeks old, and has never had any outward signs of it. However, my nipples/breasts have been VERY...

Started by Schmoopy on 07/30/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/30/2009 by Stephanie


volatile 13 year old daughter

I have a daughter, who, once escalates, there is no winning..... she will pull out all of the stops to "win". Her new "grey" area is slamming and hitting things with her...

Started by Susan on 09/07/2009 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 09/16/2009 by Donna



I had a major episiotomy when my son was born- his heart rate was dropping and they needed to get him out fast. Does that mean that it's unavoidable the second time around? That...


How do I get my 3 1/2 year old to stop hitting?

OK here is my issue My daughter has been hitting and pushing my husband and me and also her little sister for quite some time. We have tried time outs and taking away things she...

Started by Christie on 06/23/2010 in October 2006

Last update on 11/15/2012 by Rosa


Update on Justin

Justin has been confirmed to have Total IgA Deficiency. It's a good thing, really! After everything else we've been through, this is good. The Immunologist checked labs and...