3 week old

First time mom. My LO may be going through different sleep stages. She generally can sleep on her own at night, but the daytime is always up in the air with her. On a good day,...


New Member

Hey all! My name is Kristi, I am a single mom to my 61/2 year-old son, Michael, who has CF. I just wanted to introduce myself. I am pretty excited about this group. There are...


Baby not drinking enough

Ok so here's the deal. . . my son was breastfed but has had bottles while I'm at work since he was 8 wks. He recently weaned himself (about a month ago) and would no longer take...


New years day

hi is there anyone else out there with a new years day baby would love to swap story's with some other mommy's x


New to circle of grandmas

Hi, all you other grandmas in the community. I just joined and am looking forward to reading posts. I am 63 yrs old, a mother to seven superfantastic kids (40yrs to 47 yrs,...


Have you been deploied?

I am getting ready to deploy in June for the first time. I will be leaving behind not only my husband but my two year old daughter Aurora. I was wondering what you did so your...

Started by Shannon on 11/02/2009 in Army Moms

Last update on 02/21/2010 by Angie


Pet Death

My parents take care of my daughter every afternoon so that I can get some time at the gym. They have a basset hound named Lola that has been very sick recently. They are taking...

Started by Soraya on 11/06/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 11/11/2009 by Soraya


my son is having trouble in school

my son is going to be 6 years old in december, and just started kindergarten this august. every week since starting school his friday folder says that he cant keep quiet and...

Started by Tiffany on 09/28/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 10/01/2010 by Erica


HELP!! mother in law issues =(

So i thought at first i was doing the right thing offering for my partners mother to come and stay while she got her stuff together after her boyfriend beat her....she told me...

Started by Sade on 12/11/2011 in Due In April 2012

Last update on 01/04/2012 by Linea


Am I a bad mother?

My son was born at 30 weeks and 4 days. I had an em c section one moth ago due to preeclampsia. My husband is in the military and we are stationed in aviano, italy. The NICU out...


Letting Go

My 16 yr son has broken my heart, and no its not the first time nor expect it to be that last but I am having a real hard time coping with his behavior of choosing not to talk...

Started by Sandra on 06/05/2009 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 01/22/2010 by Jennifer


Nursing to sleep

I have to say, hands down, nursing is an amazing experience. My baby boy and I enjoy the connection and I am so proud of how healthy he has been feeding solely on breast milk....

Started by Rebecca on 12/07/2013 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/09/2013 by Rebecca


ABC's and Numbers

When do toddlers start saying their ABC's and knowing numbers? My son will be 2 years old next month (feb 4th). I'm a stay at home first time mom and not quite sure if there is...

Started by Catherine on 01/03/2015 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/05/2015 by Sarah


Breastmilk Bottlefeeding tips requested

My boy is 6 weeks old tomorrow and I pumped for the first time today with medela pump - 10 minutes on one breast and about 7 on the other and got 4 ounces. It is now in the...


My kids are draining away my life

My first post and I need to confess. I am not a mom. I am a dad. There just aren't forums like this for men (at least none that I have found). It is just not what men do....

Started by J on 11/17/2014 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/18/2014 by Raye


7 month temper tantrums

Hello. My Kaiden was the sweetest little angle until about 2 weeks ago. He hardly ever cried unless he was tired and has been sleeping 10-12 hours straight at night since he was...

Started by Dana on 02/04/2009 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/05/2009 by Angela