How to get work done in the day?!

I need help with ideas for keeping my 15 month old busy while I am trying to work. Coloring isn't great as he eats the crayons...he puts EVERYTHING in his mouth. He seems to...

Started by Angela on 10/19/2009 in Work At Home Moms

Last update on 10/22/2009 by Gabrielle


potty training & apraxia

how do you potty train a child that can't talk to let you know what they need? my son was diagnosed with apraxia & is 2 1/2. i would like to start potty training but how when he...


Early Riser

Ever since getting sick two weeks ago, my son has been waking up at 5:00am, ready to start his day. Any recommendations for how to get him to sleep any later? I don't feel...


weaning off breastmilk?

my girl is almost 11 mths and i'm preparing to return to wk so i'm trying to get her off breastmilk. i've already dropped 2 feeds in the day and continue to breastfeed her at...


Dummy !!

how do we wean our 2 n half year old off her dummies ?? she uses them wen shes being mardy, tired n if she falls over etc (comfort) help pls wanna get rid cos sick of finding...

Started by Julie on 11/03/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 11/04/2009 by Julie


Our responsibilities as mothers

Growing up in Africa and being raised as a Christian, accepting Jesus was not much of a challenge and i always believed in him even b4 i got born again. recently i stumbled upon...

Started by Tsema on 11/05/2009 in Christian Moms

Last update on 11/07/2009 by Tsema


Help with weaning from breast...

My daughter is 11 months now and breastfed when I am not at work (bottle fed formula at nursery). I am wondering what other mothers' experience of the best time to wean is?...


half way potty trained, now seems afraid

My son, 2yrs old, for the passed 2 months had been very interested in potty training and was doing very well wanting to pee and poop in the adult toilet with a toddler cushion,...


organizing like crazy

My poor husband is trying to hard to understand why at 31 weeks I want everything together, organized, and done. He missed all of this with our first one so he kind of got...


Breastfeeding after a year

My son will shortly be one year old and we are still breastfeeding. I was just wondering what to expect as far as how often should he be nursing...do I need to make sure he BF...


Time out?

When is a good time to start time out? Does a child at 22 months actually stay put for "ALMOST" 2 min? ( a minute per age is what I heard)