Swelling, Redness from Mosquito Bite

My daughter keeps getting mosquito bites and they itch a lot and turn red and swell. If it's on her face then she will have upper eyelid swelling! Any home remedies for this?...


two year old not pooping.

I read some concerns from other moms about their two year olds not pooping. I am having the same problem and I believe she is holding it in. I tried something new today. She has...



My 4 year old son was diagnosed with G6PD Defifiency upon birth. I was told he would not be effected by this, but he has suffered from joint pain (mainly in his legs) since his...


night weaning

OK, ladies. I'm at my wit's end! My daughter is 23 1/2 months old and is completely dependent on me to nurse her to sleep EVERY NIGHT. As much as I love that I've been able to...

Started by Alice on 05/31/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/01/2009 by Vanessa


PDD-NOS/ADD Discipline?

Hello everyone. My name is Kathy and I while I dont have any children of my own I recently was introduced to my Significant Other's 5 year old son who has been diagnosed...


I don't want the stinky kid!

My stepdaughter recently turned 10, and it's already clear that puberty is going to hit her like a ton of bricks. Her long hair has gotten oily and dirty-looking (it's a...


Too early for Terrible Two's

My daughter is almost 20 months old and has been showing signs of the "terrible two's" for about two months. She has quite a temper and is very adamant about what she wants. We...

Started by Lisa on 11/09/2008 in Terrible Two's

Last update on 11/12/2008 by Rebecca


when you're the bad guy

I have two teenagers, and a toddler. They are not allowed to see their father right now because he is a drug addict. They don't understand why, the older ones keep saying...

Started by Christine on 11/18/2008 in Single Moms

Last update on 11/18/2008 by Lynda


My 2 year old won't sit on the potty for us

My 2 year old sits on the potty just fine for the sitter, but won't for my husband and I. She throws a huge fit, so I'm hesitant to put her on the potty when she's screaming....

Started by Gretel on 11/20/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 11/23/2008 by Catherine


New here...and sleep question

Hi! I'm Heather and my son is Colin. His birthday is 3/5 Here's my question...are there any non-CIO moms who are suddenly having sleep issues with their toddlers? We...

Started by Heather on 12/18/2008 in March 2007 Babies

Last update on 12/21/2008 by Kathy


Another Newbie

Hi, My name is Kim and I was excited to see such a group exists. My daughter is actually going to be 11 next week, but was born with no left hand and no toes on either of...


7 months going on 2 yrs!

My daughter, Shealyn, is 7 months old now. She is extremely happy and sweet. However she acts more like a two year old. From the day she was born, she has been advanced....


Bad Attitudes at Age 2?

Is it possible for a 2 1/2 year old to be experiencing a bad attitude or is this just his brain trying to catch up with his emotions? I have almost had it and need some...

Started by Ashley on 06/14/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 06/15/2009 by Niblin


sleeping trouble

could someone please help my son is 2 yrs old and he wont sleep on his own he'sgot his own toddler bed but he just screams when it comes to bed time!! He sleeps in bed with me...

Started by Staci on 06/16/2009 in June 2007 Babies

Last update on 06/28/2009 by Amanda


Out of the crib.. now how to keep them in bed!

My daughter made a great transition into her toddler bed and was doing wonderful. Now that she realizes she can get out of the bed, she does all the time. I literally have to...

Started by Jessica on 06/19/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/21/2009 by Jocelyn