long term effects of Adderall

My 9 year old son has recently switched from Ritalin to Adderall and seems to be doing amazingly well. Ritalin would make him very angry and irritated with everyone. The...


Am I alone in the world...

I have a rather unique situation. I’m a single mother of a wonderful and happy 3 year old boy. My problem is this... I got divorced in 2007 after my ex husband told me that he...


son verse daughter

I am a mother of a 3yr old lil girl love her to pieces. We are pregnant with baby number 2 and its a boy. Over the moon excited to have one of each however. I know nothing about...

Started by Theresa on 09/08/2011 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 09/13/2011 by Suzanne


Bringing 2 families together

Hello other mommies... Im having quite the trouble with my family... My fiance and I are suppose to be getting married in a couple months but he is almost ready to give up...


Congenital Lyme and or breastfeeding

Did any of you have Lyme while pregnant or breastfeeding? Or know somone who has? I am curious to see if you "knew/felt" that you passed Lyme to the child or if you have had the...

Started by Trudy on 03/24/2009 in Lymie Mommies

Last update on 01/11/2011 by Lisa


my son won't eat fruits n meat at all

my son won't eat fruits n meat at all,he just want eat cookies,ice cream,candies or bread..can someone tell me is it okay for healthy or not???

Started by Oka on 07/30/2009 in Children Of 2006

Last update on 08/08/2009 by Jeniffer


Thankless job causes some jealousy...am I alone?

I am raising my 2 bio kids and my 2 step kids. I am the one who goes to school events, parent/teacher conf., doctors, buys school clothes, take care of them when they are sick,...

Started by Jeanie on 09/07/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 09/09/2009 by Michelle


Extreme Fear

So I want to know if anyone else has this problem.....I have a severe fear of hospitals and the like. I have spent most of my life in hospitals and have been held down, forced...

Started by Lauren on 05/09/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 05/11/2010 by Michelle


Bad expierience in hospital

I had a terrible time in hospital after having my 2nd child all the midwives were very nice except one I had been there for 2 days and realy wanted to go home to my eldest child...


Weaning :(

As our babies are quickly approaching the one year mark, I thought it would be helpful to start a thread on how to go about weaning from both the breast and the bottle (or even...

Started by Jen on 03/11/2012 in May 2011 Babies

Last update on 03/16/2012 by Jennifer


Starting Solids

My (nearly) 6 month old is huge for his age, 20lbs! Our doctor advised us to start him on solids early. He started single grain cereals at 4 months and fruits & veggies at 5...


Twin Toddlers talking....When????

My Girls are 20 months old now. They are a little on the small size and were born at 32 wks... So I am expecting delays in their learning.... So I'm wondering at what age...

Started by Patty on 05/26/2009 in Twins

Last update on 05/28/2009 by Valerie