any potty trainging tips for an 18 month old boy?

i am a single mom and do not have the "equipment" to show him how to do this properly. he just got his elmo potty. he sits on it and a few drops will come out. yesterday he sat...

Started by Krystle on 03/23/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 03/26/2010 by Catherine



My daughter is nearly 6mths old and screams alot is she just testing those lungs alot or is she doing it to get my attention? Thanks XxX ~:O)

Started by Jennifer on 05/05/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 05/05/2010 by Vicki


bad cough ! :S

i ahd my son march 6th 2010 from the day he was born until now (4months) he has a cough . its not to to bad but bad enough i took him to the hospital already they are telling me...

Started by Katie on 07/11/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 12/10/2010 by Mechelle


water in bottle

When did you guys start putting water in the bottle for at night time? My daughter is wanting the bottle at night, I can tell it is just a comfort thing not hunger and I cannot...


Breastfeeding and birth control

My OB/GYN recently prescribed the mini-pill (progestin only) for me. Anyone seen any effects on their breast milk supply or anything else? Has it been effective for other...

Started by Rhianna on 12/24/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/25/2010 by Beverly


Toddlers and chiropractors-- helpfull or not?

I have been thinking of taking my 21 month old boy in to see my chiropractor, he has always been a little fussier than most children. I would like to know if others have done...

Started by Christina on 05/01/2011 in July 2009

Last update on 05/02/2011 by Carly


speech and potty training

My little man has a speech delay, he see the speech therapist and has all the help he needs.The doctors and speech therapist say to start to potty training but cause he cant...

Started by Jennifer on 12/08/2011 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 12/11/2011 by Lise


special need mom

HI I have a special need child that i love with all my heart... he is a lovely boy he's 6 years old, when he was 15 months the doctors told me he wouldn't be able to walk ,...


Pregnant Or Not?

I am normally always on time for my periods and they are always normal and last for 7 days. With that said, I havent had a period or any bleading at all since June 7th 2012. I...

Started by Teddi on 08/28/2012 in Expecting

Last update on 09/03/2012 by Keitaa


Should I take a pregnancy test?

I am about a week late on my period but have had no other signs of being pregnant. No nausea, no breast tenderness, no sensitivity to smells, nothing! I feel like I am going to...



So I was on depo for two shots(6months) been off for 3 months had my period while u was on the shot and synce I stoped I was ttc last month but nothing how soon after depo can I...


I fear for my daughter

My 14 yr old daughter self harms, cutting primarily but has also burned and bruised herself. She suffers from very low self esteem thinking she is ugly and overweight, weighing...


my son's needs

My 6 yr old son has been presented with a number of issues. He doesn't olways answer questions that he knows the answer to he' spends most of his time away with the fares he He...


Anyone ever been pregnant while on mirena???

Ok this may or may not sound crazy lol. My daughter will be 2 on tuesday and I got Mirena when she was about 4 months old. Feb will be two years since I got it. Lately I swear I...

Started by User on 10/20/2013 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 10/21/2013 by Kelly


Sleep habits

I have 3 month old twin girls. They do sleep well at night. One usually sleeps right through the night and the other one is up 1 or 2 times to feed. The trouble is getting them...

Started by Lindsey on 08/24/2011 in Twins

Last update on 09/01/2011 by Kristin


Past Due?

Ok, some of you lovely ladies have gave me wonderful suggestions for helping induce labor but nothing has happened yet. So i've decided to just be patient and wait til she is...

Started by Lisa on 11/12/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 11/13/2009 by Amy


Did anyone else get depressed during pregnancy?

My name is Britny and Im expecting my first child in August. My husband is a police officer, and makes good money, but we just bought a new house, plus Noah is on his way. I...

Started by Britny on 06/17/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 06/18/2009 by Angela


Hand Flapping

I have a 3 year old autistic son who does a lot of hand flapping. He's always "flapped" however the flapping has gotten worse now that he's getting older. It's getting so bad...