This is my first pregnancy, due on Friday, May 1st a boy. Recently been getting anxious about everything. The pain of labor, tearing, the baby isn't moving enough, my body...

Started by Ashley on 04/29/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 04/29/2009 by Keela


Warning kiddie ballpits

Somebody sent me this scary email. It sort of makes sense really. When I was at Doctors today I actually looked into the bottom of a big lego box and saw all sorts of dirt and...


Good age for a sibling?

My husband and I want to foster in the next few years, with the ideal situation leading to adoption. Most likely it would be kids at least a few years old or older, as they are...


Nosey comments.....

Wondering how other Moms handle nosey, though probably well-meaning, questions regarding their baby from complete strangers. I have had people walk up to me and ask "What's...


How to stop a 4 yr old from cursing?!

I have a 4 yr old who's father has never been in his life. My husband of the other son who is 8 months has been raising him since he was 1. My son sees his biological father...

Started by Valerie on 09/07/2010 in Moms Of BOYS

Last update on 08/05/2011 by Sara


Welcome and Introduce yourself!

Welcome to Rainbow Mamas! My name is Leah and I have a 15 month old son named Teddy. I lived in a foster home from age 8 until I graduated highschool. It was very hard on me...

Started by Leah on 11/29/2010 in Rainbow Mamas

Last update on 06/12/2011 by Danielle


Rectis Diastasis and Second pregnancy?

I have 22 month old Identical twin daughters and I am now on my second pregnancy. Not sure if it is twins or just 1 but I have the recti diastasis that was at a 4.5 a while ago...

Started by Ashley on 08/14/2011 in Twins

Last update on 12/12/2012 by Erin


My sister in law borders on abusive/neglect

This past week My sister in law and her young son came to visit. Additionally she bought a friend from school who also bought her baby girl ( she failed to ask or mention the...

Started by User on 08/20/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 08/22/2011 by User


Amber teething necklace?

I have heard about amber teething necklaces from a few other moms. I am wandering if any of you ladies use them for your little ones, and if so, where you get them. I want to...

Started by Hannah on 12/09/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/09/2009 by April


Trouble going out and having friends.

I have a 7 year old son who is ADHD. I have found it difficult to keep my friends as they dont seem to understand why sometimes we have to be forceful with him. As we usually go...


please help me!

My 7 yr old daughter will not sleep in her own room the only way is if someone sleeps with her or if she sleeps in her brother or sisters room. I have tried to put her in her...