Nap time issues for my two year old HELP!

My daughter is a little over two years old. Lately she has decided not to nap. But by five she is falling asleep or really cranky. I am very consistent with keeping her in her...


Walking ring and not crawling?

My son is almost 10 months and still not crawling. He loves his walking ring and spends most of the day in it. My Doctor said I must get rid it as he's not learning to get...


Worried about reflux again :(

My oldest son had acid reflux as an infant and was on liquid zantac (which was a nightmare to try to give him) from 2.5 to 7 months. My newborn son who is 2 weeks old is doing...


Lack of Awareness of Autism

As a mother of a 5year old autistic son I am extremely suprised to find that many people are very nieve to the effects and levels of autism in children and just assume that the...



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