This is an odd question....

My daughter, Lily, is 8 months old (as of yesterday), and I am having serious anxiety about her getting "big." I know that sounds ridiculous, but I just can't stand the thought...


sleeping through the night

I have a 4 month old who is still being breastfed and refuses the pacifier. I seem to be the pacifier. I can't get him to sleep on his own i haven't slept in my bed for the last...


very confused about second pregnancy

i have a 5 yr old boy and wasnt planning on having anymore till i was 25 and finished studying( im 22 atm) but recently found out i was just over 3 months along .my fiancee is...


Spanking or Time outs?!?!

Which is more effective Spanking or Time outs? I have used both but neither seem to work. I try not to spank my child because I don't think its right but still I find myself...


picky eater

It drives me crazy when my son won't eat what I make him. He won't try anything new or unfamiliar or anything that just doesn't look appealing to him. I gave him some pineapple...

Started by Rachael on 06/17/2010 in March 2008 Babies

Last update on 11/03/2010 by Salleen


Does anyone's 2 year old not talk clearly yet?

I understand some of what she says however she is turning 2 soon and still doesnt talk entirely clear. What do I do ...? Should I be worried? Last time she was at the doctor she...

Started by Summer on 10/07/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 10/12/2010 by Carrie


Concerned for my child

Hi I am new here and just need some opinions I guess. My son is 4 and his father and I have joint custody. His father lives with his parents has no job and is not looking for a...



im new to this, but my boyfriend's mom said some things to me when i first found out i was preg. like if i was goin to put my baby up for adoption she would fight me nail and...

Started by Courtney on 07/17/2011 in Single Moms

Last update on 07/25/2011 by Misty


Is this typical 4 year old behavior?

My son constantly argues with me. Not the type of typical arguing when he doesn't like being told "no." He argues with me about general knowledge. We will have a conversation...


Does anyone have a spirited child?

I am pretty sure my 3.5yr old son is! I am still learning about it. Just wanted to see if others are going through the same things, horrible tantrums, destructiveness, screaming...

Started by Tara on 03/26/2012 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/18/2012 by Lisa


Extreme guilt over leaving child's biological dad

I just recently decided to leave my son's father. My son was born 4 Feb 2010 by csection after i had a 27 hour labour and when he was not even 3 weeks old his father walked out...

Started by Stephanie on 01/13/2011 in Single Moms

Last update on 01/18/2011 by Codie


need help lost

Well for starters I want to mention that I am in no way a saint I have a bit of a controlling issue and sometimes I can be quite vocal of my disappointment or feelings. I make...


Husbands Baby mama drama...need advice!

Im married to a man that has 2 other kids with his ex and try's so hard to see his kids but the mother will not let him see them if he is still married to me! Thats really...


Night terrors, what can i do?

My child will not go to bed anymore.... It has been 3 wks of her not wanting to go to bed but will sleep fine with me in my bed.. She screams to the top of her lungs when u take...

Started by Emily on 07/18/2011 in House, M.D.

Last update on 08/13/2011 by Theresa


cheated on me when I was pregnant

Hello! I'm new to this site. Always looking to connect with other moms as none of my friends are mothers. last May 2011 I found out my son's father was cheating on me when I...


Is my family to broken to fix?

Well, my husband & I have been together for 18yrs. We really loved being together until about 4yrs ago. We have 3 kids & when my oldest 2 went to high school that was it....