Picky eater

my son is 4. I heard at this age they are picky eaters. My biggest propblem is dinner. I put down a plate and he says "I don't like it" Yep he didn't even try it. Just wondering...

Started by Chrissy on 09/27/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 09/29/2010 by Vicky


single expectant mother almost due sad and confused

Hello i would like to share my story. I got pregnant back in march 2012. My baby girl is almost due. Im a single mother already of a 12 year old son without the help of the...

Started by Zandy on 11/07/2012 in Single Moms

Last update on 12/19/2012 by Alice Monterio


"double duty" tips

I love trying to find a use for something before I throw it away. Here are some things that I re-use: Newspapers are great for absorbing spills and cleaning up messes. Baby...


Scared for our 5 year old

I am the mother to a 2 year old and a ste mother to a 5 year old, I have been in her life since she was 1. Her mother was in and out of her life and she has been traumatized by...


Feel guilty about being a working mom.

I went back to work 6 weeks after my son was born. (company policy) As all moms believe, this is NOT enough time. My son is 2 1/2 now and I feel like I'm missing so much! I...

Started by April on 06/24/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 06/27/2009 by Amilea


Do any sweat negs out there use a vest?

I am just wondering if any one out there is using a vest who has a "atypical, mild, or sweat neg" CF child. Our child is just 7 months old, she is not, has normal lung and...


I'm new

Hi ladies! I'm new here but not new to babies. I have a 3 yr old and a 3 month old, both girls..and an 8 yr old step-son. I was only able to bf my oldest daughter for about...


Stop feeling guilty about not breastfeeding!

From The Stir Read any post about breastfeeding and it's likely a mom who didn't breastfeed will get offended. Even if the words are chosen carefully, even if it's not saying...

Started by Katherine on 04/28/2012 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 07/06/2012 by Emily


Pregnant and he's deployed

Not sure if I fit in this group, as the father of my baby I'm pregnant with is not my spouse; just my boyfriend. This is my first kid, and his. I'm due in May and the father is...


Intro (I guess)

"How about sharing one way in which you save money for your family with the community? " Ok.. well - we try to make a bulk meal on Sundays and freeze it in individual portions...

Started by Mary Ellen on 11/18/2008 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 11/20/2008 by Elizabeth


Sleeping through the night? NOT ME!

How can I get my 9 1/2 month old twins to sleep thru the night, ause wakin up every 4 hrs is getting old really quick! And please don't post sorry I don't know how to help cause...


wine while pregnant?

I'm not saying i do or i don't .. but how many, if any, expecting mothers are there who think it is ok to have the occasional glass of wine now and then? And what is/are your...

Started by Lisa on 03/09/2012 in Expecting

Last update on 06/29/2012 by Ana


Going against the current

Hi Ladies, I'm prepping to begin TTC in a few weeks. Trying to get myself mentally, spiritually and physically ready for all of this. I've already found a hurdle. Everyone...

Started by Patty on 07/12/2012 in TTC 2012-2013

Last update on 07/22/2014 by User