Flying with newborn

Hi, I'm planning on taking a 6 hour flight (with a 1 hr layover) in a couple of weeks w/ my 6 wk son and husband. My son will be 8 weeks at the time of the trip. Anyone ever...

Started by Becky on 05/14/2010 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 06/11/2010 by Becky


coping with losing part of you

My name is Sarah Ingram Hulme. My husband of almost 12yrs died on dec.13 2006. I was 151/2 wks prgnt. He had acute lymphoblastic leukemia. I had 3 children with him. This was...

Started by Sarah on 01/01/2009 in Widowed Moms

Last update on 01/30/2009 by Kwabea


2 year old's speech

Hi guys. I'm curious as to how well other Dec. 2007 kids are talking. My son speaks very clearly, makes up stories, ask questions, etc. He knows all of his shapes and colors,...


Breast Pumps and Early Bottles of EBM

Okay, so I'm going to try breastfeeding again. This time, I hope it works better than last time. And I want to get a decent pump, but because of our financial situation and the...


I thought it was the Mum

I have recently learn't that my daughter who was 9 at the time was sat down by my Ex's girlfriend and was 'explained' the details of puberty. Of course I was shocked as I had...

Started by Miranda on 04/20/2010 in Kids Over 10

Last update on 04/22/2010 by Jennifer


My 7 year old is already taking on bad habbits

She is stealing from both family and friends and the grocery store, and she lies a lot, Its just little things like gum and candy but it concerns me that she may try something...

Started by Shannon on 08/31/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 09/05/2009 by Patricia


Crying it out method

My son is 11 months and breastfeeds and has been used to be rocked and held while he sleeps, now to my dismay I have to go to work and now have learned that I have not taught...



hi, i am a step mom to two teenage kids, we took them on full time over 6 years ago, but i have known them for 10+years now. however the older they get the more harder it is....


Washing cloth diapers

Cloth or disposable diapers? I was going with a cloth diaper service, but unfortunately it is going out of business and its the only one in town. My baby is only 5 weeks old....

Started by Mojo25 on 01/27/2011 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 01/31/2011 by Alice



I have a 12 yr old who is absolutely out of control! Nothing I do works! Anyone plz help!

Started by User on 11/25/2008 in Kids Over 10

Last update on 11/29/2008 by Judy


Stoller advice

Hello! I have wonderful son that will be 2 years and 4 months when our baby girl is born. I am wondering what advice you ladies can offer in the way of strollers? Patrick is so...