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...


weight issues!!!

I have always been bigger but about two years before having my son I lost around about 100lbs... felt better about myself and was so happy!!! (not a clue how i did it either)...



I make my kids do household chores, like vacuum and sweep. I think it's part of a family to help out and don't think kids should be paid to do what they should do anyway. BUT...

Started by Lisa on 05/13/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/21/2010 by Amy


Do I need more diapers for 2???

Hi all, I've been happily cding my daughter since birth and she is now 19 mos. I am expecting another (we didn't plan on having 2 in diapers at once) and it's due when my...


What to do?

I have a conundrum I am hoping to get some insight on. I think I missed my period but I do not entirely remember when my last one ended I have had some very bad to moderate...

Started by Allisha on 06/09/2013 in Working Moms

Last update on 06/13/2013 by Allisha


Baby's First Christmas

What special traditions & gifts do you have planned for your baby's first Christmas?

Started by Tessa on 12/07/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 12/12/2009 by Dominique


Is this safe and effective?

I'm about to have my baby and I'm deffinetly planning on BF! I was wondering, How many brest pads will I be going through in a day? I know everyone is different, I'm looking for...

Started by Samantha on 08/04/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/08/2010 by Natalie


HELP! Starting solids but I can't pump enough

Aloha, I know that this site doesn't endorse giving formula and so far the only thing my daughter has had has been my breast milk... 99% of the time directly from my breast...

Started by Mary Renee on 09/18/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/21/2010 by Julienne


14 month old and pillow?

My son has a pretty big blamket that he sleeps with. He has had it since he was a bout 6 months but now every time I go in and check in on my son he is using his blanket as a...

Started by Cailie on 09/23/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/23/2009 by Tara