Animal Backpack with Leash

What are other moms' opinions about using those animal backpacks with leashes attached in crowded stores with an unruly toddler? Oh, by the way, she LOVES wearing it right now.


Not Listening

My son does not listen to me at all. I get very frustrated and I feel like I'm yelling at him all the time instead of having fun with him. He will be 3 tomorrow and it seems to...


Bummed about baby weight

My beautiful little girl will be four months old this week. After I had her (by c-section), I had major complications which left me pretty much home bound for a while. On top...


Potty Training

I want to start my 16mth old little girl potty training..I keep the potty in the toilet,so she know's it's not a toy..the first time i put her on it she didnt wanna sit down,so...


First time mom of twins, how do i gain patience?

Hi everyone, I am a first time mom of fraternal twin boys age 1. They are starting the tantrum throwing. How do I become patient? Its hard and I get frustrated with them....

Started by Latisha on 11/30/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 12/03/2009 by Anita



my name is stevie, im a 18 with a 7month old baby boy, from when he was born i developed depression, but as he grows older the depression seems to get worse, im curently on...

Started by Stevie on 12/10/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 12/15/2009 by Tabitha


Today's Grandma's

We're grandmothers - but we don't look or act like the grandmothers of the 60s, do we. I remember my own grandmother and, without taking any cheap shots, there couldn't be any...

Started by Schelly on 02/01/2010 in Moms Of Moms

Last update on 03/06/2010 by Ladora



I wasn't going to but I've given in... I've given my DS2 a dummy! He won't sleep without sucking so he has obviously associated feeding with sleeping. I have tried to teach him...


Scared to pee on the potty :(

Hey Moms! I started to introduce the potty to my son 6 days ago and finally last night he pee'd on the potty! But when I showed my excitement he got really upset. Then I...


Lady parts after pregnancy...

This is embarrassing to talk about, but I want to make sure this is normal. I definately am not the same as I used to be. It's really hard for me to control myself when I have...



My 21 month old son is starting to have tantrums, some lasting a half hour or a little longer. I don't know how to deal with these. I feel like I have tried everything. Not only...