Adopting my son after the death of the first son.

I know this is quite a different subject but just wanted to encourage those who have lost and give them hope. Eleven years ago we lost our only son at seven years of age in a...

Started by Christy on 10/04/2009 in Moms Of BOYS

Last update on 11/06/2009 by Lynn


One Child or Two?

I am a Mommy to a 2 year old girl and I am thinking of possibly having another baby. However, I am so exasperated that I can not imagine another one. Will this stage pass? How...

Started by Shanna on 01/13/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/13/2010 by Nikki


Solo with a large family?

Just wanting to touch base with those of you who are solo with perhaps a larger family?? I'm a 35y/o mum to FIVE, and have been goin' it solo since early June of last year....


Other countries parenting views

Anyone else find some really interesting (weird!) parenting styles, views and ways from other countires? I just find some are soooo different from information that we are given...

Started by Beck on 03/14/2010 in ~Australian Mums~

Last update on 04/04/2010 by Lyndal


need ur help

hello i have a son who is 3 will be 4 in april and he is the baby. my problem is he shows his butt all the time he hits and kicks me and his sisters. he has spit on me screams...


parents separateing

Well me and my sons father weer engaged and now Ive called that off because we just constantly fight so right now we are separated. Its only been 3 day i know it hasn't been...


Diaper Parties

I just heard about "Diaper Parties" they send you a kit of like 20 diapers covers, all -in-ones, inserts and prefolds to feel, look at, and try out. It sound really cool, I'm...


Potty training...help!

My daughter is 15 months and I am wondering if this a good age to start potty training? Or is it too early? Every morning when she gets up she brings me a diaper. She goes to...


Thoughts for trainers

I have a newborn and a 21 month old toddler. We cloth diaper them both and love it. My toddler is starting to show signs that she wants to use the potty. I know that this will...


Getting him to sleep on his own

Hi. I'm not sure what's going on with my 2yo. He has been in a junior bed for 3 months now and everything was OK (not great, but OK). Now, he wont sleep through the night...


My MIL smacks DD's hands

I have a problem. Now, I'll admit that I am no where near a perfect parent. I struggle very hard to stay away from the lifestyle I was raised in, one that was very abusive and...


When will you have the "alcohol" talk?

Ok bad subject for me. I don't drink, my ex does. Luckily my kids hate the smell of it. BUT when they were both babies my insipid twit of a MIL decided to give them both...