63

Unassisted pregnancy and home birth

This is sort of a spin-off of the midwives thread. Tried to post it a couple of nights ago and COM was being stupid, so I couldn't. Anyway, I was reading that Birth Without...

Started by Becky on 12/14/2010 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 01/21/2013 by Sarah

66

"Cying It Out" causes brain damage

Even Dr. Ferber, who created the cry-it-out/controlled crying technique now decries his methods. He has said if he knew then what he knows now about it, he'd never have...

Started by Erynne on 01/12/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 06/18/2014 by Mila

57

Getting to know you...

Well, even though it's just me right now, I guess I'll start. :) I am a first-time mom. My husband and I welcomed our son, Jeffrey, to our family on July 1, 2008. He...

65

my little girl has lost her innocence

After spending the night with my broken heart only shared with a box of tissues i still have not come up with what to say. My daughter whom is barely 14 has had sex with a 15...

Started by Roseanne on 07/17/2010 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 10/11/2012 by Kayanne

59

To induce or not to induce?

Im not pregnant but i know alot of people who are. I am Very against Incducement and i just would like to hear other peopls thoughts about it. My argument is, inducement is...

68

Father-in-Law gone nuts over Obama.... Help me!

As long as I have known my father-in-law he has always been such a nice, goodhearted christian man..... until the 2008 election. During the election he took to reading all the...

Started by Amanda on 04/15/2009 in Obama Mamas

Last update on 06/10/2009 by Coury

36

Following doctors "orders"

So I have seen more than one post in more than one conversation people saying things like "well if you don't agree with your doctor do something else"...worded many different...

39

Breastfeeding after one years old.

My daughter is 7 months now. I plan to nurse as long as she wants and no less than 12 months. I was wondering (I'm not sure why I don't know this) do breastfed infants older...

Started by Kimberly on 01/16/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/24/2010 by Kyrsten

60

Obama's speech to students

There has been a lot of stuff in the media lately about President Obama's speech to the students of our nation. The government is saying it is to encourage kids to stay in...

Started by Heather on 09/03/2009 in Christian Mommies

Last update on 09/08/2009 by Heather

48

Your daughter and birth control

O.K. Partially because I'm not feeling well today, so when I'm not in the bathroom, I'm laying on the couch,so not much to do but browse COM, and partially because this has been...

14

Motherhood: the new oppression

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/opinions/motherhood-the-new-oppression/article1618807/ Motherhood came easily to my mom. She popped out the three of us, as reliably as...

Started by Sara on 06/28/2010 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 06/29/2010 by Good Day!

26

Breastfeeding and pregnant again!

Hello, ladies! I am currently exclusively (no solids either) nursing my 8-month-old daughter, and have just gotten pregnant again. I really, really want to nurse my first...