is karate a good idea?

My son has enormous energy and I was told by my friends' husband that karate is supposed to help, and also teach them discipline at the same time. Any thoughts?

Started by Molly on 12/08/2008 in Single Moms

Last update on 12/22/2008 by Holly


5 month old son teething and nursing

I have a 2 year old daughter who I nursed until she was a year old. When she was teething I had no problem. Now I have a 5 month old little boy who is just starting to cut...

Started by Nicole on 04/06/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/09/2009 by Melissa


how to handle white coat fear!

any tips on how to make doctors trips less of a scream fest would be awesome! My 19 month old litterally screams from the moment the doctor walks into the room until he walks...

Started by Kaylan on 10/17/2010 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 10/24/2010 by Kaylan


Im 26 not 16 damn it

I'm 26 yrs old and i feel like all of a sudden everyone else feels this need to tell me how to run MY OWN life. Like seriously my own mother bitches about my husband to my face...


How to get my kids to listen??

I have a 4yr old and a 2yr old that wont listen to save their lives!! They are great for everyone BUT me!! It's annoying! What am I doing wrong? I've tried time out, losing...

Started by Stephanie on 10/20/2012 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 10/23/2012 by Amanda


child porn

Ok so I posted a few weeks ago that I have a bad feeling that some sexual things were happening between my 9 year old daughter and my new husband. Last night I found an album...


My Husband told me to Shut Up

I am beyond disgusted by him at this point. This is mostly a vent because I find posting stuff on here is a good way to get my thoughts in order.....somehow more effective than...


Road trips with infants....

So, in 10 short days I have to make a +600 mile trip from our home in Michigan to Minneapolis area. My husband will be flying into Chicago, which means me and the little girl (5...



My four year old daughter is reading at a first or maybe early second grade level. She is VERY interested in language and seems to take to reading easily. My school district...

Started by Brandi on 06/27/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 06/28/2010 by Brandi


Leaving Baby for the Weekend

Hello. My son is 10 months old and I have only been away from him for 3 or 4 hours at a time. In a little over a week, my husband and I will be leaving him with my parents for...

Started by Traci on 06/16/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/16/2011 by Teresa


getting away..letting go?

i have a really hard time letting anyone watch my little girl. shes 4 months old now and i know that's not very old but ive been taking care of her by myself the whole time. im...


A new bed

I'm sure a lot of you will think I'm absolutely out of my mind, but here's my situation and question. I'm 24 years old. My Husband and I have been married just over 4 years,...

Started by Kayla on 11/07/2008 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 11/07/2008 by Gwen


Playing sides

I have three children, ages 8, 10, and 12, and have been separated/divorced for 7 years. My kids see their dad every other weekend and talk pretty regularly on the phone. We...