What is the best way to potty train a boy?

My son is going to be 2 years old in 3 weeks. I bought a potty seat to start training soon but I'm not sure if he is ready. He does hide when he poops. This is the scariest...

Started by Lizbeth on 06/27/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 06/29/2010 by Nanna


self inflicting pain

My 5 and 1/2 year old will inflict pain on herself, on purpose. I don't want to say that she's masochistic or anything, but today she pulled a small amount (about 20 strands) of...


Children with red hair get teased ?

I haven't yet had my daughter, so it may not be a problem, but her dad has red hair and it runs in my family. I Love red hair I think its beautiful, but sadly kids still get...


Signs that my child might be gay?

My 7 year old son loves to play with other boy's hair. He never does it to girls, only boys. I offered him to play with mine or my daughter, but he refuses. He says it makes him...


Lesbian Diary

My Daughter, Ashley, has a diary. I found it under her pillow. I started reading it all. To be honest, it was really interesting, until I got to the part of her crush on a boy...


Anyone with cat issues

(I know there was a similar post on this) I have an almost 6 month old and 2 cats. The cats haven't been an issue up until a couple weeks ago. I had my one year old niece over...


Would you take a babysitter on an airplane?

Well someone imagined it enough to start a company called Nanny in the Clouds, which offers just that. Another pair of hands that will keep your kid from harassing all of the...

Started by Katherine on 03/14/2012 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 09/18/2012 by Danielle


worst mommy moments

I absolutely love being a mommy. There's nothing that makes me happier. Still, after having my first being that I was only 18 at the time I had a lot of growing up to do....



Hi I am from Cairns, Australia, and my name is Rita, just turned 20 and mummy to 3 wonderful children. I was 15 and pregnant with my eldest, a now 3 1/2 yo boy, 16 when he was...


Help! My daughter won't sleep in her crib!

Since the day my daughter was born, she has slept in the pack'n'play in our bedroom. NEVER in our bed! Anyways, we thought, she is 6 months old, it is time for her to start...

Started by Mary on 01/19/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/21/2009 by Janice


juice or water

my 9 month old boy joshua wont drink any juice or water ,just his milk & food,, any one elses baby like this...

Started by Nicola on 03/24/2009 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/25/2009 by Roslynn


Carseat tantrums?

Anybody have any pointers on how to defuse a carseat meltdown or keep your cool while one is happening? It seems like ever since my son figured out how to throw a tantrum he...

Started by Amanda on 11/16/2011 in May 2010

Last update on 01/13/2012 by Jean Marie


Middle name for Joshua

So I just found out today i'm having a boy and me and my fiance were picking out first and middle names for him and he wants it to be Joshua Bradley but i dont like bradley...