Feeling low

Hi. My daughter is 2 years 4 months and is incredibly bright, (knows her whole alphabet, can sing about 15 songs, plays the piano, knows colours, shapes, 3D shapes etc etc). I...


Divorce; What is best for the kids?

Hi. I am recently separated from my husband of 5 years and we have 3 children together, ages 4, 3, and 1. I have found myself in a situation where I had nowhere to stay with my...


3rd time in Iraq

My step-son is serving his third deployment in Iraq. We don't hear from him often, but thankfully his wife gets to hear from him regularly. My husband and I still worry about...



Hello all. My name is Kristy. I have a 8 month old little girl who has CF. She was born a month and a half early. She only weighed 4lbs12oz at time of birth and dropped to...


Sleep problems

My son was born 6 weeks early, he is 6 months old/ 4 months developmentally. He will not sleep through the night. He may give us 1 4 hour stretch but then is up every 2 hours....

Started by Jennifer on 03/04/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 03/05/2009 by Pjr



I would like to know what is the approach bedtime for a 3 year old. What time does your lil one goes to bed?

Started by Claudia on 03/11/2009 in Mamis Latinas

Last update on 03/11/2009 by Gabrielle


Adopting a baby...

My husband and I are wanting to adopt a baby and have looked into a lot of different options. At the end of the day we still have no idea what we are doing. He can no longer...


everything is wrong

Im a young mom, 21 years old. and feeling more and more like i cant cope. Everything is going wrong at once and my life feels like it is spiraling out of control. When i was 6...

Started by Felicia on 03/17/2010 in Want To Vent?

Last update on 04/30/2010 by Sheila


He wont stop crying!! HELP!!

Hello ladies, this is my first time writing in here, I've been wanting to do it for a while already, my sweet almost 8 months old baby boy is been having a hard time ( and me...

Started by Sathya on 03/12/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/17/2011 by Elizabeth


New Baby in our mixed family

We are a mixed family, I have 2 children from a previous relationship and my partner has 3 from his previous relationship, we have just added 1 of our own to the mix. My partner...

Started by Virginia on 06/09/2010 in Step Moms

Last update on 06/16/2010 by Petra


Bedtime Battles

My daughter just turned three and has never given us problems taking a nap or going to bed. My daughter has always used a pacifier - only in bed, not out and about. Recently...



My second baby is going to be two in a couple weeks, and i know its partly the age, but he is in full destruction mode. he climbs on everything and destroys everything. we...

Started by Chelsea on 01/14/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/15/2009 by Michelle


Up and Coming Teacher

Hello all! I am in the Teacher Education Program at UAB. I am juggling all the work that entails and chasing after my 15 month old. I am so excited to start teaching!!! I LOVE...


Dairy and Soy

My daughter is suspected to be allergic to dairy and soy- Looking for others with same allergy for ideas/ support...She drinks rice milk and a supplement (peptamen Jr.)