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bed time

my daughter will not sleep in her room unless i am in there with her. When she fianlly falls asleep i sneek out the room. But by the time i am in bed she is up and screeming...

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little miss lazy

I have a 9month old who refuses to crawl. She sits unsupported perfectly but after a while throws herself back, so i always have to have cushions around her. She loves the...

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Kindercot - porta cot?!

Has anyone out there used this product? Im thinking of buying one and want to know if it is worth it?! Would love your opinions :)

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How do you get a newborn to sleep?

So how do you get these things to sleep? She was doing great and sleeping 4 hours streches a night then the past two nights she's been waking after 3 hours. She's eating well, a...

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Pooping problems

Ok...my son is 9 months old (will be 10 months old in a little over 1 week)...he just recently started eating those finger foods. He has been eating solid foods for about 4...

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trying this again ;)

my 2 y/o grandson Skyler is experiencing what the Doctor calls "Night Terrors". basically Skyler is sound asleep, and during the night, he sits up, still asleep, and begins to...

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Oh why isnt he babbling?

My son is quite small for his 36 weeks and people think hes lovely. They ask his age and when I tell them hes nine months old they just say "oh hes not babbling much then is...

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Disabled mothers

I have started a group for any mothers with any disability or health problem of any kind. It is n the list of communities. You are very welcome even if you dont have any health...

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Working full-time with kids

Hey, everyone. I just wanted to reach out to some other moms and see if anyone has tried all this at once like I am. I work full-time, have 2 kids, go to college classes...

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How to be content as a SAHM

I think i had this proud plan that was working our great. get married buy the house for the biz start the biz start growing our family grow the biz, grow the family idk that...

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Infantile Spasms 😔

Hello. I'm new to this group. Hope everyone is having a lovely day. My baby is 11months old and she had her first attack of infantile spasms when she was 7mo. ACTH was tried at...

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To the new male members.

Please don't assume that we want to talk to you in PM. This is a Mother's forum but we do tolerate men being here. Don't think that we are desperate for male company though.

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Life revolves around my stepson

Does anyone else feel like their life revolves around their stepkid? I feel like I have no time to myself and any alone time with my husband. My husband works a ton so I'm...

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DNA & step daughter

I have always had questions about whether my partner is genetically his daughter's father. Just little suspicions. With the recent ads on tv for ancestry DNA testing kits, we...

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17 year old son

how can i kick out my 17 year old son, he has caused nothing but trouble in my home by stealing my son money out of his bank account bit by bit some sort a way and he has stolen...

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in trouble for bullying

i have temporary custody of my seven year old nephew & his 14 year old brother for a year. friday at school the older one, chris, got suspended for beating up a girl (wasnt...

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bitchy school nurse

my son, who is in kidgergartin has health issues that i dont want to get into. on friday, he went to get his lunch time medicine dose. i got a call from the school nurse who...

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Spankings

I am a strict mom and I believe in using spankings for my two daughters age 12 and 17, I spank with either a belt or paddle. It's an effective punishment and it works in our...

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fiancee who hits our son

i have a son named blaze who is almost three. since around the time he turned two, my fiancee has been hitting him when he acts up around him. sometimes with a belt but not...

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My sons penis progress

It occurred to me early on in my son's life that he had an abnormally big penis and a abnormal bend in his shaft. I am happy to say with almost a whole month of deep tissue...

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5th birthday party ideas

I am looking for birthday party ideas for my daughter's 5th. I definatley do not want to have it at my house, but I also don't want to spend $1,000 for a couple of hours at one...

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Delta Eclipse 4 in 1 crib

Hi there, I am buying a crib for my 2nd baby, whom is growing out of her bassinet RAPIDLY. She is days away from her 3 month birthday and weighs almost 15lbs and is 25+ inches...

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Got any formula recommendations?

Im having my second baby soonish and no sure what formula I want to put her on. My first daughter had problems with nearly all of them bar the pediasure. Oh Im from Australia as...

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17 month old not sleeping

My daughter is now 17 months old and for the last almost 4 weeks now is not sleeping properly. On occasion she will sleep through with no problems but more often than not she...

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Dance Recital hair ideas

My 5 year old has a pictures for her dance class this saturday. We have been trying to grow her hair long for this recital so we would have more options to style it. However...

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PostPartum Hives...

Help! I started getting hives about 6 weeks after my son was born, they would happen as soon as I woke up, cover my legs and lower torso, and even my lips would swell up like...

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Tubes in ears?

My son, who turned 2 in May, might have to have tubes put in his ears. I have heard mixed opinions about this, some say its good, some say to avoid at all costs. Any moms out...

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Baby Shower Ideas on a Budget?

I have a two year old and about six months pregnant. My mom and I are planning my baby shower, but we are all on a budget as many people are these days. I am looking for budget...

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Membrane stretching?

Hi everyone I am currently almost 37 weeks pregnant and not having a very pleasant time with being pregnant. I'm done!! I have expressed my concerns with my doctor and he had...

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4 year old booster shots

My 4-year old is due for her 4-year booster shots (FOUR OF THEM). She had a bad experience in October with nurses trying to give her an IV. She caught H1N1 one week before the...

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Suggestions for girl names!

I am 7 months pregnant with my second child and we know (as much as one can:) that it is going to be a girl but we are having the HARDEST time trying to find a name! Thought it...

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Bad acne after pregnancy?

Does anyone know how to get rid of bad acne...mostly on the back after pregnancy? I've tried Proactive, I've been back on the pill for a month, but it doesn't seem to be going...

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20 month old not talking

My daughter's 20 months old and while she does say a few words, she doesn't really talk or even try too. She still babbles all the time and I try to get her to say simple words...

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Bowlegged Baby?

Hi ladies!!! I just had a question to ask you ladies. My son will be 15 months in 4 days. I`ve noticed that he is bowlegged. His left leg curves really bad. He seems to trip and...

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FYI: My baby can read!!!!

So I while back I was seeing posts about my baby can read And a lot of the post were moms saying it’s a rip of it’s just a tool moms use to baby sit their kids ECT…. My...

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Snacks for my 10 month old

I have a 10 months old son and I was wondering if anyone had some good ideas for snacks for him.He loves being able to feed himself and I do give him the graduates lil crunchies...

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6 month old naps

Hi Everyone! I had a question (or inquiry) into what time your baby goes to bed and what time (or number of naps) your 6 month old has during the day. My son goes to bed aroun...

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Baby poop smells sour

my son is 7 days old and his poop smells kinda like sour formula also he has a bad bum rash that won't go away. Other than that he is a great baby. sleeps good happy when hes...

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15 month old not walking

so my daughter will be 15 months at the end of this month and she's not walking....she will walk with assistance and will pull up to her knees, but she's not cruising or trying...

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I HATE BREASTFEEDING

I have a daughter that will be 4 months old on the 27th. I have been breastfeeding her since day one. Recently my doctor suggested putting her on cereal twice a day to help her...

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2 1/2 year old behavior issues

I am having a horrible time with my 2 1/2 year old daughter. She is hitting, ripping books, throwing things, and doing pretty much anything she knows she is not allowed to do...

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Recipes for Gestational Diabetes

I have been diagnosed with gestational diabetes and have seen the dietitian, Fact is they weren't much help. See I have also been diagnosed with a type of gingivitis called...

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16 month old not talking yet

I have a baby boy, almost 16 months old not talking yet. He understands simple comands and request and knows what things are (ie. shoe, ball, block, book) but doesn't say...

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Easy toddler dinners

Does anyone have suggestions for quick, easy, and somewhat healthy dinners I can make for my daughter? My husband gets home from work too late for us to all eat together, so I...

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Sandpaper Rash

My daughter has a rough rash all over her body. It is light pink and feels like sandpaper. It sounds like scarlett fever, but she hasnt had any other symptoms and the rash is...

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Kirkland Brand Baby Formula

Costco sells a generic brand of OMEGA fortified formula's as well. Kirkland brand. Does anyone know who actually makes this formula for Costco and does anyone use it? Is it...

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Exclusively Breast Pumping??

Is there anyone who is exclusively pumping breast milk for their baby? I've been pumping and bottle feeding for about a month and a half, it took us 10 wks to find out that...

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How many naps for a 4 month old?

My son is almost four months old. How many naps should he be taking during the day? Should he be on a set nap schedule already? He is not even close to sleeping through the...

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Does Pedialyte go bad?

My little one occasionally has bouts of diarrhea on occasion and vomitting. Nothing serious. My pediatrician said we could give her Pedialyte (no flavor or sugar). I read on the...

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When do babies grow out of colic?

My son is 3 months old, the last 2 weeks all he does is cry and ive been told its colic! Just wondered if anyone has had experience with this? Im a first time mum, me and my...

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Warm formula vs cold formula

When dealing with baby reflux....do you think the temperature of the bottle has anything to do with how much baby will spit up? My son takes cold bottles, and seems to spit up...

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Help! My 4 month old won't eat!

I am about to lose my mind, for the past week I have been trying so hard to get my 4 month old to eat. This all started after I had daddy take of her for 4 days in a row and...

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Baby belly button sticking out!

When i gave my 6 week old a bath yesterday i almost fainted she was crying and her belly button stuck out about 1 inch, it was sticking out a little before but nothing like this...

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2 month old nap schedule?

We are trying to establish some kind of a schedule for our 2 month old. We have been breastfeeding on demand and letting him sleep when he sleeps, but I am ready for some kind...

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1 year old has fever help!

My son is almost 13 months and has been running a fever between100-103.5 for the past couple of days, hes restless and fussy when his fever spikes..tylenol has been helping...

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What is the best overnight diaper?

I have been having troubles trying to find a diaper that will keep my little girl dry through the night, without getting up at 3 a.m. to change her so she isn't dripping wet in...

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Low Amniotic Fluid at 37 Weeks

I have low fluid and I'm wondering what other mom's with low fluid have done for delivery?... Did you have to be induced or were you allowed to go into labor naturally? Were...

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Anyone have a sweaty baby?

my little guy has been a sweaty baby since he was born. i thought that at the time it was because it was summer, but now even in the winter he sweats like crazy if I use a...

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Spotting instead of period

if feel as though i am pregnant, most of the signs,feeling sick but no actual sickness, tierd alot,backache,headache,mood swing and i have gone off food, i have missed my period...

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2 year old birthday ideas

I have been debating whether or not to keep it at home or go somewhere else. I do need to keep it pretty cost efficient though, so any ideas would be great! Thanks!