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is my son small for his age

my son will be 2 on 19th aug and im worried his really small for his age. his in 18/24 mths clothes and the tops are alittle long but trousers are so long i have to fold them up...

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My DH loves SPICY foods- why?:)

Never understood this concept to why would anyone like spicy HOT tingly feeling on their tongue! LOL Tonite we had our own seperate dinners and he chose his WINGS (spicy!)...

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A Birthday joke!

There was a wife named Susie and husband named Harry....It was Susie's Birthday and she mentioned the night prior to Harry that it was her Birthday tomorrow...she told told him...

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SELFISH????

Is it selfish my son is only seven weeks old and I am so ready to quit breastfeeding? Mainly because I want to go on a strict diet regimen in order to lose my last twenty...

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Child Custody

So i have two children. Gwen 5 and Elizabeth 2. My exhusband has custody of them and all i can do is talk to them. I want them back and am wondering if there is any possible...

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Cannot leave a community

I have been searching high and low to find out how to leave a community. I am in a community that even though I didn't do anything wrong (I followed all of their rules) they...

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WHY MY HUSBAND IS SO BORING!!!!!!!!

Hi, Its almost four years to my marriage but my husband is same. He is four years younger then me but quite boring honestly, he don't like to go for outing, no movies, no were...

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Son's odd behavior

Hi, I had my son late in life. His dad is no longer in the picture. When he was 4-5 he liked to play cops and robbers like all kids (I think). Long story short he's my only...

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Ugh, mother-in-laws....

So the other night my boyfriend and I attended a concert and we left our daughter with his mother. She decided she wanted to take our daughter for a walk without telling either...

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Very active 6 yr old girl!

My 6 year old daughter is very active. She just started Grade 1 and her teacher is noticing that she has a hard time sitting on the floor with the other students during lessons,...

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Ungratefull partner or is it me?

Firstly i'm a guy so it would be great to hear things from a female perspective. I truly want to make sure i am not being unreasonable and find it no problem to change my...

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My Son Is Having Trouble Reading

My 6 year old son is having problems reading. He is great with numbers but letters make no sense to him. He says the letters jump around on the page. Has anyone ever gone...

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My Husband Is Hard to Deal With

He basically nags at me about everything. He claims the kids ( our 5) take up too much of my time. I try my best to be a good wife. I cut back on working and focus pn the kids...

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Helpful Homework Tips

My child is a teenager and she doesn't like doing her homework. Ever since her dad bought her an iPhone5, she's always on her phone and thinks that she doesn't have to do...

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Why I Hate Breastfeeding

I want to start by saying that I'm not trying to offend anyone with my opinions. This is truly how I feel about breastfeeding. I understand that many women find it to be a...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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!