Controversial Talk

Got a hot topic? Speak your mind here. I love a good debate. So lets go at it :) Please be respectful no name calling or alienating a mom because of there opinion. BUT in this community you don\'t have to hold back on what you have to say, because this is all about debating a hot topic! Have fun and be respectful!


Who has it harder? Working daddy or SAHM?

Let's just assume that the Stay at home mom (Or Stay at home dad, which ever it is in your family) keeps the house clean, cooks dinner every night, does all the chores, lets the...

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Started by Randie on 09/26/2011 in Controversial Talk

Last update on 10/12/2011 by Randie



I've seen a lot of talk about vaccinations lately. As of right now I still get my daughter vaccinated. However, with all the talk about it I'm a little nervous about vaccinating...


To spank or not to spank?

Do you think spanking is a reasonable punishment to teach kids a lesson or is spanking wrong?? What are your thoughts?

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Started by Randie on 01/01/2011 in Controversial Talk

Last update on 09/26/2011 by Randie


Taking a Break from the Debates

Enough with the arguing ladies! haha I'm curious about all your kids! How many do you have and how old are they. Are you going to have more?? Feel free to add other info...where...

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Started by Randie on 09/20/2011 in Controversial Talk

Last update on 09/20/2011 by Randie


Leave the Penis Be? Or Circumcise it?

I only have a 7 month old baby (a girl) but I recently became aware of this debate over circumcision. I'm actually glad I was able to stumble upon in case I ever have a baby boy...


Piercing Your Infants Ears?

So after a long discussion on boys circumcision we started the topic of...since its not a baby boys choice to do this, what about the subject of parents having their baby girls...


Childbirth: unnecessary interventions

First of all we need to thank god for doctors and for what they do for us. Their are amazing doctors that save life's and truly care about our well being. But what do you guys...

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Started by Randie on 02/06/2011 in Controversial Talk

Last update on 09/08/2011 by Randie


0.0 Role switch?

I just visited "role switch" My 18 month old barely eats right now, at least compared. NOW a quarter sandwich and maybe something with it. that's it(used to eat an...

Started by Jessica on 08/23/2011 in Controversial Talk

Last update on 08/27/2011 by Jessica


Why not vaccinate?

The main reason i vaccinate my daughter (i hate to admit) is just because everyone does it. I have done no research, other than side effects because it freaks me out. So i am...


Showering with your kids

What is your opinion on showering/bathing with your kids? Is it only okay for same sex kids? What age do you draw the line? (This subject is known to get a little

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Started by Randie on 02/06/2011 in Controversial Talk

Last update on 07/18/2011 by Allison



What are the pros and cons and how do you feel about each choice? (Be respectful of peoples feelings, and do not attack someone for a decision they made that you might not agree...



I avoided all ultrasound when I was pregnant. I never had the doppler, sonogram, or electronic fetal monitor. Some studies suggest a link between ultrasound and autism....

Started by Frances on 03/22/2011 in Controversial Talk

Last update on 06/21/2011 by Keri


Brewer medical diet--vitamin A in pregnancy

I used the Bradley method. Most people who use that also follow the Brewer medical diet. My diet said that I was to eat liver once per week. Do they still do that? I have read...


Prenatal vitamins

Did any of you make your own prenatal formula? At the beginning of my pregnancy the iron in prenatals was too strong for me. I also was not satisfied with the amount of...

Started by Frances on 03/30/2011 in Controversial Talk

Last update on 05/03/2011 by Frances


Electronic fetal monitor

Do you know that studies show the electronic fetal monitor does not improve the infant mortality rate, as compared to the fetascope, but it does triple the cesarean rate? How...


Third and fourth degree episiotomies

I think a third or fourth degree episiotomy should usually be considered malpractice. What I think happens in most cases is that the doctor does an episiotomy and then the...

Started by Frances on 04/12/2011 in Controversial Talk

Last update on 04/12/2011 by Frances