Mothers of Sons

For parents interested in addressing the special and unique needs and challenges of boys.

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Formula feeding mothers aren't monsters

I just wanted to post something regarding formula feeding. I had my son in April 2009 and although I tried to pump and breastfeed him, my milk was not coming in. I know now...

Started by Allison on 04/15/2010 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 09/13/2011 by Suzanne

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The "N" word!

I just had some guy scream the "N" word to me as while driving, apparently he thought I was trying to cut him off. I had never heard a white person say that to a person of color...

Started by Nicole on 04/22/2011 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 09/13/2011 by Suzanne

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My 9 y.o always crys

Hello I have a 9 son who has always been a cryer now now that he is getting older its getting worse. He has not had his dad around much comes and goes when he wants but is...

Started by Becky on 03/26/2011 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 09/13/2011 by Suzanne

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Why is my child being so mean towards me?

My son is nearly 15 months and he is mean. He headbutts, slaps, and bites me. He does not show this behavior towards my husband, but for some reason he does it to me all of the...

Started by JoAnna on 08/05/2011 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 09/13/2011 by Suzanne

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son verse daughter

I am a mother of a 3yr old lil girl love her to pieces. We are pregnant with baby number 2 and its a boy. Over the moon excited to have one of each however. I know nothing about...

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Started by Theresa on 09/08/2011 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 09/13/2011 by Suzanne

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sleeping problems!!

my son got used to me putting him to sleep by rocking him or going to sleep in his swing is there anything else i can do to get him to sleep all through the night and to go to...

Started by Jessika on 09/30/2010 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 08/05/2011 by Melissa

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My 21 month old is still not speaking

My 21-month-ld is stillnot speaking. Not even simple words. He understands when I ask him to bring me something or to do or not to do something. All my friends' kids who are the...

Started by Dora on 11/12/2010 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 08/05/2011 by Megan

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Potty training

I am having the hardest time potty training my two year old son. Any tips would be great!

Started by Marcella on 09/17/2010 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 11/30/2010 by Fallon

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Can my 6 year old and I get back on track?

I have 2 sons, Lachlan (8), who has Aspergers and Connor who is 6. They have a wonderful relationship. Lachlan is very mild and a great brother/friend and Connor is very...

Started by Chris on 10/10/2010 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 11/24/2010 by Chloie

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single mom vs 17 mo old tantrums

I'm a single mom, working full time with a 17 month old son. He hits and throws things a lot. Usually I'm the only person he hits, although the walls, floors and furniture...

Started by Michelle on 02/21/2010 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 08/25/2010 by Lyndsay

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language development

I read to my one year old son all the time, but is he really learning how to talk when he isn't looking at my lips moving? He only hears the sounds, because he is looking at the...

Started by Amy on 04/16/2010 in Mothers Of Sons

Last update on 08/20/2010 by Shannon