Sibling Jealousy and acting out

My daughter has always been a pretty good girl. She skipped the terrible twos and went through the terrible threes instead. Then I had our son, her brother. She was good at...


My recent loss

I have recently lost my child to a Diaphragmatic hernia. He was diagnosed when I was 20 weeks along. He was born October 9, 2008 & passed away on November 9, 2008. He was at...


Daycare Issues

Today was my 5 1/2 month old daughters first day at daycare and I picked her up with a nose full of boogies and a face dirty from her solid food from an hour before I picked her...

Started by Nuria on 06/14/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/17/2012 by Tarah


paying grandma to watch grandkids

I was baffled by some of the responses to paying Gran to watch the grand kids. i think there is a big difference between caring for a child full time 5 days a week from 7-7pm...

Started by Karin on 11/04/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 11/13/2012 by Shannon


Transition from bottle to cup

Hello ladies :) This is my first post so if I have posted in the wrong place or the wrong way- please let me know. My little lady is SO not interested in giving up the bottle....


potty training tips?

My daughter is 18 mo old and I have started potty training her. The problem I'm having is that she will sit on the potty but she won't go. Then she'll stand up and pee within...

Started by Kristin on 03/14/2011 in August 2009 Babies

Last update on 04/05/2011 by Angela


Sex ed for 6 year olds too explicit

I work in a primary school with 6 - 7 year olds. We have just been ordered to show the whole school sex ed videos we think are too explicit. For example my class will be taught...

Started by Tracey on 07/22/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 08/27/2010 by Heather


Down Syndrome

I am a mother of three, my youngest daughter was born in april of this year.. the day after she was born, when the dr came to check us out of the hospital noticed some small...


How old is too old to sleep with Mommy?

My son is 6 and still likes to sleep in my bed (I'm a single mom, so there is no one else in the bed). I don't mind him sleeping with me, but some of the comments and looks I...

Started by Marianne on 12/21/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 10/11/2012 by Corvetta


New to CDing

I am new to cloth diapering. I used disposibles on my first two and want to try CDing my third who is due in March. I have been looking at BG 3.0 and GMD prefolds with covers....


Potty training issues with my daughter

Help!! My daughter is 2 1/2...She started potty training about a month and a half ago..The first two weeks she did great, pooped and peed on the potty without being told. Lately...

Started by Kate on 03/05/2012 in Potty Training

Last update on 09/03/2012 by Julie