Tantrums/early terrible two's??????

anybody else there with me? one day it was like wham!! in the last week everything is a fight.. changing the diaper, putting on pants, getting in highchair, getting in carseat,...



My little boy is almost 2 and a 1/2 for almost a fortnight he has been waking in the night crying and screaming and saying their is a monster in his bed.Last night was so bad he...


fostering to adopt

My husband and I just started our foster parenting classes.. I was kinda looking for some advice, and any tips on how to deal with the older kids I may get. I am hoping for kids...

Started by Stacy on 05/04/2010 in Adoptive Mothers

Last update on 09/01/2010 by Cindy



My daughter is about 3 1/2 and she does not like to go to bed at night. I cant get her to sleep until 10 and to me thats late. I also have to lay in her bed with her until she...

Started by Cristina on 06/29/2010 in Toddlers

Last update on 06/30/2010 by Jackie


My 2 year old daughter

My little girl has been deemed "developementally advanced" by her doctors, and she gets highly frustrated when children of her age cant carry on a conversation with her... heck,...


Road trips with infants....

So, in 10 short days I have to make a +600 mile trip from our home in Michigan to Minneapolis area. My husband will be flying into Chicago, which means me and the little girl (5...

Started by Traci on 12/10/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 12/10/2009 by Shannon


used to be such a good sleeper!

Our little girl will be 8 months on Feb 7th and used to sleep excellent at night....8pm-8am. The last few weeks its been like having a newborn again, she wont go to bed until...

Started by Christina on 01/30/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/31/2010 by Brandy


Disciplining My One Year Old

My son is 14 months old and doesnt understand the word "no". I have tried telling him "no" for things on numerous occasions and taking his hand away from something as well as...

Started by Kristin on 09/09/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 09/09/2009 by Lori


Singing and Dancing anyone!

Hi this is Tina. I sing contralto, alto and soprano. I have taken voice and piano lessons. I am definitely better at singing than playing the piano though. I have a love for...

Started by Christina on 04/03/2009 in Musical Moms

Last update on 06/25/2009 by Nicole


Share your story

Hi all and Thank you for joining. \r\nI was thinking if you could take time out of your busy day and tell your story. The trials of adoption, how long did you have to wait, any...



I have been working at a daycare center for nearly a year. There are many things that I have seen, especially in the last few months, that have disturbed me to the extent that I...


5 year old diagnosed with ocd

My daughter will be 5 in May and was recently diagnosed with ocd. There were signs very early on but she was my first and I thought she was just difficult. We're seeing a...


I just don't know!

My daughter never came to me, she never acted out of character. My daughter is a bright happy bouncy sunny little girl. CPS got involved in my life for other reasons and my...