Help with reading

I have taken an unschooling outlook to raising my 3 kids for about 4 yrs now and love it. The one issue I am having is my 9 yr old daughter does not seem to be interested in...

Started by Bonnie on 04/06/2010 in Unschooling Moms

Last update on 08/05/2010 by Tara


Dilemma - need feedback urgently

My little guy is 7 mos & I have the privilage of living in canada where I have 1 yr mat leave. Here's my dilemma - I have a work opprotunity, significant increase in pay but...

Started by Gotsome on 04/07/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 04/07/2010 by Lakerra


Potty Training my 4 year old

My son will be 5 in August and is no potty trained. I have tried litterally EVERYTHING and nothing works. He's in preschool and they tried putting him in pants and underwear and...


Help with my almost 1 year old

I know every one year old is very curious. My daughter has been walking since 9 months and is very good at it now. She gets into everything. I try moving her away from whatever...

Started by Megan on 04/07/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 04/07/2010 by Fatmata


How do I keep my 1 yr old on a set routine?

Well, she wakes up , takes naps, and goes to bed at different times everyday. I try so hard to fed her and lay her down for naps and bedtime at the same times but it never...

Started by Kelli on 04/09/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 04/09/2010 by Medic


Getting your baby to take a bottle

Does anyone have any advice on how to get my baby to take a bottle? I haven't given him one for so long that he won't even put the nipple in his mouth. I'm desperate because...

Started by Jenifer on 04/12/2010 in August 2009 Babies

Last update on 04/14/2010 by Jenifer


A Small Heartbreak

I know that it is normal and nothing was meant by it, but my beautiful almost 8 year old adopted daughter just told me "I wish I was Dena's kid." And, just for a second, my...


Dreading going to the peds office.

Ugh, so tomorrow we have out monthly visit to Braiden's pediatrician. I am really dreading it though.. for one he has to get a shot :( and we are going to do the weight and...


REALLY scared!

Hi all, if any of you have read any of my other posts you'll know exactly what i'm talking about! IF not then just bear with me, i'm gna ramble! :) After miscarrying for the...


Unholy tantrums, Batman!

Is anyone else having a crazy increase in all-out crazy tantrums? I'm assuming my 3.5-yr-old daughter just needs some extra positive attention right now for some reason. Maybe...

Started by Carin on 04/15/2010 in Children Of 2006

Last update on 04/18/2010 by Gail


Less fruit = less tantrums!

Now not everyone will agree with me but I thought I would share my story. My son is a healthy, happy, content 13.5mth old. He is a delight, but in the past couple of months I...


My son

My son just turned 9 months yesterday. He isnt crawling yet? He wont even try? He doesnt like tummy time. He just learned how to roll over. HAs anyones elses baby doing the same...

Started by Janette on 04/23/2010 in July 2009

Last update on 04/26/2010 by Rebecca