How long was labor with each child?

I am expecting my 3rd child and I've heard women say that each labor and delivery is much faster than the 1st. Has me a little scared because with my 1st child my labor and...

Started by Shannon on 10/28/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 06/01/2011 by Jyoti


Feeling like a single mom

There are days that I think I might as well be doing this alone. I am a working mom...I work from 8a - 4:30p, Monday to Friday (not including commute time...add another 1 hr to...

Started by Andrea on 11/21/2008 in Married But Single

Last update on 08/01/2010 by Natasha


Ear piercing?

I was wondering what age did you pierce your little girl's ears? If you have, did you have any problems? Or what age are you waiting to get them done?


Yet another compelling reason not to........

Everyone should know not to leave your kids in a parked car in extreme weather, hot or cold, but there's yet another compelling reason to never leave your kids in the car...

Started by Merry on 08/30/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/03/2011 by Good Day!


1st week at Day Care - Not going too good

My son will be 1 on May 19, we started him at a day care last Monday (3/5 days). 1st day - When we dropped him off he was fine, didn't even cry. When I went to pick him up he...

Started by Cledia on 05/10/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 03/08/2011 by Jennifer



I was thinking today.. We are called stay at home MOMS.. Not Housewives.... or slaves.. Why do we have to clean?!? Just curious.... Why can't our ONLY job be taking care of...

Started by Kayla on 09/06/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 09/27/2011 by Leeann


What to pack a toddler

I am going to have my second child a week from today, and we are taking our 2 1/2 yr old daughter with us. I want to pack her own bag of things for her to do when up there. I...


too early

i have a 14 month lil girl and my other half wants to have another child soon and ive been thinking about it too, but im worried its too soon to have another one.so i guess im...

Started by Reana on 09/20/2010 in July 2009

Last update on 10/02/2010 by Debra


I'm suprised!

I'm suprised at the amount of women who had epidurals! SO i was wondering how many mothers didnt have them? I'm in australia and they don't really like to do them from my...


How close are your kids?

Hi-ya. I have a daughter who is just turning 7 months old and i am nearly 6 months pregnant with another little girl! Does anyone else have children so close together and if so...

Started by Emma on 04/23/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 04/25/2009 by Amber


questioning doctors diagnosis

i have stopped trusting doctors as theyve been wrong with thier diagnoses with my daughter countless times. it took them 3 months to figure out that kayla had acid reflux. when...


does the epidural hurt ????

im pregnat with my second baby with my first i was in labour for 15 hours n then ended up in emergency c-section but refused the epidural and wen to sleep now im trying for...

Started by Nikolina on 08/03/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 08/29/2011 by Samantha


My doctor told me to wean!

I was very upset when i took my son to his 15 month well check. Prior to this i really liked my doctor a male in his thirties (married but no children) When i told him i was...


Need tips on housework

So im 31 and have a 7 1/2 month old, i had worked full time since about 14, and apparently im not very good at being a SAHM. My hubby seems to expect so much of me. I take care...

Started by Tasha on 08/09/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 09/21/2011 by Autumn