How to get a 3 year old to listen more effectively?

I'm at my ropes end. My almost 3 year old daughter does not listen to anything I say, her father says, or any relative. It started as a nice calming sit down and explain using...

Started by Holli on 07/29/2012 in Toddlers

Last update on 09/02/2012 by Bobbie



My baby girl was diagnosed with colic today and I was curious who else has had experience with this? At what point did it go away? My dr told me that the 8th week is typically...

Started by Corinne on 08/22/2011 in June 2011 Babies

Last update on 10/24/2011 by Susan



Hi ladies! My name is Jessica and I'm a SAHM to daughter Peyton, born 10/21/06. My husband and I have been married for 4 years, and we play to TTC #2 starting next month. I'm...

Started by Jessica on 11/20/2008 in October 2006

Last update on 01/06/2009 by Fleur


just wondering if anyone...

just wondering if anyone mixes formula and breast milk together for night time. my daughter was sleepin through the night but now she is not and i think this is due because she...

Started by Nicole on 02/27/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/04/2009 by Nicole


Against Spanking/Smacking

I've read up on discipline a lot since having my son Isaac (now 17 months). Read some christian and non christian material, and have studied the common verses in the bible that...

Started by Mia on 05/12/2010 in Christian Moms

Last update on 05/13/2010 by Lindsay



My almost 15 yr old daughter lies to me all the time!!! Im a single mum and its driving me crazy!!! She lies about where she is, who she's with etc. Im quite a liberal mum and...

Started by Lesley on 06/26/2010 in Moms Of Teenagers

Last update on 07/12/2010 by Georgann


African Hair. HELP!!!!

HI. Am mum of 3 beautiful daughters. one 12nxt mnth. Kherys 3 & half yrs. & Alpha-Lily 10 mnths.. WELL, am having BIG problems with 2babies hair!!! thier dad from Uganda -...


Feeling Guilty

So I'm feeling a tad bit guilty. As I hit the nine month nursing mark yesterday, I look at my older son who got only four weeks and feel horribly guilty that I didn't try...


How do I get my boys to get along?

I have three boys ages 10,8,and 5. The 5 yr old does not get along with his brothers and starts fights with them 24/7. I need some creative ways to get them all to get along,...

Started by Melissa on 05/28/2010 in Christian Moms

Last update on 06/11/2010 by Judith



I truly need some advice. Someone please help. My daughter is 1 years old and won't sleep through the night at all. She has a bad schedule and I've tried to change it but she...


Dealing with Postpartum OCD

I have recently been diagnosed with Postpartum OCD and severe anxiety. I can't seem to leave my daughter, I have intrusive thoughts and I'm quickly losing my social life. And to...