Moms Are Talking About Right Now



1 hour ago -

L. S. asks from Glouster - My husband's cousin sent me a text today that said that him and her are closer than anyone will ever know, that they have a relationship that no one will ever understand, and that he is hers and no one will ever change that. Last time I spoke to her she told me that she v...

Oversupply in breast milk

3 hours ago -

A. A. asks from Granite City - I am a first time mom to a 2 month old. I don't have many acquaintances who have breastfed and pumped. I started pumping at 2 weeks to build a supply and now I'm producing 40 oz or more a day! I know many women struggle with not making enough milk, but this is insane! At...

Angry 4 year old

6 hours ago -

N. M. asks from Selma - Aiden gets angry. Like really mad over really minuscule things. And it's something we have been working on for over a year. Does anyone have any tips on how to get him to react without so much anger?

daycare vs nanny for 6 month old

8 hours ago -

m. d. asks from DHS - Dear moms, I am wondering whether to send my baby to daycare vs keep her at home with a nanny when she turns 6 months old. She is currently 9 weeks old, and when she was 4 weeks old she had a uti, that freaked us all out. I am wondering how promptly they would change he...
Photo by: Sasha Johns

When I Thought I Was Molly Ringwald

May 29, 2015

The year was 1988. I don’t remember exactly how we came across the dress, but I want to say we found it a trunk in granddaddy’s barn. I can tell you I fell in love with it immediately. It was a satin, strapless prom dress in a dark champagne hue, and my mom made it herself about 30 years before. She would have been just a little older than me at the time when she wore it….More


When did you stop reading at night with your child?

May 27, 2015 -

B. E. asks from New York - My son is 8 1/2 and has been asking me all spring to stop certain bedtime routines - no more baby blanket, no more lullabies, no more goodnight kisses (hugs are sometimes OK). I was cool with dropping these things - he's certainly old enough. However, a couple weeks bac...
Photo by: iStock

Don't Worry, I Have it All Figured Out

May 28, 2015

I actually have it all together.

I have it all figured out.

My life is perfect. My relationship, my job, my income – perfect. My children and stepchildren, my family, my partner’s family – all absolutely perfect people and perfect relationships. I write a blog titled JEN’S ZEN because I have it all together, I have it all figured out, and, indeed, I am actually enlightened….More

Photo by: iStock

Having Difficulties Teaching Your Teen Social Media Safety?

May 27, 2015

I’ve had a successful, private, psychology practice for almost twenty years. Half of my clients are adults and half children and teens. It is not uncommon on the first visit to encounter a motivated parent and a resistant teen. And by “resistant” I mean sullen, unfriendly, and sometimes outright hostile….More


Awesome Graduation Gifts

May 26, 2015 - List


Need help coping with the loss of my dog

May 21, 2015 -

W. V. asks from New York - First off, I'm not a mama but was a very proud papa to my dog. I apologize if this community is for women only but I couldn't find anything else plus I prefer to talk with women anyway. My dog was 14 years old. Despite his age and a few medical conditions, he was still ...

SAHM Daily Routine

May 20, 2015 -

R. S. asks from Woodbridge - Hoping I can get some examples of SAHM daily schedules. How do you conduct your day? When do you play with your kids, run errands, clean, etc. Share if you would like. TIA!

Grandma's fingers in baby's mouth

May 8, 2015 -

O. V. asks from New York - Love my MIL. She is helping us a lot with kids. Hate that she constantly puts her fingers into my 6 months old baby's mouth. The baby has been teething but she has a bunch of teething rings and sophie the giraffes. I have been saying - oh, lets give her a ring etc....
Photo by: Methyl Lives

How to Get The Picture-Perfect Family Holiday Photo

New York:
December 12, 2010

Sitting in Central Park this weekend, I watched as a professional photographer brought her clients to a picture-perfect hideaway for the classic holiday card photo shoot. The little munchkins and their parents, all dressed up in holiday-wear, were positioned in just the right way and instructed to say “cheese” for the camera. Let’s face it. This photo is important. It represents an entire year of existence and growth for the family, as it is mailed out to close friends and family….More

Photo by: Chevrestt for News

Take a Bite Out of Big Apple Food Costs

New York:
November 18, 2010

Even though New Yorkers pay some of the highest prices for food in the country, we are blessed with a few special resources that can help us chomp away at that giant grocery bill….More

Required Fields

Our records show that we already have a Mamapedia or Mamasource account created for you under the email address you entered.

Please enter your Mamapedia or Mamasource password to continue signing in.

Required Fields

, you’re almost done...

Since this is the first time you are logging in to Mamapedia with Facebook Connect, please provide the following information so you can participate in the Mamapedia community.

As a member, you’ll receive optional email newsletters and community updates sent to you from Mamapedia, and your email address will never be shared with third parties.

By clicking "Continue to Mamapedia", I agree to the Mamapedia Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.