Early labour stages

I have a few questions, I understand that everyone is different but I thought I would ask to see if there is some simularity. I am 37 weeks 2 days today. Yesterday mornining at...


juggling school, work, and a first time mom!!!

I am 39 weeks and due any day now, i am also going to be starting my prerequisites for nursing in jan and working mon thru fri, was wondering if anyone else has this hectic...

Started by Lea on 10/23/2010 in Moms In School

Last update on 10/27/2010 by Autumn


DESTRUCTIVE 2yr. old girl:HELP!!

I'm a stay-at home mom/wife with 4 girls. All are in school except our baby girl, Laila, who turned two in August. She has been my toughest case, maybe because she knows she's...

Started by Yolande on 10/27/2010 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 11/14/2012 by Hattie


The End of Circumcision in America

**Why Doctors will Stop Performing Circumcisions All non­religious circumcisions in the U.S. are performed by doctors, who will soon be unwilling to perform this painful,...

Started by Ez on 11/01/2010 in Intactivist Mums

Last update on 11/06/2010 by Minnie


Pumping advice please!

My daughter has just turned one this month and nurses directly but I would like to start pumping in addition to feeding my daughter in hopes that I can help out with Eats on...

Started by Brittany on 11/14/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/14/2010 by Brittany


Involuntary weaning

I have a 6-1/2 month old son who I’ve breastfed since he was born (with the occasional formula supplement). I started him on solids (as recommended by my pediatrician) at 4...

Started by Alison on 12/13/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/13/2010 by Andrea



ok i have this infant vibrating noise making chair that my little guy LOVES. he will sleep in it day and night if he could. as soon as i move him to his bassinet he wakes up and...


Going nuts!

I absolutely hate this time of the year. For one thing, I always end up sick. Right now I'm just getting over the flu, just got my daughter over the flu and now my SO has it. Of...

Started by Lacye on 12/19/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 12/19/2010 by Dawn


Nightime feedings/wakings

My son just turned 13 months old on 12/22. His sleeping patterns are all across the board and have been since birth. He still wakes up atleast 2x's per night and insists on...


Diabetes and Pregnancy...

I have juvenile diabetes and have really good numbers so far. The past week I have been having extreme highs (Above 200). I am even getting up at 2am to take my blood sugar. It...



Hi, I posted before and didn't really get any responses. My son just turned 10 months. He has ALWAYS refused to go down for naps without being rocked to sleep. Bedtime is a...

Started by Becky on 02/05/2011 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 02/06/2011 by Melissa


new mom with hard decisions to make

my son was born at 29 weeks he has had a chronic lung disease since he was born has been on bypass for only 48hrs and had to go back to being intubated.. the doctors are talking...


My story!

I got pregnant at 15, babydaddy was supportive, mom freaked. but it took a few days to come around. i was told at 5 weeks i had a heart shapped uterus and wouldnt be able to...


Asking for reassurance and help

I just got home from taking my 9 month daughter to her check up. Didn't get good news. She weighed in at 14 pounds (which is only a 3oz gain since her 4 month check) and she has...

Started by Mary on 03/02/2011 in June 2010 Mommas!

Last update on 03/04/2011 by Tammy


I can't pt her down and CIO is not an option!

My 5 month old just got out of the hosp. Thurs. last week after being there for 4 days with pneumonia and reactive airway disease. While she was in the hosp, she was held 24/7....

Started by Jennifer on 03/08/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/08/2011 by Andrea