Bad Breastfeeder

My (now nearly 6 m/o) daughter fed just fine until she was about 3 months and ever since then has progressively gotten worse and worse at breastfeeding. It started with only...


Stripping the membranes

So I'm 38 weeks and I've been pretty desperate to get this baby out. I'm set to be induced this next coming Wednesday but I really want to be able to go into labor on my own. I...



Okay, so I knew (and dreaded) that when teething time came, we'd have to make certain changes... but I don't know what they are. Joey, (five months old) has two bottom teeth...

Started by Holly on 04/22/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/23/2009 by Jennifer


prematurity and speech development

my daughter was born at 27 weeks. she was a big girl at 2.5lbs. she was in the NICU for two months and came home at a whopping 5+ lbs. her development has been delayed a little...


Lack of sleep...

My son is 10 months old and hasn't slept through the night since he was 2 months old... any suggestions?

Started by Megan on 04/24/2009 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 05/02/2009 by Angela


My husband works in the DR Congo!

Anyone else with their husband permanently working in central Africa? I have a 4 month old and we want to move to be closer to dad. We are in the UK... would love to hear from...


Making more space.

Ok I have a slight dilemma, I am trying to squeeze 2 kids into one room. My 2nd son is due in august and I am trying to come up with ideas to make room in my 2.5yr old sons...


Just stressed out

Im 25 married have 3 girls and 1 boy and he is in the hospital. He will be in there for 6 to 8 weeks how do people deal with things like that and the stress that they have. I...

Started by Nicole on 04/26/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 04/26/2009 by Mel


Movies at home

One way that we save money for our family, is that we have Movie Night at home! We already have the popcorn and juice, because of snacks during the week. We also usually record...

Started by Leah on 04/26/2009 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 04/27/2009 by Andrea


Hi!! I'm Alicia, mommy to Madison

Our beautiful baby girl, Madison Grace, was born on the 24th of February and it was the best day of our lives. She wasn't due until March 10th so she was a little small (5...


No Motivation

My son just turned 1 and I still have NO motivation! None! I can't get myself motivated to get anything done, from housework, to weight loss, to my finances. Everything is...

Started by Sara on 04/30/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 05/07/2009 by Sara


Memorial Day is coming up!

That means most of us are going to have a 3 day weekend!!! Does anyone have any plans? We are still undecided about going. The baby's birthday is May 7th and our other...

Started by Heather on 05/03/2009 in Moms That Camp

Last update on 06/10/2009 by Lori


How long between sleeps?

How long does your 4 month old go between sleeps? So between wake-up and first nap, first nap and second nap, etc? Mine is switching things up on me and it seems to be an art...


Sleeping problems

I have twin 2 year old daughters and lately I have started having sleeping problems with them. The oldest of the twins has started keeping her sister up by throwing things in...