Hello, im a mature mum of 38 with a 6 month old beautiful girl ! She was born 2 September last year so coming up to her 6months. Started giving her two teaspoons rice cereal...


pumping help

I am trying to pump my milk now since my two week old seems to be having issues latching on now....she loves to eat from the bottle but I am afraid I am not producing enough...

Started by Stacey on 06/07/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/08/2010 by Kathy


First time mom, nervous about nursing.

I want to nurse, but I'm nervous about so many things. When will I know when it's time to wean, how do I go back to work if i'm nursing? Leaking in public? I don't know...

Started by Leah on 08/22/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/02/2010 by Melanie


weening and milk

My daughter is 14 months. She has mostly weened herself. She dropped feedings up until now. I am interested in weening and though she can take or leave an early morning nurse,...


Colicky 2 month old

HELP! My two month old has colic and I am at my wit's end! (Did I mention that my 3 1/2 year old is recovering from getting her tonsils/adenoids out at the same time!?!?) Can...


Night waking

My daughter still wakes up every few hours and has not slept through the night...I'm going on over 7 months with sporadic sleep and having to wake up for work!! Not fun!!...

Started by Donna on 01/30/2009 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/30/2009 by Megan


Growth Spurts

What are some tips to help make these growth spurts a little easier for my son (and myself and his daddy)? He's eating every hour during the day and crying off and on. I...

Started by Marcie on 09/15/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 09/15/2009 by Marcie


Breastfeeding and going to school full time

I just started back to school full time, my girls are 4 1/2 months old. I breastfeed as much as possible but in the evening when I have homework it's just too hard so I have to...

Started by Angela on 10/06/2009 in Twins

Last update on 10/09/2009 by Deanna


Waking Baby

Hi, My son is just 7 months and until about a month ago was sleeping mostly through the night. Now he wants to go to bed by 5.30 or 6.30 and wakes at 1 or 2 for a bottle and...

Started by Erin on 12/01/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 12/01/2009 by Stephanie



I agree that it is each individual mother’s choice as to how long she wants to nurse, but personally, I never really thought of going past 1 year. My son is now 9 months and...

Started by Brianna on 01/20/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/20/2010 by Emma


Putting too much food in his mouth?

My son loves to eat. But i can only give him little bits of finger food at a time or he will just keep jamming it all in and then i worry he will choke. At meal times we will...

Started by Alana on 01/25/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/25/2010 by Renee


Stopping the boobers

So my daughter Willow will be 5 months on tuesday and i have decied to stop breastfeeding she has been a 50/50 baby from birth (formula and breastmilk) Her dr told me its time...


24weeks with 9month old.

i am expecting my second (a girl) at the end of may, im nearly 25weeks pregnant now and have a 9month old daughter(whos birthday will also be in may). im finding the lifting and...

Started by Chelle on 02/10/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 02/11/2010 by Chelle


Starting Solids Advice...

Hey everyone, My son just got the okay for a solid food diet, cereal in the morning, beginner foods for lunch and dinner with formula for snacks. I've been making my own baby...

Started by April on 05/23/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 05/23/2010 by Jenee


Under weight????

Hello, My name is Amanda. My second daughter was born2/2/10. At her 6months appointment she was weighted and she is 14lbs 8ozs. is this concidered underweight??? Im worried that...



oks o im babysitting for a friend of mine for a couple days while shes at work. her daughter is 6 months old and my son is 9 1/2 months old. the thing is is that ive never taken...