Nursing the distracted eater!

Does anyone have suggestions for me to get my distracted 9 mo son to nurse? He does well with the first morning feeding and usually does okay last thing before going to bed at...

Started by Renee on 02/01/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/10/2009 by Alison


my 8 month old keeps waken up at night

ive started back at work and my 8 month is waken up at night he used to be very good. i have early starts and end up going into work tired. i went to buy dozall but im told it...

Started by Carmel on 03/29/2010 in July 2009

Last update on 04/02/2010 by Shawn


Don't understand this????

So i stopped breastfeeding my son because he had thrush which I also had on my nipples... Now when I pump nothings coming out, but when he feeds and I squeeze it come out. Whats...

Started by Chantale on 02/11/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/11/2010 by Beck


sleep issues

My 9 week old will sometimes sleep until 12am, then awakes every 2 hrs. I am breastfeeding but supplement with formula. How can I get ger sleep more at night? I have to go...

Started by Kymm on 01/04/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/06/2010 by Jessica


Night feeding

The last time I took my baby boy Cobe' to the Pediatrician, I was told that he was at an age where he isn't suppose to wake up to night feed. Is that for real? I worked a lot...

Started by Whitni on 05/16/2009 in June 2008 Babies

Last update on 05/16/2009 by Whitni



Hello My baby is 6 weeks and a couple days old and I need some motivation to keep breastfeeding everyone else I know besides a couple of people breastfeed and its hurting really...

Started by Katrina on 02/03/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/03/2010 by Jacquelyn


need help with smells

hi, my son is on dairy and soya free formular, this smells very strong and makes his wee smell very strong, im having trouble washing the smells out of nappies, just started...


Wasn't able to breastfeed.

I wanted to breastfeed before I ever even thought about having kids. My mom breastfed me, and my 2 younger siblings, so I was very disappointed in myself for not being able to...


Signs of SELF weaning

I was wondering what are some signs of self weaning? My Daughter is 10 1/2 months and I am not sure is she is giving up BFing or not. I am still offering and sometimes she...

Started by Nicole on 05/18/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 05/20/2009 by Wendy


Planned C-Section?

I had and emergency C with my first baby and now with my 2nd my hospital doesn't do VBAC. I know I'm having a C-section, but can't find a birth plan to deal with a planned one...


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...


Nursing strike- Please read

Being a first time mom i am learning every day!! Its difficult with all the new developements vs your mother and grandparents giving you all the advice that now seems so wrong!...

Started by Jeanine on 12/18/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/20/2008 by Carrie


New Mom Horrors

Let me hear about your mommy firsts...not the cute and cuddlies - but the gross and horrifying. Here's one of mine. Weston (my 5 week old son) had his second hearing test today...


Pumping Queen!!!

My son was able to latch on after birth and for a week was doing aewsome, then one night he went on strike and totally, i mean totally refused my breast. I tried all the next...

Started by Rachel on 02/10/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/10/2010 by Ashlea