Starting a period while breastfeeding?

I've been breastfeeding for 8 months now. For the last week or so I've had what feels like menstrol cramps but I haven't started a period. I'm wondering if something else...


Overheating issues

My daughter is 2 weeks old. It's been oppressively hot here. I've been extremely careful to dress her lightly, keep direct sunlight off of her, keep her in the shade and not...


Is it too soon to get pregnant?

My hubby and I want to start trying for another baby. Our daughter is almost 10 months old. This will make our children about 2 years apart. My mother in-law says we need to...

Started by User on 07/07/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/11/2010 by Lisa-Marie


Clipping little nails!

Does anyone have any ideas on how to get their baby to sit still for clipping nails? I have been clipping my sons nails during his sleep, but he is so ticklish and is starting...

Started by Sonja on 12/03/2010 in April 2010 Babies!

Last update on 12/18/2010 by Hellen


BF and return to regular periods

My son is almost 20 mo and I still nurse him at bedtime. I gave up pumping (2-3 x's/day) over the holidays. My period still has not come back? Is this unusual? Has anyone...

Started by Catherine on 01/20/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/22/2011 by Nicole


9 month old nursing more than 5 times a day

My 9 month old daughter seems to be clingier than ever to me. She loves her father, but when she gets really wound up she will get to me anyway she can and scream until I let...


Cherrios and Juice

When can I start feeding my baby cheerios and juice--anyone have any suggestions? Just wondering since I seemed to have forgotten--it's been 12 years since I have had a little...


Still breastfeeding and pregnant again!!

I'm still BF my son who turned 1 Aug 22. I just found out last week that I'm pregnant again. I planned on letting him self wean, but I don't kow if I should start weaning him...


I'm haveing a hard time with my daughters Dr.

my daughter was only 4lbs. 15ozs when she was born and she was born 13 days before her due date. she had to be in the ICU for a few hours b/c she was so small but other wise...

Started by Rachel on 11/05/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 11/06/2009 by Rachel


Having problems with baby food please help!

My 9 month old son refuses to eat any baby foods with meat as an ingredient, for example he loves sweet potatoes but will not eat sweet potaoes and turkey. I am also having a...

Started by Charity on 01/17/2011 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/22/2011 by Kristy


My 6m wakes up screaming everynight??

At least 3 times a night. He was premature by 2 months. He had colic til he was 3 months we finally got over that and he started sleeping through the night. Now hes 6 months and...

Started by Ashley on 06/25/2012 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/16/2015 by Amenda


10 Things All New Parents Should Know

1. You cannot spoil a child with love: So many new parents hear well-meaning people telling them that they are spoiling their baby by holding him and responding to his needs....

Started by Tara on 10/01/2009 in Informed Moms

Last update on 10/16/2009 by Stephanie