5 month old baby not drinking, Help ?

My 5 month old baby has decided not to drink his bottles during the day only at night and early morning. All he will do in the day is suck on ice cubes or apple in a little...


The pump is my best friend

I seriously am attached to my pump during the day. I close my office door, lock it as to prevent from anything totally embarrasing happening, and then pump away while I work on...


Breastfeeding and Thrush

My best friend only nursed her 1st child for 2 weeks, because her nipples started bleeding and it "hurt" too much. Two months ago, she had another daughter. This time, she...


Am i doing the right thing at bedtime

My son is nearly 14 months and he still dont settle on his own in his cot, he cries so much and gets himself in a right state and all hot and sweaty. my routine with him is bath...

Started by Danielle on 10/07/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 10/07/2010 by Danette


How many feeds for a 1 year old?...

My daughter just had her 1st birthday. we started weaning her at 6 months onto finger foods. now she has reached 1 I was wondering roughly how many milk feeds she still...


almost 13 months.

Our (premie) son just turned 1 last month. I was wondering if its normal for him to want to nurse longer or is it a every child is different thing? He was acting like he was...

Started by Heather on 06/18/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/18/2011 by Elizabeth


2 questions...!!!

ok SO I have 2 questions for all the other moms out there! First I am just curious what brand and size diapers ur July 08 babies are, very random i know!! my lil man has...

Started by Kara on 06/14/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 06/16/2009 by Katie


Should we co-sleep?

I'm pregnant and already thinking ahead to when out little one arrives! What does anyone think about co-sleeping with little ones? My husband and I are kind of divided on the...


My 3 month old Won't take a bottle

I have exclusively breast fed my baby but now it's time for him to take a bottle as I will be returning to work soon. He has always had difficulty latching onto bottles,...


weaning...sort of

I am trying to wean my DD off the breast during the day. I still plan on nursing first thing in the morning and in the evening. But she won't take a bottle or drink milk out of...

Started by Cheyenne on 08/19/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/19/2009 by Maria


Getting back into shape after baby

I was wondering what things other moms did to get back into shape after baby that was most effective. How long after childbirth did you begin focusing on getting your prenatal...



I was wondering how many "Babywise" moms we have out there and how it's coming along. I'm so glad little Molly has been sleeping through the night for about a week now. I hate...


weaning my baby when to start

when should i start giving my baby "baby rice" or anything some people have told me to try and leave it as long as you can before you start but i read on "Hipp" website that you...


Help for Morning Sickness

Does anyone have any cures or remedies that have worked for them? I've been sick since about 8 weeks (I'm now 13 and a half weeks) and the only thing that seems to even help...


herbs and breastfeeding??

hello, i am a big tea drinker and recently started to come down with the flu. i was advised by someone not to use echinacea because i am bfeeding. is there any truth to this??...


Is this normal?

I was reading another post about BFing every three hours and it got me wondering...my son is 3 1/2 months and eats about 4-5 oz of formula every two hours. Is that normal?...

Started by User on 09/23/2009 in June 2009 Babies

Last update on 09/27/2009 by Suzanne