pumping and storage question

I am a first time mom and have returned to work and want to keep my baby on breastmilk as much as possible. I have been pupming and freezing, and I have a couple of days worth...


Starting to wean?

I'm thinking I want to start weaning my baby as soon as flu season is over (it is just now peaking in our area for some reason) and I'm not sure how to go about it. I didn't...

Started by Chelsea on 03/02/2009 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/08/2009 by Chelsea


Going from the bed to the crib

My daughter is six months old and Im having a ton of problems transitions from my bedroom to her own crib. She's still breastfed so its easier to just have her in the bed....

Started by Brenda on 03/02/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 03/22/2009 by Brenda


Drying up milk pain!

Kinda graphic...but I pumped for the last time on Tuesday and I'm letting my milk dry up. I'm done and I have enough milk bagged to last Cohen through the end of the week! But...


Irregular periods since baby was born

Has anyone had problems having regular periods after their baby was born? I'm taking the birth control pill and still will miss periods (I have taken repeated pregnancy tests...


Daughter Bit me!!

I have been slowly giving up breastfeeding with my daughter, for many different reasons. The question I have is that she bit me hard the other night and broke the skin. Now it...

Started by Missy on 03/04/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/05/2009 by Rebecca



i have been given antibiotics for swollen nipples from pumping. i hate medicine and am scared it will hurt my daughter through breast feeding. please let me know if you know...


Blood in stool

My son is almost six weeks, and was diagnosed with reflux. He will not sleep flat on his back at all, and today he had blood in his stool. The ped. thinks this is either an...

Started by Kirsten on 03/10/2009 in January 2009 Babies

Last update on 03/19/2009 by Danielle


How much "Milkies" are you giving your baby?

I am a breastfeeding mom & recently my milk supply has decreased greatly. My daughter (who is almost 10mos) had her first bottle of formula today. I am a working mom so I pump...

Started by Rachael on 03/12/2009 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/13/2009 by Rachael


breastmilk vs. solid food

My daughter, Eliana, still loves nursing so much and she really isn't into solid food. She likes to taste it and to play with it but doesn't consume much of it. All the other...

Started by Kelsey on 03/27/2009 in April 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/30/2009 by Michelle


Son losing interest in nursing

My 5 month old son is so excited about being able to play with his toys and roll over that when he's hungry he will only stay latched on for about 5 minutes after I let down....

Started by Danielle on 04/14/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/14/2009 by Lindsay


feeding nightmare

hi guys please help lol my little man has started to be really fussy with his food, proceeds to spit it all out no matter what i make him. any suggestions

Started by Amanda on 04/16/2009 in April 2008 Babies

Last update on 04/20/2009 by Michele



Hello ladies. Well in with my new healthy lifestyle I've started exercising. I've been eating healthy for the last 6 months but being pregnant then exercising to the extent...

Started by Amie on 04/18/2009 in All About Mom

Last update on 04/30/2009 by Amie