returning to work

i'll be returning to work by 6/15 and i will start her on bottles, i'm currently breastfeeding and i started pumping my milk yesterday, i got 5 oz of milk, does that seem alot?...

Started by Josephine on 06/02/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/03/2009 by Hila


Patsy & Ba-Ba... How do they go away??

Ok. So my original topic that I was going to start was taken... Potty training. So I thought of another one that I could use a little help on... How do you get your precious...


Thyroid issues

I did blood work about 4 months after giving birth. The results were low iron, only by like 1% and my thyroid is all out of wack. (Doctor's words) Now, I did lose a fair bit of...


Need help getting 8 month old to sleep!

My son is almost 8 months old and for a while he was on a pretty good schedule. Wake at 7, nap 9-11, nap 1-2, nap 4-5, bed at 7. He would then wake at 11 and 3 to breastfeed and...

Started by Andi on 06/17/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 06/17/2009 by Andi



im a mom of an 8,4,2 and 5months! just found out im pregant with twins dont no any think any advise would be much greatfull....

Started by Brodie on 08/04/2009 in Twins

Last update on 08/05/2009 by Joey


I need some advice about bedtime PLEASE

My son is having trouble going to sleep at night he screams not matter what. We have a pretty good schedule that we follow but bed time is dreaded. I am still breastfeeding but...


What sleep method worked for you?

My daughter is 15 months old. She isn't sleeping through the night. She wakes up numerous times and the only way to get her to fall asleep is to bring her in our bed and...


Help, not sleeping through the night.

My little boy just turned one on August 3rd and has yet to sleep through the night. He is eating and drinking enough during the day so he really shouldn't be hungry at night but...


baby sign language

hi everyone! i was wondering if anyone has started to teach their baby sign language (or has older children who used it successfully), and if you have any tips? i have read a...


How can I increase my milk supply?

I am currently trying to increase my milk supply for my six-week old son. We had major issues when he first arrived with breastfeeding. My son is tongue tied and I have flat...


nursing issues with 3 month old dd- help!

my dd is starting to have nursing issues. last week she refused to nurse for two days. i ended up having to get her bottles of bm. now she eats for a few minutes then pullls off...


My baby WON'T wean!

I'm having trouble starting the weaning process, and sticking to it. He's 9 .5 months, and I go back to work in 32 days. I am willing to pump until he's 1yr if needed, but would...

Started by Angela on 10/07/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/25/2012 by Elizabeth


Leaving with a newborn

I left my son's father when he was about 6 weeks old. His father is an addict and mentally abusive. I finally had enough when he pinned me to our bed while I was breastfeeding...

Started by Nicole on 10/09/2009 in Single Moms

Last update on 10/09/2009 by Sanna


Baby led weaning

I see so many posts about spoon feeding and when to start solids. We did baby led weaning with my daughter after she refused spoon feeding. Spoon feeding was a screaming fest...


Handling another baby

I'm a 21 year old woman with a 16 month old wonderful baby girl and a wonderful husband. We have been married now for 2 1/2 years. I got pregnant 6 months after we got married...


Homemade diapers

Has anyone ever made all in one's from home? Any advice on where to find the materials (snap fasteners, pul, fleece)? Looking for good patterns too!