Sleep Schedule Out of Wack

My son is 7 months (I'm a new mom) and he goes to bed way to late (usually between 10:30-midnight) and is up for good between 10-11 am. He wakes up for formula about 2x a night...

Started by Laura on 11/27/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 12/03/2009 by Laura


Gaining too much weight...

I just had my daughter's 4 month check up and she is already 16.5lbs. (birth weight was 7lbs. 6 oz). I started out breastfeeding for 3 months until I went back to work. She is...


Weening a nursing baby

I've decided that I'm ready to stop nursing my 14 month old son. He drinks from a cup, eats well, and is down to about 4 times a day. He is showing no disintrest in...


When is it safe?

My husband and I are having a huge argument over Christmas. My baby was born two weeks ago and the doctor specifically stated at her first check up "you reserve the right to be...


Sleeping through the night

My 9 month old is still not sleeping through the night. We moved in with my mom when he was 4 weeks old and didn't have a crib for him. So I decided that we would sleep in the...

Started by Tawna on 12/28/2009 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 12/30/2009 by Christine


Sleeping through the night?

I have a 14 week old chunky monkey. He was 7 lbs at birth and according to my bathroom scale this a.m., is in the neighborhood of 16 pounds! We are exclusively breastfeeding....

Started by Donna on 01/01/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 01/07/2010 by User


Nursing strike?

My 4 1/2 month-old is having a mini nursing strike. She is refusing to nurse at her usual times, arching her back, turning her head away and sometimes even crying. She is...


Baby is refusing my breast, I need advice!!!

Ok, so I was exclusively breast feeding my son up untill he turned 3 months. Then I started supplementing with formula about 2-4 bottles a day, 4 oz bottles. But breast feeding...

Started by Britney on 01/05/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/05/2010 by *Fluffy Bunnies


C-Section in 2 weeks help

I have a 3yr and 1 1/2 yr and in two weeks I'll be having a c-section i've read various articles about c-section but what can I really expect recover time, things of that sort....


I want to stop breast feeding and need help

My daughter is 10 months old. She has never taken a bottle or a binky, I am wanting to stop breast feeding soon. I just dont know what to do. She is always wanting it. Even...

Started by Shannon on 01/06/2010 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/09/2010 by Joyleen


nursing to sleep

Hi everyone, I am a first time mom of a wonderful 7 month old boy. He is such a happy boy, but has never been much of a sleeper. His naps during the day are only 20-60 minutes,...


out of the closet

A conversation in Attachment Parenting got me thinking about Co-sleeping, WHY has mainstream society got such an ISSUE with sharing a bed with your child??? Who honestly...

Started by Lucienne on 01/17/2010 in Cage Free Babies

Last update on 01/20/2010 by Brenda


stuck in a rut!

im stuck on such a rut! im 21 yrs old, and i have a 9 month old daughter with whom i stay at home with. I feel like ive been so wrapped up in being a mommy and a wife, that i...

Started by Anna on 01/19/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 01/19/2010 by Casey


Does anyone have the Implanon? Help!

I currently have Mirena, and let me tell you, it has been nothing but hell! I bleed all the time, not to mention the odd smelling discharge, I had problems w/ the wire being to...

Started by Justine on 01/21/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/26/2010 by Emma