Bipolar moms in my area?

I am the mother of a 2, 4 and 6 yr old. I am Bipolar 1 and would love to find some friends to feel normal with. Our lives as mothers are more challenging and more riddled with...


inverted nipples???

When I "practice" breastfeeding like they showed me in class and I hold my breast I notice my nipple goes back into the areola a bit but it does not look like the drawings in my...

Started by Melissa on 03/02/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/02/2009 by Nicole


Pediatrician, Reno NV

I am currently looking for a new pediatrician. I have a 2 month old and am trying to breast feed. My daughter's current pediatrician is very nice but she is not overly...



My son is 20 months old and our Pedia advised us to cut out breastfeeding to 2x a day only because it's not healthy anymore, he refers to it as "addiction to sucking". But...

Started by Abigail on 07/13/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/14/2009 by Nicole


8 month old wont sleep

I have made a big mistake as far as breastfeeding goes....... My daughter is just turned 8 months old.....Since she was born I have let her fall alseep while breastfeeding...


staring solids

how did every one start solids and continue to breast feed, my older son was formula fed (i was on meds) and i am not sure how to start start solids with the baby, any advice is...

Started by Jessie on 12/22/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/22/2009 by Naomi


Nursing Moms

Hello to all nursing working mothers... Who keeps the best secret, on how to have a breastfed baby, sleep through the night? Need some advise... Please do bombard me! My son...


Weaning..can some body help..

Hey there.. im a breastfeeding mum and my daughter has just turned 1 on the 30th June, i have been wanting to wean for awhile now and i dont think my daughter is that intrested...

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

Last update on 08/19/2010 by *Fluffy Bunnies



My daughter is 7 months old, and has been exclusively breastfed. I began slowly adding a little bit of solids this past month, usually a 1 oz serving of fruits or vegetables...

Started by Aileen on 07/14/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/14/2010 by Aileen


Help gain weight

Okay, so my daughter (now 8 mo) has always been small, 7 lbs 3 oz at birth, lost a little too much in the first 3 days due to breastfeeding issues (she went down to 6 lbs 1 oz),...

Started by Andrea on 07/17/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/18/2010 by Andrea


August updates

I wondered if there were any updates or funny happenings for anyone. I've been away for a while...busy with work and baby. Speaking of...she's 9months old!!! Crawling like a...


Pumping Exclusively/ Palatal Obturators

Hey Everyone, I am new to this "community" and am so happy to have found mamas with little ones that i can relate with. My little one Owen was born (June 23rd 2010) with a wide...


formula v. bf in the long run

i weaned my baby at 12 months and it was really easy as she didn't really need it any longer and when i didn't offer she didn't ask for it. nutrition wise i make sure her diet...


Going back to school

I'm a full time student and I have done this semester online because of my daughters birth. Next semester I will be going full time on campus. My husband doesn't seem to think...

Started by Shenea on 11/09/2010 in Young BF Mummies

Last update on 11/16/2010 by Krystal


Anyone else with a small infant?

Hi everyone! My name is Amanda. I am the mommy of Allyson Shelby, 4, and Heather Leann born May 21st. We just went to the doctor and Heather just hit 13 pounds. She was 3...

Started by Amanda on 10/29/2008 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 10/30/2008 by Becky



Hello everyone, I am a breastfeeding mom of a 5 month old, I was wanting to know if anyone here is having issues with the pacifier? My son is waking up often during the night...

Started by Amanda on 11/22/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/22/2008 by Nicky


Any moms out there who are working crazy hours?

I'm trying to scale back but there always seems to be so much work and I'm having a hard time setting boundaries at work. Would love to hear your stories and any advice!

Started by Ronda on 01/11/2009 in Attorney Moms

Last update on 09/12/2012 by Veronica