new mommy

I must say I am happy to be a new mommy of a now four month old baby boy. The first few weeks were tough. I considered returning him - no questions asked :), but of course...

Started by Erika on 10/23/2008 in Los Angeles Moms

Last update on 11/15/2008 by Sunshine


New Community--Alternative Birth & Mothering

Hey there, Crunch Mamas! I'm starting a new community called Alternative Birth & Mothering. It's open for moms who had, or are interested in, and alternative birth...

Started by Rebecca on 11/08/2008 in Crunchy Mamas

Last update on 11/14/2008 by Rebecca


Hey There!

My name is Amy Lynn! I'm 21, been married 4 years now, have an adorable little boy named Christopher who is 2 and just had a little girl on Oct 22nd named Katherine! I'm new...



I expect leakage when breastfeeding but at 5 months pregnant is it normal?

Started by Donna on 11/17/2008 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 11/23/2008 by TePania



My son is 3 months old and i am still breastfeeding, sometimes i am worried about how much milk my son is getting, if he is getting enough, he does go 4 hours throughout the day...

Started by Sharon on 11/18/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/18/2008 by Nicky


tips on introducing bottle

Hi there, i have an almost 4 month old and am wondering if anyone has any tips on how to get her to take a bottle, i LOVE breastfeeding but would like to know that if it was...



Any tips on traveling with a 5 month old baby? I'm taking her on a vacation to Mexico and would like some advice!



Instead of taking my kids old clothes and shoes (and toys) to Goodwill, I started selling them on Ebay recently and with the money made, I buy stuff on Ebay (through PayPal...

Started by Cyndy on 12/03/2008 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 12/04/2008 by Carie


No Soy No Dairy

I have o eliminate these to continue breastfeeding my daughter. I can't believe how much of my diet has these two things! Is anyone else dealing with this? Or have...

Started by Brianna on 12/04/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/04/2008 by Brianna


How much is too much?

My baby girl Annabelle seems satisfied with 3 nursings, and 2 meals of solid food per day, plus snacks of cheerios and fruit puffs, along with water and watered down juice. But...

Started by Kristen on 12/12/2008 in March 2008 Babies

Last update on 12/13/2008 by Cindi


previous milk supply?

Everyone gave such great feedback for my last question...I figured I'd ask another! My first son is almost 4 now. I did not breastfeed him, but would like to give it a whirl...


DHA supplements

I'm taking a prenatal/nursing supplement vitamin and DHA combo. Wondering if anyone else does the DHA or heard anything about it if it's worth it or not. (supposed to support...

Started by Sara on 01/03/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/04/2009 by Shannon


Lazy Baby Or Problem? HELP!

Hi, I posted a question about a month ago about breastfeeding my baby, and I really apreciated the responses. Today, I'm asking for your advice because my son will be 2 months...

Started by Samantha on 01/13/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 01/14/2009 by Liz


Uneven Breasts

I got a pretty bad blockage that turned into an abscess. It was extremely painful to breastfeed, but i continued on. I had it drained but since then one breast in considerably...

Started by Shennandoah on 01/18/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/19/2009 by Barbara-Anne


getting baby to nap at daycare

hi, my daughter is 10 1/2 months old and will be starting daycare in a few weeks...she won't take a bottle and i'm still breastfeeding her before she goes down for naps...any...

Started by Julie on 01/28/2009 in March 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/28/2009 by Jessica


weaning from breast milk to whole milk

I am so excited to find this group. My daughter will be 1 on Feb 10th. I have been breastfeeding and pumping at work for almost a year now. Does anyone have any advice on how to...


hi im new

hi my names amy,im 23 and married,iv got 2 children a boy at 3years old and a girl who is 17months i live in edinburgh as my husbands in the army but im orginally from doncaster.


eating less??

i am breastfeeding exclusively my 5 month old son so i am not sure how much he is getting but he seems to be eating for less amount of time and going longer in between feedings....

Started by Nicki on 02/08/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/08/2009 by Sharon