Hello, My name is Niki. I have a four-year-old son and a 9-month-old daughter. I am alternative in a few ways. The first and most important way, to me, is that I have...


Milk supply dropping! HELP!!

Hi!! My son is 8 months old and a few weeks ago I found out I'm pregnant (which is a really good thing since my husband and I wanted another baby)...BUUUT I'm pumping for my 8...


Getting rid of the bottle

Hi everyone please dont judge me but i have a 2 year old who i just cant seem to get off the botttle we nhave tried just gettong rid of it and he throws fits and without his...


need strange advice

So my husband and I would really like another baby. We have been trying since july. Well i started taking the depo shot after i had willow, i only got two shots of it. My period...

Started by Kellie on 11/06/2010 in C-sections

Last update on 11/11/2010 by Brie


?help trying to wean baby and he hates formula.?

i am trying to wean my son becuase he is a biter and i am sore.plus i will be going back to work soon. i am trying to get him to take formula and everytime i try he looks at me...

Started by Christina on 11/08/2010 in May 2010

Last update on 11/20/2010 by Heather


Birth control and BF?

I was just wondering if anybody had good, reliable information/links pertaining to BF safe birth control.

Started by Micky on 11/08/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 11/08/2010 by Elizabeth


Anyone have info/advice on the "mini pill"??

I just started taking this contraceptive and would like to hear from other moms whom are or have taken this. Im worried since its not as effective as the other options but one...

Started by Roxanne on 11/17/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/20/2010 by Saraah


Children and Conventions

I learned quickly last year at Sakura con that strollers and conventions do not mix. However we had a pack that our daughter loved. I also learned that the video rooms are your...

Started by Brittany on 11/19/2010 in COSPLAYER BABY

Last update on 01/24/2011 by Brittany


how long is breastmilk good for

i am confused as to how long breast milk can be in a fridge for. i have a magnet that came with my pump and it says 8 days if fresh and never frozen but then i keep reading...

Started by Brittany on 11/19/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/19/2010 by Sarh


goats milk??

recently my daughter who is 3 months old has been sneezing coughing and wheezing for almost a month i hate this one doctor but it was the only one who would take my daughter...



I want to stop pumping but keep breastfeeding.Any tips?

Started by Shannon on 11/30/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/30/2010 by Carolyn


Start of self weaning? Please NO!

My little lady is 7 months old, and the last 3 days I've noticed she has been nursing less and less...she already was a short nurser, 8-10 minutes max, then would come back in...

Started by Myetta on 12/01/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/01/2010 by Jacqueline


Swaddling SIDS related

The art of swaddling is something many the father brags about being an expert in, and hospitals often take a newborn, wipe them off, swaddle them tightly and hand them back to...

Started by Katherine on 12/26/2010 in Informed Moms

Last update on 12/29/2010 by Renae


Okay I need some help!

I want to nurse my son 100% but my milk supple went down big time and doc make me start mixing. I have found some vitamins to start helping but my big problem is not matter how...

Started by Savannah on 01/01/2011 in Nursing Mothers

Last update on 01/21/2011 by Aicha



Im 28 and have 3 children but me and my partner have been trying for one more.We have been for 6 mths now and no show,but i breastfeed my 2 yr old still at night time could that...


Quit looking around!

I am exclusively breastfeeding my 3 month old daughter. We have had some issues, but had most of them worked out. Now I just don't know what to do! Every time we nurse, she has...

Started by Samantha on 04/09/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 04/10/2011 by Samantha


what is the problem with my baby?

my baby was breastfed from birth n was unsettled ,cranky n having very loose stools .his ped was not sattisfied with his weight n stuff so he reccomended him lactose free...