Just quit my shift job

I just had my first baby 2 months ago and I couldn't face going back to 12 hour shifts while breastfeeding. I want to BF for at least 8 months. I was working in the PICU ans...


rib pain?

I was just curious if anyone else is breastfeeding in bed with their baby and if they are experiencing any rib pain from lying on their side? I am getting quite a bit of pain...

Started by Elaine on 12/23/2008 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 11/25/2013 by Sarah


Hello from a first-timer!

Hi everyone! This is our first baby and I've been too superstitious to actually step forward and start saying "I'm having a baby in March!", but now I feel like since it's...

Started by Amy on 01/03/2009 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 01/12/2009 by Christina



Anybody only breastfeeding that is ready to feed your child cereal? I am dying to move forward because I don't think she is getting enough. She is growing well, but NEVER naps!...


Breast to bottle

Im trying to get my 6 month old son to take milk out of a bottle so I can cut back on breastfeeding a bit more. He has solids for lunch and dinner, and will have a sip of water...

Started by Bekki on 01/21/2009 in July 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/23/2009 by Orangegloves


Another thrush outbreak! Help!!

My baby is 11 months old. We went to the Dr got meds and I thought we were all good. Now that the meds are done, it's back! The pain is increasing. How can i get rid of this...



Hi right random topic but i have to ask My daughter did not take to the breast and kept being sick when she had it so we had to go onto formula. Right my boobies are the same...

Started by Alexandra on 01/31/2009 in April 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/31/2009 by Dawn


Rice Cereal help!!

My baby has had several poopy diapers since starting Rice cereal, and he seems to be in some pain because he is constantly arching his back. Seems happier on tummy which is...


PP Period

I stopped nursing at 10 weeks and I am now 17 weeks PP, still no sign of my period....anyone else still waiting for their period after they quit nursing? I am now worried I...


transitioning back from co-sleeping

My bb and I spent a little more than a week out of town visiting friends and while we were away he slept with me whereas now that we're back at home he's sleeping in his crib...

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

Last update on 03/02/2009 by Allison


Symptoms of thrush??

Just finished antibiotics for mastitis and now am worried that my three month old has developed thrush and may have given it to me. What are the symptoms and treatment options??


Freezing unused milk

As far as freezing breast milk, do I have to freeze it right after it is pumped or can I store it in the fridge for a day or two and then freeze it?

Started by Ashley on 03/28/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/28/2009 by Allison


New to Running

Hello everyone! I used to run in school...but haven't much since I've been out. My baby is now months old, and I really need to drop this weight. I'm not breastfeeding...

Started by Ashley on 03/30/2009 in Running Moms

Last update on 04/04/2009 by Ashley