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....

Started by Kristy on 01/06/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 01/06/2010 by Crystal


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


When should I pump and how often?

I am just wondering when I should pump and how often? I'll be going back to work in 5 weeks and I wanna get into the routine of things before it's too late. Also, I may not be...


How often should a 2 month old eat?

This is my first baby and at 2 months hewakes up every 2 1/2 to 3 hours like clockwork to eat. The ped says he should be able to sleep a majority of the night by this time. Any...

Started by Amanda on 01/28/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 05/20/2012 by Bheart



i will put or rock my son asleep by 8 or 9 every night. he is still up every 2-3 hours. I have no idea what to do with him. I go to school full-time and not getting my sleep has...


You are not a bad mommy!!!

Lately I have seen a lot of threads and comments about how horrible mommy's are if they... don't breastfeed don't feed their baby homemade baby food give their child juice... It...

Started by Jennifer on 02/04/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/04/2010 by Melissa


Going back to work

I was just wondering who else is in this situation, or who has been through it before? I am due to go back to work at the end of April, I have everything arranged, but I am...


Bottle breaking

My daughter is 13 months now. When should I break her from the bottle? Right now she only takes a bottle for bed and nap time. Any advice on how I can break her? She takes a...


5 month old sleeping

My 5 month old has basically slept through the night since he was about 3 months old. The only problem is he wakes up when my boyfriends alarm goes off at 4:30am- and is up off...


3 Month old wakes for dummy at night HELP!

My 3month old boy wakes for his dummy in the early hours of the morning, as soon as he has it he goes straight back to sleep for another hour or so then repeats the process.......


Milk bank

I am desperately looking for a source for breast milk as my grandson who was a preemie and is now nine months old, weighing 12 lb. now, 3 lb. at birth, is not gaining weight as...


Pump Suggestions?

I am currently pregnant with my third child and have had some hairy experiences with breastfeeding. Though it has always been my first choice, my first born was supplemented...

Started by Katie on 03/05/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/05/2010 by Jeanne Marie