BF can save lives and money (news link)

http://health.yahoo.com/news/ap/us_med_breast_feeding_savings.html A yahoo news story I thought I'd share here. Here it is, copy & pasted: CHICAGO - The lives of nearly 900...



Has anybody dealt with the "baby blues" and how did you handle it? What steps did you take and did it make it better? I think i am seeing signs of depression, i read about it...


2Q: Aggression and Pushing skills/education?

First, is it ok for my kids to be so aggressive? Is it normal? They are constantly wrestling/ruff housing or arguing. There are three of them, twin girls almost three,and our...

Started by Jacqueline on 03/01/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 03/06/2011 by Jacqueline


Being Confident and not Terrified

Ok So I'm 21 that is 29weeks pregnant. I've made abunch of mistakes in the past five years and once I got pregnant I stopped runnin the roads. When I say abunch of mistakes I...


Clingy child

Ok, lately my daughter (19 months) has gotten very very attached to me. She is always following me around everywhere, and really wants nothing to do with anyone else. Before...


Rice Cereal

My baby is 3 1/2 months old and I am breastfeeding. I feel like I am a first time mom even though he is my third because I didn't breastfeed this long with the other two. My...

Started by Rita on 11/16/2008 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 11/27/2008 by Lindsey



When and how do you wean toddlers from thier nighttime and morning bottles? My son is down to two bottles but how do I wean him from his bedtime bottle and still have sleep...

Started by Carolyn on 12/06/2008 in Toddlers

Last update on 02/24/2009 by Vicki


New here and sleep question

Hi! I'm Heather and I'm mom to Colin (3/5/2007) Here's my problem...For the first time, having some sleep issues with Colin. We recently found out he has some food allergies...

Started by Heather on 12/18/2008 in AP Moms

Last update on 12/28/2008 by Rachael


How can you make a child start to talk/ use words?

I know that every child does it in their own time but we are afraide that because he always has a passy in his mouth he does not feel the need to use his words. Anybody have any...

Started by Cammie on 03/10/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 03/12/2009 by Carolyn


13-month old refuses to drink cow's milk

Hi Mom's- My daughter was exclusively breastfed for 10 months. We began incorporated cow's milk into her diet to supplement one feeding a day since our doctor didn't feel it...

Started by Irini on 03/23/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/24/2009 by Heather


Keeping Christ in the home.

These days, more than ever, it is important to keep Christ as the HOH. How do you accomplish this and what challenges do you face with this and your children or spouse?

Started by Marta on 07/08/2009 in Christian Mommies

Last update on 07/09/2009 by Rebekah


I don't like the idea of formula!

Ok I am currently breastfeeding my 3 month little girl and I know the time is coming to put her onto the bottle. I do not want to breast feed when she starts teething and my...

Started by Kelly on 02/26/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/01/2010 by Valerie