tell us your story

i see that no one has posted anything about how or why they belong to this group...so does anyone want to share? the good,bad, or happy ending to something that is so...

Started by Shebrea on 09/02/2009 in Birthmoms

Last update on 03/04/2010 by Jenaia


Vitamin Supplements

I am exclusively breastfeeding my little guy and keep reading everywhere that I am supposed to be giving him vitamin supplements. My doctor never said a word about this to me....


Didn't mean to have him at home

I was planning on having my son at the hospital. The midwives were ready. The morning of his birth, I woke up thinking I had to use the bathroom. About an hour later he was...


Are you successful with solids?

My son is 6 months and 9 days and at first he liked his rice cereal but he doesn't like it anymore. He makes a yucky face and slaps the spoon away. I've tried the orange...


should babies swim in Chlorine?

just wondering at what age babies can start swiming in chlorinated pools... i didn't think it was all that dangerous but then i remembered my nurse lady telling me not to even...


Baby not pooping

My son is almost 4 months old and he doesn't seem to be pooping regularly. When he gets on a "normal" track he goes like every other day but for the past week or so he is not...


Breast pumps

I was wondering if the more expensive pumps work better? With my first child I bought a pump for about 50.00 I also had a hand pump I got for free, but I know that the electric...


What is ok to give my baby at 5 months?

I've heard so many different opinions and not sure which route to go! The Dr. said at 4 month check up it is ok to have cereal only! then juice and then veggies then fruit. I've...


breast cancer

I just found out that my paternal grandmother was diagnosed with late stage breast cancer. Are my odds just as high of getting it as if it were my maternal grandmother? I am...



i know there is a ton of info out there and it would take until i was 100 to read it all just wondering if you guys were getting it or not. My ob said it is recommended, but...

Started by Ashlee on 10/28/2009 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 11/08/2009 by Deanna


Precipitous labor

My first pregnancy was a very joyless experience and I hated every minute of it. (I know I know, how horrid of me!) It ended with an extremely unexpected fast labor. I am not...