First illness away at college

My son who is a freshman in Little Rock AR, a 17 hour drive. Just called to ask what he should do he's not feeling good. So besides the standard, wait and see how you feel in...


Weight Gain

Hi there! My son is 4 weeks old and is currently underweight! He has yet to regain his birth weight and is now 1.1kg short of the expected weight for his age! He was...


all better but not sleeping

Hi My daughter has always been brilliant when it came to bed time. Come 7.30pm she took a drink of milk and walked herself to the door waving goodnight as she went (she only...



I went to my Prenatal appt yesterday...I am 36 weeks and I have already dilated 2cm. Last night I started having contractions, so my hubby brought me to the hospital. They were...

Started by Heidi on 09/10/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 08/29/2012 by Nicole



What do you feed a kid (3 years old) that has multiple food allergies? He's back on formula (EO28 Splash), and eating some foods but is reacting to them. His new appointment...


How to Potty Train My 2 1/2 yr old ?

I have tryed everything bribing sticker charts rewards praise ect. but my 2 1/2 yr old son will not go potty on the potty he tells me no and if i make him sit there he will but...


6month rolls over=no sleep

My 6.5 month old boy rolls over and can't roll back. I can train him to fall asleep on his own as he constantly rolls over and over and can't roll back! so he falls asleep on...

Started by Kasia on 09/20/2010 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 09/24/2010 by Kasia


Gestational Diabetes

i had my three hour/three day carbo-load test on friday that came back positive for Gestational Diabetes. i didn't have it w/my other two babies. just wondering if anyone else...


Dropping a feed

Our son is going to be going to daycare and I will be returning to work at the end of the year. I want to continue to BF the morning and bedtime feeds until he's ready to give...

Started by Jennifer on 09/28/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 10/03/2010 by Sah


Staying Asleep

Does anyone know how to get my daughter to STAY asleep once put to bed? I nurse her to sleep (she'll be one on Christmas Day, so excited!!!) at her bedtime of 7pm. It takes...


Reduce, Reuse...Re-gift?

The oft-maligned tradition of re-gifting is being re-packaged in some circles as a practice that’s less lazy and cheap than it is responsible. As the holidays approach and...


Breastfed baby and bottle HELP?!

Hi, i have an 18wk old baby and i breastfeeding exclusively. Everything is great! We have bottle fed him with my milk many times before since he's been 2mths old when we go out....

Started by Melanie on 01/16/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/27/2011 by Melanie


Anyone else getting cranky?

Hey folks, This is my second pregnancy and I've still got 10 weeks to go. Since I hit the third trimester I've been super cranky and every little thing is bothering me....

Started by Judi on 01/25/2011 in Due April 2011

Last update on 02/09/2011 by Helen


how long do you breastfeed exclusively?

Hi, I nursed exclusively for 5-6 months for all of my three boys, basically I introduced solids when they showed interest and seemed hungrier than I could provide. My sister's...



Hi, so i'm about 5 1/2 wks pregnant and due to cramping , my OB wants me to have my son weaned as of (well ), today! I started weaning him on Monday.. so it gave me 5 days... i...

Started by Becky on 04/01/2011 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 04/06/2011 by Jessica


Why the rush?

My daughter is 7 months and has been on WIC since birth. I was completely determined to breast feed, but she couldn't handle that, and ended up needing to be life flighted to...

Started by Jennifer on 05/04/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 05/05/2011 by Lady Heather