Reflux, Terrible Sleeper

Hi all, I live in Cape Town, I have a 3 and a half month old boy who has been a terrible sleeper since he was born, the nurses in the hospital couldn't understand why this...


Food fights!

I have a huge problem. I am a really laid back mom and pretty calm about everything, but the one thing that really gets me annoyed is this. My daughter drops any food she...


Night confusion

My son is 7 weeks old tomorrow and he is not sleeping well at night at all. He wakes up every hour to two hours and he wants to eat. During the day, he'll sleep for a few...

Started by Shay on 03/10/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 03/18/2009 by Courtney


how do you cope when your partner dies

my husband who i was seperated from died on the 17 th march leaving 4 young sons, at the moment i am so angery with him i dont know how to help kids get through this any advice


My Doc Appointment - VBA2C planned

I'm due on Saturday (5/9), so we're just waiting for baby to make an appearance. Had my OB appointment today which is pretty pointless it seems, since there's not much to...

Started by Allison on 05/06/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 05/07/2009 by Julie


`BABY MAMAS (Body Issues)

` to all de baby mamas out der. wat was your weight b4 & afta pregnancy?? & have yu lost any since then? && if you have any diets or ideas on loosing baby fat.. plsz let me...


Expressing Wants

My 16 mo old daughter can say a lot of words but is having trouble telling us what she wants. She doesn't even express if she is hungry or tired, we only know by her cues...


Paying Board - When do you start?

My eldest son is 18 works partime, goes to uni & has an extremly busy social life. Now he's 18 he is really loving doing adult things. These include drinking, gambling, clubbing...


Starting whole milk...

The time has come for me to go back to work in a couple of weeks and my son will be 2 weeks shy of his one year birthday. He is still an avid breastfeeder, so I know it is...

Started by Amanda on 07/11/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/12/2009 by Naomi


Putting a baby to sleep

My daughter is a little over four months and I don't know when I am supposed to stop rocking her to sleep. She is a baby who fights sleep, she's been this way since day one, so...

Started by Britney on 07/17/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 07/18/2009 by Britney


How to increase breastmilk supply?

I am a mum to a 2 weeks old baby. I wants to know the fastest way to increase my milk supply. Presently I managed to pump 20 to 40ml each time only. Please help!


Potty Training

Ok...So yesterday totally sucked for potty training. Any suggestions on what to do when they are fully capable (she was able to handle a road trip to St. Louis and back telling...

Started by Melinda on 07/22/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 07/28/2009 by Jeanine


Breast Feeding

I am nursing my 7 week old and he is my THIRD child. I nursed my first two for a year each and never had trouble with milk supply. That being said, I am NOT producing enough...


not enough

I wasn't able to breastfeed my first child and I am trying to stick with it with my second child who is 3 weeks old. One of my breasts is really plugged up and I am still...

Started by Victoria on 08/26/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/30/2009 by Pamela


I refuse to give up!

I am having trouble breastfeeding, but I refuse to give up! I just want to put my story out there so that it may help someone else. I have been having trouble breastfeeding my...

Started by Christina on 09/19/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 09/20/2009 by Chelseaszidik


Whats great for getting rid of toddler cold?

Hi, My son has a terrible cold and it just started. He was up all night coughing and tossing and turning. Last night I gave him children Tylenol and again this morning. I...

Started by Katherine on 10/02/2009 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 10/07/2009 by Katherine