child is 1 and wont leave the breast!

My child just turned 1 and she has been breast feed since she was born. I am having a hard time with stopping she doesnt want a sippy cup and she never sucked a pacifier she...


first birthday party

my baby is turning 1 in just over a month. does any one have any ideas on what you do at a first birhday party?


Gestational Diabetes

How wrong is it that at a time in your life when you eat things you have never liked, crave food combinations you would have never thought of before and are more tired than you...


Teething HELP!!!

my daughter is almost 6 months old and I am pretty sure she is teething, she is drooling like a champ, she doesn't want to put her soother in her mouth sometimes, she is cranky,...


Mirena IUD

Is anyone currently using the Mirena IUD? If so have you gained weight on it? I had mine put in in October and I have had crazy cravings ever since. I have gained back almost...

Started by Erin on 03/11/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/17/2014 by Jessica



My 9 month old has been having pretty bad diarrhea the past couple of days. Any suggestions for helping him to NOT have diarrhea? (He's a breastfed baby)


spitting up..need help!!

ok so my son is 11 weeks old and since he was born he has been spitting up about 2-3tbsp at just about every feeding..he isnt being over fed..he weighs 12lbs roughly and is 23...


Switching to One Nap a Day!!!

Has anyone already made the switch to one nap a day? My 18-year old daughter is sleeping less and less during one of her naps. Today, she wouldn't even sleep for her afternoon...

Started by Mary on 09/17/2010 in March 2009 Babies

Last update on 10/19/2010 by Laura


My son is being diagnosed...

My son is 4yrs old & does not hold conversations...He covers his ears to certain noise...loves baths & pools or water in general...He sometimes flaps his hands when hes...


My Story

let me start by saying me and the bio mother of my step son have been best friends forever, we went to high school together. she tells me everything and i tell her everything....

Started by Katie on 06/09/2010 in Almost Step-Moms

Last update on 06/09/2010 by Katie


A tad too skinny...

My daughter is 22 months and weighs 20.8 lbs. She was 21.8 but got sick and dropped to 20. Amazing how it takes a MONTH to get your kid to gain a lb and a week for them to lose...


Fiance' won't commit!!!!!!

The main reason I'm at my breaking point today is that my now ex-fiance just won't committ to his family, won't get us a place to live won't take care of us and just wants to...

Started by Erin on 07/18/2012 in Single Moms

Last update on 08/17/2012 by Brittany


Tantrums/Overwhelmed. Help?! :(

I am 19 years old, with a 19 month old son. Who is my WORLD!!! I would never, ever trade him for ANYTHING. But, lately he has just been sooo bad. Throwing bad, bad tantrums for...


Pregnant and he's deployed

Not sure if I fit in this group, as the father of my baby I'm pregnant with is not my spouse; just my boyfriend. This is my first kid, and his. I'm due in May and the father is...


New at breastfeeding and 1st time mommy

I have many questions about breastfeeding and my breast milk. My goal is to breastfeed my baby for at least a year. I try my best to pump every three hours for him, if I don't...


how am i to lose all this weight?

this is my first child he is now 5 months old. i am breastfeeding and doing the curves gym program.but no matter what i do count cut and watch my calories excercise,...