Breast feeding blues

I have a question for you moms, I have a nine month old baby, and I breast fed him for eight and a half months, I was trying to feed him for a whole year, but my milk dried...



HI I would just like to hear about if the cry it out method worked for you if so how long did it take etc I dont want to know all the reasons not to do it as i have already done...


Anyone us soy formula?

Okay so I was wondering if anyone uses soy formula, or could maybe help shed some light on this. My daughter never really gets fussy, but for the last two months has REFUSED to...

Started by Alison on 11/21/2010 in June 2010 Mommas!

Last update on 12/18/2010 by Mary


Tips to the soon to be juggler?

Im having my first baby, the father has run off and left me in a bit of a bind in the sense that I'm a full time career woman. I don't want to let the career I built from the...

Started by Beverly Xx on 11/24/2011 in Working Moms

Last update on 12/06/2011 by Mariah


am i in the wrong?

ok a little history before i start: , me and my boyfriend have been together almost 4 years:the 24th will be 4 years. i moved in with him, his parents, and his grandfather in...

Started by Cheyenne on 06/07/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 06/09/2011 by Kelly


Intro (I guess)

"How about sharing one way in which you save money for your family with the community? " Ok.. well - we try to make a bulk meal on Sundays and freeze it in individual portions...

Started by Mary Ellen on 11/18/2008 in Money Saving Tips

Last update on 11/20/2008 by Elizabeth


Kids are NOT expensive!

An acquaintance of my husband never misses a chance to tell him that it cost $1 Million to raise a kid. What a bunch of crap!! I found this "study" on the internet and read...


Sleeping through the night? NOT ME!

How can I get my 9 1/2 month old twins to sleep thru the night, ause wakin up every 4 hrs is getting old really quick! And please don't post sorry I don't know how to help cause...


cottage cheese? gross

hi mommies! i have twin 14 month old daughters and have a question. i am going to the doctor tomorrow, but i wanted to get moms opinions. thanks! I started giving my...


Not sure what to do....(sorry little long)

I usually just creep on here & answer or give advice when I can. But when it comes to my current situation, I'm at my wits end. My SD is 12 & my husband & I have joint custody....

Started by Fallon on 01/01/2011 in Step Moms

Last update on 04/21/2011 by Karen


No longer sleeping through the night.

I am at my wits end trying to get my almost seven month son to sleep through the night. He used to sleep 10-12 hours when he was 2 months old, but then all the sudden he can't...

Started by Genevieve on 03/13/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/14/2009 by Katie


Weaning-too early?

Hi, my baby Abigail is nearly 5 months old and I have just started her on solids (babyrice). Do you think this is too early and should wait or is this ok, do you think? She is...


Sleep Issues - I need some help!

My son will be 6 months on Tuesday and I need help with his sleeping. He naps at daycare and at home on the weekends, no problem. I have (my own fault) gotten him used to...


Weening himself and won't take formula!!

ok, i am going to admit that i am one of those pretty paranoid, by the book type of 1st time moms, just fair warning :) My son is a big baby, born Sep. 29th he weighed 10 lbs...


Presentation and a question.

Hi. I'm new in this community, thought I would just introduce myself :) My name is Rebecca and I'm from Sweden. I have a 10 month old son, who I breastfeed as much as I can. I...

Started by Rebecca on 01/08/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/08/2011 by Jessyka


How Much Is Too Much?

Always a discussion starter - have any of you had any problems over-indulging your grandchildren? I have 5 children and am "grammy" to 14. A couple of our kids think we do...



Hi Am I over-reacting? How would you tell her nicely?? Don't get me wron my mum-inlaw is a really nice lady and we get on great but last night at Easter dinner after my 8 month...