Overweight moms

I don't understand why some moms are overweight. I understand like a couple of months after pregnancy but a year or later? And then they complain how their babies daddy left...


Holiday Traditions

What are your family traditions for the holidays? We are Christian and celebrate Christmas. My children know that Santa is pretend. They still get to wake up Christmas morning...


diminishing supply

They past couple weeks my milk supply has been dying off. I am barely getting enough for his feedings and that is with the solid foods that my son is also eating. Carson is...

Started by Abigail on 06/24/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/25/2009 by Keela


The mini pill while nursing???

Had my postpartum follow up yesterday, I am exclusively bfing...and the doc wrote a prescription for the mini pill for birth control. How effective is it? Will it affect my...

Started by Lisa on 08/06/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 08/07/2009 by Suzanne



Hello all! Ok, so, I was just wondering how many naps per day your little ones take and for how long? My daughter wakes up at 5am every morning on the dot (she is my little...


Children are inferior goods

Sorry, Bryan Caplan. You may think there’s a compelling economic argument for having a big family, but people aren’t buying it. Literally. A column in the New York Times...

Started by Katherine on 07/03/2011 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 07/03/2011 by Stifler's


My 11 month old won't drink his milk

I have exclusively breast fed my son since birth. He is so attached to my breast but I have to stop breastfeeding because I am ready I start working again. I have talked to his...


Need Help!

My four month old daughter is exclusively breastfed. I have been trying since she was 6 weeks old to get her to take a bottle (of either breastmilk or formula). but she want's...

Started by Cheryl on 12/06/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/09/2010 by Heather


10 months old and early wake up time

Hello, My son turned 10 months old yesterday and has always been a fairly good sleeper. We've gone through rough periods, but has generally been really good at night since 5...

Started by Nicole on 02/01/2011 in March 2010 Babies

Last update on 11/15/2012 by Melissa



Ok before you get your panties in a twist...I quit smoking the minute I found out I was preg...It's been hard, but I did it!! Yay me!! However, my SO still smokes...


How do I convince my Ob that its time?

I am in sever pain, I haven't slept in three weeks, I am drowsy and aggravated. I hurt in my baby bump everytime I walk or do anything over five min. long, I can't feel my lady...


Hellllooo !

im a exspecting mother. im 24 weeks i have a question! i started out weighing 115 and slowly working my weight up. In march i had an ultrasound and wasnt weighed (im having a...

Started by Nicolehaley on 04/22/2014 in Expecting

Last update on 04/26/2014 by Kay


Going CRAZY!!

So im 19 turning 20. I just had my first child in march and she is the light of my life! I am with her father still. He is the most amazing father might i add... The only...