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


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


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...



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...


BLW @ 6Months

Hi, Im going to start blw in a couple of weeks. I just dont know what foods to give my daughter. I havent found a lot of info online about blw. If anyone has any suggestions on...

Started by Gemma on 08/29/2010 in Baby Led Weaning

Last update on 12/17/2010 by Lorraine


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...


My daughter is 1 and..

she is very picky on what she eats. She wont take jar foods or rarely will and table foods she just as picky with. She also will not take a sippy cup, and i've tried alot of...

Started by Stacy on 05/27/2010 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 05/29/2010 by Joy


Breastfeeding and weaning

I'm so confused lol! My daughter appears to be starting to self wean. I can only guess that she is eating enough solid foods that she is not all that hungry to want to nurse...


What should I be feeding my son?

Alright, my son is a year old and he basically eats everything we give him... even if we don't give it to him he'll still find a way to sneak a bite. But is there anything I...


Family Dinners

I'm making it a priority to have Family Dinner in our house this year at least once a week. I'm Baby Stepping my way to maybe 2 or 3 if possible. How many of you actually have...


8 months old and on solids?

my 8 month old is almost disinterested in nursing. as a result, i'm not producing much milk anymore. he has milk allergies and the formula that he can have makes him throw up....

Started by Heather on 03/10/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/19/2010 by Allison


Help Transitioning into solids

Hey everybody. I need some advise. My baby was a 24 weeker and he will be 2 in February. He is still on the Gerber 1st and 2nd foods because if anything hard goes in his mouth...

Started by Lacee Snyder on 11/24/2008 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 12/01/2008 by Darlene