Health and safety recommendations

So the american academy of family physicians says that weaning a child from the breast before two years of age puts the child at increased risk of illness. And the world health...

Started by Merry on 03/26/2011 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 10/13/2012 by Merry


Crazy weight gain in third trimester?

I havent been obsessive over my weight at all since I know I wont have a problem losing it again. I started my pregnancy at nearly 150lbs...gained a good bit very early on, no...

Started by Noel on 06/07/2011 in Twins

Last update on 06/12/2011 by Rebecca


Breastfeeding while pregnant

My husband & I are trying to have another baby as soon as possible. My son is 4 1/2 months old, and I'm concerned about the effects on my milk supply. Does anyone have any tips...


epidural 2nd time around???

i had my daughter in 2008 and i did not have an epidural with her.. i had nubain and it was amazing but i haden't slept for 3 days prior due to contractions .. my labour took a...

Started by Emma on 04/20/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 04/22/2010 by Jane


A little Guidence

My husband and I recently got married and now have a child on the way. He has a 9 year old son that sees us atleast every other weekend if not more. When we first started dating...



I've been married since Aug of last year to a single dad living on his own taking care of himself and his four yr old son, the day he and his son moved in he doesn't do anything...

Started by Jamie on 03/21/2009 in Want To Vent?

Last update on 03/23/2009 by Becky


Did Feminism Benefit Men more than Women?

Maureen Dowd wrote the following column: Women are getting unhappier. In the early ’70s, breaking out of the domestic cocoon, leaving their mothers’ circumscribed...

Started by Esther on 10/19/2009 in Debating Mums!

Last update on 10/19/2009 by Jodi


All about cloth diapers.

Many people are switching to cloth diapers with their great new designs and cute looks! I have become an avid bumgenius 2.0 fan! I want to hear all about everyone else's cloth...

Started by Amber on 07/27/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 07/30/2011 by Amy


Fort Bragg, NC

For those who are there or have been there, what is there to do for young toddler age? Any recommendations on a pediatrician? I'm PCS'ing there in April while my hubby is...


I feel like a terrible mother!!

I'm nearly 22 years old, have a 4 and half year old son and am 23 weeks pregnant with our second son... But I HATE being pregnant. Don't get me wrong I'm over the moon that we...


My son is almost 8....

And I can't decide if I want to try to give him a little sister or brother. It is so hard now that all the bottles and diapers are out of the house, he can get dressed on his...