Need To Be Held

What do you do when you son of only a month and a half will cry just because he wants to be held? Is it right not to pick them up so that they don't get used to it, or should...


i hate myself

lately i have been hating myself. i get angry all the time at my husband for no reason and then want to go cry, i hate my body, within the last month i got a belly pooch and my...


Need tips and advice!!!

I just recently started watching my 21/2 yr old nephew and my 7 month old nephew...on top of my 14 month old daughter...so I have a load! I am in desperate need of ways I can...


how to increase milk supply

my little one began sleeping 4-5 hours at night from birth as we used a snuggle nest co-sleeper which helped nightly nursing immensely. then she went to 6-7 hours and now at 3...

Started by Cori on 07/13/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/14/2009 by Mary Jane


Terrible 2's???

My son, now 19months, has changed. We dont know him anymore. He fights with us, physically, when he doesnt get what he wants. He screams constantly. He wakes up all hours of...


My son won't drink milk anymore

Our son got sick over Christmas and we had to cut our dairy completely. After 3 days of not having a bottle of milk in the morning, he stopped asking for it. So, we decided...


whats some tips

just wondering if anyone has any suggestions in how to get baby to take bottle awake she will take it half asleep but not intreseted if awake please help thats all i can give...


The dirt on poop...

I have a 4 1/2 month old son and a month ago I decied to stop breast feeding cause I couldn't keep up with him, but since then his poop has turned a really dark green color. It...

Started by Crystal on 02/26/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 02/26/2010 by Danni


9 month only weighs 14.2 lbs.

My baby girl is weighing in very small & hasn't gained any weight at all since her 6 month check up. She's reaching all her milestones. She's crawling & trying to cruise...

Started by Ruth on 02/17/2013 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 02/23/2013 by Melissa


HELP!!! Too Young For Solid

My MIL is sweet & very helpful, but she wants to introduce my 2 month old girl to solids (spoon feeding her with cereal)! Isn't she too young? Are there adverse effects on...

Started by Adakpo M on 03/19/2013 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 03/20/2013 by Maria



My spouse and I are having a hard time with our son going down for naps and going to bed at night on his own. Any tips?


Cheaper than cheap!

I need meals that are really cheap. I can't afford to feed my family of 7 due to layoffs. I have to use the local food pantry to help. I am sinking!!!! I need meals that my...


I need help.... PLEASE

What do you do in the situation where both twins weighs the same. At about 9 months (when they started crawling) twin A Michael changed day and night. He use to be the calm one...

Started by Angelique on 04/29/2010 in Twins

Last update on 05/03/2010 by Ciera


16 month old, undiagnosed

I don't exactly know what to write here, we're new to this entire journey. I always knew 'something' was wrong with my son, but no one could pinpoint it. So far he has a...


There are no "Mother of the Year Awards"...

I just need to vent about some moms I know in my life that act and believe that they are "Mother of the Year" and I am a terrible mom bc I choose to not do things the same as...

Started by Michelle on 10/12/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 10/13/2010 by Stifler's


Any point to bf when pg?

Hi, I'm 16 wks pg, and still breastfeeding my daughter who is 20 months. Last time when I was pg, my son weaned himself, much to my dismay because he was less than 2, when I...



Okay... so I just have to gripe. I was in the mall, finishing my Christmas shopping, and my 3 month old daughter started fussing a little in her stroller. Some older lady, that...

Started by Christine on 12/24/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/27/2009 by Casey