I have a 10 year old step daughter and a (almost) 1 year old son. My step daughter is in 5th grade and lives with us all but every other weekend. I want her to have some...

Started by Sara Jo on 11/06/2008 in Step Moms

Last update on 11/07/2008 by Sara Jo



We recently found out my 15 month old son has very bad allergies. His allergist called us with the results of the blood test and was concerned with how high the levels came...


Solid Foods

My daughter will be 6 months the 24th. We are just now starting her on solid foods. She was 5 weeks early weighing 4lbs 2oz and is now at 14lbs. The doc said we should wait on...



Well my daughter is almost 9 months old now. We had her sleeping in her crib for a long time and she got pretty sick so I brought her to bed with me. I did this because I wanted...

Started by Ashley on 02/13/2009 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/15/2009 by Carlie



My 5 month old has not had a BM in 6 days. I called the doctor yesterday and he said give her pear juice. She has had 4 oz last night 4oz this afternoon and 4 oz this evening...

Started by Lynne on 02/18/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 02/18/2009 by Jessica


Submucous cleft palate

My daughter was recently diagnosed with a submucous cleft palate...does anyone have any experience with this? I'd really like to know what to expect. She was 3 mos. premature...


Getting baby to sleep alone??

My 7 week old son will not sleep by himself. During the day he will only nap if he is being held or in a carrier that I can wear. I try everyday to put him down but he always...

Started by Courtney on 06/01/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 06/03/2009 by Courtney


Sleeping though the night?

My son is just about 11 months and he wakes up twice at night for a bottle. I think its just a comfort thing though that started when he started teething. He doesnt take a...

Started by Amanda on 06/02/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 06/03/2009 by Amanda



Wondering what is common bedtime for this age? We are just realizing now that our son has a pretty late bedtime (his last meal is usually between 9/9:30 and he drops to sleep...


switching from b/f to formula

i dont plan on going to formula anytime soon, but i was wondering when i decide to put my little girl on formula, how would i go about doing it? do i give her a full bottle once...

Started by Ashley on 06/12/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 12/21/2009 by Rebecca


Weight Gain

I have a two month old daughter, she weighed 9lbs 14 oz at birth. Now she she weighs in at 10 lbs 2 oz (30%) and 24 1/2 in long (97%). She had been spitting up almost everything...


Mixing up day and night...

My baby is still very young...only 1 week old and she is so sleepy all day and awake all night long. We wake her up every 3 hours in the day to feed but she falls asleep just...

Started by Jenny on 07/04/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/17/2009 by Deidre


17 month wont sleep

My 17 year old son has never been big at sleeping. I have been trying anything I can to try to get him to sleep at night. I have tired putting him to bed as late as I can keep...


Sleeping issues

Every since my son was born I've had a problem with insomnia - so when my baby stayed up late it wasn't a big deal. he is 6 months old now and doesnt go to bed until between 10...

Started by Scarlett on 10/26/2009 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 10/28/2009 by Sara


Sleep Troubles

My little boy, Kaden, will not sleep more than 20-30 minutes during the day. He had colic for a long time so I held him alot and was always walking around with him. I have tried...

Started by Carmen on 11/02/2009 in June 2009 Babies

Last update on 11/03/2009 by Karen


how do you set a bedtime?

My little girl is a night owl. Thank god she finally started to sleep the longest stretch at night, but she doesn't like to go to bed until at least 11 o'clock. Sometimes its as...

Started by Laurel on 12/11/2009 in August 2009 Babies

Last update on 12/14/2009 by Karen