So my son has always been incredibly difficult when it came to routines, and in the past few weeks after talking to his pediatrician and looking for as much helpful information...

Started by Kristen on 09/29/2009 in Toddler Moms

Last update on 12/03/2013 by Sam


Inability to retain calories

My daughter is 9 months old and weighs just 14 pounds! she was born healthy at nearly 8 pounds and has always been a big eater often consuming 50 ounces of formula plus solid...


should i

a nice lady told me to come to this group to get more advice on cloth diaper and most of you know how they are used and how well they work and what not. i was wondering how...


Extended exclusive BF

Does anyone have any experience exclusively BF beyond a year? How did that work out for you? When did you start to make a shift toward solid foods? What made you decide to...

Started by Jennifer on 03/11/2010 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 03/12/2010 by Jennifer


A Pat On The Back

In today's world breastfeeding mom's don't always get the support they need and deserve. Often as young mother's we get even less. And breastfeeding can be hard. It can painful...

Started by Lexie on 01/17/2011 in Young BF Mummies

Last update on 02/10/2011 by Cassie



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...