Hints and Tips

Hi Ladies, my 18 year old step sister is pregnant and I was wondering if anyone had any practical advice on sleep, feeding etc. Practically anything you think might be useful. I...


Anyone else

I don't mean that a later bedtime works better in terms of your family's schedule and that your LO doesn't mind it... but does anyone else's LO actually sleep better with a...


Reintroducing breastmilk to a toddler?

I got pregnant when my son was 5 months old and still exclusively breastfed. After 3 months of fighting an ever dwindling milk supply, sleeping with him latched onto my breast...

Started by Stevie on 05/31/2011 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/02/2011 by Stevie


Middle of the night

My daughter is 7.5 months and still wakes up at least twice at night. She goes to bed every night at 8pm and sleeps until between 3 and 3:30am. My husband usually goes in and...


My own sister won't let me babysit!

While talking with my sister on the phone tonight she brought up the fact that she and her fiance are going to her Christmas party this weekend. She knows I've been wanting and...


Weaning a 19 month old

Hello, My daugther will be 19 months old next week. She is still breastfeeding 3 times a day - first thing in the morning, when we return home in the afternoon, and right...


returning to work

i'll be returning to work by 6/15 and i will start her on bottles, i'm currently breastfeeding and i started pumping my milk yesterday, i got 5 oz of milk, does that seem alot?...

Started by Josephine on 06/02/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/03/2009 by Hila


Bitter Sweet??????

So my daughter is little over 7 months old, I feel I have went through hell (excuse my french) and back with her first we had colic, than shes bored than she has healthy...

Started by Felecia on 06/21/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 06/22/2009 by Felecia


Is it worth the work?

I am breastfeeding... But lately I've been working a lot, and I haven't had time to pump as much as I used to. So I'm producing less, and the baby is eating more (he will be 4...

Started by Antonia on 07/16/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 07/17/2009 by Amber


A Father's Bond With His Son

I am a single teenage mother (19). I work 35-40 hours a week and attend a community college full time (online classes and a 3 hour weekend class). Because I breastfeed I feel I...