Introducing a pacifier?

My daughter is 2 weeks old and has a real need to continue sucking after she has nursed in order to sleep. It is very tiring for me. Her doctor suggested offering a pacifier....

Started by Stacia on 01/07/2009 in Breastfeeding Moms

Last update on 01/09/2009 by Emily


Intrusive strangers and family

Ok, I'm going to be as obnoxious as all the people who ask me "why don't you want more kids?" -- WHY THE HELL WOULD YOU WANT MORE THAN ONE???? One pregnacy, one morning...

Started by Jessica on 01/14/2009 in Moms With Only One

Last update on 04/14/2009 by Tina


8 month old and barely any sleep...

My daughter is almost 8 months old and doesn't sleep through the night. At the same time she doesn't want to take naps during the day...what do I do? If we can get her to sleep...

Started by Ashley on 01/22/2009 in May 2008 Babies

Last update on 01/28/2009 by Michelle


Getting rid of pregnancy weight!

I gave birth on 7th August and Still I feel like my tummies Still Really saggy and I have stretch marks. I only had a 6lb 7oz little girl too! How have you found it? Lost those...

Started by Heather on 02/10/2009 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 02/15/2009 by Alisha



Hi Kerrie, I couldn't seem to post to your wall so I'm posting here. I'll bet that others have some good advice, too. Oh, & I would love to learn more about your husband's...

Started by Holly on 03/16/2009 in Epilepsy Support

Last update on 03/27/2009 by Holly


Weaning a 18 mnth determined girl

vanessa is not eating supper cause she drinks 3 - 6 times a night from me. I have gotten her to take a dummy during the night, but I feel obligated to feed her cause I know she...


intervention specialist's?

There are actually people out there that call themselves Intervention specialist. These are psychologist who adverstise being involved in the family court circut and will...

Started by Alichia on 04/08/2009 in Step Moms

Last update on 04/10/2009 by Jamie


sleeping problem

Any suggestions? My daughter will be 8 months old on the 14th of this month. The last couple of days she will not take a nap unless she is being held. Her night sleeping has...

Started by Jennifer on 04/09/2009 in August 2008 Babies

Last update on 04/20/2009 by Lindsey


mood swings? for an 11 year old

help i cant keep up one day she is happy the next she is depressed is this normal how can i help her i miss my little girl she refuses to talk to me about anything is there...


girl vs boy

i have a girl shes 21/2 n i just had a boy hes 3 mths.ive ben threw all great stuff with my daugther playing barbies dressing her all cute playing princess to looking for snails...


not enough breastmilk?

I don't think I'm making enough breastmilk for my son anymore. I haven't had any problem with it until recently. He's never had formula, but I'm beginning to get worried that...


Hearing Loss

My 5 year was born with moderate to severe hearing loss, he just lost more hearing and is at severe to profound. May be a candidate for cochlear implants. Any thoughts or...



Ive recently just started my 8 week old son on formula about 2 weeks ago, since then he has had alot of trouble pooing....he strains for so long all day and it interupts his...